Montgomery County Assisted Living

in Maryland

Montgomery County assisted living has a wide range of living options and costs. Met Life 2011 Survey states the cost of assisted living in Silver Spring, Maryland has a range from approximately $2280/mo to over $6500. Other areas of this county may have higher costs. 

Montgomery County has many upscale towns on the high end of costs, however, there are many options for affordable assisted living as well--quite a variety here so that you can find the one for you.

Independent and assisted living:

Silver Spring - By Five Star Senior Living - Homecrest Rd - Independent and assisted living  apartments - also rehab and Wellness with therapy pool - for the senior who wants an independent lifestyle without running a household and assisted living services available, if needed. Also offers a respite program and short term stay.
14400 Homecrest Rd., Silver Spring - 301-598-6424

Silver Spring - Sunrise Senior Living - Assisted living, respite, nursing and rehabilitation - adjacent to Leisure World Shopping Center and Leisure World retirement community - for active seniors who want assistance available if needed. 

Rental community in elegant building on Connecticut Avenue close to DC - Independent and Assisted Living - spacious 1 and 2 BR apartments w/balconies. Outings to DC attractions. Monthly fee starting at $3000's. Activities, wellness center, indoor pool, library, walk paths and much more. Also, doorman service and concierge. Many additional services at additional charge.
8100 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase - 301-907-9894

Rockville - Charles E. Smith Life Community 62+ Ind/AL also adult daycare - For seniors wanting to be actively engaged yet have assistance when necessary - KOSHER meals - near the outpatient medical care at Hirsh Health Center, rehab and nursing care at the Hebrew Home. Activities, programs and day trips.

Rockville - 1 and 2-BR apartments - Independent and assisted living with medical and therapy services - 301-816-5012

Sunrise at Montgomery Village in Gaithersburg and minutes from Lakeforest Mall and 270. Independent, Assisted Living and hospice - private or companion suites with full baths - 24 hr bistro and many services.

Silver Spring - Independent, Assisted Living and Personal Care  
8505 Springvale Rd. - 301-587-0190

Primarily Assisted Living:

  • Bartholomew House

Bethesda - Upscale neighborhood - by Victory Housing (quality affordable assisted living) - non-profit church-related owned. Assisted living and respite - Average cost - private rooms with private bath - monthly flat fee for private suite: $5800. (verify).   A lower fee may be had for some low income residents. 62+ 3 meals, medication administration, weekly housekeeping, laundry and more.
Bartholomew House

  • Marian Assisted Living

Brookeville MD by Victory Housing - Assisted Living for 62+ - private suite: $4850. Deluxe suite $5525./mo and Deluxe Companion suite for $6875. Some low income. Non-profit church related. Private chapel. Verify information as it can change.
Marian Assisted Living

  • Byron House

Potomac on Kentsdale Dr. near Gaithersburg - by Victory Housing 62+ Assisted living - private rooms with private bath - $4995. monthly fee - some low income may be available - 3 nutritious home-cooked meals, medication admin, housekeeping, laundry and more. On campus of Our Lady of Mercy church.
Byron House

  • Grace House

in Silver Spring/Olney area near Leisure World retirement community:

Grace House in Silver Spring Maryland

Grace House by Victory Housing in Silver Spring off Norbeck Road - all-inclusive monthly fee starts $5150. or one-bedroom from $6250. Some low income may be available on sliding scale.

62+ nice common areas include library, living room with fireplace, television room, hair salon and outdoor patio.   Nearby to Leisure World Retirement Community.
3214 Norbeck Rd., Silver Spring, MD - 301-924-4424

  • Raphael House - Rockville - Next to St. Raphael's church. Assisted living for 62+ with flat monthly fee start for private suite $4450. Intergenerational program. 

Assisted Living and Skilled nursing: (also see combination and nursing homes categories)

In Bethesda by Sunrise - Assisted living, Nursing, Rehab, and Hospice - Senior apartments close to everything Bethesda.

