15 Assisted Living Facilities near Saginaw, MI

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Saginaw, MI

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Caring Star 2018

New Hope Valley

Provides: Assisted Living
3785 North Center Road, Saginaw, MI 48603
"My grandma was a resident at this community until she passed in March. She went from being at home very depressed after my grandpa died to partaking in activities and getting her spunk back after..." More

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Bickford of Saginaw

Provides: Assisted Living
5275 Mackinaw Road, Saginaw, MI 48603
"I toured Bickford of Saginaw for my relative. The staff were wonderful, knowledgeable, patient, and very thorough. The place was well organized and clean." More

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Brookdale Saginaw

Provides: Assisted Living
2485 McCarty Road, Saginaw, MI 48603
"Our mother was a resident for a few months before she went on hospice care. The staff was incredibly caring and responsive to mom’s and other residents’ needs, the food was thoughtfully and..." More

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Caring Star 2021

New Hope Valley West

Provides: Assisted Living
5155 McCarty Road, Saginaw, MI 48603
"My mother-in-law stayed here for a 30-day respite before going home after being in the hospital. Six months later she could no longer live alone. She chose to return to New Hope because none of the..." More

Saginaw Senior Living Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
2825 Wieneke Road, Saginaw, MI 48603
"Lutheran Homes is totally awesome. The place is phenomenal. They took care of my mother wonderfully. " More

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Caring Star 2014

Shattuck Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
5935 Shattuck Road, Saginaw, MI 48603
"Shattuck Manor is very clean and well-maintained. The staff is friendly and the patients seem comfortable and friendly. The patrons have individual call buttons on lanyards that they wear. The call..." More

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Edgewood Assisted Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
4850 Gratiot Rd, Saginaw, MI 48638
"Edgewood is by far the best assisted living in Saginaw. They not only have a full time nurse and on call nurse, they have nurses that work as supervisors and medication technicians as well. The..." More

Community Village

Provides: Assisted Living
3200 HOSPITAL ROAD, Saginaw, MI 48603
"My wife is in the Community Village. They have activities, and the staff are very friendly and very cooperative. They are very concerned, and I am very pleased with them. I haven't seen the..." More

Shields Comfort Care

Provides: Assisted Living
9140 Gratiot Rd, Saginaw, MI 48609
"Shields Comfort Care is an amazing Assisted Living and Memory Care Community where your loved ones can receive the care, love, support and activities that are needed to keep them engaged for the..." More

Saginaw Geriatrics Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1413 Gratiot Avenue, Saginaw, MI 48602

Shattuck Rd Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2585 Shattuck, Saginaw, MI 48603

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Howell's Group Home

Provides: Assisted Living
3106 Walters Dr, Saginaw, MI 48601
"Privately owned and operated for 33 years, the staff at Howell's Group Home provides personalized services designed to meet the needs of every patient. The dedicated health professionals offer the..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Bavarian Comfort Care

Provides: Assisted Living
5366 W Rolling Hills Dr, Bridgeport, MI 48722
"I was impressed with Bavarian Comfort Care. It's a new facility, so everything is clean and bright. The staff was friendly, and the place is clean, well-equipped, and had large rooms. It was..." More

Symphony Tri-Cities

Provides: Assisted Living
6700 Westside Saginaw Rd, Bay City, MI 48706
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Barton Woods Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
9472 Kochville Rd, Freeland, MI 48623
"My Aunt lived at Barton Woods. She was diagnosed with dementia and the staff were extremely patient and caring, despite how difficult she was to work with. She was always clean and well groomed. ..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Saginaw

    Saginaw is located in Central Michigan and features 10,000 acre wildlife preserve called "The Flats." During the day, seniors can walk through the preserve, observing animals and plants, and in the evening be entertained by a show at the Temple Theatre after dinner in one of the area restaurants. 

    The 63 assisted living facilities in Saginaw, Michigan, are regulated by the Michigan Bureau of Child and Adult Licensing, a division of the Department of Human Services. Such facilities are defined by the state as those having 25 or more residents, aged 55 or older. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Saginaw

    • Saginaw, Michigan, located in central Michigan along the Detroit River, experiences all four seasons. The average high temperature in January is 29 degrees Fahrenheit and 83 degrees in July.

    • Saginaw offers a number of community services, including the Saginaw Commission on Aging, an organization that provides meals on wheels, exercise programs, free cell phones and senior bus transportation, as well as three senior centers.

    • Although the crime rate in Saginaw has decreased by seven percent in recent years, crime, especially theft and property crime, continues to be a major problem. The city's crime rate is 18 percent higher than the national average, making Saginaw safer than just eight percent of U.S. cities.

    • The Saginaw area is home to world-class medical facilities, including St. Mary's of Michigan and Covenant Health Care, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • It's easy to get around Saginaw. The city is located directly on I-75 and I-675. In addition, the Saginaw Transit Authority Regional Services (STARS) provides regularly scheduled bus service throughout Saginaw and the surrounding area. For those seniors with difficulty walking, the Michigan Smart Bus system offers curb-to-curb service to points within 10 miles with advanced reservations.

    • There are a myriad of cultural events and activities in and around Saginaw. These include the Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum, the Castle Museum and the Japanese Cultural Center. Senior discounts are offered at most Saginaw events and attractions.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Saginaw

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Michigan

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,915.00 Bay City
    $3,550.00 Clio
    $3,347.00 Saginaw
    $2,900.00 Auburn

    Assisted Living costs in Saginaw start around $3,347 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 Saginaw 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 Saginaw

    Several state and federal programs are available to help eligible Saginaw seniors with the cost of an assisted living facility. These include the Medicaid State Plan, MI 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 Saginaw

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Saginaw

    Saginaw-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 Saginaw, MI

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Saginaw

    • Review of Bickford of Saginaw

      I toured Bickford of Saginaw for my relative. The staff were wonderful, knowledgeable, patient, and very thorough. The place was well organized and clean. Read more

      Tiffany
    • Review of Community Village

      My wife is in the Community Village. They have activities, and the staff are very friendly and very cooperative. They are very concerned, and I am very pleased with them. I haven't seen the activit... Read more

      William
    • Review of New Hope Valley

      My grandma was a resident at this community until she passed in March. She went from being at home very depressed after my grandpa died to partaking in activities and getting her spunk back after m... Read more

      Jill Killey
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