22 Assisted Living Facilities near Augusta, GA

17 Assisted Living Facilities in Augusta, GA

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Caring Star 2013

Brookdale Augusta

Provides: Assisted Living
326 Boy Scout Road, Augusta, GA 30909
"Brookdale Augusta was nice. It was very inviting and homey. The room was empty when I came in, so I really couldn't judge how much furniture you could have in there, but it seemed comfortable..." More

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

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 Gardens Retirement Res

Provides: Assisted Living
3725 WHEELER ROAD, Augusta, GA 30909
"I just recently ,last friday went to view this place for a friend of mine since i know more about the process. I highly recommended this place because of the staff, the activities but most..." 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

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

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

5 Assisted Living Facilities near Augusta, GA

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Caring Star 2017

Elmcroft of Martinez

Provides: Assisted Living
515 The Pass, Martinez, GA 30907
"Everything was fine at Elmcroft of Martinez. It was very nice. It was clean and it smelled good. The people were nice, and the rooms were spacious. They even have individual kitchens. Even though..." More

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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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Thrive at Augusta

Provides: Assisted Living
309 Furys Ferry Road, Martinez, GA 30907
"This brand new Community will be open the Summer of 2019! We’ve taken the blueprint for traditional senior living and put it right where it belongs—the trash can. It wasn’t hard. Traditional senior..." More

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Hammond Place

Provides: Assisted Living
128 Walnut Lane, North Augusta, SC 29860
"I didn't want to take my dad out of North Augusta, because his friends are there, his church is there, and his family is there. He picked Hammond Place. They seem to care about him. It's also in..." More

Tyler'S Personal Care Home

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

Assisted Living near Augusta, GA

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Augusta

  • Review of Benton House of Augusta

    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.... Read more

    Jackie
  • Review of Augusta Gardens Retirement Res

    Lots of new staff members and management that aren’t trained and don’t know what they’re doing. Not a lot of residents and the ones there don’t seem very happy. Would not put my loved one here Read more

    Augusta9
  • Review of Brookdale Augusta

    My mother was supposed to stay in Brookdale Augusta , but it didn't work out. When we first got there, everything looked well, and everybody was nice and friendly. My mother has problems with not s... Read more

    Beverly
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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

$4,050.00 Martinez
$4,000.00 US
$3,815.00 North Augusta
$3,516.00 Evans
$3,295.00 Aiken
$2,125.00 Augusta
$1,850.00 Thomson

Assisted Living costs in Augusta start around $2,125 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.

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.


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.