The city of Rancho Santa Margarita offers people a collection of care options to choose from with nine facilities within the city. Transportation service choices may be limited, making it tough to get around the city without a car or family member. If needed, there are several hospitals and nursing homes nearby.
Assisted Living Amenities
Feeling comfortable at a facility is primarily about finding the amenities you need that are available at a given center. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
24-hour nursing staff
It is also possible to find care facilities that are there to meet individuals with disabilities needs. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals (under the supervision of a nutritionist), allowing pet visits, as well as activities within common areas. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, many senior communities in the area provide staff that speak Filipino.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be useful to have the resident's 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.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
Based on recent records the cost of community care facilities in the area is approximately $2,900 to $6,800 per month. In contrast, the cost of assisted living facilities in Mission Viejo is approximately $4,200 per month. For individuals that qualify there are usually federal programs to supplement fees. Review the detailed table of costs with comparisons for neighboring 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.