10 Memory Care Facilities in Will County, IL

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Senior Star at Weber Place

Provides: Memory Care
605 S. Edward Drive, Romeoville, IL 60446
"Senior Star at Weber Place is a progressive and inviting retirement community in Romeoville, IL with independent living, assisted living, and memory care components. Our individual residences are..." More

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Clarendale of Mokena

Provides: Memory Care
21536 S. Wolf Road, Mokena, IL 60448
"Clarendale of Mokena was very nice and very well-presented. If they had had availability, I probably would have put my husband in there. The staff who gave me the tour was very nice and..." More

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The Cottages of New Lenox

Provides: Memory Care
1023 South Cedar Road, New Lenox, IL 60451
"The Cottages of New Lenox is very interesting. They have cottages and each one has 10 residents. They do assisted living and memory care. They also have levels of memory care, so if a person is a..." More

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HarborChase of Plainfield

Provides: Memory Care
12446 S. Van Dyke Rd., Plainfield, IL 60585
"We visited HarborChase of Plainfield, and it was OK. They have the usual memory care services, round the clock monitoring, meals, and activities. The staff was fine, not outstanding, but competent,..." More

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Autumn Leaves of Bolingbrook

Provides: Memory Care
351 Lily Cache Lane, Bolingbrook, IL 60440
"I visited Autumn Leaves. It was nicer, smaller, better maintained, and with more current accommodations and décor than other places. It’s a far more appealing facility. The staff is very good, very..." More

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Atria at River Trail

Provides: Memory Care
370 North Weber Road, Bolingbrook, IL 60440
"Atria is pleased to announce a brand-new senior living community for older adults in Bolingbrook and Naperville: Atria at River Trail. Now open, this independent and assisted living community is..." More

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Alden Courts of Shorewood

Provides: Memory Care
700 West Black Road, Shorewood, IL 60404
"Providing Innovative Care for Those Living with Memory Issues. Memory Care Assisted Living Person-Centered Programming Alden Courts of Shorewood offers a holistic approach to quality care and..." More

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Willow Falls

Provides: Memory Care
1681 Willow Circle Dr, Crest Hill, IL 60403

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Victorian Inn

Provides: Memory Care
12600 Renaissance Circle, Homer Glen, IL 60491
"Some people choose a community like Victorian Village because they appreciate the convenience of prepared meals, weekly housekeeping, and on-site fitness equipment. Others choose assisted living,..." More

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Rock Run Place

Provides: Memory Care
3315 Executive Drive, Joliet, IL 60431
"DON'T DO IT!!!!! Short Staff, made a complaint to Illinois Department of Health due to concerns regarding my family member and all of a sudden, we were given a 30-day notice that they would need..." More

Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Will County

  • Review of Clarendale of Mokena

    Clarendale of Mokena was very nice and very well-presented. If they had had availability, I probably would have put my husband in there. The staff who gave me the tour was very nice and informative... Read more

    Christine
  • Review of The Cottages of New Lenox

    The Cottages of New Lenox is very interesting. They have cottages and each one has 10 residents. They do assisted living and memory care. They also have levels of memory care, so if a person is a s... Read more

    Christine
  • Review of HarborChase of Plainfield

    We visited HarborChase of Plainfield, and it was OK. They have the usual memory care services, round the clock monitoring, meals, and activities. The staff was fine, not outstanding, but competent,... Read more

    Thomas
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Will County

Will County, located in Northeastern Illinois, is home to 677,560 residents, 9.3 percent of whom are seniors aged 65 and older. Some of these seniors may be among the 220,000 Illinois residents diagnosed with Alzheimer disease or other dementias, a number that’s expected to grow by over 18 percent before the year 2025. Will County has 10 memory care facilities to accommodate these seniors and their needs.

The Illinois Department of Health licenses and regulates memory care facilities, also known as Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs).

  • Will County has a high cost of living. On a scale where 100 represents the American average, Will County ranks 105.8. Seniors on tight budgets should keep this higher cost of living in mind when considering memory care facilities in the area.
  • The crime rate in Will County is relatively low. On a scale where 100 represents areas with the most crime, Will County ranks 27 for violent crime, and 23.5 for property crime, numbers that are well below the national averages of 31.1 and 38.1, respectively. Families still concerned despite the low crime rate might want to inquire with staff at a prospective facility about the security protocols they have in place to protect their residents.
  • The state of Illinois including Will County is tax-friendly toward seniors and retirees. Pensions, both private and public, social security benefits and retirement savings account withdraws are not taxed. Seniors living on a fixed income could benefit financially from living in Will County.
  • The weather in Will County is warm in the summer with highs of 84 degrees, and cold winters with lows of 16. Annual rainfalls of 39 inches are on par with the national average of 39 inches, although yearly snowfall of 28 inches is slightly above the U.S. average of 26 inches. Sperling’s Comfort Index only gives Will County a rank of 44, compared to the U.S. average of 54, which means Will County might not be an ideal location for seniors with joint pain or respiratory issues.


Paying for Memory Care in Will County

Average Monthly Costs

Counties in Illinois

$6,291.00 Will County
$5,662.00 Du Page County
$5,590.00 Cook County
$5,394.00 Kendall County
$5,039.00 Kane County
$4,799.00 US
$3,700.00 Lake County

Memory Care costs in Will County start around $6,291 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,799 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Will County 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 Will County

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Illinois page. Financial Assistance in Illinois Financial Assistance in Illinois

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 Will County

Will County and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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 Will County, please visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page.

Memory Care Facilities in Will County

Directory of Winners in the Will County Area


Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Will County

Will County-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Illinois are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Illinois page for more information about these laws.

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