26 Assisted Living Facilities near Puyallup, WA

9 Assisted Living Facilities in Puyallup, WA

Golden AFH

Provides: Assisted Living
13306 72nd Ave. E, Puyallup, WA 98373
"Golden Adult Family Home was the first one we saw and I couldn't wait to get out of there. It was messy, it smelled of urine, and it just seemed so cluttered. It was terrible. I saw a room that was..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Silver Creek by Bonaventure

Provides: Assisted Living
17607 91st Ave. E., Puyallup, WA 98375
"My brother-in-law is at Silver Creek by Bonaventure. It has been very good. Everybody is friendly. They treat you well and make you feel welcome. There is no standoffishness of any type. They're..." More

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Caring Star 2015

The Rivers at Puyallup

Provides: Assisted Living
123 Fourth Avenue NW, Puyallup, WA 98371
"My father-in-law has been at Brookdale Puyallup for two years. They have very professional, attentive staff. They have done some upgrades to the apartments. My father-in-law just moved out of one..." More

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Brookdale Courtyard Puyallup

Provides: Assisted Living
4610 6th Street Place SE, Puyallup, WA 98374
"I liked Brookdale; the people are friendly and good. They have all kinds of games, and they go on rides. They take mother to doctor?s appointments, they serve 3 meals, and the staff is very good...." More

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The Artful Lodger

Provides: Assisted Living
515 5th Street Sw #A, Puyallup, WA 98371
"We really like The Artful Lodger, it's a super nice place and it's very clean. The staff is very nice, caring, and helpful to the people that are there. The meals are great, and my parents are..." More

Life Care Center of Puyallup

Provides: Assisted Living
511 10th Avenue SE, Puyallup, WA 98372
"The staff seemed friendly enough and the stories about them were all quite good. The amenities seemed pretty good with lots of activities throughout the week. The facility itself was very well kept..." More

Meridian Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
1813 South Meridian Street, Puyallup, WA 98371
"I cannot recommend this place enough. The director, Bob, is one of the most polite and compassionate people I've ever had the pleasure of doing business with. The staff is professional, kind, and..." More

Valley Community Inn Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
723 2nd Street NW, Puyallup, WA 98371

P A M Group Home

Provides: Assisted Living
619 7Th Ave Se, Puyallup, WA 98372

17 Assisted Living Facilities near Puyallup, WA

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Caring Star 2019

The Meridian at Stone Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
1111 S 376th Main St, Milton, WA 98354
"We toured Meridian at Stone Creek, and that’s where we placed our parents. It had everything we wanted, plus it was not overly fancy, and we liked that they had either a button or a necklace alert..." More

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Cedar Ridge by Bonaventure

Provides: Assisted Living
9515 198th Avenue East, Bonney Lake, WA 98391
"Cedar Ridge was a very nice place. The environment was nice and had beautiful surroundings, and the room I visited was very nice, so I was really pleased. It looks like they have a church, beauty..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Kings Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
8609 Portland Avenue East, Tacoma, WA 98445
"Very happy with this facility. My mother lives here and she is very happy there. It is clean and comfortable and the staff is wonderful." More

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Mill Ridge Village

Provides: Assisted Living
607 28th Avenue, Milton, WA 98354
"Mill Ridge Village is wonderful. I've adopted the staff and residents into my life as my family. The food is good. They usually have two main courses for each dinner. They have everything we want..." More

Pioneer Place Alzheimer Residence of ...

Provides: Assisted Living
11519 24th Avenue E, Tacoma, WA 98445
"Pioneer Place of Tacoma is very clean, and the staff is very nice and caring. They take very good care of my grandmother, who is pleased to be there. They have bingo, singing, and different..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Village Green Retirement Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
35419 1st Ave S, Federal Way, WA 98003
"My aunt has been with Village Green Retirement Campus for 12 years and it's a great place. The staff's attitudes are really great. The front desk staff are very good. She had a two-bedroom..." More

The Arbor Rose Adult Family Home

Provides: Assisted Living
6301 East Q Street, Tacoma, WA 98404
"My 94 year old sister has been a resident at this facility for over a year. She moved here from a assisted living facility and Arbor Rose has been even better for her than I expected. It is small..." More

Peoples Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
1800 67th Street E, Tacoma, WA 98404
"The Community Relations Director is awesome and it shows that she cares about the residents and their families. The staff have gone beyond to try and make my mom's transition a good experience...." More

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Stafford Suites at Sumner

Provides: Assisted Living
15519 62Nd St. Court E., Sumner, WA 98390
"Stafford Suites was very nice-looking. I was really pleased with it and liked what they offered, like the variety of rooms from studios to two-bedrooms. Overall, I was very impressed with it and..." More

Caring Star 2015

Spring Ridge Assisted Living & Memory...

