24 Assisted Living Facilities near Joliet, IL

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Joliet, IL

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Victory Centre of Joliet

Provides: Assisted Living
31 N Broadway St, Joliet, IL 60435
"The staff at Victory Centre is wonderful. They take excellent care of the residents, really getting to know their likes and dislikes. The small number of residents allowed for very personalized..." More

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Rock Run Place

Provides: Assisted Living
3320 Executive Dr., Joliet, IL 60431
"Rock Run Place had assisted living and memory care. The staff was very pleasant. The facility was nice and clean. You could tell that the residents were active. She showed us the rooms and took a..." More

Joshua Arms Senior Residences

Provides: Assisted Living
1315 South Rowell Avenue, Joliet, IL 60433
"We looked all over town to find a place for my aunt. There are a lot of fancier places (for a lot of money), but none were as friendly as Joshua Arms. Right away, we felt the warmth of residents..." More

21 Assisted Living Facilities near Joliet, IL

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Senior Star at Weber Place

Provides: Assisted Living
605 S. Edward Drive, Romeoville, IL 60446
"My mother moved in Senior Star @Weber Place. She was nervous but you cannot find better staff, who really know the patients. They have a lot of activities , some outings, great additional services..." More

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Brookdale Orland Park

Provides: Assisted Living
16051 S La Grange Road, Orland Park, IL 60467
"I was impressed with Brookdale of Orland Park. I will admit to being a little hesitant when I saw that had changed handled in recent years , but looking further I saw that an older facility as..." More

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Timbers of Shorewood

Provides: Assisted Living
1100 N. River Road, Shorewood, IL 60404
"We're very happy with Timbers of Shorewood. We're happy with their entertainment and meals which are very good. My mom has only been there a month, but they're very caring and helpful. For the..." More

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Clarendale of Mokena

Provides: Assisted Living
21536 S. Wolf Road, Mokena, IL 60448
"Wonderful place! Gorgeous on the inside and out. Caring staff, and great care! " More

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Sunrise of Palos Park

Provides: Assisted Living
12828 South LaGrange Road, Palos Park, IL 60464
"I'm very happy with Sunrise of Palos Park, and my impression of the staff is very positive. The residents play games, they go on outings, they go to stores, to the movies, and they also have indoor..." More

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Franciscan Village

Provides: Assisted Living
1270 Franciscan Dr., Lemont, IL 60439
"I loved Franciscan Village, but they didn’t have any availability. I would give it a high rating. The cleanliness was fantastic. I liked the pretty layout. " More

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The Cottages of New Lenox

Provides: Assisted Living
1023 South Cedar Road, New Lenox, IL 60451
"We chose The Cottages of New Lenox, and so far, it’s great for my grandmother. The size is perfect for her because it’s a small facility. The caregivers are wonderful. Any minor problems they have,..." More

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Marian Village

Provides: Assisted Living
15624 Marian Dr # 1, Homer Glen, IL 60491
"I liked Marian Village very much. It was a Catholic community, for one, and I am Catholic. Also, I thought their accommodations were better. The staff was very friendly. The rooms were adequate,..." More

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Evergreen Senior Living - Orland Park

Provides: Assisted Living
10820 183Rd Street, Orland Park, IL 60467
"We have moved my mother into Evergreen Senior Living. It is a very small, personalized care. The rooms are beautiful. The food is wonderful. All the employees are very nice. I highly recommend..." More

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HarborChase of Plainfield

Provides: Assisted Living
12446 S. Van Dyke Rd., Plainfield, IL 60585
"What drew me to the community was the physical therapy, the memory care, and speech therapy. I thought that my wife would have the best treatment available for dementia patients. The staff is very..." More

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Peace Village

Provides: Assisted Living
10300 Village Circle Dr, Palos Park, IL 60464
"Peace Village was nice, felt friendly, and looked really friendly. The food looked good and they were very accommodating. It's a big place. The staff was very pleasant and answered all my..." More

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Bickford of Tinley Park

Provides: Assisted Living
17301 80th Avenue, Tinley Park, IL 60477
"Bickford of Tinley Park was very nice, but they only accommodate patients 65 and over, and my brother is 60. The room was beautiful. There were residents playing bingo and other residents watching..." More

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Atria at River Trail

Provides: Assisted Living
370 North Weber Road, Bolingbrook, IL 60440
" Opening Fall 2018 Atria is pleased to announce a brand-new senior living community for older adults in Bolingbrook and Naperville: Atria at River Trail. Now pre-leasing, this..." More

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Willow Falls Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
1681 Willow Circle Dr, Crest Hill, IL 60403
"I was very impressed with Inn at Willow Falls. We had gotten there just after lunch, and everything was cleared up, but the food smelled good. The rooms were a good size. The unit that we had..." More

