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Best of Detroit Senior Living 2016

Finding a quality senior living community is not always easy, especially when you want the very best for someone you love. can help you locate top-rated senior living service options based on reviews provided by residents, family members, friends, and visitors. Take a look at the award selection criteria we use here that determined the 2016 Best of Senior Living award winners in the Detroit area.

Assisted Living Communities

Assisted living communities are the perfect choice for seniors who are still active but need some help with day-to-day activities such as housekeeping, laundry, cooking, transportation, and personal care. Many facilities feature private apartment style homes that offer all the comforts of home.

American House Troy Senior Living, conveniently located north of Detroit, offers award-winning assisting living services with a full range of programs and amenities. Residents can live comfortably within their own private apartment homes that include a patio or balcony. Seniors can enjoy restaurant-style meals and are provided with a wide variety of social and recreational activities in which to participate. Laundry and housekeeping services are included, and the facility has a fitness center and library.

American House Troy Senior Living was recognized for their outstanding services and received the Best of Senior Living award in 2013-2014 and again in 2016. Reviewers regularly post positive comments about the senior community and highlight features such as the well-trained and friendly staff and the wide variety of activities that are provided to help keep residents happy and engaged.

Sunrise of Troy is just a short distance up north from the Detroit metro area, which makes it easily accessible for family members and friends that come to visit loved ones. Assisted living services provided to residents within this senior community setting include fitness programs as well as social and recreational activities along with delicious meals served throughout the day. Housekeeping and laundry services are included, and a variety of spacious floor plans is available.

Family members have consistently given top marks for Sunrise of Troy, which won the Best of Senior Living award in 2016. One reviewer commented, “We could not be any happier with Sunrise. Everyone is so friendly and helpful. Mom loves it here. Many activities every day, excellent home cooked meals, clean, friendly, respectful environment.”

In-Home Care Services

In-home care services provide an alternative option for those seniors that enjoy living within the comfort of their own homes and prefer not to relocate to an assisted living center. Help with daily living activities and chores include bathing, dressing, meal preparation, housekeeping, and laundry.

Golden Heart of Rochester Hills is conveniently located in Troy, which is a short distance from Detroit. In-home care services include a wide range of options. Seniors can get help with basic daily living activities such as meal preparation and housekeeping chores or have onsite 24/7 home care provided. Caregivers can help seniors with incontinence and toileting, bathing and dressing, and provide rides to doctor’s appointments. Golden Heart of Rochester Hills won the Best of Senior Living award in 2016.

One reviewer wrote, “Golden Heart Senior Care really put my mind at ease with the care they are currently giving my mother. Their professional compassionate service along with real concern for her well-being lets her be independent, yet safe. My mother loves the routine of her caregiver plus the companionship during the day. I would recommend Golden Heart’s services as a caregiver.”

You can see the complete list of 2016 Best of Senior Living award winners, including winners in the Detroit area here.

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