30 Assisted Living Facilities near Thornton, CO

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Thornton, CO

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Park Regency Assisted Living and Memo...

Provides: Assisted Living
12610 Hudson St., Thornton, CO 80241
"We're moving our mother to Park Regency Thornton assisted living. The apartment is feasible, it's nice, it has a kitchenette, and a bedroom area. The community itself has what she needs to..." More

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Bonaventure of Thornton

Provides: Assisted Living
12281 Washington Center Parkway, Thornton, CO 8...
"My mom knows five or six people at Bonaventure of Thornton. It was very nice. Gloria was very helpful, and I got to meet some of the staff. They were opening their dining hall, so I saw a couple of..." More

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Arcadia Glenn

Provides: Assisted Living
3897 E 133rd Ct, Thornton, CO 80241
"Arcadia Glenn is a smaller residential facility in a residential neighborhood. It's absolutely wonderful and just like living at home. It's beautiful inside. It meets the needs for a person of 87..." More

The Villas at Sunny Acres

Provides: Assisted Living
2501 East 104th Avenue,, Thornton, CO 80233
"Two bed rooms with beds and bedding. Living room with 2 chairs, TV and wifi. Table and 2 chairs for dining. Kitchen with oven, fridge and microwave. Bathroom with shower/tub. Washer and Dryer. ..." More

Rocky Mountain Assisted Living Thornton

Provides: Assisted Living
3331 E 120th Avenue, Thornton, CO 80233
"I love Rocky Mountain Assisted Living Thornton. I have no complaints at all. The facility is great, the care is great, and all the people there are wonderful. I would absolutely recommend them...." More

Lit'l Patch of Heaven Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
8330 Clarkson St, Thornton, CO 80229
"The staff there was great; it seemed as though everyone there truly cared about the patients that were living there and they weren't just there for a paycheck. They greeted every person that came..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Keystone Place at Legacy Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
11180 Irving Drive, Westminster, CO 80031
"Keystone Place at Legacy Ridge was very nice, and I really enjoyed it. The thing with it is that my mom only knows one person there. Nevertheless, I like it. They were very clean and very nice, and..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Westminster

Provides: Assisted Living
10280 North Sheridan Boulevard, Westminster, CO...
"Sunrise of Westminster is our first choice, but it's too far for us. We like that it's a smaller community than the other ones, and that it feels more like a family instead of hotel-like. The staff..." More
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Caring Star 2016

Northglenn Heights Assisted Living Co...

Provides: Assisted Living
11475 Pearl Street, Northglenn, CO 80233
"Northglenn Heights is an older community, but it's OK. I don't have any complaints. It's clean enough. It's much closer to my home and my sister's, so we moved her here. They do seem to take care..." More

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Brookdale Arvada

Provides: Assisted Living
7720 Allison Street, Arvada, CO 80005
"The facilities here in Brookdale Arvada are really nice, and they’re well taken care and the maintenance is great. " More

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The Gardens at St. Elizabeth

Provides: Assisted Living
2835 West 32nd Avenue, Denver, CO 80211
"I visited Gardens at St. Elizabeth and would love to go there, but I am not sure I can afford it. I have eaten good meals there. They do different kinds of activities and had anything you could..." More

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Atria Westminster (Now Open)

Provides: Assisted Living
9560 Sheridan Boulevard, Westminster, CO 80031
"Atria Senior Living is excited to announce a new community serving the families of Adams and Jefferson counties: Atria Westminster. Atria Westminster offers independent and assisted living..." More

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Arbor View Sr Living

Provides: Assisted Living
8001 W 71st Avenue, Arvada, CO 80004
"We took a tour at Arbor View Senior Living for my mom, and it was very pleasant; it is well taken care of. The people are friendly, and the staff were great, from William, the chef, to Carrie, who..." More

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Legend of Broomfield

Provides: Assisted Living
12600 Lowell Blvd , Broomfield, CO 80634
"I was able to visit Legend of Broomfield, which is really good, but my grandpa doesn't have a real desire to move from where he is at right now, so we are letting him stay there. He likes Legend of..." More

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Sunnyslope Estate Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
11255 - 11275 Grant Drive, Northglenn, CO 80233
"Sunnyslope Estate was very clean and very nicely set-up. The price was very nice. It was no more than what I'm getting now. I met with the owner of Sunnyslope Estate, and he was very nice. They..." More

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Gentle Hearts 1

Provides: Assisted Living
10185 West 71st, Arvada, CO 80004
"I searched a while to find a place for my mother in law. This facility is just like home. My mother in law loves the food, the caregivers we could not ask for me. Julia and her Mom are truly..." More

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Caring Star 2015

The Argyle

Provides: Assisted Living
4115 West 38th Avenue, Denver, CO 80212
"My friend is moving into The Argyle. It's a nice place, very quiet, serene, and comfortable. The staff is very helpful and very wonderful to work with. She has a private room and it's very nice and..." More

The Retreat at Church Ranch

Provides: Assisted Living
10190 Wadsworth Blvd, Westminster, CO 80021
"The very best - look no more. " More

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Applewood Our House - Arvada

Provides: Assisted Living
6435 Garrison Street, Arvada, CO 80004
"Applewood Our House - Arvada is going to fit real well for my wife. It was very clean, very neat, and very well organized. Everybody there was happy, and they had all kinds of activities. They..." More

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Jaxpointe Assisted Living at Saulsbur...

