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Senior housing types near Webster, TX

  • Heartis Clear Lake

    Heartis Clear Lake

    14520 Highway 3, Webster, TX 77598
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    At Heartis Clear Lake, we are committed to providing a stimulating and nurturing environment — filled with warmth, comfort and care — that improves quality of life and allows our residents to flourish. As a national leader in assisted living and memory care, you can count on Heartis Clear Lake to...

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  • Light Heart Memory Care - Webster

    Light Heart Memory Care - Webster

    910 Kingsgate Ln, Houston, TX 77058
    (1)
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    Light Heart Memory Care consists of facilities that are all run on an identical model which is: 1. All Light Heart Memory Care facilities are licensed and Alzheimer’s certified. They are located in Clear Lake, Pearland, Sagemont and Webster. All our converted homes are spacious, large and have lots...

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  • The Shores at Clearlake (NOW OPEN)

    The Shores at Clearlake (NOW OPEN)

    19400 Space Center Blvd, Houston, TX 77058
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Shores at Clear Lake understands the importance of community, and we invite you to join ours. Nestled in beautiful Clear Lake, Texas with our warm and inviting Mediterranean-style building, The Shores at Clear Lake Senior Living offers resort-style accommodations with exceptional and innovative...

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  • Orchard Park at Victory Lakes

    2760 W Walker Street, League City, TX 77573
    (50)
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    Orchard Park Victory Lakes is an assisted living community located in League City, Texas in the county of Galveston. For seniors that enjoy water activities, like boating or fishing, Galveston Bay is only about 6 miles from the Orchard Park Victory Lakes community. Because Texas weather is beautiful...

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  • Light Heart Memory Care - Clear Lake

    Light Heart Memory Care - Clear Lake

    15015 Hollydale Dr, Houston, TX 77062
    (2)
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    Light Heart Memory Care consists of facilities that are all run on an identical model which is: 1. All Light Heart Memory Care facilities are licensed and Alzheimer’s certified. They are located in Clear Lake, Pearland, Sagemont and Webster. All our converted homes are spacious, large and have lots...

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  • Regal Estates

    Regal Estates

    500 Enterprise Avenue, League City, TX 77573
    (66)
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    Located in South Shore Harbour, near the Texas Gulf Coast and southeast of Houston, Regal Estates offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With proximity to lakeside activities, the beaches of Galveston Island and the historic Space Center Houston, this peaceful and picturesque community is...

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  • Atria Friendswood

    Atria Friendswood

    1310 S Friendswood Dr, Friendswood, TX 77546
    (42)
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    Atria Friendswood is located between Houston and Galveston and both are popular destinations for our residents. We enjoy day trips to the beach, afternoon football games to cheer on the Astros, fishing excursions and strolling the paths at the Galveston Moody Gardens. We offer independent living,...

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  • Serenity Gardens Dickinson

    Serenity Gardens Dickinson

    1816 Gill Rd, Dickinson, TX 77539
    (11)
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    Serenity Gardens is a family owned and operated Assisted Living / Residential Care Home that specializes in caring for those with memory impairments, such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Lewy-Body and other types of dementia. A Homelike Environment Our Assisted Living services are provided in a warm,...

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  • Brookdale Pearland

    Brookdale Pearland

    2121 Scarsdale Boulevard, Pearland, TX 77581
    (41)
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    You deserve to live your best life. If you’re living a mostly independent life, but need a little extra help with day-to-day activities, our senior living community might be the right fit for you.  With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. Assisted...

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  • Lakehouse On Dixie

    Lakehouse On Dixie

    3504 Dixie Farm Road, Pearland, TX 77581
    (26)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    One of the hardest decisions you will have to make, is to entrust the care of your loved one to someone else. We offer Lakehouse On Dixie as the solution. Some of the services we provide are: 1. A smoke free home. 2. 24-hour round the clock awake staff. 3. medication administration 4. supervised,...

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  • Parsons House La Porte

    Parsons House La Porte

    8727 W Fairmont Pkwy, La Porte, TX 77571
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Parsons House Assisted Living is a 61 unit A license assisted living.We are conveniently located in Laporte Tx on Fairmont Parkway. Parsons House emphasizes life in a homelike setting,while offering the skill of our knowledgeable staff. Our friendly community provides residents with the attention...

