Based in a largely rural part of Shelby County, Shelbyville has 10 facilities close to the city that provides individuals a range of long term care options of which to choose from. Moving around the city of Shelbyville can potentially be difficult, requiring a car or family member's help. Should the need arise, there are several nursing homes and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Shelbyville.
Assisted Living Amenities
Feeling secure at a community care facility is primarily about finding the amenities you need that are available at a given facility. Some of the amenities provided in Shelbyville care facilities include:
Doctors are on call
All meals provided
It is also possible to find facilities that can meet health needs. Specialized care facilities may facilitate access to on-call therapists like occupational, speech, and physical therapists. Some care facilities offer kosher meals. They also allow cats or dogs, arrange indoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who are still mobile.
While not necessary, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be helpful to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.
Senior Living Pricing
The cost of residential care facilities varies depending on the type of services required, but on average it costs residents around $3,900 - $3,200 each month. In comparison, the average price for assisted living in Illinois is $4,120 monthly.