42 Assisted Living Facilities near Fairfax, VA

5 Assisted Living Facilities in Fairfax, VA

150x150%23

Sunrise of Fair Oaks VA

Provides: Assisted Living
3750 Joseph Siewick Drive, Fairfax, VA 22033
"I was very impressed with Sunrise of Fair Oaks, VA. It's beautiful, spacious, and clean, and the residents I saw seemed happy. I liked that it was right next to the hospital. The staff was very..." More

150x150%23
Caring Star 2015

Braddock Glen

Provides: Assisted Living
4027 Olley Lane, Fairfax, VA 22032
"My mother is in Braddock Glen, and I like it a lot. It is pretty and clean. The people are nice. It's subsidized by the county, so it's half the price of what a regular place is for her. I'm happy..." More

150x150%23

Sunrise of George Mason

Provides: Assisted Living
4300 George Mason Boulevard, Fairfax, VA 22030
"Sunrise of George Mason was fine. It was in a nice location. My visit was very good. I only spoke with one person, but she was very helpful. The rooms/apartments were clean, but they were very small. " More

Gardens at Fair Oaks

Provides: Assisted Living
4310 Forest Hill Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030
"The Gardens has residential as well as an adult day program and I would say it is an A++ place. The activities director is phenomenal and they have a variety of activities for everyone. They have..." More

150x150%23

Cobbdale Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3503 Burrows Ave, Fairfax, VA 22030
"Cobbdale Assisted Living is an assisted living facility and senior community with a newly renovated building. We offer a holistic approach to resident care through a positive and unique senior..." More

37 Assisted Living Facilities near Fairfax, VA

150x150%23
Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Springfield

Provides: Assisted Living
6541 Franconia Road, Springfield, VA 22150
"My sister is in Sunrise of Springfield and she seems to be happy. She's in a wheelchair and she's able to get the help that she needs. I find the staff to be very caring and pleasant people. She..." More

150x150%23
Caring Star 2015

Sunrise at Reston Town Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1778 Fountain Drive, Reston, VA 20190
"My family needed to find a facility for our brother on very short notice. We met with Kevin, Janet and Nate. They could not have been more accommodating. They explained everything we needed to..." More

150x150%23
Caring Star 2018

Sunrise of Arlington VA

Provides: Assisted Living
2000 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22207
"Sunrise of Arlington is absolutely charming and looks like an old Victorian house. It's wonderful that for those who prefer to walk, you're always visible if you're on the stairs, which is..." More

150x150%23
Caring Star 2016

Sunrise of Hunter Mill

Provides: Assisted Living
2863 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton, VA 22124
"Sunrise of Hunter Mill was a very beautiful place. It had nice surroundings, and it's very well architected, laid out, and very well taken care of, but they do not accept Medicaid. The staff member..." More

150x150%23

Hermitage in Northern Virginia

Provides: Assisted Living
5000 Fairbanks Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22311
"We visited Hermitage at Northern VA. It was great and seemed like the perfect place for a senior. The room was nice and clean. There was a nice salon and good food in the dining area. " More

150x150%23
Caring Star 2015

Tysons Woods Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2248 Central Ave, Vienna, VA 22182
"Tysons Woods was a great place. It was small and had very few residents. The staff was very accommodating and very helpful on the tour. The grounds were beautiful. The rooms are just bedrooms..." More

150x150%23
Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of McLean

Provides: Assisted Living
8315 Turning Leaf Lane, Mclean, VA 22102
"Everything was great, but it is expensive. The rooms were very plush, and they have a lot of activities. The dining area was big and very nicely furnished, and their menu looked good. I think..." More

150x150%23

Sunrise at Bluemont Park

Provides: Assisted Living
5920 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22205
"My father was at Sunrise At Bluemont Park. It was awesome. The food was awesome. They had everything, like dogs that came in and did tricks, people singing and playing the guitar, bowling, and..." More

150x150%23

The Crossings at Spring Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
8350 Mountain Larkspur Drive, Lorton, VA 22079
"The Crossings at Spring Hill is excellent. It's a very fine and awesome facility. It's very clean, friendly, well-kept, and just the place where I see my mother living. They keep people very active..." More

150x150%23

Sunrise of Falls Church

Provides: Assisted Living
330 North Washington Street, Falls Church, VA 2...
"I really liked Sunrise of Falls Church because it was very clean and well lit and had a nice layout in the dining hall. The folks were very friendly and professional. I was impressed that they had..." More

150x150%23

The Crossings at Chantilly

Provides: Assisted Living
2980 Centreville Road, Herndon, VA 20171
"The Crossings at Chantilly is a premier senior living community consisting of 100 Independent Living apartments, 36 Assisted Living apartments and a secured neighborhood of 24 Memory Support..." More

