Explore vibrant retirement living right in the heart of River Forest.
Live life to the fullest at The Sheridan at River Forest, a beautifully designed community located on the corner of Chicago and Harlem. Embrace each day with friends and opportunities while living in one of Chicago’s best locations. Seniors and their families will find the lifestyle that fits their needs, from Assisted Living to award-winning Memory Care. We invite you to learn more.
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2021 Architecture & Design Award
We are excited to share that The Sheridan at River Forest has placed second for the 2021 SHN Architecture & Design Awards in the Assisted Living category.
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Rates starting at $4,595/Month*
Beautiful Spaces Designed for Bright Days
Amenities & Entertainment
Enjoy days as vibrant and diverse as you are at The Sheridan at River Forest. We love providing activities, outings, and events that keep you engaged and excited about each day. Seniors looking for a lifestyle that impresses at every turn will feel at home in our welcoming and innovative community.
- Beauty and Barber Shop
- Emergency Call System
- Fitness Equipment
- Business Center/Internet Lounge
- Art Center
- Main Dining Room
- Private Dining Room
- Planned Social Activities
- Cards Room
- Outdoor Patio Area
- Spacious Community Rooms with TV’s and DVD’s
- Mail Room
- Guest Parking
- Smoke-Free Environment
- Pet Friendly
- Walk-In Closets
- Rehabilitation Gym
Our Impressive Atmosphere
Join us in our stunning great room with thoughtful architecture and an open design that invites conversation, imagination, and fun. Explore your passions in our creative art studio or join friends for a drink in our casual bistro. You’ll love days and nights spent in our club room with fireplace and adjoining rooftop patio, showcasing a stunning view of the surrounding skyline. It’s the perfect place to spend time with friends and family whether you’re enjoying the sunshine or newly fallen snow.
Choose from multiple apartment home layouts in our Assisted Living lifestyle, with many offering beautiful views of our property. In our Memory Care neighborhood, residents enjoy bright, secure spaces with views of our manicured courtyard. Our comfortable and friendly community is the perfect place to relax, learn, and socialize, and we take pride in the amenities and services that allow you to live better and more fulfilled.
Residing in River Forest
Located on the corner of Harlem and Chicago, our River Forest location brings you close to a hub of activity and culture. We take particular pride in the historic nature of our neighborhood, with Concordia and Dominican University just a few moments away, and hidden among many of the tree-lined streets are homes designed by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, or you can spend an afternoon taking in Ernest Hemmingway’s birthplace and childhood home. Our welcoming, peaceful neighborhood provides plenty of interesting and inviting places for you to enjoy.
We believe in the ability of pets to make your days brighter. You can bring along your beloved companions to enjoy each day with you at The Sheridan at River Forest, and we do everything to help them feel at home from the first day too!
You should enjoy life to the fullest in every way! At The Sheridan at River Forest, we are committed to creating daily meals that impress and excite through taste, presentation, and atmosphere. Our menus are crafted by culinary professionals that take into account your favorite flavors and nutritional needs to ensure you’ll always find something you’ll love every time you sit down at our tables.
Our dining venues are often the focal point of days in our community. From our elevated dining room to the casual fare in our bistro and bar, we give our residents more choice in how they dine each day. No matter which beautiful space you choose, friends, family, and neighbors often gather to share stories and laughter, which brings more life and light into each day.
We ensure each day is comfortable and convenient for our residents. Our services are specifically tailored to help you live better, with more time for the people, hobbies, and passions you love.
We simplify life for our residents with on-site services such as our 24-hour emergency call response, dedicated maintenance personnel, and a beauty and barbershop built into our community. If you want to get out and enjoy all River Forest has to offer, schedule a ride with our accessible transportation or take advantage of our covered parking, making it simple to grab your car and go.
Therapies and Physicians
You don’t have to leave our community to get the care you deserve. We provide spaces for you to receive physical, speech, and occupational therapy from visiting clinicians and medical professionals. Physicians and podiatrists also stop in for wellness checks, helping you to live confidently in our community, without the hassle of offsite appointments.
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