9 Assisted Living Facilities near Montoursville, PA

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Montoursville, PA

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The Hillside Senior Living Community

Provides: Assisted Living
2725 Four Mile Drive, Montoursville, PA 17754
"My sister is in Hillside Senior Living Community and so far it's been exceptional. On a one to ten scale I'd give it a ten. They have a lot of activities for her like bingo, religious services,..." More

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Elmcroft of Loyalsock

Provides: Assisted Living
2985 Four Mile Drive, Montoursville, PA 17754
"Al, Elmcroft's admittance person, was wonderful and extremely helpful. The place was fabulous. It's very clean, and they seemed very organized. The staff, from maintenance to nurse extenders, to..." More

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The Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
2160 WARRENSVILLE ROAD, Montoursville, PA 17754
"My mom is at The Meadows Assisted Living Community, and so far we're good. We're very pleased where she is. They have a lot of caring nurses there, they have activities constantly like Bingo and..." More

6 Assisted Living Facilities near Montoursville, PA

The Williamsport Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1900 Ravine Road, Williamsport, PA 17701
"The Williamsport Home had two different areas. One was almost like an efficiency apartment, but they kept the stove turned off and had a refrigerator and a microwave. Another section was just rooms..." More

Wolf Run Village

Provides: Assisted Living
3750 Route 220 , Hughesville, PA 17737
"I like the Wolf Run Village’s location as it is near to me and the cost i good. We thought it was wonderful, and the facility looked wonderful. They are very helpful in giving us our options. The..." More

Willow View Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
124 Emery Street, Williamsport, PA 17701
"My dad is in Willow View Personal Care. It has been very good. I have been up there several times. The place is clean. The food is decent. He has been there probably two months now. He is in a..." More

Insinger's Personal Care South

Provides: Assisted Living
6 East Central Avenue, South Williamsport, PA 1...

Tilburg's Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
801 MARKET STREET, Williamsport, PA 17701

Williamsport Presbyterian Home

Provides: Assisted Living
810 Louisa Street, Williamsport, PA 17701

Assisted Living near Montoursville, PA

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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Montoursville

  • Review of The Hillside Senior Living Community

    My sister is in Hillside Senior Living Community and so far it's been exceptional. On a one to ten scale I'd give it a ten. They have a lot of activities for her like bingo, religious services, thr... Read more

    Martin
  • Review of Elmcroft of Loyalsock

    Al, Elmcroft's admittance person, was wonderful and extremely helpful. The place was fabulous. It's very clean, and they seemed very organized. The staff, from maintenance to nurse extenders, to th... Read more

    Mary780602
  • Review of The Meadows

    My mom is at The Meadows Assisted Living Community, and so far we're good. We're very pleased where she is. They have a lot of caring nurses there, they have activities constantly like Bingo and ma... Read more

    Sharon826054
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Montoursville

Montoursville is a borough in the Williamsport metropolitan area with a population of about 5,000. Indian Park is unusually large for Montoursville’s size and has many sites for seniors to enjoy, including picnic tables, fishing ponds and hiking trails. This area also has a total of 15 assisted living facilities, including three within Montoursville and 12 in the surrounding metropolitan area. The Department of Human Services regulates assisted living facilities in Pennsylvania, which are officially known as assisted living residences. These facilities also include assistance with personal care and other daily living activities.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Montoursville

  • Senior citizens will find the climate in Montoursville to be slightly less comfortable than the U.S. average. It receives about 35 inches of snow per year, and the average low temperature in January is 17 degrees. On the other hand, the average high temperature in July is only 83 degrees, allowing seniors to spend more time outdoors.

  • Montoursville’s overall cost of living is unremarkable, at 96 percent of the national average. All essential living expenses are slightly below the national average except for utilities, which cost 24 percent more than the national average. Seniors will, therefore, need to manage their heating and cooling expenses carefully to live on a budget in Montoursville.

  • Montoursville’s overall crime rate is about the same as the average for Pennsylvania, although the rates of specific types of crime are quite different. For example, the rate of violent crime in Montoursville is only 1.77 per thousand people per year, as compared 3.16 for Pennsylvania. In contrast, the rate of property crimes is 19.05 in Montoursville, whereas the average for Pennsylvania is only 17.43. Senior citizens in Montoursville should, therefore, focus more on protecting themselves from property crimes.

  • Public transportation in the Williamsport area is provided by River Valley Transit, with routes specifically for Montoursville. Senior citizens 65 and over ride for free as part of the PennDOT Free Transit Program. This program requires applicants to provide a proof-of-age document.

  • The Loyalsock/Montoursville Center is one of five senior centers in Lycoming County administered by STEP Inc. It provides a regular schedule of recreational, educational and fitness activities. All of these centers serve hot lunches daily.

  • Montoursville has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Williamsport.


Paying for Assisted Living in Montoursville

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Pennsylvania

$4,000.00 US
$3,647.00 Montoursville
$3,150.00 Danville
$2,200.00 Milton
$1,770.00 Lewisburg

Assisted Living costs in Montoursville start around $3,647 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 Montoursville 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 Montoursville

Pennsylvania doesn't have any state programs to help with assisted living costs at this time. However, Supplemental Security Income may be able to provide some financial assistance for non-nursing residential care.

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


Free Assisted Living Resources in Montoursville

Montoursville 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.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Montoursville

Montoursville-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.