Senior Suites Garfield Ridge Affordable Chicago Senior Living

5839 S. Harlem Ave.
Chicago, IL 60638
Call Today: 773-229-1533

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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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 Cable, Internet, and Phone)
  • 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

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

We Love Garfield Ridge
Imagine spending your senior years in the same Chicago neighborhood you’ve always loved, but with additional amenities. Our Garfield Ridge senior community keeps our residents close to familiar places and faces, while also allowing them to make new friends and benefit from perks like monthly housekeeping and specially designed safety features. Our convenient location is close to Valley Forge Park in addition to plentiful dining, shopping, and entertainment options.

Your Pets are Welcome
We welcome pets with open arms. The love you share with your pet is an integral part of your life. We celebrate that bond and happily welcome your pets into our community.

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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 Garfield Ridge

5839 S. Harlem Ave.

Chicago, IL 60638

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