Denver Assisted Living

Average Cost: $4,500

Denver Assisted Living Facility Costs

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

Cost of Denver Assisted Living Facilities

Community Starting Price
Sunrise at Cherry Creek $4,570/month
Sunrise at Pinehurst $5,380/month
Springbrooke $2,425/month
HighPointe Assisted Living & Memory Care $3,875/month

Cost of Nearby Assisted Living Facilities

Community City Starting Price
Sunnyslope Estate Senior Living Northglenn $2,600/month
Atria Inn at Lakewood Lakewood $2,307/month
The Verandas at Wheat Ridge Wheat Ridge $3,090/month
Sunrise at Orchard Littleton $5,440/month
Sunrise of Westminster Westminster $4,570/month
New Dawn of Aurora Aurora $6,374/month
Atria Park of Applewood Lakewood $4,942/month
Springwood Retirement Campus Arvada $3,525/month
Keystone Place at Legacy Ridge Westminster $3,700/month
Canterbury Gardens Aurora $1,395/month
The Inn at Greenwood Village Greenwood Village $3,850/month
Applewood Our House Arvada $4,400/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 Denver Assisted Living Facilities

Brookdale Highline

Overall Rating

Review by Someones Daughter

Consumer

I have had my mother at this facility for a few years now. She was very hesitant at first and so was I. The staff was nice and welcoming, some spoke broken english and that was hard for her to understand. For the most part they've done a great job...

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Brookdale Highline

Overall Rating

Review by Local Professional

Expert

Brookdale Highline is an assisted living facility. They are focused on providing residents with innovative solutions. The most notable include: a restaurant style dining experience, medication / daily living assistance and an assortment of activities...

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The Argyle

Overall Rating

Review by Local Professional

Expert

This is wonderful building full of antiques and love. The staff is the kindest in the Metro Area, kisses, hugs and respect. The community is clean and the most lowest cost with professional care. Great community!

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Lowry Park: an Independent and Assisted Living Community

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Review by Local Professional

Expert

Great price but very worn. It is a very large community so if the senior cannot get around on their own it is not the place for her. Adminstration staff very nice and willing to assist the residents. Visit for yourself....

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MorningStar at Dayton Place

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Review by Local Professional

Expert

Seniors get lost easily in the long halls and the food does not meet my standards. Many of the care staff have heavy accents which makes it difficult for residents to understand the interactions The assisted living section has odors. Not one of ny first choices

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Village at Lowry

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Review by Local Professional

Expert

Inexpensive community compared to the other 100+ buildings. The carpet and apartments are wprn and dated. Staff is friendly but they only take residents with minimum care needed. Price is great but community needs updating

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Map of Denver Assisted Living Facilities

Information About Assisted Living Facility in Denver

Nestled in the Rocky Mountains, Denver is the capital and most populous city of Colorado with more than 500,000 residents. Nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits exactly one mile above sea level and is a scenic city with a surprisingly mild climate averaging 300 days of sunshine each year, more than Miami and San Diego. The city’s popularity with retirees continues to grow along with the number of options for assisted living in Denver.

Denver Attractions

Assisted living in Denver may not provide for active participation in strenuous sports, but many residents are still fans. Denver is one of only a few cities in the country with four major professional sports teams: the Denver Broncos, the Colorado Rockies, the Colorado Avalanche and the Denver Nuggets. For culture lovers, Denver is home to many nationally recognized museums including the Denver Art Museum and The Denver Center for the Performing Arts, which is the nation's largest performing arts center after New York City’s Lincoln Center. Mining has played an important part in Denver's past, and specimens, including an aquamarine valued at over a million dollars, are on display at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.

Denver Senior Activities

Denver has over 200 parks and 29 recreation centers that offer activity programs for adults 50 years and older. Programs range from arts and crafts, needlework, games, educational series, dances, theme meals, monthly outings and less strenuous physical activities such as chair aerobics, swimnastics for seniors and yoga in chairs or wheelchairs. The city’s past as a major railroad hub is still alive in contemporary Denver. Model railroad clubs meet in the basement of the historic Union Station, where private bus companies link Amtrak with Rocky Mountain destinations, providing lovely sightseeing for residents of assisted living in Denver who would like to view the area's scenic beauty in comfort.

Denver Medical Facilities

As a large metropolitan city, Denver has top-notch emergency care and specialized services available to residents of assisted living. Denver Health Medical Center, established in 1860, has one of only four Level I trauma centers in Colorado. St. Anthony's Central Hospital has specialized "Senior Health Centers" that provide coordinated care for health issues, general and complex, by geriatric-trained primary care physicians, including a nationally recognized Memory Disorder Evaluation Program.

Denver Transportation

The Denver Regional Transportation District (RTD) operates over 1000 buses serving over 10,000 bus stops, which are soon to be connected to Denver's five light rail lines. Discounted rates are available to seniors 65 and older, as well as individuals with disabilities. Residents of assisted living in Denver are eligible for special transportation programs such as seniorRide, which transports seniors to various special events in the city. seniorShopper provides transportation from senior communities to shopping centers for seniors who have trouble riding regular fixed-route buses.

Cost of Assisted Living in Denver

The median monthly cost for a one-bedroom, single-occupancy apartment in Denver is $3,600 a month.* However, it is possible to find communities charging as little as $2,100 a month, whilst some of the higher-end homes may cost as much as $4,900 per month. Seniors who choose assisted living in Denver should plan on spending at least $43,000 per year.

Find Assisted Living in Denver

Denver is a visionary city that provides for its elderly community, making sure that the less active can still enjoy all the city has to offer. View a list of senior living communities in the area by visiting our Denver Assisted Living page. Do you need to sell your Denver home? Contact The Get Home Denver Team.
*Genworth Financial 2011 Cost of Care Survey.
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