11 Assisted Living Facilities near Ridgeland, MS

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Ridgeland, MS

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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

The Blake at Township

Provides: Assisted Living
608 Steed Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157
"My mother moved into the Blake at Township. I love it, and it’s very good. They have a good many activities, and they have an activities director. They take them out, take them shopping, and they..." More

The Orchard

Provides: Assisted Living
600 S. 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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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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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

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

Blake at Flowood

Provides: Assisted Living
350 Town Center Way, Flowood, MS 39232
"This was the hardest decision of my life but its turning out to be the best. My dad is safe, well taken care of, happy and now making new friends. The staff is friendly, organized and very..." More

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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
"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

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 Ridgeland

    Ridgeland is a large multi-cultural metropolitan area just north of Jackson, Mississippi’s capitol city. The Ridgeland area is home to three assisted living facilities (ALFs). An additional nine are located in the surrounding area. ALF services in Ridgeland, and in all of Mississippi, include assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) and medical services. The licensing and regulation of ALFs are governed by the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH).

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Ridgeland

    • Seniors can feel safe in Ridgeland due to a low violent crime rate of 15.2 (1 being the lowest) versus the national average of 31.1. The property crime is 40.0, which is a little higher than the national average of 38.1, and may be of concern.

    • The cost of living in Ridgeland is 7.9 percent less than U. S. average. The cost of groceries and miscellaneous items averages lower than both the state and national median. Also, health care costs in Ridgeland are 7 percent lower than the U.S. average. This can make it easier for seniors on a budget to find higher quality assisted living care.

    • On average, Ridgeland receives no annual snowfall so seniors can stay active year round. While July has a high of 92 degrees Fahrenheit, January's low 35-degree-Fahrenheit average may be too cold for some.

    • The Ridgeland area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Select Specialty Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • There are many interesting things for seniors in Ridgeland to explore. The City of Ridgeland offers adult day and overnight trips to experience Broadway plays and historic sites. Seniors might also enjoy taking a boat ride or touring the Governor’s Mansion in neighboring Jackson.

    • In Mississippi, IRA income, social security checks and 401(k) are all tax exempt. This may make it easier for low-income seniors to pay for assisted living.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Ridgeland

    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 Ridgeland start around $3,375 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 Ridgeland 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 Ridgeland

    The state's Medicaid program offers an Assisted Living Waiver to help low-income seniors pay assisted living costs. Unfortunately, there aren't any non-Medicaid programs for seniors concerning assisted living available.

    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 Ridgeland

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Ridgeland

    Ridgeland-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Ridgeland

    • Review of Ridgeland Place

      I visited Ridgeland Place, and I liked that it has been updated. I also liked the way the place was set up as a whole, and the friendliness of the staff. They have a beauty salon there, and the act... Read more

    • Review of The Blake at Township

      My mother is at The Blake at Township. My sister who lives in the area knew some family members who had been there and recommended it. We like the facilities and the layout of the residents' rooms.... Read more

    • Review of The Orchard

      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 lar... Read more

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