55 Assisted Living Facilities near Avon, CT

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Avon, CT

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Caring Star 2015

River Ridge at Avon

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Bickford Extension, Avon, CT 06001
"My mother and I visited several facilities searching for the 'right ' assisted living just over a rear ago. Once we saw River Ridge our minds were easily made up. Not only is the campus beautiful,..." More

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The Residence at Brookside

Provides: Assisted Living
117 Simsbury Road, Avon, CT 06001
"The Residence at Brookside was very nice. It was very regal looking when you drive up and very well-kept. You walk in, and everyone was very nice. It was just beautiful inside because they have the..." More

53 Assisted Living Facilities near Avon, CT

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Landmark at Monastery Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
110 Monastery Avenue, West Springfield, MA 01089
"Landmark at Monastery Heights was very clean and neat. The staff was very accommodating and the person who toured us was a wealth of information, very cooperative, and helpful. She understands my..." More

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Caring Star 2019

The Hearth at Southbury

Provides: Assisted Living
655 Main Street South, Southbury, CT 06488
"Everyone at the facility has been welcoming and very helpful. Staff goes out of their way to make the residents comfortable. Very supportive environment." More
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Caring Star 2015

The Village at South Farms

Provides: Assisted Living
645 Saybrook Road, Middletown, CT 06457
"The Village at South Farms was fantastic, and I very much enjoyed my conversations with the staff member. She took a great interest in me, and we went around the facility very thoroughly. I saw the..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Atria Hamilton Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
One Hamilton Heights Drive, West Hartford, CT 0...
"Atria Hamilton Heights was the one we selected. It's nice, antique, has character, and friendly. The staff was great. The rooms were nice and clean with great window views. The activities looked..." More

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Brookdale Farmington

Provides: Assisted Living
20 Devonwood Drive, Farmington, CT 06032
"We had a tour with one person at Brookdale Farmington, and everybody was very nice. The rooms were beautiful and spacious, and the colors were lovely. Everything was tastefully done, there was..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Village at East Farms

Provides: Assisted Living
180 Scott Road, Waterbury, CT 06705
"My brother has been staying at The Village at East Farms. They're wonderful and the staff is excellent. The food is excellent and the dining areas are like restaurants. My brother likes the food...." More

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Caring Star 2014

Geer Village

Provides: Assisted Living
77 South Canaan Road, Canaan, CT 06018
"My relative really likes being in Geer Village. It's a beautiful place with lots to do, and so far he hasn't had any issues. The staff is very friendly, and we haven't had any problems, except one..." More

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Heritage Woods

Provides: Assisted Living
462 Main Street, Agawam, MA 01001
"We have chosen The Birches (Heritage Woods) memory care in the Heritage Woods building for Mom. It came highly recommended and we in turn greatly recommend this facility. They have a dining area..." More

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Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden

Provides: Assisted Living
35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, CT 06518
"Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden was lovely. The staff was awesome and the people seemed very happy. It was shiny, new, and it had interesting things to do and look at. I would have loved it if my..." More

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Brookdale West Hartford

Provides: Assisted Living
22 Simsbury Road, West Hartford, CT 06117
"My brother moved into Brookdale West Hartford, it's good, and he likes it. The staff is good, and he has a studio apartment. They have painting, puzzles, and a lot of different stuff that they do...." More

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Keystone Place at Newbury Brook

Provides: Assisted Living
1058 Litchfield Street, Torrington, CT 06790
"Welcome to Keystone Place at Newbury Brook an Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. “Imagine a senior living community where people are encouraged to express their unique..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Village at Buckland Court

Provides: Assisted Living
432 Buckland Road, South Windsor, CT 06074
"My mother is living in The Village at Buckland Court. The place looks nice, and she likes it there. Everything has been good so far including the staff; we don't have complaints. She enjoys the..." More

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Atria Greenridge Place

Provides: Assisted Living
One Elizabeth Court, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
"Atria Greenridge Place was very nice, up-to-date, and sunny. It is a lovely place, but it's a little too far away from my house. Nevertheless, They provide three meals, housekeeping, transportation..." More

