15 Assisted Living Facilities near Trussville, AL

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Trussville, AL

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Legacy Ridge Trussville

Provides: Assisted Living
7868 Gadsden Highway, Trussville, AL 35173
"I went to Legacy Ridge Trussville. It's a very nice place. They were very nice. It was very clean. The staff said it was updated. The color and the decor were very pleasant. It was soft and..." More

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Peachtree Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3740 Eagle Dr., Trussville, AL 35173
"I toured Peachtree Senior Living. The tour was informative. It's very nice and very clean. I visited the assisted living because my parents could pretty much take care of themselves, they just need..." More

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SummerHouse Grayson Valley

Provides: Assisted Living
2366 Old Springville Road, Birmingham, AL 35215
"The tour was good. They had exercise, they had a microwave, they had movie nights where the families could come, and the staff was very friendly. They have birthdays for the residents, they sing..." 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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Longleaf Liberty Park

Provides: Assisted Living
451 Liberty Parkway, Vestavia Hills, AL 35242
"Like the Alabama pine that inspired our name, Longleaf is distinct, strong and comfortably familiar. While the beautiful wooded surroundings will put you right at ease, this senior living community..." More

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Somerby At St. Vincent's One Nineteen

Provides: Assisted Living
200 One Nineteen Blvd., Birmingham, 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

Fair Haven Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1424 Montclair Road, Birmingham, AL 35210
"Ardell Fleeson, lifestyle specialist, was both knowledgeable and helpful in making the decision to place my mom there." More

Greenbriar At The Altamont

Provides: Assisted Living
2831 S. Highland Ave., Birmingham, AL 35205
"I went to the Greenbriar At The Altamont. The people there were friendly. I talked with some of the residents and with the staff. It was pretty good. You can park inside the facility, you go down a..." 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 Springs Road, Pell City, AL 35125
"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

South Highland Adult Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2035 Highland Ave., Birmingham, AL 35205

Covenant Place of Gardendale

Provides: Assisted Living
1409 Thompson Cir, Gardendale, AL 35071
"I visited Covenant Place of Gardendale. They were wonderful. The guy that I met with was the nicest human being I've ever met. He walked me through everything, told me everything, how they handled..." More

Home Sweet Home

Provides: Assisted Living
6678 Old U.S. 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

    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

    $4,384.00 Birmingham
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,275.00 Trussville
    $2,515.00 Hoover
    $2,150.00 Oneonta

    Assisted Living costs in Trussville start around $3,275 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.

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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 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.

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

    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.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Trussville

    • Review of Legacy Ridge Trussville

      My sister and I went to the Legacy Ridge Trussville. We didn't care for it at all. There were mismatched furniture everywhere. They didn't have specific rooms for activities. They just combined the... Read more

    • Review of Peachtree Senior Living

      I toured Peachtree Senior Living. The tour was informative. It's very nice and very clean. I visited the assisted living because my parents could pretty much take care of themselves, they just need... Read more

    • Review of Legacy Ridge Trussville

      I went to Legacy Ridge Trussville. It's a very nice place. They were very nice. It was very clean. The staff said it was updated. The color and the decor were very pleasant. It was soft and soothin... Read more

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