22 Assisted Living Facilities near Wallingford, CT

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Wallingford, CT

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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

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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

20 Assisted Living Facilities near Wallingford, CT

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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

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

The Village at Mariner's Point

Provides: Assisted Living
111 South Shore Drive, East Haven, CT 06512
"The Village was immaculate, and the staff was excellent and very responsive, but the cost is prohibitive. It seemed that they had a combination of wellness and diversity in their activities, which..." 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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The Hearth at Gardenside

Provides: Assisted Living
173 Alps Road, Branford, CT 06405
"Hearth has made a HUGE change in Mom’s life! She loves it and finally has a social life again. Care is wonderful and we sincerely appreciate all you do! " 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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Coachman Square at Woodbridge

Provides: Assisted Living
21 Bradley Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
"My mother is in Coachman Square at Woodbridge now in Connecticut. She's been staying here for quite a while now. It really helped her a lot especially emotionally. They have a beautiful scenic..." More

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Atria Larson Place

Provides: Assisted Living
1450 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT 06517
"I visited Atria Larson. The rooms were very good; I saw a one bedroom apartment. The dining room was set up like a cruise ship. They have Bingo and other card games. " 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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Linden at Woodbridge

Provides: Assisted Living
330 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
"Brookdale Woodbridge was very nice, warm, friendly, and well-kept. I thought it would be a nice place to live. The staff was very nice. I was impressed with their memory care unit. They had a..." 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

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

Montowese Health & Rehab Center

Provides: Assisted Living
163 Quinnipiac Ave, North Haven, CT 06473
"My mom went to Montowese for rehab, and it was very clean. The rooms were spacious. The people were friendly and they had activities. The food looks good. She was there for a couple of weeks. " 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

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

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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

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Soundview Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Care Ln, West Haven, CT 06516
"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

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Wallingford

    Wallingford was founded in 1670 along the shore of the Quinnipiac River. Today it is home to almost 45,000 people and over 20 percent of the population is aged 65 and over. There are 21 assisted living facilities in Wallingford and nearby communities catering to the seniors in the area who need some help with daily activities but wish to remain mostly independent. Connecticut's Department of Public Health Facilities Licensing and Investigations Section licenses these facilities.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Wallingford

    • CT Transit runs public transportation in Wallingford and seniors aged 65 and over are eligible for discounted fares. North East Transportation also offers a paratransit service in Wallingford that seniors may be able to utilize.
    • The Wallingford area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Yale New Haven Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 
    • The State of the Air 2018 report gave New Haven County, including Wallingford, a failing grade for ozone pollution and a C grade for 24-hour particle pollution. The high pollution levels may have an impact on the health of seniors with respiratory conditions.
    • Wallingford is home to the Paul Mellon Arts Center, which hosts exhibitions, concerts and plays throughout the school year. Seniors interested in concerts may also enjoy seeing a show at Oakdale Theater.
    • Weather in Wallingford can be cold and wet. There are around 115 days of precipitation each year, with 50 inches of rain each year, 11 inches more than the national average. In January the average low temperature is 17 degrees and the town gets around 31 inches of snow each year, five inches more than the U.S. average, which may keep seniors inside more in the winter.
    • The overall crime rate in Wallingford is 14 crimes per 1,000 residents, which is higher than 67 percent of Connecticut's other towns and cities. While this seems high for Connecticut, the crime rate is lower than average for communities of a similar size across America. Both violent and property crime rates are lower than the state rate, which may reassure safety-conscious seniors.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Wallingford

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Connecticut

    $4,172.00 Hamden
    $4,050.00 Middletown
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,840.00 Woodbridge
    $3,750.00 Meriden
    $3,450.00 Waterbury

    Assisted Living costs in Wallingford start around $0 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 Wallingford 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 Wallingford

    The Optional State Supplement (OSS) is available to eligible seniors in Wallingford who receive Social Security Income. Connecticut does offer further financial assistance through the Home Care Program for the Elderly, but it is currently only available to residents of specific assisted living facilities, none of which are in Wallingford.

    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 Wallingford

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Wallingford

    Wallingford-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 Wallingford, CT

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Wallingford

    • Review of Masonicare at Ashlar Village

      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 ... Read more

      Margaret119035250
    • Review of Masonicare at Ashlar Village

      Masonicare is a bigger facility with a great staff and a lot of activities going on all of the time. Mother is very happy in an apartment with a huge bath, bedroom, a living room, and a little kitc... Read more

      Caring daughterAJIKV
    • Review of Masonicare at Ashlar Village

      I visited Masonicare at Ashlar Village. I like it in general; it's very clean, modern, and new. The apartments were roomy and had lots of closet space with washers and dryers. They had lovely dinin... Read more

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