24 Assisted Living Facilities near Chicago Heights, IL

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Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
1040 Dixie Highway, Chicago Heights, IL 60411
"My mother will be moving into Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing. It's supportive living. They have a lot of activities, and they have a lot of assistance for seniors with meals and just overall..." More

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Waterford Estates Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
17400 Kedzie Ave, Hazel Crest, IL 60429
"I went to Waterford Estates Senior Living. I loved it. I thought it was gorgeous. The community was very beautiful, very relaxing, and of high quality. Allan was the one who gave me the tour and he..." More

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Sunrise of Flossmoor

Provides: Assisted Living
19715 Governors Highway, Flossmoor, IL 60422
"I toured Sunrise of Flossmoor for my parents. It was as though the building had been designed just for assisted living like going to a cottage and they're well laid out. The thing that stood out..." More
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Celebrate South Holland

Provides: Assisted Living
16300 Louis Ave, South Holland, IL 60473
"I went to Celebrate South Holland. It's kind of dated. I did see that they were doing some renovations, so that was nice. The model rooms that I saw seemed pretty nice. They looked to be well-kept..." More

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Charter Senior Living of Hazel Crest

Provides: Assisted Living
3701 W 183rd Strert, Hazel Crest, IL 60429
"Charter Senior Living of Hazel Crest was nice. They're accommodating. The room was larger. There was space for my father to get around even with a power wheelchair. The one that did the tour was..." More

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Victory Centre of River Oaks

Provides: Assisted Living
1370 Ring Rd, Calumet City, IL 60409
"We found the Victory Centre of River Oaks for my mom. We liked the location, it's like 15 minutes away from me. They would provide my mom exactly what she needs. Unfortunately, she cannot live in..." More

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Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields

Provides: Assisted Living
3633 Breakers Drive, Olympia Fields, IL 60461
"My mother was at Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields for four years. She was there from November 2016 to September of 2020. She moved to assisted living for a week. It was expensive. She's quite capable..." More
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Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
4150 W. Gatling Boulevard, Country Club Hills, ...
"We chose the Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge for my mom. I toured there twice: once with my husband and another with my mom. I love everything I've seen so far. They took me on a tour of the actual..." More

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Bickford of Tinley Park

Provides: Assisted Living
17301 80th Avenue, Tinley Park, IL 60477
"We visited Bickford of Tinley Park and it's a very nice assisted living community. They showed me their activity calendar and it had movies, bingo, and crafts. They also had a therapy room and a..." More

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The Pointe at Kilpatrick

Provides: Assisted Living
14230 S. Kilpatrick Avenue, Crestwood, IL 60445
"The Pointe At Kilpatrick was a very nice, clean, and affordable community. It's someplace I would not worry about putting my mom. Their trips out were very local, which is good. It was close to..." More

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St. Anthony of Lansing

Provides: Assisted Living
3025 Spring Lake Dr, Lansing, IL 60438
"The tour at St. Anthony of Lansing was very good and the staff was very welcoming and knowledgeable. The facility was excellent, the size of the rooms we saw were very good. They had a lot of..." More

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Alexi Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
6301 Lincoln Highway, Matteson, IL 60443
"I went to Alexi Senior Living. Their facilities were newer, they've been open less than a year, so if someone's looking for more up-to-date modern facilities, then that will be the place to go..." More
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St James Manor & Villas

Provides: Assisted Living
1251 E Richton Rd, Crete, IL 60417
"Assisted Living The Villas Assisted living offers individualized services with a wide array of activities and amenities tailored to each individual’s interests and abilities. Our residents enjoy..." More
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Victory Centre of Park Forest

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Main St, Park Forest, IL 60466
"Victory Centre of Park Forest was absolutely fantastic. One building was for the assisted living and the other was for the independent living. The rent was based on your income. They gave me a tour..." More

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Village Woods

Provides: Assisted Living
2681 South Route 394, Crete, IL 60417
"My Mom has lived at Village Woods for a going on 6 years. She loves it there. All the staff is so friendly and nice to her. She has been in Assisted Living for almost 4 years. She loves the..." More

Hartsfield Village

Provides: Assisted Living
10000 Columbia Avenue, Munster, IN 46321
"The staff is very responsive. My room has a bedroom, a living room, a kitchenette, and a bathroom. The food is very good almost all the time. They have a number of different kinds of activities,..." More

