In order to find the top assisted living communities in the New Orleans area, our team of researchers sorted through 55 communities using our unique methodology. Our team:

  • Spent over 28 hours researching assisted living communities in New Orleans
  • Interviewed 14 facility staff members
  • Read more than 145 reviews left by residents and their family members

After filtering out facilities that didn’t meet our high standards, we were left with 19 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 New Orleans is $4,700, which is considerably higher than the state average of $3,650 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 New Orleans, a brief dive into our methodology for determining the best assisted living communities, and a searchable directory of 55 communities in the New Orleans area.

Assisted Living Research Institute Trusted Communities

The Assisted Living Research Institute spent dozens of hours researching the top assisted living communities in the New Orleans 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.

Ashton Manor
1-Bedroom Apartments, Companion Suites
Assisted Living, Memory Care
Assisted Living: $3,500; Memory Care: $5,000
Ashton Manor is an assisted living and memory care community that features three distinct neighborhoods based on ability and independence among residents. Each resident has a personalized care plan to support individual needs with 24-hour care available. The luxury community features a large living room and family-style dining with a full menu to meet the personal tastes of every senior. Residents can also spend time out in the sun on the sun porch, wandering around the courtyard or working in the community garden. An on-site salon is available for convenience, and the spa room is a great place to melt away any stress.
What Residents are Saying:
One visitor wrote that the staff is “very caring, loving, and always work hard to keep guests happy” and noted that it was “one of the nicest facilities I visited in the area.” One resident's granddaughter noted that she is “very pleased with the service and the staff.”
4.39 out of 5
(22) Reviews
270 Ashton Plantation Blvd.,
Luling, LA 70070
Château De Notre Dame
HomeLife in the Gardens
Inspired Living
Laketown Village
Lambeth House
Park Provence
Poydras Home Activity Services for the Elderly (PHASE)
Serenity Senior Residence
St. Francis Villa Assisted Living
St. Luke's Living Center
Summerfield Senior Living
Sunrise of Metairie
The Suites at Algiers Point
The Suites at Sugar Mill Point
The Verandah Assisted Living and Memory Care
Ville Ste. Marie Senior Living
Vista Shores
Woldenberg Village

Our Methodology

At the Assisted Living Research Institute, our goal is to tackle the challenges that come with aging by combining real-world expertise with data-driven metrics and the latest research methodologies. To accomplish this, our team of industry experts and in-house researchers joined forces to develop a methodology that uncovers the best assisted living communities in a given location. We search for facilities that use science-backed best practices and the latest therapies in caring for their residents, and those that have the most amenities and opportunities for residents to live an active, independent lifestyle.

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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