18 Assisted Living Facilities near Kenmore, NY

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Kenmore, NY

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Brookdale Kenmore

Provides: Assisted Living
2971 Delaware Avenue, Kenmore, NY 14217
"My mother has moved into Brookdale Kenmore. The staff is great. They're still in quarantine because of the virus, and I wasn't allowed to go into the room. All I got to see was the library because..." More

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Mcauley Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
1503 MILITARY ROAD, Kenmore, NY 14217
" 3 of us had to wait 35 minutes to get assistance to bathroom...I had to call main #...was told by aid who finally came that they had to clear dirty dishes from room,first. When I asked if dirty..." More

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Oakwood Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3456 Delaware Avenue, Kenmore, NY 14217
"I visited Oakwood recently and I have to say that I was impressed by the positive changes that have been made there. New owners took it over about a year or two ago and you can tell. I visited..." More

Ken-Ton Presbyterian Village

Provides: Assisted Living
3735 Delaware Avenue, Kenmore, NY 14217

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Elderwood Village at Bassett Park

Provides: Assisted Living
245 Basset Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221
"Brookdale Bassett Road is a beautiful and clean place. There were no smells, the carpet was clean, and the place was very nice. The dining room was beautiful and the sample room they showed me was..." More

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Elderwood Village at St. Gregory Court

Provides: Assisted Living
111 St. Gregory Court, Williamsville, NY 14221
"My impression of Brookdale Bassett Park was excellent. The community was pleasant and active. The rooms were a very good size, with a private bath and colorful decor. The food was very good...." More

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Elderwood Village at Williamsville

Provides: Assisted Living
5271 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221
"I visited Elderwood Village at Williamsville (the one on Main Street). It was very clean there, well-organized, and well run. I looked at their assisted living and saw a 1-bedroom and a studio..." More

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Elderwood Assisted Living at Tonawanda

Provides: Assisted Living
111 Ensminger Road, Tonawanda, NY 14150
"Elderwood Assisted Living is excellent. I go there every day and it’s great. They get fed, they get exercise, they get lots of things to do during the day, and the people are all very nice. They..." More

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Mary Agnes Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
307 Porter Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201
"My mother loved her time there! Her room was great, her floor was nice, quiet, clean and she got the exact level of care that she needed for that time! I'm very pleased with the facility and would..." More

Wheatfield Commons

Provides: Assisted Living
3920 Forest Parkway, North Tonawanda, NY 14120
"Westfield Commons is beautiful. It looks like it came straight out of an HGTV episode, warm and welcoming , with several gathering spaces to accommodate a variety of social needs and preferences. ..." More

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Heathwood Assisted Living at Williams...

Provides: Assisted Living
815 Hopkins Road, Buffalo, NY 14221
"My grandmother is in Heathwood Assisted Living and Memory Care, and I'm very pleased. They're great, and I like its appearance. It's always clean and nice. The staff is pleasant and knowledgeable...." More

Hospice & Palliative Care Buffalo

Provides: Assisted Living
225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227
"Hospice Buffalo Mitchell Campus is excellent. The service is very good. The caregivers are very good. I have no complaints. I could call them anytime and they will come right out. The healthcare..." More

Park Creek Senior Living Community

Provides: Assisted Living
410 Mill Street, Williamsville, NY 14221
"I lived here for a year and I can stay its the most cleanest place most friendliest people I have ever met. No noise. Its close to everything the staff Jessica and Andrea are friendly and amazing...." More

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Garden House

Provides: Assisted Living
2720 NORTH FOREST ROAD, Getzville, NY 14068
"Weinberg was a little more expensive but very nice. They've got everything I was looking for in terms of independent living, and you can graduate all the way into skilled nursing if you have to...." More

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Blocher Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
135 Evans Street, Williamsville, NY 14221
"Blocher Homes was very organized. The staff was courteous, informative, and so forth. However, the accommodations or the rooms needed updating. The rooms were very small -- especially the bathroom..." More

Liberty Apartment

Provides: Assisted Living
10 - 35 Manko Ln, Buffalo, NY 14227
"I visited my grandmother for two weeks in this complex. The complex itself is very beautiful. The grass is well kept and the dumpsters are contained in little houses so it looks very nice. The..." More

Weinberg Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
2700 North Forest Road, Getzville, NY 14068

Lutheran Church Home of Buffalo

Provides: Assisted Living
217 East Delavan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14208

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Kenmore

    Kenmore is a cozy village near the Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area that was once named the “One of the Top 10 Great Neighborhoods” in the United States by the American Planning Association. Kenmore has a population of 15,217, approximately 18.1 percent of which is aged 65 years or older. Those seniors have access to 27 assisted living facilities in and around Kenmore, all of which qualify as adult care facilities (ACF) under state guidelines and are therefore regulated and monitored by the New York State Department of Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Kenmore

    • Kenmore boasts pleasant summers with highs around 81 degrees Fahrenheit, but the winter climate is less welcoming, with an average of 85 inches of snow per year. Seniors with medical issues exacerbated by cold temperatures may find winters in Kenmore difficult.
    • Thanks to an overall cost of living well below the national average, Kenmore is an affordable place to live for seniors on a budget.
    • Seniors in Kenmore have access to a wide range of arts and culture, much of which is located a mere 15-minute drive away in the Buffalo-Niagara metropolis. Options include museums and events in Buffalo, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, and concerts at Kleinhans Music Hall.
    • The NFTA-METRO controls the main public transportation routes through Kenmore. Passengers 65 years of age and older are eligible for the NFTA-METRO Reduced-Fare card, which can be used during off-peak hours.
    • The Kenmore area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Kenmore Mercy Hospital and Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Kenmore has an array of community resources for seniors, including Erie County Senior Services, which offers a range of long-term services and support, and more than a dozen senior centers.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Kenmore

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $4,495.00 North Tonawanda
    $4,245.00 Kenmore
    $4,190.00 Williamsville
    $4,150.00 Cheektowaga
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,840.00 Tonawanda
    $2,900.00 Buffalo

    Assisted Living costs in Kenmore start around $4,245 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 Kenmore 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 Kenmore

    Low-income seniors interested in other long-term care options, such as assisted living, are limited to two Medicaid initiatives: the Assisted Living Program (ALP), which helps medically eligible seniors locate proper assisted living placement, and the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP), which facilitates both in-home services and assisted living care.

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

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Kenmore

    Kenmore 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 Kenmore, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Kenmore

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

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    Other Options in Kenmore, NY

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Kenmore

    • Review of Brookdale Kenmore

      My mother has moved into Brookdale Kenmore. The staff is great. They're still in quarantine because of the virus, and I wasn't allowed to go into the room. All I got to see was the library because ... Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Kenmore

      My mother moved into Brookdale Kenmore. It seemed like a good fit, but within the scope the doctors at the hospital said she can live. I can't get in there, but from what I saw through the telephon... Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Kenmore

      DO NOT place your loved one here. Put on a great show when visiting. Rooms are nice. Some aids and nursing staff are great. Most don't care at all. You'll find them in the break room, sitting outsi... Read more

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