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  • Colonial Oaks at Vista

    Colonial Oaks at Vista

    4004 Vista Road, Pasadena, TX 77504
    (17)
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    Colonial Oaks offers a special combination of daily living, personalized supportive services, and interactive activities. Colonial Oaks has been serving seniors for over 35 years and offers a full range of personalized assistance with daily living services to seniors. We focus on wellness and...

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  • Light Heart Memory Care - Pearland

    Light Heart Memory Care - Pearland

    6923 Amie Lane, Pearland, TX 77584
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Light Heart Memory Care consists of facilities that are all run on an identical model which is: 1. All Light Heart Memory Care facilities are licensed and Alzheimer’s certified. They are located in Clear Lake, Pearland, Sagemont and Webster. All our converted homes are spacious, large and have...

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  • Elmcroft of the Mainland

    Elmcroft of the Mainland

    1901 North Amburn Road, Texas City, TX 77591
    (181)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Elmcroft of The Mainland, located in Texas City, Texas, offering exceptional assisted living options for seniors in the Houston area. Elmcroft of The Mainland is an intimate, senior living community designed to provide optimal comfort, care and privacy. Some features include: Private and...

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  • Colonial Oaks Assisted Living and Memory Care in Pearland

    Colonial Oaks Assisted Living and Memory Care in Pearland

    2940 Cullen Pkwy, Pearland, TX 77584
    (18)
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    Colonial Oaks offers a special combination of daily living, personalized supportive services, and interactive activities. Colonial Oaks has been serving seniors for over 35 years and offers a full range of personalized assistance with daily living services to seniors. We focus on wellness and...

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  • Six Palms

    Six Palms

    5409 Croix Road, Manvel, TX 77578
    (16)
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    Six Palms is a 'family owned' newly licensed small type B Assisted Living Facility with a 15 bed capacity. At Six Palms you will enjoy a peaceful, relaxing home environment with beautifully furnished spacious suites (ADA compliant) that include: Tempur-Pedic Beds Flatscreen TV's Full Baths...

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  • Orchard Park of Southfork

    3151 Southfork Parkway, Manvel, TX 77578
    (41)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Orchard Park of Southfork is an assisted living community located in the city of Manvel, Texas in the county of Brazoria. For Orchard Park of Southfork residents that enjoy shopping, this community couldn't be better located. Silverlake Village, a vast shopping complex is less than half a mile away...

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  • The Landing at Watercrest Shadow Creek Ranch (Opening Fall 2019)

    The Landing at Watercrest Shadow Creek Ranch (Opening Fall 2019)

    2907 Broadway Bend, Pearland, TX 77584
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Experience the warmth, elegance, and opportunities that await you at Landing Watercrest Shadow Creek Ranch. Customized levels of care, at-your-service amenities, a way of life designed for your pleasure. Once you experience the resort lifestyle of Landing Watercrest Shadow Creek Ranch, you’ll never...

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  • Sweet Home Assisted Living

    Sweet Home Assisted Living

    13820 Eagle Pass St, Houston, TX 77015
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Sweet Home Assisted Living. Relax, your search is over you have arrived. Sweet Home is exactly what you ordered our beautiful facility has all the amenities of hotel living, yet personalized to meet the needs of our aging population in a homelike setting. OUR GOAL is to soothe the aging...

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  • The Waterford at Baytown

    The Waterford at Baytown

    901 West Baker Road, Baytown, TX 77521
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Discover convenient services and compassionate care at The Waterford at Baytown in Baytown, TX, a charming and close-knit city located on Texas' scenic Gulf Coast. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally...

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  • Holly Hall

    Holly Hall

    2000 Holly Hall St, Houston, TX 77054
    (6)
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    Founded in 1949, Holly Hall Retirement Community is a Christian, non-profit, Retirement Community concerned for the physical, psychological, social and spiritual well-being of each of its residents. Holly Hall, a full service retirement community, offers living accommodations ranging from...

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  • ADL Assisted Living

    ADL Assisted Living

    3903 Canterbury Drive, Baytown, TX 77521
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    ADL Assisted Living #2 ADL Assisted Living #2 was born out of a growing need for licensed residential assisted livings in Baytown and surrounding areas. Our first location, only a mile away, always maintained a full capacity and ADL #2 naturally followed. Virginia Campbell, a Registered...

