Deerfield Beach, which is based in a mostly urban part of Broward County, has 9 facilities which offers seniors a variety of long term care options to select from. Public transportation choices may be limited, making it difficult to move about the city without a car or family member or friend. Should the need arise, there are a few nursing homes and hospitals nearby.
Senior Living Services
It is important to ask for the right combination of amenities so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities provided in Deerfield Beach care facilities include:
Ability to have pets on premises
Doctors on-call as needed
It is also possible to find facilities that are there to meet particular lifestyle needs. If religion is essential to you or your loved one, many long term care facilities arrange devotional services on site, with those that offer off site services usually providing for a way for them to get there. Some facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may allow dogs and cats, provide activities, and provide parking for those who can still drive.
When contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be convenient - though not vital - to have your history on hand. 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 some questions. This type of info can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with facility choice.
Senior Living Costs in Deerfield Beach
Looking at recent records the estimated cost for residential care facilities in Deerfield Beach can cost as much as $3,100 per month. On the other hand, the price for assisted living facilities in neighboring Boca Raton is in the range of $5,000 per month. For families who qualify there may be state or federal financial aid options to lower the financial burden. For more information, browse through the cost list below for comparisons to nearby cities.
Senior Living Average Costs for 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.