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Orchard Village site plan approved by Village Board 2007-05-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 2007, p. 5 Buildings, Disabled - Mentally, Disabled - Developmentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Vail, Jim
WilPower to hold open house 2003-10-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 9, 2003, p. 14 WilPower, Inc., Housing - Group homes, Disabled - Mentally
Village offers registry aimed at safe returns 2003-08-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 14, 2003, p. 10 Disabled - Physically, Disabled - Mentally, Skokie Human Services Department, Missing persons, Skokie Police Department
Village OKs group home for mentally ill 2002-11-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 7, 2002, p. 3 Shimon, Sue, WilPower, Inc., Piper, Harry, Disabled - Mentally, Van Dusen, George, Gelder, Michael, Perille, Donald, Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Bromberg, Michelle, Meyer, Barbara, Peyer, Peter, Roberts, Randall, Nudelman, Melvin D., McCabe, Frank
Skokie board approves congregate home 2002-11-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 7, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Shimon, Sue, Anwar, Setara, WilPower, Inc., Skokie Board of Trustees, Disabled - Mentally, Kaplan, Annette, Kaplan, Irwin
Neighbors wary of housing plan 2002-10-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 10, 2002, p. 3 WilPower, Inc., Disabled - Mentally, Justes, Emma, Sutker, Edie Sue, Septon, Mel, Housing - Group homes, Mitchell, George, Sweetow, Herb, Skokie Plan Commission, Bozic, Rose, Paradise, Morton, Patel, Dayal, Marek, David, Dubrow, Herb, Lorge, Michael, Stasica, Lawrence, Shimon, Sue, Luke, Paul
Center trains disabled for work, life 2002-07-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 4, 2002, p. 5 Illinois Department of Human Services, Disabled - Mentally, Dubois Douglas Center, Disabled - Developmentally, Social agencies, Khan, Rifath
More to Turning Point than you might expect 2001-09-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 6, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 1 Health care, Erickson, Kirk, Disabled - Mentally, North East Suburban Health Initiative Program (NESHIP), Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, Political Action Group, Raney, Ann, Litwack, Allan
Shore mines the gold 2001-03-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 15, 2001, p. D4 SHORE Community Services for Retarded Citizens, Disabled - Mentally, Disabled - Developmentally, Organizations and societies, SHORE Community Services, Inc., Anniversaries and birthdays, Aged
Keshet - a rainbow of hope 2001-02-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 22, 2001, p. D8 Keshet, Disabled - Physically, Coe, Shari, Disabled - Mentally, Disabled - Developmentally, Organizations and societies, Weinstein, Janie, Religion - Judaism, Weiner, Judy, Rudin, Debbie
Forging ties of friendship to change the world 1997-01-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 16, 1997, p. D3 Disabled - Physically, Natural Ties, Hughes, Patrick, Disabled - Mentally, Disabled - Developmentally, Organizations and societies, Hughes Kaminski, Sheila, Flanagan, Joan
A mom ponders inclusion 1996-11-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 28, 1996, p. 19 Disabled - Mentally, Editorial
Orchard Village's friends carry on with fundraising 1996-07-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 25, 1996, p. 5 Housing - Group homes, Orchard Village Potpourri Thrift and Gift Shop, Disabled - Mentally, Goldberg, Francine
Group home to open on Coyle Avenue 1996-06-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 20, 1996, p. 3 Housing - Group homes, Search Developmental Center, Disabled - Mentally
Fairview residents questioning home for disabled neighbors 1996-06-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 20, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Search Developmental Center, Disabled - Mentally
Glenkirk helps those with developmental disabilities 1995-02-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 1995, p. 19 Ingrum, Mark, Disabled - Mentally, Moss, Sandra, United Way of Skokie Valley
Disabled banned by dance organizer 1993-05-20 A learning disabled woman was banned from a dance for Jewish singles by dance organizer Marvin Kayne. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 1993, p. 3 Kayne, Marvin, Dance, Disabled - Mentally
Orchard clinic loses, retreats 1991-08-22 Old Orchard Mental Health Center will not expand its Gross Point Road building. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 22, 1991, p. 3 Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Health - Mental
Orchard clinic fight looms 1991-08-15 Worried neighbors oppose the proposed expansion of Orchard Mental Health Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1991, p. 3 Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Health - Mental
Agencies to begin janitorial program for local disabled 1985-09-26 Orchard Village, W. W. Grainger Inc. and Oakton Community College have announced the start of a six-month Transitional Janitorial Program. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 26, 1985, p. 15 Oakton Community College, Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally, Employment, Disabled - Developmentally, W.W. Grainger Inc.
