Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Home Care Agencies. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 225 Home Care Agencies in Norfolk and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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Seniorcorp was established in 2003 to address the need in the South Hampton Roads community for compassionate, quality in-home care services for the aging population. Dedicated to 'changing the way America ages,' Seniorcorp offers seniors the ability to remain in their homes as they age, where...
From its rich history to its current modernization, Norfolk has a lot to offer. Museums, historic sites, and shopping centers are abundant throughout the city, and Norfolk’s walkable downtown gives residents of the city easy access to their favorite shops and restaurants. For those looking to retire in Norfolk, its relatively mild climate and lower cost index scores contribute to an ideal senior-friendly environment.
Home care, or in-home care, in Norfolk is a service which offers compassion and help to seniors who need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) and wish to remain in their homes. Levels of care vary according to need, and can include companionship, meal prep, cleaning, transportation, and help with ADLs like bathing and dressing. Home care aides are trained to understand the nuances of senior care but generally aren’t licensed to provide medical services.
A Place for Mom’s local Senior Living Advisors can help find the right home care provider in Norfolk for you or your loved one.
The median monthly cost of a home health aide is about $4,000 in the Norfolk area and $4,400 in the state of Virginia, according to Genworth.
The total household expenses associated with living in Norfolk are rated 13 points below the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated below the average.
All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.
Income and Housing
The top hospitals that service Norfolk include:
Norfolk’s climate is classified as humid subtropical, which means it experiences warm summers and relatively mild winters. The average humidity level is 67%, and humidity levels are often highest during August at about 74%.
This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.
Race & Ethnicity
These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.
These scores were taken from the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.
2016 Presidential Election Results for Norfolk
Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Norfolk include:
Outdoor attractions in Norfolk:
Norfolk’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:
Norfolk offers a variety of transportation options to residents. The Metro Area Express (MAX) bus system offers transit throughout the metropolitan area, the Tide rail system operates in Norfolk’s downtown, and Hampton Roads Transit has three ferries that carry passengers between Norfolk and Portsmouth. The city of Norfolk has also recently installed new bike lanes and parking options throughout the city to improve its bike-friendliness and make cycling a viable transportation option. Taxis, as well as rideshare services like Uber and Lyft, are also available in Norfolk.