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6 Best Independent Living Communities in West Lafayette, IN

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Photo of Westminster Village
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My wife and I are so happy that we decided to move to Westminster Village almost six years ago. We are especially pleased that we can participate in the many activities offered at the village. We have...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
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.
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.
From its inception, Westminster Village has shared a strong bond with Purdue University. In fact, land for the development was purchased at an attractive price and with the encouragement of Purdue University and the Purdue Research Foundation. Developed and constructed by Presbyterian Housing...
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66 Floor plans available
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From the first time I visited 5 ?? they showed genuine compassion and care giving. The first visit they went out of there to say we are a family, and every single action since then has affirmed this...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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.
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.
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44 Floor plans available
8.8
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25 reviews
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As indicated by my ratings we just feel Aster is a wonderful place for our mom however the food needs improvement. Luckily mom has a full kitchen in her apartment so does not use the dining room that often...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
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.
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.
American Senior Communities is proud to present this exciting new option coming soon to the Greater Lafayette area. American Senior Communities have been serving seniors for over a decade with over 60 locations dedicated to the very best customer service. Located between IU Hospital- &...
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It is a smaller community so it has a more cohesive community feel. Everyone knows each other and helps each other. The grounds are beautiful. They have lots of sidewalks. The food is good. They have several...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
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.
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.
One of the best things about our changing times is the way more and more people see themselves as they grow older. People have greater expectations of this time of life. They want to do more, learn more, maintain good health and be less burdened. No doubt you share those expectations. There is a...
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Provides: Independent Living
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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.
Photo of Rosewalk Village of Lafayette
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living, Nursing Homes
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.
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.
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.
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Cost of independent living in West Lafayette, IN

The average cost of senior living in West Lafayette is $3,576 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Clarks Hill, IN with an average of $3,107 per month.

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in West Lafayette, IN vs. nearby cities

West Lafayette, IN
$3,576/mo
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Average monthly cost of Independent Living in West Lafayette, IN vs. the state and national average

West Lafayette, IN
$3,576/mo
$3,168/mo
U.S. national average
$4,049/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in West Lafayette vs. other types of senior living

$4,750/mo
Independent Living
$3,576/mo

Median monthly costs of Independent Living in West Lafayette, IN by room type

Studio
$5,115/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,324/mo
2 Bedroom
$4,047/mo
Detached Cottage/Bungalow
$4,082/mo

Average cost of Independent Living in West Lafayette over time

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What families are saying about independent living in West Lafayette

Recent reviews for independent living in West Lafayette

University Place, a CCRC in West Lafayette, IN

5.0
Four of my relatives currently life at University Place, and I could not be happier with the care they are getting and the lovely community in which they live. The staff is professional and friendly, and the place is always clean and well cared for. The dining service is top notch. It is always ...
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Westminster Village in West Lafayette, IN

5.0
Good people providing excellent, professional care. We go to sleep at night knowing that whatever our future needs might be, the Westminster Village staff will respond promptly and efficiently to meet them

Five Star Residences of Lafayette

5.0
I live in the garden apartment (Independent Living) at Five Star Residences of Lafayette and everything has been great for me here at this facility. The staff at this facility is great and helpful. The location is great. I enjoy the food since I'm not cooking. The cleanliness is good. Overall, ...
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What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
Complete guide to independent living
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Five Star Residences of Lafayette, Westminster Village and Aster Place are the top-rated independent living facilities near West Lafayette, Indiana. See full list of communities.

There are 6 independent living facilities near West Lafayette, Indiana. See the full list.

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