18 Assisted Living Facilities near Cottage Grove, WI

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Cottage Grove, WI

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KindredHearts of Cottage Grove Assist...

Provides: Assisted Living
325 West Cottage Grove Road, Cottage Grove, WI ...
"My mom is in Kindred Hearts. It was at a very good price for us, it was a smaller facility and with Alzheimer's so we thought it was a really good match for her. The rooms are smaller but that's..." More

Aster Retirement Community of Cottage...

Provides: Assisted Living
139 E Reynolds St, Cottage Grove, WI 53527
"Aster Retirement Community of Cottage Grove was very nice. We thought we would do well there. We ate lunch and they gave us a very nice tour. It was very clean, the rooms were pleasant, and the..." More

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KindredHearts of Cottage Grove

Provides: Assisted Living
325 West Cottage Grove Road, Cottage Grove, WI ...
"KindredHearts knows that when it comes to senior living, choice is everything. That's why we provide our residents with the very best choices and opportunities. And, while we're happy to be a safe,..." More

15 Assisted Living Facilities near Cottage Grove, WI

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Heritage Monona

Provides: Assisted Living
111 Owen Road, Monona, WI 53716
"They were very friendly at Heritage Senior Living Monona. It was very clean and I was very impressed. They have activities and they have a huge calendar. They have outside events and it sounded..." More

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Prairie Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
900 OKeefe, Sun Prairie, WI 53590
"My visit to Prairie Gardens was fine. I got all my questions answered, and we had a good tour. The apartments were good, they were big, and they were fine. The basic thing that I liked was that the..." More

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Madison Pointe

Provides: Assisted Living
705 Ziegler Rd, Madison, WI 53714
"Madison Pointe is very nice and has limited choices. Everybody is very nice, the place is clean, and the food is good, fresh, and they don't use preservatives. My parents are happy there. The..." More

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Oak Park Place Madison

Provides: Assisted Living
718 Jupiter Drive, Madison, WI 53718
"Our experience with Oak Park has been good so far, and it has everything my parents need. We chose them because of their step-up care, so my parents can still be on one campus even if they're in..." More

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Faith Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
131 Clarmar Drive, Sun Prairie, WI 53590
"Faith Gardens does a great job with my dad, he's always out of his room with other residents when I stop to visit, he is usually in a good mood and his room appears to be clean and taken care of...." More

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McFarland Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
5206 Paulson Ct, Mc Farland, WI 53558
"McFarland was an older facility and not as well maintained. The rooms were a smaller and not as well maintained as the others we saw; they needed some help. Their dining area was kind of small but..." More

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Meadowmere Madison

Provides: Assisted Living
5601 Burke Road, Madison, WI 53718
"I met a couple of staff people at Meadowmere, and they were very nice. The residents were very friendly too. They told me what a great place it was. The grounds were beautiful, clean, and..." More

Sun Prairie Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
228 WEST MAIN ST, Sun Prairie, WI 53590
"I visited this wonderful place six years ago as a part of the 'Adopt A Grandparent' program that was done with Sacred Hearts School. I had the honor of coming out once a week with the school and..." More

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New Perspective | Sun Prairie

Provides: Assisted Living
222 South Bristol Street, Sun Prairie, WI 53590
"New Perspective is glorious and aesthetically beautiful. I could live there. We observed very professional care and very high standard of cleanliness. It's very quiet, everything was impeccable,..." More

Oakwood Village - Prairie Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
5565 Tancho Drive, Madison, WI 53718
"My mother is in Oakwood Village Prairie Ridge. She was there prior to the rehab center, so we knew the place. What stood out was the ratio of help to patient, so I know she’s going to get the care..." More

Chamomile I Assisted Living Ltd

Provides: Assisted Living
842 Jupiter Drive, Madison, WI 53718
"We went to Chamomile Assisted Living at the recommendation of our friends who had their mom there and were very happy with it. It was small and very homey. It felt more like a house than an..." More

