Shady Lane Memory Care

Shady Lane Memory CareShady Lane is a secure memory care unit utilizing the social model for all levels of dementia care. Our goal is to help maintain as much independence as possible for each Resident in a structured, comfortable and secure environment.Consistent and close relationships with the staff allow for less confusion and aggravation among the Residents. Our staff is dedicated to providing a meaningful existence by focusing on small, yet important moments that occur in the life of a Shady Lane Resident.

Services and Amenities

  • Certified by the Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Care plans focused on the individual person – their abilities, their activities of daily living, and their social well-being
  • A secure environment where Residents can walk freely, without fear of elopement
  • Specialized activities based on what they can perform, what their thought processes are, and their ability to do activities
  • An environment that triggers and preserves memories, encouraging Residents to undertake activities that help them stay active and self-sufficient to the furthest extent possible
  • In-house physical, speech and occupational therapies that allows Residents to maintain their highest level of functioning
  • Dedicated staff who are trained to care for Alzheimer's Residents and whose primary goal is to preserve their dignity and independence
  • Décor and memorabilia from the past that triggers positive memories for the Resident
  • A separate enclosed courtyard to allow free access to the outside while still maintaining safety