The city of Latham offers residents an assortment of long term care options to settle upon with eight community care facilities around the city. Moving around in the city of Latham can be challenging to do without a car or family member or friend to help. If needed, there are a few hospitals and nursing homes in the surrounding areas around Latham.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
Feeling secure at a community care facility is mostly about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are available at a given facility. Some standard amenities in Latham include:
Secure Alzheimer's units
Nursing staff 24-hours a day
Latham has a varied network of care facilities that are there for seniors' unique needs which can go over and above the typical level of services. Access to on-call specialists like Podiatrists and Occupational Therapists can also be arranged at many long-term care facilities. Some care facilities offer kosher meals. They may also allow dogs/cats, arrange indoor activities, and provide parking. Some arrange for devotional services. Still other long term care facilities provide transportation (free and at-cost), or even can provide care like blood glucose monitoring.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be valuable to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might require.