Sylvania, which is found in a largely rural area of Screven County, has 4 residential care facilities which gives seniors a range of care options to select from. Public transportation options may be limited, making it tough to get around the city without a car or family member. Based on information taken from recent studies there are a number of highly rated skilled nursing homes and hospitals in and around the city.
Senior Living Amenities
Feeling comfortable at a facility is predominantly about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are applicable at a given facility. Some standard amenities in Sylvania include:
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
Doctors on-call as needed
Beauty and barber services
It is also possible to find facilities that can meet individual needs. Some facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may also allow dogs and cats, provide activities, and provide parking. Some care facilities provide transportation (for-fee and complimentary), giving your loved one the option to move about. Access to on-call specialists like Counselors and Physical Therapists can also be arranged at many care facilities.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be valuable to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Costs
The cost for care varies based on the services required, but in the city of Sylvania general residential care facilities are about $2,300 to $3,200 every month. In comparison, the price for assisted living facilities in the state of Georgia is $3,460 monthly. For individuals who can qualify there likely exists state options to reduce costs. For more information, browse through the cost table list below for comparisons to other nearby cities.
Assisted Living Average Prices 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.