4 Assisted Living Facilities in Shelbyville, KY

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Amber Oaks Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
156 Haven Hill Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065
"My mom has lived here for over five years and she loves it. We are blessed to have some place like this where the parent wants to go and we don't have to make them go. " More

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Crescent Place Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
148 Allen Drive,, Shelbyville, KY 40065
"My mother has been in Crescent Place for over a month now. It is very nice, clean and well kept. The staff is nice and appropriate. It has been good. My mother has a room, which is like an..." More

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Hometown Manor Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
74 Mack Walters Rd, Shelbyville, KY 40065
"Hometown Manor Assisted Living was nice and their price range was the best for me. The rooms were a decent size. It's just what you would need in an assisted living facility. It's clean and they..." More

Masonic Home Shelbyville

Provides: Assisted Living
711 Frankfort Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Shelbyville

    Shelbyville, located in north-central Kentucky, is home to more than 15,000 residents, including those seniors living in the area's 20 assisted living facilities (ALFs). Kentucky ALFs are controlled by the Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living and offer a secure community living environment as well as help with day-to-day tasks like grooming, eating and bathing.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Shelbyville

    • The Shelbyville, Kentucky area is home to world-class medical facilities including Kentucky One Health Jewish Hospital Shelbyville, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • The climate in Shelbyville is categorized on climate maps as humid, sub-tropical. That means the area experiences hot, humid summers, rainy springs and mild, cool winters. The average high temperature in Shelbyville in January is 40 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high temperature in July is 88 degrees Fahrenheit in July. This climate is generally agreeable for seniors, although the rainy periods may be difficult for those with arthritis and other joint and tendon issues.

    • Shelbyville has an array of community resources for seniors, including Shelby Senior Services, an organization that offers meals, wellness programs and legal assistance to seniors age 60 and older, as well as a senior center.

    • Shelbyville's overall crime rate is worse than most other towns in Kentucky. Even though it has decreased by seven percent in recent years, it is still 70 percent higher than the national average. Theft and property crimes are rampant here and can be a concern for older people and their families.

    • Interstate 64 bisects Shelbyville and connects the city to Louisville and Lexington. While there is no fixed route public transportation in Shelbyville, seniors can find a ride with Louisville Wheels for medical appointments and trips to the senior center.

    • Shelbyville is known for its picturesque and vibrant historic downtown shopping district. In addition, seniors in the area can get their dose of culture by visiting the annual Shelby Book Fest, the Shelby County Community Theater and the Shelbyville History Museum.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Shelbyville

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Kentucky

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,580.00 Louisville
    $3,300.00 Jeffersonville
    $3,012.00 Frankfort
    $2,980.00 Charlestown
    $2,512.00 Shelbyville
    $2,150.00 Bardstown

    Assisted Living costs in Shelbyville start around $2,512 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 Shelbyville 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 Shelbyville

    Supplemental Security Income Category G is available to Shelbyville seniors who need help covering the monthly costs of assisted living.

    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 Shelbyville

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Shelbyville

    Shelbyville-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Shelbyville

    • Review of Crescent Place Assisted Living

      My mother has been in Crescent Place for over a month now. It is very nice, clean and well kept. The staff is nice and appropriate. It has been good. My mother has a room, which is like an efficien... Read more

      Bill
    • Review of Hometown Manor Assisted Living

      Hometown Manor Assisted Living was nice and their price range was the best for me. The rooms were a decent size. It's just what you would need in an assisted living facility. It's clean and they of... Read more

      Celina
    • Review of Crescent Place Assisted Living

      My aunt lived at Crescent Place and it was an amazing experience for our family. The staff was so wonderful and made us feel like she was at home. The food and activities were great. Her apartmen... Read more

      TMK
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