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Best Assisted Living Facilities in Montgomery

2024

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4401 Narrow Lane Road, Montgomery, AL 36116
  • Meal Service

Why choose this provider?

John Knox Manor has been providing care to seniors in Montgomery and surrounding areas for more than 50 years. It provides assisted living facilities as well as personal care attendants who are available 24 hours a day to assist with daily meals, hygiene, medications, and other personal activities. The facility also has an on-site library, hair salon, fitness room, and church. Other living options such as independent and catered living, memory care, rehab service, and in-home care are also available.

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4.4
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4.2 / 5 (64)
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5.0 / 5 (16)

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3801 Oak Grove Dr, Montgomery, AL 36116
  • Pool
  • Continuing Care Retirement Community
  • Memory Care

Why choose this provider?

Oak Grove Inn at Grove Park aims to provide a holistic retirement lifestyle and assisted living options for seniors in Montgomery and the surrounding areas. Its location is close to shopping malls, medical facilities, historical sites, cultural attractions, and restaurants. It has community spaces and amenities, such as a library, game room, beauty salon, fitness center, and swimming pool. The company was established in 2001 to assist and care for residents, from daily housekeeping and laundry services to wellness checks and friendly chats.

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4.7
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4.7 / 5 (16)
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4.7 / 5 (3)

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3.8
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65 Charlton Pl, Deatsville, AL 36022
  • Pet Friendly
  • Independent Living

Why choose this provider?

Charlton Place is a retirement community offering assisted living care for older individuals in and around the Montgomery area. Its residents receive enrichment benefits such as three chef-prepared meals daily, a calendar of social events, live entertainment, and health education classes. Other services include 24-hour security and licensed nursing staff, assistance with daily living, an emergency response system, and therapies. The facility is operated by Tutera Senior Living and Health Care, which maintains 70 senior living communities throughout the country.

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4.2
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4.3 / 5 (74)
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4.0 / 5 (22)

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60 Commerce St Suite 910, Montgomery, AL 36104
  • Fitness Classes

Why choose this provider?

Cavalier Senior Living caters to older adults in Montgomery and the surrounding communities. It offers assisted living programs, allowing residents to own a private apartment while receiving 24-hour care. It has a variety of amenities, such as cable television, an in-house beauty salon and barbershop, and a community parlor and dining room. The facility provides health monitoring, medication management, and off-site transportation. Cavalier Senior Living has memory care options and organizes daily social events and life-enhancing activities.

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4.9
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4.9 / 5 (45)

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5.0
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is assisted living different from a nursing home?

    Nursing homes are for people who require round-the-clock care, while assisted living facilities are for those who need some help, but are also capable of managing some of their daily activities on their own. Nursing homes are more expensive, and may look more like a clinic or hospital rather than a home.

  • What are Activities of Daily Living or "ADLs"?

    You’ll hear about ADLs, or Activities of Daily Living, when you’re researching assisted living facilities. These are the basic tasks that we undertake each day, such as dressing, grooming, bathing, toileting, and walking. Not being able to do several of the ADLs is a sign that you or your loved one should consider moving to an assisted living facility.

  • Do I pay for assisted living on a monthly basis?

    Usually, yes. You should receive a statement each month that indicates the base fee (the rent you're paying for your space) along with a services fee, which covers the time spent by staff members helping the resident with their ADLs.

  • Are there low-cost options for assisted living facilities?

    HUD (U.S. Housing and Urban Development) has a program called Section 202 that provides supportive housing for very low-income elders, and your local agency for the elderly will have information on state and regional programs.

  • Am I allowed to keep my car at an assisted living facility?

    Probably, but you will need to talk to the facility to find out what its rules are for residential driving. There may be an additional parking fee required. If you do not drive, your facility should be able to offer rides to shopping and health care appointments.

  • Do assisted living facilities allow pets?

    They may — you will need to ask if your pet is allowed. Cats are often fine, but there may be restrictions on large dog breeds or on the number of pets that are allowed.

  • What happens if the resident’s health declines after they are in an assisted living facility?

    Many assisted living facilities include several levels of care, so if declining health means that more care is required, they can stay where they are, although the cost will increase. You can also consider hiring a private duty nurse or moving the resident to a more comprehensive care nursing home.

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