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  • Brookdale Shreveport

    Brookdale Shreveport

    7110 University Drive, Shreveport, LA 71105
    (24)
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    Don’t sweat the small stuff. We’ve got that covered for you with care when you need it. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our community with both adult residential care and memory care could be right for you....

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  • Brookdale Bossier City

    Brookdale Bossier City

    2540 Beene Boulevard, Bossier City, LA 71111
    (20)
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    There’s a lot to love here—like care when you need it. And more time to do what you want to do. With both adult residential care and memory care, here at our community, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. We’ll take care of the rest so you can focus the fun. Your basic utilities and...

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  • Arabella of Longview

    Arabella of Longview

    1155 E Hawkins Pkwy, Longview, TX 75605
    (10)
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    At Arabella of Longview, we offer a perfect blend of living options: Retirement Homes/cottages and apartments for independent living as well as assisted living and memory care all come together in this one-of-a-kind master planned retirement community. We pride ourselves on top-tier service and...

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  • Hawkins Creek

    Hawkins Creek

    311 E. Hawkins Parkway, Longview, TX 75605
    (5)
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    Live the sweet life at Hawkins Creek, offering Assisted Living and Memory Care services in Longview, Texas. Our community offers down-home living that incorporates the coziness of lovingly appointed apartments with the convenience of experienced professionals and an excellent location. Our caring...

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  • Heartis Longview

    Heartis Longview

    1408 Lago Trail, Longview, TX 75604
    (12)
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    At Heartis Longview, we are committed to providing a stimulating and nurturing environment — filled with warmth, comfort and care — that improves quality of life and allows our residents to flourish. As a leader in assisted living and memory care, you can count on Heartis Longview to...

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  • Parkview on Hollybrook

    Parkview on Hollybrook

    601 Hollybrook Drive, Longview, TX 75605
    (2)
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    Parkview on Hollybrook is set on twenty wooded acres, within one mile of Longview Regional Medical Center. This newly built community offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care, with beautiful finishes in great floor plans that are very appealing. Parkview on Hollybrook Independent...

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  • Arabella of Kilgore

    Arabella of Kilgore

    2103 Chandler St, Kilgore, TX 75662
    (3)
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    At Arabella of Kilgore, our retirement homes for independent living are surrounded by three acres of wooded landscape, offering privacy and maintenance-free living. The assisted living and memory care retirement community support your loved one with individualized plans, home-like environments and...

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  • The Arbors & Terrace of Ruston

    4518 Highway 80 East, Ruston, LA 71270
    (2)
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    Assisted Living is designed for seniors who may have difficulty with activities of daily living. The Arbor provides a way of living for seniors who seek independence and privacy, yet have concerns for housekeeping, lawn maintenance, activities, personal nutrition, as well as assistance with...

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  • Brookdale Henderson

    Brookdale Henderson

    1000 Richardson Drive, Henderson, TX 75654
    (3)
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    Our community, located in historic Henderson, Texas, offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, so should your needs change over time, and you require memory care, you have the security of knowing you can remain here, in your home, without leaving familiar surroundings and close...

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  • Magnolia Court

    Magnolia Court

    5902 North Street, Nacogdoches, TX 75965
    (5)
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    Hold court in style and comfort when taking up residence at Magnolia Court. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Nacogdoches makes all residents feel like a star in Texas' oldest town. Our professional and courteous staff members who are available 24 hours a day provide a helping hand...

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  • Heritage Park Village

    Heritage Park Village

    1714 North Edwards Avenue, Mount Pleasant, TX 75455
    (4)
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    Heritage Park Village is the premier family-owned senior living community in Mount Pleasant, Texas. Our service and hospitality ensure our Residents are afforded the independence they deserve while receiving the support they need, all while living in their own private homes. Heritage Park Village is...

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  • Savannah Grand of West Monroe

    Savannah Grand of West Monroe

    3702 Cypress St, West Monroe, LA 71291
    (29)
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    Savannah Grand of West Monroe is an assisted living community in the city of West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. Our bravura community is located close to the banks of river Ouachita with fresh water trickling with a calming breeze always. West Monroe is ideal for meditation and self-reflection...

