- Franciscan Court
1996 Franciscan Way, West Chicago, IL, 60185
Community InformationFranciscan Court is an assisted living facility in West Chicago, IL. Franciscan Court 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 Franciscan Court 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 Franciscan Court 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. Making sure residents with diabetes monitor their insulin levels is clearly an important task and Franciscan Court can help with that task.
Unique Features• Owner operated husband & wife are former nursing home directors and RN
• Newer building, concrete walls, highly insulated and basically disaster proof
• Courtyard deck, with pond with fish and small waterfall
• Activities and scheduled outings
• Short and wide hallways color coded
• Food is homemade - from scratch
• Everyone eats together - no separate dining times
• Piano on the third Floor
• Daily rosary, weekly mass and communion
• Weekly bible study
• Call light pendant logged into computer
The minimum age that a resident may be is 65 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 11% Medium Care 66% Heavy Care 22%
Franciscan Court prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections.
Memory Care Offered
This community employs technology to prevent residents from wandering and becoming lost, for example bracelets that will ring an alarm if the resident leaves the community.
This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide a 2 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
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Franciscan Court
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,500 - $4,300 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $4,300 - $5,300 Monthly Semi-Private Averages $3,100 - $3,800 Monthly 2 Bedrooms Averages $5,400 - $6,700 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.
Estimated Fees at Franciscan Court
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Respite Fee Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $300 - $400 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $200 - $300 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee 2nd Person Fee Averages $500 - $700 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|
|West Chicago||0 miles||1||$4,750|
|St. Charles||4 miles||2||$4,760|
|Carol Stream||6 miles||1||N/A|
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A Simple Tourreviewed on: 11/02/2016 by Anonymous
They impressed me when I found that it was a family owned facility, no corporate. It is a small community and they really seem to know their residents. For my mom, it did not seem to have... Read the full review.
Very nice placereviewed on: 05/14/2014 by Loved one
Overall we've really liked the service at Franciscan Court, they do a good job here! The facility itself is very nice looking, and always clean. The staff are all friendly and professional, and... Read the full review.
Smaller and Cozierreviewed on: 02/07/2017 by Anonymous
It has been alright since selecting this community. They have nice rugs and the staff talk to the residents and they have music playing. I does not seem like an institution and it is a smaller... Read the full review.
Problem Solving at Franciscan Courtreviewed on: 05/29/2014 by Linda from Naperville
Franciscan Court has the look and feel of a family run business, personal and homey. My Mom has dementia and needs to be cued to accomplish her activities of daily living. She was also in great... Read the full review.
Rooms were laid out weird a...reviewed on: 09/07/2013 by A Place For Mom Customer
Rooms were laid out weird and pricey for what you get.