16 Assisted Living Facilities near Kingston, PA

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Kingston, PA

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Kingston Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
700 Third Avenue, Kingston, PA 18704
"My mom resides here and I am so pleased with her care. I am an RN myself and can have some high expectations of care and they have honestly exceeded it . Nursing care top notch the Nurse Mitzi is..." More

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Tiffany Court at Kingston

Provides: Assisted Living
700 Northampton Street, Kingston, PA 18704
"The visit I had at Tiffany Court was very nice because staff was able to provide me a very good tour. The facility is beautiful. The staff that gave me the tour was very informative. Their rooms..." More

Wyoming Valley Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
518 WYOMING AVENUE, Kingston, PA 18704
"I volunteered at this facility for a short period of time. The staff was friendly and from all of my experiences appeared to be courteous to the residents. I took part in resident activities, and..." More

13 Assisted Living Facilities near Kingston, PA

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North Penn Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
240 North Sherman Street, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
"North Penn Manor was the best place that I've been to. I took my husband with me there and he made friends right away. It's a really friendly family environment. The apartment we saw was very nice,..." More

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Wyoming Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
80 Wyoming Ave, Wyoming, PA 18644
"Wyoming Manor is nice, small, cozy, and friendly. My mother-in-law says the food is wonderful. They have activities for the residents to do all day like entertainment and mass every morning. The..." More

The Village at Greenbriar

Provides: Assisted Living
4244 Memorial Highway, Dallas, PA 18612
"Greenbriar is inviting from the minute the doors slide open. The decor and warmth inside are a delight to the eye. The staff is very friendly and helpful and the activities are in abundance. I..." More

The Meadows Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
200 LAKE STREET, Dallas, PA 18612
"The Meadows Manor seemed very nice, but costly, and if your loved one has Alzheimer's, they charge more. They have rehab facilities and they have different programs for the seniors if they're..." More

Highland Park

Provides: Assisted Living
874 Schechter Drive, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
"Highland Park is a wonderful community. I love the staff there. They go above and beyond what their job calls for. My father is in the dementia unit. They treat everybody like family and they're..." More

Mercy Center Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
P O Box 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612
"I think that the staff is great, very patient and caring. Facility is always clean, too. The food is good and the care for my grandmother is great. I feel comfortable having her there. " More

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Wesley Village

Provides: Assisted Living
215 ROBERTS ROAD, Pittston, PA 18640
"Wesley Village was very clean. The staff was very friendly, and everyone that we have met seemed to be very caring. We were looking for a place for my cousin in the assisted living section. It..." More

Little Flower Manor St Therese Res Di...

Provides: Assisted Living
200 SOUTH MEADE STREET, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702

Plymouth Manor Personal Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
120 MARTZ MANOR, Plymouth, PA 18651
"The facility was so friendly! The staff were very friendly. It seemed like a place that I would feel comfortable putting my grandparents in. I spent time in the dining area with the elderly, and we..." More

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Riverview Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
300 Courtright Ave, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
"They have Private and or semi private rooms. Residents are friendly . Care about each other. The activities director tries to keep them entertained and busy with doing exercise games, bingo...." More

Davis Manor Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
185 South Mountain Boulevard, Mountain Top, PA ...
"My experience with the Davis Manor assisted living was pleasant for the most part. The staff seemed to be friendly and caring of the patients. My Uncle stayed there for a total of four months. He..." More

Keystone Garden Estates

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Narrows Road Route 11, Larksville, PA 18651

Pittston Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
51 NORTH MAIN STREET, Pittston, PA 18640

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Kingston

    Kingston is a borough in Luzerne County, in northeast Pennsylvania. It’s credited with being the site of the first public school in that state and has a population of about 13,000 people, 21.9 percent of whom are senior citizens. Seniors in need of help with daily tasks can choose from 17 assisted living facilities, three within Kingston and 14 others in neighboring towns like Wilkes-Barre. The Department of Human Services regulates assisted living facilities, officially known as assisted living residences, in Kingston and elsewhere in Pennsylvania. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Kingston

    • Kingston has a humid continental climate, meaning that it has four distinct seasons with cold winters. Snowfall can be heavy in January, with an average snowfall of 13.5 inches. However, seniors are generally comfortable outdoors from May to September.
    • The overall cost of living in Kingston is low, at 85 percent of the national average. Housing is particularly low at 58 percent of the national average, and utilities are the highest expense at seven percent above the national average. Management of heating and cooling costs will be essential for seniors living on a budget in Kingston.
    • Kingston is safer than about one-third of all U.S. cities, although its overall crime rate is about average for Pennsylvania as a whole. The crime rate in Kingston is 20.7 crimes per thousand people per year, compared to Pennsylvania’s annual average of 20.6 crimes per thousand people. Seniors who are already living in Pennsylvania may not have particular concerns about crime.
    • The Luzerne Transportation Authority is responsible for public transportation in this county, including Kingston. With a State Transit ID card, seniors ride all day for free during regular service hours. Medicare card holders pay half the standard fare.
    • The Kingston Borough Recreation Center provides a variety of memberships with fees that are based primarily on age and residency status, including senior citizens. The facilities include a gymnasium, racquetball courts, fitness rooms and game areas. Each locker room also has a steam sauna.
    • The Kingston area is home to world-class medical facilities, including First Hospital Wyoming Valley and Nesbitt Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Kingston

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Pennsylvania

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,279.00 Scranton
    $2,391.00 Kingston
    $1,590.00 Wilkes Barre

    Assisted Living costs in Kingston start around $2,391 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 Kingston 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 Kingston

    Seniors in Kingston can receive financial assistance for assisted living supplement to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) if they live in non-nursing residential care.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Kingston

    Kingston 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 Kingston, please visit our Assisted Living in Pennsylvania page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Kingston

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

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    Assisted Living near Kingston, PA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Kingston

    • Review of Tiffany Court at Kingston

      I visited Tiffany Court at Kingston. It was OK, and adequate, but my dad didn’t enjoy it too much. The staff was very nice, the location was very good, and the grounds were very nicely kept. The ro... Read more

      Sandy
    • Review of Kingston Manor

      My mom resides here and I am so pleased with her care. I am an RN myself and can have some high expectations of care and they have honestly exceeded it . Nursing care top notch the Nurse Mitzi is v... Read more

      Barbra Smith
    • Review of Kingston Manor

      WOW!!! I did a tour at Kingston Manor today as well as a few others in the Kingston area. I will say it was the best experience. I was greeted by a staff member immediately, the building smelled li... Read more

      Betty Lord
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