3 Assisted Living Facilities in Terre Haute, IN


Bethesda Gardens Terre Haute

Provides: Assisted Living
1450 E. Crossing Blvd., Terre Haute, IN 47802
"Bethesda Gardens was a very nice facility. It's clean and it has just been redone with new rugs. The staff was very nice. The grounds are also very nice, and one looked out over into the woods and..." More


Cobblestone Crossings

Provides: Assisted Living
1850 E Howard Wayne Drive, Terre Haute, IN 47802
"Voted the 2017 Best Long Term Care and Assisted Living Facility by the Tribune Star, Cobblestone Crossings Health Campus takes pride in offering residents of Terre Haute and the surrounding..." More


Harrison’s Crossing Health Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
395 8th Avenue, Terre Haute, IN 47804
"I love the staff at Harrison’s Crossing. They are very friendly, helpful, and accommodating. I like the food; they’ve got a main course, and if you don’t like that, they’ve got a side menu; there..." More

Assisted Living near Terre Haute, IN

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Terre Haute

  • Review of Harrison’s Crossing Health Campus

    Harrison's Crossing Health Campus was too hospital-like, but the staff was friendly. The community and the rooms were very clean. The hospital atmosphere drove me away from it. The dining area was ... Read more

  • Review of Bethesda Gardens Terre Haute

    Bethesda Gardens was a very nice facility. It's clean and it has just been redone with new rugs. The staff was very nice. The grounds are also very nice, and one looked out over into the woods and ... Read more

  • Review of Harrison’s Crossing Health Campus

    The facility is beautiful and the daytime staff just great. The evening staff has been sullen, argumentative, and remote to me, a visitor. My mother hates being there, says she would never return. Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Terre Haute

Terre Haute is located in western Indiana and is home to several universities including the University of Indiana. There are three assisted living communities in Terre Haute located just outside of town. Indiana has two different options for seniors in need of assisted living services: assisted living facilities (ALFs) and residential care facilities (RCFs). ALFs offer basic services such as help with the normal activities of daily living and daily meal service for up to three meals per day. These communities have to register a disclosure form with the Family and Social Services (FSS) Division of Aging. RCFs offer these services as well, but they also provide residents with help administering medications and basic nursing services. RCFs are licensed by the Indiana State Board of Health Facility Administrators.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Terre Haute

  • Terre Haute Transit operates the city’ public bus system. Seniors are eligible for discounted single-ride rates.

  • Even though Terre Haute’s overall cost of living is lower than Indiana’s average, the cost of things like groceries and health care is slightly higher than the state averages. This could make it difficult for seniors on a low or fixed income to find affordable options.

  • Indiana is a state that’s considered moderately tax-friendly to seniors. Social Security income is completely tax-free, but withdrawals from retirement accounts and pension payments are taxed at the state’s full rate of 3.23 percent.

  • The Terre Haute area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Terre Haute Regional Hospital, Union Hospital and VA Terre Haute Clinic, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • More than 99 percent of Indiana’s communities have crime rates lower than Terre Haute. While this is to be expected with larger cities, Terre Haute’s combined violent and property crime rates are also significantly higher than those in similar cities.

  • Terre Haute’s moderately warm springs, summers, and autumns make it easy for seniors to enjoy outdoor activities on a regular basis.

Paying for Assisted Living in Terre Haute

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Indiana

$4,000.00 US
$3,500.00 Brazil
$3,437.00 Terre Haute
$3,390.00 Crawfordsville
$3,302.00 Paris
$3,225.00 Greencastle
$3,075.00 Charleston
$2,508.00 Robinson

Assisted Living costs in Terre Haute start around $3,437 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 Terre Haute 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 Terre Haute

Seniors who need help financing their monthly assisted living costs can apply for the Regional Care Assistance Program (RCAP). Additionally, the state’s Medicaid Waiver program helps cover the cost of residing in a RCF.

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

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 Indiana page.

Free Assisted Living Resources in Terre Haute

Terre Haute 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 Terre Haute, please visit our Assisted Living in Indiana page.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Terre Haute

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

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