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Austin Assisted Living

There are 52 Assisted Living Facilities in Austin, TX.

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    The Summit At Westlake Hills

    The Summit At Westlake Hills is located in Austin at 1915 Lohmans Crossing Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . The Summit At We...

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    Emeritus At Spicewood Springs

    Emeritus At Spicewood Springs is located in Austin at 4401 Spicewood Springs Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Emeritus At Sp...

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    Vista Oaks Of Lakeway

    Vista Oaks Of Lakeway is located in Austin at 1604 Lohmans Crossing and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Vista Oaks Of Lakeway provid...

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    The Summit At Northwest Hills

    The Summit At Northwest Hills is located in Austin at 1915 Lohmans Crossing Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . The Summit At N...

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    The Heritage At Gaines Ranch

    The Heritage At Gaines Ranch is located in Austin at 4409 Gaines Ranch Loop and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . The Heritage At Gain...

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    Emeritus At North Austin

    Emeritus At North Austin is located in Austin at 5310 Duval Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Emeritus At North Austin provid...

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    Emeritus At Beckett Meadows

    Emeritus At Beckett Meadows is located in Austin at 7709 Beckett Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Emeritus At Beckett Meadow...

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    Merrill Gardens At Parmer Woods

    Merrill Gardens At Parmer Woods is located in Austin at 12429 Scofield Farms Drive and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Merrill Garde...

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    Renaissance At Austin

    Renaissance At Austin is located in Austin at 11279 Taylor Draper Lane and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Renaissance At Austin pro...

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    Horizon Bay Round Rock

    Horizon Bay Round Rock is located in Austin at 8005 Cornerwood Drive and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Horizon Bay Round Rock prov...

About Assisted Living Facilities in Austin, TX

 

Overview

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

Also, these 52 facilities in Austin can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.

 

When Do Seniors in Austin Need Assistance?

Seniors in Austin 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 Texas 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 Austin

The size of an Assisted Living facility in Austin 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 Austin 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 Texas’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Austin.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Austin 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 Austin Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.

 

B. Large Communities

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Austin 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 Texas’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 Austin 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 Austin 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 Austin can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.

 

Costs in Austin

The average cost of Assisted Living in Austin is $ 3336 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 $ 1200 and can go as high as $ 6500 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 Austin

Paying for Assisted Living in Austin 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 Austin. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.

 

Texas Licensing

The 52  Facilities in Austin are licensed, inspected and regulated by Texas’s Department of Aging and Disability Services. 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 Austin to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Austin, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.