Sparta, which is located in a predominantly suburban section of Kent County, has seven residential care facilities which offers individuals a variety of long term care options to settle upon. Transportation service choices may be limited, making it burdensome to move about the city without a car or family member or friend. According to the latest published surveys there are a number of highly rated nursing homes and hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Amenities
Some of the amenities provided in Sparta care facilities that may help you feel comfortable include:
24-hour nursing staff
It is also possible to find facilities that are there to meet health needs. If religion is vital to you or your loved one, many care facilities offer devotional services on-site, with those that offer off-site services usually arranging for a means for transportation. Many long term care facilities also have a number of specialists and doctors on staff in the event that more advanced care is required, Podiatrists, Gerontologists, and Psychologists among others. Some care facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may allow some pets, provide activities, and provide resident parking for those who are still mobile.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be helpful to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Pricing
The cost of community care facilities is different based on the kind of services required, but on average it costs residents approximately $3,100 to $4,200 per month. On the other hand, the price of senior care facilities in neighboring Grand Rapids is in the range of $3,900 per month. For families who can qualify there may be state options to reduce fees. View a more detailed cost breakdown with comparisons for neighboring cities below.
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.