16 Assisted Living Facilities near Lockport, NY

4 Assisted Living Facilities in Lockport, NY

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Lockport Presbyterian Home

Provides: Assisted Living
305-327 High Street, Lockport, NY 14094
"Everything is working nicely for my friend at Lockport Presbyterian Home. They are good people. It is run well. She has plenty of attention and plenty of good care. They have a lot of people coming..." More

Heritage Manor of Lockport

Provides: Assisted Living
41 Lexington Court, Lockport, NY 14094
"We had a good experience visiting Heritage Manor. It was a smaller facility and very cozy. The manager was accomodating and took us around. I made a second visit because I know a couple of the..." More

Briarwood Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1001 Lincoln Avenue, Lockport, NY 14094
"I placed my mother two weeks ago in Briarwood Manor. Most of the houses that were nursing homes recommended Briarwood for assisted living so I went there and everything worked out. My mother has..." More

Mount View Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5465 Upper Mountain Road, Lockport, NY 14094
"Mount View's rooms were private and well-kept. The staff was more hands-off. The dining area was very nice, like a '50s diner, and they had a nice garden with a gazebo. It was an old hospital, but..." More

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The Amberleigh

Provides: Assisted Living
2330 Maple Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221
"I am writing this from what is likely a unique perspective. My brother and I (both of whom live out of state) toured many places before deciding that Amberleigh was by far the best place for our..." More

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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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Bristol Village, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
8455 Clarence Center Road, Clarence Center, NY ...
"We were very impressed with Bristol Village. We liked the facility, it was lovely, and it seemed an appropriate setting for my mother-in-law. It was an impressive community, so it is high on our..." More

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Brookdale Niagara

Provides: Assisted Living
6741 Nash Road, North Tonawanda, NY 14120
"Homey place. Smaller with lovely Suites. We picked a beautiful patio suite with a large living room, bedroom, kitchen, walk in closet , larger bathroom that was easily accessible for our mom. The..." More

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Elderwood Assisted Living at Wheatfield

Provides: Assisted Living
2600 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Niagara Falls, NY...
"Elderwood Assisted Living at Wheatfield was very welcoming and clean. It was like walking into a luxury hotel. The staff was very pleasant and professional when I talked to them. I was hoping to..." More

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Ransomville Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
3509 Ransomville Road, Ransomville, NY 14131
"About Ransomville Manor Located in Niagara County, Ransomville Manor is a beautiful facility set just minutes from the Lake Ontario shoreline. We offer all of our assisted living home residents a..." More

Wheatfield Commons

Provides: Assisted Living
3920 Forest Parkway, North Tonawanda, NY 14120
"Wheatfield Commons is a beautiful place, and I absolutely loved it. They have big, beautiful rooms, nice common areas, and kitchen areas. They only have 20 residents in the memory care unit. It’s..." More

Heathwood Assisted Living at Williams...

Provides: Assisted Living
815 Hopkins Road, Buffalo, NY 14221
"We took my in-laws to Heathwood, and they were very impressed. It was totally different from what they thought assisted living was, and we are now on a waiting list to get the first available..." More

Vinecroft

Provides: Assisted Living
5945 Vincroft Drive, Clarence Center, NY 14032
"I loved Vinecroft, but if my mom needed more elevated care, she would have to change facilities. It was fine, and everything was satisfactory. The staff who gave me the tour was wonderful, and..." More

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Rosa Coplon Jewish Home and Infirmary

Provides: Assisted Living
2700 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

Dosberg Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
2680 North Forest Road, Amherst, NY 14068

Other Options in Lockport, NY

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Lockport

  • Review of Mount View Assisted Living

    My sister-in-law moved into Mount View Assisted Living because she liked it. The building is drab, and the rooms are very small, but the staff is friendly and good. The activities listed are good, ... Read more

    Jean
  • Review of Mount View Assisted Living

    The administration of medication is very concerning here. The residents have to line up in a hall to get their meds if they did not get them handed to them in the dining locations. No proper foll... Read more

    For a former resident
  • Review of Mount View Assisted Living

    Mount View's rooms were private and well-kept. The staff was more hands-off. The dining area was very nice, like a '50s diner, and they had a nice garden with a gazebo. It was an old hospital, but ... Read more

    Chris
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Lockport

Lockport, which is named for the Erie Canal locks that are within the city, has a population of a little more than 20,000, of which roughly 20 percent is aged 60 and over. To serve the aging population, the Lockport region offers 38 assisted living facilities. Four of these facilities are located in the city proper. In Lockport, as in all of New York, assisted living facilities are licensed by New York's Department of Health and are categorized as Adult Homes, Enriched Housing Programs and Assisted Living Residences, depending on the level of care they provide. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Lockport

  • Lockport ranks 50 out of 100 on Sperling's Comfort Index for its harsh winters, which have temperatures around 18 degrees and about 71 inches of annual snowfall. Summers are pleasant, however, with highs in the low-80s, giving seniors plenty of opportunities to be outdoors.  
     
  • Lockport is an inexpensive city, coming in nearly 20 percent below the national average. Seniors can expect to spend about 8 percent less on groceries and 10 percent less on health care costs, though transportation costs may be slightly higher here than elsewhere.

  • Lockport has a high overall crime rate that surpasses the state average by 91 percent and the national average by 30 percent. The violent crime rate is 23 percent higher than the state average and 20 percent higher than the U.S. average. The rate of property crime is 108 percent higher than the state average and 31 percent higher than the national average. 

  • Public transportation in Lockport is provided by Rural Niagara Transportation, which operates four routes throughout the city. Additionally, the Senior Medical Van program provides rides for seniors who need to get to medical appointments but have no other way to do so. 

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

  • Lockport has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Legal Assistance Program, an organization that provides seniors with advice and assistance on legal matters such as neighbor disputes, power of attorney and Medicare and Medicaid problems, as well as one senior center. 


Paying for Assisted Living in Lockport

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in New York

$4,300.00 Clarence Center
$4,000.00 US
$3,840.00 Tonawanda
$3,800.00 North Tonawanda
$3,744.00 Williamsville
$3,210.00 Lockport

Assisted Living costs in Lockport start around $3,210 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 Lockport 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 Lockport

While the state does not provide public subsidization of services for low-income residents, seniors who are eligible for Medicaid may have their services covered through the state’s Long-Term Home Health Program 1915(c) Waiver program

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

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 Lockport

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


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Lockport

Lockport-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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