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Senior housing types near Galena, IL

  • Prairie Ridge of Galena

    Prairie Ridge of Galena

    1 Prairie Ridge Drive, Galena, IL 61036
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    Prairie Ridge of Galena is the area's premier Independent Living and Memory Care community. Located in beautiful and historic Galena, Illinois, our state-of-the-art building began welcoming residents in August 2017. Residents of Prairie Ridge can expect the very best in retirement living; from fine...

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  • Oak Park Place - Dubuque

    Oak Park Place - Dubuque

    1381 Oak Park Place, Dubuque, IA 52002
    (14)
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    Here in Dubuque, Iowa lies a gem in senior living communities. Oak Park Place not only offers assisted living, but independent living, and memory care as well. Our goal here is to better the lives of our residents. Striving to keep them active, we offer countless opportunities to enhance and enrich...

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  • Oakley Courts

    Oakley Courts

    3117 Kunkle Blvd, Freeport, IL 61032
    (3)
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    Oakley Courts is an assisted living community located in the city of Freeport, Illinois in the county of Stephenson. Oakley Courts is less than half a mile from two different full golf courses. For the many seniors that live in Oakley Courts that unsurprisingly enjoy the game of golf, the greens at...

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  • Prairie Hills at Clinton

    Prairie Hills at Clinton

    1701 13th Ave N, Clinton, IA 52732
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    Prairie Hills in Clinton was established in 2006. Professionally Managed by Senior Housing Management, Prairie Hills rolls out the red carpet to our residents and guests. Prairie Hills specializes in dementia care and has a secure Memory Care Program that consists of 20 studio apartments. We are...

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  • WinnPrairie Assisted Living and Memory Care

    WinnPrairie Assisted Living and Memory Care

    1545 S Forest Rd, Freeport, IL 61032
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    An innovative collaboration between Swift Hospitality Group and Monroe Clinic, The Meadows at WinnPrairie™ offers quality care and a structured environment for residents with memory or cognitive impairments. The focus of The Meadows programs is to build on residents’ strengths and skills through a...

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  • Azura Memory Care of Monroe

    Azura Memory Care of Monroe

    2800/2810 6th Avenue, Monroe, WI 53566
    (18)
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    Transforming the Culture of Memory Care Providing compassionate care begins with a secure, warm setting. When people with memory loss feel at home, they respond more positively and interact more with others. Our relationship-based care philosophy called MOSAIC recognizes each person is an...

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  • Pinicon Place

    Pinicon Place

    1615 Breca Ridge Dr, Anamosa, IA 52205
    (18)
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    At Pinicon Place, you'll find thoughtful, compassionate care in a warm, intimate residential care senior living community. We are located in a quiet residential neighborhood with convenient nearby access to Highway 151. We have private residential apartments and inviting communal spaces including a...

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  • Senior Star at Elmore Place

    Senior Star at Elmore Place

    4500 Elmore Ave, Davenport, IA 52807
    (36)
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    Welcome to Senior Star at Elmore Place! Elmore Place is an independent living, assisted living, and memory care community in Davenport, Iowa. Located south of 53rd street off and west of Elmore Avenue, excellent shopping, entertainment and other destinations are just a short shuttle drive away....

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  • Country Manor Memory Care

    Country Manor Memory Care

    900 W 46th Street, Davenport, IA 52806
    (11)
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    Consistency, security, comfort, a sense of well being; these are the needs of people with a memory loss condition such as Alzheimer's disease. Country Manor meets these needs by offering exceptional care in a safe and surprisingly homelike environment. There's no place like Country Manor... when a...

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  • Liberty Court

    Liberty Court

    124 Liberty Ct, Dixon, IL 61021
    (4)
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    Experience Award Winning Senior Living with 5-Star Resort Hospitality at the Areas Most Affordable Prices. Liberty Court of Dixon provides all these with a warm and personal touch. Be our guest at one of the Illinois finest Assisted Living communities and enjoy quality food, friends, and atmosphere...

