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If your loved one needs memory care in Oak Forest, A Place for Mom can help. With 35 memory care facilities in Oak Forest, we’ll work with you to find the right fit for your family member’s budget, interests, and care needs.

Alzheimer’s care in Oak Forest incorporates memory care activities and therapies to reduce residents’ confusion and agitation. Oak Forest memory care also provides security features and supervision, along with trained staff. If you’re considering dementia care in Oak Forest, know it’s a safe setting for your older relative.

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11 Video available
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9.9
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113 reviews
9.9
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113 reviews
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Very happy with my mother's overall experience. [name removed] you have taken such good care of her. When your loved one becomes ill, it is nic to know there is a place you can trust that will take good care...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
A faith-based not-for-profit communityMercy Circle’s residents and staff together create a vibrant, caring community where all people are welcome and our non-profit status is reflected in no entrance fees. Residents pay only a monthly fee, which includes meals, services, amenities and...
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2323 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
9.8
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79 reviews
9.8
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79 reviews
5 star
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The staff at Porter Place Memory Care are angels, truly angels. They are so patient, so nice, so respectful and so understanding. The meals are excellent. Based on our experience, I highly recommend Porter...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Porter Place is more than assisted living --- our sole focus is memory care.Located on 4-acres in Tinley Park, IL, located near Orland Park, Frankfort, Mokena and Olympia Fields, our 3 year old, charming, 66 apartment community provides a wonderful lifestyle for all of those who need memory...
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66 Floor plans available
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9.6
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108 reviews
9.6
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108 reviews
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Brookdale was the best for Assisted Memory Care Living. It looks like a hotel. The food wonderful, staff friendly, lots of activities, hair salon great, bingo, entertainment, happy hour,fitness, crafts, book...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Care—On Your TermsWouldn’t it be nice to trade in a life of fear, worry and isolation for one full of comfortable accommodations, wonderful friends and personalized care designed to meet your exact needs? If so, our assisted and memory care community may just be the place for you. The seniors who...
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9.6
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41 reviews
9.6
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41 reviews
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I was overall happy with the care, accessibility, communication, cleanliness and set up of the facility. Food service could be better. My sister has transitioned to her own place, but I would recommend...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Citadel Estates is an Assisted Living Community that caters to those diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia's. 100% of the staff are specially trained to care for individuals with Alzheimer's, Dementia and Memory Loss. Other features of Citadel Estates is its home-like atmosphere...
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9.5
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53 reviews
9.5
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The best CNA's that I have worked with are: [name removed] These girls have helped me when I needed them. Also they stop in just to say hello and see how my brother is doing and when I see them in the...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Heartis Orland Park is a luxurious senior living community offering you fun and engaging ways to continue a life well lived.The upscale services and amenities create a vibrant atmosphere with new experiences around every corner. Socialize with neighbors and visitors in the courtyards or theatre....
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9.5
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What our family likes the most about The Pointe at Kilpatrick are the different activities and the cleanliness of the community
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
The Pointe at Kilpatrick is an assisted living community located in picturesque and nature filled Crestwood, Cook County, Illinois. Our beautiful community is located in a central spot, just blocks away from the Little Calumet River and nestled between several forests and nature preserves. The...
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11 Video available
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33 Floor plans available
9.5
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56 reviews
9.5
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All I have to say is that...it is one great place...Palos Senior Living...I see all pretty happy residents there...My Dad the resident there an introvert, and from rural Wisconsin, says the help there and...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Nestled in the trees next to the Calumet-Saganashkee Channel, this community offers the best of both worlds for those who want to enjoy the great outdoors and have creature comforts close to home. Nearby, Olde Palos Shopping Centre and Orland Square shopping mall should take care of your shopping...
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1414 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
9.4
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62 reviews
9.4
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62 reviews
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We moved my Dad and his special companion, [name removed], here in Feb 2023. We are so happy we found Sunrise for them! Prior to coming here, they were at a different senior living community nearby, which...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...
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9.4
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115 reviews
9.4
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My loved one is currently a resident at Waterford Estates Senior Living. The staffing has improved on the Memory Care side. A new nurse has been selected. Communication with the family is getting much better...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
The essence of Waterford Estates is best described in three words: understanding, care, and community. Waterford Estates is located near I57 & I80, on 12 beautiful acres with private walking paths, two ponds and scenic views. Our campus offers those age 62+ independence, privacy, security,...
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9.4
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39 reviews
9.4
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Arden Courts Of Palos Heights has a beautiful physical facility but way more importantly, they have a beautiful administration and staff. Every person at Arden Courts who takes on the responsibility to care...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Arden Courts of Palos Heights is a Memory Care Assisted Living community dedicated to caring for individuals living with various forms of memory impairment and dementia. Located near the corner of Southwest Highway and College Drive, our community has been serving Palos Heights and the...
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Photo of Clarendale of Mokena
99 Photos available
1515 Floor plans available
9.2
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120 reviews
9.2
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I looked 5 different places in the area for the memory care for my wife. I couldn't be more satisfied. We moved her in 3 mos ago. The staff is constantly courteous and encouraging her care while is care...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Clarendale of Mokena is the only senior living community in The Village of Mokena, Ill. It is also the newest such community in the greater market area to offer three integrated lifestyle options under one roof - residential living, assisted living and memory care. Clarendale of Mokena creates an...
