14 Assisted Living Facilities near Trussville, AL

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Trussville, AL

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Peachtree Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3740 Eagle Dr., Trussville, AL 35173
"Staff was very friendly, home was clean. " More

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Legacy Ridge Trussville

Provides: Assisted Living
7868 Gadsden Highway, Trussville, AL 35173
"My husband is at Sunrise Ridge. The first impression is that it smells good. The entry is attractive, very clean, and smells good all the time. The staff is very caring and personable. They have..." More

Peachtree Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3740 Eagle Drive, Trussville, AL 35173
"My brother was at Peachtree Senior Living. They’re at 45% capacity, the meals are good, but it’s basically like living in a very strict apartment. My brother actually needed assisted living and not..." More

11 Assisted Living Facilities near Trussville, AL

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Elmcroft of Grayson Valley

Provides: Assisted Living
2366 Old Springville Road, Birmingham, AL 35215
"I went to Elmcroft of Grayson Valley. It was very impressive. It was a nice place. We did have another family member that had stayed there and left because there were some bad things that happened..." More

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Columbia Cottage - Mountain Brook

Provides: Assisted Living
3776 Crosshaven Dr., Birmingham, AL 35223
"My mother is living in Columbia Cottage. It is nicer than the rest and has a kitchenette with a microwave and fridge in the room. Our overall experience has been good. I am pleased with the staff...." More

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Somerby at St. Vincent's One Nineteen

Provides: Assisted Living
200 One Nineteen Boulevard, Hoover, AL 35242
"Somerby at St. Vincent's One Nineteen is walking distance from my home and it's an outstanding facility because it's attached to a suite of doctors' offices and a full service gym and spa. I really..." More

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St. Martin's In the Pines

Provides: Assisted Living
4941 Montevallo Road, Birmingham, AL 35210
"I was there visiting and was truly amazed at what I saw. Caring people, clean community and great food. It was really a great experience and changed my perception of a nursing home." More

Kirkwood by the River

Provides: Assisted Living
3605 Ratliff Rd., Birmingham, AL 35210
"My mother is in Kirkwood by the River. I think it is a perfect fit for her needs. She has a one bedroom unit which gives her a bedroom, a walk-in closet, and also a living area with a little..." More

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The Village at Cook Springs

Provides: Assisted Living
415 Cook St., Cook Springs, AL 35052
"The residents at The Village at Cook Springs seemed happy. They have a lot of activities for the residents, and everyone was very friendly. It looks beautiful and very clean. They have Bingo,..." More

Greenbriar At The Altamont

Provides: Assisted Living
2831 S. Highland Ave., Birmingham, AL 35205
"Honestly was very impressed with the staff and facilities. My grandmother seemed to think the caretakers were a bit pushy (this comes as no surprise to us), but I found them to be efficient and..." More

South Highland Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2035 Highland Ave., Birmingham, AL 35201

Covenant Place of Gardendale

Provides: Assisted Living
1409 Thompson Cir, Gardendale, AL 35071
"My client has moved into Covenant Place of Gardendale. The staff is very professional and friendly. The facility itself is very clean and offered an excellent level of service. The food is good and..." More

Home Sweet Home

Provides: Assisted Living
6792 Old Hwy. 31, Gardendale, AL 35071
"First of all home sweet home is a boarding home not an assisted living. I have had 2 family members that has lived there for years. It is the only place I would 100% recomend. It may be an older..." More

Community One

Provides: Assisted Living
3205 Norwood Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35234

Assisted Living near Trussville, AL

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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Trussville

  • Review of Peachtree Assisted Living

    This is the worse assisted living in birmingham. Meals are aweful, no activity. They dont take them any place, the residents sit around and stare at each other nothing is planned for them. The mana... Read more

    soldiermom54
  • Review of Peachtree Assisted Living

    My brother was at Peachtree Senior Living. They’re at 45% capacity, the meals are good, but it’s basically like living in a very strict apartment. My brother actually needed assisted living and not... Read more

    John
  • Review of Legacy Ridge Trussville

    My dad is doing pretty good at Sunrise Ridge. His room is spacious and clean. The food is good and the activities are well-rounded. They have places where you can sit, read, or watch TV. The staff ... Read more

    FamilyMember0720
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Trussville

Trussville, Alabama, a suburb of Birmingham, offers a notable historic district and natural scenery along the Cahaba River. In 2005, the town won a spot on list of Best Places to Live by CNN Money. Today, about 22,000 people live in Trussville, and senior citizens make up about 15 percent of the population.

The Trussville area features 17 assisted living facilities for seniors, with three in the city and 14 in nearby towns, including Birmingham and Hoover. Throughout the state of Alabama, an assisted living facility is a residence that helps at least three people with activities of daily living and may provide medication management. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Trussville

  • The climate in Trussville scores 58 out of 100 on Sperling's Comfort Index, which is better than the national average. Summer temperatures reach an average high of 89 degrees in July. Seniors here can expect light winter weather, with about an inch of snow and an average January low of 32 degrees Fahrenheit. 

  • Trussville is part of the Birmingham-Hoover-Talladega region, which tied first place for the cleanest metropolitan area for 24-hour particle pollution by the American Lung Association. However, the overall county earned an F for ozone pollution, which may aggravate lung conditions, such as COPD.

  • The sales tax rate in Trussville is 10 percent, which is 4 percent higher than the U.S. average. The income tax rate goes up to 5 percent depending on income, and Alabama taxes income from a 401k or IRA. However, some types of retirement and Social Security benefits are exempt from income taxation in Alabama, which can improve the budget for some seniors. 

  • Seniors may feel more secure in Trussville than other parts of Alabama, as the rates for property crime and violent crime are lower than the state averages. Trussville has a better crime rate than 61 percent of other cities in Alabama. 

  • The Trussville area features many points of interest for arts and culture, such as Sips n Strokes studio, the Bama Flea Mall & Antique Center and the ACTA Theatre. Trussville is only a 20-minute drive from Birmingham, which features many more attractions, such as the Birmingham Museum of Art
     
  • Trussville has an array of community resources for seniors, including a senior center that offers exercise classes, dance lessons, games, Bible study and a lunch program. 


Paying for Assisted Living in Trussville

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Alabama

$4,061.00 Birmingham
$4,000.00 US
$3,680.00 Hoover
$3,075.00 Trussville
$2,150.00 Oneonta

Assisted Living costs in Trussville start around $3,075 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 Trussville 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 Trussville

The Medicaid program in Alabama does not include assisted living facilities in its coverage for long-term care programs. Home- and community-based waivers are used for nursing care or specialized facilities only. Residents must use personal resources or private insurance to pay for assisted living services. 

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

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 Trussville

Trussville 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.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Trussville

Trussville-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.