AlzheimersNet is your guide to memory care in Chicago, IL. Memory care facilities provide housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, comfortable and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors are expert in dementia care in Chicago, IL and surrounding areas. After an initial consultation, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care communities that most closely match your loved one's specific imperatives for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Chicago, IL
Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident's living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Chicago ranges from $1,550 to $7,500 a month.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Chicago
Neighborhoods in Chicago include: Rogers Park, West Ridge, Uptown, Lincoln Square, Edison Park, Big Oaks, Norwood Park, Old Norwood, Oriole Park, Union Ridge, Jefferson Park, Forest Glen, North Park, Albany Park, Edgewater, North Center, Old Town, Lincoln Park, Avondale, and Logan Square.
The official website for the city of Chicago is http://www.cityofchicago.org.
Chicago is represented by City Treasurer Susana A. Mendoza, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and City Clerk Kurt Summers Jr..
Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwest. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, is home to nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago is the seat of Cook County.Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and experienced rapid growth in the mid-nineteenth century. Today, the city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation, with O'Hare International Airport being the busiest airport in the world; it also has the largest number of U.S. highways and railroad freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network, and ranks seventh in the world in the 2014 Global Cities Index. As of 2014, Chicago had the third largest gross metropolitan product in the United States at US$610.5 billion. As of 2015, Chicago is the 7th most expensive city and has the 10th highest wages in the world according to a report released by global financial services company UBS.In 2014, Chicago hosted 50.2 million international and domestic visitors. Chicago's culture includes contributions to the visual arts, novels, film, theater, especially improvisational comedy, and music, particularly jazz, blues, soul, and house music. The city has many nicknames, which reflect the impressions and opinions about historical and contemporary Chicago. The best-known include the "Windy City" and the "Second City". Chicago has professional sports teams in each of the major professional leagues.