15 Assisted Living Facilities near Moorhead, MN

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Moorhead, MN

Eventide Lutheran Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1405 SOUTH 7TH STREET, Moorhead, MN 56560
" We take living personally. Eventide’s assisted living provides residents with a safe, supportive and stress-free environment that keeps them socially involved, physically active and..." More

4 Seasons At Moorhead

Provides: Assisted Living
2901 6th Avenue North, Moorhead, MN 56560

River Pointe of Moorhead

Provides: Assisted Living
2401 South 11th Street, Moorhead, MN 56560

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Eventide Fairmont

Provides: Assisted Living
801 2nd Ave. N., Moorhead, MN 56560
"Eventide Fairmont is located in a beautiful historic landmark building near downtown Moorhead. The inviting interior exudes warmth and charm, yet offers the comfort, safety and convenience of..." More

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Ecumen Evergreens of Fargo

Provides: Assisted Living
1401 W Gateway Cir S, Fargo, ND 58103
"I have heard complaints about the food - not only from my family member but from other residents as well. I was disappointed in the lack of staff and special events for residents throughout..." More

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Kind-er Care Assisted Living Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2235 Shiloh Street, West Fargo, ND 58078
"Kind-er Care Assisted Living Home is a beautiful facility, very clean, but it was too small for my mom and dad. They're a little more active than most of those people that were there in the..." More

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Provides: Assisted Living
5300 12th Street South, Fargo, ND 58104
"My mom likes it there at Riverview. She says the food is good. They have a library and a pool, and the apartment itself is arranged nicely. It's a nice apartment with big windows, it's not gloomy,..." More

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New Perspective | West Fargo

Provides: Assisted Living
645 33rd Avenue East, West Fargo, ND 58078
"New Perspective - West Fargo has everything that we need. It's lovely and brand new. It's got a beautiful dining area, and they had their own chef there. They had tons of activities. We felt that..." More

Edgewood in Fargo

Provides: Assisted Living
4420 37 Ave S, Fargo, ND 58104
"My visit at Edgewood Vista of Fargo was good. The staff was very friendly, they took us on a tour, and it was fine. We did not actually tour the rooms because my dad did not qualify for their..." More

Touchmark At Harwood Groves

Provides: Assisted Living
1200 Harwood Dr, Fargo, ND 58104
"My mother will be moving into Touchmark at Harwood Groves. It was very nice, modern, and large, and the food smelled excellent and looked good. The facility smelled good. The people were very..." More

Eventide Fargo

Provides: Assisted Living
3225 51st Street South, Fargo, ND 58104
"Eventide Fargo was my personal favorite. The staff were phenomenal. They were wonderful. The facility was gorgeous and their programs were fantastic. I wanted to move there myself. My father-in-law..." More

Serenity Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1125 OAKVIEW DRIVE PO BOX 683, Dilworth, MN 56529
"My mom has been in Serenity Assisted Living and Memory Care for three-and-a-half years now, and our experience has been good. The people working there are very friendly. They have a variety of..." More

Bethany Retirement Living

Provides: Assisted Living
201 S University Dr, Fargo, ND 58103
"Bethany is a very nice facility. Extremely nice rooms, well kept, and an even better staff. You can tell that they really care about their residents and they have all levels of care." More

Eventide Sheyenne Crossings

Provides: Assisted Living
225 13th Ave. W., West Fargo, ND 58078
"The Eventide community is highly unique and very comfortable. The is a senior living community that is attached to a skilled nursing facility. This is nice because during the harsh weather days..." More

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Good Samaritan Society - Fargo

Provides: Assisted Living
4502 37th Avenue South, Fargo, ND 58104
"The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society is excited to announce we have opened new senior housing apartments in Fargo - where all faiths are welcome. This new senior community will feature..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Moorhead

    Moorhead is one of the largest cities in Minnesota and is surrounded by lush farmland, thanks to Moorhead's location in the basin of what was once a glacial lake. Whether seniors consider themselves city folk or country folk, they may find Moorhead to be a pleasant place to live. There are 15 assisted living facilities in the Moorhead area for seniors who cannot live on their own due to disabilities or other factors. Five of these facilities are in Moorhead itself and the other ten are located in the surrounding area, easily reached by car from the city proper. ALFs provide assistance with grooming, bathing, eating, medication management and general care for seniors. In Minnesota, assisted living facilities (ALF) are regulated by the Minnesota Department of Health and are held to a strict set of rules and standards. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Moorhead

    • The cost of living in Moorhead, Minnesota is marginally lower than the national average. On the cost of living index, the nation as a whole scores a 100, while Moorhead scores a 96. This means that seniors may find everyday items and essentials more affordable here than they would in other cities.

    • The crime rate in Moorhead is 14 percent lower than the national average and is considered to be safer than 51 percent of American cities. Seniors may find that these statistics will make them feel more secure in their residence.

    • There are a myriad of options in Moorhead for seniors who enjoy art and culture. The Moorhead Art & Culture Commission oversees many art programs that are open to seniors and/or are easily accessible for those with disabilities.

    • The weather in Moorhead is not always ideal for seniors. While the highs in the summer normally stay in the 80s, the winter months can be brutal, with temperatures topping out at only 22 degrees Fahrenheit on average.

    • The air quality in Moorhead is 29 percent better than the national median. This, combined with the fact that Moorhead has 54 percent less pollution than the American average, makes Moorhead a great place for seniors with respiratory concerns, as they can breathe easier here.

    • There are multiple transportation options for seniors in Moorhead. Valley Senior Services, for instance, provides rides for seniors in Moorhead, Minnesota and the surrounding Fargo, North Dakota Area, allowing seniors to reach doctor appointments on time or do their weekly grocery shopping.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Moorhead

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Minnesota

    $5,200.00 West Fargo
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,679.00 Fargo
    $2,435.00 Detroit Lakes

    Assisted Living costs in Moorhead start around $0 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 Moorhead 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 Moorhead

    Eligible seniors can apply for financial assistance for assisted living in Minnesota via programs like Minnesota Medicaid. They may also receive assistance from state programs such as the Minnesota Consumer Support Grant (CSG).

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

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Moorhead

    Moorhead 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 Moorhead, please visit our Assisted Living in Minnesota page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Moorhead

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

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