The 10 Best Independent Living Communities in Oakland County, MI for 2023

Directory of Independent Living Communities in Oakland County, MI

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Caring Star 2023

Independence Village of White Lake

Provides: Independent Living
935 Union Lake Road, White Lake, MI 48386
"IV white Lake was a wonderful place for our parents. They eventually needed more care than IV could accommodate, but we loved having them at IV. The activities are great as are the brunches. There..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Brookdale Southfield

Provides: Independent Living
25800 Eleven Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48034
"I toured Brookdale Southfield. I liked the area because I knew the area. I enjoyed the experience of what they showed me. And I was very happy, I wanted to go there but my money was a little short..." More

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Holiday Sterling Place

Provides: Independent Living
22800 Civic Center Dr, Southfield, MI 48033
"The tour I had with Holiday Sterling Place was very nice. The lady told me to take my time and just let her know what I wanted to do. She was very, very friendly. I talked to her for a good half an..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Brookdale Farmington Hills

Provides: Independent Living
36550 Grand River Avenue, Farmington Hills, MI ...
"Brookdale Farmington Hills was clean and spacious. They have rooms for people to read, or spend time with the visitors, and a spacious dining room, too. The apartments were spacious. The staff..." More

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Caring Star 2023

Independence Village of Oxford (Water...

Provides: Independent Living
701 Market Street, Oxford, MI 48371
"My sister seems to be adjusting to living here. She is participating in a few activities and says she has fun. Has made new friends which is just what she needed in her day to day life. The..." More

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Holiday Inn At Cass Lake

Provides: Independent Living
900 N Cass Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48328
"We toured Holiday The Inn At Cass Lake. We were impressed by the kindness of the staff, the residents there, the brightness of the facility, and the amenities that they had. We like the location..." More

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Caring Star 2016

American House Elmwood

Provides: Independent Living
2251 W. Auburn Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48309
"My sister has made a deposit and will be moving into American House Elmwood. The whole place was very clean. We chose it because it offered a very good-sized villa, which is independent living. She..." More

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Canterbury on the Lake

Provides: Independent Living
5601 Hatchery Rd., Waterford, MI 48329
"I have visited Canterbury-on-the-Lake and it is a wonderful community. It is set on a beautiful piece of property with a lake and tons of wildlife. It is important to have a community that offers..." More

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Magnolia by the Lakes

Provides: Independent Living
1701 Cass Lake Road, Keego Harbor, MI 48320
"Magnolia is the place to be. Magnolia's staff makes it feel like a home away from home which is exactly what I was looking for. The care staff and administration are the most attentive and..." More

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Caring Star 2016

American House Farmington Hills

Provides: Independent Living
24400 Middlebelt Road, Farmington Hills, MI 48336
"My friends will be moving into American House Farmington Hills. They have independent living as well as assisted living. They have memory care. The ones that are in independent living can purchase..." More

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American House Troy

Provides: Independent Living
2300 Grand Haven Drive, Troy, MI 48083
"American House Troy is located fairly close to my family, which is very good. They have available parking close to the apartments. The laundry is close to the apartments. It is very promising...." More

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Caring Star 2016

American House West Bloomfield

Provides: Independent Living
5859 W. Maple Rd., West Bloomfield, MI 48322
"American House was a nice enough place, but the clientele was not very interactive. The rooms and building were fine. I am looking for my mother-in-law, who is still very mobile and social, but the..." More

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Rose Senior Living at Providence Park

Provides: Independent Living
47400 Heritage Drive, Novi, MI 48374
"We've been to Rose Senior Living Providence Park. Our experience was very good. They seemed to have fresh good food, whereas the other ones we visited didn't. They were the nicest units. They had..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Park House Southfield

Provides: Independent Living
27577 Lahser Road, Southfield, MI 48034
"We chose Park House Southfield for my mom because it had the amenities that I was looking for. They have a dining room where they have meals, but my mom can still cook in her own apartment. We also..." More
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Elmhaven Manor

