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Photo of Cedarhurst of Nicholasville
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One thing I am concerned about is the high turn over in senior staff over last year and a half. New senior staff seem more corporate than client concerned, but residents seem happy. Some concerns about "cost...
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.
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Photo of Bridgepointe at Ashgrove Woods
99 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
8.1
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14 reviews
8.1
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When it comes to the meals and dining service, our loved one complains that the food is bland. It seems they are just fixing things like the school cafeteria. I wish it had more of a restaurant flare spices...
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.
Bridgepointe at Ashgrove Woods is a senior living community designed to help families grow closer as loved ones grow older. As a life plan community, we offer multiple levels of care at one address, with a lifestyle that balances active independence with trusted support. Residents enjoy a...
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Photo of Cedarhurst of Beaumont
2424 Photos available
55 Floor plans available
9.3
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21 reviews
9.3
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Dad is very happy there! Everyone seems to be on the same wavelength on resident care. They are friendly and very helpful. When we looked at other places, Cedarhurst was far above the others!
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.
Cedarhurst of Beaumont, located in Lexington, KY, is a Assisted Living and Memory Care community offering a vibrant and fulfilling life. Our personal care and memory care senior living lifestyle options give you what you need to live life to the fullest.Our memory care community is created just...
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Photo of Highgrove at Tates Creek
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33 Floor plans available
8.0
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54 reviews
8.0
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54 reviews
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Great people, flexible food options, feels good that my loved one is in a place where he can get care. They offered two large bedroooms and a garage.
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.
Highgrove at Tates Creek is located in the Tates Creek area of southeast Lexington, just south of Man O' War Boulevard. The community is constructed on a beautiful site consisting of rolling hills, mature trees and a winding creek.At Highgrove at Tates Creek, we provide service with dignity. We...
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2020 Photos available
8.0
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3 reviews
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It was the best fit for my mother, the physical layout, the activities available, the friendly and caring people, easy communication access, it is close to my home, within our budget. I would recommend to...
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.
If it's time to slow down with the upkeep on a house and get busy enjoying a maintenance-free lifestyle, Sayre Christian Village has many options for you to choose between.We recognize that most everyone has become accustomed to more space. Our Friendship Towers apartments were built with that in...
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Great food, wonderful compassionate staff in a southern hospitality atmosphere! I can’t express how great our experience was at Tanbark. I would highly recommend to any family looking for a place for their...
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.
Tanbark Senior Living combines exceptional care, extensive experience and luxury surroundings to create one of the finest personal care, health care and rehabilitation communities in the region.Personal CareOur carefully selected and trained staff are equipped to assist residents with activities...
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77 Floor plans available
6.0
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22 reviews
6.0
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22 reviews
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My loved one is a resident at Legacy Reserve at Fritz Farm. The staff here are friendly and helpful. There are a lot of activities and the food options are good. I would recommend this facility for a loved...
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.
Legacy Reserve at Fritz Farm is a unique senior living experience for the astute, active senior promoting the freedom to enjoy life. Our Independent Living community promotes a healthy and energetic lifestyle giving residents the opportunity to be as engaged and occupied as they choose to be....
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Photo of The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Lexington
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The Lantern has an honest and trustworthy staff. I really respect the nurses, administration, and staff. [Removed], the maintenance guy, was very personable and took up with my dad immediately. I do think...
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.
Conveniently located at 225 Ruccio Way adjacent to Morning Pointe of Lexington Senior Living off of Reynolds Road and near Fayette Mall, The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Lexington is a single-level, state-of-the-art Alzheimer's Center of Excellence specially designed for seniors with dementia and...
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I would recommend the community. The best part of the community is they take care of my loved one, this allows us to be family. There is nothing at this time that I would change about the community.
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.
Conveniently located next to Homewood Suites and across the street from Meijers Department Store in Lexington, Kentucky, Morning Pointe of Lexington is a a single-level, state-of-the-art Senior Living Community on 5.11 acres. At Morning Pointe you will find assistance with medication,...
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I love this place and so does my mother!!! They keep moms mind working on the lantern. There has been some staffing change in the past year but has not been an issue from us. My mom is higher functioning and...
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.
Conveniently located near St. Joseph's Hospital East off Richmond Road, just south of Man O'War Boulevard in Lexington, Kentucky, Morning Pointe of Lexington-East is a single-level, state-of-the-art Senior Living community on ten acres. The facility also offers The Lantern Alzheimer's Memory Care...
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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.
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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.
Photo of Wesley Methodist Village
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.
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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.
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.

