15 Assisted Living Facilities near Waunakee, WI

5 Assisted Living Facilities in Waunakee, WI

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Sylvan Crossings at Westshire Village

Provides: Assisted Living
5475 Westshire Circle, Waunakee, WI 53597
"We choose Sylvan Crossing at Westshire for my brother because it is a small community and a fairly new facility, but we have not move him in yet. The inside is gorgeous. They have 32 private rooms..." More

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Homestead Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1040 Quinn Drive, Waunakee, WI 53597
"I visited my sister in Homestead, it was wonderful, beautiful, clean, and well-kept. They have underground parking, washers and dryers on every floor, and a gorgeous community room. She prepares..." More

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Home Again Living Waunakee

Provides: Assisted Living
1120 Connery Cove, Waunakee, WI 53597
"Home Again's newest community in Waunakee is Now Open! This beautiful new location will have many new unique features like an on-site chef, in-house beauty salon, movie theater, pub and..." More

Waunakee Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
801 S. Klein Dr, Waunakee, WI 53597
"Waunakee Manor Health Care Center is a community-based residential facility. My aunt has her own room and they come and tell her when it's time to go eat or when there are activities so she can..." More

Sienna Crest Assisted Living - Waunakee

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Cross Street, Waunakee, WI 53597
"We're very happy with Sienna Crest. It's very homey, bright, and cheery when you go in. It has 20 residents. It's a very warm and caring group. My mother has her own bathroom, a mini fridge, a..." More

10 Assisted Living Facilities near Waunakee, WI

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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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Heritage Middleton

Provides: Assisted Living
6234 Maywood Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"Very nice facility. Clean. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The residents appeared happy and engaged in a fun music activity. Food looked appealing. " More

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Elmcroft of Madison

Provides: Assisted Living
1601 Wheeler Road, Madison, WI 53704
"My mother chose Brookdale Madison North because it made her feel safe, and she’s very comfortable there. The staff are very friendly, and my mom says they are always cleaning her room. She seems..." More
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Brookdale Middleton Century Ave

Provides: Assisted Living
6916 Century Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"Brookdale was very nice, but they didn’t have an opening. The facility was older but still nice and kept up. The location is a little less busy but nice. The staff was very nice, too. The menu was..." 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

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

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Middleton Glen

Provides: Assisted Living
6720 Century Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"We really liked the architecture of the Middleton Glen Retirement Community assisted living facility. It resembled a high-end condo, with well-manicured lawns and nice shrubbery. We particularly..." More

Sage Meadow of Middleton

Provides: Assisted Living
5340 Century Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"Artisans Seniors Living Community didn't seem as flashy and was more quiet. The man who received me was nice and polite but a little bit uptight, but the place was very lovely. They cater to..." More

North Bay Lodge

Provides: Assisted Living
3602 Memorial Drive, Madison, WI 53704
"There is full time staff at the facility. They are caring and are available most times. Three meals a day are provided in a group room. There is a TV room with couches and chairs. The clients take..." 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

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Waunakee

    Waunakee is a village in the north-central region of Wisconsin and is home to eight parks, all of which offer ADA-accessible restrooms, as well as other amenities like picnic tables, lighted and paved walking trails and gazebos. The village has over 12,000 residents, about 13% of whom are aged 65 and over.   

    In Waunakee, assisted living facilities may be categorized as community-based residential facilities, residential care apartment complexes or adult family homes, depending on the number of residents they accommodate. All types of facilities are licensed and monitored by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.  

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Waunakee

    • In Waunakee, retirees pay state income tax on income from private pensions and withdrawals from retirement savings accounts. However, Social Security benefits and disbursements from government pensions are not taxed at the state level, which may leave more money for assisted living services. 
    • Waunakee’s air quality is excellent, which may make the city a good option for assisted living for seniors with cardiovascular or respiratory conditions. The American Lung Association gave Dane County, where Waunakee is located, an A for ozone pollution, an A for short-term particle pollution and a passing grade for annual particle pollution.  
    • The Waunakee area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Madison.
    • Summers in Waunakee are warm and wet, and winters are cold, dry and windy. Over the course of a year, temperatures in this city range between 12 degrees and 82 degrees, which may be well-suited to seniors who are sensitive to extreme heat.
    • The Village of Waunakee provides transportation to the senior center, rides to local grocery stores and non-emergency medical transportation for local seniors at a low round-trip cost. 
    • Waunakee is a very safe village with a safety rating of 82 out of 100, indicating that the community is safer than 82% of U.S. cities of all sizes. Additionally, it has a lower crime rate than 68% of cities of all sizes across the state. Waunakee is one of the safest places of its size in the United States, making it a good option for independent seniors. 

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


    Paying for Assisted Living in Waunakee

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $4,850.00 Cross Plains
    $4,214.00 Madison
    $4,066.00 Waunakee
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,959.00 Fitchburg
    $3,772.00 Middleton
    $3,716.00 Sun Prairie

    Assisted Living costs in Waunakee start around $4,066 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 Waunakee 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 Waunakee

    Qualifying seniors in Waunakee may have some assisted living services covered through Wisconsin's Medicaid Elderly and Physically Disabled waiver program.

    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 Waunakee

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Waunakee

    Waunakee-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 Waunakee

    • Review of Sienna Crest Assisted Living - Waunakee

      We are very happy with Sienna Crest. It's very homey, bright, and cheery when you go in. It has 20 residents. It's a very warm and caring group. My mother has her own bathroom, a mini fridge, a mic... Read more

      Lori
    • Review of Waunakee Manor

      Waunakee Manor Health Care Center is a community-based residential facility. My aunt has her own room and they come and tell her when it's time to go eat or when there are activities so she can par... Read more

      Linda
    • Review of Homestead Living

      I visited my sister in Homestead, it was wonderful, beautiful, clean, and well-kept. They have underground parking, washers and dryers on every floor, and a gorgeous community room. She prepares ou... Read more

      Sue F
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