29 Assisted Living Facilities near Hinsdale, IL
Also serving communities of Clarendon Hills, Willowbrook, Burr Ridge.
There are 29 Assisted Living Facilities in the Hinsdale area, with 2 in Hinsdale and 27 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Hinsdale is $4,750 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,420. Cheaper nearby regions include Westmont with an average starting cost of $4,290.
To help you with your search, browse the 243 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Hinsdale. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Hinsdale 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Assisted Living Facilities in Hinsdale, IL
27 Assisted Living Facilities near Hinsdale, IL
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Hinsdale
The quiet village of Hinsdale, Illinois, is home to two National Register Historic Districts that give it an old-fashioned feel despite its location just 20 miles from downtown Chicago. Two assisted living facilities are located in the village to serve the 14 percent of the population who are age 65 or older, and an additional 26 are located in nearby communities.
Assisted living facilities in Hinsdale, like the rest of Illinois, are required to obtain an annual license from the Illinois Department of Public Health. They are required to meet certain staffing, safety and care requirements to ensure residents' needs are met, and each resident must get an individualized service plan.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Hinsdale
- The total cost of living in Hinsdale is more than twice the national average, which may be difficult for seniors on a fixed budget. However, most of that is due to high housing costs, which may not affect assisted living as noticeably. Groceries and health-related costs are lower than both the Illinois and U.S. average.
- The Hinsdale area is home to world-class medical facilities, including AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center Hinsdale, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Hinsdale has excellent public transportation, which makes it easy for seniors to travel. Three Metra rail depots connect it with downtown Chicago, and Pace Bus offers routes in Hinsdale and surrounding suburbs. Seniors are eligible for discounted bus and train tickets.
- Hinsdale has a fairly moderate climate for most of the year, although winters can be harsh. Summer highs are typically in the mid-80s, while winter lows drop down into the teens. The area receives an average of 31 inches of snow a year, which may make it difficult for seniors to walk and drive.
- The crime rate in Hinsdale is very low, which makes it a generally safe place to retire. The total rate is 72 percent lower than the Illinois average and 75 percent lower than the U.S. average. Most crime in the area is non-violent property crime.
- Hinsdale is located in Cook and DuPage counties, both of which have been given an F rating for air quality by the American Lung Association. Seniors with respiratory health issues may need to take extra precautions.
Paying for Assisted Living in Hinsdale
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Hinsdale start around $4,750 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 Hinsdale 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 Hinsdale
Seniors who receive Medicaid may qualify for the Supportive Living Program waiver, which helps extend Medicaid coverage to assisted living services. Illinois also offers the Community Care Program, which provides similar assistance.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Illinois page.
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 Hinsdale
Hinsdale 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 Hinsdale, please visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Hinsdale
Hinsdale-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Hinsdale
Review of Golden Age Assisted Living
A wonderful concept of providing care. Instead of being an institutional environment, it is a comfortable single-family home that has been designed for this purpose. My grandmother loved the fa... Read more
Review of Eve Assisted Living
We went to Eve Assisted Living. It is probably our first choice. It is across the street from a huge library in a park setting and the train station, which is a good thing. The building is older bu... Read more
Review of Eve Assisted Living
The value of an Assisted Living home is only as good as the staff. The staff at Eve have been most caring, capable and friendly. The facility is kept clean and the executive staff very communicat... Read more