6 Memory Care Facilities near Romeoville, IL
There are 6 Memory Care Facilities in the Romeoville area, with 1 in Romeoville and 5 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Romeoville is $6,300 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Plainfield with an average starting cost of $4,995.
To help you with your search, browse the 11 reviews below for memory care facilities in Romeoville. Better rated regions include Bolingbrook with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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1 Memory Care Facility in Romeoville, IL
5 Memory Care Facilities near Romeoville, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Romeoville
Located about 26 miles southwest of Chicago, Romeoville is home to 39,632 people, 9 percent of whom are age 65 and older. Some of these seniors are part of the 220,000 people in Illinois living with Alzheimer's disease. To serve these residents, Romeoville has one memory care facility within the city limits, and there are 5 more facilities located nearby.
The Illinois Department of Health is responsible for licensing and regulating all of the state's memory care facilities, including those in the Romeoville area. Facilities that accommodate people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia have secured units within supportive care facilities.
- Romeoville's cost of living is 2 percent higher than the Illinois average and 1 percent higher than the national median. The average cost of healthcare services is also 8 percent higher than the state average and 9 percent higher than the U.S. average. This could make it difficult for seniors to find affordable options.
- Summers in Romeoville are fairly warm with some rain, while winters are usually cold and snowy. The average high temperature in July is 73 degrees, which may make it easy for seniors residing in memory care facilities to spend time in outdoor areas within the community grounds. During the winter, snowfall is common and the average January low temperature is 24 degrees.
- The Romeoville area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital specializing in brain health and dementia care located in Bolingbrook.
- For seniors, Illinois is considered a tax-friendly state. Those in Romeoville don't have to pay income tax on their Social Security income, pension payments, or withdrawals from retirement accounts. This should leave more money available for the cost of memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in Romeoville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Romeoville start around $6,300 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,863 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Romeoville 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 Romeoville
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 Romeoville
Romeoville 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 Romeoville, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Romeoville
Romeoville-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.