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Hyland Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
881 Liberty Boulevard, Sun Prairie, WI 53590
"Hyland Campus was very big and it has three levels. My mom has mobility issues, so walking from one side of the campus facility to the other is a lot, especially at dinnertime. You could be pretty..." More

Emerson Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
402 Rustic Drive, Madison, WI 53718
"Emerson Assisted Living is an older home, but they keep it clean and comfortable. The staff is really nice. The food is very good. My aunt has actually put on some weight. " More

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Tallgrass of Sun Prairie

Provides: Assisted Living
605 Chase Blvd, Sun Prairie, WI 53590
"There are long, dark hallways and seem very institutional. " More

Deerfield Place Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
15 State Street, Deerfield, WI 53531

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Cottage Grove

    Located in Dane County, Wisconsin, the village of Cottage Grove seeks to provide a safe, friendly environment for its more than 7,000 residents. With deep agriculture roots, the community offers the comfort of small-town living, while its close proximity to Madison, makes it easy for residents to access the capital city's many amenities.

    Roughly 7.6% of the village's population are aged 65 and older, some of whom may benefit from the care offered at an assisted living community. There are 50 assisted living residence in Cottage Grove and its neighboring communities. They are each classified as one of the following types of facilities: community-based residential facilities (CBRFs), residential care apartment complexes           (RCACs), adult family homes and adult day care. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Cottage Grove

    • Not only is Cottage Grove recognized as a popular recreation destination with multiple championship golf courses, parks and trails, but it's also only 15 miles from Madison where seniors can enjoy diverse arts and cultural offerings, including the city's museum mile, live music venues and many restaurants.
    • Winters in Cottage Grove are especially harsh, which some seniors may find difficult. Temperatures can drop below 10 degrees, and on average, the area receives 42 inches of snowfall annually.
    • Crime rates in Cottage Grove are very low, which may offer peace of mind to the families of seniors living in assisted living residences. On a scale where 100 represents high crime, violent crime scores a 9 and property crime receives a 17.6, compared to national rates of 22.7 and 35.4 in the same categories.
    • Cottage Grove has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospitals located in Madison.
    • While the cost of living in Wisconsin tends to fall below the U.S. national average of 100, at 114.8, the high cost of living in Cottage Grove is something lower-income seniors may need to consider when budgeting for assisted living costs.
    • Cottage Grove has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Cottage Grove Triad, an organization led by local seniors and the police department that promotes senior issue awareness and safety to reduce the fear of crime, as well as a senior center.

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


    Paying for Assisted Living in Cottage Grove

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $4,187.00 Madison
    $4,125.00 Stoughton
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,975.00 Lake Mills
    $3,934.00 Fitchburg
    $3,585.00 Sun Prairie
    $3,067.00 Cambridge

    Assisted Living costs in Cottage Grove 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 Cottage Grove 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 Cottage Grove

    Seniors in Cottage Grove are fortunate to have access to financial support through both Medicaid waiver programs and non-Medicaid state-funded programs. To help cover the cost of assisted living services, seniors can apply for Supplemental Security Income exceptional expense (SSI-E) payments, as well as the Community Option Program.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Cottage Grove

    Cottage Grove 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 Cottage Grove, please visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Cottage Grove

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

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Cottage Grove

    • Review of Aster Retirement Community of Cottage Grove

      Aster Retirement Community of Cottage Grove was very nice. We thought we would do well there. We ate lunch and they gave us a very nice tour. It was very clean, the rooms were pleasant, and the atm... Read more

      Casey
    • Review of Aster Retirement Community of Cottage Grove

      We moved my mother to Aster due to her need of more assistance. Her apartment was beautiful, open and quiet. It was located at the end of a long hall which made it difficult to get out on her ... Read more

      Chules
    • Review of Aster Retirement Community of Cottage Grove

      Absolutely horrifying. My grandfather had a stroke and required assistance but he was not taken care of. Staff would abandon him outside on hot days where we would find him cove red in sweat with p... Read more

      Csou
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