Enjoy active senior living both on and off our 44-acre living space.

Aerial view of The Oaks at Bartlett exterior

At The Oaks at Bartlett, a retirement  community in the suburbs of Chicago, residents are enjoying a retirement lifestyle they create. 

Spend time alone enjoying coffee with the newspaper. Read in the library. Focus on your health in our fitness center. Pamper yourself in the salon. Enjoy lunch or dinner in our dining room.

Prefer to get involved throughout the community? There are plenty of options for that, too. 

Go to town and shop with a friend. Bring the grandkids to the indoor pool. Start a group and share your knowledge.

No matter what you’d like to do each day, the choices are all yours, and the possibilities are endless.

If you’re hoping to find a community with just the right amount of space, abundant amenities, and care that puts you first, look no further. 

Independent living services and amenities.

A tremendous selection of services and amenities are available to make life feel more carefree while making room for even more fun. Discover just a bit of what you can expect to find.


  • Weekly scheduled housekeeping and laundering of flat linens
  • Maintenance of all residences, appliances, common areas and grounds
  • Flexible dining
  • Complimentary scheduled transportation
  • All utilities paid except telephone and internet
  • Chapel for Mass, Lutheran services, non-denominational services, prayer and quiet reflection


  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Fully equipped fitness center
  • Club and card room
  • Game room
  • Arts and crafts studio
  • Bar/lounge
  • Mini Mart
  • Beauty Salon

Senior living activities.

A variety of activities await to keep you as active, engaged and entertained as you wish to be.

  • Explore our calendar of social, educational, recreational and spiritual activities
  • Gather with a group of residents who meet to play games and enjoy music and entertainment
  • Learn a new hobby
  • Try out a fitness or wellness class
  • Join a club
  • Participate in a social group
  • Get involved in spiritual life and other community activities
  • Enjoy live music over select dinner hours with new friends
  • Attend a happy hour

No matter your interests, we know there is a group waiting for you when you become part of our family. If you don’t see one you love, create your own.

Our vibrant lifestyle among good friends is what makes The Oaks the perfect place to put down roots, create connections, and form new relationships.

Check out our latest Calendar of Activities to see what’s happening at The Oaks this month.

Fulfillment for today.
Security for tomorrow.

Because we are a Life Plan Community, we offer active independent living, with a secure plan for the future. Should your needs change, we are here for you with all levels of care and living, so you can stay in the community you love near the people who care about you.

The Oaks at Bartlett offers an array of care services such as assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing and rehabilitation.

The Oaks at Bartlett | Senior woman sitting in hallway with associate

The Oaks at Bartlett secures your financial future, too. Our community has the unbeatable advantage of providing seniors peace of mind with their finances. Our community offers a 90% refundable entrance fee plan for independent living cottages and apartments. We also offer rental options on select apartments.

Independent living options.

Are you looking for independent living near you that offers the lifestyle you’ve been searching for while helping you relax in your own private space? You’ve found it here. At The Oaks, our two independent living options will suit your needs.


Our spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom independent living apartment floor plans are conveniently attached to the Commons area. Some apartments come with a den or study, while all come with a private balcony or patio.


Our spacious independent living cottages offer plenty of privacy while still keeping you close to our senior living community center. Featuring two bedrooms, a garage, and one floor plan offering a den, there’s sure to be one that fits your preferences.

Want to explore a community
that’s always growing?

Schedule a Visit or Virtual Tour

Ready for more information or to schedule time to visit? The Oaks at Bartlett will provide families different visiting options, such as virtual tours or a phone call, to meet necessary safety restrictions.