Yonkers, which is located in a chiefly suburban area of Westchester County, has four care facilities which offers residents a collection of care options to select from. Getting around Yonkers is not too tough for anyone who has the ability to move easily and walk without trouble. Should the need arise, there are several nursing home facilities and hospitals nearby.
Assisted Living Services
It is important to ask for the amenities you need so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities provided in Yonkers care facilities include:
Nursing staff 24-hours a day
All meals provided
Dogs & cats allowed
Yonkers has a diverse network of facilities that can cater to seniors' individual requirements which may go passed the usual level of services. Specialized care facilities may provide or facilitate access to on-call therapists like occupational, speech and physical therapists. If religion is important to you or your loved one, many care facilities offer devotional services on-site, while those that offer off site services usually providing for a way for them to get there. Some care facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may allow dogs and/or cats, provide indoor activities, and provide parking for those who can still drive. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, many facilities in the area employ multilingual staff fluent in Spanish.
When reaching out to the senior care facilities listed on this page it can be helpful - though not necessary - to have your information available. Consider preparing a brief medical history summary. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and medical center names and phone numbers as the new facility coordinator may have specific questions and information requests. This type of info can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with facility choice and cost estimates.
Assisted Living Costs in Yonkers
The price of residential care facilities can change based on the type of services required, but on average it costs residents about $5,800 per month. In comparison, the price of senior care facilities in neighboring Tuckahoe is around $6,800 per month. Residents that need help covering the cost of care may possibly be eligible for financial aid through state and federal governments. The list below gives you an idea for costs in other cities neighboring Yonkers:
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.