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The Merion offers an LGBT-inclusive senior living experience


Originally posted on Windy City Times. Nestled three short blocks away from Lake Michigan in downtown Evanston, the Merion offers older adults a place […]

The Merion Becomes Illinois’ First Credentialed LGBT-friendly Senior Living Community


In downtown Evanston, The Merion senior living community is committed to meeting the needs of all older adults, including the growing lesbian, gay and […]

The Merion Residents, Staff Connect with Kids and Community Heroes


Every year, the Evanston Fire Department responds to approximate 10,000 calls for fire-related and emergency medical services. On May 4, more than a dozen […]

Resident Hands-On in Retirement


Few people decide to reenter the job market at age 87. According the 2017 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, only 8% of adults age […]

The Merion Partners with Kids for Heartwarming Tribute to Police


  A young boy with his preschool class walks into The Merion a cold January morning and quickly melts the hearts of residents and […]

The Merion Feeds Passion to Help Others and Introduces New Program


Can by can and box by box, hundreds of pounds of nonperishable food recently stacked up at The Merion to start the 2017 holiday […]

The Thirst for Learning Never Stops for Group of Senior Living Residents at The Merion


Every month you can find residents Jackie Mattfield and Robin Tucker holding discussions and teaching classes on a variety of subjects and current events […]

The Piven Theatre Takes Its Show to The Merion


The Merion resident Norma Czajkowski wasn’t shy when she was asked to dance with an actor from The Piven Theatre after a performance for […]

The Merion Resident Celebrates Northwestern’s March Madness Victory


As Beverly Roitman sits in the lobby of her home at The Merion, she watches in anticipation as the Northwestern University Wildcats play in […]

The Merion Making Headlines for Renovations and “Wow” Factor


When you step inside The Merion, you’ll discover a senior living community that resembles a luxury hotel. In 2016, the community unveiled new renovations […]