Why Ravenswood Supportive Living is the Perfect Place For Your Loved One

October 11, 2022

Taking advantage of Illinois’s Supportive Living Program can be a great, affordable option for families whose loved ones need more support than a home environment can offer. Once you’ve made the decision to take advantage of this program, the next decision is choosing a Supportive Living provider.

Ravenswood Senior Living is a certified Illinois Supportive Living Program provider

With a Supportive Living program certified by the Illinois HFS and Independent Living & Supportive Living in a single location, Ravenswood Senior Living is the perfect choice for seniors who want to age in place. The vibrant Ravenswood neighborhood of Chicago offers plenty of activities and cultural experiences, and the qualified members of the Ravenswood Senior Living care team are attentive and available to help with any needs your loved one may have. From nearby public transportation to activities and social events, Ravenswood Senior Living has everything your loved one needs to enjoy their golden years.

Depending on an individual’s financial and health status, Medicaid may assist with a qualifying resident’s cost of service in the Supportive Living Program (SLP). These include personal care, homemaking, laundry, medication assistance, social and health activities, recreation, and 24-hour staff to meet residents’ scheduled and unscheduled needs. For more information on the Illinois Supportive Living Program, click here to learn more.

Ravenswood Senior Living amenities include:

  • Beauty Salon with barber services
  • Private mailboxes
  • Activity room
  • Gym
  • Wi-Fi access points
  • Outdoor patio
  • Fully-equipped laundry room
  • Transportation assistance for medical appointments

In addition to these amenities, Ravenswood Senior Living offers a dynamic social environment for older adults. Ravenswood is more than just a place to live—it’s a community. Residents come from all walks of life, and they bring with them a wealth of experience and stories. Whether it’s sharing a meal in the dining room, participating in social activities, getting out in the local community or simply enjoying the company of others, Ravenswood Senior Living provides opportunities for seniors to connect with each other and form lasting bonds.

Comfortable, Newly-Renovated Accommodations

Along with its bright, inviting common areas that offer a variety of other activities, Ravenswood Supportive Living offers its residents a selection of comfortable floor plans to choose from.

These recently remodeled rooms include:

  • Two emergency pull cords
  • Large windows with blinds
  • Kitchenettes
  • Three meals a day along with snacks
  • Utilities, including cable and phone line connectivity
  • Housekeeping & Maintenance
  • Full activity program
  • Wellness program
  • Nursing staff on-site
  • CNAs available 24 hours

A Variety Of Activities To Keep Residents Engaged

At Ravenswood, there is always something going on. From fitness activities to religious services, there is something for everyone. The Ravenswood activities staff are always organizing fun events and activities, like bingo and card games, as well as special outings and socials. There are also guest entertainers who often come to visit. Whatever your loved one’s interests may be, they’ll be able to find something to keep them engaged and motivated at Ravenswood Senior Living.

Activities offered by Ravenswood’s Supportive Living community include:

  • Fitness activities
  • Bingo
  • Card games
  • Movies
  • Special outings
  • Socials
  • Guest entertainers
  • Religious services
  • …and more!

Partnerships with local hospitals help serve the community’s seniors

For the convenience of the community’s seniors, Ravenswood Senior Living partners with multiple local physicians and hospitals to meet all of the Ravenswood area seniors’ healthcare needs. A few of Ravenswood’s local hospitals include: Weiss Memorial Hospital, Swedish Hospital, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Rush University Health Center, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, AMITA Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center, and AMITA Health Saint Francis Hospital Evanston.

Get started with Ravenswood Supportive Living

Ravenswood Supportive Living residents enjoy the benefits of apartment-style living with the peace of mind provided by 24-hour support services and security. If you are looking for a certified Supportive Living Program that can provide your loved one with the quality housing and quality care they need, Ravenswood Supportive Living is the perfect place for them! Visit the Ravenswood Senior Living website today to learn more about the program and how to get started.

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