Helpful Resources

With over 3,000 residents, 34 communities and 150 employees, Embrace Living Communities is built on stories. Each day, people at our organization inspire one another, share ideas, lend a helping hand, and even advocate for the needs of others.

Read the stories unfolding at Embrace Living Communities today:

Spring Cleaning: How Seniors Can Downsize and Declutter
How Embrace Living Communities Support Others
Housing and Health: How Embrace Living Communities and Advocate Aurora are teaming up to Tackle the Two Biggest Threats to the Aging Population
Q & A with Director of Housing Operations Greg Watson
7 Benefits of Therapy Dog Visits
How Seniors Can Protect Themselves
How the Community Helped Our CASL Residents Celebrate Chinese New Year
Six Community Partners That Help Enrich Our Communities
Q & A with Social Service Coordinator, Monica Grasse
How Older Adults Can Prepare for Winter Outings (As Inspired By Our Communities)
Simple Resolutions for Older Adults to Pursue
Our Favorite Moments from 2018
A Festive Holiday Q & A with Rose Malcolm, Manager at Peace Memorial Manor
Positive Ways to Uplift Others During the Holiday Season
Fun, Festive Holiday Activities to Enjoy (Inspired by Our Communities)
3 Fullfilling Ways to Connect with Younger Generations (As Inspired By Our Communities)
How Honey, a committed therapy dog, helps residents and others in Rockford
National Author’s Day: Q & A with Theresa, an Embrace Living Resident
3 Ways to Give Back This Season (Inspired By Our Communities)
Election Resources for Seniors
5 Easy Ways to Decorate Small Spaces for Halloween
5 Senior-Friendly Activities to Enjoy This Fall
Q & A: Meet Ed Havlovic
5 Fantastic Holiday & Seasonal Card Ideas Inspired By a Community Resident
Ways to Participate in Active Aging Week (Including Some Inspiration From Our Communities)
5 Garden Features at Embrace Living Communities You Can Use for Your Garden