The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Morton Grove, IL for 2023
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There are 22 Memory Care Facilities in the Morton Grove area.
To help you with your search, browse the 47 reviews below for memory care facilities in Morton Grove. Better rated regions include Glenview with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Morton Grove, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Morton Grove
Morton Grove, Illinois, is home to 23,000 residents, with nearly a quarter of its population 65 years of age or older. Not only are there 15 memory care facilities in the Morton Grove area, but the village also has easy access to two of the state's three regional Alzheimer's disease assistance centers (ADA centers), located in Chicago. These ADA centers add an extra measure of support to those with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia.
- With only 14 crimes per 1,000 residents, Morton Grove offers seniors crime rates that are considered lower than nearly 40 percent of all Illinois communities. On a national level, Morton Grove is deemed safer than many cities and towns throughout the U.S. When touring various memory care facilities, seniors or relatives might wish to examine the different security measures in each.
- The National Air Toxics Assessment is used by the EPA to determine air quality across the nation. Based on this assessment, Morton Grove's air quality is nearly 20 percent worse than the national average air quality. Poor air quality can not only worsen any existing respiratory conditions a senior might have, but it can also cause sore throats, shortness of breath and irritated eyes.
- Seniors who choose to live in Morton Grove will find the overall cost of living almost 30 percent more expensive than the average cost of living throughout the U.S. Transportation costs alone are nearly 50 percent more than the national average. If family members will be transporting elderly loved ones to and from appointments, they might wish to examine the transportation costs in Morton Grove.
- The Morton Grove area has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, located in Park Ridge.
Paying for Memory Care in Morton Grove
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Morton Grove start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Morton Grove 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 Morton Grove
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 Morton Grove
Morton Grove 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 Morton Grove, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Directory of Winners in the Morton Grove Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Morton Grove
Morton Grove-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.