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Average starting price $3,263/month
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Bickford of Fort Dodge

1536 20th Avenue North, Fort Dodge, IA 50501 | 1.3 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

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We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her...

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Enclosed Courtyard
Art Classes
4.6(4 reviews)

Mother had progressive dementia, she was a handfull for the staff. The staff was very patient with her. Mother made no complaints about the facility. Mom was always a social person, as her disease progressed...

Independence Village of Ames

1325 Coconino Rd, Ames, IA 50014 | 43 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Welcome to Independence Village! At Independence Village of Ames, we enjoy spending time getting to know our residents and helping them explore the best living options for each of their specific needs. We’re here to assist with daily tasks like housekeeping, getting ready for the day, or even...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.8(51 reviews)

wonderful place for my grandma to spend her final years. the staff were so helpful and caring!!! they were a huge help in the transition process and even helped get hospice arranged for my grandmother. would...

Swan Place

1024 E. 12th Street, Carroll, IA 51401 | 45.7 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

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Swan Place is located in the picturesque small town of Carroll, Iowa. We are on the east end of town just one block south of Northeast Park. Our beautiful community evokes images of country living, with its large front porch and white picket fence in front. We have two enclosed courtyards where...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.2(23 reviews)

My Dad loves Swan Place. Whenever I speak to him, he can't tell me enough how friendly and caring everyone is at Swan Place. He loves the meals and even after a year of being there, he still can't believe...

Perry Lutheran Homes Spring Valley Campus

501 12th St, Perry, IA 50220 | 46.8 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

Spring Valley Campus Assisted LivingAssisted living at is finest! Enjoy beautiful living quarters, excellent dining options, a variety of activities, outdoor patio, and more. Truly relax and live worry free at Spring Valley assisted living campus - conveniently connected to Dallas County Hospital...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.0(1 review)

Overall they really are working hard to try to meet the individual needs of the senior individual. My mom has, for example, gluten intolerance, so they're working with her to accommodate that with their...

Bickford of Ames

2418 Kent Ave, Ames, IA 50010 | 42.3 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her...

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3.1(11 reviews)

My experience has been really good. My mom like it. My mom likes the food. The staff is awesome. The room sizes are good, could be bigger, but there are plenty of common areas. They have a wonderful outdoor...

Green Hills Health Care Center

2210 Hamilton Dr, Ames, IA 50014 | 44.5 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Addington Place of Carroll

1214 East 18th Street, Carroll, IA 51401 | 45.4 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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SunnyBrook Assisted Living of Carroll is an Iowa Certified Assisted Living facility that is here to provide a higher quality of care and life for seniors.Our 46 apartment community will provide to all residents as part of monthly rent:3 nutritious home-cooked restaurant style meals and snacks 24...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.0(4 reviews)

We like the tour of the community. The staff was nice and caring. We knew that the care would have been good due to having someone who lives there. We think that families should tour this community for the...

King's Gardens Campus of Perry Lutheran Homes

2323 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220 | 46.6 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Memory Care

Innovative, Personalized, and Christ-Centered - Perry Lutheran HomePerry Lutheran Home in Perry, Iowa is Your Christian, Caring Community offering a Continuum of Care for your loved one to meet their changing needs. Perry Lutheran Home offers education and expertise, home care, assisted living,...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.4(7 reviews)

Finding a home for a senior loved one is never an easy choice. It certainly wasn’t for us! When a fall and surgery dictated a move out of assisted living and into a long-term facility, we had some agonizing...

Eden Acres Campus of Perry Lutheran Homes

1300 28th St, Perry, IA 50220 | 46.5 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Perry Lutheran Homes Eden Acres Campus is located on the rich plains of Perry, Iowa 25 miles NW of Des Moines. Eden Acres is like a close-nit community of extended friends and family and has been part of the Perry community since 1957.In 2014, we opened a new, 72,000 square feet nursing, memory...

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Beauty Salon
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Stonebridge Suites

713 Scuyler Street, Pomeroy, IA 50575 | 25.6 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

Scuyler Place Assisted Living is designed for couples or individuals. Our staff provide provide a friendly atmosphere that will make you feel right at home. Activities are planned and designed to help prevent the isolation that can result from physical challenges. Feel the independence of your...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
5.0(1 review)

I am so happy with this community the staff are wonderful. I get to have different choices for my meals. When i do receive my meals they are very tasty balanced meals and the temperature for them is great....

