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Senior housing types near Merrillville, IN

  • Towne Centre

    Towne Centre

    7250 Arthur Blvd, Merrillville, IN 46410
    (35)
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    Be the center of attention at Towne Centre, where weekly socials, exercise programs, clubs and games let residents get the most out of life while experiencing the best in Independent Living and Assisted Living services in Merrillville, Indiana. We also boast Special Care services to promote a...

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  • Journey Senior Living of Merrillville - Memory Care

    Journey Senior Living of Merrillville - Memory Care

    7900 Rhode Island St, Merrillville, IN 46410
    (9)
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    Journey Senior Living of Merrillville is an assisted living memory care community in Merrillville, IN. A licensed nurse on every shift supervises CNAs providing assistance with all Activities of Daily Living. Activities, from live music to visiting pets, keep seniors with dementia as...

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  • Virginia Place

    Virginia Place

    8253 Virginia St, Merrillville, IN 46410
    (7)
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    Virginia Place is located just south of Forest Hill Park in the small town of Merrillville Indiana. Merrillville is located just 15 minutes south of Lake Michigan which is a popular recreational destination for our residents and their families. Our beautiful community is a single story building with...

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  • Spring Mill Health Campus

    Spring Mill Health Campus

    101 W 87th Ave, Merrillville, IN 46410
    (2)
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    Merrillville, Indiana is a town that caters to a friendly population with a variety of hobbies, interests, and passions. At Spring Mill Health Campus, we're the same. When it comes to deciding how to spend their days, residents can choose from a variety of activities and excursions, including...

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  • Belvedere Senior Housing

    Belvedere Senior Housing

    343 East 90th Drive, Merrillville, IN 46410
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  • Clarendale of Schererville

    Clarendale of Schererville

    7770 Burr St, Schererville, IN 46375
    (31)
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    Clarendale of Schererville is a top pet-friendly senior community in the Chicago metro area, providing independent living assisted living and memory care for our residents. Our convenient and comfortable suburban location features 177 units and is designed with seniors’ comfort and well-being in...

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  • Brentwood at Hobart

    Brentwood at Hobart

    1420 Saint Mary's Cir, Hobart, IN 46342
    (34)
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    Brentwood at Hobart is an assisted living and memory care community in Hobart, Indiana. Our historic city exudes small town Midwestern charm with unmatched vibrancy. We have a thriving downtown area with shopping and dining as well as an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities. Home to Lake...

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  • Bickford of Crown Point

    Bickford of Crown Point

    140 E. 107th Ave, Crown Point, IN 46307
    (21)
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    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 much or too little — none met her needs and nothing...

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  • Rittenhouse Village At Portage

    Rittenhouse Village At Portage

    6235 Sterling Creek Road, Portage, IN 46368
    (24)
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    It's A Wonderful Senior Life At Rittenhouse Village, Our Philosophy is Different We're creating a resident-focused senior living community with you and your well-being in mind. At Rittenhouse Village At Portage, we've designed the very best in senior living by blending wonderful amenities with...

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  • St. Anthony of Lansing Supportive Living

    St. Anthony of Lansing Supportive Living

    3025 Spring Lake Drive, Lansing, IL 60438
    (8)
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    St. Anthony of Lansing is an assisted living community located in the exciting city of Lansing, IL. When people visit Lansing, they are struck by how close the city is to all of the major freeways in the area, and how perfect the weather is throughout the year. This is the type of community where...

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  • St. James Manor and Villas

    1251 E . Richton Rd, Crete, IL 60417
    (4)
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    Have you noticed that something doesn't seem right with mom or dad these days?  It could be subtle or it could be something that's pretty obvious. Regardless, you've turned to the Internet in 2008 for a reason and St. James Manor & Villas can get your loved one the help he or she needs within...

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  • Victory Centre of River Oaks

    Victory Centre of River Oaks

    1370 Ring Road, Calumet City, IL 60409
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    Dedicated to Good Living Our longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of River Oaks community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above all else...

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  • Brookdale Valparaiso Assisted Living

    Brookdale Valparaiso Assisted Living

    2601 Valparaiso Street, Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (13)
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    Exceptional Senior Living Choose us for your next home base, and you can the stress and isolation that often come with life at home for an upgraded quality of life. Chores are gone. Laundry, cleaning, home maintenance—we’ll take care of all of that. All you have to take care of it living your best...

