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10 Best Memory Care Facilities in South Lyon, MI

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If your loved one needs memory care in South Lyon, A Place for Mom can help. With 13 memory care facilities in South Lyon, we’ll work with you to find the right fit for your family member’s budget, interests, and care needs.

Alzheimer’s care in South Lyon incorporates memory care activities and therapies to reduce residents’ confusion and agitation. South Lyon memory care also provides security features and supervision, along with trained staff. If you’re considering dementia care in South Lyon, know it’s a safe setting for your older relative.

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Photo of Cambrian Assisted Living and Memory Care South Lyon
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8.7
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6 reviews
8.7
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6 reviews
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I would tell others looking to make sure they ask pointed questions about the level of care their loved one will receive at other facilities. There are a lot of assisted living facilities to choose from...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Cambrian Assisted Living & Memory Care is a local, family-owned business whose owners are hands-on and committed to insuring that exceptional care is their top priority. Owners Gareth and Denise Zebley have worked hard to provide a comfortable, caring and secure environment, giving residents...
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1515 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
9.4
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29 reviews
9.4
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29 reviews
5 star
38%
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38%
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I LIKE EVERYTHING ABOUT THE BUILDING. THE PEOPLE HAVE ALL TREATED ME VERY NICE. THEY HELP IN EVERY WAY THEY CAN. I ENJOY THE ACTIVITIES THEY HAVE PROVIDED.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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Photo of Waltonwood Twelve Oaks
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9.3
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34 reviews
9.3
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34 reviews
5 star
38%
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35%
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3%
2 star
9%
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My experience at Waltonwood Twelve Oaks has been nothing short of amazing, even though my good friend just moved in a couple of months ago. The residents are welcoming, staff is responsive and helpful, and...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
When only the best will do…Look to Waltonwood for Luxury Senior Living. At Waltonwood, our goal is not to be just another Senior Community. But rather, our goal is to ensure each resident and family member is treated with dignity and respect while striving to exceed their expectations. We are...
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Photo of StoryPoint Novi
1212 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
9.0
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23 reviews
9.0
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23 reviews
5 star
48%
4 star
35%
3 star
13%
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0%
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When it comes to the activities they mostly seem geared for children rather than adults with short term memory issues. What our family likes the most about StoryPoint Novi is the friendliness of the staff...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Photo of Ashley Court of Brighton
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8.8
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75 reviews
8.8
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75 reviews
5 star
53%
4 star
23%
3 star
5%
2 star
3%
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My loved one is a resident at Ashley Court of Brighton. I would recommend this facility to others. Like any other place, they have problems with staffing and use temp agencies sometimes. It is very clean and...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
We are a specialty care community, specializing in Alzheimer's, dementia care and the alert but frail senior. We offer 4 secured buildings and house 80 residents, each building can accommodate 20 residents. Ashley Court provides a continuum of care an accommodates all stages of...
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8.6
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28 reviews
8.6
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28 reviews
5 star
61%
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21%
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14%
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Five in all categories. In March 2024 the facility was bought back by the original owner (I have been told) and they have been working to make positive changes in key staff positions and the residents...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Brighton Comfort Care Assisted Living and Memory Care is a senior assisted living community. With a passion for care and hospitality, the staff here dedicates time to assisting and spending time with residents. At this upscale and all-inclusive community, residents here can relax, feel at home,...
Photo of Rose Senior Living at Providence Park
88 Photos available
55 Floor plans available
8.1
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16 reviews
8.1
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16 reviews
5 star
43%
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38%
3 star
6%
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Overall my mom is pretty happy there. It is expensive, but based on the experience we have had so far, I would recommend them to other families. There is a decent amount of activities that is resident driven
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Photo of Novi Lakes Health Campus
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This place is simply amazing because of the wonderful staff, caring on site management, wonderful food service, incredible activities staff and remarkable PT. Granted they are at times understaffed as is...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Welcome to exceptional senior living in Novi, Michigan! Located near beautiful Pavilion Shore Park, Twelve Oaks Mall, and a variety of fun places to dine, our residents never want for opportunities to explore the surrounding community. For those who stay on our campus, our Life Enrichment Team...
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9.4
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60 reviews
9.4
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60 reviews
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Residents & staff bother very courteous & both friendly with very few exceptions. The mgmt seem to be very competent & good at dealing with people.
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living, Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Every imaginable option is here.  At Abbey Park at Mill River, its your choice!Rental retirement living in our brand-new community in Lyon Township includes housekeeping and linen service, daily continental breakfast, lunch and much, much more:A vibrant, active lifestyle offering a full...
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Nursing Homes
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Nursing Homes: Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.
Photo of Courtyard Manor of Wixom
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Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Since 1987, we have built a solid reputation for providing high-quality and state-licensed compassionate care. Each of our four buildings is a CARF-accredited program designed to offer residents a more home-like setting that also provides state-of-the-art, in-house clinical services. We serve...
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

Cost of memory care in South Lyon, MI

The average cost of senior living in South Lyon is $5,629 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Howell, MI with an average of $4,568 per month.

