8 Assisted Living Facilities near Pekin, IL

4 Assisted Living Facilities in Pekin, IL

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Pekin Villas of Holly Brook and Refle...

Provides: Assisted Living
2720 S 14th Street, Pekin, IL 61554
"My mother was a resident of Pekin Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care, and they met every requirement that we asked for. The staff was very helpful and very in-tune to the need of..." More

Amy's Country Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
2949 S 14th St, Pekin, IL 61554
"My dad moved into Amy's Country Manor in June. It's like a bed and breakfast. The people are very caring and the place is well kept up. The room seems clean and well-maintained. They have their own..." More

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Morningside of Pekin

Provides: Assisted Living
2700 South 14th Street, Pekin, IL 61554
"My mother has been a resident at Morningside for over a year. It is a wonderful facility; the staff is caring and extremely capable. She loves it there. And my mother-in-law will be moving there..." More

John Evans Supportive Living Community

Provides: Assisted Living
1320 Executive Ct, Pekin, IL 61554

4 Assisted Living Facilities near Pekin, IL

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Morton Villas of Holly Brook

Provides: Assisted Living
1709 N Main St, Morton, IL 61550
"We visited Villas of Holly Brook of Morton. It was a very nice, clean place. They had a lot of convenient amenities that were accessible to the residents just about any time of the day and..." More

Autumn Accolade, Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
13516 Townline Rd, Green Valley, IL 61534
"First and foremost, Autumn Accolades is a first rate facility. My mother lived here for almost three years. My wife and I both think that she got the best care possible while there. The food is..." More

Courtyard Estates of Peoria

Provides: Assisted Living
117 North Western Avenue, Peoria, IL 61604
"Courtyard Estates was very nice. The dining room was on one floor, and the apartments were on the second and third floor. For somebody really ambulatory, it would be just fine, but it might be a..." More

Patrician Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1511 N. Bigelow St, Peoria, IL 61604

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Pekin

    In Pekin, 16.5 percent of the population consists of seniors age 65 or older. To ensure their needs are met, a total of 18 assisted living facilities are in Pekin and an additional 14 facilities are in nearby cities such as East Peoria. Assisted living facilities are known as assisted living and shared housing establishments in Title 77, Part 295 of Illinois' Administrative Code, which regulates assisted living facilities.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Pekin

    • Pekin is part of the Peoria metropolitan area in central Illinois. January is the coldest month in this area, with an average low of 17 degrees Fahrenheit and average high of 33 degrees Fahrenheit. July is typically the warmest month, with an average low of 66 degrees Fahrenheit and average high of 86 degrees Fahrenheit.

    • The overall cost of living in Pekin is 7 percent lower than the national average for the United States. The highest relative expenses are transportation and utilities, which are respectively three percent above and one percent below the national average. The lowest relative expense in Pekin is housing, which is about 32 percent below the national average.

    • Pekin has a higher than average crime rate and is only safer than 26 percent of all cities in the United States. The annual rate of violent crime in Pekin is 4.21 per thousand people, compared to an annual rate of 4.36 per thousand people for Illinois. In comparison, the annual crime rate for the entire United States is 4.0 per thousand people.

    • The Greater Peoria Mass Transit District provides public transportation for the Peoria metropolitan area, including Pekin. The fare for senior citizens over the age of 65 and those is half of the standard fare. Discounted fares require an ID card or Medicare card.

    • The Miller Senior Citizens Center serves the needs of older adults Pekin. Recreational activities include Bible study, bingo, art classes, swimming and walking. This senior center also organizes community events such as collection drives for aluminum cans and glass bottles.

    • The Pekin area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Pekin Memorial Hospital and Methodist Medical Center.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Pekin

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $4,245.00 Normal
    $4,000.00 Washington
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,300.00 East Peoria
    $3,164.00 Bloomington
    $3,103.00 Peoria
    $3,100.00 Pekin

    Assisted Living costs in Pekin start around $3,100 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 Pekin 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 Pekin

    Illinois' Medicaid program doesn't cover the cost of assisted living, but the state does have an optional state supplement (OSS) program for seniors in need of financial assistance.

    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 Pekin

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Pekin

    Pekin-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 Pekin, IL

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Pekin

    • Review of Pekin Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care

      My mother was a resident of Pekin Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care, and they met every requirement that we asked for. The staff was very helpful and very in-tune to the need of eve... Read more

      Kim
    • Review of Pekin Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care

      I was very impressed with Holly Brook, they were very compassionate, and took good care of my husband when he was there. The room was fine, it was a double room, but at that time there was no roomm... Read more

      Peg
    • Review of Pekin Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care

      My Mother was the first person to live in her room. The room was large and the housekeeping staff kept it clean. The staff was friendly and caring. My Mother loved them and called them her kids.... Read more

      Dragons
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