9 Assisted Living Facilities in Caddo Parish, LA

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Caring Star 2018

Azalea Estates of Shreveport

Provides: Assisted Living
516 East Flournoy Lucas Road, Shreveport, LA 71115
"We're very happy with Azalea Estates of Shreveport. All the people there have been very accommodating and a lot of the staff members and residents have been there for a long time, so that's..." More

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Brookdale Shreveport

Provides: Assisted Living
7110 University Drive, Shreveport, LA 71105
"Everything was nice at Brookdale Shreveport, including the food, the personnel, and the receptionist. I got a good impression. I wasn't real sold on the configuration of the apartments. I ate lunch..." More

Caring Star 2012

Montclair Park Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
9100 East Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71115
"Montclair Park Assisted Living is really nice. Everybody is friendly and you get all the help you need. We have a real nice dining area that's like a restaurant, and the food is always good...." More

Stiles Apartments at The Glen

Provides: Assisted Living
403 E Flournoy Lucas Rd, Shreveport, LA 71115
"The Stiles Apartments were pretty good. The staff who assisted us in the tour were really good. We saw everything and it was real good but we couldn't afford the rates. " More

The Glen Retirement System

Provides: Assisted Living
403 East Flournoy Lucas Road, Shreveport, LA 71115
"I toured several places in Shreveport/Bossier I really liked the looks and feel of this place. The people that lived there were laughing and having a good time. It really felt like a home, small..." More

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The Gables at Spring Lake Assisted Li...

Provides: Assisted Living
8622 Line Ave, Shreveport, LA 71106
"I have met some really nice and friendly people there. The employees are amazing!! They always give you their best to make you smile and make you happy. I have been at the Gables the middle of..." More

Pine Hill Estates

Provides: Assisted Living
1987 Downing Street, Shreveport, LA 71107

Woodlawn Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
724 W. 68th Street , Shreveport, LA 71106

Volunteers of America North Louisiana

Provides: Assisted Living
360 Jordan St, Shreveport, LA 71101

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Caddo Parish

    Caddo Parish in northwest Louisiana is brimming with local restaurants featuring tasty Louisiana cuisine, scenic natural areas and lively seasonal festivals, so there's plenty for active seniors to see and do. The parish is home to over 246,000 residents, and about 16.5 percent of those residents are age 65 or older. Nine assisted living facilities, called Adult Residential Care Providers (ARCPs) throughout the state, are located in Caddo Parish to cater to this senior population.

    ARCPs in Caddo Parish are regulated and licensed by the Louisiana Department of Health and grouped into four categories based on the number of residents in the assisted living community, the type of care provided and the kinds of accommodations available.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Caddo Parish

    • The cost of living in Caddo Parish is 14.9 percent lower than the U.S. average, and health care in the area is 5 percent lower than the national average making it ideal for seniors on a budget.
    • Seniors in assisted living in Caddo Parish can breathe easy knowing that the air quality in the region is extremely good. The American Lung Association gives the parish an A grade for both ozone levels and 24-hour particle pollution.
    • The state of Louisiana is tax-friendly for seniors, exempting social security, public pensions, some retirement income and some private pensions from state taxes. Seniors in assisted living facilities in Caddo Parish can use these tax breaks to help their money go further.
    • Caddo Parish is home to world-class medical facilities, including Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Within Caddo Parish, public transportation is provided by SporTran, which operates buses within the Shreveport-Bossier City region. Seniors living in Caddo Parish are eligible for a card that lets them ride the bus for half the normal fare.
    • Caddo Parish has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Caddo Council on Aging (CCOA), an organization that provides legal services, referrals and information to seniors, as well as operating 14 senior centers and senior recreation sites throughout the region.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Caddo Parish

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in Louisiana

    $4,396.00 Shelby County
    $4,170.00 Cass County
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,309.00 Harrison County
    $2,906.00 Bossier Parish
    $2,450.00 Marion County
    $2,265.00 Caddo Parish

    Assisted Living costs in Caddo Parish start around $2,265 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 Caddo Parish 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 Caddo Parish

    In Caddo Parish, residents of assisted living facilities may be eligible for financial assistance through Louisiana Medicaid Long-Term Care Services

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Caddo Parish

    Caddo Parish 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 Caddo Parish, please visit our Assisted Living in Louisiana page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Caddo Parish

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

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Caddo Parish

    • Review of The Gables at Spring Lake Assisted Living

      I have met some really nice and friendly people there. The employees are amazing!! They always give you their best to make you smile and make you happy. I have been at the Gables the middle of 2018... Read more

      Betty Scarborough
    • Review of Brookdale Shreveport

      Qualified staff, they are caring and patient Read more

      tyndad
    • Review of Brookdale Shreveport

      This has been a wonderful place for my mom. She has gotten out and met a lot of the residents and made friends. The staff has taken great care of her and any problems have been correctly in a timel... Read more

      Beth
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