31 Memory Care Facilities near Lake Zurich, IL
There are 31 Memory Care Facilities in the Lake Zurich area, with 2 in Lake Zurich and 29 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Lake Zurich is $5,652 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Wheeling with an average starting cost of $5,537.
To help you with your search, browse the 48 reviews below for memory care facilities in Lake Zurich. On average, consumers rate memory care in Lake Zurich 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Long Grove with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Lake Zurich, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Lake Zurich
Lake Zurich's above-average air quality could be a draw to seniors looking for memory care in Illinois. Comprising nearly 9 percent of the population, seniors in Lake Zurich, Illinois, can choose from two dozen memory care facilities in the surrounding region. Throughout the state, assisted living and other residential facilities can house those with Alzheimer's or other dementias through an Alzheimer’s special care unit.
In addition to the memory care facilities throughout Lake Zurich, Illinois provides 220,000 seniors with Alzheimer's disease in the state with an additional dementia care resource known as a regional Alzheimer's disease assistance center (ADA center). This resource offers access to teams of physicians, social workers and research scientists who specialize in dementia care.
- Social Security retirement benefits and pension income are exempt from taxation in Lake Zurich and throughout Illinois. Because of these statewide tax benefits, families who choose to pursue memory care in the Lake Zurich area might be able to allocate more funds for their loved one's memory care costs.
- Lake Zurich is considered safer than over 80 percent of all United States' communities. On a scale of A+ to F (with F being a failing grade), Lake Zurich's crime rates receive an A+. Even though Lake Zurich is an extremely safe area, memory care facilities often utilize security equipment to keep residents safe.
- The average cost of living in Lake Zurich is higher than both the Illinois' and United States' average cost of living. The major factor in Lake Zurich's expensive cost of living is its exceptionally high housing costs. Though housing costs only indirectly affect seniors in memory care, family members who also relocate for memory care can be impacted by the high housing costs.
- Winters in Lake Zurich, like much of the midwest, are freezing and windy. With temperatures that can drop to -6 degrees, Lake Zurich doesn't offer seniors a comfortable climate during the colder months. Relatives or seniors might wish to ensure memory care facilities protect their residents from the harsh winter weather.
Paying for Memory Care in Lake Zurich
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Lake Zurich start around $5,652 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Lake Zurich 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 Lake Zurich
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 Lake Zurich
Lake Zurich 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 Lake Zurich, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Directory of Winners in the Lake Zurich Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Lake Zurich
Lake Zurich-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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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Lake Zurich
Review of Cedar Lake Assisted Living & Memory Care
Cedar Lake Assisted Living & Memory Care was a nice place. It was a little smaller, but they couldn't guarantee a price for us. In other words, they're going to do an evaluation and the price w... Read more
Review of Auberge at Lake Zurich
The community had four different buildings that were all connected. As a patient needs more memory care, they move from one building to another. The room that I saw seems somewhat small. They were ... Read more
Review of Cedar Lake Assisted Living & Memory Care
My Mom is 94 and has been recently diagnosed with Dementia. She can still function well, but needs alot of Cueing. We chose Cedar Lake because of the Residence Club program that seems to be a combi... Read more