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8.6
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63 reviews
8.6
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63 reviews
5 star
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The community and staff have been good all around. It's just the unfortunate that they have changed management/companies multiple times in the past year and a half. Which led to staffing shortages...
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.
Rock Run Place offers a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Assisted Living and Memory Care levels of care are available on our campus. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to...
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1111 Photos available
66 Floor plans available
9.7
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163 reviews
9.7
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163 reviews
5 star
63%
4 star
21%
3 star
6%
2 star
4%
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Admissions was wonderful. Everything was explained in detail what to expect. Beautiful building, friendly staff. Very clean and welcoming.
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.
Welcome to StoryPoint Romeoville! 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, assisted living, and memory care. Throughout each service...
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1616 Photos available
9.6
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85 reviews
9.6
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85 reviews
5 star
75%
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3 star
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2 star
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We chose The Timbers of Shorewood because of the closeness of the facility to my home, the cleanliness and the value. When my mom would mention something she would like, they did their best to help her.
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.
The Timbers of Shorewood delivers an unusual blend of secure senior living with elegance and independence! With full-service kitchens in every apartment, supportive services available for Independent living residents and perfectly coordinated services for Assisted Living residents. There is a...
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1010 Photos available
55 Floor plans available
9.4
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78 reviews
9.4
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78 reviews
5 star
60%
4 star
24%
3 star
8%
2 star
4%
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Everyone at American House is nice and they have good entertainment. They put on different theme parties and activities for the residents and they have a library. Based on the experience we have had, we...
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.
American House Cedarlake is a pet-friendly independent living and assisted living community for seniors in the greater Chicago area. For those who want to enjoy their retirement in the comfort and privacy of their own one-bedroom or two-bedroom apartment without the fuss of home ownership and...
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1111 Photos available
8.7
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84 reviews
8.7
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84 reviews
5 star
38%
4 star
43%
3 star
12%
2 star
0%
1 star
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When it comes to the quality of care they were very attentive about setting up therapy and keeping me updated about adjustment issues. The "5" is something of a default. I cant speak directly about food...
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 living is easy here because the services are second to none!' HarborChase of Plainfield conveniently serves the assisted living and memory care needs of seniors and families in and around the Plainfield area. Our community is situated on 3.8 acres just 35 miles southwest of Chicago. The...
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22 Floor plans available
8.5
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17 reviews
8.5
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17 reviews
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We had a great experience at Heritage Woods of Plainfield. It was very homey, kept clean, constant activities going on for those who chose to participate. They decorate for every holiday and occasion, and...
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.
Heritage Woods of Plainfield is an affordable assisted living community serving adults 65 or older, fully certified by the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Living. Situated in Northwest Will County, Illinois about 35 miles southwest of Chicago, Heritage Woods is a lovely supportive...
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1010 Photos available
1414 Floor plans available
8.4
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32 reviews
8.4
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32 reviews
5 star
62%
4 star
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3 star
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Research the facility by talking with the residents and caretaker/wait staff; visit at meal time, look for hidden charges such as telephone calling area, transportation range included in monthly fee, meals...
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 Inn at Willow Falls was designed with consideration for every facet of a secure and enriching senior lifestyle — from a choice of meticulously designed apartments to a complete program of supportive care and social services. Residents will delight in the beautiful grounds, the comfortable...
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1010 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
8.0
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5 reviews
8.0
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5 reviews
5 star
80%
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Mom passed [date removed]. Heritage did a fine job for her. 2 aids in particular, [name removed] and one other who's name has escaped me, but both were great to her! Those two ladies I mentioned and the...
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.
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7.9
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37 reviews
7.9
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37 reviews
5 star
46%
4 star
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3 star
16%
2 star
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Yes, we would recommend. Quality of care seems good and better than previous experience. However they lack organization with clothes and bed linens. They often get mixed up between residents.
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 Cottages of New Lenox is an assisted living and memory care community located in New Lenox, IL, in Will County. The community has been specially created to resemble the type of family home where most residents will have lived all of their lives, helping them to adapt to this next stage of...
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7.1
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63 reviews
7.1
Review score
63 reviews
5 star
44%
4 star
27%
3 star
13%
2 star
8%
1 star
8%
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The one thing I wish I knew before selecting a place for mom is if the facility supplied furniture (bed, chair, television, etc). The staff was excellent I helping get mom settled once I got her furniture...
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.
Rock Run Place offers memory care services to seniors in the Will County, Illinois area. Residents enjoy cultural events, natural attractions, shopping and dining options in Joliet, as well as in Chicago, just 45 miles from our residence.We take regular afternoon outings for shopping at Westfield...
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44 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
5 star
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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.
Dedicated to Good LivingOur longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of Joliet 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,...
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.
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.
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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.

