7 Assisted Living Facilities near Fayetteville, AR

Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Fayetteville, AR

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BrookStone Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
415 E Longview, Fayetteville, AR 72703
"BrookStone is a great place. My dad hasn't moved in yet. He is still in rehab, but he will move in on Monday or Tuesday. The staff was great in every way. They have been phenomenal. The location..." More

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Katherine's Place at Wedington

Provides: Assisted Living
4405 W Persimmon St, Fayetteville, AR 72704
"I have been at Katherines Place (kp) twice for rehab after knee surgery. The staff treated me so well both times. I love the new staff member Tom the facility cat. The food is as good as healthy..." More

Morningside of Fayetteville

Provides: Assisted Living
4461 N Crossover Rd, , Fayetteville, AR 72703
"Morningside of Fayetteville seems very home-like, very inviting, very clean, bright and spacious. The staff seems to enjoy their work. They are very helpful. The rooms are very nice and very..." More

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Providence Assisted Living of Springdale

Provides: Assisted Living
2175 Orchard Street, Springdale, AR 72764
"My husband and I have (both) of our Moms in Providence. My mother in law was in another facility and we moved her to Providence due the high quality of care for their residents. I trust the staff..." More

Peachtree Village at Farmington

Provides: Assisted Living
55 West Rainsong Street, Farmington, AR 72730
"We went to Peachtree Village at Farmington. It's the closest to all of us. We absolutely love it, and if we can get mom in there when the time comes, we'll probably look at doing that, because it's..." More

Morningside of Springdale

Provides: Assisted Living
672 Jones Road, Springdale, AR 72762
"Morningside of Springdale was nice, but expensive. The staff was really nice. There's a library room and they play Wii bowling." More

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Elite Home Health of Springdale

Provides: Assisted Living
2860 W. Walnut, Springdale, AR 72762
"Home is the Place to Be: We all want to be independent, meeting our own needs; but sometimes situations arise when we require short or long term assistance. Whether young, elderly, ill or..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Fayetteville

    Fayetteville, Arkansas, is located in the Ozarks and is home to the University of Arkansas, Walton Arts Center and the Northwest Arkansas Razorback Regional Greenway, a 36-mile-long trail. Seniors here make up 9 percent of the population and have three assisted living facilities from which to choose in Fayetteville and four in the surrounding areas. 

    Assisted living facilities (ALFs) in Arkansas are defined as communities that provide activities of daily living services to residents 24 hours a day. Facilities are classified as level I or II and are governed by The Arkansas Department of Human Services, Division of Medical Services, Office of Long Term Care

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Fayetteville

    • Fayetteville is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.

    • The cost of living in Fayetteville is 8.60 percent lower than the national average, making it a nice choice for seniors on a limited income.

    • Fayetteville has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Fayetteville Senior Center, an organization that provides a space for seniors to socialize and join group activities or shopping trips in addition to two more senior centers in the area.

    • At 36.2, violent crime in this city is slightly higher than the national average of 31.1. With a score of 50, compared to the average 38.1, property crime could be a concern for some seniors and their families.

    • The Fayetteville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Washington Regional Medical Center and Washington Regional Urgent Care in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Fayetteville is located in Washington County, which received an A grade from the American Lung Association for its air quality, making it a good fit for seniors with respiratory concerns.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Fayetteville

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Arkansas

    $4,162.00 Rogers
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,690.00 Bentonville
    $3,295.00 Fayetteville
    $3,100.00 Bella Vista
    $3,070.00 Fort Smith
    $2,400.00 Springdale

    Assisted Living costs in Fayetteville start around $3,295 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 Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville

    Eligible seniors in Arkansas are covered by Medicaid if they need aid paying for an ALF. The Personal Care Program and two waiver programs: the DAAS ElderChoices Waiver and the Living Choices Assisted Living Waiver help seniors with Medicaid coverage who need help with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs). Arkansas assistance programs are all funded by the state.

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

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Fayetteville

    Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville, please visit our Assisted Living in Arkansas page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Fayetteville

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

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Fayetteville

    • Review of BrookStone Assisted Living

      I toured BrookStone Assisted Living, and I saw both the memory care and the assisted living. I really liked the assisted living, but I did not like much of the memory care. But then again, I was ju... Read more

    • Review of BrookStone Assisted Living

      BrookStone is a great place. My dad hasn't moved in yet. He is still in rehab, but he will move in on Monday or Tuesday. The staff was great in every way. They have been phenomenal. The location lo... Read more

    • Review of BrookStone Assisted Living

      The staff is wonderful and are excellent in taking care of our mother. If anyone is looking for a place for a loved one, this is the best assisted living in Northwest Arkansas. Read more

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