Aurora Assisted Living

Average Cost: $4,500

Aurora Assisted Living Facility Costs

The median cost of Assisted Living in Aurora for a single-occupancy apartment is $3,450/month (Genworth - 2013). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Aurora Assisted Living Facilities

Community Starting Price
New Dawn of Aurora $6,374/month
Canterbury Gardens $1,395/month
Rose of Sharon Weaver $3,000/month

Cost of Nearby Assisted Living Facilities

Community City Starting Price
Sunrise at Cherry Creek Denver $4,570/month
Sunrise at Orchard Littleton $5,440/month
Lincoln Meadows Senior Living Parker $2,605/month
Vi at Highlands Ranch Highlands Ranch $3,240/month
Springbrooke Denver $2,425/month
The Inn at Greenwood Village Greenwood Village $3,850/month
HighPointe Assisted Living & Memory Care Denver $3,875/month
Peakview Assisted Living & Memory Care Centennial $4,020/month
Cost data provided by senior living communities and compiled by SeniorHomes.com is subject to change without notice. This data is for informational purposes only and may contain inaccuracies. Your actual senior living costs may vary depending on your personal situation.
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Reviews of Aurora Assisted Living Facilities

St Andrews Village

Review by Local Professional

Expert

Dirty apartments and unfriendly staff along with rude sales staff. If they are going to have a bad attitude, how would the rest of the staff be? Narrow halls, difficult for two wheelchairs to pass. Check it out carefully

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Shalom Cares

Review by Happy-to-be-working-here!

Consumer

Everything about Shalom Cares is outstanding. You can tell how much the staff loves their work by the smiles on their faces and enthusiam in all they do with the residents...

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Shalom Cares

Review by caring granddaughter

Consumer

My grandmother was in the care of Shalom in her last days. Prior to being there she was still coherent and even able to still walk. She had no major health issues that would deem her to a specified timeline remaining to live. Though her Parkinson's, arthritis and perhaps another was her only illnesses...

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Brookdale Aurora

Review by Local Professional

Expert

The management of this facility lacks professionalism and the Memory Care Director is rarely in her office and socializing with residents like she should. Unfortunately, she spends much of her time in the main building, thus care staff tend to slack and activities for residents suffer greatly...

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Brookdale Aurora

Review by Fairly objective

Consumer

A fairly good facility I must admit. Staff fairly friendly and competent. Manager at the time very sweet, good at placating clients, then doing nothing about their concerns. The food is usually tasty, but despite claims it is not as healthy as it should be...

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Garden Plaza of Aurora

Review by Local Professional

Expert

Turnover is very high, you wonder what the administration is doing to make so many staff and residents unhappy. Watch out! The sales staff is very aggressive with calls and events for people that have visited. Don't move in regret it. I would not place my loved one at Garden Plaza

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Map of Aurora Assisted Living Facilities

Information About Assisted Living Facility in Aurora

What do actor Tim Allen and United States Presidential candidate John Kerry have in common? They both hail from Aurora, the third largest city in Colorado. While conveniently located in close proximity to Denver International Airport, Aurora, the home of Buckley Air Force Base, has its own rich history in the field of aviation. Spanning three counties, this metropolitan area of Denver enjoys all the beauty and amenities of the state’s capital with only half the population. Aurora’s climate is warm year round, making senior living cozy and comfortable. As retirees in Colorado’s “Gateway to the Rockies,” residents of assisted living in Aurora will experience a life surrounded by natural beauty.

Aurora Attractions

Colorado’s mountain spirit comes to life with free outdoor spaces such as the Morrison Nature Center at Star K Ranch and Plains Conservation Center. Residents of assisted living in Aurora can stroll the boardwalks spanning Jewell Wetland and butterfly garden, or take a side-trip to visit the natural wonders of nearby Colorado Springs. The historic Aurora Fox Theatre and Aurora History Museum preserve the city’s colorful past. Southlands and Town Center at Aurora shopping centers both offer movie theaters and a wide array of specialty shops.

Aurora Senior Activities

The newly renovated Aurora Center for Active Adults is the best place for socially-inclined seniors to get together for dancing, sports leagues and Bingo. Classes, day trips and fitness programs are also scheduled here to entertain residents of assisted living. The Aurora Center also sponsors the annual Veteran’s Salute held at the Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum.

Aurora Medical Facilities

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) operates from the expansive Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora. In addition to their high scores in cancer, diabetes and heart care, UCH offers its patients valuable online wellness tools such as Health Lifelines and a free My HealthConnection membership. Residents ofassisted living in Aurora need not be sick to schedule a trip to UCH. Healthy visitors are invited to tour the suite where President Eisenhower recovered from a heart attack. The Medical Center of Aurora is another excellent local healthcare option.

Aurora Transportation

Regional Transportation District (RTD) operates buses and light rail trains throughout the Denver metropolitan area. Disabled residents of assisted living in Aurora may use the services of access-a-Ride and access-a-Cab, while call-n-Ride is available to seniors who do not meet ADA requirements.

Cost of Assisted Living in Aurora

Assisted living in Aurora is surprisingly affordable. Monthly costs range from $2,100 to $4,900, with a median rate of $3,600.* The median annual rate of $43,200 is slightly over the average for both the state of Colorado and the United States as a whole. Assisted living rates typically cover room, board and care in a private, one-bedroom assisted living apartment.

Find Assisted Living in Aurora

Your senior loved one will thrive in Aurora’s semi-arid climate, while enjoying the many amenities that the city has to offer. To learn more about senior living opportunities in this area, visit our Aurora Assisted Living page.
*Genworth Financial 2011 Cost of Care Survey.
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