13 Memory Care Facilities near Schaumburg, IL
There are 13 Memory Care Facilities in the Schaumburg area, with 2 in Schaumburg and 11 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Schaumburg is $3,690 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790.
To help you with your search, browse the 11 reviews below for memory care facilities in Schaumburg. On average, consumers rate memory care in Schaumburg 3.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Streamwood with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Schaumburg, IL
11 Memory Care Facilities near Schaumburg, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Schaumburg
The senior citizen population accounts for around 13.9 percent of residents in Schaumburg. The city is home to two memory care units that care for some of the state’s 220,000 citizens with Alzheimer’s disease. Both of these units must ensure compliance with the Illinois Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia Services Act. The Illinois Department of Public Health is charged with verifying that memory care units meet the requirements, which include mandatory training for workers who have direct contact with residents of the unit.
Families of seniors living in memory care facilities in Schaumburg may appreciate the lower-than-average violent crime in the city. While the violent crime rate in the US as a whole is 31.1, Schaumburg’s is 26.2. Unfortunately, property crime is higher here with a rate of 43.4, higher than the national average of 38.1.
- Schaumburg is a snow lover’s dream thanks to the 35 inches of snow the city averages annually. This comes with average January lows that fall to around 14 degrees. The summers here are enjoyable with the July highs only reaching around 84 degrees. The average annual rainfall is 37 inches, which is less than the national average of 39 inches.
- There are fewer hazardous air pollutants in Schaumburg than the average U.S. city. With an air quality score of 64, the city might be a good location for residents who struggle with respiratory challenges. Nationally, the air quality score averages 58.
- The cost of living in Schaumburg is 116.2, which is higher than the national index of 100. Housing and transportation account for the majority of this and likely won’t impact memory care patients much. The health care index is only 94 here, which might benefit seniors who need considerable medical care.
- The Schaumburg area has no 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 Hoffman Estates.
Paying for Memory Care in Schaumburg
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Schaumburg start around $3,690 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,897 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Schaumburg 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 Schaumburg
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 Schaumburg
Schaumburg 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 Schaumburg, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Schaumburg
Schaumburg-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Schaumburg
Review of Sunrise of Schaumburg
Sunrise of Schaumburg has the same kind of feel as their sister community that we also toured. They didn't have any outside facilities and my husband is an outside person. They don't have any garde... Read more