Found in a predominantly suburban section of Los Angeles County, Norwalk has 9 facilities around the city that gives individuals a collection of long term care options from which to settle upon. While it can be tough to walk for the sick or elderly, getting around the city is rather doable for healthier individuals. If needed, there are a few hospitals and nursing homes nearby.
Senior Living Services
Feeling comfortable at a residential care facility is mostly about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are available at a given center. Norwalk facilities provide amenities such as:
Nurses available 24-hours
It is also possible to find care facilities that caters to health needs. Some offer devotional services including spiritual healing. Still other facilities offer transportation (for-fee and complimentary), or even can provide more advanced care like insulin injections. Some senior care facilities within the city offer kosher meals, can allow pets, provide outdoor social activities, as well as common areas for activites. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, some senior communities in the area employ multilingual staff fluent in Filipino.
While not crucial, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be advantageous to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require.
Senior Living Costs
The price of elder care facilities may change based on the kind of services required, but on average it costs residents about $2,200 to $3,800 monthly. Nearby Downey averages as much as $2,800 for long term care facilities, which costs more than Norwalk. Those individuals that could use assistance covering the cost of care may possibly be eligible for financial aid from state and federal governments. 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.