14 Assisted Living Facilities near Auburn, MA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Auburn, MA

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Caring Star 2013

Brookdale Eddy Pond East

Provides: Assisted Living
669 Washington Street, Auburn, MA 01501
"The grounds and interior of the building were beautifully decorated and always clean. The level paved walking path around the building encouraged outdoor walking. There are amenities like a..." More

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Brookdale Eddy Pond West

Provides: Assisted Living
669 Washington Street, Auburn, MA 01501
"My grandmother lives here and the building is nice along with the apartments however, for the price people pay to live here it is lacking in some important areas. One of which is that the..." More

Life Care Center of Auburn

Provides: Assisted Living
14 MASONIC CIRCLE, Auburn, MA 01501
"I thought that the rooms were very clean and nice in this facility. Each room had 2 patients with room for visitors. The rooms were set up like a home, not clod like a hospital at all. in fact the..." More

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Caring Star 2020

Dodge Park Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Randolph Road, Worcester, MA 01606
"Very satisfied with Dodge Park ,it's staff is very caring and helpful.Would highly recommend Dodge Park." More

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Caring Star 2020

Oasis At Dodge Park

Provides: Assisted Living
102 Randolph Road, Worcester, MA 01606
"My Mother is very well taken care of, the food is great, and the staff is excellent. And currently the management, and staff have done an extraordinary job keeping Covid19 out of the building and..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Benchmark Senior Living at Shrewsbury...

Provides: Assisted Living
311 Main Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545
"We went to Benchmark at Shrewsbury Crossings. It was beautiful and very nice. They took us around and showed us all of their different rooms and accommodations. The ones that were available were..." More

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Tatnuck Park at Worcester

Provides: Assisted Living
340 May Street, Worcester, MA 01602
"Tatnuck Park at Worcester was homey. They're able to care for someone in my father's condition because he was essentially a three person assist at the time. It's one of the few places around that..." More

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The Overlook

Provides: Assisted Living
88 Masonic Home Road, Charlton, MA 01507
"I cannot say enough about how my mother was treated while in the dementia unit at Overlook. The staff was beyond exceptional. From the moment you walk into the doors you are greeted by a..." More

Whitney Place at Northbridge

Provides: Assisted Living
85 Beaumont Drive, Box 940, Northbridge, MA 01534
"My mother is doing really good at Belmont (Whitney Place). They do excellent too, and it’s very clean as well. The staff is very courteous and helpful. They’re helping my mom get back on her feet..." More

The Health Center at The Willows

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Barry Road, Worcester, MA 01609
"At The Willows at Worcester, the rooms were extremely nice, and the place looked very nice. We liked everything about it. It was large, well kept, and relatively new. The lady that showed us around..." More

Eisenberg Assisted Living Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
631 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609
"We chose the Eisenberg because it was nearby. The people there all seemed wonderful and happy. We did a lot of research, and we liked the space of the secure memory unit. " More

Notre Dame du Lac

Provides: Assisted Living
555 Plantation St., Worcester, MA 01605
"Notre Dame is a topnotch facility. It's an excellent place. My friend is there and he is now considering it his home and he is very happy there. Everybody was so welcoming and all of them are..." More

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Christopher Heights of Worcester

Provides: Assisted Living
20 Mary Scano Drive, Worcester, MA 01605
"This place seems like a sincere senior Care facility. No place that I know of has so many pleasant personalities. The activities keep many of the residents active. They cheer eachother on filling..." More

Christopher Heights of Webster

Provides: Assisted Living
338 Thompson Road, Webster, MA 01570
"It’s excellent. The atmosphere is great; it’s bright and cheery. She’s very happy. They have a lot of activities going on every day. They have arts and crafts and take them places. It’s really..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Auburn

    Auburn, Massachusetts, is a dynamic city with a population of more than 15,000 people, a growing number of whom are senior citizens. For those seniors and their families trying to find the right assisted living community, the Auburn area offers at least 25 different options. Three of these communities are located within the city of Auburn, and another 22 can be found in neighboring towns. In Massachusetts, assisted living facilities are formally called Assisted Living Residences (ALRs). They are licensed and regulated by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs (EOEA).

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Auburn

    • Seniors who select an assisted living community in Auburn should be prepared for inclement winter weather, with lows in the 10s and an average of around 52 inches of snow annually.
    • Auburn is more affordable for seniors than most communities in Massachusetts. The city's cost of living is 24 percent below the state average.
    • Assisted living communities in Auburn may offer their senior residents outings and day trips to enjoy the city's arts and culture. Notable attractions in the area include the Auburn Mall, Lemansky Park, the Pakachoag Golf Course and the Auburn Historical Museum.
    • Auburn has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Auburn Council on Aging, an organization that provides information and community referrals for seniors as well as one senior center.
    • The Auburn area is home to world-class medical facilities, including UMass Memorial Health Care, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • The Worcester Regional Transit Authority (WRTA) serves Auburn and surrounding communities. Seniors can receive discounted bus fares with proper identification. WRTA offers safe, reliable transportation, including paratransit services for seniors and disabled persons.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Auburn

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Massachusetts

    $6,337.00 Worcester
    $4,000.00 Clinton
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,895.00 Auburn
    $3,116.00 Milford
    $2,300.00 Marlborough

    Assisted Living costs in Auburn start around $3,895 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 Auburn 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 Auburn

    In Auburn and throughout the state of Massachusetts, seniors with limited incomes can for apply for financial aid to help pay for assisted living services through Group Adult Foster Care (GAFC). Seniors who are Social Security Income (SSI) recipients may also be able to get help paying for room and board costs through the state’s optional supplement program.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Auburn

    Auburn 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 Auburn, please visit our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Auburn

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

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    Assisted Living near Auburn, MA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Auburn

    • Review of Brookdale Eddy Pond East

      The grounds and interior of the building were beautifully decorated and always clean. The level paved walking path around the building encouraged outdoor walking. There are amenities like a haird... Read more

      Mary Lou Boudreau
    • Review of Brookdale Eddy Pond East

      My sister is doing fine at Brookdale Eddy Pond East. The only complaint she has is about the quality of the food, which is not that good. The people there are friendly, the staff is treating her we... Read more

      ReviewerAT0123
    • Review of Brookdale Eddy Pond West

      My grandmother lives here and the building is nice along with the apartments however, for the price people pay to live here it is lacking in some important areas. One of which is that the activitie... Read more

      NewEngland09
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