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The Heritage of Des Plaines

800 South River Road,
Des Plaines, IL 60016
The Heritage of Des Plaines
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The Heritage of Des Plaines, located in Des Plains, Illinois, provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable living environment to call home. Brookdale Living's Des Plains, Illinois community delivers Inspired Independent Living, with the promise of Exceptional Experiences Everyday. In choosing this community, our residents have made a conscious lifestyle decision designed to deliver enhanced opportunities for pursuing health and life fulfillment through the exceptional independent and assisted living services, amenities, and opportunities we offer. And, the residents at The Heritage of Des Plaines can rest assured that as their needs change, we provide a variety of ancillary services and a Personalized Assisted Living environment that encourages residents to continue to live as they please while respecting individual preferences.

Optimum Life® and Celebrations provide an all-encompassing way of life that touches the lives of the residents of this Des Plains, Illinois independent and assisted living community, their families, and associates alike. Optimum Life® is a journey of self discovery including services, features, and benefits that allow each resident to pursue their peak level of health, wholeness and fulfillment while balancing six key dimensions of personal wellness: emotional, intellectual, physical, social, spiritual and purposeful. As part of Optimum Life®, the mission of The Heritage of Des Plaines is to encourage our independent and assisted living residents to celebrate life each day. Inspired dining and vibrant lifestyle activities come together in our Celebrations program filling the monthly calendar at Brookdale Living' Des Plains, Illinois community with themed experiences, special events, and group activities that highlight different cultures and cuisines in a common venue of camaraderie.

Please Note: Some rates shown are “all inclusive” rates, please contact the community directly for specific pricing details and what is included in the monthly service fees.

Housing Type

Independent Living, Assisted Living

Payment Options

Private Pay

Minimum Monthly Rate

$1,850/ month

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The Heritage of Des Plaines
800 South River Road
Des Plaines, IL

Additional Features


  • Bank
  • Beauty/Barber Shop
  • Concierge Service
  • Daily Towel Service
  • Exercise and Wellness programs
  • Full styling services for men and women
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Linen Service
  • Maintenance Service
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Personal Care Services
  • Personal Shopping Service
  • Pet Care
  • Postal Services
  • Salon
  • Salon & Spa
  • Scheduled Transportation
  • Wellness Program


  • 24 Hour Staff
  • Balcony
  • Billiard Tables
  • Billiards Room
  • Cable
  • Casual atmosphere
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Convenience Store
  • Daily Check-in System
  • Dining Room
  • Elegant Dining Room
  • Emergency Response System
  • Exercise Room
  • Family Dining Room
  • Family Room
  • Family Style Dining
  • Fitness Room
  • Free Laundry Room
  • Full Kitchen
  • Game Room
  • General Store
  • Heated Pool
  • Individually Controlled Heat and A/C
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Laundry Room
  • Library
  • Library with Internet Access
  • Meal Plan
  • Pet Friendly
  • Private Dining Room
  • Private Room w/ Refrigerator
  • Pub
  • Resident Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Restaurant Dining
  • Restaurant-style Dining
  • Rose Garden & Raised Garden Beds
  • Social Activities Room
  • Social Events Hall
  • Spacious Apartments
  • Spacious Common Area
  • Swimming Pool
  • Telephone
  • Wall-to-Wall Carpeting
  • Whirlpool Spa
  • Window Treatments


  • Arts and Crafts
  • Bridge
  • Family Events
  • Lectures & Discussions
  • Planned Leisure & Social Events
  • Recreational Activities
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