Senior & Adult Care

Whether you are concerned about a senior or adult relative’s immediate needs, are interested in learning about resources or are simply thinking about planning for the future, the Office of Work/Life & Family Resources is available to provide assistance, advice, connections, and resources that can help.

Northwestern Senior Care Connections

Quality Care for your Loved Ones - Expert Advice for You

Experienced senior and adult care advisors provide you and your family with:

  • In-depth individual and family consultations - Expert guidance, planning and support for you and members of your family
  • Customized comprehensive action plans - Clear, concise, actionable steps for caregivers and their families
  • Vetted providers across the United States - geriatric care managers, elder law attorneys, at-home care services, senior housing, adult day programs, transportation, and Alzheimers/dementia care

Learn more speak with a senior care advisor call 1-855-781-1303 Ext. 3.

What's New? Onsite Senior & Adult Caregiver Support and Senior & Adult Backup Care

As of September 1, 2017, Northwestern will offer onsite group and individual support for senior & adult caregivers and their families, and subsidized senior and adult backup care through Care.com.

For more information, contact Anna Freedman in the Office of Work/Life & Family Resources at worklife@northwestern.edu or (847) 467-6518.

To access an adult & senior backup care provider, call 1-855-781-1303 Ext. 2.

Additional Resources

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) online offers resources and tips for:

  • Aging Well
  • Planning for the Future
  • Caregiving
  • Grief and Loss

Login with username: northwestern and password: eap.

Caregiver Resources