16 Assisted Living Facilities near West Seneca, NY

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in West Seneca, NY

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Elderwood Assisted Living at West Seneca

Provides: Assisted Living
580 Orchard Park Road, West Seneca, NY 14224
"I toured Elderwood Assisted Living at West Seneca. It seemed clean, bright, and nice. The rooms were fine. The person who accommodated me was very nice, very thorough and very knowledgeable. The..." More

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Eden Heights of West Seneca

Provides: Assisted Living
3030 Clinton Street, West Seneca, NY 14224
"The tour at Eden Heights was good. The nurse showed me everything. She showed me the private room, semi-private room, the kitchen or the eating area, and the game room. They have a courtyard,..." More

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Elderwood Village at Williamsville

Provides: Assisted Living
5271 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221
"What I like best about Elderwood Village at Williamsville is that there's a variety of shopping and supermarkets close by. It's near my sister-in-law's place of work so she can drive right by and..." More

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Peregrine Senior Living at Cheektowaga

Provides: Assisted Living
575 Cayuga Creek Rd, Cheektowaga, NY 14227
"Peregrine Senior Living at Cheektowaga was very nice, very clean, and very well warm. All the people there were very nice. It was a nice place, it's just it was a little further out of the way for..." More

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Elderwood Assisted Living at Cheektowaga

Provides: Assisted Living
229 Bennett Road, Cheektowaga, NY 14227
"Elderwood Assisted Living at Cheektowaga wasn't as new as the other place I toured, but they were putting in some new flooring and apartments as needed. They were updating some of the flooring in..." 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

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Orchard Heights, Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
5200 Chestnut Ridge Road, Orchard Park, NY 14127
"We chose Orchard Heights Senior Living for my dad because of the cleanliness of the facility. Everything's on one floor, there are no stairs, and they also supply the furniture in the package. The..." More

People Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
5528 Broadway Street, Lancaster, NY 14086
"This facility is very well staffed and organized. The home is kept very clean and the residents are well cared for. All families and friends are welcome and tons of food, desserts and drinks are..." More

St. Francis Park - Hamburg

Provides: Assisted Living
5229 South Park Ave, Hamburg, NY 14075
"We're in the process of moving my mom to St. Francis Park. It was wonderful, and it was perfect for her. I absolutely liked everything: the people, how clean it was, and everything about it was..." More

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Provides: Assisted Living
2248 Old Union Road, Cheektowaga, NY 14227
"I would have loved to have mom here but she ended up needing a nursing home. It was clean and very homelike. Other places are like cold hospitals." More

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The Courtyards LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
5285 South Park Avenue, Hamburg, NY 14075
"I love this place. My mother in law was here for 2 years before she had to be placed elsewhere for medical reasons. The staff is wonderful. The meals were healthy. The building is older but clean..." 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

Absolut At Orchard Park

Provides: Assisted Living
6060 Armor Road, Orchard Park, NY 14127
"My Mother is a resident in the assisted living facility. The staff are very friendly and most have worked there for a long time, which speaks volumes. Stacey the director of nursing is very..." More

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Lancaster Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
5539 Broadway St, Lancaster, NY 14086
"Very kind staff, good food and clean. My Father has lived there for 2 years and is treated very well not only by front line staff but also upper management Mary Ellen and the new owner Joe. It’s..." 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

Lutheran Church Home of Buffalo

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

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in West Seneca

    West Seneca is a town in Erie County, New York just nine miles southeast of Buffalo. This historic town lies on the former Buffalo Creek Reservation and is home to a large number of seniors who comprise 20.5 percent of its population. These seniors are served by 17 assisted living facilities (ALFs) in and around West Seneca. ALFs in the State of New York are regulated by the Department of Health who defines them as adult care facilities (ACFs) that provide non-medical, long-term residences for seniors. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in West Seneca

    • West Seneca has seasonal weather with cold winters and warm summers. Snowfall here is well above the U.S. average of 26 inches at 103 inches per year. Because of this, seniors who enjoy outdoor activities may have difficulty getting around in the winter months. Rainfall averages 40 inches per year, only slightly above the national median of 39 inches.  
    • Crime in West Seneca is relatively low, so seniors can feel safe traveling around town. The city received a score of 38 out of 100 (high crime) for violent crime and a 39.9 for property crime. These numbers are only slightly above U.S. averages. 
    • The cost of living in West Seneca is 6.9 percent lower than the national average, which may benefit seniors living on a budget. Housing, grocery and health care costs are all below U.S. averages with transportation only slightly above national medians. 
    • Social security benefits are exempt from taxation in the state of New York and income from retirement accounts and private pensions are deductible. This could leave extra income for seniors to put towards assisted living costs. 
    • For seniors in need of transportation, NFTA Metro provides public buses with routes throughout West Seneca. Adults over 65 may purchase a reduced fare pass. The town, along with the Erie County Department of Senior Services, offers van service for seniors who need transportation to shopping and other activities.  

    Paying for Assisted Living in West Seneca

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $4,585.00 Kenmore
    $4,300.00 Cheektowaga
    $4,267.00 Williamsville
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,800.00 Buffalo
    $3,621.00 West Seneca
    $3,600.00 Lancaster

    Assisted Living costs in West Seneca start around $3,621 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 West Seneca 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 West Seneca

    Seniors who need financial aid for assisted living in West Seneca may apply through two different New York government programs: Medicaid’s Managed Long Term Care Waiver (MLTC) and the Assisted Living Program (ALP). 

    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 West Seneca

    West Seneca 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 West Seneca, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in West Seneca

    West Seneca-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 West Seneca

    • Review of Eden Heights of West Seneca

      I went to Eden Heights of West Seneca. The layout was nice. It's all on one floor. I like the width of the hallways and the upkeep. It's older, but they are updating at this time, and it's nice. Th... Read more

    • Review of Elderwood Assisted Living at West Seneca

      Elderwood Assisted Living at West Seneca almost seemed like a hotel. You had to take an elevator and go up to a floor and it could be confusing for older people. I didn't like that there were multi... Read more

    • Review of Eden Heights of West Seneca

      My mom moved into Eden Heights of West Seneca in January. It's assisted living and seemed like a nice place. I was only there a couple of times. Since then, I've heard that the staff keeps changing... Read more

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