Exceptional Care

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Northport Highlands

for your Family

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We provide exceptional care

Assisted Living

Northport Highlands has 27 assisted living apartments that provide residents with the amenities, care and support they need to remain active and healthy. Our highly trained staff can assist with any aspect of our residents’ daily routines and are on hand 24/7 to respond to medical situations. Residents enjoy senior living in studio, one bedroom or two bedroom homes (short term stays are available). Enhanced assisted living services are offered for residents who need additional assistance.

Memory Care

Fourteen private studio apartments for persons with Alzheimer’s Disease and related memory disorders are available at Northport Highlands.  Our memory care residences surround an inviting living room and cozy country kitchen – you’ll often find residents enjoying meals, social events and programs in this common area. If you’re looking to take advantage of the waterfront view, the beautiful patio and enclosed garden are popular spots for residents and their family members.  Specially trained memory care staff are always on hand to provide residents with any care or support they may need.

Respite/Seasonal Care

Designed for those who need a short term stay, a place to recover or a temporary home.  Choose from many options regarding the care that you receive while staying here.  We know and recognize the difficulties of Northern Michigan winters.  We offer safe and secure care that will get you through those temporary tough times, whether it be a Northern Michigan winter or a temporary setback.  Our variety of care levels are sure to meet your specific need.

Senior Living at it's Best

At Northport Highlands we’re proud to offer, unique custom senior living solutions with good value and customer friendly lease terms.  It’s more than exceptional retirement living for seniors.  Northport Highlands was developed and is operated by Parkside Management Services, LLC.  With over 30 years experience in providing senior housing services, Parkside is a leader in promoting the independence of older adults.

The Village of Northport is situated along the sparkling shores of Grand Traverse Bay on Northwest Michigan’s beautiful Leelanau Peninsula.  Scenic Leelanau County is home to miles of unspoiled Lake Michigan shoreline including the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (which was rated the…

Most Beautiful Place in America

…in 2014 by the viewers of Good Morning America).  With plenty of outdoor activities, wineries, shops, restaurants, culture and quaint villages like Northport and Leland, the Leelanau Peninsula makes the perfect retirement destination.

About Senior Care


A Place Of Your Own – With Reassuring Support.

We all value our independence.  But, the time may come when we find ourselves in need of a helping hand.  Northport Highlands is specially designed for seniors who value their independence and want to live in their own home, but who could use some assistance with everyday activities such as dressing, bathing, grooming and managing medications.  With sweeping views of Grand Traverse Bay, Northport Highlands offers a place to call your own with the reassurance that attentive support can be right there, 24 hours a day, every day, if you should need it.


Our all inclusive service includes:

– Three nutritious meals & snacks each day

– Personal care plan (bathing, dressing, grooming)

– Weekly housekeeping, flat linen service & personal laundry

– Reminders for meals, activities, appointments, etc.

– Specially trained staff 24/hours a day

– All utilities (except telephone) including cable & Wi-Fi

– Room, building and grounds maintenance

– Emergency response system (24/7 EMT Headquarters are less than a mile away)


Frequently Asked Questions

What care options are available?

We offer Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care (short-term stays), comprehensive care coordinated with physical therapy and/or home health and hospice.

What if there has been a history of a fall(s)?

Individualized Care Plans (ICP) are developed and monitored in detail which address the needs, preferences and safety concerns for each resident. Our Executive Director will work closely with the residents Doctor, our on staff Nurses and Caregivers to create the best possible ICP for the resident.

Is there a medication management program?

Absolutely.  The medication management program will be incorporated into the residents Individualized Care Plan (ICP) and varies based on regulation.

Do you have Physical Therapy?

Yes.  We have several Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Speech Therapists that will come directly to your apartment to do your therapy.  We also have a Physical Therapist that provides Aqua Aerobics in our heated in-house pool.

The Best Home in The Country

At Northport Highlands we’re proud to offer, a unique senior living solution that we consider one of the greatest values in senior living today. More than exceptional retirement living for seniors.

Assisted Living

Trained caregivers provide assistance with medication management, activities of daily living, engaging programming, and coordination with outside healthcare providers.

Memory Care

Although most elderly people prefer to remain in the privacy and comfort of their own home, there are seniors that require attention of a Caregiver 24/7.

Our Features

Our mission is to provide the best service, care and match
for you and your family

3 Tasty Meals Per Day

Our exceptional and experienced cooking staff prepares three savory meals a day for the residents.  All three meals are included and tailored to any specific needs of the residents.  In addition to the meals, we provide snacks when requested.


Comfort and Security

Comfort and security for our residents is something that we take extremely seriously here at The Northport Highlands.  We equip each resident with a personal call system to summon help whenever needed.

Daily Activities

Our talented Activity Director provides a diverse calendar of programs and optional trips to appeal to every residents’ interests.  Each week includes exercise options such as Zumba, Sittercise and Movement.  Music is also on the schedule weekly with a range of options including piano, guitar and sing-a-longs.

Private Dining

A private dining room is available for entertaining family and friends.  It’s a great place to have birthday and holiday dinners.  Bring in your own food or have what’s on our menu.  Special request for your dinner?  We can work with you to prepare the residents favorite meal.


345 Sq. Ft.
Full Bath

One-Bedroom Suite

445 Sq. Ft.
 Living Room
 Closet Space

Companion Suite

880 Sq. Ft.
 Living Room
2 Bedroom
 Closet Space

Contact Us

Please contact us at 231.386.9900, through facebook, or email us at info@northporthighlands.com