Assisted Living in Poulsbo

11 Communities

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Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo

1250 NE Lincoln Road, Poulsbo, WA
$$$$
14 reviews
Jo: "We found Brookdale Montclair for my mother. They're fantastic, everybody knows who she is, and she's well taken care of. It's four minutes from my house, and it's very convenient. She has no complaints, and she's happy. They have interesting things every day, but Mom doesn't participate."
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Liberty Shores Assisted Living/Harbor House Memory Care

19360 Viking Avenue NW, Poulsbo, WA
$$$$
7 reviews
Bob: "I found Liberty Shores to be a well managed facility with a wide variety of good tasting dining choices. Additionally the facility paid close attention to housekeeping and maintenance and had a resident oriented staff. The location and visitor parking is also very good. When asked, nursing evaluations/progress reports of residents were provided. I found the cost to be competitive with other like facilities."
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Claremont Senior Living

2707 Clare Avenue, Bremerton, WA
$$$$
17 reviews
Claremont Senior Living is located in Bremerton, Washington, near Harrison Medical Center, Sheridan Park Community Center and Lions Park. Relatives are impressed by the spacious, clean rooms, which have kitchenettes and carpeting. The facility is well reviewed by relatives who say its friendly staff provides quality care to their loved ones. Reviewers mention the community's many amenities, including a library, an exercise room and a sewing room. Residents can participate in ... (read more)
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Madrona House

8800 Madison Avenue N, Bainbridge Island, WA
$$$$
7 reviews
Madrona House is located in Bainbridge Island, Washington, close to Island Village Shopping Center, Hawley Cove Park and Bainbridge Island Museum of Art. Relatives say the clean, well-maintained facility provides a safe environment for residents. They're also pleased with the friendly staff members who treat residents with compassion. The facility serves three meals per day, and visitors speak highly of the food. Relatives appreciate the many activities that keep their loved ... (read more)
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Wyatt House

186 Wyatt Way NW, Bainbridge Island, WA
$$$$
1 review
Wyatt House is a beautiful assisted living facility located on Bainbridge Island in Washington State, voted one of the most beautiful places to live in the U.S. Reached via a short ferry ride from Seattle, this happy and relaxed home offers several levels of care for its residents, ranging from fully independent living to fully-assisted memory care. Residents love its home-like feel, and they count among its pluses the highly decorated executive chef on staff who provides the... (read more)
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Encore Communities

12295 Schold Place NW, Silverdale, WA
$$$$
5 reviews
Encore Communities is located west of Bainbridge Island in Silverdale, Washington, near State Highway 3, the Kitsap Mall and All Star Lanes and Casino. Visitors appreciate the facility's cleanliness and the friendly, helpful staff members. Three daily meals are served in the dining area, and residents say that the portions are generous. Amenities include walking paths, laundry services and transportation to medical appointments, shopping and banking. Community members can enj... (read more)
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Cascades of Bremerton

3201 Pine Road NE, Bremerton, WA
$$$$
9 reviews
Cascades of Bremerton is located in lovely Bremerton, Washington, near Pine Road Northeast, Blueberry Park and Harrison Hospital. Visitors praise the well-maintained facilities, which are decorated with potted plants. Residents describe the staff as friendly and understanding, and reviewers say that the food served in the huge dining room is of restaurant quality. Amenities include an exercise room, a spa, a computer room and a library, and the gazebo offers a beautiful view ... (read more)
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Bay Pointe Retirement Community

966 Oyster Bay Courte, Bremerton, WA
$$$$
5 reviews
Bay Pointe Retirement Community is located in Bremerton, Washington. Residents and visitors consistently compliment the facility's spacious, comfortable apartments, and specifically mention features such as kitchens, living rooms, fireplaces and attractive bathrooms. Many residents appreciate the facility's pet-friendly environment. The food also earns frequent praise, and residents and their loved ones are enthusiastic about the expansive menu and the highly skilled chefs wh... (read more)
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Madison Avenue House

285 Madison Avenue South, Bainbridge Island, WA
$$$$
2 reviews
Madison Avenue House is located in southern Bainbridge Island, Washington, just north of Eagle Harbor and minutes from Red Pine Park. Its residents say the property is beautiful and well maintained, and the staff members earn praise for their kind, engaging demeanor. Loved ones appreciate that staff provides consistent communication concerning residents' well being. The dining area offers three prepared-from-scratch meals using local ingredients, and seniors can request veget... (read more)
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Ashley Gardens of Bremerton

3231 Pine Road, Bremerton, WA
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1 review
Ashley Gardens of Bremerton is nestled in a western neighborhood of the town of Bremerton, Washington, near shops, restaurants, and prominent parks like the Illahee Preserve Heritage Park to the north. This facility receives considerable praise for its attentive staff, clean surroundings and security measures including a locked gate. Residents and visitors compliment the building's cozy atmosphere and common rooms which allow residents to interact with one another. Amenities ... (read more)
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At A Glance

There are 11 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in Poulsbo is $3,095 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Poulsbo

Poulsbo is a city with deep maritime roots located on Liberty Bay Northwest of Seattle. Poulsbo is home to many museums, bakeries and two assisted living facilities, as well as nine more in the nearby area for local seniors. These facilities are all regulated by the Washington Department of Social and Health Services through the Aging Long-Term Support Administration to ensure residents receive the high quality of care they deserve.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Poulsbo

  • Poulsbo has a cost of living that's 34.10 percent higher than the national average. Seniors may have a hard time adding to their savings if they reside here.

  • There is a low rate of violent crime in Poulsbo, only 19.4 out of 100, with one being the safest. Compared to the national average of 31.1, seniors may feel quite safe here. Property crime is rated at 45.21, however, which is higher than the national average of 38.1.

  • Seniors in Poulsbo enjoy a temperate four seasons. With a high average of 74 degrees Fahrenheit and a low average of 35 degrees Fahrenheit, seniors can be active all year long. Seniors with limited mobility can still get around in the winter due to an annual snowfall of only three inches.

  • Seniors living in Kitsap County can sit outdoors and enjoy the fresh air without worry. The American Lung Association gave this area a particle pollution 24-hour score of A. This is excellent news for those with a bronchial or respiratory condition.

  • Poulsbo has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Silverdale.

  • The unique town of Poulsbo has a lot to offer history buffs. Seniors who love learning about the ocean and maritime history can pay a visit to the United States Naval Undersea Museum to learn about submarines and the ocean environment. Or they may enjoy a day trip to the Maritime Museum to explore the interactive displays and exhibits detailing Poulsbo’s fishing history.


Paying for Assisted Living in Poulsbo

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Washington

$4,230.00 Bainbridge Island
$4,000.00 US
$3,900.00 Edmonds
$3,150.00 Port Orchard
$3,095.00 Poulsbo
$2,999.00 Bremerton
$2,700.00 Mountlake Terrace

Assisted Living costs in Poulsbo start around $3,095 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 Poulsbo 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 Poulsbo

In Washington, the Medicaid Personal Care (MPC) and Community First Choice Option (CFCO) programs are available to assist qualified Medicaid recipients in covering the costs of assisted living. Some individuals may also be entitled to The Washington Medicaid COPES (Community Options Program Entry System) waiver program. There are no non-Medicaid funded options in Washington.

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


Free Assisted Living Resources in Poulsbo

Poulsbo 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 Poulsbo

Poulsbo-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.