Financial Information Find out what you need to know about affording Senior Living Financial Areas Medicare Benefits Click here to view more information about Medicare benefits. Assisted Living Costs by State Click here to see detailed information by state on the average cost of Assisted Living in 2018. How to pay for Assisted Living There are many options to help pay for Assisted Living since a majority of the communities are "private pay". Click here to figure out what option is best for your situation. Medicaid Waiver Click here to be directed to the Medicaid Waiver home page. VA Benefits Click here for more inrfomtaion on VA benefits for seniors.