35 Assisted Living Facilities near Farmington, CT

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Farmington, CT

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Brookdale Farmington

Provides: Assisted Living
20 Devonwood Drive, Farmington, CT 06032
"I'm currently in the hospital, but I'm going back to Brookdale Farmington. It's very nice, but they put me in a three room apartment when I couldn't walk. I had to remain in a recliner in the..." More

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Anthology of Farmington

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Bridgewater Road, Farmington, CT 06032
"I found Anthology of Farmington for my wife. I'm not sure if she's going within the next few days. She's in the hospital right now. I got a recommendation from somebody to stay there. They seem..." More

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Farmington Station Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
111 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, CT 06032
"My visit with Farmington Station was pretty good. The staff members were very nice, very attentive, and very professional. Everything was fine. It was relatively new, well maintained, and well..." More

Middlewoods of Farmington

Provides: Assisted Living
509 Middle Road, Farmington, CT 06032
"My 89 year old mother has lived at Middlewoods of Farmington for 6 months and it has been the BEST choice for my mom. I can't say enough wonderful things about Middlewoods! The staff is caring and..." More

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Amberwoods Of Farmington

Provides: Assisted Living
416 Colt Highway, Farmington, CT 06032

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Atria Greenridge Place

Provides: Assisted Living
One Elizabeth Court, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
"My dad will be moving into Atria Greenridge Place. It's very bright and cheery. The people were very receptive and helpful. The activities looked great for the seniors. Everybody had masks. They..." More

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River Ridge at Avon

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Bickford Extension, Avon, CT 06001
"My mother and I looked at some wonderful facilities over the course of a year in preparation for her move to an assisted living facility with the option of memory care sometime in the future ...." More

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The Village at Kensington Place

Provides: Assisted Living
511 Kensington Ave, Meriden, CT 06451
"My mother-in-law was at The Village at Kensington Place in Meriden for 3 months and the care and attention that she got there was good. She was in their assisted living and the staff was fantastic..." More

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Peregrine Senior Living at Hamilton H...

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Hamilton Heights Drive, West Hartford, CT 06119
"I had an in-person tour of Peregrine Senior Living at Hamilton Heights. They're an A-plus. I just like everything about them. The staff members were wonderful and very informative. They explained..." More

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Brookdale West Hartford

Provides: Assisted Living
22 Simsbury Road, West Hartford, CT 06117
"My brother has been at Brookdale West Hartford, and he's been treated exceptionally well. The nurse is terrific. The wellness court director is terrific. The one who actually rented us the space..." More

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Addison Place at Glastonbury

Provides: Assisted Living
1177 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, CT 06033
"I really, really liked Addison Place at Glastonbury. I'm hoping my parents will pick it. The staff is very, very professional, very caring, and a very nice feel. They showed me the whole facility,..." More

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The Residence at Ferry Park

Provides: Assisted Living
60 Cold Spring Rd, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
"I liked that The Residence at Ferry Park had both assisted living and memory care. The people could go back and forth between the two. So if a resident of memory care wants to go to some type of..." More

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Brookdale Chatfield

Provides: Assisted Living
One Chatfield Drive, West Hartford, CT 06110
"I liked Brookdale Chatfield a lot. They were very good, but the location was tough for me. They had a nice facility and a nice set up. The garden was very nice." More

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The Hearth at Glastonbury

Provides: Assisted Living
281 Western Blvd, Glastonbury, CT 06033
"We liked the layout of The Hearth at Glastonbury. It was very clean, well kept, and new. Their staff was very nice, very informative, they spent a lot of time with us hearing about my mom, and we..." 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

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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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Anthology of Simsbury

Provides: Assisted Living
142 Cooper Avenue, Weatogue, CT 06089
"Tucked between two panoramic ridges, the river valley of Simsbury, Connecticut, features a charming downtown, renowned local attractions, historic houses, working farms and miles of natural beauty...." More

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The McAuley

Provides: Assisted Living
275 Steele Rd, West Hartford, CT 06117
"At The Mercy Community, our commitment to a core set of values helps us carry out our Mission, and we put these values into practice each day. Our Community, located on a beautiful 26-acre..." More

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Blessed House

Provides: Assisted Living
122 East 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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Mulberry Gardens of Southington

Provides: Assisted Living
58 Mulberry Street, Plantsville, CT 06479
"My father-in-law is in Mulberry Gardens of Southington. He needs just a little assistance with bathing and prompts for medical. The staff is very helpful, polite and nice. They just did anything..." 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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Jerome Home and Arbor Rose

Provides: Assisted Living
975 Corbin Avenue, New Britain, CT 06052
"I liked Jerome Home. They keep it nice and the rooms are beautiful. They have a nice dining room. The staff was very nice. The facility was well kept and it was clean." More

McLean Living & Care

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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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

Orchards At Southington

Provides: Assisted Living
34 Hobart Street, Southington, CT 06489
"The Orchards At Southington is very pricey, and I do not think we can afford it. You get everything there. The visit was great. We loved it. It had everything included, which is what I was looking..." 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

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Salmon Brook Rehabilitation and Nursi...

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

The Retreat

Provides: Assisted Living
90 Retreat Avenue,, Hartford, CT 06106
"My mother is a 90 year old resident at the Retreat. I can't say enough about what a wonderful warm and caring place this is. The staff are very attentive and the residents are all so friendly and..." 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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Apple Rehab Avon

Provides: Assisted Living
220 Scoville Road, Avon, CT 06001

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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

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Cheshire House

Provides: Assisted Living
3396 E Main Street, Waterbury, CT 06705

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Federation Homes

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

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Village Green Of Bristol

Provides: Assisted Living
23 Fair Street, Forestville, CT 06010

Shady Oaks Assisted Living

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

    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

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,882.00 Farmington
    $3,697.00 Rocky Hill
    $3,591.00 West Hartford
    $3,350.00 Meriden

    Assisted Living costs in Farmington start around $3,882 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.

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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 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.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Farmington, please visit our Assisted Living in Connecticut page.


    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.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Farmington

    • Review of Brookdale Farmington

      The apartments at Brookdale Farmington need to be updated. The residents would have to step in and step out of the tub situation in the bathroom, which for me, is a no-go for my father, but could b... Read more

      Kristy
    • Review of Farmington Station Senior Living

      I went to Farmington Station Senior Living. It was nice. They had an actual theater, which I like, to watch movies and stuff, which I thought was pretty cool. It was just the most expensive. The st... Read more

      Patricia
    • Review of Farmington Station Senior Living

      My mother is a resident of Farmington Station. She is in the assisted living area where she goes down for her meals and they give her medication. You can have other services added, whether it's sho... Read more

      Linda
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