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55 Floor plans available
9.8
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My husband and I had started looking for an Independent Living Community last year. We found the Waterford at Mesquite to be clean, bright, and friendly. After going on a wait list last Fall, my husband...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Welcome to The Waterford at Mesquite where we adhere to the saying "everything is bigger in Texas"! Our independent living community boasts BIG amenities and countless recreational and social opportunities to keep our residents inspired and excited about their life here with us. Our thoughtfully...
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55 Floor plans available
9.4
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I would recommend it. It's affordable and so many of these places are not. It's clean and the units are nice. They have a small kitchen with a refrigerator and microwave. You have a bedroom and living...
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.
Autumn Leaves is a small and intimate senior living community with a big heart.The atmosphere at Autumn Leaves is one of the most important elements for our residents and it’s the exact thing that sets us apart from other senior living communities in the area. Because Autumn Leaves has a genuine,...
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33 Floor plans available
Pricing promotions expiring soon
9.4
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58 reviews
9.4
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58 reviews
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Cambridge Court in Mesquite has a friendly memory care service. You pay for what you get. They are good people. Overall it is a good place for Mom.
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.
Welcome to the season of choice At Cambridge Court Assisted Living and Memory Care Community we pride ourselves on offering you choices that allow you to live your life the way you want. At Cambridge Court we believe life is yours for the taking. It's a simple concept that means you can take...
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22 Floor plans available
9.2
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16 reviews
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Super friendly staff. Not always quick to help. They went on lock down this past month for Covid and were delivering meals to rooms and "forgot" about our loved one a couple of times. My loved one was in...
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.
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8.9
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8.9
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9 reviews
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There is a great sense of security at this community, I feel extremely safe living here which is very important for people our age. The staff have been wonderful, they are so friendly and helpful. The meals...
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.
Designed for the active senior adult, Greenway Village is one of the premier retirement communities in the Dallas Metroplex. Featuring an all-inclusive approach to services and amenities, and located on a 26-acre, beautifully landscaped campus, Greenway is also one of the few certified Life Plan...
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8.7
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24 reviews
8.7
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24 reviews
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Based on the experience we have had so far with Christian Care Communities, we can say that our loved ones are very happy they are there so far. They are making new friends and enjoying the different...
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.
Christian Care Communities & Services – Mesquite is located in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex as a faith-based, non-profit provider. Our Life Plan Community – encompasses Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Skilled Nursing and Rehab, and Hospice Services. This enables our...
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8.6
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36 reviews
8.6
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36 reviews
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My loved one was previously a resident at Three Forks Senior Living of Forney. This facility was an amazing place. Unfortunately, my loved one really never knew where she was due to going on hospice four...
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.
Three Forks Senior Living of Forney is an exceptional assisted living and memory care community in historic Forney, TX. Our community is a quick 30-minute drive east of Dallas in Kaufman County. At Three Forks, we honor each resident's aging process, celebrating life in a community of familiar...
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8.0
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51 reviews
8.0
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51 reviews
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One of the things I liked was the facility occupancy was small and I feel that gives my mother more one on one opportunity for care activities etc. Also, the level of care is 0 through nursing home meaning...
Provides: Assisted 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.
Bradfield Place is located in a quiet tree lined residential neighborhood in Mesquite, Texas. We are five miles from the gorgeous Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden. We offer a thoughtful, warm and caring environment designed to promote independence and dignity. With that in mind we offer...
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33 Floor plans available
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My parents love it there. They like the structure. Sometimes they want a little more variety in the food, but they like the fact that they don't have to cook. They like that housekeeping coms in to clean...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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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55 Photos available
7.0
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4 reviews
7.0
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I live in the independent living side. When I moved in, it was spotless. It's been wonderful here. There isn't really any storage room, and there's no pantry, but other than that, I love my apartment. I...
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.
Designed for the active senior adult, Greenway Village is one of the premier retirement communities in the Dallas Metroplex. Featuring an all-inclusive approach to services and amenities, and located on a 26-acre, beautifully landscaped campus, Greenway is also one of the few certified Life Plan...
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My mom lives here at Montclair Estates and its amazing how well the staff takes care if someone here. She was locked out of her apartment and they made sure she got inside and was all taken care of before...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Montclair Estates independent retirement living offers you the privacy and independence of your own apartment coupled with the conveniences of living in a community that caters to each person's individual needs.The apartments at Montclair Estates feature large windows and quality interior design....
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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.
7.5
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7.5
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We feel like The Preserve at Gateway has been such a blessing for our family and the location is very convenient. On the first floor they have a room where they do bible studies and different games. On the...
Provides: Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Provides: Independent Living, Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
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.
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Provides: Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Lakeland Hills Senior Living provides individuals with an independent living community in Dallas, TX. This community is a great home for those who are looking to be a part of all that the city of Dallas has to offer. Dallas is a part of Dallas County and provides residents and guests with the...
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.
We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to...
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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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, 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.
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.
Provides: Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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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Provides: Assisted 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.

