The city of West Springfield offers the elderly a variety of long term care options to decide on with two care facilities around the area. Getting around the city of West Springfield can potentially be challenging, requiring a car or family member's help. If needed, there are several number of hospitals and nursing homes nearby.
Senior Living Services
Some of the amenities in these care facilities that may help you feel comfortable can include:
Ability to have pets on premises
Hospice and comfort care
West Springfield has a varied network of facilities that can meet seniors' unique requirements which may go passed the standard level of amenities or services. If religion is important to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities offer prayer services on-site, while those that offer off-site services usually providing for a means for transportation.
While not crucial, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility intake manager might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might require.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison
The cost for care varies based on the services required, but in the area standard facilities are in the range of $4,400 - $5,100 per month. In comparison, the cost of senior living in neighboring Westfield is about $4,600 per month. Families that could use assistance covering the cost of care may be eligible for financial aid options from state and federal governments. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the detailed cost table below which provides comparisons to other nearby 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.