9 Assisted Living Facilities near Newark, DE

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Newark, DE

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Caring Star 2015

Paramount Senior Living at Newark

Provides: Assisted Living
200 East Village Rd., Newark, DE 19713
"Mom moved into the memory care unit of Brookdale White Chapel. The dining area is very nice. She likes the food, and they feed her well. They have arts and crafts and take them out for rides,..." More

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Millcroft

Provides: Assisted Living
255 Possum Park Road, Newark, DE 19711
"We saw Millcroft. Out of all the ones that we visited, my parents did like this place the best. There was enough room, and they have laundry where they need it. The location is good. It was clean,..." More

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Caring Star 2017

Somerford House & Place of Newark

Provides: Assisted Living
4175 Ogletown Road, Newark, DE 19713
"Somerford House and Place of Newark was very nice and very well organized. We liked the setup and the small areas where different people could go. There was one area with a lot of military things,..." More

6 Assisted Living Facilities near Newark, DE

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Brookdale Hockessin

Provides: Assisted Living
6677 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707
"I visited the community the other day since I am looking for a community for my Grandmom. It was a small community with a family like feel. I toured with the sales manager, Lisa. She was very..." More

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Abbey Manor Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2 Colonial Manor Court, Elkton, MD 21921
"My father is in Abbey Manor. It was close to us and homey. They have activities, like listening to music. He's thriving and doing well there. It's really nice. The staff communicates with us very..." More

Cokesbury Village

Provides: Assisted Living
726 Loveville Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
"My parents were 92 yrs old when they moved to Cokesbury from out of state, a most difficult time of life to transition. They experienced independent living, assisted living and skilled care. I..." More

The Summit

Provides: Assisted Living
5850 Limestone Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
"The Summit is new, brighter than other places, and a little more suitable for living. Everything looked OK there. It was favorable and cheery looking. Someone identified themselves and asked if..." More

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Well Homed

Provides: Assisted Living
1800 Singerly Road, Elkton, MD 21921
"It was recommended by a friend of mine who I've known for a long time. We chose it because of the caring people who worked there and the fact that it was very nice and clean, and she's very..." More

Fair Hill Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
20 Montrose Lane, Elkton, MD 21921

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Newark

    Home to the University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware has many locales for seniors to enjoy, including over 650 acres of trails and parks. Seniors, who make up over 11 percent of residents here, will find four assisted living facilities in Newark and 21 near the city including Hockessin and Wilmington and in neighboring towns in Maryland and nearby boroughs in Pennsylvania.

    Assisted living facilities (ALFs) in Newark, Delaware are licensed and regulated by the Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection under the state’s Department of Health and Social Services. Newark ALFs provide residential arrangements and personalized assistance for the elderly who do not require skilled nursing care and supervision. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Newark


    Paying for Assisted Living in Newark

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Delaware

    $4,943.00 West Chester
    $4,883.00 Newark
    $4,745.00 Hockessin
    $4,584.00 Wilmington
    $4,192.00 Elkton
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,250.00 Kennett Square

    Assisted Living costs in Newark start around $4,883 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 Newark 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 Newark

    The Diamond State Health Plan Plus (DSHP-Plus) program by the Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance (DMMA) of Delaware covers the cost of AL services for eligible seniors in Newark through a 1115 waiver.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Newark

    Newark 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 Newark, please visit our Assisted Living in Delaware page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Newark

    Newark-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Delaware are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Delaware page for more information about these laws.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Newark

    • Review of Paramount Senior Living at Newark

      Mom moved into the memory care unit of Brookdale White Chapel. The dining area is very nice. She likes the food, and they feed her well. They have arts and crafts and take them out for rides, donut... Read more

      Frida
    • Review of Millcroft

      Millcroft took very good care of my friend. We were very disappointed with the food. We told them my friend didn't like any kind of seafood, and yet she would continually be given tuna fish sandwic... Read more

      Sandy
    • Review of Somerford House & Place of Newark

      We visited Somerford House & Place of Newark, which was an OK senior community. The staff was very nice and the residents looked busy. We saw some of the rooms and they were adequate. The commu... Read more

      Frances
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