Pueblo, which is found in a predominantly urban section of Pueblo County, has fourteen care facilities which provide residents an assortment of long term care options to choose from. There is the possibility for it to be difficult to move about Pueblo, but it can be manageable for most without needing a car. As needed, there are nursing home facilities and hospitals in and around Pueblo.
Senior Living Services in Pueblo
Some of the amenities in these care facilities that may help you feel secure can include:
Individualized meal options
Nurses available 24-hours
Hospice and comfort care
Pueblo has a diverse network of care facilities that are there for seniors' unique requirements which may go passed the usual level of amenities or services. Some care facilities inside the city provide kosher meals, allow pets like cats, provide outdoor social activities, as well as common areas for social events. Some facilities offer transportation (free and at-cost), giving your loved one the option to move about. Access to on-call specialists like Dentists, Nutritionists, Psychologists, and Nurses can also be arranged at many care facilities.
When getting in touch with the facilities listed on this page it can be helpful - though not required - to have the resident's information available. Consider preparing a brief medical history summary. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and medical center names and phone numbers as the new facility representative may have certain questions and information requests. This kind of information can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice.
Senior Living Costs in Pueblo
The cost for services varies based on required services, but in the city basic care facilities are around $3,000 each month. Nearby Canon City averages about $1,500 for care facilities, which costs less than Pueblo. Additionally, there may be a number of state and/or federal options to help lower the cost of care for low-earning families. Review the detailed cost breakdown 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.