Moving into assisted living near you in Indianapolis can be a big adjustment, even when you're looking forward to the change. To make the transition go as smoothly as it can, it's smart to give yourself and your loved ones as much time as possible to get a few things done before moving day. These four items, in particular, usually have to be done in the month or two before moving:
Assisted living in Indianapolis costs an average of $5,053 a month, according to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey.
Indianapolis assisted living costs significantly more than the monthly average of $3,750 Genworth found nationwide. This can be a significant increase in cost for seniors who have been paying for in-home health aides, who in Indianapolis cost a monthly average of $4,362.
Our local Seniorly Partner Agents often have the ability to negotiate monthly rent and fees on your behalf at many of the communities you might be interested in. This is a free service to you. To connect to a Seniorly Partner Agent email us now at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (855) 866-4515.
The difference between assisted living and other types of senior care is that assisted living sits between independent living and skilled nursing facilities, sometimes called nursing homes. Assisted living is just one option for seniors who need a new living arrangement. Other levels of care each offer something unique for seniors with special needs. Details vary, but these are the principal alternatives to assisted living in Indianapolis: