54 Assisted Living Facilities near Washington, DC

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Washington, DC

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Ingleside at Rock Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
3050 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
"Rooms are very small(500 sq. ft.) though uinits with lots of windows, have beautiful views and lots of light! They were wonderful when my family member came, but since Covid and the aftermath,..." More

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Grand Oaks Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5901 MacArthur Boulevard, NW, Washington, DC 20016
"I was very impressed with Grand Oaks. I liked it best of all in the Washington DC area. The community life seemed very nice. I liked everything about it including the location. The staff was..." More

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Chevy Chase House

Provides: Assisted Living
5420 Connecticut Avenue, Northwest, Washington,...
"I looked at Chevy Chase House. The tour was very good. We sat and spoke about all the details of the facility and what it offers. We talked about pricing. We went and looked at a couple units...." More

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Caring Star 2016

Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

Provides: Assisted Living
5111 Connecticut Avenue, Washington, DC 20008
"We went to Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue. It's good. They have very nice rooms. I looked at one-bedrooms. This staff is very friendly, welcoming, and cooperative. I met with the staff and the..." More

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The Residences at Thomas Circle

Provides: Assisted Living
1330 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
"The Residences at Thomas Circle was overall fair, but I don't think the clinical services were as comprehensive or coordinated. I think the living, social environment, and activities were fine. My..." More
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Forest Hills of DC

Provides: Assisted Living
4901 Connecticut Ave NW , Washington, DC 20082
"My experience with Forest Hills of DC was great. The lady that helped me was very personable. She gave me some good suggestions, she wasn't at all pushy about the place, and she was very..." More

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Abrams Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1320 Main Drive NW, Washington, DC 20012
"We offer 54 Private studios, located in Ward 4 designed to care for DC’s most vulnerable seniors. Services: 24-Hour Staffing Emergency Call System Personal Care Services Three Daily..." More

Lisner Louise Dickson Hurthome

Provides: Assisted Living
5425 Western Ave NW, Washington, MD 20015
"This facility is immaculate. I only have terrific things to say about it. It is split up into two separate spaces: one is a nursing home and the other is an assisted living space. The facility..." More

Arthur Capper Senior Apartments

Provides: Assisted Living
900 5th Street Southeast, Washington, DC 20003
"This large low-income senior living complex is part of a recent renovation, located near the new baseball stadium. The surrounding area has been revitalized completely, so many amenities are now..." More

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Maple Heights Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5100 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20011
"I loved Maple Heights Senior Living. I loved the layout of the unit. The people were friendly and that's where I wanted to go. The lady who get to tour me was great. The apartments were gorgeous...." More

CLOSED - The Georgetown Retirement Re...

Provides: Assisted Living
2512 Q Street N.W., Washington, DC 20007
"I chose The Georgetown Retirement Residence because it was cheaper than the other facilities I saw. I liked the atmosphere, protocol, food and location. My mom and stepdad had an apartment with two..." More

Fort Lincoln Senior Citizen's Village

Provides: Assisted Living
3001 Bladensburg Rd NE, Washington, DC 20018
"This housing is in towers in northeast DC, a complex that takes up one whole block. All the living spaces are senior apartments, subsidized by HUD, and residents must meet low-income level..." More

WAH Luck House

Provides: Assisted Living
800 6th St Nw, Washington, DC 20001
"This place, located in the heart of Chinatown, offers a rich cultural experience in design and experience. When you enter, it feels like a safe place. And despite its large size, it has an intimate..." More

Transitional Care Center Capitol City

Provides: Assisted Living
2425 25 Th Street Se, Washington, DC 20020
"My grandmother is in the Washington Nursing Facility and has been for 2 years. She is very happy there because there are many amazing staffers that make her day pleasant. She feels as if she is..." More

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Vitality Living Arlington

Provides: Assisted Living
3821 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22203
"My parents are doing very well at Vitality Living Arlington. They've adjusted beautifully there. The community is very active. They can do as much or as little as they want. They exercise every..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Sunrise of Alexandria

Provides: Assisted Living
3520 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22304
"I liked the staff at Sunrise of Alexandria, and the place seemed very nice. I like that the porch has rocking chairs on the property and I liked the options for the different rooms. Everyone was..." More

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Sunrise at Bluemont Park

Provides: Assisted Living
5920 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22205
"I liked Sunrise at Bluemont Park. It was impressive. It felt like an apartment building and was way better than I thought it was going to be. It was clean and everybody seemed happy. It was overall..." More

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Caring Star 2020

Sunrise of Arlington VA

Provides: Assisted Living
2000 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22207
"This is one of the first - if not the first - Sunrise ever built. Therefore, rooms are a bit smaller than newer homes. But this is also a part of the charm in that it is smaller. At 92 mom would..." More

