Sumby Senior Housing

240 Visger Road, River Rouge, MI 48218


This inviting, smoke-free, 55-unit, affordable one-bedroom community for seniors is situated in a residential neighborhood near senior centers, libraries, transportation and diverse places of worship. Sumby is named after the historic Sumby Hospital which was formerly located on this site. A Social Services Coordinator offers a myriad of supportive services to aid in improving the residents’ quality of life and sustaining their ability to live independently, as well as advocacy and referral services.


  • 1BR
  • 55 Units
  • Seniors


  • Professional Management Team
  • Smoke-free building
  • Gated well-lit parking lot with a security system that controls access to the parking lot and building
  • Community room with big screen TV
  • Sitting area
  • Library
  • 24-hour emergency maintenance
  • Cable-ready
  • Beautifully landscaped outdoor patio
  • On-site laundry facility
  • Weekly Walmart bus pickup

How to Apply

Each Volunteers of America property has its own leasing office and its own application process.

Please contact each property directly if you or someone you know is interested in applying for an affordable apartment in one of our communities. The property staff can answer your questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application to apply for housing.

View our Resident Selection Guidelines.

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