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Atria Glastonbury

Provides: Assisted Living
1177 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, CT 06033
"Brookdale was very beautiful and welcoming when you came in. They had very nice people. I especially liked them because of the clients. They kept stopping me as we were touring and said that they..." More

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Ruth's House

Provides: Assisted Living
780 Converse Street, Longmeadow, MA 01106
"My mother lived at Ruth's House for many years now and we absolutely love it. The staff is very accommodating, friendly and goes above and beyond. I would def. recommend this facility to anyone..." More

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Brookdale Chatfield

Provides: Assisted Living
One Chatfield Drive, West Hartford, CT 06110
"Brookdale Chatfield provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much..." More

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Caring Star 2015

The Village at Kensington Place

Provides: Assisted Living
511 Kensington Ave, Meriden, CT 06451
"The Village was very nice. My aunt was there for four years and she enjoyed it there. The apartments were very nice, clean, and there was plenty of room. The food was wonderful, and they had a..." More

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Hoffman SummerWood Community

Provides: Assisted Living
160 Simsbury Road , West Hartford, CT 06117
"A kosher cuisine was a must for my mom when I moved her up from Florida to be close to me, so I was very relieved to find that the only kosher facility in the area was also one of the most..." More

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Atria Litchfield Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
376 Goshen Road, Torrington, CT 06790
"I liked Emeritus and that's where I would go though not now. One of the reasons that I picked that was because it was not far from my house and I had children nearby. My kids visited it and they..." More

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Brookdale South Windsor

Provides: Assisted Living
1715 Ellington Road, South Windsor, CT 06074
"Brookdale South Windsor was very nice and very clean and had a very friendly staff. The rooms were very nice and very adequate. " More

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The Hearth at Glastonbury

Provides: Assisted Living
281 Western Blvd, Glastonbury, CT 06033
"I visited this community looking at options for my parents. I was very impressed with the cleanliness and the overall aesthetic of the community, it was cozy and comfortable- new but not stuffy. I..." More
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Victorian Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
122 E. Main Street, Plainville, CT 06062
"There really is no place like home. At Victorian Gardens, we strive to provide every resident with the most homelike environment possible. From little touches like the personalized designs by..." More

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Stonebrook Village at Windsor Locks

Provides: Assisted Living
550 Old County Road, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
"Stonebrook Village at Windsor Locks is a residential senior living campus dedicated to providing independence, social interaction, and leisure activities for seniors looking for exceptional..." More

Caring Star 2019

Brandywine Assisted Living at Litchfield

Provides: Assisted Living
19 Constitution Way, Litchfield, CT 06759
"My sister has been there for two years. She has special needs due to a number of disabilities. She has found the staff to be extremely caring and helpful. All of my wife’s and my interactions..." More

Caring Star 2016

Middlewoods of Newington

Provides: Assisted Living
2125 Main Street¾, Newington, CT 06111
"My dad has been a resident at Middlewoods in Newington since August 2015. Since my mom passed, my sister & I were looking for a place where he could maintain his independence while being under..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Mulberry Gardens of Southington

Provides: Assisted Living
58 Mulberry Street, Plantsville, CT 06479
"We chose Mulberry Gardens of Southington for my mom because it fit her needs and she likes it. It's a very nice place. The staff is exceptional and very nice. They know your name. My mom said she's..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Suffield by the River

Provides: Assisted Living
7 Canal Road, Suffield, CT 06078
"My daughter and her husband who live in CT convinced us to move from NY and to come to this place. We noticed that we made the right decision. It is a great place for the elderly. It is run by a..." More

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The Watermark at East Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
611 East Hill Road, Southbury, CT 06488
"The facilities were absolutely spotless and people were extremely pleasant. It has a full salon and spa, with a year-round heated pool (and a gas fireplace with cozy chairs at one end of the room),..." More

