Forney, which is found in a mostly suburban part of Kaufman County, has four residential care facilities which offers residents a collection of long term care options to choose from. Moving around the city of Forney can potentially be difficult, requiring a car or family member's help. If needed, there are several skilled nursing facilities and hospitals nearby.
Senior Living Services
Feeling comfortable at a facility is mostly about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are applicable at a given facility. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
Ability to have pets on premises
Doctors on-call as needed
It is also possible to find care facilities that can meet individuals with disabilities needs. Access to on-call specialists like Nutritionists, Psychiatrists, Dentists, and Nurses can also be arranged at many senior care facilities. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals (screened by nutritionist), letting pet visits, as well as activities within common areas. Also, Romanian is spoken by some senior living facilities in the area among the staff to better serve the residents.
When contacting the senior care facilities listed on this page it can be valuable - though not imperative - to have the resident's information available. Consider preparing a brief medical history summary. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and doctor's office names and phone numbers as the new facility coordinator may have certain questions and information requests. This type of information can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice and cost estimates.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
The price of care facilities is different depending on the type of services required, but on average it costs residents about $3,800 monthly. The price for senior living in the state of Texas is around is $3,710 monthly based on recently available estimates. Additionally, there may be a variety of state and/or federal financial aid options to help supplement the cost of care for low-income families. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the detailed cost table below which provides comparisons to other neighboring 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.