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Senior housing types near Portage, MI

  • Brookdale Portage

    Brookdale Portage

    3150 Old Centre Avenue, Portage, MI 49024
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    Seniors who require specialized memory care can get the extra safety and security they need in our comfortable, homelike setting just about 20 minutes from Kalamazoo. Our customized programs provide loving care and meaningful interaction by a specially trained staff to help our residents maintain...

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  • StoryPoint Portage

    StoryPoint Portage

    3951 W Milham Ave, Portage, MI 49024
    (47)
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    Coming soon to the Portage, Michigan community, StoryPoint Portage will offer exceptional senior care with all the comforts of home. Care services include Independent Living, Enhanced Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care options. Our gorgeous views and stimulating activities are sure to keep you...

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  • Bethesda Ranch AFH

    Bethesda Ranch AFH

    3026 Witters Ct., Portage, MI 49024
    (5)
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  • Espanola House

    Espanola House

    422 Espanola Ave, Parchment, MI 49004
    (2)
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    Espanola House, llc We 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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  • Stanford Adult Care Lodge

    Stanford Adult Care Lodge

    409 Naomi St, Plainwell, MI 49080
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    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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  • Brookdale Battle Creek

    Brookdale Battle Creek

    191 Lois Drive, Battle Creek, MI 49015
    (16)
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    Give New Meaning to Living Well You can have it all: resort-style living, a lovely, spacious apartment, and Assisted Living care that values your individual needs. Our community in Battle Creek, Michigan offers all the amenities of home and then some, including tree-lined walking paths, an on-site...

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  • Bickford of Battle Creek

    Bickford of Battle Creek

    3432 Capital Ave SW, Battle Creek, MI 49015
    (17)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Golden Orchards

    Golden Orchards

    2464 55th Street, Fennville, MI 49408
    (37)
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    LifeHOUSE Golden Orchards Receives Bronze National Quality Award -- Michigan facility recognized by national program for commitment to quality care -- (Fennville, MI) — LifeHOUSE Golden Orchards has been recognized as a 2013 recipient of the Bronze — Commitment to Quality award for its...

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  • Brentwood at Niles

    Brentwood at Niles

    1147 South Third Street, Niles, MI 49120
    (22)
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    Brentwood at Niles is an assisted living and memory care community located in Niles, Michigan. Niles is a historic town, with roots dating back to the early 1800s. Boasting small town Midwestern charm, Niles is warm and welcoming while also being progressive and modern. Our city offers residents a...

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  • The Hearth at Juday Creek

    The Hearth at Juday Creek

    6330 N Fir Rd, Granger, IN 46530
    (21)
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    The Hearth is proud to offer Viking Pure Solutions’ electrochemically activated cleaning and disinfecting systems for our residents in each of our communities! This revolutionary safe and effective cleaner provides protection for our residents, teams, and families providing state of the art cleaning...

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  • Addington Place of Grand Rapids

    Addington Place of Grand Rapids

    1175 68th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (26)
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    Addington Place of Grand Rapids is located on a beautiful campus offering supported independent living, assisted living and memory care assisted living. Nestled in a quiet, country setting in southern Kent County, Addington Place is conviently located. The campus is dedicated to enriching and...

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  • Heritage Point Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Heritage Point Assisted Living and Memory Care

    1215 Trinity Place, Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (14)
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    Heritage Point Alzheimer's Special Care is an assisted living community located in Mishawaka, Indiana, in Joseph County and home to just over 48,000 people. Nicknamed 'the Princess City,' Mishawaka has beautiful planned communities along the St. Joe River. Residents will enjoy the scenic parks and...

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  • Sensations Memory Care Residence

    Sensations Memory Care Residence

    511 E. Shephard St, Charlotte, MI 48813
    (35)
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    Sensations is family owned with over 75 years combined experience in the senior industry—many years working exclusively with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. Sensations has just opened with 39 beds, in Private and Friendship rooms. Adult Day Care and Respite Care is also available. ...

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  • American House Wyoming

    American House Wyoming

    5812 Village Dr SW, Wyoming, MI 49519
    (29)
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    Life flourishes at First and Main. Residents enjoy an abundance of amenities including a chapel, wood shop, on-site theatre, chef prepared meals and more — all incorporated into a vibrant city boulevard and town center design. First & Main is where seniors can find the care they need to stay well...

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  • North Woods Village Edison Lakes

    North Woods Village Edison Lakes

    1409 East Day Road, Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (17)
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    North Woods Village Edison Lakes provides residents with an assisted living community that is located in Mishawaka, Indiana, a part of St. Joseph County. This community offers residents a comfortable place to live, and the city of Mishawaka is a beautiful location to visit or to call home. Guests of...

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  • Buchanan Meadows

    809 Caroll St, Buchanan, MI 49107
    (8)
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    Our staff is committed to providing just the right amount of support and care without infringing on a resident's independence and privacy. Assistance is offered with dignity and respect so our residents can function as independently as possible. We provide supportive and specialized memory care by a...

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  • Azpira Place of Breton

    Azpira Place of Breton

    4352 Breton Rd SE, Kentwood, MI 49512
    (28)
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    Dedicated to Good Living Pathway to Living’s longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Azpira Place of Breton's community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above...

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  • LakeSide Vista

    LakeSide Vista

    340 W 40th St, Holland, MI 49423
    (27)
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    Welcome home! Lakeside Vista and Villas is conveniently located on the South side of Holland, close to shopping, churches and professional offices. Our retirement community consists of independent senior apartments, condominiums, specialized memory care and various levels of supportive care, all...

