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Photo of Mercy Circle Senior LivingCommunity card badge
11 Video available
2222 Photos available
9.9
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113 reviews
9.9
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113 reviews
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Very happy with my mother's overall experience. [name removed] you have taken such good care of her. When your loved one becomes ill, it is nic to know there is a place you can trust that will take good care...
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.
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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1616 Photos available
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9.9
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100 reviews
9.9
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100 reviews
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I was not sure if I was making the right decision. I had visited a few other facilities and this seemed to suit my requirements. The place seemed cheerful and residents were involved in some activity when I...
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.
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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11 Video available
88 Photos available
9.8
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42 reviews
9.8
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42 reviews
5 star
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I had research several places before moving my mom and I so glad that we settled on Brookdale. My mom's apartment is manageable size for her needs, it's walking distance to Trader Joe's and several downtown...
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.
Everything You Want, Everything You NeedIf first impressions are everything, we think we make a pretty good one. Nestled between historic Frank Lloyd Wright homes and a vibrant downtown shopping district, the location of our independent and assisted living community is just the start of what...
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1515 Photos available
88 Floor plans available
9.8
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96 reviews
9.8
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96 reviews
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1. Discuss with staff upfront how best to communicate with them on a regular basis ( the nurses, housekeeping, activities people, finance office, etc) 2. Atria is a nice, quiet place that always feels calm...
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.
Located in a residential neighborhood only minutes from Wheaton, Atria Park of Glen Ellyn offers all the benefits of living in a vibrant, supportive community, with the discreet support of a care staff close at hand. Without the worries of chores and home maintenance, residents are free to pursue...
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2222 Photos available
9.8
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15 reviews
9.8
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15 reviews
5 star
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Two people in particular were the reason we chose Cantata - [name removed] - Admissions [name removed] - Wellness Manager Weekend staffing seems to utilize temporary, contract help a lot who don't seem...
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 Cantata continuum of care—Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Support, Short-Term Rehab, and Long-Term Care—allows you to live your best life today, tomorrow and into the future. Located in Brookfield, Cantata offers exceptional care in a comfortable environment that feels like home....
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2121 Photos available
99 Floor plans available
9.7
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112 reviews
9.7
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112 reviews
5 star
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Staff is kind to residents and families. They are stable- hardly any turnover, which is important for people with dementia. I would definitely recommend Sunrise at Fountain Square.
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.
Sunrise Senior Living introduces Fountain Square, a beautiful environment designed to fit your lifestyle...today and tomorrow! Located in Lombard, Illinois, about 20 miles west of downtown Chicago and offers assisted living, independent living, and 2 levels of memory care - Reminiscence and...
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1818 Photos available
55 Floor plans available
9.7
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31 reviews
9.7
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31 reviews
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We were at a loss as to how to begin our journey in finding a home for our mother. [name removed] with A Place for Mom was incredible in helping us find the right fit for our needs. Our Mom loves her new...
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.
In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...
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Photo of Autumn Green at Midway Village
11 Video available
1616 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
9.6
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64 reviews
9.6
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64 reviews
5 star
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Overall nice facility with nice people. AG can be depressing for those who are able-bodied, as many residents are confined to a wheelchair, walker, etc. The office staff doesn't coordinate well enough or...
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.
Don't let our value prices fool you -- Autumn Green is a beautiful community!   Autumn Green at Midway Village offers full-service rental retirement living at a mid-range price for persons aged 62+ OR For-sale condominiums for persons aged 55+ in the adjacent Midway Village...
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Photo of The Sheridan at Oak Brook
1010 Photos available
1010 Floor plans available
9.6
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24 reviews
9.6
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24 reviews
5 star
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My mom is in Independent Living so less care needed. The Sheridan was very helpful getting us extra help as needed. The new ED is great and very hands on.
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.
Start living an upscale lifestyle in the spring of 2021 at The Sheridan at Oak Brook. Learn about our exclusive Diamond Charter Membership!The Sheridan at Oak Brook is located in one of Chicago’s most fancied neighborhoods. Part of the Signature Collection at Senior Lifestyle, this community...
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11 Video available
1414 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
9.5
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58 reviews
9.5
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58 reviews
5 star
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My mom passed in January. The place was awesome for her. What we really liked about Palos Heights is the friendliness of the staff and residents. Yes, based on the experience we have had so far, we would...
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.
Nestled in the trees next to the Calumet-Saganashkee Channel, this community offers the best of both worlds for those who want to enjoy the great outdoors and have creature comforts close to home. Nearby, Olde Palos Shopping Centre and Orland Square shopping mall should take care of your shopping...
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Photo of Burr Ridge Senior Living
1414 Photos available
88 Floor plans available
9.5
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38 reviews
9.5
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38 reviews
5 star
65%
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I feel they care and listen to your needs..my mom started in independence but had to go to memory care and they are so good to her. They really care. . Independent apartments- they are great size and a few...
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.
At Burr Ridge Senior Living, we live by our core values of integrity, respect, leadership, personal growth, excellence, and stewardship.Our commitment to service and dedication to compassionate senior care can be felt throughout our community. From our empathetic staff to the many organized...
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Photo of Senior Suites of Bridgeport
66 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
9.5
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38 reviews
9.5
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38 reviews
5 star
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We would absolutely recommend this community to other families based on the experience we have had so far, but this community could improve on having more activities for the residents.
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Imagine being able to live in a beautiful building, in a community of friends, receive monthly housekeeping services and benefit from specially designed safety features - all for one low affordable monthly rate and in the Chicago neighborhood you've called home for most of your life. As a...
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Photo of Senior Suites of Garfield Ridge
66 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
9.4
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21 reviews
9.4
