A place your loved ones can call home

Effie's Place Assisted Living is a nonprofit assisted living community in Leland, MI. We seek to give families peace of mind that their loved one will receive compassionate care. We're focused on person-centered assistance that meets individualized needs. We provide a place of love, community, and comfort for our residents—a place they can call their home.

Effie's Place Assisted Living seeks to honor God by serving people as they age.

“I will heal my people and will let them enjoy abundant peace and security.”

Jeremiah 33:6

Living at Effie's Place Assisted Living in Leland, MI

Effie’s Place is a quaint 9-bed home located in beautiful Leland, MI. Leland, affectionately known as “Fishtown USA”, is situated on Michigan’s Leelanau Peninsula surrounded by incredible natural beauty and charm. Effie’s Place provides a home-like atmosphere in an established residential neighborhood only a short walk to Leland’s many shops, restaurants, and the Harbor. Residents enjoy gracious common areas including a living room, dining room, sun room, covered front porch and garden courtyard.

Where we're located

Effie's Place is located just off of Grand Ave, just around the corner from The Riverside Inn , as you drive from Traverse City. It’s proximity to Lake Michigan and the Grand Traverse Bay provides lush views throughout summer, fall, winter and spring.

300 Grand Ave PO Box 1028
Leland, MI 49654

  • “What a lovely group of caring, patient women. My mom was here for three years and I saw nothing but good care. Healthy doses of humor and patience. Thanks!”

    Son of Resident
  • “The manager, caregivers, activities director, and cooks are loving, caring, and conscientious. My mom was there for 2 years. It made her feel like she still had her independence, though they dispensed her meds, queued her for showers, etc. Mainly, it was the overall love they showered my mom with daily, while keeping her safe.”

    Daughter of Resident

Living at Effie's Place Assisted Living in Leland, MI

The Effie's Place Assisted Living assisted living community features compassionate 24-hour care and help with daily living. Our residents love having plenty to do with regularly scheduled social activities. Our care includes everything from nutritious meals to medication assistance. We provide:

  • Supportive Care
  • Respite & Short-Term Care

Features at Effie's Place Assisted Living

Here are a few reasons families feel safe leaving their loved ones under the care of Effie's Place Assisted Living staff. If you’re looking to meet an individual desire or need for your loved one, please reach out to us!

  • 24-hour care
  • Housekeeping and laundry
  • Assistance with activities of daily living
  • Religious services and spiritual care
  • 3 nutritious meals each day, snacks, and special diets
  • Social and recreational activities
  • Medication Assistance
  • Care coordination with outside agencies (e.g. home health, hospice, physical therapy, etc.)
  • Respite care

How much does it cost to live in Effie's Place Assisted Living assisted living?

We know you want the best care for your loved one, and that shouldn’t come with a high price tag. As a nonprofit organization, Effie's Place Assisted Living offers more affordable costs to seniors while still maintaining the highest standard of quality care.

What Makes Effie's Place Assisted Living Different From Other Senior Living Options?

Effie's Place Assisted Living is a nonprofit senior living community operated by Baruch Senior Ministries. Founded in 1997, Baruch is a faith-based non-profit organization with the mission of providing compassionate and affordable senior living all across Michigan. Baruch helps ensure that the care team at Effie's Place Assisted Living has all the resources they need to offer exceptional, personalized care for your loved one.

Choose the Best Option for Your Loved One

We understand you need to be well-informed to choose senior care for you or your loved one. As a nonprofit, we have the unique opportunity to be resident and family focused. We are here to answer any questions you have, and to walk with you every step of the way: from finding the right home to feeling at home