The 10 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Masontown, PA for 2023
Also serving communities of Point Marion.
There are 17 Assisted Living Facilities in the Masontown area, with 2 in Masontown and 15 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 34 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Masontown. Better rated regions include Monongahela with an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in Masontown, Pennsylvania
Marquis Gardens Place
660 Cherry Tree Lane, Uniontown, PA, 15401
"We have a thoroughly wonderful experience with Marquis Gardens Place. We moved Mom in. She's 102. It's in her hometown where she grew up. She immediately made friends with a girl she knew in high school who was going to turn 100. So, they were bes..."READ MORE
Generations Elder Care
165 Dearth Road, Uniontown, PA, 15401
"My wife moved to Generations Elder Care. There's only about 18 to 20 people in the home. It's just a personal care home. They're the only ones that offered to take her. She had been diagnosed with bipolar (type III), and had some pretty severe rea..."READ MORE
161 Bakers Ridge Rd, Morgantown, WV, 26508
"This is a excellent facility. Our 95 year old father was there for rehab and was able to achieve his goals in one week and return home to resume all of his activities. Due to Covid -19 precautions, visitation was limited. Screening and scheduli..."READ MORE
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King S Personal Care Home
390 Mountain Road, Uniontown, PA, 15401
"We placed my mom here December 2019. She was struggling with senility and could no longer live alone. After visiting several local facilities, we chose Kings. It impressed us that it looked like a home. Many of the higher priced homes in the area ..."READ MORE
Hillside Manor Personal Care Home
177 OLIVER ROAD, Uniontown, PA, 15401
"The people at Hillside Manor are very nice, and my parents are well taken care of. It's completely different from where they were, and it's excellent. They just had a beautiful Christmas party with food laid out for all of them and games. They hav..."READ MORE
Peroni Personal Care Home
111 EASY STREET, Uniontown, PA, 15401
"My parents have been in 4 different care homes this year as their care needs have continued to get more complicated. Some have looked much prettier than Peroni's and some have cost more. But none have provided the exemplary care that Peroni's h..."READ MORE
Twin Oaks Home Care, Inc.
1193 National Pike, Hopwood, PA, 15445
"Twin Oaks Home Care provided in home care to my 93 year old mother who has alzheimer's before she had to enter a nursing home for skilled nursing care. I was previously with another home care agency but switched to Twin Oaks because of the lack o..."READ MORE
Horizon Personal Care Home
9 SOUTH MORGANTOWN STREET, Fairchance, PA, 15436
"Not impressed. My mother was hospitalized for dehydration, fell and broke her leg, no fresh fruit or vegetables, "homemade" was from a box, mix, or can. Dominoes Pizza was served for dinner the first night I visited. Two patients were completel..."READ MORE
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Masontown
Masontown is a small crossroads community in the largely rural farm country that snakes along the banks of the Monongahela River. About 130,000 people live in Fayette County, where Masontown is located, 21% of whom are seniors aged 65 and over. This small town of whitewashed fences and steepled churches has two assisted living facilities for local seniors, though others operate in surrounding communities. Assisted living communities in Pennsylvania, like all residential care facilities throughout the state, are inspected and licensed through the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Assisted Living Residence Licensing division.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Masontown
- The weather in Masontown sees winter lows that average just 19 degrees, while mild summers average highs of 83. Masontown is far from both the coast and the Great Lakes, but it still gets 40 inches of rain and 29 inches of snow in a typical year. Spring rain raises pollen and mold from the woods and farmland around Masontown's outskirts, which can aggravate some seniors' asthma or COPD.
- The cost of living is relatively low in Masontown where families pay just 80% of the national average for housing, food and other bills. Seniors in Masontown pay an average of 17% less than the national median for healthcare and related expenses.
Crime rates are fairly low in Masontown. Across all categories of reported offenses, crime rates here are just half the national average. Seniors in Masontown are especially safe from violent crime, which is less common than relatively minor property crimes, such as theft.
Fayette Area Coordinated Transportation (FACT) operates numerous bus routes throughout the Masontown area. Seniors can ride FACT buses at a half-off discount with a valid ID, which may be applied for by downloading an application from the company website. All FACT buses are disabled-ride equipped, and paratransit services are complimentary for out-of-town visitors with a valid ID from their home paratransit district.
- The Masontown area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Uniontown Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Masontown has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Masontown Senior Center on South Main Street, an organization that connects local seniors with meal service, utility assistance and referrals for local aid organizations, as well as one local senior center.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Masontown
Assisted Living costs in Masontown 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 Masontown 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.
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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 Masontown
Masontown 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 Masontown, please visit our Assisted Living in Pennsylvania page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Masontown
Masontown-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.