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  • Rittenhouse Village At Valparaiso

    Rittenhouse Village At Valparaiso

    1300 Vale Park Road, Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (16)
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    It's A Wonderful Senior Life At Rittenhouse Village, Our Philosophy is Different We're creating a resident-focused senior living community with you and your well-being in mind. At Rittenhouse Village At Valparaiso, we've designed the very best in senior living by blending wonderful amenities with...

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  • Prairie Green At Dixie Crossing

    Prairie Green At Dixie Crossing

    1040 Dixie Highway, Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (10)
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    Prairie Green at Dixie Crossing is a top wheelchair accessible assisted living community for seniors in the Chicago area. We offer tastefully decorated studio and one-bedroom apartments with a full range of amenities, including a microwave and refrigerator, as well as services to accommodate each...

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  • Elevate South Holland

    Elevate South Holland

    16300 Louis Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473
    (18)
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    Elevate Senior Living in South Holland is a close-knit retirement community with independent living, assisted living, and memory care. As a member of the Elevate Housing Foundation, our philosophy is rooted in effective, resident-centered and life-changing senior living. Being a nonprofit...

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  • Victory Centre of Park Forest

    Victory Centre of Park Forest

    101 Main Street, Park Forest, IL 60466
    (5)
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    Dedicated to Good Living Our longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of Park Forest community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above all...

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  • Sunrise of Flossmoor

    Sunrise of Flossmoor

    19715 Governor Highway, Flossmoor, IL 60422
    (32)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields

    Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields

    3633 Breakers Dr, Olympia Fields, IL 60461
    (33)
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    Just 30 minutes south of Chicago, Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields provides a highly personalized approach to care, including independent and assisted living tailored to resident needs and abilities. Here, you have a choice of unique ranch-style townhome villas with two-car garages, front porches, and...

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  • Waterford Estates

    Waterford Estates

    17400 S Kedzie Rd., Hazel Crest, IL 60429
    (69)
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    The essence of Waterford Estates is best described in three words: understanding, care, and community. Waterford Estates is located near I57 & I80, on 12 beautiful acres with private walking paths, two ponds and scenic views. Our campus offers those age 62+ independence, privacy, security,...

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  • Citadel Estates - Hazel Crest

    Citadel Estates - Hazel Crest

    3701 W 183rd St, Hazel Crest, IL 60429
    (10)
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    Citadel Estates is an Assisted Living Community that caters to those diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia's. 100% of the staff are specially trained to care for individuals with Alzheimer's, Dementia and Memory Loss. Other features of Citadel Estates is its home-like atmosphere...

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  • Victory Centre of South Chicago

    Victory Centre of South Chicago

    3251 East 92nd Street, Chicago, IL 60617
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    Dedicated to Good Living Our longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of South Chicago community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above all...

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  • Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge

    Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge

    4150 W. Gatling Blvd., Country Club Hills, IL 60478
    (17)
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    Dedicated to Good Living Our longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of Sierra Ridge community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above all...

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  • Victory Centre of Roseland

    Victory Centre of Roseland

    10450 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60628
    (2)
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    Dedicated to Good Living Our longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of Roseland community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above all else,...

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  • Prairie Green at Fay’s Point

    Prairie Green at Fay’s Point

    1546 Water Street, Blue Island, IL 60406
    (1)
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    Surround yourself with Friends Located in the heart of Chicago’s near south suburbs, the new Prairie Green at Fay’s Point offers resort-style living at an affordable rate. Our community is licensed for Supportive Living, an innovative model designed by the State of Illinois to provide affordable...

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  • Coles Supportive Living

    Coles Supportive Living

    7419 S Exchange, Chicago, IL 60649
    (4)
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    Coles Supportive Living has been selected by the Illinois Department of Aging as one of the few Senior Care Facilities to be included in the State of Illinois Supportive Living Program. Coles Supportive Living Facility strives to promote dignity and independence for Seniors where a state-of-the art...

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  • Jackson Park Supportive Living

    Jackson Park Supportive Living

    1448 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60619
    (3)
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    The Jackson Park Supportive Living Facility was created to provide a safe, comfortable, and supportive living environment for individuals age 22-64 years old offering the highest level of service and expertise while maintaining the individual's independence. Our apartments are designed to provide a...

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  • The Pointe at Kilpatrick

    The Pointe at Kilpatrick

    14230 S Kilpatrick Ave, Crestwood, IL 60418
    (23)
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    The Pointe at Kilpatrick is an assisted living community located in picturesque and nature filled Crestwood, Cook County, Illinois. Our beautiful community is located in a central spot, just blocks away from the Little Calumet River and nestled between several forests and nature preserves. The...

