Independent Living in Chicago, IL

What does Independent Living in Chicago, IL have to offer you and your loved one?

Independent living offers chicagoilhousing to seniors wanting to live in a senior based community. An independent living community might be the right living community for seniors who enjoy an independent lifestyle and do not require much daily assistance. There are many independent living options available in Chicago, IL, including Active Adult Communities, Retirement Communities, Senior Apartments, Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Senior Villages and Affordable Senior Housing (HUD). All of the different independent living communities listed offer varying services for the residents.

The Facts about Independent Living in Chicago, IL

Independent living communities are communities for seniors with little to no health issues. Most of these communities do not provide health services but provide minor assistance with life tasks. Within these communities residents may socialize with each other through community activities and amenities such as dinning, daily outings or trips and community contests.

Chicago, IL Independent Living Communities

There are 242 different Independent Living communities in Chicago. One of these communities are sure to fit the needs of you and your family. See below or click to view a list of the Independent Living communities in Chicago, Illinois. When living in an Independent living community residents may have the option to choose from different living units such as apartment style housing with one or two bedrooms. Within these communities their may be community rooms for socializing as well as other activities to promote social activity. In Illinois there are multiple types of Independent Living Communities all offering different services & amenities for seniors. The options include:

Active Adult Communities are communities with homes for sale. Most offer a clubhouse where a variety of activities are offered. Services such as landscaping, maintenance & housekeeping are usually offered as well.

Senior Apartments are living units with an age requirement, offering limited additional services. Most have a clubhouse where groups meet for activities, and some offer transportation to planned activities & events.

Retirement Communities offer independent living with amenities such as meals, transportation and activities included in the monthly fee.

Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) offer independent living along with assisted living and nursing care in a single setting. You can start on the independent level and progress as need be, staying on one campus. These communities normally require an entry fee and offer a living unit, meals, and health care up to the nursing level.

Affordable Senior Housing is a HUD 202 program that offers rental assistance for seniors who meet the requirements of the federal program

Senior Villages are a newer concept in most major cities, where members pay an annual fee for the coordination of volunteers to provide older residents with services that help them live independently.

The Area

Chicago, Illinois is a popular city in the United States and is known for its exciting and innovate architecture. Chicago is also known for its museums, restaurants and many other exciting sites. While in Chicago you and your loved one can visit a few of the well known sites such as The Navy Pier, Grant park and The Willis Tower. Other cities that are near the Chicago area include Oak Lawn, Oak Park, Berwyn, and Burbank, Illinois. The Chicago, IL area will surely provide for you and your loved one.

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Barrington Horizon

1418 S Barrington Rd
Barrington, IL 60010

Spacious 1- and 2-bedroom independent living apartments and villas are affordable to seniors of all means. Each apartment has a fully equipped modern kitchen with full-sized range/oven, refrigerator and dishwasher,...

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Bloomingdale Horizon

160 W Lake St
Bloomingdale, IL 60108

Spacious 1- and 2-bedroom independent living apartments are affordable to seniors of all means. Each apartment has a fully equipped modern kitchen with full-sized range/oven, refrigerator and dishwasher, separate dining area,...

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Burr Ridge Senior Living

16W301 91st Street
Burr Ridge, IL 60527

Welcome to Burr Ridge Senior Living in picturesque Burr Ridge, IL. Scheduled to open late 2018 / early 2019, our community plans to provide a range of exceptional senior care...

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Drexel Horizon

3443 S 55th Ave
Cicero, IL 60804

Spacious 1- and 2-bedroom independent living apartments and villas are affordable to seniors of all means. Each apartment has a fully equipped kitchen with full-sized range/oven, refrigerator, dishwasher, separate dining area,...

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Generations at Oakton Arms

1665 Oakton Pl
Des Plaines, IL 60018

This is the place for seniors who are young at heart who want to stay active, but want comfortable, safe and convenient housing. Our Independent senior living options are maintenance-free...

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Green Oaks Senior Living

14595 West Rockland Road
Libertyville, IL 60048

Welcome to Green Oaks Senior Living, a luxurious community in the heart of Lake County, IL. Here you or your loved one can enjoy a full lifestyle that balances activity,...

