6 Assisted Living Facilities near Henderson, KY

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Henderson, KY

Colonial Assisted Living & Independen...

Provides: Assisted Living
2637 Stadium Drive, Henderson, KY 42420
"Colonial Assisted Living is in my hometown, that's number one and he knows people out there, that's number two. I think the level of care is really good so that's what we like. We'd eaten there and..." More


Provides: Assisted Living
851 KIMSEY LANE, Henderson, KY 42420
"My grandmother was a resident with Redbanks Towers for many years. The facility is a multi-level apartment complex with the main floor consisting of the hair salon, dining hall and activities room..." More

4 Assisted Living Facilities near Henderson, KY


Solarbron Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1501 McDowell Road , Evansville, IN 47712
"We liked Solarbron. It was very clean and it seemed like they were very fine people there. We ate lunch there and we liked it. " More


Oasis Dementia Care

Provides: Assisted Living
4301 Washington Ave,, Evansville, IN 47714
"I liked Oasis Dementia Care because it was not very crowded and they have a lot of nice programs. I liked their studio apartments because they were very nice. " More


West River Health Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
714 S. Eickhoff Road, Evansville, IN 47712
"My sister has been in West River for about a month, and it's been good so far. She has a phone, TV, a bed, and closets. It’s clean and only six years old. She enjoys the food. " More

Riverwalk Communities LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
401 Southeast 6th Street, Evansville, IN 47713
"Riverwalk was very nice and I was ready to move in, but they didn’t allow my cats. It was very clean and it has big dining room. I heard the food was good and I have nothing bad to say about them. " More

Assisted Living near Henderson, KY

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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Henderson

  • Review of Colonial Assisted Living & Independent Living

    Colonial Assisted Living is in my hometown, that's number one and he knows people out there, that's number two. I think the level of care is really good so that's what we like. We'd eaten there and... Read more

  • Review of Redbanks

    The maintance staff is very professional and very caring . They take care of the place very well . I live there and the rooms are very big and space in it. I moved but now have a beautiful view an... Read more

  • Review of Redbanks

    Would not recommend the Independent living to live in . Had friend stay there it was really a difficult environment to live in with the gossip . But it a beautiful place and a lot of room . Staf... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Henderson

Henderson, located along the Ohio River, was the home of naturalist John James Audubon and blues musician W.C. Handy. The original town was surveyed and laid out by Daniel Boone (at the request of founder Richard Henderson) in the late 18th century. Seniors interested in living in this area have 15 assisted living facilities (ALFs) located in and around Henderson, Kentucky. They are regulated and licensed by the Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living to ensure residents age in place with dignity, respect and the care they need. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Henderson

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

  • Located in northwestern Kentucky, Henderson is known for its hot, sometimes humid summers and mild, cool winters. The average high temperature in January is 42 degrees Fahrenheit and 87 degrees Fahrenheit in July, making Henderson a pleasant place to live for seniors.

  • Henderson has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Housing Authority of Henderson, an organization that offers meals, wellness programs and transportation to seniors age 55 and older, as well as a senior center.

  • The overall crime rate in Henderson is equal to the national average and has actually decreased slightly in recent years. This is quite good compared to many other Kentucky cities that are struggling with increasing crime.

  • Henderson is located directly on U.S. 60, which connects the city to Evansville, Indiana to the north. The Henderson Area Rapid Transit (HART) provides regular, scheduled bus service within the city and between the city and other points in the county. Seniors (age 60 and older) ride for half fare. 

  • There are many fun and interesting things for seniors to see and do in and around Henderson. These include Audubon State ParkEllis Park Race Course and USS LST Ship Memorial in nearby Evansville. Most of the events and attractions in and around Henderson offer some type of discount to seniors, although the qualifying age varies.

Paying for Assisted Living in Henderson

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Kentucky

$4,000.00 US
$3,495.00 Newburgh
$3,218.00 Evansville
$3,060.00 Petersburg
$2,885.00 Madisonville
$2,675.00 Harrisburg

Assisted Living costs in Henderson start around $0 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 Henderson 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 Henderson

Eligible seniors who live in Henderson, Kentucky will find a number of government assistance programs to help them with the cost of assisted living. These include Supplemental Security Income Category G.

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

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 Henderson

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

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Henderson

Henderson-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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