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Top 15 Nursing Homes near Kankakee, IL

If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Kankakee nursing home, our senior living advisors can help. The term “nursing home” is often used interchangeably with assisted living or other senior housing options; but a nursing home is a skilled nursing facility for individuals with serious, debilitating short- or long-term health issues. So even the best nursing homes in Kankakee, IL may not be right for seniors who don’t require round-the-clock care.

We can help you determine if a skilled nursing facility in Kankakee or another care type is right for you. Browse 15 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Kankakee.


You may also consider nearby communities such as Bourbonnais, Bradley or Sun River Terrace.

Nursing Homes Facilities near Kankakee, IL

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Last Updated: 2/2/23
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Ascension Living Heritage Village in Kankakee, IL
5.0

Let me tell ya! Everyone is so nice; therapy has exceeded my expectations. I highly recommend Heritage Village

Asbury of Kankakee Supportive Living & Memory Care
5.0

I was looking for a place for my uncle. I was referred to Asbury from his doctor. [Name removed] called me right away after I left a message there and met with me that evening. My wife and I took a tour of the place and decided on it right away. [Name removed] and the team there were very helpful and made this whole process very easy.

Riverside Assisted Living & Memory Care in Bourbonnais, IL
4.1

We like the room our parents are in, it is a good sized room and we like the fact that they have hourly care which they have done a good job with. We appreciate that they encourage them to eat in the dining room and participate in the activities. The staff members are so very kind to our parents. We do think the meals could be a little better, it seems like the lunch meals are better then the evening meals.

Ascension Living Heritage Village

901 N Entrance Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

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Presence Heritage Village enables residents to age in place. Enjoy an active lifestyle without worrying about home maintenance in our independent living apartments. If your health care needs change, assisted living, rehabilitation, long-term skilled nursing care and adult day services are all...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.7(3 reviews)

Staff is very knowledgeable, my room was always clean, good is good, everyone is very helpful. i would highly recommend Heritage Village.

Riverside Assisted Living & Memory Care, a CCRC

1485 Butterfield Court, Kankakee, IL 60901

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Riverside Senior Life is the areas only full continuum of care, with over 20 years of experience enriching lives in the community. From Independent Living to Skilled Nursing, Riverside Senior Life delivers a seamless continuum of care, unrivaled in its one-of-a-kind approach. As part of the...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.3(11 reviews)

They worked with my sometimes very difficult loved one, and improved their overall health greatly. We picked this community because, another family member received care here. They have activities such as;...

Heritage Woods of Manteno

355 Diversatech Drive, Manteno, IL 60950

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

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Heritage Woods of Manteno is located in the village of Manteno, IL, a peaceful area with its own form of simple beauty. This assisted living community is part of a residential area that is developing, and it is a great place for seniors to call home. Those who come to visit the residents of this...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.4(10 reviews)

Overall our families experience has been great, when we come to visit all of the staff members have been great. The cleanliness of the community is amazing we are very very impressed. As far as we know the...

Asbury of Kankakee Supportive Living & Memory Care

1975 E Court St, Kankakee, IL 60901

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Asbury of Kankakee Supportive Living's program is designed to promote independence, dignity, respect and well-being for residents in a cost-effective manner. Depending on an individual’s financial and health status, Medicaid will reimburse Asbury of Kankakee for a qualifying resident’s cost of...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
2.5(6 reviews)

My loved one was welcomed into the community very sweetly. She did not want to be there at all and did not want to move. But they took her by the hand and got her comfortable. And by the next day when I...

Bickford of Bourbonnais

100 Jones Drive, Bourbonnais, IL 60914

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her...

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4.2(15 reviews)

We had a crisis situation that necessitated making some quick decisions for my mother. The folks at Bickford really work with you and help to put together a plan that fits your loved one's needs. They...

Riverside Assisted Living & Memory Care

85 E. Burns Rd, Bourbonnais, IL 60914

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly

Pricing promotion expiring soon

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Riverside Assisted Living and Memory Care is an assisted living and memory care community located in Bourbonnais, IL in Kankakee County. Bourbonnais is about an hour south of Chicago. This vibrant town is known as the 'Village of Friendship,' and has many shops and restaurants. The Kankakee River...

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4.7(13 reviews)

We were very, very happy with Riverside. I have no complaints. My mother liked it there, and they took very good care of her. I having nothing negative to say.

Maxine Lewis Rest Home

1340 W Station St, Kankakee, IL 60901

Provides: Nursing Homes

Riverside Senior Life Community

1485 Butterfield Trl, Kankakee, IL 60901

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Miller Center

1601 Butterfield Trl, Kankakee, IL 60901

Provides: Nursing Homes

Presence Heritage Lodge

995 N Entrance Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901

Provides: Nursing Homes, Assisted Living, Independent Living

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Park View Manor

PO Box 9, Aroma Park, IL 60910

Provides: Nursing Homes

Bradley Royale Health Care Ctr

650 N Kinzie Ave, Bradley, IL 60915

Provides: Nursing Homes

Kankakee Terrace Nursing Home

100 Belle Aire Ave, Bourbonnais, IL 60914

Provides: Nursing Homes

Citadel of Bourbonnais

20 Briarcliff Ln, Bourbonnais, IL 60914

Provides: Nursing Homes

Manor Care Health Svc

900 W River Pl, Kankakee, IL 60901

Provides: Nursing Homes

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

Financial assistance

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

Transportation

Kankakee, Illinois is somewhat car-dependent — seniors can expect to need a car for some errands, while others can be accomplished on foot. Transit options in Kankakee include cab services through Timely Cab, bus service through River Valley Metro Mass Transit District, and train lines through Amtrak. Seniors may receive fare discounts for these services. Kankakee has limited biking infrastructure and is somewhat walkable.

Health care

Kankakee 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 two hospitals, Presence St. Mary's Hospital and Riverside Medical Center.

Senior activities

Kankakee, Illinois is known as a lively anchor city on the expansive plains outside of Chicago. Enjoy the vibrant downtown featuring a robust Farmers’ Market, the entertaining Merchant Street MusicFest, and community murals inspired by the work of Frank Lloyd Wright. Arts-minded seniors can enjoy the Kankakee Valley Symphony Orchestra, the Gretchen Charlton Art Gallery, and Kankakee Valley Theatre Association, while the Kankakee Community Wellness Group provides opportunities to pursue your health goals and find community.

What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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Disclosure: A Place for Mom refers to "nursing home" here generally as an umbrella term to include assisted living facilities. It is not used to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care of a skilled nursing facility, as defined in that particular jurisdiction.

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There are 15 nursing homes near Kankakee, Illinois. See the full list.

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