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Photo of HeartFields Assisted Living at Frederick
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9.3
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My brother had a degenerative neurological disease (PSP) with a fairly rapid onset and escalation. He and his family chose Heartfields when he reached a point of requiring more intensive oversight and 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.
Welcome to HeartFields, A Five Star Senior Living Community! Located in the Dearbought neighborhood, our beautiful, home-like, community, you will find 24-hour licensed nursing, dedicated caregivers, a secure dementia / Alzheimer's area, individual care plans, an on-site team of professionals,...
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22 Floor plans available
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I definitely would recommend Sunrise is a warm, caring community with the right staff for my mom's needs. Other places here had her in memory care to get the appropriate staffing level.
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.
Sunrise of Frederick is an assisted living community in Frederick, Maryland, located just blocks from The Golden Mile (Route 40 west). Sunrise of Frederick is nestled in a suburban, convenient setting. We pride ourselves in our experience in Frederick County with nearly 15 years serving seniors...
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44 Floor plans available
8.7
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73 reviews
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73 reviews
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My mom was previously a resident at Brookdale Hagerstown and overall it was a very good experience for her. The cleanliness and care services were good. The friendliness and the staff were both great....
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.
Our lively and vibrant senior living community in Hagerstown, Md., which provides both assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, is in an elegant building that feels much like a grand hotel of the past. Offering all the conveniences of big city living, our community is surrounded by...
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When we decided to move my dad from Gettysburg, PA, where he lived his entire life, I was filled with anxiety. Moving him to Somerford was wonderful! He feels like he is with family there. He loves the...
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.
Somerford Place - Frederick is our Alzheimer's Assisted Living community, and is on the same campus as Somerford House - Frederick, our Assisted Living community. Both properties are owned by Five Star Senior Living and located on the same campus. Somerford Place offers assisted living...
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8.0
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10 reviews
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From a family members perspective, Comfort Care is a small, quiet, nice and comfortable place for anyone who is looking for that type of atmosphere in a rural farming type area. It is open 24/7 and is a...
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.
Comfort Care Inc. is a senior living community located in Fairfield, PA. Fairfield is located in Adams County and is home to just over 500 people. Fairfield is a small historic town with lots of open fields, ranches, farms, small shops and stores where residents can run errands, go out to...
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We toured this facility during the height of covid and they were very flexible and let us come look at the apartment my mother would move to before we made a decision. their marketing coordinator was...
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.
Lorien Taneytown has been a landmark in Carroll County for over a decade. In 2014, Lorien built a 52 bed assisted living looking to offer another level of care to seniors in the area. With a focus on quality care, socialization, and independence, our philosophy encourages our residents to age in...
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They do not have enough staff members and the turnover of the staff is very fast. Overall cleanliness also needs to be improved, especially in the bathrooms. It all has to do with the staffing, but [name...
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.
Charlotte's Home, Inc I is a residential care home for seniors located in Boonsboro, Maryland in Washington County. Boonsboro is a quaint rural town at the foot of South Mountain. It is close to the Antietam National Battlefield and offers a variety of other historical sites to enjoy with...
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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, Nursing Homes
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.
Nursing Homes: Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.
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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.
Tucked into the exclusive Worman’s Mill Village off Route 26 and Monocacy Boulevard in Frederick, Maryland, Village Crossing at Worman's Mill is a beautiful new Assisted Living and Memory Care residence with private rental apartments that keep you close to the charm and bustling activity of the...
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Photo of Montevue Assisted Living
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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.
Odyssey Assisted Living at Montevue is an assisted living community located in a quiet, unique and upscale neighborhood in Frederick, MD. It is a world-class memory care community living designed to assist residents to remain social, while enjoying the things that they loved doing before their...
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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 Trinity House Apartments
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 The Leland of Laurel Run
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The experience we have had with The Leland of Laurel Run has been very positive. I certainly recommend them. They did a really good job working with my sister to get her acclimated to the new place 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.
The Leland of Laurel Run strives to give our residents all the care, security and comforts of home. Newly renovated and opened in December, 2012, our unique setting downtown Waynesboro offers a step back in history. Once the Leland Hotel, the building has been purchased and re-purposed into a...
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My mother is at Fahrney Keedy right now. She loves everything about the community even though we are in a pandemic. She has had wonderful experience with the staff members, and getting situated. The...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living, Nursing Homes
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.
Nursing Homes: Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.
Fahrney-Keedy Home and Village is nestled among the foothills of the picturesque Catoctin Mountains of Northern Washington County.  This 90 acre Maryland retirement community offers breathtaking vistas in all directions.  We are located just minutes from Interstates 70 or 81. As a...
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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.
Robinwood is a tranquil, relaxing assisted living community located in Hagerstown, Maryland, within minutes of most of the area's entertainment and shopping. As an assisted living community, we strive to provide our residents with customized care to meet their needs. Our community offers spacious...
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Cost of assisted living in Thurmont, MD

