Valparaiso, which is based in a principally rural area of Porter County, has eight community care facilities which gives residents a variety of care options to decide on. While it can be challenging to walk for the sick or elderly, moving around the city is rather doable for healthier individuals. If needed, there are several number of skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in and around Valparaiso.
Assisted Living Amenities in Valparaiso
Some of the standard amenities in Valparaiso include:
Valparaiso has a varied network of care facilities that can meet seniors' unique needs which can go over and above the average level of services. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals (screened by a nutritionist), allowing pet visits, as well as arranging activities within common areas. Some offer devotional services including faith healing. Still other long term care facilities offer transportation, or even can provide more advanced care like blood sugar monitoring.
When contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be valuable - though not required - to have your history available. 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 some questions. This type of information can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice and cost estimates.
Senior Living Pricing
Annual cost of community care facilities may cost approximately $33,600 or $2,800 per month based on estimates. On the other hand, the price of senior care facilities in Indiana is $3,300 each month. For families that can qualify there likely exists federal and even state financial aid options to supplement the financial burden. To get a better idea of averages, look through the detailed cost table list below which provides comparisons to nearby 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.