12 Assisted Living Facilities near Manitowoc, WI

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Manitowoc, WI

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River Woods Place

Provides: Assisted Living
950 South Rapids Road, Manitowoc, WI 54220
"I don't have anything bad to say about River Woods Place. It's newer and modern, and their meals are served in a fine dining type of atmosphere that looks like a restaurant. Whenever we need..." More

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Fieldcrest Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1510 S 30th St, Manitowoc, WI 54220
"We toured Fieldcrest Manor, but they don't have anything for a husband and wife. The lady that showed us around was very nice, and answered my questions, but they only had small, single rooms. They..." More

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Magnolia Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
1480 North 7th Street, Manitowoc, WI 54220
"This facility is an excellent choice for a loved one to stay. It is very modern and quite new. They have a nursing home area and also a dementia unit that I am aware of. The people here have..." More

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Care Partners Assisted Living in Mani...

Provides: Assisted Living
1858 Mirro Drive, Manitowoc, WI 54220
"Care Partners Assisted Living in Manitowoc (1858 Mirro Drive) is a 15 bed assisted living facility that offers a secure and home-like environment for our residents. It is located near medical..." More

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Harbor View

Provides: Assisted Living
2115 Cappaert Road, Manitowoc, WI 54220
"We visited Harbor View and saw two rooms. One was a show room and one was an actual room, but they were very similar to the ones at the other place that we saw. You could have a small refrigerator..." More

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KindredHearts of Manitowoc

Provides: Assisted Living
5005 Vista Road, Manitowoc, WI 54220
"My grandfather lives at Kindred Hearts in Manitowoc, WI. It's a fairly small assisted living facility where many of the residents, including my grandpa, have Alzheimer's. It is a nice, friendly..." More

Whispering Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
2191 COUNTY HWY I, Manitowoc, WI 54220
" I have whitnessed the owners screem at the residents. Also a resident was wheeled into the office saying, no I don't want to go. I heard him call her crazy. She came out crying!" More

Whitetail Estates CBRF

Provides: Assisted Living
910 River Bluff Dr, Manitowoc, WI 54220

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Tender Reflections of Manitowoc

Provides: Assisted Living
2210 Dufek Drive, Manitowoc, WI 54220
"Our mission is to be the preferred assisted living provider specializing in memory care, offering value and encouraging independence in a fulfilling, nurturing, safe and supportive environment that..." More

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Wisteria Haus

Provides: Assisted Living
2741 45th Street, Two Rivers, WI 54241
"This is a wonderful assisted living/nursing home type place where you have your own private room, eat as a group with very good food, and entertainment is always offered for you. They will allow..." More

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Atrium Senior Living of Two Rivers at...

Provides: Assisted Living
2500 Garfield St, Two Rivers, WI 54241
"We toured many places in the area for our parents. This place by far was the most inviting and homelike. My parents ended up moving in about 8 months ago. The staff have become part of our..." More

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Meadow View

Provides: Assisted Living
4606 Mishicot Rd, Two Rivers, WI 54241
"We saw Meadow View and really liked it. The tour went fine. It was expensive, but they were all expensive. Mom had diabetes, and I liked that they had a nurse there for backup in case something..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Manitowoc

    Manitowoc, Wisconsin, is called the state's maritime capital due to its beautiful harbor on the shore of Lake Michigan. Seniors in the area can take advantage of the beautiful Manitowoc Marina and the historic Mariners Trail which are just perfect for walking and riding bikes. In this community of 33,000 people, 7.7 percent are aged 65 and over. There are nine assisted living facilities in Manitowoc and three in the neighboring community of Two Rivers, Wisconsin. 

    In Manitowoc and the rest of Wisconsin, assisted living facilities are designed for those who require some level of care, but opt to live without 24-hour nursing support. Assisted living facilities are monitored and controlled by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Manitowoc

    • Manitowoc experiences a significant amount of lake effect snow each year due to its proximity to Lake Michigan. Average snowfall each year is 42 inches, and temperatures dip to an average of 13 degrees Fahrenheit. Summers can be very warm with average highs of 78 degrees. The winter snowfalls and high heat and humidity can create respiratory and mobility complications for some seniors.
    • The cost of living in Manitowoc is 15.1 percent lower than the national average. Items with lower than average prices in the Manitowoc area are groceries, housing and utilities. 
    • The sales tax rate in Manitowoc is favorable for seniors at 5.0 percent compared to the U.S. average of 6.0 percent. Those seniors who choose to remain employed in Manitowoc will experience a higher than normal income tax rate of 6.3 percent compared to the U.S. average of 4.6 percent.
    • Seniors may access public transportation in Manitowoc via the Maritime Metro Transit (MMT). Reduced fares are offered to individuals aged 65 and over, as well as those with disabilities. Applications for the Reduced Fare Card are available at the Maritime Metro Transit office. 
    • The Senior Center in Manitowoc is a great place to socialize, learn and have fun. Activities are open to individuals aged 55 and over. Typical activities include bingo, bus tours, day trips, monthly movies, weekly card and board games and craft classes.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Manitowoc

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $4,800.00 Howards Grove
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,671.00 Manitowoc
    $3,497.00 Sheboygan
    $3,476.00 Two Rivers
    $3,355.00 New Holstein

    Assisted Living costs in Manitowoc start around $3,671 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 Manitowoc 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 Manitowoc

    Wisconsin residents may seek financial assistance with their assisted living choices through Medicaid, PACE, and SSI-E.  

    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 Manitowoc

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Manitowoc

    Manitowoc-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 Manitowoc

    • Review of Fieldcrest Manor

      We toured Fieldcrest Manor, but they don't have anything for a husband and wife. The lady that showed us around was very nice, and answered my questions, but they only had small, single rooms. They... Read more

      Barbara
    • Review of Fieldcrest Manor

      Fieldcrest Manor was nice and the staff was nice. There seems to be quite a few activities for anybody who wants to be involved in anything. Read more

      Gerald
    • Review of River Woods Place

      I don't have anything bad to say about River Woods Place. It's newer and modern, and their meals are served in a fine dining type of atmosphere that looks like a restaurant. Whenever we need someth... Read more

      Scott
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