Shreveport Assisted Living

Average Cost: $4,500

Shreveport Assisted Living Facility Costs

The median cost of Assisted Living in Shreveport for a single-occupancy apartment is $2,880/month (Genworth - 2013). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Shreveport Assisted Living Facilities

Community Starting Price
Azalea Estates of Shreveport $2,205/month

Cost of Nearby Assisted Living Facilities

Community City Starting Price
Savannah Court of Minden Minden $3,095/month
Savannah Grand of Bossier City Bossier City $2,895/month
Bloom at Bossier Bossier City $2,800/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 Shreveport Assisted Living Facilities

Azalea Estates of Shreveport

Review by Local Professional

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Azalea Estates of Shreveport is a smaller community offering a bed and breakfast type feel. The staff was pleasant and helpful. I witnessed one of the staff members helping one of the residents using walker to one of the common areas and I thought that was very kind...

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Azalea Estates of Shreveport

Review by Local Professional

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Azalea Estates of Shreveport’s best feature is its warm environment. This facility has a very warm, family-like feel to it. The atmosphere of this facility is very much like being in your own home. This facility is smaller, with more of a cozy cottage feel to it...

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Brookdale Shreveport

Review by Local Professional

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Brookdale Shreveport is a spacious community. When visiting I was able to see that the rooms were spacious and the common areas were designed to provide a comfortable relaxed environment...

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Brookdale Shreveport

Review by Local Professional

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Brookdale Shreveport is a facility with excellent landscaping. Brookdale Shreveport has a very comfortable, airy vibe to it that makes it feel as if you’re walking into your own home. The facility is very large with plenty of open spaces and no lack of interesting décor...

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Map of Shreveport Assisted Living Facilities

Information About Assisted Living Facility in Shreveport

The historic city of Shreveport was founded in 1836 at the juncture between the Red River and the Texas Trail. It is located on the Western border of the State of Louisiana and serves as the cultural and commercial center of “Ark-La-Tex,” the socio-economic region where Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas and Oklahoma intersect. Shreveport is the third largest city in Louisiana and was once the state capital during the Civil War. Seniors who choose assisted living in Shreveport benefit from the scenic landscape of the pine forests, wetlands, waterways and cotton fields that surround this community.

Shreveport Attractions

There are limitless attractions for residents of assisted living in Shreveport to enjoy, whether they want to keep themselves busy or spend time relaxing. The eighth Air Force Museum offers a historic journey from World War I to the present. Located on the Barksdale Air Force Base in Bossier City, it features dioramas, exhibits, aircraft and military vehicles as well as uniforms and other memorabilia. Seniors can enjoy the integration of indoor and outdoor art at the Barnwell Memorial Garden and Art Center. The Center includes works of fine art, sculpture and other artistic media. There are three galleries that showcase work from regional and national artists. The domed tropical conservatory is also a stimulating visual treat for visitors to the Barnwell Center.

Shreveport Activities

The Shreveport Public Assembly and Recreation Department has nine community centers located throughout the city that offer senior programs and activities. Programs include arts and crafts, table games, field trips, seminars and a community choir. Seniors can also take computer classes that offer different skill levels. Each community center has a Recreation Specialist/Senior Coordinator who plans programs and special events for the enjoyment of residents of assisted living in Shreveport.

Shreveport Medical Facilities

The Willis-Knighton Medical Center has been rated one of the top 100 hospitals in the United States. Located in downtown Shreveport, the campus includes not only the medical center but a cancer center, extended care center, progressive care center, spine institute and a regional transplant center. Seniors enjoying assisted living in Shreveport have access to the excellent care provided by a facility that has received a Consumer Choice Award every year since 2002.

Shreveport Transportation

The Shreveport Area Transit System (SporTran) has a fleet of over 50 modern buses that offer routes in Shreveport and Bossier City. The buses are equipped to handle all passengers, including those who are disabled. Residents of assisted living in Shreveport will feel lucky to ride on transportation that has been consistently recognized as one of the nation's most well-managed and efficient systems. SporTran has 17 routes that run seven days a week, except for major holidays. Seniors are eligible for a discounted rate of more than 50% off the normal fare cost. In a city where less than four inches of snow falls each year, seniors enjoy ample opportunities to experience elegant Southern charm and fabulous entertainment. To view a list of local senior housing options, visit our Shreveport Assisted Living page. Written by senior housing staff writer. Back to Top