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The Selfhelp Home is an active and engaging not-for-profit retirement community designed to accommodate the needs of older Jewish adults throughout the Chicago area.

At Selfhelp, you’ll receive the care you need from staff members who are committed to ensuring your comfort. You will also find an inviting atmosphere, a vibrant lifestyle and friendly people with similar likes and interests.

How can we help you?

Independent Living | Assisted Living  | Short-Term Rehab | Skilled Nursing CareIndependent Living
Assisted Living
Short-Term Rehab
Skilled Nursing Care

Upcoming Events at Selfhelp

Apr
25
Wed
9:30 am Exercise
Exercise
Apr 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy.
10:45 am News & Views
News & Views
Apr 25 @ 10:45 am
A weekly review on the latest headlines and a lively discussion of our opinions, led by a communications expert.
2:00 pm Sitting Tai Chi
Sitting Tai Chi
Apr 25 @ 2:00 pm
Stretch and gentle exercise to help promote mindful living everyday

What's New at Selfhelp

The Selfhelp Home Awarded Joint Commission Nursing Care Center Accreditation and Post-Acute Care Certification

Today, The Selfhelp Home announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Nursing Care Center Accreditation  and Post-Acute Care Certification by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol [Read more..]

Succeeding At Being A Long Distance Caregiver

Whether you live just one hour away or across the country, when an elderly or ill loved one needs assistance, the role of caregiver takes on new meaning and there may be challenges to overcome. Aside from providing hands on [Read more..]

Screenings of REFUGE Shown Around the World

REFUGE: Stories of the Selfhelp Home, Premieres in Poland and Returns to Germany for Eleven Screenings Ethan Bensinger, a Selfhelp Board member, and Director of the documentary REFUGE: Stories of the Selfhelp Home, returned to Europe this fall to screen [Read more..]

Our Greasy Little Secret! Chanukah Latkes Recipe from The Selfhelp Home

Our Greasy Little Secret!  The first night of Chanukah is right around the corner and after close to 80 years, Selfhelp has fried up close to 100,000 latkes – now that’s a lot of potatoes! So… we letting you in [Read more..]

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