As families consider senior living options, Idaho should be at the top of the list for those looking for a unique geographic blend of dry, desert-like conditions and rugged, snowy wilderness — along with a relatively low cost of living.
Sandwiched between the lush, temperate Pacific Northwest and the snowy peaks of the Rocky Mountains, the aptly nicknamed “Gem State” is truly a hidden gem of the United States. Idaho’s landscape consists of scenic wonders and untamed natural features such as Craters of the Moon National Monument, City of Rocks National Reserve, and the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness Area. Even part of Yellowstone — the country’s first and most well-known national park — spills over from neighboring Wyoming into Idaho’s northeast corner, just below the state’s jagged, mountainous border with Montana. Rivers and waterfalls are also distinguishing features of Idaho, and the Snake River Plain through the state’s central region is home to its most populous cities, like Boise.
A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Advisors can provide you with a list of home care providers in Idaho to help you find one that fits your needs and budget.
The median monthly cost of home care in Idaho is about $4,300, according to Genworth.
842 SE 1st Avenue, Ontario, OR 97914 | 40.3 miles from Cambridge center
1269 Monroe Creek Rd, Weiser, ID 83672 | 21.6 miles from Cambridge center
645 E 5th St, Weiser, ID 83672 | 27.7 miles from Cambridge center
Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:
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