24 Assisted Living Facilities near Munster, IN

1 Assisted Living Facility 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

23 Assisted Living Facilities near Munster, IN

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Waterford Estates Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
17400 Kedzie Ave, Hazel Crest, IL 60429
"I can’t say enough positive things about Waterford. Every level employee from executive to staff go out of their way to create a comfortable, home-like atmosphere to make each resident feel at..." More


Towne Centre

Provides: Assisted Living
7250 Arthur Blvd, Merrillville, IN 46410
"Our experience with Towne Centre has been really good. Everybody has been helpful and they take care of all of my aunt's concerns. Everything's great. They have a dining room, an exercise room and..." More


Sunrise of Flossmoor

Provides: Assisted Living
19715 Governors Highway, Flossmoor, IL 60422
"I went to Sunrise of Flossmoor. The experience was nice. I loved the place. The room was nice, clean, and a good size. The staff showed me some rooms for two people that were nice. We talked in the..." More

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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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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


Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
1040 Dixie Highway, Chicago Heights, IL 60411
"I visited one assisted living called Prairie Green. It was very nice. The rooms were small but they were very clean. The residents seemed happy and full of energy. The staff was very friendly,..." More


Clarendale of Schererville

Provides: Assisted Living
7770 Burr St., Schererville, IN 46375
"Clarendale of Schererville is a wonderful place. The people are very nice there and my friend is treated like a queen; whatever she wants she gets. It's very safe, and the food is really good. This..." More

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Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
4150 W. Gatling Boulevard, Country Club Hills, ...
"My mother-in-law is at Victory Centre. Everybody seemed very friendly, and the residents looked happy. I liked the idea that if they run out of money and qualify for Medicaid, they don’t have to..." More

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Victory Centre of South Chicago

Provides: Assisted Living
3251 East 92nd Street, Chicago, IL 60617
"I visited Victory Centre. The place was beautiful. I thought it was a really nice place for my dad, but was more high maintenance and needed more care. The staff was very interactive, very..." More


Holland Home

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


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


Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields

Provides: Assisted Living
3633 Breakers Drive, Olympia Fields, IL 60461
"The Park at Olympia Fields provides assisted living residents with lifestyles, housing, and services in comfortable surroundings combined with exceptional amenities, programs, and care. Through..." More


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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Residences at Deer Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
401 U.S. 30, Schererville, IN 46375
"Both of my parents lived here. I was very pleased with everything. Mom and Dad were well looked after and I always got a call if anything was going on. Their apartment was comfortable and the..." More


Virginia Place

Provides: Assisted Living
8253 Virginia Street, Merrillville, IN 46410
"The room at Brookdale Merrillville was very nice and very clean. The staff was very friendly. They had all different size rooms. The room was like a studio but it was very nice. The dining area was..." More

Dorchester Senior Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1515 E. 154Th S., 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

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

Kelly Home Healthcare, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
3235 Vollmer Road, Suite 104 , Charleston, IL 6...
"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

St James Manor & Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
1251 E. Richton Rd., Crete, IL 60417
"My aunt, Cousin , and other relatives have been here. The place is very well organized, clean and a very helpful staff.. The staff was very kind and caring especially when I walked in and my..." 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

Hammond-whiting Care Center

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

Park Place Health & Wellness Center

Provides: Assisted Living
10820 Park Place, Saint John, IN 46373
"Park Place was just being built when I was there. It looked a bit messy, but there were not a lot of things lying on the ground because of that. The staff member showed me around, took me and..." More

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

    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

    • 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

    • 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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    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

    $4,600.00 Schererville
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,750.00 Chicago Heights
    $3,460.00 Calumet City
    $2,497.00 Merrillville

    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. Financial Assistance in Indiana 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 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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