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Many seniors find Peoria, AZ a pleasant place to live out the rest of their years. Its mild climate means no harsh winters. There also is no shortage of local attractions, amenities and events to partake in year-round, thanks to the city being Phoenix’s largest suburb. You can find many shopping and entertainment venues and sporting stadiums like the University of Phoenix Stadium and Gila River Arena which are home to the Arizona Cardinals and Arizona Coyotes, respectively.
Peoria is also home to many assisted living facilities, and 50 of them can be found here. This guide will help to address your questions and concerns about assisted living in Peoria so that you can more easily find the right community for your loved one's needs.

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Senior housing types near Peoria, AZ

  • St. Michael's Manor

    St. Michael's Manor

    8449 W. Shaw Butte Dr., Peoria, AZ 85345
    (1)
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    Assisted Group Homes licensed for 7.

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  • The Forum at Desert Harbor

    The Forum at Desert Harbor

    13840 North Desert Harbor Drive, Peoria, AZ 85381
    (41)
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    The Forum at Desert Harbor is located on the shore of Desert Harbor Lake, with beautiful views of the surrounding waterfront. We are just around the corner from picturesque Sun City, and minutes from the 101 Loop access to Phoenix and the airport. We pride ourselves in our continued effort to...

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  • The Mission at Agua Fria

    The Mission at Agua Fria

    8880 N 107th Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345
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    We're now open as of September 4th 2018. We will offer a large memory care and assisted living apartments. Call for more information about our exceptional living lifestyle: Three chef prepared meals a day Weekly housekeeping Weekly laundry Utilities WIFI and Cable Scheduled transportation Full...

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  • D & L Adult Care Home

    14952 N. 78th Ave, Peoria, AZ 85381
    (2)
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    D&L Adult Care Home is a residential assisted living facility. We provide supervision, assistance and personal care services to senior citizens looking for an intimate home setting. Our home is tailored to helping the elderly who need assistance with activities of daily living, those that are...

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  • The Golden Place at Peoria

    The Golden Place at Peoria

    7828 W Port Au Prince, Peoria, AZ 85381
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    Our home is located near Sun City in sunny Peoria.  We are surrounded by shopping centers, shopping malls, and activity centers for the elderly.  As a manager-caregiver with over six years of experience, I am able to assist our residents with a clear and sound understanding of their...

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  • Peoria Assisted Living

    15921 North 91st Drive, Peoria, AZ 85382
    (4)
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    Growing older can be tough. At our Peoria Home, we'll help find a smooth transition to an assisted living situation, where you can flourish and take life at your own pace. We'll treat you as an important family member because you are far more than just a room number. Imagine how comforted you'll...

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  • In Touch Assisted Living

    In Touch Assisted Living

    7233 W Paradise Lane, Peoria, AZ 85382
    (1)
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    Intouch - Assisted Living Home, we provide care to all our clients according to their specific needs associated with physical changes, psychological development and social interactions. We strive to lead clients a happier, healthier and comfortable lives. We are a new and fully licensed Assisted...

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  • Brookdale Peoria

    Brookdale Peoria

    8989 West Greenbrian Drive, Peoria, AZ 85382
    (42)
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    Embrace These Years When you decide to make our assisted living community your new home, you’re starting a new chapter—one that pushes you to do more than go through the motions. Surrounded by a warm and welcoming community of kind and encouraging seniors, you’ll be challenged to embrace your golden...

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  • Amethyst Gardens

    Amethyst Gardens

    18170 North 91st Avenue, Peoria, AZ 85382
    (84)
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    The Amethyst Gardens offers a plethora of activities that range from daily exercise classes and pool activities to mall shopping, casino day trips, and cultural events. Join us for bingo, bridge, or live musical entertainment in our spacious, formal great room. The Amethyst Garden's mission is to...

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  • Palos Verdes Senior Living

    Palos Verdes Senior Living

    18441 North 87th Avenue, Peoria, AZ 85382
    (69)
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    Palos Verdes is the premier senior living community in Peoria, Arizona just northwest of Phoenix. We offer independent living, assisted living and Dementia / Memory Care in Peoria, Arizona. Palos Verdes Senior Living puts a new level of affordable luxury within your reach - including 'At Your...

