The city of Canton gives seniors a range of long term care options to decide on with eight community care facilities within the city. Transportation service choices may be limited, making it tough to get around the city without a car or family member. As needed, there are a few skilled nursing facilities and hospitals nearby.
Assisted Living Amenities
Feeling relaxed at an elder care facility is mostly about finding the right amenities for the resident that are applicable at a given facility. Some standard amenities in Canton include:
Individualized meal options
Ability to have pets on premises
It is also possible to find facilities that are there to meet particular lifestyle needs. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals, allowing pet visits, as well as organizing activities within common areas. Access to on-call specialists like Occupational Therapists and Dentists can also be arranged at many long term care facilities.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might need.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
Compiling recent surveys the estimated cost of residential care facilities in Canton can be around $3,500 - $6,900 per month. Neighboring Norwood averages about $6,400 for long-term care facilities, which costs more than Canton. For residents that qualify there are usually state & federal programs to cover fees. The list below has average costs in other cities close to Canton:
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.