The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Willowbrook, IL for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Willowbrook, IL

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Sunrise of Willowbrook

Provides: Memory Care
6300 Clarendon Hills Road, Willowbrook, IL 60527
"Sunrise of Willowbrook was beautiful. If I could afford it, I would have taken it immediately. It was nice and I had a wonderful tour there with my two daughters. They showed us a one-bedroom and..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Atria Park of Glen Ellyn

Provides: Memory Care
95 Carleton Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
"My parents have moved into Atria Park of Glen Ellyn. It was affordable. It looks like a bed and breakfast, so it's a very warm atmosphere. It had short hallways, so it was good for my dad and his..." More
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Caring Star 2016

Sunrise of Palos Park

Provides: Memory Care
12828 South LaGrange Road, Palos Park, IL 60464
"I went to look at Sunrise of Palos Park. I like the homey feeling of it. The people there that I met were super kind and accommodating. I would highly recommend this one. Unfortunately, they did..." More

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Sunrise at Fountain Square

Provides: Memory Care
2210 Fountain Square Dr, Lombard, IL 60148
"Sunrise at Fountain Square is a very friendly and beautiful place. It looks like a very caring place. The person who gave me the tour was fabulous. I'm just starting to look for nursing homes, so..." More

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Park Place of Elmhurst

Provides: Memory Care
1050 S. Euclid Avenue, Elmhurst, IL 60126
"My dad moved to Park Place about a year ago. He is in Memory Care (Gilead). He loves it! I had Laura and Elijah to help me through the whole process of making Park Place the right decision for my..." More

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Harvester Place

Provides: Memory Care
150 S. Frontage Road, Burr Ridge, IL 60527
"I toured Harvester Place. I like their courtyard. They had a little putting green. My dad loved to play golf. I like the little shadow boxes that they had at each of the rooms. I like the idea of..." More

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Lexington Square of Lombard

Provides: Memory Care
555 Foxworth Blvd., Lombard, IL 60148
"My mother-in-law spent the last few months of her life at Lexington Square. The staff was attentive, caring, and wonderful! They really went above & beyond for my MIL and our family. The..." More

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Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace

Provides: Memory Care
1635 S. Ardmore Avenue, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
"My husband has been a resident for only one week. Someone from the staff is in constant contact to inform me of his progress. There is a daily activities calendar to keep him busy The staff is..." More

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Aspired Living of Westmont

Provides: Memory Care
407 W. 63rd Street, Westmont, IL 60559
"Aspired Living of Westmont is a wonderful place. The people were very kind when we first met them. My friend has been there for only one week. The wife was unhappy with the place because when they..." More

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Aspired Living of La Grange

Provides: Memory Care
35 Shamut Avenue, La Grange, IL 60525
"Opening Early 2020 Aspired Living of La Grange is a new Assisted Living and Memory Support Community. Wellness is at the heart of everything we will do at Aspired Living of La Grange. From..." More

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Caledonia Senior Living & Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
2800 Des Plaines Avenue, North Riverside, IL 60546
"My mother stayed at Caledonia Senior Living & Memory Care for respite care. It was a pleasant experience. She lost her pants there, but other than that, the people were very knowledgeable and..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Dimensions Living Burr Ridge

Provides: Memory Care
6801 High Grove Blvd., Burr Ridge, IL 60527
"I went to here, and I wasn't really happy with the person who gave the tour. She was a little on the snobby side. I went in there kind of dressed very down and had a week and a half of growth of..." More

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The Sheridan at Oak Brook

Provides: Memory Care
2055 Clearwater Drive, Oak Brook, IL 60523
"Our mother was a Memory Care resident at the Sheridan from September 2021 thru the end of June 2022. The facility itself is beautiful but the care can only be categorized as over-promised and..." More

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Maple Glen Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
750 S Park Blvd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
"Memory loss manifests itself differently in each person and we recognize the challenges faced by families when deciding whether it is time to move a loved one into a memory care community. Our..." More

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Caring Star 2022

Villa St. Benedict

Provides: Memory Care
1920 Maple Ave., Lisle, IL 60532
"One of America's premier senior living communities, Villa St. Benedict is nestled on breathtaking grounds in Lisle, Illinois – conveniently located just west of Chicago. Co-sponsored by The..." More

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Peace Village

Provides: Memory Care
10300 Village Circle Dr, Palos Park, IL 60464
"Characterized by a strong dedication to excellence and delivering the highest quality of life possible for our residents, the entire staff of Peace Village is committed to setting the best example..." More

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Cedarhurst of Naperville/Woodridge

Provides: Memory Care
3333 75th Street, Woodridge, IL 60517
"We chose Cedarhurst of Naperville because of personal references from other people that have had family members staying there who said they liked the place and that the staff was very caring. Their..." More

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Lombard Place Assisted Living & Memor...

