Assisted Living in Castle Rock
Valley House255 S Valley Drive, Castle Rock, CO
Cantril House221 Cantril St, Castle Rock, CO
Pine Trails at Castle Rock864 Barranca Drive, Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock Assisted Living 11640 Wild Rye Court, Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock Assisted Living III2473 Woodhouse Lane, Castle Rock, CO
Assured Assisted Living 11687 Paonia Court, Castle Rock, CO
Legacy Village of Castle Pines535 W Castle Pines Parkway, Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock Assisted Living II1768 Rose Petal Ln, Castle Rock, CO
Assured Assisted Living 2797 Tarpan Place, Castle Rock, CO
Assured Assisted Living 3815 Tarpon Place, Castle Rock, CO
At A Glance
There are 16 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in Castle Rock is $4,329 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Castle Rock
Castle Rock, Colorado, an affluent home rule town, was named for the rhyolite stone found there in the 1800s. The town is dedicated to preserving 50 miles of trails and more than 300 acres of parkland established as the Phillip S. Miller Park. Seniors who enjoy this area and are in need of help with daily assistance can choose from 15 assisted living residences in Castle Rock and five near the area, all regulated by the Health Facilities and Emergency Medical Services Division of the Department of Public Health and Environment. ALRs in the state provide room and board, personal care, protective oversight and 24-hour supervision for three or more adults. The type of Medicaid-certified ALRs recognized by the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing are called alternative care facilities (ACFs).
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Castle Rock
- The cold, semi-arid climate in Castle Rock is characterized by hot, wet summers and chilly winters with a high amount of snow. But it receives more sunny days per year and less precipitation than the national average and has a Sperling year-round comfort index of 71, much higher than the country’s average of 54.
- Colorado is considered a senior taxpayer-friendly state due to its discounted property tax for the elderly and tax exemption on groceries and medicine despite the fact that pensions and social security income may be partially taxed.
- Public transit and walkability are limited and yet to develop in Castle Rock and the rest of Douglas County. To compensate for this, Castle Rock offers reduced-fare taxi service for citizens without private transportation. Castle Rock Senior Center also provides scheduled shuttle services for residents 50+ going to medical appointments and other places for doing errands.
- Castle Rock features several arts and culture events and attractions. Some ALRs may take their residents downtown to celebrate a variety of annual festivals, visit museums and enjoy dinner shows at the Theater of Dreams. There are also cultural arts classes on pottery, dance, language arts and painting offered by the municipality.
- The Castle Rock area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Castle Rock Adventist Hospital, Founders Family Medicine & Urgent Care, Kaiser Permanente Medical Offices and UCHealth Primary Care Clinic, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Castle Rock has an array of community resources for seniors including Neighbor Network, an organization that provides enriching programs and comprehensive services for elderly Douglas County residents, as well as two senior centers.
Paying for Assisted Living in Castle Rock
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Castle Rock start around $4,329 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 Castle Rock 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 Castle Rock
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Colorado 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 Colorado page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Castle Rock
Castle Rock 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 Castle Rock
Castle Rock-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Colorado are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Colorado page for more information about these laws.