Located in a predominantly suburban part of Dekalb County, Lithonia has around sixty community care facilities close to the city that offers individuals an assortment of care options of which to select from. Moving around Lithonia should not too challenging for anyone who has the ability to move freely and walk without trouble. Based on information taken from recent studies there are several top rated nursing homes and hospitals in the nearby area.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
It is important to ask for the amenities you need so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Physicians are on call
Lithonia has a varied network of care facilities that can cater to seniors' unique requirements which may go passed the normal level of amenities or services. If religion is vital to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities arrange devotional services on site, with those that offer off-site services usually arranging for a means for transportation. Specialized facilities may arrange access to on-call therapists like occupational, speech, and physical therapists. French and Sign Language are spoken among the staff of several senior communities in the area.
When reaching out to the facilities listed on this page it can be convenient - though not mandatory - to have the resident's information on hand. Consider preparing a brief medical history summary. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and doctor's office names and phone numbers as the new facility coordinator may have specific questions and information requests. This type of information can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with choosing a facility.
Assisted Living Costs
The cost for care changes based on needed services, but in the city basic elder care facilities are around $3,500 - $4,900 each month. Nearby Conyers averages about $3,700 for senior care facilities, which costs more than Lithonia. Individuals that don't have the means to cover the cost of care may be eligible for aid through state and federal governments. For more information, look through the cost table 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.