Best Senior Living Provider Websites 2012

Objective, informative articles, advice, tips, and instructional videos are the hallmarks of the senior living providers in this category. Their websites include content that goes beyond purely selling their communities and services--these providers help to educate and support caregivers and their families through the difficult decisions they face.



The winner of Best Senior Living Provider Websites is awarded to the finalist that earns the highest rating during the Best Senior Living Awards. Congratulations to the winner of Best Senior Living Provider Websites!

  • Emeritus Senior Living Elder Care Resources

    Emeritus Senior Living Elder Care Resources

    36 Judges Score  150 Popular Vote

    Emeritus Senior Living's Elder Care Resources is a robust set of tools for caregivers, including an elder care glossary, information on senior health and wellness, answers to commonly asked questions...

People's Choice

People's Choice

The people have spoken! The People's Choice Winner of Best Senior Living Provider Websites is the best senior living resource that earned the highest number of votes during the voting period. Congratulations to the People's Choice Winner of Best Senior Living Provider Websites!

  • Synergy HomeCare

    Synergy HomeCare

    30.75 Judges Score  136 Popular Vote

    Caring for an aging parent or family member can be exhausting, difficult and lonely work – but you are not alone. As many people who have been thrust into the role of family caregiver can attest, wh...



To earn a spot as a finalist for the Best Senior Living Awards, the following senior living resources received the highest number of consumer votes. Our dedicated panel of experts rated these senior living resources. Here are the Best Senior Living Provider Websites as ranked by our panel.

  • Comfort Keepers Family Education Center

    Comfort Keepers Family Education Center

    35 Judges Score  12 Popular Vote

    In our Family Education Center, we share with you the knowledge we have gained through more than a decade of home care service to seniors and their loved ones. You will find valuable information on se...

  • Right at Home

    Right at Home

    34.75 Judges Score  19 Popular Vote

    Right at Home covers their services and all aspects of caring for aging adults...

  • Five Star Senior Living

    Five Star Senior Living

    31 Judges Score  22 Popular Vote

    Five Star Senior Living operates more than 200 Independent Living and Assisted Living facilities, Skilled Health Care facilities, and Continuing Care Retirement Communities. The Five Star Senior Livin...

  • Holiday Touch Retirement

    Holiday Touch Retirement

    30.5 Judges Score  14 Popular Vote

    Holiday Touch Retirement works to provide seniors and their families with all the tools and resources they need to find senior care. The Holiday website includes "SeniorLiving 101" resources offering...

  • Atria Senior Living

    Atria Senior Living

    30.25 Judges Score  6 Popular Vote

    Atria Senior Living builds vibrant communities that provide seniors with comfort, companionship and a better quality of life in their later years. The Atria Senior Living website contains numerous hel...

  • Merrill Gardens

    Merrill Gardens

    29.5 Judges Score  208 Popular Vote

    The Senior Resources section of Merrill Gardens' website offers a comprehensive Care Guide, tips for touring senior living communities and links to national organizations related to aging...

  • Approved In-Home Care

    Approved In-Home Care

    29.25 Judges Score  29 Popular Vote

    Approved In Home Care provides an improved quality of life for seniors, our elderly clients and their families by offering reliable and affordable in-home senior care and assistance. Personalized seni...

  • Integral Senior Living

    Integral Senior Living

    29 Judges Score  41 Popular Vote

    Integral Senior Living is a senior living provider with 50+ communities primarily in the western United States. Their website allows users to view all of their communities and the living options they...

  • Sunrise Senior Living

    Sunrise Senior Living

    28.25 Judges Score  9 Popular Vote

    Most caregivers are so devoted to caring for their loved one that they don't have much time to care for themselves. It's a natural impulse that's as noble as it is self-defeating. Being a successful c...

  • Bonaventure


    28 Judges Score  11 Popular Vote

    Bonaventure's senior resources section answers questions and links to other useful online resources...

  • BMA Management, Ltd.

    BMA Management, Ltd.

    25.75 Judges Score  20 Popular Vote

    BMA Management, Ltd., ranks nationally as the 18th largest provider of assisted living and 34th largest provider of senior living by Assisted Living Executive, the official publication of the Assisted...

  • At Home Personal Care

    At Home Personal Care

    24.75 Judges Score  17 Popular Vote

    At Home Personal Care offers tips for caregivers, along with detailed information on senior health issues...

  • Pacific Retirement Services

    Pacific Retirement Services

    22.5 Judges Score  9 Popular Vote

    With a singular dedication to fulfilling our mission of creating and enhancing lifestyle opportunities for seniors, Pacific Retirement Services, Inc. (PRS), is at the forefront of the retirement revol...



The following senior living resources were nominated for a chance to earn the title of Best Senior Living Provider Websites. All of our nominees deserve an honorable mention for the valuable resources they provide for the senior living community!

  • Brookdale Senior Living

    Brookdale Senior Living

    5 Popular Vote

    Brookdale Senior Living's website offers its readers the latest news in senior care, as well as, resources to educate caregivers about the different care options...

  • Horizon Bay

    Horizon Bay

    5 Popular Vote

    Horizon Bay provides testimonials, videos, photos, details about their services, and much more, which makes for a great visitor experience...

