35 Assisted Living Facilities near Warren, NJ
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There are 35 Assisted Living Facilities in the Warren area, with 2 in Warren and 33 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Warren is $5,700 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Fanwood with an average starting cost of $4,500.
To help you with your search, browse the 343 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Warren. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Warren 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Summit with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Warren, NJ
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Warren
Warren, New Jersey, is a town of nearly 16,000 residents. Almost 18% of the town's residents are senior citizens aged 65 or older. There are two assisted living facilities in Warren that provide 24-hour care to the area's aging population, as well as an additional 32 located in surrounding areas.
In the state of New Jersey, assisted living facilities may be referred to as either assisted living residences or comprehensive personal care homes, depending on the housing accommodations they provide to residents. All types of assisted living in the state are regulated by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Warren
- Warren has no medical facilities to choose from in the event of medical emergencies or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Phillipsburg.
- There is no public transportation available in Warren; therefore, seniors may need to find their own method of transportation when attending medical appointments.
- The cost of living in Warren is exceptionally high when compared with other major cities throughout the U.S. However, while the overall cost of living is more than double the national average, the cost of healthcare is actually 4.5% below the national average.
- Warren gets above-average levels of rain during the year, which means that seniors living in the town may have less opportunity to enjoy outdoor activities.
- Seniors living in Warren are relatively safe. The town's crime rates are well below national averages. The property crime rate in Warren is more than 25% below the national average.
- The state of New Jersey is tax-friendly for retirees. Pension and retirement accounts below $65,000 aren't taxed, and Social Security income isn't either.
Note: Data on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Warren
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Warren start around $5,700 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 Warren 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 Warren
Seniors living in New Jersey may be eligible for coverage under the Managed Long-Term Services and Supports, which is the state's Medicaid 1115 demonstration waiver.
Seniors in New Jersey who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) may also be eligible for an Optional State Supplement, which can help them to pay for expenses that aren't covered by Medicaid such as room and board.
The state of New Jersey caps the amount that assisted living facilities are permitted to charge for room and board to SSI recipients.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in New Jersey 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 Jersey page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Warren
Warren 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 Warren, please visit our Assisted Living in New Jersey page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Warren
Warren-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in New Jersey are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in New Jersey page for more information about these laws.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Warren
Review of Brightview Warren
Brightview is a clean, up-to-date, high energy Assisted Living. When I walk in, after being screened, it flows into ongoing activities, laughter, and beautiful decor. I want to live there, but I ne... Read more
Review of Brightview Warren
My mother had a wonderful experience here. The staff is warm and caring. They work hard to make people comfortable.The facility is first rate. There are many activities and even the food is good. ... Read more
Review of Brightview Warren
My tour with Brightview Warren was excellent. It was relatively new, very welcoming when you come in, and it was upscale. It's very home-like. You just feel good as soon as you walk in the door. Th... Read more