Assisted living offers an option for individuals interested in preserving their independence, while living in secure group housing, with personalized assistance for daily living activities.
There are several types of assisted living facilities, many with different options and levels of care. These offer a wide range of living accommodations for those who require some type of assistance. Residents can select from private rooms or shared rooms.
Assisted Living today consists of various options for size of facilities - from large, apartment-like buildings with amenities to small residual houses with just 5 or 6 residents. All offer basic support and some offer on staff medical care.