10 Assisted Living Facilities near Ripon, WI

5 Assisted Living Facilities in Ripon, WI

Pleasant Park Place

Pleasant Park Place

Provides: Assisted Living
1450 Pleasant Street, Ripon, WI 54971
"Pleasant Park Place was small. It had only 10 residents on one side for the assisted living and 10 on the other side for Alzheimer's patients. The staff was very informative. She helped me with..." More

Prairie Place Assisted Living

Prairie Place Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
749 E Oshkosh Street, Ripon, WI 54971
"I didn’t like Prairie Place since you have to buy your own air conditioner. It was a nice place, though, that offered meals and other services according to how much assistance you need, but there..." More

Whispering Pine Assisted Living

Whispering Pine Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Sunset Avenue, Ripon, WI 54971
"Whispering Pines Assisted Living embraces and supports the local community and promotes a family and residential centered approach towards it care. Partnering with Whispering Pines Nursing ensures..." More

Maplecrest Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
150 N Douglas St, Ripon, WI 54971
"Maplecrest of Ripon has a great staff . Very caring to all residents that live there . The staff will go the extra mile for the resident + their families needs. Maplecrest has our 2 thumbs up. " More

Copperleaf Village of Ripon

Copperleaf Village of Ripon

Provides: Assisted Living
1002 Eureka, Ripon, WI 54971
"At Copperleaf Village of Ripon, our philosophy of care is unique to Assisted Living and Memory Care. By providing the finest in personal care, supportive services, and leisure activities, we strive..." More

5 Assisted Living Facilities near Ripon, WI

Marvin's Manor Brandon

Marvin's Manor Brandon

Provides: Assisted Living
603 E. Clark Street, Brandon, WI 53919
"Marvin's Manor is locally owned assisted living community with 14 residents. Marvin's Manor is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of care to all..." More

Tower View Villa Corp

Provides: Assisted Living
401 N GRANT ST, Rosendale, WI 54974
"At Tower View the residents are given very good care and concern. The meals are great and activities are provided for those who can participate. " More

KindredHearts of Green Lake Advanced ...

KindredHearts of Green Lake Advanced ...

Provides: Assisted Living
860 Sunnyside Road, Green Lake, WI 54941
"KindredHearts seemed really nice. There were independent rooms with living rooms and a little kitchenette and a bedroom and bathroom that were on a lower level. It seemed like a really nice size...." More

Patriot Place Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
609 Broadway Street, Berlin, WI 54923
"We looked a MANY assisted living facilities for my Mom. By far the apartment she has at Patriot Place is the BEST we saw. Large one bedroom with full kitchen and a patio door that looks out to a..." More

American House Of Berlin

Provides: Assisted Living
123 S Pearl St, Berlin, WI 54923
"The head person was not all that nice and did not seem concerned. Another person is in charge at this time. I visited this place once a week minimum. There was always a new person hired. Rooms were..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Ripon

    Named after the cathedral city of Ripon in England, Ripon is a safe and peaceful town in the heart of Wisconsin that's commonly referred to as "Birthplace of the Republican Party." Within the town limits, five assisted living communities to help accommodate some of the estimated 1,600 seniors who live here. This population also has access to an additional five assisted living facilities in the surrounding areas.

    Assisted living communities in Ripon and other places in Wisconsin are licensed and regulated by the state's Department of Health Services. The facilities are divided into three categories, including adult family homes, residential care apartment complexes (RCACs) and community-based residential facilities (CBRFs).

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Ripon

    • Ripon is a quiet community with very low rates of crime. The violent crime rate is 14.1 points below the national average of 22.7 and 10.8 points below the Wisconsin state average. Seniors who reside in Ripon should feel safe in their assisted living community and out in the city.
    • The American Lung Association gives Fond Du Lac County, where Ripon is located, a "C" for ozone pollution. While the area only gets an average of one high ozone day per year, seniors should check the daily air quality before going outside to avoid any potential health risks.
    • Winter in Ripon can very quite harsh which can make it tough for seniors who enjoy the outdoors. The city gets an average of 37 inches of snow per year with average low temperatures in January reaching seven degrees.
    • Seniors looking for an affordable place to live may find Ripon a very attractive location. The cost of living in the city is 17.3% below the national average of 100. Costs are also much lower than the average for Wisconsin.
    • While income from Social Security benefits is exempt from state income taxes in Ripon, income from retirement accounts and pensions is taxed. Whether or not seniors will find state taxes burdensome will depend on their income level.
    • The Ripon area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Ripon Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

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


    Paying for Assisted Living in Ripon

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,465.00 Oshkosh
    $3,050.00 Horicon
    $3,042.00 Beaver Dam
    $2,846.00 Ripon

    Assisted Living costs in Ripon start around $2,846 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 Ripon 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 Ripon

    Some seniors in Ripon may qualify for Wisconsin's Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Exceptional Expense Supplement program. It provides a monthly subsidy to pay for 40 hours or more of supportive services inside an assisted living facility. 

    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 Ripon

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Ripon

    Ripon-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 Ripon

    • Review of Maplecrest Manor

      Maplecrest of Ripon has a great staff . Very caring to all residents that live there . The staff will go the extra mile for the resident + their families needs. Maplecrest has our 2 thumbs up. Read more

      buddy456
    • Review of Maplecrest Manor

      I liked Maplecrest. The apartment was very clean. The staff was very cordial. They had activities. I knew that the people were happy there. Read more

      Vickie305372
    • Review of Pleasant Park Place

      Pleasant Park Place was small. It had only 10 residents on one side for the assisted living and 10 on the other side for Alzheimer's patients. The staff was very informative. She helped me with som... Read more

      Vickie218176
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