Cost of assisted living in Nicholasville, KY

The average cost of senior living in Nicholasville is $4,393 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Mackville, KY with an average of $3,576 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Nicholasville, KY vs. nearby cities

Nicholasville, KY
$4,393/mo
$4,411/mo
$4,358/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Nicholasville, KY vs. the state and national average

Nicholasville, KY
$4,393/mo
U.S. national average
$4,537/mo

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

Assisted Living
$4,393/mo
$4,393/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Nicholasville, KY by room type

Studio
$4,879/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,298/mo
2 Bedroom
$5,580/mo
Detached Cottage/Bungalow
$3,900/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Nicholasville over time

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Ways to pay for Assisted Living in Nicholasville, KY

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 Nicholasville.

What families are saying about assisted living in Nicholasville

Recent reviews for assisted living in Nicholasville

Morning Pointe of Lexington-East

5.0
I would like to thank the staff and the management for their hard work and compassionate care of my mother. It is never easy to trust someone else to care for your loved ones. They try very hard to make my mother feel at home, make her smile, and tailor her experience to meet her specific ...
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McDowell Place of Danville

5.0
I'd give them a 5 in all categories. It's a nice place and my parents are happy living there. Based on the experience we have had so far with McDowell Place, we would recommend this community to other families

Morning Pointe of Danville

5.0
Our first choice! We just experienced the difficulty decision to place my mother in Senior home. It was so very hard, but Morning Pointe made this process very easy. We are very satisfied with the care she is receiving. I am amazed at the care and compassion that all the staff shows! My mother ...
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Nicholasville review score based on 34 family reviews

7.2
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This proprietary review score is based on 34 reviews of 15 Nicholasville assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Nicholasville 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

Nicholasville review score compared against nearby cities

7.2
Nicholasville, KY15 facilities
8.5
Wilmore, KY5 facilities
8.0
Keene, KY19 facilities

Review subcategories for Nicholasville 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 34 reviews of 15 Nicholasville assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare Nicholasville 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.
Nicholasville, KY averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.2
4.5
Friendliness
4.3
4.6
Care services
3.8
4.2
Staff
4.2
4.5
Meals & dining
3.8
4.1
Activities
3.8
4.0
Value for cost*
3.7
4.1
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Nicholasville assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Nicholasville assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Nicholasville, 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 Nicholasville 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 Nicholasville that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
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Full medication management
Full medication management
53.3%
51.6%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
40%
33%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
100%
98.9%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99.3%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
66.7%
56.2%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
33.3%
29.6%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
100%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
60%
47.7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
46.7%
53%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Nicholasville 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 Nicholasville Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Nicholasville, KYNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
60%
50.5%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
46.7%
31.6%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
53.3%
40.6%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
20%
13.4%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Nicholasville 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 Nicholasville partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Nicholasville, KYNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
26.7%
26.4%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
46.7%
39.2%
No sugar
No sugar
46.7%
36.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
33.3%
34.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
13.3%
12.5%
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Availability of select dining options in Nicholasville 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 Nicholasville communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Nicholasville, KYNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
33.3%
30.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
46.7%
41.2%
Room service
Room service
40%
35%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
40%
17.3%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Nicholasville 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 Nicholasville offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Nicholasville, KYNational
Activity director
Activity director
53.3%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
33.3%
30.3%
Community service programs
Community service programs
26.7%
29.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
60%
49%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
46.7%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
53.3%
51.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
40%
40.2%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
33.3%
33.4%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
33.3%
36.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
46.7%
45.5%
Live performances
Live performances
46.7%
45.9%
Dances
Dances
33.3%
28.6%
Fitness center
Fitness center
53.3%
23.7%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
53.3%
44.8%
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State regulations for assisted living in Nicholasville

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 Kentucky assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in Nicholasville protect seniors.

Learn about Kentucky Assisted Living regulations

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