Crossing is a non-profit (501c3) senior living
community located in Chicago's Norwood Park neighborhood.
In 1896 a small group of Norwegian Americans, lead by Dr.
Niles T. Quales, formed the Norwegian Old Peoples Home
Society for the purpose of founding a retirement residence
for elderly Norwegians They purchased a picturesque hotel
on four acres in the newly annexed Norwood Park area of
Chicago. The site, conveniently located across from the
railroad station, was the perfect place to establish the
Norwood Park Home.
Now named Norwood
Crossing this award winning facility is open to all
ethnic groups, and offers nostalgic comfort and charm to
the Home's more than 200 residents. Norwood Crossing
remains the focal point of a community that is graced with
spacious homes, large lots and pride in its historical
6016 N. Nina
Chicago, IL 60631
The Norwegian National League is a non-profit 501(c)(3)