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If you’re looking for assisted living in Birmingham, our local senior living advisors can help you find a safe, welcoming community for you or your loved one. Whether you’re searching for luxury assisted living in Birmingham or sticking to a budget, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of assisted living in Birmingham.

From there, we’ll show you the best assisted living communities in Birmingham for your family member’s budget, lifestyle, and personal care needs. With 56 assisted living facilities in the Birmingham area, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find a secure and social community for this next stage of life.

We are also serving Assisted Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Green Acres, Eastwood and Inglenook.
You may also consider nearby communities such as Adamsville, Alton or Bessemer.

Assisted Living Facilities near Birmingham, AL

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Assisted Living

Average starting price $3,737/month
Average starting price $4,451/month
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Average starting price $2,707/month
Average starting price $2,376/month
Average starting price $495/month
Recent reviews of Assisted Living in Birmingham, AL
Kirkwood by the River in Birmingham, AL
5.0

My parents moved into Kirkwood by the River 9 years ago and I've NEVER had a complaint about anything. This is the best run and kindest retirement place anyone could ever find. The entire staff are kind, thoughtful, patient and courteous. A wonderful place in a great setting with Christian beliefs and attitude!!

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Fair Haven Retirement Community in Birmingham, AL
4.0

There have been some issues with the billing but I'm having a meeting with them this week to get that resolved. Based on our experience I would recommend them.

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Country Cottage - Hoover
3.8

The community doesn't do activities for the residents. The staff look after my loved one; however, the residents aren't as closely watched as I would have hoped. I would recommend you keep a close eye on your loved one if they are here.

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Danberry at Inverness

235 Inverness Center Dr, Birmingham, AL 35242 | 9.3 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Danberry at Inverness reflects a complete break from the conventions of ordinary senior living communities by embracing a distinctive philosophy focused on celebrating life with style. Here, you will find every convenience and amenity imaginable for active adults over 55, including a full...

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4.8(61 reviews)

I recently helped my parents secure an independent living apartment with Danberry at Inverness, and I couldn’t be more pleased with the decision or how we’ve been treated. Danberry’s facilities and services...

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Brookdale University Park

400 University Park Drive, Homewood, AL 35209 | 4.5 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Come see if our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, is the right fit for you and your family. Here you’ll have independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus. So if you or your spouse need more care later, you’ll have the lifestyle you want and...

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3.8(41 reviews)

Brookdale University Park evaluated my mother and at first they said that she needed memory care but we got them to reevaluate and they went down to assisted living. We were happy with this choice because we...

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Somerby at St. Vincent's One Nineteen

200 One Nineteen Blvd, Hoover, AL 35242 | 10.5 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Nestled in an attractively landscaped and wooded pocket of Birmingham, AL, Somerby St. Vincent's One Nineteen provides all that seniors desire from Independent living, Assisted living and specialized Somerside Memory Care options. Somerby offers a comfortable, convenient and rewarding senior...

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4.6(12 reviews)

It's very appropriate for any level of care for your loved one. The staff assists with any extra needs the resident has and they work well with the family.

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SummerHouse Grayson Valley

2366 Old Springville Rd, Birmingham, AL 35215 | 12.6 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

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Cats allowed
4.5(40 reviews)

The meals and dining service is like clock work, very consistent and good. What really stood out to us and sold us on the community was the overall friendliness of the staff members we met.

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Galleria Woods, a CCRC

3850 Galleria Woods Dr, Birmingham, AL 35244 | 10.9 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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It’s not downsizing your home; it’s upsizing your possibilities. Located on 20 wooded acres in Birmingham’s prestigious Riverchase area, our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) gives you a maintenance-free lifestyle with the retirement you deserve. Our community has a full continuum of...

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4.0(12 reviews)

From the first time that I visited Galleria Woods, I knew that it was the place for me! I love my Garden Home and the privacy that it gives me overlooking the Cahaba River. I enjoy my walks up to the "Big...

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The Bluffs at Greystone

6328 Farley Ln, Birmingham, AL 35242 | 9.8 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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4.4(5 reviews)

I am a resident of this facility. It is very homey and just like a family here. We have many multi generational activities and many things to keep the residents engaged with the community as well. Please...

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Columbia Cottage - Mountain Brook

3776 Crosshaven Drive, Birmingham, AL 35223 | 5.6 miles from Birmingham center

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Real Lifestyle Choices Columbia Cottage derives much of its design and decor from a Southern Living Idea Home. In addition to the many comfortable common areas, you will choose from twelve different apartment home floor plans. Each thoughtful layout has plenty of room to accommodate the...

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Beauty Salon
4.5(15 reviews)

I would tell others that there is no such thing as a perfect place, but they do a really good job at making it a good place here at Columbia Cottage. This is a smaller community. They do have some...

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Longleaf Liberty Park

451 Liberty Parkway, Vestavia, AL 35242 | 9.8 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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THE NEW DESIGN OF CARE, LIFE AND STYLELongleaf Liberty Park is taking a fresh, local approach to senior living, service and care. We've taken every detail into consideration to elevate expectations of what assisted living and memory care should be. Our modern welcoming spaces match our forward...

