10 Assisted Living Facilities near Stroudsburg, PA

4 Assisted Living Facilities in Stroudsburg, PA

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Grace Park

Provides: Assisted Living
1170 West Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
"Grace Park is immaculate and clean. The staff is great. The overall feeling of it is welcoming, and as soon as I walked in, I said it was the place for my mom. Everything about it was a positive..." More

Gluco Lodge Personal Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1127 Kemmertown Road, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
"My mother moved into Gluco Lodge Personal Care and I'm extremely happy with them. They have been phenomenal, and when she's not acting normal they call me, just to make me aware that there's a..." More

Hillcrest Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
6000 RUNNING VALLEY ROAD, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
"I love this facility. I would recommend it to anyone! The staff and the residents are amazing, and I'm so happy I put my mother here she is living it. " More

Fitzmaurice Community Services

Provides: Assisted Living
2115 North 5th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360

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Spring Village at Pocono

Provides: Assisted Living
329 East Brown Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
"I have found everyone at Spring Village at Pocono to be exceptional. Everyone is very friendly, caring, kind, and remembers my mother's name. It's a very beautiful, nicely kept place. My mother's..." More

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Morning Star Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
306 West Main Street, Pen Argyl, PA 18072
"Located in a semi-residential neighborhood, the home-like atmosphere of our residence is immediately apparent, from the lace curtains in the windows to the beautiful wooden and upholstered..." More

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Walden III

Provides: Assisted Living
325 North Broadway, Wind Gap, PA 18091
"Everything at Walden III looks like it's really good. We just went with my friend and her husband there yesterday. It's close to us and it looks like everything is going to work out really good...." More

The Chandler Estate IV

Provides: Assisted Living
1569 TEELS ROAD, Pen Argyl, PA 18072
"My mother lived in a private room at The Chandler Estate for 4 years before she passed away there last fall. The staff were so accommodating to her needs throughout all of the changes in her stay..." More

Weston Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
30 Weir Lake Rd, Brodheadsville, PA 18322
"My mom is in Wesley Enhanced Living right now. She has dementia. She starts at the second floor -- the assisted living. She has a room. They have a dining room. When her dementia gets worse, they..." More

Milford Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
2200 MILFORD ROAD, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Stroudsburg

    The borough of Stroudsburg, Pa., which was established in 1799, is a vibrant, diverse community that is home to several historic sites, including the Academy Hill Historic District and the Stroud Mansion. Seniors make up about 22 percent of the population of 5,444. To support its senior population, the city offers four assisted living communities, with another seven communities located in proximity. These facilities are classified in two categories depending on the care they provide. Assisted living residences, which provide supplemental health services along with assistance and supervision with the activities of daily living, are licensed by the Department of Aging, Office of Long-Term Living, Division of Licensing. Personal care homes, which are for seniors who do not require nursing home-level care, are licensed by the Department of Public Welfare, Adult Residential Licensing

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Stroudsburg

    • While Stroudsburg has an overall low cost of living, seniors can expect to spend about 10 percent more on groceries, 4 percent more on transportation expenses and 8 percent more on clothing, restaurants, entertainment and other miscellaneous items than they would in other U.S. cities. 

    • Stroudsburg seniors can expect hot summers, with July highs averaging in the mid-80s, and chilly, snowy winters with lows in the upper teens. 

    • Seniors and their families can rest easy knowing Stroudsburg has a low overall crime rate that falls 33 percent below the national average. It comes in below state and national averages in both violent and property crime. 

    • The Monroe County Transit Authority provides public bus service in Stroudsburg, offering nearly a dozen routes around the area. Seniors 65 and over can apply for a Senior Transit Pass, which allows them to ride any fixed route for free. Additionally, MCTA offers a shared ride program, allowing them to provide transportation for seniors who live more than a quarter-mile away from a fixed route or need to travel to an area that can’t be accessed by public transportation. 

    • The Stroudsburg area is home to world-class medical facilities, including St. Luke’s Monroe Campus, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 
    • Pennsylvania seniors pay no taxes on Social Security income, retirement accounts or pension income. These savings may leave more money in the budget for assisted living expenses.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Stroudsburg

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Pennsylvania

    $4,200.00 Stroudsburg
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,900.00 East Stroudsburg
    $2,500.00 Easton
    $2,325.00 Kunkletown
    $2,000.00 Pen Argyl

    Assisted Living costs in Stroudsburg start around $4,200 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 Stroudsburg 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 Stroudsburg

    Stroudsburg seniors will need to pay their own assisted living costs, as the state does not cover services in assisted living facilities through the Medicaid State Plan or a waiver program.

    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 Stroudsburg

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Stroudsburg

    Stroudsburg-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Stroudsburg

    • Review of Gluco Lodge Personal Care

      My mother moved into Gluco Lodge Personal Care and I'm extremely happy with them. They have been phenomenal, and when she's not acting normal they call me, just to make me aware that there's a chan... Read more

      Diane
    • Review of Grace Park

      Grace Park is immaculate and clean. The staff is great. The overall feeling of it is welcoming, and as soon as I walked in, I said it was the place for my mom. Everything about it was a positive ex... Read more

      Mary
    • Review of Grace Park

      Grace Park had cottages, apartments, assisted living, and a lockdown. The staff who toured us around was very nice and helpful. We had lunch, and the food was delicious, like in a restaurant. The p... Read more

      Alan
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