19 Assisted Living Facilities near Porter, TX

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Porter, TX

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Loving Comfort Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
20432 Lana Lane, Porter, TX 77365
"I was very pleased with Loving Comfort Senior Care. It was very nice, and if I had to choose one,it would probably be this one. What stood out to me was that it was friendly and clean, and the..." More

Caring Hands Assisted Living, LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
24181 Kelly St., Porter, TX 77365
"I currently have my mother in Caring Hands and she likes it and I feel very happy with the choice. It is a small residential home that has a maximum capacity of about 15 residents, both in..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Reunion Court of Kingwood

Provides: Assisted Living
929 Rockmead Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
"I went to the Reunion Court of Kingwood. It's one of the places we're considering. It's in my price range, very pretty on the outside, the bedrooms are larger, it has a kitchenette. They had..." More

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Caring Star 2017

Landon Ridge – Kingwood

Provides: Assisted Living
24025 Kingwood Pl Dr, Kingwood, TX 77339
"My friend moved into Landon Ridge - Kingwood. It was very convenient for both her husband and me. The price was very reasonable, compared to a few other places that I checked. She has gained ten..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Atria Kingwood

Provides: Assisted Living
2401 Green Oak Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
"My mom has been staying at Atria Kingwood since July 31. It's an excellent place to stay. My mom gardens a lot so they have a garden area with my mom's name on it. They have rabbits and an..." More

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Rosemont

Provides: Assisted Living
6450 Kings Parkway, Humble, TX 77346
"I was at Rosemont for a little while, it was a short, quick tour. It looked very nice. I only met the manager, and she was very nice. They have card games, checkers, and movie nights. It looked..." More
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Watercrest At Kingwood

Provides: Assisted Living
24109 Kingwood Place Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
"I used to live in Watercrest at Kingwood, and I hated that place. My husband died there. I feel that the only good thing I can say about it is that the caregivers were very, very good, very kind,..." More

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Total Love Care I

Provides: Assisted Living
23370 Johnson Rd, New Caney, TX 77357
"We went to Total Love Care I. It was a beautiful place, it was very nice, it was clean, and everybody was really helpful. However, once my father saw the doors locked, he panicked. The staff was..." More

Fountainwood at Lake Houston

Provides: Assisted Living
17990 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Humble, TX 77346
"Fountainwood will offer a vibrant lifestyle with many amenities including fine dining restaurants, state of the art fitness center, salon/spa, several multi-function courtyards, internet..." More

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Assisted Living by Unlimited Care Cot...

Provides: Assisted Living
1714 Chestnut Ridge Road, Kingwood, TX 77339
"My dad was at this facility for just under two months. Although they say cameras are in place throughout, I am not sure that the owners or whoever is in charge here, really knows how the residents..." More

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Heritage Retreat Kingwood

Provides: Assisted Living
1930 River Falls Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
"Heritage Retreat Care Homes operates small assisted living facilities in a home setting that provides a clean and safe environment with assistance to daily living for the elderly and with..." More

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Atascocita Seniors Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
18007 Landing Brook Drive, Humble, TX 77346
"Heritage Retreat Care Homes operates small assisted living facilities in a home setting that provides a clean and safe environment with assistance to daily living for the elderly and with..." More

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Heritage Retreat Atasca Woods

Provides: Assisted Living
7105 Hot Creek Trace, Humble, TX 77346
"Heritage Retreat Care Homes operates small assisted living facilities in a home setting that provides a clean and safe environment with assistance to daily living for the elderly and with..." More

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Total Loving Care II

Provides: Assisted Living
23374 Johnson Road, New Caney, TX 77357
"Here at Total Loving Care, Inc, our goal is to provide quality services. We specialize in hospice and respite care, assist with home health services, as well as have continued daily care during the..." More

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Village Green Alzheimer's Care - Kin...

