10 Assisted Living Facilities near Brandon, MS

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Brandon, MS

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Castlewoods Place

Provides: Assisted Living
140 Castlewoods Boulevard, Brandon, MS 39047
"I visited Emeritus at Heritage House. I liked the people. The dining area is fine and adequate. I didn't really look at the menu though. The rooms are spacious, and it is carpeted. It has its own..." More

Peach Tree Village

Provides: Assisted Living
6100 OLD BRANDON ROAD, Brandon, MS 39042
"We are very happy with Peach Tree Village. This is for my aunt. The sanitation is excellent, it's just like being in someone's home. There's no medicine or disinfectant smell and it's very..." More

8 Assisted Living Facilities near Brandon, MS

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The Quarters Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
585 Beasley Road, Jackson, MS 39206
"The Quarters Assisted Living was a very nice facility, but they couldn't meet my mother's needs. My mother needed more intense care and an actual nursing home. The rooms were very clean and very..." More

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Villa South

Provides: Assisted Living
271 College Street, Florence, MS 39073
"I went to Villa South for volunteer hours for the Florence High School Medical Science Academy. The employees are kind and do their best; I could tell the residents were well cared for. The main..." More

Harmony Court Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5411 I-55 North Frontage Rd, Jackson, MS 39206
"If you're looking for excellent customer service, and superb resident care. Harmony Court Assisted Living is where you want to reside. The meals are delicious, very friendly staff! " More

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Plain View Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
214 Spell Drive, Richland, MS 39218
"I already placed my relative in Plain View, and it’s excellent. I have no problem whatsoever. The staff members are all patient, caring, and very helpful. The room is big, clean, and neat. " More

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Ridgeland Place

Provides: Assisted Living
410 Orchard Park, Ridgeland, MS 39157
"We chose Brookdale Ridgeland (Formerly Emeritus at Ridgeland Pointe) because of the cost of the facility, the atmosphere, the size of the rooms, and the quality of service. The staff is great. The..." More

Blake at Flowood

Provides: Assisted Living
350 Town Center Way, Flowood, MS 39232
"The Blake was closer to where we live and more convenient for us. It is a newer facility that is very nice, and we’ve been very pleased with it. The staff has been very helpful, and they serve..." More

The Orchard

Provides: Assisted Living
600 S. Pear Orchard Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157
"My friends are in The Orchard. One has one-bedroom apartments. The dining room is attractive. Their breakfast is buffet and their evening meal is a large buffet. The meal at noontime is a seated..." More

St. David's Personal Care HOme

Provides: Assisted Living
714 Rose Street, Jackson, MS 39203
"The very first time I went to this facility to visit my grandmother, I thought it was a fairly good place to be, given the fact that it was a retirement home. Little did I know that the elderly..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Brandon

    According to the city's website, Brandon is one of the fastest growing cities in Mississippi and has been ranked as one of the best places to live in the state. Fifteen Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) are found in the Brandon area, with two located in Brandon and another 13 closeby. ALFs in Brandon, and all of Mississippi, provide assistance with the activities of daily living, medication reminders and general care and these facilities are regulated by the Mississippi State Department of Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Brandon

    • Seniors may have a hard time getting around in Brandon as the town has limited public transit. The closest public transportation hub is located in the Jackson area.

    • Seniors may appreciate Brandon’s reputation for safety. Violent crime is low with a ranking of 21.6 out of 100 (1 is the safest) compared to the U. S. average of 31.1. Property crime is very low with a score of 16.7 compared to the national 38.1 average.

    • Seniors looking to save money may be in luck in Brandon. The average cost of living there is eight percent lower than the national average, which may enable seniors to afford higher quality care. 

    • The climate in Brandon is warm in the summer, with winters that aren’t too harsh. Seniors with limited mobility can stay active year round as Brandon only receives one inch of snow annually. July averages a high of 92 degrees, while January might be chilly for some with an average 35-degree low.

    • The Brandon area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Merit Health Rankin, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • In Mississippi, retirement income is tax exempt. This means seniors on a budget have more money to spend on daily living and higher quality care.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Brandon

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Mississippi

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,495.00 Brandon
    $3,375.00 Ridgeland
    $2,000.00 Jackson

    Assisted Living costs in Brandon start around $3,495 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 Brandon 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 Brandon

    Eligible seniors who need help covering the costs of assisted living may are covered by the Mississippi Division of Medicaid. Mississippi Medicaid offers coverage for nursing services, some personal care and an additional three waiver programs for those who qualify. There are no non-Medicaid programs available for assisted living at this time.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Brandon

    Brandon 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 Brandon, please visit our Assisted Living in Mississippi page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Brandon

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

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    Assisted Living near Brandon, MS

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Brandon

    • Review of Castlewoods Place

      A lot of the staff at Brookdale Brandon were friendly, but some of them were not. They're going through a renovation. They're painting, replacing flooring, and changing the lighting, so there's a l... Read more

      Madison
    • Review of Castlewoods Place

      The room that they showed me at Brookdale Brandon had a little window with blinds that faced the hallway, so it reminded me of an intensive care unit where you walk by and visit the patient through... Read more

      Joell
    • Review of Castlewoods Place

      Brookdale was an old facility. I didn't like it, so I never really considered it, but I have a friend that stays there, and she likes it. It didn’t appeal to us at all. The staff is fine as far as ... Read more

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