1 and 2-BR cottages - Services include independent and assisted living, rehab, respite, nursing care and hospice.
9701 Veirs Dr., Rockville - 301-354-4600

Rockville - also independent living - assisted living and medical and therapy. Studio, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments.  Social activities and outings. 301-816-5012

Memory Care (solely or optional service): 

  • Arden Courts Potomac, Md.:
Arden Courts Potomac MD entranceArden Courts Potomac entry

Specializing in Alzheimer's and Dementia Care:

Arden Courts Potomac - Alzheimer's care in Assisted living - on same campus with ManorCare Health Services with skilled nursing and rehabilitation.  Beautiful facility.
10718 Potomac Tennis Lane, Potomac, Md.
Arden Courts

Arden Courts Silver Spring Rt 29 and Musgrove Rd - Alzheimer's care in Assisted Living - 2505 Musgrove Rd., Silver Spring, Md. 
Arden Courts Silver Spring by HCR ManorCare

Arden Courts in Kensington Md

Specializing in memory care - Focusing on programs, building design, dietary needs, activities and more for those with Alzheimer's and other memory impairment.  Fosters independence. (I have had a meal here and it was healthy and attractively presented.) Enclosed courtyard and walk paths.  Near kaiser Clinic.  Wonderful guest speakers and education for public.  Call and sign up for one of their classes.  
4301 Knowles Ave., Kensington - 301-493-7881

  • Rebecca House 

Potomac on River Road - small community for Assisted living and Alzheimer's care since 2001. 

By Cedar Creek Associates - Alzheimer's Assisted living - philosophy for Alzheimer's and dementia is that small homes make residents feel more secure. Several homes in the area by Cedar Creek.

The Solana by Brookdale in Olney Md.

By Brookdale - Personalized assisted living and Alzheimer's and dementia care - Located at 108 and Georgia Avenue.
2611 Olney-Sandy Springs Rd. - Ph: 301-570-2611.  

In Olney/Silver Spring near Leisure World on Georgia Avenue - Memory care community for those with Alzheimer's and other dementias. Also, respite program and caregiver support.  Educational programs, support groups and events enhance this specialized community in a rambling single-level homey building at 16940 Georgia Avenue, Olney, Md. - Call to see: 301-570-0525

Arbor place - Alzheimer's care:

Rockville - small comfortable home specializes in Alzheimer's care. Four interesting video interviews with real families dealing with Alzheimer's on the website. Private bedroom and bath for each of 15 residents.

More Montgomery County Assisted Living Facilities with Independent, assisted and memory care:

Chevy Chase MD - Exclusive neighborhood - Assisted living, Alzheimer's care and respite - also therapy programs - Friendship Heights is a nice area with walking to restaurants and shops and metro. Also FH Village Community Center. Specialized Alzheimer's and other memory impairments neighborhood.

Formerly Emeritus Senior Living (now by Brookdale Senior Living) - on Seven Locks Rd - in lovely upscale Potomac adjacent to Bethesda, one of the most upscale areas in Montgomery County - Independent and assisted living - large community - also Alzheimer's and dementia care - activities, excursions and programs - fitness center, elegant lobby, wellness center, beauty salon - laundry and housekeeping services, 3 meals - respite, rehab and short-stay programs.

A Social Program in the Bethesda area for Men with Dementia: Friends Club of Bethesda An excellent therapeutic social opportunity for men experiencing dementia to socialize - also separate free support program for caregivers. A bridge from early stages of Alzheimer's/Dementia. Make advance appointment to visit.  Friends Club of Bethesda

Two minutes off of I-270 - near the Metro - Assisted living and Alzheimer's care and hospice. 8 Baltimore Rd., Rockville - 240-681-2068

Minutes from 495 and Rte 29 north on New Hampshire Avenue. Assisted living, Alzheimer's and Hospice.

Adult Daycare for early stage dementia

  • The Kensington Club at Parklawn - Rockville, MD. - activities, morning coffee and catered lunch - for early stages of cognitive impairment.  Small groups for more personal communication.  Weekdays 10-2pm.

