Generations Oakton Arms

1665 Oakton Place Des Plaines IL 60018

866-465-5993

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Overview of Generations Oakton Arms conveniently located in Des Plaines, Illinois

At Generations Oakton Arms, we have a plethora of community amenities. Cats and dogs are allowed in resident quarters. We offer free wi-fi. Free resident parking and guest parking is available at our location.

Dining Amenities

All meals are provided to residents.

On-Site Activities

We have specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical abilities. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and entertainment, we employ a full-time director of activities. The exercise program includes stretching classes and chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations. We love to celebrate with birthday parties and BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties. Our entertainment center includes Wii Sports(add TM) Bowling for bowling enthusiasts. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. For residents who are reluctant to participate in social or recreational activities, we offer pet therapy as a positive and stimulating alternative. We provide regular musical entertainment for the use of our residents - and in some instances, to take a trip down memory lane. Residents may engage in recreational activities such as art classes designed to inspire and stimulate mental well-being and instructive community cooking classes. Residents can also join our gardening club. Our community activities roster includes trivia nights and regular educational lectures covering a wide range of academic topics. Happy hour has a positive impact on the community; residents enjoy lively camaraderie.

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement in mind. Our community grounds includes raised gardening beds available to residents during their leisure hours and an outside patio garden accessible to all residents.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are a nice, quiet place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or to just relax. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a fully-stocked arts and crafts center, a bistro, a billiards lounge for residents who want to try their hand at cue sports, our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles, and a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents. The building design comes together with its airy, bright atrium space.

Location Features at Generations Oakton Arms

Living Options and Amenities

We offer 1-bedroom units and studio units. Ground floor units are available. We have free wi-fi for all of our residents. Our residents also enjoy free access to cable satellite TV.

Available Services at Generations Oakton Arms

Transportation

Our community provides complimentary transportation services.

Personal Services

We have a beautician conveniently located on-site - residents can easily receive beauty treatments for all occasions. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. Our convenient on-site beauty salon provides both hair and beauty treatments. Offsite devotional services are offered in the nearby area. There are also several churches located within the surrounding neighborhood.

Medical Care Services

Our staff is awake and available 24 hours a day to assist your loved one with any time-sensitive needs that may arise. Our medication-care managers organize the medication services available to our residents. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. We recruit first-class visiting podiatrists whose job it is to ensure our residents are happy, fit, and mobile. Regular visits from specialized occupational therapists are available to residents to aid development, recovery, improvements, and maintenance of skills needed for daily living. Speech therapy services are provided by trained and certified speech-pathologists. We offer on-site home care to our residents to ensure all healthcare needs are engaged. On-site hospice care is provided. Our community offers respite care - a short-term stay at a senior living community - perfect for those recovering from a hospital visit, the interim during which a caregiver takes an extended vacation, or simply to experience a senior living trial period. Our weight limit for assisted lifts and single-person transfers is 65 lbs.

What to expect at Generations Oakton Arms

Community Certifications

We accept residents from the age of 55 and above.

Local Area Amenities

There are shopping centers located in the surrounding neighborhood.

Pricing at Generations Oakton Arms

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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*Prices quoted are monthly rental charges and are provided by the communities themselves. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with your Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

Reviews of Generations Oakton Arms

4.5 of 5 Average rating
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(5) A Place For Mom
(5) SeniorAdvisor.com
  • Great value and support

    My mother has been living here for two years now and it is great. The rooms are large, the staff is so helpful and accommodating. She has... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Great value and support

    My mother has been living here for two years now and it is great. The rooms are large, the staff is so helpful and accommodating. She has a 1-bedroom, which is terrific. If she is under the weather, they bring lunch and dinner to her and... more

  • Care and comfort

    We were at this community for care for a time period. The staff was nice and the community was always clean. The menu seemed appealing and... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Care and comfort

    We were at this community for care for a time period. The staff was nice and the community was always clean. The menu seemed appealing and they offered activities. We wanted a different environment. We would suggest that families tour this... more

  • Food 1) breakfast not included; 2) general menu falls short of my expectations. Health of the institution - how long can the community... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Food 1) breakfast not included; 2) general menu falls short of my expectations. Health of the institution - how long can the community sustain a 50% vacancy rate? Otherwise things seemed fine.

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Community Details at Generations Oakton Arms

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    • Generations Oakton Arms Amenities

      • Outdoor Common Areas
      • Activities Onsite
      • Beautician Onsite
      • Meals Provided
      • Indoor Common Areas
      • Devotional Services Offsite

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Generations Oakton Arms

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      • Independent Living
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