3 Assisted Living Facilities in Sevierville, TN

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Sevierville, TN

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Brookdale Sevierville

Provides: Assisted Living
1020 Middle Creek Road, Sevierville, TN 37862
"Brookdale Sevierville was a very nice facility. The person who prepares the meals sat down and explained how he did his meals and things like that, so that was very informative. He prepares all of..." More

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Dominion Senior Living of Sevierville

Provides: Assisted Living
1102 Medical Park Court, Sevierville, TN 37862
"Dominion Senior Living seems like a perfect fit for my uncle. With what they have to offer and how they go about doing everything, I like them. They're pretty good. My uncle has his own apartment...." More

MountainBrook Assisted Living, LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
700 Markhill Dr., Sevierville, TN 37862
"my mother in law, my mother and dad, then my dad alone were in what was then Markhill.. Mother in law had independent apartment first, then care in the main building, Mom and Dad had 2bedroom aprt...." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Sevierville

    Known as one of the top retirement destinations, Sevierville lies approximately 10 miles northwest of the Great Smoky National Park., which is one of the most visited national parks in the U.S. The area is home to over 18,000 seniors 65 and older, some of whom can no longer live independently.

    Sevierville has three assisted living facilities. In Tennessee, there are two types of assisted living facilities: assisted care living facilities that provide room and board and services, or residential homes for the aged, which provides room and board and personal care to four or more. Both are regulated by the Tennessee Department of Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Sevierville

    • The cost of living index in Sevierville is 94.1, which is lower than the national average of 100. It’s also lower than the state average of 96. Seniors in the city may find groceries and other necessities more affordable than other parts of the state.
    • Crime in Sevierville is higher than other parts of the U.S. for all types of crime. Based on the scale from one (low) to 100 (high), the rate of violent crime in the city is 45.4 and for property crime, it is 65.5. This is compared to the national averages of 31.1 and 38.1 respectively. Seniors may want to inquire about the security measures in place at a prospective assisted living facility for safety.
    • Winters in Sevierville are cold with average January lows around 25 degrees. The city also gets around six inches of snow per year. Seniors who can’t tolerate the cold may find winters unpleasant. Summers are hot and humid with average highs around 88 degrees.
    • The Sevierville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the LeConte Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • For rides to and from doctor’s appointments, shopping trips, work and other appointments, the East Tennessee Human Resources Agency is available for seniors in Sevierville. The system offers door-to-door services with flexible schedules and discount fares. Rides must be scheduled at least three days in advance.
    • Sevierville has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Sevier County Office on Aging, and organization that works to improve the lives of seniors in the area, as well as one senior center.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Sevierville

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Tennessee

    $4,340.00 Sevierville
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,750.00 Lenoir City
    $3,645.00 Maryville
    $3,373.00 Knoxville
    $2,800.00 Jefferson City
    $2,545.00 Morristown

    Assisted Living costs in Sevierville start around $4,340 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 Sevierville 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 Sevierville

    Sevierville and other parts of the state of Tennessee offer assistance paying for an assisted care facility through two Medicaid waiver programs. This includes the managed care Long Term Services and the Supports CHOICES programs. Medicaid limits the amount that can be charged for room and board. Family supplementation is permitted for anything not covered by state assistance. 

    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 Sevierville

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Sevierville

    Sevierville-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Sevierville

    • Review of Brookdale Sevierville

      Brookdale Sevierville was a very nice facility. The person who prepares the meals sat down and explained how he did his meals and things like that, so that was very informative. He prepares all of ... Read more

    • Review of MountainBrook Assisted Living, LLC

      The only thing the staff at MountainBrook Assisted Living showed me was assisted living because she didn't have anything available for memory care. All the rooms I saw were private. They had a dini... Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Sevierville

      The only community I looked at was Brookdale Sevierville, and it was excellent. It was nice and kept very neat. The staff was very friendly. The people that live there seemed very happy. The staff ... Read more

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