The city of Guilford gives the elderly an assortment of long term care options to choose from with 6 elderly care facilities around the city. Getting around the city of Guilford can potentially be challenging, requiring a car or family member's help. Should the need arise, there are several hospitals and nursing homes in the surrounding areas around Guilford.
Senior Living Amenities
It is important to find desired amenities so that you or your loved one can feel comfortable. Guilford facilities provide amenities such as:
Guilford has a diverse network of facilities that can meet seniors' individual needs which may go beyond the normal level of services. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals (screened by nutritionist), allowing pet visits, as well as organizing activities within common areas. If religion is essential to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities provide prayer services on site, while those that offer off-site services usually providing for a way for them to get there.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be helpful to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility onboarding manager might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.
Senior Living Costs
A year of care facilities can cost around $55,400 to $70,200 or $4,600 to $5,900 per month based on records and surveys. In contrast, the cost of senior living in neighboring Madison is approximately $4,600 per month. For those individuals that can qualify there may be federal and even state options to cover the financial burden. For more information, look through the detailed cost table 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.