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10 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Tucson, AZ

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Tucson, Arizona, is a hidden gem for seniors looking to move to assisted living. With a population of just over 500,000, Tucson is only a third of the size of its cousin, Phoenix. More approachable for seniors accustomed to smaller cities, Tucson’s slow-paced sprawl and Old West nostalgia reminds residents of its country foundations. Tucson has many of the same attractions as Phoenix for seniors looking for assisted living: a warm, dry climate and a reasonable cost of living. Tucson, however, has its own flair.

Home to the University of Arizona, Tucson has a balance of youthful energy and historic prestige. Outdoor activities are a popular local pastime, due to the surrounding juxtaposition of dramatic desert and mountain terrain. Because Tucson is at a higher elevation than other Southwestern cities, it enjoys a gentler summer and more greenery than Phoenix.

Perhaps best of all for seniors looking for assisted living, Tucson maintains an even lower cost of living than other cities with comparable scenery, weather, city amenities, and assisted living options. A Place for Mom partners with 31 assisted living communities in Tucson within a 15-mile radius, a high number for a city of its size. Most seniors find an assisted living option in Tucson that fits their needs and budget.

This guide introduces you to the top-rated assisted living communities in Tucson. According to reviews from people like you, these assisted living communities have the best meals and dining, cost-effectiveness, cleanliness, and more. This guide will also highlight what living in Tucson is like, from how far your dollar will get you to local senior resources and senior-friendly activities.