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21 reviews
5 star
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Everything is going well - but they really need to improve on the time it takes them to fix things that break. They take a very long time to fix.
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Imagine being able to live in a beautiful building, in a community of friends, receive monthly housekeeping services and benefit from specially designed safety features - all for one low affordable monthly rate and in the Chicago neighborhood you've called home for most of your life. As a...
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Photo of American House Oak Park
66 Photos available
1010 Floor plans available
9.4
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5 reviews
9.4
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5 reviews
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Placing my loved one in memory care is the most difficult decision I have made in our married life. As soon as I stepped into the facility, I felt at home right away and I had that feeling of confidence...
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.
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Photo of Sunrise of Willowbrook
1010 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
9.4
Review score
69 reviews
9.4
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69 reviews
5 star
54%
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My Dad wasn't there very long. Moved to memory care, died [date removed]. They had some really great people in memory care. Yes, I would recommend this community to other families, I knew he was safe, and...
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.
In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...
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Photo of Senior Suites of New City
44 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
9.4
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16 reviews
9.4
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16 reviews
5 star
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The office staff are amazing and very attentive, maintenence responds in a timely manner,they have a lot that the residents are able to engage in,it's a good fit for my mom especially the social aspects.
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Imagine being able to live in a beautiful building, in a community of friends, receive monthly housekeeping services and benefit from specially designed safety features - all for one low affordable monthly rate and in the Chicago neighborhood you've called home for most of your life. As a...
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Photo of Ascension Living Casa Scalabrini Village
11 Video available
1414 Photos available
99 Floor plans available
9.3
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33 reviews
9.3
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33 reviews
5 star
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My husband and I live here and we are very happy. We were looking for a place that would feel like home, not an institution. The little touches mattered to us - the pretty lace curtains in the mail room,...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Ascension Living Casa Scalabrini Village is a faith-based senior living campus offering a variety of independent living options. Our primary focus is the comfort and well being of our residents! We offer 184 spacious independent living residences in a variety of floor plans, including studio,...
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9.1
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170 reviews
9.1
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170 reviews
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This retirement community is really a fantastic value for the money. The staff seems to be caring and down to earth; the facilities are in decent repair and very generous for the price that is being paid....
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.
EXPERIENCE THE DIFFERENCE AT CONCORD PLACE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY We are so much more than a senior community. Concord Place Retirement Community is home. For over 25 years we have prided ourselves in creating a culture and atmosphere of comfort and love. To that end, we have focused our efforts...
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55 Photos available
9.0
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37 reviews
9.0
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37 reviews
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Oak Park Arms is a quiet and safe community that provides me with a homey comfort. I go to all the exercise classes and eat three meals a day at the restaurant where I socialize. My favorite activities are...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Built as a luxury hotel in 1922, the Oak Park Arms retained the original charm of the grand hotels of the 20th century. The apartments, Ballroom, Georgian Room Restaurant, Lounge, and meeting rooms have been renovated on an on-going basis. A rental retirement community for 26 years, the Oak Park...
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2323 Photos available
9.0
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45 reviews
9.0
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45 reviews
5 star
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Overall experience- it's been good. Staff is very friendly and as helpful as possible. Dad's a little bored, but that's pretty much of his own lack of engagement. I will note their men's events tend to be on...
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.
Cordia Senior Residence is taking senior living to a new level and it all begins with the fresh and innovative approach that we take towards it. Through our staff and a variety of unique and engaging programs, we inspire our residents to lead lives on the own terms. At Cordia Senior Residence, we...
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66 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
9.0
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13 reviews
9.0
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13 reviews
5 star
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The admin staff at Senior Suites of Belmont Craigin was fantastic. They were very accommodating and catered to all our needs. Bus transport was so helpful too. I would recommend them to others for...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Imagine being able to live in a beautiful building, in a community of friends, receive monthly housekeeping services and benefit from specially designed safety features - all for one low affordable monthly rate and in the Chicago neighborhood you've called home for most of your life. As a...
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Photo of The Roosevelt at Salt Creek
33 Photos available
Pricing promotions available
9.0
Review score
24 reviews
9.0
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24 reviews
5 star
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The staff have been quite supportive. [name removed] is friendly and efficient. [name removed] is always responsive to our questions. The maintenance staff have been there for us time and time again. ...
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 Roosevelt at Salt Creek is a new premier Senior Living community nestled in the heart of Elmhurst, IL. Formerly Lexington Square, the community was recently acquired by a Chicago-based real estate investment and asset management firm who will begin a multi-faceted, 25+ million dollar...
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1515 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
8.8
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71 reviews
8.8
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71 reviews
5 star
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It is probably no worse than other facilities but could be much better if they were not so understaffed and if mgmt actually manage
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.
In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...
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Photo of The Sheridan at River Forest
11 Video available
1717 Photos available
77 Floor plans available
Pricing promotion
8.7
Review score
12 reviews
8.7
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12 reviews
5 star
58%
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17%
3 star
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The care staff does seem to care. The administrative staff can sometimes be hard to reach. It is a beautiful facility and I think it would be hard to find a perfect facility. I would recommend it.
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.
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Photo of Senior Suites of West Humboldt Park
77 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
8.7
Review score
10 reviews
8.7
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10 reviews
5 star
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Happy being here. Friendly neighbor they provide entertainment/activities/the staff is a big help to us. They come and check on the senior seeing that we all are ok.
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Imagine being able to live in a beautiful building, in a community of friends, receive monthly housekeeping services and benefit from specially designed safety features - all for one low affordable monthly rate and in the Chicago neighborhood you've called home for most of your life. As a...
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Cost of independent living in Summit, IL

