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Average starting price $4,863/month
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Recent reviews of Assisted Living in Merrillville, IN
Sunrise Villa Olympia Fields
4.5

My loved one was having a wonderful experience here and enjoying all of the amenities but then the pandemic hit which made it hard for him. I think it is a great place and I would highly recommend to others.

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The Pointe at Kilpatrick in Crestwood, IL
5.0

I moved in a month ago and although I picked the place myself, I am extremely pleased. I love living here even more than I ever expected. I stop by [name removed]'s office everyday to thank her for her help getting me my apartment.

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Residences at Deer Creek in Schererville, IN
5.0

I have only been able to see the inside of the community on the initial tour, but everything was very clean. The staff members are the best, and the meals they serve are the best. Our loved one really enjoys going to their movie nights.

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Crown Point Christian Village

6685 E 117th Ave, Crown Point, IN 46307 | 8 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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Count on Crown Point Christian Village to help you live better and age with grace. On our scenic 70-acre campus in Crown Point, Indiana, you’ll find a welcoming, serene and safe Christian community that feels like home. You’ll make new friends and stay close to family. And with all of your needs...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.7(15 reviews)

This facility is wonderful and the staff is great. Everyone worked well and went over and beyond their duties and for this reason we are so grateful to C.P. Christian Village.

Journey Senior Living of Merrillville - Memory Care

7900 Rhode Island St, Merrillville, IN 46410 | 2 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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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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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.7(36 reviews)

I think it is a good facility, it is very nice and clean but I feel like the staff need to be more attentive to the residents especially in memory care. I would just tell others to make sure if you put your...

Virginia Place

8253 Virginia St, Merrillville, IN 46410 | 2.2 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

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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...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.0(16 reviews)

They are very personable. They are not communicating as much, as it relates to the care services. The value for the money is average. I would reecommend to other families. They need to improve on the...

Wittenberg Village, a CCRC

1200 Luther Drive, Crown Point, IN 46307 | 6.7 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
2.8(3 reviews)

Mom likes the food at Wittenberg. She does wish there was a little more variety of options. The staff have been great. They were fantastic to work with when mom moved in and they introduced her to many of...

Bickford of Crown Point

140 E. 107th Ave, Crown Point, IN 46307 | 5 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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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...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.2(12 reviews)

I am happy with the care from this nice community. We like that the staff is very attentive to the residents. The community is clean and has a nice environment for the residents and the families. The menu is...

Belvedere Senior Housing

343 East 90th Drive, Merrillville, IN 46410 | 3 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly

Saint Anthony Majestic Care

205 W Franciscan Dr, Crown Point, IN 46307 | 6.8 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

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Saint Anthony, a crucial community partner in the Crown Point area, offers a full range of services and treatments, from Assisted Living, Memory Care, Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation Services, Pastoral Care, and Child Care. Every Saint Anthony resident enjoys private accommodations. These...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
5.0(2 reviews)

St. Anthony Home is a clean facility. The staff members take good care of my loved one there. They communicate with us if there is ever any type of issue going on. It has just been a really great experience.

Spring Mill Health Campus

101 W 87th Ave, Merrillville, IN 46410 | 2.6 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
2.8(5 reviews)

Spring Mill Health Campus has, overall, been a positive experience. My first impression of the campus itself was very nice. They have a beautiful garden that I think some of the long-term residents help to...

The Admiral at the Lake, a CCRC

929 W Foster Ave, Chicago, IL 60640 | 36.7 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Step out your door to acres of beautiful parkland, the beach, and the lake’s shore. Look the other way and Chicago surrounds you – the stunning skyline, vibrant neighborhoods, and the cultural depth few other cities offer.Chicago’s oldest, nonprofit retirement living organization is introducing...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
5.0(16 reviews)

Dinner service at the Admiral at the Lake has successfully made it through the pandemic, staff shortages, and inflation that plague us all. Meals are nutritional and appetizing, and always include meat, fish...

Brookdale Des Plaines

800 South River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016 | 46.6 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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It’s good to be home.Our community just outside of Chicago gives you the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with both independent living and assisted living on the same campus. With several floor plans to chose from, including studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom options, you’ll be able...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.6(70 reviews)

My father lived here for 2 years and I he was very happy at Brookdale Des Plaines. The staff was always helpful and would notify me if there were any concerns regarding my father. We chose Brookdale Des...

