22 Assisted Living Facilities near Union City, GA

4 Assisted Living Facilities in Union City, GA

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Christian City Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
7290 Lester Rd., Union City, GA 30291
"Christian City was great. They have a separation for those who need 24-hour assistance from the elderly who are independent. It was very nice, hospitable, they have lots of activities for the..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Country Gardens Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
7175 Lester Road, Union City, GA 30291
"Country Gardens was a very lovely place, and it's very nice -- the facilities and the people running the place. They were excellent. They had quite a few activities, and they were very attentive to..." More

New Hope Assistant Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3985 Flat Shoals Road,, Union City, GA 30291

Cotter Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
5146 Cotter Drive, Union City, GA 30291

18 Assisted Living Facilities near Union City, GA

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Caring Star 2015

Azalea Estates of Fayetteville

Provides: Assisted Living
105 Autumn Glen Circle, Fayetteville, GA 30215
"My grandfather did not want to leave his home, so when the opportunity came up for him to do a 30 days trial he took them up on it. After his trial he didn't want to leave. Whatever Azalea did ,..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Summerset Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3711 Benjamin E Mays Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30331
"My cousin is in Summerset. It's very clean, neat, and tidy. The staff is very nice, compassionate, and courteous. She has a nice, comfortable, homey room. She seems to be happy. They have a lot of..." More

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Ashley Glen Senior Living and Memory ...

Provides: Assisted Living
441 Prime Point, Peachtree City, GA 30269
"Ashley Glen is a good place, our experience so far has been good, and I've been happy with it. It's nice and clean, it doesn't smell, and the food is good. The people are very caring and the staff..." More

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Mother's Care Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
3620 Broken Arrow Court, Douglasville, GA 30135
"I had an appointment at Mother’s Care, but the lady I spoke with wasn’t there, so I toured with someone else who was really polite. It was fine and nice, but it was far from me and too crowded...." More

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Hands that Care @ Park Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
8204 Park Ridge Drive, Riverdale, GA 30274
"I really didn't care for Hands that Care. It didn't look that nice inside, and everything looked really old, but the price was the same as the others. The interior didn't look like a place you..." More

Caring Hands Assisted Living, LLC.

Provides: Assisted Living
1741 Hwy 138, Riverdale, GA 30296
"Select from private or semi-private rooms. Assistance with daily showers, dressing, grooming and medication management.Beautiful private rooms On-going assessments of the residents needs to ensure..." More

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Wesley Woods of Newnan

Provides: Assisted Living
2280 North Highway 29, Newnan, GA 30265
"As the only EAGLE-accredited Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) on the south side of Atlanta, Wesley Woods offers you security and peace of mind with the assurance of increasing levels of..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Arbor Terrace at Cascade

Provides: Assisted Living
1001 Research Center Atlanta Dr. SW, Atlanta, G...
"Arbor Terrace at Cascade was very nice, clean, and the atmosphere was warm and good. The staff was perfect and the dining area was nice and very clean. The young lady who helped me was very..." More

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Gardens of Fayetteville

Provides: Assisted Living
1294 GA-54 , Fayetteville, GA 30214
"My mom is in the memory care unit. Just facility is clean and well organized. Staff there are absolutely fabulous. They care about the residents. They are gentle with them, take care of them..." More

Corner Stone Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2083 Bethsaida Road, Riverdale, GA 30296
"Cornerstone was a very beautiful place. I would live there and I don't mean when I became a senior; I mean now. Everybody was pleasant. The staff was also pleasant and they showed me around...." More

South Haven Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1335 Lake Ridge Pkwy, Riverdale, GA 30296
"The rooms are nice and adequate at South Haven. I have not eaten there, but my mom says she likes the food. They do have activities like church services, and they also have bingo. " More

New Way Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
251 Valley Hill Road SE, Riverdale, GA 30274
"New Way Care Homes provides 24/7 care. They feed my mom, keep her clean, and go on trips together. We chose them budget-wise, and it wasn't very far from home. The caregivers are nice. It's a..." More

