Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. What is assisted living?
Assisted living provides a residential setting for seniors and individuals with disabilities who may need assistance with daily activities such as bathing, dressing, and medication management. Our facilities ensure a balance between independent living and the necessary support to ensure residents' safety and well-being.
2. How does the application process work?
The application process begins with a tour of our facility, followed by an assessment of the prospective resident's needs. This assessment ensures we can offer the appropriate level of care. Next, you'll need to complete an application form, provide medical records, and meet with our staff to discuss care plans and accommodations.
3. How much does assisted living cost at ADL Assisted Living?
Costs vary based on the level of care required and the type of accommodation chosen. We recommend reaching out to our admissions team who can provide a detailed cost breakdown tailored to your needs. Remember, our unique PRICE-LOCK feature ensures your cost remains constant even as care needs evolve.
4. What's included in the monthly fee?
The monthly fee typically covers room and board, meals, housekeeping, laundry, recreation and social activities, and basic medical and personal care assistance. Additional services may be available for an extra charge.
5. Is there a waiting list?
The availability varies across our three facilities. It's always best to get in touch with us directly to understand current availabilities and potential wait times.
6. What's the staff-to-resident ratio?
We pride ourselves on providing personalized care, and our staff-to-resident ratio reflects this commitment. While the exact ratio can vary based on the facility and time of day, we ensure there's always ample staff to cater to our residents' needs.
7. Can residents bring their own furniture?
Yes, we encourage residents to make their space feel as homely as possible. While each room comes furnished, residents are welcome to bring select pieces of furniture, decorations, or personal items to personalize their space.
8. Are there activities for residents?
Absolutely! We believe in holistic well-being. Our facilities offer a range of physical, social, and cognitive activities tailored to our residents' preferences and abilities. This includes exercise sessions, art classes, music programs, and outings.
9. What happens if a resident's health deteriorates?
Our trained staff is equipped to manage changes in our residents' health. If there's a significant change, we'll reassess the care plan in consultation with the resident's family and healthcare providers. Our emphasis on early illness detection and aging in place ensures continuity of care.
10. How do you handle emergency situations?
Safety is our top priority. Each facility is equipped with emergency systems, and our staff receives regular training on emergency protocols. In case of serious emergencies, we have established procedures to ensure timely medical attention and communication with family members.
For more specific questions or further information, please don't hesitate to contact us directly.