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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.

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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.

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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.

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About Home Care

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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Find 39 Residential Care Home Facilities near Des Plaines, IL

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Residential care homes in Des Plaines may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Des Plaines care homes typically take in fewer residents, meaning older adults know each resident in the home and develop strong friendships.

Older-adult care homes vary more than other options for senior living in Des Plaines, so families can choose from a wide range of prices, amenities, and services. A Place for Mom will work with you to understand the cost of care homes. From there, we’ll help you find the right fit, whether you’re staying on a budget or searching for luxury retirement communities.

Residential Care Home near Des Plaines, Illinois

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Robin's Nest Assisted Living

1819 Fargo Blvd, Geneva, IL 60134

4.7
(12 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Robin's Nest I Robin's Nest 1 is a residential care home located in beautiful Geneva, Illinois, in Kane County. Our picturesque community is situated near Sunset Park and Dryden Park, with stunning golf course views. Enjoy historic downtown Geneva for unique shopping, dining or take in the...

Home Sweet Home Arlington Heights

207 W. Appletree Lane, Arlington Heights, IL 60004

3.8
(4 reviews)

Semi-Private

Home Sweet Home Arlington Heights is a residential care home located in on suburb of Chicago in Arlington Heights, Illinois. The historic area is in Wheeling Township which is known for the regions religious heritage an Arlington Park Racetrack. Arlington Heights is a wonderful place to live with...

An Innovated Care

10628 22nd Ave, Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158

(0 review)

1 Bed, Private

Our goal is to provide exceptional care and top notch services to our residents in a family-like environment that does not feel like an institution. We take pride in making sure each resident’s day is made brighter and easier.An Innovative Care, is an Assisted Living provider located in Pleasant...

Sunset Haven

361 N Alfred Ave, Elgin, IL 60123

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

A haven for those in their sunset years of life! Sunset Haven is a small assisted living home, located within an actual residential home and neighborhood. Five 'guests' reside within this 'home', each enjoying their own spacious room as well as the lovely community areas of living room, family...

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A Loving Care

2710 Westlawn Ave, Racine, WI 53405

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

A Loving Care Group Homes LLCDescription of Services offered: 24-hour care on site Leisure time services Private bedrooms Daily Activities Independent living skills, training including activities of daily living Assistance with medications and controlled medicationsØ Health and monitoring...

Bresha Serenity House

5638 Byrd Ave, Racine, WI 53406

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Located in Racine, Wisconsin, Bresha Serenity House is an assisted living facility and senior care center on Byrd Road. We know that the residents who come to use suffer from different levels of physical fitness and illness, which is why we offer more than one type of care. We bill ourselves as a...

Calebria House

155 Beth Court, Burlington, WI 53105

(0 review)

Private

We understand the journey of life has many transitions and complexities. Choosing an assisted living facility is a significant decision to make. High Point Assisted Living, LLC has created Calebria House to offer a home-like atmosphere which is engaging, caring, and peaceful. Calebria House is...

Theresa's Home Care, LLC

5044 Darlene Drive, Gurnee, IL 60031

4.4
(14 reviews)

Semi-Private

Theresa' Home Care, LLC is a unique Residential Group Home located on a beautiful 1/2 acre lot, that boasts Centuries Old oak trees. Located in Gurnee,Il. Just minutes from Gurnee Mills. Due to many different circumstances you or your loved one may need to choose a home that offers assistance...

Theresa's Home Care, LLC

6455 Cunningham, Gurnee, IL 60031

3.7
(10 reviews)

Semi-Private

Theresa's Home Care LLC is a unique Assisted Living home nestled in a beautiful wooded corner lot off of Hunt Club Road in Gurnee, IL. Due to many different circumstances you or your loved one may need to choose a home that offers assistance with daily living. Here at Theresa's Home Care LLC we...

The Neighbors Next Door - Gerten 1

700 Gerten Ave, Aurora, IL 60505

4.8
(6 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Heavenly Love Adult Family Home

2722 25th Ave, Kenosha, WI 53142

5.0
(1 review)

Private

Conveniently located in Kenosha, Wisconsin Heavenly Love is established in the north side of town in a charming community. Heavenly Love Adult Family Home is a spacious two-story facility that will house four clients. This home will be equipped with Four private bedrooms. Two accommodating...

Robin's Nest II

1522 Fargo Boulevard, Geneva, IL 60134

4.3
(5 reviews)

Private

Robin's Nest II Robin's Nest II is located in Geneva, IL in Kane County. This residential care home provides the kind of assistance that is right for you in an area that is on the western fringe of the Chicago suburbs. Those who spend time in Geneva know that it has much to offer, including...

