Community InformationThe Heritage of Des Plaines is an assisted living facility in Des Plaines, IL. The Heritage of Des Plaines offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and The Heritage of Des Plaines offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so The Heritage of Des Plaines provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. The Heritage of Des Plaines is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features• Indoor pool
• Pets under 30 pounds welcome
• Meals and housekeeping included
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 38% Medium Care 52% Heavy Care 9%
The Heritage of Des Plaines prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections.
Memory Care Offered
The community's memory care section is in its own building.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
SmokingAllowed in Private Areas IndoorsAllowed Outdoors
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in PlaceSwimming Pool / Hot Tub
Additional info: Plenty of veggies are served for a vegetarian meal.
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at The Heritage of Des Plaines
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,600 - $3,200 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $3,800 - $4,700 Monthly Semi-Private 2 BedroomsDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at The Heritage of Des Plaines
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $3,200 - $3,900 One-time Respite Fee Averages $200 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $2,300 - $2,900 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,100 - $1,400 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $500 - $600 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|Des Plaines||0 miles||3||$4,200|
|Park Ridge||2 miles||1||$4,200|
|Prospect Heights||4 miles||1||N/A|
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Very nice facility with great ameniti...reviewed on: 12/24/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Very nice facility with great amenities. VERY EXPENSIVE. Almost $2000 per month more than the others I've seen.
All in all a good placereviewed on: 11/20/2015 by Anonymous
Great staff that is thoughtful and compassionate. They are always there for support, or just to lend a hand. The other residents are very friendly too. The food could definitely be better, but all... Read the full review.
Great Location, Food, and Transportationreviewed on: 08/20/2013 by Karin
The buddy system is really good. In the beginning they pair up each new resident with a buddy and that seems to help them meet people. The bus services are very flexible and there's easy access.... Read the full review.
I thought it was very nice.reviewed on: 05/07/2014 by Loved One
I thought it was very nice. My wife had a good time there. They fed her well and took good care of her. They checked on her like they should, they did a good job. I was happy with them.
Fine but Not For Usreviewed on: 07/22/2013 by Liisa Gary
Overall, it was fine, but we didn't actually end up moving my mother in because of the costs involved.