August 7, 2020

Dear Residents, Families and Friends,

The Illinois Department of Public Health has released revised guidance for Long Term Care Facilities and communities with Assisted Living. Our Leadership Team is reviewing the guidance and will provide an update on any changes to our current protocols as soon as possible.


*AL & MC areas are restricted to essential visitors only. IL residents may have a designated family member visit in their apartment with masks on.*

Please note The Carrington continues to observe the City of Chicago Emergency Travel Order. Outside visitors arriving from states on the emergency travel list will be limited to outdoor visits only. We strongly encourage residents and staff to avoid traveling to these states. Those who do travel to these states are subject to quarantine upon return.

The most recent information available is posted at our Independent Living entrance screening station. Please visit the following websites:

Please email for general questions or comments. For Assisted Living and Memory Care, the best address is For department specific inquiries, please call 847-973-6262 and ask the Concierge to connect you to the appropriate extension.

Previous Updates

Click the links below for previous updates and information from The Carrington:

July 22, 2020

July 14, 2020

July 7, 2020

June 25, 2020

June 19, 2020

June 11, 2020

May 31, 2020

May 7, 2020

April 22, 2020

March 13, 2020


Click the links below for resources from the Illinois Department of Public Health:

Reopening Guidelines: IDPH

Social Distancing Guidelines

Prevention Guidelines