Health center chief 'coping' with cash cut 1985-08-11 Jim Reisinger, Orchard Mental Health Center executive director, is facing the worst financial crisis ever to hit the Center. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, August 11, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Reisinger, James, Budget and expenditures, Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Health - Mental
Self-sufficiency nurtured at Orchard Village 1985-04-11 Orchard Village, a private non-profit organization in Skokie, works to bring out the potential in its 63 mentally disabled residents. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 11, 1985, p. 22 Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally
Orchard Center hires new executive director 1985-01-31 Dr. James J. Reisinger of River Forest will become the new executive director of Orchard Mental Health Center next month after the retirement of Mel Greenstein who has held the post for 14 years. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 31, 1985, p. 58 Reisinger, James, Health care workers, Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Greenstein, Melvin, Health - Mental
Mental health's better for his efforts 1985-01-31 Melvin Greenstein, the director of the Orchard Mental Health Center, is retiring. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 31, 1985, Sec. 2, p. 1 Health care workers, Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Greenstein, Melvin, Health - Mental, Retirement
Orchard Mental Health Center getting a facelift 1982-05-20 A four phase renovation of the Orchard Mental Health Center will being in June and is being partially funded by a Community Development Block Grant. The News, Thursday, May 20, 1982, p. 7 Renovation and repair, Community Development Block Grants, Disabled - Mentally, Grants, Orchard Mental Health Center
New setup at residence for retarded 1981-09-13 Four mildly retarded men now live at 8636 Keystone. Two house parents moved out and two mildly retarded men moved in to satisfy a village ordinance that restricts the number of unrelated people who can live in one unit. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, September 13, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally
Trustees rebuke state, OK Orchard Village aid 1981-06-18 A $33,120 revenue-sharing request from Orchard Village was approved by the village board June 15. The money will be used to cover expenses not covered by state funding. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 18, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 2 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally
Skokie board refuses to reconsider vote 1981-06-11 Orchard Village is planning a lawsuit again the village of Skokie because the village denied a request for a special use permit to create a group home for mentally disabled adults at 8636 Keystone. The News, Thursday, June 11, 1981, p. 3 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally, Litigation
Orchard tries again, fails to get ok 1981-06-11 After failing at a second attempt to get a special use permit, Bernie Salbert, director of the Orchard Association for the Retarded, said he will recommend to the Board of Directors that the Association file suit against the village. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 11, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Saltberg, Bernie, Disabled - Mentally, Litigation, Orchard Association for the Retarded
Skokie board rejects handicapped home 1981-06-04 The Skokie board has rejected a request by Orchard Village for a special use permit which would allow the organization to operate a "supportive living arrangement" in the house at 8636 Keystone. The News, Thursday, June 4, 1981, p. 3 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally
Planners OK facility for retarded adults 1981-04-26 Skokie planners voted 5-2 to grant a special use permit thus allowing the house at 8636 Keystone to become a home for mentally disabled adults. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 26, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Skokie Plan Commission, Disabled - Mentally
Residents to fight 'halfway house 1981-04-23 Residents of the 8600 block of Keystone will fight the creation of a "halfway house," a home for mentally disabled adults, on the block. The home was rented by Orchard Village for some of its "graduates. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 23, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally
Resident hits facility for retarded adults 1981-04-19 Neighbors of Orchard Village's "supportive living arrangement" at 8636 Keystone, say they will appear before the Plan Commission to protest the location of the patient care facility in their neighborhood. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 19, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Skokie Plan Commission, Disabled - Mentally
Facility for retarded on planners agenda 1981-04-16 Orchard Village has asked the village for permission for three "graduates" to move into a group home located at 8636 N. Keystone Ave. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 16, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally