7 Assisted Living Facilities in Bowling Green, KY

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Charter Senior Living of Bowling Green

Provides: Assisted Living
445 Middle Bridge Road West, Bowling Green, KY ...
"Charter Senior Living of Bowling Green was amazing. Everybody looked happy, it was very clean, and the yards were very nice. There’s no doubt that’s where I want to go live when I start making..." More

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Village Manor - Christian Care Community

Provides: Assisted Living
1800 Westen Street, Bowling Green, KY 42104
"We very much liked Village Manor. They had a library on every floor, an exercise room, activities room, and cafeteria. We liked their apartments and the fact that they provided transportation for..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Chandler Park Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2643 Chandler Drive, Bowling Green, KY 42104
"This assisted living home is wonderful. I have visited many friends here for the past five years. The staff is lovely and tentative. They always have something going on and special treats out for..." More
Current Fall Promotion - 3rd & 6th month free for move-in's during the month of October 2019. Ends in 16 days

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Caring Star 2016

Massey Springs

Provides: Assisted Living
2945 Smallhouse Road, Bowling Green, KY 42104
"Have two different friends that are there and they enjoyed being with the people they know. They seems to enjoy the food and feel safe in the building. " More

Arcadia Senior Living Bowling Green

Provides: Assisted Living
618 Lovers Lane, Bowling Green, KY 42103
"Arcadia Senior Living Bowling Green was the nicest facility in South Central Kentucky. They had a full dining room with an executive chef, waitresses and waiters. They serve three meals a day. They..." More

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Morningside of Bowling Green

Provides: Assisted Living
981 Campbell Lane, Bowling Green, KY 42104
"I was really impressed with Morningside. It was clean, and the food smelled good. I looked at single and double rooms, and I was impressed by how they were laid out. The staff seemed very friendly...." More

Fern Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
1030 Shive Ln, Bowling Green, KY 42103
"Fern Terrace faculty are very open and aware of the individuals working there. Many individuals are known on a first name basis and the faculty make good-hearted efforts to make the facility feel..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Bowling Green

    Bowling Green, Ky., is the birthplace of Duncan Hines and the home of the Corvette and Mammoth Cave National Park. Seniors looking for social activities outside of their assisted living community will find many fun things to do in Bowling Green, from the racetrack to the arboretum. There are six assisted living facilities in the Bowling Green area to help residents with all aspects of their day-to-day lives, such as eating and bathing and recreation.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Bowling Green

    • With an average annual temperature of 58 degrees Fahrenheit, the weather in the Bowling Green area is usually mild. The average summer high temperature of 89 degrees and average low winter temperature of 26 degrees show the weather in Bowling Green rarely ventures into the extremes.
    • The cost of living in Bowling Green is 8 percent lower than the national average, making it a relatively affordable place to live. The only higher expense is utilities, which run 4 percent higher than the national average.
       
    • The violent crime rate in Bowling Green, at 3.54 per 1,000 residents, is higher than the rate in most U.S. communities of all population sizes. The rate for property crime is 44.92 per 1,000 residents, compared with the state rate of 21.9.

    • The Bowling Green area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the TriStar Greenview Regional Hospital and The Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Bowling Green is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.

    • Bowling Green has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Warren County Senior Center, an organization that encourages seniors to socialize, exercise and engage in a variety of programs, as well as two other senior centers.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Bowling Green

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Kentucky

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,285.00 Gallatin
    $2,867.00 Bowling Green
    $2,722.00 Springfield
    $2,695.00 Hartsville

    Assisted Living costs in Bowling Green start around $2,867 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 Bowling Green 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 Bowling Green

    No programs assist with the cost of assisted living in the state of Kentucky. The Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living (DAIL) states that due to the way that assisted living communities function in the state, Medicaid is not an appropriate program to fund them. 

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Bowling Green

    Bowling Green 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 Bowling Green, please visit our Assisted Living in Kentucky page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Bowling Green

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

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    Assisted Living near Bowling Green, KY

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Bowling Green

    • Review of Chandler Park Assisted Living

      This assisted living home is wonderful. I have visited many friends here for the past five years. The staff is lovely and tentative. They always have something going on and special treats out for ... Read more

      Karen Dodd
    • Review of Charter Senior Living of Bowling Green

      Charter Senior Living of Bowling Green was amazing. Everybody looked happy, it was very clean, and the yards were very nice. There’s no doubt that’s where I want to go live when I start making mone... Read more

      Shirley
    • Review of Arcadia Senior Living Bowling Green

      Arcadia Senior Living Bowling Green was the nicest facility in South Central Kentucky. They had a full dining room with an executive chef, waitresses and waiters. They serve three meals a day. They... Read more

      BC
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