All the warmth and conveniences that make a house a home, but with a bit of added Midwestern hospitality…
Assisted living at Clarendale provides all the comforts you want and expect. You will feel at home the moment you arrive, because you’ll have the privacy and amenities you have always enjoyed in your own house.
Here, you will also receive the quality care and supportive services that allow you to live life to its fullest, including access to a trained caregiving staff 24 hours a day, ready to provide respectful assistance with the necessities of daily life.
Count on All the Extras
Clarendale has a dedicated Life Engagement Director because we take Extraordinary Impressions® seriously. After all, senior living is not fulfilling if you don’t have engaging activities to fill each day.
Give in to your sense of creativity and join a card-making class or sign up for lessons in painting or drawing. Head right over to the Art Studio.
Between happy hours in the Salt Creek Bar and Lounge, movie nights in the theater and scheduled entertaining outings, you can plan to be as social as you want to be!
Fun and Games
If you’re the competitive type, you’ll have the chance to challenge your neighbors in everything from board games to billiards at Clarendale.
Extraordinary Impressions® start the minute you step through the door—with a foyer and gathering space (including a bistro!), a gracious dining room with fireplace and a second-floor, open-air pub.
You just have to schedule a visit to see it all!
From well-appointed residences (including a kitchenette with refrigerator and microwave in every apartment), you’ll be living in style.
Wellness & Spa Services
There’s nothing like a fitness studio with instructor-led classes to help you feel your best, plus a full-service salon with spa services to keep you looking good.
Picture expanding your space outside to a patio surrounded by fully landscaped grounds, plus great views and access to Centenial Park and its walking path.
Consider “at your service” our motto and exceeding your expectations our daily goal. You’ll see evidence of Extraordinary Impressions® in every way we serve you. Schedule a visit to learn more.
Professional apartment and grounds maintenance are provided—including weekly housekeeping and laundering of flat linens and personal items.
Utilities & More
Clarendale will hang pictures, replace lightbulbs, even help trouble-shoot technology issues—while covering all utilities.
Transportation & Security
You can count on 24-hour security systems, access to a trained staff around-the-clock, 7 days a week, plus scheduled local transportation to get you where you need to be.
Make Health & Wellness a Top Priority
Clarendale takes your good health to heart and focuses on all 8 dimensions of wellness with a wide range of activities as part of the Health & Wellness Navigation Program™.
Opportunities for friendship, camaraderie, and meaningful relationships that are uplifting and affirm feelings of home and family.
Coming together to be good citizens of the planet, respect the environment, and manage resources effectively.
Our signature programs including health and wellness navigation and EverSafe 360°, ensure the highest standards and protocols and safety.
A commitment to lifelong learning and intellectual stimulation through classes, lectures, seminars, discussion groups, and outings.
A focus on strengthening your body through exercise, nutrition, and stress management.
Creating opportunities for socialization that lead to increased quality of life, feelings of belonging, increased mental function, and longevity.
Opportunities to nurture your spiritual journey through a variety of services and programs.
Offering chances to contribute talents, wisdom, and experience to others through volunteerism, both on campus and in the surrounding community.
Choose 3 Delicious Meals Daily
Assisted living at Clarendale treats you to full-service dining anytime you wish with chef-prepared dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. You’ll have a choice of venues designed to make mealtime a delicious experience.
Dining Room Bistro
Fine Casual Dining
You’ll find your mouth watering just thinking about the ever-changing menu of chef-prepared meals in the Blackstone Dining Room. Let the culinary team treat your taste buds to regionally-inspired dishes sure to satisfy Chicago palates.
That’s not all! The State Room is the ideal destination for private parties and events honoring Clarendale residents with cause for celebration, including birthdays, anniversaries and family get-togethers. Catering services are available to make each event perfect.
Download a sample menu (PDF).
Popular Bistro Faire
You won’t have to go farther than the Windy City Bistro in the open foyer and gathering space to grab a great sandwich, homemade soup or fresh salad—prepared daily for dine-in or carry-out.
The Bistro is also a popular meeting spot for coffee and a sweet treat with friends. Plan to drop by mid-morning or mid-afternoon for a little caffeine pick-me-up and muffin, pastry, pie or cake!
Download a sample menu (PDF).
Assisted living gives you the helping hand you need to keep active, stay engaged, and pursue your passions. You’ll live in a beautifully appointed apartment home and receive assistance with the basic activities of daily living, tailored to your specific needs, such as help with bathing, dressing and grooming, medication management, and personal maintenance. Nursing homes, on the other hand, are for those with chronic medical conditions or disabilities, or those in chronic pain, who require round-the-clock care and supervision by licensed skilled nursing professionals.
There are a variety of options families use in order to help pay for assisted living. Below are a few that you may want to consider: Long term care insurance, Life insurance, Veteran’s benefits, Sale of a home, Reverse mortgage, Bridge loan, Annuity.
We suggest you consult with a financial advisor to discuss which would work best for your family.
Yes! Clarendale is a pet friendly community. We know that “you just wouldn’t be you” without your beloved pets. They’re like members of your family, and here, family is always welcome!
“Clarendale of Addison is by far the nicest and most reasonable. The staff is extremely kind and helpful and the food is very good. The residents are very welcoming and my parents feel right at home. I highly recommend Clarendale of Addison!”
—Pam, 5-Star Google Review
“The welcoming, friendly environment; amenities; quality of food; activities offered; and the entire staff, headed by the Executive Director, are the reasons we feel at home here at Clarendale.”
—Marilyn, 5-Star Google Review
“We recently moved my parents into Clarendale of Addison and couldn’t be happier with our choice. This was a huge change for my mom and dad, and in the span of a few weeks we are already seeing that the decision was a good one. Five stars, indeed!”
—Peggy, 5-Star Facebook Review
“My grandma just recently moved into Clarendale and my family and I couldn’t be happier.”
—Terin, 5-Star Google Review
“Theodore and I both love it here! I feel so lucky that Clarendale allows pets. It’s a great place to live for both of us!”
—Roberta and dog Theodore, 5-Star Review
“The staff is incredibly humble, empathetic, and kind. They go out of their way to ensure residents are happy and have fun! The beautiful and spacious apartments make for convenient living as well. Fantastic place!”
—Mirela, 5-Star Google Review