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Senior housing types near Grand Junction, CO

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Cappella of Grand Junction

    628 26 1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81506
    (3)
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  • The Lodge at Grand Junction (Now Open)

    2656 Patterson Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506
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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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  • Beehive Homes of Payson

    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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  • 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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  • Montage Ridge

    Montage Ridge

    12791 West Alameda Pkwy, Lakewood, CO 80228
    (31)
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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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  • MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Boulder

    MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Boulder

    575 Tantra Dr, Boulder, CO 80305
    (5)
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    MorningStar Assisted Living and Memory Care of Boulder represents the finest assisted living Boulder or Longmont CO has to offer. Having opened our doors and hearts in September 2015, we are dedicated to giving our residents a carefree lifestyle of comfort, wellness and community. Beautifully...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Springwood Retirement

    Springwood Retirement

    6550 Yank Way, Arvada, CO 80004
    (45)
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Brookdale Pinehurst Park

    Brookdale Pinehurst Park

    3790 West Quincy Avenue, Denver, CO 80236
    (21)
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    A Life Well Lived Regardless of where your family member is on life’s journey, they deserve to enjoy the same wonderful quality of life as everyone else. At our memory care community in Denver, Colorado, each senior experiences the love and kindness of a care team member who gently guides them...

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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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  • Brookdale Arvada

    Brookdale Arvada

    7720 Allison Street, Arvada, CO 80005
    (44)
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    The Care You Deserve Tucked within the beautiful town of Arvada, Colorado, our assisted living and memory care community offers you the opportunity to embrace the lifestyle you’ve always wanted. Whether that means giving you the tools you need to get your health back on track, offering a slew of...

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  • Spring Ridge Park Assisted Living

    Spring Ridge Park Assisted Living

    5361 W 26th Ave, Wheat Ridge, CO 80214
    (9)
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    Spring Ridge Park is licensed assisted living campus exclusively for adults experiencing irreversible memory loss due to Alzheimer's Disease or another type of organically caused dementia. We believe our residents sense of personal identity and self-respect in paramount to their happiness. Their...

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  • Greenridge Place

    Greenridge Place

    7700 W 101st Avenue, Westminster, CO 80021
    (26)
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    GreenRidge Place is currently under construction with an opening date planned for mid February. The community is dedicated to the needs of families and individuals on a journey through Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. When residents join GreenRidge Place, they don't just have a new place...

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  • Balfour Retirement Community

    Balfour Retirement Community

    1855 Plaza Dr, Louisville, CO 80027
    (15)
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    The Balfour Way – Our Approach At Balfour, life is all about having extraordinary choices. Our communities are well-regarded for their comfortable elegance and for the individualized quality of life. But it’s our dedication to service, innovation, and respect that truly define The Balfour Way. At...

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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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  • Highline Place

    Highline Place

    6767 S Broadway, Littleton, CO 80122
    (32)
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    Highline Place is an assisted living community located in Littleton, Colorado, in Arapahoe County. A friendly environment where you will always feel safe and respected, Highline Place is a wonderful choice for your new home. Littleton has something for everybody, and is a peaceful and charming city...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Kit Carson

    Serenity House Assisted Living Kit Carson

    6770 S Kit Carson East, Centennial, CO 80122
    (8)
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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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  • Villagio of Broomfield

    Villagio of Broomfield

    11952 Gray St, Broomfield, CO 80020
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    Villagio of Broomfield offers a spacious, homelike feel with an abundance of natural light, designed to keep residents involved and active. Featuring a cutting edge 51-unit “Memory Care Continuum” that utilizes the latest in resident care philosophies and environmental design, our Broomfield...

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  • Sunrise of Westminster

    Sunrise of Westminster

    10280 North Sheridan Boulevard, Westminster, CO 80031
    (27)
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    Just east of Highway 36 and minutes from Boulder to the north and Metro Denver to the south, Sunrise of Westminster overlooks the majestic Rocky Mountains to the west, affording spectacular views of the sunset. Our one-story cottage-style community enables all our residents, especially those using...

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  • The Peaks at Old Laramie Trail Senior Living

    The Peaks at Old Laramie Trail Senior Living

    660 Old Laramie Trail, Lafayette, CO 80026
    (17)
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    At The Peaks at Old Laramie Trail 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. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi...

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  • Atria Westminster (Now Open)

    Atria Westminster (Now Open)

    9560 Sheridan Blvd, Westminster, CO 80031
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    Located just minutes from Westminster Center Park with convenient access to the Denver-Boulder Turnpike, Atria Westminster is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of...

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  • Balfour at Riverfront Park

    Balfour at Riverfront Park

    1500 Little Raven St, Denver, CO 80202
    (6)
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    The park on one side, the city on the other. You at the center of it all, living life to the fullest. Balfour at Riverfront Park is one of our Denver retirement communities, and fronts the 17-acre downtown Commons and Confluence Parks, with the Platte River and Cherry Creek nearby. And just steps...

