Prairie Living at Chautauqua is your affordable assisted living community in Carbondale, Illinois.
Prairie Living at Chautauqua is the only affordable assisted lifestyle community in Jackson County, Illinois.
Designed to serve adults 65 and older of all incomes who may need some help to maintain their independence, the Prairie Living provides a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or struggling alone at home. The community especially benefits those who cannot afford private pay assisted living.
The community is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and is managed by senior living provider BMA Management Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
The affordable assisted living community is located off Chautauqua Rd., about one mile west of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois.
Especially Designed for You
The Prairie Living at Chautaqua affordable assisted living community in Carbondale combines residential apartment home living with the availability of personal assistance, support services and opportunities for residents to enjoy the companionship of friends and neighbors and to participate in social events and programs.
The two-story building features a Frank Lloyd Wright prairie-style design and houses 75 studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments. Each apartment at has its own kitchenette, private bathroom with shower, and emergency response system. Community areas include an activity room, beauty/barber shop, dining room, library, living room with fireplace, patio and television lounge. The library is dedicated to the memory of Illinois Senator Paul Simon.
Certified nurses assistants are on-duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide the personal assistance needed by residents. They work under the direction of the community’s licensed nursing staff.
You can schedule a visit to see all that Prairie Living at Chautaqua in Carbondale, Illinois has to offer by clicking on "Schedule A Visit" on your left or calling us at 618-351-7955.
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