7 Assisted Living Facilities in Bryan, TX

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Carriage Inn - Bryan

Provides: Assisted Living
4235 Broonville Rd, Bryan, TX 77802
"My mother is in Carriage Inn - Bryan. It is nice and clean, smells good, is spacious, has a lot of light and air, very beautiful landscaping, and a friendly staff. The food is fantastic, and it's a..." More

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Parc at Traditions

Provides: Assisted Living
3095 Club Dr., Bryan, TX 77807
"My tour with Parc at Traditions was great. The place was very clean with lots of stuff happening and people everywhere. Everybody who worked there that we passed was friendly and said hello. They..." More

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Isle at Watercrest Bryan

Provides: Assisted Living
4091 Eastchester Drive, Bryan, TX 77802
"I wanted my father at the Isle at Watercrest Bryan. I was much more impressed with their director and confident in his ability to fold my dad into a social setting. The bedrooms were the largest..." More

Dansby House Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
703 Dean, Bryan, TX 77803
"The second i walked into the Dansby house i was engulfed in a loving atmosphere , everywhere i turned i saw smiles and happiness . The employees spend a lot of time to make sure that the elderly..." More

Crestview Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
2505 E Villa Maria Rd, Bryan, TX 77802
"My Father is a resident at Crestview Retirement Community, in their Assisted Living Community. He is treated like a family member, by caring, competent nursing staff. The food is excellent and my..." More

St Joseph Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
2333 Manor Dr, Bryan, TX 77802
"My experience with St. Joseph Manor is more positive than other nursing home type facilities I am acquainted with. I have an aunt who currently resides at St. Joseph Manor. My aunt has dementia..." More

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Broadmoor Place

Provides: Assisted Living
2601 East Villa Maria Road, Bryan, TX 77802
"Broadmoor Place seemed like a good place. The rooms were spacious, adequate, and seemed like oversized motel rooms. The place seemed clean, bright, and cheerful. " More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Bryan

    Bryan is the big college town in the Brazos district, and every free hour in the warm, sunny afternoons here brings students from Texas A&M mingling in coffee shops with seniors from the area's eight assisted living communities. These communities are all regulated as Type A residential care facilities by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services, which publishes guidelines, conducts inspections and encourages every community to help its residents live as independently as possible. To that end, assisted living facilities in Bryan all offer room and board, as well as a measure of privacy in either single- or multiple-occupant rooms. Staff is always on hand to assist with activities of daily living (ADLs), such as dressing and personal care, that seniors sometimes need.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Bryan

    • Weather in Bryan is similar to that of neighboring Conroe, where winter lows average 40 degrees Fahrenheit and summer highs get to 94 degrees. This area gets around 48 inches of rain in a year, which can raise allergen counts in spring and summer, which can cause issues for seniors with asthma.

    • Cost of living in Bryan is relatively low. Seniors who buy their own groceries pay close to 10 percent less than the national average, while the cost of health care in Bryan is 5 percent lower than nationwide.

    • Texas charges no income tax on wages or retirement income, though a 6.25 to 8.25 percent sales tax does raise the cost of goods for most items. Seniors who keep their own cars when they move into assisted living may notice the 20 cent per gallon gas tax at the pump.

    • Crime in Bryan is just about exactly on par with the national rate in many categories of offense. Violent crime is lower in Bryan that nationally, which makes for a safer environment for aging citizens, and rates have been in decline overall.

    • Transportation in and around Bryan is in the hands of the Brazos Transit District, which operates fixed routes in 10 local communities, including six in Bryan. Seniors over 60 and riders with disabilities get discount fares on all fixed routes, curb-to-curb service for paratransit rides and easy connections between local towns.

    • The Bryan area is home to world-class medical facilities, including CHI St. Joseph Health Regional Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Bryan

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Texas

    $4,070.00 Bryan
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,705.00 College Station
    $3,683.00 Tomball
    $3,150.00 Huntsville
    $3,047.00 Conroe
    $2,850.00 Brenham
    $2,400.00 Montgomery

    Assisted Living costs in Bryan start around $4,070 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 Bryan 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 Bryan

    The STAR+PLUS Medicaid waiver program helps low-income seniors with some or all of the cost of assisted living. To sign up, seniors must be enrolled in Medicaid with no share of cost and be willing to accept assisted living as an alternative to a nursing home.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Bryan

    Bryan 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 Bryan, please visit our Assisted Living in Texas page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Bryan

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

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    Assisted Living near Bryan, TX

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Bryan

    • Review of Parc at Traditions

      Parc at Traditions is OK. The other residents' functioning level is not as high as his intellectually, so my father is having trouble finding anyone to talk to. The staff has been fine, and everybo... Read more

      Beth
    • Review of Isle at Watercrest Bryan

      I wanted my father at the Isle at Watercrest Bryan. I was much more impressed with their director and confident in his ability to fold my dad into a social setting. The bedrooms were the largest co... Read more

      Beth
    • Review of Isle at Watercrest Bryan

      Isle at Watercrest Bryan does an evaluation of the patient and charge based on their state and how much care is going to be required. The place is pretty good. They didn't have much of a workout fa... Read more

      Ken
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