Who lives in assisted living facilities?
Individuals who do not require the full range of care offered by a nursing home, but are unable to continue living at home often choose assisted living facilities like St. Nicholas Home. The average age of an assisted living resident in the United States is 87.
How are assisted living facilities paid for?
Most assisted living residents pay for their residence out of their own pocket. Some long-term care insurance policies will help cover costs associated with assisted living. Medicaid and other government programs may help cover the costs of assisted living, depending on the individual situation. St. Nicholas Home may be able to make payment arrangements to suit your needs.
How much do assisted living facilities cost?
The average monthly cost of an assisted living facility is normally between $1,500 and $5,000. Also, most facilities require a one-time entrance fee when a new resident moves in. Monthly rates vary depending on a variety of factors such as location, facility size, amount of care required, and room type. Contact St. Nicholas Home for detailed information about costs and payment methods.
Common services offered by assisted living facilities:
Contact St. Nicholas Home for a complete list of services and events offered.
|Diet:||Diabetic, Low fat, Low salt|
|Room features:||Emergency Call System, Furnished, Grab bars, Phone ready, Temperature Controls, Private bathroom|
|Languages:||English, Farsi, French, Italian, Spanish|
|Facility features:||Activities/Recreation, Beauty/Barber Shop, Chapel, Guest meals, Laundry, Patio, Pharmacy, Room service, 24-hour Security at Entrance|
|Costs of care:||Included in monthly rate|
|Ownership type:||Not For Profit|
|Current management since:||1982|
|Dietician on staff:||Yes|
|Nearby shops entertainment:||1|
|Nurse available:||42 hours/week, On-call 24/7|
|Rate increase:||Annually; usually based on SSI%|