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Bickford - Bourbonnais House

100 Jones Dr
Bourbonnais, IL 60914-2346
(815) 936-9500
Fax: (815) 936-9100
Services Offered:
Assisted Living, Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Independent Living
  • Licenses
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    Welcome to Bickford of Bourbonnais, a premier Independent and Assisted Living community! Ideally situated just 40 miles south of Chicago and 4 miles north of Kankakee, Bloomington prides itself on being able to offer small town charm and big city sophistication. Enjoy our popular Bourbonnais Friendship Festival, Chicago Bears training camp, and Olivet Nazarene University campus. Take in a little culture at the Larsen Fine Arts Center or enjoy a walk through one of our many parks and fairgrounds. Our residents love attending the Kankakee Valley Symphony Orchestra and the thrill of Bennett-Curtis House Mystery Dinner. We are proud to be a part of this thriving community in Bourbonnais, Illinois and excited for you to become a Friend of the Family at Bickford of Bourbonnais!

    We welcome you to tour our community and experience the Bickford Difference for yourself. Bickford of Bourbonnais is located across the street from the Bourbonnais Post Office so, please, stop on by any time. We’re here to listen to your story and show you how Bickford can help. We invite you in and welcome you home.
    All genders welcome
    Age 55 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    No licensed physician care provided
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Support groups for families and caregivers
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Seek exits
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Broken bones
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Immune deficiency
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Multiple sclerosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Tendency to fall
    Wound treatment
    Memory Care
    Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Provided
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 1: no impairment
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Stage 6: moderately severe
    Stage 7: severe, late-stage
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    Memory "Connections" Program
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Pet Types Allowed
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Controlled access garage
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Full-service kitchen
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Opened in:
    Number of residents: 45
    Dietary Options
    Gluten-free meals
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Gym and/or fitness center
    Guest dining
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Billiards or pool room
    Sauna and/or whirlpool
    TV, media room, or theater
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    Damage or security deposit required
    Damage or security deposit amount: $5000
  • Independent Living
  • Eligibility
    Welcome to Bickford of Bourbonnais, an Independent and Assisted living community that is unlike any other retirement community in the area. At Bickford of Bourbonnais, we believe in offering choices and services that allow you to experience a lifestyle without ever having to move again. Our house is set up with an age-in-place philosophy, so the community that you get to know and love will never have to change.

    Bourbonnais is located just 40 miles south of Chicago off of Interstate 57 and 4 miles north of Kankakee. Bickford of Bourbonnais is located across from the Bourbonnais Post Office, Route 102.

    Bourbonnais is well known for the Bourbonnais Friendship Festival, Chicago Bears Training Camp, Olivet Nazarene University, Aspen Ridge Golf Course and Bon Vivant Country Club. Other attractions nearby include:

    • Kankakee River State Park
    • Perry Farm Park
    • Hidden Cove Family Fun Park
    • Kankakee County Fairgrounds
    • Haigh’s Scuba Diving Quarry
    • Millennium Skydiving
    • Reed’s Canoe Trips
    • Paramount Theatre
    • Bennett-Curtis House Mystery Dinner
    • Kankakee Valley Symphony Orchestra
    • Kankakee Valley Theatre
    • Kankakee Model Railroad Club and Museum
    • Larsen Fine Arts Center
    • Strickler Planetarium
    • Northfield Square Mall
    IL Assisted Living
    License No. 5100257
    Issued by Illinois Department of Public Health
    IL Shared Housing
    License No. 05/16/2014
    Issued by Illinois Department of Public Health
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