AgeOptions’ New Comprehensive Needs Report

AgeOptions commissioned the University of Illinois Chicago Department of Disability and Human Development to report on the changing demographics of the 50+ population in suburban Cook County in Aging in the Suburbs, A Comprehensive Needs Assessment of County County Suburbs 50+ Population.  An accompanying demographic analysis website was commissioned from Rob Paral and Associates.

See the findings here:

AgeOptions thanks Rob Paral, the researchers, community-based organizations, houses of worship, community groups, and general members of the population who participated in the research by completing surveys and attending focus groups. Because of your participation, we are in a better position to plan for the future and meet our population’s needs.

This publication is prepared and printed in part with federal Older Americans Act, State of Illinois General Revenue, and funds from the Michael Reese Health Trust. The Illinois Department on Aging and U.S. Administration on Aging are recognized for their support of AgeOptions. Neither is responsible for the content of this publication.

Posted on June 27, 2023

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