  • Aegis Living

    Aegis Living

    4 Popular Vote

    Aegis' website is home to a large selection of resources on senior living, planning for the future, Alzheimer’s and dementia, memory care and end of life issues...

  • Encore Senior Living

    Encore Senior Living

    4 Popular Vote

    Encore's website hosts a resource section for seniors and their families covering financial solutions, planning ahead, frequently used terms and links to other useful websites...

  • Providence Life Services

    Providence Life Services

    4 Popular Vote

    A family of life-enhancing services for the changes in your Senior Retirement life that allows us to meet different needs with the same commitment to quality. The Providence Life Services website is...

  • Home Instead - Ventura County

    Home Instead - Ventura County

    3 Popular Vote

    The Home Instead Senior Care® network of locally owned and operated franchises is one of the most trusted networks of home care worldwide. Home Instead Ventura County provides both local and nation...

  • Silverado Senior Living

    Silverado Senior Living

    3 Popular Vote


  • Boca Home Care Services

    Boca Home Care Services

    2 Popular Vote

    Boca Home Care Service's website not only offers great information on home care, but they offer great articles on elder care and government services in general...

  • Elder Care 4 Families

    Elder Care 4 Families

    2 Popular Vote

    Elder Care 4 Families provides tools, articles and the latest news for families caring for aging loved ones...

  • Elmcroft Senior Living

    Elmcroft Senior Living

    2 Popular Vote

    The Elmcroft way of caring for seniors begins with committed, caring people in a warm and welcoming environment where residents receive personalized assisted living services and opportunities for mean...

  • FirstLight Home Care

    FirstLight Home Care

    2 Popular Vote

    FirstLight Home Care provides resources for families, seniors and caregivers on their website...

  • Genesis HealthCare

    Genesis HealthCare

    2 Popular Vote

    At Genesis HealthCare, we want to help you make an informed decision. We’ve provided links to many of the best insurance, government, eldercare, medical and patient support organization websites to...

  • Grandview of Roxborough - Retirement Living 101

    Grandview of Roxborough - Retirement Living 101

    2 Popular Vote

    Grandview of Roxborough offers a number of resource articles related to locating a senior living community, financial information, retirement living, lifestyle considerations and more...

  • HCR ManorCare

    HCR ManorCare

    2 Popular Vote

    HCR ManorCare provides resources on skilled nursing and hospice care on their website to empower seniors and their families...

  • Highgate Senior Living

    Highgate Senior Living

    2 Popular Vote

    At Highgate, we really get to know our residents – their stories, their families, their interests and their passions – so that we can support every individual in living a meaningful and fulfilling...

  • Home Instead

    Home Instead

    2 Popular Vote

    Homeinstead's website provides information and resources on different senior conditions that families should be aware of...

  • Senior Living Communities

    Senior Living Communities

    2 Popular Vote

    At Senior Living Communities, our goal is to help our members live a longer, healthier, happier life independently in their own home. Great friends, exquisite food, gorgeous surroundings and an accomm...

  • Senior Resource Group

    Senior Resource Group

    2 Popular Vote

    Senior Resource Group, also known as SRG, currently serves more than 2,300 residents living at their 15+ communities across the United States. The SRG website offers its visitors resources on their co...

  • Serenity Home Care

    Serenity Home Care

    2 Popular Vote

    Serenity Home Care's Website provides a variety of resources to caregivers through their blog entries, articles and videos...

  • Bellmont Village

    Bellmont Village

    1 Popular Vote

    Located in 7 states, Belmont Village's goal is to provide an ideal balance of opportunities and support so that residents can live each day to the fullest. One of the companies more unique offerings...

  • Ecumen


    1 Popular Vote

    Ecumen operates a variety of senior housing options and services from senior independent living communities to assisted living and long- term care and at-home and community-based services...

  • Hearthside Home Care

    Hearthside Home Care

    1 Popular Vote

    Hearthside Home Care values the uniqueness of each individual’s needs, and provides personalized in-home care to support your loved one in enjoying the independent, healthy lifestyle everyone deserv...

  • Home Sweet Home Care

    Home Sweet Home Care

    1 Popular Vote

    Home Sweet Home Care offers resources and advice for caregivers...

  • Senior Helpers - Resources

    Senior Helpers - Resources

    1 Popular Vote

    Senior Helpers® in-home care services are designed so our clients get as much or as little help as they require to enjoy living independently at home. We understand that caring for loved-one and find...

  • Spectrum Retirement Communities

    Spectrum Retirement Communities

    1 Popular Vote

    Spectrum Retirement Communities are located in 11 different states and offer flexible, affordable month-to-month rental programs. They offer independent living, assisted living, transitional memory ca...

  • Visiting Angels

    Visiting Angels

    1 Popular Vote

    Visiting Angels offers tips and resources for caregivers and seniors...

Award Program Details

  • Websites operated by senior living providers such as assisted living, independent living, Alzheimer’s/memory care, home care and continuing care companies.
  • This category is about the website content these companies provide rather than the design of their website.
  • Sites must have at least three pages of objective, non-sales related consumer focused content.