The 12 Best Washington, DC Assisted Living Facilities

We compiled a list of the best assisted living facilities you can find in the Washington, DC area. We looked at their proximity to the capital, amenities, on-site services, and prices to determine the best options for your loved one.


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Chevy Chase House - Meridian Senior Living

The Chevy Chase House - Meridian Senior Living has been in service for many years and continues to provide a high level of care for seniors.
  • Historic location
  • Centrally located in DC
Start My Search 5420 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC, 20015

Ingleside at Rock Creek

The Ingleside at Rock Creek is a scenic place for seniors to get the help that they need in the DC area.
  • Outside activities
  • Easy access to Washington, DC
Ingleside at Rock Creek | Retirement Living
Start My Search 3050 Military Rd NW
Washington, DC, 20015

Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue has the resources to provide high-quality care, as well as unique activities like the Podcast Club to keep seniors active.
  • Located near two major hospitals
  • Podcast club
Start My Search 5111 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC, 20008

The Residences at Thomas Circle

Seniors at The Residences at Thomas Circle are able to live an active lifestyle in the heart of DC without having to travel far from the facility.
  • Close to landmarks
  • Active area and lifestyle
The Residences at Thomas Circle
Start My Search 1330 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC, 20005

Sibley Memorial Hospital: Grand Oaks Assisted Living

Sibley Memorial Hospital: Grand Oaks Assisted Living provides seniors with an active community as well as personalized care oversight for an enjoyable stay.
  • Personalized care plans
  • Daily community activities
Sibley Memorial Hospital- Grand Oaks Assisted Living | Retirement Living
Start My Search 5901 MacArthur Blvd NW
Washington, DC, 20016

Josephs House

Joseph's House provides care for the homeless including disease treatments and recovery options as needed.
  • Community support
  • Care for the homeless
Joseph's House | Retirement Living
Start My Search 1730 Lanier Pl NW
Washington, DC, 20009

Forest Side

The team at Forest Side is committed to helping seniors maintain their health through an exercise and medication management program.
  • Exercise programs
  • Medication management
Forest Side | Retirement Living
Start My Search 2701 Military Rd NW
Washington, DC, 20015

Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights

Many seniors choose Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights for its proximity to medical care facilities as well as the focus on living a fulfilling life.
  • Near multiple hospitals
  • Psychiatric services available on site
Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights | Retirement Living
Start My Search 5555 Friendship Blvd
Chevy Chase, MD, 20815

Victory Square Senior Apartments

Victory Square Senior Apartments is an affordable option for seniors in the DC area that are looking for an apartment with senior living assistance.
  • Apartment-style living
  • Affordable pricing structure
Victory Square Senior Apartments | Retirement Living
Start My Search 600 Barnes St NE
Washington, DC, 20019

Malta House

The Malta House makes it easy for seniors to afford a long-term care place with private suites.
  • Private suites
  • Sliding fee scale
Malta House DC | Retirement Living
Start My Search 4918 Lasalle Rd
Avondale, MD, 20782

Knollwood Military Retirement Community

The Knollwood Military Retirement Community is a facility specifically for veterans that provides senior living care as well as financial assistance.
  • Services for veterans
  • Financial assistance available
Knollwood military Retirement Community
Start My Search 6200 Oregon Ave NW
Washington, DC, 20015

Forest Hills of DC

Forest Hills of DC can help seniors with common health management tasks including managing their medications and seeking additional support services.
  • Medication management
  • Social services consulting
Forest Side | Retirement Living
Start My Search 4901 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC, 20008

Additional Washington, DC Assisted Living Resources

Washington, DC is an excellent place for seniors to live and thrive. Here are four local resources to help seniors live their best lives:

  • American Diabetes Association National Capital Area: The Washington, DC chapter of the American Diabetes Association offers local diabetes education and support to those diagnosed with diabetes, as well as awareness events such as Step Out DC. Call the Washington, DC area chapter at 202-331-8303.
  • Iona Senior Services: Iona Senior Services goes beyond helping seniors by also helping their families with counseling, referrals, art programs, and classes. Call Iona Senior Services at 202-895-9448 for more information.
  • Aspire Counseling: Aspire Counseling provides mental health services for low-income individuals. Call 202-955-6538 for more information about their mental health crisis services or to donate.
  • The DC Center for the LGBT Community: The DC Center for the LGBT Community hosts special events, advocates for LGBT rights, and provides peer support. Call the organization at 202-682-2245 to get involved.