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Berlin Assisted Living Facilities

There are 2 Assisted Living Facilities Facilities in Berlin, MD.

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    Friendship Gardens

    Friendship Gardens’s goal is to help their residents maintain the highest qualify of life possible in a home-like environment. Focusing on the well being of the resident has been the commitment of the staff at Friendship Gardens. This is done so their residents can thrive in a safe, nurturing env...

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    Gull Creek Senior Living Community

    Gull Creek Senior Living Community is a 48-bed, Assisted Living Facilities facility for the elderly located on One Meadow Street in a welcoming and friendly neighborhood of Berlin,MD. Gull Creek Senior Living Community provides personalized care and support services to seniors in a home-like enviro...

Assisted Living Facilities in Berlin, MD

 

Overview

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

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

 

When Do Seniors in Berlin Need Assistance?

Seniors in Berlin 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 Maryland 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 Berlin

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

 

A. Small Care Home Facilities

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Berlin 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 Maryland’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Berlin.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Berlin 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 Berlin Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.

 

B. Large Communities

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Berlin 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 Maryland’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  Communities that may be in Berlin 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 Berlin these Communities 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 Berlin can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.

 

Costs in Berlin

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

 

Paying for Care in Berlin

Paying for Assisted Living in Berlin 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 this type of Senior Living is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran’s Aid and family members. Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of care and rent in Berlin. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.

 

Maryland Licensing

The 2  Facilities in Berlin are licensed, inspected and regulated by Maryland’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Office of Health Care Quality. 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 Facility Listings in Berlin to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Berlin, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.

 

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