Senior Living | Care Options | Guiding Families Since 2007


Yankton Assisted Living Facilities

There are 6 Assisted Living Facilities Facilities in Yankton, SD.

  • Get Info
    Majestic Bluffs

    Majestic Bluffs is a Assisted Living Facilities community located on 2109 W 11th St in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Yankton. 45 residents are allowed in this large care community and it is licensed by the state of South Dakota. Majestic Bluffs offers personalized care and assistance...

  • Get Info
    Prairie Homes Assisted Living LLC

    Prairie Homes Assisted Living Llc is a Assisted Living Facilities community located on 300 E 6th St in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Yankton. 8 residents are allowed in this small care community and it is licensed by the state of South Dakota. Prairie Homes Assisted Living Llc offers...

  • Get Info
    Walnut Village, Inc.

    Walnut Village, Inc. is a Assisted Living Facilities community on 613 Walnut St that provides personal care, housing, and support services to seniors in a home-like setting.  Walnut Village, Inc., located in Yankton, South Dakota and provides senior residents with personalized care and assista...

  • Get Info
    Autumn Winds LLC East

    Autumn Winds Llc East is a Assisted Living Facilities community located on 2905 Douglas Ave in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Yankton. 36 residents are allowed in this large care community and it is licensed by the state of South Dakota. Autumn Winds Llc East offers personalized care ...

  • Get Info
    Autumn Winds LLC West

    Autumn Winds Llc West is a care community for the elderly located in a neighborhood in Yankton, South Dakota. This Assisted Living Facilities facility has made a difference in the lives of their residents and their families for years. Autumn Winds Llc West looks at every detail to ensure that thei...

  • Get Info
    Cedar Village

    Cedar Village’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Cedar Village in Yankton is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Cedar Village is a Assisted Living Facilities community, located in Ya...

Assisted Living Facilities in Yankton, SD



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

Also, these 6 facilities in Yankton can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Yankton Need Assistance?

Seniors in Yankton 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 Yankton 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 Yankton

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


A. Small Care Home Facilities in Yankton

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Yankton 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 Yankton.

Types of Residents

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


B. Large Communities in Yankton

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Yankton 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 Yankton 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 Yankton 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 Yankton can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents in Assisted Living Facilities.


Assisted Living Costs in Yankton

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

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


South Dakota Licensing for Assisted Living Facilities in Yankton

The 6 Facilities in Yankton 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 Yankton to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Yankton, please contact 877.523.6523 and an Expert Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


Copyright © 2020 All Rights Reserved.