Found in a principally urban area of Jefferson Parish, Metairie has 12 care facilities within the city that gives seniors a collection of long term care options of which to settle upon. Getting around Metairie should not too tough for anyone who has the ability to move freely and walk without trouble. If needed, there are nursing home facilities and hospitals in and around Metairie.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
It is important to seek out desired amenities so that you or your loved one can feel secure. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Dogs & cats allowed
All meals provided
Metairie has a diverse network of care facilities that are there for seniors' unique requirements which can go passed the normal level of amenities or services. Some facilities offer kosher meals. They also allow dogs and/or cats, arrange indoor activities, and provide parking. Also, Spanish is spoken by some senior living facilities in the area by the staff or personnel to better serve the needs of the residents.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require.
Assisted Living Costs
Looking at recent surveys the cost for residential care facilities in Metairie can cost as much as $3,400 per month. In contrast, the average cost of senior care facilities in the state of Louisiana is $2,970 monthly. Those individuals that could use assistance covering the cost of care may possibly be eligible for aid from the state of Louisiana. Review the detailed table of costs with comparisons for other nearby cities below.
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.