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Mount Prospect Horizon

1703 E. Kensington Road
Mount Prospect, IL 60016

Spacious 1- and 2-bedroom  apartments offering affordable rents and fully equipped modern kitchen with full-sized range/oven, refrigerator and dishwasher, living/dining area, and an emergency call system. Conveniences: coin-operated laundry facilities and...

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New Lenox Horizon

1101 South Cedar Road
New Lenox, IL 60451

New Lenox Horizon offers housing designed exclusively for seniors. The independent living lifestyle lets residents enjoy what matters most by offering a carefree maintenance-free lifestyle. Spacious 1- and 2-bedroom apartments...

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Oak Forest Horizon

14904 S Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL 60452

Spacious 1- and 2-bedroom independent living apartments are affordable to seniors of all means. Each has a fully equipped modern kitchen with full-sized range/oven, refrigerator and dishwasher, dining area, emergency call...

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Woodridge Horizon

8099 Janes Avenue
Woodridge, IL 60517

Woodridge Horizon offers housing designed exclusively for older adults age 62 and older. The independent living lifestyle lets you enjoy what matters most by offering a carefree, maintenance-free lifestyle. With a...

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Autumn Green at Wright Campus

4239 N Oak Park Ave
Chicago, IL 60634

Autumn Green at Wright Campus - Conveniently located on the Northwest Side, we offer bright and airy 1- and 2-bedroom apartments; services and amenities that provide the opportunity for the...

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Lincolnwood Place

7000 N McCormick Blvd
Lincolnwood, IL 60712

Lincolnwood Place retirement community is the perfect choice for residents and families who are looking for a  continuum of care rental community in which residents can access Independent Living, Assisted...

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Solstice Senior Living at Palatine

55 South Greeley St
Palatine, IL 60067

Enjoy the freedom of independent living, with additional caregivers available if you need them. We take care of the housekeeping and local excursions and you enjoy restaurant-style dining and a range of vibrant...

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Lake Barrington Woods

22320 Classic Ct
Lake Barrington, IL 60010

Located amidst 9.5 beautifully wooded acres, we feature private, spacious apartments in a variety of floor plans with complete kitchens. Amenities include a grille for casual dining; a club lounge; well...

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The Breakers at Edgewater Beach

5333 N Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60640

The Breakers at Edgewater Beach presents high-rise, lake front living for seniors. Experience restaurant style dining featuring fresh, seasonal cuisine, weekly housekeeping, transportation, on-site home health and wellness center, convenient retail,...

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The Carrington at Lincolnwood

3501 Northeast Parkway
Lincolnwood, IL 60712

First in Next-Generation Senior Living. Located on 13 park-like acres along Northeast Parkway off McCormick Blvd., The Carrington at Lincolnwood has everything you could want for next-generation senior living. Five dining...

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The Commons at Central Baptist Village

4747 N Canfield Ave
Norridge, IL 60706

At The Commons at Central Baptist Village residents can choose from a diverse range of engaging programs and activities within a beautiful 10-acre campus. We offer six different apartment styles...

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Villa St Benedict

1920 Maple Ave
Lisle, IL 60532

Premier senior living offering a relaxing, healthy and fulfilling lifestyle. Faith based community on 47 park like acres and Sacred Heart Chapel on site. Our Independent living features spacious cottages and...

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AHEPA NATIONAL HOUSING CORPORATION

We offer affordable housing for seniors on a limited income in 21 states throughout the US. Our communities enable people of maturity to retain dignity and individuality in a quality...

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6900 South Crandon Apartments

6900 S Crandon
Chicago, IL 60649

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Academy Square Apartments

318 S Thropp St
Chicago, IL 60607

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ActiveLife Retirement Community

222 N La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60601

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Addolorata Villa

555 McHenry Rd
Wheeling, IL 60090

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Admiral At The Lake

1630 W Montrose Ave
Chicago, IL 60613

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Admiral at the Lake, The

929 W Foster Ave
Chicago, IL 60660

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