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Assisted living is a wonderful option for seniors wishing to free themselves from the responsibilities of home ownership and certain daily tasks that have grown more cumbersome. Assisted Living in Chicago, IL provides support and community in a carefree, safe, friendly and stimulating environment.

Senior housing types in Chicago, IL

  • Oak Park Arms Retirement Community
    Oak Park Arms Retirement Community
    408 South Oak Park Avenue, Oak Park, IL 60302
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    Built as a luxury hotel in 1922, the Oak Park Arms retained the original charm of the grand hotels of the 20th century. The apartments, Ballroom, Georgian Room Restaurant, Lounge, and meeting rooms have been renovated on an on-going basis. A rental retirement community for 26 years, the Oak Park...

  • Belmont Village Oak Park
    Belmont Village Oak Park
    1035 Madison Street, Oak Park, IL 60302
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    Belmont Village of Oak Park is located in the heart of historic Oak Park, a western suburb of Chicago. Our senior living residents don't have to go far to enjoy all the 'Windy City' has to offer. Close to the facility are shops, galleries, places of worship, and RUSH Oak Park Hospital. And when...

  • Brookdale Oak Park
    Brookdale Oak Park
    1111 Ontario Street, Oak Park, IL 60302
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    Brookdale Oak Park is an elegant independent and assisted living community located just nine miles west of Chicago. We offer daily transportation so that residents can enjoy downtown shopping, museums and fine restaurants. Our luxurious one- and two-bedroom apartment homes offer an elegant...

  • Lincolnwood Place
    Lincolnwood Place
    7000 North McCormick Boulevard, Lincolnwood, IL 60712
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    Lincolnwood Place offers independent living and assisted living in Lincolnwood, Illinois. Lincolnwood is a village in Cook County and is most widely known as the home of the Purple Hotel, which has a place in local lore. In addition to the intrigue surrounding this historical site, the village...

  • Victory Centre of River Woods
    Victory Centre of River Woods
    1800 River Woods Drive, Melrose Park, IL 60160
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    Victory Centre of River Woods is the area's newest and best option for affordable Assisted Living! Our community opened in July 2003 offering, for the first time in this area, an Assisted Living residence to individuals of any income level. Victory Centre of River Woods offers a comprehensive...

  • Cantata Adult Life Services a CCRC
    Cantata Adult Life Services a CCRC
    8700 W 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513
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    Cantata Adult Life Services is committed to enabling older adults to achieve the greatest possible level of self-sufficiency and independence. The overarching goal of our not-for-profit organization is to facilitate active living and the continuation of healthy relationships with and among people of...

  • Central Baptist Village
    Central Baptist Village
    4747 North Canfield Avenue, Norridge, IL 60706
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    We invite you to join us at Central Baptist Village, where we are inspired by faith, family, and friendship. From the moment you arrive, you'll feel at home at this community that's been at the heart of Chicago's near north suburbs for more than a century. Here, friends await you, ready to chat over...

  • Glen St. Andrew Living Community
    Glen St. Andrew Living Community
    7000 North Newark Avenue, Niles, IL 60714
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    Glen St. Andrew Living Community provides the Village of Niles, Cook County, Illinois with safe and comfortable assisted living community. Niles, considered a part of the Chicago Metropolitan Area, is located on the Chicago River. It provides a quaint village atmosphere with the conveniences...

  • The Highlands Assisted Living at Westminster Place
    The Highlands Assisted Living at Westminster Place
    3131 Simpson St, Evanston, IL 60201
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    Presbyterian Homes' newest assisted living community offers caring and support in a gracious setting. The 110 apartments are located on our beautifully landscaped, 40-acre campus in northwest Evanston. Residents of The Highlands of Evanston have access to an outpatient clinic, pharmacy, physical and...

  • Westminster Place Independent Living
    Westminster Place Independent Living
    3200 Grant Street, Evanston, IL 60201
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    Situated on 40 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with fountains, gardens and walking paths, Presbyterian Homes' Westminster Place is a retirement community offering 104 spacious cottages and townhouses, and 146 apartments. Reader's Digest New Choices magazine selected Westminster Place as one...

  • The Wellshire Morton Grove
    The Wellshire Morton Grove
    8415 North Waukegan Road, Morton Grove, IL 60053
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    The Wellshire is designed for seniors that require assistance with the activities of daily living. The campus offers a continuum of care with Bella Terra nursing and rehab center connected to The Wellshire. The Wellshire was built in 2011. We are located in Morton Grove, The Wellshire is convenient...

About Assisted Living in Chicago, IL

Chicago, known as the Windy City, is located in Cook County. Chicago is active, vibrant and exciting, but it is also authentic, self-reliant and successful. Chicago is rich in architecture, loves all things scientific, is artistically minded and just plain fun. With two downtown areas—the Loop and North Michigan Avenue—Chicago has over 5,500 restaurants and 552 parks. Chicago is a major transportation hub with two airports, a freight rail hub, bus service and commuter rails, so getting around is fast and convenient.

Residents love their sports teams, which include the baseball Cubs and White Sox, the Chicago Blackhawks hockey club, Chicago Bears football, in addition to soccer, roller derby and fast-pitch softball.

What to Expect

Assisted living communities offer varied services and amenities, including:

  • Daily meals and snacks, accommodating special dietary needs
  • Housekeeping and laundry
  • Daily activities that encourage friendships, maintain wellness and promote independence
  • Private apartments with kitchenettes, full baths and wheelchair-accessible showers, individual climate controls and emergency alert systems
  • Common areas with a fireplace, atrium, arts and crafts area, library, computer room with Internet access, beauty salon and barber shop, piano and organ, game room and TV lounge
  • Outdoor areas with walking paths, raised gardening beds and shaded seating
  • Pet-friendly communities that welcome dogs, cats, birds and fish

Senior-Friendly Neighborhoods in Chicago, IL

Village of Oak Park – Just west of Chicago, Oak Park is an idyllic community on the shore of Lake Michigan. Cycling is popular in the tree-lined streets of this neighborhood and along the Grand Illinois Trail. Oak Park was home to Frank Lloyd Wright, Ernest Hemingway, Bob Newhart and Betty White, so many homes are preserved in a historical district. Oak Park features numerous parks, including one for your dog, theater, music, dance and fine arts, so filling up idle hours is never a problem.

Edgewater Beach – On the North Shore of Lake Michigan, this closely knit, near-magical community gives you access to beaches, strolls along tree-lined streets, boutique shopping, a diverse population and a high walkability score that keeps you healthy. Edgewater Beach offers the prettiest commute downtown via the train or express bus down Lake Shore Drive.

Central Station – Located on the near south side of Chicago, this community brings suburban living to the heart of the city in an elegant and graceful presentation. Once the home of rail yards and warehouses, Central Station has transformed into an eye-catching lakefront community of luxury townhomes, high-rise condos, apartments, wide tree-lined boulevards, with plenty of recreational opportunities and open spaces.

Activities for Seniors in Chicago, IL

In addition to a lively sports scene, lots of outdoor recreational activities and a multitude of museums, residents love visiting the Navy Pier complex, which includes the Shedd Aquarium, dozens of restaurants, rides and restaurants. With 26 miles of lakefront property, fishing, boating, swimming and festivals fill the hours effortlessly.

Finding Assisted Living in Chicago, IL

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