Altenheim Retirement Community has been a presence in Wheeling since 1891, offering stylish housing for independent men, women and couples who are 65 years of age and older. Cottages are rented on a monthly basis and are equipped with stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, washer and dryer. Amenities include lawn care, snow removal, general maintenance, meals, activities, and more! Rent does not include utilities. There is no admission fee.
Check out the Photo Gallery for pictures of our cottages and Retirement Community happenings!
Blog on Aging
How can I get my parents to use technology?
August 7, 2015, 11:53AM
Why can't I get my parents to take advantage of today's technology?
July 14, 2015, 1:58PM
What IS Elder Law?
March 24, 2015, 12:14PM
What is observational status for someone in the hospital?
Senior/Caregiver Resources & Referral Services
Altenheim Resource & Referral Services has been offering unbiased information on services and aging issues since 1995 without regard to income or location. Free services include assessment, resource information, a lending library, and community programs. Workshops with continuing education credit are also scheduled for social workers and nurses. We also offer presentations on aging, caregiving and our facility at no charge and requiring no minimum audience. Seniors, family caregivers, and professional caregivers are encouraged to contact us by phone, email or in person for information on service options, available resources and caregiving concerns. We can help you with the aging and caregiving journey. Let us be Your Gateway to Senior Care!
Our Events and Programs sections lists upcoming programs with Resource Services programs listed in CAPS.
Check out our Blog section for questions and answers pertaining to aging and caregiving!