27 Assisted Living Facilities near Metairie, LA

13 Assisted Living Facilities in Metairie, LA

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Sunrise of Metairie

Provides: Assisted Living
3732 West Esplanade Ave., Metairie, LA 70002
"Sunrise was a first-class facility; they took us to the entire facility and the memory care. It was very clean, in excellent shape, and had very nice people, but it was too expensive for my mom. We..." More

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Fidelis Care IV

Provides: Assisted Living
4801 Tartan Street, Metairie, LA 70003
"Fidelis Residential Care Homes is owned and operated by two Registered Nurses with over 35 years of ER and Senior Care experience. It was formed to provide affordable, safe, and comfortable living..." More

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Fidelis Care II

Provides: Assisted Living
4000 Kent Ave, Metairie, LA 70006
"Fidelis Residential Care Homes is owned and operated by two Registered Nurses with over 35 years of ER and Senior Care experience. It was formed to provide affordable, safe, and comfortable living..." More

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Fidelis Care I

Provides: Assisted Living
916 Martin Behrman Walk, Metairie, LA 70005
"Fidelis Residential Care Homes is owned and operated by two Registered Nurses with over 35 years of ER and Senior Care experience. It was formed to provide affordable, safe, and comfortable living..." More

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Fidelis Scofield House

Provides: Assisted Living
3721 Scofield St, Metairie, LA 70002
"Fidelis Residential Care Homes is owned and operated by two Registered Nurses with over 35 years of ER and Senior Care experience. It was formed to provide affordable, safe, and comfortable living..." More

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Fidelis Janice House

Provides: Assisted Living
4421 Janice Ave, Metairie, LA 70003
"Fidelis Residential Care Homes is owned and operated by two Registered Nurses with over 35 years of ER and Senior Care experience. It was formed to provide affordable, safe, and comfortable living..." More

Beau Maison

Provides: Assisted Living
3520 Cleary Avenue, Metairie, LA 70002
"Mom is in one of the houses of Peristyle Residences called the Beau Mason, and it is gorgeous, very bright, clean, and gets lots of light. The staff is wonderful, very warm, kind, very patient, and..." More

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The Atrium at Lafreniere Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
6555 Park Manor Drive, Metairie, LA 70003
"The atrium at Lafreniere is an excellent, very well kept, and spacious facility. It looks like a nice place to live. The rooms looks like nice apartments. They take the residents for rides into the..." More

Colonial Oaks Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
4312 Ithaca Street, Metairie, LA 70006

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Peristyle Metairie Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
2701 Metairie Heights, Metairie, LA 70002
"Peristyle Residences assisted living homes are located across New Orleans, Metairie and the West Bank. We provide aging seniors with the care they need in a comfortable, luxurious and secure..." More

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Peristyle Lake Louise

Provides: Assisted Living
4613 Lake Louise, Metairie, LA 70006
"Peristyle Residences assisted living homes are located across New Orleans, Metairie and the West Bank. We provide aging seniors with the care they need in a comfortable, luxurious and secure..." More

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Peristyle Richland House

Provides: Assisted Living
3521 Richland Avenue, Metairie, LA 70002
"Peristyle Residences Richland House is a spacious and elegant Metairie assisted living residential home on Richland Avenue serves 8 residents and offers all private rooms. A trio of pine trees..." More

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Peristyle Henican House

Provides: Assisted Living
5511 Meadowdale, Metairie, LA 70003
"Peristyle Residences assisted living homes are located across New Orleans, Metairie and the West Bank. We provide aging seniors with the care they need in a comfortable, luxurious and secure..." More

14 Assisted Living Facilities near Metairie, LA

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HomeLife in the Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
1101 Aline St, New Orleans, LA 70115
"My husband and I were both impressed with HomeLife in the Gardens, and we would not mind being there ourselves. The staff was competent, and the woman who was the director of the place was very..." More

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St. Margaret's at Belleville Assisted...

Provides: Assisted Living
813 Pelican Ave, New Orleans, LA 70114
"My friend has moved in to St. Margaret's at Belleville Assisted Living. It's a little more expensive than some facilities, but it's an excellent place. Everyone is friendly. They have a lot of..." More

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Ville Ste. Marie Senior Living Community

Provides: Assisted Living
4112 Jefferson Hwy, Jefferson, LA 70121
"I want to move to Ville Ste. Marie, but they don’t have an open apartment, so I’m on a waiting list. I like the way the apartments seemed open with a lot of light in them. They have a fair amount..." More

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Tranquil Living

Provides: Assisted Living
4500 Leo Stree, Marrero, LA 70072
"Absolutely love this facility. " More

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Laketown Village

Provides: Assisted Living
1600 Joe Yenni Blvd, Kenner, LA 70065
"I found the staff to be very caring. The facility was exceptionally clean. The residents seemed engaged with the activity they were involved with. " More

Poydras Home

Provides: Assisted Living
5354 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
"Poydras Home is very close to our house. My daughter and I can walk there and we can visit my mom often. We also know other people whose parents are there. My mom will move there on October 16...." More

