Jun 2, 2024 |

Benefits of Assisted Living

Montgomery Place Retirement Community talks about the benefits of assisted living

The decision to transition to assisted living is a tough one. You or your loved one may want to maintain independence, but help is needed with daily tasks like preparing meals, shopping, and managing medication.

Montgomery Place: Senior Living Community in Chicago is here to go over how assisted living can help increase the quality of life for older adults who need some level of personal assistance. Let's explore the key benefits.

A Supportive and Caring Community Environment

The goal of assisted living is to nurture. Residents of Montgomery Place receive the support required to get on with the business of living while enjoying a caring environment. The community aspect can be compared to a warm embrace complete with friendly faces, conversation, and a helping hand that is always nearby when needed.

Montgomery Place is not just a home where residents are looked after; it's a community where older adults are treated with dignity and respect and encouraged to enjoy life.

Social Opportunities and Activities

It is essential to remain active beyond retirement. Loneliness and isolation can take a toll on physical, mental, and cognitive health, thus leading to early decline.

One of the best things about assisted living at Montgomery Place is the opportunity it offers to socialize and stay active. Residents can join clubs, take classes, hear concerts, and attend lectures all within the community. No more boredom or being overwhelmed by too much free time. Older adults get to pursue passions, pick up new hobbies, and make new friends.

Relief for Family Caregivers

Caring for an older family member is a huge responsibility that can be both physically and emotionally demanding. At some point, family caregivers may not be able to continue to provide the level of support needed. Assisted living at Montgomery Place offers relief for family caregivers while ensuring the loved one's safety and well-being. By taking on some of the responsibilities, stress is reduced so that caregivers can maintain healthy relationships with their loved ones.

Enhanced Quality of Life for Residents

Montgomery Place fosters independence, social connection, and well-being. This ultimately leads to a richer, more fulfilling life for older adults.

Quality of life enhancements for residents include:


To keep residents engaged, amenities such as an indoor swimming pool, a fitness area, a library, and an art studio are located on the grounds of Montgomery Place. Seniors can stay fit, learn new things, and have fun without having to leave the property.

Reduced Stress and Burden

Montgomery Place offers different levels of care. Daily chores like cooking and cleaning are attended to, with additional services being provided as needed. This takes the stress off residents while easing the worry of being a burden to others.

Enhanced Safety and Security

Montgomery Place provides staff presence and emergency call systems 24/7. A well-maintained environment minimizes the risk of falls and accidents and makes it easier for residents to be mobile. This provides peace of mind for seniors and their families.

Assisted Living in Chicago, IL

Located in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood, Montgomery Place: Senior Living Community in Chicago is one of the city's preeminent assisted living communities. We offer several levels of care options tailored to the individual to provide the highest quality of life for our residents.

Take a drone-guided virtual tour to experience both the community and the surrounding neighborhood, or contact us for an in-person visit.

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