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  • ADL Assisted Living

    ADL Assisted Living

    3604 Autumn Lane, Baytown, TX 77521
    (10)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    ADL assisted living is owned and operated by a Registered Occupational Therapist with a passion for the elderly and experience with various diagnoses and disabilities and years of experience working with the geriatric population. Our home provides personal one-on-one care with a ratio of 1:4...

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  • Elmcroft of Braeswood

    Elmcroft of Braeswood

    2555 S Braeswood Blvd, Houston, TX 77025
    (105)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Elmcroft of Braeswood is located Houston between West University and the Medical Center. We offer a combination of daily living, customized service plans, and Our Vitality Club life enhancement program. Our customized service plans ensures that we are prepared to meet the needs of each resident and...

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  • Lovett Place

    Lovett Place

    808 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006
    (9)
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    Lovett Place is a 24-hour RN supervised personal care home. We are conveniently located on historic Lovett Boulevard, close to the medical center, museum district, Astrodome complex and downtown. We provide: *smoke free atmosphere * 24-hour dignified, affordable assisted living * homelike secure...

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  • Belmont Village West University

    Belmont Village West University

    2929 West Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77025
    (33)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    When Belmont Village at West University in Houston, Texas opened its doors in November 1998, it was the realization of three years of careful planning to create a higher standard in assisted living. As our company's first facility, it became the inspiration for the successful development of sister...

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  • The Village of Meyerland

    The Village of Meyerland

    4141 North Braeswood Boulevard, Houston, TX 77025
    (27)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Village of Meyerland is an assisted living community that is located in the wonderful, of Houston, Harris County, Texas. This community offers the most beautiful assisted living spaces in the Houston area. The Village of Meyerland prides itself on social communication and interaction. You can...

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  • The Village of River Oaks

    The Village of River Oaks

    1015 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019
    (7)
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    The Village of River Oaks will be an active independent living retirement community, along with Assisted Living & Memory Care located in beautiful River Oaks. With an exceptional location, our residents will enjoy the convenience to fine area restaurants, nearby River Oaks Center shopping and to...

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  • The Gardens of Bellaire

    The Gardens of Bellaire

    4620 Bellaire Boulevard, Bellaire, TX 77401
    (35)
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    The Gardens of Bellaire provides assisted living in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. Our Healthcare Center emphasizes resident care and dignity in private or shared...

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  • The Village of the Heights

    The Village of the Heights

    1407 Studewood, Houston, TX 77008
    (14)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Village of the Heights is an assisted living community located in Houston, Texas, in Harris County and home to just over 2.2 million people. Houston is a large and busy city where residents can enjoy a host of activities including shopping, fine dining, sporting events, and other activities....

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  • Brookdale Galleria - Renovations Coming Soon!

    Brookdale Galleria - Renovations Coming Soon!

    2929 Post Oak Boulevard, Houston, TX 77056
    (25)
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    Because mowing your own lawn is a little overrated. At our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in the heart of Houston, Texas, you can trade chores for more time to do what you want to do. Here you’ll have access to three levels of care on one campus, including independent living, assisted...

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  • Braeswood Homes Inc

    3519 S Braeswood Blvd, Houston, TX 77025
    (6)
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    Braeswood Homes Inc is a residential care home, located in Houston, Texas, committed to serving the needs of seniors in Harris, Fort Bend, and Montgomery Counties and surrounding areas. If you love big city life, then Braeswood Homes Inc is the right place for you. Houston is a global city that is...

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  • Sun Rose Adult Home

    10908 Willowisp, Houston, TX 77035
    (12)
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    Sun Rose Adult Home is a quaint senior care home located in Houston, Texas, within Fort Bend, Harris and Montgomery Counties. Houston is an enthusiastic entertainment, science, fashion, and technological hub with so much to offer its residents. It offers exceptional ecological locations and unique...

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  • Bethel Home Care

    7315 Tower View Lane, Missouri City, TX 77489
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Bethel Home Care is a residential care home located in the charming city of Missouri in Fort Bend County, Texas. Our amazing home has a tranquil and serene atmosphere, perfect for seniors who wish to relax and spend some quality time with friends and family members We also have beautiful sunny skies...

