9 Assisted Living Facilities near Richmond Hill, GA

Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Richmond Hill, GA

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Magnolia Manor on the Coast

Provides: Assisted Living
141 Timber Trail Rd, Richmond Hill, GA 31324
"I like where Magnolia Manor on the Coast is located. I like the people that we met there too. The place seemed clean. They have a swimming pool and they take residents on trips. The person who..." More

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Station Exchange Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
3205 TSX Grand Central, Richmond Hill, GA 31324
"Station Exchange Senior Care is very nice. The whole staff is very friendly, they know you by name even though I've only been up there a few times. Everytime I call they recognize my voice and they..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Social at Savannah

Provides: Assisted Living
One Peachtree Drive, Savannah, GA 31419
"My grandmother lived as a resident of Savannah Commons for over 4 years. She began in the Independent Living section, and as time went on, moved to Assisted Living and then eventually Memory..." More

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Legacy at Savannah Quarters

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Shepherd Way, Pooler, GA 31322
"I will be moving into Legacy at Savannah Quarters this June. It is near my family. It's all one level and built around a really nice courtyard. It has a small pool, a fire pit, and even a bar in..." More

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Wisteria Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
1384 S Rogers St, Pooler, GA 31322
"I found Wisteria for my friend. There's nothing right around it, but about a block away there's woods and a school. She has a private room and goes down to the dining room for a meal. The staff is..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Savannah Square

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Savannah Square Drive, Savannah, GA 31406
"Savannah Square is very clean and well-maintained. They have an automatic door for people who need it and they have elevator service. People seem to enjoy their food there. They have exercise..." More

The Woods Apartments of Savannah

Provides: Assisted Living
7364 Hodgson Memorial Drive, Savannah, GA 31406
"The place is spotless! The staff are friendly and caring. They are responsive to a residents needs. They plan special meals for Holidays. They invite speakers to talk about Medicare, Medicaid,..." More

Spanish Oaks Retreat

Provides: Assisted Living
8510 Whitfield Avenue, Savannah, GA 31406
"I visited Spanish Oaks. The rooms were fine. Everything was fine, clean, and in place. I liked it. I would recommend it to others if they had a person in the family with dementia. " More

John-Wesley Villas of Savannah

Provides: Assisted Living
231 W Montgomery Cross Rd, Savannah, GA 31406
"John-Wesley was a very nice place. However, it was for people more debilitated than my parents, and that was my issue. The apartments were very small." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Richmond Hill

    Located just south of Savannah along Interstate 95, Richmond Hill provides easy access to the Atlantic Ocean and the Ogeechee River for outdoor activities for seniors. Beautiful views, outlet shopping and plenty of locally-owned restaurants make the area ideal for those looking to retire. For those who need help with grooming, medication administration and other daily living tasks, 15 assisted living facilities are located in the area, including two in downtown Richmond Hill. These facilities are regulated by the Georgia Department of Community Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Richmond Hill

    • Richmond Hill has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital in Savannah.
    • Richmond Hill has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Senior Citizens Inc., an organization that provides daily meals for seniors and plans group outings, as well as one senior center.
    • The Department of Human Services in Richmond Hill provides transportation to seniors in the area through volunteers. These rides are available for free or discount fares and include transportation to doctors’ offices, grocery stores, pharmacies and for other errands. The program is available seven days a week.
    • Seniors in Richmond Hill have a one in 50 chance of becoming a victim of any crime, which may pose a concern for those who enjoy running errands alone. This is higher than the crime rate in 49 percent of Georgia’s cities and towns of all sizes.
    • The cost of living in Richmond Hill is 110.5, which is higher than the national and state average of 100. Seniors may have a harder time holding on to any extra income when living within the city.
    • For seniors who can’t tolerate the extreme cold, the climate in Richmond Hill offers hot and humid summers with highs around 92 and short cold winters with lows around 38. The city rarely has any snow.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Richmond Hill

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,900.00 Hilton Head
    $3,838.00 Hilton Head Island
    $3,729.00 Richmond Hill
    $3,360.00 Savannah
    $3,213.00 Pooler
    $3,200.00 Bluffton

    Assisted Living costs in Richmond Hill start around $3,729 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 Richmond Hill 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 Richmond Hill

    Paying for an assisted living facility in Richmond Hill and the state of Georgia is possible through two state Medicaid waivers. The Community Care Services Program is for seniors over the age of 60 who are eligible for Medicaid and need standard nursing care for daily tasks. The Georgia SOURCE waiver is for those 65 and older who require constant nursing-home level care. Neither program pays for private rooms, but family supplementation is permitted.

    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 Richmond Hill

    Richmond Hill 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 Richmond Hill, please visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Richmond Hill

    Richmond Hill-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 Richmond Hill

    • Review of Station Exchange Senior Care

      Station Exchange Senior Care is very nice. The whole staff is very friendly, they know you by name even though I've only been up there a few times. Everytime I call they recognize my voice and they... Read more

    • Review of Station Exchange Senior Care

      I visited The Suites at station exchange. It's nice, very clean, well-kept, and the rooms had mementos of the people staying there. I had a nice experience. The staff was nice, very informative, we... Read more

    • Review of Magnolia Manor on the Coast

      My parent has been here for a long time. When we first came here it was great. The staff was friendly and the atmosphere was positive and happy. Over the last year, things have changed drastically... Read more

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