51 Assisted Living Facilities near Redmond, WA
There are 51 Assisted Living Facilities in the Redmond area, with 9 in Redmond and 42 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Redmond is $2,906 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500.
To help you with your search, browse the 227 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Redmond. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Redmond 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Sammamish with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Redmond, WA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Redmond
Redmond, Washington, is a moderate-sized city situated northwest of Lake Sammamish. Known as the Bicycle Capital of the Northwest, Redmond is an appealing option for seniors who enjoy outdoor recreation. Redmond's senior population, 10 percent of the total population, is served by 61 assisted living facilities (ALF) in the greater Redmond area. In Redmond and across the state of Washington, ALFs are regulated by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. ALFs are defined by the state government as community settings that are licensed to care for seven or more residents.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Redmond
- The Redmond area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Swedish Redmond Campus hospital and the EvergreenHealth Emergency Department — Redmond, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Redmond has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Redmond Senior Center, a facility with a large social hall that offers computers for senior use, a beverage bar for mingling and a greenhouse for personal use.
- The overall cost of living in Redmond is nearly 13 percent higher than living in nearby Seattle. Seniors who choose to live in the Redmond area will find housing costs considerably more expensive than in Seattle but will find food, utilities and health costs approximately equal to Seattle's costs.
- A senior has a 1 in 31 chance of being a victim of violent or property crime in Redmond. In other words, the crime rate in Redmond is 72 percent higher than in all other cities and towns across the state of Washington. These crime rates could suggest that Redmond is a less safe area for assisted living.
- In Redmond, seniors are able to use the One Regional Card for All (ORCA) bus pass across various public transportation services. Citizens aged 65 or older in the area are eligible to receive their first ORCA card for free.
- Based on the number of hazardous pollutants in the air, the National Air Toxics Assessment ranks air quality throughout the nation on a scale of 1-100 (with 100 being perfect air quality). Redmond receives an air quality score of 36, just under 25 percent worse than the national average air quality score of 58. Seniors who notice that their health conditions are aggravated by poor air quality could consider moving elsewhere in the Northwest.
Paying for Assisted Living in Redmond
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Redmond start around $2,876 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 Redmond 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 Redmond
Qualifying seniors living in Redmond or throughout the state of Washington are provided with various Assisted Living Facility Service Packages that offer private rooms and occasional nursing services through Medicaid.
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 Redmond
Redmond 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 Redmond, please visit our Assisted Living in Washington page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Redmond
Redmond-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.
Other Options in Redmond, WA
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Redmond
Review of Aegis Living Redmond
I can't say enough great things about Aegis of Redmond. My parents went there together about a year and half ago. They have a great 1 bedroom apartment, with a large deck overlooking the Sammamish ... Read more
Review of Fairwinds - Redmond
Fairwinds Redmond is beautiful, and I wish I was there. It was very airy, with large rooms, like the reception area, the main desk, and everything. They had high ceilings, lots of windows, it was v... Read more
Review of Redmond Heights Senior Living
The first time I set foot in this place, I was horrified. My Brother in law and his wife picked this facility and I was frankly shocked. The carpet was stained, there were screaming residents, the ... Read more