32 Assisted Living Facilities near Methuen, MA

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Methuen, MA


Grace Morgan House

Provides: Assisted Living
489 Prospect Street, Methuen, MA 01844
"Grace Morgan was a much older community that wasn't very large, but it was very nice, well-maintained, and very clean. It was like being at home. The parking was adequate. They offered shuttle..." More

Methuen Village at Riverwalk Park

Provides: Assisted Living
4 Gleason Street, Methuen, MA 01844
"My mother-in-law has been at Methuen Village at Riverwalk Park for a little over a week now. So far, I like it. They take good care of her. The place is really nice and they have little apartments...." More

30 Assisted Living Facilities near Methuen, MA

Caring Star 2016

Greystone Farm at Salem

Provides: Assisted Living
242 Main Street, Salem, NH 03079
"The rooms are nice friendly and clean a bit on the small side but nothing to complain about. They are still lovely. The staff is absolutely amazing. They like family and that’s they way they..." More

Caring Star 2013

Benchmark Senior Living at Haverhill ...

Provides: Assisted Living
254 Amesbury Road, Haverhill, MA 01830
"We settled on Haverhill Crossings. We’re very happy with it. It was a very easy process as they had been very accommodating. It seems to be a high class place. All of the help from the top right..." More

Caring Star 2015

Benchmark Senior Living at Chelmsford...

Provides: Assisted Living
199 Chelmsford Street, Chelmsford, MA 01824
"Benchmark Senior Living at Chelmsford Crossings was very nice and well maintained. The people who worked there were very nice and very friendly. The grounds were lovely. It would have been far more..." More


Pine Hills Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
35 N Lowell Road, Windham, NH 03087
"Mom is very happy here! Being a facility with only 16 rooms makes it better for her to stay focused with her friends she has made there. The staff is very dedicated and experienced. It is very..." More

Caring Star 2015

Atria Marland Place

Provides: Assisted Living
15 Stevens Street, Andover, MA 01810
"My mom is now at Atria Marland Place. We interviewed with them and decided that we like what they offered. At Atria Marland, they were upfront with everything. Unlike just about every place that we..." More


Blaire House of Tewksbury

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Erlin Terrace, Tewksbury, MA 01876
"We chose Blaire House of Tewksbury because we had the lowest number of memory care patients on the floor. We thought that they provided a little bit more personalized care because it was a small..." More


Ashland Farm at North Andover

Provides: Assisted Living
700 Chickering Road, North Andover, MA 01845
"Ashland Farm is excellent, and the manager and the support staff took their time and explained everything. The facility itself was much brighter and had a homier atmosphere. The activities are..." More


Wingate Residences at Haverhill

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Residences Way, Haverhill, MA 01830
"At Wingate Residences at Haverhill, you can look forward to living at the level of independence to which you’re accustomed, with the opportunity to transition to different levels of care as your..." More


Bayberry at Emerald Court

Provides: Assisted Living
2000 Emerald Court, Tewksbury, MA 01876
"Bayberry at Emerald Court is a very attractive facility. My mom's care and resources are excellent. The residents are outstanding. I couldn't say enough good things about it. They have two-bedroom..." More

Caring Star 2015

The Residence at Freeman Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
4 Technology Drive, North Chelmsford, MA 01863
"Brookdale North Chelmsford has all kinds of things going on and off campus, like classes, movies, internet cafes, and a shuttle that goes a couple days a week back and forth to Walmart. I have a..." More

Ivy Hill Court

Provides: Assisted Living
337 Main Street, Haverhill, MA 01830
"The Stevens-Bennett home is a wonderful assisted-living home for elderly ladies, I always got the sense that the ladies were well taken care of snd happy in their environment. The staff is kind and..." More

The Arbors at Dracut

Provides: Assisted Living
21 Broadway Road, Dracut, MA 01826
"My mother-in-law moved to The Arbors approximately a year and half ago when the facility was just opening. She was extremely nervous about this move but we knew it was in her best interest. To our..." More


Grace House of Windham

Provides: Assisted Living
23 Mammoth Rd, Windham, NH 03087
"My Mother was one of the first residents of Grace House. She lived there for over 7 years. I cannot say enough about the wonderful staff and it's owners, Sue and Neil. My Mother was extremely well..." More


Brightview North Andover

Provides: Assisted Living
1275 Turnpike Street, North Andover, MA 01845
"Everyone at Brightview was very accommodating, but the physical setup was not what my aunt was looking for. It was a beautiful facility, but it was long hallways as opposed to pod living. " More


The Residence at Salem Woods

Provides: Assisted Living
6 Sally Sweet's Way, Salem, NH 03079
"My father moved into the Residence at Salem Woods. It's absolutely gorgeous, he has a beautiful apartment there, he's well cared for, and love the staff. His apartment is very well-cared for, it..." More

Fairview Nursing Home

Provides: Assisted Living
203 Lowell Road,, Hudson, NH 03051
"We chose the Laurel Place for my friend because they meet her needs. She is an ALS patient. They have all kinds of services, and people come in for entertainment. They have crafts. They have a..." More

Prescott House

Provides: Assisted Living
140 Prescott St, North Andover, MA 01845
"Presscott House had a very high state rating. I think it's a very good facility. It's clean, orderly, well-managed, and they communicate well about my brother-in-law's status. The staff is very..." More

Windham Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
3 Church St, Windham, NH 03087
"Windham Terrace was very nice, but we felt it was too expensive for us. We wouldn't be comfortable worrying if we would have enough money for the rent every month. But it was very nice and it had a..." More

All American Assisted Living at Londo...

