The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Northbrook, IL for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Northbrook, IL

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North Shore Place

Provides: Memory Care
1000 Sunset Ridge Road, Northbrook, IL 60062
"Located in beautiful Northbrook, Ill., North Shore Place offers luxury retirement apartments and specializes in Assisted Living and Memory Care. North Shore Place is not only conveniently located..." More

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Arden Courts of Northbrook

Provides: Memory Care
3240 Milwaukee Ave, Northbrook, IL 60062
" When I first started seeking support with my husband’s care, we chose Arden Courts for respite care. After very good experiences, it was an easy choice when the time came for permanent placement..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Park Ridge

Provides: Memory Care
1725 Ballard Road, Park Ridge, IL 60068
"Touring Sunrise of Park Ridge was like touring a five-star hotel. It was great. The memory care was very clean and wide open. They have a lot of different things going on. They have a library and..." More

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Belmont Village Buffalo Grove

Provides: Memory Care
500 McHenry Road, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
"My sister seems to be doing fine at Belmont Village Buffalo Grove. I wasn't able to visit her because she is in Illinois, and I'm in South Carolina, but we get updates about her. The staff members..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Belmont Village Glenview

Provides: Memory Care
2200 Golf Road, Glenview, IL 60025
"My husband has moved into Belmont Village Glenview. He's in memory care. It's a very attractive place. I was very impressed with how long the staff has worked here. There's real longevity in the..." More

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Sunrise of Highland Park

Provides: Memory Care
1601 Green Bay Road, Highland Park, IL 60035
"Focusing on your unique needs and preferences, Sunrise Senior Living takes a holistic approach to senior care. With us, you can expect consistent yet individualized care rooted in evidence based..." More

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Aspired Living of Prospect Heights

Provides: Memory Care
708 N Elmhurst Rd, Prospect Heights, IL 60070
"My friend moved into Aspired Living of Prospect Heights. So far, everything seems just fine. The attention and care my friend is receiving are well documented and appreciated. Everyone seems to be..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Emerald Place - Glenview, IL

Provides: Memory Care
1879 Chestnut Ave., Glenview, IL 60025
"My husband is in Emerald Place in Glenview. It's a memory care facility. What I like about it is the location, the staff is extremely friendly and helpful, and they made the moving-in process very..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Harbor House Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
760 McHenry Road, Wheeling, IL 60090
"Harbor House Memory Care was very neat and pleasant. There were no strange odors or anything. The staff was wonderful, professional, pleasant, covered everything that came to our mind, and was very..." More

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The Landing on Dundee Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
156 W. Dundee Road, Wheeling, IL 60090
"My Brother & I searched several places for memory care facilities for our Dad. The Landings was the one we chose because it didn’t feel like a typical memory care facility. The rooms are very..." More

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Dimensions Living Prospect Heights

Provides: Memory Care
700 E Euclid Ave, Prospect Heights, IL 60070
"We went to Dimensions Living Prospect Heights. The community itself was nice. The gal that was showing us around I don't think had enough knowledge to explain everything, so we just crossed that..." More

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The Sheridan at Park Ridge

Provides: Memory Care
510 N. Greenwood, Park Ridge, IL 60068
"The Sheridan at Park Ridge was wonderful. The facility was very clean and very nice. Our favorite thing was that the garden was right off the memory care. The rooms were very nice. They were not..." More

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Auberge at Highland Park

Provides: Memory Care
1651 Richfield Ave., Highland Park, IL 60035
"The skilled, compassionate memory care professionals at Silverado are dedicated to providing residents with the dignity and care they deserve while they enjoy the community's warm atmosphere...." More

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Summit of Uptown

Provides: Memory Care
10 North Summit Avenue, Park Ridge, IL 60068
"The staff at The Summit of Uptown are terrific. They are extremely helpful and have spent a lot of time with our family to ensure all of my mother's needs have been met. The people at the Summit..." More

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Caring Star 2022


Provides: Memory Care
800 Audubon Way, Lincolnshire, IL 60069
"Sedgebrook offers maintenance-free retirement living on a scenic 92-acre campus in Lincolnshire, Illinois "“ the North Shore village that blends idyllic charm with a host of shopping, entertainment..." More

