Found in a principally rural area of Santa Cruz County, Watsonville has 13 residential care facilities within the city that offers seniors a range of long term care options of which to select from. Moving around the city of Watsonville can potentially be difficult, requiring a car or family member's help. According to government funded surveys there are many highly rated nursing facilities and hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Senior Living Amenities in Watsonville
Some of the amenities provided in Watsonville care facilities that may help you feel comfortable include:
Individualized meal options
Nurses available 24-hours
Physicians are on call
In addition to a full range of amenities, Watsonville also has a diverse network that provides for seniors' unique requirements. If religion is vital to you or your loved one, many long term care facilities arrange prayer services on-site, while those that offer off site services usually providing for a way for them to get there. Filipino and Spanish are spoken among the staff of some senior communities in the city.
While not required, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be valuable to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require.
Assisted Living Pricing
The cost of care facilities varies based on the type of needed services, but on average it costs residents around $3,600 to $6,100 each month. The price for senior living in the state of California is around is $4,230 per month based on recently available estimates. For families who qualify there likely exists federal and even state financial aid options to reduce fees. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the cost table 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.