The residents and staff have organized free events to celebrate Seniors’ Week, from May 16 through May 23, at the retirement community, 408 S. Oak Park Ave. The month of May is Older Americans Month. As a result, a variety of communities in the Chicago area have proclaimed the week of May 16-23, as “Celebrating … Oak Park Arms marks Seniors’ Week May 16-23 Read More »
A TV segment from CBS 2 Chicago titled, “Helping our Aging Veterans” was shot at the Oak Park Arms Retirement Community with several senior residents who served in the military.
The Oak Park Arms celebrates its 90th anniversary during the first weekend in May at the Oak Park Arms Retirement Community, 408 S. Oak Park Ave. A multi-event extravaganza has been planned for the public, residents, families and friends. Tours include the updated and refurbished media room as well as many other improvements throughout the … Oak Park Arms Celebrates its 90th Anniversary Read More »
Oak Park resident Patricia Koko has joined the Oak Park Arms Retirement Community (OPA), as the Outreach Coordinator of the Adult Day Care Program. Her responsibilities include ensuring the community is aware of the program and how it operates, and encouraging caregivers to consider the value of such a program for a loved one who … Patricia Koko joins the Oak Park Arms as Outreach Coordinator Read More »
They’ve been acting together for years, but the day to day stresses of work and life have kept them out of the theater. 10 years ago, Pam Turlow and her husband Ben Dooley saw an opportunity. After her father had checked into the Oak Park Arms Retirement Community, they thought about putting on a show. … Golden Age of Radio Read More »