What are some names for assisted living facilities?
Adult Foster Care Adult Home Enhanced Care Home Residential Care Home Retirement Residence Sheltered Housing
Approximately how many assisted living facilities are there in the US?a) 75,000b) 30,000c) 400,000
Approximately how many residents are in assisted living facilities in the US?a. 1.7 millionb. 750,000c. 3 million
Factors in choosing an assisted living facility:• Climate• Distance from relatives• Interests• Costs
What is the approximate cost permonth for in an assisted living facility?a) $1,500b) $10,000c) $4,000
Features of assisted living facilities:• Laundry service• Housekeeping service• Transportation service• Meals• Medical Assistance
Perks• Entertainment• Beauty salon/barber• Indoor pool• Pets• Peace of mind
Sources• Caregiving in the US, Executive Summary, National Alliance for Caregiving-in alliance with AARP, November 2009• Center for Disease Control and Prevention• US Department of Health and Human Services• National Institute on Health• National Institute on Housing• National Center for Assisted Living (NACL)
A particular slide catching your eye?
Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.