7 Assisted Living Facilities near Foley, AL

Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Foley, AL

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Live Oak Village Independent & Assist...

Provides: Assisted Living
2300 N. Cedar St., Foley, AL 36535
"Live Oak is a very nice place. My sister-in-law seems to be doing well and is very happy there. They're very good. The people we have dealt with on her behalf have been wonderful. The food is very..." More

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Country Place Senior Living of Foley

Provides: Assisted Living
615 E. Laurel Avenue, Foley, AL 36535
"We visited Country Place. The lady was very nice. She showed us around. She told us about some additional funding that we weren’t aware of because the lady that we were looking for was a widow of a..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Homestead Village of Fairhope

Provides: Assisted Living
924 Plantation Blvd., Fairhope, AL 36532
"We visited the Homestead Village of Fairhope. It was real good. The rooms were real comfortable, and there's plenty of room. They've been pretty nice to me. The staff was good and real pleasant. We..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Brennity at Fairhope

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Spring Run Drive, Fairhope, AL 36532
"The Brennity at Fairhope was very good. It was very clean, nicely decorated, smelled good, and all the people that worked there were friendly. The people who live there all seemed very happy. I had..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Country Place Senior Living of Fairhope

Provides: Assisted Living
8127 Gayfer Road Extension, Fairhope, AL 36532
"Country Place Senior Living Of Fairhope is a very small community. They only have about 23 or 24 people that live there. They seemed to be kind of close-knit like a family. The layout or floor plan..." More

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The Huntingdon

Provides: Assisted Living
108 Homestead Village, Fairhope, AL 36532
"The Huntingdon Assisted Living Facility is uniquely designed to provide seniors a friendly, comfortable home among friends, where the luxury of personal assistance is always available. Staff is on..." More

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Seagrass Village of Gulf Shores

Provides: Assisted Living
21298 Cotton Creek Drive, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
"Seagrass Village of Gulf Shores is a unique assisted living and independent living residence that encourages an active lifestyle and daily fun for seniors. Our activities, amenities and services..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Foley

    Foley, Alabama, is midsized suburban community located in the southern corner of the state. Since 1990, Foley has enjoyed steady growth. Today, it is home to more than 18,000 residents, including a sizable population of senior citizens. Almost one-quarter of its residents are over 62, and 10 percent are over 75. Seniors who are interested in the benefits of assisted living can choose from two facilities in Foley and several additional communities in the greater Daphne-Fairhope area that are licensed by the Alabama Department of Public Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Foley

    • Foley has a typical Gulf Coast climate with hot, humid summers and mild winters. The area gets 66 inches of rain annually, but snow and ice are rare. Residents enjoy 226 days of sunshine and a climate that is more pleasant than most U.S. cities.
    • Alabama is generally a tax-friendly state for seniors. While individual retirement accounts are taxed at the standard rate, usually five percent, there is no income tax on Social Security, pensions or military retirement plans. Federal income tax is fully deductible.
    • Seniors in Foley enjoy a competitive cost of living that is similar to other parts of Alabama and 10 percent lower than the national average. Affordable housing and transportation prices are responsible for most of the savings. The cost of groceries, utilities and healthcare are on par with the U.S. average.
    • The Foley area is home to several quality medical facilities, including the South Baldwin Regional Medical Center and Thomas Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illnesses. Additional medical services are available in Mobile.
    • Foley has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Baldwin County Council on Aging and the City of Foley Senior Center, an organization that provides social, educational, health and recreational activities for the young at heart. Nonprofit groups like the Baldwin Senior Travelers organize local and regional trips.
    • With the variety of nearby attractions, it is easy for seniors to stay busy. Foley is home to the top-rated Holmes Medical Museum, the 140-store Tanger outlet mall and the Coastal Alabama Farmers' and Fishermen's Market, which was named one of the 13 best in the country.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Foley

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Alabama

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,777.00 Gulf Breeze
    $3,247.00 Foley
    $3,086.00 Daphne
    $2,914.00 Pensacola
    $2,908.00 Mobile
    $2,867.00 Fairhope

    Assisted Living costs in Foley start around $3,247 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Foley and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Foley

    Alabama is one of six states that does not offer Medicaid waivers for assisted living. In 2018, Governor Kay Ivey announced plans to expand the state's long-term care programs to cover daily living assistance and medication management. Financial help may be available through the Department of Veterans Affairs and community-based organizations.

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Alabama page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Alabama page.

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Foley

    Foley and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Foley, please visit our Assisted Living in Alabama page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Foley

    Foley-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Alabama are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Alabama page for more information about these laws.

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    Assisted Living near Foley, AL

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Foley

    • Review of Live Oak Village Independent & Assisted Living

      Live Oak is a very nice place. My sister-in-law seems to be doing well and is very happy there. They're very good. The people we have dealt with on her behalf have been wonderful. The food is very ... Read more

    • Review of Country Place Senior Living of Foley

      The general appearance and layout of Country Place was fine, but the vibe wasn't. It didn't have any spark of life or pep. The dining area looked fine and smallish, but OK. They have an exercise ro... Read more

    • Review of Country Place Senior Living of Foley

      I liked the location of Country Place, and the building was really nice, but I did not see any staff inside the building. We went on a tour on the weekend, but I never saw people being assisted. Th... Read more

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