34 Assisted Living Facilities near Bristol, TN

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Bristol, TN


Elmcroft of Bristol

Provides: Assisted Living
826 Meadowview Road, Bristol, TN 37620
"Elmcroft of Bristol was amazing. The staff was absolutely incredible, and they offer hope to people. They allow them to have a more independent life and give assistance when it's needed. If my..." More
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Dominion Senior Living Bristol

Provides: Assisted Living
425 Shelby Lane, Bristol, TN 37620
" Dominion Senior Living are faith based assisted living and Memory Care communities that seek to honor God through Service to Seniors by providing services where the spiritual, emotional, and..." More

32 Assisted Living Facilities near Bristol, TN

Caring Star 2014

Brookdale Johnson City

Provides: Assisted Living
2003 Waters Edge Drive, Johnson City, TN 37604
"Brookdale Johnson City is very home-like. There's physical therapy on site and it'd be a good place to stay. It's very comforting. The rooms are very nice, clean, and well-maintained." More


Brookdale Rock Springs

Provides: Assisted Living
640 Rock Springs Road, Kingsport, TN 37664
"Beautiful community with loving staff. Highly recommend! A++++ service. Loved it more than any other community visited. The patio rooms are perfect. Very impressed with them being pet friendly and..." More


Oakmont at Gordon Park

Provides: Assisted Living
401 Gordon Avenue, Bristol, VA 24201
"I toured Oakmont at Gordon Park, and looked at their assisted living level. I found the place to be nice, very pleasant and clean and had a pleasant atmosphere. The staff member who assisted me was..." More

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Brookdale Bristol

Provides: Assisted Living
One Liberty Place, Bristol, VA 24201
"My mom already moved in to Brookdale Bristol. It's very nice, big, and has a good staff. It also has nice-sized rooms. My mom loves it. The staff is very good and hands-on. My mom thinks the food..." More

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Elmcroft of Kingsport

Provides: Assisted Living
901 Teasel Drive, Kingsport, TN 37660
"Elmcroft of Kingsport was absolutely wonderful. They took their times with us during our tour and showed us the different rooms they had. The personnel there is fantastic. My dad has been there for..." More
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Brookdale Kingsport

Provides: Assisted Living
2424 N. John B. Dennis Hwy., Kingsport, TN 37660
"I visited Brookdale Kingsport and loved it. It's only 20 minutes from where I live, which is important to me because I can come back to my church and everything seems to be fine. I thought..." More


English Meadows Abingdon Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
15089 Harmony Hills Lane, Abingdon, VA 24211
"One year ago next month, my Mother fell in her home and broke her arm. After being taken to the hospital, she was given the diagnosis of Dementia along with her broken bone. I then knew that the..." More


Elmcroft of Johnson City

Provides: Assisted Living
406 E. Mountain View Road, Johnson City, TN 37601
"I had a good visit at Broadmore Senior Living at Johnson City, and it was done well. The grounds were fine, well-kept, and impressive. It was good, and we enjoyed it. People were friendly, so it..." More
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Brookdale Colonial Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
400 Professional Park Drive, Kingsport, TN 37663
"Brookdale Colonial Heights was a very nice and clean place but I didn't see any activity going on and I went 2 or 3 times at different times of the day. I didn't see any interaction with the..." More


Cornerstone Village South

Provides: Assisted Living
211 UNIVERSITY PARKWAY, Johnson City, TN 37604
"This facilities has the kindest staff I have encountered in a very long time. The rooms are clean and the food is wonderful and they take Medicaid CHOICES which most facilities do not. I would..." More


Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon

Provides: Assisted Living
860 Wolf Creek Trail, Abingdon, VA 24210
"Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon was a very nice place. My brother and I went there and checked it out, and then I took my mother by there a few weeks later, and she seemed to like it too. It..." More

Asbury Place at Kingsport

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Netherland Ln, Kingsport, TN 37660
"The rooms at Asbury Place at Kingsport are comparable and the amenities. I have been to some of the places with sick people, and we've got some around. This assisted living place is much nicer,..." More

Preston Place Suites

Provides: Assisted Living
2001 N. JOHN B DENNIS, Kingsport, TN 37660
"My mother is in Preston Place in her own separate living quarters. Everybody is really nice and friendly. They have all kinds of activities throughout the day. They help with her bathing three..." More

Asbury Place at Steadman Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
1300 Bloomingdale Pike, Kingsport, TN 37660
"We have our mother at Asbury. The staff is excellent. Mom is in an apartment. It is very clean and spacious. The food is excellent. The dining area is very clean, spacious, very well laid out, and..." More


Crown Cypress Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2424 East Stone Drive, Kingsport, TN 37660
"I chose Crown Cypress for my mother because it's cozy, it's small, the people were friendly, and it's clean. I liked the residents that I talked to. They had crafts. The residents all said that the..." More

The Village at Allandale

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Strickland Court, Kingsport, TN 37660
"I visited The Village at Allandale. It has three different buildings; one is for Alzheimer's, and the other two are assisted living. I really like this community. The atmosphere was very nice. " More

Dominion Senior Living of Johnson City

Provides: Assisted Living
2412 Knob Creek Road, Johnson City, TN 37604
"Dominion Senior Living is nice; it has has games, patio, and a beauty shop. The food was good, and they serve three meals a day. We don’t have any trouble getting what we need. The facility is nice. " More

