12 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
"We toured Brookdale Valparaiso. It was very homey, a small community, and it was more of what we were looking for. It was only one level, and I think they only had 49 or 50 apartments, so it was..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso

Provides: Assisted Living
1300 Vale Park Rd, Valparaiso, IN 46383
"We will be moving into Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso. They had a nice two-bedroom. The gentleman that presented everything was very, very helpful. I like the layout and the friendliness of..." 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
"When I stepped inside Brentwood at Hobart, people came up and talked to me. I thought they were just visiting other people, but they were actually residents of the place and they were super..." More

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Residences at Coffee Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
2300 Village Point, Chesterton, IN 46304
"My grandmother moved in about two months ago from a different assisted living in the region. We had no idea what we were missing until we came to Residences at Coffee Creek. The administrative..." More

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Crown Point Christian Village

Provides: Assisted Living
6685 E 117th Ave, Crown Point, IN 46307
"Wonderful staff that engages with their residents. Not the newest community but care is at the center of everything that they do. " More

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

Brookdale Portage Wyndmoor

Provides: Assisted Living
3444 Swanson Road, Portage, IN 46368
"Brookdale Portage Wyndmoor is a nice place. The staff was nice, the facility is nice, and they cook the meals for them. They also have people who assist with my mom's needs. With the restrictions..." More

Symphony Chesterton

Provides: Assisted Living
2775 Village Point, Chesterton, IN 46304
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Miller's Senior Living Community of P...

Provides: Assisted Living
5911 Lute Road, Portage, IN 46368
"I toured Miller's Senior Living Community of Portage and I liked their nursing staff and their food. The staff were very, very knowledgeable of what they were doing. It was really nice. They have..." 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
    $3,600.00 La Porte
    $3,600.00 Chesterton
    $3,598.00 Crown Point
    $3,467.00 Valparaiso
    $2,800.00 Merrillville
    $1,944.00 La Porte
    $1,456.00 Michigan City

    Assisted Living costs in Valparaiso start around $3,467 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

      We will be moving into Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso. They had a nice two-bedroom. The gentleman that presented everything was very, very helpful. I like the layout and the friendliness of anyb... Read more

      Sue
    • Review of Brookdale Valparaiso

      We toured Brookdale Valparaiso. It was very homey, a small community, and it was more of what we were looking for. It was only one level, and I think they only had 49 or 50 apartments, so it was mo... Read more

      Linda
    • Review of Avalon Springs Health Campus

      I visited Avalon Springs Health Campus. They were very helpful and worked with me when I got there. I did not have an appointment, so they made time for me and spent one-on-one time with me, answer... Read more

      Diane
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