Located in a mostly suburban area of Bristol County, Norton has 4 care facilities around the city that provides seniors an assortment of long term care options of which to settle upon. Moving around the city of Norton can potentially be difficult, requiring a car or family member's help. Should the need arise, there are hospitals and nursing homes in and around Norton.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling comfortable at a community care facility is ultimately about finding the right combination of amenities that are available at a given location. Norton facilities provide amenities such as:
Nurses available 24-hours
Individualized meal options
Hospice and comfort care
It is also possible to find facilities that caters to individuals with disabilities needs. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals (screened by a nutritionist), letting pet visits, as well as arranging activities within common areas. If religion is essential to you or your loved one, many care facilities provide prayer services on site, with those that offer off site services usually arranging for a method of transport. Many long term care facilities also have specialists and doctors on call in the event that advanced care is required, Podiatrists, Gerontologists, and Psychologists are just some examples.
When getting in touch with the facilities listed on this page it can be helpful - though not required - to have the resident's history 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 might have some questions and information requests. This type of information can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with cost estimates.
Assisted Living Pricing
The cost of care facilities varies based on the kind of services needed, but on average it costs residents approximately $3,500 to $6,900 per month. Neighboring Mansfield averages about $8,500 for assisted living facilities, which costs more than Norton. Additionally, there sometimes are a variety of state and/or federal options to help lower the cost of care for retired individuals. For more information, look through the detailed cost table list below for comparisons to other 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.