Best Assisted Living Facilities in Washington DC

Why These Assisted Living Facilities?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Washington DC Assisted Living Facilities on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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B'nai B'rith Homecrest House

B'nai B'rith Homecrest House is a nonprofit, nondenominational complex of three apartment buildings, serving low-income seniors in and around Montgomery County, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. The facility maintains an internet-connected computer lab, a library, a beauty salon, gardens, and a fitness center with a personal trainer. Certified nursing aides are available round-the-clock, and the apartments have been built with senior needs in mind. Housekeeping and laundry services are provided, and residents can receive medication management assistance for an additional fee.

Silver Spring, MD 20906


Chevy Chase House

Chevy Chase House is an assisted living community in one of Washington, D.C.'s, historic neighborhoods. The facility offers residents all the comforts of home with its upgraded, spacious apartments and provides easy access to D.C.'s many attractions. Residents are encouraged to take part in social activities, such as group classes, wellness, fitness, and educational programs. Chevy Chase House's nursing staff are on-hand to provide customized care plans, including assistance with daily tasks and medication management.

Washington, DC 20015


Friends House Retirement Community

Friends House Retirement Community of Sandy Spring, Maryland, has more than four decades experience in assisted living services. It offers housekeeping and cable TV services to residents, and it also has a convenience store and pharmacy on campus. Each house has ample closet storage space, a balcony or a patio garden, fully fitted kitchen, and an individually controlled thermostat. Senior residents can take part in music programs, creative arts, gardening, and book club.

Sandy Spring, MD 20860


Great Falls Assisted Living

Great Falls Assisted Living, located in Herndon, Virginia, specializes in memory care. Dedicated caregivers assist with meals, dressing, medication, and other daily needs. This homelike community includes four neighborhoods with 15 private studies that each lead to shared common areas that encourage social interactions. There is a town center in the middle, where residents from each neighborhood can also interact. Staff members help facilitate activities, including arts and crafts, music, and exercise groups to stimulate the mind and body.

Herndon, VA 20170


Green Haven Assisted Living

Green Haven Assisted Living in Bowie, Maryland, provides conscientious, compassionate care in a secure-access, homelike environment. Enthusiastic, well-trained caregivers provide 24-hour monitoring and daily assistance with tasks such as medication administration, personal hygiene, and eating. Residents have regular access to transportation for medical appointments, church, social visits, and weekly housekeeping and laundry services. Fully furnished, private, and semiprivate rooms are available, and cable TV is available in the common areas.

Bowie, MD 20716


Ingleside at Rock Creek

Based in the nation's capital, Ingleside at Rock Creek is a family-owned business that's been providing residents with assisted living, memory, and nursing care for over a century. Residents can relax in the courtyard or stimulate their minds and bodies in the art studio and pool before enjoying a cup of coffee at the cafe. The campus has two communities full of small-town charm, with the arts and culture of Washington, D.C., a few miles away.

Washington, DC 20015



Riderwood, part of the Erickson Living company, is a retirement community offering assisted living services to residents in the Silver Spring, Maryland, area. An on-site medical center provides specialized senior care, and residents can also use in-home care from home health aides or a private nurse. Residents can partake in a variety of activities and services, such as a Wii bowling league, ceramics, tai chi, continuing education, and a veterans' group.

Silver Spring, MD 20904


Victory Housing

Victory Housing is a nonprofit provider of assisted living services in and around Washington, D.C. Operated by the Archdiocese of Washington, it encourages independent living in its communities while ensuring 24-hour care is always available. Three nutritious, home-cooked meals are served daily in the common dining rooms. Housekeeping and laundry services are available weekly. Personal assistance is given to seniors who need additional care, such as bathing, dressing, and grooming. The facility also boasts amenities, including living rooms, a library.

Rockville, MD 20852


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