Independence Village of East Lansing

2530 Marfitt Road East Lansing MI 48823

866-465-5993

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Description of Independence Village of East Lansing in East Lansing, Michigan

At Independence Village of East Lansing, we have a host of community features. Regularly scheduled off-site adventures and outings are very popular with our residents. Pets such as dogs and cats are permitted in resident rooms. Our property is located near reachable public transportation. Our location conveniently offers resident parking and guest parking.

Dining Options

All meals are provided to occupants. It's our pleasure to accommodate visiting guests, meals included. Dining includes restaurant-style dining, private dining rooms for residents who wish to celebrate special occasions or entertain visitors, and room service. Our residents can enjoy meals prepared by a professional chef.

On-Site Activities

Residents can stay active with specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical well-being. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and amusement, we employ a full-time director of activities. The exercise program includes chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations and stretching classes. We love to host holiday parties, birthday parties and BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. Our entertainment center includes Wii Sports(add TM) Bowling for bowling enthusiasts. Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. Our community offers a healthy living program covering cognitive, dietary, and physical health to ensure residents live their best and healthiest lives. We provide regular musical entertainment for the use of our residents - and in some instances, to take a trip down memory lane. Residents may participate in recreational activities such as instructive community cooking classes. Residents can also join our gardening club. Our community activities roster includes trivia nights and dances and "Senior Proms". Happy hour has a positive impact on the community; residents enjoy lively camaraderie.

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement in mind. Our community grounds includes an outside patio garden accessible to all residents and raised gardening beds available to residents during their leisure hours.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or to just relax. The building design comes together with its airy, bright atrium space. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a game room, where you can socialize while enjoying games of all varieties, a computer room, our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles, a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents, and a fully-stocked arts and crafts center.

Location Characteristics at Independence Village of East Lansing

Living Options and Amenities

We offer 1 and 2-bedroom units for potential residents who would enjoy living with a roommate, 1-bedroom units, 2-bedroom units, for potential residents seeking a roommate and studio units. Ground floor units are available. To accommodate our residents, our community has air conditioning, and temperatures are regulated to optimize comfort and safety. Some apartments are equipped with kitchenettes, providing residents with a space to prepare their own meals. Our residents also enjoy free access to cable satellite TV.

Available Services at Independence Village of East Lansing

Transportation

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community.

Personal Services

We have a beautician conveniently located on-site - residents can easily receive beauty treatments for all occasions. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. Our convenient on-site beauty salon provides both hair and beauty treatments. We offer laundry and dry cleaning services as well.

Religious Services

We offer on-site devotional services, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. Catholic religious services are available. There are also several churches located within the surrounding neighborhood.

Pet Care Options

Pet care is available for our residents' beloved pets.

Medical Care Services

Our staff is awake and available 24 hours a day to assist your loved one with any time-sensitive needs that may arise. Our community staff includes registered nurses. Regular visits from specialized occupational therapists are available to residents to aid development, recovery, improvements, and maintenance of skills needed for daily living. Speech therapy services are provided by trained and certified speech-pathologists. A visiting nurse is available to all residents. We always have a doctor on call to handle adjustments in medication, continued consultation, and urgent medical needs when they arise. We offer on-site home care to our residents to guarantee all healthcare needs are engaged. On-site hospice care is provided. Our community offers respite care - a short-term stay at a senior living community - perfect for those recovering from a hospital visit, the interim during which a caregiver takes an extended vacation, or simply to experience a senior living trial period. This community provides ADL assistance. Our weight limit for assisted lifts and single-person transfers is 25 lbs. The facility supports outdoor leisure hours.

What to expect at Independence Village of East Lansing

Community Certifications

The building was constructed in 1987, and most recently renovated in 2006. We accept residents from the age of 55 and above.

Local Emergency Assistance

Local fire, police, and EMT services are nearby and ready to respond.

Local Area Amenities

There are shopping centers and beautiful parks located in the surrounding neighborhood. Hotels are conveniently located near the facility for residents' guests and visitors. Our community is located near a college, and interaction with students who reside in the neighborhood is frequent.

Pricing at Independence Village of East Lansing

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
$ See Pricing
1 Bedroom
$ See Pricing
2 Bedrooms
$ See Pricing

*Prices quoted are monthly rental charges and are provided by the communities themselves. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with your Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

Reviews of Independence Village of East Lansing

  • Endorsing Independent Village of East Lansing

    I have found the staff and personnel at Independent Village of East Lansing to be consummate professionals. They are caring, sufficient and dedicated to providing quality care to all of their residents. They...

  • Nice, But Not Enough Supervision

    I toured Independence Village with my friend, and I thought it was a nice community, but I thought that there was not close enough supervision there, and I thought it was too big. We were looking for a smaller,...

  • Open and inviting, great activity calendar and staff involvement, rehab on site a great plus.Residents were very friendly and happy. Staff was excellent and engaging.

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Community Details at Independence Village of East Lansing

  • Independence Village of East Lansing Amenities

    • Indoor Common Areas
    • Activities Onsite
    • Meals Provided
    • Activities Offsite
    • Devotional Services Onsite
    • Beautician Onsite
    • Outdoor Common Areas

Senior Housing Types Provided at Independence Village of East Lansing

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care
  • Nursing Home
  • Care Homes
  • Home Care
  • Senior Apartments