Grand Opening of St. Clara’s

Todd, Heidi, and Alexis travelled recently to Lincoln, IL to celebrate the grand opening of St. Clara’s Rehab and Senior Care. The project provides two programs, short-term rehab and long-term skilled nursing care, both providing 24-hour support for residents in a warm and comfortable environment. A ribbon cutting ceremony brought together the mayor of Lincoln,…

Michelle volunteers at Cameron Elementary

This past fall, Michelle volunteered with a group of middle school students at Cameron Elementary School in Humboldt Park through AIA Chicago’s Architects in Schools program. The Community Interface Committee (CIC) of AIA Chicago developed this program, and this semester the program expanded to run at 2 schools concurrently. “Architects in Schools is an initiative focused…

Indiana Lt. Governor Crouch visits Silver Birch of Hammond

Before the holidays, Indiana’s Lt. Governor, Suzanne Crouch, along with members from the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) toured the Silver Birch of Hammond facility. During their tour and board meeting, Lt. Governor Crouch and the IHCDA were able to speak directly with tenants to learn how the board’s actions and the design…

Cheers to a successful year!

WJW recently celebrated and raised a glass to the many professional and personal accomplishments at our end of the year holiday party. Professionally we celebrated many grand openings, groundbreakings, new projects, and newly licensed team members. Personally, we celebrated new births, marriages, engagements and more! Thanks to everyone who helped make 2017 a memorable year…

Heritage Woods of Minooka

← Back to Our Work Location: Minooka, IL Work Category: Senior Housing Description: Heritage Woods of Minooka is a three-story Supportive Living Facility with 102 dwelling units, consisting of a mix of 69 one-bedroom and 33 studio unit. The development was funded in part by a HUD 232 loan guarantee. The facility provides many amenities…

Grandbrier of Prospect Heights

← Back to Our Work Location: Prospect Heights, IL Work Category: Senior Living Description: Grandbrier of Prospect Heights opened in 2017, offering 101 units of Assisted Living with 32 units of Memory Care. Granbrier offers a unique, high-end level of living for seniors of Chicago’s northwest suburbs. Situated on the bank of the McDonald Creek,…

Hope Manor Joliet

← Back to Our Work Location: Joliet, IL Work Category: Supportive Description: Hope Manor Joliet is one of the first large scale, supportive housing developments in the country specifically designed for Veterans with families. The campus-style community provides a flexible continuum of housing and supportive services to individual Veterans and Veterans with families through a…

WJW welcomes Andrew!

Andrew joined WJW in the fall of 2017. Previously, Andrew worked for a design-build firm focusing on high-end single-family residential and hospitality projects throughout Chicago. Andrew graduated from Auburn University with Bachelor degrees in both Architecture and Interior Architecture. While in school, he participated in a foreign studies program which took him to Istanbul, Turkey…

White Oaks of McHenry

← Back to Our Work Location: McHenry, IL Work Category: Senior Housing Description: White Oaks of McHenry opened in October 2017 to provide the seniors of McHenry, Illinois and the surrounding areas with a warm and welcoming place to call home. White Oaks of McHenry is a memory care facility designed especially for seniors with…