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General Info
The Breakers at Edgewater Beach is a senior living community in Chicago, Illinois offering independent living services for senior citizens. Our community is located on the beautiful north shore of Chicago offering an active lifestyle to those who want to live in the city of Chicago while still having the peace and quiet of a friendly neighborhood. Free from the burdens of maintaining a home, residents are able to enjoy the company of their neighbors and a full program of social, cultural and wellness activities. The Breakers at Edgewater Beach retirement community in Chicago complements the best of Living Life. Relax. It's time to Live Life to its fullest at The Breakers at Edgewater Beach. Brain Health University Brain Health University is a unique program designed to contribute to a brain-healthy lifestyle. The program is a series of classes that stimulates engagement through novelty, variety and a little challenge. The dimensions offered in the class selection include: physical activity, nutrition, stress management, sleep, cognitive stimulation and social interaction. Brain Health University has received the Industry Innovator Award from the International Council on Active Aging – 2011. Wellness Everyday™ Residents benefit from a daily focus on wellness; Wellness Everyday™ is an award winning program offering engaging opportunities for wellness in six areas: physical wellness, intellectual wellness, emotional wellness, spiritual wellness, social wellness and vocational wellness. Visit The Breakers at Edgewater Beach to see how we bring wellness to life in all six of these areas. Come see what life at The Breakers at Edgewater Beach is all about, request more information today!
BBB Rating
A+
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Hours

Regular Hours

Payment method
visa, all major credit cards, discover, mastercard, check, amex
Location
The Breakers At Edgewater Bch
Neighborhoods
Edgewater Beach, North Side, Edgewater
Amenities
* Indoor Swimming Pool * All utilities included except telephone and cable * Housekeeping and maintenance service * Guest Suites * Individually controlled heat and central air * Brain Health University™ * Scheduled transportation to local shopping and medical appointments * Safety features including smoke detectors and sprinklers * Award winning Wellness Everyday™ programs, provided 7 days a week * Beauty & Barber Shop * Fresh, seasonal cuisine prepared by the dining service team * Dining for Wellness™ - educational and wellness program
Accreditation

For Profit Assisted Living Facility

Categories
Assisted Living Facilities, Retirement Communities, Assisted Living & Elder Care Services, Nursing Homes-Intermediate Care Facility, Senior Citizens Services & Organizations, Residential Care Facilities, Rest Homes, Homes-Institutional & Aged
Other Information

Parking: Lot

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

By Appointment Only: Yes

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edgewatereater

04/16/2009

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Overall
The Nicest People in the Business

Like all the lakefront, this area is windy. But if you are old and tend to stay inside, so what? But if the weather is good they have beautiful grounds abutting Lincoln Park.

This building is the closest thing to fun a senior can have and we love to go there to visit. There are nice party rooms for private parties. You can do just about anything there from planting to singing to using a computer. I am looking forward to retiring there.

The staff are the sweetest most caring people and there are lots of them around to help.

roldgold

04/17/2008

Provided by Citysearch - 
Overall
The best retirement community in Chicago

When we choose The Breakers at Edgewater Beach for my mother, we had looked at 9 different places. The Breakers outshone them all. Two years later she still loves the place and has made a lot of friends. I don't have to worry because I know she is safe, having fun, and enjoying her own life. My family and I love to go to dinner there because the food is so good. But what really makes the difference is the staff. They are outstanding -- very professional but warm and kind. You can get discounted parking so visiting is easy. My mother no longer drives but she takes their van for errands and shopping. She has even hired The Breakers' limo to take her places. Her beautiful apartment has a fantastic view of the lake. When comparing other retirement homes, we found that you get so much more for your money. Other places we looked at charged a lot more, and don't even have all of the ammenities like a swimming pool and doctor's and dentist's offices right in the building.

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