Agency: To reduce poverty by providing services and developing resources with partnering agencies to help meet basic needs to improve the lives of the elderly, disabled, and/or low income people in the community.
SMiles program: To improve quality of life and independence of non-drivers over the age of 60 who are ambulatory.
Escorted Transportation Service Northwest (ETS/NW)
We exist to serve seniors, living within the northwest suburban Cook County area, who require escorted transportation services to attend medical appointments, which allow them to age in place in their community with dignity.
The mission of the Hunger and Health Coalition is to relieve poverty and hunger in a compassionate manner for families and individuals who are experiencing economic hardship and food shortages. We serve low-income residents of Watauga, Ashe and Avery counties who are forced to make choices between paying rent, buying groceries or taking medication. Our programs are a one-stop resource for families in need. We offer programs and services that address basic needs of low income families in our community, providing nutritious food, life-sustaining medications, and wood for heating and cooking.
The mission of Loaves & Fishes is to provide hot nutritious meals that are prepared, delivered and served to low-income families, disadvantaged individuals with a special concern for children, families, seniors, veterans, students, disabled, and the homeless. All are welcomed, no questions asked.
Lori's Hands transforms students' understanding of community health by matching them with individuals living with chronic illness in meaningful, helping relationships. Community members receive in-home support and, in turn, educate next-generation health leaders about the experience of living with chronic illness.
Making A Difference Foundation (MADF) is a nonprofit, charitable organization that was founded in 2003 with the mission to make a difference in the lives of others, one person at a time, by helping them acquire the most basic human needs: food, housing, encouragement, and opportunity.
Our mission: Na Hoaloha provides compassionate care to seniors and persons with disabilities to help them remain independent and to enhance their quality of life.
Our vision: Na Hoaloha is a community driven volunteer organization providing services by volunteers in service to others.
New Cassel Retirement Center is a caring residential community committed to providing an array of quality services. We celebrate the innate dignity and enhance the total wellness of the aging person. Our values include respect, compassion, responsiveness, and hospitality. Sponsored by the School Sisters of St. Francis, New Cassel continues the healing ministry of Jesus.
Nutrition & Services for Seniors is a non-profit agency dedicated to providing innovative, effective programs that assist older adults in leading quality lives while maintaining dignity and independence.