3 Assisted Living Facilities near Scappoose, OR

1 Assisted Living Facility in Scappoose, OR

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Brookdale Rose Valley Scappoose

Provides: Assisted Living
33800 SE Frederick Street, Scappoose, OR 97056
"My sister has been a resident for 2+ years at Rose Valley. Because of her need for more advanced care she will be leaving. Everyone from the manger to the day to day staff, the care was excellent...." More

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Avamere at St. Helens

Provides: Assisted Living
2400 Gable Road, Saint Helens, OR 97051
"Avamere at St. Helens is nice. From what I hear from my mom, it's good. The staff is extremely helpful and friendly. They have a daily schedule posted in the elevator for the residents so they know..." More

Ridgefield Living Center Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
104 Pioneer Street, Ridgefield, WA 98642

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Scappoose

    Scappoose is an Oregon city situated near the Columbia River and has a population of approximately 6,954 residents. Its small size provides seniors with the close-knit feel of a small town without being far from Portland, which is only about 22 miles away. There is one assisted living facility in Scappoose, with 17 located in nearby areas such as St. Helens and Vancouver. In Scappoose, as with the rest of Oregon, assisted living facilities are regulated by the Department of Human Services and provide supportive services 24 hours a day for six or more residents.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Scappoose

    • Scappoose has a lower crime rate than the U.S. average. Violent crime ranks at 21.4 and property crime ranks at 26.2, which is substantially lower than the national rankings of 31.1 and 38.1.

    • The climate in Scappoose is ranked 76 out of 100 on Sperling’s Comfort Index, while the rest of the country ranks at 54 on average — meaning Scappoose has more comfortable weather for seniors. January lows average about 34 degrees, with moderate July highs around 79 degrees.

    • The air quality ranking in Scappoose is 73 out of 100, based on data from the EPA’s National Air Toxics Assessment. The national average is 58, so seniors in Scappoose enjoy better air quality.

    • Scappoose is tax friendly for seniors because there’s no tax on Social Security benefits. There’s also no sales tax in Scappoose or the rest of Oregon.

    • Scappoose has no/few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Portland.

    • Seniors in Scappoose may pay more for assisted living monthly costs, transportation, groceries and other items. The cost of living in Scappoose is ranked at 128.9, which is higher than the national average of 100.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Scappoose

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Oregon

    $5,400.00 Scappoose
    $4,626.00 Beaverton
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,899.00 Vancouver
    $3,736.00 Portland
    $3,425.00 Forest Grove
    $2,849.00 Battle Ground

    Assisted Living costs in Scappoose start around $5,400 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 Scappoose 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 Scappoose

    Seniors in Scappoose who need help paying for assisted living may qualify for a waiver. Oregon Medicaid offers the Aged and Disabled 1915(c) waiver program for residents of assisted living facilities and residential care facilities.

    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 Scappoose

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Scappoose

    Scappoose-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Scappoose

    • Review of Brookdale Rose Valley Scappoose

      My sister has been a resident for 2+ years at Rose Valley. Because of her need for more advanced care she will be leaving. Everyone from the manger to the day to day staff, the care was excellent. ... Read more

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    • Review of Brookdale Rose Valley Scappoose

      I live in Brookdale in Scappoose. In the four years that I have lived here, there have been 3 different ownerships. Brookdale is the most recent. Because of the budget limitation and what-not, ther... Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Rose Valley Scappoose

      We went to Rose Valley (Brookdale Rose Valley Scappoose). The staff was very nice and very informative. Their accommodations are small retirement cottages. Their dining room looked like a very nice... Read more

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