Memory care services offer aid to seniors who need specialized cognitive support. Staff members are required to obtain dementia-specific education and a staff member must be available for support around-the-clock. Structured activities are offered by staff educated explicitly on providing aid for people with memory deficiencies. Residents in memory care require help with personal care , eating, and washing. Alzheimer’s living environments have alarm systems to prevent wandering ; a standard symptom of Dementia. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $9,429 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $8,197 . Colorado maintains a number of provisions associated with this type of community. The The Department of Public Health and Environment licenses assisted living residences governs this type of community.
Cost of Living
The overall cost of living can be a major influence in selecting which destination works best. The rent burden for Eagle is around 18.5% of the average person’s monthly income. Eagle has a median home value of about $466,938 and the median cost of rent is $1,962 per month per month.
Demographics and Values
Of the population of Eagle 7.7% have a graduate degree, 45.4% have a college degree, and 15.2% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Eagle, 4.4% are widowed, 6.1% have some form of disability, 16.2% do not have health insurance, and 5.3% live in poverty. Racially, the population of Eagle is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% black, 0.0% Asian, 0.0% Native American, 15.4% Hispanic, 0.1% mixed race, 4.4% other or not specified, and 95.5% white. In Eagle, 4.4% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Eagle has a population density of 470 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Eagle consists of 6,408 people and in total the Eagle metro area has a population of 6,867. Out of the total city population, 51.1% are male and 48.9% are female. The median age of Eagle is 36 years old.
An overview of Colorado
There are 92 general hospitals and 162 health centers that provide care for 5,776,356 Colorado residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Colorado are Poudre Valley Hospital, Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Centura Health-Penrose St. Francis Health Services. The natural beauty of Colorado is ranked 31st in the nation. In terms of resources, Colorado has a cost of living index of 105.5, a grocery index rating of 102.5, and a housing index rating of 119.0. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. Overall, Colorado ranks 10th out of all states in quality of life and 12th in healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
The state of Colorado ranks 18th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. 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 non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-26%, Mainline Protestant-15%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Colorado there are 148 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 48% of Colorado residents voted Democrat and 43% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 37, and 27% of the population is over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
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. On average, the humidity rating for Colorado is around 54%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 79%. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 66F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 96F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 31F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26F. The average high winter temperature is around 53F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -8F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Colorado is 44.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 61.9 AQI. 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, aspen, shrubs, and berry shrubs. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mountain lion, the antelope, the mule deer, or the kokanee. The state animal of Colorado is the the rocky mountain bighorn sheep.