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Best Assisted Living Facilities in Providence, RI

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Raynham, MA 02767 Rating

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4.6 (20)
4.8 (12)

Why choose this provider?

All American Assisted Living in Raynham, Massachusetts, serves seniors with assisted living and memory and respite care. It has 40 two-bedroom apartments, and each includes private bedroom suites, a living room, kitchenette and bathroom. Freshly cooked meals are served restaurant-style in a spacious dining area, and amenities include a library, gym, and full-service beauty and barber shop. All American Assisted Living has various all-inclusive services, such as 24-hour security, weekly housekeeping, maintenance, and scheduled transportation.

Wrentham, MA 02093 Rating

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4.7 (32)

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Pond Home, located in Wrentham, Massachusetts, offers seniors aged 65 years and older a beautifully renovated bed-and-breakfast style home with a warm and welcoming ambiance. In operation since 1899, this nonprofit, interdenominational home fosters safe and secure independence, but assists residents with mealtime reminders, dressing assistance, medication monitoring or administration and safety checks, while encouraging participation in the scheduled daily activities. Residents enjoy dining room meal service, cable, weekly housekeeping, transportation, and hairdressing services.

Fall River, MA 02721 Rating

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Landmark at Fall River is located in Massachusetts. Through its assisted living program, it provides expert, loving care for its residents who have their own apartments and 24-hour access to personal services for bathing, dressing, toileting, and grooming. Residents enjoy multicourse restaurant-style meals, safety checks three times daily, medication monitoring, laundry services, and housekeeping. Landmark at Fall River also has an on-site hair salon, chapel, wellness center, and general store.

Taunton, MA 02780 Rating

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4.7 (23)
5.0 (10)

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The Arbors, located in Taunton, Massachusetts, offers high-quality senior care assisted living. Caregivers are on hand to support residents who need help with bathing, getting dressed, and managing their medications. In-house chefs prepare delicious dishes that include Portuguese recipes and New England seafood meals. Residents can take part in daily activities, such as trivia and word games, and walking and social clubs, and they can also visit the community garden and go on shopping trips. Religious services are also available.

North Dartmouth, MA 02747 Rating

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4.9 (66)
4.7 (43)

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Autumn Glen at Dartmouth is a Massachusetts coastal community close to Buzzard's Bay that provides a warm, welcoming New England ambiance. Residents enjoy stimulating body and soul activities, and there are lovely walking paths, a sunroom, and library for visiting with family and friends. The around-the-clock staff helps with personal care assistance, such as medication management or dressing. Well-appointed studio, one-, or two-bedroom apartments offer comfortable, safe, and secure living with amenities that include three meals daily, weekly housekeeping and linen service, and utilities.

Mansfield, MA 02048 Rating

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4.5 (43)
5.0 (31)

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Located in Mansfield, Massachusetts, The Village at Willow Crossings offers assisted living and memory and respite care, and it's been providing help to seniors for over 20 years. Attentive staff assist residents with various daily personal care activities, including dressing, grooming, bathing, and medication management. The Village at Willow Crossings offers a full range of activities to keep them active and engaged, including fitness classes, gardening clubs, art workshops, and group outings.

East Providence, RI 02914 Rating

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4.3 (124)
5.0 (1)

Why choose this provider?

Tockwotton on the Waterfront offers a variety of programs and services to aging adults in Providence, Rhode Island. The facility provides memory care, assisted living services, respite stays, and short-term rehabilitation. Signature programs include individualized person-centered care, a seasonal kitchen, and The Journey Club, which provides residents with engaging activities, such as gardening, baking and special interest groups. Tockwotton on the Waterfront is located about one mile from downtown Providence, providing easy access to dining, shopping, and entertainment.

Providence, RI 02914 Rating

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4.4 (77)

Why choose this provider?

Evergreen House Health Center is a premier provider of long-term health care for seniors in Providence, Rhode Island. The facility focuses on providing physical, occupational, and speech therapy services. With an in-house team of therapists and nurses, residents receive individualized care plans focused on their specific needs and goals. Amenities at Evergreen House Health Center include fine dining, a game room, library, garden, courtyards, as well as a beauty salon and barber shop.

Compare our Top Assisted Living Facilities

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
All American Assisted Living at Raynham
Raynham, MA 02767
Pond Home
Wrentham, MA 02093
Landmark at Fall River
Fall River, MA 02721
The Arbors at Taunton, Massachusetts
Taunton, MA 02780
Autumn Glen at Dartmouth
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
The Village at Willow Crossings
Mansfield, MA 02048
Tockwotton on the Waterfront
East Providence, RI 02914
Evergreen House Health Center
Providence, RI 02914


  • 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.