32 Assisted Living Facilities near Munster, IN

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Munster, IN

Assisted Living at Hartsfield Village

Provides: Assisted Living
10000 Columbia Avenue, Munster, IN 46321
"The staff is very responsive. My room has a bedroom, a living room, a kitchenette, and a bathroom. The food is very good almost all the time. They have a number of different kinds of activities,..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Waterford Estates Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
17400 Kedzie Ave, Hazel Crest, IL 60429
"Waterford Estates Senior Living was nice and clean. It reminds me of stepping into a nice hotel; it has that feel. The rooms that we saw were nice and we saw some with balconies. There was also a..." More

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Caring Star 2020

Residences at Deer Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
401 U.S. 30, Schererville, IN 46375
"We really like Residences at Deer Creek. They have a nice facility. They have a lot of options for the residents in terms of what to eat. It is restaurant-style dining, so they can order what they..." More

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Sunrise of Flossmoor

Provides: Assisted Living
19715 Governors Highway, Flossmoor, IL 60422
"I have resided at Sunrise for almost 3 years and have never regretted my choice. Due to the effects of a severe stroke, my husband and I decided that my move to an assisted living facility should..." More

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Clarendale of Schererville

Provides: Assisted Living
7770 Burr St., Schererville, IN 46375
"Nice Open rooms, Friendly Staff, and an amazing movie room and activity rooms." More

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Caring Star 2016

Victory Centre of River Oaks

Provides: Assisted Living
1370 Ring Rd, Calumet City, IL 60409
"I liked Victory Centre. The place looked nice and had a nice, helpful staff member who went out of her way to help us. They had game nights, church service, and golf. The rooms were nice and looked..." More

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Charter Senior Living of Hazel Crest

Provides: Assisted Living
3701 W 183rd Strert, Hazel Crest, IL 60429
"I went to Charter Senior Living of Hazel Crest. It's nice because the staff really assists the clients with their needs. They do activities with them. Someone is always there when the residents go..." More

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Virginia Place

Provides: Assisted Living
8253 Virginia Street, Merrillville, IN 46410
"We looked at the one-bedroom and studio apartment in Virginia Place, and they did a very nice tour of it. The staff was very nice, very gracious, professional, and answered all of my questions...." More

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Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields

Provides: Assisted Living
3633 Breakers Drive, Olympia Fields, IL 60461
"My mother was at Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields for four years. She was there from November 2016 to September of 2020. She moved to assisted living for a week. It was expensive. She's quite capable..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
4150 W. Gatling Boulevard, Country Club Hills, ...
"This facility made is so much easier to transition my mother from living on her own to assisted living. The entire staff is professional and very friendly and made my mother feel at home the minute..." More

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Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
1040 Dixie Highway, Chicago Heights, IL 60411
"I liked Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing. Their apartments were beautiful. They had bathroom facilities and a little kitchen area that my sister could use; even the studio apartment was lovely. The..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Prairie Green at Fay’s Point

Provides: Assisted Living
1546 West Water Street, Blue Island, IL 60406
"We visited Prairie Green at Fay's Point. It was very clean, the people were friendly, and it would have worked out, but my father-in-law decided not to go. We met the cook and the administrator,..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Victory Centre of South Chicago

Provides: Assisted Living
3251 East 92nd Street, Chicago, IL 60617
"This place is just wonderful My dad is so happy and I feel so much better knowing that my dad is safe and In good hands This place is safe all around and extra clean The food is also just..." More

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Elevate South Holland

Provides: Assisted Living
16300 Louis Ave, South Holland, IL 60473
"Holland Home is a nice place. My mother is in assisted living and I like it. The staff is professional. I haven't seen anything wrong as of yet. I like the director. It's clean and the food is..." More

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Victory Centre of Park Forest

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Main St, Park Forest, IL 60466
"Victory Centre of Park Forest was absolutely fantastic. One building was for the assisted living and the other was for the independent living. The rent was based on your income. They gave me a tour..." More

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Victory Centre of Roseland

Provides: Assisted Living
10450 South Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60628
"The way Victory Centre of Roseland was laid out was very nice. The apartments are beautiful and everybody seemed to be interested in what was going on with the residents. It was very nice, and the..." More

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St James Manor & Villas

Provides: Assisted Living
1251 E Richton Rd, Crete, IL 60417
"Assisted Living The Villas Assisted living offers individualized services with a wide array of activities and amenities tailored to each individual’s interests and abilities. Our residents enjoy..." More

Cedarhurst of Dyer Opening Summer 2021

Provides: Assisted Living
1763 Calumet Ave., Dyer, IN 46311
"We started Cedarhurst of Dyer to provide truly person-directed care, taking the time to know and work with each resident as an individual and providing them with care that’s as unique as they are...." More

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Towne Centre

Provides: Assisted Living
7250 Arthur Blvd, Merrillville, IN 46410
"I visited the Towne Centre to see my grandma and my great aunt. It was a great place. Everything was up to date and clean. The staff was very kind, very nice, and courteous. They took very good..." More

St. Anthony of Lansing

Provides: Assisted Living
3025 Spring Lake Drive,, Lansing, IL 60438
"I moved my 95 year old mother to St. Anthony a month ago. She didn't want to leave her home of 25 years so the transition was challenging. So far she likes it! She likes her apartment, the staff,..." More

