Long-Term Skilled Care in Chicago

Experience the Highest Professional Level of Healthcare

We offer residents and their families compassionate, high quality, long-term skilled nursing care for all levels of support. The Selfhelp Home maintains the highest 5-star ranking from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The quality of our skilled care has earned us the designation of U.S. News and World Report Best Nursing Home.

Residents living in our healthcare center are met with an experienced staff they have come to know and trust.  A full range of daily activities are offered around the clock, including weekly live classical music concerts, group talks, Jewish holiday celebrations with family and much more.

Residents and their families have peace of mind knowing that around-the-clock care is delivered by an interdisciplinary team of experts. From our Medical Director to our nurses, rehabilitation staff, CNAs, social workers and dietary team — we are dedicated to providing you with the highest quality of life.

What to Expect: Long-Term Skilled Care at Selfhelp

Our long-term care services include:

  • Wound care
  • Pain management
  • Tube feedings
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Chronic care needs
  • Post-surgical services
  • Rehabilitation therapy

Assistance with a full range of personal needs:

  • Meals
  • Dressing
  • Bathing
  • Other personal needs


Residents throughout our home may enjoy the following amenities:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Selfhelp maintains a kosher kitchen but is not under supervision
  • Computer room
  • Library/reading room
  • Beauty salon
  • Gift shop
  • Exercise room
  • Movie theater with state-of-the-art sound and seating
  • Rooftop garden
  • Medical office – in-house visits by all types of medical professionals
  • Synagogue with Friday night and High Holiday services
  • Laundry room
  • Sunday live music concerts
  • Transportation

Music Therapy Program for Our Residents

Long-Term Skilled Nursing Care Fees

Private Room
$457per day
  • - Three meals per day
  • - 24 hour nursing care
  • - Assistance with activities of daily living
  • - Social activities and special programs
Semi-private Room
$403per day
  • - Three meals per day
  • - 24 hour nursing care
  • - Assistance with activities of daily living
  • - Social activities and special programs

Short-Term/Sub-Acute Rehabilitation

Short-Term Rehab Respite Options

Skilled Nursing Respite
$450 daily rate | Maximum 2 week/14-day stay
  • For hospital patients who have been discharged home and Medicare does not cover short-term rehabilitation and cannot manage at home.
  • An option to continue short-term therapy at Selfhelp after discharge and insurance coverage for therapy has ended.
  • Access to therapy through other insurance benefits or private pay.
  • Regular daily rates apply after 14 days

All prices listed are effective as of October 2023 and are subject to change.

Resident Guide Book & Application

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Call (773) 271-0300 or contact us to find out more about admissions