The city of Alhambra provides the elderly a collection of care options to settle upon with four community care facilities around the area. There is the possibility for it to be challenging to get around Alhambra, but it can be manageable for most without a car. If needed, there are nursing homes and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Alhambra.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Feeling comfortable at a care facility is mostly about finding the right amenities for the resident that are available at a given facility. Some standard amenities in Alhambra include:
Beauty and barber services
Secure Alzheimer's units
As well as having a full range of amenities, Alhambra also has a varied network that can meet seniors' unique needs. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals, allowing pet visits, as well as organizing activities within common areas. Many care facilities also have specialists and doctors on-call in the event more advanced care is needed, Podiatrists, Gerontologists, and Psychologists among others. Also, Spanish, as well as other languages are spoken by some senior living facilities in the area among the staff or personnel to better serve the residents.
While not required, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be advantageous to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might require.
Assisted Living Pricing
A year of elder care facilities may run about $27,000 or $2,300 per month based on estimates. On the other hand, the price of senior care facilities in neighboring San Gabriel is approximately $5,400 per month. Additionally, there may be a number of federal and even state financial aid options to help lower the cost of care for low-earning families. View a more detailed breakdown of costs with comparisons for nearby cities below.
Source: Aggregated from the Genworth 2013, 2015 Cost of Care Survey, state licensing units, and from facility surveys. While we make every effort to ensure accuracy, please confirm details with facilities directly.