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Masonicare at Ashlar Village

Provides: Assisted Living
74 Cheshire Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492
"We’re going into Masonicare at Ashlar Village. My husband has Alzheimer’s, so eventually, he will be going into a different stage. Included with our monthly fee will be our electricity and all the..." More

Seabury Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Seabury Drive, Bloomfield, CT 06002
"My mother was living in Seabury. It’s absolutely beautiful; there’s no doubt about it. It has everything. It has villas, apartments, senior living, and a memory center. The care was excellent. The..." More

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Atria Farmington

Provides: Assisted Living
111 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, CT 06032
"The Landing of Farmington had everything from independent care to hospice. The staff was very good. I am going to bring my wife there since I liked it very much. They gave us dinner, and the food..." More

Mclean

Provides: Assisted Living
75 Great Pond Road, Simsbury, CT 06070
"This assisted living facility provided the staff and community in which one needs for a speedy and healthy recovery. They engage the residents in many events several which are put on by groups from..." More

One MacDonough Place

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Macdonough Pl, Middletown, CT 06457
"One Macdonough Place was a really good place. I stayed there overnight. The room was very comfortable, and the place was well cared for. I had an extraordinary lunch of a lobster roll for lunch...." More

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The Residence at Ferry Park

Provides: Assisted Living
60 Cold Spring Rd., Rocky Hill, CT 06067
"Brookdale worked with us financially, and we’re very happy with them. The staff is very caring, and they know what’s going on. The room is very nice, it has what she needs, and it’s clean. The food..." More

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The Residence at South Windsor Farms

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Deming Street, South Windsor, CT 06074
"Located minutes from historic downtown South Windsor, our brand-new community is nestled on beautiful farmland, boasting easy proximity to great shopping, houses of worship, Wapping Park, I-84 and..." More

Cedar Mountain Commons

Provides: Assisted Living
3 John H Stewart Dr, Newington, CT 06111
"I looked at Cedar Mountain Commons, and I like it very much. I was leaning towards that, but I am not ready for about two years. We went for dinner, and the food is delicious. My daughter and I..." More

Orchards At Southington

Provides: Assisted Living
34 Hobart Street, Southington, CT 06489
"Orchards at Southington was a good place. It was very nicely laid out, very clean, and it had a covered entryway. The 1-bedroom apartment that we saw was nice but a little small for us. The living..." More

Middlewoods of Farmington

Provides: Assisted Living
509 Middle Road, Farmington, CT 06032
"My parents came to Middlewoods when we needed help. My mother was having some health issues, and my husband and I had previously committed to babysit our grandchildren in another state 15 hrs...." More

Smithfield Gardens Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
26 Smith Street, Seymour, CT 06483
"I was pleased with the fact that Smithfield Gardens Assisted Living was comparable to other places, although it wasn't as nice. It's a government subsidized facility and it's not brand new and..." More

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Salmon Brook

Provides: Assisted Living
72 Salmon Brook Dr, Glastonbury, CT 06033
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Southmayd Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
250 Columbia Boulevard, Waterbury, CT 06710
"My mom is at Southmayde Homes. They have choices of rooms, i.e., a smaller room, a mid-sized room or a large room. All of them are perfectly able to live in because they're not in the room all day...." More

Marbridge Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
665 West Main Street, Cheshire, CT 06410
"Marbridge Retirement Center was very good. They had a lot of construction going on in a new building going up. The place was very homey, and the interior was nice, clean, and well-kept. It's a..." More

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Glendale Center

Provides: Assisted Living
4 Hazel Ave, Naugatuck, CT 06770
"It always seemed filthy, and the food was disgusting, but Grandma seemed happy here. The staff was nice enough and she made many good friends who shared her room. They had events for the seniors in..." More

The Retreat

Provides: Assisted Living
90 Retreat Avenue,, Hartford, CT 06106
"The Retreat Assisted Living had apartments and studios. The place was really clean and pretty. They had three meals a day. They had a church on the fifth floor, though I don't remember how often..." More

