Formerly: Emeritus at Burr Ridge
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
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- Assisted Living
- Continuing Care Retirement Community
- Skilled Nursing
Balancing Independence with Assistance in Burr Ridge
At Brookdale Burr Ridge, we offer well-appointed senior living in Burr Ridge, Illinois, with spacious accommodations, restaurant-style dining and opportunities to engage your interests, passion and purpose. Residents of our Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) enjoy a vibrant lifestyle with a selection of care options to meet changing needs.
From Assisted Living to Skilled Nursing Care, transitioning between levels of care is simple. You or your loved one will have the security of knowing that a continuum of care options is available on one campus, if needed, without the concern of selecting new services at different location.
Brookdale Burr Ridge is conveniently located in the western suburbs of Chicago on Plainfield Road with easy access to several major highways including I-55, I-294, I-88 and I-355. In addition, we are just 25 minutes from downtown Chicago with access to some of the city’s best shopping and attractions, including museums, theaters, casinos and Lincoln Park Zoo.
We Offer Sophisticated Comfort
Brookdale Burr Ridge features a convenient location near local hospitals and physicians’ offices as well as local restaurants, theaters and shopping.
With large windows, beautiful landscaping and a welcoming front entrance, we offer a tranquil retreat for residents and their families. Inside, we feature several elegant common rooms including a family room, dining room, fitness room, activities room and sitting room with large-screen television.
We also offer a private courtyard which serves as gathering place and is truly a showcase of the superb talents of our Garden Club. This is also where we hold cookouts throughout the summer, spring and fall months.
Every day is a new adventure with scenic drives and shopping expeditions, plus our Gourmet Club which explores local restaurants offering different cuisine. We have local artists who teach workshops on campus. We even offer a drumming class. Our exercise program offers several advanced classes including Hawaiian dance and Zumba classes.
A trip downtown to go shopping, a visit to the zoo, a night at the movies or the casino are just some of the ways we like to have fun. At Brookdale Burr Ridge, it all comes together with our calendar of social gatherings, activities and outings, just one of the many amenities you’ll enjoy here.
Our campus includes the following levels of care:
- Assisted Living accommodations for those who may need some extra help with daily living activities. We balance assistance with independence, providing just the right amount care needed.
- Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation — Licensed and Medicare-approved, our community offers skilled nursing care supported by speech, physical and occupational therapies and other rehabilitation services. We also offer respite care and hospice.
We Share a Passion for Great Meals
Our menu is crafted by registered dieticians and culinary chefs who create choices for even the most discerning palates. Meals are served restaurant-style with wait staff, table linens, and music for an exceptional dining experience. If you have special dietary preferences, or a medically prescribed diet, our staff will create meals to accommodate your needs and requests.
Brookdale Celebrates combines inspired culinary and educational offerings that come together with themed experiences, special events and group activities spotlighting different cultures and cuisines.
We also offer fun, family-oriented events such as car shows, picnics, haunted houses, holiday caroling, Hawaiian dancers, casino nights as well as other entertainers, events that are open to the community too.
Experience a Rewarding Retirement
Experience our distinctive blend of hospitality, attentive service, and well-appointed amenities. Complete the online form for more information or call today to schedule a tour.
Levels of Care
As a Continuing Care Retirement Community, Brookdale Burr Ridge offers residents a vibrant, engaging lifestyle with a selection of care options to meet changing needs. Live life as you choose with the care and support you need.
There may come a time when you or your loved may need additional help with daily tasks. At Brookdale Burr Ridge, we offer Assisted Living care so you’ll be prepared, if or when you need more assistance.
We understand that the decision to move can feel a little overwhelming. Let us help you or your loved one as you consider your choices. We are committed to serving our community by creating meaningful connections with residents and providing exceptional service and care. For our associates, this opportunity to serve others is more than a job — it’s a passion.
It all begins with a personal service assessment. We take the time to listen to our residents, so we can understand their needs; then we establish clinical, dining and program support that works for them in a meaningful way. We partner with our residents, recognizing their individual needs and preferences, and adjust services to meet their changing needs. So whether it’s a unique snack, the celebration of a favorite season or a lifelong interest, we value the privilege of knowing our residents and building relationships with them to create a truly personalized living experience.
