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Senior housing types near Topeka, KS

  • Atria Hearthstone

    Atria Hearthstone

    3415 Southwest 6th Avenue, Topeka, KS 66606
    (54)
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    Atria Hearthstone East in Topeka is a senior community with a warm, family-style atmosphere. The beautiful, three-acre campus—shared with Atria Hearthstone West—offers lovely area for walks and for relaxing with friends. Atria Hearthstone East is conveniently located to nearby shopping...

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  • Brookdale Topeka

    Brookdale Topeka

    5800 Southwest Drury Lane, Topeka, KS 66604
    (18)
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    Exceptional Memory Care for Exceptional Seniors If you or your loved one is considering Alzheimer’s or dementia care, you deserve a community with the special skills, special training, and specially designed community to deliver a stable environment where seniors with dementia can thrive. That’s...

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  • Legend at Capital Ridge

    Legend at Capital Ridge

    1931 SW Arvonia Pl, Topeka, KS 66615
    (16)
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    Legend at Capital Ridge is an assisted living and memory care residence committed to providing quality services in an inviting, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We remain dedicated to those who entrust...

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  • Brandon Woods at Alvamar

    Brandon Woods at Alvamar

    1501 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS 66047
    (4)
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    Brandon Woods Retirement Community Brandon Woods Retirement Community is an assisted living community located in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County and home to about 88,000 people. Located along the Wakarusa and Kansas Rivers, residents will enjoy this beautiful college town with its park-like...

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  • The Windsor of Lawrence

    The Windsor of Lawrence

    3220 Peterson Rd, Lawrence, KS 66049
    (14)
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    The Windsor of Lawrence is a licensed assisted living and memory care residence committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We honor each resident's...

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  • Travanse Living at Olathe

    Travanse Living at Olathe

    101 W 151st Street, Olathe, KS 66061
    (16)
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    No matter where you are in life’s journey, home is meant to be a place of comfort and enjoyment. At Travanse Living™ at Olathe, our neighborhoods offer you or your loved ones a beautiful blend of privacy, safety, security and community to create a warm and familiar environment. Our community offers...

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  • Homestead of Olathe Memory Care

    Homestead of Olathe Memory Care

    791 North Somerset Terrace, Olathe, KS 66062
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    Homestead Assisted Living offers a warm and inviting atmosphere that allows residents to relax and enjoy every day. We strive to provide all the amenities of home to make them feel comfortable. Whatever residents like to do, they’ll be among friends who share common interests and needs. Residents...

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  • Sunrise of Lenexa

    Sunrise of Lenexa

    15055 West 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (42)
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    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 suites to our exceptional outdoor gardens and landscaping. Look...

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  • Our Home Senior Care

    Our Home Senior Care

    5745 Rosehill Rd, Shawnee, KS 66216
    (2)
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    Privately owned and operated Home Plus Assisted Living and Memory Care in the Shawnee area of Johnson County. We are a smaller community compared to others, but our biggest feature is our community provides the one on one direct personal support, while receiving quality care. Whether it is a long...

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  • Silvercrest College View

    Silvercrest College View

    13600 W 110th Terrace, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (6)
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    Silvercrest at College View is an exciting new concept in Senior Community Living with lots of variety and amenities to choose from. Our unique and beautiful brand new buildings are contemporary and do not look like the traditional retirement or Assisted Living community. Large spacious floor to...

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  • Brookdale Shawnee

    Brookdale Shawnee

    11400 West 65th Street, Shawnee, KS 66203
    (29)
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    Safety For Them, Peace of Mind For You We understand how difficult it can be to transition your loved one’s care to someone else. That’s why we go above and cultivate a warm and welcoming memory care environment that fosters a sense of purpose and belonging without sacrificing quality care and...

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  • Brookdale College Square

    Brookdale College Square

    11000 Oakmont Street, Overland Park, KS 66210
    (27)
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    A Warm and Welcoming Community We know how difficult it is to care for a loved one dealing with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. We also understand how challenging it can feel to transition their care to someone else. But after you visit our memory care community in Overland Park, Kansas, we...

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  • Stratford Commons

    12340 Quivera Road, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (23)
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    Stratford Commons is a family owned and operated business.  We are proud to offer a wide variety of services to make your life worry-free.  Our on site licensed nursing staff is on duty 24 hours a day to help meet your care needs, including assistance with medication, bathing and...

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  • Sunrise of Overland Park

    Sunrise of Overland Park

    12500 West 135th Street, Overland Park, KS 66221
    (35)
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    Whether you're a resident or visiting a loved one, you will feel like you are truly at home when you walk into the assisted living community here at Sunrise of Overland in Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas. From the moment you arrive, you will experience home-like architecture, comfortable...

