12 Assisted Living Facilities near Fond Du Lac, WI

11 Assisted Living Facilities in Fond Du Lac, WI

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Lake View Place

Provides: Assisted Living
517 Luco Road, Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"My mother has been in Lake View Place for almost three years. Our experience there has been very good. There have been two or three corporate changes, and the quality of the food varies, but..." More

St. Francis Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
345 E First Street, Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"My wife's been in St. Francis Terrace for almost a year now. It's clean, nice, they're doing their job, and it's close to where I live. Everything is fine. My wife is very happy. " More

St. Clare Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
31 Everett Street,, Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"I think St Clare Terrace is a lovely place, but it is quite pricey. It is right next to a hospital. It is very nice, and I am very interested with it, but it is quite expensive and I don't know if..." More

Woodlands Senior Park

Provides: Assisted Living
77 Wisconsin American Drive, Fond Du Lac, WI 54937
"I went to Woodlands, and I was very pleased with I saw. It's in an outdoor setting, which I think is great. They eat together so the seniors get out of their room, and they do stuff together. I saw..." More

Mable Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
1001 Primrose Lane, Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"My mom and dad are both in need of care but my dad has had multiple surgeries and in rehabilitation. When my mom could no longer stay with him, Sterling House offered a respite care service to my..." More

Liberty House

Provides: Assisted Living
701 S Main St, Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"Liberty House was one of the nicer ones. I like the people, and the place was a little bit cheaper. I think they had their own doctors too so I couldn’t keep my same doctors because they have..." More

Adelaide Place

Provides: Assisted Living
478 W Arndt Street, Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"Adelaide Place was very homey, neat, and clean, and the staff was very engaged. My sister will move there. They have single rooms with private baths. They’re not particularly large, but they’re..." More

Tarfa Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
54 W ARNDT ST, Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"Overall the service is good quality. The staff is fairly friendly and helpful. The meals are adequate. Sometimes care between shifts could have better continuity. Maintenance issues have been..." More

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Walnut Grove Fond du Lac Suites

Provides: Assisted Living
597 Kingswood Avenue , Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"Mother has been in Walnut Grove since September 3. She liked it one better. The rooms are quite nice, a lot of room, spacious, and good lighting. The staff is okay from what I've seen but they're..." More

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KindredHearts of Fond du Lac

Provides: Assisted Living
566 Sherwood Avenue, Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"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

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Walnut Grove Fond du Lac House

Provides: Assisted Living
154 South Pioneer Parkway , Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
"Our Philosophy At all of our Walnut Grove communities we want what you want: quality care and services for seniors in a comfortable, friendly environment. Individualized services, life-enhancing..." More

1 Assisted Living Facility near Fond Du Lac, WI

Touchstone Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
300 Winnebago St, N Fond Du Lac, WI 54937
"Touchstone Living was nice, and it was new. They had a chef, so the food I got was really good. The places are higher than other two; it was $5000 versus the other ones that started at $4000...." More

Assisted Living near Fond Du Lac, WI

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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Fond Du Lac

  • Review of Woodlands Senior Park

    I went to Woodlands, and I was very pleased with I saw. It's in an outdoor setting, which I think is great. They eat together so the seniors get out of their room, and they do stuff together. I saw... Read more

    Arlene
  • Review of Lake View Place

    My mother has been in Lake View Place for almost three years. Our experience there has been very good. There have been two or three corporate changes, and the quality of the food varies, but overal... Read more

    LeslieZLXXU
  • Review of Adelaide Place

    Adelaide Place was very homey, neat, and clean, and the staff was very engaged. My sister will move there. They have single rooms with private baths. They’re not particularly large, but they’re wel... Read more

    Meg10
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Fond Du Lac

Fond du Lac is situated on the southern shore of Lake Winnebago in the eastern half of Wisconsin. With an approximate senior population of 6,850, Fond du Lac serves provides its older citizens with 11 assisted living facilities within the city and three in the neighboring area. In the state of Wisconsin, the Department of Health Services licenses and regulates four types of assisted living facilities (ALF) and programs.  These services include adult day care, adult family homes, community-based residential facilities and residential care apartment complexes.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Fond Du Lac

  • Fond du Lac Area Transit is the city's local public transit system. A reduced fare program is offered to senior citizens 65 years of age or older and disabled persons. The nearest major airports to Fond du Lac - Green Bay Austin Straubel International Airport and General Mitchell International Airport - are both around 70 miles away. Seniors who fly often should consider Fond du Lac's proximity to airports. 

  • The Fond du Lac area is home to world-class medical facilities, including St. Agnes Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • Fond du Lac has an array of community resources for seniors, including The Fond du Lac Senior Center, an organization that provides citizens aged 50 and older with free laptops to use, organized travel opportunities and various recreational activities. 

  • Fond du Lac maintains a dry, cold climate with harsh, windy wintersAverage temperatures range from 70 degrees in the summer to 20 degrees in the winter. Because temperatures can drop below zero in Fond du Lac, seniors should consider their individual ability to manage the cold weather before moving to the area.

      • Relative to the rest of Wisconsin, Fond du Lac's crime rate is 86 percent higher than the average rate for all other cities throughout the state. Based on this data, living in Fond du Lac might create unsafe situations for seniors. 

      • The air quality in Fond du Lac is approximately 10 percent better for you than the national average air quality. Air quality is determined by the number of harmful air pollutants and is important for seniors with lung conditions to consider.


      Paying for Assisted Living in Fond Du Lac

      Average Monthly Costs

      Cities in Wisconsin

      $4,000.00 US
      $3,722.00 Plymouth
      $3,633.00 West Bend
      $3,500.00 New Holstein
      $3,465.00 Oshkosh
      $3,050.00 Horicon
      $2,875.00 Ripon

      Assisted Living costs in Fond Du Lac 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 Fond Du Lac 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 Fond Du Lac

      Medicaid recipients can apply for Wisconsin's Medical Assistance Personal Care program when residing in an ALF with less than 20 residents. Wisconsin also provides qualifying seniors with additional Social Security income to help pay for assisted living through the Exceptional Expense Supplement for Meembers of Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program. 

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

      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 Fond Du Lac

      Fond Du Lac 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 Fond Du Lac, please visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.


      Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Fond Du Lac

      Fond Du Lac-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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