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Senior housing types near Thornton, CO

  • Park Regency Thornton

    Park Regency Thornton

    12610 Hudson St., Thornton, CO 80241
    (19)
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    Start a Vibrant Retirement: Assisted Living and Memory Care at Park Regency Thornton If you're looking for a tranquil but active assisted living or memory care community in the north Denver area, look no further. At Park Regency Thornton, a Bethesda Senior Living Community, experience inspired...

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  • Northglenn Heights

    Northglenn Heights

    11475 Pearl Street, Northglenn, CO 80233
    (59)
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    Set amidst Colorado's majestic mountains and ten miles north of Denver, Northglenn Heights Assisted Living and Memory Care Community offers a lifestyle that meets your unique needs. With proximity to an extensive Greenway trails and parks system, Webster Lake and the acclaimed Butterfly Pavilion,...

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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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  • Legend at Broomfield

    Legend at Broomfield

    12600 Lowell Blvd, Broomfield, CO 80020
    (2)
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    Legend of Broomfield Visit our Welcome Center Welcome To Legend Assisted Living & Memory Care of Broomfield! – Opening 2018 Legend is an assisted living and memory care residence dedicated to providing quality services in a warm, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Balfour Assisted Living & Memory Care Stapleton

    Balfour Assisted Living & Memory Care Stapleton

    2979 Uinta Street, Denver, CO 80238
    (1)
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    The Balfour at Stapleton community incorporates all we have learned from our nearly 20 years of developing and operating senior housing in Colorado. Offering assisted living and memory care accommodations, found in all Balfour’s retirement communities in Denver, CO, paired with our signature...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 Parkplace

    Brookdale Parkplace

    111 Emerson Street, Denver, CO 80218
    (38)
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    Excellent Quality of Life With all the perks and conveniences of a resort, the seniors who call our community home enjoy a vast array of services while savoring the peace of mind that comes from knowing we provide a continuum of care. Whether you’re looking for an independent or assisted living...

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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
    (16)
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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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  • 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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  • Sunrise at Cherry Creek

    Sunrise at Cherry Creek

    251 South Colorado Boulevard, Denver, CO 80246
    (41)
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    Sunrise at Cherry Creek sits in the heart of the Cherry Creek neighborhood.  We pride ourselves in our Reminiscence neighborhood for the memory impaired and our assisted living programs. Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to...

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  • Brookdale Lowry

    Brookdale Lowry

    150 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80230
    (69)
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    Savor a Rich and Full Life If you’re looking for an assisted living and memory care community in Denver, Colorado, look no further. Nestled in the Lowry Air Force Base area, our community is convenient to the grocery stores, banks, the public library and VA hospital. But even though we’re in a great...

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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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  • 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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  • Dorothy's Soft Touch

    Dorothy's Soft Touch

    1139 Tucson Street, Aurora, CO 80011
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    DOROTHY'S SOFT TOUCH 'WHERE ANGELS WATCH OVER YOUR LOVED ONES' Dorothy's Soft Touch Assisted Living home is licensed by the Colorado State Health Department. This loving ranch style home is located in a quiet residential community in Aurora, Colorado. This home features a spacious living room, a...

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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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  • Springbrooke Senior Living

    Springbrooke Senior Living

    6800 Leetsdale Drive, Denver, CO 80224
    (41)
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    Springbrooke Retirement and Assisted Living has a bold, updated look without sacrificing old fashioned values. LOCAL OWNERSHIP allows us to deliver first-class services and amenities at an affordable monthly fee! Offering 90 Independent Living, 37 Assisted Living and 15 secure Memory Care...

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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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  • Inglenook At Brighton

    Inglenook At Brighton

    2195 East Egbert Street, Brighton, CO 80601
    (28)
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    Welcome to Inglenook at Brighton! One of the most important influences on your overall health and happiness is your living environment. Inglenook at Brighton is a retirement community where you can enjoy an independent, yet secure lifestyle, pursuing new interests and expanding your circle of...

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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 VII

    Serenity House VII

    2337 So. Forest Drive, Denver, CO 80222
    (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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  • Juniper Village at Aurora

    Juniper Village at Aurora

    11901 East Mississippi Avenue, Aurora, CO 80012
    (28)
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    Our community is purposefully built for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related Dementias. Our Wellspring Memory Care program offers a life-affirming, theraputic environment where we emphasize strengths and support wellness. Home to approximately 52 individuals. Each house opens on to the...

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  • Serenity House III

    Serenity House III

    2480 S. Holly Street, Denver, CO 80222
    (7)
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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 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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  • Brookdale Denver

    Brookdale Denver

    2500 South Roslyn Street, Denver, CO 80231
    (42)
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    The Life You’ve Always Wanted What does it mean to pursue a life of purpose and meaning? When you are a resident here at our assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing and rehabilitation community in Denver, Colorado, you have ample opportunity to find out.  Our seniors enjoy a host of...