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  • Willow Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Willow Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care

    1125 North Edge Trail, Verona, WI 53593
    (14)
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    Willow Pointe Assisted Living and Memory Care Willow Pointe Assisted Living and Memory Care is a community living home for seniors located in Verona, Dane County, Wisconsin, a short drive southwest of Madison. The home features apartment-style living designed to offer residents a high degree of...

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  • Milestone Senior Living Cross Plains

    Milestone Senior Living Cross Plains

    1870 Market Street, Cross Plains, WI 53528
    (11)
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    Milestone Senior Living is an assisted living community located in the scenic town of Cross Plains, Dane County, Wisconsin. Our community is located in a quiet setting, very close to residential neighborhoods but surrounded by the beauty of nature. Our well-manicured lawns and towering trees give...

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  • Amber Ridge Memory Care

    Amber Ridge Memory Care

    221 11th Avenue, Moline, IL 61265
    (9)
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    Amber Ridge, a memory care community was created to provide additional support for those with memory loss in the Quad Cities area. In our residential setting, we strive to provide an environment that focuses on the individual and their abilities. Our community is based on person-centered care that...

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  • New Perspective Senior Living | Silvis

    New Perspective Senior Living | Silvis

    1900 10th Street, Silvis, IL 61282
    (20)
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    New Perspective Senior Living | Silvis is located just outside the Quad Cities, in Illinois. Creative interior design combines warm, friendly tones with the beauty and amenities of a fine hotel. And when the resident comes first, there is no end to the great opportunities for Living Life on Purpose!...

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  • Our House Senior Living Senior Apartments - Richland Center

    Our House Senior Living Senior Apartments - Richland Center

    240 North Orange Street, Richland Center, WI 53581
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    Our House Memory Care - Richland Center is located in Richland Center, Richland County, Wisconsin. A bit of history in a historically beautiful town, Richland Center was one of the birthplaces of the 'Women's Suffrage Movement'. The Pine River runs just on the outskirts of the town making this a...

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  • Our House Senior Living Assisted Care and Memory Care - Richland Center

    Our House Senior Living Assisted Care and Memory Care - Richland Center

    250 North Orange Street, Richland Center, WI 53581
    (1)
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    Our Senior Apartments in Richland Center offer seniors the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of living in a community environment while maintaining independence and privacy. All Our House Senior Living RCAC Apartments offer a full complement of amenities and services including private apartments...

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  • BrightStar Senior Living - Madison

    BrightStar Senior Living - Madison

    6550 Schroeder Road, Madison, WI 53711
    (15)
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    BrightStar Senior Living is an assisted living community in the welcoming, scenic city of Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin. Our beautiful community is centrally located in a quiet residential area near the West Beltline Highway, providing easy access to area attractions and the nearby cities of...

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  • Brookdale Madison West

    Brookdale Madison West

    413 & 429 S. Yellowstone Drive, Madison, WI 53719
    (45)
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    A Beautiful Place to Call Home Imagine trading in your household chores and responsibilities for a lifestyle rich in quality friendships, exciting activities and personalized care. Wouldn’t that be the dream? Here at our assisted living and memory care community in Madison, Wisconsin, your dreams...

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  • Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg

    Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg

    5784 Chapel Valley Road, Madison, WI 53711
    (19)
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    For family members, watching a loved one cope with the effects of Alzheimer's or other dementias can be difficult. We want to help. We conduct one-on-one counseling for families, as well as offer family training on redirection of their loved one, and can offer additional resources such as...

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  • Sylvan Crossings at Chapel Valley

    Sylvan Crossings at Chapel Valley

    5765 Chapel Valley Road, Madison, WI 53711
    (1)
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    We see in each individual their grand potential to live a life of self-respect and integrity. We also strive to lessen your worry as we provide compassionate skilled care that brings a spirit of independence into the life of your loved one. Our priority is to provide the highest level of care &...

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  • Garden View Place

    Garden View Place

    800 Darby Drive, Monona, IA 52159
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    Garden View Place Assisted Living and Memory Care Community is a staple in Northeast Iowa for seniors who value independence, freedom of choice, and the company of those who share common values and lifestyles. Our friendly and caring staff is here to make life a little easier and a lot more...

