Many families today face the challenge of finding a safe and
comfortable residence for the elder in their family. A community
based residential facility may be the answer for an elder who is no
longer able to live alone, yet does not require skilled medical
care. Home Suite Home staff provide the assistance that many of
today’s seniors need to support their independence.
1. Will I have my own room?
Yes. We have 11 rooms and most include a private half-bath, closet, and window with a view.
2. What about furnishings?
We will furnish your room unless you choose to bring
your own. Personal items are encouraged as they provide comfort and
3. What type of assistance will I receive?
We provide 24 hour monitoring, supervision, and
assistance with medication management, personal hygiene, all meals,
housekeeping and laundry.
4. What if I need additional assistance or services?
We will provide assistance in obtaining services not
included in the monthly charges such as skilled nursing care,
therapy and transportation. The cost of additional services will be
the responsibility of the resident.
5. Who provides services at Home Suite Home?
Qualified caregivers provide assistance in all areas of care and coordinate activities and outings. A registered nurse and dietitian is also on staff.
6. What will my day be like?
We will work together to establish a comfortable
routine. Participation in activities will be encouraged, but not
7. Do I need to sign a lease?
No. Each resident pays on a month to month basis. In
the event of a temporary hospitalization, daily rates remain in
place to reserve the room.
What personal items will Home Suite Home supply?
We will provide you with basic linens, soap, shampoo, toilet and
Can special diets be accommodated?
Yes. A registered dietitian experienced in the special
nutritional concerns of senior citizens is on staff. All meals are nutritionally
balanced and served family style. Individual preferences are easily
accommodated and residents have access to the kitchen.
Are there any religious restrictions?
Home Suite Home is a non-denominational facility that welcomes residents
of all faiths. Every effort will be made to accommodate religious
practices and to assist residents in attending their choice of religious
What are the visiting hours?
Friends and family are welcome to visit anytime between the hours of
8:00 am and 8:00 pm. For those wishing to dine with their loved one,
meals are served at 8:00 am, noon, and 5:00 pm. Advanced notice is
requested to accommodate guests. For emergency purposes, a sign out
sheet is used when residents leave the premises.
Is transportation provided?
Transportation to medical appointments is included and provided by Home Suite Home. Other transportation services are available for an additional cost.