30 Assisted Living Facilities near Bel Air, MD

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Bel Air, MD

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Lorien Bel Air

Provides: Assisted Living
1909 Emmorton Road, Bel Air, MD 21015
"Lorien Bel Air was great, clean, modern, efficient, and seemed very good. The staff seemed efficient, and the rooms were clean and small but fine. They have a full calendar of activities, like a..." More

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Commonwealth Senior Living at Bel Air

Provides: Assisted Living
1415 St. Francis Road, Bel Air, MD 21014
"It was wonderful. The people looked happy, there’s plenty to do, and the apartment itself was wonderful and a good size. The dining room was nice, had plenty of room, and was nicely decorated. " More

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Brightview Avondell

Provides: Assisted Living
128 West Ring Factory Rd., Bel Air, MD 21014
" Brightview Avondell is a rental retirement community, so no large entrance fee is required. Independent Living has a variety of apartment floor plans in studio, 1- or 2-bedroom, and 1- or..." More

Jacob's Well Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
522 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air, MD 21015
"My mom was here for almost a year before she passed at Jacobs Well on July 31st. I visited mom almost every day, we were so pleased with Jacobs Well, including the kind and caring owners, Bill..." More

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Brightview of Bel Air

Provides: Assisted Living
300 West Ring Factory Road, Bel Air, MD 21014
"The layout of Brightview of Bel Air looked good. It was updated and very nice inside. It had a couple of floors to it. I saw a couple of the rooms that they had available at the time; they were..." More

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Bel Air Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
144 N Hickory Ave, Bel Air, MD 21014
"We visited Bel Air Assisted Living, and it's a very pleasant place. The rooms are really nice and set up the way you need. It has a pleasant atmosphere for an elderly person. " More

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The Cottages of Perry Hall

Provides: Assisted Living
9900 Walther Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21234
"My brother is in The Cottages of Perry Hall. We're very pleased with them, they take very good care of him, and the staff is very good, and very efficient. Every time we'd call and check on him,..." More

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Dulaney Valley Assisted Living at Bal...

Provides: Assisted Living
5001 Carroll Manor Road, Baldwin, MD 21093
"We have an excellent reputation throughout the community for the care that we render. Our philosophy has always been "Aging in Place" which means that should our residents experience a decline in..." More

Hart Heritage Estate

Provides: Assisted Living
1915 Rock Spring Road, Forest Hill, MD 21050
"My aunt was a resident of Hart Heritage for a year before she passed away. The staff was exceptional. I lived out of state, and she wasn't able to live by herself, then with the COVID outbreak,..." More

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Glen Meadows Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
11630 Glen Arm Road, Glen Arm, MD 21057
"My 93 year old father was living in another local retirement community in Towson. Four years ago the price of his apartment was going up dramatically, so I decided to compare where he was living to..." More

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Forest Hill Heights, LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Colgate Road, Forest Hill, MD 21050
"This facility has very caring and attentive personnel. They take great care in making sure that your loved one is well taken care of. The rooms are spacious, and have their own bathrooms. The..." More

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Brightview Perry Hall

Provides: Assisted Living
9657 Bel Air Road, Nottingham, MD 21236
"Brightview Perry Hall was pleasant. It's a very nice facility, but it's pricier than the other two places I visited. They had activities when I was going through the tour. They also have another..." More

Hart Heritage

Provides: Assisted Living
3708 Grier Nursery Rd, Street, MD 21154
"My dear hard workers, Your kindness really mad a difference, your thoughtfulness really touched my heart, the gratitude I feel really can't be put into words. Thank you for all that you did to..." More

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Hummingbird Manor Assisted Living Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
452 W. Bel Air Avenue, Aberdeen, MD 21015
"My aunt was a resident at Hummingbird for 3 years. She was happy and well taken care of. The staff provided phenominal care to her and the other residents. My aunt was able to maintain her..." More

Young At Heart I

Provides: Assisted Living
1520 Philadelphia Road, Joppa, MD 21085
"The staff was warm, professional, and informative. Unfortunately my Mother was there at the height of covid 19. Pat the administrator gave my Mother personal attention care and treatment. It kept..." More

Joyous Living

Provides: Assisted Living
11130 Philadelphia Road, White Marsh, MD 21162
"Joyous Living was an excellent place. The owner built it so she would have a place for her parents to go to. They were very friendly, and they know all their residents by name. Everything was..." More

Ma Maison Senior Assisted Living Faci...

