Senior Suites Garfield Ridge

5839 S. Harlem Ave.

Chicago, IL 60638

MAIN: 773-229-1533

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Live with confidence in our affordable Chicago senior community.

Come explore an affordable senior lifestyle at Senior Suites of Garfield Ridge. Located in Chicago’s Garfield Ridge neighborhood, we provide an exciting, fulfilling lifestyle to seniors in the area. Our warm community is for active seniors who want more options for interaction in their days. We take things off your to-do list with convenient transportation for grocery shopping and housekeeping.

Senior Lifestyle’s Senior Suites have been Chicago’s pioneer in affordable housing since 1995. There are now 24 communities in the area. With the city’s cooperation, we offer affordable senior living in a variety of neighborhoods to those individuals 62 years and better. 

Those interested in our 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. You won’t have to pay a big security deposit or buy-in to join our community. We only require a 12-month lease. With the application process in mind, we welcome anyone considering our community, including prospective tenants, families, and friends to visit and 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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Explore Our Floor Plans

Rates starting at $1,158*

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What Can You Expect to Enjoy?


You’ll love your beautiful new home at the Senior Suites of Garfield Ridge. Our warm community features well-appointed community rooms, a beautiful outdoor patio, a library stocked with best sellers and board games, and more spaces to make yourself at home. Our community includes:

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

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.


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 team members 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.


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

A Community for All Lifestyle Options

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