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  • Vi at Highlands Ranch

    Vi at Highlands Ranch

    2850 Classic Dr, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126
    (3)
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    Welcome to Vi at Highlands Ranch, the only Type A retirement community in Colorado. Our Life Plan Community, also known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), provides residents with assisted and independent living as well as a continuum of care on-site. Located on 25 acres of sprawling...

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  • Brookdale Meridian Englewood

    Brookdale Meridian Englewood

    3455 S Corona St, Englewood, CO 80113
    (26)
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    Our team stands out by having a continued personal and emotional investment in our community, residents and staff.' Offering breathtaking mountain vistas and panoramic views of the city of Denver, The Meridian is conveniently located adjacent to Swedish Medical Center, off Hamden Avenue and...

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Grand Junction, Colorado

Memory Care

Memory care facilities run in compliance with a memory-care specific living curriculum. This facility type complies with particular Alzheimer's-related health and safety guidelines. Organized activities are delivered by staff members educated specifically on caring for people with cognitive impairments. Memory care living facilities maintain secured facilities to prevent roaming ; a common symptom of Dementia. Persons live in private rooms or shared apartments. The annual median cost for a private room is around $113,150 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $98,368 . The state of Colorado has specific regulations related to this type of facility. The The Department of Public Health and Environment licenses assisted living residences certifies this facility type.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, primarily those with chronic illnesses or those needing continuing care, access to hospitals could be a significant component when deciding which care option is best. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Grand Junction which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals in Grand Junction include St Marys Medical Center, Community Hospital, and West Springs Hospital.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living is a major factor when choosing which destination works best. In Grand Junction, the cost-of-living index is around 102.0 where a score of 100 is the average score, and any score above 100 is more expensive than said average. Grand Junction has a grocery-price index of around 106.8. The sales tax in Grand Junction is 2.90%.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many, climate and weather are often the most significant influence in deciding on a care community. On average, Grand Junction has a humidity rating of about 46%. The average humidity levels are highest in the month of January at approximately 70%. In the summertime, the temperature in Grand Junction is about 76°F. The summer high is at about 96°F in July. The lowest summer temperature drops to approximately 56°F in the month of June. During winter, the average temperature falls to roughly 30°F. The high winter temperature is approximately 48°F during the month of February. The low winter temperature gets to around 15 °F in the month of January. Monthly, Grand Junction gets around 1 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically falls in September with an average of 1 inches in a month. Grand Junction experiences an average of 15.80 inches of snow per year. Grand Junction has a cold semi-arid type of climate. The average air quality index rating in Grand Junction is approximately 45.8. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score is at its highest in December at about 64.2. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Demographics and Values

In Grand Junction, 9.3% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Grand Junction is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Out of the total population of Grand Junction, 62.9% participate in the labor force, 6.3% consider themselves widows, 18.3% live in poverty, and 15.4% have some form of disability. In terms of education, 25.2% have a high-school diploma, 32.9% have a college degree, and 10.8% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 51.4% are female and 48.6% are male. In Grand Junction, 27.9% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.1% are over the age of 60, 7.0% are over the age of 70, and 5.4% are over the age of 80. The median age of Grand Junction is 36 years old. Grand Junction has a population density of 612 people per square mile. The current population of Grand Junction is growing at a rate of 0.019%. In terms of crime, Grand Junction has 45.6 property crimes per 1000 residents and 5.8 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Demographically, Grand Junction is 1.9% other or not specified, 0.3% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 17.0% Hispanic, 92.6% white, 1.1% Asian, 2.4% mixed race, 1.1% black, and 0.7% Native American. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Grand Junction 9.6% practice another Chrisitan faith, 7.2% worship the Church of Jesus Christ, and 6.0% practice Pentecostalism. In Grand Junction, 64.3% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Grand Junction, out of the total population 0.1% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.0% practice Islam. During the previous presidential election, 28.0% voted Democrat, 7.9% voted for a third party candidate, and 64.1% voted Republican in Mesa county.

State Information

An overview of Colorado

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Colorado citizen is ranked 10th nation-wide. Additionally, Colorado is ranked 12th by standards of 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. The natural beauty of Colorado is ranked 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 diversity, Colorado ranks 18th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 48% of Colorado residents voted Democrat and 43% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 37 and 27% of its population being over the age of 55. 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 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.

State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 54%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 79%. During the winter, the average temperature in Colorado drops to around 26°F. The average high winter temperature is around 53°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -8°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Colorado is around 66°F. The average high summer temperature is around 96°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 31°F during the month of June. 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, Colorado has an air quality index rating of around 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 lilies, aspen, conifers thrive, and lichens. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bullhead deers, the antelope, the the lark bunting, or the kokanee. The state animal of Colorado is the the rocky mountain bighorn sheep.