Is there a rating system for assisted living facilities?

3 answers | Last updated: Sep 23, 2016
Feeling rosie asked...

Is there a rating system for assisted living facilities in the Buffalo area, such as the on-line sites in existance which rate area nursing homes.

Expert Answers

Donna Quinn Robbins is the author of Moving Mom and Dad and On the Road of Life, Drive Yourself. She helps individuals, families, retirement communities, and corporations make successful transitions through her company, Ultimate Moves. Robbins is an active public speaker on the topic of senior transition services and has appeared on NBC's Today Show.

I don't know of any however you can call the ombudsmen in your town and ask them. The Department of Social Services might be able to help. Thanks, Donna Robbins

Community Answers

Caringdenise answered...

Hi "feeling rosie," Thanks for your question!'s local Senior Living Directory includes consumer Ratings & Reviews for Assisted Living Facilities. Here are listings for facilities in Buffalo, New York:

Here is where to start your search for assisted living facilities (and ratings) in other areas: You can learn more about's Ratings & Reviews program here:

I hope this helps! Please do let us know if we can be of further assistance.

Dano51752 answered...

The Senior Living Directory here at provides facility information, ratings and reviews. For help in making important housing and financial decisions, consumers are increasingly turning to -- the leading online destination for family caregivers -- to access the Web's most comprehensive Senior Living Directory and to get a Caring Checklist for evaluating assisted living providers.