Lake Alfred, which is based in a predominantly suburban section of Polk County, has 9 facilities which offers seniors a collection of long term care options to settle upon. Getting around Lake Alfred isn't too tough for anyone who has the ability to move freely and walk without discomfort. Based on information taken from recent studies there are several top rated skilled nursing homes, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Amenities
It is important to seek out the amenities you need so that you or your loved one can feel comfortable. Some of the amenities provided in Lake Alfred care facilities include:
Aside from having a full list of basic amenities, Lake Alfred also has a diverse network that are there to meet seniors' unique needs. Access to on-call specialists like Dentists, Podiatrists, and Counselors can also be arranged at many long term care facilities. If religion is essential to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities offer prayer services on site, with those that offer off site services usually providing for a method of transport. Some care facilities offer kosher meals. They may allow dogs and cats, arrange indoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who can still drive.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be valuable to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison
Based on recent records and surveys the cost of elder care facilities in and around the city is approximately $3,200 - $3,800 each month. The cost for senior living in Florida is about is $3,720 every month based on the most recent estimates. For families who can qualify there may be state & federal financial aid options to supplement costs. View a more detailed cost breakdown with comparisons for other nearby cities below.
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.