24 Assisted Living Facilities near Augusta, GA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Augusta, GA

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Augusta Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
3725 Wheeler Rd, Augusta, GA 30909
"That staff here has been so helpful for the difficult transition of moving my grandmother. I live 4 hours away and I have been well informed and put at ease that my grandmother will be well cared..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Brookdale Augusta

Provides: Assisted Living
326 Boy Scout Road, Augusta, GA 30909
"My mother-in-law moved into Brookdale Augusta. The place is very clean and the people that work there go out of their way to speak to you. They're pretty friendly, the food is pretty good, and they..." More

At Ease Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2548 Central Avenue, Augusta, GA 30904
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Benton House of Augusta

Provides: Assisted Living
204 Frazier Ct, Augusta, GA 30909
"My mother is in Benton House of Augusta. Her room is a studio apartment. She doesn't have a separate bedroom, but there's a wall so there's good distinction between the living area and her bedroom...." More

Agape Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1840 Phinizy Rd, Augusta, GA 30906
"The experience at Sunrise was very gratifying. The staff went above and beyond to meet the needs of clients. My personal experience was that the level of care was excellent and much better than the..." More

Augusta Villas I and II

Provides: Assisted Living
2237 LEE STREET, Augusta, GA 30904
"my mother is 93 years old and we did not know what was going on with her, Very independent women, had been a nurse, just a busy lady. Golden living has taken such good care of her, made sure she..." More

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Kentwood Nursing Facility

Provides: Assisted Living
1227 WEST WHEELER PKWY, Augusta, GA 30909
"The entrance area of the facility was kept neat and free from trash. The patients seemed to be treated well, and were able to voice their opinion and get the appropriate help needed, from the..." More

Stevens Park Health & Rehabilitation

Provides: Assisted Living
820 Stevens Creek Road, Augusta, GA 30907
"I absolutely loved Stevens Park. The facilities were is fantastic shape and kept up very well. It seemed as if everywhere in the place was cleaned daily and thoroughly. I'm very impressed with..." More

First Love Personal Care Home #2

Provides: Assisted Living
2734 Milledgeville Road, Augusta, GA 30904

Lynndale Group Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
3294 Skinner Mill Road, Augusta, GA 30909

Longevity Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1520-22 12Th St, Augusta, GA 30901

Tapley's Personal Care Home 2

Provides: Assisted Living
339 Marshall Street, Augusta, GA 30907

Angel'S Care Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2620 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA 30906

Safe Haven Personal Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1245 Augusta Avenue, Augusta, GA 30901
"Safe Haven Personal Care located in Augusta, Georgia provides the following services: Assisted Living and Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility. Safe Haven Personal Care has a very good..." More

Golden Life Christian Centers

Provides: Assisted Living
2330 Ruby Drive, Augusta, GA 30906

Jones Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1618 Cider Lane, Augusta, GA 30906

Loving Life Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2104 Sanders Road, Augusta, GA 30906

Trinity Personal Care Home Of Georgia

Provides: Assisted Living
718 Weed Street, Augusta, GA 30904

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Caring Star 2017

Elmcroft of Martinez

Provides: Assisted Living
515 The Pass, Martinez, GA 30907
"My mother has moved into Elmcroft of Martinez. They're extremely nice, really pleasant, and easy to work with. I had to drop her things off, and they had some of their maintenance guys put it in..." More
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Caring Star 2014

Brookdale North Augusta

Provides: Assisted Living
105 North Hills Drive, North Augusta, SC 29841
"visited the place and it is very well kept and the staff is very friendly and the residents really love the place. Highly would consider placing my parents there. " More

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Hammond Place

Provides: Assisted Living
128 Walnut Lane, North Augusta, SC 29860
"I went to Hammond Place. They had different care levels, if I fell and broke something, I can still stay there. It was nice, but it didn't have a kitchen. Three meals a day are available, they had..." More

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Thrive at Augusta

Provides: Assisted Living
309 Furys Ferry Road, Martinez, GA 30907
"Beautiful community! Staff is amazing and the rooms are immaculate. Living here would be a dream!" More

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The Claiborne at West Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
557 Furys Ferry Rd, Martinez, GA 30907
"Where Class and Compassion Meet to Serve You Based in Martinez, Georgia, The Claiborne at West Lake is a family-owned and operated upscale senior living community where you or your loved one..." More

Tyler'S Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
224 Flowing Wells Road, Martinez, GA 30907

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Augusta

    Located in picturesque Augusta-Richmond County, the city of Augusta is Georgia’s second-largest and features a population of seniors aged 65 and older that constitute slightly more than 12 percent of the general population. Augusta’s assisted living facilities (ALFs) are regulated by Healthcare Facility Regulation (HFR), a division of the Georgia Department of Community Health. Augusta is home to 17 assisted living facilities with an additional 13 located in close proximity to the city. Augusta’s facilities offer seniors assistance with routine daily activities — as do all ALFs in Georgia.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Augusta

    • Augusta, Georgia is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city, or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.

    • The cost of living in Augusta, GA, is 13 percent lower than the national average and also 6 percent lower than the state’s national average. This lower cost of living is highly appealing for seniors, particularly those living on fixed incomes.

    • The Augusta area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Augusta University Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Augusta Public Transit features public bus transportation throughout the county. Seniors aged 65 and older ride for discounted fares. Augusta Public Transit also offers ADA Paratransit Services.

    • Augusta has services, community centers, events and special programs that were designed and created with seniors in mind, such as the Henry H. Brigham Senior Services Center

    • Augusta has a high rate of crime, with reports of an estimated 5,874 crimes per 100,000 people. This is nearly double the national average of 2,837 and well above the state’s average rate of 3,402. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Augusta

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $4,150.00 Martinez
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,895.00 North Augusta
    $3,830.00 Evans
    $3,295.00 Aiken
    $2,613.00 Augusta
    $1,850.00 Thomson

    Assisted Living costs in Augusta start around $2,613 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 Augusta 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 Augusta

    In Augusta, as in other areas of the state, eligible seniors can obtain assistance to pay for assisted living from Medicaid. Medicaid offers two types of waivers that include CCSP and Source. Georgia also features assisted living housing for low-income seniors and provides services for seniors who qualify.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Augusta

    Augusta 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 Augusta, please visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Augusta

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

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Augusta

    • Review of Augusta Gardens

      That staff here has been so helpful for the difficult transition of moving my grandmother. I live 4 hours away and I have been well informed and put at ease that my grandmother will be well cared f... Read more

      Chelsi Sapp
    • Review of Augusta Gardens

      Recently, we moved my aunt into memory care at the facility. From the moment she came into the facility, to the times that I get to visit, the atmosphere is extremely welcoming. The staff is friend... Read more

      JoeJohnson
    • Review of Brookdale Augusta

      This place is terrible. Brookdale does nothing. They have 3rd party companies to come in and bathe and put the residents to bed. You have to hire a nurse just so you know your loved one is being ta... Read more

      LadyMJ
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