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Assisted Living Cost Calculator

Can you afford assisted living? Compare community costs to your current monthly expenses. Use our convenient Assisted Living Cost Calculator below to help you compare the expenses.

Expense Category Expense Item Your Expense Our Community
Typical Monthly Expenses Rent/Principal & Interest on Mortgage $ Included
Property Taxes & Insurance $ Included
Personal Care Services Homemaker/Companion to provide laundry, linen service, housekeeping and do chores (avg. $19/hr per 2-4 hour minimum weekday visit in U.S., 2009*) $ Included
Home Health Aides to assist with activities of daily living (avg. $21/hr per 2-4 hour minimum weekday visit in U.S., 2009*) $ Included
Emergency Call Service $ Included
Home Maintenance Appliance Repair, Plumbing, Roofing, Security $ Included
Lawn Care $ Included
Daily Living Expense Transportation (auto payment, insurance, gas, repairs) $ Included
Groceries (meals, snacks, beverages, preparation) $ Included
Activities and Entertainment $ Included
Utilities Water & Sewer $ Included
Garbage $ Included
Gas & Electricity $ Included
Cable Television $ Included
Other Peace of Mind $ Included
Other Expense $ Included
TOTAL Total Expense $ $ **
  **Enter the estimated community total here

* National Average Cost for a Private Room in a nursing home: $79, 935 annually. National Averages based on U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, National Clearinghouse for Long Term Care Information, 2009.

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