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9.2
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48 reviews
9.2
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The overall experience has been great- friendly staff and always available and quick to respond. It is clean and inviting and everyone is very open and friendly. We have no complaints from the resident....
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...
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11 Video available
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44 Floor plans available
9.0
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45 reviews
9.0
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45 reviews
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It's a Great facility and the staff is great with the patients. If you're a diabetic there really is no diabetic foods for the diabetic patients. Other than that Grace Point is terrific for my husband's...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Grace Point Place is a memory care community in the Chicago metropolitan area for seniors age 60 and over. Our purpose-built campus was designed specifically for residents with all forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease. We offer an innovative, person-centered approach to memory care...
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1717 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
9.0
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57 reviews
9.0
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The room was warm and comfortable. Suggest changing the type of bed for resident. Too small! Staff was very attentive to the residents needs. Thanks for taking care of my Uncle! Nurses were very concerned...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Just 30 minutes south of Chicago, Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields provides a highly personalized approach to care, including independent and assisted living tailored to resident needs and abilities. Here, you have a choice of unique ranch-style townhome villas with two-car garages, front porches,...
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8.8
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It is probably no worse than other facilities but could be much better if they were not so understaffed and if mgmt actually manage
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...
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7 reviews
8.8
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We were looking for place for our Mother to live near us. After touring a fair amount of facilities in Southern suburbs, we had almost give up. Then my sister and I found Royal Estates. After meeting with...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
At Royal Estates Assistive Living we are dedicated to excellence in Senior Living Care for aged 65 and older. Those that choose our care will be served with dignity, professionalism, respect, and compassion. Choosing to move to assisted living is not always an easy decision. When you visit us...
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44 Floor plans available
8.6
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35 reviews
8.6
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35 reviews
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Our family knows how hard it is when it comes time to choose a new home for your loved one as they progress with Alzheimer’s. I’m writing this review to express that my family will forever be grateful for...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
WELCOME TO your new home at Charter Senior Living of Orland ParkExperience our warm and welcoming environment at Charter Senior Living of Orland Park, a licensed, stand-alone memory care community, located in Orland Park, Illinois. We are committed to ensuring each of our residents living with...
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8.6
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25 reviews
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I would like to commend the staff for their continued professionalism while my father has been there for the last three years. The process is definitely a hard one when you see a family members health...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Our longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above all else, this is your life...
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8.5
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Hi my husband and I lived here . We lived here but his family thought we be better if we live by family.But that was so wrong. It was so bad place to live.we where on I way back here when my husband got...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Surround yourself with FriendsLocated in the heart of Chicago’s near south suburbs, the new Prairie Green at Fay’s Point offers resort-style living at an affordable rate. Our community is licensed for Supportive Living, an innovative model designed by the State of Illinois to provide affordable...
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Alexi Senior Living community is a brand new facility, I believe it is about two years old. The community is very clean and the staff members are newer employees and are eager to be there and work.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Discover the Alexi Difference....Alexi Senior Living Community offers beautiful Assisted Living and Memory Care apartments under one roof. Alexi is a place of friendship, vitality and support for you and your love ones. We offer a wide range of lifestyle options. Unique amenities including...
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Generally very happy with the care, etc. But with anything some help are better than others. My Mom chooses not to participate in most of the activities, choosing to nap- but they have tried to encourage...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Evergreen Senior Living offers worry-free living, where independence thrives and compassionate care is always nearby. Our beautiful campus offers lovely assisted living options and unmatched memory support. We offer both long-term care and short-term respite care. We welcome you to learn more and...
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I highly recommend, [name removed], our fitness instructor at Victorian Village. I came here in a wheelchair and now I am mobile to walk the stairs from the first and second floor instead of using the...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Victorian Village is a Providence Life Services Community. Providence, a non-profit organization, has been committed to providing quality senior living options to those entrusted to our care in Michigan, Illinois, and Indiana for over a century. Our organization offers Independent Living,...
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The community is short staffed overall. The overnight shift is shorter than the daytime staff. The food is good and they give the residents a large variety of food. Some of the activities include...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
With our HigherPath senior health model leading the way, Bickford redefines senior living. It's not just about care; it's about proactive well-being, enabling your loved one to live happier, healthier — longer.Our approach clearly resonates — our happiness ratings among residents are double the...
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The staff here is great and they really seem to care about the patients and their families. It is always clean here, and everyone seems to be happy and ready to help. They also take excellent care of the...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Arden Courts of Hazel Crest is a one-level, free-standing memory care community that specifically cares for individuals living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia in a home-like setting.After five years of research by dementia experts, we have developed our unique and innovative design....
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Smith Village Continuing Care Retirement Community - Chicago, IL Smith Village, one of two Smith Senior Living communities, located in Chicago, IL, in the Beverly neighborhood, is a Continuing Care Retirement Community that’s backed by the strength and experience of Smith Senior Living.Since...

