The 5 Best Memory Care Facilities in East Peoria, IL for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in East Peoria, IL

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Serenity Assisted Living and Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
4000 North Main St., East Peoria, IL 61611
"Life at Serenity offers a range of living options to provide as much or as little assistance as you need. Choose from Assisted Living or Memory Care to get the right level of support from our..." More

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Grand View Alzheimer's Special Care C...

Provides: Memory Care
6210 N. University, Peoria, IL 61614
"I like that Grand View Alzheimer's Special Care Center has 24-hour care and mom would get 24-hour care and she'd be very well taken care of. I really like the facility, how clean it was, and how..." More

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Bickford of Peoria

Provides: Memory Care
1920 W. Willow Knolls Drive, Peoria, IL 61614
"Bickford of Peoria was excellent. The price was expensive, but they had excellent care plans. The facility was really nice. It wasn't the fact that I didn't like it; it just didn't set the criteria..." More

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Morton Reflections Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
1717 North Main Street, Morton, IL 61550
"Morton Reflections Memory Care is close to our home. My father-in-law receives very good care there and he's happy. That's the most important thing. The staff is very friendly and helpful and the..." More

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Heartis Village of Peoria

Provides: Memory Care
8201 Route 91, Peoria, IL 61615
"Heartis Village of Peoria was beautiful. The people seemed very happy there, but it didn't have the level of care my dad needs. It's fairly new and lovely. The director was very nice and very kind...." More

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Reflections Memory Care - Washington

Provides: Memory Care
1280 Independence Drive Ct., Washington, IL 61571
"So far, I'm really pleased with Reflections Memory Care - Washington. My wife has been there for a little while and I have no complaints at all. It's an awesome place with awesome people. I talk to..." More

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Pekin Villas of Holly Brook and Refle...

Provides: Memory Care
2720 S 14th Street, Pekin, IL 61554
"The Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care provide an intimate community with a home-like atmosphere coming soon to Pekin, Illinois! The Villas of Holly Brook offer the independence..." More

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Liberty Village of Pekin

Provides: Memory Care
1520 El Camino Drive, Pekin, IL 61554
"My husband was in a locked Alzheimer's center at Pekin Manor (Liberty Village). It's an older facility, not as nice, smaller, and that makes a difference. The staff was fine. They have a small..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in East Peoria

    According to the Alzheimer's Association, 220,000 Illinois seniors are living with Alzheimer's disease. Twenty percent of East Peoria's population of 22,739 is aged 65 and older, and some of these seniors may be living with Alzheimer's disease. These seniors may benefit from living in one of the area's six memory care facilities located in East Peoria and the surrounding region.

    The Illinois Department of Public Health licenses and regulates all assisted living facilities in the state, which include memory care facilities. This oversight ensures that facilities and their staff deliver high-quality care to seniors with dementia in East Peoria.

    • Cost of living in East Peoria is below the national average. On a scale where 100 represents that average, the cost of living is 83.0. Housing prices are low, coming in at 57. Healthcare costs are higher than average at 106. Seniors' families may want to consider these factors as they budget for memory care facility expenses.
    • Illinois offers some tax savings for seniors. The state exempts all retirement income, including social security income, from being taxed. This exemption may provide some monthly savings for East Peoria seniors as they prepare for the expenses of a memory care facility.
    • Seniors living in East Peoria will experience a range of temperatures throughout the year. Winters are cold, with lows in the teens and an average annual snowfall of 23 inches. Summer temperatures hit the 80s. The area sees fewer sunny days than average and less rain than average as well.
    • The violent crime rate in East Peoria is comparable to the national average, coming in at 31.6 on a scale where one represents the safest city and 100 the most dangerous. Property crime rates are higher at 46. As a result, seniors' families may want to investigate security measures, such as exterior cameras and lighting, to maximize safety at memory care facilities.

    Paying for Memory Care in East Peoria

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $5,534.00 Peoria
    $5,525.00 US
    $5,500.00 East Peoria
    $4,675.00 Morton
    $4,500.00 Manito
    $4,100.00 Washington

    Memory Care costs in East Peoria start around $5,500 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in East Peoria 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 East Peoria

    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 East Peoria

    East Peoria 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 East Peoria, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.

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    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in East Peoria

    East Peoria-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.

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