Assisted living in Tucson consists of larger assisted living communities and smaller assisted living homes. Assisted living homes in Tucson are licensed for up 10 residents while assisted living communities in Tucson is licensed for over 10 residents. Communities in Tucson tend to offer more activities for their senior residents, however most seniors living in assisted living communities in Tucson are somewhat independent as compared to seniors living in assisted living homes in Tucson. Tucson assisted living is moderately priced and there are some facilities that support lower income senior residents. The ALTCS program (Arizona’s Medicaid) is available to qualified residents. For more information on ALTCS, go to www.Paying-For-Eldercare.com Tucson assisted living residents are in heaven with over 300 days of sunshine a year in one of the fastest growing retirement cities in the country. Tucson assisted living - live life outdoors! Tucson is in the heart of the Southwest, where unique opportunities for exploration of old Spanish missions, Wild West towns, and the Grand Canyon make for exciting and educational day-trips for residents in assisted living. Arizona is a natural choice for assisted living residents who love the sun. So popular that many decide to retire permanently to the Grand Canyon state. Arizona assisted living - feel alive!