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4.5(2 reviews)

It is a newer community which was a plus for us - the room our loved one has is a one bedroom, one bathroom with a large closet for storage. It has a full kitchenette area so it makes it feel more like an...

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Lakeview Estates

2634 Valleydale Rd, Birmingham, AL 35244 | 10.2 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Memory Care

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Lakeview Estates, a Phoenix Senior Living community, offers premier senior living services with superior personalized care and luxury-style accommodations with a comfortable, small-town feel. From the moment you enter Lakeview Estates, it will become clear that our goal is to instill purpose and...

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Cats allowed
Dogs allowed
3.9(9 reviews)

Had different expectations, that they would be watching him more often then had liked. Ended up having to have Fire Department come each of days he was there (for a very short period) but they would have to...

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Briar Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center

570 Southland Dr, Hoover, AL 35226 | 7.7 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Memory Care

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Rittenhouse Senior Living of Hoover is an assisted living community located in Hoover, Jefferson County, Alabama, providing residents with a safe place to call home. Those dealing with dementia or Alzheimer's are welcome in this community. The city of Hoover has much to offer to residents and...

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Day trips and outings
3.6(41 reviews)

My mother stayed at rittenhouse for a year. I was very pleased. They took very good care of her. The lady in the beauty shop, the house keeping staff, the nurses,the craft/entertainment lady, all were...

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St Martins in the Pines

4941 Montevallo Rd, Birmingham, AL 35210 | 5.2 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

A Life Plan, commonly referred to as a Continuing Care Retirement Community, St. Martin’s in the Pines offers a comprehensive range of care to support seniors through all stages of living. Accommodations include restaurant-style dining, gated beautiful grounds, community garden, daily activities,...

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3.3(3 reviews)

They have been very helpful at this community. They have been very responsive. My mother adapted very well and I did not think that she was going to adapt well. Given my mothers situation this is a good...

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The Bungalows at Riverchase

2184 Parkway Lake Dr, Hoover, AL 35244 | 11.2 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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Morningside of Riverchase in Hoover, Alabama is a beautifully furnished assisted living community offering spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartments, and a wealth of amenities so you can feel right at home, right from the start.Located in historic Hoover, Morningside of Riverchase is an elegantly...

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4.2(7 reviews)

Very friendly, helpful and courteous staff. They take good care of all the residents. Good food and activities. They keep both the inside and outside of the facility very clean. Since I live out of town, the...

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Truewood by Merrill, Riverchase

1851 Data Dr, Hoover, AL 35244 | 10.2 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Located in Hoover, Alabama, Truewood by Merrill, Riverchase is a newly renovated senior living community featuring a total of 110 beautifully appointed residences: 86 assisted living and 28 memory care apartments. The innovative assisted living apartments, specialized dementia care suites and...

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Day trips and outings
4.3(28 reviews)

It's got a resort-like feel. My mom looks over the activities and menu like she's on a cruise, although the food isn't like a cruise.

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The Crossings at Riverchase

2171 Parkway Lake Dr, Hoover, AL 35244 | 11.1 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Plantation Manor

6450 Old Tuscaloosa Hwy, McCalla, AL 35111 | 19.0 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Memory Care, Independent Living

The Plantation Manor is an assisted living community located in the heart of beautiful McCalla, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. The town of McCalla is referred to by many as the jewel of the South. There are a number of activities that a senior can participate in when moving to this area. One of the...

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4.3(31 reviews)

Cleanliness is a major factor here and so is the friendliness of the personnel and staff. They have a great cook, the food is excellent. It doesn't matter when you show up, the food is great and the...

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Peachtree Senior Living

3740 Eagle Drive, Trussville, AL 35173 | 12.7 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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Peachtree Senior Living is an assisted and independent living community offering personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in an intimate, professionally managed setting.We are proud to celebrate our 100% DEFICIENCY FREE state survey!!!Peachtree's Assisted Living is...

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3.8(31 reviews)

The apartments are spacious and the cost was actually better then other places we had toured. The kitchen staff was so friendly and helpful with our loved one her first week of moving there, they really...

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Oaks on Parkwood

2651 Laurel Oaks Dr, Bessemer, AL 35022 | 12.0 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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4.8(5 reviews)

I'm very satisfied with the care Oaks on Parkwood provides for my mom. Communication between myself and the community has been great. I always receive a phone call if there's an incident. They reach out...

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Crimson Village

1410 18th Ave E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404 | 46.6 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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4.7(3 reviews)

This is an excellent and decent place to put your loved one. This community is wonderful. They had a lot of activities and was there for my loved one when needed. This is a great place.

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Legacy Ridge

7868 Gadsden Hwy., Trussville, AL 35173 | 17.1 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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Sunrise Ridge is an assisted living community located in Trussville, AL. With a classic small-town atmosphere, Trussville is known for its close-knit community, its beautiful Cahaba Village historic district and its wide variety of shopping and entertainment venues. Residents and visitors alike...

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Cats allowed
4.3(8 reviews)

This community was a virtual tour and the community was really nice. The person that did the tour did a good job and knew everyone by name. This was assisted living and my mother needed more care so it would...

