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Where’s the best place to read up on all things King-Bruwaert? You’ve found it here — the news, opinions, insight, commentary about our community, resident stories, and the variety of activities and events happening at our community. Plus, enjoy articles and stay informed with press releases. We’ll always have lots of new info to share with you, so check back often.

Fun Winter Activities in Chicago

Fun Winter Activities in Chicago

Looking for activities to do in Chicago during winter? With King-Bruwaert House only being 20 miles from the city, it’s the perfect escape for memorable experiences, especially this time of year. And the great thing is when you’re done having fun, a quick drive back...

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Building the Future of Healthcare Campaign

Building the Future of Healthcare Campaign

Since opening in 1933, KBH’s mission has been to provide personalized, compassionate residential care and services to seniors of our community. The look of our campus and the scope of these services have changed dramatically over the past nine decades, but our...

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Campus Expansion Update

Campus Expansion Update

King-Bruwaert House (KBH) is building on its 90-year history of providing gracious senior living to those in Chicagoland by partaking in its largest construction project in the last 30 years. Our Life Plan Community based in the west suburbs of Chicago is in the midst...

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The death of empathy, but who cares?!

The death of empathy, but who cares?!

A young woman is talking to her friend. She tells her that “I was coming out of McDonald’s when I ran into an old boyfriend. You know, I just got engaged, but when I looked into his eyes, I felt lost. I’m going to get married in a couple months, I don’t know what to...

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Tips for Caregivers

Tips for Caregivers

Serving as a caregiver comes with a lot of responsibilities encompassing compassion and sacrifice. Not only are you caring for a loved one, but it’s also critical you take the time to care for yourself as well. The American Heart Association captures it best: “Caring...

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