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The 5 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Marion, IN for 2024

Our comprehensive listings and authentic reviews in Marion, IN below include 6 Assisted Living facilities with 70 reviews. On average in Marion, residents and their loved ones rate Assisted Living options 4.13 out of 5 stars.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Marion

Marion is located in the north-central region of Indiana and has over 28,000 residents, nearly 5,000 of whom are aged 65 and over. The city enhances the quality of life for residents of all ages through its diverse park system, which is comprised of over a dozen parks with a combined area of more than 200 acres. Matter Park, the largest and oldest park in the city, offers events in the Gar­dens of Mat­ter Park. The local senior center may take day trips to free events like ice cream socials, plant sales and Christmas Magic in the Gardens.    

Marion has three assisted living facilities, which are governed by the Family and Social Services Agency Division of Aging, as are all such facilities throughout the state. These facilities may also be referred to as residential care facilities and provide supportive services, housing and meals for seniors. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Marion

  • Seniors in Marion who rely solely on Social Security benefits do not pay state income tax, but all other types of retirement income are fully taxed in Indiana. 
  • The Marion area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Marion General Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 
  • Marion has an array of community resources for seniors, including Lifestream Services, Inc., an organization that provides transportation services, congregate meals and wellness programs to area seniors, as well as one senior center.
  • Summers in Marion and long, warm and humid with highs around 83 degrees, and winters are cold with January highs in the low-30s. Seniors may want to ensure that assisted living facilities have individual climate control in bedrooms or apartments. 

Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.

Paying for Assisted Living in Marion

Assisted Living costs in Marion start around $3,214 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 Marion 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.

Cities in Indiana

US

$4,000

Logansport

$3,650

Anderson

$3,570

Muncie

$3,507

Marion

$3,214

Wabash

$3,060

Kokomo

$2,924

Peru

$2,294

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Marion

Qualifying seniors in Marion may have assisted living services covered by one of Indiana's state-funded programs, including the Indiana Residential Care Assistance ProgramMedicaid and the Medicaid Aged and Disabled 1915 (c) waiver program.    

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

Financial Assistance in Indiana

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 Marion

Marion 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.

To see a list of free assisted living resources in Marion, please visit our Assisted Living in Indiana page.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Marion

Marion-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.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Indiana

Reviews of Communities Nearby

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LKF

I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident

Review of Colonial Oaks Retirement Community

For 3 years there has been problems with poor quality and decent meals. Cold food, running out of food, they built a new kitchen and still the same problems occur. Most residents end up cooking...

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TennesseeMike

I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident

Review of Colonial Oaks Retirement Community

When it came time for mom to enter an assisted living facility, I chose Colonial Oaks Retirement Community. I will forever be glad that I did. Mom entered the facility at the beginning of the...

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Linda

I visited this facility

Review of The Wyndmoor Marion

The Wyndmoor Marion looked very clean. We didn't detect any odors or anything like that, and the residents that we saw were pleasant. The staff was also pleasant, and the rooms were adequate. The...

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