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HarborChase of Jasper

2100 Viking Dr, Jasper, AL 35501 | 33.8 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Jasper is located in the Northwest part of Alabama. It is a community with beautiful nature, and a rich historical heritage. Here you'll find the home you've been looking for...HarborChase of Jasper Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community. Our community is unique in that we...

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Cats allowed
Dogs allowed
4.3(7 reviews)

The memory care residents don't get a choice of entrees; however, there are some options for the residents to choose from. We have been pleased with the community and it has been a positive step for our...

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Monarch Place

105 Michelle St, Hanceville, AL 35077 | 37.7 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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Monarch Place is a senior living community serving seniors in the greater Cullman County, Alabama area. We are located just 35 miles north of Birmingham which gives us the best of southern country living while having the cultural and entertainment options of a large city nearby.Our spacious...

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5.0(2 reviews)

We had a great tour experience at Monarch Place. The facility were a little more what we were looking for as far as size of the room. And my family member could bring her dog if she wanted to. The staff...

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The Neighborhood at Cullman

2021 Dahlke Dr, Cullman, AL 35058 | 47.1 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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Located one block from Cullman Regional Medical Center and 4 miles from Interstate 65, residents are conveniently located to their physicians, rehabilitation services, and more. Morningside of Cullman is licensed by the State of Alabama, is a trusted senior resource, and the Assisted Living of...

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Cats allowed
4.5(6 reviews)

I feel that the staff is great and very attentive. They are helpful and always pay close attention to my loved one. My loved one is active in the community with starting up different activities for the...

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Gardens of Pelham

2124 Old Montgomery Hwy, Pelham, AL 35124 | 12.3 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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At the Gardens of Pelham Assisted Living, our retirement community meets the diverse and changing needs of today’s senior citizens. Conveniently located off 1-65 North at exit 246 in Pelham near the Oak Mountain Park, the Garden’s atmosphere is warm and relaxed. Our month-to-month rent, without...

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5.0(79 reviews)

Gardens of Pelham has been a great place for my mom. The staff takes good care of her daily by providing help when needed, balanced meals and activities for all the residents. Cost is reasonable and since...

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Country Cottage - Hoover

4000 Greenwood Drive, Hoover, AL 35216 | 9.1 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Real Service At the heart of Country Cottage is CareSteps, an individualized service plan designed to solve the real, day-to-day issues that have threatened to destroy the independence you've worked so hard to achieve. CareSteps assures that you'll receive the right amount of help at the right...

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Beauty Salon
3.7(41 reviews)

This community was very nice and the people were very friendly however, I needed my aunt in a community where they gathered and there were more gathering places at another community. The people were very...

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Kirkwood by the River

3605 Ratliff Road, Birmingham, AL 35210 | 10.1 miles from Birmingham center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Kirkwood by the River was founded as a nonprofit in 1980 by Independent Presbyterian Church to offer Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Medicare Rehabilitation. Set on 120 acres on the Cahaba River, Kirkwood by the River feels miles away from the...

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4.3(5 reviews)

We chose Kirkwood by the River because of the convenient location for me and it was a relatively good price compared to some others we looked at. She had a 1 bedroom and it was about 600 square feet. The...

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Cost of assisted living in Birmingham, AL

The average cost of senior living in Birmingham is 3,737 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Pelham, AL with an average of 3,140 per month.

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In Birmingham, AL, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Birmingham, AL, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Transportation

Birmingham is primarily a car-dependent city and has limited biking infrastructure. The city does offer a public bus system, however, known as MAX Transit, which provides transportation around the city during convenient hours throughout the day. Senior discounts, often as much as 50% off, are offered to those 62 and above.

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Health care

Birmingham, Alabama is a metropolitan area and offers many options for medical care. Some of the top facilities that serve the city include the University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital, Princeton Baptist Medical Center, and St. Vincent’s Birmingham.

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Senior activities

The city of Birmingham has a rich history and there are many important sites and landmarks that reflect its storied past. For a true taste of the American South, be sure not to miss Birmingham’s annual BBQ & Blues Festival, a charity event hosted by Bob Sykes Bar-B-Q — an Alabama staple. Kelly Ingram Park, a site integral to the civil rights movement, is one of Birmingham’s significant historical locations. The park features statues of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as well as other celebrated civil rights figures, along with sculptures dedicated to the movement’s history. Birmingham’s Vulcan Park and Museum features the largest cast-iron sculpture in the world: a towering representation of Vulcan, the Roman god, created in 1904 as a tribute to the city’s role in the iron industry. The park features 10 acres of green space as well as an interactive history museum with rotating events.

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What is assisted living?

Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:

  • Housekeeping
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Help with personal care
  • Laundry
  • Social activities and outings
  • 24-hour emergency response
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Danberry at Inverness, Brookdale University Park and Somerby at St. Vincent's One Nineteen are the top rated assisted living facilities near Birmingham, Alabama. See full list of communities.

There are 56 assisted living facilities near Birmingham, Alabama. See the full list.

The best assisted living facilities near you in Birmingham, Alabama are Danberry at Inverness. These assisted living communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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