28 Assisted Living Facilities near Wheaton, IL

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Wheaton, IL

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Brighton Gardens of Wheaton

Provides: Assisted Living
831 East Butterfield Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
"My mom moved to Brighton Gardens of Wheaton and they're very caring and meet her needs. It's small, family-like, and everybody who works there are very nice and helpful. They have music, social..." More

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Anthology of Wheaton

Provides: Assisted Living
219 East Parkway Drive, Wheaton, IL 60187
"My father spent some time here while dealing with an illness. I looked at many places, and took into consideration the amenities, cleanliness, and most importantly - the people. From every aspect..." More

Wyndemere

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Wyndemere Circle, Wheaton, IL 60187
"My father has lived at Wyndemere for 10 years where he has thrived in this wonderful independent living facility. Wyndemere provides a wide range of activities and amenities. Most importantly, as..." More

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Brookdale Glen Ellyn

Provides: Assisted Living
60 North Nicoll Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
"The pandemic has been hard on everyone, but none more so than our elderly population. That being said, I have nothing but praise for Brookdale Glen Ellyn and the staff. My parents are both over..." More

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Brookdale Lisle

Provides: Assisted Living
1700 Robin Lane, Lisle, IL 60532
"The staff and residents are all very kind and helpful. " More

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Spring Meadows Naperville

Provides: Assisted Living
504 N. River Rd, Naperville, IL 60563
"We have been very happy having our dad in Spring Meadows. The staff was very accommodating, as we were in a crunch for time to get him moved in. Our dad moved in during the time of COVID-19, and..." More

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Belmont Village Geneva Road

Provides: Assisted Living
545 Belmont Lane, Carol Stream, IL 60188
"Belmont Village Geneva Road is an excellent facility. My wife likes it and she's happy there. It's very well-appointed, well-lit, the rooms are nice, the lobby is excellent and wonderful, and the..." More

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Villa St. Benedict

Provides: Assisted Living
1920 Maple Ave., Lisle, IL 60532
"Villa St. Benedict was nice, had a lot of people, and a lot of activities. It was very religious, which was important to us. They have a nice restaurant which reminds me of a cruise ship. It's..." More

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Atria Park of Glen Ellyn

Provides: Assisted Living
95 Carleton Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
"The general impression is Atria Park of Glen Ellyn is very nice, and it’s being considered as one of the 2 homes we’re looking at. The food was very good. The residents seemed very comfortable, and..." More
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Sunrise of Naperville

Provides: Assisted Living
960 East Chicago Avenue, Naperville, IL 60540
"Sunrise of Naperville is away from a busy street and located in a nice area. I like that the people are friendly and the staff member showed us around and offered us a pretty good deal on the cost...." More

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Sunrise of Bloomingdale

Provides: Assisted Living
129 East Lake Street, Bloomingdale, IL 60108
"The staff members from Sunrise of Bloomingdale are very attentive and caring. They have made my in-laws feel very at home, very loved, and secured. They take care of everything that my in-laws need." More

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Sunrise of Naperville North

Provides: Assisted Living
535 West Ogden Avenue, Naperville, IL 60563
"We moved my father-in-law into Sunrise of Naperville North, and it's been great. The staff members seem fantastic. I have no complaints. I loved the food I had. They have chair exercises, cooking..." More

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Cordia Senior Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
865 N. Cass Ave, Westmont, IL 60559
"My mother is in Cordia Senior Residence. I'm satisfied with the care. They have a lot of activities for the seniors. The staff is fine. Her room is perfect. They have a library, a grand piano, and..." More

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Sunrise at Fountain Square

Provides: Assisted Living
2210 Fountain Square Dr, Lombard, IL 60148
"I found Sunrise at Fountain Square to be very welcoming. We liked it because the independent living wing was not too large. The marketing director was absolutely wonderful. The facility was quite..." More

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HarborChase of Naperville

Provides: Assisted Living
1619 N Mill Street, Naperville, IL 60563
"I visited alone and then brought my mom to view this facility. It is a lovely facility. There are dining options, lots of activities and I did see people participating in activities when I..." More

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Lexington of Elmhurst

Provides: Assisted Living
420 West Butterfield, Elmhurst, IL 60126
"Lexington of Elmhurst is a huge complex that's very nicely done. We saw a beautiful two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment, which was available. They made the pricing very enticing to us. We are..." More

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Independence Village of Naperville

Provides: Assisted Living
1030 Aurora Avenue, Naperville, IL 60540
"We are now residents of Independence Village. I love everything. One of the things I appreciate the most is the healthcare. They take my husband's blood pressure and they come right in on their..." More

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Clarendale of Addison

Provides: Assisted Living
1651 West Lake Street, Addison, IL 60101
"My mother has been extremely happy at Clarendale. I have visited there many times and always see a caring and helpful staff. Meticulous in detail. Many activities including daily exercise. My..." More

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Franciscan Court

Provides: Assisted Living
1996 Franciscan Way, West Chicago, IL 60185
"I liked Franciscan Court. It wasn't as fancy as other facilities, but it was more modest, and appeared to be a well-run facility. The cost appeared to be more reasonable than other places as well...." More

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Lexington Square of Lombard

Provides: Assisted Living
555 Foxworth Blvd., Lombard, IL 60148
"We are going to move to Lexington. It's a lovely, friendly place, and it seems like it's going to work very well. The staff we met was wonderful. The apartment we got is a two-bedroom, two-bath,..." More

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Auberge at Naperville

Provides: Assisted Living
1936 Brookdale Rd., Naperville, IL 60563
"At Auberge at Naperville, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will..." More

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Lombard Place Assisted Living & Memor...

