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

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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.

The Danish Home has important information to share from our staff, the Illinois Department of Public Health, and the US Government about the COVID-19/Coronavirus and how we are keeping our residents and our community healthy. Please click the buttons below to learn more. 

Call today to learn more or to schedule a visit

773-775-7383, Ext 4