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Button Drive, Londonderry, NH 03053
"All American Assisted Living at Londonderry has both residential and assisted living. The layout was very good. The shared apartment units had individual bedrooms with a shared living area. There..." More

Merrimack River Valley House

Provides: Assisted Living
520 Fletcher Street, Lowell, MA 01854
"I am happy to have had the pleasure of working at this facility. God Bless all of the staff and residents as they go through this time of transition. Best to each and every one during the upcoming..." More


Sutton Hill Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1801 Turnpike Street, North Andover, MA 01845
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Palm Center

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Parkhurst Rd, Chelmsford, MA 01824

Life Care Center of Merrimack Valley

Provides: Assisted Living
80 Boston Road, North Billerica, MA 01862
"rooms were very clean. staff were very involved great music activities LIE CARE CENTER IN BILLERICA AS AN AMAZING FACILITY FROM THE ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF TO NURSING, REHAB, TO HARD..." More


Provides: Assisted Living
100 Water Street, Haverhill, MA 01830
"The facility is clean and well kept. They have a nice oustide area for both relaxing and gardening which is nice for seniors that would like to tend a garden. There is also access to a deck on..." More

Academy Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
89 Morton St, Andover, MA 01810
"I went to Academy Manor, and I liked it. I thought it was very homey especially for people in that age range. The bedroom was not very institutional looking. It looked like a regular bedroom. With..." More

Willow Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
30 Princeton Blvd, Lowell, MA 01851
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Fairhaven Healthcare Center

Provides: Assisted Living
476 Varnum Ave, Lowell, MA 01854

The Oxford

Provides: Assisted Living
689 Main St, Haverhill, MA 01830

Genesis Healthcare Academy Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
89 Morton Street, Andover, MA 01810


Stone Hill at Andover

Provides: Assisted Living
141 Elm Street, Andover, MA 01810
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    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Methuen

    Originally organized as a town in 1725, Methuen, Massachusetts is a historic community of close to 50,000 residents. Around 15% of the population are seniors aged 65 and older who may require some degree of help with activities of daily living. Communities known in Methuen, and throughout the state, as Assisted Living Residences (ALRs) are available to provide this care. There are 38 of these facilities in the Methuen area, all of which are certified and regulated by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs (EOEA).

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Methuen

    • Seniors in Methuen can enjoy a variety of arts and culture opportunities. The town is home to many historic landmarks, including Nevins Memorial Library, the Searles building, Tenney Gatehouse, and the Civil War Monument, as well the historical Methuen Memorial Music Hall, which houses the Great Organ. Seniors can also enjoy an afternoon at The LOOP, which offers a mix of shops, dining and entertainment in one convenient location, or get active and take a walk on the Methuen Rail Trail.
    • On average, the Methuen area sees some type of precipitation 126 days each year, including about 48 inches of rain and 56 inches of snow annually. Winter temperatures can drop below 20 degrees, though summers are quite comfortable, with highs in the low 80s.
    • Though lower than the statewide average of 139, the cost of living in Methuen is higher than the U.S. national average of 100, which is something that seniors may need to consider when budgeting for an ALR. It receives an index score of 128.8, largely due to high housing costs.
    • Crime rates in Methuen are much lower than the national average, which could offer seniors peace of mind. On a scale to 100, Methuen scores a 13.1 for violent crime and 26.8 for property crime, compared to 22.7 and 35.4 in the same categories on a national level.
    • Methuen has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Methuen Department of Elder Affairs/Council on Aging, an organization that runs the Methuen Senior Activity Center, which offers a gathering place for retirees of all ages and hosts a meal program, weekly scheduled activities, crafting classes and organized day trips.
    • The Merrimack Valley Regional Transit Authority (MVRTA) serves the northeast corner of Massachusetts, including Methuen. Seniors over the age of 60 are eligible for reduced fare rates. The MVRTA's Office of Special Services also offers alternative transportation options for elderly residents, such as EZ Trans curb-to-curb transportation, Ring & Ride and Medi-Ride.

    Note: Data on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Methuen

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Massachusetts

    $6,850.00 Salem
    $6,195.00 Andover
    $5,370.00 Tewksbury
    $4,950.00 North Andover
    $4,747.00 Haverhill
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,500.00 Methuen
    $2,950.00 Windham

    Assisted Living costs in Methuen start around $3,500 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 Methuen 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 Methuen

    In addition to the coverage provided by Massachusetts' Medicaid State Plan program, seniors in Methuen can receive financial support to help with the cost of care at an ALR through the Group Adult Foster Care program and Money Follows the Person (MFP) waiver program. For seniors with low income, an optional state supplement (OSS) can be added to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payments to help supplement the cost of room and board.

    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 Methuen

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Methuen

    Methuen-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Methuen

    • Review of Grace Morgan House

      Grace Morgan House's people were very friendly and helpful. The facility, however, was not that good. It's an old house. They have shared and private rooms. The dining room was small, and it double... Read more

    • Review of Methuen Village at Riverwalk Park

      My mother-in-law has been at Methuen Village at Riverwalk Park for a little over a week now. So far, I like it. They take good care of her. The place is really nice and they have little apartments.... Read more

    • Review of Grace Morgan House

      Grace Morgan was a much older community that wasn't very large, but it was very nice, well-maintained, and very clean. It was like being at home. The parking was adequate. They offered shuttle serv... Read more

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