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Henson Creek Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5055 Florist Place, Temple Hills, MD 20748
"I've been to Henson Creek Assisted Living to tour. It was a toss-up between this place and the one we ended up choosing, but this one was just more expensive. They had shared rooms and private..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
5555 Friendship Boulevard, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
"The whole family is extremely pleased with the care that our mother is receiving at Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights. They do a great job, and they keep me informed very regularly of her..." More

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The Jefferson

Provides: Assisted Living
900 North Taylor Street, Arlington, VA 22203
"The Jefferson was gorgeous. The staff was fantastic. We visited it a couple of times, so we had more interactions with the staff. The person who was giving us the tour was incredibly knowledgeable..." More

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Caring Star 2023

Rembrandt Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
6669 Gouthier Road, Falls Church, VA 22042
"My mom will be moving into Rembrandt Assisted Living. The facility was bright, clean, and very roomy. It felt like a home that my mother would be comfortable in. They are brand new, so they only..." More

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The View Alexandria

Provides: Assisted Living
5000 Fairbanks Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22311
"I was very impressed with The View Alexandria, but it's a little bit out of our price range. It's a very nice facility. I was there between breakfast and lunch, so I didn't see a lot of people..." More

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Sunrise of Old Town

Provides: Assisted Living
400 N Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
"Our Community carries on the historical tradition of Old Town Alexandria in it's architecture and design, which brings off a luxurious flair of appeal. At Sunrise of Old Town, our exceptional..." More

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Sunrise of Chevy Chase

Provides: Assisted Living
2201 Colston Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910
"Sunrise of Chevy Chase was excellent. I liked their sensitivity to an individual coming in and showing them around and the knowledge they have of the services. My friend is blind and they were able..." More

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Malta House

Provides: Assisted Living
4916-18 LaSalle Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782
"We were very interested in Malta House, we made a deposit, but they did not have any rooms available. It was a very nice facility, small, but very clean. The person who assisted me was outstanding,..." More

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Sunrise of Falls Church

Provides: Assisted Living
330 North Washington Street, Falls Church, VA 2...
"I really liked Sunrise of Falls Church because it was very clean and well lit and had a nice layout in the dining hall. The folks were very friendly and professional. I was impressed that they had..." More

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Paragon Assisted Living – Potomac Hou...

Provides: Assisted Living
1612 Brookside Rd, Mclean, VA 22101
"For the past 10+ years, I have been overseeing the care of my 89-year-old mother, who has multiple physical disabilities, and Potomac House is the third assisted living facility she has lived in...." More

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Sunrise of Bethesda

Provides: Assisted Living
4925 Battery Lane, Bethesda, MD 20814
"Sunrise of Bethesda is a beautiful facility. The people are very nice, and they're taking good care of my mother to the extent that they are able to. It's the management that's at fault. They tell..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy...

Provides: Assisted Living
8100 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
"My mother is in Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase. It’s absolutely the nicest retirement community I’ve ever seen. They cater to everyone’s needs. It is very nice. People are very..." More

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The Fountains at Washington House

Provides: Assisted Living
5100 Fillmore Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22311
"The Fountains at Washington House was beautiful and had everything you wanted, but it was unaffordable for me. I saw the studio and the one-bedroom, which were very nice. They had movies, book..." More

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Goodwin House Bailey's Crossroads

Provides: Assisted Living
3440 S Jefferson St, Falls Church, VA 22041
"Where a creative, metropolitan lifestyle inspires an ideal retirement! Live among friendly, active neighbors who delight in cultural interests, community involvement and a passion for living...." More

Chesterbrook Residences

Provides: Assisted Living
2030 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church, VA 22043
"My 86 year old mother was at Chesterbrook Residences for 9 month before she died peacefully in her sleep from heart problems. She loved Chesterbrook Residences, her apartment, the people there who..." More

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Culpepper Garden

Provides: Assisted Living
4435 North Pershing Drive, Arlington, VA 22203
"I have lived at Culpepper Garden Assisted Living for some time and like it very much. The apartments are sunny and comfortable and the staff are wonderful. I like having my own apartment and eating..." More

Mike-William Assisted Living Facility...

Provides: Assisted Living
7404 Ben Drive, Oxon Hill, MD 20745
"The one we visited and chose was Mike-William in Oxon Hill. There seemed to be individual type of caring for making sure that people got the kind of food they wanted to eat and that they were..." More

The Kensington Falls Church

Provides: Assisted Living
700 W Broad St, Falls Church, VA 22046
"The Kensington Falls Church is great, it's a top-notch facility. My mom moved there last September. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. It's a fairly new building, I think it's been open..." More

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Vinson Hall Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
6251 Old Dominion Drive, Mclean, VA 22101
"Located in McLean, VA, just across the river from Washington, DC, Vinson Hall Independent Living is home to commissioned military officers, select GS-14 and above federal employees from agencies..." More

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Brandywine Living at Alexandria

Provides: Assisted Living
5550 Cardinal Place, Alexandria, VA 22304
"I went to Brandywine Living Alexandria for my mother last month. It was without question the nicest place. They had lots of woods and very rich, thick carpets. They had a huge fish tank. They had a..." More

