19 Assisted Living Facilities near Jackson, MI

15 Assisted Living Facilities in Jackson, MI

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Countryside Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
2121 Robinson Rd, Jackson, MI 49203
"John Ganton's Countryside is great. It's a happy place and they have great workers there. I would definitely recommend it. There are a lot of activities for my mother-in-law to do to keep her busy,..." More

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RidgeCrest Health Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
703 Robinson Road, Jackson, MI 49203
"My mother was a resident of RidgeCrest for 29 months 2017-2019, both in rehab and assisted living. She received excellent care. Twice they took her to the hospital when she needed it. She died at..." More

Christ Centered Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
501 West Franklin Street, Jackson, MI 49201
"When I visited this facility, I was very impressed with the staff and how great they were with all off the residents. They are so caring for the residents and always go above and beyond their..." More

The Jackson Friendly Home

Provides: Assisted Living
435 W North St., Jackson, MI 49202
"I was pretty pleased when I went to see my grandpa at the assisted living facility. All of the staff was really nice and professional. My grandpa said he likes it there and he seemed to be happy...." More

Pleasant Manor I Afc, Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
7320 Lansing Ave., Jackson, MI 49201
"Pleasant Manor is very nice and clean, and the employees are very nice. They provide very good service and they're all very nice. The food and dining area is all good. We play games like cards,..." More

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Vista Grande Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
2251 Springport Road, Jackson, MI 49202
"I had a good visit at Vista Grande Villa Retirement. There apartments are bigger and their pricing is cheaper. A 2-bedroom here is cheaper than a 1-bedroom in the other location we saw, so they..." More

Highland Assisted Living and Memory Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1948 Cooper Street, Jackson, MI 49202
"My mother has been in 5 different facilities since she has become dependent from a fall a few years ago and in need of constant care. She now has severe dementia. A friend of the family told us..." More

Summit Park Assisted Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2100 Park Road, Jackson, MI 49203
"We chose Summit Park for my mom. Her room is small and clean, but it has a living room, a bathroom, and a small kitchenette. The food is excellent. They have exercises, walking, crafts, occasional..." More

Arbor Woods Assisted Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2100 SPRINGPORT RD, Jackson, MI 49202
"Arbor Woods was what we're looking for since it's not super big and has more of a community atmosphere. They have nice studios, one-bedrooms, and two-bedrooms. The dining room was set up..." More

Katie's Place

Provides: Assisted Living
3144 Robinson Road, Jackson, MI 49203
"My grandmother was staying at Katie's Place until her recent passing. I found the staff to be a bit inattentive but the living facilities seemed to be in working order. The lawns were well trimmed..." More

John George Home Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
1501 E Ganson Street, Jackson, MI 49202

Hope House I

Provides: Assisted Living
1706 Second Street, Jackson, MI 49203

Rice Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
604 Lansing Avenue, Jackson, MI 49202

Sheffield Home

Provides: Assisted Living
4162 Sheffield Drive, Jackson, MI 49203

Parnall Street Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2245 West Parnall Rd, Jackson, MI 49201

4 Assisted Living Facilities near Jackson, MI

Arbor Oaks Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
108 Second Street, Spring Arbor, MI 49283
"I’ve been here at Arbor Oaks Living Center for two weeks. It is exactly what I need. The staff is excellent. They go way out of what’s required and even their family members get involved. My room..." More

Lloyd Ganton Retirement Centers, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
7925 Spring Arbor Road, Spring Arbor, MI 49283
"Pros: clean, bright, beautiful, caring, good food. Cons: limited activities and exercise" More

Country Meadows Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
3775 Wolf Lake Road, Grass Lake, MI 49240
"Country Meadows Care Home is clean and friendly. They have good people. The dining setup is all good. They just need more caring people. It is hard to find caring people. " More

Spring Arbor Assisted Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
3700 S. Dearing Road, Spring Arbor, MI 49283
"The facility was beautifully decorated, but very expensive for the amount of care that was given. Some nurses were very nice and helpful for the patients, but some of the higher authority figures..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Jackson

    Jackson is located in south central Michigan in Jackson County and has a population of 33,165. The area is home to 21 assisted living facilities (ALF) that are licensed and regulated by the Michigan Bureau of Child and Adult Licensing, a division of the Department of Human Services. ALFs are defined by the state as those facilities having 25 or more residents aged 55 or older. Services provided in ALFs in Jackson include assistance with personal care, medication management, and social activities. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Jackson

    • The Jackson, Michigan area is home to world-class medical facilities including Henry Ford Allegiance Health Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Located in south-central Michigan south of Lansing, Jackson is known for its mild summers and cold, snowy winters. The average high temperature in January is 31 degrees Fahrenheit and 82 degrees Fahrenheit in July, which can be tough for ALF residents sensitive to extreme temperatures.

    • Jackson has an array of community resources for seniors, including meals, counseling and chore services offered by the Jackson County Department on Aging, as well as a senior center.

    • Crime is a serious problem in Jackson as it is in many other parts of Michigan. The overall crime rate in Jackson is 104 percent higher than the national average, making Jackson safer than just two percent of U.S. cities. Seniors on day trips with family or the facility are advised to be cautious.

    • The Jackson Area Transportation Authority provides regular, scheduled public bus service within the city Mondays through Saturdays and offers discounts to those age 60 and older. In addition, Catholic Charities of Jackson County provides on-demand transportation to seniors throughout the Jackson area for non-emergency medical needs.

    • There are many fun and interesting cultural events and attractions in and around Jackson. These include the Ella Sharp MuseumArt 634 Gallery and Cascade Falls. Most Jackson events and attractions offer a senior discount, although the qualifying age varies.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Jackson

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Michigan

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,835.00 Eaton Rapids
    $3,800.00 Stockbridge
    $3,750.00 Mason
    $3,440.00 Jackson

    Assisted Living costs in Jackson start around $3,440 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 Jackson 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 Jackson

    Eligible Jackson, Michigan seniors will find a number of state and federal government programs that offer financial assistance to help with the cost of an assisted living facility. These include Medicaid State PlanMI Choice and Supplemental Security Income Category G.

    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 Jackson

    Jackson 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 Jackson, please visit our Assisted Living in Michigan page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Jackson

    Jackson-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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    Assisted Living near Jackson, MI

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Jackson

    • Review of Vista Grande Villa

      Updating my review of VG. We have seen some improvements in the Assisted Living portion, Trellis Garden. The food is much improved over a year ago. Some meals are tasteless, but some meals are q... Read more

      Bill E
    • Review of RidgeCrest Health Campus

      My mother was a resident of RidgeCrest for 29 months 2017-2019, both in rehab and assisted living. She received excellent care. Twice they took her to the hospital when she needed it. She died at R... Read more

      John TS
    • Review of Countryside Retirement Community

      Countryside Manor is a very nice, bright and cheerful place. The staff overall is very accommodating and efficient. We have excellent food and dining is very flexible. It's open from 7:00 to 7:00 a... Read more

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