Found in a predominantly urban part of Okaloosa County, Destin has 8 elderly care facilities within the city that provides individuals a collection of long term care options of which to select from. Moving around Destin isn't too challenging for anyone who has the ability to move freely and walk without discomfort. According to the latest published surveys there are a number of top rated nursing facilities, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling secure at a residential care facility is predominantly about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are available at a given facility. Some of the amenities provided in Destin care facilities include:
Ability to have pets on premises
Nurses available 24-hours
Hair cutting and other beauty services
It is also possible to find facilities that are there to meet patient needs. Access to on-call specialists like Psychiatrists, Counselors, and Nutritionists can also be arranged at many long term care facilities. If religion is vital to you or your loved one, many care facilities provide prayer services on-site, while those that offer off-site services usually arranging for a means for transportation.
While not required, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be valuable to have the interested party's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility intake manager might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
Annual cost of community care facilities in the city of Destin can cost can cost as much as $40,100 or $3,300 per month based on records and surveys. Neighboring Fort Walton Beach averages as much as $3,200 for assisted living facilities, which costs less than Destin. Families that don't have the means to cover the cost of care may possibly be eligible for financial aid options through the state of Florida. The list below gives you an idea for costs in cities close to Destin:
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.