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Portland Assisted Living

There are 65 Assisted Living Facilities in Portland, OR.

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    Park Place Assisted Living Community

    Park Place Assisted Living Community is located in Portland at 8445 SW Hemlock and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Park Place Ass...

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    Premier Living Center

    Premier Living Center is located in Portland at 5120 SE 118th and classified as a Assisted Living facility. Premier Living Center provides Assis...

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    Responsible Nurses II

    Responsible Nurses Ii is located in Portland at 819 Ne 117Th Ave and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Responsible Nurses Ii provid...

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    Responsible Nurses I

    Responsible Nurses I is located in Portland at 11535 Ne Pacific St and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Responsible Nurses I provi...

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    Rn Villa Care Center

    Rn Villa Care Center is located in Portland at 401 Ne 139Th Ave and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Rn Villa Care Center provides...

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    Hillside Care Manor Llc

    Hillside Care Manor Llc is located in Portland at 800 Nw 25Th Avenue and classified as a Assisted Living facility. Hillside Care Manor Llc provi...

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    Ellenwood Adult Care Home

    Ellenwood Adult Care Home is located in Portland at 822 Ne 117Th Avenue and classified as a Assisted Living facility. Ellenwood Adult Care Home ...

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    Hope N Care

    Hope N Care is located in Portland at 12045 SE Pardee St. and classified as a Assisted Living facility. Hope N Care provides Assisted Living ser...

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    Firwood Gardens

    Firwood Gardens is located in Portland at 819 NE 122nd Ave and classified as a Assisted Living facility. Firwood Gardens provides Assisted Livin...

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    Calaroga Terrace

    Calaroga Terrace is located in Portland at 1400 NE Second Avenue and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Calaroga Terrace provides As...

Assisted Living Facilities in Portland, OR



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

Also, these 65 facilities in Portland can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Portland Need Assistance?

Seniors in Portland 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 Oregon 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 Portland

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

Types of Residents

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


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

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


Costs in Portland

The average cost of Assisted Living in Portland is $ 4023 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 $ 2309 and can go as high as $ 6570 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 Portland

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


Oregon Licensing

The 65  Facilities in Portland are licensed, inspected and regulated by Oregon’s Department of Human Services, Seniors and People with Disabilities. 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 Portland to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Portland, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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