Assisted Living is a term that is used for a home where you can get assistance from you daily routine work. When you see 70 to 80 years of life then you need assistance to do your work at that time these assisted living facilities provided help you in this regard. Assisted Living Facilities providers also help you when you or some of your friend got the mental diseases like Alzheimer.
Assisted living Facilities are provided by many Nursing homes and it becoming the trend to get benefit from these facilities.
These Assisted living houses offer you following services.
- 3 Time meals daily on routine basis
- A personal living room with all living facilities
- All assisted living facilities to provide 24 hours security
- Routine wise or weekly monthly medical checkup is one of the best services that are provided by these assisted living houses.
- Nursing Staff is available for 24 hours that will give assistance in your complete medication process.
- Proper assistance is provided in your routine affairs like walk, washing of clothes (Laundry 24 hours).
In Short, these assisted living homes or nursing homes provided full assistance to seniors and mental patients. If we talked about the people who are getting the services of these assisted living facilities in U.S, then we will look at a survey of the different departments that are related to these facilities. The Survey revealed that around 31,000 nursing homes are providing these assisted living facilities all over the America, and the number of these houses increases accordingly.
When we check that how many people are using these facilities in U.S then we noted that around one million people are getting benefit from these facility houses. 50 % of them are individuals who are above 85 years of age. Female gender is dominating the Male gender in using Assisted Living Facilities as their number is more than male.
However these facilities are not providing their services free of cost, they charge for services, but the cost is affordable. Usually, they charge $3000 to $4000 per month as a monthly cost for average assisted living facilities.
These services are also not for the lifetime one can only stay for maximum 32 weeks in an assisted living house. So it means you can get their services for a shorter period or for people who suffer from mental diseases may get these facilities for a longer period than the seniors.