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  • Brookdale Tyler South

    Brookdale Tyler South

    5403 Plantation Drive, Tyler, TX 75703
    (23)
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    As you and your family consider memory care for your loved one, we can help. At our dedicated memory care community in Tyler, Texas, we have the experience to understand the complexity of Alzheimer’s and dementia at every stage. Memory care services in a safe, comfortable, home-like environment are...

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  • The Rosemont

    The Rosemont

    110 Regency Pl, West Monroe, LA 71291
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    The Rosemont is a licensed Assisted Living and Memory Support community that goes beyond just personal assistance. When seniors want quality, respect and dignity, they choose The Rosemont. The Rosemont is proud to be one of the first true assisted living and Memory Care communities in...

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  • Azalea Trails

    Azalea Trails

    5550 Old Jacksonville Hwy., Tyler, TX 75703
    (14)
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    Take some much-deserved time to smell the roses at Azalea Trails, where our lush features and convenient services keep residents happy year-round. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Tyler, Texas, offers thoughtfully designed studio, one- and two-bedroom floor plans that strike a...

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  • Oak Hills Terrace Memory Care

    Oak Hills Terrace Memory Care

    2651 Elkton Trail, Tyler, TX 75703
    (19)
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    Can it really be different? Yes. Our unique community is designed with the residents in mind, showcasing a new concept in memory care that provides an atmosphere that is inviting and comfortable for both your loved one and you. Oak Hills Terrace Memory Care Residence feels more like you are in...

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  • Brookdale Alexandria

    Brookdale Alexandria

    351 Windermere Boulevard, Alexandria, LA 71303
    (5)
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    Designed With You In Mind Do you want to exchange the burden of household chores for a life that gives you freedom to spend more time doing the things you love? Here at our adult residential and memory care community, you can do just that—and so much more. Surrounded by a kind and gracious care team...

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  • Dogwood Trails

    Dogwood Trails

    1625 W. Spring Street, Palestine, TX 75803
    (5)
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    Get on the fast track to a relaxing life filled with friends and fun at Dogwood Trails, where our goal is to provide an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally stimulating for all residents. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Palestine, Texas, is tucked...

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  • Arabella of Athens

    Arabella of Athens

    413 Gibson Rd, Athens, TX 75751
    (4)
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    At Arabella of Athens, our retirement homes for independent living are surrounded by three acres of wooded landscape, offering privacy and maintenance-free living. A dedicated clubhouse, private courtyard and beautiful fishing lake enhance the living experience. Cottages have enclosed garages and...

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  • Spring Lake

    Spring Lake

    750 N. Collegiate Drive, Paris, TX 75460
    (4)
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    Blend the luxuries of Paris, France, with the Southern charm of Paris, Texas, to experience a bright life at Spring Lake. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Paris, Texas, enriches the lives of residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and...

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  • Atrium at Serenity Pointe

    Atrium at Serenity Pointe

    2803 Albert Pike Road, Hot Springs, AR 71913
    (16)
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    Enjoy Stunning Views and Landscapes from the Peninsula on Lake Hamilton! The Atrium at Serenity Pointe is a beautiful senior living provider located in Hot Springs, AR, offering unparalleled views from the peninsula on beautiful Lake Hamilton. The Atrium at Serenity Pointe offers the perfect mix of...

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  • Provident Memory Care

    Provident Memory Care

    1810 N. Washington Ave, Livingston, TX 77351
    (3)
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    When you live in a nursing center, you should feel welcome as part of the community. At Livingston Convalescent Center, that's just what will happen. This is our goal. Livingston Convalescent Center is a 52-bed nursing and rehabilitation center in the heart of Polk county. Our competent and capable...

