Senior Suites Auburn Gresham Affordable Chicago Senior Living

1050 W. 79th St.
Chicago, IL 60620
Call Today: 773-723-0333

Enjoy a charming senior lifestyle at our Auburn Gresham community

Come see what senior living has to offer at Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham. Senior Lifestyle’s Senior Suites have been Chicago’s pioneer in affordable housing since 1995 and currently has 24 communities in the Chicagoland area. With the cooperation of the city, we offer affordable senior living in a variety of neighborhoods throughout Chicago to those individuals 62 years and better.

Our Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham community offers convenient services to residents including transportation, housekeeping, and emergency response systems in a beautiful setting in South Chicago. Our Auburn Gresham location is near shopping and dining, with Walmart nearby as well as cultural centers like St. Sabina Church.

Our community has a Department of Family and Support Services Senior Satellite Center right on site. Residents are able to take part in all the life enrichment activities from the comfort of their own community.

Those interested in our bright community can reach out to our team to learn more about affordable senior housing. Potential residents need to apply and qualify for rental rates, which are based on availability and applicant income. Joining our community requires no security deposit, no buy-in fee, but just a simple 12-month lease. With the application process in mind, we welcome prospective tenants, families, and friends to visit our community to learn more.

If you’re not ready to make the move to our affordable community just yet, we encourage you to join our waiting list to get the best rates when you’re ready.

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Lifestyle Options


Our Independent Living lifestyle offers a vibrant atmosphere with opportunities to pursue your passions, make social connections, and embrace interests you’ve never had time to explore. Enjoy a quality of lifestyle in warm and welcoming community.

Services include:

  • Monthly Housekeeping
  • Weekly Grocery Transportation
  • Utilities Included (excluding phone, cable, and internet)
  • Daily Up and About Checks
  • Emergency Pull Cords
  • Electronically monitored check-in system
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Floor Plans

Rates starting at $979/Month*

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What's Included?

Amenities & Entertainment

Enjoy bright days and comfortable nights in our beautiful senior community. Our community is full of spacious community rooms with televisions and stocked with movies for in-home entertainment. Our well-appointed community spaces make great places to chat with neighbors or play a hand of cards. We also love seeing our community connect, so we keep plenty of planned activities on the calendar. Our community features:

  • Spacious Community Rooms
  • Planned Social Activities and Programs
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Full Kitchen
  • Bathtub or Shower Options Available
  • Grab bars
  • Individually Controlled Heating and Cooling
  • Wheelchair Accessibility.
  • On-site Parking Lot
  • Secured Entry System
  • Complimentary Laundry Rooms

Your Chicago Neighborhood
Imagine staying in the Chicago neighborhood you’ve always lived in while also benefiting from an array of services and amenities. We understand that your neighborhood is an important part of feeling at home and we welcome local residents into our community. Our Gresham location keeps our residents close to familiar places and friends, while also allowing them to make new connections and benefit from a social atmosphere.
Our location is near affordable shopping and dining such as Walmart, Walgreens, pizzerias, and more. We are also close to many religious organizations including Southside Tabernacle Church, Victory Orthodox Apostolic Faith Church, Kendrick Memorial Missionary, and Zion Hill MB Church. One of our favorite local locations is Foster Park, a neighborhood green space with a pool, fitness center, playground, sports courts & a baseball field.

Life Enrichment Within Reach
Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham is affiliated with DFSS Senior Satellite Centers. The Satellite center offers a Health Promotion and Wellness Program including a nurse dietician, pharmacist and social worker, computer training classes, trips and outings, and other life enrichment activities including social clubs, dance, arts and crafts, and other special events. Hot lunch is also available.

Your Pets are Welcome
Your pets are welcome into our beautiful community. We value the relationship you have with your pet and are happy to have them in.

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Each apartment home in our community features a full-sized kitchen complete with a refrigerator, oven, stove, and sink. We also offer weekly grocery transportation to ensure you always have your favorite ingredients and dishes.

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Families and residents can rest assured that our community is safe and secure. In case of emergencies, we provide an emergency call system and have 24/7 professional staff available. Other convenient services include transportation, monthly housekeeping, free laundry rooms, and on-site maintenance personnel to help keep your apartment home in working order.

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Daily Programming

Our regular social activities keep our residents active, fit and connected. We plan our social activities based on our residents’ passions, hobbies, and interests and we’re always looking for new ways to entertain.

Stay Social

Stay connected with friends and family, new and old, with our regular planned programming and celebrations. Whether its a movie screening in the community room or a holiday celebration, we like to keep our community active. Residents also keep active with our free fitness equipment and outdoor space to soak up the sun. Our residents love connecting in our well-appointed community spaces over cards or just conversation

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Senior Suites Auburn Gresham

1050 W. 79th St.

Chicago, IL 60620

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