Elegant living with Exceptional care since 1925.

Admissions Criteria & Fees

Before admission, a resident must provide the Home with a current financial statement and supporting documents.

General Admission Information

The Petersburg Home for Ladies accepts for admission older women who can function in either a residential or assisted living facility. Increased levels of assisted living care services are described below. They are available, at an additional fee. The Petersburg Home for Ladies is a private, non-profit organization and does not accept Medicare or Medicaid reimbursements.

Level 1
Level 1 offers a nurturing environment that promotes healthy, independent living. Amenities include well-appointed, climate controlled rooms for comfortable living, three nutritious meals a day served in our dining room, daily housekeeping services including laundry service, and a full schedule of activities and social events.

Level 2
Level 2 is designed for residents who need medication management assistance. Level 2 includes all services provided in Level 1 plus assistance in the administration of medication pursuant to a physician's prescription.

Level 3
Level 3 includes the amenities of Level 1 and the medication assistance provided in Level 2. In addition, this level of care provides nursing assistance with daily bathing and dressing.

Level 4
In addition to the care described above with respect to Levels 1, 2, and 3, Level 4 offers assistance with all activities of daily living including dressing, bathing, grooming, transferring, eating, and toilet use.

Prospective residents must have a physical examination within a 30 day period immediately prior to admission in order to ensure the Ladies Home can provide care appropriate to their needs. The Ladies Home is not licensed as a nursing home and cannot admit or keep residents who have medical conditions beyond its scope of care as described in 22 VAC 40-72-340(G).[Virginia Standards and Regulations for Assisted Living Facilities]

  • No large up-front entrance fee or capital outlay (formerly known as the Founders' Fee) is required.
  • A non-refundable administrative fee of $1,500.00 is charged upon admission.

Call our Administrator, Teresa Kelsey, at 804-733-0148 for information concerning rates for individual romos and suites and charges for different levels of care.

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