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Welcome to The Mather,

Where the Lifestyle Is as Enviable as the Location

Nestled among picturesque tree-lined streets just steps from Lake Michigan, Northwestern University, and downtown Evanston… The Mather is a forward-thinking Life Plan Community for those 62 and better. Here you’ll find a remarkable combination of stylish and spacious apartment homes, distinctive services, and a Life Care Plan that is uniquely designed with the future in mind, so you can live life with confidence.

About The Mather

Our award-winning community offers countless opportunities to explore, learn, and connect. It’s a dynamic place where you can maximize the lifestyle you enjoy, and live each day with confidence, knowing you have a plan in place for the future.

Meet The Mather

Life at The Mather

Enjoy bountiful amenities and plentiful choices for enhancing your personal wellness—from the carefully curated menus in our restaurants to our rejuvenating spa and fitness center to myriad program offerings for almost every interest.

Get Inspired

On top of The Mather’s picture-perfect location is a living experience that is head and shoulders above the crowd. Here, the expertise of an industry leader, Mather, shines through in the many unique programs we’ve designed to help you embrace each day with confidence.

Guide to The Mather

Discover life at The Mather

with photos, floor plans, and more

Take a detailed tour of The Mather from the comfort of your couch.

  • Get an inside look at our Life Plan Community
  • Review our monthly cost calculator
  • Explore apartment home floor plans

Upon submission, you will instantly receive the guide and get a copy in your email.


From our whole-person approach to well-being, to the Mediterranean cuisine in our restaurants, to our Wellness Citizenship volunteer opportunities, and beyond… we are thrilled to be recognized as a wellness leader.

Learn How We Stand Out

Ways to #AgeWell

Our Ways to #AgeWell series provides research-based tips every weekday to help you make the most out of each day. From boosting brain health to building resilience and happiness, every simple little tip can make a big difference in your life.

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