11 Assisted Living Facilities near Rome, GA

6 Assisted Living Facilities in Rome, GA

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Brookdale Rome

Provides: Assisted Living
180 Woodrow Wilson Way, Rome, GA 30165
"Brookdale Rome is perfect. The staff is kind, willing, available, always smiling, and always positive. I have nothing negative to say about them. They have a calendar of events. They have church..." More

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Winthrop Court

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Highway 411 East, Rome, GA 30161
"Winthrop Court was very nice. The lobby was excellent, beautiful, and very inviting. Everything was very clean. The dining room was outstanding. The people were very nice. The guy who did the tour..." More

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Riverwood Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
511 West 10th St, Rome, GA 30165
"We chose Riverwood Senior Living because some of the services that my father needed or still needs were part of the base price whereas they were ala carte over at other places. It's also located..." More

Winthrop West Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
279 Technology Pkwy Nw, Rome, GA 30165
"Winthrop West was a nice facility, and we have no complaints there. My father in law was there first, but it was a forty minute drive to see him. The people were very caring, and the staff was very..." More

Renaissance Marquis

Provides: Assisted Living
3126 CEDARTOWN HIGHWAY SW, Rome, GA 30161
"My sister liked the Renaissance. The staff is taking good care of her. I have tried their food, and it’s delicious. They have good activities like bingo, and exercises. " More

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The Gardens of Rome

Provides: Assisted Living
1168 Chulio Road, Rome, GA 30161
"Oxton Place of Rome was very clean with very well cared for and happy residents and attentive caretakers. When you walk in, you get the feeling that it's a very calm and caring environment. The..." More

5 Assisted Living Facilities near Rome, GA

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Waldrop Residences

Provides: Assisted Living
89 Burnt Hickory Road, Cartersville, GA 30120
"Overall, the facility was very nice. The staff is very attentive and knowledgeable. The rooms are clean and orderly and the food is hot and fresh. The staff are always on top of any issues as soon..." More

Cedar Hill Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
402 East Ellawood Avenue, Cedartown, GA 30125
"Love the facility and the staff is fabulous! They go above and beyond for the residents and family members. I would highly recommend Cedar Hill to anyone looking for a home away from home for their..." More

Oakview Health and Rehabilitation

Provides: Assisted Living
55 Stockade Road, Summerville, GA 30747
"The Oak View facility is a combined facility with both a nursing home portion and an assisted living portion. Ironically they are two sides of a coin, with the assisted living portion being quite..." More

Big Springs Place Senior Living Commu...

Provides: Assisted Living
131 Melissa Lane, Cedartown, GA 30125

Red River Path Community

Provides: Assisted Living
148 Lewis Street, Summerville, GA 30747

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Rome

    Nestled against the foot of the scenic Appalachian Mountains to the north, Rome is the largest city in Floyd County. Home to nearly 37,000 people, over 14% of Rome's citizens are seniors aged 65 and over. No less than seven assisted living facilities operate within the city limits of Rome, while several other communities dot the hill country surrounding the town.

    Seniors who opt to live in one of Rome's assisted living communities get room and board, help with daily activities such as dressing and laundry and often complimentary transportation to and from their doctors' offices. In Rome, these facilities, like all residential senior care communities in Georgia, are licensed and regulated through the Department of Community Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Rome

    • The climate in Rome is variable and highly seasonal. Summers average daily high temperatures of 90 degrees in Rome, while overnight lows dip to 31 during the mild winters. Rome gets around 54 inches of rain in a typical year, mostly in summer, while a dusting of snow falls every couple of years here.
    • The cost of living in Rome is low by national standards, with most combined personal expenses running to just 87% of the national average. Despite the lower than average cost of living, seniors in Rome do pay up to 12% more for healthcare in this part of Georgia.
    • Crime rates in Rome are high in comparison with national rates. Across all crime categories, Rome posts numbers roughly 15% higher than the national average. This rate has been in decline since 2010, and seniors in Rome live with a violent crime rate that's already down to the average for the rest of the country.
    • The Rome Transit Department operates the Main Line and Tripper Transit services, which provide public transportation for many of Rome's seniors. Aging citizens ride scheduled routes on the Main Line at a discount with valid transit ID cards.
    • The Rome area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Floyd Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Rome has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Area Agency On Aging Of Northwest Georgia, an organization that offers Rome seniors legal, health and educational support, care referrals and caregiver resources, as well as more than four senior centers.

    Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Rome

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,350.00 Acworth
    $2,947.00 Dallas
    $2,498.00 Cartersville
    $2,490.00 Rome
    $2,400.00 Fort Payne

    Assisted Living costs in Rome start around $2,490 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 Rome 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 Rome

    Seniors in Rome who have difficulty meeting the financial demands of assisted living may meet the income guidelines for the state's enhanced Social Security low-income stipend (SSI).

    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 Rome

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Rome

    Rome-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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    Assisted Living near Rome, GA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Rome

    • Review of Brookdale Rome

      Brookdale Rome is perfect. The staff is kind, willing, available, always smiling, and always positive. I have nothing negative to say about them. They have a calendar of events. They have church se... Read more

      Mistee
    • Review of Winthrop Court

      Winthrop Court was very nice. The lobby was excellent, beautiful, and very inviting. Everything was very clean. The dining room was outstanding. The people were very nice. The guy who did the tour ... Read more

      Reviewer060219
    • Review of Riverwood Senior Living

      We chose Riverwood Senior Living because some of the services that my father needed or still needs were part of the base price whereas they were ala carte over at other places. It's also located tw... Read more

      Marie
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