40 Assisted Living Facilities near Suwanee, GA
There are 40 Assisted Living Facilities in the Suwanee area, with 9 in Suwanee and 31 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Suwanee is $3,660 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Sugar Hill with an average starting cost of $3,250.
To help you with your search, browse the 219 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Suwanee. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Suwanee 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Sugar Hill with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Suwanee, GA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Suwanee
Considered one of the best places to live in Georgia, Suwanee has a history of winning awards like one of The Best Places to Live and Raise a Family. The city has over 600 acres of parkland for people of all ages to enjoy.
In the city of Suwanee, assisted living facilities are both licensed and regulated by the Healthcare Facility Regulation, a division of the Georgia Department of Community Health. Suwanee is home to five assisted living facilities. There are a further 57 of these facilities located in reasonable proximity to the city. Suwanee’s assisted living facilities provide assistance with activities of daily living.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Suwanee
- The city of Suwanee is home to world-class medical facilities, including Gwinnett Urgent Care, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The city of Suwanee is served by Gwinnett County Transit and MARTA. Area residents have convenient access to rail, bus, and paratransit services. Both services offer reduced fares for seniors aged 65 and over. The closest airport serving Suwanee is Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, which is 43 miles from the city center.
- Suwanee features various senior-friendly cultural attractions like the Suwanee Town Center Park. The city’s various assisted living facilities may offer supervised trips to events and attractions in nearby Atlanta like the Georgia Aquarium and Atlanta Botanical Garden.
- Unlike some major metropolitan areas in the state, Suwanee boasts a crime rate that is well below the national average and also below the state average. The annual number of crimes per 100,000 people in Suwanee is 678. The national average is 2,837.
- Suwanee has a 128 cost-of-living index. This is 28 points higher than the national average and 35 points above the state average for Georgia.
- While many people enjoy the sunny weather associated with Suwanee, its summers can be hot and humid with an average July temperature of 88 degrees. On the other hand, winters in Suwanee tend to be mild. The average January temperature is 31 degrees.
Paying for Assisted Living in Suwanee
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Suwanee start around $3,568 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 Suwanee 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 Suwanee
As in other areas of Georgia, Suwanee’s eligible seniors may receive assistance to pay for assisted living from Medicaid. Medicaid features two types of waivers: Service Options Using Resources in a Community Environment (SOURCE) and Community Care Services Program (CCSP).
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 Suwanee
Suwanee 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 Suwanee, please visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Suwanee
Suwanee-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 Suwanee
Review of Oaks at Suwanee Creek
My grandparents just moved into Oaks at Suwanee Creek a couple weeks ago. The facility is really nice, and I like all the activities that they have for the residents. It seems clean and organized. ... Read more
Review of Arbor Terrace of Johns Creek
I've chosen Arbor Terrace for my dad and he moved in on Monday. It's closer to me, very clean, a very nice assisted living, and upscale. They have a library, a therapy room, and media center. They ... Read more
Review of Arbor Terrace of Johns Creek
My mother moved into Arbor Terrace of Johns Creek. It has been really great, but their food is really bad. But they've gotten a new chef, so we're hoping for better. Her room is beautiful. It has 1... Read more