Your source for trusted community resources.

Welcome to the CARE Program
Mission Statement
Serving seniors in our community by connecting families with trusted community resources. Following is a list of programs we can offer your congregation:
Senior Housing and Health Services
  • Functional Fitness
  • End of Life Decisions According to the Ethical Religious Directive (ERD) of the Catholic Church
  • Senior Living Options: Rental vs. entrance fee options
Elder Law and Related Planning
  • Protect Your Life Savings Against Expensive Long-term Care Costs
  • Understand the Number-One Threat to Senior Citizens:  Financial abuse
  • Understand Medicaid and the VA Aid and Attendance Benefit
Palliative Care, Hospice and Grief Support
  • What’s the Difference?  Palliative Care vs. Hospice
  • Pain is Not a Normal Part of Aging
  • How to Be a Friend to Someone With a Serious Illness
Hospital and Healthcare Services
  • Diabetes Education and Management
  • Nutrition for Healthy Aging
  • Home Care: Quality healthcare in the comfort of your own home
Private Duty Care and Geriatric Care Management Services
  • Bridging  the Gap: Hospital to home with a stop in rehab
  • Dementia With Dignity
  • Medication Safety: Ten simple tips to follow for the what, why and how of taking medications properly

Independent, Supportive and Assisted-Living Communities
  • Illinois Supportive Living Program: A unique housing option that provides financial assistance.
  • Medicaid: Learn more about the Medicaid program and how it really works
  • Dementia:  Learn about the types and symptoms of various dementias