Cost of memory care in Oak Forest, IL

The average cost of senior living in Oak Forest is $5,251 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Olympia Fields, IL with an average of $4,760 per month.

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Oak Forest, IL vs. nearby cities

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$5,251/mo
$5,304/mo

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Oak Forest, IL vs. the state and national average

Oak Forest, IL
$5,251/mo
U.S. national average
$4,821/mo

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Oak Forest vs. other types of senior living

Memory Care
$5,251/mo

Median monthly costs of Memory Care in Oak Forest, IL by room type

Semi-Private
$5,620/mo
Studio
$5,398/mo
1 Bedroom
$5,449/mo
2 Bedroom
$5,365/mo

Average cost of Memory Care in Oak Forest over time

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What families are saying about memory care in Oak Forest

Recent reviews for memory care in Oak Forest

Cantata Adult Life Services a CCRC in Brookfield, IL

4.8
I recommend Cantata because they have a robust rehab gym staffed with professionals in physical therapy, occupational therapy, balance, speech/memory therapy. It is located on a quiet tree lined landscaped campus with onsite Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Independent Living. The staff ...
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Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace

5.0
Great communication. They staff encourages the residents to get involved I wish the rooms were slightly larger. Not a huge deal. We can go to the common areas when we visit The staff knows the residents by name and encourages participation in all of the activities. They seem to really enjoy ...
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Concord Place in Northlake, IL

3.9
My loved one was previously a resident at Concord Place and the overall experience was good. The facility is being updated, which is great. Concord Place is a good fit if you are independent and need some help. The staff was pleasant.

