Breaking The Ice – Chicago Tribune Feature

When it comes to alcohol, Scott Swanson, President/CEO of The Danish Home of Chicago, says: “The attitude is that The Danish Home is exactly that: the residents’ home, and if they like to drink cocktails, they should be able to do so. We want them to be able to continue enjoying what they’ve always enjoyed.”

Swanson points out that adults need to manage themselves. However, “if consuming alcohol is not conducive to someone’s health, our medical director or clinical staff will work with that person,” he adds.

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