12 Assisted Living Facilities near Lapeer, MI

6 Assisted Living Facilities in Lapeer, MI


The Pines of Lapeer

Provides: Assisted Living
1446 Suncrest Dr., Lapeer, MI 48446
"My mom moved into The Pines for a month and a half. We chose it because the people and facilities were nice. They serve three meals, they manage medication, and they help with every day chores,..." More


Shadowtree Lodge

Provides: Assisted Living
1378 Shadowtree Ln, Lapeer, MI 48446
"Shadowtree Lodge was small and complete, except they have public shower facilities. They had some activities and they serve meals. They have the ability to get a doctor immediately. The staff is..." More

Whispering Pines

Provides: Assisted Living
3941 Lippincott Road, Lapeer, MI 48446
"greatest place in Lapeer" More

My Home AFC

Provides: Assisted Living
1596 Rulane Drive,, Lapeer, MI 48446
"My Home AFC only had eight residents. The furnishings were beautiful. It's a very pretty place, and the owner is a hospice nurse who takes male and female patients. It's very complete. The..." More


Stonegate Health Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
2525 DeMille Boulevard, Lapeer, MI 48446
"Everybody at Stonegate was willing to help. You could ask a question, and if they didn’t have the answer, they would go and find out for you. The nursing staff and the rest of the staff were super..." More

Harbor Point-Lapeer

Provides: Assisted Living
5699 Genesee Road, Lapeer, MI 48446

6 Assisted Living Facilities near Lapeer, MI

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Brookdale Davison

Provides: Assisted Living
432 East Clark Street, Davison, MI 48423
"My mother is in Brookdale Davison. They seem to be very accommodating, very thorough, and very attentive to her needs. I had to sign up for a lot of the services because we didn't know what she was..." More

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Caremore of Metamora Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
4554 Thomas Road, Metamora, MI 48455
"After Christmas, I moved mom Bolton Brook. They're very good. They really care for the residents. They made food from scratch, and most of the time they put together really good meals. They always..." More


Brookhaven AFC Home

Provides: Assisted Living
4521 Stanley Road, Columbiaville, MI 48421
"Brookhaven AFC is the facility of choice for my parents, My mother was cared for there before her passing and presently my father resides there. The staff have become like family. They serve..." More


Oak Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
140 Larsen Road, Attica, MI 48412
"Oak Hill, a family run business, specializes in providing quality care for individuals of all ages who have special needs. We provide a wholesome family environment and a pleasant alternative to a..." More


Metacare Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
423 W. Dryden Road, Metamora, MI 48455
"My Mom was a resident for 10 months. My sister and I really liked the home atmosphere of the place. It is like one big family. We were happy with the care our Mom received here. The staff was..." More

Janie Smith Afc

Provides: Assisted Living
170 Larson Road, Attica, MI 48412

Assisted Living near Lapeer, MI

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Lapeer

  • Review of Whispering Pines

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  • Review of The Pines of Lapeer

    The Pines of Lapeer seemed nice but a little chaotic. We had to wait 20 minutes before somebody acknowledged us. They were decorating and doing Christmas activities, so maybe that's why it seemed a... Read more

  • Review of The Pines of Lapeer

    My mom moved into The Pines for a month and a half. We chose it because the people and facilities were nice. They serve three meals, they manage medication, and they help with every day chores, lik... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Lapeer

Seniors with an interest in early American history will find Lapeer, first settled by Alvin Hart in 1831, a treasure trove to explore. Lapeer was one of the earliest plated settlements in the then Northwest Territory and is home to the oldest continuously operating courthouse in the state. 

Seniors in this area in need of assisted living services will find six licensed assisted living facilities in Lapeer with another 19 located in the surrounding communities of Metamora, Davison, Columbiaville, Burton, Attica and Oxford - all regulated by the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA).

The State of Michigan calls assisted living facilities  Adult Foster Care Facility (AFCF) and divides these communities into six categories depending on the number of people they serve and whether they have any live-in staff. As the number of people served increases, the rules governing the facility generally become more restrictive and staffing requirements increase.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Lapeer

  • The cost of living in Lapeer is 13.7 percent lower than the average for the country and 2 percent lower than the state average for Michigan. Savings are to be had in virtually every category tracked making it ideal for seniors on a budget.

  • The Lapeer area is home to world-class medical facilities, including McLaren Lapeer Region - Community Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • Lapeer offers seniors a wealth of arts and cultural activities to take advantage of. There is the Center for the Arts of Greater Lapeer housing both an art gallery with rotating exhibits and the Pix Theater featuring touring plays and performances by the city's own chamber orchestra. The city also has very active Historical Society among its many offerings.

  • Lapeer does have a property crime problem, with a rate of 51.5 it is more than twice as high as the state average and exceeds the national average by 13 points. However, with a violent crime rate of only 25.1 violent crime is a rarity in the city. Seniors could feel fairly secure walking the streets but would want to remember to lock their doors.

  • The climate in Lapeer is cold and wet. The city averages 64 inches of rain and snow each year and winter temperatures can remain below the freezing mark for weeks on end. For seniors who enjoy being out of doors, this makes the city less than ideal.

  • According to the EPA's National Air Toxics Assessment breathing conditions in  Lapeer leave something to be desired. With an air quality rating of 71, it falls short of the U.S. norm by 13 points. For seniors with respiratory or allergy issues, this could lead be a major cosideration.

Paying for Assisted Living in Lapeer

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Michigan

$4,200.00 Oxford
$4,000.00 US
$3,771.00 Lapeer
$2,590.00 Davison
$2,000.00 Ortonville
$2,000.00 Imlay City
$2,000.00 Attica

Assisted Living costs in Lapeer start around $3,771 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 Lapeer 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 Lapeer

There are several options available in Lapeer for seniors needing help paying for assisted living facilities. There is the MI Choice program, MI Health Link and the Expanded Community Living Supports program (ECLS). These are all Medicaid and/or Medicare waiver programs and subject to funding availability.

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

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 Lapeer

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

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Lapeer

Lapeer-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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