Lancaster, which is based in a largely rural area of Coos County, has 6 care facilities which gives residents a collection of care options to decide on. Moving around in the city of Lancaster can be difficult to do without a car or public transportation to help. Should the need arise, there are a number of nursing home facilities and hospitals nearby.
Assisted Living Amenities
Feeling relaxed at a facility is mostly about finding the right combination of amenities that are available at a given location. Some of the amenities provided in Lancaster care facilities include:
Nursing staff 24-hours a day
Aside from having a full list of basic amenities, Lancaster also has a diverse network of facilities that caters to seniors' unique requirements. Access to on-call specialists like Psychiatrists, Counselors, and Nutritionists can also be arranged at many facilities. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals (screened by nutritionist), allowing pet visits, as well as arranging activities within common areas. If religion is essential to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities provide devotional services on-site, with those that offer off-site services usually providing for a means for transportation.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be helpful to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.