Lewes, which is located in a predominantly rural area of Sussex County, has eleven elderly care facilities which offers residents a collection of long term care options to select from. Transportation service choices may be limited, making it tough to move about the city without a car or friend. According to government funded surveys there are many top nursing facilities, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Services
Some of the amenities provided in Lewes care facilities that may help you feel relaxed include:
Secure Alzheimer's units
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
As well as having a full range of standard amenities, Lewes also has a varied network of facilities that can meet seniors' unique requirements. If religion is vital to you or your loved one, many long term care facilities provide prayer services on site, while those that offer off-site services usually arranging for a method of transport. Access to on-call specialists like Nurses, Nutritionists, and Counselors can also be arranged at many care facilities.
While not necessary, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be helpful to have the interested party's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might need.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
A year of community care facilities in the city can cost around $77,100 or $6,400 per month based on recent records. In comparison, the cost of senior living in Rehoboth Beach is around $6,800 per month. Additionally, there could be a number of state and/or federal options to help cover the cost of care for low-income families. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the cost list below which provides 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.