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I like the size of this place. It's smaller so it's very friendly and comfortable. My wife has been here for 2 years and particularly enjoys being in the common area and gets a lot of enjoyment from...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
You will have an opportunity to make your contribution to our family, which makes Woodland Palms Memory Care the distinctive place that it is in Tucson, AZ. It is people that make a community. We recognize that people make all the difference. Treating people well – with respect, trust, care, and...
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My loved one is currently a resident at Sierra del Sol and the overall experience at this facility has been great so far. The cleanliness and care services are good. The meals are okay. The staff is great. I...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create a...
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I am very pleased with the care my family member is receiving at Brookdale East Tucson. Most importantly, my loved one really loves residing at Brookdale. The staff is kind, caring and provides continuity...
Provides: Assisted Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Live With EnthusiasmNestled in the beautiful city of Tucson, Arizona, you will find an assisted living community that gives you more than personal care. This is a place where you can savor restaurant-style dining, spacious and private accommodations, a variety of common rooms for socializing and...
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We were looking for a welcoming senior independent facility for our mother and Fellowship Square had everything we wanted for her. From our initial contact to moving in, the staff was helpful, informative,...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Based on the other ones we saw, we thought it was the best. They just have a very good balance of things, the facility is nice, it's all indoors, the meals are quite good and vary every day, staff has been...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Broadway Proper Retirement Community offers the beauty and serenity of a desert oasis in the heart of East Tucson. We are located near Udall Park, the Ott Family YMCA, Hilton East, St. Joseph's Hospital, Carondelet Health Network, and both Park Place Mall and Elcon Mall.Along with the warmth of...
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We cannot rate the activities because our loved one does not participate in them. The food is good but the service is slow and they more often than not get an order wrong especially if it is being picked up.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Life is as vibrant and carefree as you choose to be! You decide when, where and how to enjoy the many pleasures of living at our distinguished Tucson, Arizona retirement community. Intentionally designed with attention to comfort and detail, Cascades was planned specifically to accommodate...
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The campus has inviting, secure indoor and outdoor space for memory care residents to occupy. Meals are appealing and provide good nutrition. Daily resident activities are well done and include games, art,...
Provides: Memory Care
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Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Situated in vibrant Tucson, Arizona, our community is specialized in Memory Care for individuals with Alzheimer's, dementia, and memory loss issues. Our community creates a customized service and assistance plan for each resident with a variety of therapies and life enrichment activities....
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This is an incredible place for your loved one. wonderful. The staff are exceptional, meals lovely and well prepared. My Mom has been there 9 months and she’s happy and made friends. She enjoys their...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
The Gardens at Blenman Elm is a newly renovated, sun-filled home in central Tucson. Our core values support active, compassionate, excellent, and responsive care and the living space is perfect for those values. Inside the home we have an inner courtyard, a high-end kitchen, and stunning open...
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My parents chose the Forum after we visited multiple assisted living communities. Most communities had units that were 500 square feet or less. At the Forum, my parents got a two bedroom unit around 940...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
The Forum at Tucson is for seniors who want to maintain their rich and rewarding life without the responsibilities of running a household. It is ideal if you are an active senior who wants to focus on the things you enjoy most in life, but yet have assistance available should you need it. With...
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I love it. The community has changed but still happy where I am. All is good or was when [name removed] was there he has been gone for almost 2 years all I know. My husband had wonderful care.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
The Villas at Houghton The Villas at Houghton is an assisted living community located in Tucson, Pima County, Arizona that provides quality care for those dealing with dementia or Alzheimer's. This community provides a safe place to live in a location that is great. Guests of the residents of...
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I down sized to the Villa and am extremely happy. Very caring staff, excellent menu, boat load of activities and loving neighbors. We’re all retired and lookout for each other, who could ask for anything...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Ask someone to name five really fun things and "retirement community" will almost certainly not be on the list. Which got us to thinking. Why shouldn't a retirement community be fun? With no pesky job to get in the way, retired folks have the time to pursue anything their hearts desire. That...
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I would recommend Tucson Place. They've weathered through a lot of the local higher management turnover the past 6 months, but the replacements have so far been exceptional. It's a safe and healthy place...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
We are happy to announce that Tucson Place at Ventana Canyon is recognized as a U.S. News & World Report Best Assisted Living community for the second year running!Tucson Place is located in the beautiful Catalina Foothills of Tucson, Arizona, and offers personalized assisted living...
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The staff was always very caring and loving toward her. She was happy at Oakhaven and a definite improvement over Atria. Oakhaven has a very warm, homey atmosphere She couldn't have been in better hands...
Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
At Oak Haven Assisted Living, we believe our residents deserve the highest levels of dignity and respect and that starts with providing focused, personal care. Unlike larger instutional-style facilities where residents are just a number, our small, home environment allows our caregivers to...
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My Mother has been living here since August. I love the staff! They are friendly and caring, always smiling. From our very first visit, I noticed how the staff spoke to every single person they came in...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Since 2008 Sunrise at River Road as been providing outstanding assisted living and memory care services to Tucson. Located at River Road and North 1st Avenue we are centrally located, are a warm and inviting, homelike environment complete with pets, fresh flowers, southwest landscaping and...
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My mom is very happy with everything at Atria Campana Del Rio. She enjoys most of the food and says that every staff member is helpful and friendly. She appreciates the housekeeping. Newsletters are sent to...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
At Atria Campana del Rio, you'll discover a welcoming senior community nestled in the bucolic foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains in Tucson. The area's Spanish-style architecture is reflected in the red-tile roofs and soft desert colors throughout each spacious apartment and townhome....
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Park Senior Villa has some of the same issues as most other senior care facilities. All of them see revenue more than people but I do believe Park Senior Villa is unfortunately one of the best in Tucson. I...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
The Villas at La Canada is an affordable assisted living community and memory care provider located in northwest Tucson, Pima County, Arizona. Uniquely placed in a beautiful residential setting, The Villas at La Canada is a warm, supportive place to call home, and a wonderful place for friends...
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Very friendly and supportive staff. Fairly new building, which is kept in great shape. Meals are very good and served restaurant style.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
The Ranch Estates of Tucson is senior living at its finest. We are located in the beautiful Casas Adobes area of Tucson, near Oro Valley. Our community includes assisted living and memory care services and amenities catered to the individual. The Ranch Estates of Tucson is much more than senior...
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5s across the board for Brookdale Santa Catalina. Our loved one loves the meals that are served and the beautiful nature and wildlife he is able to see being next to the mountains. He can see deer, bobcats,...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Are you ready for fewer chores and more adventures?Come see if our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, with independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus is the right fit for you. We’re a rental CCRC. That means you’ll pay a monthly rental fee...
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We were thrilled to find this facility to accommodate us for a two week respite care term for my mother in Law. [name removed], at Brookdale North showed us the facility and did much to get us in in a...
Provides: Assisted Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
COMMUNITY VISITS HAPPENING DAILYTucked away in the northwest side of Tucson in the foothills close to Marana, you will discover a warm and welcoming assisted living community that operates more like a family than a traditional senior living home. You will feel right at home as soon as you walk...
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This is a good community and it is a good value. The staff are very friendly and kind. My loved one was in the memory care and is moving over to the unassisted living and is excited to participate in more...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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I would recommend to others. I picked this community because of the ambiance, small size, and it's 7 minutes from my home. I am frustrated with the high staff turnover.
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
A Life Well LivedTucked in a cozy nook at the base of the beautiful Catalina Foothills, your loved one has a wonderful opportunity to enjoy all the comforts of home here in our friendly and life-giving memory care community. Whether they want to engage with their fellow neighbors in the many...
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Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
Frances Care Home has been serving our community for over 25 years. Together we provide quality care, dignity, and respect to all our residents and families.Centrally located and only minutes away from St Josephs Hospital and Tucson Medical Center. We provide weekly visits from Dr's, nurses,...
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My dear aunt stays here and has a clean, quiet room to herself. They cook for her and other residents three fresh meals every day ; and she loves it! The new owners and staff at this place are professional...
Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
Quality care, Dignity, and Respect. Kozzy Kare Assisted Living provides your love'd one dignity during these important years. Not only do we provide the best quality care, we treat our residents as one of our own. Our facility is a family oriented facility that encourages family members to be...
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A low resident to caregiver ratio means residents get more one on one attention. The manager is very nice and accommodating. The home is home-like and kept very clean and safe. Doctors, nurses and...
Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
General Care Home is a 3 bedroom home with very spacious and beautiful backyard. We offer assistance you need while respecting your independence. Nursed owned and operated, our staff are well trained to assist for older adults.
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My loved one has only been here a short time. She is just here for rehab. She loves the people, and they are very responsive. If she squeezes for assistance they are there immediately. They have been working...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
The Handmaker community offers Assisted Living and Health Care services for every stage of the aging. Residents and families can feel confident that, as needs change, quality, caring staff and programs will be there to meet those needs. In addition to the apartment settings, Handmaker offers...
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What families are saying about assisted living in Tucson

