Located in a largely suburban section of Essex County, Amesbury has 6 facilities in the vicinity of the city that provides seniors a collection of long term care options from which to select from. Moving around the city of Amesbury can potentially be tough, requiring a car or family member's help. Should the need arise, there are skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in and around Amesbury.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Some of the amenities in these care facilities that may help you feel comfortable can include:
Hospice and comfort care
Personal care services
Ability to have pets on premises
Aside from having a full complement of standard amenities, Amesbury also has a varied network that caters to seniors' unique requirements. If religion is vital to you or your loved one, many care facilities arrange devotional services on-site, while those that offer off site services usually arranging for a method of transport. Some care facilities provide kosher meals. They may allow dogs and/or cats, arrange outdoor activities, and provide parking for those who are still mobile. Specialized senior care facilities may provide for on-call therapists for example, physical and occupational therapists.
When contacting the care facilities listed on this page it can be advantageous - though not necessary - to have the resident's information on hand. Consider preparing a brief medical history list. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and hospital names and phone numbers as the new facility coordinator might have some questions and information requests. This kind of information can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with cost estimates.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison
Compiling recent surveys & records the estimated cost for care facilities in and around the city can be around $6,400 to $6,600 each month. In comparison, the cost of assisted living in the state of Massachusetts is $5,270 every month. Individuals that can't afford the cost of care may possibly be eligible for financial aid through the state of Massachusetts. The list below has average costs in other cities nearby Amesbury:
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.