21 Assisted Living Facilities near Owatonna, MN

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Owatonna, MN

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Timberdale Trace

Provides: Assisted Living
334/364 Cedardale Drive South East, Owatonna, M...
"Timberdale Trace was actually my parents' first choice, but they did not have the level of care that my mother needs. She is currently in hospice care now. From what I've heard, it is more for..." More

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Ecumen Countryside

Provides: Assisted Living
650 El Dorado St SE, Owatonna, MN 55060
"Ecumen CountrySide's staff is very good. It's a three-story building with two wings. My mom is in independent living but they do basic checks on her like when she doesn't come to lunch. They have..." More

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Ecumen Brooks

Provides: Assisted Living
2480 St. Paul Road, Owatonna, MN 55060
"My mom has moved in, and she is all settled and very happy at the Ecumen Brooks, so we are good there. The staff is awesome. They were very helpful, and that is why we put her there -- the staff..." More

Valleyview of Owatonna

Provides: Assisted Living
1212 W Frontage Rd, Owatonna, MN 55060
"Valleyview Owatonna is an old hotel, so that was really unique. It had a swimming pool. The room is like a regular suite. But they wouldn't take my sister because of her age and she smokes. " More

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Birchwood Cottages - Owatonna

Provides: Assisted Living
1905 & 1845 Austin Road, Owatonna, MN 55060
"Everything is really good with Birchwood Cottages Owatonna; there were no issues whatsoever. They've got nurses on staff, and enough staff to take care of everybody. When we went there, it seemed..." More

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Traditions of Owatonna 1

Provides: Assisted Living
195 24th Place NW, Owatonna, MN 55060
"We were very, very impressed with the Traditions of Owatonna 1. It was spacious, open, bright, sunny, and very welcoming. What I liked about the place was we would not have to move my mom anywhere..." More

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Traditions of Owatonna 2

Provides: Assisted Living
150 24th Street NE, Owatonna, MN 55060
"My wife moved in to Traditions II, and it's OK so far. They have all kinds of different things for the residents to do, and they have musicians that come in once a week. I can take her out anytime..." More

West Side Board And Lodge

Provides: Assisted Living
3003 Hoffman Dr NW, Owatonna, MN 55060
"The facility was decent. It was fairly cleaned and most of the residents seemed happy there. A lot of the buildings were a bit old, but they were still in good condition. The staff was always..." More

Park Place Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2255 30th Street NW, Owatonna, MN 55060

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Brookdale Faribault

Provides: Assisted Living
935 Spring Road, Faribault, MN 55021
"We looked at the Brookdale Faribault. The facility was beautiful, and the staff was very friendly. They took time with us to answer our questions and to visit with us. We felt very at home there. I..." More

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Pleasant View Estates

Provides: Assisted Living
41 Brand Avenue, Faribault, MN 55021
"At Pleasant Manor & Pleasant View Estates, we want to make sure that every resident who chooses us as their care provider is as happy as possible and has everything they need to make their stay..." More

Faribault Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
843 Faribault Road, Faribault, MN 55021
"Faribault Senior Living is an assisted living place, and it works very well for my mother. We liked them. They have different apartment sizes and it's very nice. The staff was very good. They have..." More

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New Perspective | Faribault

Provides: Assisted Living
828 1st St NE, Faribault, MN 55021
"I went to New Perspective Senior Living. I like the staff very well. We had a very good interview, and I was able to tour that place in person. They did not have restrictions to go look through it,..." More

Colony Court

Provides: Assisted Living
200 22ND AVENUE NORTHEAST, Waseca, MN 56093

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Deaconess Tower

Provides: Assisted Living
503 East Division St., Faribault, MN 55021
"Small and homey, Deaconess Tower has welcoming sunrooms and gathering areas for you and your family to enjoy. Our spacious dining room, which overlooks our vibrant courtyard, has tasty..." More

Heritage House Elder Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1415 NORTHWEST 7TH STREET, Faribault, MN 55021

Hilltop Home

Provides: Assisted Living
4 THIRD AVENUE SW, Faribault, MN 55021

Ivy Hill Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
519 FIRST STREET SOUTHWEST, Faribault, MN 55021

Latham Place

Provides: Assisted Living
105 8TH STREET, Waseca, MN 56093

Maplewood Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
326 7Th St Nw, Faribault, MN 55021

Our Circle of Friends /MAIN C

Provides: Assisted Living
1150 THIRD ST SW, Faribault, MN 55021

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Owatonna

    Founded in 1854, Owatonna is a city of approximately 25,000 in southern Minnesota. Downtown Owatonna is designated a National Register Historic District, and beyond the city center, Owatonna's Parks and Recreation department offers a network of destinations for outdoor activity, as well as SeniorPlace, a leisure and recreational resource for local seniors that is managed by the department.

    Owatonna seniors comprise over 15 percent of the city's population. Local seniors looking for assisted living options may choose from seven facilities within the city and an additional 25 in surrounding communities. The licensing and regulation of Minnesota facilities is officially overseen by the Minnesota Department of Health's Home Care and Assisted Living Program.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Owatonna

    • While Owatonna's July temperatures average a pleasant 82 degrees, its winters can be cold, with January lows falling to six degrees. These temperatures, combined with above-average snowfall levels, can pose difficulties to mobility-challenged seniors.
    • Owatonna's crime rate is lower than the national median for both violent and property crimes. The city's violent crime rate also falls below the Minnesota state average.
    • Southern Minnesota Area Rural Transit (SMART) is the city's public transit option. SMART's bus network serves Owatonna and nearby communities, and a senior rate on monthly passes is available to those aged 55 and over.
    • A variety of cultural offerings in Owatonna could be of interest to local facilities looking to plan excursions, including the gallery of the Owatonna Arts Center or performances by Little Theatre of Owatonna. The city's CulturFest is an annual event where visitors have an opportunity to explore Owatonna's rich cultural diversity.
    • The Owatonna area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Owatonna Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Owatonna has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Healthy Seniors of Steele County, an organization that is committed to serving the well-being of the county's seniors and caregivers.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Owatonna

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Minnesota

    $4,200.00 Austin
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,722.00 Albert Lea
    $3,387.00 Owatonna
    $2,845.00 Faribault

    Assisted Living costs in Owatonna start around $3,387 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 Owatonna 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 Owatonna

    Minnesota has a few sources of financial assistance to help residents meet assisted-living costs, such as the Elderly Waiver (EW), a federal Medicaid waiver program. The Minnesota Senior Health Options (MSHO) is another possible source of assistance, although options for participation need to be verified at the county level. The Community Access for Disability Inclusion (CADI) waiver can be another source of assistance; however, CADI Waiver services are restricted to seniors who were enrolled before turning 65.

    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 Owatonna

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Owatonna

    Owatonna-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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    Assisted Living near Owatonna, MN

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Owatonna

    • Review of Traditions of Owatonna 1

      The people we met at Traditions of Owatonna I were very nice. The layout of the place was nice. The upkeep and maintenance were good. The rooms were very nice and accessible. The lighting was just ... Read more

    • Review of Traditions of Owatonna 1

      My parents are at Traditions of Owatonna 1. Everything's been very good so far. The director coordinator of Traditions was very pleasant to deal with and very thorough explaining things. So far, th... Read more

    • Review of Timberdale Trace

      Timberdale Trace was actually my parents' first choice, but they did not have the level of care that my mother needs. She is currently in hospice care now. From what I've heard, it is more for assi... Read more

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