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10 Best Independent Living Communities in Poulsbo, WA

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Photo of Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo
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22 Floor plans available
9.2
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Staff is kind and friendly. Due to staffing they are not always prompt. Actual NURSING duties (ie NOT AIDES but Nurses)- staff lack expertise/knowledge. I am happy that I am an RN and can overlook some of...
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 residents have traded chores, and the hassle and stress that often comes from living at home for a life filled with interesting things to do and interesting people to do them with. All in a setting that feels just like home sweet home.We provide assisted living and memory care services to...
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9.3
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18 reviews
5 star
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My friend lived there from [date removed] until [date removed] When she passed away. The staff seemed friendly the unit and facility seemed clean and nice.
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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8.5
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My loved one is currently a resident at Crista Shores and the experience has been great for her so far. She is very happy at Crista Shores. The cleanliness and friendliness are great. The staff, meals,...
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.
Crista Shores, which is a part of the CRISTA Senior Living family is located on the beautiful Kitsap Peninsula. Here you can take in the picturesque beauty of Dyes Inlet, with sealife, bald eagles, and beach views outside of each apartment. Stroll along the five-mile Clear Creek Trail with a...
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8.0
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They take great care of our mom, and she's adapting, but she likes to go places, but hasn't driven in 20 years. She's used to more activity. I'd like them to have more activities outside the fieldstone...
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.
Our Approach to Memory CareAt Fieldstone Memory Care, we are committed to enriching the lives of our residents and their families by providing engaging, compassionate care focused on residents with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia. Our team is made up of exceptional people who are...
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8.0
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8.0
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Wyatt House provided me with transitional care for four months following surgery. The staff did a wonderful job coordinating my move from a skilled nursing facility and welcomed me into a comfortable,...
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.
With a full spectrum of services, assistance, and rich decorative touches, this house is definitely a home. Wyatt House strikes a lovely balance by providing the most compassionate care in the most comfortable surroundings. So whether enjoying the company of friends in the dining room, or taking...
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My parents spent the last four plus years of their lives at Liberty Shores Assisted Living Community in Poulsbo and our experience could not have been more superb. Not only could they enjoy the stunning...
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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My dad likes his apartment at Winslow Manor, owned and managed by Bainbridge Senior Living. It is conveniently located to downtown Bainbridge Island, so he can walk to shopping, dining, cultural events, the...
Provides: Independent Living, Senior Apartments
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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.
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Winslow Manor, in the heart of Winslow, offers independent senior living in a modern, low-rise apartment complex on Bainbridge Island with year-round views of beautiful Eagle Harbor. Every apartment features two bedrooms, one bathroom, a spacious kitchen and a convenient in-unit laundry room....
Photo of Madison Avenue Retirement Center
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My parents never wanted to leave their own home, but it became increasingly obvious that they weren't able to take care of themselves after my father had a stroke. I toured Madison House and liked what I...
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.
It's like you just settled into a small and gracious hotel. Comfortable and richly appointed, the Madison Avenue House provides an environment of compassionate care in a most welcoming setting. With light and spacious apartments featuring kitchens and exterior balconies, the Madison Avenue House...
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Provides: Independent Living
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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.
For those who want their own space and privacy, but easy access to a robust social life and services amenities, this is an ideal option. Our community is designed specifically for the needs of our active resident who want to live an independent lifestyle. Residents will have piece of mind that...
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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.
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Provides: Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
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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My mother was a resident with Bainbridge Senior Living for nearly 10 years, 7 at Madison Avenue and 3 years in the Memory Care unit at Madrona House. The staff are wonderful and caring individuals at both...
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 Madrona House is an assisted living community located in the beautiful city of Bainbridge Island, Kitsap County, Washington. Our community offers many cozy comforts of home. Dubbed as one of the Best Places to Live in the United States, Bainbridge offers scenic coastal views and plenty of...

Cost of independent living in Poulsbo, WA

The average cost of senior living in Poulsbo is $4,513 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Bremerton, WA with an average of $4,081 per month.

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Poulsbo, WA vs. nearby cities

Poulsbo, WA
$4,592/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Poulsbo, WA vs. the state and national average

Poulsbo, WA
$4,592/mo
U.S. national average
$3,979/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Poulsbo vs. other types of senior living

$5,369/mo
Independent Living
$4,592/mo

Median monthly costs of Independent Living in Poulsbo, WA by room type

Semi-Private
$5,224/mo
Studio
$6,252/mo
1 Bedroom
$6,322/mo
2 Bedroom
$7,722/mo

Average cost of Independent Living in Poulsbo over time

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What families are saying about independent living in Poulsbo

Recent reviews for independent living in Poulsbo

Brookdale Everett

3.4
It's been fine here. Everyone here is about the same as the other buildings I've lived at. I'm very independent, so everyone pretty much leaves me alone. I'm happy here and feel good here.

Aegis of Kirkland

5.0
I can confidently rate Aegis of Kirkland a 5 out of 5. My brother and I found Aegis to be very clean in all the common areas as well as private areas. The food is excellent, and the staff is compassionate. They have several activities going on throughout the day. There is something that ...
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Harbour Pointe Senior Living in Mukilteo, WA

4.4
This is a nice community. The apartments are a nice size and roomy. They have a good list of activities for the residents to choose from. They have friendly front desk staff. My loved one seems to enjoy the food.

Poulsbo independent living services and amenities

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

Availability of select dietary accommodations in Poulsbo independent living

Independent living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Poulsbo partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Poulsbo, WANational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
25%
19.6%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
66.7%
32.7%
No sugar
No sugar
41.7%
30.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
83.3%
31.9%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
16.7%
7.4%
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Availability of select dining options in Poulsbo independent living

Our independent living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Poulsbo communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Poulsbo, WANational
Professional chef
Professional chef
58.3%
34.8%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
41.7%
41.7%
Room service
Room service
66.7%
35.3%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
25%
16.5%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Poulsbo independent 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 independent living communities in Poulsbo offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Poulsbo, WANational
Activity director
Activity director
58.3%
43.5%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
41.7%
27.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
33.3%
31.4%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
66.7%
47.3%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
66.7%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
75%
53%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
66.7%
41.3%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
41.7%
36.2%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
50%
40%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
58.3%
45.8%
Live performances
Live performances
66.7%
45.4%
Dances
Dances
25%
30.9%
Fitness center
Fitness center
50%
38.5%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
66.7%
45.3%
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