Albany Care is a 417-bed Intermediate Care Facility dedicated to the Treatment and Recovery of individuals suffering fromchronic mental illnesses.
Albany Care is located in beautiful suburban Evanston, within walking distance of parks, beaches, shopping and public transportation.
Albany Care is licensed by the State of Illinois and is approved for Medicaid, Medicaid Pending and many private insurances.
We treat a variety of mental illnesses in our residential housing setting, including Schizo-Affective Disorder, Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia , as well as those who are dually diagnosed with a mental illness and substance abuse.
Our psych-social rehabilitation programs include anger management, substance abuse groups & medication management.
Albany Care provides a 24 hour, 7 day a week crisis intervention and assessments as part of our admission service.
Our focus is to establish and develop our residents with the tools needed to overcome the challenges presented by their mental illness.
Our staff of licensed nurses, certified nursing assistants, case managers, consulting psychologists and physicians provide confidential assessments and care plans for psychiatric behavioral problems.
Albany Care provides specialized services to individuals with mental illnesses. Our facility is not an institution, but a community; a community dedicated to providing an environment conducive to Recovery. Our focus is to develop and provide the tools needed by our residents to overcome the challenges presented by their mental illness.
Albany Care, located in Evanston, Illinois, provides psychiatric rehabilitation in a residential setting for chronically mentally ill adults, throughout all of the greater Chicagoland area, including, but not limited to Skokie, Niles, Lincolnwood, Northbrook, Wilmette and the North-side of Chicago.
If you are interested in learning more about our programs and services for your loved one please contact our Admissions Office at 847-475-4000.
Positive Changes Coming to Mental Health Rehabilitation in Illinois
The State of Illinois is restructuring its Intermediate Care Facilities for individuals with Mental Illness (ICFMI) into a more treatment & recovery oriented model called SMHRF:
Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Facilities
SMHRF’s can offer several different levels of care which may include a:
*Crisis Stabilization Unit
*Recover Rehabilitation Unit &
*Transitional Living Unit