25 Memory Care Facilities near Lombard, IL
There are 25 Memory Care Facilities in the Lombard area, with 3 in Lombard and 22 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Lombard is $5,679 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Wheaton with an average starting cost of $5,024.
To help you with your search, browse the 46 reviews below for memory care facilities in Lombard. On average, consumers rate memory care in Lombard 4.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Oakbrook Terrace with an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Lombard, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Lombard
The village of Lombard, which is situated in the northeastern region of Illinois, is home to nearly 44,000 people, over 15 percent of whom are 65 and over. According to the Alzheimer's Association, as many as one in 10 of the village's senior population may be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, which affects 220,000 Illinois seniors.
To provide local seniors with Alzheimer's and dementia and their families with the support they need, Lombard has three memory care facilities. Those who look outside the city proper find an additional 16 facilities in nearby cities like Carol Stream, Glen Ellyn and Bensenville. In Lombard, memory care may be provided within a supportive living facility, which is a type of facility that cares exclusively for those with dementia, or an assisted living facility that is licensed and certified to provide dementia care.
- In Illinois, all types of retirement income are exempt from state income tax, including Social Security income, pension income and withdrawals from retirement savings accounts. This may allow for more money in the memory care budget in Lombard.
- Ozone pollution levels are very high in DuPage County, including Lombard, and the county receives an F for this type of pollution from the American Lung Association. This may be a consideration for seniors with cardiovascular disease or who are prone to respiratory illnesses.
- Overall, living costs in Lombard are about 20 percent higher than the national average, and healthcare costs are slightly lower here than they are in the nation as a whole. The village's cost of living may be a consideration for families with tight memory care budgets.
- Safety in Lombard is rated 28 out of 100, indicating that the city is safer than 28 percent of U.S. cities of all sizes. However, Lombard's overall crime rate is on par with other communities with the same population size. To keep residents safe, memory care facilities in Lombard employ the use of security devices like alarms and surveillance cameras.
Paying for Memory Care in Lombard
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Illinois
Memory Care costs in Lombard start around $6,115 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 Lombard 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 Lombard
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 Lombard
Lombard 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 Lombard, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Directory of Winners in the Lombard Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Lombard
Lombard-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 Lombard
Review of Sunrise at Fountain Square
Sunrise at Fountain Square is a very friendly and beautiful place. It looks like a very caring place. The person who gave me the tour was fabulous. I'm just starting to look for nursing homes, so s... Read more
Review of Lexington Square of Lombard
Everyone at Lexington Square of Lombard was very nice and helpful. It was very clean, which I liked. I think they were taking great precautions for Covid. It seems like they had a lot of great amen... Read more
Review of Lexington Square of Lombard
My mother-in-law spent the last few months of her life at Lexington Square. The staff was attentive, caring, and wonderful! They really went above & beyond for my MIL and our family. The faci... Read more