4 Memory Care Facilities near Fox Lake, IL

1 Memory Care Facility in Fox Lake, IL

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Paradise Park Assisted Living & Memor...

Provides: Memory Care
16 Lilac Avenue, Fox Lake, IL 60020
"Paradise Park Assisted Living & Memory Care provides Adult Day Care 4 to 12 hours per day; Respite Care 1 to 30 days at a time with no minimum stay; as well as long term stays. Our..." More

3 Memory Care Facilities near Fox Lake, IL


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


The Village at Victory Lakes

Provides: Memory Care
1075 Victory Drive, Lindenhurst, IL 60046
"The Village at Victory Lakes, located in Lindenhurst, Illinois offers a picturesque 38-acre campus within a lush prairie setting. This Catholic senior living community provides an active, enriching..." More


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

Memory Care near Fox Lake, IL

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Fox Lake

According to the Alzheimer's Association of America, there are currently 220,000 seniors across the state of Illinois diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. Fox Lake is a village of over 10,000, 18.5 percent of whom are aged 65 and older and may be living with some type of dementia. 

Illinois has enacted an Alzheimer's Disease State Plan that emphasizes the importance of providing care options for individuals in this demographic. There is one facility in Fox Lake that offers specialized care for seniors with dementia, and an additional 10 options in neighboring communities.

  • Compared to the national average of 100, the cost of living in Fox Lake scores a 96.5. The majority of savings come from low housing costs, though grocery costs also fall below the national average. These savings could allow families to allocate more funds toward memory care services, making Fox Lake a budget-friendly option for Illinois seniors.
  • Like many other Illinois municipalities, Fox Lake experiences harsh winters. About 40 inches of snow falls each year and winter temperatures can drop as low as 13 degrees. Overall, the village only receives a comfort index score of 34 out of 100. Families may want to consider discussing the measures a facility has in place to cope with cold conditions.
  • low rate of crime can offer peace of mind for families of seniors living with dementia. The rate of violent crime in Fox Lake is 18.5 out of 100, with 100 representing high crime. This is much lower than both the regional average of 37.9 and the national average of 31.1. The rate of property crime, however, scores a 37.5, on par with the national average of 38.1. It may be beneficial to review the security policies and procedures of a facility with staff members.
  • Fox Lake has no available facilities in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospitals specializing in brain health and dementia care located in Lake Barrington (Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital) and McHenry (Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital), both over a 20-minute drive away.

Paying for Memory Care in Fox Lake

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Illinois

$6,307.00 Libertyville
$5,984.00 Gurnee
$5,850.00 Cary
$5,850.00 Grayslake
$4,850.00 Mchenry
$4,798.00 US
$4,769.00 Crystal Lake

Memory Care costs in Fox Lake start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,798 per month.

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

Fox 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 Fox Lake, please visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page.

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Fox Lake

Fox 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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