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Royal Estates Assistive Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1515 E. 154th Street, Dolton, IL 60419
"While in the Dolton area, we made a stop at the Dorchester Senior Center. Even though we didn't have an appointment, the staff was friendly and accommodating. The fountain on the main grounds had..." More

Kelly Home Healthcare, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
3325 W 183rd St, Homewood, IL 60430
"Kelly was used for home care for my mother in 2005. At the time we did not know that she was in the early stages of Alzheimer's. At first we had the Aides come in to be with here during the day...." More

Silver Birch of Hammond

Provides: Assisted Living
5620 Sohl Ave, Hammond, IN 46320
"We toured the assisted living at Silver Birch of Hammond. The place was nice. It wasn't extravagant, but the clientele is a mix of different cultures. The facility was clean. They have 1-bedrooms..." More

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Cedarhurst of Dyer

Provides: Assisted Living
1763 Calumet Ave., Dyer, IN 46311
"Cedarhurst of Dyer was open and bright. The person who showed me around was very knowledgeable, pleasant, and she was very good at what she does. She made my mom the spotlight, kind of working..." More

Dyer Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

Provides: Assisted Living
601 SHEFFIELD AVE, Dyer, IN 46311
"I liked the Sheffield Manor. I think it was a smaller facility, but they had full apartments, and they were either one or two bedrooms. The other thing that I liked about it was that it had one..." More

Senior Wyze Senior Care & Assisted Li...

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Russell St #101, Hammond, IN 46320
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Standing In The Gap Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
5209 Hohman Ave, Hammond, IN 46320
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Triumph Healthcare

Provides: Assisted Living
5454 Hohman Ave, Hammond, IN 46320
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    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Chicago Heights

    The most recent census by the United States government reveals that 12.8% of the population is over 65 years in Chicago Heights, Illinois. To assist these seniors with adequate housing, there are 33 assisted living facilities in and near Chicago Heights. Regulated by the Illinois Department of Public Health, assisted living facilities in the state are defined as residences that house at least three unrelated adults with 80 percent of the residents required to be 55 years or older. They provide health, housekeeping, security, and personal assistance services to residents around the clock. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Chicago Heights

    • Winters are relatively harsh in Chicago Heights where the temperature ranges between the teens and 30s. But the area also experiences warm, sunny summer weather conditions, which are ideal for those who enjoy spending time outdoors.

    • The air quality index in Chicago Heights generally ranges from the good to moderate categories with no alarming levels of pollution, which makes it an ideal location for seniors to live in.

    • The cost of living in Chicago Heights is 6 percent below the national average. This makes it an easy location to settle in for those on a limited budget.

    • With crime data indicating a crime rate of 33.10, Chicago Heights is considered to be 15 percent safer than other cities in the United States.

    • Chicago Heights is served by public buses and trains that run through most of the city. The number of people in Chicago Heights using public transportation is 30 percent more than the average in the United States. Pace operates a fixed-route bus system in the area. Seniors are eligible for reduced rates on fares with a valid RTA Reduced Fare Permit, which can be obtained through the Regional Transportation Association.

    • Chicago Heights is home to world-class medical facilities, including Franciscan Health, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Chicago Heights

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $4,695.00 Country Club Hills
    $4,470.00 Calumet City
    $4,200.00 Chicago Heights
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,300.00 Crete
    $3,080.00 Hazel Crest

    Assisted Living costs in Chicago Heights start around $4,200 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Chicago Heights and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Chicago Heights

    Eligible seniors in Chicago Heights can receive help paying assisted living costs through the Illinois Supportive Living Program. The Support Living Program does not cover boarding expenses, which can be paid through Supplemental Security Income or Social Security. 

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Illinois page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page.


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Chicago Heights

    Chicago Heights and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Chicago Heights, please visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Chicago Heights

    Chicago Heights-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Illinois are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page for more information about these laws.

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    Assisted Living near Chicago Heights, IL

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Chicago Heights

    • Review of Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing

      My mother will be moving into Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing. It's supportive living. They have a lot of activities, and they have a lot of assistance for seniors with meals and just overall perso... Read more

      Melanie
    • Review of Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing

      We visited both independent living and assisted living of Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing. I liked two things about it: they have little kitchenettes in their units, and the other thing is that the... Read more

      Robert
    • Review of Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing

      I liked Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing. Their apartments were beautiful. They had bathroom facilities and a little kitchen area that my sister could use; even the studio apartment was lovely. The ... Read more

      Barbara
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