8 Assisted Living Facilities near Abingdon, VA

5 Assisted Living Facilities in Abingdon, VA

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English Meadows Abingdon Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
15089 Harmony Hills Lane, Abingdon, VA 24211
"One year ago next month, my Mother fell in her home and broke her arm. After being taken to the hospital, she was given the diagnosis of Dementia along with her broken bone. I then knew that the..." More

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Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon

Provides: Assisted Living
860 Wolf Creek Trail, Abingdon, VA 24210
"Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon was a very nice place. My brother and I went there and checked it out, and then I took my mother by there a few weeks later, and she seemed to like it too. It..." More

Abingdon Manor / Renaissance House

Provides: Assisted Living
481 Bradley St Sw, Abingdon, VA 24210
"Abingdon Manor has obviously seen better days, at least as far as the building goes. Some attempt has been made to decorate it, but it needs quite a bit more to make give it a more home-like..." More

Renaissance House

Provides: Assisted Living
482 Bradley St , Abingdon, VA 24210
"We have already placed my sister in Renaissance House. The place is OK, but it is pretty institutional-looking, i.e., not cinder block walls, and not homey. My sister shares a room with someone. It..." More

Greendale Home for the Aged

Provides: Assisted Living
18180 Rich Valley Rd., Abingdon, VA 24210

3 Assisted Living Facilities near Abingdon, VA

Gregory's Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
29223 Walker Lane, Meadowview, VA 24361
"Gregory assistant living homes have never and can never provide care to residence who require a feed tub. " More

Serenity Adult Care

Provides: Assisted Living
30077 Hillman Highway, Meadowview, VA 24361
"I am a nurse. I liked that the owners and staff care about the residents. The residents like this place better than others with much older people and drug infested adult homes. Keep up the good..." More

Hillcrest Adult Care

Provides: Assisted Living
27468 Overbrook Drive, Meadowview, VA 24361

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Abingdon

    Abingdon, Virginia is a vibrant mixture of art and nature. Nature lovers get a great view of the Blue Ridge Mountains, along with a myriad of rivers and lakes. Theater lovers can enjoy a trip to the famous Barter Theater, where famous actor Gregory Peck once performed. Seniors may also be excited to learn that there are 18 assisted living facilities in the area, with five in Abington itself and the rest in neighboring towns. In Virginia, these facilities are regulated by the state's Department of Social Services.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Abingdon

    • The cost of living in Abingdon is 15 percent lower than the average for Virginia and 8 percent lower than the national average. Seniors may find that the costs of goods and services here are lower than in other cities.

    • The crime rate in Abingdon is 17 percent lower than the national average. It is said to be safer than 55 percent of U.S. cities, so seniors may feel more secure in their residences here.

    • The Abingdon area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Johnston Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • The weather in Abingdon could be problematic for seniors who enjoy spending time outdoors. While daily highs normally stay between 50 and 80 degrees (depending on the time of year), Abingdon receives a lot of precipitation. August alone sees over nine inches of rain on average. 
    • The air quality in Abingdon is 9 percent better than the national average. The pollution index is better as well, with Abingdon having lower pollution than 78 percent of the country. This is great news for seniors with respiratory concerns.

    • Virginia's District Three Governmental Cooperative gives seniors in Abingdon both free and low-cost transportation services, so seniors don't have to worry about how they will get from one place to another.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Abingdon

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Virginia

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,642.00 Kingsport
    $3,522.00 Abingdon
    $3,250.00 West Jefferson
    $2,520.00 Bristol

    Assisted Living costs in Abingdon start around $3,522 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 Abingdon 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 Abingdon

    Eligible seniors in Abingdon can apply for financial assistance for assisted living through the Auxilary Grant and state supplement to SSI

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Abingdon

    Abingdon 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 Abingdon, please visit our Assisted Living in Virginia page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Abingdon

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

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    Assisted Living near Abingdon, VA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Abingdon

    • Review of English Meadows Abingdon Campus

      One year ago next month, my Mother fell in her home and broke her arm. After being taken to the hospital, she was given the diagnosis of Dementia along with her broken bone. I then knew that the ... Read more

      Jonna Davis
    • Review of English Meadows Abingdon Campus

      English Meadows Abingdon was fairly comparable to the senior living place with the exception that it has an all-inclusive price. The all-inclusive price is a big draw, and it is in line with the st... Read more

      BD124217
    • Review of Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon

      Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon was a very nice place. My brother and I went there and checked it out, and then I took my mother by there a few weeks later, and she seemed to like it too. It... Read more

      BD873270
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