Assisted Living in Tennessee

The AgingCare.com Assisted Living Directory features consumer reviews, photos and descriptions of services offered by each facility in Tennessee in order to help you find the right accommodations and care for your loved one. AgingCare’s average customer rating for communities in Tennessee is 4.3 stars based on 1,045 consumer reviews.

There are over 244 assisted living facilities to choose from in Tennessee. The average cost for assisted living in Tennessee is $3,395 per month, which is below the national average of $3,892 per month.

Median Monthly Cost of Assisted Living in Tennessee

Tennessee$3,395
Chattanooga$2,958
Knoxville$3,126
Nashville$4,196
Financial Assistance in TennesseeFinancial Assistance Available Available
Cost Information Provided by Genworth 2015 Cost of Care Survey

Information and Resources for Assisted Living in Tennessee

Tennessee facilities listed in the AgingCare.com Assisted Living DirectoryCommunities 244
Assisted Living Regulating BodyTennessee Department of Health, Office of Health Care Facilities
% of Population with Alzheimer's11%
2015 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

How Do You Pay For Assisted Living in Tennessee?

Care in a Tennessee 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.

Tennessee Assisted Living Licensing Regulations

Department Charged with Licensing and InspectionsTennessee Department of Health, Office of Health Care Facilities
Publicly Available Inspection Report CardsYes
Required Employee ScreeningYes
Frequency of Inspections 
Upon Initial LicensingYes
Every 15 MonthsYes
Various Intervals Depending on Facility PerformanceYes
UnannouncedYes
Following a ComplaintYes