While we continue to plan for the future at Chicago Methodist Senior Services, we’re also proud of our rich history.
Our roots can be traced all the way back to 1896, when Mrs. E.E. Hartwell rented a six-room flat in Chicago to provide housing for elderly women in need. This desire to help led to the creation of what is known today as Chicago Methodist Senior Services.
Over the years, we’ve expanded our community and residential services on Chicago’s north side in response to the changing needs of the population we serve. Take a look at the timeline below to see our evolution: