For Seniors Interesting in Applying for Housing through CHA
Contact CHA’s Occupancy Department at (312) 913-7266 or visit the Online Portal to submit an application.
CHA SENIOR RESIDENT SERVICES AND REFERRALS
Resident Services offers a range of services and programs for seniors living in senior-designated housing and seniors living in family, mixed income and scattered sites developments. Services are designed to enhance seniors’ quality of life. Resident Service Coordinators and FamilyWorks providers offer assessment/referral services, assistance in applying for benefits and also plan social, health/wellness and educational activities. For more information contact your building or development’s Resident Service Coordinator in senior-designated properties or FamilyWorks provider in family, mixed income and scattered sites properties.
For general information about Senior Services please call the Senior Hotline at (312) 913-7164.
FOR ALL CHA PARTICIPANTS
In-home vaccinations are available to all Chicago households. Anyone age 5 and up is eligible to receive a vaccine. Consider in-home COVID-19 vaccinations. Learn more here.
Flu Shot Clinics
Flu shots are available at over 250 doctor’s offices, pharmacies, community health centers, and flu clinics across the City of Chicago. See nearest flu shot clinic locations mapped here.
Free, Contactless Prescription Delivery
CHA is excited to share a new resource, Capsule, an online pharmacy that provides free, same-day prescription medication delivery across all of Chicago, along with the greater Cook and DuPage Counties. Capsule’s online platform enables customers to use Capsule via mobile app or website so customers can chat in real time with a pharmacist, see the cost of their medications, and schedule free, same-day delivery. To get started, call or text 312-589-7620 or visit Capsule.com, or download the Capsule app on your mobile phone.
Capsule's free, same-day delivery is contactless. Learn more here.
211 for Health and Human Services
Need help and don’t know where to turn? @211MetroChicago is a free and confidential helpline offering 24/7 access to trained, local specialist who will connect you to food, housing, utility assistance, access to healthcare and other vital resources
- Call 2-1-1
- Text your zip code to 898211
- Visit 211MetroChicago.org
988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is a United States-based suicide prevention network of over 200+ crisis centers that provides 24/7 service via a toll-free hotline with the number 9-8-8. It is available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.