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  • GoodLife Senior Living Heath

    GoodLife Senior Living Heath

    126 Smirl Drive, Heath, TX 75032
    (1)
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    GoodLife Senior Living and Memory Care, the answer is quite simple. We’ve built a company whose focus is on compassionate care for those who are ready to acquire all the rewards of being a senior citizen; relaxation and reflection. Our mission is to compassionately provide safe activities of daily...

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  • Rock Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Rock Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    720 E Ralph Hall Pkwy, Rockwall, TX 75032
    (9)
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    We are committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. Our professional and personalized services are designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We are dedicated to those who entrust their housing and service needs to us. At Rock Ridge, we honor each...

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  • Revere Court of Rockwall

    Revere Court of Rockwall

    225 E. Ralph Hall Parkway, Rockwall, TX 75032
    (33)
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    Family-owned and —operated Revere Court of Rockwall, Texas, is proud to provide exceptional assisted living memory care that truly makes a difference in our resident's lives. Our exclusive focus is on providing the best, research-based assisted living memory care for people with Alzheimer's or...

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  • The Manor Senior Living Community of Benton

    The Manor Senior Living Community of Benton

    4727 Boone Rd, Bryant, AR 72022
    (6)
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    At The Manor Senior Living Community, our seniors continue living their lives to the fullest, while experiencing a true sense of belonging. With a dedicated and caring staff, our goal is to provide our valued residents, and their families, relief from the stresses of everyday life, and give them...

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  • Brookdale Lake Charles

    Brookdale Lake Charles

    2420 Country Club Road, Lake Charles, LA 70605
    (13)
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    Redefine your independence with the care you need when you need it. We can help you with the little things—like simple housekeeping and meals—and with bathing and getting dressed, too. With adult residential care and memory care on one campus, we customize your care to meet your individual needs. So...

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  • Iris Memory Care of Rowlett

    Iris Memory Care of Rowlett

    4906 Miller Rd, Rowlett, TX 75088
    (7)
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    Welcome Home Iris Memory Care is proud to be the first Assisted Living Community in Rowlett to offer specialized Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care. At Iris Memory Care, we believe that our expertise and specialized knowledge of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia combined with our heartfelt compassion...

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  • Garland Serenity Home

    Garland Serenity Home

    4626 Candlestick Dr, Garland, TX 75043
    (7)
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    Garland Serenity Home is a fully licensed Assisted Living & Memory Care Facility. Serving Dallas Metroplex families since 2015. Garland Serenity Home operates a elderly care facility, dedicated to providing a comfortable, friendly and family environment to our residents. We pride ourselves in giving...

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  • New Haven Assisted Living & Memory Care of Wylie

    New Haven Assisted Living & Memory Care of Wylie

    800 W. Brown St., Wylie, TX 75098
    (5)
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    At New Haven our residents are at the center of everything we do, and you’ll see that the moment you step through the front door of a New Haven community. From our small, intimate buildings designed for a sense of connection to the wonderful meals we serve to our daily commitment to the health and...

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  • Cambridge Village & Court

    Cambridge Village & Court

    711 Matador Lane, Mesquite, TX 75149
    (34)
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    Welcome to the season of choice At Cambridge Court Assisted Living and Memory Care Community we pride ourselves on offering you choices that allow you to live your life the way you want. At Cambridge Court we believe life is yours for the taking. It's a simple concept that means you can take comfort...

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  • Ariel Pointe Senior Living (Opening Early Fall 2020)

    Ariel Pointe Senior Living (Opening Early Fall 2020)

    3400 Miles Rd, Sachse, TX 75048
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    Join us at Ariel Pointe Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care, where clear blue skies reach to embrace the horizon, and new friendships abound. Our active senior living community located in Sachse, Texas, invites residents to enjoy casual, easy living with a distinctive touch and...

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  • Mustang Creek Estates Sachse

    Mustang Creek Estates Sachse

    3900 Ranch Road, Sachse, TX 75048
    (8)
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    Mustang Creek Estates is a new concept in Assisted Living! We are a residential style assisted living neighborhood designed entirely for seniors. Our neighborhood consists of 6 unique houses with 14 to 16 residents per house and two of our houses specialize in Memory Care. At Mustang Creek Estates,...

