Akron, OH assisted living facilities are senior housing that can sometimes be mistaken for independent living communities because both offer senior apartments. Assisted living facilities in Akron, OH provide full-time living arrangements in the least restrictive and most home-like setting. Facilities can include individual senior apartments or rooms that a resident has alone or share with another person. These facilities can also range in size from one resident to several hundred residents.
Assisted living facilities in Akron are also referred to as senior care facilities and assisted living communities. Our Akron assisted living facility placement and referral agency service directory will help seniors search for and find the top assisted living facilities.
There are many excellent Akron assisted living facilities to choose from. For your convenience, Carewatchers are listing some of the best Akron, OH assisted living facilities that accept private pay.
Carewatchers has facilities listed with our placement and referral agency service directory that help residents maintain their independence while maintaining quality care and protecting resident's rights.
Akron assisted living facilities were designed to help seniors who have a decline in health. In some way, they need assistance with basic ADLs such as bathing, dressing, supervision of medications, and more.
Akron assisted living facility can also provide memory care and support for individuals with early stages of Dementia and Alzheimer’s. However, as the disease progresses, they will no longer be able to remain independent in their senior apartments. They will need an increased level of expert care and supervision in a memory care facility.
Assisted living in Akron, OH will often use outside home health agencies to provide intermittent skilled nursing services. In most cases, the home health agency visits the facility daily or as needed.
Assisted living costs vary with the residence, apartment size, and types of services needed. The basic rate may cover all services, or there may be additional charges for special services. Most assisted living communities charge on a month-to-month lease.
The State of Ohio regulates all Akron assisted living facilities. Ohio has its policies that define and govern what care and services are required for an assisted living facility to meet the state standards.
Assisted living vs. Independent living
Assisted living facilities and independent living communities are different in that independent living communities offer little to no assistance with daily living activities. If you require around the clock help with eating, dressing, or require regular medical assistance, then an assisted living facility would be the place for you.
Listed below are four Akron, OH assisted living facilities. You can call them directly, or you may call Carewatchers. Our service is free. Thank you for searching our assisted living facility placement and referral agency service directory for a referral or placement.