Ellensburg, which is based in a predominantly rural part of Kittitas County, has four community care facilities which provide seniors a variety of long term care options to select from. Moving around in the city of Ellensburg can be challenging to do without a car or public transportation to help. Should the need arise, there are a few skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Ellensburg.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Feeling comfortable at a facility is mostly about finding the amenities you need that are available at a given location. Ellensburg facilities provide amenities such as:
Nurses available 24-hours
Aside from having a full range of basic amenities, Ellensburg also has a diverse network that caters to seniors' unique requirements. Some care facilities in the city provide kosher meals, allow pets like cats, provide outdoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for activites.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be helpful to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison in Ellensburg
A year of care facilities in the city can run approximately $39,700 or $3,300 per month based on estimates. Nearby Yakima averages as much as $4,100 for long-term care facilities, which costs more than Ellensburg. For those individuals who can qualify there likely exists state or federal programs to supplement the financial burden. View a more detailed cost list with comparisons for other nearby 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.