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  • Grand Brook Memory Care of Grand Rapids (Opening Spring 2020)

    Grand Brook Memory Care of Grand Rapids (Opening Spring 2020)

    5281 Wilson Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49418
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    About Grand Brook Memory Care of Grand Rapids - Located just 15 minutes from lively downtown Grand Rapids, this brand new Grand Brook Memory Care community comfortably accommodates 42 residents in two, small residential-style homes. Each home faces a central park that features garden and picnic...

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  • American House Holland

    American House Holland

    11909 James Street, Holland, MI 49424
    (6)
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    American House Holland is, as our name suggests, located in the beautiful town of Holland, Michigan. Over the past two decades since our campus was established, we have created a reputation for excellence in all areas of senior care. Depending on your loved one's needs, we are offer both Independent...

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  • Sunrise of Cascade

    Sunrise of Cascade

    3041 Charlevoix Drive Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
    (37)
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    Sunrise of Cascade is a single level, Arts and Crafts style building offering assisted living and secured memory care. We are conveniently located just East of I-96 and the 28th Street exit on Charlevoix Drive in Grand Rapids, MI. Charlevoix Drive is a quiet street but close to shopping, dining,...

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  • Addington Place at East Paris

    Addington Place at East Paris

    3956 Whispering Way, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
    (87)
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    Whispering Woods Retirement Village offers a magnificent combination of assisted living continuum of care options from Independent Living Suites and apartments to its Memory Lane remembrance village where Alzheimer's residents can stroll through safe and secure memorial gardens, and enjoy their view...

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  • American House Kentwood

    5980 Eastern Ave SE, Kentwood, MI 49508
    (14)
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    We here at American House Kentwood endeavor to provide superb senior living services to the elderly residents of Kentwood Michigan and the surrounding areas. With this goal in mind, we offer varied room and care options set in placid, beautifully landscaped grounds. The two levels of care offered...

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  • Rivertown Ridge

    Rivertown Ridge

    3555 Copper River Ave SW, Wyoming, MI 49418
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  • Morningview Assisted Living Residences

    Morningview Assisted Living Residences

    475 N Niles Ave, South Bend, IN 46617
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  • North Woods Village of Kalamazoo (Now Open)

    6180 Stadium Dr Suite 6180, Kalamazoo, MI 49009
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  • Vicinia Gardens of Otsego

    700 Eley St., Otsego, MI 49078
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  • Grand Vista Assisted Living Marshall

    208 Winston Court, Marshall, MI 49068
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  • Grand Vista Assisted Living Coldwater

    99 Vista Drive, Coldwater, MI 49036
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  • Oakwood Manor Assisted Living LLC

    1716 DenHertog St SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49519
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Portage, Michigan

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that houses at least two persons who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. This type of residence provides its residents with around-the-clock care administered by registered nurses. These nurses provide specialized care for people who are unable to properly care for themselves due to the effects of aging.

This type of community is a helpful and comfy care alternative for individuals 65 years and above, however nursing homes will commonly allow access to persons 55 and greater which is for other senior care types.Often times individuals may select life in a nursing home over another type of community due to a physical or mental impairment that prevents them from easily accomplishing their lifestyle goals. There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include personal reading materials, special care services not included in the community's Medicaid payment, and personal clothing. Types of amenities and servicesoffered at nursing homes might include help with shopping and transportation, monitoring of medication, adult day health care (which offers nursing and therapy) , and 24-hour emergency care. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to to manage your money, get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements, spend time with visitors, and make complaints. Many occupants of nursing homes may have behavioral problems. These can consist of resisting assistance, verbal outbursts, or a tendency to wander.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be the major influence when selecting what location works best. The rent burden for Portage is about 17.0% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Portage is $153,319 and the median rent is about $1,086 a month.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 51.8% are female and 48.2% are male. The median age of Portage is 38 years old. Racially, the population of Portage is 5.2% black, 4.0% Hispanic, 0.5% other or not specified, 3.3% Asian, 3.3% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 87.3% white. Portage has a population density of 583 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Portage consists of 48,816 people. Out of the total population of Portage, 8.9% live in poverty, 12.5% have some form of disability, 5.1% are widowed, and 67.5% participate in the labor force. Of the population of Portage 43.1% have a college degree, 21.0% have a high-school diploma, and 16.7% have a graduate degree. In Portage, 7.4% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces.

State Information

An overview of Michigan

Michigan is ranked 33rd in quality of life and 24th in healthcare. The natural beauty of Michigan is ranked 29th in the nation. In total, Michigan has 148 general hospitals and 259 health centers that provide care for 10,015,421 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be University Of Michigan Health System, Mercy Health Muskegon, and Holland Community Hospital. The state of Michigan has a cost of living index of 89.3 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 89.3 and a housing index rating of 75.2.

Social demographics of the state

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

State-wide weather information

On average, Michigan has an air quality index rating of around 38.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. On average, the state receives 2.76 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 4.76 inches. During the winter, the average temperature in Michigan drops to around 23F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 37F during 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. The average high summer temperature is around 85F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 44F in the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of December. 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 beech, red maple, red oak, and jack pine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cougar, the chinook salmon, the Mitchell's satyr, or the monarch butterfly. The state animal of Michigan is the white-tailed deer.