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.


Lifestyle Options

Senior Suites of Garfield Ridge was designed with today’s active senior in mind. Our Independent Living lifestyle is designed to make your life simpler, with convenient and provided amenities like transportation for groceries and housekeeping. Your to-do list just got shorter. Our community is full of independent seniors who want to spend more time pursuing their passions and less time worrying.

Affordable Senior Living

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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Senior Suites Garfield Ridge

5839 S. Harlem Ave.

Chicago, IL 60638

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Floor Plans

Rates starting at $741/Month


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.



Your favorite dish is right around the corner because at Senior Suites of Garfield Ridge you’re the chef. We provide weekly grocery transportation and full kitchens in our apartment homes so you don’t have to give up your love of cooking when you join our community. We know cooking is an important way for our residents to maintain choice in their days.


Feel secure knowing you’re safe and cared for in our community. We keep our residents confident with an emergency call system there as a contingency. There’s also a 24-hour emergency response, so you can rest easy knowing you’re taken care of. Other thoughtful services include weekly transportation for groceries, regular housekeeping, and on-site maintenance personnel to make sure everything is always working. We also have free laundry rooms for all our residents, making it easy to knock that off your list.


We want to make sure our residents stay active, fit, and fun in our community. We provide a diverse programming schedule rooted in their interests, hobbies, and passions and are always open to suggestions for the next fun thing to do.

Making Connections

Whether you’re enjoying a stroll, reading a book, or looking to play a hand of cards, there are plenty of new connections waiting for you in our beautiful community. We make sure to regularly plan social activities for our residents so they can bond over shared interests and passions. Our spacious community rooms are designed for socialization because we believe connection is important.


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