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  • Gem's Quality Care Home

    1407 River Rock Dr, Missouri City, TX 77489
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Gem's Quality Care Home is located in Missouri City, TX in Fort Bend County. Our residential care home offers you great service in an area that is beautiful and great to call home. Those who choose to spend time in Missouri City enjoy what it has to offer including Fort Bend County Library - Sienna...

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  • The Delaney at South Shore

    The Delaney at South Shore

    2605 Marina Bay Dr, League City, TX 77573
    (6)
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  • Serenity Garden

    118 W Willowick Ave, Friendswood, TX 77546
    (1)
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  • The Park at Bay Area (Opening Late 2019)

    5000 Space Center Blvd., Pasadena, TX 77505
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  • Trinity Oaks of Pearland

    3033 Pearland Pkwy, Pearland, TX 77581
    (19)
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  • The Tradition - Buffalo Speedway (Opening Early 2019)

    9339 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX 77025
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  • The Village at Southampton (Opening Fall 2020)

    2501 Quenby Ave., Houston, TX 77005
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  • Com For Care Bellaire II

    5215 Spruce Street, Bellaire, TX 77401
    (3)
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Assisted Living in Webster Texas

Exactly what is Assisted Living?

Assisted living is a type of senior housing for older individuals to get support with activities of daily living (ADLs). Assisted living residents typically get support with bathing, personal grooming, medication administration, dressing, and meals.

Assisted living differs from a skilled nursing community where people receive nursing care around the clock. Residents in assisted living often have access to staff 24 hours per day but also have the opportunity to take part in engaging entertainment while enjoying a strong sense of community. The types of care services provided in assisted living may differ with some communities offering support for seniors with certain medical requirements such as for example cognitive impairment from Alzheimer’s disease or a related form of dementia, diabetes or incontinence care.

Knowing what kind of senior housing is most beneficial for you or your family member can be complicated. Speak with your doctor to ensure you are selecting the right level of care or phone our Senior Living Advisors who are experts in senior care and can help you discover a senior care community in Webster that meets your needs.

What Solutions Are Available?

Generally, most assisted living facilities offer a selection of activities, amenities, meal plans, and transportation. Offerings offered in assisted living may differ greatly in each facility.

Other services often found in assisted living include:

  • Usage of medical services
  • Usage of therapies on-site and off-site
  • Activities and happenings calendar
  • Exercise and nutrition courses
  • Housekeeping solutions, including linen services
  • Meal planning
  • Medication supervision
  • Transportation services

How Do I Tour Assisted Living Facilities?

There are 43 assisted living communities in the wider Webster vicinity. It is highly recommended that you tour at least three to five assisted living facilities before picking the best one for you and your loved one. Touring communities will help you uncover what options can be found, and what your personal preferences are, and will ultimately help you make a decision about what is best for a family member. Call or call A Place for Mom and we'll help you setup a tour at your desired community.

Here are a few of the top questions you need to be prepared to ask throughout your tour:

  • Are the current residents friendly and content?
  • Will there be services not contained in the monthly price? If so, what exactly are they and how much do they cost?
  • Is a nurse available around the clock?
  • Is an initial assessment required before move in?
  • Is there a waitlist? If so, how long might it be before you can move in?
  • Is there a courtyard or patio for residents to enjoy space outdoors?
  • What exactly are your apartment accommodation options?
  • What are your billing and monthly payment policies and methods?
  • What does the outside of the community look like? Is it clean and tidy?
  • What's the staff-to-resident ratio? Are the staff members involved? Friendly?
  • What's your discharge policy?
  • What is your medication administration policy?
  • What sort of experience and training do your staff members have?

Will Medicare Pay for Assisted Living?

Medicare can play an important role in paying for some senior care. However, it is necessary to comprehend what Medicare pays for - and what it does not.

If the beneficiary has been in the hospital for at least three days, Medicare will cover short-term skilled nursing care associated with hospitalization for 100 days, if your physician recommends it. However, Medicare covers only short-term, noncustodial care. Therefore Medicare will not cover long-term nursing home stays or assisted living. Additionally, Medicare typically will not cover memory care because the care needed for dementia is viewed as custodial care. Medicare covers medically necessary skilled therapy at a nursing home only if you need short-term skilled care for an illness or injury and you meet certain conditions.

