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Oak Creek Place

3829 South Chicago Ave, South Milwaukee, WI 53172

4.1
(46 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Oak Creek Place. If you are looking for senior living in a home-like setting in a wonderful South Milwaukee neighborhood you have come to the right place. On hot summer days, you can feel the cool breezes of Lake Michigan, which is just two miles away. We are also less than a 10-minute...

Franciscan Villa

3601 S Chicago Ave, South Milwaukee, WI 53172

2.3
(6 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio, Semi-Private

Franciscan Villa is a not-for-profit health organization that provides a continuum of care through: Spiritual services. We are committed to honoring the different faith traditions and diverse spiritualities of all our residents, and we offer weekly Mass in our chapel and monthly Protestant...

Azura Memory Care of Oconomowoc

540 E Forest St, Oconomowoc, WI 53066

4.8
(138 reviews)

Studio

Transforming the Culture of Memory CareProviding compassionate care begins with a secure, warm setting. When people with memory loss feel at home, they respond more positively and interact more with others.Our relationship-based care philosophy called MOSAIC recognizes each person is an...

Brookdale Vernon Hills

145 North Milwaukee Avenue, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

4.5
(100 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Resort-Style Senior Living at Its FinestYou have options for senior living in the Chicago area. But none of them look like this. We provide a resort-like environment for independent senior living and assisted living. We are known for our indoor rainforest—at more than a football field long and...

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Harbour Village

5700 Mockingbird Lane, Greendale, WI 53129

4.0
(76 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Harbour Village is a senior living community in Greendale, Wisconsin that provides independent living, assisted living and memory care services to senior citizens.With a convenient location just outside Milwaukee, Harbour Village retirement community in Greendale offers independent living,...

The Fountains of Crystal Lake

965 N Brighton Circle W, Crystal Lake, IL 60012

4.0
(71 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Fountains at Crystal Lake Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle than generations before. That's why at Fountains a Crystal Lake we created an Independent Living, Assisted Living & Memory Care community...

Cedar Lake Assisted Living & Memory Care

777 Church Street, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

4.6
(55 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Cedar Lake Assisted Living & Memory Care is the premier assisted living community located in southwestern Lake County approximately 37 miles from downtown Chicago. We offer Assisted Living, Transitional Memory Care, and Dementia/Memory Care. Cedar Lake Assisted Living and Memory Care will put a...

Menomonee Place

N84 W17147 Menomonee Ave, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

4.3
(58 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our senior living community in Menomonee Falls, WI, is a warm, lively environment where our residents get compassionate care and help with their daily routine. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to...

StoryPoint Libertyville

901 Florsheim Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048

4.0
(60 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Heritage West Allis

7901 West National Avenue, West Allis, WI 53214

4.4
(46 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

ASSISTED LIVING: Heritage West Allis offers the latest in high design in an elegant yet affordable 40-unit Assisted Living Community. Solid wood doors and trim, granite countertops, and antique bronze finished fixtures appoint this unparalleled choice.Our small size allows us to personalize care...

Hartland Place

444 Merton Ave, Hartland, WI 53029

4.6
(48 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Hartland Place is an attractive option for seniors who may no longer be comfortable living in their own home but don't need round the clock medical care and supervision of a nursing home. At Hartland Place, you get the daily support needed, while remaining as independent as possible. Care plans...

Randall Residence of McHenry

3300 Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050

4.2
(45 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Randall Residence of McHenry Assisted & Independent Living with Memory Care is located in the Heart of the Fox River Valley in McHenry, IL. With a quaint downtown district that offers historic buildings and specialty shopping, along with a variety of dining, life at Randall Residence of McHenry...

Sunrise of Gurnee

500 North Hunt Club Road, Gurnee, IL 60031

4.5
(43 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Sunrise of Gurnee has been established in the Gurnee community for providing exceptional care for seniors since 2002. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise of Gurnee affords families peace of mind by providing their loved ones with a range of personalized care services as well as the...

Oak Park Place Wauwatosa

1621 Rivers Bend, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

3.8
(52 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

A new beginning awaits at Oak Park Place in Wauwatosa. It's centrally located just west of Milwaukee off I 94 and the U.S 45 freeway, close to anywhere and everywhere in the Milwaukee metro area! Our nursing home is great due to the amenities, the staff, and the friendly, cozy community...

Parkside Manor

6300 67th Street, Kenosha, WI 53142

3.8
(51 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Parkside Manor is an assisted living, and memory care community in Kenosha, WI designed to provide a full spectrum of services and senior care for our residents. Assisted living gives residents the best personal care and support services available. Residents at our Kenosha memory care and...

