28 Assisted Living Facilities in Shelby Township, MI

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Sunrise of Shelby Township

46471 Hayes Road, Shelby Township, MI
Ruth: "The rooms at Sunrise of Shelby Township were small and my husband and I were considering sharing a bathroom with another gentleman. It was very pretty, well done, and very clean. It just didn't seem to fit into our budget. We were there at... (read more)
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Shelby Crossing Health Campus

13794 21 Mile Road, Shelby Township, MI
Charlene: "We didn't really find Shelby Crossing to our liking. It just felt more like a nursing home to us, and it was more care than what my mom needed. Everyone was extremely nice and the facilities were very nice. Everything looked nice, clean, a... (read more)
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2015

Shorehaven Senior Living

14560 Lakeside Circle, Sterling Heights, MI
Shorehaven Senior Living is located in Sterling Heights, Michigan, conveniently close to an array of restaurants and shopping centers. Residents and visitors like that the facility is a spacious, clean and well-maintained facility. They als... (read more)
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2012, 2015

Sunrise of Rochester

500 East University Drive, Rochester, MI
Overlooking Paint Creek and the Paint Creek Trail, Sunrise of Rochester is situated in the heart of Rochester, Michigan, close to Main Street. This facility is described by residents and visitors as having rooms that are clean and spacious,... (read more)
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2016

Brookdale Utica

45969 North Pointe Boulevard, Utica, MI
Danny: "My dad was in Brookdale Utica. For somebody that wants activities, that would not be the place. It's laid back. I had no problems with any of the people there at all. They were all very nice and very helpful. It was really a good place. It... (read more)
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2015

Atina Senior Living

1527 John R Road, Rochester Hills, MI
Atina Senior Living is nestled in a scenic enclave of Rochester Hills, Michigan, just north of Detroit. A variety of conveniences are available nearby, such as the Hampton Public Golf Course, Hampton Village Center shopping area and the Roc... (read more)
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Sunrise of Troy

6870 Crooks Road, Troy, MI
Centrally located in Troy, Michigan, near Detroit, residents and visitors tout Sunrise of Troy for its outstanding staff and clean, home-like environment with good food served. Residents enjoy an array of activities to keep them active incl... (read more)
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2015

Bramham Foster Home

38952 Bramham Street, Clinton Township, MI
suzyshed: "Very satisfied. My grandmother has lived there for 3 years. They are very caring and love everyone like family. I just moved my father into their 2nd home. "
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Hearthstone Communities

36688 Briarcliff Rd, Sterling Heights, MI
Hearthstone Communities is located in the heart of Sterling Heights, MI, next to Maple Lane Golf Club and the Clinton River Wetlands. Visitors have noted that all meals throughout the day are homemade and exceptionally nutritious. Hearthsto... (read more)
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Genesis Senior Living I

2806 Renshaw Drive, Troy, MI
Genesis Senior Living is a 6-bed home small scale assisted living in Troy and Warren area licensed under the rules of Adult Foster Care in Oakland County, Michigan. Owned and operated by medical professionals. Because of how our program is ... (read more)
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Genesis Senior Living II

4906 Danbury Drive, Troy, MI
Genesis Senior Living is a 6-bed home small scale assisted living in Troy and Warren area licensed under the rules of Adult Foster Care in Oakland County, Michigan. Owned and operated by medical professionals. Because of how our program is ... (read more)
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Genesis Senior Living IV

4739 Butler Drive, Troy, MI
Genesis Senior Living is a 6-bed home small scale assisted living in Troy and Warren area licensed under the rules of Adult Foster Care in Oakland County, Michigan. Owned and operated by medical professionals. Because of how our program is ... (read more)
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Emmanuel Senior Living

5589 John R Road, Troy, MI
Emmanuel Senior Living is a Private Assisted Foster Care facility with operations in Troy, Michigan specializing in high quality care for elderly, physically handicapped Dementia and Alzheimer’s residents. We strive so that our residents... (read more)
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Bickford of Shelby Township

48251 Schoenherr Rd, Shelby, MI
We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage. As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings. The options offered too... (read more)
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Walnut Creek Living

49228 Walnut Creek Dr, Macomb, MI
With a 24-hour awake staff and owned and operated by an experienced Geriatric Nurse, Walnut Creek Living, LLC is a state licensed senior group living private home located in a beautiful subdivision in Macomb Twp, MI. We have multiple homes ... (read more)
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American House Elmwood Senior Living

