Assisted Living in Delaware
The AgingCare.com Assisted Living Directory features consumer reviews, photos and descriptions of services offered by each facility in Delaware in order to help you find the right accommodations and care for your loved one. AgingCare’s average customer rating for communities in Delaware is 4.0 stars based on 163 consumer reviews.
There are over 33 assisted living facilities to choose from in Delaware. The average cost for assisted living in Delaware is $5,745 per month, which is above the national average of $3,892 per month.
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Information and Resources for Assisted Living in Delaware
|Delaware facilities listed in the AgingCare.com Assisted Living Directory||33|
|Assisted Living Regulating Body||Delaware Health and Social Services, Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection|
|% of Population with Alzheimer's||11%|
How Do You Pay For Assisted Living in Delaware?
Care in a Delaware assisted living community is typically paid for by a resident’s private funds (e.g. savings, 401(k), pension, Social Security, etc.), long-term care insurance, and in some cases, VA benefits.
The Delaware Diamond State Health Plan—Plus (DSHP-Plus) provides eligible individuals with access to community-based long-term care services such as assisted living in order to reduce the number of older individuals who are placed in nursing homes.
Delaware Assisted Living Licensing Regulations
|Department Charged with Licensing and Inspections||Delaware Health and Social Services, Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection|
|Publicly Available Inspection Report Cards|
|Required Employee Screening|
|Frequency of Inspections|
|Upon Initial Licensing|
|Various Intervals Depending on Facility Performance|
|Following a Complaint|