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Meadows Assisted Living

1320 S Main St, Clarion, IA 50525 | 27.4 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Assisted Living

The Gardens of Jefferson

1000 W Washington Street, Jefferson, IA 50129 | 35.6 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

The Gardens Retirement Community of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, offers all the amenities that every senior could enjoy. Our staff is here to help adjust to new living circumstances and offer a helping hand to adjust to the new setting. We have a passion for enriching the lives of seniors and...

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The Rose of Ames

1315 Coconino Road, Ames, IA 50014 | 43 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

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The Rose of Ames Affordable Assisted Living community is located in Ames, Iowa. The community has 56 units situated in a tranquil residential neighborhood on the border of Ames in Story County. It is also located in a part that has low crime rates making it quite safe for residents. The Mary...

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Beauty Salon
Art Classes
4.8(4 reviews)

The staff are nice and helpful. My mother in law is enjoying some of the daily activities offered. The food is good and they offer god sized portions. They do keep the community clean. I would recommend...

Greenleaf Retirement Community

1305 N 22nd St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501 | (< 1 mile)from Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living

Fort Dodge Villa Care Ctr

2721 10th Ave N, Fort Dodge, IA 50501 | 1.1 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living

River Ridge And Gardens AL

420 Kenyon Rd, Fort Dodge, IA 50501 | 1.6 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living

Journey Senior Services

17504 Mahogany, Carroll, IA 51401 | 44.7 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Memory Care

5.0(1 review)

First impression was great we think the staff team there does amazing work. When it comes to the value for cost we do think our loved one is in the best place he could be. We are still not able to come to...

Arlington Place of Pocahontas

101 NE 5th St, Pocahontas, IA 50574 | 29 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Thank you for your interest in Arlington Place of Pocahontas, Assisted Living Community. You will find that Arlington Place is unlike the traditional assisted living settings you might encounter elsewhere. All of our apartments are fully equipped with stoves, refrigerators, dish - washers, and...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.5(2 reviews)

I was trying to find a place for my wife that offered memory care and there really aren’t that many in the area. After looking at several different places, we thought this place would be the best fit. My...

Rotary Homes Senior Living

620 SE 5th St, Eagle Grove, IA 50533 | 17.9 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living, Senior Apartments

Crestview Apartments

2501 Des Moines St, Webster City, IA 50595 | 18.8 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living

5.0(2 reviews)

Great activities and really caring staff!

Sunnyview Retirement

500 E Lake St, Rockwell City, IA 50579 | 23.8 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living

Belle Haven & Rehabilitation Center

1107 7th St NE, Belmond, IA 50421 | 37.8 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living, Nursing Homes

About ABCM CorporationThe Rehabilitation Center of Belmond is owned by ABCM Corporation, Hampton, IA. ABCM is a multi-facility provider offering top-quality, long-term care services unmatched in the state of Iowa. We believe in a Person Directed Care approach to long-term care, encouraging the...

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Heartwood House

1801 20th Street, Ames, IA 50010 | 42.7 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Memory Care

Heartwood House is an assisted living community located in the lovey and quaint city of Ames, Story County, Iowa. Ames is a picturesque midwestern town with lots of green grass, trees, and wide streets. This college town is actually considered to be one of the best college towns in the United...

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4.0(1 review)

We did not have a set appointment when we had taken the tour of this house but the lady was very kind when we showed up and made sure to give us a detailed look at there home. i just had a hard time with the...

Northridge Village

3300 George W Carver Avenue, Ames, IA 50010 | 43.4 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

4.6(21 reviews)

Northridge Village has light, cheerful apartments with a convenient kitchen. There is a "family feel" with residents sincerely interested in being helpful and caring. We appreciate people in the medical...

Garden View Assisted Living

502 S Maple St, Carroll, IA 51401 | 47 milesfrom Fort Dodge center

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Cost of assisted living in Fort Dodge, IA

The average cost of senior living in Fort Dodge is 3,263 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Clarion, IA with an average of 1,750 per month.

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What is assisted living?

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

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  • Help with personal care
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Independence Village of Ames, Swan Place and Bickford of Fort Dodge are the top rated assisted living facilities near Fort Dodge, Iowa. See full list of communities.

There are 28 assisted living facilities near Fort Dodge, Iowa. See the full list.

The best assisted living facilities near you in Fort Dodge, Iowa are Independence Village of Ames. These assisted living communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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