19 Assisted Living Facilities near Owatonna, MN

8 Assisted Living Facilities in Owatonna, MN

Timberdale Trace

Provides: Assisted Living
334/364 Cedardale Drive South East, Owatonna, M...
"I have a highly positive impression of Brookdale Owatonna. The staff was very alert, responsive, warm, helpful, and friendly. I think this facility is a good fit for my dad. I would recommend this..." 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

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

Traditions II (T2)

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

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

West Side Board And Lodge

Provides: Assisted Living
3003 West Highway 14, 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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Birchwood Cottages - Owatonna

Provides: Assisted Living
1905 & 1845 Austin Road, Owatonna, MN 55060
"Birchwood Cottages has specially designed living spaces that support assisted living environments for those with cognitive challenges brought on by Alzheimer’s and Dementia and require specialized..." More

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Brookdale Faribault

Provides: Assisted Living
935 Spring Road, Faribault, MN 55021
"I did visit the Sterling House, and it was just way too small. The rooms were almost like a big hotel room; there was no kitchen. The staff was very good. They were on top of things and were very..." 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
"My mom is staying at Keystone Communities. The people there are very friendly and very nice. The food is great. They also go out all the time. They go to theaters and ride around the country. " 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

    $4,032.00 Owatonna
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,505.00 Albert Lea
    $3,060.00 Faribault

    Assisted Living costs in Owatonna start around $4,032 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 Timberdale Trace

      We had high hopes for this facility but they are constantly short staffed and the ones who do show up for their shifts could care less about the residents. Management is very cliquey, just simply d... Read more

      conernedone
    • Review of Ecumen CountrySide

      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 v... Read more

      Michael
    • Review of Traditions II (T2)

      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 ... Read more

      Clarence
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