Goodwin House Alexandria

Provides: Assisted Living
4800 Fillmore Ave, Alexandria, VA 22311
"Goodwin House Alexandria is probably our number one or at the top our list of the ones we've seen. The whole environment, the activities, and the climate within the community is very attractive...." More

Independence Court of Hyattsville

Provides: Assisted Living
5821 Queens Chapel Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782
"I like Independence Court of Hyattsville, but they didn't show us a one-bedroom apartment. It was very clean. The people were very friendly. They had a nice dining room, but I wasn't aware of the..." More

Prince of Peace III

Provides: Assisted Living
7420 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD 20912
"The staff and owners are amazing. My aunt was a resident here and they treated her like family. When my family would come to visit, my aunt was happy, healthy, and content. They always have..." More

Arleigh Burke Pavilion - Assisted Liv...

Provides: Assisted Living
1739 Kirby Road, Mclean, VA 22101
"I moved to Arleigh Burke Pavilion. It is a top of the line place. They have exercise five days a week and a gym. They have a doctor in-house, although my daughter takes me to my doctor. The staff's..." More

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Annie B Rose House

Provides: Assisted Living
399 Pendleton Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
"The facility is very nice!! The employees there do a lot to ensure the safety and overall enjoyment of their residents while they are staying at this facility. If someone is a smoker then this may..." More

Corkran House Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5300 Corkran Lane, Temple Hills, MD 20748
"My father has been in Corkran for about three years now. It's has a nice, very professional environment that's well kept and organized. We like the location and the size, too. The staff is..." More

Crescent Cities Center

Provides: Assisted Living
4409 East-West Highway, Riverdale, MD 20737
"Crescent Cities Center was good. They have a doctor for any customer who has Kaiser Permanente. They even have an office in there to coordinate their care. It was good. They had very nice and..." More

Sligo Creek Center

Provides: Assisted Living
7525 Carroll Ave, Takoma Park, MD 20912
"My husband is staying in Sligo Creek Center. He has been there since June 18th. In terms of location, it takes me almost an hour to get to him there. He also said that he has a little problem with..." More

Lincolnia Adult Day Health Care

Provides: Assisted Living
4710 North Chambliss St, Alexandria, VA 22312
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Woodside Center

Provides: Assisted Living
9101 2nd Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910
"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

Canterbury House Assisted Living, Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
3904 Canterbury Way, Temple Hills, MD 20748

Jesus Is Tender Loving Care Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
4905 Iverson Place, Temple Hills, MD 20748

Senior Quality Home Care I

Provides: Assisted Living
4208 Leisure Drive, Temple Hills, MD 20748

Springtime Home I

Provides: Assisted Living
3708 Warner Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20784

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Elyric's Amazing Care One

Provides: Assisted Living
1501 Delmont Lane, Takoma Park, MD 20912
"The Elyric’s Amazing Care is privately owned and has been serving residents from Prince George County to Washington Metropolitan Area for over 10 yrs. We are able to provide quality service..." More

Waverly House Apartments

Provides: Assisted Living
4521 East West Hwy, Bethesda, MD 20814
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    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Washington

    For retirees who love history, arts and culture and other areas of interest such as architecture, entertainment and politics, the iconic city of Washington, D.C., takes seniors in the center of all the action. The U.S. Capital is home to 12 assisted living residences alongside world-renowned national landmarks, and there 36 other facilities in nearby areas of Maryland and Virginia.

    Assisted living residences in Washington, D.C. are governed by the District of Columbia Department of Health, Health Regulation & Licensing Administration, Intermediate Care Facilities Division.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Washington

    Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Washington

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in District of Columbia

    $6,381.00 Washington
    $6,095.00 Chevy Chase
    $5,315.00 Arlington
    $5,068.00 Alexandria
    $4,323.00 Silver Spring
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,950.00 Hyattsville

    Assisted Living costs in Washington start around $6,381 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 Washington 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 Washington

    Through the Elderly and Persons with Physical Disabilities (EPD) Waiver program of the District of Columbia Department of Aging and Community Living, financial coverage on assisted living costs are offered to Medicaid-eligible seniors in Washington, D.C.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Washington

    Washington 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 Washington, please visit our Assisted Living in District Of Columbia page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Washington

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

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Washington

    • Review of Maple Heights Senior Living

      I loved Maple Heights Senior Living. I loved the layout of the unit. The people were friendly and that's where I wanted to go. The lady who get to tour me was great. The apartments were gorgeous. T... Read more

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    • Review of Chevy Chase House

      Chevy Chase House was very clean and in a great neighborhood. The staff was spectacular. The apartments were spacious for the most part but were missing some amenities in the bathroom, such as a se... Read more

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    • Review of Ingleside at Rock Creek

      Rooms are very small(500 sq. ft.) though uinits with lots of windows, have beautiful views and lots of light! They were wonderful when my family member came, but since Covid and the aftermath, the... Read more

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