150x150%23

Emilia Assisted Living Home of Ashlawn

Provides: Assisted Living
6533 Ashlawn Ct, Springfield, VA 22150
"Excellent care is our main objective. Your loved ones will feel that they are just home... a very good place where they can relax and enjoy life to its fullest without the structured nursing home..." More

150x150%23

Emilia Assisted Living Home

Provides: Assisted Living
5501 Brookland Rd, Alexandria, VA 22310
"Excellent care is what we can promise. Our facility is a place like home where your loved one can relax and live life to its fullest without the structured nursing home environment. We provide 24/7..." More

150x150%23

Vienna Manor Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2151 Chainbridge Road, Vienna, VA 22182
"At Vienna Manor Assisted Living, our goal is to provide our residents with the best in senior living. Our high quality care and dedicated staff ensure that the health needs of all our residents are..." More

150x150%23

Sunrise at Silas Burke House

Provides: Assisted Living
9619 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA 22015
"Sunrise at Silas Burke House, which is located just outside of Washington, DC, in Fairfax, Virginia, has been built on the historical grounds of the Silas Burke House. Our community was designed..." More

150x150%23

Greenspring

Provides: Assisted Living
7410 Spring Village Drive, Springfield, VA 22150
"Greenspring was very impressive. The person who helped me did a wonderful job. When she took us around, we interacted with other people who were staying there, and they knew her. It was a large..." More

150x150%23

Heatherwood Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
9642 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA 22015
"Well-kept and maintained place to visit. The staff was friendly and helpful. Beautiful and safe setting. " More

150x150%23
Caring Star 2012

Aarondale Assisted Living and Retirem...

Provides: Assisted Living
6929 Matthew Place, Springfield, VA 22151
"My mom moved into Aarondale Assisted Living and Retirement Community, and it's terrific. The staff is wonderful and takes care of the people. Mom's in there for dementia, and they have a good..." More

150x150%23

The Fountains at Washington House

Provides: Assisted Living
5100 Fillmore Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22311
"The Fountains at Washington House was beautiful and had everything you wanted, but it was unaffordable for me. I saw the studio and the one-bedroom, which were very nice. They had movies, book..." More

150x150%23

Goodwin House Bailey's Crossroads

Provides: Assisted Living
3440 S. Jefferson Street, Falls Church, VA 22041
"Where a creative, metropolitan lifestyle inspires an ideal retirement! Live among friendly, active neighbors who delight in cultural interests, community involvement and a passion for living...." More

Chesterbrook Residences

Provides: Assisted Living
2030 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church, VA 22043
"My 86 year old mother was at Chesterbrook Residences for 9 month before she died peacefully in her sleep from heart problems. She loved Chesterbrook Residences, her apartment, the people there who..." More

Crystal Gardens Assisted Living House...

Provides: Assisted Living
6712 Bostwick Dr, Springfield, VA 22151
"My Mother lived there for the last 2 years. I can't say enough good things about Crystal Gardens Staff and facilities. She was so well taken care of that I didn't have to worry about her care at..." More

150x150%23

Brandywine Living at Alexandria

Provides: Assisted Living
5550 Cardinal Place, Alexandria, VA 22304
"Brandywine Living at Alexandria is brand-new, very modern, and elegant. It's very expensive. The location is excellent and the grounds are very well-maintained. The staff is excellent." More

Vinson Hall Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
6251 Old Dominion Drive, Mclean, VA 22101
"Located in McLean, VA, just across the river from Washington, DC, Vinson Hall Independent Living is home to commissioned military officers, select GS-14 and above federal employees from agencies..." More

Tall Oaks at Reston Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
12052 North Shore Drive, Reston, VA 20190
"I loved Tall Oaks at Reston. It's a beautiful place with a lot of personality. It didn't feel like an institution. The activities and food looked good. The people were all happy, and I loved the..." More

Great Falls Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1121 Reston Avenue, Herndon, VA 20170
"Great Falls Assisted Living provides a lovely environment indoors and out. The four neighborhoods offer a family setting. The residents and visitors can co-mingle. They can become friends with each..." More

150x150%23

Brightview Great Falls

Provides: Assisted Living
10200 Colvin Run Road, Great Falls, VA 22066
"Brightview Great Falls was fabulous and almost more like a resort than a living community. The rooms are ordinary and not huge, but everything else is extraordinary. The residents can order off a..." More

Arleigh Burke Pavilion � Assisted Liv...