The average cost of senior living in Thurmont is $5,145 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Westminster, MD with an average of $4,407 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Thurmont, MD vs. nearby cities

Thurmont, MD
$5,145/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Thurmont, MD vs. the state and national average

Thurmont, MD
$5,145/mo
U.S. national average
$4,552/mo

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

Assisted Living
$5,145/mo
$5,431/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Thurmont, MD by room type

Semi-Private
$5,558/mo
Studio
$6,488/mo
1 Bedroom
$7,254/mo
2 Bedroom
$8,067/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Thurmont over time

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Ways to pay for Assisted Living in Thurmont, MD

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 Thurmont.

What families are saying about assisted living in Thurmont

Recent reviews for assisted living in Thurmont

Comfort Care in Fairfield, PA

5.0
Having to find placement for a loved one was a "Daunting" task. We looked at many options elsewhere and were mortified by what we saw! There entire staff have been exceptional! Kind, caring, and professional! we can clearly see their excellence..... They go above and beyond. Food, fantastic! ...
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Azalia Home in Frederick, MD

5.0
My wife moved to Bethany Living II early of this year. Since then she is happier and improved her condition. Place is very clean and food is well balanced, fresh. The staff is very friendly and compassionate.

Charlotte's Home, Inc II in Maugansville, MD

4.6
I think this is great for home feeling .. and not feeling like your stuck in hospital . The rooms are spacious and I can pop in anytime I want the door is always opened ... and I like that. The staff is taking great care of my Dad and he seems well settled.The home feeling ... and not being ...
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Thurmont review score based on 32 family reviews

7.6
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This proprietary review score is based on 32 reviews of 16 Thurmont assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Thurmont 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

Thurmont review score compared against nearby cities

7.6
Thurmont, MD16 facilities
8.2
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Review subcategories for Thurmont 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 32 reviews of 16 Thurmont assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare Thurmont 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.
Thurmont, MD averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.5
4.5
Friendliness
4.7
4.6
Care services
4.3
4.2
Staff
4.6
4.5
Meals & dining
4.1
4.1
Activities
3.7
4.0
Value for cost*
3.9
4.1
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Thurmont assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Thurmont assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Thurmont, 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 Thurmont 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 Thurmont that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Thurmont, MDNational
Full medication management
Full medication management
68.8%
51.6%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
43.8%
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
68.8%
56.2%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
31.3%
29.6%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
100%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
56.3%
47.7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
56.3%
53%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Thurmont 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 Thurmont Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Thurmont, MDNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
68.8%
50.5%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
37.5%
31.6%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
56.3%
40.6%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
12.5%
13.4%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Thurmont 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 Thurmont partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Thurmont, MDNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
25%
26.4%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
50%
39.2%
No sugar
No sugar
50%
36.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
62.5%
34.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
31.3%
12.5%
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Availability of select dining options in Thurmont 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 Thurmont communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Thurmont, MDNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
37.5%
30.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
43.8%
41.2%
Room service
Room service
50%
35%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
31.3%
17.3%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Thurmont 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 Thurmont offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Thurmont, MDNational
Activity director
Activity director
50%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
37.5%
30.3%
Community service programs
Community service programs
31.3%
29.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
62.5%
49%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
50%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
56.3%
51.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
43.8%
40.2%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
25%
33.4%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
37.5%
36.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
43.8%
45.5%
Live performances
Live performances
50%
45.9%
Dances
Dances
18.8%
28.6%
Fitness center
Fitness center
25%
23.7%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
50%
44.8%
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State regulations for assisted living in Thurmont

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 Maryland assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in Thurmont protect seniors.

Learn about Maryland Assisted Living regulations

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Azalia Home, Charlotte's Home, Inc II and Paramount Senior Living at Chambersburg Road are the top-rated assisted living facilities near Thurmont, Maryland. See full list of communities.

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