Huntsville, which is based in a largely rural section of Walker County, has ten facilities which offers residents a range of long term care options to decide on. Transportation service choices may be limited, making it challenging to get around the city without a car or family member. According to the latest published surveys there are many top nursing facilities and hospitals in and around the city.
Senior Living Services
Some of the amenities provided in Huntsville care facilities that may help you feel relaxed include:
Hospice and comfort care
Personal care services
Huntsville has a varied network of facilities that caters to seniors' individual needs which can go over and above the typical level of services. Some senior care facilities in the city arrange for kosher meals, allow pets like dogs, provide outdoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for social events. Some arrange for devotional services including faith healing. Still other long term care facilities provide transportation (free and at-cost), or even can provide care like blood sugar monitoring. Specialized facilities may provide or facilitate access to on-call therapists like physical therapists, speech therapists, and occupational therapists. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, several senior communities in the area have multilingual staff fluent in Romanian.
While not crucial, when contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be advantageous to have the interested party's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Pricing
The price of elder care facilities can change depending on the kind of services needed, but on average it costs residents about $4,300 monthly.