River Park Plaza

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River Park Plaza is an independent-living facility located at 20 North Roessler on the River Raisin. The units are handicap accessible, but not barrier-free, and maintained within a smoke-free building. Residents can choose from 71 efficiency units that begin at 396 square feet or 77 1-bedroom units that start at 462 square feet.

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Residents’ needs are facilitated by a dedicated maintenance crew and friendly administrative staff that includes an on-site Executive Director, Office Manager, and Resident Services Coordinator (RSC). Pull cords are provided in every living unit at no additional charge, and 24-hour on-site caretakers are available for residents. The RSC at River Park Plaza coordinates such services as:

  • Health care seminars on stroke prevention, nutrition and healthy living
  • Presentations from medical providers concerning osteoarthritis, diabetes and winter depression
  • Blood pressure checks performed twice monthly
  • Scheduled podiatrist visits
  • Flu shots administered on the premises by local pharmacists
  • Cooking classes
  • Activities such as card games, Bingo and crafts
  • Holiday programs
  • Active Red Hat Ladies Society
  • Gardening
  • Resident Council monthly meetings
  • Pen Pal program with Waterloo School
  • Social Security SOAR certified

Public transportation provided as a front-door service on the Lake Erie Transit bus line.
The convenient location of River Park Plaza is within walking distance to Monroe’s downtown area and local grocery stores. The staff also coordinates and provides many amenities available on a daily basis:

  • Lunches provided by LIFE Monday thru Friday
  • Social hall with a beautiful view of the River Raisin and landscaped gardens, available for family parties or gatherings
  • Library with hundreds of books
  • Coin-operated laundry room
  • Handicap parking
  • Secured building with surveillance cameras and on-site security guard
  • Once monthly services from Senior Legal Service and MCOP

River Park Plaza allows only residents who are disabled or age 50 and older

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