Joshua Arms

Joshua Arms

Visit the new Joshua Arms siteJoshua Arms offers apartment-style living and Supportive Living apartments for individuals with low incomes.

Located in a tree-lined residential area of Joliet, Joshua Arms offers 242 one-bedroom apartments. Of these, 186 are apartment-style living units for seniors 62 and over or people who are mobility impaired. The other 56 units are Supportive Living apartments for seniors 65 and over.

The apartment-style living units include:

  • Stove and refrigerator
  • Mini blinds
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting (in living room and bedroom)
  • Air conditioner
  • Emergency pull cords in bedroom and bathroom
  • A daily check-in system

Residents are responsible for paying their electric, phone and cable bills. Rent is based on their income. Monthly activities and social programming are available to residents.

The supportive-living apartments have the same amenities as the independent-living units, except that they have a microwave/refrigerator unit instead of stove, as residents’ meals are provided in the dining room. Other services included in the monthly fee are:

  • Laundry and housekeeping
  • Medication reminders
  • Personal care assistance
  • Social programming and activities, as well as staff on duty 24 hours per day

The Supportive Living program is funded by the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family services. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify.

In addition, all residents at Joshua Arms can enjoy:

  • A full-service dining room
  • A beauty shop
  • Country store
  • Laundry room
  • TV lounge
  • Private dining room
  • Pleasant, furnished outside patios
  • Bus transportation to local shopping sites
  • Three, full-time social service coordinators to assist residents with services within the community, such as homemaker, transportation and home-delivered meals
  • Paved recreation path

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815/727-6401, ext. 113 TTY: 847/390-1460

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