Found in a chiefly suburban area of McHenry County, Woodstock has five elderly care facilities within the city that offers residents a collection of long term care options of which to select from. There is potential for it to be challenging to move about Woodstock, but it can be doable for most without a car. If needed, there are several skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Woodstock.
Senior Living Amenities
Some of the standard amenities in Woodstock include:
Beauty and barber services
All meals provided
Ability to have pets on premises
It is also possible to find facilities that caters to lifestyle needs. Some facilities within the city offer kosher meals, can allow pets like cats, provide outdoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for activites. Some arrange for devotional services including faith healing. Still other senior care facilities provide transportation, or even can provide care like blood sugar monitoring. Access to on-call specialists like Physical Therapists and Dentists can also be arranged at many facilities.
While not necessary, when contacting the facilities in these lists 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 require.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison
Based on recent records the cost for elder care facilities in Woodstock can cost as much as $3,200 every month. Nearby Crystal Lake averages about $4,700 for long term care facilities, which costs more than Woodstock. For residents who qualify there are usually federal and even state programs to supplement costs. To get a better idea of averages, look through the detailed cost table below for 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.