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352 Assisted Living Facilities near Evanston, IL

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Assisted Living Facilities near Evanston, IL

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Last Updated: 9/26/22
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Assisted Living

Average starting price $4,911/month
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Recent reviews of Assisted Living in Evanston, IL
Harbor House - Memory Care in Wheeling, IL
1.9

Brother stayed as a transition between hospitalization and returning to independent living. for a short period (2 weeks). Experience was limited to a single visit and informal comments by brother. many answers below I am not in position to evaluate. Als, billing was not handled by me.

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Arbor Terrace Glenview
4.4

The staff is excellent and will always find the answers to your questions. They come running when they press their button and they are very accommodating. I think it is a good facility and I trust them with my parents. I would recommend to others looking.

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Addolorata Villa in Wheeling, IL
4.8

We choose Addollorata Villa because it offered our Mom a continuum of care we believed was best. We have seen firsthand the Addolorata staff show extreme compassion to their patients and residents. They have been extremely attentive to our mother's needs and kept our family updated along the way. The spiritual environment is a comfort for her and our family. We highly recommend the community of Addolorata Villa.

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Trulee Evanston

1815 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL 60201 | (< 1 mile)from Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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When you find a community that delivers all that matters most to you with sophistication, excellence and flair; you want to make it your own. Trulee Evanston offers a fresh, contemporary senior living experience with the highest caliber of Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care....

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5.0(1 review)

Everybody has gone above and beyond not only for our loved one but for our family. There are a lot of different activities going on. The staff are very accommodating, friendly and polite. Overall we are very...

Museum Residences on Oak

1555 Oak Ave, Evanston, IL 60201 | (< 1 mile)from Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

Welcome to the Museum Residences on Oak, a signature senior living community located in the heart of Evanston, Illinois. The Museum Residences on Oak prides itself on individualized programming tailored to each resident allowing empowerment through independence. Discover the Museum Residences on...

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The Highlands Assisted Living at Westminster Place

3131 Simpson St, Evanston, IL 60201 | 1.1 milesfrom Evanston center

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The Highlands Assisted Living at Westminster Place is a community situated within a beautiful 40-acre campus. As a part of Presbyterian Homes' continuum of care, this assisted living community in Evanston offers levels of personalized care based on an individual’s needs. Residents of assisted...

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5.0(5 reviews)

It's a very nice place for my mother. Not sure if there is anything that they need to improve on from what my mom tells me. Most of the staff is very friendly and she seems to be happy there.

The Admiral at the Lake, a CCRC

929 W Foster Ave, Chicago, IL 60640 | 5.8 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Step out your door to acres of beautiful parkland, the beach, and the lake’s shore. Look the other way and Chicago surrounds you – the stunning skyline, vibrant neighborhoods, and the cultural depth few other cities offer.Chicago’s oldest, nonprofit retirement living organization is introducing...

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5.0(15 reviews)

I have been a resident at The Admiral at the Lake for nearly three years. Arriving weeks before the pandemic, it was difficult to meet other residents, activities were canceled and meals delivered to the...

Encore at Crystal Lake

495 Alexandra Blvd, Crystal Lake, IL 60014 | 34.6 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Memory Care

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Building on a tradition of excellence, Encore at Crystal Lake features the highest quality of care, but also an outstanding quality of life.At Encore at Crystal Lake the joy of life is plain to see. For all those in our care, we are dedicated to creating a sensitive, nurturing and comfortable...

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4.7(74 reviews)

Staff is great and have been for many years. Facility is always clean and well kept. Never evidence of any odors. Everyone is always polite and courteous, both to the residents and family members.

Rittenhouse of Michigan City

4300 Cleveland Ave, Michigan City, IN 46360 | 48.9 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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VOTED THE BEST ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY FOR 12 YEARS STRAIGHT THROUGH THE LOCAL READER'S CHOICE AWARD!!!! (2021)

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4.2(19 reviews)

The staff are very friendly and very helpful. We've had a few little issues here and there, like the maintenance staff can be slow to get to requests. I also think there might be some communication issues...

Maple Glen Memory Care

750 S Park Blvd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 | 24.6 milesfrom Evanston center

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The Koelsch family has more than six decades in developing, building and operating senior housing. The tradition began in 1958 when Emmett Koelsch and Alice Koelsch-Schultz founded the company and employed the simple philosophy, 'Treat all people with the respect they deserve and the special...

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4.6(19 reviews)

I am extremely pleased with our experience with Maple Glen. I would recommend you check the community out to see if it would be a good fit for your loved one. The staff communication has been great with...

Clarendale of Algonquin

2001 W Algonquin Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102 | 33.4 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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At Clarendale of Algonquin, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free resident parking available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care,...

