11 Assisted Living Facilities near Stockbridge, GA
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There are 11 Assisted Living Facilities in the Stockbridge area, with 6 in Stockbridge and 5 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Stockbridge is $3,275 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Jonesboro with an average starting cost of $1,950.
To help you with your search, browse the 101 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Stockbridge. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Stockbridge 4.2 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Hampton with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Stockbridge, GA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Stockbridge
Stockbridge is a city in Henry County, Georgia, just southeast of Atlanta along Interstate 75. It is home to the beautiful Panola Mountain State Park, which provides plenty of hiking and biking trails and birdwatching for seniors who enjoy being outdoors. For seniors looking who require assistance with daily living tasks or those who need helps with medication administration, there are five assisted living facilities within the city limits and 24 in nearby locations like Decatur and Jonesboro. All are regulated by the Georgia Department of Community Health.
Two types of assisted living facilities exist in Stockbridge and the state of Georgia. These include assisted living communities, which house 25 or more individuals who require assisted living care, and personal care homes, which have at least two or more adults that require individual nursing assistance.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Stockbridge
- Seniors may find it possible to easily live within their means in Stockbridge due to the low cost of living. Based on the national average of 100, Stockbridge has a cost of living of 92, which is slightly lower than Georgia’s average of 93.
Crime is a concern for seniors living in Stockbridge. Property crime is ranked 59.9 in comparison to the U.S. average of 38.1. Violent crime is ranked 65.5 with the U.S. average at 31.1.
- Summers in Stockbridge are hot and humid with highs around 90 degrees. In the winter, lows are around 32. This climate is ideal for seniors who enjoy outdoor activities.
- The Stockbridge area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Piedmont Henry Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies of illness.
- Stockbridge has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Council on Aging, an organization that provides Meals on Wheels, nutritional supplements and volunteer activities, as well as at least two senior centers.
- Seniors in Stockbridge can use the Henry County Transit system to navigate through their day. The bus system offers a fixed route with stops at six locations within the city, including the Hidden Valley Senior Center. The bus runs Monday through Friday.
Paying for Assisted Living in Stockbridge
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Stockbridge start around $3,350 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 Stockbridge 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 Stockbridge
Payment assistance is available to Medicaid-eligible seniors in Stockbridge and the state of Georgia through two waiver programs. These programs include the Community Care Services Program (CCSP) and the Georgia SOURCE waiver.
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 Stockbridge
Stockbridge 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 Stockbridge, please visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Stockbridge
Stockbridge-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 Stockbridge
Review of GoldenCrest Assisted Living at Eagle's Landing
GoldenCrest Assisted Living at Eagle's Landing was very good, and I'm still trying to talk my father in to it. They're very caring, I liked it, the rooms opened into a deck or patio area which was ... Read more
Review of Benton Village
The tour at Benton Village was very nice. They worked with the schedule we had, and adjusted things so that we could come down to visit. The staff was very nice, and you could tell they were very f... Read more
Review of Eagles Landing Senior Living
The management team seem to really care about their residents. Read more