Provides: Assisted Living
300 West 22nd Street, Lombard, IL 60148
"Lombard Place is close to my house. It was our first choice, but they were a little bit expensive. I like them. The rooms were very modern and very nice. They also showed us the rooms in memory..." More

Alden Gardens of Bloomingdale

Provides: Assisted Living
285 East Army Trail Road, Bloomingdale, IL 60108
"What is Alden Gardens of Bloomingdale? It is located at 285 East Army Trail Road, Bloomingdale, IL 60108. When you first enter the building, there is a smiling face greeting you, Kristina: ..." More

Beacon Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
2400 S Finley Rd, Lombard, IL 60148
"My parents are going to Beacon Hill. They're moving into an independent living apartment. The very best thing is that if and when my parents need assisted living, they do not need to move into an..." More

Tabor Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
1347 Crystal Avenue, Naperville, IL 60563
"We toured five facilities after my mom had a stroke, and viewed options from great to slightly frightening. She was on the high end of care required. While every facility is stretched by employees..." More

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Saratoga Grove Retirement & Assisted ...

Provides: Assisted Living
3460 Saratoga Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515
"Saratoga is an assisted living, but mom has hospice care. It is very nice, and they treat my mom very well. I don’t have any complaints. The staff is generally very good. When you say something to..." More

Lacey Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
4200 Lacey Road, Downers Grove, IL 60515
"Lacey Creek is clean, friendly, and had everything my sister needed. It's very nice, the staff was friendly, and cordial. The dining area was very nice." More

The Springs at Monarch Landing

Provides: Assisted Living
2308 N. Route 59, Naperville, IL 60563

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Wheaton

    Wheaton, a suburban city in DuPage County, has a population of 58, 568 with a median age of 38.  It is an affluent community located close to Chicago and Lake Michigan. Seniors looking to live in this area have over three dozen assisted living facilities (ALFs) to choose from. ALFs in Illinois, as in the rest of the state, are defined by the Illinois Department of Public Health as those having three or more unrelated residents, 80 percent of whom are aged 55 or older. This government agency also oversees licensing and inspections of ALFs, ensuring the care of Illinois seniors. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Wheaton

    • The Wheaton, Illinois, area is home to world-class medical facilities including Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Wheaton Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Located 30 miles west of Chicago, Wheaton is known for its mild summers and cold, snowy winters. The average high temperature in January is 32 degrees Fahrenheit and 87 degrees Fahrenheit in July.

    • Wheaton has an array of community resources for seniors, including DuPage County Senior Services, a government agency that offers meals, legal services and discounted transportation to seniors age 60 and older, as well as a senior center.

    • Crime isn't the nearly the problem in Wheaton that it is in many other Chicago suburbs. In fact, the overall crime rate in Wheaton has decreased by 12 percent in recent years and is 76 percent lower than the national average.

    • For those seniors who drive, Wheaton is just a few miles west of I-355, which connects the area to I-88 and other parts of Chicagoland. For public transportation, the city is located on the Metra commuter light rail line. Metra offers reduced fares for seniors age 65 and older who obtain a reduced fare permit.

    • There are many fun and interesting things to do in and around Wheaton, Illinois. These include Cantigny Park, with its 500 acres of gardens, the Illinois Prairie Path and its 61 miles of hiking trails, the Billy Graham Center Museum and the Robert McCormick House. Most Wheaton events and attractions offer a senior discount, although the qualifying age varies.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Wheaton

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $4,577.00 Lisle
    $4,387.00 Lombard
    $4,150.00 Carol Stream
    $4,098.00 Naperville
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,165.00 Glen Ellyn
    $3,090.00 Bloomingdale

    Assisted Living costs in Wheaton start around $0 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 Wheaton 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 Wheaton

    Eligible seniors who live in Wheaton can turn to a number of state and federal assistance programs for help with the cost of assisted living. These programs include Choices for Carethe Illinois Supportive Living Program (SLP) 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 Wheaton

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Wheaton

    Wheaton-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 Wheaton, IL

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Wheaton

    • Review of Brighton Gardens of Wheaton

      Brighton Gardens of Wheaton looked fine. I didn't see any problems with the community. It was clean, homey, and everything was fine. The person who accommodated me during the tour was very helpful.... Read more

      ReviewerApril30a
    • Review of Anthology of Wheaton

      My father spent some time here while dealing with an illness. I looked at many places, and took into consideration the amenities, cleanliness, and most importantly - the people. From every aspect... Read more

      pmc1234
    • Review of Wyndemere

      My father has lived at Wyndemere for 10 years where he has thrived in this wonderful independent living facility. Wyndemere provides a wide range of activities and amenities. Most importantly, as... Read more

      Daughter Pam
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