Two Adult Day Care Centers with caregiver support:

  • Winter Growth - Olney - Adult Day Care programs, respite programs and assisted living centers.  Caregiver support groups.  Assisted transportation with additional help at appointments.  Ask about picking up at home.  Fee for service. Must be able to transfer if in wheelchair.  On campus of Montgomery General Hospital.
  • The Misler Center - 1801 E. Jefferson St., Rockville, MD - Can provide transportation to and from home. (verify) Kosher lunch.  301-468-1740

Combination of services:
(Offering some or all of following: Independent, Assisted, Nursing, Memory Care, hospice)


  • Potomac Seniors Village - The Maple Community:
Potomac Seniors Village in Potomac Md.

Potomac - 3 communities on one 7-acre campus.  All the comforts of home in these large elegant estates.  See more photos of gorgeous rooms like the above on their website.  Adjacent to Potomac Village for shopping, groceries and restaurants. Services include assisted living, memory care, respite and hospice.  Cost is one flat monthly fee and a move-in fee.  They will help decide the right plan.  Month-to-month lease.
10501 Burbank Dr., Potomac MD - 800-778-4852 or 301-299-1670 - Schedule a tour from their website or call.


  • Fox Hill by Sunrise Bethesda

Part of the Fox Hill Retirement Community - Assisted living and memory care - also rehabilitation and hospice.  Fox Hill by Sunrise


Asbury Methodist Village in Rockville

Gaithersburg - CCRC with many lifestyle options - Large popular Montgomery County Assisted Living community with a variety of accommodations and services on 130 acres. In midst of Rockville employment centers of Montgomery County. Continuing care community, retirement community and assisted living. Apartments and semi-detached single family homes. Also, nursing and rehab. Has a magazine: Asbury Lifestyles you can view online.   

Sandy Spring:

Sandy Spring - Near Olney - Independent and assisted living and nursing - Also a specialized dementia and Alzheimer's care unit - cottages and apartments for independent living - majority of apartments are income based - guidelines by HUD.

Brook Grove retirement community in Sandy Spring lake

Country property in Sandy Spring near Olney - continuum of care community for Independent, assisted living, respite, rehab, long-term nursing and specialized Alzheimer's care - In very quiet country setting with cottages and apartments.


Kensington - Independent, assisted living, memory care and nursing - continuum of care community - programs, activities, and much more.


Nursing Homes:


  • Collingswood 301-762-8900
  • Adventist Healthcare 301-315-1900
  • Hebrew Home 301-770-8476
  • National Lutheran Home 301-424-9560
  • Potomac Valley 301-762-0700

Manor Care Nursing Home in Wheaton, MDManor Care Nursing Home - Wheaton Entrance

  • HCR Manor Care - 11901 Georgia Avenue, Wheaton - 301-942-2500 (See our article about a stay in HCR Manor Care in Wheaton Care for the Caregiver

Genesis Healthcare Silver Spring Md.

Silver Spring:

Genesis Healthcare - Nursing and rehab. Located very close to Leisure World of Maryland.  Spacious rooms--many of which are private.  Grounds are surrounded by mature trees for a peaceful setting and lots of parking. 3227 Bel Pre Rd., Silver Spring - 301-871-2000


  • Carriage Hill 301-897-5500

Sanctuary Holy Cross Burtonsville Md.Sanctuary at Holy Cross Entrance


  • Sanctuary at Holy Cross - By Trinity Senior Living - A delightfully warm environment.   Very home-like.  Beauty/Barber shop.  Beautiful chapel.  Lots of activities.  Great rehab department with caring therapists.  I particularly liked the unique meetings with guests where all aspects of care were discussed.  Beautiful facility with landscaping, courtyard and friendly receptionists.
    3415 Greencastle Rd. - 301-557-1400

If you are looking for smaller facilities for Montgomery County Assisted living, usually sole proprietorship, there are many and the complete govt list is here: Maryland Assisted Living - Government Site Search

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