4 Assisted Living Facilities near Culpeper, VA
There are 4 Assisted Living Facilities in the Culpeper area, with 3 in Culpeper and 1 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Culpeper is $4,447 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,400.
To help you with your search, browse the 11 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Culpeper. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Culpeper 4.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Boston with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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3 Assisted Living Facilities in Culpeper, VA
1 Assisted Living Facility near Culpeper, VA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Culpeper
Culpeper is noted as one of the best places to retire in Culpeper County, Virginia. This small city is located approximately an hour and a half southwest from downtown Washington DC. The historic downtown area is filled with unique shops, restaurants and antique stores that provide the perfect outing for seniors in the area. Retiring in Culpeper is easy due to the eight assisted living facilities in the area, including three in downtown. Regulated by the Virginia Department of Social Services, these assisted living facilities provide help with grooming, medication administration, housekeeping and meals.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Culpeper
- The Culpeper area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Culpepper Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Culpeper has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Goodwin House Foundation, an organization that provides jobs, training and benefits to area seniors, as well as one senior center.
- Foothills Area Mobility System (FAMS) provides transportation for seniors in Culpeper for errands and other outings at discount fares.
- Seniors in Culpeper have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime. In comparison to other cities in Virginia, Culpeper has a crime rate that is 78 percent higher. This is a cause for concern for seniors.
- The cost of living in Culpeper is 118.8, which is higher than the national average of 100 and higher than the state's average of 114. This may make it difficult for seniors on a budget to have money left over after groceries and other necessities.
- Culpeper experiences hot and humid summers with highs in July around 88. This may be a problem for those with respiratory problems due to the heat. Lows in January are around 24, and the city gets about 20 inches of snow per year.
Paying for Assisted Living in Culpeper
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Culpeper start around $4,447 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 Culpeper 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 Culpeper
Help is available for seniors who require daily nursing help in an assisted living facility in Culpeper through the state's Medicaid Waiver Program. The state also provides an Optional State Supplement (OSS) for low income, blind and disabled adults. Eligibility for the waiver is determined by the Federal Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payment and other additional forms of income.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Virginia 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 Virginia page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Culpeper
Culpeper 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 Culpeper, please visit our Assisted Living in Virginia page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Culpeper
Culpeper-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Culpeper
Review of Our Fathers House Christian Home
Caring family run business. Very impressive staff. I feel completely comfortable with my parents living here. I know they will be taken care of. Read more
Review of English Meadows Culpepper Campus
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, daug... Read more
Review of Our Fathers House Christian Home
My wife is in Our Father’s House, and it is a fine facility. They care for her a great deal, they keep her clean and keep the facilities clean, and the food has been very acceptable. We work direct... Read more