55 Assisted Living Facilities near Sachse, TX
There are 55 Assisted Living Facilities in the Sachse area, with 3 in Sachse and 52 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Sachse is $3,350 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Garland with an average starting cost of $2,678.
To help you with your search, browse the 396 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Sachse. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Sachse 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Murphy with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Sachse, TX
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Sachse
Located in the southern part of the sprawling Dallas-Ft. Worth metroplex is Sachse, Texas, a smaller suburb removed from the busy city center. The community hosts many different events for residents year-round, including dances, fun-runs and seasonal festivals. The population of Sachse is 26,000, with 10.2 percent of this number seniors aged 65 and older. Sachse is home to six different facilities for seniors to ease into assisted living. The Texas Department of Health and Human Services regulates and licenses these facilities, dividing them into two tiers. Level A residents do not need overnight supervision or staff assistance to evacuate in an emergency; Level B residents do.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Sachse
Summers in Sachse are long and hot, while winters are mild with little snow. Seniors who have health conditions alleviated by warm weather will find relief, although those who are sensitive to higher temperatures will be uncomfortable. January lows average 34 degrees, while high temperatures in July typically reach around 94.
Cost of living in Sachse is 122, compared to the U.S. base of 100. Grocery costs and healthcare expenses are slightly under the national average, while housing costs are nearly double. This may affect the cost of assisted living for seniors.
Crime in Sachse lower overall than the national average, with violent crime rates about two-thirds less and property crimes less than half the U.S. average. Seniors will enjoy the safety of the small community but are advised to use caution when venturing into Dallas.
- Dallas has an extensive public transportation system called the Dallas Area Regional Transport system. The DART covers most of the metro area and includes bus and light rail lines. Para transport is also offered, although it is typically door-to-door by appointment. Reduced rates for seniors aged 65 and over are available, as well as for those under 65 with a qualifying disability.
- Sachse is home to world-class medical facilities, including Baylor Scott & White Primary Care and the Sachse Regional Medical Center hospital branches, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Sachse, as a suburb of Dallas, 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 Sachse
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Sachse start around $3,350 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 Sachse 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 Sachse
The Texas Department of Health and Human Services can match seniors to assisted living homes in Sachse, Texas, within their budget and provide the level of care they require. Many seniors who receive Medicaid, Medicare or SSI income are eligible to apply for assisted living financing through the STAR+PLUS Medicaid waiver. This program serves specific areas of the state, with benefits that include partial payment for assisted living or nursing home care.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Texas page.
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 Sachse
Sachse 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 Sachse, please visit our Assisted Living in Texas page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Sachse
Sachse-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Sachse
Review of Mustang Creek Estates - Sachse
My husband and I were recently thrown into one of the biggest challenges of our life's. A challenge we had zero knowledge of how to navigate and a challenge only the two of us could help solve. My ... Read more
Review of Ariel Pointe of Sachse
Ariel Pointe staff was very friendly and goes out of there way to make sure residents are taken care. I have seen management step up and be there for the staff along with the residents or a family ... Read more
Review of Ariel Pointe of Sachse
We were very impressed with Ariel Pointe, not only with the person that took us around on the tour, but also with what the residents had to say about the place. The staff was great, and they follow... Read more