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4.8(192 reviews)

My mom spent the last 6 years living in my home. Now, for a variety of reasons, it is time for others to take care of her. We chose Clarendale. When I first walked into the building I was struck by the...

Encore at South Barrington

215 Bartlett Rd, South Barrington, IL 60010 | 24.9 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Memory Care

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You can trust that your loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia is in good hands at Encore at South Barrington memory care assisted living in South Barrington, Illinois. We focus exclusively on memory care, providing care that is based on the most up-to-date research, for our residents with...

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4.6(48 reviews)

Staff was very supportive and engaging when my 89 year old mother moved there(and still are). They followed through with all my concerns and requests. Caretakers have a positive attitude. Staff...

Brookdale Des Plaines

800 South River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016 | 9.8 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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It’s good to be home.Our community just outside of Chicago gives you the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with both independent living and assisted living on the same campus. With several floor plans to chose from, including studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom options, you’ll be able...

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4.5(89 reviews)

I was highly impressed with Brookdale Des Plaines when researching an independent living arrangement for my mom, and now my aunt is here in an assisted living apartment. From the directors, nurse, front...

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Brookdale Glen Ellyn

60 North Nicoll Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 | 23 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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If you’re ready to trade your hedge clippers for golf clubs, our senior living community just outside of Chicago might be the right fit for you.Here you’ll have the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with both independent living and assisted living on the same campus. Trade home...

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4.6(77 reviews)

We moved into Brookdale on [Date removed]. We have been impressed with the friendly, helpful atmosphere here, from both the staff and the residents. Our apartment is beginning to feel like home. And we...

Heartis Village Orland Park

7420 West 159th Street, Orland Park, IL 60462 | 31.7 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

See all Integral Senior Living Management Group communities

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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4.6(29 reviews)

It was a very clean, and friendly community. The care services were excellent. The interaction with the staff was good. They were wonderful. The food was delicious, and we loved it. A lot of good activities...

StoryPoint Naperville

504 N River Rd, Naperville, IL 60563 | 31.2 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Welcome to StoryPoint Naperville! This isn’t just a place to reside — it’s a place where our community members truly shine, and we are glad to share this experience with them. Our various senior living options include independent living, enhanced living, assisted living, memory care, and respite...

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4.4(90 reviews)

The overall atmosphere of the community is very friendly, our friend who is a resident there has been able to meet new people and make new friends. We really like that it is not a super large community so it...

Clarendale of Mokena

21536 South Wolf Road, Mokena, IL 60448 | 37.2 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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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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4.4(108 reviews)

I enjoy the variety of menu choices. The soups are great and always served hot. The servers are friendly and help with selections. Advance meals listing for the week is good as you know ahead of time.

StoryPoint Libertyville

901 Florsheim Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048 | 19 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Welcome to StoryPoint Libertyville! This isn’t just a place to reside — it’s a place where our community members truly shine, and we are glad to share this experience with them. Our various senior living options include independent living, enhanced living, assisted living, memory care, and...

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4.3(89 reviews)

I've seen so many places that were absolutely disgusting. But this place has exceeded all of our expectations. I like everything overall, including how friendly and accommodating the staff are. There are...

Brookdale Lisle

1700 Robin Lane, Lisle, IL 60532 | 27.2 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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Good Times, Good PeopleAre you ready to enjoy everything senior living has to offer? At our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Lisle, Illinois, you can enjoy a beautiful and inviting environment with spacious common rooms, a fun-filled events calendar with a multitude of activities...

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4.3(82 reviews)

This has been an excellent experience for my loved one and family. Everything is promptly available, and the service has been very good. The food, activities, and training equipment have been readily...

Bridgeway of Bensenville a CCRC

303 E. Washington Street, Bensenville, IL 60106 | 14.4 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Bridgeway of Bensenville features independent living homes and apartments offering a worry-free lifestyle. Additionally, Bridgeway of Bensenville offers various levels of assisted living and memory care to those that require more help with daily activities.Lifestyle Amenities:Choice of large...

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4.3(128 reviews)

The food is the best. It's a restaurant style. Everyone is just friendly. The care services is great. The staff are really nice. Good activities, entertainers every month. I try to join as much as I can

Clarendale of Schererville

7770 Burr St, Schererville, IN 46375 | 42.6 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Clarendale of Schererville is a top pet-friendly senior community in the Chicago metro area, providing independent living assisted living and memory care for our residents. Our convenient and comfortable suburban location features 177 units and is designed with seniors’ comfort and well-being in...

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4.5(56 reviews)

There are lot of different activities, covid just kind of changed how things worked with the activities. I feel like I can trust this community with my loved one. This is a very nice place and they go out...