Colfax Manor Assisted Living

8200 South Colfax Avenue, Chicago, IL 60617

4.8
(4 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Colfax Manor Assisted Living is a residential care home located in Chicago, IL, which is a famous part of Cook County. We are located only minutes from the Rainbow Park and Beach, which sits near the shores of Lake Michigan. The lake helps to create calming breezes and blue skies that make life...

Pinecrest of Lake Geneva

N3367 County Trunk NN, Lake Geneva, WI 53147

4.0
(3 reviews)

Pinecrest of Lake Geneva is the perfect assisted living facility for those who aren't interested in, or aren't capable of, daily household maintenance. This facility is located on a very scenic plot of land for the enjoyment of resients. This facility takes a principled approach to caring for all...

Fox Valley Senior Home

600 Saddle Lane, Aurora, IL 60505

(0 review)

Semi-Private

Fox Valley Senior Home offers peace of mind, safety, security, and day to day care for the physical and emotional needs of our residents. We provide around the clock care in a home environment while supporting our residents to maintain their independence.

The Neighbors Next Door - Konen

735 Konen Ave, Aurora, IL 60505

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Roma Senior Home

27 Emily Lane, Lemont, IL 60439

5.0
(1 review)

Private

Looking for Skilled Nursing Care / Assisted Living? Our home in Lemont is your answer! Our three bedroom spacious ranch-style with an airy feeling home is in a peaceful, quiet neighborhood, set on a dead end street for privacy on an acre of georgous land, conveniently located near major roads,...

Dolphin Manor

21404 Washington Ave, Kansasville, WI 53139

5.0
(1 review)

Private, 1 Bed

Dolphin Manor is a state of the art adult living facility and adult daycare service provider that is owned and operated by the owner, Melinda J. Dolphin. It houses up to four residents , and it is located in Kansasville, Wisconsin. The Dolphin ManorÆs adult daycare program can admit up to...

We're Just Like Family

W 1313 Bernice Rd, Genoa City, WI 53128

4.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

We're Just Like Family We're Just Like Family is a senior care home located in the amazing Genoa City, Wisconsin, located in Walworth County. Our community is well placed in a geographical area that favors the residents. We are highly accessible to anyone in need of us. Besides, our location is...

Eagle Place

214 N Eagle Street, Naperville, IL 60540

(0 review)

Private

Eagle Place is owned and operated by Senior Home Sharing, Inc., a 503 (c) not-for-profit. Eagle Place is a residential care home located in Naperville, Illinois. It houses seven residents, age 62 and older, and an on-site house manager. Each resident moves into a private room, personalizing it...

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Cost of care homes in Des Plaines, IL

The average cost of senior living in Des Plaines is $4,636 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Arlington Heights, IL with an average of $4,200 per month.

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What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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Learn more about other types of senior living in Des Plaines, Illinois

Des Plaines, Illinois

Care Homes

Residential care homes offer seniors with an intimate feeling of community minus the commotion of a larger nursing home. Services offered may include three meals a day, laundry, and transportation. This type of community is akin to a single-family home. In Illinois, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $50,040. The state of Illinois has a number of stipulations associated with this kind of community. The Illinois Department of Public Health regulates this community type.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major factor in deciding what care choice works best. The rent burden for Des Plaines is about 20.7% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Des Plaines is about $1,337 and the median value for a house for Des Plaines is about $242,129.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Des Plaines 12.1% have a graduate degree, 36.5% have a college degree, and 23.9% have a high-school diploma. Based on gender, 49.8% are male and 50.2% are female. The median age of Des Plaines is 0 years old. Demographically, Des Plaines is 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.3% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, 6.3% other or not specified, 18.3% Hispanic, 13.4% Asian, 75.2% white, and 2.5% black. In Des Plaines, 4.9% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Des Plaines, 8.9% live in poverty, 66.0% participate in the labor force, 8.2% do not have health insurance, and 7.2% are widowed. Des Plaines has a population density of 1,566 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Des Plaines consists of 58,193 people.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

Illinois is ranked 35th in quality of life and 22nd in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Illinois ranks 43rd in the nation. The state of Illinois has 199 hospitals and 383 health centers, providing care to a population of 12,696,123. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary’s Hospital ¢’‚¬Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center. 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.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Illinois residents voted Republican and 56% voted Democrat. In terms of religious values, 34% of Illinois’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 12,453 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges.

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 air quality index rating in Illinois is 37.7 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 54.5 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is 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. 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 amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.02 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. 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 bird’s foot violet, bloodroot, bee balm, and blazing star. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American black bear, the eastern red bat, the American pygmy shrew, or the coyote. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

Frequently asked questions about Care Homes in Illinois

The Neighbors Next Door - Konen, Roma Senior Home and Marley Oaks are the top rated care homes near Des Plaines, Illinois. See full list of communities.

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