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A Day in Your Shoes

Bringing excellent care and customer service to our residents every day requires skill, commitment, empathy, and hard work! To fully understand the experience of our employees, and to learn the joys and challenges of every department, the management team will be spending a full shift in each department. The first to experience A Day in

 
 

A Dream Comes True For Resident Louise Sauer

Louise has lived on the north side of Chicago for most of her life, and has always been a diehard fan of the Chicago Cubs. Her father took Louise and her four sisters to Cubs games growing up whenever he could afford it. As an adult, Louise was able to go more frequently because she

 
 

CB Village introduces innovative “Savor the Flavor” program for residents

For independent living residents, Central Baptist Village (CB Village), which contracts with Morrison Community Living on its food and dining services, offers Savor the Flavor, a program in the main dining area that gives residents a chance to try new or exotic flavors not usually on the menu. Some residents who are in the early

 
 

Connections between Music and Memory

Extensive neuroscience research has shown that music can have a profound effect on memory and health. The simple experience of listening to music can revitalize individuals with dementia and other brain disorders, and can be used to improve one’s quality of life. As part of our commitment to delivering award-winning care at Central Baptist Village,

 
 

Early signs of Alzheimer’s and what to do if you see them

According to experts, as many as five million Americans age 65 and over suffer from Alzheimer’s. The early signs of Alzheimer’s may not be obvious, or they may be confused with the forgetfulness that sometimes comes with aging. If you have concerns about a loved one, the Alzheimer’s Association provides this checklist of signs to

 
 

How to shop for an older adult

How to shop for an older adult It’s easy to shop for children — books, toys, games and other products geared for the young abound. But how do you shop for your favorite young-at-heart senior, who may be trying to downsize or who simply doesn’t want more stuff lying around to dust? • Pay attention

 
 

You don’t have to be alone

Earlier we talked about the top 5 reasons to make the move to a retirement community before winter sets in, with the cold, the snow, and the ice. During the harshness of winter, a community setting is a great place to be. We take care of the chores, and you’re free to explore all those

 
 

Central Baptist Village Selected One of The Chicago Tribune Top Workplaces

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Norridge, IL. – November 17, 2014 – Central Baptist Village is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of The Chicago Tribune Top Workplaces in an annual survey. The award, based on employee’s opinions of their employers, recognizes Central Baptist Village as a Workplace Achiever in which employees are

 
 

Top 5 reasons you should make the move to senior living now

Most of us put off doing the things that we don’t think we’ll like (making a date with the dentist comes to mind). When it comes to big changes, it’s even harder to take the first step. One of those big changes for older adults is moving to a retirement community. At Central Baptist Village,

 
 

Making the move to a richer life

First in a “Moving Mom and Dad” series about helping older adults make the move to a senior living community Moving to a new home can be exciting, but most Americans agree that it’s stressful too. There are all kinds of tasks to take on, such as calling movers, contacting utilities and the US Postal

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Welcoming Seniors
of All Faiths Since 1896

Central Baptist Village is a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community with more than a century of dedicated service in caring for older adults.

Why choose
Central Baptist Village?

Our team approach supports residents and their families through the transitions of aging. We offer on-site independent living, assisted living, memory support care, skilled nursing care and short-term rehabilitation. Residents enjoy enhanced independence and greater peace of mind knowing health care needs are based on a personalized plan and delivered within a community of friendship, faith, and family.

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Phone: (708) 583-8500

4747 N. Canfield Avenue
Norridge, Illinois 60706