South Kingstown, which is located in a largely suburban section of Washington County, has 10 residential care facilities which provide residents a range of long term care options to select from. There is potential for it to be tough to move about South Kingstown, but it can be doable for most without a car. If needed, there are several number of skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in and around South Kingstown.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services in South Kingstown
Feeling secure at a facility is primarily about finding the right amenities for the resident that are applicable at a given center. Some of the amenities provided in South Kingstown care facilities include:
Nurses available 24-hours
Physicians are on call
South Kingstown has a varied network of care facilities that can cater to seniors' unique needs which can go beyond the usual level of amenities or services. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals (dietician approved), letting pet visits, as well as activities within common areas. Specialized facilities may facilitate access to on-call therapists for example, physical and occupational 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. Portuguese and Spanish are spoken among the staff of some facilities in the area.
When calling the long term care facilities listed on this page it can be valuable - though not imperative - to have your history available. Consider preparing a brief medical history list. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and medical center names and phone numbers as the new facility onboarding manager may have certain questions. This type of information can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with cost estimates.
Assisted Living Costs
The price of residential care facilities may change depending on the type of needed services, but on average it costs residents about $4,600 to $5,800 every month. On the other hand, the average price of senior care facilities in the state of Rhode Island is $4,620 per month. For individuals that can qualify there likely exists state programs to supplement fees. View a more detailed cost breakdown with comparisons for neighboring cities below.
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.