* Listings with an asterisk are part of the JUF/JF partnership of agencies serving the Chicago and worldwide Jewish community.

The Selfhelp Home

908 W. Argyle Street
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: 773-271-0300 , 773-271-8232
Fax: 773-271-0633
Email: info@selfhelphome.org
Web: www.selfhelphome.org
Contact: Efrat Dallal Stein

The Selfhelp Home is the only non-profit Jewish community for older adults in Chicago that offers a full continuum of care. A combination of exceptional quality in cultural programming and nursing care offering independent apartments, assisted living, long-term skilled nursing care and a 5-star short-term rehabilitation center with luxury all-private suites that is open to the community. Kosher meals (unsupervised), daily activities rich in culture and the arts, exercise, movie theater, sanctuary, Jewish programming, wellness center, outdoor patio, live music concerts. The highest quality in culture and nursing care 24 hours a day. Ranked as America's Best Nursing Homes by U.S. News and World Report in 2016-17, 2015 and 2014.

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