Vista Shores

Provides: Assisted Living
5958 St. Bernard Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70122
"I placed my husband in the memory care of Vista Shores. It really has a home atmosphere, and the staff is really caring. It's beautiful, it's right on the water, you can see the water from the..." More

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Inspired Living at Kenner

Provides: Assisted Living
3801 Loyola Drive, Kenner, LA 70065
"I like Inspired Living at Kenner. I like the setup that they have, but not the contract. I also don't like the fact that they don't check their equipment prior to issuing it because my dad had a..." More

St Francis Villa Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
10411 Jefferson Highway, River Ridge, LA 70123
"I moved my mother into St. Francis Villa almost two years ago this coming April. She is very happy living there and her overall well being has much improved. I live out of state so my Aunt,..." More

Lambeth House

Provides: Assisted Living
150 Broadway, New Orleans, LA 70118
"The staff interacts well with residents, and truly appear to care for their well-being. Staff members assist my relative with daily routines, including hygiene and dressing, as she now resides in..." More

Wynhoven Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1050 A Medical Center Boulevard, Marrero, LA 70072
"We went to Wynhoven Living Center. That's the only one I've checked out so far. I believe there's a waiting list, but I am not sure. They said they would call if there will be an opening. The staff..." More

Chateau De Notre Dame

Provides: Assisted Living
2832 Burdette St, New Orleans, LA 70125

Westminister Tower

Provides: Assisted Living
2301 Idaho Avenue, Kenner, LA 70062
"My grandmother lived in an assisted living facility. She enjoyed living there. The facility was set up like a hotel. There were many floors, perhaps more than six or seven. Each resident had their..." More

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Peristyle Lakeview House

Provides: Assisted Living
858 Mouton Street, New Orleans, LA 70124
"Lakeview House overlooks an attractive sloping walkway that leads up between rows of shrubbery to the entrance, where hallways lead right and left from a comfortable seating area to the five..." More

Assisted Living near Metairie, LA

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Metairie

  • Review of Beau Maison

    Mom is in one of the houses of Peristyle Residences called the Beau Mason, and it is gorgeous, very bright, clean, and gets lots of light. The staff is wonderful, very warm, kind, very patient, and... Read more

    Melissa
  • Review of Sunrise of Metairie

    Sunrise of Metairie was our second choice. It was a little restrictive in terms of the ability to move around in. The residents were stuck on the fourth floo,r so it seemed like a jail. They didn’t... Read more

    Carl
  • Review of Sunrise of Metairie

    Sunrise was a first-class facility; they took us to the entire facility and the memory care. It was very clean, in excellent shape, and had very nice people, but it was too expensive for my mom. We... Read more

    edward283605
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Metairie

Metairie, Louisiana is located a short 8 miles from New Orleans. Seniors who choose to live in one of the 12 assisted living communities in the city or one of the 14 in neighboring cities can enjoy the quiet life that comes with rural living, but can also enjoy the bustling fun of the big tourist city nearby.

The Louisiana Department of Health regulates the assisted living communities in the state, including those in Metairie. It divides these into four levels of care, each of which has its own requirements. Seniors should find a community that can meet their needs.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Metairie

  • Metairie has an average of 220 sunny days per year, which is more than the country’s average. This gives seniors a chance to get out more an enjoy the outdoors. Summers are hot with July highs averaging around 91 degrees Fahrenheit, but the winters are mild. The lows in January average around 44 degrees Fahrenheit. The area is impacted by hurricanes sometimes, but a warning is usually available when an evacuation is necessary.

  • Seniors who have respiratory conditions might not find Metairie a suitable location since the air quality is a bit lower than the national average. The city’s air quality score is 48, but the national average is 58. The higher the score, the better the air quality.

  • The cost of living in this city is a tad higher than the national average. The nation as a whole comes in at 100 for this index. Metairie’s index is 104.3. Seniors shouldn’t let this scare them away, though, because housing is the largest factor in the cost of living index. The cost of health needs here is actually lower than the nation's average with an index of only 95.

  • Crime is a bit more common in Metairie than in the country as a whole. The violent crime rate for the city is 43.9, which is higher than the national average of 31.1. The property crime rate is 45.3, which his higher than the national average of 38.1.

  • The Jefferson Council on Aging maintains the Metairie Senior Center, a one-stop shop for arts and culture in the city. The center offers seniors a chance to exercise and go on field trips. Art classes, sports events, health activities and screenings, quilting, porcelain making, dance classes and computer classes are a sampling of what you can find here.

  • The Metairie area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children and East Jefferson General Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


Paying for Assisted Living in Metairie

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Louisiana

$4,000.00 US
$3,914.00 Metairie
$3,500.00 Marrero
$3,483.00 Mandeville
$3,383.00 Covington
$2,400.00 New Orleans
$2,355.00 Slidell
$2,250.00 Kenner

Assisted Living costs in Metairie start around $3,914 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 Metairie 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 Metairie

Louisiana offers several Medicaid Waivers and other programs, including the Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly, the Community Choices Waiver, and Long-Term Personal Care Services, that might be useful for senior citizens.

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

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 Metairie

Metairie 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.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Metairie

Metairie-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.