27 Assisted Living Facilities near Pawtucket, RI

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Pawtucket, RI

Darlington Assisted Living Center I

Provides: Assisted Living
123 Armistice Boulevard,, Pawtucket, RI 02860
"We like the personnel at Darlington; they seemed to be very good, and we had a Medicaid bed available for her. I give it very good marks; we’re very satisfied, and mom is satisfied with the food..." More

Darlington Assisted Living Center 2

Provides: Assisted Living
56 Maynard Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860
"We visited a lady at Darlington on Maynard and we go there for the rosary every now and then. It seems a pretty clean facility and it's very small. They have a couple of toilets on the first floor...." More

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Pawtucket Center

Provides: Assisted Living
70 Gill Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02861
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

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Atria Lincoln Place

Provides: Assisted Living
612 George Washington Highway, Lincoln, RI 02865
"I liked that Atria Lincoln Place was homey. The people were very friendly and it doesn't smell like an old place/hospital. It's clean and it's very close to where we live. It's very easy to get..." More

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Brookdale Attleboro

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Garfield Avenue, Attleboro, MA 02703
"We went to Brookdale Attleboro, and my mom is going to move into it. It's the best facility I've seen in a long time. It was awesome. They were very polite and caring. It's a really good facility...." More

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Anchor Bay at East Providence

Provides: Assisted Living
1440 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence, RI 02915
"I liked Anchor Bay at East Providence. It is more of a modern design because it's newer. I took a tour of the whole place and model apartments, and then the empty apartments. Their view is kind of..." More

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Chapel Hill Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Old Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland, RI 02864
"My aunt used to live in Chapel Hill. It was very nice and very clean. The people were very nice, and it is in a very nice district. My aunt really loved it there, but the reason why she moved was..." More

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Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boul...

Provides: Assisted Living
353 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906
"Warm and Welcoming lobby. The staff was friendly and very clean. Planning on a second visit. " More

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The Branches of North Attleboro

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Robert F. Toner Blvd, Attleboro Falls, MA 02763
"My mother-in-law has moved into The Branches of North Attleboro. It's beautiful, she loves it more than the last assisted living facility she was in. She said the food there is better. The staff..." More

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Anchor Bay at Pocasset

Provides: Assisted Living
12 Old Pocasset Lane, Johnston, RI 02919
"We will give the highest rating possible because they are very helpful, and the facility has worked out very positively. The strengths that I will recognize is the fact that all of the staff are..." More

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Wingate Residences on the East Side

Provides: Assisted Living
One Butler Avenue, Providence, RI 02906
"My sister was there a few weeks recuperating from a fall at home. Everyone there were so passionate and caring. She had a beautiful room , she enjoyed all the meals that were served and had many..." More

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Capitol Ridge at Providence

Provides: Assisted Living
700 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908
"Capitol Ridge at Providence was very nice. We liked it a lot. It was clean and did not smell like a hospital or nursing home. The staff was immediately friendly as we walked in. They were doing a..." More

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Tockwotton on the Waterfront

Provides: Assisted Living
500 Waterfront Drive, East Providence, RI 02914
"We were very impressed with Tockwotton on the Waterfront. All the people there were very professional and informative, the setting was awesome and the facility itself was just beautiful. The staff..." More

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The Highlands on the East Side

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Highland Avenue, Providence, RI 02906
"My brother liked The Highlands as they seemed engaged to whatever they were doing. " More

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The Bridge at Cherry Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
One Cherry Hill Road, Johnston, RI 02919
"Having my mom at The Bridge at Cherry Hill has so far been so good. Some of the other places we've visited say she should be in memory care and she's not going to fit in there. But this community..." More

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Winslow Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Irving Avenue, East Providence, RI 02914
"We chose Winslow Gardens for my mother because it was affordable, and it just seemed like a really cozy place. The atmosphere is very good, and the people who work there are great. The food was..." More

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Grandview Center

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Chambers St, Cumberland, RI 02864
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Christopher Heights of Attleboro

Provides: Assisted Living
45 South Main Street, Attleboro, MA 02703
"I am writing a review today, even though I have done so in the past. They say in time of crisis is when you can tell what a place is really like. As you well know we are dealing with a..." More

Evergreen House Health Center

Provides: Assisted Living
One Evergreen Drive, East Providence, RI 02914

Life Care Center of Attleboro

Provides: Assisted Living
969 Park Street, Attleboro, MA 02703
"I visited this facility 4-6 times per week for over a year while my grandfather was a resident. While he stayed there, he was given exemplary care by the staff, and was well taken care of. The..." More

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Saint Elizabeth Court

Provides: Assisted Living
109 Melrose Street, Providence, RI 02907
"Saint Elizabeth Court is a wonderful, clean facility with good food and kind and caring staff. My mom, who has dementia couldn't be happier there! She has lived there for three years now and has..." More

