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Senior housing types near Fruita, CO

  • The Willows

    The Willows

    243 N Cherry St, Fruita, CO 81521
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    The Willow's secured assisted living takes pride in caring for our residents and families that are dealing with dementia. The compassionate care that this team delivers is extraordinary. Our activities specialist understands the importance of engaging each individual in a way that brings purpose,...

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  • The Fountains

    3203 North 15th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81506
    (10)
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    The Fountains of Hilltop is a graceful assisted and independent living community where seniors discover the beauty of a world filled with possibilities. Here you will find gracious living and personalized care - Where neighbors become friends and everyone knows your name. Our dedicated staff ensure...

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  • The Commons

    625 27 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506
    (14)
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    The Commons of Hilltop is a vibrant assisted and independent living community where seniors embrace life to the fullest. Here you will find gracious living and personalized care - Where neighbors become friends and everyone knows your name. Our dedicated staff ensure each resident receives the...

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  • The Vineyards Memory Care

    The Vineyards Memory Care

    1530 Walnut Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501
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    The Vineyards is a special place indeed; it is where the atmosphere is calm and inviting, the staff warm and helpful. Residents enjoy listening to soft music in the common area or perhaps taking in a meal in the dining room. Still others work outside in the garden or catch a nap by the fireplace....

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  • Aspen Ridge Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Aspen Ridge Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    622 28 1/4 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81506
    (5)
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    The decisions surrounding Alzheimer's Disease and other dementia's are some of the most difficult that a family must make. Aspen Ridge Alzheimer's Special Care Center will be unique to the Grand Junction area, and will be specially designed and devoted exclusively to the care of those suffering from...

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  • Montage Creek

    Montage Creek

    968 Sunrise Drive, Montrose, CO 81401
    (13)
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    Savor the Golden Years If you want to live somewhere that provides you with all the comforts of home and the perks and conveniences of a destination resort, look no further. Because we provide independent and assisted living as well as memory care, we’re known as a continuing care retirement...

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  • The Abbington Senior Community

    The Abbington Senior Community

    551 East 1200 South, Heber City, UT 84032
    (7)
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    A HOME WITH ALL THE AMENITIES Not only will you feel at ease surrounded by your own belongings, you'll be able to enjoy such luxuries as a cozy library, full-service hair salon, ice cream parlor, activity rooms, an exercise room, 24 hour call system and much more.

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  • Beehive Homes of Spanish Fork

    Beehive Homes of Spanish Fork

    858 E 100 S, Spanish Fork, UT 84660
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    At BeeHive Homes we enjoy a unique and personal approach to assisted living care services. Like most assisted living providers, we offer both long-term and respite care that combines housing, assistance with daily activities, and health care services as needed. Why Beehive Homes? In general,...

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  • Beehive Homes of Salem

    Beehive Homes of Salem

    1015 S 550 W, Salem, UT 84653
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    Why Beehive Homes? At BeeHive Homes we enjoy a unique and personal approach to assisted living care services. Like most assisted living providers, we offer both long-term and respite care that combines housing, assistance with daily activities, and health care services as needed. In general,...

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  • Elk Meadows Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Elk Meadows Assisted Living & Memory Care

    4200 North 400 West, Oakley, UT 84055
    (4)
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    Only 15 minutes from Park City, Elk Meadows is located in the peaceful ranching community of Oakley, Utah. Nestled within thousands of acres of lush pasture land, the community offers its residents unobstructed panoramas of the valley and Uinta Mountains. Elk Meadows is senior living at its finest! ...

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  • Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

    Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

    3352 N. 100 East, Provo, UT 84604
    (18)
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    We are Utah's premier senior living community, offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. For more than a decade we have maintained a reputation that is centered on quality care and services. During this time we have received multiple Best of State and Best of Utah Valley awards....

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  • Legacy Village of Provo

    Legacy Village of Provo

    4146 N. University Avenue, Provo, UT 84604
    (5)
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    Opened November 2015, Legacy Village of Provo is Utah County's premier senior living community. Conveniently located near The Shops at Riverwoods, with beautiful views of Mt Timpanogos. Legacy Village provides both assisted living and memory care services. Our residents enjoy daily activities,...

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  • Lake Ridge Senior Living

    Lake Ridge Senior Living

    960 S Geneva Rd, Orem, UT 84058
    (15)
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    Lake Ridge Senior Living is a community located just one minute off the freeway in the active community of Orem, UT in Utah County. Just a few minutes north of Provo and 40 miles south of Salt Lake City, the city of Orem is filled with plenty of activities to enjoy. Lake Ridge is on the eastern...

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  • Bel Aire Senior Living

    Bel Aire Senior Living

    1088 East 390 South, American Fork, UT 84003
    (15)
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    Bel Aire Senior Living defines excellence in senior care by providing services that maintain a meaningful and dignified lifestyle for aging adults. Bel Aire's assisted living options offer personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in a beautiful, newly remodeled environment...

