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Understanding the Cost of Care for Aging Adults

Senior care should be about meeting individual needs. But we understand that for families who are considering care options for aging adults, the cost can be a major worry. Selecting the right care is important and you want to ensure it’s the best fit and value for your unique situation. We are here to help figure out what is right for you. Below is a table to help you understand the cost of care for both in-home care services provided by Home Instead and assisted living services provided by facilities in and around Durango.

For more information about services provided by assisted living facilities, visit their websites below.

Senior Community, Assisted Living & Memory Care - Durango CO (sunshinegardenswest.com)

Assisted living, The Villa, Luxury Senior Living (seniorlivingvilla.com)

Evenings Porch – Assisted Living Community

Assisted Living | Elder Care | Namaste House Assisted Living (namastehouseal.com)

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Find Care That Enhances the Quality of Life

Evaluating Cost of Care

When evaluating the cost of care, you should weigh the outcomes of care, beyond pricing alone. It’s important to consider the person’s safety, well-being, need for companionship and quality of life. Care is something that should be put in place to, not only to keep the person safe and healthy, but to enhance a person’s enjoyment of life.

Home Instead Caregiver wearing mask brings groceries to the home of an aging adult.

  • Care Plan Personalization
  • Companionship & Engagement
  • Caregiver to Client Ratio
  • Location
  • Control of Budget
  • Safety
  • Scalability
  • Affordability

Tailor-Made Care Plans & Packages

In-home care services can help people at any point within the aging process. But care needs rarely fit neatly into a standard package. We start with the needs of the individual and develop a personalized care package and plan.

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Your Options for Paying for Home Care

Today, you may be able to take advantage of many programs to make personalized in-home care a reality for your family. Contact our office so we can discuss cost and coverage options that best support your needs. Home Instead is here to help you make an informed choice that is right for everyone involved.

Home Instead Caregiver and aging woman talking and smiling at a table.
  • Family-funded care
  • Long-term care insurance

We are currently in the process of applying to respite grants in the state of Colorado that would allow us to provide financial assistance on an as needed basis. More information will be posted by June 23, 2023.