21 Assisted Living Facilities near Tonawanda, NY

1 Assisted Living Facility in Tonawanda, NY


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

20 Assisted Living Facilities near Tonawanda, NY


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


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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Brookdale Kenmore

Provides: Assisted Living
2971 Delaware Avenue, Kenmore, NY 14217
"Brookdale Kenmore was nice. They take you to the doctors and had everything you'd want if you're alone, but it's expensive. The staff was very friendly, nice, and answered all of my questions...." More


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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Brookdale Niagara

Provides: Assisted Living
6741 Nash Road, North Tonawanda, NY 14120
"The activities are refreshing and our mom loves it. The food is delicious and presented like a fine restaurant. We met with the chef as this was a huge concern for us. The care givers seem so..." More


Elderwood Village at Williamsville

Provides: Assisted Living
5271 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221
"I liked Elderwood Village. The apartments were nice. The people were very friendly, but it was too expensive for us. They had three meals a day; the menu looked really good. Utilities were..." More

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Tennyson Court

Provides: Assisted Living
49 Tennyson Court, Williamsville, NY 14221
"My mom moved into Tennyson Court two weeks ago. My experience is very good. It's pleasant, and the staff is courteous and well-trained. Her room is cozy. The dining area is quite nice and very..." More


The Bristol Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1500 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209
"I love the staff that works here .The staff is very friendly ." More


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


Brompton Heights Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
275 Brompton Road, Williamsville, NY 14221
"My mother has lived at Brompton Heights for over a year and and is receiving enhanced assisted-living services. We are very happy with the staff! They are caring and know my mom well. The nurses..." 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

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

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

Caring Star 2014

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

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

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


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

Weinberg Campus

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

Ken-Ton Presbyterian Village

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

Lutheran Church Home of Buffalo

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

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Tonawanda

    Located just 12 miles north of Buffalo, Tonawanda is a vibrant community with a population of just under 73,000, of which 19.6 percent are seniors. To accommodate this population, there is one assisted living facility within city limits and 20 in the surrounding areas. These facilities are regulated by the New York State Department of Health and are defined as adult care facilities (ACFs) that provide non-medical room and board for seniors. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Tonawanda

    • Tonawanda is a good option for seniors on a budget, as the cost of living is 8.2 percent below the U.S. average. Grocery, health care and housing costs are all below average, with transportation coming in just above national medians.  
    • Seniors who enjoy outdoor activities should note that the weather in Tonawanda is seasonal and temperatures can vary greatly. Winters can get frigid, with lows reaching an average of 18 degrees Fahrenheit in January. Snowfall is well above average at 84 inches per year. Summers are warm, with highs of 81 degrees in June, and rainfall is comparable to U.S. averages at 39 inches annually.  
    • New York state does not tax social security benefits, which can help seniors make the most of their retirement income. Private pensions and retirement accounts are deductible.  
    • Seniors 60 and over who don’t drive can get around town on the Going Places van service, which operates Tuesday through Friday. The NFTA Metro also operates public buses through Tonawanda with reduced fares for seniors over 65.  

    Paying for Assisted Living in Tonawanda

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $4,150.00 Cheektowaga
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,959.00 Williamsville
    $3,840.00 Tonawanda
    $3,800.00 North Tonawanda
    $3,430.00 Kenmore
    $2,950.00 Buffalo

    Assisted Living costs in Tonawanda start around $3,840 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 Tonawanda 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 Tonawanda

    New York state has two government programs that can offer supplemental income to seniors looking for financial assistance for assisted living: the Assisted Living Program (ALP) and Medicaid’s Managed Long Term Care Waiver (MLTC).

    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 Tonawanda

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Tonawanda

    Tonawanda-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 Tonawanda

    • Review of Elderwood Assisted Living at Tonawanda

      I visited Elderwood at Tonawanda and it was acceptable. It looked clean and there are many residents that live there. It looked like a typical assisted living community. I wouldn't say it's above a... Read more

    • Review of Elderwood Assisted Living at Tonawanda

      My mother has been in this facility for about 5 yrs. It was Tonawanda manor when she went there. Most of the girls who worked for Tonawanda manor have left and the new staff is mostly caring excep... Read more

    • Review of Elderwood Assisted Living at Tonawanda

      Elderwood Assisted Living at Tonawanda is totally unacceptable. They don't handle people with the problem that my wife has. It is assisted living but not skilled nursing, and it's in the industrial... Read more

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