Aurora Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
51 Applegate Ln, East Hartford, CT 06118
"The staff is totally unprofessional and borderline abusive; the patients are relatively ignored and herded like cattle. They over medicate and under-rehabilitate their patients leaving them..." More

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Bishops Place

Provides: Assisted Living
2432 Albany Ave, West Hartford, CT 06117
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Crystal House Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
97 Mill St, Dover Plains, NY 12522

Federation Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
156 Wintonbury Ave, Bloomfield, CT 06002

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Meriden Center

Provides: Assisted Living
845 Paddock Ave, Meriden, CT 06450
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Fox Hill Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1253 Hartford Turnpike, Vernon Rockville, CT 06066

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Skyview Center

Provides: Assisted Living
35 Marc Dr, Wallingford, CT 06492
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

April Time RCH

Provides: Assisted Living
91 Chestnut St, Manchester, CT 06040

Shady Oaks Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
344 Stevens St, Bristol, CT 06010

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Avon

    Avon is a suburb of Hartford in the Farmington Valley region of Hartford County, Connecticut. This quaint community lies along the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail and is home to just under 20,000 people. Seniors in Avon make up 18.9 percent of the population and are served by two assisted living facilities in Avon and more than 100 in the surrounding cities. While the Connecticut Department of Public Health doesn't license assisted living facilities individually, it does regulate Assisted Living Service Agencies who provide services for assisted living.  

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Avon

    • The Avon area cost of living is 35.8 percent higher than the U.S. average, which may affect seniors on a tight budget. Most of this is due to high housing costs but transportation, grocery and health care are all slightly above national medians. 
    • Winters can be quite cold in Avon with average lows of 17 degrees Fahrenheit in January and snowfall of 39 inches per year. This may be difficult for seniors who enjoy outdoor activities. Summers are warm with highs of 83 degrees in June and rainfall averages around 50 inches annually.
    • Avon has less exposure to crime than nearby Hartford and is safer than 80 percent of U.S. cities. Violent and property crimes receive low scores of 13.1 and 16.2 out of 100, so seniors can feel safe traveling around town. 
    • CTTransit provides public buses with reduced fares for adults over 65. Dial-A-Ride offers seniors over 60 transportation to various destinations in Avon. Allied Transportation provides services to seniors in need of a ride to medical appointments, shopping and other activities in the greater Hartford area.
    • Connecticut taxes all types of retirement income, although Social Security may be exempt for certain seniors. This may leave less money for seniors to put toward assisted living. 
    • Avon has an array of community resources, including Seniors on the Move, an organization that provides health clinics and screenings, lunches and games for seniors as well as one senior center.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Avon

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Connecticut

    $5,875.00 Avon
    $4,410.00 Torrington
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,856.00 West Hartford
    $3,720.00 Farmington
    $3,450.00 Waterbury

    Assisted Living costs in Avon start around $5,875 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 Avon 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 Avon

    Two governmental programs in Connecticut, the Assisted Living Program, which is a state medical waiver within the Connecticut Home Care Program for Elders (CHCPE), and the Community First Choice Program, a program that helps Medicaid members with activities of daily living, can help to provide seniors with financial assistance for costs other than room and board.   

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Avon

    Avon 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 Avon, please visit our Assisted Living in Connecticut page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Avon

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

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Avon

    • Review of River Ridge at Avon

      My mother and I visited several facilities searching for the 'right ' assisted living just over a rear ago. Once we saw River Ridge our minds were easily made up. Not only is the campus beautiful, ... Read more

      Nelly 2013
    • Review of River Ridge at Avon

      Wonderful, caring staff. Well maintained facility. We're very happy with River Ridge. Read more

      KT
    • Review of River Ridge at Avon

      I am a friend of a resident who lives at this Asst Living. I am there several times a month, on average 12 times a month minimum. The staff is WONDERFUL. The Aides, and cleaning staff are wonde... Read more

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