Aging In Place

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North West Housing Partnership

Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Mount Prospect, Palatine, Rolling Meadows, Des Plaines and other towns in Palatine and Wheeling Townships.

Capable (Community Aging In Place, Advancing Better Living for Elders) is a program for seniors who are cognitive and can stand to enable them to remain in their homes. Coordinated services include an occupational therapist (up to 6 visits per quarter), a registered nurse (up to 4 visits per quarter) and a vetted/insured handyman.

Handyman Program: Fees for the handyman range from $10 to $30 per hour, plus a share of the cost of materials, based on income. No charge for lower income households – $18K for one individual and $22K for two.

Seniors or caregivers contact North West Housing Partnership, 847.969.0561 to apply.

Elderwerks – Searching For Elder Care

Elderwerks Senior Resource Directory (pdf).


Agency on Aging – Northeastern Illinois

A network of services for older persons and their caregivers. You can also find resources.


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Updated 7/25/21