Based in a mostly suburban area of Middlesex County, Billerica has nine community care facilities in the vicinity of the city that gives residents a range of care options from which to settle upon. While it is difficult to walk for the sick or elderly, getting around the city is rather doable for healthy individuals. If needed, there are several hospitals and nursing homes in and around Billerica.
Assisted Living Services
Some of the amenities in these care facilities that may help you feel relaxed can include:
Individualized meal options
Personal care services
It is also possible to find care facilities that are there to meet particular lifestyle needs. Some care facilities provide transportation (free and at-cost), giving your loved one the opportunity to move about. 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. Specialized facilities may provide for on-call therapists for example, physical and occupational therapists.
When calling the facilities listed on this page it can be useful - though not necessary - to have your information 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 representative may have certain questions and information requests. This type of information can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice.
Senior Living Costs
A year of community care facilities in the city of Billerica can run approximately $74,200 or $6,200 per month based on recent surveys. In comparison, the average price of assisted living facilities in the state of Massachusetts is $5,270 every month. Individuals that could use assistance covering the cost of care may possibly be eligible for aid from the federal government. For more information, look through the detailed cost table below for comparisons to other 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.