Shelton, which is found in a chiefly rural section of Mason County, has 8 care facilities which gives seniors a range of long term care options to decide on. If getting around the city using transportation services provided by the city is critical to you, be sure and investigate your choices. Based on information taken from recent studies there are a number of top ranked nursing home options, as well as hospitals in and around the city.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling secure at a facility is mainly about finding the amenities you need that are available at a given location. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Nurses available 24-hours
Personal care services
Shelton has a varied network of facilities that can cater to seniors' individual requirements which may go beyond the basic level of services. Some care facilities offer kosher meals, allow pets like cats, provide outdoor social activities, as well as common areas for group activities. Some elder care facilities offer transportation (free and at-cost), giving your loved one the opportunity to move about.
While not necessary, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be helpful to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility intake manager might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Costs
The price of care facilities can change based on the kind of required services, but on average it costs residents approximately $3,600 every month. Neighboring Lacey averages as much as ,500 for long-term care facilities, which costs less than Shelton. Those individuals that don't have the means to cover the cost of care may be eligible for aid options through the state of Washington. The list below has average costs in cities near Shelton:
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.