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  • Bentley Assisted Living & The Courtyard Memory Care

    Bentley Assisted Living & The Courtyard Memory Care

    1010 Wiggins Parkway, Mesquite, TX 75150
    (17)
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    Christian Care Centers is a faith-based, non-profit, certified Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) providing all levels of housing and care for senior adults in a loving and compassionate environment. Our senior living communities include Greenway Village , McMillan Apartments , and Hartin...

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  • Christian Care Communities and Services-Mesquite

    Christian Care Communities and Services-Mesquite

    948 Wiggins Pkwy, Mesquite, TX 75150
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    Designed for the active senior adult, Greenway Village is one of the premier retirement communities in the Dallas Metroplex. Featuring an all-inclusive approach to services and amenities, and located on a 26-acre, beautifully landscaped campus, Greenway is also one of the few certified Life Plan...

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  • The Pinnacle of Greenville

    The Pinnacle of Greenville

    1880 Fairground Rd, Greenville, MS 38703
    (3)
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    We provide our residents with lifestyles, housing, care and services in comfortable surroundings.

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  • Bethel Senior Care

    Bethel Senior Care

    3005 Club Hill Drive, Garland, TX 75043
    (25)
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    Bethel Senior Care is a Registered Nurse owned and managed Assisted Living for seniors in a small home-like setting. We are licensed for 8 residents. Our small setting enables us to provide one-on-one care. We have been caring for seniors in the same location since 2008. We pride ourselves in...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Garland

    Avalon Memory Care - Garland

    1150 Colonel Drive, Garland, TX 75043
    (8)
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    At AVALON, we set ourselves apart from other residences with the level of care and compassion we show to our residents. Our care is unique in that we treat our residents as people with individual needs rather than grouping them as 'those with dementia.' After all, a lack of cognitive ability doesn't...

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  • Oxford Glen Memory Care at Sachse

    Oxford Glen Memory Care at Sachse

    4546 Bunker Hill Road, Sachse, TX 75048
    (12)
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    Sachse Memory Care At Oxford Glen Sachse memory care we do more than care for your loved one. We care about them. By working with families to create individualized profiles of life before Alzheimer's disease, we create a lifestyle experience that is truly unique. Using state-of-the-art technologies...

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  • Brookdale Dowlen Oaks

    Brookdale Dowlen Oaks

    2250 North Dowlen Road, Beaumont, TX 77706
    (29)
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    Are you ready to redefine your independence? If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our community could be right for you. With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need when you need it all...

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  • Lynridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Lynridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    304 W FM 544, Murphy, TX 75094
    (31)
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    LYNRIDGE of Murphy is a new community offering Assisted Living and Memory Care living options for seniors. Enjoy elegant yet affordable residential care in a warm, nurturing environment, with your own private apartment and access to first-class amenities like a state-of-the-art fitness center with...

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  • Christian Care Communities and Services-Allen

    Christian Care Communities and Services-Allen

    560 Prestige Circle, Allen, TX 75002
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    Christian Care, in Allen, Texas is a member of the Christian Care Senior Living Communities family, which currently serves seniors in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. We are a faith-based, not-for-profit provider with a 70 year history of serving seniors with incredibly compassionate care. Our Life Plan...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Allen

    Avalon Memory Care - Allen

    750 N Greenville Ave, Allen, TX 75002
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    Welcome to Avalon Memory Care in Allen. We are located at the intersection of North Greenville Avenue and High Meadow Drive, right across the street from the Allen High School Football Stadium. Besides this gorgeous secure environment, Avalon brings its national award-winning care in the treatment...

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  • Mayberry Gardens

    Mayberry Gardens

    3272 N Garland Ave, Garland, TX 75040
    (22)
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    Mayberry Gardens is a special assisted living residence providing family-style living for seniors who need some assistance, but don't require full time skilled nursing care. Each home is designed to accommodate 11 residents in a beautiful home-like environment that allows for both privacy and...