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  • Colfax Manor Assisted Living

    8200 South Colfax Avenue, Chicago, IL 60617
    (4)
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    Colfax Manor Assisted Living is a residential care home located in Chicago, IL, which is a famous part of Cook County. We are located only minutes from the Rainbow Park and Beach, which sits near the shores of Lake Michigan. The lake helps to create calming breezes and blue skies that make life at...

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  • Residences at Deer Creek

    401 East U.S. 30, Schererville, IN 46375
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  • Journey Senior Living of Valparaiso

    74 E Journey Way, Valparaiso, IN 46383
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  • Residences at Coffee Creek

    2300 Village Point, Chesterton, IN 46304
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  • Aperion Care Demotte

    10352 N 600 E, Demotte, IN 46310
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Merrillville, Indiana

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is a residential community which administers supervision, support, and care to medically stable individuals who are not in need of skilled nursing support. The services offered often involve help with ADLs. Residents may be kept under monitoring and evaluation. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer hospice, continuing care, or respite. In Indiana, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around 49,200. The state of Indiana maintains specific regulations associated with this type of facility. Indiana State Department of Health governs this facility type. facilities must consider residents' personal preference meals may temporarily be delivered to the resident's room Staff members receive education in a variety of areas. These include: ethical considerations, records, detailed review of the appropriate job description, and procedures required. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include facilities must provide three meals a day, facilities must consider residents' ethnic preferences, facilities must consider residents' reasonable religious preferences, and facilities must consider residents' food allergies. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include preparation of prescribed medications, distribution of perscribed medications, and Medications may be administered under physician's order by licensed nursing personnel or qualified medication aides. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include scheduled transportation for community-based activities, activities and programs appropriate to residents' abilities and interests, executing a minor regimen based upon a nursing diagnosis or as prescribed by a physician, physician's assistant, chiropractor, dentist, optometrist, podiatrist, or nurse practitioner, and comprehensive nursing care. Public assistance is available through Medicaid A&D and TBI 1915(c) Waiver program. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as a negotiated risk plan will be established, A comprehensive assessment, evaluation must be updated at least semi-annually or when a significant change in condition occurs, and facility will identify scope of care based on evaluation.

Cost of Living

The location where a facility is based could have a big effect on facility price. Cost of living is a motivating factor in choosing which care choice meets the needs of your family. The rent burden for Merrillville is about 19.8% of the average monthly income. Merrillville has a median home value of $126,575 and the median cost of rent is around $1,085 per month.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Merrillville 23.5% have a college degree, 33.6% have a high-school diploma, and 8.4% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 53.2% are female and 46.8% are male. The median age of Merrillville is 38 years old. In Merrillville, 8.6% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Demographically, Merrillville is 14.6% Hispanic, 46.1% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 41.2% white, 0.3% Native American, 6.5% other or not specified, 4.5% mixed race, and 1.3% Asian. Out of the total population of Merrillville, 10.9% live in poverty, 66.7% participate in the labor force, 6.7% are widowed, and 13.3% have some form of disability. The current population of Merrillville consists of 34,871 people. Merrillville has a population density of 405 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Indiana

The state of Indiana has a cost of living index of 90.1 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 93.3 and a housing index rating of 77.3. The state of Indiana has 153 hospitals and 198 health centers, providing care to a population of 6,723,826. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Eskenazi Health, St. Mary Medical Center Inc., and And Reid Health. In terms of personal well-being, Indiana ranks 40th in healthcare and 36th in quality of life compared to other states. The natural beauty of Indiana is ranked 48th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 38% of Indiana residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Indiana ranks 40th in the country for diversity. In terms of religion, 37% of Indiana residents attend religious services among the 9,061 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. In Indiana there are 453 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 73°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 89°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 56°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 29°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 48°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 13°F during the month of January. Indiana experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 79% in the month of December. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.18 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Indiana is around 3.54 inches. On average, Indiana has an air quality index rating of around 36.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 50.9 AQI. While residents of Indiana mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Indiana can include tornados, floods, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Indiana

The state of Indiana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of White Pine, Sassafras, American Elderberry, and Bittersweet. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Yellow Warbler, the Black Duck, the Sunfish, or the Great Blue Heron. The state animal of Indiana is the White-tailed Deer.