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Royal Estates Assistive Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1515 E. 154th Street, Dolton, IL 60419
"While in the Dolton area, we made a stop at the Dorchester Senior Center. Even though we didn't have an appointment, the staff was friendly and accommodating. The fountain on the main grounds had..." More

Belvedere Senior Housing

Provides: Assisted Living
343 E 90th Dr, Merrillville, IN 46410
"We have chosen Belvedere Senior Housing in Merrillville for mom. It's clean and updated. It's a brand new facility, and they've got very helpful staff and happy residents. They had studios and..." More

Spring Mill Health Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
101 West 87th Avenue, Merrillville, IN 46410
"Spring Mill Health Campus was excellent. The rooms were very clean and had up-to-date furniture. The food was very delicious. The staff explained everything very clearly and knew her business. She..." More

Kelly Home Healthcare, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
3325 W 183rd St, Homewood, IL 60430
"Kelly was used for home care for my mother in 2005. At the time we did not know that she was in the early stages of Alzheimer's. At first we had the Aides come in to be with here during the day...." More

Park Place Health & Wellness Center

Provides: Assisted Living
10820 Park Place, Saint John, IN 46373
"My mother is a resident at Park Place in St. John. We moved her from another facility & the difference is astounding. Kimberly was so attentive in finding the style of room my mother wanted..." More

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Hammond-whiting Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1000 114TH STREET, Whiting, IN 46394

Dyer Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

Provides: Assisted Living
601 SHEFFIELD AVE, Dyer, IN 46311
"I liked the Sheffield Manor. I think it was a smaller facility, but they had full apartments, and they were either one or two bedrooms. The other thing that I liked about it was that it had one..." More

Senior Wyze Senior Care & Assisted Li...

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Russell St #101, Hammond, IN 46320
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Silver Birch of Hammond

Provides: Assisted Living
5620 Sohl Ave, Hammond, IN 46320
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St. Joseph's Carmelite Home

Provides: Assisted Living
4840 Grasselli St, East Chicago, IN 46312
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Standing In The Gap Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
5209 Hohman Ave, Hammond, IN 46320
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Triumph Healthcare

Provides: Assisted Living
5454 Hohman Ave, Hammond, IN 46320
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    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Munster

    Munster, which is located in Lake County, Indiana, is a peaceful town on the south shore of Lake Michigan. It is situated just 26 miles outside Chicago, providing seniors easy access to big-city amenities, including state-of-the-art medical facilities, entertainment venues and museums.

    To support the senior community, which accounts for 19 percent of the population, the town offers one assisted living facility. Seniors who are willing to venture out from the city proper will find an additional 36 facilities nearby. These facilities, which provide at least one health-related service and two or more scheduled supportive services to five or more individuals, are licensed and monitored by the state's Family and Social Services Agency Division of Aging.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Munster

    • While the cost of living in Munster is higher than the national average, this is mainly due to the high cost of housing. This city is an affordable place for seniors, with its grocery costs coming in about 6 percent below the national average and health care costs coming in 14 percent below the national average.
    • Munster seniors pay income tax on income they draw from retirement accounts and pensions, but their Social Security benefits are not taxed.
    • Munster is a relatively safe city, which may provide peace of mind for seniors. Its overall crime rate comes in 30 percent below the state average and 26 percent below the national average. The rate of violent offenses is nearly 90 percent below both the state and U.S. average, and the property crime rate is 20 percent below the state average and 16 percent below the national average.
    • Munster is home to numerous arts and culture options for seniors to enjoy. The local senior center may provide supervised trips to the Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra or South Shore Arts.
    • The Munster area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Franciscan Health Munster and Community Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Munster has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Keen Ager Program, an organization that offers discounts for trips, activities, parties and programs, and access to daily social events for older adults, and at least one senior center is located in the area.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Munster

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Indiana

    $4,300.00 Calumet City
    $4,252.00 Schererville
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,900.00 Dyer
    $3,750.00 Chicago Heights
    $3,700.00 Dolton

    Assisted Living costs in Munster start around $0 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 Munster 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 Munster

    Seniors in Munster who meet eligibility guidelines may apply to receive financial aid for assisted living through three state programs: Indiana Medicaid, the Medicaid Aged and Disabled 1915 (c) Waiver program and the Indiana Residential Care Assistance Program.

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

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    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 Munster

    Munster 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 Munster, please visit our Assisted Living in Indiana page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Munster

    Munster-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.

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    Assisted Living near Munster, IN

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Munster

    • Review of Assisted Living at Hartsfield Village

      Assisted Living at Hartsfield Village is a nice place. It's beautiful and had a lot of nice people and a lot of things going on, but yet, when I went in the door, it wasn't as warm and caring. They... Read more

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    • Review of Assisted Living at Hartsfield Village

      I'm already signed up to go to a place called Hartsfield Village. I am very satisfied. The staff was very courteous, and I enjoyed the visit. Their dining room is immaculate and the living quarters... Read more

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    • Review of Assisted Living at Hartsfield Village

      The staff is very responsive. My room has a bedroom, a living room, a kitchenette, and a bathroom. The food is very good almost all the time. They have a number of different kinds of activities, an... Read more

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