Found in a principally suburban section of Cabarrus County, Harrisburg has 6 community care facilities close to the city that gives residents a range of care options from which to decide on. While it can be challenging to walk for the sick or elderly, moving around the city is relatively doable for healthier individuals. As needed, there are a number of nursing home facilities and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Harrisburg.
Assisted Living Services
It is important to seek out desired amenities so that you or your loved one can feel secure. Some standard amenities in Harrisburg include:
Ability to have pets on premises
Hospice and comfort care
Meeting the unique needs of every senior is effortless with the diverse network which functions in Harrisburg. Some offer devotional services including faith healing. Still other care facilities provide transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), or even can provide more advanced care like blood glucose monitoring. Access to on-call specialists like Physical Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Counselors can also be arranged at many senior care facilities.
When calling the senior care facilities listed on this page it can be advantageous - though not vital - to have your information available. Consider preparing a brief medical history list. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and doctor's office names and phone numbers as the new facility coordinator might have certain questions. This type of info can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with cost estimates.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison
The cost for care changes based on the services required, but in the area basic elder care facilities are around $4,800 each month. The price for assisted living in North Carolina is around is $3,980 per month based on recently available estimates. For families that qualify there may be state options to reduce fees. For more information, look through the detailed cost table list below which provides comparisons to 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.