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  • Discovery Commons at Spring Creek

    Discovery Commons at Spring Creek

    3450 Wagon Wheel Rd, Garland, TX 75044
    (19)
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    We're creating a resident-focused senior living community with you and your well-being in mind. At Discovery Commons, we've designed the very best in world-class senior living by blending resort-style amenities, elegant apartment homes, concierge-level services, outstanding social and recreational...

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  • Villagio of McKinney

    Villagio of McKinney

    1601 Eldorado Parkway, McKinney, TX 75069
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    Offering compassionate memory care services, Villagio of McKinney, was freshly designed to feature a brightly lit, open floor plan designed with comfortable furnishings and decorative home accessories. McKinney residents can bring their own furniture, photographs and other meaningful items so their...

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  • Memory Care of Little Rock

    Memory Care of Little Rock

    2501 Aldersgate Rd, Little Rock, AR 72205
    (4)
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    At Memory Care of Little Rock, we are dedicated to the individualized, focused care of our Alzheimer's and dementia residents and their families. We provide care environments for those suffering from the numerous forms of memory loss by offering a uniquely designed Care Program for each individual....

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  • Le Reve Rehabilitation & Memory Care

    Le Reve Rehabilitation & Memory Care

    3309 Dilido Rd, Dallas, TX 75228
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    Le Rêve Rehabilitation and Memory Care is Dallas’ newest luxury nursing facility. Conven­iently located in East Dallas near major medical centers. Offering Rehabilitation Short Stays, Long Term Care and Memory Care. Whether you need Short Term Rehab, Long Term Nursing or Memory Care, our team of...

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  • Pelican Bay Assisted Living

    Pelican Bay Assisted Living

    2501 S. Major Drive, Beaumont, TX 77707
    (8)
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    Pelican Bay Assisted Living Community and Memory Care is a locally owned business. The owner has over 35 years experience in senior care in the South East Texas area. Pelican Bay opened in December of 2012. We are conveniently located on Beaumont's west end 3 miles north of Interstate 10 and one...

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  • Parkway Village

    Parkway Village

    14300 Chenal Pkwy, Little Rock, AR 72211
    (8)
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    Parkway Village, located in bustling west Little Rock, is the only continuing care retirement community in central Arkansas. Founded by Baptist Health, Arkansas’ leading private healthcare system, we serve residents with home options, cultural and recreational activities, and wellness services for...

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Memory Care in Shreveport, LA

Memory care communities — sometimes called Alzheimer’s care or dementia care — provide specialized care for seniors who have Alzheimer’s, dementia, or other forms of memory loss. These communities offer personalized cognitive rehabilitation programs alongside assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs). Memory care usually includes 24-hour supervision and unique design elements, like outdoor gardens and color-coded walls, to help ease anxiety, agitation, and other symptoms of dementia.

The median monthly cost of memory care in Shreveport is about $4,313 in the city proper and $4,173 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost for memory care in the state of Louisiana is around $5,324.

A Place for Mom’s local Senior Living Advisors can help find the right memory care community in Shreveport for you or your loved one.

Cost of Living in Shreveport, LA

The third largest city in Louisiana, Shreveport is known as a commercial and cultural center in the region. Its cost of living is significantly less expensive than the U.S. average. All index scores are based on a scale with the national average set at 100.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
84 88 $756 16.1% spend over 30% of their income on rent $136,459 $37,390 None

Local Medical Providers

The Shreveport region has several highly-rated hospitals, and the following are often listed among the best in the area:

  • Mercy Regional Medical Center - Mercy Regional, a 109-bed hospital, has been rated a high-performing rural and community hospital and is often listed among the nation’s top 100 medical facilities. In particular, the hospital received recognition in treating heart attacks and pneumonia, as well as in conducting surgery.
  • Park Place Surgical Center - Ranked within the top 20 U.S. hospitals for patient care, Park Place focuses on quality, non-invasive surgical procedures. These wide-ranging surgery specialties include spine, colon, knee, carpal tunnel, and more.
  • Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital - This home-like surgery center values not only safe, effective procedures, but also emphasizes recovery. Physicians aim to serve patients throughout the entire process, with the goal of an enhanced quality of life.