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in South Lyon, MI vs. nearby cities

South Lyon, MI
$5,629/mo
$5,456/mo
$5,798/mo

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in South Lyon, MI vs. the state and national average

South Lyon, MI
$5,629/mo
U.S. national average
$4,783/mo

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in South Lyon vs. other types of senior living

Memory Care
$5,629/mo

Median monthly costs of Memory Care in South Lyon, MI by room type

Semi-Private
$4,311/mo
Studio
$5,578/mo
1 Bedroom
$5,737/mo
2 Bedroom
$6,780/mo

Average cost of Memory Care in South Lyon over time

South Lyon, MIMI stateNational

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What families are saying about memory care in South Lyon

Recent reviews for memory care in South Lyon

The Westland House

4.5
The staff at the Westland House has been amazing taking incredible care of my grandfather. They are friendly, attentive and supportive of his needs.

Novi Lakes Health Campus

4.8
My dad had a wonderful stay. I never thought I would be able to take him home again, but he's home now because of the great care the staff takes of their residents. I would recommend this place!

StoryPoint Northville

5.0
My dad moved in a few months ago to this beautiful new community. Not only did we choose it for all the things they thought of like amazing dining program, robust activities and the spacious apartments. But the team that cares. The staff understand the residents needs by guiding them through ...
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South Lyon review score based on 96 family reviews

8.9
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This proprietary review score is based on 96 reviews of 13 South Lyon memory care communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The South Lyon review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how memory care residents and family members rate memory care in your area. Compare review scores in multiple locations to understand how overall satisfaction rates differ from city to city. Based on recent reviews, the maximum possible score is 10.Methodology: How we calculate our city review scores

South Lyon review score compared against nearby cities

8.9
South Lyon, MI13 facilities
8.2
Wixom, MI34 facilities
8.8
Brighton, MI11 facilities

Review subcategories for South Lyon memory care

When memory care residents and family members submit a review on our site, they rate each community on categories such as cleanliness, activities, meals, and more. The chart below is based on 96 reviews of 13 South Lyon memory care communities. This chart helps you compare South Lyon resident and family memory care satisfaction rates against national averages. Use it to assess your needs and develop criteria for your own search. If you know that one of these categories is important to you or your loved one, our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities to match your needs.
South Lyon, MI averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.3
4.4
Friendliness
4.5
4.5
Care services
3.7
4.2
Staff
4.3
4.4
Meals & dining
3.8
4.0
Activities
3.7
3.9
Value for cost*
3.7
4.0
0.01.02.03.04.05.0
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South Lyon memory care services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in South Lyon memory care communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in South Lyon, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in South Lyon memory care

Memory care communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of memory care partners in South Lyon that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
South Lyon, MINational
Full medication management
Full medication management
69.2%
65.1%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
61.5%
47.9%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
100%
82.5%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
76.9%
71.7%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
30.8%
28.3%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
100%
89.6%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
61.5%
61.5%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
84.6%
72.4%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%
*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in South Lyon memory care

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of South Lyon Memory Care partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
South Lyon, MINational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
69.2%
73.9%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
53.8%
45.7%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
61.5%
70.1%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
30.8%
26.1%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select dietary accommodations in South Lyon memory care

Memory care communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of South Lyon partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
South Lyon, MINational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
30.8%
27.3%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
53.8%
43.8%
No sugar
No sugar
61.5%
41%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
61.5%
49.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
38.5%
16%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select dining options in South Lyon memory care

Our memory care communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of South Lyon communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
South Lyon, MINational
Professional chef
Professional chef
61.5%
31.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
61.5%
39.2%
Room service
Room service
53.8%
36.2%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
23.1%
22.5%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select programs and activities in South Lyon memory care

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered memory care communities in South Lyon offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
South Lyon, MINational
Activity director
Activity director
69.2%
45.2%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
46.2%
33.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
46.2%
27.8%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
38.5%
54.1%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
69.2%
51.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
76.9%
60.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
46.2%
39%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
46.2%
34.2%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
53.8%
35.7%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
61.5%
46.8%
Live performances
Live performances
61.5%
47.2%
Dances
Dances
38.5%
30.4%
Fitness center
Fitness center
38.5%
21.5%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
61.5%
45.9%
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Frequently Asked Questions

Hutcheson Manor, StoryPoint Saline and The Bradford Senior Living are the top-rated memory care facilities near South Lyon, Michigan. See full list of communities.

There are 13 memory care facilities near South Lyon, Michigan. See the full list.

The 13 memory care facilities near you in South Lyon, Michigan typically provide housing, therapies, and care tailored to those who have Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. To find memory care in South Lyon, Michigan, browse our detailed listings showing photos, floor plans, amenities, activities, and reviews from real families.

Browse A Place for Mom’s listings for memory care in South Lyon, Michigan, to take a virtual tour. Our local senior living experts can arrange for a live tour of these communities as well.

The cost of memory care facilities in South Lyon, Michigan ranges from $1 to $94000. The average Memory Care cost in South Lyon, Michigan is $5,629. Prices often vary based on care provided, amenities, unit size, and more. 

The cost of memory care in South Lyon, Michigan typically starts at $1. A Place for Mom’s local, expert senior living advisors can help you find affordable memory care facilities near you and offer advice on how to lower costs and pay for care with VA benefits or public payment options.

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