Green Oaks Senior Living

14595 W Rockland Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048

4.2
(41 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Here you'll enjoy a spacious, park-like property with beautiful brick buildings. Walking paths meander through the landscape, leading you to a small, tranquil lake. The community feels warm and welcoming with areas that are alive with activity alongside quiet neighborhoods that provide serenity...

Charter Senior Living Vernon Hills

500 Atrium Dr, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

4.3
(42 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

For the best memory care for your loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia in the Vernon Hills, Illinois area, consider Charter Senior Living assisted living community. We focus exclusively on memory care, providing care that's based on the most up-to-date research, for our residents with...

Sunrise of Buffalo Grove

180 West Half Day Road, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

4.3
(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

The Auberge at Brookfield

1105 Davidson Road, Brookfield, WI 53045

4.0
(38 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Auberge at Brookfield is a neighborhood specially designed to serve the needs of individuals living with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other forms of memory loss. Every day we make it a goal to go above and beyond to enrich the lives of our residents. The staff is committed to delivering...

Heritage Elm Grove

800 Wall Street, Elm Grove, WI 53122

3.8
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Heritage Elm Grove assisted living community, located in Elm Grove, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, specializes in assisted living, enhanced assisted living, and memory care, making it a great option for people with memory loss, dementia, or Alzheimer's disease. The community sits along tree-lined...

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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
Complete guide to nursing homes

South Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a facility that houses two or more persons who have no familial ties to the administrator. This type of facility offers its inhabitants around-the-clock care by registered nurses. These caregivers offer care for people who cannot properly care for their own needs due to their aging.

This type of facility is a familiar and comfy living choice for persons 65 years and above, however nursing homes will routinely allow individuals 55 and older which is unusual for other senior care types.The most frequent mental issue experienced by residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can hinder their decision making abilities, and familiarity, and memory function. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to be free from restraints, be free from discrimination, exercise your rights as a U.S. citizen, and get proper medical care. Often times individuals may select to live in a nursing home due to a mental or physical disability that makes it difficult for them to accomplish their standard of living. A large number of residents tend to be bachelors or widows with circles of support, and about fifty percent of nursing home residents are over the age of 85. Many occupants of nursing homes may have behavioral issues. These can consist of a tendency to wander, verbal outbursts, or resisting care.

Cost of Living

Senior community price is influenced by the community in which it is located. Monthly, the median rent in South Milwaukee is around $1,118 and the median value of a house in South Milwaukee is $156,322. The rent burden for South Milwaukee is about 18.3% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In South Milwaukee, 5.6% do not have health insurance, 14.3% have some form of disability, 7.3% are widows, and 65.1% participate in the labor force. Out of the total city population, 51.8% are female and 48.2% are male. The median age of South Milwaukee is 41 years old. Racially, the population of South Milwaukee is 91.5% white, 2.9% black, 11.4% Hispanic, 0.8% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.8% other or not specified, 0.4% Native American, and 3.6% mixed race. South Milwaukee has a population density of 1,678 people per square mile. The total population of South Milwaukee consists of 20,988 people. In terms of education, 36.5% have a high-school diploma, 6.5% have a graduate degree, and 21.0% have a college degree. In South Milwaukee, 9.4% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military.

State Information

An overview of Wisconsin

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Wisconsin citizen is ranked 11th nation-wide. Additionally, Wisconsin is ranked 14th by healthcare standards. In terms of resources, Wisconsin has a cost of living index of 95.8, a grocery index rating of 100.7, and a housing index rating of 91.4. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state of Wisconsin has 138 hospitals and 57 health centers, providing care to a population of 5,835,165. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mayo Clinic Health System, Franciscan Medical Center, and Waukesha Memorial Hospital. Residents of Wisconsin enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 10th in the United States.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 40 and 31% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 47% of Wisconsin residents voted Republican and 46% voted Democrat. In terms of religion, 180,800% of Wisconsin residents attend religious services among the 0 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-22%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-4%. In Wisconsin there are 6,078 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Wisconsin ranks 37th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 68F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 46F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 19F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 35F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -2F in the month of January. On average, the humidity rating for Wisconsin is around 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Wisconsin is around 2.78 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 5.51 inches. On average, Wisconsin has an air quality index rating of around 39.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 53.2 AQI. While residents of Wisconsin mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Wisconsin can include floods.

Wildlife to be found in Wisconsin

The state of Wisconsin has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of oaks, moosewood, black, white and red bur, and white pine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the striped skunk, the chipmunk, the woodchuck, or the black bear. The state animal of Wisconsin is the badger.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in Wisconsin

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