Presence Life Connections

Back home. Quickly.


Presence Saint Joseph Center-community-living-facilityAfter hip or knee surgery, illness or injury, you or a family member may need additional personal therapy outside the hospital. Presence Saint Joseph Center can help get you back home. Quickly.

Ideally located in a tranquil setting yet close to major Freeport roads, Presence Saint Joseph Center is easily accessible. In addition to short-stay rehabilitation, we also offer skilled nursing care, an adult day center, supportive living arrangement and community living facility as well as respite stays.

We want you to enjoy life while you’re here recovering. We offer comfortable rooms and plenty of places to recover in peace. Enjoy three delicious meals a day, cooked from scratch, as well as nutritious snacks. And with a full schedule of religious services in our beautiful on-site chapel, your spiritual needs will be met as well.

When can short-stay rehabilitation help?

  • Post-surgical recovery
  • Joint replacement rehabilitation
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Stroke care and recovery

Specialized care:

  • 24-hour caring and attentive staff
  • Specially trained nurses and aides
  • Personalized therapy plan
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy in our spacious gym
  • Nu-Step machines for upper and lower extremity strengthening and endurance
  • Specialized cardiac rehabilitation
  • Electrical stimulation and ultrasound for pain management
  • Vital Stim therapy for swallowing difficulties
  • Pneumatic walker
  • Help with bathing, dressing and grooming
  • Home evaluations to make sure your home is safe upon your return
  • Medication reminders and assistance


  • Deluxe private rooms with daily housekeeping
  • Three meals served daily plus 24-hour snack bar
  • Daily newspaper delivery
  • Free WiFi
  • Flat-screen televisions with cable TV
  • Wellness program
  • Variety of social opportunities, activities and clubs
  • Transportation to local stores, pharmacies and more
  • Full schedule of religious services held in our beautiful on-site chapel
  • Peaceful gardens and outdoor patio
  • Beauty salon and barber shop
  • Plenty of free parking

Get in touch.

We look forward to meeting you. Call 815.232.6181 to learn more, or schedule a tour online.

Presence Life Connections adheres to the Federal government’s Open Admission and Nondiscrimination Policy.


Schedule a Tour

Come experience carefree senior living and personalized care. We have many excellent locations to pick from. We’re happy to help you find the perfect fit. Call us today at 855.789.7399 or complete the form below to schedule your tour.
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