Ledyard Senior Citizens Center
12 Van Tassel Dr, Gales Ferry, CT
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Description of Ledyard Senior Citizens Center in Gales Ferry, CT
Ledyard Senior Citizens Center, located in Gales Ferry, Connecticut provides the following services: Assisted Living, Senior Community, and In-Home Care. Ledyard Senior Citizens Center has a very good hospital, Lawrence & Memorial Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 84 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Ledyard Senior Citizens Center's nearest hospital is 6 miles away. The zipcode (06335) in Connecticut, where Ledyard Senior Citizens Center is located, has an average safety rating based on recent crime statistics.
Ledyard Senior Citizens Center is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities. They provide a higher level of service for the elderly which can include preparing meals, housekeeping, medication assistance, laundry, and also do regular check-in's on the residents. Basically, they are designed to bridge the gap between independent living and nursing home facilities. When thinking about how to pay for care, assisted living facilities are generally less expensive than nursing homes, if assisted living is a viable option for your loved one.
Also, Ledyard Senior Citizens Center is a Senior Community. Senior communities are for seniors who can take care of themselves. It is often a set of apartments in a variety of sizes from studios to large two bedrooms, where seniors live independently, but may receive additional services like transportation, pools, a convenience store, bank, barber/beauty shop, resident laundry, housekeeping, and security, are all services and amenities that may be provided there.
Also, Ledyard Senior Citizens Center is an in-home care provider. In Home care could be either medical ("skilled") or non-medical ("custodial") support services delivered at the home of the senior. "skilled" service providers who usually provide various medical care needs and "custodial" care providers who provide services for daily living such as bathing, dressing, and meal preparation but may also extend to assistance with transportation, paying bills, making appointments, and simply being there to provide companionship and emotional support. Home Care services are generally available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and are sometimes paid for directly by the client or through a variety of public and private funding sources such as Medicare and/or Medicaid. Make sure you know your loved one's Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, and understand how you can use tools like long term care insurance to pay for in home care.
For more information about Ledyard Senior Citizens Center call (866) 965-2891 to speak with a local Care Advisor
Demographic Profile for Gales Ferry, CT,06335
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