Illinois SAGE Affiliates
SAGE Center on Halsted
SAGE Center on Halsted provides an array of programs and services for LGBTQ community members over the age of 55. Each week, more than 150 seniors participate in senior programs to attend workshops, take classes, share a meal or make new friends. In addition to programs for older adults, the Center on Halsted opened Town Hall apartments, Chicago’s first LGBT-friendly senior housing facility, with Heartland Alliance.
SAGE West Suburban Senior Services
Forest Park, IL
SAGE West Suburban Senior Services (SWSSS) offers targeted services and support to LGBT elders 55+. SWSSS addresses the needs of the LGBT community in the Western Suburbs of Chicago through outreach, socialization, health education, education on local, state, and federal programs for seniors, case management; mental health counseling, and regular weekly and monthly programming.
- 8300 Roosevelt Road, Forest Park, IL 60130
- Eric Vironet, MSW, LSW
- LGBT Program Director