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  • Highland Glen

    Highland Glen

    10322 N 4800 W, Highland, UT 84003
    (15)
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    Highland Glen offers MBK's highly regarded full service assisted living program and signature Connections for Living memory care neighborhood in an elegant, intimate community setting. Highland Glen, formerly Ashford Assisted Living and Memory Care, is located across the street from Lone Peak High...

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  • Sunrise of Sandy

    Sunrise of Sandy

    2130 East 9400 South, Sandy, UT 84093
    (38)
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    Community & Location Highlights: Offering assisted living, memory care and short-term stays Near Alta View Hospital and Alta View Senior Clinic Close to Sandy Senior Center, the Quarry Shopping Center, South Towne Mall, Jordan Commons movie theater, La Caille, Sandy Amphitheater and Rio Tinto...

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  • The Wentworth at Draper

    The Wentworth at Draper

    11631 South 700 East, Draper, UT 84020
    (33)
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    Located in historic Draper, Utah, The Wentworth at Draper is Draper's Premier Assisted Living & Memory Care Community. We are an SMC Community (Senior Management Concepts, with a 30-year history of service for Senior Care Communities in Utah). We are dedicated to serving Seniors and individuals with...

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  • The Wentworth of Willow Creek

    The Wentworth of Willow Creek

    8325 South Highland Drive, Sandy, UT 84093
    (12)
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    Because The Wentworth at Willow Creek is a cut above the rest, our reputation, as well as our sustained census, speaks for itself. As our wonderful and appreciative word of mouth continues to spread, our census consistently maintains itself at or around 100 percent. Amply...

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  • Canyon Creek

    Canyon Creek

    7235 S Union Park Ave, Cottonwood Heights, UT 84047
    (70)
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    Assisted Living Canyon Creek provides a complete range of services that allow seniors who desire assistance with the activities of daily living to remain as independent as possible. By assisting with needs such as bathing, dressing, and medication supervision, we help our residents maintain their...

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  • The Ridge Cottonwood Senior Living

    The Ridge Cottonwood Senior Living

    5600 S Highland Dr, Holladay, UT 84121
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    At The Ridge Cottonwood Senior Living, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. All meals are provided to residents. We love to accommodate...

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  • Sunrise at Holladay

    Sunrise at Holladay

    4650 Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84117
    (23)
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    At Sunrise at Holladay, home should be a place full of possibility, a place to grow and a place you feel truly comfortable. After all, that's what Senior Living should be: life on your terms. Nestled on Salt Lake City's East benches, you'll enjoy beautiful views of the valley and downtown in one...

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  • Sunrise of Boulder

    Sunrise of Boulder

    3955 28th Street, Boulder, CO 80301
    (15)
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    Sunrise of Boulder is nestled in a quiet neighborhood with gorgeous mountain views next to a city park and bike path. All our rooms are conveniently located on the first floor, and our decor is arts-and-crafts with a ski lodge/cottage appeal. Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can...

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  • The Auberge at Aspen Park - A Memory Care Community

    The Auberge at Aspen Park - A Memory Care Community

    1430 E 4500 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84117
    (17)
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    The Auberge at Aspen Park is a neighborhood specially designed to serve the needs of individuals living with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other forms of memory loss. Every day we make it a goal to go above and beyond to enrich the lives of our residents. The staff is committed to delivering a...

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  • Brookdale Green Mountain

    Brookdale Green Mountain

    12791 West Alameda Parkway, Lakewood, CO 80228
    (30)
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    Holistic Living Living a holistic live encompasses more than your physical well-being. Whether you are part of our assisted living, memory care or skilled nursing and rehabilitation community in Lakewood, Colorado, you will enjoy programs and activities designed to cultivate wellness in your body,...

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  • Legacy House Assisted Living of South Jordan

    Legacy House Assisted Living of South Jordan

    1517 W. Temple Lane, South Jordan, UT 84095
    (9)
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    Why Choose Legacy? Caring for seniors and their families since 1996, Legacy House of South Jordan is a premier provider of Assisted Living and Memory Care services. We believe that the more our residents can be independent, the healthier they are and the better they feel. No matter what stage of...

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  • Applewood Place, A Juniper Senior Living Community

    Applewood Place, A Juniper Senior Living Community

    2800 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, CO 80215
    (50)
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    Applewood Place, A Juniper Senior Living Community, provides assisted living and award winning Wellspring Memory Care. Located in a charming neighborhood just south of Golden and ten minutes from downtown Denver and the Rocky Mountain foothills, Applewood Place is a community where older adults...