Scandinavian Home Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Warwick Avenue, Cranston, RI 02905
"We chose Scandinavian Communities Assisted Living for my parents because it was a combination of assisted living and nursing. Our experience with them so far has been really good. They've taken..." More

Blackstone Valley Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
649 Broad Street, Central Falls, RI 02863
"Blackstone Valley Assisted Living was clean and the staff seemed very kind and warm. The grounds were well kept. The facilities seemed safe and and the staff was responsive. There were plenty of..." More

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Charlesgate Senior Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
670 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904
"My grandmother was a resident at Charlesgate Nursing Home/Assisted Living. She had been tranported to and from the hospital on multiple occasions for various illnesses. The nursing staff, staff and..." More

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Autumn Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
3579 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland, RI 02864
"They are very happy to see the people, and they talk really nicely to them at the Autumn Villa. It is just a really nice, small community, and everybody is nice to each other there. The nurses know..." More

Arbor Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
153 Dean Street, Providence, RI 02903
"I didn’t like Arbor Hill. When we went there it's not clean. The place was very dark and dingy. The rooms were dingy too. I didn’t like how the residents would line up to get their medications and..." More

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Waterview Villa Rehabilitation & Heal...

Provides: Assisted Living
1275 S Broadway, East Providence, RI 02914
"Welcome to Waterview Villa! Waterview Villa Rehabilitation and Health Care Center offers short-term rehabilitation, long-term, respite, hospice and dementia care. Our dedicated staff provides..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Pawtucket

    A lovely downtown area and a vibrant arts scene with plenty of cultural opportunities may appeal to senior citizens who are considering calling Pawtucket, Rhode Island, home. Approximately 12 percent of Pawtucket's estimated 72,000 residents are 65 or older. The city is home to three assisted living communities, all of which are governed by the Rhode Island Department of Elderly Affairs. There are also 43 assisted living communities in nearby areas.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Pawtucket

    • The warm Pawtucket summers might appeal to many seniors, but the city gets around 37 inches of snow and 49 inches of rain per year. The lows in January are around 19 degrees, but the highs in July average around 83 degrees. Sperling’s Comfort Index for this city is 38 on a scale of 100, where the average in the United States is 54. Pawtucket isn’t as comfortable as the average city and might not be appealing to seniors.

    • The air quality in Pawtucket is slightly lower than the national average, which might be a negative for seniors who have respiratory challenges. The air quality is rated 56. The average for U.S. cities is 58.

    • Seniors might find the cost of a living a tad high in Pawtucket. The average cost of living for the United States is 100. Pawtucket’s comes in at 107.7. The cost of health care is ranked at 113, which is a considerable increase over the national average and could impact the wallets of seniors.

    • A positive aspect of living in Pawtucket is that the violent crime rate is lower than the national average. Nationally, the average rank is 31.1; Pawtucket’s is 29.7. It is interesting to note the property crime rate is a bit higher in Pawtucket. The city’s rate is 44.3, but the national average is 38.1.

    • The Leon Mathieu Senior Center offers many activities for seniors, including classes in fitness, computer skills, painting, arts and crafts, knitting and needlepoint. Day trips, parties, a drama club, a book club and a host of educational and health-related opportunities keep the schedule at the center full.

    • The Pawtucket area has no/few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospitals located in Providence.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Pawtucket

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Rhode Island

    $4,417.00 East Providence
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,944.00 Providence
    $3,400.00 Cumberland
    $3,230.00 Johnston
    $2,195.00 Attleboro

    Assisted Living costs in Pawtucket 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 Pawtucket 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 Pawtucket

    Senior citizens who need assistance paying for assisted living might find some help from the Global Waiver program, which is administered through Medicaid and can cover specific aspects of assisted living.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Pawtucket

    Pawtucket 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 Pawtucket, please visit our Assisted Living in Rhode Island page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Pawtucket

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

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Pawtucket

    • Review of Darlington Assisted Living Center I

      Darlington was the one I liked the most, and my mother liked it also. The people and the facility itself were very nice. The food was excellent and very good. They take them on shopping trips, they... Read more

      Richard714210
    • Review of Darlington Assisted Living Center I

      Darlington was a very sweet place too. It was Victorian and very cute on the inside. Their living spaces were very sweet, and their dining room was very nice. And their living space -- right where ... Read more

      Caring112850650
    • Review of Darlington Assisted Living Center I

      We like the personnel at Darlington; they seemed to be very good, and we had a Medicaid bed available for her. I give it very good marks; we’re very satisfied, and mom is satisfied with the food to... Read more

      Caring93597750
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