10 Memory Care Facilities near Gurnee, IL

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Gurnee, IL

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Sunrise of Gurnee

Provides: Memory Care
500 North Hunt Club Road, Gurnee, IL 60031
"Focusing on your unique needs and preferences, Sunrise Senior Living takes a holistic approach to senior care. With us, you can expect consistent yet individualized care rooted in evidence based..." More

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Bickford of Gurnee

Provides: Memory Care
301 S Hunt Club Rd., Gurnee, IL 60031
"Bickford of Gurnee was very nice. They're all memory care I think, and it's a newer community with an interesting background. We were well received. It wasn't mealtime, but they brought out a good..." More

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Autumn Leaves of Gurnee

Provides: Memory Care
505 N. Hunt Club Rd., Gurnee, IL 60031
"Autumn Leaves of Gurnee is all for memory care, and it's a very nice community. When we visited they were doing some kind of a presentation with the residents. It's newer compared to its sister..." More

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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

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The Sheridan at Green Oaks

Provides: Memory Care
29330 N. Waukegan Road, Lake Bluff, IL 60044
"The Sheridan at Green Oaks offers residents the best of both worlds. All benefits of our senior living community are combined with a full spectrum of senior care services to create a premier senior..." More

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StoryPoint Libertyville

Provides: Memory Care
901 Florsheim Drive, Libertyville, IL 60048
"Welcome to Independence Village! At Independence Village Spring Meadows of Libertyville, we create an experience where residents get the most out of their retirement. From a simple smile to..." More

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The Springs of Vernon Hills Alzheimer...

Provides: Memory Care
350 South Milwaukee Avenue, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
"My mom has been a resident at The Springs for several years. I love the open feeling of the facility. It's clean and fresh. The residents can be busy with daily presented activities if they choose...." More

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Anthology of Grayslake

Provides: Memory Care
1865 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030
"I was impressed with Anthology of Grayslake. It was very clean, the rooms are an adequate size, and they have plenty of activities. I couldn't complain as far as they offered. They're a little on..." More

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Charter Senior Living of Vernon Hills

Provides: Memory Care
500 Atrium Dr., Vernon Hills, IL 60061
"My sister is in hospice care at Charter Senior Living of Vernon Hills. Overall, it's a very nice place, and I'm very pleased. With the lockdown, they are understaffed, but they keep us informed...." More

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Green Oaks Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
14595 W Rockland Road, Libertyville, IL 60048
"Green Oaks Senior Living is owned and operated by Spectrum Retirement Communities, LLC. This is our fifth Spectrum retirement community in Illinois. Our community includes: 110 independent..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Gurnee

    There are approximately 220,000 people with Alzheimer’s disease in Illinois. Some of those individuals reside in the three memory care facilities in Gurnee, Illinois. These facilities are all overseen by the Illinois Department of Public Health under the authority of the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia Services Act.

    Senior citizens comprise 10.9 percent of Gurnee’s population. For those who have a sensitive respiratory condition, the air quality here might be a benefit. Overall, the country’s air quality score is 58, but it's a bit better in Gurnee with a score of 62. This means residents here aren’t as likely to have respiratory illnesses and conditions exacerbated due to the air quality.

    • Gurnee sees around 41 inches of snow annually, which is higher than the national average of 26 inches. The winters are frigid with the January lows reaching around 15 degrees. The summers are mild with the highs in July reaching about 81 degrees.
    • Gurnee’s cost of living is 109.6, which is slightly higher than the national index of 100. The cost of health index is 99 in the city. This means that seniors can expect to pay a tad under the national average for their health needs. Memory care residents who purchase their own snacks might appreciate the 93.9 cost of grocery index.
    • While Gurnee’s violent crime rate of 23.4 is slightly lower than the national rate of 31.1, the property crime rate of 56.5 is much higher than the national rate of 38.1.
    • The Gurnee 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 Grayslake.


    Paying for Memory Care in Gurnee

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $6,272.00 Long Grove
    $6,225.00 Vernon Hills
    $5,950.00 Lake Bluff
    $5,400.00 Grayslake
    $5,313.00 Gurnee
    $5,300.00 Libertyville
    $4,974.00 US

    Memory Care costs in Gurnee start around $5,313 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Gurnee 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 Gurnee

    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 Gurnee

    Gurnee 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 Gurnee, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Gurnee

    Gurnee-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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Gurnee

    • Review of Bickford of Gurnee

      Bickford of Gurnee was very nice. They're all memory care I think, and it's a newer community with an interesting background. We were well received. It wasn't mealtime, but they brought out a good ... Read more

      Richard
    • Review of Autumn Leaves of Gurnee

      Autumn Leaves of Gurnee is all for memory care, and it's a very nice community. When we visited they were doing some kind of a presentation with the residents. It's newer compared to its sister com... Read more

      Richard
    • Review of Autumn Leaves of Gurnee

      I went to Autumn Leaves of Gurnee and they have mailboxes and mirrors to direct them back to their rooms if they happen to get lost. They have an outside garden. The facility was great. The staff w... Read more

      Pamela
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