Mission and Values
We envision a community that is fully supported to navigate through our shared journeys of aging, chronic illness and end-of-life.
Care Partners of Cook County provides support and companionship on the journey of aging and serious illness.
Client-centered: We focus on the goals and needs of the whole person.
Respect: We maintain healthy boundaries and honor the journey of each person we encounter.
Confidentiality: We hold the privacy of client information as paramount.
Collaboration: We support and work with the continuum of elder services in Cook County.
History and Partners
Care Partners Of Cook County is funded by generous donations from the community, the North Shore Health Care Foundation, the Northland Foundation, Cook County Community Fund, Head of the Lakes United Way, Operation Round-up, the Victory Fund, the Medica Foundation, the Lloyd K. Johnson Foundation and through a Live Well at Home Grant from the Minnesota Department of Human Services and federal Older Americans Act grants from the ARDC Arrowhead Area Agency on Aging.
Board of Directors
Jayne Johnson, President
John Bottger, Vice President
Jack McHugh, Secretary/Treasurer
Nancy Starr, John Bottger, Kathy Reeves, Nancy Larson, Executive Director Kay Grindland, Carolyn Schmidt, Judy Peterson, Jayne Johnson, Jack McHugh