The city of Chalfont gives the elderly a range of long term care options to decide on with 9 elderly care facilities around the city. Transportation service options may be limited, making it burdensome to get around the city without a car or friend. Should the need arise, there are a few skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in and around Chalfont.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
It is important to ask for the amenities required so that you or your loved one can feel secure. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Hospice and comfort care
It is also possible to find facilities that are there to meet individual needs. Some facilities arrange for kosher meals. They also allow dogs and/or cats, provide outdoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who are still mobile. Access to on-call specialists like Nutritionists and Psychologists can also be arranged at many long-term care facilities. Italian and Spanish are spoken among the staff or personnel of many facilities in the area.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be valuable to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility intake manager might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Pricing
A year of residential care facilities in the city may run approximately $71,300 - $72,400 or $5,900 to $6,000 per month based on recent records. On the other hand, the average price of assisted living in Pennsylvania is $4,280 each month. Additionally, there can be a variety of state programs to help reduce the cost of care for low-income families. For more information, look through the detailed cost table list below which provides comparisons to 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.