4 Assisted Living Facilities near Boston, VA

1 Assisted Living Facility in Boston, VA

Jackson House Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
8 Jackson Lane, Boston, VA 22713
"My dad passed away after spending close to seven (7) years as a resident at Jackson House Assisted Living in Boston, VA. I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to the owners/management and..." More

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The Culpeper

Provides: Assisted Living
12425 Village Loop, Culpeper, VA 22701
"My relative is at Culpeper Baptist Home. It was fun at first, but they changed her mobility when she got sick, and I didn’t like that. Her room was good; it was cramped, but nice. She’s OK with the..." More

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English Meadows Culpepper Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
215 Southridge Parkway, Culpeper, VA 22701
"I admitted my mom to the Culpeper Amerisist 4 years ago and I am truly amazed at the staff. They treat the residents as if they were their own family! Ms. Kayla & Ms. Missy calls my son,..." More

Our Fathers House Christian Home

Provides: Assisted Living
15261 Jubilee Road, Culpeper, VA 22701
"Caring family run business. Very impressive staff. I feel completely comfortable with my parents living here. I know they will be taken care of. " More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Boston

    Located in Culpeper County, Boston, Virginia, is a small city about an hour and a half to the southwest of Washington D.C. The city is rich in history, friendly people and various shops, which are enough to keep seniors who retire close by busy. To accommodate these individuals, there are eight assisted living facilities in the area, including one in the city limits. These communities are regulated by the Virginia Department of Social Services and offer help with daily living and varying degrees of nursing care.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Boston

    • Seniors who are sensitive to the heat may find Boston’s summers with highs around 87 hard to handle. January lows are around 24 and the city gets around 21 inches of snow per year.
    • Crime in Boston is based on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high). Property crime is 32.7, which is lower than the national average of 38.1. Violent crime is 30.8, which is also lower than the national average of 31.1, which makes the city relatively safe for seniors exploring the city alone.
    • Seniors on a budget may find Boston slightly challenging financially. The cost of living in the city is 125.2, which is higher than the national average of 100. It is also higher than the state average of 114.
    • Boston has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Culpeper.
    • The VolTran provides rides to seniors in Boston and Culpeper County for medical appointments, to and from senior centers and for various errands at discount fares. All rides require at least two days notice prior to the scheduled appointment time and five days for a handicap van.
    • Boston has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Rappahannock-Rapidan Community Services in nearby Culpeper, an organization that serves as a hospital liaison for seniors, as well as one senior center in the area.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Boston

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Virginia

    $4,999.00 Warrenton
    $4,447.00 Culpeper
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,851.00 Front Royal
    $3,695.00 Orange
    $3,000.00 Luray

    Assisted Living costs in Boston start around $0 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 Boston 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 Boston

    Seniors may apply for help paying for an assisted living facility in Boston through the Virginia 1915 Medicaid Waiver Program. Plan amounts are determined by the among of the individuals federal Supplemental Security Income payment (SSI). The state also has an Optional State Supplement (OSS) for low-income, visually impaired and disabled seniors.

    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 Boston

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Boston

    Boston-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Boston

    • Review of Jackson House Assisted Living

      My dad passed away after spending close to seven (7) years as a resident at Jackson House Assisted Living in Boston, VA. I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to the owners/management and ... Read more

    • Review of Jackson House Assisted Living

      Jackson house is a blessing to those who seek the best care for older loved ones. The management sends staff to yearly Alzheimer's Dementia training. The management monitors and supervises the care... Read more

    • Review of Jackson House Assisted Living

      I highly recommend this small home-like facility owned and operated by Gerontology Certified Registered Nurses.Care for your loved ones is supervised by nurses.You will feel safe for your parents k... Read more

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