20 Assisted Living Facilities near Fitchburg, WI

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Fitchburg, WI

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The Waterford at Fitchburg

Provides: Assisted Living
5440 Caddis Bend, Fitchburg, WI 53711
"We really liked The Waterford at Fitchburg a lot. The apartments were wonderful, large, had a full kitchen, and a full dining room. It was a beautiful community, but when we run out of money, they..." More

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Avalon Assisted Living & Memory Care ...

Provides: Assisted Living
2879 Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg, WI 53713
"At Avalon, there are lots of trees and garden there. They did allow smoking on the property. It is a smaller place, but I guess the biggest thing was the outside atmosphere. You could sit on tables..." More

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Sylvan Crossings at Chapel Valley

Provides: Assisted Living
5765 Chapel Valley Rd, Fitchburg, WI 53711
"Life is a journey. And no matter where it leads, we all need a place to call home. Sylvan Crossings Assisted Living at Chapel Valley provides that home when the people who are most important to you..." More

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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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Oakwood Village University Woods

Provides: Assisted Living
6205 Mineral Point Road, Madison, WI 53705
"I recently spent a few days with my parents at Oakwood Village, which is an assisted living facility and a retirement home, located on the west side of Madison, Wisconsin. My overall impression was..." More

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Brookdale Madison West

Provides: Assisted Living
413 South Yellowstone Drive, Madison, WI 53719
"I'm impressed with Brookdale Madison West. They've been very accommodating. Their employees are very well trained, very personable, and very caring people. It's like a home away from home. My..." More

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Heritage Middleton

Provides: Assisted Living
6234 Maywood Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"Very nice facility. Clean. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The residents appeared happy and engaged in a fun music activity. Food looked appealing. " 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

Attic Angel Community

Provides: Assisted Living
8301 Old Sauk Rd, Middleton, WI 53562
"This facility is top notch. My mother-in-law spent the last couple months of her life in the long-term care area. The staff are very attentive and caring. Everyone from administration to all the..." More

Sienna Crest-Oregon

Provides: Assisted Living
981 Park Street, Oregon, WI 53575
"My aunt has lived at Sienna crest for several years. She is very happy with the care there, the outstanding staff and manager, and the homemade food. I only get to visit on weekends, but can say..." More

Capitol Lakes

Provides: Assisted Living
345 W MAIN ST, Madison, WI 53703
"I was impressed with Capitol Lakes. It’s a very new, very well-maintained facility in a location that appeals to people that want downtown and cultural attractions like Overture center, museums,..." More

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Middleton Glen

Provides: Assisted Living
6720 Century Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"We really liked the architecture of the Middleton Glen Retirement Community assisted living facility. It resembled a high-end condo, with well-manicured lawns and nice shrubbery. We particularly..." More

All Saints Memory Care

Provides: Assisted Living
519 Commerce Drive, Madison, WI 53719

Four Winds Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
309 SCHWEITZER DRIVE, Verona, WI 53593
"My grandmother was admitted to this facility following a fall at her home which left her needing rehabilitation. From the moment my grandma got there, we felt at ease. The staff at Four Winds were..." More

Sage Meadow of Middleton

Provides: Assisted Living
5340 Century Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"Artisans Seniors Living Community didn't seem as flashy and was more quiet. The man who received me was nice and polite but a little bit uptight, but the place was very lovely. They cater to..." More

Noel Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
471 Prairie Way Blvd, Verona, WI 53593

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The Gardens Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
602 North Segoe Road, Madison, WI 53705
"Segoe Gardens Assisted Living was old and dated. There are no bathrooms in the rooms. It was not good, and it smelled. Some of the staff seemed very nice and pleasant, but in my opinion, it was not..." More

Sebring Assisted Care Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
7710 SOUTH BROOKLINE DRIVE, Madison, WI 53719
"My aunt lives in Sebring Assisted Care Residence. I haven't been there for a few months now but it's a very nice place. They also have a very good memory care unit. The people are very nice. The..." More

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Willow Pointe

Provides: Assisted Living
1125 N Edge Trail, Verona, WI 53593
"I am in Willow Pointe. I like the residents and the staff. Sometimes they take us on trips to Target and Wal-Mart. I don’t usually participate in a lot of activities, but they're OK and I do a lot..." More

Apara Care

Provides: Assisted Living
7601 Ganser Way, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53719

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Fitchburg

    A suburb of Madison, the city of Fitchburg, Wisconsin is home to almost 30,000 people. Of its residents, 11.9 percent are aged 65 and older, some of whom may find they need help with daily tasks and activities.

    This type of care is offered at assisted living communities, which fall under one of four categories: community-based residential facilities (CBRFs), residential care apartment complexes (RCACs), adult family homes, and adult day care. Three of these facilities are available locally, with over 40 additional options in surrounding communities. Each of these locations is licensed, registered and certified by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Fitchburg

    • Fitchburg has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Fitchburg Senior Center, an organization that is dedicated to providing programming and activities to support the health and wellness of the city's senior residents.
    • The overall cost of living in Fitchburg is higher than both the statewide average of 97.8 and U.S. national average of 100. The city receives an index rating of 115.7, mainly due to high housing prices, though seniors can enjoy low grocery and health costs.
    • Violent crime in Fitchburg receives a rating of 13 out of 100, with 100 representing high crime, which is far below the U.S. national average of 22.7. This may give seniors and their families peace of mind. While property crime is higher, at 26.3, it's still lower than the national rating of 35.4.
    • Seniors who enjoy the outdoors may find Fitchburg's harsh winters difficult. The area receives an around of 42 inches of snow each year and sees an average winter low of 10 degrees. Overall, the city scores a 40 out of 100 in terms of year-round comfort.
    • Seniors can navigate Fitchburg with Metro Transit, which offers fixed-route services around the city. Dane County also offers door-to-door transportation services for older adults through the Group Access Service in Madison, and the Rural Senior Group Transportation Program for areas outside city limits.
    • The Fitchburg area is home to world-class medical facilities, including SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - MadisonUnityPoint Health - Meriter Hospital and UW Health University Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Fitchburg

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $4,332.00 Madison
    $4,237.00 Stoughton
    $4,132.00 Waunakee
    $4,001.00 Fitchburg
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,997.00 Middleton

    Assisted Living costs in Fitchburg start around $4,001 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 Fitchburg 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 Fitchburg

    Wisconsin is one of six states that offer financial assistance for seniors in need of assisted living services through both Medicaid waiver programs and non-Medicaid state-funded programs, such as Community Option Program and Supplemental Security Income exceptional expense (SSI-E) payments.

    Seniors can find more information about the programs available in Fitchburg through the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of Dane County.

    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 Fitchburg

    Fitchburg 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 Fitchburg, please visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.

    The 10 Best Assisted Living Communities in Fitchburg Area

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Fitchburg

    Fitchburg-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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    Assisted Living near Fitchburg, WI

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Fitchburg

    • Review of The Waterford at Fitchburg

      We really liked The Waterford at Fitchburg a lot. The apartments were wonderful, large, had a full kitchen, and a full dining room. It was a beautiful community, but when we run out of money, they ... Read more

    • Review of The Waterford at Fitchburg

      I liked The Waterford at Fitchburg a lot and it was very nice and clean. The apartments were nice and I liked the koi pond outside. They had a touch of nature right in the city. I would recommend i... Read more

    • Review of The Waterford at Fitchburg

      The Waterford at Fitchburg was very nice. I like it a lot. It had a lot of nice amenities and programs, but it was just too expensive. The staff was very friendly and very nice. They answered all o... Read more

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