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  • Amethyst Arbors

    Amethyst Arbors

    9257 West Union Hills, Peoria, AZ 85382
    (75)
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    Located in the heart of Peoria with proximity to the Center for the Performing  Arts, Amethyst Senior Living Community offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With beautifully landscaped grounds and stunning Spanish-style architecture, this peaceful and picturesque community is an ideal...

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  • Fletcher Heights Assisted Living, LLC

    22131 N. 79th Ave., Peoria, AZ 85383
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    Located in sunny Arizona and licensed by Arizona Department of Health Services,we are a distinctive premier home providing top-quality direct care.We take great pride in our worry-free family environment. Trained to accommodate every resident's needs, we offer three nutritious home-cooked meals and...

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  • Hummingbird Grove Peoria

    Hummingbird Grove Peoria

    22834 N 90th Dr, Peoria, AZ 85383
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    Welcome to a home atmosphere where you are encouraged to be yourself! Hummingbird Grove Peoria is a loving home filled with residents we consider family. We are a Christian home that desires to treat your loved ones as our own. We strive to take the best care of our residents and treat everything we...

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  • Casa Del Ray "Emma"

    10267 W Cashman Dr, Peoria, AZ 85383
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    EMMA -  ALH License for 10 beds, brand new building, built special for handicap people. EMMA - ALH  is in a very nice neighborhood with green backyard,citrus threes and a lot of flowers.  Every bedroom have own bathroom and former MD 24/7. We contract with AHCCCS. Cashman Dr. is...

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  • American Assisted Living Home

    American Assisted Living Home

    23430 N 89th Ave, Peoria, AZ 85383
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    American Assisted Living Home is owned and managed by a Registered Nurse . The RN lives on-site, ensuring that superior care is being delivered. The managing owner received her nursing degree from ASU. She has been working for nearly a decade with the elderly in care home settings and skilled...

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  • Arizona Buttes AL Home

    23194 N 106th Ave., Peoria, AZ 85383
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        Arizona Buttes Assisted Living Home is a warm, home-like family atmosphere where residents, both male and female are loved and cared for.  Our motto is: 'Listen, respect and respond to each of our residents' needs'.     Arizona Buttes Assisted Living Home is...

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  • Paradise Assisted Living Home

    Paradise Assisted Living Home

    8855 W. Calle Lejos, Peoria, AZ 85383
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    Paradise Assisted Living Home is located in Peoria, AZ, Maricopa County. Our care home is located in a peaceful and quiet neighborhood with beautiful mountain views. We are close to stores, hospitals, mall, churches, parks and more for the convenience of our residents and their families. Our staff...

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  • Desert Joy Assisted Living

    23615 North 105th Drive, Peoria, AZ 85383
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    A beautiful custom made home with a quiet and peaceful environment. All private bedrooms have private bathrooms and wheelchair access.

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  • Family Matters Care

    Family Matters Care

    7138 W Saddlehorn Rd, Peoria, AZ 85383
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    Family Matters Care Family Matters Care is a residential senior care home located in the diverse town of Peoria, AZ in Maricopa and Yavapai Counties. The community is located in proximity to the large outdoor recreation area of Lake Pleasant Regional Park. This is a major recreation hub in the...

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  • My Parents Paradise Assisted Living

    My Parents Paradise Assisted Living

    6827 West Rowel Road, Peoria, AZ 85383
    (5)
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    At My Parents Paradise Assisted Living we provide exceptional care for the elderly in a fun, friendly setting. Our focus is on creating a supportive and nurturing environment thus enabling each resident to be more carefree while having an opportunity to engage in meaningful activity. When you or a...

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  • St. Therese Assisted Living Home

    7842 W Brown St., Peoria, AZ 85345
    (3)
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    With an emphasis on compassion, St. Therese Assisted Living Home is a premier senior care home in the picturesque setting of Peoria, Az. in Maricopa and Yavapai Counties. The area boasts a rugged and beautiful landscape, which serve as inspiration for residents who enjoy to take in the sights on...

