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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Eau Claire nursing home, our senior living advisors can help. The term “nursing home” is often used interchangeably with assisted living or other senior housing options; but a nursing home is a skilled nursing facility for individuals with serious, debilitating short- or long-term health issues. So even the best nursing homes in Eau Claire, WI may not be right for seniors who don’t require round-the-clock care.

We can help you determine if a skilled nursing facility in Eau Claire or another care type is right for you. Browse 21 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Eau Claire.

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HeatherWood Assisted Living & Memory Care

4510 Gateway Dr, Eau Claire, WI 54701

4.9
(24 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

We are truly a family at HeatherWood Assisted Living and Memory Care and we warmly welcome you to experience the good people who live and work here. Our team believes if you do the right things, the right things happen. We understand that caring is what makes us human, and we work with passion...

Oakwood Hills

4316 Oakwood Hills Parkway, Eau Claire, WI 54701

4.2
(18 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Oakwood Hills provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. The moment you enter Oakwood Hills, you'll feel the relaxed grace, style and beauty that our residents cherish daily. A quiet home in the heart Eau Claire, you'll enjoy the convenience of being close to the...

Heritage at Oakwood Hills

3706 Damon St, Eau Claire, WI 54701

4.2
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Heritage Assisted Living is dedicated to nurturing the body, nurturing the spirit, and engaging the mind of each resident. In our community, residents live life with choice and dignity while having access to the assistance they need. We offer residents an independent and active lifestyle with...

Heritage Court - Eau Claire

3515 E Hamilton, Eau Claire, WI 54701

4.1
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Heritage Court Memory Care Community is dedicated to nurturing the body, nurturing the spirit, and engaging the mind of each resident. Our community allows resident to live life with choice and dignity while having access to the assistance they need.We offer residents an independent and active...

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Azura Memory Care of Eau Claire

4803 & 4811 Bullis Farm Rd, Eau Claire, WI 54701

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

At Azura, we promise each resident will experience a personalized MOSAIC of exceptional care and engagement, based on our core values: RESPECT, RECOVERY, INNOVATION, RETAIN, and BE EXCEPTIONAL.Our Eau Claire community features two homes purposefully designed to meet the needs of those living...

Care Partners Assisted Living and Memory Care - Eau Claire West

5110 Stonewood Drive, Eau Claire, WI 54703

3.0
(1 review)

Studio

Wissota Place

2801 County Hwy I, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

4.5
(26 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Wissota Place is a community like no other; our caring staff will give your loved one the time, attention and care they need to thrive in a comfortable home like setting. We are located in Chippewa Falls just half a mile away from beautiful Lake Wissota. We are conveniently located across the...

Oak Gardens Place

342 Twin Oak Dr., Altoona, WI 54720

4.3
(23 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Oak Gardens Place is located in the small city of Altoona, Wisconsin, in an established tree-lined neighborhood. Our community is home like and full of light, warmth and laughter. Residents have ample opportunity to socialize in our large lounges, find new literary friends in our library or...

Rolling Meadows of Strum

208 Elm Street, Strum, WI 54770

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Country Terrace Assisted Living-CT6

525 E Second St, Black River Falls, WI 54615

5.0
(1 review)

Studio

Meadowbrook at Chetek

708 Tainter St, Chetek, WI 54728

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Meadowbrook at Bloomer

1840 Priddy St, Bloomer, WI 54724

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

St Michael's Assisted Living

270 North Street, Fountain City, WI 54629

4.5
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

With a strong history in our community, St. Michael's Assisted Living in Fountain City, Wisconsin, has been providing care for generations. Our focus is on individual wellness. We promote a healthy lifestyle that encourages continued independence with a tailored plan of assistance. We believe in...

Care Partners Assisted Living (CP51)

893 Briar Ln, Altoona, WI 54720

(0 review)

Studio

Care Partners Memory Care - Altoona

887 Briar Ln, Altoona, WI 54720

(0 review)

Studio

Care Partners/Country Terrace Assisted Living (CT10/CP18)

406 Priddy St, Bloomer, WI 54724

(0 review)

Studio, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Care Partners/Country Terrace Assisted Living-Menomonie

1902/1916 Talen St, Menomonie, WI 54751

(0 review)

Studio

Monroe Manor

508 E Monroe Ave, Barron, WI 54812

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Meadowbrook at Black River Falls

1311 Tyler St, Black River Falls, WI 54615

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Meadowbrook at Black River Falls strives to deliver superior health outcomes to our residents in a personalized manner, improve their health and quality of life by addressing their needs with dignity, respect, responsiveness, and compassion. We pride ourselves on being the cornerstone of...

