11 Assisted Living Facilities near Pocatello, ID

10 Assisted Living Facilities in Pocatello, ID

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Brookdale Pocatello

Provides: Assisted Living
1501 Baldy Avenue, Pocatello, ID 83201
"The people in Brookdale Pocatello seemed to be really friendly. The room we selected was a good one; it was nice. I saw the dining room and it was very clean, nice and neat, and tidy. They also..." More

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Copper Summit Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2424 Birdie Thompson Dr., Pocatello, ID 83201
"Copper Summit was a very nice and small place with a good, scenic view. There were only about 16 people in the place. The room that we looked at was bigger then average because a husband and wife..." More

Rosetta Assisted Living - Delphic

Provides: Assisted Living
1590 Delphic Way, Pocatello, ID 83201
"We chose Rosetta Assisted Living - Pocatello for my father because it's a smaller home and because it felt more personal. It's memory care and they provide food, housekeeping, hygiene care, and..." More

Pocatello Assisted Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
520 Willard Avenue, Pocatello, ID 83201
"Pocatello is a small facility, the staff is caring, and the food is good. We have activities everyday like exercise, bingo, and cards. I really like the care as it is excellent. " More

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Quail Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
797 Hospital Way, Pocatello, ID 83201
"Quail Ridge does not accept Medicaid and it's all private pay. The place was wide open and immaculate. They had a nice cafeteria area that almost looked like a restaurant. The director was very..." More

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The Gables of Pocatello

Provides: Assisted Living
2805 S Grant, Pocatello, ID 83204
"We went and looked at The Gables of Pocatello. It was very nice and very clean. The staff was very friendly. The room was very spacious and set up very well. There was a lot of room in there. The..." More

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The Gables of Pocatello 2

Provides: Assisted Living
1451 Bannock Hwy, Pocatello, ID 83204
"The Gables of Pocatello 2 was very clean. The nurse was very nice, answered all my questions, and took time out to show me around. There weren't a lot of residents because it was a small place...." More

Elegant Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1256 Wright Ave, Pocatello, ID 83202
"I am a relative of a resident. I am so impressed with the loving care and the compassion of the Elegant staff. The building is beautiful and kept immaculately clean. " More

Caring Hearts Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3480 East Center Street, Pocatello, ID 83201
"My dad was at Caring Hearts Assisted Living for nine months, and there was no heat on his side of the building that whole time. The food was mostly sandwiches. The facility smelled of urine all the..." More

Renaissance Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5685 Bannock Hwy, Pocatello, ID 83204
"The Renaissance was the worst facility. My dad was in that facility for a week or so. You can never find the staff, and a lot of things were stolen. Dad’s room was very barren, ugly, and cold. They..." More

1 Assisted Living Facility near Pocatello, ID

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Brookdale Chubbuck

Provides: Assisted Living
4080 Hawthorne Rd., Chubbuck, ID 83202
"My mother has been in Brookdale Chubbuck for three weeks now. It has been good for her. I just wish she would be more involved. They have all kinds of activities. All of the staff members that I..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Pocatello

    Pocatello is a small city surrounded by mountains in eastern Idaho. Elderly adults in Pocatello can receive the care they need at nine assisted living facilities within the city, with another assisted living community available in nearby Chubbuck. Residents in these types of communities receive room and board in a comfortable and safe residential environment, with personal care services that include medication management and assistance with the activities of daily living, including grooming, dressing and bathing.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Pocatello

    • Pocatello enjoys a semi-arid climate. Its summers are hot and dry, with average temperatures in the high 80s and little rainfall, though occasional thunderstorms sweep up from the south. Winters are often extremely cold and fairly long, with snow expected between October and April and high temperatures hovering around freezing between December and February, making it a harsh environment for some seniors. 

    • Pocatello Regional Transit provides daytime fixed-route bus service throughout the city and surrounding area, with door-to-door paratransit service available for the handicapped.

    • The Pocatello area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Portneuf Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Dinner theater is popular in Pocatello, with the Palace Playhouse and the Westside Players Dinner Theater serving up themed dining experiences. Seniors looking to explore local theater can score a deal at the Palace Playhouse on prescheduled Hamilton nights, when show-only tickets for the current program are priced at $10 each.

    • Residents' dollars go a little further in Pocatello, where the cost of living sits 11.5 percent below the national average.

    • Pocatello has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Area V Agency on Aging, an organization that offers advocacy and adult protective services, as well as two senior centers.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Pocatello

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Idaho

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,872.00 Pocatello
    $3,775.00 Burley
    $3,400.00 Blackfoot
    $3,206.00 Idaho Falls
    $2,895.00 Rigby
    $2,375.00 North Logan
    $1,950.00 Rexburg

    Assisted Living costs in Pocatello start around $3,872 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 Pocatello 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 Pocatello

    Eligible seniors who need a little financial assistance to be able to pay their assisted living facility fees may qualify for help from the federal government. The Social Security Administration provides some assistance through its Supplemental Security Income Category G program, and veterans may qualify for financial help through the Aid and Attendance Program of the Veterans Administration.

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Idaho 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 Idaho page.


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Pocatello

    Pocatello 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 Pocatello, please visit our Assisted Living in Idaho page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Pocatello

    Pocatello-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Idaho are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Idaho page for more information about these laws.

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    Assisted Living near Pocatello, ID

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Pocatello

    • Review of Rosetta Assisted Living - Delphic

      We chose Rosetta Assisted Living - Pocatello for my father because it's a smaller home and because it felt more personal. It's memory care and they provide food, housekeeping, hygiene care, and med... Read more

      CN
    • Review of Brookdale Pocatello

      We like Brookdale Pocatello. It's nice, and I like that people could move in their furniture and make it their own and have it the way they like it. It had one central eating and gathering area and... Read more

      Bonnie
    • Review of The Gables of Pocatello

      The Gables of Pocatello was clean and neat. The staff member who helped me was very helpful, showed me around, and answered all my questions. The dining room was clean, comfy, and it was a regular ... Read more

      Frank
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