“I don’t worry about anything here, to tell you the truth.”
– Linda Kuchel, The Moorings resident

Experience The Moorings

Located on a beautifully landscaped, 45-acre campus in the heart of Chicago’s northwest suburbs, The Mooring of Arlington Heights offers gracious, independent senior living in a country-like setting.

This senior living campus combines a quiet country ambiance with a genuine small-town neighborliness while offering endless opportunities for social and intellectual engagement. Best of all, it all comes backed by Presbyterian Homes’ renowned continuum of care.

Independent Living at The Moorings

With all the latest amenities, our bright and airy residences are a blank canvas for you to express your own personal style within a warm and welcoming community. Located on the former site of Magnus Farm, The Moorings’ historic round barn and beautifully landscaped grounds are familiar landmarks in the Arlington Heights area.

Best of all, each residence is maintenance-free. Every villa and apartment home at The Moorings offers its own appeal and unique floor plan, available garages, space for gardening, and more. The apartments offer easy access to all the campus common areas including the dining rooms, fitness center, and library. Plus, you’ll have access to our full continuum of care for as long as you live here. And even if your financial situation changes through no fault of your own, you can apply to the Geneva Foundation for financial support.

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Independent Living at The Moorings

With all the latest amenities, our bright and airy residences are a blank canvas for you to express your own personal style within a warm and welcoming community. Located on the former site of Magnus Farm, The Moorings’ historic round barn and beautifully landscaped grounds are familiar landmarks in the Arlington Heights area.

Best of all, each residence is maintenance-free. Every villa and apartment home at The Moorings offers its own appeal and unique floor plan, available garages, space for gardening, and more. The apartments offer easy access to all the campus common areas including the dining rooms, fitness center, and library. Plus, you’ll have access to our full continuum of care for as long as you live here. And even if your financial situation changes through no fault of your own, you can apply to the Geneva Foundation for financial support.

Independent Living Floor Plans

The Elm
One bedroom apartment

Black and white floor plan of The Elm apartment with one bedroom

The Willow
Two bedroom apartment

Black and white floor plan of two-bedroom Willow apartment

The Hickory
Two bedroom villa

Black and white floor plan of The Hickory apartment

The Oak
Two bedroom villa with den

Black and white floor plan of The Oak apartment

Assisted Living at The Moorings

For those who cherish their independence but need a little assistance to enjoy life to the fullest, The Highlands Assisted Living at The Moorings of Arlington Heights makes life a little easier and safer. This assisted living community offers personalized levels of care and access to services including short-term rehabilitation, skilled nursing care, and specialized memory support when you need them.

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Assisted Living at The Moorings

For those who cherish their independence but need a little assistance to enjoy life to the fullest, The Highlands Assisted Living at The Moorings of Arlington Heights makes life a little easier and safer. This assisted living community offers personalized levels of care and access to services including short-term rehabilitation, skilled nursing care, and specialized memory support when you need them.

Assisted Living Floor Plans

The Mulberry
Studio Apartment

Black and white floor plan of studio apartment

The Sycamore
One Bedroom Apartment

Black and white floor plan of one bedroom apartment

The Juniper
Deluxe One Bedroom Apartment

Black and white floor plan of one bedroom apartment

Memory Support at The Moorings

The Highlands Memory Support is a beautiful environment specifically designed to meet the needs of residents with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia. We provide dignified state-of-the-art activities using a person-center technology system called Never 2 Late. This system can adapt activities to meet each of our residents’ abilities and increase their cognitive stimulation.

Our residents can improve their socialization and quality of life by taking advantage of amenities available such as our chapel, wellness clinic, therapy services, walking paths, meditation garden, and so much more.

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Memory Support at The Moorings

The Highlands Memory Support is a beautiful environment specifically designed to meet the needs of residents with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia. We provide dignified state-of-the-art activities using a person-center technology system called Never 2 Late. This system can adapt activities to meet each of our residents’ abilities and increase their cognitive stimulation.

Our residents can improve their socialization and quality of life by taking advantage of amenities available such as our chapel, wellness clinic, therapy services, walking paths, meditation garden, and so much more.

Skilled Nursing at The Moorings

Our skilled nursing staff specialize in the care of older adults and respond to the health care needs of each resident. Every nurse completes a comprehensive assessment of each resident and then creates an individual care plan, based on input from the resident and their family. Our registered nurses then lead multi-disciplinary teams who deliver the care outlined. Residents also enjoy activities like pet therapy visits, arts and crafts, group games, and more.

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Skilled Nursing at The Moorings

Our skilled nursing staff specialize in the care of older adults and respond to the health care needs of each resident. Every nurse completes a comprehensive assessment of each resident and then creates an individual care plan, based on input from the resident and their family. Our registered nurses then lead multi-disciplinary teams who deliver the care outlined. Residents also enjoy activities like pet therapy visits, arts and crafts, group games, and more.

Respite Care at The Moorings

When you want expert care for your loved one and time to give yourself a break from caregiving, respite care at The Moorings may be the right answer. You’ll have the peace of mind that your loved one is receiving the best possible care.

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Respite Care at The Moorings

When you want expert care for your loved one and time to give yourself a break from caregiving, respite care at The Moorings may be the right answer. You’ll have the peace of mind that your loved one is receiving the best possible care.

Rehabilitation and Therapy at The Moorings

In the Health Care Center at The Moorings of Arlington Heights, rehab begins with a team of experienced nurses, therapists, and physicians assembled just for you. Your team will be there for you during your entire time with us. They help you get to work, but they do more than simply guide you through your therapy activities.

They build a strong bond with you, supporting you when things are difficult, making plan adjustments when they’re needed, encouraging you when you’re a little down, and celebrating with you when you make a breakthrough.

Dining at The Moorings

Surveys have shown that one of the top three criteria for those choosing a Life Plan retirement community is delicious, high-quality meals. At The Moorings at Arlington Heights, our professionally trained chefs, kitchen staff, and servers are proud to offer you an exceptional dining experience designed around your tastes.

From familiar down-home favorites to our healthy dining alternatives, everything we serve is designed to delight your palate. Plus, you’re always free to dine wherever, whenever, and with whomever you wish.

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SAMPLE MENU

In a typical week, you may choose from the Sunday brunch buffet and these menu offerings:

MAIN DINING ROOM

ENTRÈE CHOICES:

  • Filet Mignon
  • Shrimp Scampi
  • Honey Dijon Garlic Chicken
  • Steakhouse Burger
  • Sweet and Sour Salmon
  • Mahi Mahi

SALAD CHOICES

  • Classic Cobb Salad
  • Tomato Wedge Salad
  • Moorings Salad

SMALL PLATE CHOICES

  • The Reuben
  • Chicken Salad Pita
  • Turkey Avocado Club
  • Pulled Pork Sliders

ALWAYS AVAILABLE

  • Homemade Soup of the Day

DESSERTS

  • Frozen Yogurt
  • Assorted Fresh-Baked Cookies
  • Assorted Pies and Cakes
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Ice Cream
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man gardening
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Amenities at The Moorings

Life at The Moorings is all about your preferences, interests, and goals. That’s why we offer the CHOICES wellness program, allowing you to choose the opportunities that suit you best. Options include social, physical, intellectual, spiritual, environmental, emotional, and community-focused activities and events. You’ll also find these amenities:

  • A full continuum of health care services
  • Maintenance-free living in our villas and apartments
  • On-campus health care center
  • Chapel
  • Campus common areas with dining rooms and library
  • Fitness center with pools, exercise equipment, and personal trainers
  • Two lakes with walking paths and green space

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