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American House Cedarlake

Provides: Assisted Living
14804 S. Van Dyke Road, Plainfield, IL 60544
"We chose American House Cedarlake because it is close to my house. The facility looks very nice and clean, and the residents seem very happy there. The apartments are fantastic, really beautiful,..." More

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Victorian Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
12600 Renaissance Circle, Homer Glen, IL 60491
"Victorian Village is a very nice place. The staff is friendly. They're open and upfront and very helpful in the decision process. It's a nice, well-maintained facility that has a full set of..." More

Heritage Woods of Plainfield

Provides: Assisted Living
14731 S Van Dyke Rd, Plainfield, IL 60544
"Heritage Woods is a really nice and safe community. The apartments are like hotels rooms. Some are one bedroom, and some are studio apartments. They have swimming. They have nurses that will take..." More

Alvernia Manor Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
13950 Main Street, Lemont, IL 60439
"The Nuns are pure treasures. There are plenty of activities to choose from, and daily mass and rosary if you are so inclined. Alvernia is kept spotless and the employees are hard workers and treat..." More

Smith Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
10501 Emilie Lane, Orland Park, IL 60467
"They had very nice living quarters at Smith Crossing. The layout was very open. They had a pub there that I know a lot of residents like. The rooms were nicely put together." More

Marley Oaks Assisted Living Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
12631 187Th St, Mokena, IL 60448
"Marley Oaks Assisted Living is a very small private facility co-founded by a church group. There are only 12 residents, and it’s like walking into someone’s home. The staff is wonderful, very..." More

Heritage Woods of Bolingbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
550 Kildeer Dr, Bolingbrook, IL 60440
"Heritage Woods was a very nice place, and I liked this one the best. There was a pool and a movie place. " More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Joliet

    Joliet, population 147,861, is located less than an hour from the Chicago metro area. Seniors looking for assisted living communities in the Joliet area will find 41 assisted living facilities (ALF) from which to choose. ALFs in Joliet are regulated by the Illinois Department of Public Health and are certified by the Department of Healthcare and Family Services. In Illinois, assisted living facilities must provide single-occupancy apartments for residents, along with a private bathroom and space to accommodate small kitchen appliances. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Joliet

    • The harsh climate of the Joliet area is one of the more negative points of the city. With an average of 28 inches of snow per year and a January low of 16, Joliet isn't the best location for seniors who prefer warm weather. 

    • Joliet also has a high violent crime rate. Seniors should note, however, that the city's violent crime rate is 7.3 percent lower than that of the nearby Chicago metro area. Property crime in Joliet is higher than the state average and slightly higher than property crime in the Chicago metro area.

    • Another issue seniors in the Joliet area deal with is the high cost of living. However, the city's cost of living index is 11.10 percent lower than the national average. 

    • The sales tax rate in Joliet is 2.8 percent higher than the national average. Income tax in the city, however, is lower than the U.S. average. Illinois exempts almost all retirement income from taxation, including Social Security retirement income, pension payments and income from retirement savings accounts.

    • The Joliet area is home to world-class medical services, including Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
       
    • Joliet has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Senior Services of Will County, an organization that offers social and recreational programs for adults 60 years of age and older, including games and exercise classes.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Joliet

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $5,029.00 Bolingbrook
    $5,000.00 Homer Glen
    $4,649.00 Mokena
    $4,400.00 Lemont
    $4,332.00 Plainfield
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,791.00 Orland Park
    $3,380.00 Joliet

    Assisted Living costs in Joliet start around $3,380 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 Joliet 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 Joliet

    In Illinois, Medicaid does not pay for assisted living services. However, the state does offer an optional supplemental security (OSS) program that helps cover assisted living costs for low-income seniors and those receiving SSI payments.

    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 Joliet

    Joliet 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 Joliet, please visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Joliet

    Joliet-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 Joliet, IL

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Joliet

    • Review of Rock Run Place

      Rock Run Place had assisted living and memory care. The staff was very pleasant. The facility was nice and clean. You could tell that the residents were active. She showed us the rooms and took a t... Read more

      Kathryn
    • Review of Rock Run Place

      Brookdale seemed to be a nice place, they were helpful, and it would have been perfect for my mom. The room was fine, and for the most part there was no issue. My mom couldn’t take part in the acti... Read more

      Vivian864016
    • Review of Joshua Arms Senior Residences

      We looked all over town to find a place for my aunt. There are a lot of fancier places (for a lot of money), but none were as friendly as Joshua Arms. Right away, we felt the warmth of residents an... Read more

      Josephine D.
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