Extraordinary Experiences: Life In Assisted Living at The Commons

As you consider your next steps in retirement, picture a place where an independent lifestyle seamlessly intertwines with personalized support. At Central Baptist Village, we’ve enhanced assisted living to provide a vibrant community experience tailored precisely to your needs and preferences.

Journey with us through The Commons, our assisted living neighborhood where residents cultivate deep connections and embrace a vibrant lifestyle brimming with fulfillment. 

Embrace our comfortable surroundings and thrive

Discovering the right assisted living residence means finding a space that feels like home—one that offers both comfort and an independent lifestyle. 

At Central Baptist Village, our assisted living floor plans are designed with your needs in mind, providing spacious accommodations filled with natural light and featuring essential accommodations for a fulfilling lifestyle.

Each of our six distinctive floor plans offers:

  • Open and inviting layouts that promote a sense of belonging
  • Abundant natural light that enhances well-being and creates a cheerful atmosphere
  • Safety features, like grab bars and emergency call systems, for peace of mind
  • Kitchenettes and living spaces designed for personalized comfort and convenience
  • Accessible bathrooms that accommodate an independent lifestyle and provide privacy

Rely on progressive assistance tailored to your needs

At Central Baptist Village, we understand that as life progresses, so do your needs. That’s why we’re proud to offer progressive assistance in The Commons, ensuring you receive the right level of support precisely when you need it so you can make CBV your home for life.

Various care packages and à la carte services ensure that you receive just the right level of care and attention while maintaining as much independence as possible.

  • Daily bedmaking
  • Weekly housekeeping and laundry
  • Assistance with grooming, dressing, and bathing
  • Medication administration
  • Nursing support
  • Priority access to higher levels of care, including three tiers of memory support

Improve your total body wellness

We’re deeply committed to promoting holistic wellness that goes beyond traditional fitness programs by recognizing that each individual has their own set of fitness goals, varying levels of fitness, and diverse exercise preferences.

Here are some ways we help residents on their path to wellness:

  • Services tailored to individual fitness needs and preferences with a customized fitness approach to help improve residents’ strength, mobility, and overall well-being
  • State-of-the-art fitness center equipped with low-impact, total-body exercise equipment
  • All fitness programs, fitness center, and sessions with our Fitness Specialist are offered free of charge to residents
  • Comprehensive rehabilitation program staffed by dedicated professionals, including physical, speech, and occupational therapists

Nurture your spiritual wellness

We recognize that spiritual wellness is an integral part of overall well-being. Through our robust faith programs, interdenominational worship services, and personalized spiritual support, we strive to create an environment where residents can deepen their connections to faith, community, and themselves.

Here’s how Central Baptist Village nourishes your faith:

  • Spiritual services, including Catholic Mass and Eucharist
  • Rosary, Bible study, prayer groups, and devotions to connect with others through faith
  • Interdenominational worship services that foster unity and inclusivity
  • Private spiritual counsel with Chaplain Mike Weber, a guiding presence in our faith programs

Experience dining at its finest

Enjoy delicious meals served with care and attention to detail. Our culinary team is dedicated to providing memorable dining experiences and will gladly adjust meals and offer food substitutions to cater to residents with lactose, gluten, nut, and other allergies or dietary restrictions.

These are just a few ways our residents enjoy dining at The Commons:

  • Pop-up culinary events
  • Classic comfort foods and culinary delights
  • Educational cooking demonstrations with Chef Charles and his culinary team
  • Two dining venues
  • Multiple outdoor eating areas

Engage and reconnect with nature

Here, nature becomes an extension of our community, offering residents a tranquil retreat to relax, recharge, and reconnect with the world around them year-round.

Here’s what you’ll find when you explore our outdoor spaces:

  • Lush greenery, calming water features, and beautiful flowers 
  • Community container gardens
  • Accessible pathways with benches
  • Inviting seating areas, including a gazebo
  • Abundant social spaces – both indoors and outdoors

Unwind in the cozy library

Our cozy library is a haven of literary delight. Indulge in classic novels that have captivated readers for generations, or explore the latest bestsellers brimming with fresh perspectives.

Beyond the overflowing bookshelves, discover:

  • Comfortable armchairs and a reading table
  • Inviting reading nooks and quiet spaces
  • Generous windows for natural light
  • A diverse collection of books and audiobooks
  • Book club meetings and author talks

Unleash creativity in the arts and crafts studio

Our community is more than just a place to live; it’s a welcoming gathering space where residents come together to connect and create beautiful artwork and incredible memories.

Whether you’re an experienced artist or trying your hand at something new, our supportive environment at The Commons at Central Baptist Village helps your creativity shine:

  • An arts and crafts studio that allows you to explore your passions and learn new skills
  • A resident art gallery to display your work
  • Group classes and activities to share and collaborate with
  • Fun and engaging art collaborations with our staff

Enrich your retirement each day

We believe in fostering connections that enrich the lives of our residents and extend beyond our walls. Our vibrant life-enrichment programs offer a diverse array of events and activities designed to engage, inspire, and bring people together.

These are a few of the ways our residents connect with each other and the surrounding community of Norridge, IL:

  • Events include community car shows, craft fairs, and lawn parties, where we open our doors to the public
  • Intergenerational programs and events that bring residents together with local schools and church groups
  • Collaboration with esteemed local organizations 
  • Group outings to explore the surrounding area and connect with our neighbors

Ready to discover a new chapter of care?

Central Baptist Village goes beyond traditional assisted living, offering peace of mind for today and a promising future filled with well-being and joy. 
We invite you to experience The Commons firsthand. Contact us online or call us at 708-515-4856 to tour our comfortable and inviting living spaces, get to know our wonderful residents, and discover the dynamic activities and programs designed to enrich and inspire your retirement. We can’t wait to meet you!