As the state capital and economic center of Iowa, Des Moines is an attractive spot for active seniors who want access to many recreational opportunities while enjoying good air quality and friendly tax policies. That’s why more than 25,000 adults aged 65 and over now call “Hartford of the West” home.
Assisted living facilities in Des Moines provide a home and community for seniors who need varying degrees of support carrying out daily activities of living, including housekeeping, grooming, meal preparation and taking medication. These facilities are a more affordable option than nursing homes for seniors who can’t remain independent in their own properties but don’t require constant medical supervision. The average monthly cost for assisted living in Des Moines is $5,005 per month.
This guide is for seniors and families who want to learn more about assisted living in Des Moines. In addition to cost information for the city and surrounding areas, the guide offers more information about the city and links to local free resources, including organizations that can help find benefits that make paying for assisted living easier.