Lawrence, which is found in a chiefly suburban area of Essex County, has four community care facilities which offers seniors a collection of long term care options to select from. There are many public transport options available in the city to help your loved one get around. As needed, there are skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in and around Lawrence.
Senior Living Amenities
It is important to find the right combination of amenities so that you or your loved one can feel comfortable. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
24-hour nursing staff
Physicians are on call
Meeting the needs of every individual is easy with the varied network of care facilities which serves Lawrence. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals (under the supervision of a nutritionist), letting pet visits, as well as arranging activities within common areas. Access to on-call specialists like Podiatrists, Nurses, and Counselors can also be arranged at many senior care facilities. Some arrange for devotional services including faith healing. Still other senior care facilities offer transportation (free and at-cost), or even can provide more advanced care like blood sugar monitoring.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities listed below 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 outlining any special care the individual might need.
Senior Living Costs
Compiling recent surveys the estimated cost of care facilities in Lawrence is about $6,400 to $6,600 every month. In contrast, the cost for assisted living in Massachusetts is $5,270 monthly. Additionally, there could be a variety of federal and even state programs to help reduce the cost of care for low-income families. The list below gives you an idea for costs in cities close to Lawrence:
Senior Living Average Costs for Neighboring 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.