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Bentley Wildman of Consejo Shores – Best Places In The World To Retire User Account
Golfing at Consejo Shores, Corozol, Belize – Best Places In The World To Retire – International LivingYou can get a good caregiver in Belize. There are a lot of retired nurses here who are looking for work, and nurses who work for the government are also interested in private work. 
 
To give you a point of reference, we hired one of the nurses who works in the local hospital here for Belize $100 for a day (US $50).  With this as a baseline, I believe it is reasonable to expect to pay about the same, plus food and living expenses for a live in nurse.
 
(Pictured: Golfing at Consejo Shores, Corozol, Belize.)
Karen Wilkinson of Corozal Belize Properties – Best Places In The World To Retire User Account
Home with garden in Northern Belize – Best Places In The World To Retire – International LivingTo get a caregiver in Belize would not be difficult.
 
I have never been in that situation myself but many people who have, hire a girl that probably lives somewhere close to them and comes in throughout the day or they come in 2 or 3 days a week.
 
The average cost to get a caregiver in Belize is $50 Belize or US $25 a day. 
 
(Pictured: Home with garden in Northern Belize.)
Shannon Davies of El Rey Hotel / Belize Travel Services – Best Places In The World To Retire User Account

A lot of nurses in Belize are generally not well-paid and so there are some nurses who act as caregivers on the side.

There are old-age homes in Belize, but normally, the elderly stay at home with the family, who cares for them. 

Nikki Muschamp of Boris Mannsfeld & Associates – Best Places In The World To Retire User Account
There are a good amount of organizations in Belize that provide services to older persons in the community in each district. The approximate cost would be around US $200 per month.  You will need certification from a doctor, and the board will then decide if they can cater to your needs.  Here’s a list of facilities: 
  • Mercy Care Centre
  • Help Age Belize
  • Salvation Army
  • HOPE Toledo
  • Belize Red Cross Society
  • Residential Care Homes
  • Day Care Services

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