Assisted Living in Ocean Springs

5 Communities

4
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The Gardens

1260 Ocean Springs Road, Ocean Springs, MS
$$$$
19 reviews
The Gardens is located in the eastern part of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, situated near the Ocean Springs Hospital and the shops of Bienville Road. Loved ones and residents describe the staff as friendly and attentive to residents' needs. The facility wins praise for its warm, welcoming atmosphere, and residents say the property is clean and well-maintained. Meals are prepared on-site, and residents are pleased with the quality and nutritional balance of the food. Amenities i... (read more)
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Kare Med Assisted Living

2701 Catherine Drive, Ocean Springs, MS
$$$$
1 review
Kare Med Assisted Living Facility is located in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, next to Gulf Islands National Seashore and two miles from Ocean Springs Hospital Singing River Health System. The facility receives high marks from family members for its community atmosphere where residents can have tea parties and talk about their families. Reviewers praise the facility's staff for their unwavering attention to residents and their 24-hour availability. Residents appreciate the optio... (read more)
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Brookdale Biloxi

2120 Enterprise Dr., Biloxi, MS
$$$$
20 reviews
Brookdale Biloxi is located in Biloxi, Mississippi, nearby to the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum, major thoroughfares, hospitals and shopping centers. Visitors describe this assisted living facility as clean, beautiful and well kept with a staff that's very friendly and caring. Residents and their loved ones offer praise for the many activities that are available, such as bingo, trivia games, social hours and group outings to local attractions and events. Amenities at t... (read more)
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Lemoyne Place

14306 Lemoyne Blvd. , Biloxi, MS
$$$$
3 reviews
Lemoyne Place is a pet-friendly assisted living facility located in Biloxi, Mississippi. It's situated near the Promenade shopping center, Edgewater Mall, Gulf Coast casinos and downtown Ocean Springs. Family members give the facility accolades for its trained, caring staff and appreciate the individualized attention residents receive from the on-site nurse. Visitors praise the facility’s family-centered approach, versatile menu and home-style dining area. Lemoyne Place score... (read more)
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Bay Cove Assisted Living

680 Bay Cove Drive, Biloxi, MS
$$$$
7 reviews
Located in Biloxi, Mississippi, Bay Cove Assisted Living offers easy access to Sunkist Country Club, A.J. Holloway Sports Complex and the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System. Residents appreciate the luxurious style of this facility and the spacious, clean and airy apartments. Loved ones are impressed by the staff members who are always willing to go beyond their duties to make sure that the residents are happy and well-cared for. Bay Cove Assisted Living gets high praise ... (read more)
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At A Glance

There are 5 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in Ocean Springs is $2,850 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs is home to a settlement site founded by the French in 1699 earning it the name “The City of Discovery.” Seniors interested in residing here while receiving some help with daily living tasks will discover two Assisted Living Facilities in Ocean Springs and three in the nearby area.

Assisted Living Facilities in Ocean Springs, and all of Mississippi, are regulated by the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) and defined by the state as premises that provide 24-hour supervision and personal care services to residents in a congregate living setting. Staff may assist residents with activities of daily living, such as medication management and household duties. Many facilities offer daily scheduled activities and socializing opportunities for seniors to learn and have fun.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Ocean Springs

  • The American Lung Association gave Ocean Springs an Ozone rating of D for air quality. This may impact Seniors with a respiratory illness. 

  • Seniors can enjoy a low violent crime rate of 14.1 (1 being the lowest) compared to the national average of 31.1. Property crime can be of concern at 45.3 in comparison to the national average of 38.1. 

  • The cost of living in Ocean Springs is 6.50 lower than the national average. Seniors may be able to put more money in savings or afford better quality care.

  • Ocean Springs is a very temperate city with no snowfall, a high of 90 degrees in July and a low of 42 degrees in January. Meaning seniors are able to enjoy the outdoors all year round in Ocean Springs.

  • The Ocean Springs area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Ocean Springs Hospital Singing River Health System, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • Social security checks, IRA income and 401(k) are tax exempt in the state of Mississippi. This allows seniors to have more money for long-term care and daily living costs.


Paying for Assisted Living in Ocean Springs

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Mississippi

$4,000.00 US
$3,182.00 Mobile
$2,887.00 Daphne
$2,850.00 Ocean Springs
$2,825.00 Biloxi
$2,773.00 Fairhope
$2,355.00 Slidell

Assisted Living costs in Ocean Springs start around $2,850 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 Ocean Springs 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 Ocean Springs

Seniors who qualify can receive aid for assisted living costs through the Mississippi Division of Medicaid. There is no non-Medicaid funding for assisted living costs at this time.

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

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 Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs 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.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs-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.