Oak Forest review score based on 308 family reviews

8.2
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This proprietary review score is based on 308 reviews of 35 Oak Forest memory care communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Oak Forest review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how memory care residents and family members rate memory care in your area. Compare review scores in multiple locations to understand how overall satisfaction rates differ from city to city. Based on recent reviews, the maximum possible score is 10.Methodology: How we calculate our city review scores

Oak Forest review score compared against nearby cities

8.2
Oak Forest, IL35 facilities
8.5
Midlothian, IL32 facilities
8.3
Crestwood, IL34 facilities

Review subcategories for Oak Forest memory care

When memory care residents and family members submit a review on our site, they rate each community on categories such as cleanliness, activities, meals, and more. The chart below is based on 308 reviews of 35 Oak Forest memory care communities. This chart helps you compare Oak Forest resident and family memory care satisfaction rates against national averages. Use it to assess your needs and develop criteria for your own search. If you know that one of these categories is important to you or your loved one, our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities to match your needs.
Oak Forest, IL averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.6
4.4
Friendliness
4.6
4.5
Care services
4.4
4.2
Staff
4.6
4.4
Meals & dining
4.2
4.0
Activities
4.1
3.9
Value for cost*
4.1
4.0
0.01.02.03.04.05.0
*Learn more about cost details

Oak Forest memory care services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Oak Forest memory care communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Oak Forest, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in Oak Forest memory care

Memory care communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of memory care partners in Oak Forest that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Oak Forest, ILNational
Full medication management
Full medication management
80%
65%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
71.4%
47.9%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
100%
82.4%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
88.6%
71.7%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
25.7%
28.2%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
100%
89.6%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
57.1%
61.5%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
80%
72.4%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%
*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Oak Forest memory care

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of Oak Forest Memory Care partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Oak Forest, ILNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
71.4%
73.8%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
54.3%
45.7%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
65.7%
70.1%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
31.4%
26.1%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select dietary accommodations in Oak Forest memory care

Memory care communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Oak Forest partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Oak Forest, ILNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
60%
27.3%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
60%
43.8%
No sugar
No sugar
54.3%
41%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
42.9%
49.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
5.7%
16%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select dining options in Oak Forest memory care

Our memory care communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Oak Forest communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Oak Forest, ILNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
57.1%
31.3%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
71.4%
39.1%
Room service
Room service
37.1%
36.2%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
17.1%
22.5%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select programs and activities in Oak Forest memory care

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered memory care communities in Oak Forest offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Oak Forest, ILNational
Activity director
Activity director
71.4%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
60%
33.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
51.4%
27.8%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
91.4%
54.1%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
80%
51.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
91.4%
60.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
54.3%
39%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
71.4%
34.1%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
60%
35.7%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
77.1%
46.7%
Live performances
Live performances
80%
47.1%
Dances
Dances
60%
30.4%
Fitness center
Fitness center
42.9%
21.4%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
77.1%
45.9%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Frequently Asked Questions

Mercy Circle Senior Living, Sunrise of Naperville North and Brookdale Glen Ellyn are the top-rated memory care facilities near Oak Forest, Illinois. See full list of communities.

There are 35 memory care facilities near Oak Forest, Illinois. See the full list.

The 35 memory care facilities near you in Oak Forest, Illinois typically provide housing, therapies, and care tailored to those who have Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. To find memory care in Oak Forest, Illinois, browse our detailed listings showing photos, floor plans, amenities, activities, and reviews from real families.

Browse A Place for Mom’s listings for memory care in Oak Forest, Illinois, to take a virtual tour. Our local senior living experts can arrange for a live tour of these communities as well.

The cost of memory care facilities in Oak Forest, Illinois ranges from $600 to $42521. The average Memory Care cost in Oak Forest, Illinois is $5,251. Prices often vary based on care provided, amenities, unit size, and more. 

The cost of memory care in Oak Forest, Illinois typically starts at $600. A Place for Mom’s local, expert senior living advisors can help you find affordable memory care facilities near you and offer advice on how to lower costs and pay for care with VA benefits or public payment options.

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