Recent reviews for assisted living in Tucson

Tucson Place at Ventana Canyon

4.8
The building: When approached by the receptionist ([name removed]) he was very friendly, helpful and welcoming. When entering, residents are always around in common areas doing an activity or chatting. When moving my grandfather into the facility me and my sister were nervous because he was ...
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Mountain View Retirement Village in Tucson, AZ

4.8
This is a good community and it is a good value. The staff are very friendly and kind. My loved one was in the memory care and is moving over to the unassisted living and is excited to participate in more activities.

Kozzy Kare Assisted Living in Tucson, AZ

5.0
Best care my Mother can get. No more worries for me. She is in a clean, caring home. She gets lots of attention and great meals. My mom is so happy there. Everyone is Professional. I am so happy I found Kozzy Kare. I would highly recommended this Kozzy Home for your loved one

Tucson review score based on 179 family reviews

7.7
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This proprietary review score is based on 179 reviews of 136 Tucson assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Tucson review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how assisted living residents and family members rate assisted living in your area. Compare review scores in multiple locations to understand how overall satisfaction rates differ from city to city. Based on recent reviews, the maximum possible score is 10.Methodology: How we calculate our city review scores

Tucson review score compared against nearby cities

7.7
Tucson, AZ136 facilities
7.0
South Tucson, AZ105 facilities
8.2
Rincon Valley, AZ51 facilities

Review subcategories for Tucson assisted living

When assisted living residents and family members submit a review on our site, they rate each community on categories such as cleanliness, activities, meals, and more. The chart below is based on 179 reviews of 136 Tucson assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare Tucson resident and family assisted living satisfaction rates against national averages. Use it to assess your needs and develop criteria for your own search. If you know that one of these categories is important to you or your loved one, our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities to match your needs.
Tucson, AZ averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.5
4.5
Friendliness
4.6
4.6
Care services
3.9
4.2
Staff
4.5
4.5
Meals & dining
4.0
4.1
Activities
4.0
4.0
Value for cost*
4.1
4.1
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Costs of assisted living in the Tucson area

Seniors pay a median cost of $4,400 per month for a private one bedroom in an assisted living community in Tucson. This figure includes all amenities and fees, including rent, meals, and extra costs associated with care services and amenities in communities with over 25 residents. This falls below the national median, which is just about $5,000 per month.[02].

