18 Assisted Living Facilities near Liverpool, NY
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There are 18 Assisted Living Facilities in the Liverpool area, with 3 in Liverpool and 15 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Liverpool is $3,284 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Syracuse with an average starting cost of $3,205.
To help you with your search, browse the 139 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Liverpool. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Liverpool 3.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Baldwinsville with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 7 families in Liverpool find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about assisted living options and costs in Liverpool, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Liverpool, NY
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Liverpool
Situated on the banks of Onondaga Lake, Liverpool, New York, is a lovely, small community that was named after Liverpool, England. It has a population of 2,294, and seniors age 65 and older make up 23 percent of it. To help accommodate area seniors, there are two assisted living facilities in Liverpool and 18 in neighboring cities such as Syracuse, Manlius, Fayetteville, Jamesville, Baldwinsville and Camillus.
In Liverpool, as in the entire state of New York, assisted living communities are designated as Adult Care Facilities (ACF) and are regulated by the New York State Department of Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Liverpool
- Summers can be very hot and extremely humid in Liverpool, which may bother seniors with respiratory issues. Winters in upstate New York can be very cold with sub-zero temperatures and heavy snowfall common in the winter months.
- Cost of living in Liverpool is 11.2 percent lower than the U.S. average, especially in the areas of housing, health care and groceries.
- The Central New York Regional Transportation Authority (Centro) offers the Onondaga Senior Call-A-Ride program (OSCAR) for county residents age 60 and older. The service includes specialized transportation to accommodate mobility issues as well as reduced fares for seniors.
Taxes in Liverpool are slightly higher than the U.S. national average. The sales tax rate is 8 percent compared with the U.S. rate of 6 percent and the area's income tax rate is 6.5 percent compared with the U.S. rate of 4.6 percent.
- The Onondaga County Office for Aging offers many senior benefit programs and activities such as legal services, home repairs, senior employment opportunities, senior transportation and senior centers creating activities and programs to promote socialization and wellness.
- The Liverpool area has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Syracuse.
Paying for Assisted Living in Liverpool
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Assisted Living costs in Liverpool start around $3,156 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 Liverpool 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 Liverpool
Residents in Liverpool have several options for financial assistance to pay for assisted living including Medicaid waivers such as the Managed Long Term Care Waiver (MLTC) and the Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance Program.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in New York 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 York page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Liverpool
Liverpool 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 Liverpool, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Liverpool
Liverpool-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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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Liverpool
Review of The Hearth at Greenpoint
I am discusted that we entered this facility for the first time last night, we were hit in the face with the smell of urine from the rotting carpets in this horrible place. The elevator was even ... Read more
Review of The Hearth at Greenpoint
My sister has found a place for herself. It's called The Hearth at Greenpoint in Liverpool. My sister chose it for herself. I think she didn't have a lot of time, that's one thing, because she was ... Read more
Review of Brookdale Liverpool
I toured Brookdale Liverpool. We went up to the one at the window, because it's on a single floor, and he opened up the window for us. We could see inside what the rooms were like, but we did not g... Read more