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Tucson Assisted Living

There are 349 Assisted Living Facilities in Tucson, AZ.

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    Crossroads Adult Care Homes 5833

    Crossroads Adult Care Homes 5833 is located in the Casas Adobes area close to a middle school and church. It is  part of a property that includes 2 other care homes including a large central garden ...

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    Via Elegante 1

    Located in the Casas Adobes area, Via Elegante 1 is a beautiful, high-end assisted living facility in Tucson, AZ. This Mediterranean-Style home provides its residents with all-inclusive Assisted Livi...

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    Crossroads Adult Care Homes 5825

    Situated in the North Tucson area, Crossroads Adult Care Home is part of a 3 lot property that shares a central garden, waterfall, activities center and much more. This care home offers semi-privat...

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    Via Elegante Luxury Assisted Living

    Via Elegante Luxury Assisted Living is an excellent assisted living and memory care facility for seniors located in the city of Tucson.  Via Elegante Luxury Assisted Living provides excellent person...

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    Villas At La Canada, The - Villa F

    Villas At La Canada, The - Villa F is located in Tucson at 1555 West Desert Harbor Circle and classified as a small Assisted Living facility . Villa...

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    Sterling House on East Speedway-Tuscon

    Sterling House On East Speedway-Tuscon is located in Tucson at 8468 East Speedway Boulevard and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Ster...

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    Crossroads Adult Care Homes 5242

    Crossroads Adult Care Homes 5242 is a fully-furnished Assisted Living facility that offers semi-private and private rooms to their residents. They are located in the quiet neighborhood between Casas...

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    Villas At La Canada, The - Villa J

    Villas At La Canada, The - Villa J is located in Tucson at 1479 West Desert Harbor Circle and classified as a small Assisted Living facility . Villa...

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    Atria Campana Del Rio

    Atria Campana Del Rio is located in Tucson at 1550 East River Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Atria Campana Del Rio provide...

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    Via Elegante 2, Llc

    A beautiful, fully-furnished Senior Housing facility that provides residential care to the elderly in a quiet and safe neighborhood in Tucson, AZ. Caregivers and staff members in this Assisted Living...

Assisted Living Facilities in Tucson, AZ



349 Assisted Living facilities are located in the city of Tucson, Arizona or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One. In Tucson, depending on its residents’ care needs, these Senior Living facilities provide daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more.

Also, these 349 facilities in Tucson can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Tucson Need Assistance?

Seniors in Tucson will typically need this type of long term care when it is unsafe to live by themselves at home or they need assistance with their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living). Residents in these types of Arizona senior living facilities in can either be independent, need assisted living, and can be diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.


Types of Facilities in Tucson

The size of an Assisted Living facility in Tucson can vary from a small, residential board and care home to a large “resort-style” community.


A. Small Care Home Facilities

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Tucson are regular residential homes in the neighborhood that have been converted to care for 6 to 10 senior residents. These care homes are licensed by Arizona’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Tucson.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Tucson care homes prefer a “home-like” intimate setting that they are used to at home. While there are many small residential care homes that provide activities, pet and music therapy, fitness programs and more, these residents prefer to be with a smaller group of seniors.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

With the smaller facility size and lower number of residents, the Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in a Tucson Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Tucson will look like a large resort or hotel with 50 to 200 residents. These care facilities will usually be located in commercial areas and are also regulated by Arizona’s State Licensing Department. These large senior living facilities can also have a secure Memory Wing that can keep residents suffering from Alzheimer’s safe from wandering.

Some nationally recognized  Communities that may be in Tucson or nearby are familiar names like Sunrise Senior Living, Brookdale Senior Living, Emeritus Senior Living, Atria Senior Living, Belmont Village, Senior Lifestyle, Holiday Retirement, and Five Star Senior Living to name a few.

Types of Residents

Seniors living in a Tucson these Communities will typically prefer a large community due to the daily schedule of activities, higher levels of socialization with other residents, chef prepared meals, music and pet therapy, music and art classes, fitness classes and regular outings.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

Due to the large size of the facility and higher number of residents, the typical Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in Tucson can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.


Costs in Tucson

The average cost of Assisted Living in Tucson is $ 3350 per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large community, the lowest cost care and rent starts at is $ 1500 and can go as high as $ 5930 depending on the level of care needs. To find out what factors play a part of the monthly cost, Click Here.


Paying for Care in Tucson

Paying for Assisted Living in Tucson can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families pay for care out of pocket or also called “Private Pay.” Other methods of paying for this type of Senior Living is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran’s Aid and family members. Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of care and rent in Tucson. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.


Arizona Licensing

The 349  Facilities in Tucson are licensed, inspected and regulated by Arizona’s Department of Health Services, Division of Assurance and Licensure, Office of Assisted Living. Their responsibilities are to have the administrators currently licensed, inspect the senior housing facility before it opens, ensure the facility is operating up to standards and the residents are receiving good care.


We encourage you to browse through our Facility Listings in Tucson to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Tucson, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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City Highlights

-Tucson is One of the densest areas of Assisted Living Facilities across the U.S.

-The Top 10 “Best Assisted Living Cities for Seniors”

-Tucson, AZ is rated 25.4% safer than all U.S. cities

-Assisted Living Range Costs in Tucson: $2,000~$6,000 per month

-Temperatures average 98 degrees in the summer and 65 degrees in the winter

-4 nearby major hospitals such as Tucson Medical Center, Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital, Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital and University Medical Center