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My loved one is currently a resident at Elk River Senior Living and the overall experience has been very good so far. It is a nice facility, I enjoy the residents and the staff. I would recommend Elk River...
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.
Built in 2018, Elk River Senior Living is a family owned senior living community nestled in the heart of Elk River. With 98 apartments, we offer independent living, assisted living as well as memory care. We pride ourselves on our welcoming residents and compassionate staff. Our team focuses on...
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It was a really good choice for them at the time. However, dad is now in long-term care and mom recently passed. I would recommend to 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.
DIAMONDCREST at the Wellstead of Rogers is a beautiful four story private pay assisted living facility with an impressive stone exterior. The 'center' core of this state-of-the-art facility provides special resident amenities to include a dining room, Captain's lounge and bar, movie theater,...
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Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
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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.
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.
Class A home care provider can provide home care services any place the client lives and may provide therapies including, but not limited to, physical and occupational therapy. Along with providing assisted living and respite and daycare services as availible.Family owned Minnesota based company...
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This place is excellent! The staff are the best and my sister loves to live here. Definitely check it out for your loved one,.
Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
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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.
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.
Now Open!Chev’s Place, LLC is a newly-licensed residential care home in Rogers, MN. Residential care homes are the new option for elder care. We provide assisted living and memory care in a beautiful private home located 5 minutes from the Maple Grove hospital. If your loved one can no longer...
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This facility is very spacious and beautiful. It is a bit pricey, but so are a lot of retirement communities in the area. The staff is wonderful and they treat the residents well. The other residents here...
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.
About The Legacy of St. Michael Senior Living CommunitySt. Michael is a growing community of over 16,000 people with diverse business opportunities and we are the only Senior Community that offers Housing with Services for our seniors. We are only 25 minutes to downtown Minneapolis and 35 miles...
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We do think they tried very hard when it came to the meals and dining experience. They did have good activities like arts and crafts and different painting classes. Based on the experience we have had so far...
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.
Keller Lake Commons is an assisted living facility located on the shores of Keller Lake in Big Lake, Minnesota. Residing at Keller Lake Commons brings some pretty terrific benefits which include exceptional assistance with your daily living needs along with the opportunity to become part of a...
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Some of the staff members are great they get 10 stars for being so warm and caring to the residents, however some other staff members not so much. The quality of care given to the residents really depends on...
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.
Suite Living of Ramsey is a 32 private suite Assisted Living & Memory Care Senior Community that provides quality care to our seniors, with a personal touch. Our communities are small and intimate, providing a cozy warm atmosphere that feels like home. Suite Living is locally owned and...
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Provides: Assisted Living, Senior Apartments
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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.
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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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.
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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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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.

Cost of assisted living in Elk River, MN

The average cost of senior living in Elk River is $4,095 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Zimmerman, MN with an average of $3,767 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Elk River, MN vs. nearby cities

Elk River, MN
$4,095/mo
$4,138/mo
$4,074/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Elk River, MN vs. the state and national average

Elk River, MN
$4,095/mo
U.S. national average
$4,537/mo

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

Assisted Living
$4,095/mo
$4,063/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Elk River, MN by room type

Studio
$7,117/mo
1 Bedroom
$3,828/mo
2 Bedroom
$4,425/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Elk River over time

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Ways to pay for Assisted Living in Elk River, MN

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 Elk River.

What families are saying about assisted living in Elk River

Recent reviews for assisted living in Elk River

Crest View Senior Community at Blaine

5.0
Great place to be!! Everybody is so frendly. People are imrportant. The experience is okay. We picked this community because it was the only one near by.

Stoney River Assisted Living and Memory Support in Ramsey, MN

3.9
It's not as nice as it was when mom first started living there due to a change in ownership. There seems to be fewer aides helping the residents. However, there are therapists available who are marvelous. Mom's occupational therapist has been wonderful; she's got mom moving her wheelchair with ...
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Edgemont Place in Blaine, MN

4.1
The staff is what I like the most about Edgemont Place. Every 6 weeks, Edgemont Place provides a 1-hour meeting for the residents' loved ones to come and voice any issues they may have in front of the directors. The move-in process was very welcoming and they made it very special.

Elk River assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Elk River assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Elk River, 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 Elk River 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 Elk River 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
63.6%
51.6%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
27.3%
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
63.6%
56.2%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
27.3%
29.6%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
100%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
36.4%
47.7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
54.5%
53%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Elk River 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 Elk River Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Elk River, MNNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
63.6%
50.5%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
27.3%
31.6%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
54.5%
40.6%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
27.3%
13.4%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Elk River 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 Elk River partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Elk River, MNNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
9.1%
26.4%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
18.2%
39.2%
No sugar
No sugar
18.2%
36.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
18.2%
34.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
9.1%
12.5%
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Availability of select dining options in Elk River 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 Elk River communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Elk River, MNNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
18.2%
30.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
27.3%
41.2%
Room service
Room service
27.3%
35%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
18.2%
17.3%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Elk River 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 Elk River offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
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Activity director
Activity director
27.3%
45.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
27.3%
29.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
54.5%
49%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
36.4%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
45.5%
51.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
18.2%
40.2%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
18.2%
33.4%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
27.3%
36.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
36.4%
45.5%
Live performances
Live performances
27.3%
45.9%
Dances
Dances
9.1%
28.6%
Fitness center
Fitness center
18.2%
23.7%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
36.4%
44.8%
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State regulations for assisted living in Elk River

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 Minnesota assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in Elk River protect seniors.

Learn about Minnesota Assisted Living regulations

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