Hapeville Manor Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
601 Coleman Street, Hapeville, GA 30354
"My step-dad is at Hapeville Manor. I like the fact that it was small and it is kind of like a family setting, but it's expensive. Everybody knows everybody. They know everybody's issues and treat..." More

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Angels Royal Gardens Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
7752 Marabou Ln, Riverdale, GA 30274
"There is a wonderful place that you can come home to â€" and smile. Angels Royal Gardens (PCH) is a personal care home where you can live the lifestyle that you want, whether for recovery or..." More

Garrison Personal Care

Provides: Assisted Living
519 PERKINS ROAD, Palmetto, GA 30268

Holly Tree Semi-Independent Residenti...

Provides: Assisted Living
5930 Hwy 85 Unit 104, Riverdale, GA 30274

Faith And Hope Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
773 Chapman Street, Jonesboro, GA 30238

Lake House At Legion Lake, The

Provides: Assisted Living
2928 Legion Lake Road, Douglasville, GA 30135

Assisted Living near Union City, GA

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Union City

  • Review of Christian City Assisted Living

    Christian City Assisted Living is an older facility, and I was least impressed with it out of all the places I visited. It had a funny smell and didn't give me a homey feeling. I would not feel com... Read more

    Gennar
  • Review of Country Gardens Senior Living

    Country Gardens is a smaller community. The staff has been very good with my father-in-law and it's more personalized. The place is very clean and the food is much better than the facility we moved... Read more

    David
  • Review of Christian City Assisted Living

    Christian City was great. They have a separation for those who need 24-hour assistance from the elderly who are independent. It was very nice, hospitable, they have lots of activities for the elder... Read more

    Erica
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Union City

Union City is a small town, population 20,560, located near Atlanta. Seniors will find 4 assisted living communities (ALFs) in Union City and 17 nearby. The Georgia Department of Community Health regulates ALFs in Union City as well as in the reset of Georgia. Each facility must be licensed to provide care for adults needing varying degrees of assistance, but who do not need continuous medical care. Some services seniors in ALFs can count on are help with personal care, activities of daily living, medication management, and social activities.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Union City

  • The cost of living in Union City, Georgia is considerably lower than the U.S. average. The city scored an 83.6, as compared to the nation's 100. Seniors in Union City also enjoy a lower cost of living than that of the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area. Though it is only about 25 minutes from Union City, the metro area's cost of living is more than 14 higher.

  • Union City is an excellent location for seniors who enjoy outdoor activities and wish to avoid the harsh cold of winters farther north. However, some seniors may find the heat to be too much in the summer months, with the July high temperature approaching 90 degrees. 

  • Sales tax in Union City is 1.0 percent higher than the U.S. average. Income tax in Union City is 7.0 percent rate compared to a 4.6 percent national average. Georgia doesn't tax Social Security retirement benefits and provides a deduction of $65,000 per person on all types of retirement income for those over 64, and the state has moderate state sales tax rate and property tax rate. Also, Georgia has no state inheritance or estate tax.

  • Union City's crime rates are much higher than the national average. Seniors should be aware that the city has a violent crime rate 59.7, well above the national average. Union City has a property crime rate of 87.7, which is almost twice the U.S. average.

  • The Union City area has an array of community resources for seniors, including South Fulton Senior Services, an organization that provides an assortment of programs and activities that keep seniors active, as well as four senior centers.

  • Union City has few facilities from which to choose in the event of emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in East Point. 


Paying for Assisted Living in Union City

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Georgia

$4,000.00 US
$3,751.00 Peachtree City
$3,322.00 Fayetteville
$3,285.00 Atlanta
$2,595.00 Union City
$2,085.00 Jonesboro
$2,000.00 Riverdale
$1,600.00 Douglasville

Assisted Living costs in Union City start around $2,595 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 Union City 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 Union City

The state of Georgia offers two programs that can help residents with the cost of assisted living. SOURCE and CCSP are both Medicaid-based financial assistance programs. The Georgia Medicaid Waiver program is also available for those who qualify.

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 Union City

Union City 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.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Union City

Union City-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.