15 Assisted Living Facilities near Covington, GA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Covington, GA

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Oaks at Ashton Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
10050 Eagle Drive, Covington, GA 30014
"Oaks at Ashton Hills is a brand new Oaks Senior Living assisted living and memory care community in Covington, Georgia. Our services focus on providing our residents amenities that assist in..." More

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Palm Shade Villa II

Provides: Assisted Living
12166 Hwy 212, Covington, GA 30014
"Palm Shade Villa II, a beautiful assisted living home on equally beautiful grounds is offering the highest quality of care to the residents residing there. We are design to give the residents an..." More

Benton House of Covington

Provides: Assisted Living
7155 Dearing Road, Covington, GA 30014
"Benton House of Covington is beautiful. My father seriously considered it, but it was too far away from his doctors. The facility was really nice. Everything was perfect, clean, and all the lights..." More

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Palm Shade Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
175 Crowell Road N, Covington, GA 30014
"I recommend Palm Shade Villa to any family that is looking for a safe, and caring environment for their loved ones. The staff there are patient and knowledgeable in the care of individuals with..." More

Emory Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
2107 Emory Street, Covington, GA 30014

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Royal Cottage Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
65 Stoney Point Terrace, Covington, GA 30014
"THE ROYAL COTTAGE PERSONAL CARE HOME is a single family home setting providing personalized care services for senior citizens, adults who require a higher level of personal attention. Our facility..." More

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Upper River PCH

Provides: Assisted Living
130 Upper River Road, Covington, GA 30016
"Upper River Personal Care Home is dedicated to quality and family style living. we offer home away from home-like atmosphere with the utmost in security and personal care. We focus n providing a..." More

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The Retreat at Conyers

Provides: Assisted Living
1504 Renaissance Dr., Conyers, GA 30012
"I liked the way it looked, and the people there recommended it. I liked that they had exercises and activities to keep them busy. They have different levels of care, and it sounded like they have..." More

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Merryvale Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
11980 Highway 142 N, Oxford, GA 30054
"My mom has been at Merryvale Assisted Living for about a month and a half. It's awesome and the staff knows every patient's and visitor's name. It's a very good, beautiful, clean community with..." More

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Safe Haven

Provides: Assisted Living
4643 Gauntt Road, Oxford, GA 30054
"Very nice and warm country environment. Food is personally prepared to meet each residents need. I would highly recommend this personal care home! " More

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Morningside of Conyers

Provides: Assisted Living
1352 Wellbrook Circle, Conyers, GA 30012
"The place is real nice, it’s clean, and all the people have been exceptionally nice to my parents. The director has gone out of his way to help us also. My parents said the food is good. The dining..." More

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Manchester Court

Provides: Assisted Living
1358 Manchester Dr. NE, Conyers, GA 30012
"The staffing are very friendly, place is clean and plenty of activities to keep residents active. I enjoy the updates I'm giving about my dear love one and the care giving. Each time I've visit..." More

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The Magnolias

Provides: Assisted Living
964 S. Main Street NE, Conyers, GA 30012
"My grandparents were residents there back in 2007 to 2008. My grandfather was only there a short time before his passing but my grandmother was there until her death in July 2008. The staff and the..." More

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Oxton Village of Social Circle

Provides: Assisted Living
621 N Cherokee Rd, Social Circle, GA 30025
"My husband went with me to Oxton Village. It looked to be fine, but they were repainting all of it at the time. Part of it was already done, but the part for dementia and Alzheimer’s was not..." More

Highland Circle Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1028 Highland Circle, Conyers, GA 30012

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Covington

    The seat of Newton County, Covington, Ga., is located 35 miles east of Atlanta and is often called the “Hollywood of the South” due to appearances on television. It features eight assisted living facilities that are licensed by the Healthcare Facility Regulation (HFR), a branch of the Georgia Department of Health. There are a further 35 assisted living facilities nearby. These facilities provide seniors assistance with activities of daily living, including bathing and toileting.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Covington

    • The city of Covington features a cost of living that is less than the national cost-of-living index. The national index is 100; Covington has a score of 91. This score is also less than the state cost-of-living index, which is 93.

    • The city of Covington is home to world-class medical facilities, including Piedmont Newton Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    •  While many seniors enjoy Covington’s overall pleasant and sunny climate, some may find its hot and humid summers to be difficult. The average July high in Covington is 90 degrees. On the other hand, the city does experience mild winters; the average January low temperature is 31 degrees.

    •  The Newton County Senior Services, located in Covington, features programs and events for seniors that include fitness classes, sewing classes, computer classes, arts and crafts workshops and more.
    •  Currently, Covington does not have direct access to public transportation. For air travel, the city is served by the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, which is located 32 miles away.

    • Seniors contemplating a move to Covington should note the city does have an average crime rate that exceeds both the state and national averages. The national average crime rate (per 100,000 people) is 2,837 and in the state is 3,402. The crime rate in Covington (per 100,000 people) is 6,436.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Covington

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $4,000.00 US
    $2,942.00 Conyers
    $2,599.00 Monroe
    $2,483.00 Loganville
    $2,450.00 Oxford
    $2,116.00 Snellville
    $2,100.00 Lithonia
    $2,052.00 Covington

    Assisted Living costs in Covington start around $2,052 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 Covington 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 Covington

    Eligible seniors in Covington have access to financial assistance in order to help pay for assisted living care. The Community Care Services Program (CCSP) and Service Options Using Resources in a Community Environment (Source) are the two Medicaid waiver programs offered in Georgia. Moreover, Georgia also features an Independent Care Waiver Program (ICWP) that offers financial assistance to eligible seniors that may include care within an institutionalized setting like an assisted living facility.

    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 Covington

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Covington

    Covington-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 Covington

    • Review of Benton House of Covington

      Benton House of Covington was immaculate, clean, and smelled good. However, it's overly expensive. They don't have independent living. The staff was nice, and they have activities. Read more

    • Review of Benton House of Covington

      My dad is at Benton House at Covington. It's very good, they have nice people, and it’s working out very well. It’s not too far for him to go to the dining room to eat, he has a patio that looks on... Read more

    • Review of Palm Shade Villa

      I recommend Palm Shade Villa to any family that is looking for a safe, and caring environment for their loved ones. The staff there are patient and knowledgeable in the care of individuals with alz... Read more

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