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  • Christine's Rose Garden Home Care

    12422 N 88th Dr, Peoria, AZ 85381
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    Christine's Rose Garden Home Care provides home help care for those living in the Maricopa County area. Home health aides visit senior citizens in their homes on a scheduled basis to provide them with the necessary care that they need to function throughout the day. Christine's Rose Garden Home Care...

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  • A Touch of Elegance

    7983 West Martha Way, Peoria, AZ 85381
    (10)
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    With an emphasis on compassion, A Touch of Elegance is a premier senior care home in the picturesque setting of Peoria, Az. The area boasts a rugged and beautiful landscape, and our residents are regularly encouraged to take them all in during outdoor activities, walks and arts & crafts sessions....

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  • Burz's Arrowhead Adult Care Home

    8249 W Crocus Drive, Peoria, AZ 85381
    (5)
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    Gated Community, Community park across the street from the house. Around the clock senior care, complete medication management, hygiene assistance, daily laundry and housekeeping, arts & crafts music programs, transportation to/ from Doctor visits, Fresh home-cooked meals & snacks, 24 hour...

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  • A Touch of Excellence

    7763 W Ludlow Dr, Peoria, AZ 85381
    (2)
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    A Touch of Excellence is located in sunny Maricopa and Yavapai counties in Peoria AZ. This is a senior care home that provides quality assistance to the residents in a group home setting. The climate is arid being part of the Sonoran Desert. The picturesque desert provides a habitat to the numerous...

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  • G & J Personal Care II

    6826 W Sweetwater Ave, Peoria, AZ 85381
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    G & J Personal Care II is a senior care home located in picturesque Peoria, AZ, which straddles both Maricopa and Yavapai Counties. Situated on a gently sloping desert landscape, Peoria is a vibrant community that boasts more than 4,000 acres of protected mountains as well as several desert land...

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  • Peoria Adult Care Home

    9012 W. Sandra Terrace, Peoria, AZ 85382
    (3)
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    Residents from nearby the Peoria, AZ area may want to stop by the Peoria Adult Care Home to see if it may be right for their family members. They will want to check out all the services they have here before they make up their minds. There are a lot of top rated elder care providers in this area,...

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  • Comfort Home Care

    20506 North 80th Lane, Peoria, AZ 85382
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    Comfort Home Care is a senior care home situated in Millbury St, Worcester county, Massachusetts. Our senior care home is situated along an area with so many tree plantations making the climate conducive to our seniors. Massachusetts is a perfect place for our seniors and the visiting family members...

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  • Integrity Adult Care Home

    20493 N. 91st Drive, Peoria, AZ 85382
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    Integrity Adult Care Home is an assisted living, micro-community residential care home that can be found in Peoria in Maricopa County, Arizona. The location of this home is one of the safest neighborhoods and is convenient as well, as it is the near the most reputable hospital in the count,...

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  • AZ Life Assisted Living Home

    9574 W Albert Lane, Peoria, AZ 85382
    (2)
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    AZ Life Assisted Living Home is located in both of the counties Maricopa and Yavapai in beautiful Peoria AZ. It is a residential care home for seniors in the well-established city that Money Magazine has included in its list of one hundred top places to live. The climate is arid providing mild...

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  • Integrity Adult Care

    8952 W. Melinda Lane, Peoria, AZ 85382
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    Integrity Adult Care Home is a residential community located in the wonderful town of Peoria, AZ in Maricopa County. The residential senior home care is located in the Deer Village Neighborhood. The tranquility of the surroundings make this residential center a perfect choice for seniors in the...

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  • Arizona's Best Assisted Adult Care Home

    8113 W Louise Dr., Peoria, AZ 85383
    (2)
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    Arizona's Best Assisted Adult Care Home is a residential care home located in the fascinating town of Peoria, AZ in Yavapai County. Our wonderful community overlooks beautiful landscape and a stunning skyline and it's a great place to live in. Visitors will be excited to visit Peoria due to the...

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  • Bethany Assisted Living

    10846 West Deanna Drive, Peoria, AZ 85373
    (3)
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    Bethany Assisted Living is located in perpetually bright Maricopa and Yavapai counties, Peoria AZ. It is a residential care home where the professional caregivers lovingly assist seniors in a group home setting. Enveloped by the spectacular Sonoran Desert, the climate in Peoria is arid. The climate...