Provides: Assisted Living
9404 Belair Rd, Nottingham, MD 21236
"My grandmother is a resident of this facility. She had been at a large impersonal facility, but due to a variety of reasons, it did not work out. . Ma Maison is an unassuming place. The staff..." More

Liv-N-Well Assisted Living Facility

Provides: Assisted Living
41 East Bel Air Avenue, Aberdeen, MD 21001
"Liv -N- Well Assisted Living facility has spacious rooms. Well trained and certified staff. Food is great and residents are happy. I visited family there and will recommend Liv-N-Well to any family " More

madonna heritage

Provides: Assisted Living
3982 Norrisville Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
"Diet of residents is questionable at times. Meals range from healthy to junk food. Rooms are small but quaint and well furnished. For the most part caretakers are kind and helpful. However, I..." More

Smith's Care For The Elderly

Provides: Assisted Living
1205 Hanson Road, Edgewood, MD 21040
"My grandfather was a resident of Smiths Care For The Elderly. He passed away a couple months ago. During his time their, our family went through tough times. It was tough for us to remove him from..." More

Angels Among Us

Provides: Assisted Living
12820 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21220
"We didn't care for Angels Among Us at all. Two people wouldn't even fit in the hallway. However, the people were all pleasant, nice, and answered all our questions, and the residents seemed happy..." More

Quail Run Assisted Living #1

Provides: Assisted Living
9906 Walther Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21234

Quail Run Assisted Living #2

Provides: Assisted Living
9904 Walther Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21234

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Nichols Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1111 Hanson Road, Edgewood, MD 21040
"Nichols Senior Care is locally owned assisted living care home with 16 residents. Nichols Senior Care is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of care..." More

Ma Maison Iii

Provides: Assisted Living
9412 Belair Road, Nottingham, MD 21236

Top Of The Hill Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1302 Quaker Church Road, Street, MD 21154

Young At Heart Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
1518 Philadelphia Road, Joppa, MD 21085

Dacota (The)

Provides: Assisted Living
468 West Bel Air Avenue, Aberdeen, MD 21001

Dacota Paradise Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
603 West Bel Air Avenue, Aberdeen, MD 21001

Senator Bob Hooper House

Provides: Assisted Living
2007 Klein Plaza Drive, Forest Hill, MD 21050

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Bel Air

    Many residents consider Bel Air “the heart of Harford County,” which they officially deem the “new center of opportunity.” Seniors can enjoy Bel Air’s historic preservation, arts and culture. Americans voted Bel Air the seventh best city for a healthy retirement. The town has six assisted living facilities for seniors to choose from, and 39 other communities nearby. Each facility provides care and remains safe due to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene regulations.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Bel Air

    • In Maryland, unlike places such as California, there are four definite seasons. It rains, snows or has other precipitation 22 percent, or 81 days, of the year. During the winter months, Bel Air receives 22 inches of snow annually. 
    • The American Lung Association gives Bel Air an “F” rating because the town has many high ozone days. Compared to Washington, D.C. or Baltimore, 39 percent of its population, mainly those age 65 and over, have a reduced risk of experiencing complications due to Bel Air's quality of air.
    • The cost of living index is significantly higher in Bel Air (126) and all of Marlyland (125) than the national index (100). Low-income seniors may not be able to save money here.
    • The crime rates of both violent and property crime in Bel Air is higher than national rates. Seniors are advised to take safety precautions when traveling out of their assisted living communities.
    • Bel Air has a walk score of 73, so active seniors can get around the city with ease for errands and fun. In Bel Air, seniors can shop along the Potomac River boardwalk, have a flavorful dining experience with celebrity chefs, take a leisure walk in Heavenly Waters Park or visit the Hays House Museum. 
    • The Bel Air area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center and Harford Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Bel Air

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Maryland

    $5,134.00 Bel Air
    $4,000.00 US
    $2,800.00 Edgewood

    Assisted Living costs in Bel Air start around $5,134 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 Bel Air 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 Bel Air

    Many seniors in Bel Air and all of Maryland receive help to pay for care with Medicaid’s Home and Community Based Waiver if they meet the eligibility criteria. Also, for those who qualify, another source of financial support is available in Bel Air for long-term care with the Senior Assisted Living Group Home Subsidy Program.    

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Bel Air

    Bel Air 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 Bel Air, please visit our Assisted Living in Maryland page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Bel Air

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

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    Assisted Living near Bel Air, MD

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Bel Air

    • Review of Bel Air Assisted Living

      We placed my grandmother in this facility, believing she would be safe and well cared for by a skilled, honest and compassionate staff. We were mistaken. Realizing our error, we began the process o... Read more

      melissagibson
    • Review of Brightview of Bel Air

      Brightview of Bel Air is quite luxurious with beautiful furnishings and surroundings. They have a garden area where residents could walk outside, yet it is still enclosed so that they aren't going ... Read more

      Debbie
    • Review of Lorien Bel Air

      Lorien Bel Air was great, clean, modern, efficient, and seemed very good. The staff seemed efficient, and the rooms were clean and small but fine. They have a full calendar of activities, like a bu... Read more

      Lisa
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