Provides: Memory Care
300 West 22nd Street, Lombard, IL 60148
"Beautiful atmosphere, loving staff and caregivers, excellent meals and wonderful activities. Lombard Place is not your typical assisted apartment style living for seniors. My mom was in the memory..." More

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Magnolia Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
10 N Washington St, Hinsdale, IL 60521
"My mother will be moving into Eve Assisted Living. Her doctor recommended it out of all the facilities I mentioned to him. He said, "That's the one you'd be the happiest with." We previously took a..." More

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Park Place Health & Wellness Center

Provides: Memory Care
1150 S. Euclid Avenue, Elmhurst, IL 60126
"Park Place Health & Wellness Center is part of the Park Place Continuing Care Retirement Community, but you can also gain direct access to health services here. The Wellness Center offers..." More

The Pearl of Hillside

Provides: Memory Care
4600 N Frontage Road, Hillside, IL 60162
"My mom is in the memory care of The Pearl of Hillside. The staff takes care of her very well. They clean her room, check everything, and make sure she is fed three times a day. She eats all of her..." More

Artis Senior Living Of Elmhurst

Provides: Memory Care
123 W. Brush Hill Road, Elmhurst, IL 60126
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    What to Consider About Memory Care in Willowbrook

    The small village of Willowbrook is home to just 8,500 people and has a large senior community that makes up over 22 percent of the population. The village is located in DuPage County, where it's projected that over 10 percent of Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over are living with Alzheimer's disease or dementia. 

    Willowbrook has one memory care facility, and there are 16 more in the surrounding region. In this village, as in the rest of the state, memory care is offered in supportive living facilities, which are solely for those with dementia, or in any assisted living facility that is licensed to provide this type of care.

    • The American Lung Association gave DuPage County an F for ozone pollution, indicating very high levels of this type of pollution. Ozone pollution can be particularly harmful to those over the age of 65, particularly those with health conditions like COPD and cardiovascular disease, which may be a consideration for some families researching memory care in Willowbrook.
    • Willowbrook's overall cost of living is about 15 percent higher than both the state and national medians. However, healthcare costs a little less here than in the rest of the state and country, which may make the village an attractive option for those managing chronic conditions like Alzheimer's disease.
    • Compared to U.S. cities of all population sizes, Willowbrook is safer than 46 percent of all cities, and it has a lower crime rate than 36 percent of Illinois communities. When compared only to similarly sized cities, Willowbrook's crime rate is average. Families may want to ensure that the memory care facility they choose takes precautions to keep residents and their belongings secured.
    • Willowbrook seniors do not pay state income tax on any type of retirement income, including Social Security benefits and income from pensions and retirement accounts. This may allow for more money toward memory care expenses in Willowbrook.

    Paying for Memory Care in Willowbrook

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Illinois

    $10,980.00 Willowbrook
    $10,585.00 Palos Park
    $6,676.00 Westmont
    $6,500.00 Oakbrook Terrace
    $5,835.00 Lombard
    $5,525.00 US
    $4,580.00 Burr Ridge

    Memory Care costs in Willowbrook start around $10,980 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Willowbrook 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 Willowbrook

    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 Willowbrook

    Willowbrook 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 Willowbrook, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.

    Directory of Winners in the Willowbrook Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Willowbrook

    Willowbrook-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.

    Memory Care near Willowbrook, IL

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Willowbrook

    • Review of Sunrise of Willowbrook

      Sunrise of Willowbrook was beautiful. If I could afford it, I would have taken it immediately. It was nice and I had a wonderful tour there with my two daughters. They showed us a one-bedroom and t... Read more

    • Review of Sunrise of Willowbrook

      Sunrise of Willowbrook was the nicest one to me, it just seemed to be a little newer, a little more well acquainted, and it seemed like a slightly higher staff ratio. I liked the nice atmosphere, t... Read more

    • Review of Sunrise of Willowbrook

      My mother has been a resident at Sunrise of Willowbrook for a couple of years, having started in assisted living and then later moving to the 3rd floor memory care unit. Our family has been extrem... Read more

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