9 Assisted Living Facilities near Longview, WA

5 Assisted Living Facilities in Longview, WA

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Canterbury Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
1324 3rd Avenue, Longview, WA 98632
"I have talked to some people, and they have all been wonderful. Canterbury Gardens is one of the best communities, and it is a beautiful place. The people are really great. They’ve got a great..." More

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Prestige Senior Living Monticello Park

Provides: Assisted Living
605 Broadway Street, Longview, WA 98632
"Up until a month ago, my grandparent was in independent living at Prestige Montecillo Park, and they just help her out once in a while if she needs it, but she just moved into the actual living..." More

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Delaware Plaza

Provides: Assisted Living
926 Delaware Street, Longview, WA 98632
"I stayed in Delaware Plaza. The staff members were top of the line. I had nurses, nurses aides, and program directors. Everything was immaculately clean all the time. The top maintenance crews took..." More

New Westside Terrace (Nwst)

Provides: Assisted Living
1200 17th Avenue, Longview, WA 98632
"My sister has been taken care of very well at New Westside Terrace and she's been doing good. They do a good job and my sister likes it there. The staff is very nice, they're all very friendly, and..." More

Cedar View Group Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1128 8Th St, Longview, WA 98632

4 Assisted Living Facilities near Longview, WA

Villager Inn Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
420 1st Avenue Southwest, Castle Rock, WA 98611
"I liked that Village Inn is medium-sized, not too small nor too large. The staff seemed to be doing their job and very nice. It was very clean. The rooms were actually nice and seemed very nice. I..." More

Highlander Place

Provides: Assisted Living
114 Corduroy Road, Kelso, WA 98626
"My 98 year old mother has lived at Crawford House for about 4 months at the time I am writing this. The smaller size of Crawford House is perfect and the move has been absolutely awesome for her...." More

The Amber Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
365 Bel Air Dr, Clatskanie, OR 97016
"I am very positive about The Amber assisted living. The new management is great - very conscientious about doing a great job and ensuring everything runs well and residents are well cared for. ..." More

Outward Bound Group Home

Provides: Assisted Living
922 Cedar St, Kelso, WA 98626

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Longview

    Longview, Washington, is situated on the Colombia River approximately 50 miles northwest of Portland, Oregon. The city offers nature-loving seniors convenient access to recreational sites such as the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument and Clatsop State Forest. Longview provides seniors, which comprise nearly one-fifth of the population, with six assisted living facilities within the city limits and four nearby. ALFs in the Longview, like the rest of the state, are regulated by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services and are defined by the state as community settings that care for seven or more residents.  

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Longview

    • The city of Longview is serviced by the RiverCities Transit public transportation system. For seniors who like to fly, the closest major international airport is across state borders.
    • Longview is situated in a gorge and thus has a climate that is very different from the nearby metropolitan area of Portland. Longview temperatures typically range between 78 degrees in the summer to 30 degrees in the winter, which may appeal to seniors who enjoy a moderate climate. Additionally, Longview experiences 10 more inches of rain annually than the national average rainfall per year. 
    • Longview has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Longview Senior Center, an organization that offers seniors socialization through congregate meals, various games and educational classes.
    • Air quality is scored on a scale of 1-100 (with 100 being a perfect score) based on the number of hazardous pollutants in the atmosphere. Longview's air quality receives a score of 54, four points lower than the national average air quality score of 58. Because the air quality in Longview is slightly below average, seniors whose health conditions are worsened by poor air quality should speak to a healthcare professional to determine how the city's air quality may affect them. 
    • The Longview area is home to world-class medical facilities, including PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • On a scale of A-F, Longview receives a failing grade for its high crime rates, with nearly 70 percent more incidents of crime reported than the state rate of reported crimes. To protect seniors, most assisted living facilities have security systems but seniors and their family members may want to inquire about the facility's security plan.  


    Paying for Assisted Living in Longview

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Washington

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,995.00 Scappoose
    $3,650.00 Battle Ground
    $3,394.00 Vancouver
    $3,195.00 Longview
    $2,675.00 Centralia

    Assisted Living costs in Longview start around $3,195 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 Longview 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 Longview

    Longview offers eligible seniors various Assisted Living Facility Service Packages that provide private rooms and occasional nursing services funded through Medicaid

    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 Longview

    Longview 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 Longview, please visit our Assisted Living in Washington page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Longview

    Longview-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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    Assisted Living near Longview, WA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Longview

    • Review of New Westside Terrace (Nwst)

      My sister has been taken care of very well at New Westside Terrace and she's been doing good. They do a good job and my sister likes it there. The staff is very nice, they're all very friendly, and... Read more

      BJ
    • Review of Prestige Senior Living Monticello Park

      Prestige Monticello Park was fine. The staff that I met was friendly and interested. The rooms were fine. The dining room looked typical, and food was OK but not anything exceptional. Read more

      Wayne
    • Review of Prestige Senior Living Monticello Park

      Some one I care about lives here and they are always complaining about the service of the food. There is only one person taking orders. They wait for and hour for their food and it seems that chic... Read more

      Concerned55
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