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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Admissions Requirements

The Admissions Department meets with applicants and/or their family members to provide facility information, tours, and to assess appropriate placement.


The primary requirement for admission to the DuPage Care Center is a need for skilled nursing care. 

Effective November 26, 2013 admittance to Rehabilitation at DuPage and custodial long term care requires at least one (1) year residency within DuPage County prior to admit.  If the applicant does not meet the residency requirement a waiver may be requested.  For questions regarding residency waivers, please contact the admissions office at (630) 784-4315.  

The State of Illinois requires a pre-admission screening of all new residents prior to admission to any skilled nursing facility. Information regarding this requirement can be obtained through DuPage County Senior Services at 630-407-6500; or toll free at 1-800-942-9412.