10 Assisted Living Facilities in Grants Pass, OR
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The average cost of assisted living in Grants Pass is $3,795 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,400. Cheaper nearby regions include Medford with an average starting cost of $3,330.
To help you with your search, browse the 34 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Grants Pass. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Grants Pass 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Medford with an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Grants Pass
Grants Pass, located in the southwest corner of Oregon, boasts the motto "It's the climate," so it's not surprising that weather is a real draw for seniors choosing to live here. Seniors can choose from nine assisted living facilities in Grants Pass, with another eight available in nearby communities. All of these assisted living communities provide room and board in a safe, residential environment. They also offer personal care services that include medication management and help with daily living activities, such as dressing, grooming and eating. In Oregon, all assisted living facilities are licensed by the state's Department of Human Services.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Grants Pass
- Summers are warm and even hot, with average high temperatures in the high 80s. Winters are mild, with low temperatures rarely dropping below freezing and highs in the mid-40s. Grants Pass receives less rain than most of the rest of Oregon, most of it falling during the winter.
- Seniors can revisit their glory days at the Back to the '50s celebration held in Grants Pass each year, featuring concerts and a classic car show. First Friday Art Nights draw people downtown every month to enjoy art exhibits and special events in the shopping district.
- Grants Pass has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Aging and Disability Resource Connection, an organization that connects seniors to transportation and Meals on Wheels, as well as one senior center.
- The cost of living in Grants Pass is only 6.9 percent higher than the national average, putting it within reach for many seniors on a fixed income.
Josephine County Transit runs buses through the Grants Pass area during daytime hours on weekdays, and the Rogue Valley Transit District connects Grants Pass to Medford as well. Seniors are eligible to apply for a reduced fare bus pass, and paratransit Dial-a-Ride service is available for people with physical disabilities.
- The Grants Pass area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Asante Three Rivers Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Assisted Living in Grants Pass
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Assisted Living costs in Grants Pass start around $3,795 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 Grants Pass 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 Grants Pass
Oregon is one of just five states that offers a 1915(k) plan through its state version of Medicaid. This plan, also known as the Community First Choice plan, the K Option, or the K Plan, provides financial assistance to eligible seniors who need some help paying for their assisted living costs.
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 Grants Pass
Grants Pass 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 Grants Pass, please visit our Assisted Living in Oregon page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Grants Pass
Grants Pass-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.
Other Options in Grants Pass, OR
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Grants Pass
Review of Ashley Manor Care Center
Heidi Lane Ashley Manor is a very nice facility that has a homey feel. The layout is good for socialization with other clients and staff. The meals seem to be good as my Mom has been very healthy... Read more
Review of Redwood Terrace
When I was searching for a place for my mother I was fortunate enough to get a recommendation for Redwood Terrace. Their staff helped me through the paperwork and found available benefits I wasn't ... Read more
Review of Oak Lane Retirement
My visit to Oak Lane was nice, but the assisted living and independent living areas were too close together, and I don’t want to be reminded that I will end up in a wheelchair sitting in a hallway ... Read more