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Riverwood Assisted Living

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Assisted Living Riverwood 

Overview

Assisted Living facilities are located in the city of Riverwood, Kentucky or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One. In Riverwood, depending on its residents’ care needs, Assisted Living facilities provide daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more. 

Also, these Assisted Living facilities can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more. Many families choose this option for their Loved Ones not only due to the services and amenities, but they want their elderly Loved One to be around others like them for the social and mental aspect.

 

When Do Seniors in Riverwood Need Assisted Living?

Seniors in Riverwood will typically need this type of long term care when it is unsafe to live by themselves at home or they need assistance with their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living). Residents in these types of Kentucky senior living facilities in can either be independent, need assisted living, and can be diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer's Disease. They also enjoy the social atmosphere and being around other residents that have similar interests and enjoy the same activities. 

 

Types of Facilities in Riverwood

The size of an Assisted Living facility in Riverwood can vary from a small, residential board and care home to a large “resort-style” community.

 

A. Small Assisted Living Facilities

Description and Size

Assisted Living Board and Care Homes located in Riverwood are regular residential homes in the neighborhood that have been converted to care for 6 to 10 senior residents. These care homes are licensed by Kentucky's State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Riverwood.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Riverwood care homes prefer a "home-like" intimate setting that they are used to at home. While there are many small residential care homes that provide activities, pet and music therapy, fitness programs and more, these residents prefer to be with a smaller group of seniors.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

With the smaller facility size and lower number of residents, the Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in a Riverwood Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.

 

B. Large Assisted Living Communities

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Riverwood will look like a large resort or hotel with 50 to 200 residents. These care facilities will usually be located in commercial areas and are also regulated by Kentucky's State Licensing Department. These large senior living facilities can also have a secure Memory Wing that can keep residents suffering from Alzheimer's safe from wandering.

Some nationally recognized Assisted Living Communities that may be in Riverwood or nearby are familiar names like Sunrise Senior Living, Brookdale Senior Living, Emeritus Senior Living, Atria Senior Living, Belmont Village, Senior Lifestyle, Holiday Retirement, and Five Star Senior Living to name a few.

Types of Residents

Seniors living in a Riverwood Assisted Living Community will typically prefer a large community due to the daily schedule of activities, higher levels of socialization with other residents, chef prepared meals, music and pet therapy, music and art classes, fitness classes and regular outings.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

Due to the large size of the facility and higher number of residents, the typical Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in Riverwood can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.

 

Assisted Living Riverwood Costs

The average cost of Assisted Living in Riverwood is $ 2720 per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large community, the lowest cost Assisted Living starts at is $ 1170 and can go as high as $ 6450 depending on the level of care needs. To find out what factors play a part of the monthly cost, Click Here.

 

Paying for Care

Paying for Assisted Living in Riverwood can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families pay for care out of pocket or also called "Private Pay." Other methods of paying for Assisted Living is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran's Aid and family members. Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of Assisted Living in Riverwood. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.

 

Kentucky Licensing

The Assisted Living Facilities in Riverwood are licensed, inspected and regulated by Kentucky’s Cabinet for Health & Family Services, Department for Aging & Independent Living. Their responsibilities are to have the administrators currently licensed, inspect the senior housing facility before it opens, ensure the facility is operating up to standards and the residents are receiving good care.

 

We encourage you to browse through our Assisted Living Facility Listings in Riverwood to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Riverwood, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Assisted Living representative will be more than happy to help you.