Frequently Asked Questions & Answers at Encore Village

Encore Village is a Life Plan Community, catering to adults aged 62 and older. We offer a comprehensive range of services including independent living, home care, assisted living, memory support, physical therapy and rehabilitation, and skilled nursing care.

A Life Plan Community, formerly known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), is an age-restricted property offering a mix of housing options — independent living, assisted living, and skilled nursing care — all on one campus. The focus is on promoting an active, fulfilling lifestyle.

Encore Village is among Chicago’s elite senior living Life Plan Communities, boasting superior amenities and over 500 monthly programs and activities.

Yes, most Life Plan Communities have age restrictions. At Encore Village, individuals or at least one member of a couple must be at least 62 years old.

When you compare the cost of maintaining a home to living at Encore Village, where one monthly fee covers most expenses, you might find our community surprisingly affordable. If you own your home and have an average retirement income, a lifestyle at Encore Village is likely within your financial reach. Our Residency Counselors can assist you in finding the right living option for you. But remember, it’s not just about living costs; it’s about the value of a full continuum of care on-site.

At Encore Village, the monthly fee encompasses most of your living expenses, including a flexible meal program, housekeeping, utilities, home maintenance, landscaping, activities, events, fitness center access, on-site bank and pharmacy, local scheduled transportation, and 24-hour emergency call services.

Life Plan Communities typically offer cultural, social, and spiritual activities. At Encore Village, residents enjoy dining choices, beautiful gardens, a fitness center, a pool, transportation services, an on-site physician center, banking, pharmacy facilities, a salon, and more. We also provide spiritual programs and creative outlets to enrich your life.

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At Encore Village, participation in activities is entirely up to you. We offer over 500 monthly on-campus activities, outings, university partnerships for courses, and a comprehensive spiritual life program. You decide how to spend your time — after all, it’s your home!

Encore Village provides a complete continuum of care, including home care, assisted living, memory support, short-term rehabilitation, and 24-hour skilled nursing care. Our focus is on promoting healthy, independent living with access to care as needed, including a pool, fitness center, visiting doctors, outpatient therapy clinic, and more.

Talking about moving to a senior living community requires sensitivity. Visit our website for helpful tips on discussing retirement living and to access resources that explain the living options and services available at Encore Village. Read More

Empowering You to Live Your Best Life

What if you could have all the things that make life easy and all the things that make life fun in one place? That’s what you get at Encore Village, a Rental Life Plan Community located in the heart of Schaumburg. Convenient services, abundant amenities, engaging programming, and great friends to enjoy it with. Life doesn’t get much better than that. But you don’t have to just take our word for it. Hear what residents and families love about Encore Village!

“My parents moved in 6 weeks ago to assisted living and we couldn’t be more pleased with the care they are receiving. The entire staff is superb: from food service to nurses to RAs to activities team to the administrators. It is a truly caring environment that provides a safe home for our parents and peace of mind for us.”

– Donna M.

“My parents moved here a year and a half ago. It has been a wonderful change for both of them. They have met so many great people and been involved in many of the activities offered. These new relationships and activities fill their days with laughter, exercise, entertainment, education, and sharing ideas. All these things keep you young and your mind sharp.  Thank you Encore Village!”

– Tammy K.

“I was just sitting in one of our lovely gardens thinking how grateful I am to live at Encore Village. Having lived here for six years, I can honestly say moving here was the best decision I have ever made. Encore Village has made my life carefree because they take care of all of our needs. Every day is shared with new friends, interesting activities, and laughter.”

– Carol V.

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