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  • White Dove at Sunrise Mountain

    23161 N. 87th Drive, Peoria, AZ 85383
    (1)
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    White Dove at Sunrise Mountain is a elegantly decorated assisted care home in Peoria, Arizona, just thirteen miles from Phoenix. This newly remodeled home boasts of nine bedrooms, and seven handicap accessible bathrooms, featuring Travertine tile. Your loved one will feel at home in our inviting...

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  • Legacy Manor Assisted Living

    23636 N 79th Ave., Peoria, AZ 85383
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    Legacy Manor Assisted Living is located in beautiful Peoria, Arizona and is a wonderful choice for senior citizens who need a secure and comfortable place to stay. We pride ourselves in being the best in the area, providing superior amenities to each and every one of our residents. You can feel good...

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  • Horizon Assisted Living 2

    7198 West Camino De Oro, Peoria, AZ 85383
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    Horizon Assisted Living 2 is a residential care home located in Peoria, Arizona, which can be found in Maricopa County. This Phoenix suburb has been listed as one of the Top 100 Places to Live by Money Magazine and is the spring training home for both the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners....

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  • A Distinguished Touch Adult Care

    6758 West Blackstove Lane, Peoria, AZ 85383
    (3)
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    With an emphasis on compassion, A Distinguished Touch Adult Care is a premier senior care home in the picturesque setting of Peoria, AZ. We are lovingly nestled in Maricopa County's winding rivers and tall peaks, which serves as perfect inspiration for the southern hospitality that our senior care...

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  • MorningStar of Golden Ridge NOW OPEN

    MorningStar of Golden Ridge NOW OPEN

    6735 W Golden Ln, Peoria, AZ 85345
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  • AZ Life Assisted Living Home II

    9438 W Donald Dr, Peoria, AZ 85383
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  • Creative Care Assisted Living

    9635 W. Cielo Grande, Peoria, AZ 85383
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  • Northland Assisted Living

    10032 West Jasmine Trail, Peoria, AZ 85383
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  • Glencroft

    Glencroft

    8611 North 67th Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85302
    (73)
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    Glencroft is an assisted living community located in the city of Glendale, Arizona in the county of Maricopa. Glendale is a city that is absolutely filled with both natural and architectural beauty. Glendale homes magnify the natural beauty of the desert landscape that surrounds the area. Nearby...

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  • Quail Manor Assisted Living

    Quail Manor Assisted Living

    13820 North 65th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85306
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    We are a new Luxury Assisted living home licensed by the Arizona Department of Health Services for 10 residents. This home was custom built in 2018, We have over 9000 square feet under roof and hallways that are 5 feet wide that provide easy access for our residents. We have two large living areas...

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  • Whispering Waters Assisted Living

    Whispering Waters Assisted Living

    11596 W. Purdue Ave, Youngtown, AZ 85363
    (3)
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    Whispering Waters Assisted Living in Youngstown, AZ is a state-licensed facility that provides a healing and caring environment for those who need rehabilitative care or for those who may feel uncomfortable living independently or in an assisted living facility due to medical concerns. At Whispering...

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  • Sunrise Adult Care Home #2

    Sunrise Adult Care Home #2

    6338 West Port Royale Lane, Glendale, AZ 85306
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    At Sunrise Adult Care Home #2, our commitment is to offer quality, professional care in a warm family-like atmosphere. We opened our facility in 2005 in a quiet, family-oriented Glendale neighborhood, minutes from both Banner Thunderbird and Arrowhead hospitals and close to an array of medical...

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  • Miriam's Adult Care Home

    Miriam's Adult Care Home

    6426 W Del Mar Ave, Glendale, AZ 85306
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Miriam's Adult Care Home is a place that specializes in helping those suffering with dementia and other memory problems. A loved one that has memory problems can present a challenging situation for a family. We can provide a home like setting in Glendale that can give your loved one the care and...

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  • Valley Oasis Adult Care Home

    Valley Oasis Adult Care Home

    5131 W Sweetwater Ave, Glendale, AZ 85304
    (23)
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    It's an important decision to place someone you love or care about in a home that provides assisted living.I would like to take a moment of your time to introduce our adult care home to you. Valley Oasis is a state licensed home that provides 24-hour care for a maximum of ten residents. It is...

