Ascension Living

Saint Joseph Village

Freeport, IL
Ascension Living Saint Joseph Village

Living Choices and Amenities

Choose from an array of accommodations, services and amenities to suit your needs, wants and lifestyle in a safe, secure and beautiful setting at Ascension Living Saint Joseph Village.

Independent Living

Saint Vincent Center, our supportive living arrangement community, provides a safe environment and caring family atmosphere for mildly intellectually disabled adults age 18 and older. Residents enjoy their independence knowing that a helping hand is right around the corner. Our caring staff helps residents maintain a comfortable and safe lifestyle.

Feel safe while enjoying the services and amenities that allow you to live the lifestyle you want. We have implemented safeguards to help minimize the exposure risks related to COVID-19 for our residents, visitors and staff.In addition to our community living facility, residents also have the option to rent from a landlord in the local community. Staff members provide support and guidance to them in their homes, including transportation, medication monitoring and more.

You can have privacy and independence with peace of mind, too
Benefits of supportive living arrangement
  • Assistance with finding employment and securing social services through the Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Variety of living arrangements – private apartments, shared apartments and group homes
  • Medication monitoring and assistance
  • Free transportation to and from doctor appointments and other activities
  • Affordable transportation also available through Pretzel City Transit
  • Engaging activities with Boy Scouts, Special Olympics and other organizations
  • Travel opportunities

What else is included?
  • Furnished apartments
  • Assistance with grocery shopping and meal preparation
  • Money management and budgeting assistance
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Assisted Living

At Presence Saint Joseph Center Community Living Facility, we believe independence is important for adults with developmental disabilities. Our community living facility is perfect for individuals 18 years and older looking for a secure, comfortable place to live.

We welcome adults living with deficits in three to seven major life skills areas and have an IQ below 55. The seven major life skills areas are: self-care, language, self-direction, mobility, learning, capacity for independent living and financial management.

Licensed by the Illinois Department of Public Health, the Community Living Facility on the campus of Presence Saint Joseph Center is your trusted partner in caring for a loved one with developmental disabilities.
Services and Amenities
  • Private rooms
  • 24-hour staff supervision
  • Daily nursing care
  • Medication monitoring
  • Full schedule of social and entertainment activities
  • Religious services in our beautiful chapel
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Skilled Nursing

Rest assured that when you or your loved one needs more advanced nursing care, our compassionate team is available 24/7 to provide respectful, person-centered care. 
 
The compassionate care team at Ascension Living Saint Joseph Village  is ready to provide your loved one with support ranging from complex wound care to comprehensive therapies, including occupational, physical and speech therapy.

Trust that we will help manage their health - even complex conditions - by working with your loved one, you and the care team to create a comprehensive yet flexible plan for care. The personalized care plan emphasizes quality of life, dignity and comfort goals. Your loved one will be  in control of their days, choosing which services they want and when.
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Services and Amenities
  • 24-hour caring and attentive staff
  • Specially trained nurses and aides
  • Personalized therapy plan
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy in our spacious gym
  • Nu-Step machines for upper and lower extremity strengthening and endurance
  • Specialized cardiac rehabilitation
  • Electrical stimulation and ultrasound for pain management
  • Vital Stim therapy for swallowing difficulties
  • Pneumatic walker
  • Help with bathing, dressing and grooming
  • Home evaluations to make sure your home is safe upon your return
  • Medication reminders and assistance
Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation

Whether for short-term, long-term or ongoing rehabilitation needs, Ascension Living Saint Joseph Village professionals work with you and your healthcare team to define a plan and help you reach your recovery goals.

If you need help to regain strength, flexibility and mobility,and the independence you enjoyed before a recent illness or surgery, our team is here to help. Our personalized care philosophy emphasizes each person’s quality of life, dignity and comfort. In an Ascension Living community you are in control of your days, choosing which services you want and when.

And, you and your loved ones will enjoy a comfortable, homelike setting in a deluxe private room, with ample common spaces to visit with family and catch up with friends. 

We are committed to helping keep you safe while giving you access to services and amenities that allow you to live the lifestyle you want. We have implemented safeguards to help minimize the exposure risks related to COVID-19 for our residents, visitors and staff.

At Ascension Living Saint Joseph Village our goal  is to help you reach your goal. During your stay, you will benefit from professional rehabilitation services and restorative care, in a calm, soothing setting where you can simply focus on healing. 

In addition to physical, occupational and speech-language therapies, our therapy services address memory issues, vision issues, incontinence, brain injury, hand and upper extremity problems, and recovery after stroke.
Rehabilitation
Specialized care:
  • 24-hour caring and attentive staff
  • Specially trained nurses and aides
  • Personalized therapy plan
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy in our spacious gym
  • Nu-Step machines for upper and lower extremity strengthening and endurance
  • Specialized cardiac rehabilitation
  • Electrical stimulation and ultrasound for pain management
  • Vital Stim therapy for swallowing difficulties
  • Pneumatic walker
  • Help with bathing, dressing and grooming
  • Home evaluations to make sure your home is safe upon your return
  • Medication reminders and assistance

Amenities:
  • Deluxe private rooms with daily housekeeping
  • Three meals served daily plus 24-hour snack bar
  • Daily newspaper delivery
  • Free WiFi
  • Flat-screen televisions with cable TV
  • Wellness program
  • Variety of social opportunities, activities and clubs
  • Transportation to local stores, pharmacies and more
  • Full schedule of religious services held in our beautiful on-site chapel
  • Peaceful gardens and outdoor patio
  • Beauty salon and barber shop
  • Plenty of free parking

Adult Day Center

Ascension Living Saint Joseph Village Adult Day Center offers opportunities to meet new people and enjoy fulfilling activities.  Our affordable program may be perfect for older adults who live alone or with loved ones who aren’t available during the day. 

We’re located on the campus of Ascension Living Saint Joseph Village, which also provides short-stay rehabilitation, community living facility, supportive living arrangement and skilled nursing care.
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Services:
  • Open 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • Accessible transportation
  • Breakfast, lunch and snacks
  • Medication monitoring and administration
  • Assistance with personal care needs
  • Personalized exercise program
  • Activities such as shopping trips, community service projects and craft projects
  • Intergenerational programming with children from local schools
  • Interactive games
  • Religious services
  • Financial assistance may be available
ascension living Team

A team member is ready to answer your questions and provide further information on:

  • Living Choices services details
  • Amenities for your interests
  • Living Spaces floor plans and designs
  • Other considerations to make the right community and services decision for you

659 East Jefferson Street
Freeport, IL 60132