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It Begins with a Conversation

Finding the right North Shore senior living community begins by talking about it with your loved ones. Whatever the catalyst, the conversation can often be stressful!

We've created the following resources to help you feel prepared to initiate the conversation with confidence, whether you're a family member or a senior who is ready to experience the Arbor lifestyle.

For seniors:
Talking to Your Family About Senior Care & Living

For family:
Talking to Your Parent About Senior Care & Living

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More Affordable Than You May Think

Senior living near the great city of Chicago is likely much more affordable than you think. When you take into consideration all of your bills and expenses, senior living often costs less monthly. Plus, you get access to so much more! 

Use our Senior Living Cost Calculator to compare your current expenses with the cost of senior living in Glenview. 

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What Type of Senior Living Is Right?

Senior living on the North Shore offers a retirement lifestyle that helps you feel good, become more confident, and make new friends. Assisted living, memory care, or our Bridges neighborhood—all provide the lifestyle and luxuries you could want, with the additional care and assistance that give you peace of mind.

Take our Senior Living Options Quiz to explore your senior living options, and find the right fit for you or your loved one. 

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Making the Most of Your Move

Moving from home into a senior living community can feel stressful and overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to. Our team members will help you with a smooth transition, making you feel welcome right away and helping you settle into your new routine. 

Learn more about making the move, and what to expect, in our blog posts:

Things to Consider When Moving From Home Into a North Shore Assisted Living Community

Tips for Transitioning Smoothly Into a Glenview Memory Care Community

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We’re Here for You

Arbor Terrace Glenview is managed by The Arbor Company. For more than 30 years, we’ve been dedicated to providing a retirement lifestyle that makes healthy aging easier.  We’re passionate about forging meaningful relationships with everyone who steps through our doors, and we'd love to meet you!

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Options to Meet Your Needs

Arbor Terrace Glenview offers assisted living, our Bridges program, and memory care options for our residents. We provide individualized care and assistance for each senior who calls our North Shore community home.

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Assisted Living

Extra peace of mind and assistance that enables you to stay active, healthy, and fulfilled in retirement.

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Bridges Program

A one-of-a-kind program, specifically designed for seniors in the early stages of memory loss or dementia.

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Memory Care

Specially designed for seniors living with Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia.

Frequently Asked Questions

I don’t know anyone who lives in your community. How can I make new friends?

There are always friendly faces at Arbor Terrace Glenview! Our residents tend to become fast friends, and you can meet new people easily. Try joining one of our community clubs, attending a social program, or simply saying hello to a few new people you see in the halls.

How do I know which type of senior living is best for me?

We’d love to help guide you through that decision. Our team can learn more about you and any challenges or worries you may have before you decide to move. We have years of experience and can confidently lead you in the direction of the senior living option that is best for you.

Arbor Terrace Glenview offers three types of senior living options on one campus: assisted living, Bridges program, and memory care. No matter where you live, you will enjoy the amenities, the activities, and the Arbor lifestyle, including personalized care and deep connections with those around you.

I’m a bit shy. Do I have to attend group activities?

At Arbor Terrace Glenview, you always get to make your own decisions! We know everyone has unique personalities and preferences, and our team works hard to develop opportunities everyone will enjoy. You may choose to skip out on large group activities but participate in a lecture or book club. If you don’t see something that interests you, tell us! We are always looking for new ideas.

I have a special diet. Can I still eat in the dining room?

Our chefs are trained and prepared to offer a variety of entree options for any diet. Our dining team strives to cook healthy meals with very little added sugar and no added salt — but with plenty of flavor! We cater to many different tastes and dietary needs, and we will work hard to help you meet your health goals.

How do I schedule a tour?

We’d love to meet you and show you what life is like inside Arbor Terrace Glenview! Call our team to schedule a tour or to set up a time to join in on an activity or a meal. We would love to introduce you to some of the residents and staff members who make Arbor Terrace so special.

Is there a buy-in fee?

You won’t have to worry about a buy-in fee when you choose Arbor Terrace. Instead, you pay for the services you need when you need them, month by month.

Can I come and go as I please?

Absolutely! You can head out to meet your friends at a favorite restaurant or attend a family dinner. For the safety of our memory care residents, our Memory Care neighborhood is secured. Residents can still go out but need to be accompanied by a staff member, family member, or friend.

Are meals included?

Assisted livingBridges program, and Memory Care services feature three chef-prepared meals each day in our social dining room so that you can enjoy meals with your friends and neighbors. Want to share your meal experience with family members or friends? We’d love to serve them as well. You can order guest meals for your visitors to enjoy in the dining room with you.

Download Our Free Guide:

Finding a Safe and Comfortable Senior Living Community

There are many options when it comes to senior care and it is important to find the right one for you or your loved one. With this guide, you can learn what qualities make a senior living community safe and comfortable.

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