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Mary Bryant Home for the Blind

2960 Stanton St
Springfield, IL 62703-4315
(217) 529-1611
Fax: (217) 529-6975
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
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    The Mary Bryant Home in Springfield, Illinois is a certified supportive living facility for blind and visually-impaired men and women. The Mary Bryant Home offers residents a safe, secure, and well-maintained environment in home-like surroundings where they can live independent, self-directed lives. Support services including healthcare, transportation, meals. Housekeeping and other services are provided. Residents of the Mary Bryant Home must be 22 years of age or older; be blind, visually impaired, or have a prognosis of blindness; and be ambulatory, self-sufficient, and mentally competent. Married couples are welcome, even if one spouse is sighted. Admission is open to all who meet these requirements regardless of race, creed, gender, or national origin.
    All genders welcome
    Age 22 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 8-24 hours per day
    No licensed physician care provided
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Medication management
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    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
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Washer/dryer hook-up
    Opened in:
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 21
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Computer and internet access
    Designated family visiting area
    Gym and/or fitness center
    Guest dining
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    TV, media room, or theater
    Other recreational activities:
    camping, boating, fishing, movies, plays, concerts, weekly shopping trips
    This facility caters to:
    Blind or Visually Impaired only
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Private funds
    IL Supportive Living Facility
    Issued by Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services
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