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Arbor Terrace Glenview

Provides: Memory Care
4700 West Lake Avenue, Glenview, IL 60025
"My mom is a resident of Arbor Terrace Glenview. I think it's a great fit. I was very pleased with the administration. She's only been there two weeks and I'm hoping that it moves forward. Their..." More

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Arbor Terrace Highland Park

Provides: Memory Care
1000 Central Avenue, Highland Park, IL 60035
"My aunt has already moved into Arbor Terrace Highland Park. It's fabulous. They have a very small memory care, which is what I require for my aunt. It's very pleasant and it runs very well. I..." More

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Addolorata Villa

Provides: Memory Care
555 McHenry Road, Wheeling, IL 60090
"Situated on 17 beautiful rolling acres in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, Addolorata Villa offers easy senior living that is enriching and inspiring. From comfortable assisted living in a..." More

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Wickshire SL of Wilmette

Provides: Memory Care
615 Ridge Road, Wilmette, IL 60091
" I liked the place, but it did not have availability. The staff was very helpful, the building was smaller, it only had 34 people, but it's well laid out. The rooms looked good, it looked neat and..." More

Gidwitz Place for Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
1551 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL 60015

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Alden Gardens of Des Plaines

Provides: Memory Care
1227 E Golf Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016
"My dad has been there in memory care for almost 4 years. The staff has been wonderful dealing with him and being accommodating for my mom who visited everyday. When covid hit the facility rose to..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Northbrook

    Located approximately 25 miles north of Chicago, Northbrook, Illinois is home to over 33.000 people, some of which have Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. To support these residents, there are two memory care facilities in Northbrook.  As is the case with all memory care facilities in the state, these two are governed by the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Services Act. The Illinois Department of Public Health checks on facilities offering this type of service to ensure they are complying with the strict training and care guidelines set by this act.

    Around 25.9 percent of the city’s residents are ages 65 and older. These individuals might appreciate the low crime rates in this city. The property crime rate is 21.4 in the city, while the national rate is 38.1. Violent crime is also lower, with the city rate being 13.0 and the national rate being 31.1.

    • Seniors in the Northbrook area can enjoy mild summers and cold winters. In January, the nights are frigid with lows dipping to 16 degrees. Summer days in July have average highs of around 83 degrees. Each year, the city gets around 37 inches of snow and 38 inches of rain.
    • Northbrook’s air quality is just shy of the national average, so seniors with respiratory challenges shouldn’t have more issues than what they’d expect in an average city. Nationally, the score is 58, but the city’s is 57.
    • While Northbrook has a cost of living index of 155.7, which is much higher than the national index of 100. A score of 94 for health care means that seniors might find that their later-life needs are more affordable. Seniors who purchase some of their own groceries, such as snacks, might also enjoy the lower-than-average cost of groceries, which is 93.9 in the city.
    • The Northbrook area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as NorthShore University Health System, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    Paying for Memory Care in Northbrook

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $8,472.00 Highland Park
    $6,910.00 Northbrook
    $6,883.00 Glenview
    $5,915.00 Prospect Heights
    $5,537.00 Wheeling
    $5,525.00 US

    Memory Care costs in Northbrook start around $6,910 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 Northbrook 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 Northbrook

    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 Northbrook

    Northbrook 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 Northbrook, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Northbrook

    Northbrook-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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Northbrook

    • Review of Arden Courts of Northbrook

      When I first started seeking support with my husband’s care, we chose Arden Courts for respite care. After very good experiences, it was an easy choice when the time came for permanent placement... Read more

    • Review of Arden Courts of Northbrook

      I looked at over 25 facilities with memory care. Arden Courts of Northbrook stood out from all the rest. Each staff member/caregiver at Arden Courts demonstrates true compassion, understanding, a... Read more

      Sibling P.O.A.
    • Review of Arden Courts of Northbrook

      It's all about the staff. When I had to find a "Place for Mom", it was a crisis (as it often is) but I was determined to do due diligence. My sister and I made the rounds of local memory care facil... Read more

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