Castro Valley, which is based in a mostly suburban section of Alameda County, has seventeen residential care facilities which offers residents a collection of long term care options to settle upon. While it is challenging to walk for the sick or elderly, getting around the city is rather doable for healthy individuals. Should the need arise, there are a number of nursing home facilities and hospitals nearby.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Feeling comfortable at a residential care facility is ultimately about finding the amenities you need that are available at a given facility. Castro Valley facilities provide amenities such as:
Physicians are on call
Personal care services
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that are there to meet individual needs. Some long-term care facilities provide transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), giving your loved one the opportunity to move about. Some senior care facilities inside the city offer kosher meals, allow pets like dogs, provide indoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for community activities. Also, some of the languages often spoken by the staff or personnel in assisted living facilities in and around the city include:
While not necessary, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be advantageous to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Pricing in Castro Valley
The price of residential care facilities varies based on the kind of services needed, but on average it costs residents about $4,000 to $6,700 per month. Nearby Hayward averages around $4,200 for care facilities, which costs more than Castro Valley. For those individuals who can qualify there may be federal and even state financial aid options to cover the financial burden. Review the detailed breakdown of costs with comparisons for other 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.