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  • Stoneybrook Assisted Living

    Stoneybrook Assisted Living

    2029 Little Kitten Ave, Manhattan, KS 66502
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    Stoneybrook Assisted Living & Memory Care is a senior living community that offers residents high quality assisted living and memory care in Manhattan, KS. We are located on Little Kitten Avenue in NW Manhattan. What is assisted living? Assisted living is for those who can no longer live on their...

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  • The Heritage of Overland Park

    The Heritage of Overland Park

    10101 West 127th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (8)
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    Thank you for your interest in The Heritage of Overland Park! Based on a foundation of customer service, associate satisfaction, and community, The Heritage is proving to be the premier provider of Alzheimer's and memory care services in the metro Kansas City/Johnson County area. Our mission is to...

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  • Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    9201 Foster St, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (41)
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    Glenwood Village of Overland Park provides assisted living and memory care services to seniors in the Overland Park, Kansas area. The city of Overland Park has excellent healthcare and recreational options, making it an ideal place for retirement. Our spacious apartments come with all of the...

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  • Morningside Place Memory Care

    Morningside Place Memory Care

    6921 W 81st Street, Overland Park, KS 66204
    (38)
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    Morningside Place, an Anthem Memory Care Community is an assisted living conveniently located in the beautiful, upscale city of Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas. With easy access to four major Interstate highways and a less than forty minute drive from Kansas City International Airport,...

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  • Bickford of Overland Park

    Bickford of Overland Park

    10665 Barkley Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (44)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • The Gardens at Barry Road

    The Gardens at Barry Road

    8300 NW Barry Road, Kansas City, MO 64153
    (19)
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    The Gardens at Barry Road supports seniors and gives them the help they need to maintain their independence through our assisted living and memory care options. We understand the important decisions that you face when transitioning to a retirement community and we want to help you every step of the...

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  • Bickford at Mission Springs

    Bickford at Mission Springs

    5350 W. 61st Place, Mission, KS 66205
    (28)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Brookdale Overland Park

    Brookdale Overland Park

    12000 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66209
    (29)
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    Comforts of Home, Conveniences of Community If you want to exchange the burdens of everyday life for a senior living experience rich in wonderful friendships, quality care and luxury amenities, look no further. Nestled on a quiet campus with beautiful landscaping and fragrant flowers, our continuum...

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  • Park Meadows Senior Living

    5901 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
    (79)
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    A WONDERFUL PLACE TO CALL HOME NOW OPEN! Welcome to Park Meadows Senior Living, a new concept in senior living in Overland Park, Kansas. The Community is centrally located to make living at Park Meadows convenient and worry-free, with nearby shopping, restaurants, hospitals, medical centers and...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    7105 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208
    (26)
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    Brighton Gardens provides assisted living in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. Our Healthcare neighborhood emphasizes resident care and dignity in private or shared...

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  • Senior Star at Wexford Place

    Senior Star at Wexford Place

    6500 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151
    (75)
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    Welcome to Senior Star at Wexford Place! Wexford Place is an independent living, assisted living, and state-of-the-art memory support community located in the heart of "The Northland" in Kansas City, Miissouri. It's a community filled with friendship and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of purpose...

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  • Sunrise of Leawood

    Sunrise of Leawood

    11661 Granada, Leawood, KS 66211
    (40)
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    Sunrise of Leawood is an assisted living community in Leawood, Johnson County, Kansas that specializes in long and short-term memory care stays. The community is conveniently located in an affluent suburb, that's south of I-435 in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. Leawood is nestled between...

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  • Brookdale Leawood State Line

    Brookdale Leawood State Line

    12724 State Line Road, Leawood, KS 66209
    (18)
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    An Elevated Lifestyle You can rest easy knowing your loved one is in good hands here at our memory care community in Leawood, Kansas. With a dedicated care team available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, personalized care plans designed to meet your family member’s specific needs and a warm and...

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  • Kingswood Senior Living

    Kingswood Senior Living

    10000 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64114
    (3)
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    Kingswood is where you can live the life you love. Here you have maintenance-free living, great friends and neighbors, and a full continuum of care should you ever need it. All in the heart of Kansas City, and all at a great value. The Courtyards at Kingswood are designed for those who need...

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  • Addington Place of Shoal Creek

    Addington Place of Shoal Creek

    9601 N Tullis Dr, Kansas City, MO 64157
    (34)
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    Welcome to Addington Place of Shoal's Creek! A beautiful community of warmth decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is just a call away. Addington Place of Shoal's...

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  • Willow Creek

    Willow Creek

    3101 SW 3rd St, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (8)
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    At Autumn Leaves we have 6 distinctive differentiators that set us a part from other providers. 1.Strong Operational and Clinical Team. Our Director of Healthcare provides 7 day per week clinical support to our staff and residents. Our Executive Director has been serving older adults their entire...

