25 Assisted Living Facilities near Wilton, CT

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Wilton, CT


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

Caring Star 2015

Brookdale Wilton

Provides: Assisted Living
96 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897
"My visit to Brookdale Wilton was a positive experience. The place was well-maintained, clean, and nicely laid-out. The location is good, because it's close to some restaurants and shopping areas...." More


Sunrise of Wilton

Provides: Assisted Living
211 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT 06897
"Opening Late 2019 Located in western Connecticut’s beautiful Norwalk River Valley, just 55 miles from New York City, Sunrise of Wilton provides the very best in personalized care and..." More

22 Assisted Living Facilities near Wilton, 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


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


Atria Stamford

Provides: Assisted Living
77 Third Street , Stamford, CT 06905
"My visit to Atria Stamford was excellent. They were very thorough in showing us around, then we had an excellent lunch. They spent a lot of time giving us all the facts and all the details. We saw..." 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

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


Sunrise of Stamford

Provides: Assisted Living
251 Turn of River Road, Stamford, CT 06905
"Sunrise of Stamford is nicer and newer than the previous community I visited. Since it's right off Merritt Parkway it's in a great location. The staff was great, the person who gave me the tour was..." More

Caring Star 2014

Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull

Provides: Assisted Living
2750 Reservoir Ave, Trumbull, CT 06611
"Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull's rooms are all great. They have physical therapy rooms, many activities, and the staff is fabulous. My mother-in-law is a resident here." More


Maplewood at Darien

Provides: Assisted Living
599 Boston Post Road, Darien, CT 06820
"very modernized, clean and beautiful. I am looking for my mother and i had the opportunity to look at this amazing facility. this community is at the top of my list. the staff was friendly and..." More

Caring Star 2015

Maplewood at Strawberry Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
73 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06855
"Maplewood at Strawberry Hill is the best of all. It's small, nice, and feels comfortable. It doesn't feel like being in a facility, because it's almost like an extended home. It's more cozy, and..." More


Brighton Gardens of Stamford

Provides: Assisted Living
59 Roxbury Road, Stamford, CT 06902
"I moved my husband to Brighton Gardens last month. They had a beautiful wood garden outside. They have a very affordable private room with private bathroom. John's room is on the first floor. It is..." More


Maplewood at Southport

Provides: Assisted Living
917 Mill Hill Terrace, Southport, CT 06890
"I was sincerely welcomed for a tour of the brand new facility. Very knowledgable representatives. I'm proactive in planning for the future (75 years old) and I'm not ready yet for a senior center..." More


Brightview on New Canaan

Provides: Assisted Living
162 New Canaan Ave., Norwalk, CT 06850
"The design-build community features residential apartments and personalized assistance and care services for seniors who need help with the activities of daily living. Known for offering a..." 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


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


Sunrise of Fairfield

Provides: Assisted Living
1571 Stratfield Rd., Fairfield, CT 06825
"Opening Late 2019 Nestled in a residential neighborhood of charming Fairfield County, Connecticut, Sunrise of Fairfield provides the very best in personalized care and services—including..." More


Sturges Ridge of Fairfield

Provides: Assisted Living
448 Mill Plain Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
"Benchmark Senior Living at Sturges Ridge of Fairfield in Fairfield, CT is an assisted living community choice for older adults who value their independence but need assistance with daily life..." More


The Bristal at Armonk

Provides: Assisted Living
90 Business Park Drive, Armonk, NY 10504
"My mom has been at the Bristol in Armonk, Ny shortly after they opened. The current Wellness nursing starting with the head nurse Jody Bellantoni and then including Carol and Anthea are loving..." More


Atria Darien

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Ledge Road, Darien, CT 06820
"Everything was top notch at Atria. The only issue was understanding the level of care that’s needed, and how much that really cost. That was a not as transparent as the other communities. This was..." More


