20 Assisted Living Facilities near Newport News, VA

8 Assisted Living Facilities in Newport News, VA

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Morningside of Newport News

Provides: Assisted Living
655 Denbigh Boulevard, Newport News, VA 23608
"We're extremely satisfied with Morningside of Newport News. The very friendly and competent staff is very attentive to the needs of the residents, and we're extremely pleased. They offer any number..." More

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The Hidenwood Assisted Living and Ret...

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Wellesley Drive, Newport News, VA 23606
"Our loved one is a new resident. So far, we are very pleased with the professionalism of the staff but most importantly the kindness and loving care provided to our loved one. The activities..." More

Warwick Forest Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
1004 Old Denbigh Blvd, Newport News, VA 23602
"I have a brother who had to have total hip replacement surgery. He also has a history of seizures and blackouts. He was recommended to go there after his discharge from rehab. The staff was very..." More


The Chesapeake

Provides: Assisted Living
955 Harpersville Road, Newport News, VA 23601
"The amenities at The Chesapeake are pretty much the same as with other communities. The only difference is that their meal plan carries over for three months, so that is definitely an advantage...." More

Mennowood Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
13030 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23602
"Mennowood is very warm and very homey. There are lovely woods on the property. It's gracious, lovely, and clean but not sterile, and there's lots of sunlight. My sister's friend's mother lives..." More

Huntington at The Newport

Provides: Assisted Living
11143 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News, VA 23601
"My father was a resident at the Huntington and the care he received was excellent. The staff really and truly not only cared for him but cared about him. I would highly recommend the Huntington. ..." More

Hilton Plaza, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
311 Main Street, Newport News, VA 23601
"This facility is not as viewed on it's website. It is very outdated dark and could use many updates. The staff seem very nice but there aren't too many of them. I feel the folks here have had a bad..." More

Caring & Sharing Assisted Livi

Provides: Assisted Living
6008 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA 23605

12 Assisted Living Facilities near Newport News, VA


First Choice Assisted Living I

Provides: Assisted Living
"My father is doing awesome in First Choice Assisted Living I. They're caring for him very well. His health seems like it has improved. It is one of those houses that only have six people in it...." More


Golden Years

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Hunt Club Blvd, Hampton, VA 23666
"I love this place. I have been a resident since February and wouldn't live anywhere else. As for switching doctors, you do not have to use the facility doctors, I use my own. It is just an option..." More


The Devonshire

Provides: Assisted Living
2220 Executive Drive, Hampton, VA 23666
"The Devonshire's apartments were modernized but some weren't and dated to the '80s. Some had recently been renovated. They were all relatively small. They had a restaurant, a room with some books..." More


Dominion Village at Poquoson

Provides: Assisted Living
531 Wythe Creek Road, Poquoson, VA 23662
"I visited my great aunt last week and she seems so hapoy there. Definately well cared for. The staff were friendly amd even invited me to have lunch. I was hesistant because i was thinking it..." More


First Choice Assisted Living II

Provides: Assisted Living
226 Chapel , Hampton, VA 23669
"First Choice Assisted Living II was a home. It was nice, clean, and quiet, and the residents seemed happy. They had a little patio, and they had activities for their residents." More


Commonwealth Senior Living at Hampton

Provides: Assisted Living
1030 Topping Lane, Hampton, VA 23666
"I took my mother to Commonwealth Assisted Living. The first time we went there, it was very clean, and everybody I met in there was very nice. The lady that’s in charge of admission was very nice..." More


Bethel Helping Hands

Provides: Assisted Living
11 Big Bethel Road , Hampton, VA 23666
"Bethel Helping Hands would be a very nice place to live. They're very willing to help you. They took time; they didn't rush anything. There was plenty to do and a lot of things for the people who..." More


The Crossings on the Peninsula

Provides: Assisted Living
3540 Victory Boulevard, Yorktown, VA 23693
"The Crossings on the Peninsula was relatively new. It was very nice, like a high-end hotel. Everybody was very nice, too. They had a community room where they do crafts and hold their community..." More

Golden Care Services

Provides: Assisted Living
532 Settlers Landing Road, Hampton, VA 23669
"Golden Care Services in Hampton, VA provides Assisted Living services. The staff at Golden Care Services provide personalized services designed to meet the needs of every patient. The dedicated..." More

Riverside Healthy Living Community Sm...

Provides: Assisted Living
101 John Rolfe Drive, Smithfield, VA 23430

Eden Court Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1034 Topping Lane, Hampton, VA 23666
"This facility is small and modest. I've only visited a few times, but the staff comes off as caring and competent. The security of the entrance in the Alzheimer's building is top-notch. You have to..." More

Rest Haven Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Hunt Club Boulevard, Hampton, VA 23669

Assisted Living near Newport News, VA

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Newport News

  • Review of The Hidenwood Assisted Living and Retirement Community

    I am very disappointed in The Hidenwood because my mother (a resident) and I were both accosted by one of the residents there while trying to have lunch on New Year’s Day, January 1, 2019. Upon en... Read more

    Martha Granger Stewart
  • Review of The Hidenwood Assisted Living and Retirement Community

    Our loved one is a new resident. So far, we are very pleased with the professionalism of the staff but most importantly the kindness and loving care provided to our loved one. The activities offere... Read more

    Demetria T.
  • Review of The Hidenwood Assisted Living and Retirement Community

    My wife Lynne, was in a nursing home near Nashville for a year and a half suffering from a tumor at the brain stem. I was in an assisted living facility. I was able to visit her daily. My Son an... Read more

    Jim Davis 2
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Newport News

Waterways converge in Newport News, making the city appealing for seniors who want to live in a coastal environment. As a maritime center, Newport News offers an array of outdoor opportunities, from boating and fishing to strolling along the beach or dining on the water. Seniors seeking this lifestyle can choose from eight assisted living facilities in the city, with another 13 nearby.

The Virginia Department of Social Services regulates and licenses assisted living facilities in the state, including those in Newport News. The state defines an assisted living facility as a non-medical residence that provides personal and health care support to its residents.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Newport News

  • Newport News' weather includes four moderate seasons. During the winter, average high temperatures hover around 50 degrees, and the city doesn't see much snowfall. In the summer, temperatures rise to the upper 80s, offering plenty of warmth to enjoy the city's outdoor amenities.

  • Seniors living in Newport News will enjoy a cost of living under the national average. As a result, assisted living expenses are typically lower than other cities.

  • Crime in Newport News is higher than average. Property crime and violent crime rates are higher than other cities in Virginia. These rates are also higher than the national average.

  • Seniors in Newport News won't see their social security income taxed. As a result, they will enjoy extra money every month to put toward assisted living expenses.

  • Hampton Roads Transit provides bus service to Newport News seniors. Seniors, Medicare cardholders and individuals with disabilities can enjoy reduced fares on HRT transportation.

  • The Newport News area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital and Riverside Regional Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

Paying for Assisted Living in Newport News

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Virginia

$4,403.00 Norfolk
$4,350.00 Gloucester
$4,000.00 US
$3,888.00 Williamsburg
$3,804.00 Suffolk
$3,745.00 Portsmouth
$2,544.00 Hampton
$2,250.00 Newport News

Assisted Living costs in Newport News start around $2,250 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 Newport News 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 Newport News

Eligible seniors in Newport News can reduce assisted living expenses by applying for a state financial assistance program. The Virginia Department of Social Services administers the Auxiliary Grant Program as an optional state supplement to social security income. Age- and income-eligible seniors who qualify can receive a monthly stipend to put toward assisted living expenses.

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 Newport News

Newport News 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 Newport News

Newport News-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.