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  • Thunderbird Senior Living

    Thunderbird Senior Living

    5401 W Dailey St, Glendale, AZ 85306
    (84)
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    When you think of retirement living, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle...

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Assisted Living in Peoria, AZ

What Is Assisted Living?

Assisted living is a type of long-term care service that benefits individuals who require some assistance with their basic and independent living needs. Not to be confused with nursing homes that provide more specialized and intensive medical services, assisted living bridges the gap between living alone without any challenges to living in a community with others who have similar care needs. Assisted living residents live in residential communities that offer shared and private apartments, housekeeping and entertainment so they can maintain their autonomy, independence and standard of living for as long as possible.

Many communities offer more than the standard scope of services. In addition to assistance with bathing, transportation and toileting, seniors can partake in fitness and social activities, receive beauty and salon services onsite, go on group outings and participate in personal interest classes.

What Services Are Available?

Due to demand, structure and other factors, most Peoria area assisted living communities differ in their service offerings. Each center offers services and amenities to enhance the lives of its residents and may not include the same amenities as nearby centers. Some services that A Place for Mom’s network of assisted living homes in Peoria offer include:

  • Swimming pools and hot tubs
  • Vegetarian and Kosher cuisine
  • Private and semi-private living quarters
  • Onsite physician, nurses and medical staff
  • Beautiful courtyards
  • Game rooms
  • Wi-Fi and Cable
  • Gym
  • Housekeeping and laundry

Keep in mind that services vary and may have additional costs.

What Is Senior Living Like in Peoria?

Peoria, Arizona, has a lot to offer residents of all ages - including seniors. Peoria is a major suburb of Phoenix and has been previously listed in Money Magazine as one of the Top 100 Places to Live. It has many mountains and hills on the north including the Sunrise and West Wing Mountains and is home to Lake Pleasant Regional Park - considered to be an oasis in the desert. The park boasts 23,000 acres and is a favorite of boaters, fishermen, scuba divers, kayakers and campers.

Peoria is also recognized as one of the safest cities in the country. The Phoenix Business Journal labeled it the 22nd safest city in the U.S. in 2019. It also is home to the Peoria Sports Complex, the winter home of the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners. It's also a top destination for hotels, shopping, dining and entertainment.

What Can I Expect to Pay for Senior Living in the Peoria Area?

Assisted living may seem like an expensive care option for your relative, but when you consider the time, effort and physical and mental demands of being a caregiver, you may find that the cost is manageable. To help give you a better idea of what you can expect to pay for senior living care in Peoria, the average cost for assisted living care in Arizona is $3,771. This is significantly lower than the average in many other locations across the country.

How Do I Manage the Costs of Assisted Living?

The initial sticker shock of assisted living may leave you feeling overwhelmed and frustrated. You may even have doubts about being able to afford the costs. With careful planning and the right arsenal of resources, you can make your loved one's senior living care expenses more manageable. We suggest the following tactics:

  • Research All Options – When it comes to choosing a community, be sure to look at facilities that are outside of your ideal location. You may be surprised to learn that many out-of-state options are more appealing economically and location wise. Inquire at each facility of interest and join the waitlist. Take tours, research safety and violation records and reviews. Do not stop your search until you’ve found a place that your loved one would be proud to call home.
  • Create a Flexible Budget - Create a budget that has a high and low amount that you are willing to pay for senior care living services. Try to account for the cost of living in different jurisdictions and additional amenities or services your loved one may require. Contact each assisted living facility directly for the latest pricing information and to learn if there are additional out-of-pocket expenses required for discretionary spending and amenities.
  • Consider Future Care Needs – When planning for costs, you should keep in mind that care needs can change. Your relative may not require specialized care or services now, but you should not overlook the possibility of needing them in the near or distant future. Try to plan ahead by looking at places that offer more than the care services your loved one requires now. Many assisted living communities in A Place for Mom’s network offer a variety of suitable services to help families meet their loved ones’ care needs without overextending themselves financially.
  • Compare Different Pricing Modules - Some facilities have different pricing plans. Inquire about the different types of payments accepted and if there are payment arrangements. Inclusive payment plans are offered by many communities to help offset the costs and may be a more attractive and flexible option for families who feel that à la carte pricing is not feasible for their circumstances.
  • Consider Benefits - Some seniors have veteran and health benefits that provide assistance for senior care costs. Read your loved one's policies and contact their plan administrators to learn if benefits have provisions for long-term care and how you can take advantage of them to reduce out-of-pocket costs.
  • Consider Other Financial Resources - Additional financial resources that some families have been able to rely on to help manage their long-term care costs are annuities and life insurance. Depending on the type of coverage your loved one has, you may be able to use a portion of the policies’ benefits towards senior living needs. Contact the plan administrator to learn if this is a viable option you can use.