Provides: Independent Living
600 W Walton Blvd, Pontiac, MI 48340
"I already have my apartment at Elmhaven Manor. I still got some stuff to move, but the people are great. I've already met some of my neighbors and residents there. I would recommend it to a lot of..." More

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Anthology of Novi

Provides: Independent Living
42400 Twelve Mile Road, Novi, MI 48377
"My tour with Anthology of Novi was very interesting. It's a very nice facility. I like everything about it, but I didn't like its location along 12 Mile Road in Novi. The staff was very nice. She..." More

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Park at Franklin Senior Living

Provides: Independent Living
28301 Franklin Road, Southfield, MI 48034
"I had an in-person tour of Park at Franklin Senior Living. What I liked best was it was more independent than I thought it would be. I didn't see too much negative stuff at all. Everything was..." More

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American House Stone

Provides: Independent Living
3741 S. Adams Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48309
"My mom is currently in American House Stone and I love it there. They have very well-kept-up grounds with a couple of gardens, they call them the hummingbird gardens. They got a little lake or..." More

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Lockwood of Waterford

Provides: Independent Living
1407 Skipper Drive, Waterford, MI 48327
"My mother moved into Lockwood of Waterford. She likes the food, the staff, and the people there. The room gets cleaned, everybody is nice, and the place is nice and clean. The snow removal is taken..." More

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American House The Village

Provides: Independent Living
3617 South Adams Rd., Rochester Hills, MI 48309
"My dad moved into American House Village of Rochester Hills. So far, it's been pretty good. The thing that I like the most is the attention to their residents. They seem to actually stay connected...." More

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American House Milford

Provides: Independent Living
700 Napa Valley Drive, Milford, MI 48381
"My mom is a resident of American House Milford. The experience has been very good. She has a washer and dryer in her apartment, which makes her very happy. She had a leaky faucet, and they were..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Baldwin House Hazel Park

Provides: Independent Living
777 E Woodward Heights Blvd, Hazel Park, MI 48030
"I was impressed with Baldwin House Hazel Park. What I liked about it, it was a mixed community. So there were white, black, just a mixture of a diverse population of people. And I also like that..." More
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Samaritas Senior Living Bloomfield Hills

Provides: Independent Living
6257 Telegraph Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
"Having had a parent in a different facility a year ago I had no base line or bar to judge by ,now seeing how well this facility operates I am very impressed with the amount of caring the staff has...." More

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Brookdale Novi

Provides: Independent Living
45182 West Park Drive, Novi, MI 48377
"When I visited Brookdale Novi, I saw the room, the space, and what was available. Since it's independent living, they just showed me the package if I needed some help with anything and the prices..." More

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Lockwood of Lyon

Provides: Independent Living
20905 Pontiac Trail, South Lyon, MI 48178
"We liked Lockwood of South Lyon because of its location, the apartment size, and its layout. The room that we're going to have will be large enough, under 1,000 square feet, with two bedrooms, two..." More

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Baldwin House Senior Living Oakland

Provides: Independent Living
1915 Baldwin Avenue, Pontiac, MI 48340
"We went up to Baldwin House Senior Living Oakland and looked at it. I liked it 100%. Me and my wife were very much impressed with the people there and the community. It was a great facility. It's..." More

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The James Ferndale

Provides: Independent Living
22111 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, MI 48220
"The James Ferndale had a lot of stuff to offer. It's a nice place. The apartments were nice. They have a movie night. They go on little shopping trips. They have a nice dining area. The staff was..." More

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Baldwin House Birmingham

Provides: Independent Living
200 Chester Street, Birmingham, MI 48009
"Baldwin House Birmingham was terrific about everything. I would love to go there. I liked the full offer that they had for community living. They have everything one could imagine and they were..." More

