9 Assisted Living Facilities near East Wenatchee, WA

2 Assisted Living Facilities in East Wenatchee, WA

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Kadie Glen Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
451 North Baker Avenue, East Wenatchee, WA 98801
"As a hospital case manager looking to place someone in assisted living, I was thoroughly impressed with the professionalism, care and compassion of the director of nursing at Kadie G., Jenny..." More

Prestige Senior Living at East Wenatchee

Provides: Assisted Living
589 Highline Drive, East Wenatchee, WA 98802

7 Assisted Living Facilities near East Wenatchee, WA

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Prestige Senior Living at Colonial Vista

Provides: Assisted Living
601 Okanogan Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801
"Prestige Senior Living at Colonial Vista is an older community. The gentleman who ran it sold it. It's very nice, but it's large, so you have to do a lot of walking. Their apartments for couples..." More

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Blossom Valley Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1701 Orchard Avenue, Wenatchee, WA 98801
"Blossom Valley Assisted Living is a great place for seniors who need a little bit of help. The rooms are very nice, the food is great, and there are lots of activities for different people’s..." More

Highgate at Wenatchee

Provides: Assisted Living
1320 South Miller Street, Wenatchee, WA 98801
"Highgate is a friendly and welcoming place. The staff are all very attentive and carng. The meals are yummy! " More

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Bonaventure of East Wenatchee

Provides: Assisted Living
50 29th Street NW, Wenatchee, WA 98802
"Bonaventure was a very impressive facility, the people were very kind and thorough, and the amenities were great. It was wonderfully clean, very welcoming, and the setting was gorgeous. I think it..." More

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Avamere at Wenatchee

Provides: Assisted Living
1550 Cherry Street, Wenatchee, WA 98801
"Avamere at Wenatchee was a very delightful place. My father has a childhood friend living there who feels like he's died and gone to heaven. We're looking at the possibility of him moving in there...." More

Riverwest Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
900 N Western Avenue, Wenatchee, WA 98801
"My first impression with Riverwest is that I am absolutely shocked because I have gone through so many other ones and with this one, I really feel like I have come home. It has that atmosphere of..." More

Western Saddlerock

Provides: Assisted Living
510 S. Western Avenue, Wenatchee, WA 98801
"My great-grandmother fell in her driveway and broke her hip. After rehabilitation, it was clear that it would no longer be wise for her to live by herself. My family decided that she would move..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in East Wenatchee

    Home to an estimated 14,000 residents, 15% of which are aged 65 and over, East Wenatchee is the site of one of the most important archaeological discoveries in North America, prehistoric tools believed to be 11,000 - 12,000 years old. Today, the seniors here enjoy a thriving culture and access to two assisted living communities located within the city limits. The adjacent city of Wenatchee has seven additional assisted living facilities. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) licenses and regulates these facilities in East Wenatchee and throughout the state.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in East Wenatchee

    • East Wenatchee has many different cultural events for seniors to enjoy, including the Apple Blossom Festival and Wings and Wheels. Another important part of the culture in East Wenatchee is the town's place in aviation history which is showcased at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center.
    • Public transportation is available to seniors, at reduced fares, in East Wenatchee through Link Transit. They offer five bus routes within the city as well as a trolley that travels between Wenatchee Valley Mall and Columbia Station. Long-distance train travel west to Seattle or east to Helena and beyond is available at the Wenatchee Amtrak station.
    • Seniors looking for affordable assisted living in Washington may find East Wenatchee an appealing location. The cost of living here is 17.3 points below the state average of 131.1, but it's 13.8% above the national average of 100.
    • As part of Washington state, residents of East Wenatchee are free from any state income tax. This means seniors who receive income from Social Security, pensions or retirement accounts will only need to worry about being taxed at the federal level.
    • The East Wenatchee area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Wenatchee Valley Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Based on the EPA's National Air Toxics Assessment, East Wenatchee's air quality is 13 points higher than the national average of 58. Seniors with breathing problems shouldn't be worried that the local air will cause them any additional issues.

    Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.


    Paying for Assisted Living in East Wenatchee

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Washington

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,993.00 Yakima
    $3,645.00 Moses Lake
    $3,355.00 Wenatchee
    $3,165.00 Ellensburg

    Assisted Living costs in East Wenatchee 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 East Wenatchee 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 East Wenatchee

    East Wenatchee seniors who qualify for Medicaid may be able to benefit from the Medicaid Personal Care (MPC) program and Community First Choice Option (CFCO) program. These help fund the cost of personal assistance for seniors residing in assisted living facilities. The Washington Medicaid COPES Waiver also provides support services for seniors at assisted living facilities, but the program has limited availability. 

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in East Wenatchee

    East Wenatchee 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 East Wenatchee, please visit our Assisted Living in Washington page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in East Wenatchee

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

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in East Wenatchee

    • Review of Kadie Glen Assisted Living

      As a hospital case manager looking to place someone in assisted living, I was thoroughly impressed with the professionalism, care and compassion of the director of nursing at Kadie G., Jenny P. ... Read more

      Caseworker
    • Review of Kadie Glen Assisted Living

      My mother was in Kadie Glen until September of this year. The ratio of residents per caregiver was high, but they did well with my mother. The reason we had to move her was that she became more act... Read more

      Ginny9
    • Review of Kadie Glen Assisted Living

      I visit my friend who lives at east Wenatchee assisted living and he really likes the caring staff. Now that spring is here we sit on the patio quite a bit and enjoy visiting with other neighbors.... Read more

      Stevo
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