Based in a chiefly urban part of Ouachita Parish, Monroe has 6 community care facilities close to the city that provides residents a range of care options of which to choose from. Getting around in the city of Monroe can be tough to do without a car or other means of transportation to help. According to the latest published surveys there are several top rated skilled nursing homes, as well as hospitals in and around the city.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling relaxed at a residential care facility is predominantly about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are applicable at a given facility. Some of the amenities provided in Monroe care facilities include:
Nurses available 24-hours
Palliative care and medical support
Meeting the unique needs of every individual is easy with the diverse network which operates in Monroe. Many long term care facilities also have specialists on staff in the event more advanced care is required, Dentists, Podiatrists, Gerontologists, and Physical Therapists for example. Some care facilities in the city offer kosher meals, allow pets, provide indoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for community activities. Some elder care facilities offer transportation, giving your loved one the option to move about.
While not crucial, when contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be advantageous to have 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 Cost Comparison
The cost of care facilities can change based on the kind of services required, but on average it costs residents around $2,400 to $2,300 monthly. Neighboring West Monroe averages about $2,900 for care facilities, which costs more than Monroe. Additionally, there can be a variety of state and/or federal programs to help cover the cost of care for retired individuals. Review the detailed table of costs with comparisons for 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.