Great Neck, which is based in a largely suburban part of Nassau County, has 9 residential care facilities which gives individuals a range of long term care options to choose from. Getting around the city is not too tough with the many public transportation options. As needed, there are a few nursing home facilities and hospitals in and around Great Neck.
Senior Living Services
It is important to seek out the amenities you need so that you or your loved one can feel comfortable. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Palliative care and medical support
Meeting the unique needs of every senior is effortless with the diverse network which functions in Great Neck. Specialized care facilities may facilitate access to on-call therapists like physical therapists, speech therapists, and occupational therapists. Some arrange for devotional services including faith healing. Still other care facilities provide transportation (for-fee and complimentary), or even can provide more advanced care like insulin injections. Some facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may allow dogs and cats, provide outdoor activities, and provide parking.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
A year of elder care facilities may run approximately $77,900 to $71,300 or $6,500 to $5,900 per month based on recent records. In comparison, the cost of senior care facilities in New York is $5,170 each month. For residents who qualify there likely exists state programs to reduce fees. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the cost table below for comparisons to other 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.