Located in a mostly rural part of Washtenaw County, Ypsilanti has 15 care facilities within the city that gives individuals an assortment of care options from which to decide on. Getting around the city should not be too difficult with the many public transportation options. Should the need arise, there are several hospitals and nursing homes in and around Ypsilanti.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling comfortable at a care facility is ultimately about finding the right amenities for the resident that are applicable at a given facility. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Nursing staff 24-hours a day
Hospice and comfort care
As well as having a full range of standard amenities, Ypsilanti also has a varied network of care facilities that are there to meet seniors' unique requirements. Some care facilities in the city arrange for kosher meals, can allow pets, provide outdoor social activities, as well as common areas for social events. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, several facilities in the area have staff that speak Romanian.
When reaching out to the long term care facilities listed on this page it can be helpful - though not vital - to have your loved one's history available. Consider preparing a brief medical history list. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and hospital names and phone numbers as the new facility coordinator may have certain questions. This type of info can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice and cost estimates.
Senior Living Costs
The cost of residential care facilities can change based on the kind of services needed, but on average it costs residents approximately $4,500 each month. Neighboring Ann Arbor averages about $5,200 for assisted living facilities, which costs more than Ypsilanti. Individuals that don't have the means to cover the cost of care may possibly be eligible for financial aid through local and/or federal governments. The list below has average costs in other cities neighboring Ypsilanti:
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.