Board and care homes make up 31% of the assisted living options in Tucson, and have a median monthly cost of $3,500. Group homes offer a more intimate environment with fewer residents and are usually located in a residential home. While group homes may have fewer amenities than assisted living communities, they provide the same type of care for a lower cost.

The costs listed in the chart below differ somewhat because it portrays the average starting costs, which is a baseline before fees or additional amenities and services are added.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Tucson, AZ vs. nearby cities

Tucson, AZ
$3,685/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Tucson, AZ vs. the state and national average

Tucson, AZ
$3,685/mo
$3,782/mo
U.S. national average
$4,632/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Tucson vs. other types of senior living

Assisted Living
$3,685/mo
$4,421/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Tucson, AZ by room type

Semi-Private
$3,787/mo
Private
$2,975/mo
Studio
$3,933/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,524/mo
2 Bedroom
$4,731/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Tucson over time

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How people pay for assisted living in Tucson

Seniors and their families usually pay for assisted living with a mix of private and public funds. However, certain care services may be covered by public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, or veterans benefits. Other expenses, such as room and board, are typically paid for out of pocket using private savings and income.

Private pay methods in Tucson

While money from retirement savings is a common method to pay for assisted living expenses, it’s not the only way. Long-term care insurance may cover some care costs and cashing out a life insurance policy is another way to pay for assisted living. Check with your policy provider to see what is covered under your specific plan. Depending on your family’s resources, the following options are other common ways that seniors can pay for assisted living:

 

Veterans benefits for assisted living in Tucson
14877

Number of veterans 65+ who live in Tucson, according to the U.S. Census Bureau

Percentage of veterans over 65 in Tucson, according to the U.S. Census Bureau

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

For seniors who served in the U.S. military and their surviving spouses, there are several resources to help them pay for assisted living offered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). For example, the VA Pension and the Aid and Attendance benefit are two programs that may help cover room and board fees and health care costs for veterans who live in assisted living facilities.

There are several VA office locations in the Tucson area, listed in the resources section below, that offer both medical and nonmedical support for veterans. The main locations for these offices include the Tucson VA Medical Center and the Tucson Vet Center.

Veterans services organizations in Tucson

VSOs are veteran-focused organizations that operate at the local, state, and national levels. These organizations provide VA benefits counseling and veteran-specific programming. Examples of official VSOs in Tucson include the Arizona Department of Veterans Services, Veterans of Foreign War (VFW), Disabled American Veterans (DAV), and Vietnam Veterans of America. The resource list below includes listings of several local and national VSOs operating in the Tucson area.

Applying for VA benefits can be complicated, so it’s encouraged that veterans reach out to a VSO. Veteran service counselors are trained and certified by the VA. They can be key to helping veterans avoid delays or denial of benefits due to missed deadlines or application errors.

VSOs in Tucson are located throughout the community and many are housed at the Arizona Department of Veterans Services office. For location and contact information of specific VSOs in Tucson, see the resource section below.

Resources for Tucson veterans

Veterans services offices

Arizona Department of Veterans Services

3839 N. Third St.
Phoenix, AZ 85012

Phone: 602-255-3373

Tucson Vet Center

2525 E. Broadway Blvd., Suite 100
Tucson, AZ 85716

Phone: 520-882-0333

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 549

8424 Old Spanish Trail
Tucson, AZ 85710

Phone: 520-790-4626

Vietnam Veterans of America

5421 E Speedway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85712

Phone: 520-881-8387

American Legion

5845 E. 22nd St.
Tucson, AZ 85711

Phone: 520-747-2700

Kino Veterans’ Workforce Center

2801 E. Ajo Way
Tucson, AZ 85714

Phone: 520-724-2646

Tucson Medicaid for assisted living

Medicaid is a state and federally-run health insurance program for low-income individuals. Arizona’s Medicaid program is called the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS, pronounced “access”) and covers a variety of services including the following:

