3 Assisted Living Facilities near Greenfield, IN

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Greenfield, IN

The Chateau at Sugar Creek Assisted L...

Provides: Assisted Living
5486 W US Hwy 40, Greenfield, IN 46140
"I stayed at Sugar Creek for not even a week and then I went back to my own apartment. I was just not ready, and I’m still very independent. It was very good facility. They had a nice big Rec Hall,..." More

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Springhurst Health Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
628 N Meridian Road, Greenfield, IN 46140
"We went and checked out Springhurst, but there was a waiting list. It's a beautiful facility. The rooms were nice, and the staff all seemed nice. " More

1 Assisted Living Facility near Greenfield, IN

Woodland Terrace of New Palestine

Provides: Assisted Living
4400 Terrace Drive, New Palestine, IN 46163
"Woodland Terrace's single room was beautiful, but very small, and it didn't have a stove. The place was just freshly opened so there weren't a lot of people yet. The dining area was outstanding and..." More

Assisted Living near Greenfield, IN

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Greenfield

  • Review of Springhurst Health Campus

    We went and checked out Springhurst, but there was a waiting list. It's a beautiful facility. The rooms were nice, and the staff all seemed nice. Read more

    LK740845
  • Review of The Chateau at Sugar Creek Assisted Living

    I stayed at Sugar Creek for not even a week and then I went back to my own apartment. I was just not ready, and I’m still very independent. It was very good facility. They had a nice big Rec Hall, ... Read more

    Floyd4
  • Review of Springhurst Health Campus

    My mom was at Springhurst. The rooms were spacious and had private baths. The food was good. All of the staff, except for one, was fine. They were attentive, helpful, and cheerful. However, they wo... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Greenfield

Even though Greenfield is considered to be part of the Indianapolis metropolitan area, it's the kind of small town that holds regular events along Main Street throughout the year. Seniors age 55 and older make up 27.4 percent of the town's 21,709 population, and it's not uncommon to see them driving golf carts in town. The area houses three assisted living facilities to serve its aging population, all of which provide assistance with things like personal grooming, cleaning and eating. Facilities that provide basic nursing care are referred to as residential care facilities, and they are regulated by the Indiana State Board of Health Administrators

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Greenfield

  • Hancock Area Rural Transit (HART) provides transportation by appointment throughout the Greenfield area. Seniors who are going to a non-emergency essential destination, such as a doctor’s appointment, can use the service on a donation-only basis. Seniors over the age of 60 going to a non-essential destination do need to pay a nominal fee. Veterans Transportation Services (VTS) also offers free rides to and from the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center.

  • The overall cost of living in Greenfield is slightly higher than Indiana’s average, but quite a bit lower than the national average. This means that seniors should be able to find reasonable prices on things like health care and groceries.

  • In Indiana, seniors can expect to pay full tax on withdrawals from retirement accounts and income from public and private pensions. However, the state is still considered moderately tax-friendly to seniors because income from Social Security is tax-free.

  • The Greenfield area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Hancock Regional Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • When compared to other cities of about the same size, Greenfield’s crime rate is about average. This means it’s not any more dangerous or safer than similar cities. However, its crime rate is higher than 83 percent of Indiana’s cities and towns.

  • Greenfield, Indiana has fairly moderate summers and cold winters. This could make it difficult for seniors to enjoy outdoor activities on a regular basis.


Paying for Assisted Living in Greenfield

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Indiana

$4,207.00 Greenfield
$4,000.00 US
$3,990.00 Shelbyville
$3,694.00 Noblesville
$3,401.00 Anderson
$3,049.00 Greenwood
$2,871.00 Fishers
$2,789.00 Indianapolis

Assisted Living costs in Greenfield start around $4,207 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Greenfield and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Greenfield

Greenfield area seniors who need help paying for the monthly costs of assisted living can apply for the Regional Care Assistance Program (RCAP). Indiana’s Medicaid Waiver program also helps pay monthly costs for residents residing in RCFs.

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Indiana page.

More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

  • Veterans Benefits
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Reverse Mortgage

For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Indiana page.


Free Assisted Living Resources in Greenfield

Greenfield and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Greenfield

Greenfield-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Indiana are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Indiana page for more information about these laws.