Park Place Center

Residents of Waukegan Township,

Although our offices are closed to the public, our staff is continuing to provide our residents with essential services, via telephone. 

Park Place 847-244-9242, staff will be available to address your needs during regular business hours, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

During the Covid-19 pandemic virtual workshops are offered via Zoom where important information is easily accessible.

Mission Statement


The mission on Park Place is to encourage the independence and well-being of adults age 55 and better by providing health and fitness opportunities, recreational programs, transportation options, trips events and support services.

​History of Park Place


Park Place Senior Center was started in 1992 by then Township Supervisor Milton Staben as an Intergovernmental project between the Park District, the City of Waukegan and Waukegan Township.  Since then Park Place has grown to serve more than 3,000 senior citizens each month with vital services.

Park Place Hours:

Covid-19 update: Park Place 847-244-9242, staff will be available to address your needs during regular business hours, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. via phone only.

Park Place Senior Citizens Services Committee:

  • Chair: Nelson “Whit” Whitaker 
  • Vice Chair: Wayne Bowen 
  • Secretary: Sandra Eaker 
  • Members: Scott Grubnau, Katie Strawder 
  • Members: Gloria Carr, Jeanette Keyes 
  • Honorary SCSC Member: Larry Eaker

Services and Programs We Provide

* Click on each program/service for more information

* Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Assistance - Park Place provides assistance with any questions pertaining to Medicare Parts A, B, C & D. For information, call Loretta Pable at  847-244-9242, email lpable@waukegantownship.com or contact Tania Flores for Spanish (Espanol) speakers at tflores@waukegantownship.com.