Found in a predominantly suburban part of Hartford County, Simsbury has ten elderly care facilities in the vicinity of the city that provides seniors a variety of long term care options of which to select from. Getting around the city of Simsbury can potentially be tough, requiring a car or family member's help. Based on information taken from recent studies there are many highly rated nursing home options and hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
Feeling relaxed at a facility is ultimately about finding the right combination of amenities that are applicable at a given location. Some standard amenities in Simsbury include:
24-hour nursing staff
Personal care services
In addition to a full range of basic amenities, Simsbury also has a varied network that are there to meet seniors' unique needs. Specialized facilities may provide for on-call therapists like occupational, speech and physical therapists. Some facilities provide kosher meals. They allow dogs/cats, provide indoor activities, and provide parking for those who are still mobile. Some care facilities offer transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), giving your loved one the option to get around. Also, some of the languages often spoken by the staff or personnel in facilities in and around Simsbury include:
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require.
Assisted Living Costs
The price of elder care facilities can change depending on the type of needed services, but on average it costs residents about $7,500 monthly. Nearby Avon averages as much as $6,200 for assisted living facilities, which costs less than Simsbury. Those individuals that could use assistance covering the cost of care may possibly be eligible for aid options from the state. For more information, look through the detailed cost list below for comparisons to 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.