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.
Sixteen percent of Troy’s population is over 65, so you’ll be in good company. The average cost of assisted living in Troy is only slightly above the national average, and may be worth it for the available amenities.
For outdoorsy seniors, Troy has over a dozen public parks with walking paths, fishing and picnic areas, as well as the Stage Nature Center. Shoppers will enjoy the Somerset Collection and Oakland Mall. The Troy Historic Village is a living museum featuring 10 restored 19th century buildings. Detroit, which offers even more entertainment and dining opportunities, is just 20 miles away.
A few of the assisted living facilities on our list fall outside Troy city limits, but are close enough to benefit from Troy’s amenities. Scroll down to learn more about your living options in this great Midwestern city!
5990 N. Adams Road
Troy, MI 48098
Belmar Oakland provides assisted living and memory care at its facility just west of downtown Troy. Services, which are personalized based on individual needs, include chef-prepared meals, weekly housekeeping and laundry service, personal transportation to appointments, and state-of-the-art security monitoring. Residents stay active with group exercise programs, live entertainment, and frequent outings to local shops and restaurants. Various financing options are available, including benefits for armed service members or their spouses.
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. Residents enjoy restaurant-style 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.
Sunrise of Troy
6870 Crooks Road
Troy, MI 48908
Centrally located near hospitals, the Somerset Mall, and I-75, Sunrise of Troy offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and memory care that’s convenient and compassionate. New residents will enjoy upgrades to the common area and bistro, scheduled for Fall 2019, as well as a variety of room floor plans and beautiful outdoor areas. Sunrise’s range of activities including wellness programs like meditation and walking clubs, trivia and games, movie nights, restaurant outings, and spiritual services, will keep you active and engaged throughout your stay.
American House Troy
2300 Grand Avenue Drive
Troy, MI 48083
For 40 years, American House Senior Living Communities has been providing quality, affordable care for seniors throughout the Midwest, Northeast, and Southeast. American House Troy offers independent and assisted living, as well as respite and hospice care. Individuals in assisted living can maintain an active, independent lifestyle while getting the attention they need to be safe and healthy, including prepared meals, medication monitoring, laundry service and more. An extensive calendar of on- and off-site activities helps seniors stay engaged and stimulated.
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.
The Sheridan at Birmingham
2400 E. Lincoln Street
Birmingham, MI 48009
Seven miles south of Troy, you will find the Sheridan at Birmingham, an assisted living and memory care facility designed to help you enjoy your golden years in safety and comfort. 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. Residents also benefit from routine physician and podiatry visits, as well as physical, occupational and speech therapy, if needed.
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 extenside life enrichment program including live entertainment, arts and crafts, games, and religious services provides social and mental stimulation.
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 handful of residents in a state-of-the-art accessible home. There is 24-hour staff that oversees residents’ health and safety, and provides home-cooked meals, medication management, housekeeping, and daily activities. Residents of Pine Hill will feel right at home in their private or semi-private bedrooms, family room with TV, and large backyard.
2026 Stratford Drive
Troy, MI 48083
Stratford House is another small-home setting that provides assisted living and Alzheimer’s/dementia care. The around-the-clock staff treat residents like family, providing home-cooked meals, assistance with bathing and dressing, medication management, and housekeeping. Residents also enjoy private rooms, complimentary cable, internet and phone, an accessible patio and outdoor bbq, and transportation for medical appointments and shopping. A limited number of residents means you or your loved one will get lots of personal attention.
Emmanuel Senior Living
5589 John R Road
Troy, MI 48085
At this small assisted living community, residents feel like part of a family in a safe, secure living environment. There is dedicated staff on-site 24/7, providing meals, housekeeping, medication monitoring, and assistance with bathing, dressing, and grooming. Residents can continue to enjoy the same hobbies they always have, with WiFi, TV, arts and crafts, cooking classes, exercise and more.