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Waco Assisted Living

There are 13 Assisted Living Facilities in Waco, TX.

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    Brookdale Meadowlands Terrace

    Brookdale Meadowlands Terrace is located in Waco at 3801 Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Broo...

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    Brookdale Lakeshore

    Brookdale Lakeshore is located in Waco at 1700 Lakeshore Drive and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Brookdale Lakeshore provides A...

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    Ridgecrest Retirement Center

    Ridgecrest Retirement Center is located in Waco at 1900 Hwy 6 W and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Ridgecrest Retirement Center ...

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    Wesley Woods Alzheimer's Care Center

    Wesley Woods Alzheimer's Care Center is located in Waco at 1700 Woodgate Drive and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Wesley Woods A...

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    Alzcare Waco I

    Alzcare Waco I is located in Waco at 4308 N 19Th St and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Alzcare Waco I provides Assisted Living s...

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    Chavez Personal Care Home

    Chavez Personal Care Home is located in Waco at 4605 Memorial Dr and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Chavez Personal Care Home pr...

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    Chavez Personal Care Home 2

    Chavez Personal Care Home 2 is located in Waco at 2208 Gorman and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Chavez Personal Care Home 2 pro...

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    Donna Berry Community Home

    Donna Berry Community Home is located in Waco at 514 Concorn Way and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Donna Berry Community Home p...

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    Mabells Place

    Mabells Place is located in Waco at 1115 N 12Th and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Mabells Place provides Assisted Living servic...

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    Saint Elizabeth Place

    Saint Elizabeth Place is located in Waco at 300 W Hwy 6 and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Saint Elizabeth Place provides Assist...

Assisted Living Facilities in Waco, TX



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

Also, these 13 facilities in Waco can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Waco Need Assistance?

Seniors in Waco 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 Texas 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 Waco

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

Types of Residents

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


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

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


Costs in Waco

The average cost of Assisted Living in Waco is $ 3336 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 $ 1200 and can go as high as $ 6500 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 Waco

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


Texas Licensing

The 13  Facilities in Waco are licensed, inspected and regulated by Texas’s Department of Aging and Disability Services. 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 Waco to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Waco, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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