The Watermark At 3030 Park

Provides: Assisted Living
3030 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604
"Everything I saw at The Watermark At 3030 Park was a five. The place is nice and new. It has been refurbished and it is completely renovated. It is very nice. I was showed a couple of rooms, and..." More

The Parsonage Cottage

Provides: Assisted Living
88 Parsonage Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830
"Parsonage Cottage is a wonderful place for your loved one to live happily in a great setting. My father, Vincent Meli was a resident here. He enjoyed all of the amenities as well as the staff who..." More



Provides: Assisted Living
122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, CT 06902
"Edgehill is the perfect blend of countryside beauty and rich cultural life. Our lush, park-like campus is located in the heart of Lower Fairfield Country, where you will enjoy elegant and Community..." More

Palouse Country Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
503 South Hilltop Lane, Fairfield, CT 99012

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Wilton

    Nestled in the Norwalk River Valley of western Connecticut, Wilton is a town of more than 18,000 with a rich history dating back to 1640. Of its residents, 15.4 percent are aged 65 years and older. Members of this demographic who require assistance with daily tasks may find the care they need at an assisted living facility, two of which are located in Wilton, with 48 more in surrounding areas.

    In Wilton, and all of Connecticut, assisted living is split into two categories: assisted living services agencies and residential care homes (RCHs), both of which are licensed to operate by the Department of Public Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Wilton

    • For seniors concerned with safety, Wilton is a great option as crime rates are very low. On a scale of 100, with 100 meaning high crime, the town scores 6.4 for violent crime and 12.9 for property crime, which are much lower than the U.S. national averages of 22.7 and 35.4 in the same categories.
    • At 200.4, the cost of living in Wilton far exceeds both the U.S. national average of 100 and the Connecticut average of 118.4, which may be a concern for seniors on a tight budget. The largest factor is the cost of housing, which is nearly four times higher than the U.S. average.
    • For the region, Wilton has a pleasant year-round climate, receiving an overall comfort index score of 51 out of 100. Winter temperatures are usually above 20 degrees and summers are warm, with temperatures in the mid-80s, so seniors can enjoy the town's many outdoor recreational opportunities.
    • Wilton has a number of transportation services dedicated to helping seniors get around. The Wilton Parks and Recreation Department runs a local Dial-A-Ride service, and the volunteer-run program FISH provides door-to-door transportation services to medical appointments. Regionally, the same services are available through Norwalk Transit District's Town-to-Town program and ITNCoastalCT.
    • While it receives an overall passing grade, the American Lung Association, gives Fairfield County an F rating in terms of ozone pollution, something seniors with existing respiratory conditions may want to consider.
    • The Wilton area is home to world-class medical facilities, including St. Vincent's Medical Center and Norwalk Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness

    Paying for Assisted Living in Wilton

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Connecticut

    $7,900.00 Darien
    $6,810.00 Wilton
    $6,552.00 Fairfield
    $6,247.00 Norwalk
    $6,117.00 Ridgefield
    $5,950.00 Bridgeport
    $4,997.00 Stamford
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in Wilton start around $6,810 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 Wilton 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 Wilton

    To help seniors afford assisted living services, Connecticut offers state-funded programs in addition to Medicaid waiver programs. For those living at assisted living services agencies, the Connecticut Home Care Program for Elders            (CHCPE) can either cover the cost of care services or the full cost of a facility stay, depending on a senior's income. For seniors in RCHs, the Department of Social Services offers an optional state supplement (OSS) to cover the costs of 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 Wilton

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Wilton

    Wilton-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 Wilton, CT

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Wilton

    • Review of The Greens at Cannondale

      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 a... Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Wilton

      My visit to Brookdale Wilton was a positive experience. The place was well-maintained, clean, and nicely laid-out. The location is good, because it's close to some restaurants and shopping areas. T... Read more

    • Review of The Greens at Cannondale

      The Greens at Cannondale was beautiful and clean. I absolutely loved it. If it wasn’t so expensive, I'd move in there tomorrow. The staff member was very knowledgeable, very nice, very receptive, a... Read more

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