2 Assisted Living Facilities in Coquille, OR
To help you with your search, browse the 2 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Coquille. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Coquille 3.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Bandon with an average rating of 3.6 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Coquille
Coquille, Ore., population 3,800, is a small city located 20 miles from the Pacific Ocean. The Coquille River borders the city, which offers a Mediterranean climate ideal for seniors throughout the year with an average winter temperature of 56 degrees.
Activities abound for more active seniors, while those who need a higher level of care can find facilities geared for them. Coos County, of which Coquille is the seat, is home to 12 assisted living facilities.
The State of Oregon licenses all assisted living and residential care facilities. There is a wide variety of options, including private rooms, condos and larger communities.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Coquille
- Coquille has no sales tax, but household income is lower than the U.S. average. The city's cost of living is slightly below the national average, which is good for seniors on a budget.
- Coquille has a 35 percent lower crime rate than the rest of Oregon, and violent crimes are 51 percent lower than the remainder of the state. Seniors can feel safe in Coquille.
- The city's community center offers roller skating, a swimming pool and a flea market. The A.J. Sherwood House, an example of Queen Anne architecture, is on the National Register of Historic Places and the Coquille Valley Museum highlights local history. The Sawdust Theatre operates throughout the summer months. The Coquille Public Library organizes city-wide reading groups.
Coos County Area Transit offers dial-a-ride service within the city, and area residents use the Southwest Oregon Regional Airport for air service. A local taxi service is also available.
- While Oregon does not tax social security benefits, it does tax most other retirement benefits. There is a retirement credit for seniors with certain income restrictions.
- The Coquille area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Coquille Valley Hospital in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Assisted Living in Coquille
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Coquille start around $0 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 Coquille 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 Coquille
The Oregon Health Plan (OHP) offers several programs that provide supplemental income that can be used for living expenses. OHP furnishes free medical, dental and mental health and addiction treatment for qualified residents.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Oregon 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 Oregon page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Coquille
Coquille 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 Coquille, please visit our Assisted Living in Oregon page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Coquille
Coquille-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Coquille
Review of Isenburg's Foster Home
the girls were late or never showed up at all. The fee is much to high and must be paid upfront.. I don't recommend this service at all! Read more
Review of Abundant Living Senior Care Homes
Visiting this Christian owned facility was a joy. It is located in the rural town of Coquille, Oregon. The couple that runs this establishment are friendly and well educated. Their menu included ve... Read more