13 Assisted Living Facilities near Verona, WI
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There are 13 Assisted Living Facilities in the Verona area, with 3 in Verona and 10 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 54 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Verona. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Verona 3.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Fitchburg with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Verona, WI
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Verona
Verona is a suburb of Madison providing seniors with a vibrant small-town environment that’s a 15-minute drive to the state capitol’s bustling downtown area. The city is home to numerous parks, trails, golf courses and about 13,200 residents, 8.5% of whom are aged 65 and older.
Seniors hoping to stay as active and independent as possible while receiving help with personal care, housekeeping, medication and transportation can choose from three assisted living communities in Verona. Nearby cities offer 12 additional options. Wisconsin’s Department of Health Services licenses these facilities, which are called community-based residential facilities (CBRFs) and residential care apartment complexes (RCACs) in the state.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Verona
- Seniors who thrive on outdoor adventures can appreciate the excellent air quality in Verona’s Dane County. The American Lung Association grades Verona “A” for ozone pollution and “A” for particle pollution.
- Verona offers an array of resources for seniors, including the Verona Senior Center, which provides wellness programs, nutrition services and a variety of case management and support services. A nurse performs weekly drop-in weight, blood pressure and glucose monitoring.
- The Senior Learning Program at UW-Madison Continuing Studies provides learning and enrichment programs for older adults. Those aged 60 and over can audit non-participatory lecture courses for free, attend Wednesday Night at the Lab science lectures and enjoy an award-winning lecture series presented by retired UW faculty.
- The Verona area is home to world-class medical facilities, including University Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Seniors who feel best when the sun is shining may be disappointed to learn Verona averages only 182 sunny days per year. The city also gets 44 inches of snow and 37 inches of rain on average annually, making it hard to come and go as easily as some seniors like.
- The high cost of housing in Verona is responsible for the city's overall higher cost of living. The good news for seniors on tight budgets is that groceries are 11% less than the national average in Verona, and healthcare costs are 6% lower.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Verona
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Verona 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 Verona 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 Verona
Eligible seniors in Verona may receive help paying for services at RCACs and CBRFs from Wisconsin’s Medicaid State Plan, which includes several waivers. These include the Family Care program, Personal Care, and the Elderly and Physically Disabled 1915(c) waiver program. SSI recipients who qualify may receive a monthly subsidy from the Wisconsin Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Exceptional Expense Supplement (SSI-E) program.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.
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 Verona
Verona 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 Verona, please visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Verona
Verona-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.
Other Options in Verona, WI
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Verona
Review of Willow Pointe
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 ... Read more
Review of Four Winds Manor
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 ... Read more
Review of Four Winds Manor
I had the opportunity to have my mother-in-law at Four Winds, initially in their skilled nursing facility, then the frail elderly unit and eventually she moved into their secure memory care unit. ... Read more