A Place for Mom
Assisted Living
Veterans Resources
Independent Living
Memory Care
About 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.

Complete guide to assisted living
About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

More about care homes
Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

Guide to VA benefits for long-term care
About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

More about home care
About 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.

Complete guide to independent living
About 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.

Complete guide to memory care
About Nursing Homes

Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

Complete guide to nursing homes
About Senior Apartments

Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

More about senior apartments

47 Memory Care Facilities near Pontiac, IL

Who are you searching for?

1 of 5

If your loved one needs memory care in Pontiac, A Place for Mom can help. With 47 memory care facilities in Pontiac, we’ll work with you to find the right fit for your family member’s budget, interests, and care needs.

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

We are also serving Memory Care facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like , , and . You may also consider nearby communities such as Bloomington, Chillicothe or Kankakee.

Memory Care Facilities near Pontiac, IL

Showing 47 communities
Sort by
Filter by
Ratings
Distance
Showing 47 communities
Sort by
Filter by
Ratings
Distance

The Pointe at Pontiac

120 N Deerfield Rd, Pontiac, IL 61764

4.3
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Pointe at Pontiac senior supportive living provides apartment-style housing with personal care and other supportive services to adults age 65 and older. Our living environment enables seniors to maintain an active and independent lifestyle.The Pointe at Pontiac senior supportive living allows...

Bridle Brook

1505 Patton Dr, Mahomet, IL 61853

4.4
(23 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Since 1990, Capital Senior Living has grown to become one of the largest senior living providers in the United States. With a goal of offering affordable housing and an enriched lifestyle to thousands of seniors, our dedicated team of professionals succeeds in providing quality care in each of...

Evergreen Place Assisted Living

801 W Gregory St, Normal, IL 61761

4.4
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Evergreen Place offers worry-free living, where independence thrives and compassionate care is always nearby. Our beautiful campus offers lovely assisted living services. We offer both long term stay options and short-term respite care. We welcome you to learn more and visit our community of...

Villas of Holly Brook - Morton

1709 N Main St, Morton, IL 61550

3.5
(8 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

THE INDEPENDENCE YOU WANT ... THE DAILY ASSISTANCE YOU NEED. The Villas of Holly Brook is an Assisted Living Community that offers residents carefree, retirement living at its finest. We'll do it ALL! We'll cook, clean and do the laundry. We also take care of the lawn and remove snow and ice...

Compare Costs, Photos, and Reviews for all your options near

Please enter a valid full name.

Please enter a valid email address.

Please enter a valid phone number.

This field is required

By clicking Request Info, you agree to our Terms of Use. You also consent that we, or our customer communities, may reach out to you using a system that can auto-dial; however, you do not need to consent to this to use our service. Our Privacy Policy describes information collection and use.

Eagle's View Supportive Living

200 W International Ave, Rantoul, IL 61866

4.5
(12 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Eagle's View Supportive Living and Memory Care provides a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to those struggling alone at home. We are a community that promotes independence while providing additional assistance as needed with dignity and respect. Our focus is on providing residents with...

Heritage Woods of Dwight

701 East Mazon Avenue, Dwight, IL 60420

4.7
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Heritage Woods of Dwight is an assisted living community located in Dwight, IL. Dwight, which contains a stretch of the original famous U.S. Route 66, lies 80 miles southwest of Chicago. The town boasts a rich history, and is home to numerous landmarks and monuments. With well-preserved...

Bickford of Bloomington

14 Heartland Drive, Bloomington, IL 61704

4.0
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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...

Heritage Woods of Manteno

355 Diversatech Drive, Manteno, IL 60950

4.4
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Heritage Woods of Manteno is located in the village of Manteno, IL, a peaceful area with its own form of simple beauty. This assisted living community is part of a residential area that is developing, and it is a great place for seniors to call home. Those who come to visit the residents of this...

Reflections Memory Care - Washington

1280 Independence Ct, Washington, IL 61571

4.0
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Reflections Memory Care opened its doors in May 2014. Reflections is owned by The Villas of Holly Brook with its headquarters located in Charleston, IL. We specialize in focused care to seniors suffering from Dementia and other conditions under this umbrella causing memory loss. Our staff is...

Heritage Woods of Ottawa

801 E Etna Rd, Ottawa, IL 61350

4.7
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Heritage Woods of Ottawa is an Assisted Living Community convienently located near several interstates and state routes for easy traveling. Heritage Woods is nestled near a residential area close to shopping, grocery and governmental services.

Riverside Assisted Living & Memory Care

85 E. Burns Rd, Bourbonnais, IL 60914

4.6
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Riverside Assisted Living and Memory Care is an assisted living and memory care community located in Bourbonnais, IL in Kankakee County. Bourbonnais is about an hour south of Chicago. This vibrant town is known as the 'Village of Friendship,' and has many shops and restaurants. The Kankakee River...

Cedarhurst of Washington

100 Grand Victorian Pl, Washington, IL 61571

4.9
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

After more than a decade of solid experience as a residential community, Cedarhurst of Washington is recognized as a leader in senior services. Guided by dedicated staff and management, such a level of competence places Cedarhurst of Washington at the forefront of quality care for older adults...

