Located in a mostly suburban area of Windham County, Brooklyn has 2 community care facilities close to the city that offers residents a variety of long term care options of which to select from. Public transportation choices may be limited, making it challenging to move about the city without a car or family member or friend. According to government funded surveys there are many top nursing facilities, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Services
It is important to seek out the amenities required so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Individualized meal options
Nurses available 24-hours
Ability to have pets on premises
Brooklyn has a diverse network of care facilities that caters to seniors' individual needs which may go beyond the normal level of amenities or services. Some facilities provide transportation (free and at-cost), giving your loved one the option to see the city. A lot of long-term care facilities also have a number of specialists and doctors on staff in the event that advanced care is needed, Gerontologists, Psychologists, Podiatrists and Dentists are just some examples.
While not crucial, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be advantageous to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility onboarding manager might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require.