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Brookdale Northbrook

4501 Concord Lane, Northbrook, IL 60062 | 49.2 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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A Meaningful RetirementWhy would you settle for a senior living community that requires you to sacrifice your well-deserved freedom and independence in exchange for quality care? Our residents enjoy both here at our independent and assisted living community in Northbrook, Illinois. You can join...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.7(49 reviews)

Brookdale Northbrook has been my home for three year. The pain of losing my husband shortly after was eased by our caring staff and residents. My survival after a deadly battle with covid, due in no small...

StoryPoint Naperville

504 N River Rd, Naperville, IL 60563 | 47.1 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Welcome to StoryPoint Naperville! This isn’t just a place to reside — it’s a place where our community members truly shine, and we are glad to share this experience with them. Our various senior living options include independent living, enhanced living, assisted living, memory care, and respite...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.5(77 reviews)

When I was moving from my home I prayed for guidance and found a home of love, faith and hope. It is called StoryPoint. StoryPoint has a caring staff whose 'joy' is found in listening to and honoring our...

Bridgeway of Bensenville a CCRC

303 E. Washington Street, Bensenville, IL 60106 | 43.4 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Bridgeway of Bensenville features independent living homes and apartments offering a worry-free lifestyle. Additionally, Bridgeway of Bensenville offers various levels of assisted living and memory care to those that require more help with daily activities.Lifestyle Amenities:Choice of large...

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Beauty Salon
Special Dining Programs
4.4(94 reviews)

The food is the best. It's a restaurant style. Everyone is just friendly. The care services is great. The staff are really nice. Good activities, entertainers every month. I try to join as much as I can

Rittenhouse of Michigan City

4300 Cleveland Ave, Michigan City, IN 46360 | 27.5 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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VOTED THE BEST ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY FOR 12 YEARS STRAIGHT THROUGH THE LOCAL READER'S CHOICE AWARD!!!! (2021)

Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.3(18 reviews)

Rittenhouse in Michigan City has been a wonderful experience right from the beginning. The admissions person was very knowledgeable and welcoming throughout the process. The atmosphere is so welcoming and...

Brookdale Lisle

1700 Robin Lane, Lisle, IL 60532 | 43.1 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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Good Times, Good PeopleAre you ready to enjoy everything senior living has to offer? At our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Lisle, Illinois, you can enjoy a beautiful and inviting environment with spacious common rooms, a fun-filled events calendar with a multitude of activities...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.3(54 reviews)

This has been an excellent experience for my loved one and family. Everything is promptly available, and the service has been very good. The food, activities, and training equipment have been readily...

Victory Centre of River Woods

1800 River Woods Drive, Melrose Park, IL 60160 | 37.8 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

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Dedicated to Good LivingOur longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Victory Centre of River Woods 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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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.6(17 reviews)

They were so accommodating and helped us get in here fast. My friend is getting great care and attention from the staff. He raves about the food, it is a posted a menu each week. The assistant director [name...

The Carrington at Lincolnwood

3501 Northeast Parkway, Lincolnwood, IL 60712 | 40.1 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Creating a multi-acre senior living community in the very heart of a highly desirable area like Lincolnwood is a rare opportunity. While only minutes from businesses and shopping, cultural opportunities, houses of worship and medical and professional offices, the landscaped 13-acre,...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.6(54 reviews)

My loved one likes the food, it was excellent. It's a great place. This community, met all requirements. My loved is doing very well, and they could not have been more responsive and caring afterwards. The...

Clarendale of Schererville

7770 Burr St, Schererville, IN 46375 | 2.9 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

See all Life Care Services LLC communities

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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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.5(51 reviews)

There are lot of different activities, covid just kind of changed how things worked with the activities. I feel like I can trust this community with my loved one. This is a very nice place and they go out...

Lombard Place Assisted Living & Memory Care

300 West 22nd St., Lombard, IL 60148 | 42.3 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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The new Lombard Place Assisted Living and Memory Care in Lombard, IL is the perfect alternative for seniors who value their independence but still need some help from time to time. Carefully designed and professionally managed, Lombard Place features beautiful apartments in a home-like setting....

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.1(65 reviews)

The rooms are very nice. The staff is very accommodating. The person at the front desk is very involved and a very hard worker. The dining room staff are very nice and are dealing with a shortage of staff....

Mercy Circle Senior Living

3659 W 99th Pl, Chicago, IL 60655 | 24 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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A faith-based not-for-profit communityMercy Circle’s residents and staff together create a vibrant, caring community where all people are welcome and our non-profit status is reflected in no entrance fees. Residents pay only a monthly fee, which includes meals, services, amenities and...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.9(75 reviews)

I was admitted on [date removed]. Food not so good, complain reg chef on vacation, when the chef returned food improved tremendously. Nursing and therapy care excellent. My stay was for rehab after surgery.

