Delaware, which is found in a principally rural area of Delaware County, has 9 care facilities which gives residents a variety of care options to decide on. There is the possibility for it to be challenging to get around Delaware, but it can be manageable for most without a car. According to the latest published surveys there are a number of highly rated nursing homes and hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Senior Living Amenities
Feeling relaxed at a care facility is predominantly about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are available at a given facility. Delaware facilities provide amenities such as:
Dogs & cats allowed
Doctors on-call as needed
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that can meet individual needs. Specialized facilities may facilitate access to on-call therapists like occupational, speech, and physical therapists. Some facilities provide kosher meals. They also allow cats or dogs, provide activities, and provide parking for those who are still mobile. If religion is important to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities offer devotional services on-site, with those that offer off-site services usually providing for a means for transportation.
When getting in touch with the care facilities listed on this page it can be useful - though not imperative - to have your history 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 may have specific questions and information requests. This type of info can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with choosing a facility.
Assisted Living Costs in Delaware
The price for care is different based on services needed, but in the city of Delaware general care facilities are about $4,200 per month. In comparison, the cost of senior living in neighboring Dublin is approximately $7,300 per month. For residents that qualify there may be state or federal programs to cover fees. For more information, browse through the detailed cost table below for comparisons to other nearby 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.