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Emeritus at Brighton

833 East Grand River Avenue
Brighton, MI 48116
810-626-0278

About Our Community

We have promised ourselves that we shall always treat our residents as we would our own loved ones. Nothing less than our best will do.

This is the promise that the staff at Emeritus at Brighton- and throughout Brookdale senior living communities- has shared since 1989, when Emeritus at Brighton first opened its doors. It’s a simple promise to be compassionate and kind, understanding and respectful- a promise to become extended family to the seniors entrusted in our care and to our residents who have chosen our retirement community for its active lifestyle.

The Perfect Location

Emeritus at Brighton is nestled between businesses and residences giving us a rural, warm feeling. The property is located only 1/2 mile from the heart of town, making it far enough away to be out of the bustle and noise, yet close enough for convenience. We are located very near two major freeways I-96 and US 23. Emeritus at Brighton is right in the heart of this quaint little town. There are many little shops and boutiques to visit. There are a variety of restaurants and, of course, Brighton’s main attraction, the beautiful Mill Pond. Emeritus at Brighton offers studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom senior apartments. We have several different styles to choose from. Our building is ranch-style so all apartments and amenities are conveniently located on one floor.

Strong, Caring Relationships

We have wonderful relationships with area hospitals, doctors and rehab centers such as University of Michigan and St. Josephs Mercy hospitals, Caretel, Medilodge and Howell Care Center Rehabilitation, and Visiting Physicians. This makes for easy transitions and less worries for our residents and their families.

Our Staff

Emeritus at Brighton’s “ace in the hole” is the longevity of our staff. We have over 1/3 of our employees with 10 to 22 years of service! This creates a feeling of trust and comfort for our residents as it allows lasting relationships between our seniors and our staff.

Learn more about our other Brookdale’ Michigan retirement communities and read more about all of Brookdale’ elder care services.

Our Community Lifestyle

A Wonderful Active Lifestyle

Our activity senior living community offers a wide variety of opportunities to uplift, encourage and strengthen the physical, spiritual and intellectual well being of all of our residents. We offer such things as daily exercise, brain healthy games, church services, and much, much more. At Emeritus at Brighton, each day is filled with laughter and life! We have many activities that not only enrich our residents’ minds but raise their spirits. We also have a new van that our residents use for errands and activities such as “ride about town” and trips to the ice cream parlor!

Partnering with the Community

Emeritus at Brighton holds and sponsors a variety of events in and about our senior living community. We sponsor educational seminars and a host of motivational speakers that enrich the lives of not only our residents but our community. Emeritus at Brighton is very active in our community volunteering and sponsoring such events as Walk for Warmth, Senior Power Day and this year’s Smokin Jazz festival which will attract over 30,000 people.

Community News

Great Grandma Jeanette Loves Corey and Jack!

Emeritus at Brighton Family Member, Lisa: My 93 year old Grandma, Jeannette Duncan, lives at Emeritus in Brighton, MI and loves it! Here is a picture of her making some ornaments for the staff with her great grandsons Corey and Jack. Merry Christmas everyone! About Emeritus at Brighton This is the promise that the staff [...]
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