The average cost of senior living in Summit is $4,878 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Willow Springs, IL with an average of $4,762 per month.

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Summit, IL vs. nearby cities

Summit, IL
$4,878/mo
$4,861/mo
$4,901/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Summit, IL vs. the state and national average

Summit, IL
$4,878/mo
U.S. national average
$3,979/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Summit vs. other types of senior living

$5,707/mo
Independent Living
$4,878/mo

Median monthly costs of Independent Living in Summit, IL by room type

Semi-Private
$8,199/mo
Studio
$4,898/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,550/mo
2 Bedroom
$5,531/mo
Detached Cottage/Bungalow
$5,177/mo

Average cost of Independent Living in Summit over time

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What families are saying about independent living in Summit

Recent reviews for independent living in Summit

Cantata Adult Life Services a CCRC in Brookfield, IL

4.8
I recommend Cantata because they have a robust rehab gym staffed with professionals in physical therapy, occupational therapy, balance, speech/memory therapy. It is located on a quiet tree lined landscaped campus with onsite Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Independent Living. The staff ...
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Arbor Terrace Glenview

4.1
My main issues relate to money. They assessed my mother at a low level of care but then raised that within a month - even though her condition did not change. At the beginning of the calendar year, the rate for each care level increased. Then at her one year anniversary, the rent portion went ...
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Ascension Living Bethlehem Woods Village in La Grange Park, IL

4.4
They have completely renovated our loved ones apartment so it is brand new and is quite nice. All of the staff members and the residents are very friendly and the home health care has really worked out great. The meals and dining service always looks very good, and she is enjoying the activities ...
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Summit independent living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Summit independent living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Summit, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select dietary accommodations in Summit independent living

Independent living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Summit partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
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Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
32.1%
19.6%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
33.3%
32.7%
No sugar
No sugar
31%
30.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
32.1%
31.9%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
4.8%
7.4%
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Availability of select dining options in Summit independent living

Our independent living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Summit communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
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Professional chef
Professional chef
32.1%
34.8%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
38.1%
41.7%
Room service
Room service
33.3%
35.3%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
11.9%
16.5%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Summit independent 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 independent living communities in Summit offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
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Activity director
Activity director
41.7%
43.5%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
31%
27.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
36.9%
31.4%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
54.8%
47.3%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
44%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
56%
53%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
33.3%
41.3%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
34.5%
36.2%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
40.5%
40%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
42.9%
45.8%
Live performances
Live performances
40.5%
45.4%
Dances
Dances
29.8%
30.9%
Fitness center
Fitness center
33.3%
38.5%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
40.5%
45.3%
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Frequently Asked Questions

Independence Village Naperville, Brookdale Northbrook and Mercy Circle Senior Living are the top-rated independent living facilities near Summit, Illinois. See full list of communities.

There are 84 independent living facilities near Summit, Illinois. See the full list.

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