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  • Timberwood Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Timberwood Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    7102 Timberwood Dr, Madison, WI 53711
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    Timberwood Lodge Assisted Living is a new Assisted Living & Memory Care Community in the Madison, WI area that offers an intimate setting. Located in a residential area (Country Grove Neighborhood), Timberwood Lodge was opened in 2018 - within walking distance of restaurants, pharmacies, and...

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  • The Views of Marion (Now Open)

    The Views of Marion (Now Open)

    720 Oakbrook Dr, Marion, IA 52302
    (1)
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    The Views Senior Living of Marion is a locally owned and Iowa managed community. When we open in 2019 we will be the only full continuum of care in Marion, IA. This includes independent and assisted living apartments, our well-known healing design memory care, skilled rehabilitation, and long-term...

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  • The Villages of Marion

    The Villages of Marion

    365 Marion Blvd, Marion, IA 52302
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    The Villages at Marion offer a peaceful atmosphere for residents. Village Place, the Independent Living Facility, provides carefree living and a community of friends. While at Village Ridge, the Assisted Living Facility, you will be able to maintain an independent lifestyle with the individual...

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  • Brookdale Middleton Stonefield

    Brookdale Middleton Stonefield

    6701 Stonefield Road, Middleton, WI 53562
    (21)
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    Built for Comfort and Familiarity Regardless of where your family member is on life’s journey, they deserve to enjoy their golden years surrounded by comfort, peace and beauty. If they join us at our warm and welcoming memory care community in Middleton, Wisconsin, that is precisely the kind of rich...

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  • Garnett Place

    Garnett Place

    202 35th Street Dr SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
    (25)
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    Garnett Place Retirement Community offers the best of both worlds! While close to shopping, medical services and entertainment, the community sits in a quiet, wooded area with natural surroundings and wildlife to view. Friendly, compassionate, and dedicated staff make Garnett Place easy to call home...

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  • Emery Place Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Emery Place Assisted Living & Memory Care

    901 South Mentzer Rd, Robins, IA 52328
    (39)
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    Emery Place Assisted Living and Memory Care is certified by the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals. The Robins based community features private assisted living and memory care apartments as well as common areas, including a central dining room with restaurant style dining, exercise room,...

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  • Heritage Middleton

    Heritage Middleton

    6234 Maywood Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
    (59)
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    Heritage Middleton is an assisted living center offering senior citizens the opportunity to maintain their independence and enjoy their lifestyle. Heritage Middleton prides itself on providing luxurious and spacious apartments that feature large closets, private baths and modern conveniences. They...

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  • Cottage Grove Place

    Cottage Grove Place

    2115 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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    Cottage Grove Place is a continuing care retirement community dedicated to providing the highest-quality care to our residents. Our community offers independent living, assisted living, assisted living memory care, skilled nursing care, rehabilitation and low stimulus care; the right kind of care...

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  • Sage Meadow Middleton

    5330 Century Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
    (42)
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    Sage Meadow Middleton offers quality care through our assisted living and memory care programs. This is a comfortable, relaxed community with a friendly atmosphere and dedicated, 24-hour staff. With the goal of nurturing mind, body, and spirit, Artisan Senior Living features both structure and...

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  • Rockford Supportive Living Center

    Rockford Supportive Living Center

    2114 Kishwaukee St, Rockford, IL 61104
    (3)
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    The Apartments Designed to provide a secure and comfortable environment, the spacious studio apartments feel like home. Features include efficient kitchenettes with waist-height refrigerators/freezers and microwaves, full bathrooms, handicap accessible with individual showers. Furnishings are...

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  • Capitol Lakes Terraces

    Capitol Lakes Terraces

    345 W Main St, Madison, WI 53703
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    Capitol Lakes Terraces is an assisted living community located in the heart of the city of Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin. Surrounded on both the north and south by Lake Mendota and Lake Monona, respectively, residents of Capitol Lakes Terraces enjoy one of the best views in the city, no matter...

