17 Assisted Living Facilities near Lake Orion, MI

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Lake Orion, MI

Orion Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1814 Lapeer Road, Lake Orion, MI 48360
"Orion was fine and seems nice, but it was a little bit limited; it was smaller. They have private rooms without private bathrooms. I saw one or two residents at a time. It was fine, but it’s on a..." More

Westlyn Home

Provides: Assisted Living
3859 Westlyn, Lake Orion, MI 48359

15 Assisted Living Facilities near Lake Orion, MI

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Independence Village of Waterstone

Provides: Assisted Living
701 Market Street, Oxford, MI 48371
"Independence Village of Waterstone is beautiful. They have a beautiful area where they have dinners and parties. The staff who toured us around was very nice and explained everything. The meal we..." More

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Sunrise of Rochester

Provides: Assisted Living
500 East University Drive, Rochester, MI 48307
"Sunrise in Rochester was very nice and the gentleman who showed me around was very helpful. I liked the place. He showed me a little apartment which was very nice. The dining area and grounds were..." More


HarborChase of Auburn Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
3033 N Squirrel Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
"I liked the fact that Harborchase of Auburn Hills was homey. They have the usual activities at this facility. The staff was excellent, friendly, and helpful. The rooms and the hallways were a good..." More


First & Main of Auburn Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
3151 E Walton Boulevard, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
"The staff at First & Main of Auburn Hills was very accommodating. The facility was beautiful. The only reason we didn't go was it was further from our home and the cost. They had nice things..." More


Caremore of Leonard Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1900 Lakeville, Leonard, MI 48367
"I find the staff at Campbell Personal Care Home to be very competent and caring. There are two or three people to a room, and there are men and women residents in the place. They can accommodate a..." More


Caremore of Waterford Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
4353 W Walton Road, Waterford, MI 48329
"Drake Wood Manor is a conveniently located assisted living facility in Waterford Township. Our caring, compassionate and attentive staff is fully trained and experienced to work with the..." More


Heather Pines

Provides: Assisted Living
8541 North Eston Road, Clarkston, MI 48348
"Heather Pines Adult Care is a unique concept of personal care for the elderly, in a beautiful home in Clarkston. Heather Pines has a gentle family atmosphere for individuals with a strong sense of..." More


American House Oakland

Provides: Assisted Living
1915 Baldwin Ave., Pontiac, MI 48371
"We're interested in American House Oakland Senior Living. The location is very good for us. The meals were excellent, and the staff was very alert and caring. The room we looked at was lovely, and..." More

Scenic Hill Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
8616 Hidden Acre Court, Clarkston, MI 48348
"My mother has been there for a few months,I live in Arizona and its hard for me to visit as much as Id like too,But my daughter sees her when she can. The people at scenic manor do everything they..." More

Waltonwood at University

Provides: Assisted Living
3250 Walton Boulevard, Rochester, MI 48309
"A couple of years ago, my Mom moved into Walton Wood from a small condo in Troy. She wasn't thrilled about moving out of her condo, however, she absolutely loves WW. The staff is fabulous -..." More

Waltonwood at Main

Provides: Assisted Living
1401 Rochester Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48307
"My friend is at Waltonwood at Main. He is not happy there because he doesn’t feel that he is in a good place. He loves Waltonwood, but he just doesn’t see people that look like him. There are..." More

Deerwood Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1095 Hummer Lake Road, Oxford, MI 48371

Autumn Days Afc

Provides: Assisted Living
5986 Rockcroft Blvd., Clarkston, MI 48346

Prosperity House

Provides: Assisted Living
273 S Coats Rd, Oxford, MI 48371

Townsend Group Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2029 Hidden Lane, Leonard, MI 48367

Assisted Living near Lake Orion, MI

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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Lake Orion

  • Review of Orion Manor

    My mom was here for less than 1 month. The discharged her because she "got out" even with the alarms blaring twice. The second time my mom "eloped" she fell and cracked her head on their wrought i... Read more

  • Review of Orion Manor

    Orion was fine and seems nice, but it was a little bit limited; it was smaller. They have private rooms without private bathrooms. I saw one or two residents at a time. It was fine, but it’s on a v... Read more

  • Review of Orion Manor

    I visited Orion Manor. Everything was very nice, and because it was a group home, it had a homey atmosphere. The staff was very kind, very caring, and very informative. I saw a TV room. The rooms w... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Lake Orion

The tiny town of Lake Orion, which only spans a total of 1.3 square miles, is home to just over 3,000 people. It has two assisted living facilities, but seniors have 51 other options in nearby communities. All facilities are licensed and regulated by the Adult Foster Care and Homes for the Aged Licensing Division. This state government body ensures that facilities providing lodging, meals, supervision and personal care to older or disabled people comply with all state regulations and required standards of care.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Lake Orion

  • While the overall cost of living in Lake Orion is slightly higher than the national median, the average cost of groceries and health care is lower. This is on par to the state's average, making it easy for seniors to find affordable options.

  • Seniors living in Michigan pay no tax on their social security checks and are only partially taxed on pension income and retirement account withdrawals. 

  • Lake Orion is safer than 65 percent of U.S. cities, with rates of violent and property crime much lower than the Michigan average. The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lake Orion is less than 1 in 1,500.

  • The North Oakland Transportation Authority (NOTA) provides door-to-door demand response transportation for area seniors, making it easy to run errands when needed. Seniors can reserve rides up to a month in advance to ensure they have the transportation they need.

  • The Lake Orion area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Beaumont Hospital, in case of medical emergencies or illnesses.

  • Lake Orion has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Orion Center, an organization that allows adults age 50 and older to participate in free activities, including bingo, cards, knitting, crochet, quilting and exercise classes. Seniors can also take classes at the center to help them learn how to use computers, tablets, and cell phones.

Paying for Assisted Living in Lake Orion

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Michigan

$4,820.00 Auburn Hills
$4,220.00 Rochester
$4,200.00 Oxford
$4,000.00 US
$3,034.00 Rochester Hills
$2,700.00 Leonard
$2,125.00 Pontiac

Assisted Living costs in Lake Orion start around $0 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 Lake Orion 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 Lake Orion

Michigan seniors can use Medicaid to pay for their care in an assisted living facility. Unfortunately, the state does not offer any non-Medicaid financial assistance to help seniors pay for assisted living.

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 Lake Orion

Lake Orion 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.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Lake Orion

Lake Orion-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.