10 Memory Care Facilities near Crystal Lake, IL

4 Memory Care Facilities in Crystal Lake, IL

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Caring Star 2018

Autumn Leaves of Crystal Lake

Provides: Memory Care
495 Alexandra Blvd., Crystal Lake, IL 60014
"My husband came here after a bad experience at another location. The difference is like day and night. Everyone here is very involved with every aspect of the residents care. They are frequently..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Bickford of Crystal Lake

Provides: Memory Care
717 McHenry Ave., Crystal Lake, IL 60014
"Welcome to Bickford Of Crystal Lake, one of Illinois's premier assisted living and memory care communities! Bickford Of Crystal Lake is conveniently located on 717 McHenry Ave., so please, stop on..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Crystal Lake

Provides: Memory Care
751 Terra Cotta Avenue, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
"Sunrise of Crystal Lake is located just minutes from major highways and interstates with easy access to Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Residents enjoy the many cultural and recreational..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Fountains at Crystal Lake

Provides: Memory Care
965 North Brighton Circle West, Crystal Lake, I...
"A rental community with no large entrance fee, The Fountains at Crystal Lake in Crystal Lake offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing on a idyllic campus with a..." More

6 Memory Care Facilities near Crystal Lake, IL

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Fox Point & Fox Point Manor

Provides: Memory Care
3350 Charles Miller Rd., Mchenry, IL 60050
"Fox Point & Fox Point Manor is really nice and they're treating my mother very nice. The food is good and they her out on trips. My mom seems really happy now and she's adjusted to it. They..." More

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Clarendale of Algonquin

Provides: Memory Care
2001 West Algonquin Road, Algonquin, IL 60102
"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..." More

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White Oaks at McHenry

Provides: Memory Care
4605 W. Crystal Lake Rd, Mchenry, IL 60050
"My wife is a resident of White Oaks at McHenry. I'm happy with the location because it's only a block away from me. They're very good. They do a lot for the people. They bring in entertainment..." More

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Heritage Woods of Huntley

Provides: Memory Care
12450 Regency Pkwy, Huntley, IL 60142
"White Oaks at Huntley is having some issues. They just opened and I don't think they're staffed correctly. We're having an issue with my dad needing more care than they're equipped for right now. I..." More

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Alden Courts of Huntley

Provides: Memory Care
12140A Regency Parkway, Huntley, IL 60142
"At Alden Courts of Huntley we provide innovative care for those living with memory issues. We provide a holistic approach to quality care and services, providing innovative memory care with..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Three Oaks Assisted Living & Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
1055 Silver Lake Road, Cary, IL 60013
"Three Oaks Assisted Living and Memory Care offers programs designed to promote physical and social health and to create a sense of well-being. Our services include monthly health screenings and..." More

Memory Care near Crystal Lake, IL

Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Crystal Lake

  • Review of Autumn Leaves of Crystal Lake

    My husband came here after a bad experience at another location. The difference is like day and night. Everyone here is very involved with every aspect of the residents care. They are frequently ta... Read more

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  • Review of Autumn Leaves of Crystal Lake

    I’m a family member of a new resident, My search began in 2016 looking for a home for my wife. I visited many locations. My search ended the day I stepped into Autumn Leaves of Crystal Lake. I met... Read more

    Love All Around
  • Review of Autumn Leaves of Crystal Lake

    This wonderful group of caregivers put their hearts into the care they give the residents of this community. The residents have varying degrees of memory loss yet all are treated with respect, kin... Read more

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Crystal Lake

Crystal Lake, Illinois, has an air quality score of 72, which is much better than the national average of 58, meaning it is a city where senior citizens who have respiratory issues may thrive. Approximately 12.6 percent of residents here are senior citizens, some of whom have Alzheimer's disease or other dementia-related conditions.

In Illinois, there are approximately 220,000 residents who have Alzheimer’s disease. Some of them might choose to reside in one of the four memory care units in Crystal Lake. These facilities are all bound by the requirements set forth in the Alzheimer’s Diseases and Related Dementias Services Act, which names the Illinois Department of Public Health as the governing agency for memory care units.

  • Warm summers are a nice time for memory care patients to spend time outside. The highs in July reach around 83 degrees. The winters are much colder; January lows can drop to around 13 degrees. This is a snowy city with around 34 inches falling per year.
  • Crystal Lake’s cost of living is approximately 14 percent higher than the national average. Memory care patients can expect to pay slightly more for health-related costs than the average in the United States since the city’s cost of health index is 107. The grocery index is slightly lower than the national index; however, the transportation cost here is approximately 50 percent higher than the national average.
  • Memory care residents may feel safe in Crystal Lake. The city’s violent crime rate of 11.1 is much lower than the national average of 31.1. Property crime is also less common here than other areas of the country. The city’s rate is 29.8, but the national average is 38.1.
  • The Crystal Lake area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital specializing in brain health and dementia care located in McHenry


Paying for Memory Care in Crystal Lake

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Illinois

$6,750.00 Huntley
$6,700.00 Algonquin
$6,442.00 Barrington
$6,062.00 Lake Zurich
$5,850.00 Cary
$4,850.00 Mchenry
$4,799.00 US
$4,769.00 Crystal Lake

Memory Care costs in Crystal Lake start around $4,769 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,799 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Crystal Lake 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 Crystal Lake

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Illinois page. Financial Assistance in Illinois Financial Assistance in Illinois

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 Crystal Lake

Crystal Lake 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 memory care resources in Crystal Lake, please visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page.

Memory Care Facilities in Crystal Lake

Directory of Winners in Crystal Lake Area


Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Crystal Lake

Crystal Lake-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 Memory Care in Illinois page for more information about these laws.

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