17 Assisted Living Facilities near Florence, KY

5 Assisted Living Facilities in Florence, KY

Caring Star 2014

Elmcroft of Florence - Kentucky

Provides: Assisted Living
212 E. Main St., Florence, KY 41042
"I have chosen Elmcroft of Florence - Kentucky for myself. The studio was too small and the one-bedroom was too large, so I chose the deluxe studio. The staff was very nice and very helpful. The..." More
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Magnolia Springs Florence

Provides: Assisted Living
7665 Ewing Boulevard, Florence, KY 41042
"Magnolia Springs Florence was excellent, really nice and fairly new. The staff was really nice. They had shuffleboard and they do bus trips. They also have a theater. The room I was shown was..." More


Dominion Senior Living of Florence

Provides: Assisted Living
4009 Seligman Dr, Florence, KY 41042
"Dominion Senior Living of Florence is a retirement community scheduled to open in beginning 2019. Our community will serve seniors in Florence, Kentucky and be located conveniently near Merchants..." More

Colonial Heights and Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
6900 Hopeful Road, Florence, KY 41042
"My mom will move to Colonial Heights this Saturday. They have a huge library, a piano, and a lot of extra help if you need in-home nurses. Their apartments are really nice. She looked at a..." More

Arcadia Apartments

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Christian Drive, Florence, KY 41042
"Arcadia apartments are a closed-community with key access. Because it is somewhat of a retirement community, the main entrance is set up with a phone-based entry system which is great for..." More

12 Assisted Living Facilities near Florence, KY

Caring Star 2016

Atria Highland Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
400 Farrell Drive, Fort Wright, KY 41011
"My mom has moved into Atria Highland Crossing. The staff members and the administrators are very helpful. The residents are friendly and open. My mom really likes it there. The price and the..." More


Atria Summit Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
2625 Legends Way, Crestview Hills, KY 41017
"The rooms at Atria Summit Hills were very nice, spacious, clean, and had a good layout. There were rails to the bathroom and in the showers. I met the people from the office, and they seemed very..." More


Ivy Knoll

Provides: Assisted Living
800 Highland Avenue, Covington, KY 41011
"My Mom loves the activities offered, all the friends she has made and the delicious meals she gets. She said it was like being on vacation year round! I love the staff and other residents, I know..." More


StoryPoint Union

Provides: Assisted Living
9255 US-42, Union, KY 41091
"Opening Early 2020 With over 37 years of experience developing and operating senior living communities, StoryPoint is the premier choice for seniors and their families looking for..." More


Charter Senior Living of Edgewood

Provides: Assisted Living
2950 Turkeyfoot Road, Edgewood, KY 41017
"Emeritus at Egdewood was a really nice place. It had a great location. They had a curfew where the door would ring if you go out. The staff was friendly. The rooms and apartments were exceptionally..." More


St. Charles Community

Provides: Assisted Living
500 Farrell drive, Covington, KY 41011
"St. Charles Care Center has both cottages and inside facilities. The staff just went out of their way, particularly Michelle, she has followed up with me. She had just taken a personal interest...." More

Madonna Manor Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
2344 Amsterdam Rd, Villa Hills, KY 41017
"I had put money down at Madonna Manor; I was ready to move then. I really love it there. This place is my favorite. I just love the location. However, they were tearing down all their old cottages..." More

Baptist Life Communities

Provides: Assisted Living
2990 Riggs Avenue, Erlanger, KY 41018
"excellent " More

Mercy Franciscan at West Park

Provides: Assisted Living
2950 west park drive, Cincinnati, OH 45238
"Mercy Franciscan at West Park is outstanding, very friendly, upbeat, and homier. They have a restaurant setting. The rooms were great and bigger but had a little less storage. They have people all..." More


Covington Ladies Home

Provides: Assisted Living
702 Garrard Street, Covington, KY 41011
"Covington Ladies Home is small and personalized. It's been a lady's home for 125 years. It's a big old mansion, but it's very well kept and updated. It's beautiful and they keep it very clean. The..." More

The Terrace II

Provides: Assisted Living
1857 Grand Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45214
"I have a family member living at Terrace at Westside. It was a hard decision to place my grandfather there, and we visited and interviewed several nursing homes and retirement communities. We met..." More

Judson Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2373 Harrison Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45211
"The tour at Judson Care Center was OK. I enjoyed it. Landscaping was good. It’s a part of the neighborhood that I know, so I’m familiar with the surroundings. It’s close to some stores and on a bus..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Florence

    Florence, located in extreme northern Kentucky near Cincinnati, Ohio, is home to nearly 30,000 residents. The city is best known for its "Florence Y'all" water tower, a local landmark that can be seen from I-75/I-71.

    Seniors in Florence make up almost 15 percent of the population. There is good news for those in need of help with daily tasks: There are 15 assisted living facilities located in and around Florence. The Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living is charged with overseeing assisted living facilities in the state.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Florence

    • The Florence, Kentucky area is home to world-class medical facilities including the St. Elizabeth Florence Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Florence offers a pleasant climate for seniors. The city is known for its hot summers and mild winters, with an average January high temperature of 38 degrees Fahrenheit and an average July high temperature of 86 degrees.

    • Florence has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Northern Kentucky Area on Aging, an organization that offers meals, wellness programs, counseling and transportation to seniors age 60 and older, as well as a senior center.

    • Crime, particularly theft and property crime, is a major concern in Florence. While the overall crime rate in the city has decreased by eight percent in recent years, it is still 58 percent higher than the national average. This could be worrisome to seniors and their families.

    • Florence is located directly on I-71/I-75 and I-275, which connects the city to Cincinnati, Ohio to the north and Lexington to the south. The Transit Authority of Northern Kentucky (TANK) provides regular, scheduled bus service within the city and between the city and other points in the county. Seniors (age 65 and older) ride for half fare. 

    • Seniors in Florence will find plenty of things to see and do in and around the city. Just a few of these include the Florence Nature Park and the the Florence Antique Mall and Turfway Park race track. Senior discounts are available at most attractions and events.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Florence

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Kentucky

    $4,914.00 West Chester
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,720.00 Lawrenceburg
    $3,623.00 Cincinnati
    $3,100.00 Covington
    $3,057.00 Florence
    $2,600.00 Fairfield

    Assisted Living costs in Florence start around $3,057 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 Florence 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 Florence

    Supplemental Security Income Category G is one of several government assistance programs that are available to Florence, Kentucky seniors who meet the eligibility requirements.

    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 Florence

    Florence 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 Florence, please visit our Assisted Living in Kentucky page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Florence

    Florence-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 Florence, KY

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Florence

    • Review of Elmcroft of Florence - Kentucky

      I have chosen Elmcroft of Florence - Kentucky for myself. The studio was too small and the one-bedroom was too large, so I chose the deluxe studio. The staff was very nice and very helpful. The fac... Read more

    • Review of Magnolia Springs Florence

      Magnolia Springs Florence was excellent, really nice and fairly new. The staff was really nice. They had shuffleboard and they do bus trips. They also have a theater. The room I was shown was large... Read more

    • Review of Magnolia Springs Florence

      My mother is in Magnolia Springs and doing great. She is walking better and is not as shaky as she was. They take really good care of her. I am really happy with it. We chose it because it is a gor... Read more

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