Located in a mostly rural area of Custer County, Custer has eleven elderly care facilities within the city that gives individuals a collection of long term care options of which to decide on. Getting around in the city of Custer can be challenging to do without a car or public transportation to help. According to government funded surveys there are several highly rated nursing homes, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Senior Living Amenities
It is important to find desired amenities so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Ability to have pets on premises
Physicians are on call
Personal care services
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that can meet individuals with disabilities needs. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals, allowing pet visits, as well as organizing activities within common areas. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, many senior communities in the area employ staff members who speak Portuguese.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be valuable to have the interested party's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility onboarding manager might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might require.
Assisted Living Costs
The cost for services varies based on services needed, but in the city of Custer basic community care facilities are approximately $3,100 to $2,600 each month. In comparison, the average price for assisted living facilities in the state of South Dakota is $2,700 monthly.