14 Assisted Living Facilities near Jackson, MS

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Jackson, 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

Harmony Court Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5411 Interstate 55 N Frontage Rd, Jackson, MS 3...
"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

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

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Brookdale Clinton Mississippi

Provides: Assisted Living
501 E. Northside Drive, Clinton, MS 39056
"Brookdale Clinton was a really nice place. The people were very nice and everything looked clean. They have painting classes, a library, movie nights, they take them to shopping centers, and they..." More

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The Blake at Township

Provides: Assisted Living
608 Steed Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157
"The Blake at Township had a nice location. The facility was beautiful, very new, and bright. It's conveniently located to shopping. It's in a sort of more up-and-coming desirable neighborhood...." More

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The Blake at Flowood

Provides: Assisted Living
350 Town Center Way, Flowood, MS 39232
"I like The Blake at Flowood much better than the others. It's very beautiful, brand new, had floor-to-ceiling windows throughout, big wide hallways, lots of light, and is very modern. The person..." More

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The Orchard

Provides: Assisted Living
600 Pear Orchard Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157
"The Orchard is the only private full service continuing care retirement community in the Jackson area that has rental units (rather than having to purchase or pay a big move-in fee). They offer..." More

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St. Catherine's Village

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Dominican Dr, Madison, MS 39110
"St. Catherine's Village was very lovely. They have different levels of living and if you really become ill they have an Alzheimer's unit that's totally away from the building. You won't even know..." More

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Villa South

Provides: Assisted Living
271 College Street, Florence, MS 39073
"Wow totally impressed by facility. Very clean very inviting. Management was extremely helpful. Witnessed care of resident by staff absolutely wonderful. " More

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Ridgeland Place

Provides: Assisted Living
410 Orchard Park, Ridgeland, MS 39157
"I have worked in Assisted livings and memory cares in the past. They don't even come close to Ridgeland place. My fiancé and I were very hesitant about putting him mom into a home. We took a tour..." More

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Plain View Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
214 Spell Drive, Richland, MS 39218
"We have moved into Plain View Assisted Living. It's a small and very happy place. It's family style. It's safe as far as coronavirus is concerned because they have protocols in place to take care..." More

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Castlewoods Place

Provides: Assisted Living
140 Castlewoods Boulevard, Brandon, MS 39047
"My mom has been at Castlewoods for several Months and we are very pleased with this facility. The entire staff Is great and mom loves it there. Thank all of you for taking care of mom and..." More

Peach Tree Village

Provides: Assisted Living
6100 OLD BRANDON ROAD, Brandon, MS 39042
"I put my mother here and she loves it and so do I. She is checked on and assisted whenever she asks. The food is good and the administrator and staff are incredibly nice and professional. They..." More

Willard F. Bond Home

Provides: Assisted Living
7521 OLD CANTON ROAD, Madison, MS 39110
"My mother has been living here for the past four years. She enjoys the activities and the environment that this facility offers. The cooks and kitchen staff does a wonderful job preparing and..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Jackson

    Jackson is a bustling city on the Pearl River in Mississippi and is home to a small but diverse senior population. The state capital of Jackson has 14 assisted living facilities in and around the city which are regulated by the Mississippi State Department of Health. Assisted living facilities (ALFs) in Jackson are defined by the state as communities that provide care and supplemental services, including medical services, to seniors who are ambulatory and require minimal care. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Jackson

    • Climate in Jackson is variable with hot summers reaching averages of 92 degrees Fahrenheit and cold, wet winters with an average of 26 inches of snow and temperature lows of 36 degrees Fahrenheit. Jackson gets an average of 55 inches of rain, slightly above the national average of 39 inches. 

    • Jackson is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP. 

    •  The cost of living in Jackson is 26.4 percent lower than the national average, making it an affordable option for seniors. Averages for transportation, health and grocery costs are lower than across the U.S. by ten percentage points or more. 

    • JATRAN buses are available to transport seniors around Jackson. This public transit system has 11 routes throughout Jackson and offers reduced fare cards to seniors over the age of 60 and disabled veterans. 

    • The crime rate is high in Jackson, which may be an issue for seniors wishing to reside there.  Compared to national averages, Jackson rated 81.1 for violent crime and 80.7 for property crime out of 100, significantly higher than the U.S. averages of 31.1 and 38.1 respectively. 

    • Jackson has an array of community resources for seniors including the City of Jackson’s Senior Services Division, which offers a variety of programs for seniors including recreational and community involvement, senior employment assistance, advocacy services and meal services. Jackson has nine community centers for seniors providing arts and crafts, classes, field trips and exercise programs. 

    Paying for Assisted Living in Jackson

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Mississippi

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,495.00 Brandon
    $3,445.00 Clinton
    $3,375.00 Ridgeland
    $2,000.00 Jackson

    Assisted Living costs in Jackson start around $2,000 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 Jackson 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 Jackson

    Eligible seniors in Jackson can apply for financial support for assisted living through the Mississippi Division of Medicaid Home and Community Based Services which offers the Assisted Living Waiver, the Elderly and Disabled Waiver and the Independent Living Waiver

    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 Jackson

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Jackson

    Jackson-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 Jackson, MS

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Jackson

    • Review of The Quarters Assisted Living

      The Quarters Assisted Living was very favorable. It's convenient and closely located to my mother. It was clean and a nice facility. The man who toured me was excellent. He answered all of my quest... Read more

    • Review of The Quarters Assisted Living

      My father moved into the Quarters Assisted Living. The care is adequate, but he is going to need more care. His room was not clean when I got there, I guess nobody had been there for awhile, so it ... Read more

    • Review of The Quarters Assisted Living

      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 we... Read more

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