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Belmar Oakland

Provides: Independent Living
5990 N. Adams Rd., Troy, MI 48098
"At Belmar Oakland, we’re proud to be a distinguished assisted living community in Troy, MI. Our modern facility is specially designed to help your loved one live with dignity and comfort while..." More

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Rolling Hills Retirement Community

Provides: Independent Living
3300 Crumb Road, Commerce Township, MI 48390
"I'm in Rolling Hills Retirement Community. The thing that I like best is that it has garages. The building layout is identical to all the resort lifestyles community. They've used the same..." More

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American House Village at Bloomfield

Provides: Independent Living
1957 S. Telegraph Rd, Pontiac, MI 48341
"This particular American House Village at Bloomfield has just opened on November 1st, so the building is beautiful, and the apartments are beautiful. However, they're not quite up to speed on..." More

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The Reserve at Red Run

Provides: Independent Living
30031 Dequindre Rd, Madison Heights, MI 48071
"The Reserve at Red Run is a planned, senior residential community, designed for both active, independent seniors, and those who require supportive care services. With a host of private..." More

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Farmington Hills Comfort Care

Provides: Independent Living
31525 W 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills, MI 48334
"Our mission has always been to redefine senior care through delivering remarkable care, and weaving luxury throughout every facility. Farmington Hills Comfort Care will be one of the next..." More

Caring Star 2014

Abbey Park at Mill River

Provides: Independent Living
28413 Abbey Lane, New Hudson, MI 48165
"Abbey Park at Mill River was a beautiful facility. There were a bunch of people hanging out and enjoying each other's company. It looked like they were very calm and happy there. Their dining room..." More

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The Park at Trowbridge

Provides: Independent Living
24111 Civic Center Dr., Southfield, MI 48033
"I am a therapist that comes in once in a while to see a resident. Every single time i come in the staff makes a point to say hello and casually talk. It’s so nice to know that it is consistent. " More

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Caring Star 2017

Beaumont Commons, Farmington Hills

Provides: Independent Living
21450 Archwood Circle, Farmington Hills, MI 48336
"Beaumont Commons Farmington Hills would have just been my second choice for my mom, but the apartment was just a tad bit smaller. They weren't as large as these apartments that we're going into...." More

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Fox Run

Provides: Independent Living
41000 13 Mile Road, Novi, MI 48377
"I was invited to a luncheon at Fox Run and there was a presentation in their auditorium. We toured the one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments. They were clean, bright, and looked like they had been..." More

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All Seasons Rochester Hills

Provides: Independent Living
175 East Nawakwa Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48307
"My mother is staying at All Seasons of Rochester Hills, it's a wonderful place, they do a nice job. This COVID has been a challenge, they haven't had any cases of it there, but it's only been..." More

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Imperial Senior Suites

Provides: Independent Living
27600 Franklin Road, Southfield, MI 48034
"I'm living in the Imperial Senior Suites Independent Living. They're remodeling the place now. The room is a big area. It's a one-bedroom, it's OK. The community is clean. It's a gated community...." More

Waltonwood at Twelve Oaks

Provides: Independent Living
27475 Huron Circle,, Novi, MI 48377
"We were greeted nicely at Waltonwood Twelve Oaks, and it's a very nice facility. I think we saw a two-bedroom there and it was good. Everything about it was good. They had a beauty shop and a..." More

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All Seasons of Birmingham

Provides: Independent Living
111 Elm Street, Birmingham, MI 48009
"My name is Sylvia Lawson. Steffani out did herself last night, with decorations, with the staff, and Tammy/Dale dressing up to play the part. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. My..." More

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Nothing But Us

Provides: Independent Living
5887 N. Crouse Place West, Bloomfield, MI 48323
"Nothing But US Care came to assist me with caring for my mum who has Alzheimer's. The Nothing But US Care, LLC were very polite and friendly but remained professional in every way. I would highly..." More

