Community InformationThe Hallmark in Chicago is an assisted living facility in Chicago, IL. The Hallmark in Chicago 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 Hallmark in Chicago 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 Hallmark in Chicago 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 Hallmark in Chicago is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Full service dining program with restaurant-style menu options
* Housekeeping services
* Concierge services
* Educational programs and outings and/or events daily
* Transportation services
* Access to on-site wellness center
* Laundry facilities on every floor
* Beauty/barber shop
* Exercise and wellness programs
* Access to on-site banking services
* Whirlpool spa
* Billiards room
* Exercise room and fitness equipment
* Arts and crafts studio
* Library equipped with computers and Internet access
* General store and cafe
* Very URBAN AND INTELLECTUAL community
* Wide variety of clubs including knitting, cards, creative writing and even YIDDISH
* Special trips
* Sailing lessons, Golf lessons, and classes with the University of Chicago
* Art studio and art classes
* Gardening Plots and gardening club
* Formal Dining for Breakfast and Dinner available
* Garden Cafe for Lunch and Dinner casual style
* Jewish and Catholic services offered
* Located right across the street from Lincoln Park
* Each apartment has a view of Lake Michigan
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 54% Medium Care 27% Heavy Care 18%
The Hallmark in Chicago prefers that residents need: light care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
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 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
SmokingAllowed in Private Areas IndoorsAllowed Outdoors
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteDevotional 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 The Hallmark in Chicago
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $4,000 - $4,900 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $4,400 - $5,400 Monthly Semi-Private 2 Bedrooms Averages $6,000 - $7,400 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 The Hallmark in Chicago
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $4,100 - $5,000 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $2,300 - $2,800 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Low Care Needs Fee 2nd Person Fee Averages $700 - $900 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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[Removed] was not able to answer all my questions, although she tried to get them.Did not see much activitity there. Where were all the residents? Rooms were much smaller than I thought they would... Read the full review.
Superb Senior Livingreviewed on: 11/14/2016 by Nancy B. Tanzer
The employees, from the Director down to the housekeeping staff, are superb at their jobs, friendliness and helpfulness. They make Brookdale Lake Shore Drive a very special place.
Classier environment, could have more activitiesreviewed on: 10/29/2013 by Former Resident
I didn't take part in too many of the activities, I'm 71 and I think that some of the activities were aimed at people older; they had activities but I think that's the one area they could improve... Read the full review.
Brookdale Lake Shore Drivereviewed on: 01/10/2015 by Bonnie B
I have lived at Brookdale Lake Shore Drive for just over one month. I love everything about it! I like not having to cook or clean for myself. The food is wonderful and I have already met a... Read the full review.
Pleasant Tour Overallreviewed on: 08/31/2017 by Anonymous
My tour of this community was a pleasant one. Everyone was kind, and helpful to my family, and I. From what we saw everything was nice, and clean. The staff we met was friendly, and informative.... Read the full review.