13 Assisted Living Facilities near Danbury, CT

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Danbury, CT

Caring Star 2016

Maplewood at Danbury

Provides: Assisted Living
22 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, CT 06810
"When it came time that my aunt and uncle could no longer live on their own safely I was referred to Maplewood at Danbury by our family attorney and I could not be more pleased. The support and..." More

Caring Star 2019

Spring Village of Danbury

Provides: Assisted Living
8 Glen Hill Road, Danbury, CT 06811
"Wonderful staff! Great service. Always available to help." More


Keystone Place at Wooster Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
66 Wooster Heights, Danbury, CT 06810
"Keystone Place at Wooster Heights is a beacon for an expression of retired living that retains the expression of unique lifestyles and personalities. As a result, our senior community has taken..." More

10 Assisted Living Facilities near Danbury, CT


Spring Meadows Trumbull

Provides: Assisted Living
6949 Main Street, Trumbull, CT 06611
"We went to Spring Meadows Trumbull, and it’s absolutely gorgeous but very expensive. The staff was delightful, caring, and the rooms were more like hotel rooms. The whole facility looked more like..." More

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 Brookfield Common

Provides: Assisted Living
246A Federal Road, Brookfield, CT 06804
"We have just moved my father into The Village at Brookfield Common. The rooms are very clean. The staff members are very friendly. We met many people on the staff. There seems to be many activities..." More

Caring Star 2013

Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield...

Provides: Assisted Living
640 Danbury Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
"Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings was very nice and the people were super nice to everyone. When you walk in you can tell it is a clean place. The staff was very helpful and always..." More


The Greens at Cannondale

Provides: Assisted Living
435 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT 06897
"Over two years have gone by since I first reviewed the Greens, and I can still say without hesitation that my sisters and I remain thrilled and relieved by the care that our parents are receiving..." More


Maplewood at Newtown

Provides: Assisted Living
166 Mount Pleasant Road, Newtown, CT 06470
"I like everything here. I have freedom here. I have choices. I am treated like an adult and able to live like one. They have been able to make arrange to with me specific to my lifestyle." More


Atria Ridgefield (Now Pre-Leasing)

Provides: Assisted Living
55 Old Quarry Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
"Now Pre-Leasing For more than 20 years, Atria Senior Living has offered Fairfield County families vibrant communities where opportunities to stay active, eat well, connect with neighbors and..." More


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

The Plaza at Clover Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
838 Fair Street, Carmel, NY 10512
"I recently visited Plaza at Clover Lake. The staff that I met looked pretty good. The highlight of this facility was there were a lot of nice wooden areas with a lot of trees. The facility looked..." More


Church Hill Village

Provides: Assisted Living
Corner of The Boulevard and Church Hill Road, N...
"Opening Summer 2019 Located in beautiful Newtown, our historic New England town Assisted Living and Memory Care location offers luxury retirement apartments and specializes in senior care...." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Danbury

    Assisted living in Connecticut is available through residential care homes (RCHs) and assisted living services agencies. Both types of housing provide help with personal care, medication, recreational activities and housekeeping. The primary difference is that an assisted living services agency also provides nursing services. Danbury features two facilities to choose from. Eight more facilities are located in nearby towns, including Brookfield, Wilton, Newtown and Southbury. The monthly average cost of AL in Connecticut is $4,563 which is above the national average of $3,750.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Danbury

    • The climate in Danbury is somewhat mild for the northeast. The average low in January is 19 degrees Fahrenheit, while the average high in July is 85 degrees Fahrenheit. Danbury sees about 45 inches of snowfall per year. Its varied weather may be ideal for seniors who enjoy seasonal changes. 
    • The crime rate is higher in Danbury than the surrounding areas, such as Brookfield, but Danbury does rank safer than 51.5 percent of U.S. citiesViolent crime in the city occurs less often than the state and national averages. 
    • The cost of living in Danbury is higher than average for Connecticut and the U.S. for housing, utilities and transportation. The cost of healthcare is equal to the state average but higher than the national average. 
    • Sales tax and income tax rates are slightly higher in Danbury than the national averages. The sales tax rate is 6.4 percent, while the income tax rate is 5 percent. 
    • Seniors pay half fare with HARTransit, the public transportation system serving the greater Danbury region. The system includes fixed bus routes and shuttles with easy access to popular destinations, like the Danbury Fair Mall, shopping centers and medical facilities. Seniors with disabilities may be eligible for SweetHART door-to-door transportation. 
    • Danbury features a thriving arts and cultural atmosphere, including a garden club, a music center and musical theater, museums and public art installations. Assisted living facilities in the area support seniors by frequently participating in these off-site activities.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Danbury

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Connecticut

    $6,997.00 Newtown
    $6,810.00 Wilton
    $6,415.00 Danbury
    $6,117.00 Ridgefield
    $4,660.00 Southbury
    $4,612.00 Trumbull
    $4,500.00 Shelton
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in Danbury start around $6,415 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 Danbury 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 Danbury

    Seniors living in an AL facility in Connecticut may be eligible for benefits through Medicaid (1915c) waiver programs

    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 Danbury

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Danbury

    Danbury-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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    Assisted Living near Danbury, CT

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Danbury

    • Review of Spring Village of Danbury

      The staff at Spring Village at Danbury was very friendly and kind. The place seemed very clean, and they had activities for the seniors. My mom and I had lunch there, and it was very tasty. It was ... Read more

    • Review of Maplewood at Danbury

      When it came time that my aunt and uncle could no longer live on their own safely I was referred to Maplewood at Danbury by our family attorney and I could not be more pleased. The support and gu... Read more

    • Review of Maplewood at Danbury

      My mom has been a resident at Maplewood at Danbury for the past 18 months. My impression of Maplewood from my first visit was very positive. My impressions turned out to be correct. My interactions... Read more

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