Found in a predominantly rural section of Surry County, Elkin has 9 residential care facilities in the vicinity of the city that offers individuals a variety of care options from which to select from. Getting around the city of Elkin can potentially be challenging, requiring a car or family member's help. Should the need arise, there are a number of skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Elkin.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Some of the amenities in these care facilities that may help you feel relaxed can include:
24-hour nursing staff
Doctors are on call
Personal care services
It is also possible to find care facilities that caters to special lifestyle needs. Specialized senior care facilities may arrange access to on-call therapists for example, occupational and speech therapists. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals (dietician approved), allowing pet visits, as well as arranging activities within common areas.
When getting in touch with the care facilities listed on this page it can be advantageous - though not necessary - 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 may have specific questions and information requests. This type of information can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with cost estimates.