Assisted Living in Kentucky

The AgingCare.com Assisted Living Directory features consumer reviews, photos and descriptions of services offered by each facility in Kentucky in order to help you find the right accommodations and care for your loved one. AgingCare’s average customer rating for communities in Kentucky is 4.4 stars based on 215 consumer reviews.

There are over 115 assisted living facilities to choose from in Kentucky. The average cost for assisted living in Kentucky is $3,350 per month, which is below the national average of $3,892 per month.

Median Monthly Cost of Assisted Living in Kentucky

Kentucky$3,350
Frankfort$3,400
Lexington$3,821
Louisville$4,037
Financial Assistance in KentuckyFinancial Assistance Available Available
Cost Information Provided by Genworth 2015 Cost of Care Survey

Information and Resources for Assisted Living in Kentucky

Kentucky facilities listed in the AgingCare.com Assisted Living DirectoryCommunities 115
Assisted Living Regulating BodyCommonwealth of Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Department for Aging and Independent Living
% of Population with Alzheimer's11%
2015 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

How Do You Pay For Assisted Living in Kentucky?

Care in a Kentucky assisted living community is typically paid for by a resident’s private funds (e.g. savings, 401(k), pension, Social Security, etc.), long-term care insurance, and in some cases, VA benefits.

Kentucky Assisted Living Licensing Regulations

Department Charged with Licensing and InspectionsCommonwealth of Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Department for Aging and Independent Living
Required Employee ScreeningYes
Frequency of Inspections 
Upon Initial LicensingYes
Every 2 YearsYes
Various Intervals Depending on Facility PerformanceYes
UnannouncedYes
Following a ComplaintYes