14 Assisted Living Facilities near Peoria, IL

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Peoria, IL

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Bickford of Peoria

Provides: Assisted Living
1920 W. Willow Knolls Drive, Peoria, IL 61614
"My brother has moved into Bickford of Peoria. They assist him with food and medicine. Otherwise, he does everything on his own. It's been great. The staff members are great, friendly, and helpful,..." More

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St. Francis Woods

Provides: Assisted Living
3507 N Molleck Drive, Peoria, IL 61604
"My mother is in the assisted living of St. Francis Woods. They serve three meals a day and she has her own apartment with her own furniture. They have different activities, the place is very nice,..." More

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Heartis Village of Peoria

Provides: Assisted Living
8201 N. IL RT. 91, Peoria, IL 61615
"My mother is at Heartis Village of Peoria. It's great and it's very good. The reason I chose them was their professionalism, the facility, how it looked, and the people that work there. The..." More

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Lutheran Hillside Village

Provides: Assisted Living
6901 N. Galena Road, Peoria, IL 61614
"Wonderful caring place to live. My husband and I stayed for a week with my mother a resident at Lutheran Hillside Village. I walked all over the halls and the different floors. Everything was..." More

Apostolic Christian Skylines

Provides: Assisted Living
7023 NE Skyline Dr., Peoria, IL 61614
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Sharon Health Care Pines

Provides: Assisted Living
3614 N. Rochelle Lane, Peoria, IL 61604
"As a family member of a resident within this facility for several years, I am happy to pass on confirmation of the quality care that residents are given. Response to their needs and my inquiries..." More

Grande Regency 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

Liberty Village of Peoria

Provides: Assisted Living
6900 N. Stalworth Drive, Peoria, IL 61615
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Patrician Home

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

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Supportive Living of Washington

Provides: Assisted Living
1150 Newcastle Rd., Washington, IL 61571
"We had a wonderful tour of Supportive Living of Washington. The director that showed us around was very nice, very patient, answered all our questions, and showed us everything we wanted to see...." More

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Washington Villas of Hollybrook

Provides: Assisted Living
1285 Independence Drive Ct., Washington, IL 61571
"Washington Villas of Hollybrook was very nice. The rooms were very large. The staff that we had contact with seemed very nice, very competent, and very pleasant to work with." More

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Morton Villas of Holly Brook

Provides: Assisted Living
1709 N Main St, Morton, IL 61550
"We are on the waiting list right now at Morton Villas of Holly Brookand. It was very clean and everyone was very nice and helpful. There was so much for my in-laws to do as far as activities. We..." More

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Serenity Assisted Living and Memory Care

Provides: Assisted Living
4000 North Main St., East Peoria, IL 61611
"My brother is in Serenity Assisted Living and Memory Care right now. He is doing pretty good, and he loves it there. I'm in Arizona and he is in Illinois so I can't get there, but I've heard very..." More

Caring Star 2013

Generations at Riverview

Provides: Assisted Living
500 Centennial Drive, East Peoria, IL 61611
"I chose Riverview for my friend because of our positive previous experience with another family member. I'm very pleased with how they're so organized. Her apartment was lovely, it was 1-bedroom..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Peoria

    Located on the Illinois River, Peoria, Ill., has scenic views and arts and culture that residents age 65 and over — 14 percent of the population can enjoy with family and friends. Seniors who find some activities of daily living challenging to complete on their own will find 21 assisted living facilities in Peoria area to provide assistance with tasks like grooming, house cleaning and medication management. Facilities in Peoria and all of Illinois are regulated by the Illinois Department of Public Health. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Peoria

    • Located in the heart of Illinois, along the Illinois River, Peoria is known for its hot, humid summers and cold, snowy winters. The average high temperature in January is 33 degrees and 86 degrees in July.

    • Peoria is home to the Central Illinois Agency on Aging, which provides a number of services for residents age 60 and older, including meals on wheels, exercise programs and senior bus transportation. There are also two senior centers within the city limits.

    • Crime, particularly theft and property crime, is a continuing problem in Peoria. The crime rate in Peoria is 62 percent higher than the national average and is safer than just 7 percent of U.S. cities.
    • The Peoria area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Kindred Hospital and Unity Point Health Methodist, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • It's not difficult to travel around Peoria. The city is intersected by three interstate highways — I-74, I-474 and I-155. In addition, the Greater Peoria Mass Transit District provides regular, scheduled public bus service throughout Peoria and between the city and other points in the county. 

    • Peoria is home to a number of cultural sites and museums. Chief among these are the Peoria Riverfront Museum and Planetarium, Luthy Botanical Garden, the Peoria Historical Society and Fort Creve Coeur, the first fort built by European settlers in Illinois.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Peoria

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $4,245.00 Normal
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,957.00 Washington
    $3,769.00 Peoria
    $3,426.00 Bloomington
    $3,300.00 East Peoria
    $3,166.00 Lincoln
    $3,100.00 Pekin

    Assisted Living costs in Peoria start around $3,769 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 Peoria 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 Peoria

    Residents of Peoria will find a number of state and federal assistance programs to help them with the cost of assisted living. These include Choices for Carethe Illinois Supportive Living Program and Supplemental Security Income Category G.

    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 Peoria

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Peoria

    Peoria-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 Peoria, IL

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Peoria

    • Review of Heartis Village of Peoria

      Management is very unprofessional. Not easy to approach or speak with. Director is very rude towards residents. Would not recommend. Activities Director very young, naive and rude. Glad family frie... Read more

    • Review of Heartis Village of Peoria

      My mother is at Heartis Village of Peoria. It's great and it's very good. The reason I chose them was their professionalism, the facility, how it looked, and the people that work there. The employe... Read more

    • Review of Bickford of Peoria

      My brother was in Bickford of Peoria for 7 months. There is no care there as far as nursing care. They have a bus that takes them on outings, they have games, andentertainment comes in certain days... Read more

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