A Place for Mom
Assisted Living
Veterans Resources
Independent Living
Memory Care
About 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.

Complete guide to assisted living
About 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.

More about care homes
Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

Guide to VA benefits for long-term care
About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

More about home care
About 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.

Complete guide to independent living
About 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.

Complete guide to memory care
About 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.

Complete guide to nursing homes
About Senior Apartments

Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

More about senior apartments

43 Residential Care Homes near Grand Rapids, MI

Who are you searching for?

1 of 5

Residential care homes in Grand Rapids may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Grand Rapids care homes typically take in fewer residents, meaning older adults know each resident in the home and develop strong friendships.

Older-adult care homes vary more than other options for senior living in Grand Rapids, so families can choose from a wide range of prices, amenities, and services. A Place for Mom will work with you to understand the cost of care homes. From there, we’ll help you find the right fit, whether you’re staying on a budget or searching for luxury retirement communities.

Residential Care Home Facilities in Grand Rapids, MI

Showing 43 communities
Sort by
Filter by
Showing 43 communities
Sort by
Filter by

Ivy Home

3749 Ivy Dr., Grand rapids, MI 49525

(2 reviews)

Private, Studio, 1 Bed

The Cottages at Martin Lake

3088 South Van Wagoner Avenue, Fremont, MI 49412

(7 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

The Cottages at Martin Lake is a privately owned by a RN who lives next door. It was designed and is run to be a home she would feel comfortable placing her own father. After a life time of work and service, seniors deserve to have the very best and that is what this home provides! The small...

Spring Lake Compassionate Living

16609 Villa Parkway Drive, Spring Lake, MI 49456

(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

What makes Spring Lake Compassionate Living unique is our conversion of a single-family residence home into small group (6 or less residents) assisted living homes. Our residents get the same quality of care that large commercial facilities provide, but in a quaint residential setting. Spring...

Espanola House

422 Espanola Ave, Parchment, MI 49004

(3 reviews)

Studio, Private, Semi-Private

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...

Compare Costs, Photos, and Reviews for all your options near

Please enter a valid full name.

Please enter a valid email address.

Please enter a valid phone number.

This field is required

By clicking Request Info, you agree to our Terms of Use. You also consent that we, or our customer communities, may reach out to you using a system that can auto-dial; however, you do not need to consent to this to use our service. Our Privacy Policy describes information collection and use.

A Ewing Country Estate

10686 Wacousta Rd, Dewitt, MI 48820

(1 review)


We offer the very best, compassionate care for the aged, mentally or physically handicapped, developmentally disabled and Alzheimer's Disease (dementia). It is our goal to improve the physical, emotional and spiritual wellness of our clients, and that is exactly what we do - everyday.We help...

Oakwood Manor Assisted Living LLC

1716 DenHertog St SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49519

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Platinum Living of Michigan - Kentwood

1947 60th SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508

(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private

Platinum Living of Michigan - Walker

3671 Kinnrow Ct., Walker, MI 49534

(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private

Welcome Home For the Blind

1953 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49505

(0 review)

Michigan Christian Home

1845 Boston St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506

(0 review)

Alternative Pathways Inc

912 Ardmore St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507

(0 review)

Old Dutch Home Care

1458 Lancashire Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508

(0 review)

Stonewood Senior Homes #4

470 Baltimore Dr. NE PVT, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Trillium Senior homes is a unique community of four residential homes on a private drive in the quiet Marywood area of Grand Rapids, Mi.Home number 4 is a beautiful 6 bedroom multilevel structure that has been lovingly remodeled by a master craftsman. Pat and Sandie Thompson, our founders,...

Dunlop Court

3855 Dunlop Lake Lane, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Dunlop Court is a residential care home committed to providing seniors in Kent County and surrounding areas with high quality, compassionate care. Grand Rapids, the second largest city in Michigan, is located near the Grand River. History buffs know that Grand...

Platinum Living

3109 South Bluff Court, Hudsonville, MI 49426

(5 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Platinum LivingPlatinum Living is a lively senior care home found in the great Hudsonville, Michigan in Ottawa County. Our home is built specifically to serve the seniors. It has been equipped with modern equipment that makes living easy for them. Our home is located in a beautiful area with lush...

