20 Assisted Living Facilities near Sun Prairie, WI

6 Assisted Living Facilities in Sun Prairie, WI

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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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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

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

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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

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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

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Parkside

Provides: Assisted Living
6902 Parkside Circle, De Forest, WI 53532
"My loved one, Richard, moved into Parkside around November 29. It was very welcoming, and everybody was smiling. A woman living there for five years befriended me. It's perfect. He’s doing much..." 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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Tender Reflections of Deforest

Provides: Assisted Living
4897 Innovation Drive, De Forest, WI 53532
"Tender Reflections serves seniors, the frail elderly and specializes in, but is not exclusive to, the care of persons with irreversible dementias such as Alzheimer's disease. We are dedicated to..." 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

Serenity House I

Provides: Assisted Living
504 Basset St, De Forest, WI 53532
"My mother is getting to the point where she is getting so old that she's having trouble taking care of herself. My impression of the facility was that all the workers were caring and had good..." 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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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

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

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

Sage Meadow of De Forest

Provides: Assisted Living
206 North Main Street, De Forest, WI 53532
"I didn’t care for Artisan Senior Living at all. It seemed old and worn out. The residents seemed to just be sitting around without any activities to do. The floors weren’t level. " More

So Close To Home, LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
202 Lakewood Terrace, Marshall, WI 53559

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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

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Sun Prairie

    Sun Prairie is a vibrant city 12 miles northeast of Madison and 66 miles west of Milwaukee with a growing population, of whom 11 percent are seniors 65 and over. This senior population is served by six assisted living facilities (ALFs) within city limits, all licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services and defined as Community Based Residential Facilities (CBRFs) that provide room and board to five or more residents requiring care below the intermediate nursing level. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Sun Prairie

    • Sun Prairie is a slightly cheaper alternative to living in Madison with an average cost of living nine percent higher than the U.S. median. Health care costs are a bit higher here, gaining a score of 122 compared to the U.S. average of 100. Grocery and transportation costs fare better and are just about even with national averages.  
    • Seniors in Sun Prairie won’t have their social security benefits taxed as Wisconsin is considered a retirement tax friendly state. Pensions are also not taxed, which leaves seniors more money in their budget to put towards assisted living.  

    •  Winters in Sun Prairie can be quite cold with temperatures in January dropping at times to ten degrees Fahrenheit. The city gets approximately 44 inches of snow per year, above the U.S. average of 26. Summers are more mild with average temperatures reaching around 82 degrees in July. 

    • Both violent and property crimes are lower than U.S. averages in Sun Prairie, coming in at 28 and 35.6 out of 100 respectively. The national medians are 31.1 and 38.1. The city is safer than 37 percent of U.S. cities in general.  
       
    • Seniors who do not drive may find it difficult to get around town as there are no public buses. However, Sun Prairie Taxi does offer a shared-ride taxi with a reduced fare program for income eligible seniors.

    • Seniors will have plenty to do in Sun Prairie with several local parks and golf clubs, the Historical Library & Museum and Angell Park Speedway. The Colonial Club, Sun Prairie’s senior activity center, also affords seniors opportunities for day trips to festivals, shopping, boat rides and concerts.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Sun Prairie

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $4,187.00 Madison
    $4,066.00 Waunakee
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,715.00 Middleton
    $3,585.00 Sun Prairie
    $3,067.00 Cambridge
    $2,600.00 Columbus

    Assisted Living costs in Sun Prairie start around $3,585 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 Sun Prairie 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 Sun Prairie

    Seniors in Sun Prairie may apply for financial assistance for assisted living through the Wisconsin Department of Health Services’ Family Care program which helps to cover costs for seniors who live in a small facility with 20 beds or fewer. Seniors in a larger facility can apply for PACE to help offset costs associated with assisted living. 

    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 Sun Prairie

    Sun Prairie 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 Sun Prairie, please visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Sun Prairie

    Sun Prairie-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 Sun Prairie, WI

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Sun Prairie

    • Review of Hyland Campus

      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 ... Read more

      Casey
    • Review of Faith Living Center

      We went to Faith Living Center and they didn't know we were coming. They were super disorganized and the staff apologized a thousand times for being so scattered. It was a depressing place, but it'... Read more

      Casey
    • Review of New Perspective | Sun Prairie

      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, an... Read more

      Casey
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