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  • CountryHouse - Cedar Rapids NOW OPEN

    CountryHouse - Cedar Rapids NOW OPEN

    5710 Gibson Dr, NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52411
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    CountryHouse in Cedar Rapids was designed and is staffed specifically to benefit individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. From our many years of experience working with those needing memory care and their families, we know that consistency, security, comfort and a...

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  • Azura Memory Care of Stoughton

    Azura Memory Care of Stoughton

    1221 E Main St, Stoughton, WI 53589
    (18)
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    Transforming the Culture of Memory Care Providing compassionate care begins with a secure, warm setting. When people with memory loss feel at home, they respond more positively and interact more with others. Our relationship-based care philosophy called MOSAIC recognizes each person is an...

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  • Heritage Monona

    Heritage Monona

    111 Owen Road, Monona, WI 53716
    (46)
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    Within the doors of Heritage Monona, you'll find a warm and gentle community where daily assistance is provided with love and the utmost respect for the personal integrity of our residents. Our compassionate staff has been specially selected and carefully trained to serve with an open heart and a...

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  • Unified Adult Family Home

    5210 Siggelkow Rd., Madison, WI 53718
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    Unified Adult Family Home is a spacious, bright, cheerful 4-bedroom ranch style home with (2) full bathrooms, recreation room, a beautiful living room with fireplace, a large kitchen and dining room that overlooks a large and spacious yard. Unified Adult Family Home is located two miles from...

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  • Home Again Assisted Living - Waunakee

    Home Again Assisted Living - Waunakee

    1120 Connery Cove, Waunakee, WI 53597
    (12)
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    Home Again's newest community in Waunakee is Now Open! This beautiful new location has many new unique features like an on-site chef, in-house beauty salon, movie theater, pub and entertainment center, lounge and coffee areas, private dining rooms, gourmet kitchen, wellness center, private meeting...

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  • The Views of Cedar Rapids

    The Views of Cedar Rapids

    3005 F Avenue Northwest, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
    (24)
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    The Views Senior Living is proud to be locally owned! For the last 14 years, The Views has built a reputation of trusted quality care as the premier assisted living provider in Cedar Rapids and innovative leaders in a one-of-a-kind healing design memory care program. Their current locations,...

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  • Sylvan Crossings in Westshire Village

    Sylvan Crossings in Westshire Village

    5475 Westshire Circle, Waunakee, WI 53597
    (24)
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    We see in each individual their grand potential to live a life of self-respect and integrity. In like manner we lessen your worry as we provide compassionate skilled care that brings a spirit of self-respect into the life of your loved one. We take our responsibilities seriously at Sylvan Crossings...

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  • Cottages of Madison

    Cottages of Madison

    5555 Burke Road, Madison, WI 53718
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    The Cottages of Madison, in operation for more than 20 years, offers CBRF-assisted living, licensed for Alzheimer’s, dementia and related neurological diagnoses. Our warm, welcoming, secure community has the perfect balance of private and public community living space, making it quaint, functional...

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  • Azura Memory Care of Beloit

    Azura Memory Care of Beloit

    2086 Colony Ct., Beloit, WI 53511
    (8)
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    Transforming the Culture of Memory Care Providing compassionate care begins with a secure, warm setting. When people with memory loss feel at home, they respond more positively and interact more with others. Our relationship-based care philosophy called MOSAIC recognizes each person is an...

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  • Homestead Living, Inc.

    Homestead Living, Inc.

    1040 Quinn Drive, Waunakee, WI 53597
    (9)
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    Homestead Living is a family owned and operated business that has been serving Dane County's Memory Care needs for 25 years. We are located in the village of Waunakee, WI. The purpose of Homestead Living is to provide a caring place for persons living with Alzheimer's or other dementias. Homestead...

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  • SunnyBrook of Muscatine

    SunnyBrook of Muscatine

    3515 Diana Queen Drive, Muscatine, IA 52761
    (14)
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    At Sunnybrook at Muscatine, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Muscatine area. Residents have many opportunities to...

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  • Oak Park Place Madison

    618-719 Jupiter Drive, Madison, WI 53718
    (32)
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    Welcome to Oak Park Place! Located on Madison's far east side, Oak Park Place offers options beyond traditional senior living for the lifestyle you or your loved one deserve. Imagine an all-inclusive list of amenities and services that support a carefree, independent way of life for residents now...