  • Skilled medical services
  • Injections and immunizations
  • Emergency care
  • Prescriptions
  • Labs and x-rays
  • Dialysis
  • Dental, vision, and hearing care
  • Hospital care

To be eligible for AHCCCS, the monthly income limit for seniors 65 and older is $1,255 for an individual and $1,704 for a couple.[04]

Choosing a Medicaid plan based on care needs

Seniors in Tucson who want to pay for their assisted living with Medicaid often enroll in the Arizona Long Term Care Systems (ALTCS) plan, which is designed to cover long-term care for seniors. Eligible seniors need to be 65 or older, have a disability, and require skilled nursing care.

This program covers all of the costs for Medicaid-approved assisted living communities that provide skilled nursing care. ALTCS covers rent in a shared room, meals, and care services. Private rooms come with an additional fee.

The income limit to qualify for ALTCS is $2,829 per month for a single person. Seniors whose income exceeds the limit can become eligible by meeting with a local benefits counselor to set up a Special Treatment Trust. However, seniors enrolled in ALTCS may still be asked to pay for some of their senior care. This is called Share of Cost, and it differs for each person depending on their total financial assets and monthly income.[05]

Access Tucson’s Medicaid resources

You can find resources about Arizona’s Medicaid programs below, including contact information for the Arizona Ombudsman. The ombudsman can investigate any complaints you may have about the AHCCCS and may attempt to resolve them. You can contact them directly through the link in the resources section below.

Tucson resident Medicaid resources

Access Medicaid in Tucson

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System

801 E. Jefferson St.
Phoenix, AZ 85034

AHCCCS Phone: 602-417-4000

ALTCS Phone: 888-621-6880

Apply for AHCCCS

Apply for ALTCS

Medicaid offices

Tucson Medicaid office

316 W. Fort Lowell Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85705

Phone: 520-638-2270

Arizona Ombudsman Citizens’ Aide

2020 N. Central Ave., Suite 570
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phone: 602-277-7292

Medicare assisted living coverage in Tucson

Medicare is a federally funded health insurance program available to seniors when they turn 65. Some individuals under 65, with a qualifying disability or illness may also be eligible for Medicare. The Medicare website provides information on eligibility and Medicare-covered services.

Many seniors receiving Social Security benefits are automatically enrolled in Medicare. For those who need to complete a Medicare application, they can find it on the Social Security website.

Medicare coverage

Medicare doesn’t cover the long-term room and board expenses at skilled nursing facilities, but it will cover short term stays for qualified individuals recovering from an illness or injury. It will also cover many medical treatment costs, including some services received in an assisted living or a memory care facility.

The three primary parts of Medicare are organized by the different types of care they cover:[06]

Hospital insurance is covered by Part A and will pay for skilled nursing facility care, inpatient hospital care, and home health care.

Medical insurance, or Part B, pays for outpatient services such as doctor’s visits, x-rays, lab work, or minor procedures performed in a clinical setting.

Drug insurance is also known as Part D and pays for the cost of medications, such as vaccines and those prescribed by a doctor.

Depending on the specific coverage an individual has, Medicare will pay for care that includes the following:[07]

  • Short-term skilled nursing or inpatient hospital care
  • Doctors’ appointments
  • Clinical care services
  • Medical supplies
  • Prescription medications

Assistance with Medicare costs

The Help for Paying Medicare Costs Only program may help eligible Arizona residents pay for Medicare premiums, copayments, and deductibles. Seniors with a monthly income below $1,255 qualify to have financial support with Medicaid Parts A and B. For those with an income higher than $1,255 but below $1,695 qualify for financial help with Medicare Part B.[08]

Tucson’s social services for Medicare recipients

The Pima Council on Aging is Tucson’s local resource for seniors with questions about Medicare. The Council also provides information about Medicaid and other senior services. Volunteers at the Arizona Ombudsman Citizen’s Aide can be another resource for families. They can field complaints and advocate on behalf of individuals living in long-term care facilities.