Saxony Court

500 Centennial Dr, East Peoria, IL 61611

4.3
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Saxony Court Senior Living, located on 55 acres with beautiful scenery and landscaping, is a senior living community that specializes in Independent and Assisted Living, offering comprehensive rehabilitation services, and retirement living at its best. Residents enjoy a variety of social,...

Riverside Assisted Living & Memory Care

1485 Butterfield Court, Kankakee, IL 60901

4.6
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Riverside Senior Life is the areas only full continuum of care, with over 20 years of experience enriching lives in the community. From Independent Living to Skilled Nursing, Riverside Senior Life delivers a seamless continuum of care, unrivaled in its one-of-a-kind approach. As part of the...

Evergreen Place and The Legacy Memory Care

404 S. Stillwater, Chillicothe, IL 61523

4.9
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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...

Heritage Woods of Watseka

577 E. Martin Ave., Watseka, IL 60970

3.2
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Many people are seeking out affordable senior housing, but they do not want to compromise on the quality of care. Heritage Woods of Watseka in Iroquois County, Illinois can provide you with the affordability and quality of care you want for your senior loved one. There are many great things to...

Washington Villas of Holly Brook

1285 Independence Ct, Washington, IL 61571

4.6
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Never before have elegance and value been so perfectly defined ina beautifully master planned Community. The Villas is committed to standards of excellence in design, construction, amenities, lifestyle, security and affordability.We are a place where every resident can live their life to the...

The Village at Mercy Creek

1501 Mercy Creek Dr., Normal, IL 61761

5.0
(2 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

In 2018, Franciscan Ministries, sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago, acquired a 60-acre senior living campus that was originally built and nurtured by 14 area Mennonite churches. Renamed The Village at Mercy Creek, it is now part of the Franciscan Communities, which has been providing...

Villas of Holly Brook & Reflections - Bloomington South

2016 Fox Creek Rd, Bloomington, IL 61701

4.5
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care is a sate-of-the-art licensed assisted living community. We offer our residents the comforts of their own home while providing for their needs with a customized care plan. Each member of our staff is committed to helping our residents live...

Luther Oaks

601 Lutz Road, Bloomington, IL 61704

3.9
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Viewing 1-20 out of 47 communities

Cost of memory care in Pontiac, IL

The average cost of senior living in Pontiac is $5,621 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Streator, IL with an average of $4,875 per month.

Monthly average memory care cost comparisons
Your actual costs may be higher or lower than the average.
Get advice from a local expert:
Talk to an Advisor

Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What is memory care?

 Memory care supports the unique needs of seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Memory care communities provide enhanced security, dementia therapies, and spaces designed to prevent wandering. Services in memory care facilities often include:

  • Medication management
  • Memory-enhancing activities
  • Help with personal care
  • Mobility assistance
  • 24-hour care and supervision
Complete guide to memory care

Pontiac, Illinois

Memory Care

Memory care communities operate in accordance with a dementia specific living program. A memory care community complies with specific Alzheimer’s-related health and safety guidelines. Residents may live in single rooms or shared apartments. Residents in memory care need support with eating, personal care , and dressing. Basic services offered in memory care may include: daily meals, medication management, social programs and activities, and housekeeping and laundry service. The annual median cost for a private room is around $82,125 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $71,175 . The state of Illinois maintains a number of stipulations related to this type of community. The The Illinois Department of Public Health certifies this community type.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor in deciding which location meets the needs of your loved one. Monthly, the median rent in Pontiac is about $765 and the median home value for Pontiac is around $100,062. The rent burden for Pontiac is around 15.6% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Pontiac, 8.6% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Pontiac has a population density of 563 people per square mile. In Pontiac, 17.7% have some form of disability, 19.8% live in poverty, 7.6% do not have health insurance, and 47.2% participate in the labor force. Out of the total city population, 54.6% are male and 45.4% are female. The median age of Pontiac is 39 years old. Of the population of Pontiac 13.5% have a college degree, 4.3% have a graduate degree, and 41.1% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Pontiac is 0.9% other or not specified, 0.0% Native American, 86.6% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.4% Asian, 10.4% black, 5.7% Hispanic, and 1.8% mixed race.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

The state of Illinois has 199 hospitals and 383 health centers, providing care to a population of 12,696,123. The three highest ranked hospitals in Illinois are Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Illinois citizen is ranked 35th nation-wide. Additionally, Illinois is ranked 22nd by standards of healthcare. 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. Based on natural beauty, Illinois ranks 43rd in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 34% of Illinois residents attend religious services among the 12,453 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. 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

Illinois experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.02 inches. The average air quality index rating in Illinois is 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. 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. 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. 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 blazing star, black snakeroot, bird’s foot violet, and viola pedata. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyote, the big brown bat, the cougar, or the American pygmy shrew. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

Frequently asked questions

There are 47 memory care facilities near Pontiac, Illinois. See the full list.

Profile Image

More questions?

Ask an A Place for Mom local advisor at no cost.

Sign up for our newsletter
Get insights and articles in your inbox.

Please enter a valid email address.

701 5th Ave #3200, Seattle, WA 98104

A Place for Mom is paid by our participating communities, therefore our service is offered at no charge to families. Copyright © 2021 A Place for Mom, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Privacy & Terms. Do Not Sell My Personal Information.