We recognize every individual’s physical, mental and social needs and provide a secure environment that fosters independence for as long as possible. Walking paths, visual cues and home-like amenities invoke a sense of freedom and independence.
Founded in 1904, Presbyterian Homes is an independent, not-for-profit and faith-based organization with a national reputation for creating extraordinary retirement communities. Fully accredited by CARF/CCAC, the nation’s only accrediting body for retirement communities, Presbyterian Homes serves older adults through our acclaimed retirement communities in Evanston, Lake Forest and Arlington Heights, Illinois.
We are a non profit organization with a mission to educate and provide assistance to seniors struggling addiction as well as caregivers and family members with concerns. Our primary objective is to effectively halt the growing silent epidemic of senior addiction.
This comprehensive guide focuses on scholarships and financial aid available to LGBTQ college students. It’s not only a list of funding opportunities- there are tips on, for example, how to navigate applying for financial aid before coming out to family or if family is not supportive.
This is a comprehensive guide that focuses on transgender students. It includes scholarships specific to the trans community, describes how to find a transgender-friendly college and provides a directory for additional resources to help with academic and extracurricular success.
A comprehensive guide created for LGBTQ students, allies, and other community members. It offers tips for knowing if a college student is LGBTQ friendly and highlights the schools going above and beyond to welcome these students. It also explains the Campus Pride Index and includes an interview with Gary Howell, a staff member at Argosy
The Representation Project inspires individuals and communities to create a world free from gender stereotyping and social injustices. Miss Representation is a film that displays how the media is selling the idea that girls’ and women’s values lie in their youth, beauty, and sexuality and not in their capacity as leaders.
St. Coletta’s of Illinois was created by the Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi for the purpose of providing services in a Christian environment for all children and adults with developmental disabilities and other persons with short-term needs. Through training, residential, and educational programs designed to enhance physical, social, and spiritual well-being, St. Coletta’s encourages
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network brings a singular and comprehensive focus to childhood trauma. NCTSN’s collaboration of frontline providers, researchers, and families is committed to raising the standard of care while increasing access to services. Combining knowledge of child development, expertise in a full range of child traumatic experiences, and dedication to evidence-based practices,
Normandy House offers a nurturing home environment for those recovering from addiction. Normandy House offers the benefits of living in an urban location without easy access to drugs. Their properties offer access to employment and volunteer opportunities and proximity to recovery resources, including 12-step meetings and outpatient treatment.