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Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing Assisted Living
5-STAR SENIOR LIVING IN CHICAGO HEIGHTS
Located in Illinois, the new Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing, our senior living location in Chicago Heights, offers resort-style living at an affordable rate. Our Chicago Senior Living community is licensed for Supportive Living, an innovative model designed by the State of Illinois to provide affordable supported living services to seniors 65 and over.
DESIGNED WITH YOU IN MIND
Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing allows residents to maintain an active lifestyle with the ease of maintenance-free living, security, wellness programs, medication assistance, and gourmet chef-prepared meals offered three times a day in a beautiful dining room overlooking Bob Leuder Baseball Fields.
PICTURE A LIFE OF INDEPENDENCE
Our Chicago Heights Assisted Living community has 144 private senior living apartments available with a selection of spacious studio and one-bedroom floor plan arrangements. Each apartment is complete with a kitchenette area including a microwave and refrigerator. Our community is well designed with common area spaces for playing cards or pool with family and friends, reading a favorite novel in our cozy library, or just relaxing in our courtyard on a nice summer day while watching a youth baseball game.
CARE THAT’S ALWAYS THERE
Our Supportive Living residents and residents’ families receive valuable peace of mind knowing that we go above and beyond in providing individualized care services. Weekly housekeeping is provided with daily wellbeing checks and personalized service plans to meet individual’s needs. Laundry equipment is provided on each floor and a complimentary weekly service is included in your monthly fee. Our community is staffed 24 hours a day and has a host of security systems from fire prevention to an emergency distress call system.
The location of Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing is not only convenient to places like St. James Hospital and the Park District but also First Midwest Bank and CVS Pharmacy. We are across the street from Hap Bruno Field and Bloom High School. Our Chicago Assisted Living community is located at a historic crossroads of Route 1 (Chicago Rd.) and US Route 30 (Lincoln Highway).
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Dining at Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing
Live Well, Dine Well
Allow our professionally trained service staff to present you with delicious dishes made from locally sourced ingredients for breakfast, lunch and dinner. At Senior Lifestyle, dining is an integral part of the resident experience, and we do everything we can to delight you with a personalized dining experience.
Dining Directors and Executive Chefs meet with residents to discuss and incorporate enhancements to the menu, special requests, favorite recipes or foods, and unless otherwise specified by state regulations we offer therapeutic diets such as reduced concentrated sweets, mechanical soft and purée. Residents can select healthy, locally sourced options based on the nutritional information, or they can simply opt to choose their favorites. And we always encourage residents and relatives to make special arrangements when expecting a family visit!
Services at Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing
Our Service Culture Makes the Difference
It’s the service culture at every Senior Living community that sets us apart. Our experienced, highly trained staff find everyday fulfillment as they help residents live life to the fullest. Below you will find the services and amenities available that are specific to this location, organized by lifestyle option.
- Restaurant-style service for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
- Cuisine prepared with seasonal, locally sourced ingredients
- Weekly Housekeeping
- On-Site Maintenance Personnel
- Personal Laundry
- Availability of Professional Service Staff 24-hours per day
- Availability of trained clinical staff 24-hours per day
- Basic Cable
- Personalized Care Plans
- 24-Hour Emergency Call Response
- Daily Up and About Check
- Nutritious Snacks available throughout the day
- Beauty and Barber Shop
- Emergency Call System
- Rehabilitation Gym
- Business Center (Computers, Copy Machine, Fax, Etc.)
- Art Center
- Main Dining Room
- Private Dining Room
- Fitness Center
- Cards Room
- Billiards Room
- Grandkids Game Room
- Walking Path
- Mail Room
- Reserved Resident Parking
- Guest Parking
- Smoke-Free Environment
- Individually Controlled Heat and Air
Points of Interest
Senior Lifestyle communities are located near many cultural, culinary and spiritual points of interest. We encourage residents to explore their local communities however they like. We arrange for scheduled trips to local markets, theaters and more, but we also love it when residents create their own trips!
Points of interest near this Senior Lifestyle community include:
- St. Pauls
- St. Agnes
- Flossmore Comm. Church
- St. James Chicago heights
- St. James Olympia Fields
- St. Margarets, Dyer IN
- Pace on site
- Chicago Heights Park District
- Bloom Township Senior Center
- Olympia Plaza
- Lincoln Mall
- Marcus Cinema
- Prairie State College
Floor plans at Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing
Programs at Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing
Stop Dreaming—Start Doing!
Senior Living communities thrive because many of our residents are curious, interesting individuals who love to collaborate with their neighbors and our staff. They consistently make brilliant suggestions for interesting new programs and clubs, which we are more than happy to make a reality. We empower every resident to continue to grow, connect, move, and create at their own pace.
Executive Bio for Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing
KC has worked in the senior living industry for 2 years and the healthcare industry just short of a decade. KC received her MBA at Western Governors University and received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Secondary Education Certificate at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville. KC previously worked as the Sales and Marketing Director for a senior community and hospice organization. Before entering the senior housing industry KC was a high school teacher for 10 years.
KC’s favorite part about her job is seeing smiles on residents’ faces and being able to provide peace of mind to the families of residents. KC loves working with her staff in order to provide leadership and coaching so everyone can strive to improve daily interactions with residents and each other.
According to KC, what makes Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing special is the passion and care that resonates from the staff that choose to serve our residents. KC says that Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing is a place of good food, fun and friendship. KC and staff strive to make each day a pleasant experience for the residents.
KC enjoys spending time with her family and vacationing to warm climates with beaches & palm trees. KC says she and her family are new to the world of travel sports and she spends many hours and days being a sports mom.
Awards for Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing
AND THE AWARD GOES TO…
Since Senior Lifestyle was founded in 1985, our skilled and compassionate team has been helping Senior Living residents learn, grow, and connect in ways they never expected. The best part is that we learn from our residents even more than they learn from us, which might explain why our programs and services continue to evolve and improve every year. As a result of our high level of service, we’ve received official recognition over the years. While we are proud of these awards, our passion for what we do continues to drive us to improve every single day.
Testimonials for Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing
We can talk all day about how great our communities are, but we think you should hear from people who have experienced first-hand how we offer an unmatched quality of life at every senior living community.
“Prairie Green has been a wonderful home for my mother. She has a beautiful apartment. The staff is friendly and helpful. The decor is modern and bright. She is provided with three meals a day, a safe environment and scheduled activities throughout the day. OT and PT are available on site. Our community of Chicago Heights is fortunate to have this wonderful facility.” – Sharon
“Please tour this new facility in the South Suburbs if you are searching for a place that a loved one can call home. It is beautiful and encompasses all that I wished for my Mom. A caring community, dedicated compassionate staff, the opportunity to socialize with peers and the opportunity to participate in a multitude of activities for the health of your body and mind.” – Lulu
Save $1,000 on Moving Expenses!*
Senior Lifestyle is here to lessen the load. That’s why we’re offering $1,000 off your moving expenses for move-ins prior to 12/31. We take pride in making everyday a happy day. This even includes moving day.
Request more info to receive a coupon for $1,000 off your Moving Expenses. Print out the $1,000 off coupon and bring it with you when you visit the community!
*Participating communities only. Limited-time offer applicable to new residents only and must be presented at the time of deposit.request info