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Assisted Living Facilities near South Elgin, IL

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Last Updated: 9/23/22
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Assisted Living

Average starting price $4,984/month
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Recent reviews of Assisted Living in South Elgin, 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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Silver Glen Senior Living

1901 Silver Glen Rd, South Elgin, IL 60177 | (< 1 mile)from South Elgin center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Welcome to your new home at Silver Glen Senior LivingYou’re going to love Silver Glen Senior Living — your new home base! Located in South Elgin, Illinois, this community is close enough to the city to take in a show at the Cadillac Palace Theater or visit one of the many downtown Chicago...

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4.5(17 reviews)

I have told friends " I am very happy with Silver Glen, I don't think there's a better place for my mom, and we looked and compared.

White Oaks of Spring Street

1300 Spring Street, South Elgin, IL 60177 | (< 1 mile)from South Elgin center

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Provides: Memory Care

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White Oaks of Spring Street is a dedicated memory care community for seniors in the Chicago area. We specialize in working with residents who have Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia to provide the utmost in amenities, care, support, and security. We know that every resident’s needs will...

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3.6(7 reviews)

My brother was a resident of White Oaks of Spring street for a little over a year. What a wonderful place. He has passed now but he was very happy there. The facility was clean, layout was great for someone...

White Oaks at Heritage Woods of South Elgin

700 N McLean Blvd, South Elgin, IL 60177 | 1.1 milesfrom South Elgin center

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White Oaks at Heritage Woods of South Elgin is a memory care community in the greater Chicago area serving seniors with dementia, including Alzheimer’s. Our services are designed to meet the needs of people living with all stages of dementia so we can provide each one the personalized care they...

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Devotional activities onsite
3.9(28 reviews)

My Mothers been there just about 10 Months now, and the facility is wonderful I come in to visit 3 times a week and my mother is always doing something, the activities that are arranged are always going...

Heritage Woods of South Elgin

700 North Mclean Boulevard, South Elgin, IL 60177 | 1.1 milesfrom South Elgin center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Adults 65 or better may qualify for Illinois Supportive Living Program, an assisted lifestyle.Seniors of all income levels are welcome, including those on Medicaid or only Social Security. Carefree Living at its finest include: *  Private Apartments *  Restaurant Style Dining...

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4.2(3 reviews)

This community was okay but there was another community that I liked more.They took me around and showed me everything on the tour but there was still another that stood out more to me.

The Admiral at the Lake, a CCRC

929 W Foster Ave, Chicago, IL 60640 | 33.2 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 14.2 milesfrom South Elgin 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.

Maple Glen Memory Care

750 S Park Blvd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 | 16.5 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 12.4 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 8.1 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 21.5 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 15.5 milesfrom South Elgin 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...

TLC Living Community

508 Roosevelt Road, Machesney Park, IL 61115 | 45.3 milesfrom South Elgin center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

TLC Living Community Where it feels like home, because it is home. TLC Living Community is a newly constructed, 92 apartment assisted living community, Phase 1 completed in March 2020. Located on six acres in Machesney Park, Illinois, it offers an ideal location close to retail, shopping,...

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Cats allowed
4.8(35 reviews)

This is a great facility! The staff is excellent. The facility is immaculate all the time and the grounds are beautiful. Definitely different than what you may expect when you think about an assisted living...

Heartis Village Orland Park

7420 West 159th Street, Orland Park, IL 60462 | 37.4 milesfrom South Elgin center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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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 | 16.1 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 38.3 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 25.8 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 18.1 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 19 milesfrom South Elgin 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

Cherryvale Place

1545 Temple Lane, Rockford, IL 61112 | 38.8 milesfrom South Elgin center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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

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4.2(66 reviews)

The people here are wonderful and helpful. They are responsive to the family's questions or concerns about our loved one. All the meals are included for the residents. My loved one seems to be doing...

Melody Living Lake in the Hills

525 Harvest Gate Rd, Lake in the Hills, IL 60156 | 12.8 milesfrom South Elgin 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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Day trips and outings
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 | 36 milesfrom South Elgin 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 | 29.9 milesfrom South Elgin center

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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....

Brookdale Hoffman Estates

1515 Barrington Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 | 8.8 milesfrom South Elgin 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.

Belmont Village Lincoln Park

700 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60614 | 33.9 milesfrom South Elgin 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...

Victory Centre of River Woods

1800 River Woods Drive, Melrose Park, IL 60160 | 24.9 milesfrom South Elgin 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...

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Cost of assisted living in South Elgin, IL

The average cost of senior living in South Elgin is 4,984 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Streamwood, IL with an average of 4,212 per month.

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

Financial assistance

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

Transportation

South Elgin, Illinois, is car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in South Elgin include bus routes and train routes. Seniors may receive fare discounts. South Elgin has limited biking infrastructure and is not very walkable.

Health care

South Elgin 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 Advocate Sherman Hospital and Delnor Community Hospital.

Senior activities

Rich in history, culture, and recreation, South Elgin, Illinois, is a great place to live for anyone seeking a real sense of community. Just outside of the excitement of Chicago, South Elgin features a number of fun, family-friendly activities from the Fox River Trolley Museum to Blackhawk Waterfall to Epic Air Trampoline Park. Seniors in the city can stay connected through the Senior Services Associates, Inc., and the Greater Elgin Senior Center.

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 South Elgin, Illinois. See full list of communities.

There are 354 assisted living facilities near South Elgin, Illinois. See the full list.

The best assisted living facilities near you in South Elgin, Illinois are The Admiral at the Lake, a CCRC, Encore at Crystal Lake, and Maple Glen Memory Care. These assisted living communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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