Reflection Ranch

20271 East Ave N/ 7 Mile Road, Battle Creek, MI 49017

(4 reviews)

Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Barn Swallow Manor

1420 92nd St SW, Byron Center, MI 49315

(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Our Home We are a State Licensed, family owned, Assisted Living Facility. Our home offers 6 beds, spacious living areas and personalized care all located on 11.5 scenic country acres. Our assisted living family home is a wonderful option for those that are seeking a more personal and loving...


315 N Taffee, Hastings, MI 49058

(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

River Ridge is a 6 resident family home overlooking the Thornapple River in Hastings. Tall trees and wildlife offer a beautiful country atmosphere. It is conveniently situated near doctors, hospital, churches, and shopping centers.

Pine Point AFC

6300 N Douglas Road, Riverdale, MI 48877

(3 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Pine Point AFC is a residential care home that is found in Riverdale, Michigan in Gratiot County. Our residence is in a quiet neighborhood that creates peace for the seniors. There are spectacular parks in the town that the seniors can visit and enjoy. Our home is strategically located in an area...

Platinum Living of Michigan - Byron Center

1870 72nd St. SW, Byron Center, MI 49315

(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private

Viewing 1-20 out of 43 communities

Cost of care homes in Grand Rapids, MI

The average cost of senior living in Grand Rapids is $3,700 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Grand Rapids, MI with an average of $2,750 per month.

Monthly average care homes cost comparisons
Your actual costs may be higher or lower than the average.
Get advice from a local expert:
Talk to an Advisor

Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
More about care homes

Learn more about other types of senior living in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Care Homes

A care home offers a communal environment for individuals who are able to preform activities of daily living with minimal assistance but want oversight within a safe and protected location. This type of community is resembles a single-family home. Services provided may include regular dining options, washing clothes, and transit. The annual median cost for a private room is around $111,508 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $100,481. The state of Michigan maintains specific statutes related to this kind of community. The Department of Human Services licenses regulates this type of community.

Cost of Living

The community in which a community is based could have a big effect on community price. The total cost of living can be a major factor in deciding which community is best for you or your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Grand Rapids is about 17.2% of the average person’s monthly income. The median home value in Grand Rapids is around $121,421 and the median price for rent is $862 a month.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 34.7% have a college degree, 22.3% have a high-school diploma, and 12.2% have a graduate degree. Grand Rapids has a population density of 1,727 people per square mile. In Grand Rapids, 5.4% of the people are veterans. Out of the total city population, 49.2% are male and 50.8% are female. The median age of Grand Rapids is 31 years old. Demographically, Grand Rapids is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 15.3% Hispanic, 5.1% other or not specified, 2.1% Asian, 67.6% white, 4.8% mixed race, 0.4% Native American, and 19.9% black. In Grand Rapids, 10.2% do not have health insurance, 5.2% are widowed, 22.5% live in poverty, and 13.8% have some form of disability.

State Information

An overview of Michigan

Out of a national average of 100, Michigan has a cost of living index rating of 89, a grocery index rating of 89, and a housing index rating of 75. The state of Michigan has 148 hospitals and 259 health centers, providing care to a population of 10,015,421. The three highest ranked hospitals in Michigan are University Of Michigan Health System, Mercy Health Muskegon, and Holland Community Hospital. Based on natural beauty, Michigan ranks 29th in the nation. Overall, Michigan ranks 33rd in quality of life and 24th in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

In Michigan, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 40. Thirty-three percent of Michigan residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 9,521 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-25%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Michigan there are 351 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Michigan ranks 36th in the nation. During the latest presidential election, 48% voted for the Republican candidate while 47% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Michigan is 38.1 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 54.5 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 23F. The average high winter temperature is around 37F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -2F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 67F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 85F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 44F during the month of June. Michigan experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 81%. On average, the state receives 2.76 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 4.76 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Michigan mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Michigan can include tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Michigan

The state of Michigan has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of red maple, birch, beech, and white pine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the common carp and suckers, the wolves, the catfish and bullheads, or the Atlantic salmon. The state animal of Michigan is the white-tailed deer.

Frequently asked questions

There are 43 care homes near Grand Rapids, Michigan. See the full list.

Profile Image

More questions?

Ask an A Place for Mom local advisor at no cost.

Sign up for our newsletter
Get insights and articles in your inbox.

Please enter a valid email address.

701 5th Ave #3200, Seattle, WA 98104

A Place for Mom is paid by our participating communities, therefore our service is offered at no charge to families. Copyright © 2021 A Place for Mom, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Privacy & Terms. Do Not Sell My Personal Information.