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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The Danish Home

The Danish Home, founded by 12 pioneering women in 1891 in the Danish tradition of caring for its elderly, is a not-for-profit organization, privately financed and endowed, providing a comfortable, dignified community for the elderly.

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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.

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The Hope Chest Blog

The Hope Chest is a weekly online diary characterized by descendants of five of the founders of The Danish Home. Come along with them as they intertwine the past with the present in the spirit of Danish America.

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