36 Assisted Living Facilities near Haslett, MI
Also serving communities of Williamston, Perry.
There are 36 Assisted Living Facilities in the Haslett area, with 4 in Haslett and 32 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Haslett is $2,698 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,400. Cheaper nearby regions include Lansing with an average starting cost of $2,499.
To help you with your search, browse the 129 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Haslett. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Haslett 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Okemos with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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4 Assisted Living Facilities in Haslett, MI
32 Assisted Living Facilities near Haslett, MI
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Haslett
Located just east of the state capital of Michigan, Lansing, the small and tranquil town of Haslett is a historically rich location that's beloved for its summer recreation. The city attracts many seniors with 19 percent of the population being age 65 and over. Those who need assistance with their daily living activities have four assisted living facilities available in the city.
As is true in the rest of the Great Lakes State, assisted living facilities in Haslett are officially known as Homes for the Aged. They are licensed and regulated by the Department of Health and Human Services.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Haslett
- The violent crime rate in Haslett is 18.4, 4.3 points lower than the US average of 22.7. This makes it one of the safer places for seniors to live in the country.
Winters in Haslett are very cold and snowy which may not be attractive to seniors who like going outside. The average low temperature in January is 17 degrees, and 44 inches of snow falls per year. Summer high temperatures in July reach a comfortable average of 82 degrees.
- Haslett has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Lansing.
- The American Lung Association gives Ingham County, which is where Haslett is located, a passing grade for annual particle pollution. Seniors living in the area shouldn't be concerned that the local air will worsen any breathing conditions.
- The cost of living in Haslett is 2.2 percent below the national average of 100. Families should expect assisted living facilities to be just slightly cheaper here than other parts of the country.
- Haslett has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Friends of East Lansing Seniors, an organization that provides funding for the Prime Time Seniors' Program as well as one senior center.
Paying for Assisted Living in Haslett
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Haslett start around $2,698 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 Haslett 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 Haslett
Unfortunately, the state of Michigan provides little financial assistance to help seniors and their families pay for assisted living care other than Medicaid. Thankfully, low-income seniors can take advantage of the MI Choice Waiver Program which offers everything from transition services to environmental modifications.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Michigan page.
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 Haslett
Haslett 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 Haslett, please visit our Assisted Living in Michigan page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Haslett
Haslett-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Haslett
Review of Brookdale Meridian
We liked Brookdale Meridian very much and that's where we'd like our mother to go. It's clean, but compared to other places, it wasn't huge. It was homier, and we liked the dining room setup, which... Read more
Review of Brookdale Meridian
Brookdale Meridian seemed like a really nice place and people were helpful. Their grounds were nice, and there's an indoor courtyard that people can go into. They have programs towards individual n... Read more
Review of Brookdale Meridian
My mother will be moving into Brookdale Meridian. They seemed to be really caring and involved with the residents and seemed to have a lot to offer. I was really impressed because even the people w... Read more