Located in a mostly rural part of Ingham County, Mason has 5 facilities in the vicinity of the city that provides seniors a range of care options of which to select from. While it may prove tough to walk for the sick or elderly, moving around the city is relatively doable for healthier individuals. If needed, there are a number of hospitals and nursing homes in and around Mason.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
It is important to seek out desired amenities so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Ability to have pets on premises
Beauty and barber services
Hospice and comfort care
Mason has a varied network that can meet seniors' unique needs which can go over and above the typical level of services. Some arrange for devotional services. Still other long-term care facilities offer transportation (free and at-cost), or even can provide more advanced care like blood glucose monitoring. Access to on-call specialists like Psychologists and Nutritionists can also be arranged at many senior care facilities. Some facilities offer kosher meals. They may also allow dogs/cats, arrange outdoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who are still mobile.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might require.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
The price for care varies based on needed services, but in the area standard facilities are about $3,200 to $5,000 each month. The cost for assisted living in the state of Michigan is around is $3,740 each month based on recently available estimates. For families that qualify there likely exists federal programs to lower the financial burden. The list below gives you an idea for costs in other cities near Mason:
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.