8 Assisted Living Facilities near Grand Ledge, MI

Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Grand Ledge, MI

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Caring Star 2020

Independence Village of Grand Ledge

Provides: Assisted Living
4775 Village Drive, Grand Ledge, MI 48837
"My dad has lived at Independence Village for a year and a half. He started out in an independent apartment, but needed more care and moved to an enhanced apartment after 4 months. The staff has..." More

Fairview Adult Foster Care

Provides: Assisted Living
11656 S Hartel, Grand Ledge, MI 48837
"Fairview Adult Foster Care is wonderful, caring, and clean, and has people there 24 hour a day. They have singing, dancing, card games, exercise, a movie theater, and a private church. " More

Royston Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
10216 N Royston Road, Grand Ledge, MI 48837
"We really liked Royston Ridge. It's smaller and there's only about five residents. It was a ranch home converted into a foster care. They made all the doorways really wide and they installed..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Bickford of West Lansing

Provides: Assisted Living
6429 Earlington Lane, Lansing, MI 48917
"Residents are top priority. Activities are appropriate for all. Administrative staff are focused on interacting with the residents on a daily basis." More

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Delta Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
201 Mall Dr S, Lansing, MI 48917
"Actually when I toured Delta Retirement Center which Jenny helped set up I met with Sandy. Sandy was an exceptional tour guide, she showed my son and I two different living places and every thing..." More

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Brookdale Delta

Provides: Assisted Living
7323 Delta Commerce Drive, Lansing, MI 48917
"We're going with Sterling House. What drew us to the Sterling House was that there are only 19 residents there, so it's more of a homey, intimate atmosphere. Then the special for the month was that..." More

Eagle Nest Adult Foster Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
13282 S Hinman Rd, Eagle, MI 48822
"Eagle's Nest had the right location. That was the important part so we could just stop by anytime. The activities were more like normal day-to-day living, nothing physical. The residents walked to..." More

New Life Assisted Living #5

Provides: Assisted Living
1038 Eastbury Dr, Lansing, MI 48917
"New Life Assisted Living #5 is located in an accessible Lansing neighborhood in Michigan, just off Interstates 69, 96, and 496. Lying along the scenic banks of Grand River, Lansing offers a blend..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Grand Ledge

    Grand Ledge, which is located in central Michigan, is most widely known for its public art displays, which residents and visitors can see throughout the city. It has about 8,000 residents and a senior community that makes up 16% of the population.   

    To support the city's aging population, there are seven assisted living facilities in the Grand Ledge area, including three in the city and four in the nearby cities of Lansing and Eagle. In this city, assisted living facilities are governed by the Department of Health and Human Services and may also be called homes for the aged. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Grand Ledge

    • The Grand Ledge area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Lansing.  
    • Michigan does not impose state income tax on Social Security benefits, and while pension income and withdrawals from retirement accounts are taxable, seniors may claim a large deduction to minimize the financial burden. This may leave more money in the budget for assisted living in Grand Ledge.  
    • Public transportation in Grand Ledge is provided courtesy of Eaton County Transit Authority, or Eatran, which operates buses from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays. All of Eatran's buses are wheelchair-accessible, and demand-response service is available. Seniors age 60 and over are eligible for a discounted fare.  
    • With a cost of living that is 9% below the national average and 6% below the statewide average, Grand Ledge is an economical choice for seniors with limited incomes. 
    • As is typical of Michigan, Grand Ledge has warm summers with highs around 82 degrees and chilly winters with January lows around 16 degrees. Seniors may want to choose an assisted living facility that offers plenty of activities to keep them busy during the winter. 
    • Grand Ledge's crime rate is lower than state and national averages, which may appeal to seniors who enjoy being active in their community. On a scale of 1 to 100, the city's violent crime rate is nearly 13 points below the national average at 10.2, and the property crime rate is 14 points below the national average at 20.9. 

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


    Paying for Assisted Living in Grand Ledge

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Michigan

    $4,756.00 East Lansing
    $4,385.00 Charlotte
    $4,150.00 Grand Ledge
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,440.00 Okemos
    $3,300.00 Holt
    $2,994.00 Lansing

    Assisted Living costs in Grand Ledge start around $4,150 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 Grand Ledge 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 Grand Ledge

    In Grand Ledge, assisted living for low-income seniors may be paid for by the Medicaid State Plan, one of two Medicaid waivers, including the MI Health Link and the MI Choice waivers, or the optional state supplement.   

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Grand Ledge

    Grand Ledge 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 Grand Ledge, please visit our Assisted Living in Michigan page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Grand Ledge

    Grand Ledge-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Michigan are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Michigan page for more information about these laws.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Grand Ledge

    • Review of Independence Village of Grand Ledge

      My parents are at Independence Village of Grand Ledge. They are very accommodating in helping them to adjust to a different lifestyle. They've had people check on them, and they had a social commit... Read more

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    • Review of Independence Village of Grand Ledge

      I am currently at Independence Village of Grand Ledge. It's good. The staff is nice. As long as you are open and you tell them what you like and what the problem is, the food is fine. They offer se... Read more

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    • Review of Independence Village of Grand Ledge

      My dad has lived at Independence Village for a year and a half. He started out in an independent apartment, but needed more care and moved to an enhanced apartment after 4 months. The staff has b... Read more

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