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  • Benton House of Raymore

    Benton House of Raymore

    2100 Johnston Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (7)
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    Benton House of Raymore provides seniors with assisted living in Raymore, Cass County, Missouri. Those who choose to make this community their home will find that it offers much surrounding natural beauty, and that the location possesses a private feel. Benton House of Raymore offers a caring staff...

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  • John Knox Village

    John Knox Village

    1001 Northwest Murray Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (34)
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    Since it was established a little more than 40 years ago, John Knox Village has been the leading continuing care retirement community in the Midwest. Situated on a 420-acre campus in Lee's Summit, Mo., the Village is now home to more than 1,800 residents who enjoy a wide array of residential and...

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  • Vintage Gardens

    Vintage Gardens

    3302 N Woodbine Rd, Saint Joseph, MO 64505
    (7)
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    Settle into a beautiful country setting at Vintage Gardens while enjoying modern amenities and desired services in St. Joseph, Missouri. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community provides several floor plans with a range of conveniences such as full-sized kitchenettes and walk-in closets. These...

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  • The Parkway Senior Living

    The Parkway Senior Living

    550 NE Napoleon Dr, Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (39)
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    Opened in 2015 - The Parkway Senior Living Community is the first continuing care community in the Blue Springs, Missouri area. The Parkway is designed for the convenience and satisfaction of residents. All services and amenities are provided with attentiveness and professionalism to ensure...

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  • Country Place Memory Care

    Country Place Memory Care

    705 Osa Martin Blvd, Chanute, KS 66720
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    Our Mission is to foster peace of mind for our residents and their loved ones and to enhance each resident's individuality, promote their dignity and lovingly encourage their independence. At Country Place Memory Care, every effort has been made to ensure that you or your loved one are provided with...

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  • Country Place Memory Care

    Country Place Memory Care

    822 S Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
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    Our Mission is to foster peace of mind for our residents and their loved ones and to enhance each resident's individuality, promote their dignity and lovingly encourage their independence. At Country Place Memory Care, every effort has been made to ensure that you or your loved one are provided with...

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  • Addington Place of Prairie Village

    2700 Somerset Dr, Prairie Village, KS 66206
    (35)
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    Beautiful Addington Place of Prairie Village is located in Prairie Village, Kansas and can be a wonderful resting home for your elderly parent. We truly understand how difficult it can be for you to find the right spot for your parent to live if they can no longer live on their own. When choosing...

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  • Benton House of Tiffany Springs

    5901 NW 88th Street, Kansas City, MO 64154
    (30)
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    Benton House of Tiffany Springs is coming soon into the area! Our beautiful senior living community will host a Grand Opening in early 2015 and we are a community where independence thrives but help is just a call away. Residents will enjoy a customized social calendar that includes exercise...

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  • Anthology at the Plaza

    2 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64112
    (1)
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    ANTHOLOGY OF THE PLAZA Virtue Memory Care is a solution for older adults living with memory loss, including Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. We also understand dementia doesn’t just affect yourloved one; it impacts your whole family. At Anthology Senior Living, we’re here to help you and...

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  • The Village at Carroll Park

    5301 Harry Truman Drive, Grandview, MO 64030
    (9)
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    Here at the Village at Carroll Park in Grandview, MO we assist seniors with daily needs and task. We have activities to keep them engaged, healthy, moving and social. We try to make sure they continue to have well rounded lives just as they did before coming here. We provide meals for all of our...

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  • Carnegie Village

    107 Bernard Drive, Belton, MO 64012
    (33)
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    The Carnegie Village is an assisted living community for senior residents in the city of Belton, Cass County, Missouri. Belton is an urban city though it is proximal to the Kansas farm lands. This is a clean city and the many parks around make it ideal for picnics and other outdoor activities for...

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  • Addington Place of Lee's Summit

    2160 SE Blue Pkwy, Lee's Summit, MO 64063
    (34)
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    Welcome to Addington Place of Lee's Summit! A beautiful community of warmth decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is just a call away. Addington Place of Lee's...

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  • Benton House of Blue Springs

    1701 NW Jefferson Street, Blue Springs, MO 64015
    (18)
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    Benton House of Blue Springs is an assisted living community located in the scenic city of Blue Springs, Jackson County, Missouri. Our diverse community is located in the center of this beautiful city, and offers many attractions for our seniors and their visiting family members. Benton House of...

