Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham


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Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

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We're located at

1050 W. 79th St.
Chicago, IL 60620

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  • Independent Living

rates starting at

  • $741 to $1012 /month
  • * Contact us to see if you qualify

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Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

5-star Living at Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

Built in 2007, the Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham is a beautiful community for seniors age 62 or better. Our affordable, high-quality apartment homes feature a number of amenities for safety, comfort, and entertainment, and the care from our dedicated staff is unmatched. Located among the many attractions of Chicago, Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham offers the best value in the area.

Designed with you in mind

Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham allows residents to maintain an active lifestyle with the ease of maintenance-free living, security, and wellness programs. We also offer on-site parking, secured entry systems, complimentary laundry rooms with washers and dryers, and grocery shopping transportation. Your comfort and convenience is always our top priority.

Care that’s always there

Prior to moving in we speak with you and your family to showcase all the advantages at Senior Suites that will allow you to enjoy your independence to the fullest. These include our emergency pull cord system as well as our daily up and about check-in service.

Our mission is to provide a lifestyle that fosters independence, actively engages the mind, invigorates the body and nurtures the spirit while offering you and your loved ones the peace of mind you deserve.

Worry-free lifestyle with just a simple lease

While some communities insist on new residents putting down huge, non-refundable payments up-front, we like to do things a little differently. We care about not only the physical and emotional well being of our residents, but their financial health as well. That’s why we offer our residents all the perks and ease of apartment living without the expensive buy-in—just a simple lease. Residents must financially qualify for the community and the apartment for which they reside. Rental rates are based on availability, the specific income designation for the specific apartment, and the applicant’s income. Rate and income levels are determined and monitored by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Our community consists of 85 studio and one-bedroom affordable senior apartment homes, with varying floor plans and amenities.

Dining at Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

Services at Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

Our Service Culture Makes the Difference

It’s the service culture at every Senior Living community that sets us apart. Our experienced, highly trained staff find everyday fulfillment as they help residents live life to the fullest. Below you will find the services and amenities available that are specific to this location, organized by lifestyle option.

Independent Living

  • On-Site Maintenance Personnel
  • Utilities – Excluding Telephone and Internet
  • 24-Hour Emergency Call Response
  • Free Laundry Room

General Amenities

  • Emergency Call System
  • Fitness Equipment
  • Planned Social Activities
  • Outdoor Patio Area
  • Spacious Community Rooms with TV’s and DVD’s
  • Pet Friendly
  • Individually Controlled Heat and Air
  • Weekly Transportation for Grocery Shopping

Points of Interest

Senior Lifestyle communities are located near many cultural, culinary and spiritual points of interest. We encourage residents to explore their local communities however they like. We arrange for scheduled trips to local markets, theaters and more, but we also love it when residents create their own trips!

Points of interest near this Senior Lifestyle community include:

  • St. Sabina Church
  • Grace Calvary Methodist Church
  • Liberty Temple
  • Carter Temple
  • St. Bernard Hospital
  • Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
  • Auburn Gresham Activity Center
  • Ford City Shopping Center
  • Theatre Chatham Theatre
  • St. Xavier University
  • Daley College
  • BJ’s Bakery Restaurant
  • Salaam Restaurant
  • Olive Garden
  • Bank of America
  • Chase Bank
  • Thurgood Marshall Library
  • AMF Bowling Center
  • Chicago White Sox
  • Jesus Christ Bookstore
  • Walgreen Drug Store
  • AFC Center
  • Chicago Midway International Airport

Floor plans at Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

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Programs at Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

Stop Dreaming—Start Doing!

Senior Living communities thrive because many of our residents are curious, interesting individuals who love to collaborate with their neighbors and our staff. They consistently make brilliant suggestions for interesting new programs and clubs, which we are more than happy to make a reality. We empower every resident to continue to grow, connect, move, and create at their own pace.

Awards for Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

And the Award Goes to…

Since Senior Lifestyle was founded in 1985, our skilled and compassionate team has been helping Senior Living residents learn, grow, and connect in ways they never expected. The best part is that we learn from our residents even more than they learn from us, which might explain why our programs and services continue to evolve and improve every year. As a result of our high level of service, we’ve received official recognition over the years. While we are proud of these awards, our passion for what we do continues to drive us to improve every single day. 2013 Excellence Award

Awards for Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

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Testimonials for Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

We can talk all day about how great our communities are, but we think you should hear from people who have experienced first-hand how we offer an unmatched quality of life at every senior living community.

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“Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham, in Chicago Illinois is a very unique assisted living community for seniors. This facility was endorsed by the mayors office. It is new, clean and well maintained. The facility itself is a large apartment complex, but it still gives the sense of “home”. I was impressed with their Fit For Life” program. They have modern exercise equipment. They also pride themselves on “stimulating social, educational, cultural, and recreational activities”. I was able to observe residents engaging in many activities during my tour. This community also claims to have excellent menu choices. While the menu does offer a variety, I did not experience the food on my tour. Either I was hungry or the food is good, because the smell made me want to try, but I did not have the time to sit down in their restaurant style dining area. Overall, I would rate this assited living program above average.” – Kim

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“We choose Auburn Gresham Senior Suites because of the location and availability. It is a nice clean place. The staff is very friendly and caring. They have a dining area. The rooms are in a very nice size. They have a lot of activities and they also have services that takes them to grocery stores and doctor’s appointments. My friend loves it and I love it too. I am definitely recommending it to others.” – Louise14

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“My friend’s apartment is great, everything is going great. The common areas are clean, the residents there are very friendly, the office help are wonderful and helpful and I like the way they take the time to explain things to you and they understand, because they’re seniors, that sometimes they don’t understand so they take time to re explain it. Overall, the place is just terrific, her apartment is so adorable and it was clean. I didn’t see anything wrong with it, even the elevators and the floors and the laundry room was clean to me. I didn’t have no complaints about it, my thing is cleanliness and I didn’t see anything that I could complain about.” – Friend

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“I really liked Senior Suites of Auburn. It is a beautiful facility. I feel very secured with the security that they have there. They’re very conscientious about the seniors’ safety and security. The staff treated me very nicely. But they wouldn’t admit me because I am considered as a high-income earner.” – Gilbert W.

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“The familiarity of the community really made our loved one feel safe and welcomed. The atmosphere was just perfect for our situation. When our loved one came to visit the community she found out several of her friends were already living here. Roselyn, which works at the front desk, provided us with exceptional customer service and lead us every step of the way.” – Marvetta

Special Offer

Save $1,000 on Moving Expenses!*

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Senior Lifestyle is here to lessen the load. That’s why we’re offering $1,000 off your moving expenses for move-ins prior to 12/31. We take pride in making everyday a happy day. This even includes moving day.

Request more info to receive a coupon for $1,000 off your Moving Expenses. Print out the $1,000 off coupon and bring it with you when you visit the community!

*Participating communities only. Limited-time offer applicable to new residents only and must be presented at the time of deposit.

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Visiting Senior Suites of Auburn Gresham

Our doors are always open, and we'd love to show you around! You'll get to meet staff and residents as you tour our beautiful community. We encourage you to learn more about everything we have to offer -- just click any of the links to the left. There is always something abuzz here, so every day is a great day to visit. We look forward to meeting you!

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1050 W. 79th St., Chicago, IL 60620

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