COST OF CARE

ALZHEIMER & DEMENTIA CARE FACILITY

  • Also Known As: Memory Care Facility

  • Payment Sources: Private Pay; Medicaid.

  • Price Range: $5000 to $9000 per month

ASSISTANT LIVING

  • Also Known As: Assisted Care Community

  • Payment Sources: Mostly private pay; some take Medicaid

  • Price Range: $3000 to $6000 per month depending on the size of apartment and level of assistance

NURSING HOME

  • Also Known As: Convalescent Care; Nursing Center; Long Term Care Facility

  • Payment Sources: Private Pay; Medicare; Medicaid

  • Price Range: $6000 to $10,000 per month

RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES

  • Also Known As: Board and Care Homes; Group Homes; Adult Family Homes.

  • Payment Sources: Private Pay; Medicaid (in some instances)

  • Price Range: $3000 to $7000 per month depending on the services and level of care provided and whether or not it is a shared/private room.

RETIREMENT/INDEPENDENT LIVING


  • Also Known As: Retirement Communities; Congregate Care; Retirement Living

  • Payment Sources: Mostly private pay; some government funded through Section 202

  • Price Range: $1500-$5000 per month