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  • Willowbrook Place

    Willowbrook Place

    5275 S. Kipling Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127
    (29)
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    As part of Anthem Memory Care, we are exclusively devoted to the needs of those with any sort of dementia, including Alzheimer's. This is all we do 24/7. Our attributes include: Variety of comfortable community areas, including a choice of elegant community dining rooms, media, television and...

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  • MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Littleton

    MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Littleton

    5344 South Kipling Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127
    (7)
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    MorningStar of Littleton Called to Serve MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Littleton in Littleton, Colorado, celebrates and elevates life for those who taught the rest of us how to live: our seniors, men and women through whom America was preserved and strengthened. MorningStar of...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Applewood

    Serenity House Assisted Living Applewood

    11975 W 22nd Place, Lakewood, CO 80215
    (16)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Springwood Retirement

    Springwood Retirement

    6550 Yank Way, Arvada, CO 80004
    (44)
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    At Springwood Retirement Community, you will feel welcome and comfortable as soon as you enter our 15 acre Campus. With mature and lush landscaping surrounding our main three-story building, you'll enjoy the park like setting, complete with an outside patio overlooking a pond and a large atrium...

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  • Sagewood at Daybreak

    Sagewood at Daybreak

    11289 S. Oakmond Rd., South Jordan, UT 84095
    (31)
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    Sagewood at Daybreak is a Kisco Senior Living community that opened in 2015. Our 6-acre, 235,000 square foot campus is only steps from restaurants, shops and walking paths. Types of living Independent Living - "Maintenance Free" Living with full kitchen and stack-able washer/dryer Assisted Living...

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  • Mountain Vista Retirement Community

    Mountain Vista Retirement Community

    4800 Tabor St, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
    (8)
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    As Wheat Ridge, Colorado's longest-established senior living community, Mountain Vista offers a full CCRC providing all ranges of senior residency including independent living, assisted living, memory care, long-term care and rehabilitation all conveniently located on the same campus. Renovations to...

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  • Meadow Vista Assisted Living - Wadsworth

    Meadow Vista Assisted Living - Wadsworth

    7516 South Wadsworth Court, Littleton, CO 80128
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    Meadow Vista Assisted Living — Wadsworth is an assisted living, micro-community senior care home that is located in Jefferson County, Colorado. The location is one of the safest neighborhoods and is convenient as well, as it is situated just a couple of miles away from the nearest hospital....

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Hoyt Street

    Serenity House Assisted Living Hoyt Street

    155 South Hoyt Street, Lakewood, CO 80226
    (3)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Brookdale Lakewood

    Brookdale Lakewood

    3151 South Wadsworth Boulevard, Lakewood, CO 80227
    (48)
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    Fewer Worries, More Joy Discover a new independence at our beautiful assisted living and memory care community in Lakewood, Colorado. Here you can trade in the monotonous chores of cooking, cleaning and maintaining a house for a lifestyle that allows you to pursue the retirement of your dreams.  You...

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  • Lakewood Memory Care

    Lakewood Memory Care

    8201 W Jewell Avenue, Lakewood, CO 80232
    (7)
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    Thank you for your interest in our community. We understand that there are many factors and emotions to consider when choosing a respite or memory care community. With our myriad of available options, our team is here to help you through the decision process. Lakewood Memory Care is structured so...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Littleton

    Serenity House Assisted Living Littleton

    5310 W Geddes Ave, Littleton, CO 80128
    (9)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Sunrise at FlatIrons

    400 Summit Boulevard, Broomfield, CO 80021
    (43)
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    Sunrise at FlatIrons is a resort-style Sunrise Senior Living community located at 400 Summit Blvd in Broomfield, Colorado. Situated between the upscale Flatirons Crossing Mall and the Omni Interlocken Golf Course, Sunrise at FlatIrons offers a lifestyle free from the worries of home maintenance, an...

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  • The Gardens at Columbine

    The Gardens at Columbine

    5130 W. Ken Caryl Avenue, Littleton, CO 80128
    (18)
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    The Gardens at Columbine is a unique, locally owned and managed assisted living community located in the southwest metropolitan area of Denver in Littleton, Colorado. The Gardens offers residents and families not only a beautiful community it offers exceptional experience in senior care directed by...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Portland Drive

    Serenity House Assisted Living Portland Drive

    5286 W. Portland Drive, Littleton, CO 80128
    (4)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Juniper Village at Louisville

    Juniper Village at Louisville

    1078 South 88th Street, Louisville, CO 80027
    (19)
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    Juniper Village at Louisville is a wonderful caring community designed specifically for elders with Alzheimer's or other types of dementia. We are a secure, memory care building that provides a safe environment for wandering at will. The residence includes four separate houses that open onto a town...

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  • Lakewood Reserve, A Juniper Senior Living Community

    Lakewood Reserve, A Juniper Senior Living Community

    555 South Pierce Street, Lakewood, CO 80226
    (55)
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    A community in the mountainside city of Lakewood, Colorado, in Jefferson County.