There are a variety of public and private resources available to help with assisted living expenses. Seek out professional financial help and consider working with our senior living advisors to find an assisted living home for your loved one that is well within your financial means.

What Should I Look for As I Tour a Facility?

It is always a good idea to tour different assisted living facilities as a part of your screening process. Though there is nothing wrong with relying on the information you have uncovered during the research phase, you’ll find that much of decision will boil down to overall impressions. When planning your tours, pick a time where your loved one can participate in activities with the other residents. This gives you the opportunity to see how the facility and staff work and to experience the personalities of the staff and residents. You can see how well the property is maintained and use your instincts to determine if it is an acceptable place for your loved one.

During your tour, keep the following questions in mind:

  • How available is medical or support care staff?
  • Is staff on-call or available around-the-clock?
  • How is medication administered?
  • What are the security, visitation and complaint policies?
  • How often are care assessments performed?
  • What is the procedure for discharges?
  • How many personnel are there to residents?
  • What are the staff’s credentials and training qualifications?
  • What are the billing and payment policies?
  • What services are included, and which ones come at an additional cost?

Feel free to make a list of the above questions and additional concerns you may have so you can ask them during your visit. You might find it practical to keep a notebook with all the information you glean during your tours so you can use it to create a comparison module to help you narrow down your options.

Assisted Living Inspections and Ratings in the Peoria Area

Before choosing an assisted living facility, be sure to investigate the inspection reports and ratings that are available on the state’s Department of Health Services website under the AZ Care Check tab. Arizona keeps meticulous records on its assisted living organizations and maintains a friendly, searchable database for seniors and their loved ones to use. This database contains records on inspection findings, complaints, fines, sanctions, licensing credentials, administrator information and more.

How Do I Choose the Right Assisted Living Facility?

Choosing the right senior care facility may seem like a challenging task, but A Place for Mom is here to make it a pleasant and rewarding experience. Here are some suggestions that many families of seniors find useful during their search.

  • Think about your loved one's needs. Choose a place that your loved one feels most at home and at-ease at. That facility should cater to their basic needs and any future daily care challenges they may encounter. Make sure the place has things that actually interest your loved one. If they like to swim, or lounge in the hot tub, those are two amenities your choice of assisted living facility should offer, preferably at no additional expense.
  • Don’t overlook the local climate. Choose a location where your loved one can be comfortable all year. If they suffer from issues that flare with certain weather conditions, you might want to look at facilities that are in a more tolerable climate.
  • Don’t get caught up in face value. Look beyond the surface to determine how suitable your options are. Trust your instincts when you make your decisions and use the facts and your tour experience to weed out unsuitable or undesirable assisted living options.

Make sure the staff and facility can meet all your loved one's basic and independent daily needs. Ultimately, they deserve to live in an assisted living facility that provides them with as many of their home’s comforts as possible without putting their health and safety at risk. Just because they are growing older and are in need of a little assistance here and there does not mean that they must sacrifice your happiness, vitality, independence and spirit. The right assisted living community will provide all they need and more to make the transition a truly rewarding and unforgettable experience.

Where Can I Find Additional Help?

For more information and resources on Peoria, AZ assisted living, browse our Senior Living Planner & Guide. Our team of local senior living advisors is available to help you and your family weigh your loved one's senior living options. We offer this as a complimentary service to all seniors and their family members. When you are ready to get started, contact A Place for Mom senior living advisor today.