Hummingbird Retirement Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
282 New Hope Drive, Lebanon, VA 24266
"The staff was very friendly and helpfpul. I helped them in the kitchen for two days. The residents have everything they need and could ever want, they are well cared for. The facility is quite..." More

Gregory's Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
29223 Walker Lane, Meadowview, VA 24361
"Gregory assistant living homes have never and can never provide care to residence who require a feed tub. " More

Life Care Center of Gray

Provides: Assisted Living

Life Care Center of Elizabethton

Provides: Assisted Living
1641 HIGHWAY 19E, Elizabethton, TN 37643

Fort Shelby Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Solar Street, Bristol, VA 24201
"The Service was excellent , residents seem happy and enjoy the environment, which is on solar hill above downtown bristol. I have visited my grandmother at Fort Shelby recently. she was happy and..." More

Serenity Adult Care

Provides: Assisted Living
30077 Hillman Highway, Meadowview, VA 24361
"I am a nurse. I liked that the owners and staff care about the residents. The residents like this place better than others with much older people and drug infested adult homes. Keep up the good..." More

Abingdon Manor / Renaissance House

Provides: Assisted Living
481 Bradley St Sw, Abingdon, VA 24210
"Abingdon Manor has obviously seen better days, at least as far as the building goes. Some attempt has been made to decorate it, but it needs quite a bit more to make give it a more home-like..." More

Renaissance House

Provides: Assisted Living
482 Bradley St , Abingdon, VA 24210
"We have already placed my sister in Renaissance House. The place is OK, but it is pretty institutional-looking, i.e., not cinder block walls, and not homey. My sister shares a room with someone. It..." More

Altamont Manor Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
247 Purcell Rd, Lebanon, VA 24266

Dickensonville Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
61 Yahweh Road (US Hwy 58 ALT), Castlewood, VA ...

Greendale Home for the Aged

Provides: Assisted Living
18180 Rich Valley Rd., Abingdon, VA 24210

Hillcrest Adult Care

Provides: Assisted Living
27468 Overbrook Drive, Meadowview, VA 24361

Mountainview Retirement Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2236 Coal Tipple Hollow, Lebanon, VA 24266

Town & Counrty Adult Care Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
60 Town & Country Drive, Lebanon, VA 24266

Wellmont Madison House

Provides: Assisted Living
2000 GREENWAY STREET, Kingsport, TN 37660

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Bristol

    Bristol, a small city in Sullivan County, has a history that stretches back to the 1850s and a population of 26,666 people. Roughly 25 percent of the city's population is people over the age of 60, and to support the senior population, the region offers 35 assisted living communities. Two facilities are located in the city proper and 33 are located in the surrounding cities. All of these facilities are licensed by the Tennessee Department of Health, Board for Licensing Health Care Facilities.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Bristol

    • Bristol has hot summers, with highs around 85 degrees Fahrenheit, and cold winters with January lows in the mid-20s. The city receives about 43 inches of rain annually, which is just a few inches above the national average, and 12 inches of snow, which is less than half the nation’s average of 26 inches.  

    • Bristol is an affordable city where seniors can expect to spend about 4 percent less on health care costs and about 5 percent less on transportation costs.  

    • Tennessee’s sales tax rate is 5 percent on food items and 7 percent on other goods, and the Bristol sales tax rate is 2.25 percent, meaning that residents pay a relatively high sales tax of 7.25 percent on food and 9.25 percent on other goods. However, Social Security income and other sources of retirement income are not taxed at the state level, which may help offset the high sales tax and leave more money in the budget for assisted living costs.  

    • Bristol has a relatively high crime rate that is higher than both the state and national average.   

    • Public transportation in Bristol is provided courtesy of the Bristol Tennessee Transit, which operates six fixed routes throughout the city. Seniors receive half-priced fare, and ADA services are available for those who qualify.   

    • The Bristol area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Bristol Regional Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.  

    Paying for Assisted Living in Bristol

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Tennessee

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,578.00 Kingsport
    $3,522.00 Abingdon
    $3,227.00 Bristol
    $3,098.00 Johnson City
    $2,400.00 Bristol

    Assisted Living costs in Bristol start around $2,400 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 Bristol 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 Bristol

    Bristol seniors who qualify for Medicaid may obtain financial assistance for assisted living through the Medicaid 1115 managed care Long-Term Services and Supports program

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

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Bristol

    Bristol 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 Bristol, please visit our Assisted Living in Tennessee page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Bristol

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

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    Assisted Living near Bristol, TN

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Bristol

    • Review of Elmcroft of Bristol

      Elmcroft of Bristol was amazing. The staff was absolutely incredible, and they offer hope to people. They allow them to have a more independent life and give assistance when it's needed. If my gran... Read more

    • Review of Elmcroft of Bristol

      It was very pleasant, and it's very convenient to hospitals and doctor's offices. The décor was fine, and the rooms were a little bit small, but then that's all you need. They had quite a few activ... Read more

    • Review of Elmcroft of Bristol

      The rooms were small and seemed rather dark. The whole building seemed dark. There was a gentleman, and I think he was story-telling and playing music. Read more

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