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Castleton Assisted Living

There are 2 Assisted Living Facilities in Castleton, VT.

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    Harvey House, Ltd

    Harvey House, Ltd is a Assisted Living facility in Castleton, VT at 1997 M...

    Castleton, VT 05735
    Alzheimer's Disease, Assisted Living

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    Saltis Home

    Saltis Home is a Assisted Living facility in Castleton, VT at 1141 Main St...

    Castleton, VT 05735
    Alzheimer's Disease, Assisted Living

Castleton, VT Assisted Living

Overview

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

Also, these 2 Assisted Living facilities can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.

 

When Do Seniors Need Assisted Living?

Seniors in Castleton 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 Vermont senior living facilities in can either be independent, need assisted living, and can be diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer's Disease.

 

Types of Facilities in Castleton

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

 

A. Small Residential Care Homes

Description and Size

Assisted Living Board and Care Homes located in Castleton 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 Vermont's State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Castleton.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Castleton 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 Castleton 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 Castleton 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 Vermont'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 Castleton 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 Castleton 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 Castleton can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.

 

Costs

The average cost of Assisted Living in Castleton is $ 3750 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 $ 1788 and can go as high as $ 7210 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 Castleton 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 Castleton. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.

 

Licensing

The 2 Assisted Living Facilities in Castleton are licensed, inspected and regulated by Vermont’s Department of Disabilities, Aging, and Independent Living, Division of Licensing and Protection. 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 Castleton to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Castleton, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Assisted Living representative will be more than happy to help you.