Located in a mostly suburban area of Norfolk County, Franklin has 9 elderly care facilities around the city that gives seniors a variety of care options of which to select from. While it is difficult to walk for the sick or elderly, getting around the city is relatively doable for healthier individuals. According to the latest published surveys there are many top rated skilled nursing homes and hospitals in and around the city.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Feeling comfortable at a community care facility is primarily about finding the amenities you need that are applicable at a given center. Some standard amenities in Franklin include:
Nurses available 24-hours
Individualized meal options
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that can meet patient needs. Some senior care facilities offer kosher meals. They may also allow cats or dogs, provide indoor activities, and provide resident parking. Specialized senior care facilities may provide for on-call therapists like occupational and speech therapists.
While not crucial, when contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be convenient to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison in Franklin
The cost of residential care facilities is different depending on the kind of needed services, but on average it costs residents about $4,200 each month. In comparison, the cost of assisted living in Milford is approximately $6,500 per month. Those individuals that can't afford the cost of care may be eligible for aid options through state and federal governments. The list below has average costs in other cities near Franklin:
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.