10 Assisted Living Facilities near Valparaiso, IN

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Valparaiso, IN

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Brookdale Valparaiso

Provides: Assisted Living
2601 Valparaiso Street, Valparaiso, IN 46383
"The apartments at Brookdale Valparaiso were nice. It helped mom have her own space. She’s always wanted to be on her own. Food was touch and go. Some days it was good, but the food I ate was great...." More
Independent and Assisted Living new residents receive $500 off the 1st full month and 4th full mo... (more) Ends in 18 days

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Caring Star 2013

Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso

Provides: Assisted Living
1300 Vale Park Rd, Valparaiso, IN 46383
"I wanted My Mom to have a comfortable Home environment that wasn't a rehab or nursing home like feel. Looked at Several places in Valpo area and felt that my Mom would be most comfortable in a..." More

Pines Village Retirement Communities

Provides: Assisted Living
3303 Pines Village Circle, Valparaiso, IN 46383
"My experience with Pines Village was absolutely wonderful. I was very impressed with the rooms. They're one of the lowest priced in the area for independent living and apartments, but assisted..." More

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Avalon Springs Health Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
2400 Silhavy Road, Valparaiso, IN 46383
"Avalon Springs was very clean and newer. My mom was a patient there for a rehab and had excellent care there. The food looked good. They had different entertainment there that my mom enjoyed and..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Brentwood at Hobart

Provides: Assisted Living
1420 Saint Marys Circle, Hobart, IN 46342
"Mom is at Brentwood. They do a good job, and she's happy there. It's clean, bright, and new. The people are nice, and it seemed like a nice place for my mom to be. They help her with dressing,..." More

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Residences at Coffee Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
2300 Village Point, Chesterton, IN 46304
"The best thing about the community is the dining room. It is open from 7am to 7pm and you can sit wherever you want and that has been very important. The residents have been very friendly and..." More

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Crown Point Christian Village

Provides: Assisted Living
6685 E 117th Ave, Crown Point, IN 46307
"My mother has been at the CPCV for over a year. After touring many facilities, we chose this for the long-term care our mother would require. The staff is kind and respectful toward the residents;..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Rittenhouse Village at Portage

Provides: Assisted Living
6235 Sterling Creek Rd, Portage, IN 46368
"My mother has moved into Rittenhouse Village. It's been very nice. She has been very happy there. The rooms are very nice and very comfortable. My mother is very happy with the staff members. She..." More

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Caring Star 2015

The Wyndwood Portage

Provides: Assisted Living
3444 Swanson Road, Portage, IN 46368
"Brookdale Portage was very nice. The dining area was also nice, but the rooms were a little small. The staff that we met were very nice and helpful as well. The few residents I spoke to said they..." More

Lake Park Residential Care

Provides: Assisted Living
2075 RIPLEY ST, Lake Station, IN 46405

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Valparaiso

    Valaparaiso, population 32,271 is located Porter County. Seniors looking for an assisted living facility in the Valparaiso area can choose to live in a residential care facility (RCF) or an assisted living facility (ALF). Both provide residents with cleaning services and three meals per day, as well as assistance with their normal activities of daily living (ADLs). Residents living in a RCF also have access to basic nursing services and help with medication administration. The Indiana State Board of Health Administrators regulates RCFs, but the Family and Social Services (FSS) Division of Aging keeps track of ALFs. There are a total of 12 assisted living facilities in the Valparaiso area — seven located in the city and five nearby. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Valparaiso

    • Valpotransit operates a public bus system throughout the Valparaiso area. Seniors are eligible for reduced single-ride fares. They can also purchase a monthly ride pass at half price.

    • The cost of living in Valparaiso is quite a bit higher than the state and national average cost of living. This may make it difficult for seniors to find affordable prices on things like healthcare and groceries.

    • Indiana is moderately tax friendly to seniors. While retirement account withdrawals and income from private and personal pensions are all fully taxed, Social Security income isn't taxed at all.

    • The Valparaiso area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Porter Regional Hospital and Valparaiso Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Valparaiso’s crime rate is higher than 86 percent of Indiana’s cities and towns. However, when compared with cities similar in size, Valparaiso's crime rate is about average. 

    • Valparaiso has moderate summer weather, making it easy for seniors enjoy outside activities. However, the cold winter weather means that outdoor activities can’t be enjoyed year-round.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Valparaiso

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Indiana

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,656.00 Valparaiso
    $3,600.00 La Porte
    $3,544.00 Crown Point
    $2,520.00 Merrillville
    $2,355.00 La Porte
    $2,200.00 Michigan City
    $2,100.00 Portage

    Assisted Living costs in Valparaiso start around $3,656 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 Valparaiso 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 Valparaiso

    The Regional Care Assistance Program (RCAP) provides financial assistance to Indiana seniors residing in assisted living facilities. The state’s Medicaid Waiver program helps pay for costs associated with residing in a RCF.

    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 Valparaiso

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Valparaiso

    Valparaiso-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 Valparaiso, IN

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Valparaiso

    • Review of Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso

      I wanted My Mom to have a comfortable Home environment that wasn't a rehab or nursing home like feel. Looked at Several places in Valpo area and felt that my Mom would be most comfortable in a sma... Read more

    • Review of Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso

      We chose Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso for my mom and so far we like it; it's nice. She's in the assisted living. Her room is nice, with a small bedroom, a little living room area, kitchen area... Read more

    • Review of Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso

      We'll be moving my mom to Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso. The layout is very easy to navigate. It's a beautiful facility, very well-decorated, cared for, clean, and the staff is extremely friend... Read more

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