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10 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Plainwell, MI

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This is a great place that is reasonable priced. Nice and kind people work here. The staff were always available to answer my questions or concerns the family had.
Provides: Assisted Living
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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.
We provide assistance for someone in need of assisted living care. We are located in close proximity to Borgess Pipp Hospital Emergency Room. Our care services and close proximity to medical care make us a unique option in the area.
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My parents could no longer be left alone at 90. It was the hardest decision we had to make and deliver them the news. Mom had dementia and dad had mobility issues, but we wanted them to remain together. They...
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.
At Briarwood, a Leisure Living Community in Allegan, Michigan, residents can relax under the pergola on a warm summer day or keep warm next to the fireplace in the winter. Residents experience the joys of everyday life in a continuing care environment, living in the local community that is...
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All are a 5. What our family likes the most about Provision Living is the staff. The staff has been great, tends to all my dad's needs. They have a lot of activities for him if he chooses to do them. He...
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.
PROVISION LIVING SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITIESLIFE HAPPENS HERE. ENJOY THE MOMENT, ENJOY THE JOURNEY.You can find traditional senior living communities anywhere. Or, you can live better at Provision Living! From distinctive care services and programs to companionship opportunities around every...
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I would recommend it to others. I like that my loved one has two rooms - a sitting room and a bedroom - as well as a private bathroom. It's the only place I saw in the area that had that much space for...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
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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.
Vicinia Gardens of Otsego, MI is a warm, welcoming community that offers personalized care plans developed to meet the needs of our residents fully and efficiently. Private one bedroom apartments including a private bathroom, living room, closet and bedroom, your loved on will feel right at home!...
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Ths is a great community for excellent care for mom. We are happy with the menu of the meals with the good variety. This community is clean and maintained. The community is small and she like being active....
Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
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.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
Espanola House, llcWe are Caring hearts providing you with the peace of mind you deserve.Espanola House is a newly remodeled Adult Foster Care home nestled in the City of Parchment near Kindleberger Park, downtown Kalamazoo, and close to Borgess Hospital and emergency services. We are a family...
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Our mom just moved to Story Point a month ago with her dog. The Apartment setting required Aha care for her dog and we would of never made it through that first worth without the help from the Care Stoff....
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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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.
StoryPoint Kalamazoo at Bronson Place offers extraordinary retirement in a gracious small town setting. Our beautifully landscaped grounds are enhanced with gardens, courtyards and private ponds. We're ideally located on Kalamazoo's prestigious west side, convenient to both Chicago and Detroit,...
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Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
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.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
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Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
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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.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
Provides: Assisted Living
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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.
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
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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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We were very, very fortunate in finding Sue's Loving Care as a special place for my mom. Superb staff. Excellent communication with the family. Truly a "home away from home." The little things, every...
Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
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.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
Our home away from home cares for six adults specializing in Alzheimer's, dementia, and challenging behaviors. We're staffed 24/7 with qualified, loving caregivers that give your loved one the care and support that you yourself would give. It's just like home because it is home.By placing your...

Cost of assisted living in Plainwell, MI

The average cost of senior living in Plainwell is $4,471 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Middleville, MI with an average of $4,066 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Plainwell, MI vs. nearby cities

Plainwell, MI
$4,471/mo
$4,442/mo
$4,332/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Plainwell, MI vs. the state and national average

Plainwell, MI
$4,471/mo
U.S. national average
$4,550/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Plainwell vs. other types of senior living

Assisted Living
$4,471/mo
$4,585/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Plainwell, MI by room type

Private
$4,000/mo
Studio
$4,560/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,700/mo
2 Bedroom
$6,000/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Plainwell over time

Plainwell, MIMI stateNational

Ways to pay for Assisted Living in Plainwell, MI

Paying for assisted living may seem daunting, but knowing all your options can be empowering. Read about the many private and public payment options that families use to pay for assisted living in Plainwell.

What families are saying about assisted living in Plainwell

Recent reviews for assisted living in Plainwell

StoryPoint Kalamazoo at Bronson Place

4.0
Very friendly community. The staff is there to answer any questions and help anyway they can. They are there to help when needed and give you as much independence as is safe.

Nazareth Center in Kalamazoo, MI

5.0
Best place my mom has been. 100% better than another place she experienced. So far after 6 weeks at Nazareth Center, I have not found anything to complain about. They have lived up to everything they have said they would do. The staff feels like family. Would definitely recommend!

Stanford Lodge of Plainwell

3.3
The owner was amazing, sweet, and kind. I would recommend this community to others based on my experience.

Plainwell review score based on 32 family reviews

8.6
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This proprietary review score is based on 32 reviews of 10 Plainwell assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Plainwell review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how assisted living residents and family members rate assisted living 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

Plainwell review score compared against nearby cities

8.6
Plainwell, MI10 facilities
8.5
Otsego, MI5 facilities
8.1
Martin, MI7 facilities

Review subcategories for Plainwell assisted living

When assisted living 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 32 reviews of 10 Plainwell assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare Plainwell resident and family assisted living 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.
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Cleanliness
4.4
4.5
Friendliness
4.8
4.6
Care services
3.5
4.2
Staff
4.7
4.5
Meals & dining
3.6
4.1
Activities
4.4
4.0
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4.1
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Plainwell assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Plainwell assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Plainwell, 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 Plainwell assisted living

Assisted living communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of assisted living partners in Plainwell that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
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Full medication management
Full medication management
40%
51.6%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
30%
33%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
60%
98.9%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99.3%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
40%
56.2%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
10%
29.6%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
70%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
10%
47.7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
50%
53%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Plainwell assisted living

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 Plainwell Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Plainwell, MINational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
40%
50.5%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
40%
31.6%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
30%
40.6%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
20%
13.4%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Plainwell assisted living

Assisted living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Plainwell partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Plainwell, MINational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
20%
26.4%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
30%
39.2%
No sugar
No sugar
30%
36.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
20%
34.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
10%
12.5%
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Availability of select dining options in Plainwell assisted living

Our assisted living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Plainwell communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Plainwell, MINational
Professional chef
Professional chef
20%
30.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
10%
41.2%
Room service
Room service
10%
35%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
10%
17.3%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Plainwell assisted living

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered assisted living communities in Plainwell offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Plainwell, MINational
Activity director
Activity director
20%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
10%
30.3%
Community service programs
Community service programs
20%
29.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
20%
49%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
30%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
20%
51.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
20%
40.2%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
20%
33.4%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
20%
36.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
30%
45.5%
Live performances
Live performances
20%
45.9%
Dances
Dances
20%
28.6%
Fitness center
Fitness center
10%
23.7%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
50%
44.8%
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State regulations for assisted living in Plainwell

Safety is a primary concern when seniors and their families look for assisted living. Each state has its own laws and inspection processes to ensure seniors reside in a safe environment. Learning about Michigan assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in Plainwell protect seniors.

Learn about Michigan Assisted Living regulations

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