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  • Benton House of Lenexa

    Benton House of Lenexa

    22000 Prairie Star Pkwy, Lenexa, KS 66220
    (3)
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  • Benton House of Olathe NOW OPEN

    Benton House of Olathe NOW OPEN

    15700 W 151st St, Olathe, KS 66062
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  • Autumn Leaves of Overland Park

    Autumn Leaves of Overland Park

    12701 Pflumm Road, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (2)
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  • The Sheridan at Overland Park

    The Sheridan at Overland Park

    10300 Indian Creek Pkwy, Overland Park, KS 66210
    (7)
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  • Leawood Gardens

    Leawood Gardens

    5201 W. 143rd Street, Leawood, KS 66224
    (4)
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  • Anthology at Burlington Creek

    Anthology at Burlington Creek

    6311 N Cosby Ave, Kansas City, MO 64151
    (9)
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  • Benton House of Staley Hills

    Benton House of Staley Hills

    11071 N Woodland Ave, Kansas City, MO 64155
    (4)
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Topeka, Kansas

Memory Care

Memory care facilities administer intensive medical care to individuals who are stricken with severe dementia and health conditions in a fully-staffed and monitored facility. A memory care facility utilizes caregivers who have received trained annually in caring for persons with memory care, dementia, and cognitive impairments. Residents in memory care require help with dressing, eating, and bathing. Basic services offered in memory care may include: social programs and activities, exercise and physical therapy programs, medication management, and daily meals. Residents have the option to live in shared apartments or single rooms. The annual median cost for a private room is around $74,095 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $67,525 . The state of Kansas has specific rules associated with this type of facility. The The Secretary of Aging and Disability Services supervises this facility type.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to hospitals is an important factor in deciding the right care option for you or your loved one. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Topeka which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Topeka include University Of Kansas Health System St Francis Campus, Stormont Vail Hospital, and Freedom Behavioral Hospital Of Topeka Llc..

Cost of Living

The total cost of living is a motivating factor in determining which destination works for you or your loved one. Topeka has a sales tax of 6.50%. Topeka has a median home value of around $100,074 and the median cost of rent is about $813 per month. The rent burden for Topeka is about 15.5% of the average person's monthly income.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

Weather is a major factor in determining which city is the right fit for your loved one. On average, Topeka has a humidity level of approximately 70%. The average humidity levels peak during the month of June at around 72%. Topeka has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. The average air quality index rating in Topeka is around 43.5. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index rating is at its peak rating in December at around 52.1. 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. During the summertime, Topeka is around 79°F. The low summer temperature drops to about 65°F in the month of June. The summer high rises to around 93°F during July. In the wintertime, the average air temperature in Topeka drops to around 34°F. The winter high will rise to roughly 49°F in the month of February. The lowest winter temperature will rise to approximately 19 °F during the month of January. Monthly, Topeka measures approximately 3 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation normally happens in May with an average of 6 inches during the month. Topeka receives on average 15.60 inches of snow.

Demographics and Values

In Topeka, 9.7% of the citizens are veterans. Topeka is considered unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Based on gender, 47.9% are male and 52.1% are female. The median age of Topeka is 37 years old. In Topeka, 29.2% of the population are over the age of 55, 11.6% are over the age of 60, 6.1% are over the age of 70, and 5.1% are over the age of 80. In the previous presidential election, 44.2% voted Democrat, 46.8% voted Republican, and 9.0% voted for a third party candidate in Shawnee county. The current population of Topeka is shrinking at a rate of -0.005%. Topeka has a population density of 795 people per square mile. Of the population of Topeka 28.2% have a college degree, 10.8% have a graduate degree, and 31.4% have a high-school diploma. In Topeka, 15.8% have some form of disability, 7.2% are widowed, 16.7% live in poverty, and 10.8% do not have health insurance. In terms of crime, Topeka has 51.9 property crimes per 1000 residents and 6.2 violent crimes per 1000 residents. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Topeka, out of the total population 0.2% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.1% practice Islam. In Topeka, 51.9% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Topeka 14.4% practice Catholicism, 11.3% practice another Chrisitan faith, and 6.0% are Baptists. Demographically, Topeka is 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.5% Asian, 2.9% other or not specified, 78.9% white, 5.4% mixed race, 14.3% Hispanic, 10.4% black, and 0.8% Native American.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

The state of Kansas has a cost of living index of 89.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 91.9 and a housing index rating of 73.8. In terms of personal well-being, Kansas ranks 33rd in healthcare and 22nd in quality of life compared to other states. There are 144 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 2,912,321 Kansas residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center. Based on natural beauty, Kansas ranks 8th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Kansas ranks 25th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 37% of Kansas's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,782 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Kansas there are 279 masonic lodges. In Kansas, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In the last presidential election 36% of Kansas residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of December. During the winter, the average temperature in Kansas drops to around 32°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 12°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54°F during the month of June. On average, Kansas has an air quality index rating of around 36.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 46.4 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Kansas is around 2.55 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.73 inches. While residents of Kansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Kansas can include tornados, floods, and and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Kansas

The state of Kansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of sugarberry, moonseed, osage orange, and bur oak. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the skink, the beaver, the prairie dog, or the muskrat. The state animal of Kansas is the american buffalo.