How Can I See Assisted Living Inspections and Ratings in Texas?

The state of Texas offers great usage of its assisted living facility records through its Department of Health and Human Services website. Data available includes licensed assisted living facilities that are updated often, and info on assisted living licensing and violations.

Texas defines assisted living as offering “individualized health and personal care assistance in a homelike setting with an emphasis on personal dignity, autonomy, independence, and privacy. Facilities can be large apartment-like settings or private residences. Services include bathing, dressing, meals, administering or supervising medication, and toileting.”

In Texas, there are two main types of assisted living. The Texas Health and Human Services licenses assisted living facilities based on residents' physical and mental capability to evacuate the facility in an emergency and whether nighttime attendance is required.

  • Type A: Cares for residents who do not require routine attendance during sleeping time and are able to follow directions during an emergency.
  • Type B: Residents require staff assistance to evacuate, are not capable of following directions within an emergency and require nighttime attendance.

How Do I Choose the best Assisted Living Facility?

Selecting the best community requires significant planning and consideration, so take your time when reviewing the abilities, policies, and services provided by those communities.

When touring a community, consider these important factors:

  • Activities: Take a look at the facility calendar of occasions. Do they match your loved one’s likes and dislikes? Do they recognize resident insight? Schedule your tour in conjunction with facility get-togethers. Ask the manager if you can view the entertainment as well as take part. Are the activities and occasions well attended? Do they foster a feeling of belonging? Does the staff seem to be experiencing the activity also? Do the get-togethers and activities vary in size and type? Do they include excursions and outings away from the community? Ask about religious services, if it is important to your family.
  • Cleanliness: How does the facility smell? Is the community clean? Look beyond visible fixtures and take a closer look into corners, baseboards, and windows. Ask how frequently housekeeping services are included in the private living space. Be sure you get full information on the types of service given and the expected response times. Ask for specifics on laundry assistance.
  • Friendliness: Be sure to get a good knowledge of the staffing routine. How many people are actually involved in residents’ care? Be sure to get an introduction to the management team. It is important that you have confidence in the property’s staff. How do staff members interact with current residents? Do they listen and make eye contact?
  • Meals: When visiting facilities, it is necessary to go over entree choices and learn about dining hours, options and procedures. Is mealtime at an arranged period of time? Is room service available? Ask when you can join them for a meal to be sure the food is enjoyable. Not only is it a great way to sample the cuisine, but it’s a great opportunity to meet other residents. Be sure to discuss what happens if a resident cannot get it to the dining room for a meal.
  • Rely on your intuition: Can you imagine your loved one feeling comfortable here? Do you feel at ease? Are the staff and residents amenable, inviting and amiable? If one of you has a bad feeling, don’t hesitate to explore additional possibilities.
  • Reputation: Ask around! Seek the guidance of residents and family members, past and present, regarding honest beliefs about the community. Many communities have a resident council that will be happy to respond to all of your questions. Also you can read some of the 859 family reviews on our web page.
  • Safety and Security: Safety and security features are incredibly important and offer peace of mind for the caregiver, especially for seniors seeking memory care. Make sure that bathrooms are accessible and also have grab bars in convenient locations. Does the facility have an emergency call system in each apartment? What goes on if a resident does wander? Learn about other safety features in living quarters and through the entire community. Be sure you find out about staffing schedules to determine who is on-site at all times to assist residents. Are there registered nurses on-site? How do staffing schedules differ during the night? How will the community assist or manage residents’ medication needs?

How Much Does Assisted Living Cost in Webster, TX?

The average cost of assisted living in Webster ranged from $2000 to $80370 monthly, the average cost across the state of Texas in 2018 was $3,515 monthly. Costs for assisted living communities may differ widely depending on features, location, and services, so if the cost is a concern, consider looking into surrounding suburbs and towns that might give you more flexibility in your spending budget.

To learn more on assisted living costs, visit A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Cost Planner, based on the actual prices families pay if they transfer to assisted living in fact it is the only cost index of its kind.

