Chippewa Falls, which is located in a predominantly rural part of Chippewa County, has five elderly care facilities which offers residents a range of care options to decide on. Moving around Chippewa Falls is not too challenging for anyone with the ability to move freely and walk without pain. According to the latest published surveys there are many highly rated nursing facilities, as well as hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
Feeling comfortable at a community care facility is largely about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are applicable at a given location. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Nurses available 24-hours
As well as having a full range of standard amenities, Chippewa Falls also has a varied network of facilities that provides for seniors' unique requirements. Access to on-call specialists like Speech Therapists and Nurses can also be arranged at many senior care facilities. Some care facilities in the city provide kosher meals, can allow pets like dogs, provide outdoor social activities, as well as common areas for activites. Some care facilities provide transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), giving your loved one the option to move about.
When contacting the senior care facilities listed on this page it can be valuable - though not imperative - to have your history available. 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 specific questions and information requests. This kind of info can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice.
Senior Living Costs
The cost for care changes based on required services, but in the city of Chippewa Falls standard facilities are approximately $3,200 per month. The cost for assisted living in the state of Wisconsin is around is $3,380 per month based on the most current estimates. For individuals who can qualify there likely exists federal and even state options to reduce costs. To get a better idea of averages, look through the cost table list below for comparisons to other neighboring cities.
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.