Provides: Assisted Living
6445 Saulsbury Court, Arvada, CO 80003
"I very much like Jaxpointe Assisted Living because they don't have more than eight residents. It is a house with three bathrooms, a big living room, a big kitchen, dining room, and five bedrooms...." More

Crossroads at Northglenn

Provides: Assisted Living
451 Malley Dr, Northglenn, CO 80233
"I can say that the staff genuinely care for the people living there. I never had to question whether or not things got done, whether that be from management, or care staff to houskeepers, and..." More

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Caring Star 2012

Arbors of San Marino

Provides: Assisted Living
7425 Xavier St, Westminster, CO 80030
"We were fortunate to get a studio for our mother when she moved from Arizona. Her new life was going to begin at the Arbors. She originally moved into the studio to then be on the waiting list for..." More

Marycrest Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2800/2850 Columbine Road, Denver, CO 80221
"I liked everything I saw at Marycrest and it was very bright when you walked in. It was airy and there were windows and skylights. The hallway looked nice and I liked the rooms. The rooms have a..." More

The Lennox Guest Home, Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
2875 W 33RD AVENUE, Denver, CO 80211
"The physical aspects of the facility where unimpressive. The building is very old, and sections of the building looked rather run down. Appearance was unimpressive. However, the staff more than..." More

Covenant Village of Colorado

Provides: Assisted Living
9221 WADSWORTH PARKWAY, Westminster, CO 80021
"I visited Covenant Village. It was excellent and beautiful, but my mother would not qualify to live there. The rooms were very nice, very clean, and laid out well for the seniors. I saw the..." More

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Life Care Center of Westminster

Provides: Assisted Living
7751 ZENOBIA COURT, Westminster, CO 80030

Mountain View Alternative Care

Provides: Assisted Living
6725 West 65th Avenue, Arvada, CO 80003
"Mountainview was very nice. It had apartments and assisted living. There weren't meals for independent, only assisted living. The staff was very nice." More

The Gardens Care Homes - Indian Tree

Provides: Assisted Living
7319 CARR STREET, Arvada, CO 80005
"The facilities are fairly standard, it isn't outstanding, but isn't below average. Overall the look and feel is very reminiscent of any other retirement village that I've toured for my grandparents..." More

Heather Grove

Provides: Assisted Living
3289 GROVE ST, Denver, CO 80211

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Kraft Home

Provides: Assisted Living
8154 Downing Drive, Denver, CO 80229
"Kraft Home is a small residential community known today as "Assisted Living". It is designed to provide the ideal solution for seniors who need some help with ADL (Activities of Daily Living), such..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Thornton

    Just 10 miles northeast from Denver, Thornton, Colorado consistently ranks as a desirable place to live. The population exceeds 136,000, yet less than 9 percent are seniors age 65 and over.  

    In Thornton, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment manages the licensing of assisted living facilities of which there are 4 in the city of Thornton and 55 in the surrounding areas. Many are located in central Denver and its suburbs. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Thornton

    • Arts and culture is a significant focus for the city of Thornton. All kinds of community-based arts facilities are in town, and festivals and gatherings are lined up each year for residents to enjoy.

    • The transportation system in Thornton has seniors in mind with services like Access-A-Ride, A-Lift, and Call-N-Ride. These services deliver seniors to medical appointments, to locations around the city limits, and to cities that are close by the Thornton city limits. So, seniors have plenty of options to get around the area.

    • The cost of living in Thornton is a bit higher than the national average of 100 points, clocking in at 118. Bright spots include the score of 97 for groceries and 97 for transportation. Health care costs sit at 104, and housing is quite high at 155. 

    • Thornton's climate can be pleasant, but there are extremes, too. Summers in the Thornton area are a little hot with an average high of 89.2 degrees Fahrenheit in July. The winters are cold and snowy, with an average low in January of 17.5 degrees Fahrenheit and an average snowfall of 45 inches. However, with 245 sunny days per year, the weather can be enjoyable on days with less extreme temperatures.

    • Crime in the city is higher than the national average. Violent crime is 34 percent higher while property crime is 7.6 percent higher. So, seniors may need to take precautions to avoid high crime areas in the city when they go out.

    • Air quality in the greater Denver area is poor, including in Thornton, so seniors with medical conditions may have breathing difficulties when traveling around the city. Denver's grade for air quality is a D, according the American Lung Association. 

    Paying for Assisted Living in Thornton

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Colorado

    $4,983.00 Broomfield
    $4,482.00 Westminster
    $4,070.00 Arvada
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,922.00 Wheat Ridge
    $3,890.00 Thornton
    $3,692.00 Denver
    $3,097.00 Northglenn

    Assisted Living costs in Thornton start around $3,890 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 Thornton 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 Thornton

    Colorado provides Thornton residents with two waiver programs to support seniors in paying for their care in assisted living facilities: the Supported Living Services Waiver and the Elderly, Blind and Disabled Waiver.

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

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Thornton

    Thornton 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 Thornton, please visit our Assisted Living in Colorado page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Thornton

    Thornton-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.

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    Assisted Living near Thornton, CO

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Thornton

    • Review of Bonaventure of Thornton

      My mom knows five or six people at Bonaventure of Thornton. It was very nice. Gloria was very helpful, and I got to meet some of the staff. They were opening their dining hall, so I saw a couple of... Read more

    • Review of Rocky Mountain Assisted Living Thornton

      My relative is a resident of Rocky Mountain Assisted Living & Memory Care-Thornton. It's nice and the help is good. He has his own room, they wash his clothes every day, make his bed, and I'm h... Read more

    • Review of Bonaventure of Thornton

      Bonaventure Senior Living - Thornton is a wonderful place. There are lots of activities, it's easy to navigate, and the food seems pretty good. My mother-in-law seems to enjoy the food. There's a m... Read more

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