How to Pay for Assisted Living

When considering the price of assisted living, it is vital to see what's included in your monthly expenses. While many families encounter sticker shock when beginning their search for senior living, after taking into consideration housing costs and regular utility bills, they may discover a move to assisted living puts them financially ahead.

Regardless, how to pay for senior care can be an obstacle for care. Many families tend to finance a move to assisted living through the sale of a residence or personal savings, but for some people, this might not exactly be an option.

Listed below are other options that may help you pay for assisted living:

  • Life Insurance Policies: If the senior moving into assisted living has a life insurance policy, you may be able to liquidate the policy and receive funds today to cover senior care costs. Different restrictions and regulations apply according to the kind of plan you have, so contact a financial advisor or eldercare attorney to discover more about your alternatives.
  • Reverse Mortgages: For senior couples who require unique levels of care, a reverse mortgage could be a good way for one person to move into assisted living while another remains in the home. A reverse mortgage allows homeowners aged 62 or older to borrow on their home equity. To learn more, get in touch with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to discover a reverse mortgage counseling agency near you.
  • Veterans Benefits: Many veterans are unaware that they are qualified to receive senior care benefits. One generally overlooked benefit is the Veterans Aid and Attendance, which has helped numerous families afford assisted living. To qualify, veterans must be at least 65 years old and have served at least 3 months of active duty, with at least 1 day during what the Veterans Administration considers ‘active wartime periods’. Qualifying widows and widowers of veterans can also be able to receive benefits. With the existing average age of U.S. veterans at 64 years old, it’s worth it to discover if your loved one may qualify for benefits. To find out more on benefits for veterans, see our Guide to VA Benefits and Long-Term Care, or visit the VA website.

For extra ideas about how precisely to finance your move to senior living, get in touch with A Place for Mom to speak to a Senior Living Advisor today.

5 Questions to Ask When Touring an Assisted Living Community

There’s no question that choosing an assisted living community can be overwhelming. Even so, considering these five considerations when considering making the move to assisted living can help you make a better-educated decision:

  1. How many staff are available to assist at night? Some assisted living facilities provide nursing staff night and day, while others may have more generalized help on hand after hours.
  2. Is there a waitlist? Here's where doing your homework can actually pay off - plan ahead! Popular communities can fill fast. If the one you like isn't available, enquire about the waitlist and what the facility’s guideline is for taking care of it. Many communities will ask for a deposit plus some communities have internal lists for special health care needs.
  3. Will there be an outdoor space? Moving to assisted living will not mean you or your family member needs to let go of a beloved garden or patio space. If having access to a gardening area, a patio or a courtyard is important for your family member, search for a community that provides residents that space. Many larger assisted living facilities offer a range of outdoor space, with features such as BBQ spaces, gardens, and walking paths.
  4. What's the staff-to-resident ratio? Based on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 25% of assisted living communities have a ratio of 1 personal care associates for each 23 residents. Staffing can vary widely depending on the size of the community, so be sure to enquire about the features you are interested in. Ultimately, you intend to find out if this facility will provide your loved one with the support they want.
  5. What services are included in the monthly rate? Understand what is included in the normal fee arrangement and what might incur additional expense before signing any agreement. Some facilities use a fee-for-service model, or a la carte pricing, this means they ask for a monthly cost for rent and meals but additional charges for things such as medication management. Others may use a tiered pricing model where different levels of care are billed differently charges.

For more details about what to look for when visiting an assisted living community, speak with one of Senior Living Advisors.

What Is Senior Living Like in Webster Texas?

People are relocating to Texas in droves and it’s easy to see why. Texas includes a lower cost of living than several other popular retirement destinations, no personal income tax, and allows folks to choose from big city living or a quaint little towns. From the flourishing metroplex of Dallas or the blooming hip community of Austin to small farm areas with rolling hills, whatever you need your retirement experience to look like, you can have it in Texas.

When it comes to choosing senior living in Webster, TX, there are numerous points to consider, from the amount of health care and support to standard of living, location, and more. Texas has many options available so you can make a confident and educated decision for your family.

Phone A Place for Mom today - we can help relieve your worry while saving you money and time by helping you find a location that meets your price range and care requirements.

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