Assisted Living in Draper

41 Communities

The Wentworth at Draper

11631 South 700 East, Draper, UT
17 reviews
The Wentworth at Draper is located in Draper, Utah, about 20 miles south of Salt Lake City. The assisted living facility is small and provides personalized individual care in an activity-oriented setting. Residents and visitors alike praise the facility’s accommodating environment and aesthetically pleasing decor. Residents also like the amenities, such as the meditation garden, which make them feel comfortable and at ease. Family members of residents like that activity direc... (read more)
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Assisted Living of Draper

217 E Scenic Peak Cv (13495 S.), Draper, UT
6 reviews
Assisted Living of Draper is an assisted living facility located in Draper, Utah. The facility provides studio apartments and shared living. It has a beauty and barber shop for residents, as well as transportation to medical appointments, shopping and dining. Seniors enjoy the spacious patio and garden and common rooms when socializing and visiting with family. Activities include music, gardening and games like bingo and cards. Family members give this facility high marks for... (read more)
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Beacon Crest Senior Living

591 Pioneer Road, Draper, UT
0 reviews
Beacon Crest Senior Living is an assisted living facility located in Draper, Utah. Housing options include studio and 1-bedroom apartments. Seniors have access to transportation for medical appointments, shopping and entertainment and are offered assistance with medication management, household chores and bathing. There are three meals served each day, but residents can go to the dining room at any time for food. Seniors enjoy salon services and activities like card games, li... (read more)
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Beehive Homes

711 Pioneer Road,, Draper, UT
4 reviews
Beehive Homes is an assisted living facility located in Draper, Utah. Residents enjoy private rooms with showers and feel the staff is highly trained and committed to making the facility feel like a beautiful home. Family members like that the facility provides three home-cooked meals a day and that staff assist in basic household chores, medication management and grooming. Activities include live music, games and physical fitness. Seniors and their loved ones comment on the ... (read more)
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Draper Rehabilitation and Care Center

12702 Fort St, Draper, UT
19 reviews
Draper Rehabilitation and Care Center is located in the heart of historic Draper, Utah. It is a short walk from both Draper Park and Draper Historical Park. Visitors are drawn to the beautiful surroundings and state of the art rehabilitation and therapy center. They appreciate that many of the therapists have numerous years at the facility. Residents praise both the office and nursing staff for being friendly and helpful. They feel well taken care of in a positive and upbeat ... (read more)
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Canyon Creek Senior Living

7235 Union Park Ave, Midvale, UT
46 reviews
Canyon Creek Senior Living in Midvale, Utah, is situated with clear mountain views with a creek running next to the building. Residents like the secluded outdoor area, which is perfect for strolling or socializing with friends. The apartments are spacious, and residents can opt to bring their own furnishings and decorative items to feel at home. Resident units are also equipped with cable TV, internet connectivity, WiFi and an emergency call system. Special features at Canyon... (read more)
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The Charleston at Cedar Hills

10020 North 4600 West, Cedar Hills, UT
32 reviews
The Charleston at Cedar Hills is nestled next to Heritage Park in Cedar Hills, Utah. Loved ones appreciate that the community engages residents by organizing plenty of recreational activities, including bingo games, music recitals and trips to nearby shops and attractions. Residents also enjoy socializing in the on-site cafe, exercising in the fitness room and relaxing in the library. Guests compliment the homelike atmosphere and spacious, well-appointed rooms as well as the ... (read more)
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Cedarwood at Sandy

10970 South 700 East, Sandy, UT
26 reviews
Cedarwood is located in downtown Sandy, a suburb of Salt Lake City. It sits just a block away from three bus stops, providing residents with easy connections to the entire Salt Lake metropolitan area. Nearby off-site recreational options include the Porter Rockwell Trail for walking and biking and Crescent Community Park. Residents and visitors appreciate the roomy living areas and the ample parking, making it easy for residents to visit with their loved ones. Residents also ... (read more)
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Sunrise at Holladay

4650 S. Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, UT
24 reviews
Sunrise at Holladay is located south of Salt Lake City, off I-215. The location is convenient to shopping centers, restaurants and St. Mark's Hospital. Visitors love the warm and elegant decor, clean surroundings and beautiful flower gardens. They mention the lovely rooms and the well-planned community. Family members appreciate seasoned staff members who know and care about each patient. Residents enjoy spending time on scenic drives and lunch outings, as well as musical per... (read more)
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Highland Glen

10322 North 4800 West, American Fork, UT
13 reviews
Highland Glen is located in American Fork, Utah, just moments from Highland Trails Park and Walmart Supercenter. The facility's apartment-style rooms are complimented by visitors, who note that residents can enjoy mountain views from their windows. Relatives have high praise for the facility's helpful, friendly staff who work patiently with the residents. Highland Glen's amenities include a library and an exercise room, and visitors say residents are kept busy with activities... (read more)
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At A Glance

There are 41 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in Draper is $3,900 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Draper

The stunning backdrop of the Wasatch Mountains, improved transportation and continued economic growth all helped propel Draper to No. 18 on Time’s list of Best Places to Live 2015. Those qualities also make this blossoming community a great place for retirees. Only 6.5 percent of Draper’s population is 65 years of age or older, but those seniors have their choice of long-term care accommodations. There are five assisted living facilities in Draper and another 60 nearby, all of which are licensed by the Utah Department of Health.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Draper

  • Affordability may be a concern for seniors interested in Draper. The city’s cost of living index is 123.9, well above the national average of 100, with housing and transportation the most expensive categories.

  • Draper presents seniors with a safer alternative to other places in Utah as well as most cities across the U.S. The violent crime rate is 25.3 out of 100 compared to 35.2 in the Salt Lake City metro area and 31.1 across the U.S.

  • According to Sperling’s Comfort Index, Draper’s climate is markedly more comfortable than the U.S. average, thanks to relatively dry summers. However, above-average snowfall could prove difficult for seniors who prefer to be active outdoors year-round.

  • Getting around is easy in Draper. Seniors can access discounted fares for Utah Transit Authority’s FrontRunner, TRAX and bus systems, and routes traverse the majority of the Wasatch Front.

  • It’s just a 21-minute drive from Draper to Salt Lake City, giving seniors access to a host of art and cultural experiences. Locally, the Draper Arts Council hosts a number of annual shows at the Draper Amphitheater.

  • The Draper area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Lone Peak Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

Paying for Assisted Living in Draper

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Utah

$4,000.00 US
$3,900.00 Draper
$3,741.00 South Jordan
$3,100.00 West Jordan
$3,100.00 Sandy
$2,900.00 Lehi
$2,695.00 Cedar Hills

Assisted Living costs in Draper start around $3,900 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 Draper 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 Draper

Utah, in cooperation with the federal Medicaid program, offers two need-based waivers to low-income seniors. The Utah Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Waiver and the New Choices Waiver were launched to help individuals, who would otherwise be relegated to nursing homes and other forms of institutionalized care, exercise their choice for alternative living arrangements, including assisted living and home-based services.

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

Free Assisted Living Resources in Draper

Draper 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.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Draper

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