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Seattle Assisted Living

There are 246 Assisted Living Facilities in Seattle, WA.

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    Faerland Terrace

    Faerland Terrace is located in Seattle at 1421 Minor Avenue and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Faerland Terrace provides Assisted L...

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    Merrill Gardens At Admiral Heights

    Merrill Gardens At Admiral Heights is located in Seattle at 2326 California Avenue SW and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Merrill Ga...

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    Merrill Gardens At Northgate

    Merrill Gardens At Northgate is located in Seattle at 11501 15th Avenue NE and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Merrill Gardens At No...

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    Merrill Gardens At Queen Anne

    Merrill Gardens At Queen Anne is located in Seattle at 805 4th Avenue North and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Merrill Gardens At Q...

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    Merrill Gardens At The University

    Merrill Gardens At The University is located in Seattle at 5300 24th Avenue NE and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Merrill Gardens A...

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    Merrill Gardens At West Seattle

    Merrill Gardens At West Seattle is located in Seattle at 4611 35th Avenue SW and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Merrill Gardens At ...

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    Northgate Plaza, A Merrill Gardens Community

    Northgate Plaza, A Merrill Gardens Community is located in Seattle at 11030 5th Avenue NE and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Northg...

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    Aegis on Madison

    Aegis On Madison is located in Seattle at 2200 E Madison Street and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Aegis On Madison provides Assist...

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    Viewhaven Homes 3815

    Viewhaven Homes 3815 is a wonderful six-bed assisted living facility for seniors located in the city of Seattle.  Viewhaven Homes 3815 provides seniors with the personalized care and supportive services they need in a comfortable and homelike environment.  Viewhaven Homes 3815 offers a va...

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    Viewhaven Homes 3819

    Viewhaven Homes 3819 is an assisted living facility for seniors that provides personal care to seniors in the city of Seattle.  Viewhaven Homes 3819 offers senior residents all the comforts of home as well as assistance with activities of daily living.  Viewhaven Homes 3819 provides indiv...

Assisted Living Facilities in Seattle, WA

 

Overview

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

Also, these 246 facilities in Seattle can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.

 

When Do Seniors in Seattle Need Assistance?

Seniors in Seattle 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 Washington 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 Seattle

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

Types of Residents

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

 

B. Large Communities

Description and Size

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

 

Costs in Seattle

The average cost of Assisted Living in Seattle is $ 4250 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 $ 1705 and can go as high as $ 7750 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 Seattle

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

 

Washington Licensing

The 246  Facilities in Seattle are licensed, inspected and regulated by Washington’s Department of Social and Health Services/Aging and Disability Services Administration. 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 Seattle to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Seattle, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.

 

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