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Birmingham Assisted Living Facilities

There are 18 Assisted Living Facilities Facilities in Birmingham, AL.

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    Brookdale Place University Park

    Brookdale Place University Park is licensed by the State of Alabama to operate as a 25-bed care community for the elderly. Brookdale Place University Park is a large care community that is conveniently located in the peaceful neighborhood on 400 University Park Drive in Birmingham, AL. This care c...

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    Galleria Woods Skilled Nursing Facility

    Galleria Woods Skilled Nursing Facility’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Galleria Woods Skilled Nursing Facility in Birmingham is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Galleria Woods ...

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    Elmcroft of Grayson Valley

    Elmcroft Of Grayson Valley is located in Birmingham, Alabama on 2366 Old Springville Road and provides a caring Assisted Living Facilities approach for residents that starts from the heart. Caring staff members are dedicated to serve and care for each resident as a family member. Elmcroft Of Grays...

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    Mount Royal Towers

    Mount Royal Towers is a beautiful Assisted Living Facilities facility that is committed to improving each resident’s quality of life. This is done through the dedication of the care staff at Mount Royal Towers. The staff is determined in providing the highest-levels of senior care services possib...

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    Kirkwood by the River Specialty Care

    Kirkwood By The River Specialty Care is a Assisted Living Facilities community located on 3605 Ratliff Road in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Birmingham. 20 residents are allowed in this large care community and it is licensed by the state of Alabama. Kirkwood By The River Specialty C...

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    Rittenhouse Senior Living of Hoover

    Rittenhouse Senior Living Of Hoover is a Assisted Living Facilities community located in Birmingham, AL and assists residents in need of help with activities of daily living. Rittenhouse Senior Living Of Hoover provides personalized care and attention to their senior residents in a comfortable and ...

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    Ashton Gables in Riverchase

    Ashton Gables In Riverchase is a beautiful Assisted Living Facilities facility that is committed to improving each resident’s quality of life. This is done through the dedication of the care staff at Ashton Gables In Riverchase. The staff is determined in providing the highest-levels of senior ca...

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    Lakeview Estates

    Lakeview Estates is a Assisted Living Facilities community conveniently located in the peaceful neighborhood of Birmingham, Alabama on 2634 Valleydale Road. Lakeview Estates is licensed by the State of Alabama to provide Assisted Living Facilities care for the elderly for up to 64 senior residents....

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    Fair Haven Retirement Center

    Fair Haven Retirement Center’s goal is to help their residents maintain the highest qualify of life possible in a home-like environment. Focusing on the well being of the resident has been the commitment of the staff at Fair Haven Retirement Center. This is done so their residents can thrive in a...

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    Manor at Chateau Vestavia, The

    As a large care community for the elderly, the goal of Manor At Chateau Vestavia, The is to provide quality Assisted Living Facilities to their senior residents. Manor At Chateau Vestavia, The aims to provide a safe, loving and enriching environment for their residents. Whether it’s help with ba...

Assisted Living Facilities in Birmingham, AL



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

Also, these 18 facilities in Birmingham can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Birmingham Need Assistance?

Seniors in Birmingham 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham

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


A. Small Care Home Facilities in Birmingham

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Birmingham 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 Alabama’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Birmingham.

Types of Residents

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


B. Large Communities in Birmingham

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Birmingham 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 Alabama’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 Birmingham 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 Large Communities in Birmingham will typically prefer these type of Assisted Living Facilities 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 Birmingham can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents in Assisted Living Facilities.


Assisted Living Costs in Birmingham

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


Paying for Assisted Living Care in Birmingham

Paying for Assisted Living in Birmingham can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families in Birmingham pay for care out of pocket or also called “Private Pay.” Other methods of paying for this type of Senior Living in Birmingham 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 Birmingham. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.


Alabama Licensing for Assisted Living Facilities in Birmingham

The 18 Facilities in Birmingham are licensed, inspected and regulated by Alabama’s Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Provider Standards. 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 Birmingham to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Birmingham, please contact 877.523.6523 and an Expert Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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