In order to find the top assisted living communities in the Stamford area, our team of researchers:

  • Sorted through 50 communities using our unique methodology
  • http://methodologySpent over 14 hours researching assisted living communities in Stamford
  • Read more than 150 reviews left by residents and their family members

After filtering out facilities that didn’t meet our high standards, we were left with 10 assisted living communities that earned our seal of approval. Through this process we discovered that the average cost of assisted living in the city of Stamford is $6,350, which is considerably higher than the state average of $4,880 and the national average of $4,051.

Jonathan Frank
Licensed Social Worker and Certified Dementia Practitioner
Jonathan Frank
Licensed Social Worker and Certified Dementia Practitioner

Jonathan Frank is a Licensed Social Worker with over 10 years experience working with the geriatric population in a variety of different settings. He received his Masters degree from Rutgers University with a certificate in Aging and Gerontological Services. Additionally, he is a Certified Dementia Practitioner accredited by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. Jonathan also has Bachelors degree in psychology and worked as an Emergency Medical Technician for 14 years. His passion lies with the elderly and ensuring they age with dignity.

Read on for in-depth information about the top assisted living facilities in Stamford, a brief dive into our methodology for determining the best assisted living communities, and a searchable directory of 50 communities in the Stamford area. Trusted Communities spent dozens of hours researching the top assisted living communities in the Stamford area to allow seniors and their families to find the community that’s right for them. Click through the facilities listed below to read in-depth reviews, what residents are saying, and details such as base pricing, room types, and more.

Atria Darien
Not Listed
Studios, 1-Bedroom Apartments, 2-Bedroom Apartments
Assisted Living, Independent Living, Skilled Nursing
Assisted Living: $5,335; Independent Living: $5,335
For over 20 years, Atria Darien has been committed to creating an environment where seniors can lead purposeful, fulfilling lives. The campus is designed with beautiful outdoor spaces and upscale amenities, including a cocktail lounge, movie theater, library and the Gratia Gillespie Art Gallery, which showcases pieces from local artists and fellow residents. Through its Engage Life program, seniors can enjoy meaningful daily experiences with various events and activities, such as instructor-led fitness training, art projects, cocktail hours and live performances. Apartments are available in a variety of floor plans, featuring a full kitchen, walk-in shower and individual thermostat controls.
What Residents are Saying:
4.28 out of 5 stars
(24) Reviews
50 Ledge Road, Darien, CT 06820
Atria Stamford
Brighton Gardens of Stamford
Brightview on New Canaan
Maplewood at Darien
Maplewood at Strawberry Hill
Rosewood on the Sound
Sunrise of Stamford
The Bristal at Armonk

Our Methodology

It’s not what we research, but the way we research that makes stand out. We start by identifying problems and challenges in the senior care industry by gaining insight from conversations with industry professionals, older adults, and those that care for them. Next, our research team led by industry experts apply our data-driven research techniques to understand the magnitude of the challenge and how to overcome it. Finally, we present our findings in easy-to-understand guides and studies and share our actionable results with influencers and caregivers, as well as the general public.

Facility Features (40%)

Facility Health Services Graded on health services provided
on the facility including, but not
limited to, on-site nursing,
pharmacy, skilled nursing,
medicine administration, etc

Facility Amenities Graded on the available

Affordability Financial assistance acceptance
and overall costs and value.

Residential Quality (40%)

Resident Satisfaction Polling & survey of overall facility satisfaction.

Facility Complaint and Violations Number of complaints and violations the facility had. Taking into account improvement over time.

Online Reviews Aggregated verified online reviews.

Location (20%)

Location-Based Benefits Including, but not limited to, proximity to
hospitals, ambulance response times, senior
resources available, and state and city
financial assistance.

Location Quality Local crime rates, incidents against older
adults, air quality, climate.

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