Found in a largely urban area of Los Angeles County, Sherman Oaks has close to thirty community care facilities close to the city that gives seniors a collection of care options from which to choose from. There are a lot of public transportation options available in the city to allow your loved one move about. Based on information taken from recent studies there are a number of top ranked skilled nursing homes and hospitals in and around the city.
Assisted Living Services
It is important to ask for the amenities you need so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities provided in Sherman Oaks care facilities include:
Doctors on-call as needed
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
It is also possible to find care facilities that are there to meet special lifestyle needs. Some facilities inside the city arrange for kosher meals, allow pets like dogs, provide indoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for activites. Some care facilities offer transportation (for-fee and complimentary), giving your loved one the option to see the city. Access to on-call specialists like Nutritionists, Counselors, Psychiatrists, and Occupational Therapists can also be arranged at many senior care facilities. Also, some of the languages often spoken by staff in senior living facilities in and around the city include:
While not required, when contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be valuable 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 outlining any special care the individual might require.
Senior Living Pricing
The price of elder care facilities can change based on the kind of services needed, but on average it costs residents around $6,700 per month. In comparison, the cost of senior living in neighboring Studio City is approximately $6,200 per month. Additionally, there could be a number of state and/or federal options to help lower the cost of care for retired individuals. 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.