The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in New Lenox, IL for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in New Lenox, IL

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The Cottages of New Lenox

Provides: Memory Care
1023 South Cedar Road, New Lenox, IL 60451
"We have chosen The Cottages of New Lenox for my mother. The person in charge was super sweet, super friendly, and super welcoming. The facility is just like a home atmosphere. Your loved one..." More

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Brookdale Orland Park

Provides: Memory Care
16051 S La Grange Road, Orland Park, IL 60467
"Brookdale Orland Park was very clean, and it seemed to offer a lot. The marketing director was very informative. We didn't get to see the rooms because they were all occupied. The dining area was..." More

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Caring Star 2017

Willow Falls Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
1681 Willow Circle Dr, Crest Hill, IL 60403
"My sister found Willow Falls and we chose them over other communities because of their memory care unit. I think they do a great job. They're all very attentive to her and the other residents..." More

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Clarendale of Mokena

Provides: Memory Care
21536 S. Wolf Road, Mokena, IL 60448
"Clarendale of Mokena was a lovely place. It was gorgeous. The apartments were very nice as well. I only saw one style in the memory care facility, so I don't know any more than that. It was very..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Sunrise of Palos Park

Provides: Memory Care
12828 South LaGrange Road, Palos Park, IL 60464
"I went to look at Sunrise of Palos Park. I like the homey feeling of it. The people there that I met were super kind and accommodating. I would highly recommend this one. Unfortunately, they did..." More

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Caring Star 2023

StoryPoint Romeoville

Provides: Memory Care
605 Edward Drive, Romeoville, IL 60446
"My husband is at StoryPoint Romeoville. It was closer for me. I'm 75 years old and don't like to drive that much. Everything was just what we needed for my husband at the time. The staff are very..." More

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Heartis Village Orland Park

Provides: Memory Care
7420 W. 159th Street, Orland Park, IL 60462
"Heartis Village Orland Park have apartments where the residents could bring in a caretaker, and they can actually live in there. Then they have a nurse and staff, but it's totally different than..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Porter Place

Provides: Memory Care
17833 Harlem Avenue, Tinley Park, IL 60477
"I visited Porter Place, and I liked it. They had a yard and a small exercise room with three or four machines in there. You have the option to take a private room or a semi-private. They call that..." More

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Evergreen Senior Living - Orland Park

Provides: Memory Care
10820 183Rd Street, Orland Park, IL 60467
"The people at Evergreen Senior Living are really responsive and really good. The staffing ratio is really good. The environment is beautiful and gorgeous, and they try to keep them busy with..." More

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Victorian Village

Provides: Memory Care
12600 Renaissance Circle, Homer Glen, IL 60491
"Victorian Village offers a warm community of older adults, enjoying their retirement years together while getting the assistance they need. At Victorian Village, we offer several care options, all..." More

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Bickford of Tinley Park

Provides: Memory Care
17301 80th Avenue, Tinley Park, IL 60477
"The Bickford of Tinley Park was very nice. It was pretty much single rooms, which were nice. It's new, clean, and the rooms were laid out well. The staff was very knowledgeable. They have a..." More

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Alexi Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
6301 Lincoln Highway, Matteson, IL 60443
"Independent Living (Coming 2022) Alexi’s Independent Living will offer the active senior a carefree, vibrant environment, free from the normal chores and burdens of owning or renting a home. At..." More

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Rock Run Place Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
3315 Executive Drive, Joliet, IL 60431
"Rock Run Place Memory Care looked nice and clean. The only thing was that the room looked a little smaller than some of the other shared rooms that I saw. They got a dining hall where the different..." More

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Peace Village

Provides: Memory Care
10300 Village Circle Dr, Palos Park, IL 60464
"Characterized by a strong dedication to excellence and delivering the highest quality of life possible for our residents, the entire staff of Peace Village is committed to setting the best example..." More

Smith Crossing

Provides: Memory Care
10501 Emilie Lane, Orland Park, IL 60467
"I did a tour of Smith Crossing. Everything seemed fine, but they had 15 people on a waitlist to get in. So, that wasn't really an option then, because we were looking at something fairly soon. It..." More

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Cedarhurst of Frankfort - Now Open

Provides: Memory Care
21507 S. Wolf Rd., Frankfort, IL 60423
"Cedarhurst of Frankfort was very well kept up and very well laid out for memory care people. It was like they couldn't get lost going down a hallway. The staff members were very pleasant and clean...." More

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Victorian Village Health and Wellness...

Provides: Memory Care
12525 Renaissance Circle, Homer Glen, IL 60491
"My mother is at Victorian Village Health and Wellness Center. It was clean, very organized, and the staff was very attentive to the clients. The food was very good, they sat with them, and help..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in New Lenox

    It is estimated that there are currently 220,000 seniors across the state of Illinois with Alzheimer's disease. The village of New Lenox has a population of over 26,000, and 11.2 percent of those individuals are aged 65 and older. For members of this demographic who are living with dementia, care can be found at New Lenox's only local memory care facility or at one of the 14 other options available in neighboring communities.

    • New Lenox is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as Silver Cross Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • As seen across the state, New Lenox experiences harsh winters. Temperatures can reach a low of 16 degrees, and an average of 30 inches of snow is expected to fall in a season. To ensure loved ones are protected from these cold conditions, family members may wish to discuss the measures a memory care facility has in place to ensure the safety and well-being of its residents during the winter months.
    • While the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin metropolitan area is known for having a high rate of crime, the crime rates in New Lenox are significantly lower, which may offer peace of mind to families of a loved one with dementia. Violent crime receives a rating of 18.1 out of 100, compared to the regional average of 37.9 and national average of 31.1. Property crime is also low at just 17.8, compared to 34.9 and 38.1 in the same population segments.
    • With a score of 115.4, the cost of living in New Lenox is slightly higher than the U.S. national average, which has a base score of 100. Housing and transportation costs are the largest contributing factors to this difference.


    Paying for Memory Care in New Lenox

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $7,575.00 Mokena
    $7,509.00 Joliet
    $6,750.00 New Lenox
    $6,463.00 Orland Park
    $5,525.00 US
    $5,039.00 Tinley Park
    $4,014.00 Romeoville

    Memory Care costs in New Lenox start around $6,750 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 New Lenox 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 New Lenox

    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 New Lenox

    New Lenox 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 New Lenox, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.

    Directory of Winners in the New Lenox Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in New Lenox

    New Lenox-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.

    Memory Care near New Lenox, IL

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    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in New Lenox

    • Review of The Cottages of New Lenox

      We have chosen The Cottages of New Lenox for my mother. The person in charge was super sweet, super friendly, and super welcoming. The facility is just like a home atmosphere. Your loved one doesn'... Read more

      Mike
    • Review of The Cottages of New Lenox

      My mom is at The Cottages of New Lenox. It's great. They take good care of her there. It's clean and I'm well informed of everything that's going on. The staff is courteous, kind, and friendly. My ... Read more

      John
    • Review of The Cottages of New Lenox

      The Cottages of New Lenox is very interesting. They have cottages and each one has 10 residents. They do assisted living and memory care. They also have levels of memory care, so if a person is a s... Read more

      Christine
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