Found in a predominantly suburban part of San Mateo County, San Carlos has 6 community care facilities within the city that provides seniors a variety of care options from which to decide on. Transportation service options may be limited, making it challenging to move about the city without a car or family member or friend. Should the need arise, there are several number of nursing homes and hospitals nearby.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
It is important to ask for the right combination of amenities so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Personal care services
Doctors on-call as needed
It is also possible to find care facilities that caters to individuals with disabilities needs. Access to on-call specialists like Psychologists and Psychiatrists can also be arranged at many long-term care facilities. Some long-term care facilities offer transportation, giving your loved one the option to move about.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be advantageous to have the interested party's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might require.
Senior Living Costs
The price for services changes based on required services, but in the city standard community care facilities are around $4,700 every month. In comparison, the cost for senior care facilities in Belmont is about $8,100 per month. For residents who can qualify there likely exists federal and even state options to reduce the financial burden. For more information, browse through the cost list below for comparisons to other nearby 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.