10 Assisted Living Facilities near Port Huron, MI

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Port Huron, MI

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Sanborn Gratiot Memorial Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2732 Cherry Street, Port Huron, MI 48060
"This is a home for the aged that is supported by the community. They have an ongoing improvement program for their facility and they are very caring towards their residents and families. " More

North Port Village

Provides: Assisted Living
2631 Krafft Rd, Port Huron, MI 48059
"My mother is in North Port. It is a 15-story building in an old complex. All of the units are old and pretty small at about 600 square feet. There are lots of activities posted around the complex...." More

Black River Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
2810 Riverwood Court, Port Huron, MI 48060

Ravenswood Home

Provides: Assisted Living
4166 Ravenswood, Port Huron, MI 48060

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Mercy Village

Provides: Assisted Living
4170 24th Ave., Fort Gratiot, MI 48059
"We toured Mercy Village. The facility is very, very clean and large. The administrator that showed us around was very polite. I think her name was Jan. She took time with us, sat down, and answered..." More

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Sandalwood Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
5485 Smiths Creek Rd, Smiths Creek, MI 48074
"The tour with Sandalwood Creek was great. The people there were nice. Right now, there are only twelve residents there. The staff was very good. Her office was a mess, and she says she does some..." More

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Wadham's Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
780 Wadham Rd, Smiths Creek, MI 48074
"Wadham's Care Home creates a loving home environment for seniors. We provide care with respect and dignity. We are able to provide a high level of care, including tube feeding and catheters. We are..." More

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Lakeshore Woods

Provides: Assisted Living
4851 Lakeshore Road, Fort Gratiot, MI 48059
"My friend is here and loves it. They are all extremely friendly and helpful with her. They went out of their way to help us and get things straightened out. She has made friends, is happy, and..." More

Hidden Lake Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5670 Pine Court, Smiths Creek, MI 48074
"My mother was at Hidden Lakes Senior Living. It was 5 stars all around. It's a residential home with only five residents. I was extremely happy about the entire experience. The feel, the people,..." More

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Vista Springs Washington Place

Provides: Assisted Living
11900 Shire Blvd, Washington, MI 48095
"My visits to Vista Springs have been wonderful, especially Kris D. She is amazing , kind and patient, knowledgeable and a total hands on nurse. She knows all her residents and needs, it’s so..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Port Huron

    Located on Lake Huron and the St. Claire River, the city of Port Huron has many attractions one would expect of a port town. Seniors can stroll by the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse, by marinas, on boardwalks, on sandy beaches, and visit world-class museums exhibiting maritime artifacts.

    There are 14 assisted living facilities located in and around Port Huron, Michigan from which seniors can choose. All are regulated by the Michigan Bureau of Children and Adult Licensing, a division of the Department of Human Services. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Port Huron

    • Located in eastern Michigan along the St. Clair River, Port Huron is known for its mild summers and cold, snowy winters. The average high temperature is 30 degrees Fahrenheit in January and 81 degrees Fahrenheit in July.

    • Port Huron has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Council on Aging, an organization that provides meals, wellness classes and discounted transportation to St. Clair residents, as well as a senior center.

    • Crime is a serious problem in Port Huron, as it is in many other parts of Michigan. The overall crime rate in Port Huron is 24 percent higher than the national average, which makes Port Huron safer than just 8 percent of the cities in the United States.

    • The Port Huron, Michigan, area is home to world-class medical facilities including McLaren Port Huron Hospital and Lake Huron Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Blue Water Area Transit Company provides regular scheduled public bus transportation throughout Port Huron six days a week. Seniors pay half price. In addition, the St. Clair Council on Aging provides on-demand transportation (with advance notice) for seniors with mobility issues or economic crises.

    • There are many fun and interesting things to do in and around Port Huron, including visits to the Thomas Edison Depot Museum, the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse and the Port Huron Museum. Most Port Huron events and attractions offer a senior discount, although the qualifying age varies.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Port Huron

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Michigan

    $4,650.00 Fort Gratiot
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,540.00 Richmond
    $3,333.00 Smiths Creek
    $3,300.00 Memphis

    Assisted Living costs in Port Huron 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 Port Huron 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 Port Huron

    Port Huron, Michigan, seniors who meet the eligibility requirements 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 the Medicaid State PlanMI Choice Waiver Program 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 Port Huron

    Port Huron 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 Port Huron, please visit our Assisted Living in Michigan page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Port Huron

    Port Huron-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 Port Huron

    • Review of North Port Village

      I'm a resident of North Port Village. The apartments are lovely and very roomy, and we have a balcony that goes from the living room all the way down through the bedroom. However, the staff is over... Read more

    • Review of North Port Village

      My mother is in North Port. It is a 15-story building in an old complex. All of the units are old and pretty small at about 600 square feet. There are lots of activities posted around the complex. ... Read more

    • Review of North Port Village

      I visited this facility on two occasions to help a friend of my grandparents move out. This friend, named Dorthy, expressed that she was moving away because she was not happy with the way the facil... Read more

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