Chelmsford, which is found in a predominantly suburban section of Middlesex County, has 9 community care facilities which provide residents a collection of long term care options to settle upon. Moving around the city of Chelmsford can potentially be tough, requiring a car or family member's help. According to the latest published surveys there are a number of top rated nursing facilities, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Senior Living Amenities
Some of the amenities provided in Chelmsford care facilities that may help you feel comfortable include:
Personal care services
24-hour nursing staff
Palliative care and medical support
As well as having a full complement of basic amenities, Chelmsford also has a diverse network of facilities that can meet seniors' unique needs. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals, letting pet visits, as well as activities within common areas. Some arrange for devotional services. Still other care facilities provide transportation (for-fee and complimentary), or even can provide more advanced care like diabetes monitoring.
When reaching out to the facilities listed on this page it can be helpful - though not necessary - to have your information available. 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 representative may have some questions and information requests. This type of information can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with facility choice and cost estimates.
Senior Living Costs
Compiling recent records the cost for residential care facilities in and around the city is around $5,400 monthly. The cost for senior living in the state of Massachusetts is about is $5,270 per month based on recently available estimates. Additionally, there usually are a variety of state financial aid options to help lower the cost of care for low-earning families. The list below has average costs in cities close to Chelmsford:
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.