Great Falls, which is found in a largely suburban part of Fairfax County, has 4 residential care facilities which provide seniors a range of care options to select from. If getting around the city using transportation services provided by the city is necessary to you, be sure and research your options. According to government funded surveys there are a number of top nursing home options, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
It is important to ask for the amenities required so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Hospice and comfort care
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
It is also possible to find facilities that are there to meet individuals with disabilities needs. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals (screened by nutritionist), allowing pet visits, as well as organizing activities within common areas.
When reaching out to the facilities listed on this page it can be helpful - though not imperative - to have the resident's history on hand. Consider preparing a brief medical history summary. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and medical center names and phone numbers as the new facility representative may have some questions and information requests. This type of info can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison in Great Falls
A year of care facilities in the city might cost about $56,800 - $90,700 or $4,700 to $7,600 per month based on recent surveys. Neighboring Reston averages as much as $7,200 for long term care facilities, which costs more than Great Falls. Additionally, there can be a number of state financial aid options to help cover the cost of care for retired individuals. Review the 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.