26 Assisted Living Facilities near Mokena, IL

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Mokena, IL

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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

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

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Caring Star 2016

Waterford Estates Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
17400 Kedzie Ave, Hazel Crest, IL 60429
"I liked Waterford Estates the best. The people were friendly, the atmosphere was very nice, and very clean. The room was very nice and very clean as well. It's beautiful all the way around. They..." More

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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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Sunrise of Flossmoor

Provides: Assisted Living
19715 Governors Highway, Flossmoor, IL 60422
"I have resided at Sunrise for almost 3 years and have never regretted my choice. Due to the effects of a severe stroke, my husband and I decided that my move to an assisted living facility should..." More

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Caring Star 2016

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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Caring Star 2016

Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
4150 W. Gatling Boulevard, Country Club Hills, ...
"This facility made is so much easier to transition my mother from living on her own to assisted living. The entire staff is professional and very friendly and made my mother feel at home the minute..." 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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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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Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields

Provides: Assisted Living
3633 Breakers Drive, Olympia Fields, IL 60461
"Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields is a great community. We had a meal there and tried the food, and it would come highly recommended by me for anybody who wants to go there. The staff who gave us the..." 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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Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
1040 Dixie Highway, Chicago Heights, IL 60411
"I visited one assisted living called Prairie Green. It was very nice. The rooms were small but they were very clean. The residents seemed happy and full of energy. The staff was very friendly,..." More

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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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The Pointe at Kilpatrick

Provides: Assisted Living
14230 S. Kilpatrick Avenue, Crestwood, IL 60445
"Everything at The Pointe at Kilpatrick was wonderful. There was nothing that I didn't like. Angie was fabulous. The room was much smaller and much more confined compared to the other places we saw...." 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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Heartis Village of Orland Park

Provides: Assisted Living
7420 W. 159th Street, Orland Park, IL 60462
"We visited Heartis Village of Orland Park and we were shown a sample room, which was very nice, new, up-to-date, and had new furniture, nice granite countertops, nice size closet, and nice..." More

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Caring Star 2017

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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Victorian Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
12600 Renaissance Circle, Homer Glen, IL 60491
"Staff takes good care of my father. Long term care facility is nice and staff are very responsive and respectful. " More

Smith Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
10501 Emilie Lane, Orland Park, IL 60467
"Mom entered Rehab at Smith Crossing in October 2019 after becoming disabled. She flourished but then due to age related issues was moved into Assisted living where she stayed until her passing on..." 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

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

Kelly Home Healthcare, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
3235 Vollmer Road, Suite 104 , Charleston, IL 6...
"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

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Mokena

    A south suburb of Chicago, Mokena prides itself on offering modern, big-city conveniences while maintaining an intimate, small-town feel. Seniors make up about 12 percent of the rapidly growing population, and there are plenty of options for those needing support with personal care, medication management or daily activities. Mokena is home to two assisted living communities, with an additional 48 in neighboring towns. In Mokena, and all of Illinois, assisted living facilities are overseen by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Mokena

    • Mokena experiences rain, hail, sleet or snow about 110 days of the year. Combined with below-freezing temperatures, the winter season can be particularly tough for seniors who enjoy the outdoors.
    • Compared to other cities of similar population size across America, Mokena’s crime rate is lower than average. Seniors feel safe knowing the violent crime rate is well below the national average, at one per 1,000 residents.
    • Mokena offers several options for seniors needing public transportation. Senior Express provides free door-to-door rides for medical visits, shopping and errands throughout Will County. Frankfort Township also provides Dial-A-Ride service for a nominal fee. For travel to Chicago, seniors may ride on Metra’s Rock Island commuter rail line with an RTA Reduced Fare or Ride Free permit.
    • Mokena has plenty of arts and culture for seniors to experience. About 35 miles away from Chicago, some local assisted living facilities may offer supervised day trips to enjoy the symphony, Art Institute or Broadway theater.
    • The Mokena area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Silver Cross Hospital, Franciscan Health Olympia Fields, Palos Hospital and Advocate South Suburban Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Mokena has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Frankfort Township Center, which offers fitness classes, Bingo, crafts, casino and shopping trips and more. Senior Services of Will County also provides health screenings, education, recreation and assistance programs for residents 60 years and over.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Mokena

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $5,000.00 Homer Glen
    $4,649.00 Mokena
    $4,070.00 Country Club Hills
    $4,000.00 Palos Park
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,915.00 Orland Park
    $3,802.00 Tinley Park
    $3,380.00 Joliet

    Assisted Living costs in Mokena start around $4,649 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 Mokena 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 Mokena

    In Illinois, the HCBS Medicaid Waiver for Supportive Living Facilities provides financial support for care services in some assisted living communities but not room and board.

    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 Mokena

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Mokena

    Mokena-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Mokena

    • Review of Clarendale of Mokena

      This place has changed. It use to run so functional, but current administration has ran it to the dirt. No staff, no nurses, my love one waiting 30-40 Minutes for help to the bathroom. 5000.00 down... Read more

      Matthew Johnson
    • Review of Clarendale of Mokena

      Wonderful place! Gorgeous on the inside and out. Caring staff, and great care! Read more

      jamielynn89
    • Review of Clarendale of Mokena

      My Grandmother loves the Community. She has made many friends and is living a very healthy lifestyle Clarendale. Read more

      dozer
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