Melody Living Lake in the Hills

525 Harvest Gate Rd, Lake in the Hills, IL 60156 | 33.8 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

OPENING IN SPRING 2020!We’d love to show you what a Life in Harmony is like at Melody Living’s Lake in the Hills community by inviting you to schedule a private tour of our assisted living and memory support neighborhoods! Discover our commitment to care, warm and welcoming hospitality, explore...

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4.6(17 reviews)

Too much curn as far as the staffing goes, typical of these facilities. All of these facilities are too expensive. Nominally $100K per year. You can basically hire 24/7 care for that if you are so inclined.

Mercy Circle Senior Living

3659 W 99th Pl, Chicago, IL 60655 | 23.7 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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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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4.8(71 reviews)

There are not enough words to express how wonderful it is living at Mercy Circle. The therapists are great. They couldn't be any better. Thank you for all your wonderful care and service.

The Carrington at Lincolnwood

3501 Northeast Parkway, Lincolnwood, IL 60712 | 3.5 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Creating a multi-acre senior living community in the very heart of a highly desirable area like Lincolnwood is a rare opportunity. While only minutes from businesses and shopping, cultural opportunities, houses of worship and medical and professional offices, the landscaped 13-acre,...

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4.6(64 reviews)

The Carrington at Lincolnwood is a newer facility so right when you walk in it feels like an apartment building you would find downtown. It is open, the staff are very welcoming and it is just very inviting....

Belmont Village Lincoln Park

700 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60614 | 9.2 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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At Belmont Village Lincoln Park, you’ll find the perfect blend of comfort, care and active living. The mid-rise building maintains the look and feel of the area with an architectural style very closely replicating the Nellie Black building that previously occupied the site. Nestled in the new...

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4.7(33 reviews)

This facility is excellent! It's new and very nice. The staff is wonderful. They are a bit short staffed, but that's everywhere right now. The food is good quality and they have a good variety. They do...

Brookdale Hoffman Estates

1515 Barrington Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 | 23.1 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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When it comes to home upkeep, less is more.Our community, located next door to a golf course and across the street from Arthur L. Janura Forest Preserve, has both independent living and assisted living so you’ll have care options if you need more care later.  When something needs to be fixed,...

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4.5(90 reviews)

Brookdale Hoffman Estates was fantastic! They were very good to my brother. Unfortunately he progressed to needing more care at a memory care facility.

Victory Centre of River Woods

1800 River Woods Drive, Melrose Park, IL 60160 | 12.3 milesfrom Evanston center

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Dedicated to Good LivingOur longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of River Woods 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...

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4.2(26 reviews)

They were so accommodating and helped us get in here fast. My friend is getting great care and attention from the staff. He raves about the food, it is a posted a menu each week. The assistant director [name...

Westbrook Senior Living

110 W Schaumburg Road, Streamwood, IL 60107 | 25.2 milesfrom Evanston center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Westbrook Senior Living, part of Spectrum Retirement Communities, is a community which opened in 2016! We are an Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Secured Memory Care rental community located in Streamwood just on the border of Schaumburg near the Elgin-O'Hare expressway, shopping,...

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4.5(71 reviews)

Westbrook Senior Living is an excellent choice. The staff are awesome. They're very caring. When I came in, they always said hi and called me by my first name. They all knew my mom as well. The...

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Cost of assisted living in Evanston, IL

The average cost of senior living in Evanston is 4,911 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Des Plaines, IL with an average of 4,382 per month.

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In Evanston, Illinois, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Evanston, Illinois, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Transportation

Evanston, Illinois, is not car dependent. Seniors can expect to rely on public transportation. Transit options in Evanston include bus routes and rail service. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Evanston has robust biking infrastructure and is walkable.

Health care

Evanston offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has several hospitals, including Evanston Hospital and Presence Saint Francis Hospital.

Senior activities

Evanston is a charming university town located just outside of Chicago on the north shore of Lake Michigan. Popular museums in the city include the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, the Halim Time and Glass Museum, and the American Toby Jug Museum. Seniors with interest in local history can take tours of the Charles Gates Dawes House and the Frances Willard House Museum. Evanston also has a number of great parks and public beaches that dot the shore of Lake Michigan.

What is assisted living?

Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:

  • Housekeeping
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Help with personal care
  • Laundry
  • Social activities and outings
  • 24-hour emergency response
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The Admiral at the Lake, a CCRC, Encore at Crystal Lake and Archwood Senior Living are the top rated assisted living facilities near Evanston, Illinois. See full list of communities.

There are 352 assisted living facilities near Evanston, Illinois. See the full list.

The best assisted living facilities near you in Evanston, Illinois are The Admiral at the Lake, a CCRC, Encore at Crystal Lake, and Rittenhouse of Michigan City. These assisted living communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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