River Park Plaza


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.


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). 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
  • Activities such as card games, Bingo and crafts
  • Holiday programs
  • Gardening
  • Resident Council monthly meetings
  • Social Security SOAR certified
  • DHS and Senior Legal Services coming (by appointment only)
  • LIFE provides meals M-F
  • MCOP provides food services every 3 months

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