Meadowbrook Commons Senior Center

Provides: Independent Living
25075 Meadowbrook Road, Novi, MI 48375
"I found a place for my mom, Meadowbrook Commons Senior Center. She got a one-bedroom apartment. It's secure, it's clean, it's in a great location, and it's reasonably priced. They have a lot of..." More

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Accessible Properties

Provides: Independent Living
3541 Ridgeview Ct, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
"MICRO ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY Welcome to the home of the multi-faceted Accessible Properties. Our commitment to the quality delivery of care is unmatched. This starts with our luxurious,..." More

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The Haworth Center at Baptist Manor

Provides: Independent Living
30225 W. 13 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48334
"The Baptist Manor is very nice and comfortable. It's very good and convenient, it's near shopping places and my family. The facilities are nice also. They have good activities and exercises for the..." More

Waltonwood University

Provides: Independent Living
3250 Walton Blvd, Rochester, MI 48309
"My mother loves Waltonwood University. She loves the people, the environment, and the location. The staff is very friendly. She has a one-bedroom, one-bath apartment. They have dining, activities,..." More

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St. Anne's Mead

Provides: Independent Living
16106 W. 12 Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48076
"Welcome to St. Anne's Mead Retirement Home on the web. Located in Southfield, Oakland County, Michigan, St. Anne's Mead provides a continuum of professional senior residential care that includes:..." More

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Provides: Independent Living
1925 Fairway Dr., Rochester Hills, MI 48009
"My mother has been here for three years now, and I think they’ve done a very nice job with everything that we’ve had to deal with. They are very supportive and provided all the information we..." More

Older Persons' Commission

Provides: Independent Living
650 Letica Dr, Rochester, MI 48307
"They are very helpful--have a well rounded program. My husband loves to go there. " More

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Solaire Active Adult Community

Provides: Independent Living
15700 Providence Drive, Southfield, MI 48075
"Why did I choose So lair? Because, no. 1, it is very nice community! It is situated just a quarter of a mile from a shopping center, a grocery store, a pharmacy, etc. We have underground garage. We..." More

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The Baptist Manor

Provides: Independent Living
30301 W 13 Mile Road, Farmington Hills, MI 48334
"The Baptist Manor was more in my price range. It was a nice place. It was a little small, but seniors have to downsize at some point. They got studios and one-bedroom apartments. They were nice...." More

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Royal Oak House

Provides: Independent Living
1900 N. Washington Ave., Royal Oak, MI 48073
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Village of Royal Oak

Provides: Independent Living
3442 Devon Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073
"Since making our application we have visited this facility on numerous occasions to say we are still interested. The staff and residents are so friendly and welcoming it is such a joy. We leave..." More

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All Seasons of West Bloomfield

Provides: Independent Living
5600 Drake Road, West Bloomfield, MI 48322
"Hi, from the Yee Family, I just want to let All Seasons know how profession Brandy, the Director of Maintenance is, she is very kind, and does every job right the first time, and is always there..." More

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Pomeroy Living Orion

Provides: Independent Living
101 E Scripps Road, Lake Orion, MI 48360
"Pomeroy Living Orion's people are very nice. The facility is new and clean. The staff is very helpful and the residents are very kind. They have arts and crafts, exercise, shopping trips once a..." More

Fox Run of Novi

Provides: Independent Living
41100 Fox Run , Novi, MI 48377
"I have friends living at Fox Run. It is a beautiful set-up. They have adult living, assisted living, and total care, all depending on which section living you're in. They have everything. They have..." More

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Oxford Park Towers of Berkley

Provides: Independent Living
2345 Oxford Rd, Berkley, MI 48072
"I used to live in Oxford Park Towers of Berkley. It was an 8-story high-rise building, and I liked my apartment. Every apartment had a balcony, and they've got laundry on each level. What I didn't..." More

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Franklin Terrace Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
26962 Franklin Road,, Southfield, MI 48034
"We found Franklin Terrace Apartments for my mom. We just moved the furniture in, and she should be moving in very shortly. When we walked in, the place was very nice, very well-appointed, very..." More

