Tips for Financing Assisted Living

When beginning your search it is easy to feel confused and overwhelmed about the cost and pricing structure and the options for paying for care. No two assisted living communities are the same and this can cause families to find themselves struggling to understand the true cost of senior care homes.

When looking strictly at the pricing it can seem expensive, however, the value of an assisted living community becomes more apparent after you understand what that cost includes. Aside from the apartment, monthly fees typically include meals, transportation, housekeeping, laundry, maintenance, life enrichment activities, emergency response systems, and utilities.