CHICAGOLAND COLLAR COUNTIES ASSOCIATION OF SENIOR SERVICE PROVIDERS AKA ASSP
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Originally founded in the early 1980's by the DuPage Senior Citizen's Council and now an independent, non-profit association serving the disabled and those over 55 in DuPage, Kane, Will, McHenry and Lake counties.
As a local membership organization, we strive to promote community awareness of our members products and services; facilitate collaboration among our Chicago-area members to share best practices via local and virtual networking events; generate opportunities to volunteer or release grant funds to better the lives of those within the broader community and to enhance our career satisfaction.
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Financial, Legal and Medical Professionals
Certified and/or licensed individuals whose goal is to help seniors make wise decisions about their immediate needs and future plans.
By offering everything from companion care to 'ADL' to nursing and hospice services, these organizations strive to help seniors remain safe, comfortable and well for as long as possible in their favorite place, home.
A variety of organizations that have programs to serve seniors in some capacity including providing physical and emotional support.Residential & Healthcare Facilities
From daytime socialization to independent & assisted living, rehab, or skilled nursing and memory care; these specialty locations provide options for families to consider locales both at independent sites or continuum of care (when living on one's own no longer appeals or is not feasible).
All others who aim to serve or fulfill specific needs of the senior community.
Undergrad or Graduate Students - Seeking Interns!
Undergrad or Graduate students from colleges or universities enrolled in a program that relates to geriatrics or gerontology.