18 Memory Care Facilities near Bloomingdale, IL
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There are 18 Memory Care Facilities in the Bloomingdale area, with 2 in Bloomingdale and 16 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Bloomingdale is $6,270 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,100. Cheaper nearby regions include Glen Ellyn with an average starting cost of $5,797.
To help you with your search, browse the 27 reviews below for memory care facilities in Bloomingdale. On average, consumers rate memory care in Bloomingdale 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Elk Grove Village with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Bloomingdale, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Bloomingdale
Bloomingdale is a western suburb of Chicago, where 22,000 people live in a quiet bedroom community. About 20 percent of Bloomingdale's residents are 65 and over, and some of them are living with Alzheimer's disease or another advanced form of dementia. There are 18 memory care facilities between Bloomingdale and nearby Glen Ellyn that provide full-time supervision and support for seniors with memory impairments. All residential care facilities in the state are licensed by the Illinois Department of Public Health Division of Long-Term Care, which inspects most facilities once a year to ensure quality of care.
- Bloomingdale's winters can average 14 degrees, which can be an issue for many seniors who are sensitive to the cold. Summers in Bloomingdale are generally mild, with an average high of 85 in August. This area gets around 38 inches of rain a year, and it snows occasionally.
- The cost of living in Bloomingdale is about 24 percent higher than the average cost nationwide. Median home prices in this part of the Chicago area run to $276,200, as opposed to the national median price of $216,200. Healthcare is slightly more affordable in Bloomingdale than it is nationally, running to about 2 percent less expensive in this area than the national average.
- Bloomingdale is generally a safe place to live. Crime rates here are roughly half the national rate across all categories. Violent crime is even less frequent than that with between one and five violent incidents being reported to the authorities per year. Property crimes, such as theft, are more common, but rates are still significantly lower in Bloomingdale than in similar-sized cities nationwide.
- The Bloomingdale area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center GlenOaks and Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Bloomingdale
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Bloomingdale start around $3,639 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Bloomingdale 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 Memory Care in Bloomingdale
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Illinois page.
More Ways to Pay for Memory Care
While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:
- Veterans Benefits
- Life Insurance Policy
- Long-Term Care Insurance
- Reverse Mortgage
For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Bloomingdale
Bloomingdale and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in a memory care 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 memory care resources in Bloomingdale, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Directory of Winners in the Bloomingdale Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Bloomingdale
Bloomingdale-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Illinois are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Illinois page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Bloomingdale, IL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Bloomingdale
Review of Lakeview Memory Care
Lakeview Memory Care Community was a very nice place. It's all on one level and they have 24-hour nursing staff and a lot of activities for the residents. They don't want them sitting in their room... Read more
Review of Lakeview Memory Care
My dad has been in Lakeview Memory Care. We spoke to 14 different places in a two-day period and this community was who we judged everybody against. When we want to come we need to make an appointm... Read more