12 Assisted Living Facilities near Shreveport, LA

9 Assisted Living Facilities in Shreveport, 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

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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 Cottages at The Glen

Provides: Assisted Living
425 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
"The Gables is very accommodating to my special needs. There is a nurse on staff 24 hours every day of the week. The facility is very clean. They provide transportation to and from doctors at no..." 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 and Centr...

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

3 Assisted Living Facilities near Shreveport, LA

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Bloom at Bossier

Provides: Assisted Living
4828 Medical Drive, Bossier City, LA 71112
"We have decided on Bloom at Bossier. We have a reservation for a studio apartment for my mom. The staff was very nice, professional, and the food was very good home-cooking. We visited some of the..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Brookdale Bossier City

Provides: Assisted Living
2540 Beene Boulevard, Bossier City, LA 71111
"We took my mom to Brookdale Bossier City, which is near where my mother, sister-in-law, and brother are, so we thought that would probably be the best. Of the places we visited, it was the most..." More

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Savannah Grand of Bossier City

Provides: Assisted Living
4770 Brandon Boulevard, Bossier City, LA 71111
"I have a friend that lived at this place for about a year, until his health made him transfer to a nursing home. He was given the best of care. My friend Joe, could be a grumpy old man, however,..." More

Assisted Living near Shreveport, LA

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Shreveport

  • Review of Montclair Park Assisted Living

    Water leaks from the ceiling.. from plumbing issues.. roaches... everywhere.. LACK OF COMMUNICATION.. to many people are trying to be in charge... Read more

    Danielle reed
  • Review of The Gables at Spring Lake Assisted Living

    The food is terrible they are supposed to give you a ride to places like to Walmart which they refuse to do if they give you a ride to a doctor you will be an hour late the manager is never availab... Read more

    Jon albert
  • Review of The Gables at Spring Lake Assisted Living

    The Gables is very accommodating to my special needs. There is a nurse on staff 24 hours every day of the week. The facility is very clean. They provide transportation to and from doctors at no ext... Read more

    Annie Stringer
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Shreveport

Shreveport, La., is the most populous city in the Shreveport-Bossier area — 14 percent of residents are 65 and over. There are casinos and restaurants for seniors who like a bit of excitement and lakes and bayous for those who prefer to relax by the water. There are also 12 assisted living facilities in and around Shreveport, all of which are regulated by the Louisiana Department of Health. Such facilities are defined by the state as those having two or more unrelated residents in need of assistance with personal care, such as bathing, grooming, eating and medication assistance. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Shreveport

  • The air quality in the Shreveport, Louisiana is considered to be good. It receives an overall "B" rating from the National Lung Association for ozone days and an "A" rating for particulates, making the city a good place to live for seniors with respiratory conditions.

  • The cost of living in Shreveport is 17 percent less than the national average. The cost of groceries and utilities, in particular, are less in Shreveport than the U.S. average, which could be helpful for seniors on a budget.

  • Shreveport, located in extreme northwest Louisiana along the Red River,  known for its hot, steamy summers, rainy springs and mild winters. The average high temperature in January is 57 degrees Fahrenheitand the average high temperature in July is 93 degrees.

  • Crime is a big problem in Shreveport, as it is in many other cities in Louisiana. The crime rate in Shreveport has increased by eight percent in recent years, making it 126 percent higher than the national average.

  • SporTran provides extensive public bus transportation within Shreveport and between the city and nearby Bossier City. In addition, the Bossier Council on Aging offers on-demand non-emergency transportation for seniors (age 60 and older), with advance reservations.

  • Shreveport, Louisiana offers a number of cultural opportunities. The city is home to the R.W. Norton Museum of Art, the Shreveport Waterworks Museum and Louisiana Boardwalk. Most of the attractions and events in Shreveport offer some kind of senior discount, although the qualifying age varies.


Paying for Assisted Living in Shreveport

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Louisiana

$4,000.00 US
$3,347.00 Texarkana
$2,906.00 Bossier City
$2,814.00 Longview
$2,695.00 Marshall
$2,450.00 Jefferson
$2,265.00 Shreveport

Assisted Living costs in Shreveport 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 Shreveport 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 Shreveport

Eligible seniors Shreveport, Louisiana seniors can find a number of state and federal assistance programs to help with the cost of an assisted living facility. These include the Community Choices Waiver (CCW) and Supplemental Security Income Category G.

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 Shreveport

Shreveport 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 Shreveport

Shreveport-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.