7 Assisted Living Facilities near Weatherford, TX

Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Weatherford, TX

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Brookdale Weatherford

Provides: Assisted Living
904 South Lamar Street, Weatherford, TX 76086
"We've visited Brookdale Weatherford. It's only for assisted living, so if my mother would need memory care, she'll have to leave that community and go someplace else. The place was clean and looked..." More

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West Fork at Weatherford

Provides: Assisted Living
980 Hilltop Drive, Weatherford, TX 76086
"West Fork at Weatherford was clean and everybody seemed to treat us real nice. I think the meals were going to be like in a restaurant where they brought the food out to them and waited on them,..." More

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Martin Crest

Provides: Assisted Living
1818 Martin Drive, Weatherford, TX 76086
"My dad has been in Martin Crest and so far everything has been really good. He really likes it, and the staff treats him very nice; they're really pleasant. The staff and everyone has been great...." More

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Windsor Court Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1101 Jameson Street, Weatherford, TX 76086
"Arbor House of Weatherford was my favorite. I liked the way the room was set up. There were two little miniature living rooms and it was very clean. I loved the idea of each station not having a..." More

Autumn Hill Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
202 W Rentz St, Weatherford, TX 76086
"Autumn Hill is the very best in Weatherford. I found it from my sister-in-law, and when I get in it was a good thing. It was a blessing and so I didn’t go anywhere else. I like their care, the..." More

Crescent Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1219 Holland Lake Dr, Weatherford, TX 76086
"My mother-in-law is at Hilltop (Crescent Senior Care). It is under new management. Aside from assisted living, they also have rehab and memory care. My mother-in-law is in a semi-private suite. She..." More

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ClearFork Assisted Living and Memory ...

Provides: Assisted Living
178 Crown Pointe Blvd., Willow Park, TX 76087
"I like ClearFork Assisted Living and Memory Care. I like that the staff was very friendly. The food looks good, they have a chef there and a doctor on staff, which I like. The decor was nice. I..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Weatherford

    The Weatherford Chamber of Commerce hosts an annual Christmas on the Square event every December 1, which seniors from any of the six local assisted living communities are welcome to attend as either guests or vendors. Back at home, these aging citizens can expect to live as independently as their health allows, thanks to guidelines set by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services, which inspects and regulates the facilities in Weatherford. Services vary by the property, though they all offer room and board, group dining, emergency response for seniors and help with activities of daily living (ADLs), such as personal care and taking some medications.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Weatherford

    • Weatherford's weather swings from cold and dry, which can impact seniors with COPD or other respiratory issues, to hot and humid, which tends to keep people indoors at midday in summer. Winter lows here average 30 degrees Fahrenheit, while summer highs make it to 94 degrees. The city gets 36 inches of rain a year.

    • The cost of living in Weatherford is a bit lower than the national average, which can stretch retirement income for seniors on a fixed budget. Groceries here cost around 96 percent the national average, while the cost of health care runs about 5 percent cheaper. 

    • Aging citizens pay no state income tax in Texas, though the government does charge a statewide sales tax of between 6.25 and 8.25 percent on most purchases. Independent seniors who still drive may face the state's 20 cent gas tax on every gallon they pay for.

    • Weatherford's crime rate is very low. Property crimes such as theft and burglary are less than half as common here as they are nationwide. Violent crime is even less common, which is good news for the local seniors who spend the warm evenings outdoors in the nearby parks.

    • Transportation in the rural area west of Fort Worth is limited, but Public Transit Services (PTS) has recently expanded into the area to provide on-demand mobility service in vans and other smaller vehicles, most of which are ADA-compliant. Seniors who need a lift to medical office visits, or to just get out for a day of shopping, can schedule curb-to-curb service at least a day in advance.

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

    Paying for Assisted Living in Weatherford

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Texas

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,685.00 Weatherford
    $3,453.00 North Richland Hills
    $3,435.00 Mineral Wells
    $3,400.00 Azle
    $3,228.00 Fort Worth
    $3,021.00 Granbury
    $2,948.00 Burleson

    Assisted Living costs in Weatherford start around $3,685 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 Weatherford 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 Weatherford

    Seniors who need help with the cost of assisted living may be eligible for STAR+PLUS, the state's Medicaid waiver program.

    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 Weatherford

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Weatherford

    Weatherford-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 Weatherford, TX

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Weatherford

    • Review of West Fork at Weatherford

      My brother is in West Fork at Weatherford. The most I liked was the restaurant and they can eat when they want to and they get to pick what they want to eat. It is not a certain menu that they have... Read more

    • Review of West Fork at Weatherford

      West Fork at Weatherford was clean and everybody seemed to treat us real nice. I think the meals were going to be like in a restaurant where they brought the food out to them and waited on them, an... Read more

    • Review of Autumn Hill Manor

      We have chosen Autumn Hill Manor for my dad. He hasn't moved in yet, but we're working on that right now. The staff is very helpful. I just walked in one day and asked if I could look around and ta... Read more

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