Heartis Village Orland Park

7420 West 159th Street, Orland Park, IL 60462 | 24.4 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

See all Integral Senior Living Management Group communities

Heartis Orland Park is a luxurious senior living community offering you fun and engaging ways to continue a life well lived.The upscale services and amenities create a vibrant atmosphere with new experiences around every corner. Socialize with neighbors and visitors in the courtyards or theatre....

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.5(19 reviews)

It was a very clean, and friendly community. The care services were excellent. The interaction with the staff was good. They were wonderful. The food was delicious, and we loved it. A lot of good activities...

Belmont Village Lincoln Park

700 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60614 | 33.5 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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At Belmont Village Lincoln Park, you’ll find the perfect blend of comfort, care and active living. The mid-rise building maintains the look and feel of the area with an architectural style very closely replicating the Nellie Black building that previously occupied the site. Nestled in the new...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.7(32 reviews)

This facility is excellent! It's new and very nice. The staff is wonderful. They are a bit short staffed, but that's everywhere right now. The food is good quality and they have a good variety. They do...

Brookdale Glen Ellyn

60 North Nicoll Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 | 44.4 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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If you’re ready to trade your hedge clippers for golf clubs, our senior living community just outside of Chicago might be the right fit for you.Here you’ll have the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with both independent living and assisted living on the same campus. Trade home...

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Beauty Salon
Private Dining Room
4.7(47 reviews)

We moved into Brookdale on [Date removed]. We have been impressed with the friendly, helpful atmosphere here, from both the staff and the residents. Our apartment is beginning to feel like home. And we...

Maple Glen Memory Care

750 S Park Blvd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 | 43.7 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Memory Care

See all Koelsch Senior Communities communities

The Koelsch family has more than six decades in developing, building and operating senior housing. The tradition began in 1958 when Emmett Koelsch and Alice Koelsch-Schultz founded the company and employed the simple philosophy, 'Treat all people with the respect they deserve and the special...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.6(15 reviews)

I am extremely pleased with our experience with Maple Glen. I would recommend you check the community out to see if it would be a good fit for your loved one. The staff communication has been great with...

Clarendale of Mokena

21536 South Wolf Road, Mokena, IL 60448 | 27.9 milesfrom Merrillville center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

See all Life Care Services LLC communities

Clarendale of Mokena is the only senior living community in The Village of Mokena, Ill. It is also the newest such community in the greater market area to offer three integrated lifestyle options under one roof - residential living, assisted living and memory care. Clarendale of Mokena creates an...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.3(91 reviews)

My loved one loves it here! The staff is very friendly, the food is very good, and the activities are good too. She loves everything about it!

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Cost of assisted living in Merrillville, IN

The average cost of senior living in Merrillville is 4,863 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Valparaiso, IN with an average of 3,835 per month.

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In Merrillville, Indiana, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Merrillville, Indiana, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Transportation

Merrillville, Indiana is a mostly car-dependent area, where seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Public transit options in Merrillville are provided by Gary Public Transportation Corp (GPTC), and seniors may receive fare discounts. There are numerous bus routes that serve Merrillville and connect to the surrounding area. Merrillville has some biking infrastructure but can be a challenge to get around on foot.

Health care

Merrillville offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has several hospitals, including St. Mary Medical Center and Franciscan Health Crown Point.

Senior activities

Merrillville is a perfect slice of Northwestern Indiana living. Located within an hour from Chicago, Gary, and Indiana Dunes National Park, Merrillville is a great jumping-off point for fun day trips. Closer to home, Merrillville history is on display at the Merrillville-Ross Township Historical Museum. Soar among the stars at the Merrillville Community Planetarium. Grab some breakfast at Veterans Cafe, which serves great food while helping veterans, and then hit the links at the Turkey Creek Golf Course.

What is assisted living?

Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:

  • Housekeeping
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Help with personal care
  • Laundry
  • Social activities and outings
  • 24-hour emergency response
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The Admiral at the Lake, a CCRC, Mercy Circle Senior Living and Brookdale Glen Ellyn are the top rated assisted living facilities near Merrillville, Indiana. See full list of communities.

There are 226 assisted living facilities near Merrillville, Indiana. See the full list.

The best assisted living facilities near you in Merrillville, Indiana are The Admiral at the Lake, a CCRC, Brookdale Des Plaines, and Brookdale Northbrook. These assisted living communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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