BlackBerry Pines RAL

Offers Assisted Living and Independent Living

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41W723 Northway Dr., Elburn, IL 60119
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Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at BlackBerry Pines RAL. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?

The age range of our residents in BlackBerry Pines RAL is 75. Our residents enjoy the company of other residents in a home setting. They enjoy the companionship of Sophie who is our hypoallergenic Pomeranian/poodle mix and loves getting and receiving love.

What programs or activities does BlackBerry Pines RAL offer to enrich residents' well-being?

At BlackBerry Pines, we take the safety and well-being of our residents as our top priority. Our ratio of residents-to-caregivers sets us apart from “big-box” facilities that allow a very personal approach in offering: - Pet Therapy - Music, Games, Bingo, Cards, Puzzles - Bird Watching - Physical Activities – stretches, Walks, Exercise - Arts, Crafts, Flower Arranging, Shadow Boxes - Fireside – Marshmallows and Hot Cocoa - Painting, Coloring, Drawing - Birthday Celebrations - Gardening

What places are near BlackBerry Pines RAL or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?

BlackBerry Pines is very accessible no matter where family and friends are coming from or going to. We are 2 minutes from the Metra Lafox train station, 10 minutes from I-88, and 20 minutes from I-90. When family members visit their loved one here at BlackBerry Pines, Geneva Commons is 10 minutes for shopping and food, and downtown Geneva is another 5 minutes. Northwestern – Delnor Medical Hospital and Outpatient Lab is a 7 minute drive if the need arises.

What transportation services does BlackBerry Pines RAL offer to assisted living residents?

BlackBerry Pines offers transportation options including Kane County's "Ride in Kane" which is a public paratransit transportation service providing curb to curb bus or taxi service to individuals 65 and older or individuals with a disability. Uber and Lyft are also available also.

What makes the chef or dining program at BlackBerry Pines RAL exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?

Our BlackBerry Pines residents enjoy delicious and healthy dietician-inspired and approved meals. At BlackBerry Pines, we use a variety of organic vegetables, fruits, proteins, and seasonings some of which are grown right here in our own garden boxes on the property. Our residents can even help select what we grow and assist in the harvest if they so choose which include but are not limited to: - tomatoes - bell peppers - squash - banana peppers - eggplant - zucchini - various berries - mint - pumpkins - basil

What safety features or security measures does BlackBerry Pines RAL offer to assisted living residents?

At BlackBerry Pines, we take the safety and well-being of our residents as our top priority. Our home is secured by a security system that includes cameras around all entryways. In addition, each resident will have a personal "call button" that alerts the caregiver for any needs that may arise. There are awake caregivers on-site 24/7 as well as an on-staff RN that is available 24/7 on an as needed basis. The home also offers a visiting physician that will offer periodic well-checks to our residents. The home also has eMAR which is an electronic medication administration system what will track our residents medication needs by the caregiver. In addition, bathrooms are outfitted with handrails/grab bars to provide additional support the the resident. We are prepared for the advanced needs of residents with equipment such as a sit-to-stand device.

How does BlackBerry Pines RAL keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?

Families of residents have multiple ways to be informed of their loved ones including visits to the home, email, phone to name a few. In addition, we have a care conference for POA and the resident.

What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at BlackBerry Pines RAL during daytime and nighttime hours?

The staff-to-resident ratio at BlackBerry Pines RAL during the day is 1:4 and during the overnight hours is 1:8.

If BlackBerry Pines RAL accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?

The home has a pom-a-poo which is pomeranian and poodle mix. This breed is hypoallergenic so no issues with allergies. Sophie is very dog friendly and can accompany the residents. The home does not permit resident pets.

What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?

BlackBerry Pines RAL does encourage training which can be reviewed in the policy handbook.

What safety features or security measures does BlackBerry Pines RAL provide to protect residents who wander?

The home has a security system which includes security cameras at all exits. The cameras have motion sensing which can alert the caregiver in the event of a wandering resident. In addition, the security system can monitor all doors throughout the day and evening hours.

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Services and Amenities of BlackBerry Pines RAL


  • All Inclusive Rent
  • Rent Plus Care Fees
  • Entry Fee
  • Fee Structure Extra: Entry Fee Cost : $1500
  • Assisted Living Starting At: $5000/month
  • Independent Living Starting At: $5000/month

Room and housing options

  • 1-bedroom apartments
  • Companion Suites: Yes
  • Housing Extra: Shared/Semi Private Available

Dining options

  • Dining Room Shared Meals
  • Room Service For Meals


  • Beauty Barber Shop
  • Computer Room
  • Party Space
  • Tv Room
  • Garden And Patio

Cleaning services

  • Laundry For Linens
  • Private Cleaning Services
  • Laundry For Clothing

Technology and entertainment

  • Cable In Rooms
  • Internet Enabled Rooms
  • Wifi

Health services

  • Skilled Nursing
  • Medication Management
  • Physical Therapy
  • Nurse On Staff: Yes


  • Offsite Activities
  • Music
  • Games
  • Stories
  • Lectures Discussions
  • Book Clubs
  • Yoga
  • Gardening
  • Cooking
  • Arts And Crafts

Guest services

  • Guests At Mealtime


  • Special Diets


  • Resident Capacity: 8
  • Pets: No Pets Allowed

Range of services

  • Companion Care
  • Personal Care Assistants
  • Physical Therapy

Payment options

  • Credit Card
  • Check


  • State Licenses: License Pending
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About BlackBerry Pines RAL

BlackBerry Pines is an Illinois state-certified home for seniors licensed for 8 residents. The home is single level 4,000 sq ft with 5 bedrooms that can be private or semi-private and all designed for safe-senior living.

The home is situated situated on over 1.2 acres of serene beauty with plenty of community space for our resident's comfort. The large backyard includes a gazebo covered patio fitted with a grill for outdoor cooking and a separate patio that is centered by a fire pit to enjoy roasting marshmallows with visiting family on those chilly fall nights.

What Makes Us Special

At BlackBerry Pines RAL, our residents get the attention that they need, deserve and expect. We provide 24-hour care, 7 days a week and is all-inclusive in the Fox Valley area west of Chicago. Our caregivers are highly trained and certified by the state of Illinois to provide as much or as little care as needed, while encouraging independence in each of our residents. We pride ourselves in the care that we provide for our residents. We only hire best-in-class caregivers to provide care to our residents. We offer both private and semi-private rooms to fit the varying needs of our residents. BlackBerry Pines RAL is licensed by the State of Illinois as a shared housing facility.

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