Provides: Assisted Living
1739 Kirby Road, Mclean, VA 22101
"I moved to Arleigh Burke Pavilion. It is a top of the line place. They have exercise five days a week and a gym. They have a doctor in-house, although my daughter takes me to my doctor. The staff's..." More

Lake Anne Fellowship House

Provides: Assisted Living
11450 N Shore Dr, Reston, VA 20190
"I have lived at Lake Anne Fellowship House for 14 years and I like it a lot. It is handy. There are buses that come up to the front door and there is a community center right across the street...." More

Goodwin House Alexandria

Provides: Assisted Living
4800 Fillmore Ave, Alexandria, VA 22311
"Goodwin House Alexandria is probably our number one or at the top our list of the ones we've seen. The whole environment, the activities, and the climate within the community is very attractive...." More

150x150%23

Great Falls Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
752 Boehms Court, Great Falls, VA 22066
"Great Falls Assisted Living is a superior "Memory Care" facility located on the edge of Reston, Fairfax County VA The center was only recently built and so has the newest of the new to offer its..." More

Hunter's Woods Fellowship House

Provides: Assisted Living
2231 Colts Neck Rd, Reston, VA 20191
"It seemed to be a nice facility. The elderly seemed content and caretakers were pleasant and friendly. Facilities were clean and decorated agreeably. This assisted living facility invites the Girl..." More

Leewood Adult Daycare Center

Provides: Assisted Living
7120 Braddock Road, Annandale, VA 22003
"My mother goes to Leewood for respite. I have nothing but good things to say about them! They take care of my mom, she loves being with them. She's always happy to see everyone and her friends! She..." More

150x150%23

Keough Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
4308 Lees Corner Road, Chantilly, VA 20151
"I took my grand mother to this facility two years ago when we were looking for a place for her to stay. Staff were very friendly to us and they were able to answer all our questions and they also..." More

150x150%23

Brightview Woodburn

Provides: Assisted Living
3450 Gallows Rd., Annandale, VA 22003
"I have nothing positive to say about Brightview Woodburn in Annandale, unfortunately. The management is terrible and it's very poorly-managed. Mostly the nurses are untrained and the morale is..." More

Lincolnian Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
4710 N.Chambliss Street, Alexandria, VA 22312

Kendrick Court at McNair Farms

Provides: Assisted Living
13430 Coppermine Road, Herndon, VA 20171

Assisted Living near Fairfax, VA

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Fairfax

  • Review of Sunrise of Fair Oaks VA

    I was very impressed with Sunrise of Fair Oaks, VA. It's beautiful, spacious, and clean, and the residents I saw seemed happy. I liked that it was right next to the hospital. The staff was very nic... Read more

    Linda
  • Review of Sunrise of Fair Oaks VA

    My dad is a resident in the assisted living level of Sunrise of Fair Oaks. I have had several meals there and food is great. I'm amazed. The staff works very hard, I'm very impressed with them. Eve... Read more

    Shirley
  • Review of Braddock Glen

    Great location from the Beltway, easy to visit. Small scale compared to other communities and affordable. People seem happy to be here. Read more

    Hello123123
Business owner? Claim your Caring.com Listing

What to Consider About Assisted Living in Fairfax

Fairfax, like much of the rest of Virginia, is deeply rooted in American history. It was an important location during the Civil War and is now home to many history-related attractions such as the National Firearms Museum. Seniors who enjoy learning about our nation's past may enjoy living in Fairfax. Those who are in need of help with activities of daily living, personal care and medication management have 57 assisted living facilities to choose from in and around Fairfax. Six of these facilities are located in Fairfax itself, with the other 51 located nearby. They are all regulated by Virginia's Department of Social Services.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Fairfax

  • The cost of living in Fairfax is 38 percent higher than the Virginia average and nearly 50 percent higher than nation's average. This may mean that goods and services are more expensive here, and seniors may find living less affordable than in other cities.

  • Seniors may find Fairfax to be an extremely safe town. The crime rate is 68 percent lower than the national average, with residents having only a one in 115 chance of being involved in any kind of crime.

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

  • The weather in Fairfax is warmer than one might expect. Highs in the fall and winter months remain in the 50 degree range, while summer months may see highs in the low 90s. Each month sees an average of 2 to 5 inches of rain.

  • The air quality in Fairfax is 1 percent better than the national average, and the pollution index is a whopping 92 percent better. This means that seniors with respiratory conditions may find the air in Fairfax to be ideal.

  • Seniors in Fairfax can find transportation options such as taxis, buses and door-to-door ride services via the Fairfax Department of Family Services.


Paying for Assisted Living in Fairfax

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Virginia

$6,500.00 Vienna
$5,570.00 Burke
$5,491.00 Reston
$5,471.00 Fairfax
$4,499.00 Falls Church
$4,424.00 Springfield
$4,000.00 US

Assisted Living costs in Fairfax start around $5,471 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 Fairfax 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 Fairfax

Eligible seniors over the age of 65 may file an application for financial assistance for assisted living in Fairfax and the rest of Virginia via the Commonwealth Coordinated Care Plus Medicaid Waiver.

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

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 Fairfax

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


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Fairfax

Fairfax-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.

Laws and Regulations in Virginia Laws and Regulations in Virginia