Short-Term Senior Living in River Forest at The Sheridan at River Forest

The Sheridan at River Forest offers short-term care to local River Forest seniors. Whether you’re a prospective resident wanting to check out our community before moving in or a caregiver who needs some extra assistance, we’re here to help and offer our community to you.

Activities and Programs

Our programming calendars are catered to residents’ passions and abilities. Our guest residents are welcomed with open arms to join our community events. Benefits include:

  • Access to all of the daily programming relevant to the chosen resident lifestyle option
  • Take advantage of our vibrant, award winning amenities and entertainment spaces
  • An impressive art center for our residents to express their creativity
  • Join other residents in shared social activities every day

Dining Experience

Dining is a pillar of our community experience! Our dining room is the perfect place to meet new friends and engage with fellow residents throughout the day. Our short-term residents can expect:

  • Access to our community’s dining amenities 
  • Delicious and nutritious snacks throughout the day
  • Meet friends in our casual bistro and bar or join them for a distinguished meal in our main dining room
  • Full, restaurant style dining service hosted by our professional culinary experts
  • Menu options catered to our residents’ favorite tastes

Health and Wellness

Our short-term care services are designed to let residents live independently, with some added assistance should they need it. Residents can expect some or all of our health & wellness services below during their stay:

  • Personalized care plans during your stay
  • Help with activities of daily daily (ADL)
  • Visiting medical professionals such as physicians, podiatrists, and clinicians
  • Regular wellness checks
  • 24-hour emergency call response
  • 24-hour nursing staff


We take care of the necessities of daily living so that you can enjoy your time in our community. Our short-term residents can expect the same service offerings as our residents of their chosen lifestyle service. This may include some or all of the below:

  • Convenience your life with our friend concierge service that can arrange transportation throughout community
  • Take advantage of our covered parking spaces to avoid the pesky snow and ice
  • Tidying up of apartment home
  • Housekeeping services
  • Linen and laundry services
  • On-site maintenance for residents’ convenience
  • A barber shop and beauty salon within our community space

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