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  • Serenity House VI

    Serenity House VI

    3235 South High Street, Englewood, CO 80113
    (7)
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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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  • Serenity House V

    Serenity House V

    3068 South Kearney Street, Denver, CO 80222
    (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 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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  • Serenity House I

    Serenity House I

    3075 Carter Circle, Denver, CO 80222
    (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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  • Harvard Square

    Harvard Square

    10200 E Harvard Ave, Denver, CO 80231
    (78)
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    Live at Harvard Square Retirement Community in Southeast Denver, and you will experience service beyond the expected. Way beyond in fact. Our friendly, experienced staff really goes the extra mile (or two, or twenty) whenever needed. You'll find examples of this in every area. So not only do we...

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  • HighPointe Assisted Living and Memory Care

    HighPointe Assisted Living and Memory Care

    6383 E. Girard Place, Denver, CO 80222
    (44)
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    Welcome to HighPointe Assisted Living & Memory Care, a warm, welcoming retirement community with 97 senior apartments located in southeast Denver, CO. Here you or your loved one will receive help with daily living and any needed support for dementia—along with chef-prepared meals, concierge...

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  • Brookdale Aurora

    Brookdale Aurora

    1860 South Potomac, Aurora, CO 80012
    (40)
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    This Is The Good Life We may be an assisted living and memory care community in Aurora, Colorado. But we’re also a family. When you gather around the fireplace with your new friends to exchange stories, share a meal in the dining room, and participate in community events and activities together,...

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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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  • New Dawn Memory Care of Aurora

    New Dawn Memory Care of Aurora

    2000 S Blackhawk St, Aurora, CO 80014
    (18)
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    What makes New Dawn different: • Nurse on site 24 hours a day • Diabetic Management • Hospice • Special Diets of all kinds with dietician consult • Medical Director and Rounding Physicians • 1:4 Staffing Ratio which is the best in the industry • ...

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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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  • 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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  • Belleview Suites at DTC

    Belleview Suites at DTC

    4901 S Monaco St, Denver, CO 80237
    (38)
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    Belleview Suites at DTC offers assisted living and Alzheimer's and Dementia Care options in Denver, Colorado. We are nearby many shops, restaurants, parks and the Cherry Creek Reservoir. Our beautiful community offers five different floor plans for residents to choose from, ranging from a private...

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  • Nora Personal Care Assisted Living

    Nora Personal Care Assisted Living

    17419 E Flora Place, Aurora, CO 80013
    (2)
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    Nora Personal Care Assisted Living provides 24 hour compassionate care to seniors at every stage of life. Owned and operated by a Nurse and a Registered Pharmacist, our mission is to provide high quality care and support services in a home-like environment so as to promote continued health and...

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  • Chelsea Place Memory Care

    14055 E Quincy Avenue, Aurora, CO 80015
    (56)
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    Located in Aurora, Colorado, Chelsea Place is an Anthem Memory Care community. Anthem Memory Care is a company committed to addressing the needs of seniors afflicted by Alzheimer's and other dementias through focused and specialized care. Each Anthem Memory Care communities is strategically designed...

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  • Sunrise At Orchard

    Sunrise At Orchard

    5975 South Holly Street, Littleton, CO 80121
    (39)
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    Sunrise at Orchard has beautiful gardens and walking paths. Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of...

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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 VIII

    Serenity House VIII

    5750 S Kenton Way, Englewood, CO 80111
    (2)
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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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Thornton, Colorado

Memory Care

Memory care services offer aid to individuals who need specialized memory care. This style of facility provides occupants with expert support in a home principally constructed with numerous security features. Structured activities are delivered by staff members educated explicitly on caring for seniors with cognitive impairments. This sort of facility provides 24-hour monitored care with social activities, meals, and health management for residents. Basic services offered in memory care may include: 24-hour staffing and personal assistance, comfortable private or semi-private rooms, daily meals, and social programs and activities. 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 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.

Cost of Living

The location in which a facility is based will have a big impact on the cost of care. Cost of living is a major influence when selecting which location is best for your loved one's needs. The median monthly cost for rent in Thornton is around $1,454 and the median value for a home for Thornton is around $261,074. The rent burden for Thornton is around 20.2% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Thornton is 5.0% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 85.7% white, 1.8% black, 0.9% Native American, 3.1% other or not specified, 3.4% mixed race, and 33.4% Hispanic. Thornton has a population density of 1,497 people per square mile. The total population of Thornton consists of 136,978 people. Of the population of Thornton 27.4% have a college degree, 27.3% have a high-school diploma, and 7.9% have a graduate degree. In Thornton, 11.8% do not have health insurance, 3.6% are widows, 73.7% participate in the labor force, and 9.9% have some form of disability. Based on gender, 49.6% are female and 50.4% are male. The median age of Thornton is 34 years old. In Thornton, 7.4% of the people are veterans of the United States military.

State Information

An overview of Colorado

Based on natural beauty, Colorado ranks 31st in the nation. Overall, Colorado ranks 10th in quality of life and 12th in healthcare compared to other US states. 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. There are 92 hospitals and 162 health centers that service a population of 5,776,356. Poudre Valley Hospital, Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Centura Health-penrose St. Francis Health Services are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

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 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. 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

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 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. Colorado experiences an average humidity rating of about 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 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. During the winter, the average temperature in Colorado drops to around 26°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -8°F in the month of January. 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 conifers thrive, berry shrubs, lilies, and lichens. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bullhead deers, the mule deers, the kokanee, or the salmon. The state animal of Colorado is the the rocky mountain bighorn sheep.