8 Assisted Living Facilities near Manchester, NH

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Manchester, NH

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Evergreen Place

Provides: Assisted Living
813 Beech Street, Manchester, NH 03104
"I have been 4years this is the best place to live at !! They help me a lot to come Out of my depression. !!! It is home atmosphere and the help treat as the family We have awesome residents..." More

Courville At Manchester

Provides: Assisted Living
44 West Webster Street, Manchester, NH 03104
"Courville provided a very pleasant experience for my Mother in Law who was staying there and they went well beyond expectations to accommodate the family visiting. For her Birthday, they set us up..." More

Myrtle Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
83 Myrtle Street, Manchester, NH 03104
"Visited this facility and thought it was a wonderful place if you are unable to get around easily. The staff is helpful with their residents. The facility is clean, and in a well kept older..." More

5 Assisted Living Facilities near Manchester, NH

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Bedford Falls

Provides: Assisted Living
5 Corporate Drive , Bedford, NH 03110
"We were very much impressed with Bedford Falls. We have absolutely nothing bad to say about it. It's very modern and the people were very friendly. The gentleman who took us on the tour was..." More

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Carlyle Place

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Route 101, Bedford, NH 03110
"Carlyle Place was wonderful but it wasn't meant for us. The director was just outstanding. The rooms were OK. The director told us we were not ready for that kind of place. The residents were much..." More

The Villager Retirement Home

Provides: Assisted Living
50 N Mast Street, Goffstown, NH 03045
"My mother is at The Villager Retirement Home. It is a 16-bed private residential, but it has gone beyond our expectations. My mother absolutely loves it. The price is right too. Everything has..." More

Bentley Commons at Bedford

Provides: Assisted Living
66 Hawthorne Dr S, Bedford, NH 03110
"I really love the Bentley Commons; that was phenomenal too. The staff was very welcoming and willing to answer all my questions. You could tell that it had a very warm community feel to it, and the..." More

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Ridgewood Center

Provides: Assisted Living
25 Ridgewood Rd, Bedford, NH 03110
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Assisted Living near Manchester, NH

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Manchester

  • Review of Evergreen Place

    I have been 4years this is the best place to live at !! They help me a lot to come Out of my depression. !!! It is home atmosphere and the help treat as the family We have awesome residents h... Read more

    pblp
  • Review of Evergreen Place

    Evergreen Place was the best home for my mother after she had a stroke. The facility is immaculately clean, warm and welcoming. The staff looks forward to going to work every day (and that shows!).... Read more

    SusanCR
  • Review of Myrtle Manor

    Visited this facility and thought it was a wonderful place if you are unable to get around easily. The staff is helpful with their residents. The facility is clean, and in a well kept older build... Read more

    RNthatvisited
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Manchester

Manchester is the largest city in New Hampshire, with an estimated population of 110,229. Approximately 6.9 percent of residents age 65 and up, and to meet their needs, Manchester has three assisted living facilities from which to choose. There are an additional 18 facilities in surrounding areas like Bedford and Goffstown. In Manchester, as well as in the rest of the state, assisted living facilities are regulated by the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services. Assisted living communities in New Hampshire fall under one of two categories — assisted living residences (ALRs) and residential care facilities (RCFS), with the difference being the level of care provided.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Manchester

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

  • Getting around Manchester is convenient thanks to the city’s public transportation system. It’s also affordable because seniors over age 65 and Medicare card holders qualify for reduced fares.

  • Manchester has affordable, enriching attractions for seniors to enjoy. Assisted living communities in the area may offer outings to destinations such as the Palace Theater, which has a senior discount program. There’s also the Currier Museum of Art, where seniors get reduced-price admission.

  • Seniors may find Manchester winters to be snowy and cold. The city receives approximately 59 inches of snow per year, which is substantially more than the U.S. average of 26 inches. Average January lows in Manchester can reach 13 degrees Fahrenheit.

  • Manchester is one of the more expensive cities in New Hampshire when it comes to living expenses. The cost of living in Manchester ranks 111.6, which is higher than the national average of 100. The higher cost may be reflected in things like assisted living monthly costs, groceries and transportation.

  • The property crime rate in Manchester is 48.0 — higher than the U.S. average of 31.1. Violent crime is more prevalent as well, with a ranking of 48.2 as compared to the national average of 38.1.


Paying for Assisted Living in Manchester

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in New Hampshire

$6,775.00 Salem
$5,500.00 Bedford
$5,370.00 Nashua
$5,250.00 Manchester
$4,000.00 US
$3,880.00 Milford
$2,950.00 Windham

Assisted Living costs in Manchester start around $5,250 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 Manchester 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 Manchester

Seniors with limited financial means in Manchester may qualify for assistance through the Choices for Independence program, which may help cover assisted living costs. Another financial assistance program for which seniors receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) may be eligible is the Old Age Assistance (OAA) program offered through the Department of Health and Human Services.

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


Free Assisted Living Resources in Manchester

Manchester 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 Manchester

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