Clarendale of Algonquin

Offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, and Memory Care

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2001 West Algonquin Road, Algonquin, IL 60102
Call (800) 385-2527
Clarendale of Algonquin (800) 385-2527
PROMOTION! 10 days

No Community Fee of $3,000 for move ins through November!


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Assisted Living Reviews for Clarendale of Algonquin

January 19, 2017

By Georgia283700

I am/was a resident of this facility

Clarendale Algonquin is very nice. I'm very happy here. They have a lot of activities. Their food is excellent. The people are friendly. The staff is wonderful, courteous, knows everybody's names, and greets you all the time. They show movies, do exercises, and have games. They go to outside restaurants.
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Questions about Clarendale of Algonquin

What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?

Our skilled team uses the insights gained from each life story to develop a person centered activity and programming for each resident. Each staff member is required to complete our "Heartfelt Connections Memory Care Program"

Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Clarendale of Algonquin. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?

Average Age in Assisted Living is mid 80's Our Assisted Living Residents enjoy the monthly Wine and Painting parties in the Fox den as well as the Sit and Stretch and Pilates Classes!

What programs or activities does Clarendale of Algonquin offer to enrich residents' well-being?

Our 8 Dimensions of Wellness Program..This program helps our residents live more fulfilled and happier lives here. Here is a glimpse of our holistic approach! Physical Wellness A cornerstone of wellness, physical activities are planned and directed by fitness professionals in the senior living community. These can include exercises planned for the resident’s specific needs and abilities, such as improving range of motion, core strength, or balance. Group classes in the community—which also provide an important social outlet for seniors—could include chair exercises, yoga or tai-chi, or water aerobics. Social Wellness Socialization increases engagement, reduces isolation, and improves seniors’ outlooks—and there’s no shortage of opportunities in an active senior living community. Residents may enjoy card games, arts and crafts, movie nights, holiday parties, interest-based clubs, and other activities that bring them together with others.

What places are near Clarendale of Algonquin or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?

The community is located on 9.5 acres along Algonquin Road just east of Randall Road with easy access to many retail and entertainment as well as the Algonquin Downtown area with many restaurants to choose from.

What transportation services does Clarendale of Algonquin offer to assisted living residents?

Complimentary transportation to medical services, stores and community services!

What makes the chef or dining program at Clarendale of Algonquin exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?

Flexible dining hours.. Fine restaurant style dining .. 5 Star Menu choices, wait staff, and fresh chef prepared choices

What safety features or security measures does Clarendale of Algonquin offer to assisted living residents?

Life Alert System available to all residents

How does Clarendale of Algonquin keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?

Clarendale provides a Health and Wellness Navigator program where a clinical nurse acts as an advocate for all residents and families

What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Clarendale of Algonquin during daytime and nighttime hours?

Clarendale has a variable staffing program where staffing ratio is based on acuity of care.

If Clarendale of Algonquin accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?

Full fenced in backyard and walkways complete with "Pet Cleanup Stations"

What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?

Training and development in is an ongoing process and education is necessary for all staff that comes into contact with residents. As senior care grows, specializations offer different parts to the care deliveries. It changes and evolves. The staff must embrace the effectiveness of training and be reviewed, tested and rated in the efficiencies and levels of care knowledge.

Describe the overall population of independent living residents at Clarendale of Algonquin. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?

Average age is early to mid 80's Residents enjoy our Arts and Crafts program as well as our Strength and Balance program and Pilates.

What places are nearby for independent living residents to enjoy?

The community is located on 9.5 acres along Algonquin Road just east of Randall Road with easy access to many retail stores and entertainment as well as the Algonquin Downtown area with many restaurants to choose from.

What are some recent off-site events that the community activity director at Clarendale of Algonquin has organized?

Cultural Tours .. Theaters.. Cinema's.. Restaurants.....Bowling..

What transportation services does Clarendale of Algonquin offer to independent living residents?