2251 West Auburn Rd., Rochester Hills, MI
American House Elmwood Senior Living is located in Rochester Hills, Michigan, near Crooks Road, Crittendon Hospital Medical Center, Pine Trace Golf Club and popular shopping venues. Relatives appreciate the country-like atmosphere and peace... (read more)
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2016

Waltonwood at Lakeside

14750 Lakeside Circle, Sterling Heights, MI
Waltonwood at Lakeside is in Sterling Heights, Michigan, steps away from a beautiful pond and shopping and dining at Lakeside Mall. Visitors and loved ones praise the attractiveness of the large facility, noting its immaculate grounds. Resi... (read more)
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American House Lakeside

15731 19 Mile Rd., Clinton Township, MI
Depo: "After several falls followed by rehab it was obvious Mom could not return to her own home. I toured several facilities in the area and American House was by far the most reasonably priced considering the amenities offered. Fortunately,... (read more)
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2013, 2016

Rose Senior Living - Clinton Township

44003 Partridge Creek Blvd., Clinton Township, MI
Karen: "We chose Rose Senior Living - Clinton Township for my mom. It's awesome, and we don't have complaints. The care goes above and beyond what we expected. I would live there. They have all kinds of activities like bingo, exercise classes, cha... (read more)
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Oakmont Sterling

41155 Pond View Drive, Sterling Heights, MI
Oakmont Sterling is located in a tranquil neighborhood in Sterling Heights, MI, with a few ponds and parks nearby. Residents are thoroughly pleased by its exercise room, weekly Wheel of Fortune games and trips to local restaurants for lunch... (read more)
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At A Glance

There are 28 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in Shelby Township is $3,915 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Shelby Township

Shelby Township, Michigan, is an affluent suburb located to the north of Detroit with 1,200 acres of public parks, complete with paved walking trails running along the Clinton River. The Yates Cider Mill historic water-powered mill is an especially popular place for tours, easy nature walks, and tasty local treats seniors can enjoy. In a population of nearly 80,000, 17.3 percent are seniors over 65, and there are seven assisted living facilities to serve their needs, with a further 99 assisted living communities in Detriot proper. It is important to note that the State of Michigan does not license assisted living facilities. Instead, facilities that provide a certain level of care or are considered a Home for the Aged or Adult Foster Care Home are required to carry one of several specific licenses if the level of care provided at the facility meets certain criteria as determined by the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Shelby Township

  • Weather in Shelby Township means long, snowy winters and mild summers. January lows dip down in an average of 14, while high temperatures in July are about 81. Seniors who are sensitive to cold will be uncomfortable in the winter. 
  •  Cost of living in Shelby Township is 82, compared to the national average of 100. Grocery costs and health care are close to the national average, but housing costs are about half the U.S. average, which may allow seniors on a budget to stretch their assisted living dollars further. 

  • Violent crime rates in Shelby Township are on par with the national average, while property crime rates are about two-thirds lower. Seniors may enjoy the safety of this suburb. 

  • Shelby residents aged 65 and older, or those with a qualifying disability, are eligible for reduced bus fares on the SMART lines. Paratransport and dial-a-ride services may also be available in the outlying areas. 

  • Shelby Township has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Shelby Township Senior Center, an organization that offers classes and group activities as well as a community loan closet of free medical equipment and rides to appointments, senior center activities, or shopping. 

  • The Shelby Township area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Henry Ford Macomb Health Center and Beaumont Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


Paying for Assisted Living in Shelby Township

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Michigan

$4,220.00 Rochester
$4,000.00 US
$3,915.00 Shelby Township
$3,802.00 Shelby
$3,200.00 Macomb
$3,034.00 Rochester Hills
$2,874.00 Sterling Heights

Assisted Living costs in Shelby Township start around $3,915 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 Shelby Township 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 Shelby Township

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services offers an MI Choice Waiver Program, designed to help offset the costs of assisted living and nursing home care. Through this program, eligible adults who meet income and asset criteria can receive Medicaid-covered services like those provided by nursing homes but can stay in their own home or another residential setting. 

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 Shelby Township

Shelby Township 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 Shelby Township

Shelby Township-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.