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Best Assisted Living Facilities in Austin, TX

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Round Rock, TX 78681 Rating

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5.0 (9)
5.0 (7)
5.0 (6)

Why choose this provider?

A Serene Setting Assisted Living Facility allows seniors to live with dignity and respect by maximizing their independence. The staff provides individually paced personal care and assists residents with eating, bathing, dressing, and all other activities of daily living. Regular meals and snacks are prepared in-house, with special attention given to restricted diets and hydration encouragement. Residents enjoy a relaxing environment while they socialize in the comfortable living room or on the walking paths, patio, and outdoor gazebo.

Austin, TX 78753 Rating

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Tech Ridge Oaks provides compassionate assisted living and memory care to seniors in Austin, Texas. The staff members are passionate about encouraging residents to remain fully engaged in life, both socially and physically, through scheduled activity programs that are tailored to their specific interests. Professional staff are on hand 24 hours a day to assist seniors with bathing, dressing, grooming, and toileting tasks for those who need it. Private and companion suites are available for residents who require memory care services.

Leander, TX 78641 Rating

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4.5 (30)
4.7 (26)
1.0 (2)

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Legacy at Crystal Falls is a concierge assisted-living community in Austin, Texas. Residents live in private apartments with motion-sensor technology, keyless entry, ADA-compliant bathrooms, and a kitchenette. Staff are available at all times to assist residents with daily living tasks. A lifestyle director organizes activities and events, and a concierge helps residents order gifts or specialty items. The dining hall provides meals, snacks, and off-menu items. Residents have access to on-site beauty salons, a movie theater, and other amenities.

Austin, TX 78752 Rating

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4.6 (27)
4.5 (24)
3.5 (3)

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Family-owned, Parsons House is an assisted living community in Austin, Texas. Founded in 2003, the facility creates a neighborhood environment for its residents. Seniors develop their care plan with the community's health care specialists, with input from their family and doctor. Care assistance includes bed makeup, meal reminders, laundry service, and being escorted to dining and activities. Round-the-clock healthcare includes medication assistance, health monitoring, bathing/dressing/grooming, and toileting support. Parsons House also provides options for independent living and respite care.

Kyle, TX 78640 Rating

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4.4 (54)
5.0 (8)

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Orchard Park of Kyle is an assisted living community in Austin, Texas. It provides 24-hour staffing to help residents with daily tasks and provides housekeeping and laundry services. Residents live in private or companion studios with emergency call systems and included utilities. The dining room serves three meals and snacks. Residents enjoy the sunny courtyard and on-site amenities such as the library, beauty salon, and coffee shop. Memory care services are available, and residents enjoy transportation to medical appointments.

Compare our Top Assisted Living Facilities

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
A Serene Setting Assisted Living Facility
Round Rock, TX 78681
Tech Ridge Oaks Assisted Living and Memory Care
Austin, TX 78753
Legacy at Crystal Falls
Leander, TX 78641
Parsons House Austin
Austin, TX 78752
Orchard Park of Kyle
Kyle, TX 78640


  • 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.