We provide care that balances independence with assistance and delivers service with compassion, understanding and respect. With comfortable accommodations and an impressive line of features and amenities, Brookdale residents enjoy life with the confidence of knowing we are here, partnering with you and your family, to customize solutions that support our residents’ needs as they evolve.
Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation
Life takes many turns, especially as it relates to health. On those occasions it is reassuring to know you have access to specialized care right here on campus. Our community offers licensed and Medicare-certified skilled nursing care with well-appointed private and semi-private accommodations on campus
Whether it’s a short-term respite visit while recovering from surgery or a long-term rehabilitation after a joint replacement, at Brookdale Burr Ridge we have the services and care you need, when you need them. Our Skilled Nursing team provides round the clock nursing care and rehabilitation professionals are available to offer physical, occupational and speech therapies to help patients enhance or regain their independence.
We partner with you and your family to create a care plan that honors your individual preferences and needs. We treat the whole person — mind, body and spirit — with compassion and attentive care.
Caring Relationships Live Here Every Day
Experience how Brookdale is bringing new life to senior living. Call today to schedule a visit and let our family help your family.
Unlike most Assisted Living communities, Brookdale Burr Ridge offers both Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing care all under one roof for a continuum of care available on the same campus you already know and love. Our Assisted Living residences offers individually controlled heating and air, a kitchenette with a refrigerator and microwave and private bathroom equipped with safety handrails as well as an emergency call system monitored 24 hours a day.
We also offer our Medicare-certified Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center so residents can easily remain right here on campus while receiving the full range of on-site therapy services, including physical, occupational and speech therapy. For the convenience of our residents, we also have a team of physicians and other consulting specialty providers who visit our community on a regular basis. These include podiatrists, dentists, audiologists, nephrologists and psychiatrists.
Brookdale Burr Ridge, residents also enjoy the following services and amenities, though some may vary with the level of care:
- Beauty salon and barbershop
- Fitness center
- Spacious living room
- Courtyard with gardens
- Recreation and activity room — Ideal for playing bridge, pinochle, or board games with friends
- Laundry room for complimentary washer and dryer use
- Cultural, social, education and recreational activities and events
- Fitness Programs — Our innovative Brookdale “B-Fit” fitness program with classes like Tai chi, yoga, and dancing is designed with the latest research on senior fitness to provide a fun, holistic and engaging exercise experience.
- Outdoor gardening areas with raised beds
- Entertainment — Our residents gather for free movies, live music performances and parties
- Restaurant-style dining with chef-prepared meals.
- Rental program with no entrance fee or long-term financial commitments
- Continuum of care on property with lifestyles and services to meet changing healthcare needs
- Housekeeping services
- Laundry services
- Transportation services
- Campus security
- Personal Solutions — The Brookdale Personal Solutions service makes life easier and more convenient with discreet direct-to-doorstep delivery for all of your personal care products.
- Emergency call system monitored 24 hours a day
- Respite stays available
- Help with daily tasks — Our staff can assist your loved with personal tasks such as bathing or showering, hygiene, clothing selection and dressing or grooming.
- Incontinence management — We offer bathroom scheduling, reminders and bathroom assistance.
- Mobility and escort service — To prevent falls, we offer our residents assistance in moving about their suites, and escorts to meals and activities.
- Dining assistance — For those who need some extra help at mealtime, we offer personal assistance when needed.
- Nursing service — Nurses oversee the delivery of all health care services and wellness visits for our residents. Our nurses are on-call for your loved one 24 hours a day, seven days a week in our Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation wing.
- Medication management
- Diabetes management
- Wound care
- Short-term stay options
- Respite care available
- Hospice care available
- Ongoing monitoring of residents’ health status
Let Our Family Help Your Family
Let us help you create the rewarding lifestyle you deserve with the confidence of knowing a continuum of care options is available, if you need more care. For more information about our services or to schedule a tour, complete the online form or call today.