Climate and Weather

The climate of Shreveport, LA is considered humid subtropical – residents can expect hot summers and mild winters. The temperature in Shreveport, LA rarely falls below 50F in the winter. On average, the humidity level for Shreveport is about 72%. This number usually peaks in May, at around 74% humidity.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
84°F 95°F (August) 72°F (August) 50°F 62°F (February) 38°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
42 (Good) 59 in July (December)

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4” 5” (March) 1”

Demographics and Values

Shreveport leans liberal, with a majority of the population voting for a Democratic candidate in four of the last five presidential elections. However, less than 10 percent of Shreveport voters made up this majority, making the city’s liberal bend a slight one. The industries of manufacturing, biotechnology, defense, digital media, and health care contribute heavily to the economy. Barksdale Air Force Base, located in the area, employs more than 14 thousand people. LSU Health Science Center, Willis-Knighton Medical Center, and University Health each boast more than two thousand workers.

Demographically, the Black community accounts for the majority of Shreveport’s population. A long-spanning history makes its presence felt at a diverse, vibrant array of Black culture sites, including the Stephens African American Museum and the Southern University Museum of Art, which houses two thousand culturally significant pieces. In the city’s active Red River District, the African Archway showcases proud, bright murals that pay tribute to the Black impact on Shreveport. Lastly, Black culture in Shreveport also influences theater – the city’s Theatre of Performing Arts amplifies the work of Black dramatists, along with hosting beloved jazz concerts and workshops.

In addition to comprising the city’s artistry, the Black majority in Shreveport also has notable economic power and support. In 2012, the city was home to an estimated 9,800 Black-owned businesses, a number that continues to climb today. The Shreveport-Bossier African American Chamber provides resources and connections for these companies.

2016 Presidential Election Results for Caddo County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
50.6% 46.3% 3.1%

Population Statistics

Population metro area Population city proper Population density Population trend
443,708 287,432 692 people per square mile Shrinking at a rate of 1.41% since 2010

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
35 27% 10% 6% 4%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
32% 25% 10%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
1.7% 57.1% 2.5% 0.4% <0.1% 37.0% 1.8%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
11,472 57 10

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
7% 59% 15% 26% 5% 8%

Shreveport is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the LGBTQ+ community are accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry. The city prohibits discrimination based on sexuality in the areas of employment, housing, and public accommodations, as noted by the Human Rights Campaign. The area organization People Acting for Change and Equality (PACE) advocates for LGBTQ+ acceptance and pride, hosting regular meetings and events. Annually, Shreveport residents can attend an LGBTQ+ film festival and the city’s celebratory Pride in the Park event.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Shreveport’s Red River District represents the city’s downtown commercial and entertainment presence. This popular area contains more than a dozen local businesses, from restaurants and bars to retail establishments. One of Shreveport’s largest and most frequented businesses is Sam’s Town Hotel & Casino, where residents and visitors flock to test their luck.

The city fascinates its visitors and residents with its active, varied museum scene. The Louisiana State Exhibit Museum spotlights art deco works and Native American artifacts. Art enthusiasts can continue their tour with the Meadows Museum of Art and the more recently-established Marlene Yu Museum, which exhibits the playful, nature-inspired murals of its namesake. Meanwhile, step back in time at Spring Street Historical Museum, a homage to local history housed in a 19th-century building. The unique Stage of the Stars Music Museum, located inside the city’s municipal auditorium, emphasizes Louisiana’s musical prominence, specifically Elvis’s early performances within the city.

Transportation

The city’s public transportation, managed by SporTran, consists of 50 buses and 28 regular bus routes. The system also operates LiftLine, an accessible, direct-to-destination paratransit service. Public transportation services run all days of the week, with the exception of major holidays. Seniors, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders pay reduced fares.

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