Tucson resident Medicare resources

Medicare offices

Social Security Administration – Tucson South

88 W. 38th St.
Tucson, AZ 85713

Phone: 800-772-1213

Arizona Ombudsman Citizens’ Aide

2020 N. Central Ave., Suite 570
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phone: 602-277-7292

Pima Council on Aging

8467 E. Broadway St.
Tucson, AZ 85710

Phone: 520-790-7262

Tucson laws and regulations for assisted living facilities

The Arizona Department of Health Services provides licensure and oversight for all of Tucson’s assisted living facilities. Licensure is granted to assisted living communities that meet state requirements during an initial inspection, and is renewed the following year during an unannounced inspection. Inspection results are publicly available on the Residential Facilities Provider Search Form. You can search for facilities by name or address.

Assisted living communities with 20+ residents are licensed as assisted living centers, and board and care homes with fewer than 10 residents are licensed as assisted living homes. Both types of facilities undergo the same licensing procedures and yearly inspections in Arizona. Some of the regulations and requirements for Tucson, Arizona, assisted living communities include the following:

  • Facilities must have a written care plan outlining each resident’s current health and level of care.
  • Facilities must provide daily meals to residents.
  • Facilities must be maintained up to state building codes.
  • Facilities must provide residents with access to hot and cold water at all times.
  • Facilities are kept clean and hygienic.

Resident rights in Arizona assisted living communities

In Arizona, the Department of Health Services outlines specific rights for residents of assisted living communities, which include the following:[09]

  • Residents must be treated with respect and dignity.
  • Residents must be told about all care services they will receive.
  • Residents must be told about any changes in the cost of their room, meals, and care.
  • Residents must be able to choose their own health care providers.
  • Residents must have access to a caregiver or manager in the community at all times.

Caregiver training in Arizona assisted living facilities

In Arizona, caregivers in assisted living communities must meet certain requirements. In 2022, Arizona strengthened its background check requirements for workers in assisted living communities. Workers with felonies due to violence or financial fraud are now unable to work in any assisted living community in Arizona. Some of the other requirements for caregivers include the following:

  • Caregivers must be 18 years or older.
  • Caregivers must pass a state-approved, caregiver training program.
  • Caregivers must be up-to-date on tuberculosis immunizations.
  • Caregivers must complete first-aid and CPR training.

COVID-19 regulations for Tucson assisted living facilities

According to the federal guidelines from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), visitors are allowed in Tucson’s assisted living communities regardless of their vaccination status. Some more of Tucson’s COVID-19 policies for assisted living communities include those outlined below.

For more information regarding Arizona’s regulations and licensing of assisted living communities, explore our Overview of Assisted Living in Arizona.

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Vaccinations. Staff members and residents are encouraged, but not required, to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and to receive booster shots.

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Masking. Staff members must mask when in assisted living facilities and visitors are encouraged to mask as well.

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Quarantining. If a resident develops COVID-19, they should move to a pre-established COVID-19 wing of the facility until they have recovered. Unvaccinated residents who were exposed should quarantine, while vaccinated residents do not need to quarantine.

What assisted living is like in Tucson

Tucson has senior-friendly weather

The weather is one of the reasons seniors are drawn to Tucson. With a higher altitude than Phoenix, the average temperatures in Tucson are considerably mild throughout the year. It can even snow in the winter.

While many cities have one or two types of assisted living communities, Tucson has a fairly even division among three types of assisted living. These community types include facilities that only offer assisted living services, comprehensive Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs), and smaller board and care homes.

Traditional assisted living communities

Traditional assisted living communities in Tucson tend to have more than 25 residents. Many have on-site physicians and nurses, and provide amenities like arts and crafts rooms or libraries. Outings to local botanical gardens, performances, or other events are fairly common. In these traditional assisted living communities, residents live in a private or shared room and usually eat their meals in a restaurant-style dining area with other residents.

About half of Tucson’s assisted living communities include at least one other type of senior care, like memory care or independent living.[02] Often, these multi-care communities are on large campuses, and each care type has its own building or wing.

The cost for multi-care communities is typically higher than other assisted living options. These communities provide residents the comfort of staying on the same campus as their care needs change. The senior may need to relocate to a different unit within the same community but will be able to stay in the same community.

Like traditional assisted living communities, multi-care type communities usually combine all expenses into one monthly fee. The monthly cost for a resident increases as their care needs increase, and many traditional assisted living communities offer some skilled nursing services for an additional fee.

Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) are similar to multi-care communities in Tucson, but they typically have a different payment structure. CCRCs are often more expensive than other assisted living options and most require an admission fee.

The higher costs and admission fees at CCRCs may help to cover a higher level of care in the future such as skilled nursing. CCRCs also tend to have more lavish amenities — like pools and bars — and an array of personalized health and wellness services.

Board and care homes

Board and care homes are common in Tucson. These are residential homes that are converted into small assisted living communities. While licensed and regulated in the same ways as traditional assisted living communities, these often come at a lower price and provide a more intimate, personalized experience. Seniors in board and care homes in Tucson often share a room with one other resident and have access to the common areas of the house.

Amenities may include a backyard or patio, a dining room, and a living room. Caregivers at board and care homes often live alongside residents and are available 24/7. Board and care homes don’t usually offer on-site skilled nursing but many partner with home health care agencies to help residents get the care they need.

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Seniors' guide to the city of Tucson

88,628

Number of seniors over the age of 65 currently living in Tucson, Arizona, according to the U.S. Census Bureau

16%

Percentage of seniors 65 and older within Tucson’s population, according to the U.S. Census Bureau

$59,913

Median annual income for Tucson seniors 65 and older, according to the U.S. Census Bureau

Best hospitals for seniors in Tucson

Tucson, Arizona, has an excellent health care system, with several top-rated hospitals.

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Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson is rated the best hospital in Tucson according to according to U.S. News and World Report. This teaching hospital is a private, nonprofit institution located on the University of Arizona campus.

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Tucson Medical Center Healthcare – Tucson

TMC Healthcare – Tucson is a general medical and surgical center and is high performing in the following areas: colon cancer surgery, cardiology and heart surgery, and geriatrics.

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Northwest Medical Center – Tucson

Located north of downtown Tucson, the Northwest Medical Center is the second best hospital in Tucson, according to U.S. News and World Report. As a 300-bed hospital, it’s considered high-performing for seven different procedures, including prostate cancer surgery, heart attack care, and kidney failure.

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Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital

This private, for-profit hospital has 449 beds and is an acute-care hospital in Tucson. Its sister hospital in Tucson is called St. Mary’s. St. Joseph’s specializes in neurology, neurosurgery, ophthalmology, as well as maternity and neonatal care, among others.

Transportation for seniors in Tucson

Most people in Tucson use a car as their primary mode of transportation. For residents who no longer drive, our partner assisted living facilities provide on-site transportation services — a safe and convenient alternative to public transportation. For those who still drive, nearly 60% of A Place for Mom’s partner communities offer parking for residents with cars.

For visiting loved ones, Sun Tran, Tucson’s public transportation system is a reliable and affordable way to get around. It includes the Sun Link street car, Sun Vans, Sun on Demand, and the Sun Shuttle. Tucson has worked to make the Sun Tran particularly accessible for seniors by providing a few senior-specific services. These perks include the following:

  • Trip planning services through their customer service representatives
  • Reduced fares
  • Senior-designated seats behind the driver
  • Lifts for easy boarding
  • A class designed for seniors to learn how to use the Sun Tran system

Information about the class and the Sun Tran system in general can be found on the senior page of their website or by calling 520-206-8881.

Tucson’s walkability, bikeability, and public transportation options are rated on a scale of 0-100 by Walk Score, with 100 being the best. Tucson received the following scores:

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78

Walk Score

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70

Transit Score

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Bike Score

Things to do in Tucson for seniors and their families

Whether you’re on an evening hike among towering Saguaro cacti or sitting on a back porch with a margarita, it’s likely you’ll enjoy a stunning sunset above the purple hues of the surrounding mountain ranges. And with a dry, temperate climate, being outside in Tucson is comfortable for almost 365 days a year.

Explore the Sonoran Desert

Many of the local assisted living communities offer residents an outing to the Sonoran Desert Museum, but it’s a must-see for visiting family members as well. The museum is accessible and includes a zoo and a botanical garden. Learn about unique animals — like the javelina, scorpion, and Gila monster — and admire the local cacti, some of which are over 100 years old.

