Hygge is a Danish word that has been embraced by the entire world. Translated as “cozy,” hygge is at the heart of The Danish Home’s mission to ensure that residents are comfortable, cared for, and loved.

Our Community


Nothing is more important to The Danish Home than earning the trust of our residents and their families by offering them a reliable, secure future.

Resident Life


Among close friends and warm, loving staff each day, residents can’t help but feel happy at The Danish Home.

Our Care Concept

Explore the Difference

There’s No Place Like The Danish Home

The Danish Home is a home in the very best sense. Open to people of all backgrounds, we are an intimate, boutique community in the historic neighborhood of Norwood Park where we laid our roots nearly 130 years ago. Come explore the difference at The Danish Home!

making decisions

We’re Here to Help

Making decisions about senior living can be difficult for seniors and their family members. We at The Danish Home are here to answer your questions and help you navigate the process. Download our four-part guide or call us today for a personal meeting.

ways to give

The Danish Home Foundation

The Danish Home Foundation is a not-for-profit organization funded and operated 100% by private donations and endowments. These donations preserve the purpose and spirit of The Danish Home, envisioned by its founders, to provide care and a safe, comfortable haven for older people.

Join us for a three-part lecture series for adult children of older parents.
Learn from the experts…

I) Feb. 18, 4:30 p.m. – How to recognize signs that
a loved one may need help;

II) Feb. 26, 4:30 p.m. – How social interactions alleviate
the effects of isolation and depression;

III) March 5, 4:30 p.m. – How to navigate the financial implications
of various senior living options.

Each lecture is led by an expert on their topic.

RSVP by Feb. 14 at 773-775-7383, ext. 4.   

This series is free of charge; refreshments will be served.

Contribute to
“Our Future in Focus”
Capital Campaign!

Call today to learn more or to schedule a visit

773-775-7383, Ext 4