Complimentary transportation to medical services, stores and community services

What makes the chef or dining program at Clarendale of Algonquin exceptional? What kind of menu can independent living residents expect?

Flexible dining hours.. Fine restaurant style dining .. 5 Star Menu choices, wait staff, and fresh chef prepared choices

What common areas are available for independent living residents?

Many Common Community Living Rooms....Club Room....Casual Full Service Bistro.. Billards Lounge called The Fox Den.. Theatre Room... Craft Room... Wellness Center and so much more!

What safety features or security measures does Clarendale of Algonquin offer to independent living residents?

Life Alert System available to all residents.... Overnight Security Guards..

If Clarendale of Algonquin accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?

Full fenced in backyard and walkways complete with "Pet Cleanup Stations" Clarendale also offers Pet Walking and Pet Assistance program!

Does Clarendale of Algonquin work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?

Clarendale partners with many Home Health Agencies.... In Home care Companies...And local Labs to provide services that Clarendale cannot support Labs etc

How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?

Clarendale has a variable staffing program where staffing ratio is based on acuity of care.

What safety features or security measures does Clarendale of Algonquin provide to protect residents who wander?

Clarendale takes special precautions to secure their premises. Clarendale monitors their community by video, require that visitors present photo identification upon check-in, and has adequate security measures in place to make sure that residents do not leave the facility on their own. Because wandering off is a risk of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, residents suffering from these diseases do not have access to unlocked exits.

What programs or activities does Clarendale of Algonquin offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?

We use industry-leading LifeBio™ reminiscence tools, customized specifically for us, to capture our loved one’s unique life story. Our team asks insightful questions, collecting anecdotes and a lasting legacy of details about your loved one’s life—from family members and friends to careers, hobbies, travels, likes and dislikes.

Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?

The Director of Health Services. Assessments are completed for pre- admission and every quarter thereafter unless a need or change of condition takes place

What techniques does Clarendale of Algonquin use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?

Intimate and calm dining experience will encourage socialization and will nurture friendships. Memory care residents are empowered to choose their meal options through visual menus. Finger foods (i.e. bite-sized or appetizer-like items) help promote independence and dignity for those who no longer can use or remember how to use utensils.

How does Clarendale of Algonquin keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?

Clarendale provides a Health and Wellness Navigator program where a clinical nurse acts as an advocate for all residents and families

Describe the neighborhood around Clarendale of Algonquin. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?

The community is located on 9.5 acres along Algonquin Road just east of Randall Road with easy access to many retail stores and entertainment as well as the Algonquin Downtown area with many restaurants to choose from.

Is Clarendale of Algonquin affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?

Clarendale is affiliated is all our local hospital networks.. Northwestern of Huntley... Sherman.... St Joes...Advocate Good Shepard... St Alexius/Alexian Brothers.

Costs for Clarendale of Algonquin

Cost of Assisted Living

$ 1,234

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Cost of Independent Living

$ 1,234

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Cost of Memory Care

$ 1,234

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Services and Amenities of Clarendale of Algonquin

Costs

  • Rent Plus Care Fees
  • Entry Fee
  • Assisted Living Starting At: $4600/month
  • Independent Living Starting At: $3300/month
  • Memory Care Starting At: $6700/month

Room and housing options

  • 1-bedroom apartments
  • 2-bedroom apartments
  • Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
  • Studio Apartments

General

  • Resident Capacity: 200
  • Respite Care
  • Minimum Age: 62
  • Pets: Small Pets Allowed

Licenses

  • State Licenses: Pending

About Clarendale of Algonquin

Welcome to Clarendale of Algonquin, an all-inclusive senior community with modern services and amenities that seniors can enjoy and age in place.

Clarendale of Algonquin Senior Living offers all the comforts and conveniences of Village Style Living, along with services and amenities that help keep our residents connected to other people and enjoy a more carefree life style.


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