The Saguaro National Park is perhaps the most famous site in the Tucson area, as the park surrounds two sides of the city. Named for the massive Saguaro cacti that grow throughout the park, visitors can enjoy the park on foot or by car. The Cactus Forest Drive is a loop that provides stunning views of the park’s most scenic areas. Adventurous hikers can find petroglyphs from the ancient Hohokam people on the Signal Hill Trail.

Because of Tucson’s clear skies, the Steward Observatory on the University of Arizona’s campus is home to one of the premier astronomy departments in the nation. Students and visitors can look through the telescope in the observatory.

A larger telescope is located just outside the city at the Kitt Peak National Observatory which has a visitor center that offers nighttime stargazing events.

Discover Tucson’s rich culture

Tucson has plenty of cultural activities too. One of the most popular for seniors — particularly veterans — is the Pima Air and Space Museum. The museum has over 400 aircrafts and some of the rarest aircrafts in the world including WWII planes, presidential aircrafts, and a flight simulator. Plus, seniors get discounted admissions. Tram Tours offers are available daily to take visitors through the acres of planes and helicopters.

The Mission San Xavier del Bac is a piece of history that has persisted through occupations by Spain, Mexico, and the Confederacy. It now sits on land owned by the Tohono O’odham Nation. Built in the 1700s, the Mission’s ornate Spanish colonial architecture and gilded interior are worth the suggested donation fee.

Set in an old-timey saloon, the Gaslight Theater puts on nightly performances of their family-friendly plays. Visitors can enjoy a full meal and free popcorn with their tickets. Seniors don’t get discounted tickets, but it’s affordable enough to go regularly.

Enjoy a celebrated food scene

Tucson was the first City of Gastronomy in the United States. It got its title because there’s an unusually high number of exceptional restaurants in Tucson for a city of its size. Tucson also gained recognition because these restaurants honor traditional recipes from Mexico and the indigenous tribes who began farming in the Saguaro Desert over 4,000 years ago. The official Tucson City of Gastronomy website has information about food tours, cooking classes, and certified City of Gastronomy restaurants.

Learn from local guides

Tucson’s visitor’s website is visittucson.org, which offers some excellent up-to-date information about local activities. They cover outdoor fun, health and wellness, shopping, and history experiences that are appropriate for all ages. The site also has updated information about local events, like Gem Shows, the Senior Olympic Festival, and musical performances.

Frequently Asked Questions

Arroyo Gardens, Tucson Place at Ventana Canyon and Oak Haven Assisted Living and Memory Care are the top-rated Assisted Living facilities near Tucson, AZ. These Assisted Living facilities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews. See full list of communities.

The average cost of Assisted Living in Tucson is $3,886 per month. This cost may vary based on location, amenities, floorplan, level of care and other factors.

References

  1. United States Census Bureau. (2021). Population estimates (V2021): Tucson city [Data set]. Quick Facts.

  2. A Place for Mom. (2022). A Place for Mom proprietary data.

  3. United States Census Bureau. (2021). Veteran status (S2101): Tucson city [Data set]. American Community Survey.

  4. Arizona Health Care Containment System. (2024, February 1). Health insurance for individuals who are 65 or older (and do not need a nursing home level of care).

  5. Arizona Health Care Containment System. (2023, December). Filing an application for the Arizona long-term care system (ALTCS).

  6. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Parts of Medicare.

  7. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. What Medicare Covers.

  8. Arizona Health Care Containment System. (2024, February 1). Help with paying Medicare costs only.

  9. Arizona Department of Health Services. (2019, November 5). Health care institutions: Licensing article 8. Assisted living facilities.

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United States Census Bureau. (2021). Population estimates (V2021): Tucson city [Data set]. Quick Facts.

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A Place for Mom. (2022). A Place for Mom proprietary data.

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United States Census Bureau. (2021). Veteran status (S2101): Tucson city [Data set]. American Community Survey.

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Arizona Health Care Containment System. (2023, December). Filing an application for the Arizona long-term care system (ALTCS).

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Parts of Medicare.

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. What Medicare Covers.

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Arizona Health Care Containment System. (2024, February 1). Help with paying Medicare costs only.

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Arizona Department of Health Services. (2019, November 5). Health care institutions: Licensing article 8. Assisted living facilities.