Community InformationWillows is an assisted living facility in Vernon Hills, IL. Willows 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 Willows 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 Willows 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. Willows is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Immaculate property next to beautiful lake
* Open, beautiful spaces throughout
* Medical Center with 3 doctors that to see residents
* Lots of activities
* Fitness center
* Religious services
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 33% Medium Care 66% Heavy Care 0%
Willows prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
This community can care for residents with bowel 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 provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at Cost
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedVariety of social activities including, wii bowling, exercise, crafts, trivia, musical entertainment.
Average Room Pricing at Willows
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,400 - $4,200 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $4,100 - $5,100 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 Willows
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $3,200 - $3,900 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $4,000 - $4,900 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,600 - $2,000 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $700 - $900 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
If Willows isn't quite what you're looking for, take a look at a few other nearby communities that might be a better match.
|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average CostAverage Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|Vernon Hills||0 miles||3||$4,320|
|Buffalo Grove||3 miles||2||$7,450|
|Lake Forest||5 miles||1||$7,360|
|Lake Zurich||6 miles||1||$4,150|
General Pricing Information for Vernon Hills Assisted Living
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Not quite right for mom.reviewed on: 03/21/2015 by Anonymous
My mom lived on the assisted living side for 6 months. She never was very happy in that time so we had to try something else and found another community. We had hopes that she would move to the... Read the full review.
Great job caring for seniors at Brookdale Hawthorn Lakes in Vernon Hills, ILreviewed on: 02/01/2021 by Diane P
My mother enjoyed 3 years in a Brookdale-Hawthorn Lakes independent living apt, where she was able to make friends, enjoy good meals, and lead a fulfilling life. Due to a fall, we recently moved... Read the full review.
A Great Placereviewed on: 05/09/2016 by Anonymous
My experience with the Brookdale staff has been a great. Everyone from the wait staff to the personal care givers are very responsive to the residents needs and treat them great. The personnel is... Read the full review.
Review of Brookdale Hawthorn Lakesreviewed on: 03/16/2021 by Janet Waxman
My brother lived at Brookdale Hawthorn Lakes for nearly three years followinä his stroke. He was embraced by the staff and community immediately. The wonderful nurses and CNA's treated him with... Read the full review.
Review of Brookdale Hawthorn Lakes - Vernon Hills, ILreviewed on: 02/16/2016 by Anonymous
Updated apartments. No dishwashers but very big with lots of closet space. Can have own washer dryer unit in apartment at a one time cost of 1500.00 installed in a closet by Brookdale. ... Read the full review.