28 Assisted Living Facilities near Farmington, CT

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Farmington, CT

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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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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

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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

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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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Caring Star 2015

River Ridge at Avon

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Bickford Extension, Avon, CT 06001
"We have been very happy with River Ridge, a Benchmark Senior Living facility. The staff goes above and beyond. The are caring and attentive, the rooms are always clean and the nursing staff has..." 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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Brookdale West Hartford

Provides: Assisted Living
22 Simsbury Road, West Hartford, CT 06117
"Brookdale West Hartford is very nice. The staff is very good. They have quite a few activities, like bus rides, exercise, karaoke, and stuff like that. I do not want to move my relative because I..." 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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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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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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Brookdale Rocky Hill

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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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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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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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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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

Seabury Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Seabury Rd, 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

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

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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

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

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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

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Kimberly Hall North

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Emerson Dr, Windsor, CT 06095
"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

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

Federation Homes

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

Shady Oaks Assisted Living

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

Assisted Living near Farmington, CT

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Farmington

  • Review of Brookdale Farmington

    Brookdale Farmington is affordable, but a little outdated. Communication is a little bit difficult, but the people are very friendly. Mom has an efficiency room located on the first floor that has ... Read more

    Kee K
  • Review of Atria Farmington

    The Landing of Farmington was nice and brand-new but not for my parents. They had really nice amenities. I thought the activities should have been bigger and more inviting. They had a nice dining h... Read more

    Patty811351
  • Review of Brookdale Farmington

    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 plen... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Farmington

Farmington is known as "Mother Town" as over the years it has been partitioned into a number of smaller towns. It was founded in 1645 and is now a suburb of Hartford that still retains its distinctive character.

Seniors wishing to retire in Farmington have three assisted living facilities to choose from in the town. There are a further 39 in nearby communities including West Hartford, Avon and Rocky Hill. These facilities are licensed by the Department of Public Health Facilities Licensing and Investigations Section. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Farmington

  • Ozone pollution in Hartford County, including Farmington, is high and received a failing grade in the State of the Air Report 2018. Particle pollution received an A grade, giving the county mixed air quality overall. Seniors with respiratory conditions may need to investigate how this will impact their health.
  • Farmington receives an average 38 inches of snow each year, 12 inches more than the national average. The town also gets 49 inches of rain each year, 10 more than the national average. The average low temperature in January is just 17 degrees, and the average July high is 84. The town's harsh winters may keep seniors inside more than they prefer.
  • Farmington has a high cost of living, rating 126 on Sperling's index, compared to the national average of 100. The cost of groceries, health care and transport are all higher than the U.S. average which may impact the budget of seniors on a fixed income.
  • The Farmington area is home to world-class medical facilities, including UConn Health, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
  • Seniors in Farmington can make use of the Farmington Senior/Disabled Transportation Services. This dial-a-ride services provides transportation to medical appointments and personal errands in Farmington, Unionville and selected nearby communities.
  • Farmington has an array of community resources for seniors, including Services for the Elderly, an organization that offers information and programs to help seniors stay independent and productive, as well as one senior center.


Paying for Assisted Living in Farmington

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Connecticut

$4,181.00 West Hartford
$4,050.00 Middletown
$4,000.00 US
$3,895.00 Rocky Hill
$3,720.00 Farmington
$3,000.00 Meriden

Assisted Living costs in Farmington start around $3,720 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 Farmington 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 Farmington

Financial assistance may be available to seniors who receive income from Social Security through the Optional State Supplement (OSS). Connecticut has the Home Care Program for the Elderly, but it is currently only available to residents of select assisted living facilities, none of which are in Farmington.

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


Free Assisted Living Resources in Farmington

Farmington 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 Farmington

Farmington-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.