The 5 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Albany, OR for 2023

Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in Albany, OR

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Bonaventure of Albany

Provides: Assisted Living
420 Geri Street NW, Albany, OR 97321
"We had a really good tour experience at Bonaventure of Albany. We actually went there twice. My brother and I checked it out first and then we took dad to see it as well. The community seemed..." More

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Brookdale Geary Street

Provides: Assisted Living
2445 Southeast Geary Street, Albany, OR 97322
"We went to look at Brookdale Geary Street, and we just fell in love with the place. It was clean and smelled good. The staff was wonderful. We talked to some of the other clientele there, and my..." More

Mennonite Village

Provides: Assisted Living
5353 Columbus St SE, Albany, OR 97322
"Mennonite Village's location would have been ideal for us, that's what we liked the best about the place. What we liked the least was they don't offer 1-bedrooms to anybody unless they already..." More

Waverly Place

Provides: Assisted Living
2853 Salem Avenue SE, Albany, OR 97321
"My mother has moved into Waverly Place. We chose it because of the level of care they provided, the staff that we interacted with, and the residents were all happy and engaging in activities, and..." More

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Avamere at Albany

Provides: Assisted Living
2800 14th Ave. SE, Albany, OR 97322
"I love Cambridge Terrace Assisted Living. My mom was is need of assistance and I had no idea what to do. I called Cambridge Terrace and that started helping right away. They were not pushy sales..." More

Regency Park Place at Corvallis

Provides: Assisted Living
2595 Ne Jack London Street, Corvallis, OR 97330
"I really liked Regency Park Place at Corvallis. My friend went in as assisted living, but it ended up that she didn't know who she was. She had to have full care, and they did that. They never..." More

Timberhill Place

Provides: Assisted Living
989 NW Spruce Ave, Corvallis, OR 97330
"My family member has lived at Timberhill Place for 2 1/2 years now, after leaving a "big name" facility. The difference is night and day! The care is beyond excellent. The staff is retained for..." More

Conifer House

Provides: Assisted Living
145 NE Conifer Blvd, Corvallis, OR 97330
"Conifer House's service was phenomenal. This was a single-level establishment. Immediately, I heard residents laughing, and I heard activity going on although the residents were around the corner,..." More

Corvallis Caring Place

Provides: Assisted Living
750 NW 23rd St, Corvallis, OR 97330
"Corvallis Caring Place was excellent in everything about it. The staff was outstanding because they care about the people. I was there for four days, and it was just a wonderful experience. My..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Albany

    Albany is considered the rare metals capital of the world, thanks to its production of hafnium, titanium and zirconium. What's not rare in Albany? Assisted living facilities, with five choices right in Albany itself and another nine available nearby in Lebanon and Corvallis. At these facilities, seniors can get the assistance they need with medication management and the activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing and eating, all within a comfortable and secure residential environment. In Oregon, all assisted living facilities are licensed by the Oregon Department of Human Services.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Albany

    Albany's weather is relatively mild, with high temperatures in the low 80s in the summer and the 40s during the winter. Winters get very wet, but it's rare to see temperatures dip below freezing.

    •The Albany area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Samaritan Albany General Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    •Visitors flock to Albany each year for the Northwest Air and Art Festival, which brings together local artists and musicians for a weekend of celebration. The River Rhythms and Summer Sounds music festivals are great for seniors who want to get out but don't want to have to walk around a lot.

    •The Albany Transit System provides public transportation via bus within Albany, with connections to Corvallis. Albany is also a stop on Amtrak's Coast Starlight route, which runs from Los Angeles to Seattle.

    •Albany has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Oregon Cascades West Council of Government's Senior and Disability Services department, an organization that provides adult protective services, Meals on Wheels, a money management program and a foster grandparent program, as well as one senior center.

    •The cost of living in Albany is 8.5 percent higher than the national average, but not having to pay for housing can help seniors adjust to the slightly higher costs.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Albany

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Oregon

    $5,125.00 Lebanon
    $4,825.00 Albany
    $4,637.00 Corvallis
    $4,273.00 Keizer
    $4,220.00 Junction City
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,974.00 Salem

    Assisted Living costs in Albany start around $4,825 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 Albany 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 Albany

    Eligible seniors who need a little help paying the costs of their assisted living facility may be able to qualify for financial assistance through Oregon's K Plan, also known as the 1915(k) state plan option, the Community First Choice option, or the K Option. This Medicaid plan provides benefits that may be used for assisted living costs.

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

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Albany

    Albany 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 Albany, please visit our Assisted Living in Oregon page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Albany

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

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    Assisted Living near Albany, OR

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Albany

    • Review of Waverly Place

      My mother has moved into Waverly Place. We chose it because of the level of care they provided, the staff that we interacted with, and the residents were all happy and engaging in activities, and t... Read more

    • Review of Avamere at Albany

      There is issues of bed bugs that nobody is taking care of the staff doesn't stay long enough to understand what is wrong with the residents they all have issues they all have needs that aren't bein... Read more

    • Review of Waverly Place

      My dad will be going to Waverly Place, it had been our first choice. We like the atmosphere, the look of it, and also the cost. The staff who gave the tour was just very good with my dad and talked... Read more

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