6 Assisted Living Facilities near Greensboro, GA
There are 6 Assisted Living Facilities in the Greensboro area, with 4 in Greensboro and 2 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Greensboro is $3,575 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,395. Cheaper nearby regions include Buckhead with an average starting cost of $1,800.
To help you with your search, browse the 16 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Greensboro. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Greensboro 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Covington with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 5 families in Greensboro find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about assisted living options and costs in Greensboro, call (855) 863-8283.
4 Assisted Living Facilities in Greensboro, GA
2 Assisted Living Facilities near Greensboro, GA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Greensboro
A small city of just over 3,000 residents, Greensboro is located in Greene County, Ga. Listed on the National Register of Historical Places are five distinct historical districts that seniors may enjoy visiting when not relaxing or fishing on Lake Oconee. The seven assisted living facilities in and around Greensboro, Georgia, are regulated by the Georgia Department of Community Health and provide help with daily tasks, such as dressing, bathing and eating, as well as offer specialized care for residents with developmental disabilities, dementia and other chronic mental and physical health conditions.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Greensboro
- The City of Greensboro and Greene County provide a number of services for residents age 60 and older, including meals, transportation and legal services. There is also a senior center in Greensboro.
- It's easy to get around Greensboro. In addition to the city being located right off of I-20, Greene County Transit provides regular, on-demand public bus service to county residents. Greene County also provides curb-to-curb service for medical appointments to senior center members with advance reservations.
- The Greensboro area is home to world-class medical facilities, including St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Located in central Georgia midway between Atlanta and Augusta, Greensboro is known for its warm, summers and mild winters. The average high temperature in January is 44 degrees Fahrenheit and 79 degrees in July.
- The Greensboro area offers a number of recreational opportunities, events and museums. Chief among these are fishing, boating and swimming at Lake Oconee, exploring the Old Goal and browsing the exhibits at the Memory Lane Classic Car Museum. The majority of Greensboro attractions and events offer senior discounts.
- Crime, particularly theft and property crime, is an increasing problem in Greensboro, as it is in many other parts of Georgia. The crime rate in Greensboro is 36 percent higher than the national average and the city is safer than just eight percent of American cities.
Paying for Assisted Living in Greensboro
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Greensboro start around $3,575 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 Greensboro 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 Greensboro
State programs that provide help with the cost of care are Service Options Using Resources in a Community Environment (SOURCE) and the Community Care Services Program (CCSP). These two programs are open to eligible seniors, but spaces may be limited.
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 Greensboro
Greensboro 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 Greensboro, please visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Greensboro
Greensboro-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Greensboro
Review of Savannah Court of Lake Oconee
My in-laws have moved into Savannah Court of Lake Oconee. So far, they've been great. I have no complaints. It's clean. The staff is friendly, proficient, and efficient, follow up, and have been ex... Read more
Review of The Glen at Lake Oconee Village
We loved The Glen at Lake Oconee Village and the people are unbelievable. It is a lovely, brand new, and extraordinarily well-maintained facility, but the most impressive thing about it is the qual... Read more
Review of Savannah Court of Lake Oconee
I visited Savannah Court of Lake Oconee. If my sister could just be managed better, I would do anything to bring her to this place. It was wonderful. The staff went above and beyond. They contacted... Read more