Individuals may require assistance with physical or emotional needs for an extended period. The reasons can vary from terminal conditions, illness or injury, or simply from aging and then long-term care becomes necessary. Sometimes, long-term care can range from several weeks or months, or several years. You or someone you love may require a skilled nursing facility, also known as a nursing home.

At South Shore Health & Rehabilitation Center in Gary, IN we provide the services you may require as a resident in our community. Assistance in many of the activities or needs of daily living, include:

  • help with eating
  • going to the bathroom
  • bathing and/or showering
  • personal hygiene and grooming
  • getting dressed
  • managing pain
  • medication management
  • preventing unsafe behavior
  • preventing wandering