Country Terrace Assisted Living II - Black River Falls

642 E 3rd St, Black River Falls, WI 54615

(0 review)

Studio

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
Complete guide to nursing homes

 

Learn More About Nursing Homes in Eau Claire, WI

 

Old-fashioned, small-town charm is alive and well in Eau Claire, where the Chippewa River winds through west-central Wisconsin and creates oxbow lakes with plenty of chances to stay active outdoors. Between fishing, kayaking, lakeside hiking, and downtown saloons and antique shops, Eau Claire proves you can enjoy the quiet life while never getting bored.

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — in Eau Claire are intended for seniors who require 24-hour monitoring and medical assistance. These communities are designed to promote independence among seniors who require constant nursing care to perform activities of daily living (ADLs), but do not require hospital-level care.

Cost of Nursing Homes in Eau Claire, WI

The median monthly cost for a private nursing home room is about $8,200 in Eau Claire and $9,400 in the state of Wisconsin, according to Genworth.

 

Learn More About Eau Claire, WI

 

Cost of Living

 

The total household expenses associated with living in Eau Claire are rated 17 points below the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated significantly below the average.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Grocery Clothing
83 83 77 88 81 81

 

Income and Housing

Median income age 45-64 Median income age 65+ Median household income Average individual income Median employee salary Average property tax One-bedroom apartment gross rent estimate
$60,936 per year $36,427 per year $47,085 per year $25,475 per year $44,327 per year $3,298 per year $590 per month

 

 

Local Hospitals

 

The top hospitals that service Eau Claire include:

Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 190+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, inpatient surgery

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital

  • Facility type: religious, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 190+
  • Specialties: emergency department, joint replacement, physical therapy

Marshfield Medical Center – Eau Claire

  • Facility type: short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 40+
  • Specialties: emergency department, inpatient surgery, hemodialysis

 

 

Weather and Climate

 

Like most of Wisconsin, Eau Claire has a warm-summer humid continental climate, which means the city has four distinct seasons with a decent amount of precipitation throughout the year (more snowfall than rainfall). While hot temperatures during summer do occur, extreme lows during winter are much more common. The average humidity level in Eau Claire is 70%, and humidity levels are often highest during December at about 79%.

 

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
12°F 21°F 3°F

 

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
71°F 83°F 60°F

 

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 64

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average Annual Precipitation: 32.1″

 

 

Demographics and Values

 

Population Statistics

Median age Percent of population over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
33 13.4% 67,911 2,099.5 per square mile 2.4

 

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.6% 5.0% 1.1% 2.4% 0.5% 1.9% 88.9%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

 

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Minneapolis: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

 

2016 Presidential Election Results for Eau Claire County

Democratic Republican Other
50.4% 43.1% 6.5%

 

 

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

 

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Eau Claire include:

  • Chippewa Valley Museum and Ice Cream Parlor
  • Wisconsin Logging Museum — Paul Bunyan Logging Camp
  • Children’s Museum of Eau Claire
  • Phoenix Park foot bridge
  • John S. Owen House

Outdoor attractions in Eau Claire:

  • Carson Park (picnics, miniature railroad, trails, museum)
  • Halfmoon Lake and Beach
  • Owen Park (amphitheater)
  • Chippewa River State Trail
  • Tower Ridge Recreation Area
  • Putnam Park (nature sanctuary)
  • Braun’s Bay Pavilion (lakeside activities and fishing)

Eau Claire’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • State Theatre
  • International Fall Festival
  • Farmers Market at Phoenix Park
  • Blue Ox Music Festival
  • Carson Park (baseball and football stadiums)
  • Downtown Eau Claire (restaurants, shops, art galleries)
  • Water Street (restaurants and shops)

 

Transportation

Public transportation in Eau Claire is available via Eau Claire Transit, which operates bus routes and other services throughout Eau Claire County. For seniors, Eau Claire Transit offers discounted fares and a paratransit service for door-to-door transportation.

Disclosure: A Place for Mom refers to "nursing home" here generally as an umbrella term to include assisted living facilities. It is not used to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care of a skilled nursing facility, as defined in that particular jurisdiction.

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