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Boulder Assisted Living

There are 15 Assisted Living Facilities in Boulder, CO.

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    Wynwood At Ridge Point

    Wynwood At Ridge Point is located in Boulder at 3375 34th Street and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Wynwood At Ridge Point provi...

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    Sunrise Assisted Living Of Boulder

    Sunrise Assisted Living Of Boulder is located in Boulder at 3955 28th Street and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Sunrise Assisted...

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    Shawnee Gardens

    Shawnee Gardens is located in Boulder at 4755 Shawnee Place and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Shawnee Gardens provides Assisted...

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    Mary Sandoe House, The

    Mary Sandoe House, The is located in Boulder at 1244 Gillaspie Dr and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Mary Sandoe House, The prov...

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    Mezzanine-Assisted Living At Golden West, The

    Mezzanine-Assisted Living At Golden West, The is located in Boulder at 1055 Adams Circle and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Mezz...

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    Meridian Boulder

    Meridian Boulder is located in Boulder at 801 Gillaspie Drive and classified as a Assisted Living facility. Meridian Boulder provides Assisted L...

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    Anam Chara Home Of Boulder

    Anam Chara Home Of Boulder is located in Boulder at 1795 Quince Avenue and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Anam Chara Home Of Bou...

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    Academy At Bella Vista, The

    Academy At Bella Vista, The is located in Boulder at 2762 Bella Vista Lane and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Academy At Bella V...

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    Academy, The

    Academy, The is located in Boulder at 970 Aurora Avenue and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Academy, The provides Assisted Living...

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    Sage Residence/rtf

    Sage Residence/rtf is located in Boulder at 1441 Broadway and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Sage Residence/rtf provides Assiste...

Assisted Living Facilities in Boulder, CO



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

Also, these 15 facilities in Boulder can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Boulder Need Assistance?

Seniors in Boulder 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 Colorado 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 Boulder

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

Types of Residents

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


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

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


Costs in Boulder

The average cost of Assisted Living in Boulder is $ 3520 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 $ 1900 and can go as high as $ 6293 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 Boulder

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


Colorado Licensing

The 15  Facilities in Boulder are licensed, inspected and regulated by Colorado’s Department of Public Health and Environment, Health Facilities and Emergency Medical Services Division. 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 Boulder to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Boulder, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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