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Eureka Assisted Living Facilities

There are 2 Assisted Living Facilities Facilities in Eureka, SD.

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    Avera Eureka Health Care Center Assisted Living

    Avera Eureka Health Care Center Assisted Living’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Avera Eureka Health Care Center Assisted Living in Eureka is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Ave...

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    Eureka Community Health Services - ALC

    Eureka Community Health Services - Alc’s caring Assisted Living Facilities approach starts from the heart, and is dedicated to serve and care for each resident as a family member. This means kind, loving and professional senior care in a warm and comfortable home-like setting. Eureka Community H...

Assisted Living Facilities in Eureka, SD



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

Also, these 2 facilities in Eureka can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Eureka Need Assistance?

Seniors in Eureka 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 Eureka 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 Eureka

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


A. Small Care Home Facilities in Eureka

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Eureka 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 South Dakota’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Eureka.

Types of Residents

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


B. Large Communities in Eureka

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Eureka 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 South Dakota’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 Eureka 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 Eureka 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 Eureka can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents in Assisted Living Facilities.


Assisted Living Costs in Eureka

The average cost of Assisted Living in Eureka is $ per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large community in Eureka, 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 Eureka

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


South Dakota Licensing for Assisted Living Facilities in Eureka

The 2 Facilities in Eureka are licensed, inspected and regulated by South Dakota’s Department of Health, Office of Health Care Facilities Licensure and Certification. 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 Eureka to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Eureka, please contact 877.523.6523 and an Expert Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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