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United States: Assisted Living Communities

Assisted living communities and facilities offer housing options for for older adults, or those with disabilities, who may need help with activities of daily living, such as: dining, dressing, bathing, etc, but do not need the intensive or skilled nursing care provided in nursing homes.

According to guidelines established by governmental agencies, assisted living facilities may be part of a retirement community, nursing home, senior housing complex, or may stand-alone. Licensing requirements for assisted living facilities vary by state and can be known by as many as 26 different names including: residential care, board and care, congregate care, and personal care.

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Welcome to RetireNetCare's directory of senior housing ranges from Independent Living to Assisted Living to Continuing Care Retirement Communities.

Our search feature allows you to browse by state or region, and by category. You may find out more information on your senior housing choices, by  choosing the category which most closely meets your needs.





Making the Right Choice is dedicated to helping you search for the perfect senior housing community for you or a family member.

How do you choose when it comes to Senior Housing? While the terminology may vary or seem complex, the primary consideration rests on the level of care care needed to complete the activities of daily living (or ADLs).

When any retirement community is needed, whether Independent Living, Assisted Living, Continuing Care (CCRC), or a Skilled Nursing facility is needed, our directory of local providers will help you find and select the perfect location.

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Our website is the most complete online directory of Senior Housing options, including Independent Living, Assisted Living, Continuing Care (CCRC), and Skilled Nursing communities.

Currently, we list over 60,000 retirement communities and care facilities in the US and Canada.