The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Orland Park, IL for 2023
There are 14 Memory Care Facilities in the Orland Park area, with 5 in Orland Park and 9 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Orland Park is $6,888 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Tinley Park with an average starting cost of $5,343.
To help you with your search, browse the 66 reviews below for memory care facilities in Orland Park. On average, consumers rate memory care in Orland Park 4.7 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Palos Heights with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 9 families in Orland Park find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Orland Park, call (855) 863-8283.
Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Orland Park, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Orland Park
Orland Park, which has four memory care facilities, is a suburb of Chicago that is located around 30 miles outside of the city’s center. Around 20.5 percent of the city’s residents are classified as senior citizens. The Illinois Department of Public Health was set to monitor memory care facilities when the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Services Act was signed into law. This act requires several things of these specialized units, including specific training for employees who work with patients. Seniors in this city may appreciate the lower-than-average health cost index. Orland Park’s rate is 94, but the national average is 100.
- Snowy winters and mild summers may appeal to some seniors. The city sees an average of 188 sunny days, 39 inches of rain, and 31 inches of snow annually. In July, the highs average a comfortable 84 degrees. In January, the lows can dip to an average of 17 degrees, but the days are a bit warmer than that.
- The air quality in Orland Park is better than the national average, so seniors with sensitive respiratory systems might fare well here. Nationally, the air quality score is 58, but the city’s is 63.
- Despite being close to Chicago, the violent crime rate in this city is much lower than the national average. The city’s rate is 17.4, which is a big decrease from the national rate of 31.1. Property crime is also lower with Orland Park coming in at 33.6 and the national average coming in at 38.1.
- The Orland Park area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as UChicago Medicine, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Orland Park
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Illinois
Memory Care costs in Orland Park start around $6,888 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,747 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Orland Park 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 Orland Park
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 Orland Park
Orland Park 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 Orland Park, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Orland Park
Orland Park-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.
Other Options in Orland Park, IL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Orland Park
Review of Brookdale Orland Park
Brookdale Orland Park was the best facility that I visited. They just didn't have any space for memory care at the time, but I liked the entire facility, the way that it was maintained, the staff, ... Read more
Review of Charter Senior Living of Orland Park
Charter Senior Living of Orland Park was nice. We enjoyed it. They walked us around. The facility was nice. it looked like it was well-maintained and cared for. We were able to interact with some o... Read more
Review of Brookdale Orland Park
Mom moved to Brookdale Orland Park. We chose it because it appeared to be the correct and best care for my mom. I like the level of care they have. The staff seemed very caring and that they would ... Read more