19 Memory Care Facilities near Libertyville, IL
There are 19 Memory Care Facilities in the Libertyville area, with 2 in Libertyville and 17 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Libertyville is $5,300 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,925. Cheaper nearby regions include Lake Bluff with an average starting cost of $5,000.
To help you with your search, browse the 31 reviews below for memory care facilities in Libertyville. Better rated regions include Vernon Hills with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Libertyville, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Libertyville
Libertyville, which is located in northeastern Illinois in Lake County, is home to over 20,000 residents. Roughly 16 percent of the population is aged 65 and over, and according to the Alzheimer's Association, as many as one in 10 of those seniors may have Alzheimer's disease. In Lake County alone, about 9 percent of Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or dementia.
Libertyville has two memory care facilities, and there are over a dozen more in nearby cities. In this community, as in the rest of the state, memory care may be provided within a supportive living facility, which specializes in providing dementia care, or any assisted living facility that is licensed and certified by the state to provide dementia care.
- In Illinois, seniors do not pay state income tax on Social Security income, pension income or withdrawals from retirement savings accounts. This may allow for more money toward memory care in Libertyville.
- Ozone pollution levels in Lake County are high, according to data gathered by the American Lung Association. Because ozone pollution can negatively affect the health of seniors, particularly those with cardiovascular disease or respiratory illnesses, Libertyville's air quality may be a consideration for some families.
- In Libertyville, the overall cost of living is notably high, which may drive up the cost of memory care. However, the cost of health care in this community is a little below the national average, which may help offset other expenses.
- Safety in Libertyville is rated 46 out of 100, meaning that the crime rate in this community is lower than 46 percent of cities and communities of all sizes across the country. Also, when compared exclusively to cities that have the same population size, Libertyville's crime rate is quite a bit lower than average. This may make memory care in Libertyville a good option for safety-minded families.
Paying for Memory Care in Libertyville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Libertyville start around $5,300 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Libertyville 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 Libertyville
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 Libertyville
Libertyville 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 Libertyville, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Directory of Winners in the Libertyville Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Libertyville
Libertyville-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.