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Photo of Brookdale Brighton
88 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
9.6
Review score
40 reviews
9.6
Review score
40 reviews
5 star
60%
4 star
25%
3 star
15%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
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What I like about this place is it is small enough that my dad gets one on one help and he knows his nurses. He likes the food, and has made friends. The staff know him by his first name and have good...
Provides: Assisted 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.
Experience Genuine CommunityTucked in the delightful city of Brighton, Colorado, the seniors who call this assisted living community home are a close-knit bunch. Whether you find them sharing secrets around the dinner table or strapping on their shoes to go out on the town, you’ll quickly...
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Photo of Bonaventure of Thornton
1212 Photos available
1414 Floor plans available
8.5
Review score
17 reviews
8.5
Review score
17 reviews
5 star
35%
4 star
18%
3 star
29%
2 star
6%
1 star
12%
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We would have to give everything a 5 except for the meals and dining, the residents there tell me every once in a while that its delicious but most days it is not. However, what we like the most about...
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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Photo of Bethesda Gardens Thornton
44 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
7.8
Review score
41 reviews
7.8
Review score
41 reviews
5 star
42%
4 star
34%
3 star
5%
2 star
7%
1 star
12%
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When my loved one was ill, the staff were very responsive to our phone calls and also offered supportive and medical care to them. The staff are very friendly and caring.
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.
Start a Vibrant Retirement: Assisted Living and Memory Care at Park Regency Thornton If you're looking for a tranquil but active assisted living or memory care community in the north Denver area, look no further. At Park Regency Thornton, a Bethesda Senior Living Community, experience inspired...
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Photo of Inglenook At Brighton
55 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
5.5
Review score
38 reviews
5.5
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38 reviews
5 star
34%
4 star
36%
3 star
11%
2 star
8%
1 star
11%
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It is a very old community and it is showing. There are some units being remodeled, but most are like stepping back into the 70s. I was not pleased with the state of my dads unit. He did have to make a last...
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.
Welcome to Inglenook at Brighton! One of the most important influences on your overall health and happiness is your living environment. Inglenook at Brighton is a retirement community where you can enjoy an independent, yet secure lifestyle, pursuing new interests and expanding your circle of...
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4 star
75%
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So far they are doing a pretty good job. It's very clean, and the staff is friendly. They have a lot of turnover, so there is a lot of getting to know people, that can be a little difficult. I can't really...
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.
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Cost of assisted living in Brighton, CO

The average cost of senior living in Brighton is $5,101 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Aurora, CO with an average of $4,927 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Brighton, CO vs. nearby cities

Brighton, CO
$5,101/mo
$5,175/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Brighton, CO vs. the state and national average

Brighton, CO
$5,101/mo
U.S. national average
$4,537/mo

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

Assisted Living
$5,101/mo
$5,338/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Brighton, CO by room type

Semi-Private
$3,848/mo
Studio
$5,079/mo
1 Bedroom
$5,273/mo
2 Bedroom
$5,336/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Brighton over time

Brighton, COCO stateNational

Ways to pay for Assisted Living in Brighton, CO

Paying for assisted living may seem daunting, but knowing all your options can be empowering. Read about the many private and public payment options that families use to pay for assisted living in Brighton.

What families are saying about assisted living in Brighton

Recent reviews for assisted living in Brighton

Golden Orchard III in Wheat Ridge, CO

5.0
We love the staff and living situation for my 2 elderly parents at Golden Orchard, Finding this lovely group home was a Blessing for us. My Dad and Mom are well taken care of in every way. Such a huge difference in how well my parents are doing in this very caring group home environment!. Food ...
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The Courtyards at Mountain View in Denver, CO

4.8
Very comfortable facility, incredibly friendly, staff, and residents, the activities directors are truly amazing, a community where people look out for each other, it has been a wonderful home for my dad. The PT/OT/Speech therapy services are fantastic! My Dad is thriving!

Village at Belmar in Lakewood, CO

5.0
My mother was previously a resident at Village at Belmar and everything was great for her at this facility. The cleanliness and friendliness were great. The staff, care service and value for cost were also great. They did a wonderful job caring for my mother. I would recommend Village at Belmar ...
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Brighton review score based on 41 family reviews

7.9
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This proprietary review score is based on 41 reviews of 5 Brighton assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Brighton 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

Brighton review score compared against nearby cities

7.9
Brighton, CO5 facilities
7.8
Lochbuie, CO286 facilities
7.8
Fort Lupton, CO284 facilities

Review subcategories for Brighton 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 41 reviews of 5 Brighton assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare Brighton 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.
Brighton, CO averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.0
4.5
Friendliness
4.4
4.6
Care services
3.5
4.2
Staff
4.3
4.5
Meals & dining
3.1
4.1
Activities
3.4
4.0
Value for cost*
3.5
4.1
0.01.02.03.04.05.0
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Brighton assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Brighton assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Brighton, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in Brighton assisted living

Assisted living communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of assisted living partners in Brighton that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Brighton, CONational
Full medication management
Full medication management
80%
51.6%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
60%
33%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
80%
98.9%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99.3%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
80%
56.2%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
60%
29.6%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
80%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
60%
47.7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
80%
53%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Brighton assisted living

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of Brighton Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Brighton, CONational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
80%
50.5%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
80%
31.6%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
60%
40.6%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
20%
13.4%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Brighton assisted living

Assisted living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Brighton partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Brighton, CONational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
20%
26.4%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
40%
39.2%
No sugar
No sugar
40%
36.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
40%
34.5%
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Availability of select dining options in Brighton assisted living

Our assisted living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Brighton communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Brighton, CONational
Professional chef
Professional chef
80%
30.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
80%
41.2%
Room service
Room service
60%
35%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
40%
17.3%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Brighton assisted living

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered assisted living communities in Brighton offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Brighton, CONational
Activity director
Activity director
80%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
60%
30.3%
Community service programs
Community service programs
60%
29.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
80%
49%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
80%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
80%
51.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
60%
40.2%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
60%
33.4%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
80%
36.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
80%
45.5%
Live performances
Live performances
80%
45.9%
Dances
Dances
40%
28.6%
Fitness center
Fitness center
60%
23.7%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
80%
44.8%
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State regulations for assisted living in Brighton

Safety is a primary concern when seniors and their families look for assisted living. Each state has its own laws and inspection processes to ensure seniors reside in a safe environment. Learning about Colorado assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in Brighton protect seniors.

Learn about Colorado Assisted Living regulations

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Brookdale Longmont, Brookdale Brighton and Brookdale Boulder Creek are the top-rated assisted living facilities near Brighton, Colorado. See full list of communities.

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