Located in a chiefly suburban area of Los Angeles County, Lakewood has seven residential care facilities close to the city that offers seniors a range of care options from which to decide on. There is potential for it to be difficult to move about Lakewood, but it can be doable for most without their own car. If needed, there are a few hospitals and nursing homes nearby.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling secure at a care facility is mainly about finding the right amenities for the resident that are available at a given location. Lakewood facilities provide amenities such as:
Secure Alzheimer's units
Nurses available 24-hours
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that can meet patient needs. Some senior care facilities provide kosher meals. They may also allow cats or dogs, provide outdoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who can still drive.
When getting in touch with the care facilities listed on this page it can be convenient - though not mandatory - to have the resident's information on hand. Consider preparing a brief medical history list. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and medical center names and phone numbers as the new facility representative may have specific questions and information requests. This type of info can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with cost estimates and facility choice.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison
Annual cost of residential care facilities may run approximately $26,400 - $74,500 or $2,200 - $6,200 per month based on estimates. The cost for senior care facilities in California is about is $4,230 each month based on recently available estimates. For those individuals who qualify there may be federal options to reduce costs. For more information, browse through the cost list below which provides comparisons to other neighboring cities.
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.