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Tacoma Assisted Living

There are 99 Assisted Living Facilities in Tacoma, WA.

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    Herminia Culla Afh

    Herminia Culla Afh is located in Tacoma at 1421 S 86Th Street and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Herminia Culla Afh provides Ass...

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    Hermie's Adult Family Home III

    Hermie's Adult Family Home Iii is located in Tacoma at 1016 S 92nd St and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Hermie's Adult Family H...

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    Wynwood Of Allenmore

    Wynwood Of Allenmore is located in Tacoma at 3615 South 23rd Street and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Wynwood Of Allenmore prov...

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    Hermies Adult Family Home II

    Hermies Adult Family Home Ii is located in Tacoma at 1321 South 90Th Street and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Hermies Adult Fam...

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    Merrill Gardens at Tacoma

    Merrill Gardens At Tacoma is located in Tacoma at 7290 Rosemount Circle and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Merrill Gardens At Ta...

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    Narrows Glen

    Narrows Glen is located in Tacoma at 8201 Sixth Ave and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Narrows Glen provides Assisted Living ser...

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    Narisa Adult Family Home

    Narisa Adult Family Home is located in Tacoma at 1115 144Th Street East and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Narisa Adult Family H...

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    Narrows View Manor Corporation

    Narrows View Manor Corporation is located in Tacoma at 1202 Fernside Dr and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Narrows View Manor Co...

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    Ocean Ridge Care Home

    Ocean Ridge Care Home is located in Tacoma at 8388 6th Ave and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Ocean Ridge Care Home provides Ass...

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    Prestige Home Care

    Prestige Home Care is located in Tacoma at 1233 S Geiger St and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Prestige Home Care provides Assis...

Assisted Living Facilities in Tacoma, WA



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

Also, these 99 facilities in Tacoma can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Tacoma Need Assistance?

Seniors in Tacoma 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 Washington 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 Tacoma

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

Types of Residents

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


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

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


Costs in Tacoma

The average cost of Assisted Living in Tacoma is $ 4250 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 $ 1705 and can go as high as $ 7750 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 Tacoma

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


Washington Licensing

The 99  Facilities in Tacoma are licensed, inspected and regulated by Washington’s Department of Social and Health Services/Aging and Disability Services Administration. 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 Tacoma to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Tacoma, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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