Cost of assisted living in Joliet, IL

The average cost of senior living in Joliet is $5,370 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Wilmington, IL with an average of $4,992 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Joliet, IL vs. nearby cities

Joliet, IL
$5,370/mo
$5,354/mo
$5,476/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Joliet, IL vs. the state and national average

Joliet, IL
$5,370/mo
U.S. national average
$4,537/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Joliet vs. other types of senior living

Assisted Living
$5,370/mo
$5,422/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Joliet, IL by room type

Semi-Private
$4,888/mo
Studio
$5,360/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,425/mo
2 Bedroom
$4,797/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Joliet over time

Joliet, ILIL stateNational

Ways to pay for Assisted Living in Joliet, IL

Paying for assisted living may seem daunting, but knowing all your options can be empowering. Read about the many private and public payment options that families use to pay for assisted living in Joliet.

What families are saying about assisted living in Joliet

Recent reviews for assisted living in Joliet

Oak Trace a CCRC in Downers Grove, IL

4.8
They're short of help, all the way around. That's the main challenge. Sometimes it's hard to find a nurse on the nursing floor. But I really like the assisted living building. They're very good with their activities and keeping their people up to date on things. I had one relative move to ...
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Sunrise at Fountain Square in Lombard, IL

4.4
My Mother has flourished at this community since she moved in to Sunrise in 2020. The regular staff have been very attentive to her needs and the assisted living services have been just what she needed.

Franciscan Village in Lemont, IL

4.0
It is a wonderful place to live, safe, secure, very spiritual, clean & neat, plenty of activities, meals ok, responsive staff, a broad range of care at one facility. I would recommend to other families.

Joliet review score based on 139 family reviews

8.6
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This proprietary review score is based on 139 reviews of 14 Joliet assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Joliet review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how assisted living residents and family members rate assisted living 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

Joliet review score compared against nearby cities

8.6
Joliet, IL14 facilities
8.7
Rockdale, IL13 facilities
8.7
Shorewood, IL14 facilities

Review subcategories for Joliet assisted living

When assisted living 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 139 reviews of 14 Joliet assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare Joliet resident and family assisted living 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.
Joliet, IL averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.5
4.5
Friendliness
4.6
4.6
Care services
3.9
4.2
Staff
4.5
4.5
Meals & dining
3.9
4.1
Activities
4.1
4.0
Value for cost*
4.0
4.1
0.01.02.03.04.05.0
*Learn more about cost details

Joliet assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Joliet assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Joliet, 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 Joliet assisted living

Assisted living communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of assisted living partners in Joliet that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Joliet, ILNational
Full medication management
Full medication management
64.3%
51.6%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
50%
33%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
92.9%
98.9%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99.3%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
78.6%
56.2%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
42.9%
29.6%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
92.9%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
57.1%
47.7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
64.3%
53%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Joliet assisted living

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 Joliet Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Joliet, ILNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
57.1%
50.5%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
42.9%
31.6%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
42.9%
40.6%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
28.6%
13.4%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Joliet assisted living

Assisted living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Joliet partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Joliet, ILNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
50%
26.4%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
57.1%
39.2%
No sugar
No sugar
42.9%
36.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
50%
34.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
7.1%
12.5%
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Availability of select dining options in Joliet assisted living

Our assisted living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Joliet communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Joliet, ILNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
57.1%
30.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
71.4%
41.2%
Room service
Room service
42.9%
35%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
28.6%
17.3%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Joliet assisted living

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered assisted living communities in Joliet offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Joliet, ILNational
Activity director
Activity director
64.3%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
57.1%
30.3%
Community service programs
Community service programs
57.1%
29.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
78.6%
49%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
78.6%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
78.6%
51.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
57.1%
40.2%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
78.6%
33.4%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
71.4%
36.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
78.6%
45.5%
Live performances
Live performances
78.6%
45.9%
Dances
Dances
50%
28.6%
Fitness center
Fitness center
50%
23.7%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
71.4%
44.8%
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State regulations for assisted living in Joliet

Safety is a primary concern when seniors and their families look for assisted living. Each state has its own laws and inspection processes to ensure seniors reside in a safe environment. Learning about Illinois assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in Joliet protect seniors.

Learn about Illinois Assisted Living regulations

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