11 Memory Care Facilities near Oswego, IL
Also serving communities of Yorkville.
There are 11 Memory Care Facilities in the Oswego area, with 3 in Oswego and 8 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Oswego is $5,995 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,860. Cheaper nearby regions include Aurora with an average starting cost of $3,580.
To help you with your search, browse the 10 reviews below for memory care facilities in Oswego. Better rated regions include Aurora with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Oswego, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Oswego
The village of Oswego is located in the northeastern region of Illinois in Kendall County, where it is estimated that about eight percent of Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia. In Oswego, seniors make up almost nine percent of the population of 35,000 residents. The area is served by the Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter, which provides a variety of resources for seniors and families who have been affected by Alzheimer's.
Oswego is home to two memory care facilities, and there are six more in nearby cities, including Plainfield, Aurora and Yorkville. Memory care may be provided in supportive living facilities or any assisted living facility that is licensed and certified by the state to provide care for residents with dementia.
- In Illinois, all types of retirement income are exempt from state income tax. This may enable Oswego seniors and families to budget more money toward memory care expenses.
- The Oswego area is home to world-class medical facilities, such as Edward-Elmhurst Health Center and Immediate Care, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The overall cost of living in Oswego is roughly 20 percent higher than that of the nation as a whole, which may result in higher memory care expenses. Healthcare expenses are slightly lower than state and national averages, however, which may offset other higher expenses.
- Oswego is a relatively safe community, which may appeal to families researching memory care options in northeastern Illinois. The village ranks 63 out of 100, meaning that it is safer than 63 percent of all U.S. cities of all sizes. When compared to other similarly sized cities, Oswego's overall crime rate is considerably lower than average.
Paying for Memory Care in Oswego
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Illinois
Memory Care costs in Oswego start around $5,995 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Oswego 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 Oswego
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 Oswego
Oswego 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 Oswego, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Directory of Winners in the Oswego Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Oswego
Oswego-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 Oswego
Review of Bickford of Oswego
It was the marketing director's birthday when we toured Bickford of Oswego. We spent 2 hours there and it was wonderful. The tour was perfect. The drawback for me was that it's an hour away from me... Read more
Review of Bickford of Oswego
Bickford of Oswego was really beautiful. The room that I saw was very simple. It was just like a bed area where you can fit a dresser, with a short walkway to the bathroom. The staff member who gav... Read more