Support and Companionship on the Journey of Aging and Serious Illness

Care Partners of Cook County provides vital support and services to help clients and their families  address the transitions of aging, serious illness and end of life with safety, dignity, and confidence.

Care Partners works in collaboration with the North Shore Health Care Foundation, North Shore Health, Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and other community service organizations.

Recent News

Upcoming Events

        • HFA’s 20th Living with Grief Program: Transforming Loss: Finding Potential for Growth is Thursday, April 19, 2-4 pm at the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic, lower level classroom. This years’ Hospice Foundation webinar is an inspiring program about positive change and action by the bereaved in the aftermath of loss.

        • Senior Rides Volunteer Training Provide rides to those 60 and over for medical, and wellness activities to Duluth or in Cook County.  Volunteers receive a 2-hour training and are reimbursed for mileage.  Upcoming training times will be on Wednesday, March 28th from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. or Saturday, April 21st from 10:00 a.m. - Noon
        • Senior Chore Program Assistance for those 60 years old and over with short-term tasks that can be burdensome, stressful or unsafe.  Examples include: Replacing Light Bulbs & Batteries, Yard Work, Minor Carpentry, Moving, Organizing/Cleaning

         

        Join Us - Caregivers Coffee

        Caregiver Coffee groups meet monthly to share resources and discuss topics related to caregiving. The Grand Marais group meets the 3rd Friday of the month at the Cook County Whole Foods Coop. The Tofte group meets at Birch Grove on the 2nd Friday of the month. Contact us at 218-387-3788 for more information.

        New Site, Same Vital Services
        Welcome to the new website of Care Partners of Cook County! In 2015, Care Partners was incorporated as a nonprofit, growing from from a community effort to provide hospice-like services through programming at the North Shore Health Care Foundation. Care Partners looks forward to serving its clients, their families, and volunteers with greater purpose than ever.

        Confidentiality

        Care Partners' staff and volunteers respect your privacy and will not share any information about you without your consent.