53 Assisted Living Facilities near Lawrenceville, GA
There are 53 Assisted Living Facilities in the Lawrenceville area, with 23 in Lawrenceville and 30 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Lawrenceville is $3,135 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Snellville with an average starting cost of $2,116.
To help you with your search, browse the 223 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Lawrenceville. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Lawrenceville 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Dacula with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 6 families in Lawrenceville find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about assisted living options and costs in Lawrenceville, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Lawrenceville, GA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Lawrenceville
Lawrenceville, Georgia, is a suburb of Atlanta and is known for its role as the headquarters of the Presbyterian Church in America. Access to big city amenities and the peaceful feel of the suburbs make it a desirable location for seniors to retire. The suburb has just under 30,000 residents, 13.5% of whom are aged 65 and older. Many of these seniors may need accommodations in an assisted living home.
To care for these seniors, Lawrenceville is home to 24 assisted living facilities, with a further 28 nearby. The Georgia Department of Community Health licenses and regulates these facilities.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Lawrenceville
Cost of living in Lawrenceville is right in line with the average for the rest of the country, at 103 to the baseline of 100. Housing costs, which may affect the price of assisted living accommodations, come in at 109 compared to 100. Grocery costs and healthcare, both of which are important to those in assisted living, are slightly lower at 93 and 91, respectively.
- Lawrenceville, as part of the greater Atlanta area, has some of the worst air quality in the nation and ranks among the top 10 most polluted cities in three different air quality categories measured by the American Lung Association. This may be an important consideration for seniors with respiratory illnesses.
Violent crime rates in Lawrenceville are lower than the national average, at 17.2 compared to the national average of 22.7. Property crimes, however, are higher, at 45.3 compared to 35.4. Seniors are encouraged to use caution and common sense with regard themselves and their belongings.
- Georgia does not levy income tax on Social Security or retirement benefits, which may be helpful for seniors budgeting for assisted living. There is also a state income tax deduction of $65,000 per person.
- The Lawrenceville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Gwinett Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Lawrenceville, as part of the Atlanta Metro area, 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.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Lawrenceville
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Lawrenceville start around $3,135 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 Lawrenceville 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 Lawrenceville
The state of Georgia offers an assisted living waiver to help offset the costs of assisted living. It's called the Community Care Services Program and is income-based for individuals and married couples.
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 Lawrenceville
Lawrenceville 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 Lawrenceville, please visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Lawrenceville
Lawrenceville-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.
Other Options in Lawrenceville, GA
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Lawrenceville
Review of Delmar Gardens of Gwinnett
As a RN, deeply entrenched in the community, I personally chose Delmar Gardens of Gwinnett for my father. I knew the company policy was love, care and understanding, which is exactly what I wanted ... Read more
Review of Tender Personal Care Home II
My Mom has been in this home for a year now. Being it is a small facility she receives individualized attention. The staff is friendly and gives a lot of updates. We are grateful because Mom would ... Read more
Review of Sunrise at Webb Gin
I toured Sunrise at Webb Gin. We didn't get to see the memory care section, but we saw the main facility. They were very nice. My sister didn't like that it was so dark and there were a lot of add ... Read more