Provides: Assisted Living
6856 E. Portland Avenue,, Tacoma, WA 98404
"I am living at Spring Ridge. It's an extremely nice place, with very helpful attendants. Every day, there's about three different things we can do, from outings to Bingo games. The food is very..." More

Franklin Place

Provides: Assisted Living
5713 Parker Road East, Sumner, WA 98390
"Franklin Place was very nice. The staff was very nice and friendly. The rooms were big and clean. The residents looked happy." More

Garden Terrace Healthcare Center Of F...

Provides: Assisted Living
491 S 338th Street, Federal Way, WA 98003
"My mother-in-law stayed at Garden Terrace while she recuperated from surgery on her leg. Some members of the staff, at first, were kind of difficult for her to get along with, in the beginning. ..." More

Chartley House

Provides: Assisted Living
505 29th Street SE, Auburn, WA 98002

Gibraltar Senior Living, Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
10816 18Th Ave E, Tacoma, WA 98445

Kats Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
321 S 116Th Street, Tacoma, WA 98444

Pacific Avenue Residential Care

Provides: Assisted Living
5621 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408

Waller Road Home

Provides: Assisted Living
4710 Waller Rd E, Tacoma, WA 98443

Assisted Living near Puyallup, WA

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Puyallup

  • Review of Meridian Hills

    This facility is full of bedbugs. There has been no attempt to take care of the infestation, and now that they are closing they are not disclosing to the facilities that are taking the residents t... Read more

    Amrod1216
  • Review of Meridian Hills

    I would not recommend this place until they get their bed bugs under control. My Mother in Law lives here and we can no longer bring her to our house to visit because of the bugs. They have sprayed... Read more

    Chrisbent
  • Review of Meridian Hills

    We visited Meridian Hills. They had really nice rooms, a big kitchen area, and Dad would have picked that one if they had air conditioning. The parking was limited, it was uphill, and he’s still tr... Read more

    Kathy
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Puyallup

Puyallup, named after a Native American tribe in western Washington, means “generous people," and Areavibes gives the city an A+ for its amenities, such as shops and restaurants. Puyallup also has nine assisted living facilities (ALFs) with 31 more in nearby areas such as Tacoma, Federal Way and Auburn. ALFs in Puyallup are governed by the Evergreen State’s Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), Aging and Long-Term Support Administration (ALTSA), Residential Care Services (RCS) Division.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Puyallup

  • The comfortable year-round climate in Puyallup consists of mild winters with an average low of 33 degrees Fahrenheit in January and cool summers averaging 78 degrees in July. This lets seniors enjoy the city’s urban forestparksgolf coursesfarms and other outdoor attractions and activities.
  • Although Puyallup’s overall cost of living is 12 percent higher than the U.S. average, retirees can enjoy significant tax savings as personal income, social security, retirement benefits and pensions are state tax-exempt in Washington.
  • Senior mobility is supported in Puyallup. Pierce Transit operates buses around Pierce County at reduced fares for passengers 65+ and offers shared-ride paratransit services. Riders 65+ pay discounted fares on Sounder train rides to Seattle. Seniors can also book private transportation to medical appointments and special events.
  • Puyallup is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.


Paying for Assisted Living in Puyallup

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Washington

$4,000.00 US
$3,130.00 Puyallup
$3,050.00 Auburn
$3,049.00 Tacoma
$2,927.00 Federal Way
$2,675.00 Milton

Assisted Living costs in Puyallup start around $3,130 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 Puyallup 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 Puyallup

There are Medicaid programs offered by the state of Washington to pay for the cost of ALF services in Puyallup. Eligible seniors may qualify for the Community First Choice (CFC) State Plan or one of the Home and Community-Based Service 1915(c) waivers which are the Community Options Program Entry System (COPES), New Freedom and Residential Support waivers.

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

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 Puyallup

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


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Puyallup

Puyallup-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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