Meadowcrest Senior Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
24200 Lathrup Blvd, Southfield, MI 48075
"I chose Meadowcrest Senior Apartments for myself because they had immediate availability. The staff kept calling me back and she helped me a lot. She went out of her way to make sure that I got in..." More

Blossom Ridge

Provides: Independent Living
3145 LILY TRAIL, Rochester, MI 48306
"I toured the independent living part of Blossom Ridge. I liked the 2-bedroom, 2-bath ranch with an attached garage. I was very impressed with it. It's only about 3 years old so everything was new...." More

Fleischman Residence / Blumberg Plaza

Provides: Independent Living
6710 West Maple Road, West Bloomfield, MI 48322
"Jewish Senior Life was very well staffed and very nice. The only thing I didn't like about it was they gave one meal a day, which was dinner. They had a nice classroom and a nice gym. The rooms..." More

Cranberry Lake

Provides: Independent Living
9620 Highland Road, White Lake, MI 48386
"The staff at Cranberry Lake were friendly and helpful when I visited. The apartments were smaller, but there were many activities like happy hour once a week. It was a good facility. " More

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Danish Village

Provides: Independent Living
2566 Walton Blvd., Rochester Hills, MI 48309
"Danish Village in Rochester, MI is a retirement community for low income seniors. The facility is located in a very nice neighborhood, close to lots of shopping. The community has transportation..." More

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Marian Oakland

Provides: Independent Living
29250 W 10 Mile , Farmington Hills, MI 48336
"I visit my relative here. I observe the interactions between all the tenants and the staff at the facility, and the staff seems to be on top of everything. Everything seems to be nice. The rooms..." More

Jewish Senior Life

Provides: Independent Living
15000 W. Ten Mile Road, Oak Park, MI 48237
"Jewel Senior Life was great place and clean. The staff was good. They had tons of activities, and they had transportation. " More

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Clawson Manor

Provides: Independent Living
255 W. 14 Mile Rd., Clawson, MI 48017
"I have lived here at Clawson Manor since 2008.I am 52 years old as of 05/2011 and am probably one of the youngest people that are currently living here. I was a little concerned with that fact,..." More

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Pomeroy Living Rochester Independent ...

Provides: Independent Living
3434 West South Boulevard, Rochester Hills, MI ...
"This facility is for people that are mostly independent though their is staff that can be hired to help with personal care. Our housekeeping staff though depleted from COVID is excellent and..." More

Ferndale Park Co-op

Provides: Independent Living
20800 Wyoming St, Ferndale, MI 48220
"I visited Ferndale Park Co-op. In the room they had a kitchenette and a bath. It was a nice place. The staff members were very nice. I had to go back and collect some more information and stuff and..." More

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Carrington Place Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
35250 Freedom Road, Farmington Hills, MI 48335
"Carrington Place Apartments Overview Floor Plans Features & Amenities Photo Gallery Prices Specials Apply Maps/Directions Contact Us Carrington..." More

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Time of Refreshing

Provides: Independent Living
27660 Vermont, Southfield, MI 48076

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Upside Detroit

Provides: Independent Living
3300 Five Points Dr, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
"Upside is truly an exclusive opportunity to live independently on your own terms. We offer luxury living options with over 2,500+ apartments in our network across the country alongside a dedicated..." More

Monark Grove Clarkston

Provides: Independent Living
7373 Sashabaw Rd, Clarkston, MI 48348
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    Recent Reviews of Independent Living in Oakland County

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      Having had a parent in a different facility a year ago I had no base line or bar to judge by ,now seeing how well this facility operates I am very impressed with the amount of caring the staff has.... Read more

    • Review of Baldwin House Hazel Park

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      My sister seems to be adjusting to living here. She is participating in a few activities and says she has fun. Has made new friends which is just what she needed in her day to day life. The apartm... Read more

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