15 Assisted Living Facilities near York, PA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in York, PA

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Senior Commons at Powder Mill

Provides: Assisted Living
1775 Powder Mill Road, York, PA 17403
"We found ourselves in a tough situation. My sister was in need of respite care for a month or two or so we thought. We discovered that her medical needs were far more that we could handle at home...." More

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The Haven at Springwood

Provides: Assisted Living
2321 Freedom Way, York, PA 17402
"I chose The Haven at Springwood for my wife. It's a nice place, and they have enough staff to take care of the people and everything. The people who work for them all seem to know what they're..." More

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Elmcroft of York

Provides: Assisted Living
2405 Knobhill Road, York, PA 17403
"The team here is awesome -they make Elmcroft feel good! The Executive Director is kind and compassionate-she makes sure things are taken care of and there is good communication. Activities works..." More
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Autumn House East

Provides: Assisted Living
2618 E Market St, York, PA 17402
"My grandmother has been living in this facility for the past year and she absolutely loves it here! The nurses and other employees are so nice and caring for the residents it’s amazing! All the..." More

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Autumn House West

Provides: Assisted Living
914 W Market Street, York, PA 17404
"Our sister is extremely happy at Autum House West. Our first experience was with Michael H., and he is top notch. He convinced us that our sister would be in good hands. So far he has not left us..." More

Caring Star 2018

Country Meadows - Leader Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
2760 Pine Grove Road, York, PA 17403
"The rooms are very clean and well taken care of. The building is meticulously maintained and designed for the needs of the residents. The staff is amazing. My father arrived with numerous issues,..." More

Caring Star 2013

Country Meadows of York West

Provides: Assisted Living
1920 Trolley Road, York, PA 17408
"My mother was a resident for 4 years. The staff was professional, but also treated my mother as if she were family. There are so many activities, there is something for everyone. The level of..." More

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Normandie Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
1700 NORMANDIE DRIVE, York, PA 17408
"Refund Plans: 100% of Entrance Fee; 50% of Entrance Fee (Price: 61% of Entrance Fee); Amortization in 7 yrs. (Price: 44% of Entrance Fee) Assisted Living and Nursing Care on Fee-For-Service basis." More

Brunswick at Longstown

Provides: Assisted Living
2830 Carol Rd, York, PA 17402
"Our aunt is a treasured member of our family. She has special needs. The loving care she receives at the Brunswick surpasses excellent. She has a lovely room with a private bathroom that is always..." More

Pine Manor Home

Provides: Assisted Living
687 GREENBRIER ROAD, York, PA 17404

Regency Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
5849 Lincoln Highway, York, PA 17406

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SpiriTrust Lutheran, The Village at K...

Provides: Assisted Living
750 KELLY DRIVE, York, PA 17404
"Pre-paid rent amortized for 6 years to 0%. Priority entry to Assisted Living and Nursing Care on Fee-For-Service basis." More

Trophies of Grace

Provides: Assisted Living

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Victorian Villa Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
621 E. Main St., Dallastown, PA 17313
"Victorian Villa was an excellent facility. It was about an hour from my home. It seemed professional but yet home like. The people were extremely friendly. I could sense a secure atmosphere, and I..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Providence Place Senior Living of Dover

Provides: Assisted Living
3377 Fox Run Road, Dover, PA 17315
"Quietly hidden just outside the hustle and bustle of York city lies Providence Place Senior Living of Dover. Our community is easily accessible from both Route 74 and Interstate 83. In the peaceful..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in York

    York, the county seat of York County in Pennsylvania, has a senior demographic that is more than 14 percent of its population. It features services and amenities that seniors look for in a hometown, such as 13 assisted living facilities in the city, and nine more situated nearby. These facilities, sometimes referred to as personal care homes, are licensed and regulated by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services. In York and all of PA, these senior communities are designed to provide residents with assistance on activities associated with daily living. Some facilities are equipped to provide specialized care for seniors who have certain conditions like a disability or dementia. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in York

    • Many seniors in Pennsylvania live on a fixed income, so they may be relieved to know that York’s cost of living index of 87 is below the national average which is 100.

    • York is home to various senior centers like the popular White Rose Senior Center, which has been serving the city’s seniors for 34 years with games, classes, and special events.

    • The city of York is home to world-class medical facilities, including WellSpan York Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Pennsylvania does not tax social security checks. In addition, Pennsylvania does not tax withdrawals taken from work retirement accounts or 401k accounts, which leaves more money in seniors' budgets to pay for services like assisted living care.

    • Seniors who wish to rely on public transportation will have access to Rabbittransit bus service which provides fixed routes throughout the city. Passengers aged 65 and older ride Rabbittransit for free.

    • Weather in York could be difficult for some seniors. The July average high is 87 degrees Fahrenheit. Seniors who have respiratory may find the hot, humid summers problematic. Additionally, the January average low in York is 21 degrees Fahrenheit. Winters in York include icy conditions and heavy snowfalls that may make it hard for seniors to get around the city.

    Paying for Assisted Living in York

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Pennsylvania

    $4,265.00 Dillsburg
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,092.00 York

    Assisted Living costs in York start around $3,092 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 York 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 York

    Pennsylvania is a state that does not offer public financial assistance for care within an assisted living facility. There are no public waivers to help defray the costs of care of living in one of these facilities. However, seniors receiving SSI benefits who choose to reside at an assisted living facility may qualify for the state to pay a supplement to the facility. 

    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 York

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in York

    York-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 York

    • Review of Brunswick at Longstown

      Horrible. Brunswick was very nicely appointed and clean when we visited before admitting our loved one. How quickly things changed. Staff turnover is high, they use very poor agency staffing wee... Read more

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    • Review of Elmcroft of York

      The team here is awesome -they make Elmcroft feel good! The Executive Director is kind and compassionate-she makes sure things are taken care of and there is good communication. Activities works ... Read more

    • Review of Senior Commons at Powder Mill

      I thought that Senior Commons at Powder Mill is a little bit expensive; the other place I saw was cheaper. This is a nicer community of course. The tour was a pleasurable experience and the lady th... Read more

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