Provides: Assisted Living
2050 West Lake Houston Parkway, Kingwood, TX 77339
"Brand new and opening in April, 2019, our beautiful home offers open common areas, family-style dining with care partners and team members, and private suites. The areas are enhanced with..." More

Estia Care LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
18111 Stone Angel Dr, Humble, TX 77346
"I visited Estia Care LLC because I was referred to that place by a friend of mine who put her mother there. Her mother was there for two and a half years and she is very, very pleased with it. Once..." More

Houston Extended Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1210 Masters Way, Kingwood, TX 77339
"Houston Extended Care was a sweet home. It was clean. The staff was friendly. I thought they had nice interaction. I know that was important to me, may not be for some people." More

J & D Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
17188 Oak Grove Lane, New Caney, TX 77357
"my son has been at this care home for several years and loves it. " More

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Care at Hummingbird

Provides: Assisted Living
2307 Hummingbird Street, New Caney, TX 77357
"Welcome to our home! We hope you can make it yours too! The beauty is not in just its appearance, but in how we care for your loved one. Come and experience care with a personal touch that is..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Porter

    The town of Porter, Texas, is a small community considered part of the Houston metro area. A quieter area, Porter is still close enough to Houston's city center to provide entertainment, shopping, access to public transportation and medical care. Many seniors enjoy the shopping and dining options along the waterway or visits to the newly opened Glade Cultural Center.

    There are seven assisted living communities in Porter and nearly 100 in the greater Houston area. These facilities are regulated by the Texas Department of Health and Senior Services, which bases licenses on the level of care residents require. Assisted living facilities are considered Type A facilities, meaning that residents are able to evacuate without assistance in an emergency and do not require overnight supervision. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Porter

    • Weather along the Gulf Coast, where Porter is located, means long, hot summers and winters with no snow. Seniors who are sensitive to the heat may not enjoy living here, although the warmer winters are a respite for aging joints. July average high temperatures are 96 degrees and average January lows are 44. 
    • The cost of living in Porter is 105.1, compared to a U.S. average of 100. Healthcare and grocery costs are slightly lower than the national average; however, housing is slightly higher. Assisted living fees here may be less than other suburbs in the Houston metro area as lower housing costs may influence operating costs. 
    • Crime rates in Porter are close to the national average. While violent crimes are slightly higher, property crimes, including petty theft and car break-ins, are lower. 
    • Porter is part of the Houston's Metro public transportation system, which operates throughout the city and suburbs. Seniors and those with a qualifying disability may be eligible for reduced rates. 
    • Porter, as part of the greater Houston area, is home to world-class medical facilities, including Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital and Houston Methodist hospital branches, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Porter, as a suburb of Houston, is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Porter

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Texas

    $5,050.00 Shenandoah
    $4,305.00 The Woodlands
    $4,081.00 Kingwood
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,748.00 Spring
    $3,696.00 Humble
    $3,300.00 Porter
    $3,000.00 New Caney

    Assisted Living costs in Porter start around $3,300 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 Porter 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 Porter

    The Texas Department of Health and Human Services provides placement and partial financial assistance for seniors who need help with assisted living costs. The STAR+PLUS program is open to those receiving Medicare, Medicaid or SSI income. It serves specific areas of the state, providing an alternative to nursing facility placement and covering the cost of assisted living.

    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 Porter

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Porter

    Porter-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Porter

    • Review of Caring Hands Assisted Living, LLC

      I currently have my mother in Caring Hands and she likes it and I feel very happy with the choice. It is a small residential home that has a maximum capacity of about 15 residents, both in priva... Read more

      Kingwood000
    • Review of Loving Comfort Senior Care

      I was very pleased with Loving Comfort Senior Care. It was very nice, and if I had to choose one,it would probably be this one. What stood out to me was that it was friendly and clean, and the peop... Read more

      Deborah
    • Review of Caring Hands Assisted Living, LLC

      terrible! I’m so disgusted with this place. Everything seems fine at first, that’s how they get your money! They forgot to give my loved one their medication, they never change her, they don’t come... Read more

      Mckee67
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