News from and about Sedgebrook.

Check this page often for the latest news, articles and stories about Sedgebrook — including insight on how to age successfully.


How to Celebrate Mother’s Day While Practicing Social Distancing

Social distancing – our new normal. Generally, social distancing involves measures to restrict when, where, and how many people can gather, with the goal of stopping or slowing the spread of COVID-19. With Mother’s Day approaching on May 10, the ‘Stay at Home’ order will change the way we show our mothers how much we …

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COVID-19 Update

After careful consideration for the health and safety of residents, employees, and family members, our community amended its visitor policy on Monday, March 16, and is restricting visitors from entering our community. Please bookmark the LCS website for future updates and information regarding our community COVID-19 response and prevention measures already implemented, such as: ·        Educating …

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COVID-19 Update

Hello Sedgebrook community, The health and safety of residents living in our community is our top priority, and we are closely monitoring the ongoing situation regarding the coronavirus (COVD-19). We understand that COVID-19 is on everyone’s mind, and we want to be communicative and transparent in the steps Sedgebrook is taking to prepare our community …

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Coronavirus Precautions

The health, safety and well-being of our residents, employees and families are always top priorities at our community. With the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the news and on the minds of many, we want to address actions taking place related to this concern. Some of the actions we are addressing include: Consistent updates and communication to …

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Celebrating 15 Years with 15 Reasons to Love Sedgebrook

For the past 15 years, Sedgebrook has been greeting those who enter our senior living community with a breath of fresh air and smiles that say “You belong here.” To celebrate this milestone, we listed 15 reasons why Sedgebrook is among the best senior living communities in Illinois. Our community is warm and welcoming to …

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HOW TO PREPARE FOR A MOVE TO A SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY

If you can picture yourself in a senior living community like Sedgebrook — sharing time with friends, pursuing your interests and not worrying about home maintenance or what’s for dinner — you’re halfway there. Perhaps the only thing stopping you from taking the next step is the moving process itself. While the idea of making …

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What Makes Sedgebrook an Excellent Pet-Friendly Senior Living Community

Is your pet ready to retire? Nearly half of all older adults have at least one pet. If you’re one of them, shouldn’t your faithful furry companion have a say in where you retire? If you’re at the point in your retirement journey where you’re comparing retirement communities, remember to make sure you’re looking for …

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Questions to Ask Before Moving into a Retirement Community

9 questions to ask before choosing an independent living community. Moving to a senior living community can be one of the best decisions you’ll ever make. Although giving up a home of your own can seem like a loss of independence, most people who choose to move into independent living don’t regret it one bit. …

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Medical Practice for Independent Living Residents at Sedgebrook

The doctor is in. Waiting to see your doctor is a common experience for most of us. You know the drill: You arrive at your doctor’s office on time and sit patiently in the waiting room. If your time slot’s overbooked or the doctor’s behind schedule, you wait longer. Eventually you’re shown to the examining …

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