Located in a chiefly suburban section of Hidalgo County, Weslaco has four residential care facilities within the city that offers residents a range of long term care options from which to choose from. There is the possibility for it to be challenging to move about Weslaco, but it can be workable for most without their own car. Should the need arise, there are nursing home facilities and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Weslaco.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling relaxed at a care facility is mainly about finding the amenities you need that are available at a given facility. Some of the amenities provided in Weslaco care facilities include:
Nurses available 24-hours
Aside from having a full complement of basic amenities, Weslaco also has a diverse network of facilities that provides for seniors' unique needs. Access to on-call specialists like Speech Therapists, Psychiatrists, Podiatrists, and Nurses can also be arranged at many care facilities. Some senior care facilities within the city offer kosher meals, allow pets, provide outdoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for activites. Some long-term care facilities offer transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), giving your loved one the option to move about.
While not crucial, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be helpful to have relevant 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 require.
Assisted Living Costs
The cost for care can change based on services needed, but in the city basic facilities are approximately $3,500 to $3,400 every month. In contrast, the price of assisted living in neighboring Pharr is around $4,200 per month.