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  • The Atrium

    The Atrium

    2885 McFarland Road, Rockford, IL 61107
    (21)
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    Everyone Deserves a Great Life! Experience Personalized Senior Living with 5-Star Resort Hospitality at the Areas Most Affordable Prices. The Atrium Assisted Living of Rockford provides everything you need with a warm and personal touch Be our guest at one of northern Illinois finest Assisted Living...

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  • Prairie Hills at Independence

    Prairie Hills at Independence

    505 Enterprise Dr SW, Independence, IA 50644
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    Prairie Hills is conveniently located right off of Highway 20 in Independence. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care apartments offer comfort, privacy and available health care assistance during the many stages of retirement. We pride ourselves on providing a flexible Individualized Service Plan that...

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  • Bickford of Muscatine

    Bickford of Muscatine

    2807 Cedar Street, Muscatine, IA 52761
    (5)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Cherryvale Place

    Cherryvale Place

    1545 Temple Lane, Rockford, IL 61112
    (46)
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    Conveniently located on the outskirts of Rockford, close to I-90, Cherryvale Place offers all the amenities you need within minutes of this well-maintained, beautifully landscaped community. With a full-time licensed nurse available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination of...

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  • Legacy Pointe

    Legacy Pointe

    1020 S Scott Blvd, Iowa City, IA 52240
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    The Legacy Community is a retirement community that is located in Iowa City, Iowa and opened in 2001. We have three different communities located on our campus Independent Living, Assisted Living, & Memory Care. The retirement home is a beautiful graceful building that is admired by many in the...

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  • Anam Care/ Anam Glen

    Anam Care/ Anam Glen

    7978 Newburg Road, Rockford, IL 61108
    (4)
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    Anam Glen is the newest addition to the Anam Campus. We are a 16-bed memory care facility with a stimulating home-like environment designed to meet, in the most loving way possible, the specialized needs of all who are affected with a dementia, including Alzheimer's, Lewy Body, Parkinson's and...

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Galena, Illinois

Memory Care

Memory care services provide healthcare to persons with Dementia and other kinds of memory conditions. A memory care community complies with particular Alzheimer's-related safety guidelines and security measures. Residents in memory care require support with bathing, personal care , and dressing. Alzheimer's living homes maintain alarm systems to prevent roaming ; a standard symptom of the disease. Organized activities are provided by caregivers trained explicitly on providing aid for persons with memory deficiencies. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $6,844 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $5,931 . The state of Illinois has specific rules associated with this type of community. The The Illinois Department of Public Health regulates this type of community.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor when determining which location works for your loved one's needs. Monthly, the median cost of rent in Galena is about $719 and the median home value in Galena costs around $150,486. The rent burden for Galena is around 15.6% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Galena is 0.2% mixed race, 0.0% Asian, 0.4% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 98.9% white, 0.0% Native American, 0.5% black, and 11.8% Hispanic. Out of the total city population, 51.8% are female and 48.2% are male. The median age of Galena is 44 years old. In Galena, 11.1% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Galena has a population density of 279 people per square mile. The current population of Galena consists of 2,976 people and in total the Galena metro area has a population of 3,225. Of the population of Galena 33.2% have a high-school diploma, 22.7% have a college degree, and 8.3% have a graduate degree. Out of the total population of Galena, 10.5% have some form of disability, 61.2% participate in the labor force, 4.7% live in poverty, and 6.8% do not have health insurance.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

The state of Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 94.2 and a housing index rating of 87.2. There are 199 hospitals and 383 health centers that service a population of 12,696,123. Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary's Hospital - Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. In terms of personal well-being, Illinois ranks 22nd in healthcare and 35th in quality of life compared to other states. The natural beauty of Illinois is ranked 43rd in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. In Illinois, 34% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 12,453 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Illinois is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 73F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Illinois

The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of viola pedata, black snakeroot, aromatic aster, and bee balm. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American pygmy shrew, the American black bear, the coyote, or the cougar. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.