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  • Sunrise at Pinehurst

    Sunrise at Pinehurst

    5195 West Quincy Avenue, Denver, CO 80236
    (18)
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    Located just minutes from a lovely country club and golf course, Sunrise at Pinehurst is five minutes from a shopping center in a nice, residential setting.  We pride ourselves in our excellent ability to care for a wide array of care needs in an environment that is warm and homey. Step into a...

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  • Legacy House of Taylorsville

    Legacy House of Taylorsville

    6302 S Gold Medal Drive, Taylorsville, UT 84129
    (9)
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    Why Choose Legacy? Caring for seniors and their families since 1996, Legacy House of Taylorsville is a premier provider of Assisted Living and Memory Care services. We believe that the more our residents can be independent, the healthier they are and the better they feel. No matter what stage of...

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  • Casey's Pond Senior Living

    2855 Owl Hoot Trail, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
    (2)
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    Casey's Pond Senior Living is a boutique assisted living community nestled in beautiful Yampa Valley, Steamboat Springs, Routt County, Colorado. A picturesque community featuring rolling hills, scenic vistas, and stunning mountain views. Residents and their families can relax and feel at home here....

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  • Beehive Homes of Payson

    661 E 700 S, Payson, UT 84651
    (3)
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    Beehive Homes of Payson Beehive Homes of Payson is a senior care home in the compact city of Payson, Utah, in Utah County. Our peaceful community is located on a tree-lined street near parkland, churches and farm fields. Payson offers the ideal mix of small-town charm and big-city services, thanks...

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  • The Wentworth Coventry AL2

    6895 S Whitmore Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84121
    (7)
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    Coventry Retirement is an assisted living community located in Salt Lake City, UT in Salt Lake County and home to just over 191,000 people. Salt Lake City is a fun town with lots of shops, movie theaters, restaurants and shows. Residents will enjoy getting out to do their shopping, running their...

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  • Balfour Cherrywood Village

    282 McCaslin Boulevard, Louisville, CO 80027
    (7)
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    Balfour Cherrywood Village, located in Louisville, Colorado, is a senior living community. We pride ourselves in providing unique care for our residents, whether they require independent, assisted or living care living situations. We provide respite and day care, establishing a structure environment...

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  • Legacy House Assisted Living of Spanish Fork

    Legacy House Assisted Living of Spanish Fork

    1449 E. 150 South, Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (10)
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  • The Wentworth at Coventry

    The Wentworth at Coventry

    6898 South 2300 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84121
    (7)
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Fruita, Colorado

Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide care in accordance with a dementia specific living curriculum. This type of facility offers seniors with specialized assistance in an enviroment principally designed with a variety of safety features. Dementia living environments possess supervised areas to limit wandering which is a standard symptom of Dementia. This kind of facility offers 24-hour monitored care with meals, recreational activities, and health management for occupants. Typically, residents in memory care need aid with washing, medications, and eating. 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 has a number of stipulations related to this kind of facility. The The Department of Public Health and Environment licenses assisted living residences supervises this type of facility.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be the major factor when choosing what location meets the needs of your loved one. The median home value in Fruita costs around $206,897 and the median cost for rent is about $1,119 per month a month. The rent burden for Fruita is about 20.9% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Fruita is 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 94.2% white, 0.5% other or not specified, 14.9% Hispanic, 0.2% black, 0.0% Asian, 2.4% Native American, and 2.6% mixed race. In terms of education, 23.7% have a college degree, 10.5% have a graduate degree, and 22.8% have a high-school diploma. In Fruita, 63.5% participate in the labor force, 12.0% do not have health insurance, 10.8% have some form of disability, and 15.8% live in poverty. Fruita has a population density of 673 people per square mile. The total population of Fruita consists of 13,294 people. Out of the total city population, 49.9% are male and 50.1% are female. The median age of Fruita is 38 years old. In Fruita, 10.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces.

State Information

An overview of Colorado

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. In terms of personal well-being, Colorado ranks 12th in healthcare and 10th in quality of life compared to other states. The natural beauty of Colorado is ranked 31st in the nation. There are 92 general hospitals and 162 health centers that provide care for 5,776,356 Colorado residents. 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 religion, 30% of Colorado residents attend religious services among the 4,188 different congregations that are available in the state. 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 state has a median age of 37 and 27% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 66°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 96°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 31°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -8°F during the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Colorado is 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 humidity rating for Colorado is around 54%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 79% in the month of December. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Colorado is around 1.32 inches. The most precipitation occurs in April with an average of 4.53 inches of precipitation a month. 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 shrubs, lichens, berry shrubs, and aspen. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the salmon, the antelope, the mountain lion, or the mule deers. The state animal of Colorado is the the rocky mountain bighorn sheep.