Memory care services administer support to people with Alzheimer’s disease and assorted types of memory conditions. A memory care community utilizes staff who are trained annually in helping persons with dementia, cognitive impairments, and Alzheimer’s. Basic services offered in memory care may include: 24-hour staffing and personal assistance, daily meals, comfortable private or semi-private rooms, and exercise and physical therapy programs. Structured activities are delivered by staff educated specifically on caring for persons with memory impairments. Memory care living homes possess supervised areas to restrict wandering which is a typical symptom of Alzheimer’s. The annual median cost for a private room is around $113,150 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $98,368 . Colorado maintains a number of stipulations related to this kind of community. The The Department of Public Health and Environment licenses assisted living residences supervises this community type.
Cost of Living
The price of a care community is influenced by the city in which it is located. Per month, the median rent in Broomfield is $1,602 per month and the median home value in Broomfield costs around $356,644. The rent burden for Broomfield is about 18.6% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Based on gender, 50.3% are female and 49.7% are male. The median age of Broomfield is 38 years old. Broomfield has a population density of 799 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Broomfield consists of 68,341 people. Out of the total population of Broomfield, 5.2% live in poverty, 8.3% have some form of disability, 72.1% participate in the labor force, and 4.0% are widowed. Demographically, Broomfield is 3.6% mixed race, 0.5% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 6.5% Asian, 12.1% Hispanic, 2.2% other or not specified, 86.1% white, and 1.1% black. In terms of education, 19.6% have a graduate degree, 53.5% have a college degree, and 14.5% have a high-school diploma. In Broomfield, 8.3% of the people are veterans of the United States military.
An overview of Colorado
Colorado is ranked 10th in quality of life and 12th in healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, Colorado has a cost of living index rating of 106, a grocery index rating of 103, and a housing index rating of 119. Based on natural beauty, Colorado ranks 31st in the nation. In total, Colorado has 92 general hospitals and 162 health centers that provide care for 5,776,356 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Poudre Valley Hospital, Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Centura Health-Penrose St. Francis Health Services.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religious values, 30% of Colorado’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,188 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-26%, Mainline Protestant-15%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Colorado there are 148 masonic lodges. The state of Colorado ranks 18th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 43% of Colorado residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat. The median age in the state is 37, and 27% of the population is over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26F. The average high winter temperature is around 53F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -8F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 66F. The average high summer temperature is around 96F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 31F in the month of June. On average, Colorado has an air quality index rating of around 44.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 61.9 AQI. On average, the state receives 1.32 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of April at around 4.53 inches. The average humidity across the state is 54%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 79%. While residents of Colorado mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Colorado can include earthquakes (moderate).
Wildlife to be found in Colorado
The state of Colorado has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of berry shrubs, shrubs, berry shrubs, and lichens. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the salmon, the kokanee, the mountain lion, or the mule deer. The state animal of Colorado is the the rocky mountain bighorn sheep.