Cost of independent living in Balch Springs, TX

The average cost of senior living in Balch Springs is $4,634 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Crandall, TX with an average of $3,592 per month.

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Balch Springs, TX vs. nearby cities

Balch Springs, TX
$4,634/mo
$4,685/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Balch Springs, TX vs. the state and national average

Balch Springs, TX
$4,634/mo
$4,119/mo
U.S. national average
$4,031/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Balch Springs vs. other types of senior living

$5,716/mo
Independent Living
$4,634/mo

Median monthly costs of Independent Living in Balch Springs, TX by room type

Semi-Private
$4,710/mo
Studio
$3,539/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,001/mo
2 Bedroom
$4,619/mo

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What families are saying about independent living in Balch Springs

Recent reviews for independent living in Balch Springs

Juniper Village at Preston Hollow in Dallas, TX

5.0
So many of staff here have been with the community for many years! The Chef has been there 15 years! You know the food is good if he is still there. The Med Tech has been there 9 years! The care staff, I saw some had been there over 10 years. All in all, friendly, caring and great care.

The Tradition - Prestonwood in Dallas, TX

4.9
A resident here for 10 years. I cannot imagine these past 10 years without the friends and care received here. For your sake and that of your caring family, this is where you need to be!

Everleigh Forestwood 55+ Apartment Homes in Dallas, TX

4.8
I think it is great. Everybody is close knit like a family. I have never been any place like this where all of the residents have joined together. Before COVID, the food was really good and it was fun. On Friday nights, we would have wine and different types of food. It was always a nice ...
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Balch Springs independent living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Balch Springs independent living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Balch Springs, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select dietary accommodations in Balch Springs independent living

Independent living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Balch Springs partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Balch Springs, TXNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
23.8%
19.6%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
38.1%
32.7%
No sugar
No sugar
23.8%
30.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
33.3%
31.9%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
9.5%
7.4%
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Availability of select dining options in Balch Springs independent living

Our independent living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Balch Springs communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Balch Springs, TXNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
33.3%
34.8%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
38.1%
41.7%
Room service
Room service
42.9%
35.3%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
4.8%
16.5%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Balch Springs independent 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 independent living communities in Balch Springs offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Balch Springs, TXNational
Activity director
Activity director
47.6%
43.5%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
33.3%
27.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
33.3%
31.4%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
57.1%
47.3%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
42.9%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
52.4%
53%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
38.1%
41.3%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
38.1%
36.2%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
23.8%
40%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
42.9%
45.8%
Live performances
Live performances
42.9%
45.4%
Dances
Dances
28.6%
30.9%
Fitness center
Fitness center
33.3%
38.5%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
42.9%
45.3%
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Brookdale Lake Highlands, Amberlin at The Station and The Remington at Valley Ranch are the top-rated independent living facilities near Balch Springs, Texas. See full list of communities.

There are 28 independent living facilities near Balch Springs, Texas. See the full list.

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