If you or a loved one is considering retiring in the Midwest, the Detroit suburb of Troy, Michigan is a good place to start. Ranked as the #16 best place to retire in Michigan, and the #5 best place to live in the state, this city of 83,800 residents is bustling, affordable, and safe.
The cost of living in Troy is slightly above average, but the two biggest contributing factors are housing and transportation, which have less of an impact on those in assisted living. The average cost of assisted living in Troy is slightly above the national average, but may be worth it for the available amenities.
Local attractions include the Somerset Collection and Oakland Mall shopping centers, Troy Historic Village living history museum, the Stage Nature Center, and more than a dozen public parks. Residents can take a short drive to Detroit to enjoy more culture, sports and dining options.
The list below lists the best assisted living communities in the Troy area. Though some may fall outside of the city limits, they're all close enough to enjoy the best of what troy has to offer.
Sunrise of Troy
6870 Crooks Road
Troy, MI 48908
Centrally located near hospitals, the Somerset Mall, and I-75, Sunrise of Troy offers convenience and compassion. Their friendly staff will help you understand your financing options, including tax benefits, veterans benefits, and budgeting tools. The common areas and bistro are scheduled for upgrades in 2019, and there are a variety of apartment floor plans available. Residents enjoy Sunrise’s range of activities including wellness programs like meditation and walking clubs, trivia and games, movie nights, restaurant outings, and spiritual services.
5990 N. Adams Road
Troy, MI 48098
West of downtown Troy, you’ll find Belmar Oakland, an assisted living and memory care facility, that focuses on personalized services based on your individual needs. Various financing options are available, including benefits for members of the armed services or their spouses. Resident amenities include weekly housekeeping, linen service and laundry, chef-prepared meals, personal transportation for appointments, and a full-service spa with a walk-in whirlpool bath. This is also a pet-friendly facility, if you’re looking to bring a furry friend.
Stonecrest of Troy
2400 Livernois Road
Troy, MI 48083
Active seniors will find an abundance of ways to stay occupied at Stonecrest of Troy. This facility focuses on creating a vibrant community full of activities to keep residents mentally, physically, and socially engaged, including outings to local landmarks like Troy Historic Village and the Somerset Mall, gardening, games, fitness classes, and movie nights. Services include meals served at a restaurant-style bistro, complimentary WiFi and transportation, individual climate control in all apartments, a state-of-the-art emergency call system, and 24/7 staff.
Brookdale of Troy
4850 Northfield Parkway
Troy, MI 48098
This assisted living and memory care facility is dedicated to providing quality care at an affordable price. Their Basic Monthly Service Rate, which can range from $2600-$3800, includes restaurant-quality dining, housekeeping, transportation for medical appointments and outings, health and wellness programs, and 24/7 emergency response and staff. This pet-friendly facility also boasts a courtyard and garden, beauty salon/barbershop, library, community kitchen, and fitness center.
American House Troy
2300 Grand Avenue Drive
Troy, MI 48083
American House Troy is one of several American House Senior Living Communities in the Midwest. Here, residents will be able to maintain an active, independent lifestyle while getting the attention they need to be safe and healthy. Amenities include prepared meals, medication monitoring, laundry service and more. Their extensive calendar of on- and off-site activities features live entertainment, games, group workouts, shopping trips and more.
Pine Hill Home
4074 Rouge Circle Drive
Troy, MI 48098
If you don’t think a large assisted living care facility is right for you, consider Pine Hill Home. This unique assisted living community provides care for a small number of residents in a state-of-the-art accessible home. Residents of Pine Hill will feel right at home in their private or semi-private bedrooms, family room with TV, and large backyard. There is even a guest suite for visiting family or friends, who are encouraged to join in meals and activities. The 24-hour staff monitors residents’ health and safety, and provides home-cooked meals, medication management, housekeeping, and daily activities.
Emmanuel Senior Living
5589 John R Road
Troy, MI 48085
Feel like part of a family at this small assisted living community in east Troy. The round-the-clock staff provides home-cooked meals, housekeeping, medication monitoring, and assistance with bathing, dressing, and grooming. The home is ADA-compatible, so residents with mobility issues can get around easily and safely. Residents can continue to enjoy the same hobbies they always have, with WiFi, TV, arts and crafts, cooking classes, exercise and more.
St. Anne’s Mead
16106 W. 12 Mile Road
Southfield, MI 48076
Located just south of Troy in Southfield, St. Anne’s Mead offers top-quality assisted living, memory, and respite care at a budget-friendly price. Founded in 1966 by members of area churches with assistance from the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan, St. Anne’s is an interfaith community dedicated to creating a warm, welcoming home for seniors. On-site physician visits, physical and occupational therapy, vision and dental care, and podiatry services help keep residents healthy, while an extensive life enrichment program including live entertainment, arts and crafts, games, and religious services provides social and mental stimulation.
The Sheridan at Birmingham
2400 E. Lincoln Street
Birmingham, MI 48009
The Sheridan at Birmingham is an assisted living and memory care facility designed to help you enjoy your golden years in safety and comfort. Birmingham is located just seven miles south of Troy, and has plenty to keep you entertained, like the National Shrine of the Little Flower, Cranbrook House and Garden, and the Royal Oak Music Theater. Assisted living at the Sheridan at Birmingham starts at $4,140 a month, so it is less budget-friendly than other residences on our list, but you get a lot for your money. This state-of-the-art facility opened in 2017, and includes studio, one- or two-bedroom apartments equipped with GE QuietCare technology, a restaurant-style dining room, art center, fitness center and rehabilitation gym, internet lounge, and large outdoor patio area.
2026 Stratford Drive
Troy, MI 48083
Nestled in a quiet neighborhood, Stratford House is another small-home setting that provides assisted living and Alzheimer’s/dementia care. With a limited number of residents, Stratford House focuses on personalized, compassionate care. The all-inclusive cost of living at this facility includes medication management, assistance with dressing and hygiene, healthy meals, cable and internet, and furnished rooms. Family and friends are always welcome to visit and enjoy meals and activities with their loved ones.