Elkhart Assisted Living

Average Cost: $4,500

Elkhart Assisted Living Facility Costs

The median cost of Assisted Living in Elkhart for a single-occupancy apartment is $3,300/month (Genworth - 2013). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Elkhart Assisted Living Facilities

Community Starting Price
Elkhart Place $2,736/month
Eastlake Terrace $2,565/month

Cost of Nearby Assisted Living Facilities

Community City Starting Price
Wood Ridge Assisted Living Community South Bend $2,195/month
Brentwood at Niles Niles $3,285/month
The Waterford at Edison Lakes Mishawaka $2,575/month
Tanglewood Trace Mishawaka $2,545/month
Cost data provided by senior living communities and compiled by SeniorHomes.com is subject to change without notice. This data is for informational purposes only and may contain inaccuracies. Your actual senior living costs may vary depending on your personal situation.
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Reviews of Elkhart Assisted Living Facilities

Eastlake Terrace

Review by Amy Garl

Consumer

The quality of care my Mom received at East Lake was far greater than I ever expected. At times I felt like they were taking care of me and my family also. Always a friendly face when we arrived, many staff members knew and remembered our names and we felt as if we were a part of an extended family...

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Eastlake Terrace

Review by Mark

Consumer

I moved my 75 year old mother in here and it was the BEST thing I ever did for her! The staff loved and cared for her as if she was their own. They kept me updated on her health, and she was HAPPY there. She made so many friends, and they loved her, and were even with me at her bedside the moment she passed...

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Map of Elkhart Assisted Living Facilities

Information About Assisted Living Facility in Elkhart

Located on the banks of two rivers (Elkhart and St. Joseph’s), Elkhart is a small city with rural charm. Visitors to its revitalized downtown area can have their pick of several exciting activities. Elkhart has world-class restaurants, first-rate shopping, an eclectic art scene, and a vibrant nightlife.River Walk It is also located in the heart of Amish country and surrounded by lush verdant hills and open meadows. Residents of assisted living in Elkhart can have the best of both worlds - excellent city amenities and plenty of rustic appeal.

Organizations Serving Seniors in Elkhart

Assisted living in Elkhart, Indiana greatly benefits from the efforts of The Council on Aging (COA). By partnering with a number of agencies in the area that provide a wide range of services for seniors, COA is able to offer Elkhart senior citizens plenty of life-enriching programs and activities. COA can assist seniors to qualify for food programs, coordinate in-home services or arrange for transportation. They also schedule talks and seminars on topics that are centered on the needs and interests of senior citizens. Despite its name, The Elkhart Youth and Community Center has plenty to offer seniors. From different types of dance classes to chair yoga, low-impact aerobics, and Tai Chi, seniors in Elkhart assisted living facilities will find a wide range of age-appropriate activities to keep them fit and healthy.

Elkhart Senior-Friendly Activities

Inside Woodlawn Nature Center, visitors will find a Native American collection, wildlife dioramas, a Mastodon exhibit, a nature library, a wildlife viewing window, and much more. Outside there are several picnic areas, an evolving certified outdoor classroom and hiking trails. It’s an excellent destination for residents of assisted living in Elkhart to discover and explore with visiting loved ones. Ruthmere, Elkhart’s own genuine Beaux Arts mansion, is a must-see for art enthusiasts and history lovers. Ruthmere is a three-story brick and limestone building that was once home to Albert and Elizabeth Beardsley, a prominent Elkhart couple who lived in the early 1900s. It has a fine collection of 19th and 20th century American art and several examples of exquisite French sculpture.

Elkhart Medical Facilities

The medical staff and physicians at Elkhart General Hospital have been serving the healthcare needs of the region for well over a century. Now a care partner in the Beacon Health System, Elkhart General Hospital is a patient-first organization. It is also the number one hospital in Indiana for cardiac surgery. To date, it is the only Indiana hospital that is included among the top five percent in the country for cardiac surgery. Less than 10 miles from Elkhart is another excellent hospital, the St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center. It has 372 beds spread among its four hospital campuses. Started in 1882 and then known as simply St. Joseph’s Hospital, it became the first medical institution to care for the sick in South Bend, Indiana. Elkhart assisted living residents can be confident that their healthcare needs will be met and supported by these two excellent medical centers within easy driving distance. Big city advantages, simple town pleasures and modern medical facilities – there’s a lot to like about Elkhart, Indiana. For more information, see our options for Elkhart assisted living. Back to Top