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  • Morningside House of Laurel

    Morningside House of Laurel

    7700 Cherry Lane, Laurel, MD 20707
    (52)
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    Morningside House of Laurel is an assisted living community located in Laurel, Maryland in Prince George's County and home to just over 25,000 people. Laurel is a quiet town close to Baltimore and D.C. and residents will be able to take trips to shows, events and concerts. Residents will also be...

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  • Arbor Terrace Fulton

    Arbor Terrace Fulton

    11584 Scaggsville Road, Fulton, MD 20759
    (1)
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    Arbor Terrace Fulton looks at senior living differently. That’s because we believe no matter where you are in life, you deserve to pursue your passions, maintain meaningful relationships, and live every day to its fullest. With our state-of-the-art senior living and memory care community designed...

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  • Total Assisted Living Home

    Total Assisted Living Home

    12026 Scaggsville Road, Fulton, MD 20759
    (4)
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    Newly Renovated and Affordable at its best!!!     It is our policy to admit and provide care for all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, handicap, age, sex, marital status, religion or sexual preference. Eligibility for admission is based on Physician's recommendation...

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  • Atrium Active Home

    Atrium Active Home

    2701 Martello Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (9)
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    >The Atrium Active Home is located in Silver Springs, Maryland and is designed to give seniors the ability to live a comfortable, independent life, all without having to worry about the staff or individuals working on site. The assisted living and personal care services offered by Atrium Active...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Columbia

    Brighton Gardens of Columbia

    7110 Minstrel Way, Columbia, MD 21045
    (34)
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    Brighton Gardens of Columbia is located in the planned city of Columbia, Maryland, a city nationally ranked as one of the 10 Best Places to Live by MONEY, CNN, and FORBES. Against the perfect blend of parks, walking paths, and abundant shopping, Brighton Gardens of Columbia offers a beautifully...

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  • Avonlea Ridge Assisted Living

    Avonlea Ridge Assisted Living

    13206 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (7)
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    WHILE MILLIONS OF SENIORS EACH YEAR ARE FACED WITH THE DIFFICULT DECISION OF HAVING TO MOVE FROM THEIR HOMES DUE TO INABILITY TO FULLY CARE FOR THEMSELVES, AVONLEA RIDGE ASSISTED LIVING IS PROUD TO BE ABLE TO OFFER THEM A HOME AWAY FROM HOME. OPEN IN MARCH 2014, AVONLEA RIDGE IS A 5-BED ASSISTED...

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  • Arden Courts of Silver Spring

    Arden Courts of Silver Spring

    2505 Musgrove Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (4)
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    Arden Courts of Silver Spring is a unique assisted living community that was built over 25 years ago and was designed exclusively for persons living with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia's. Our community is the second community to be built out of the 50+ Arden’s in the United States. We are...

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  • Atrium Stonecrest Home

    Atrium Stonecrest Home

    2305 Falling Creek Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (1)
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    Atrium Stonecrest Home is located in a beautiful treelined neighborhood in Silver Spring, Maryland. It offers assisted living to only eight residents at a time; such individual care is unprecedented in the industry. With a licensed and professional staff, including a physician and registered nurse,...

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  • Clarksville Assisted Living

    Clarksville Assisted Living

    7246 Guilford Road, Clarksville, MD 21029
    (5)
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    We are passionately committed to making a difference in people's lives by offering high quality and supportive services for our seniors in a loving environment. We help them maintain their independence and exercise choice as they live a stress-fee life. Our staff has more than 15 years of experience...

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  • Sunrise of Columbia

    Sunrise of Columbia

    6500 Freetown Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    (27)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Hillhaven Assisted Living

    Hillhaven Assisted Living

    3210 Powder Mill Road, Adelphi, MD 20783
    (6)
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    Welcome to Hillhaven, where compassion and healing come together. The Malin Family has worked to create a homelike environment for our residents since 1978. Our professional team members are committed to each resident's quality of life. Residents and their families also share the satisfaction that...

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  • Able Plus Assisted Living

    Able Plus Assisted Living

    13317 Sherwood Forrest Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    Able Plus Assisted Living was established in March 2016. It is owned and managed by a registered dietitian in partnership with a registered nurse with over 30 years of combined senior care experience in the state of Maryland.Our community is located in a beautiful and quiet neighborhood in Silver...

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  • Montgomery Eldercare at Eastway

    Montgomery Eldercare at Eastway

    15016 Eastway Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (4)
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    2013 EXCELLENCE AWARD AS RATED BY FAMILIES. WE HAVE BEEN RATED DEFICIENCY FREE BY THE STATE AND COUNTY INSPECTIONS.

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  • The Landing at Silver Spring

    The Landing at Silver Spring

    13908 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (1)
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    The Landing of Silver Spring offers assisted living and memory care services to meet a wide range of senior needs while always exceeding expectations. At The Landing of Silver Spring, you’ll find that our programs are a little more entertaining, our food is a little better, our staff is a little...

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  • April Bloom Assisted Living

    April Bloom Assisted Living

    5037 Durham East, Columbia, MD 21044
    (2)
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    April Bloom Assisted Living is conveniently located in central Howard County, MD in the quiet, upscale Beaverbrook community. We provide affordable quality sheltered senior care in an assisted living environment with qualified staff 24/7, offering stimulating activities. The accommodating meals...

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  • Sunrise of Silver Spring

    Sunrise of Silver Spring

    11621 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (34)
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    Welcome to Sunrise of Silver Spring, an assisted living community in Silver Spring, Maryland, just minutes from Route 495 and just off Route 29, north on New Hampshire Avenue. Sunrise of Silver Spring sits in a beautifully landscaped setting in a residential neighborhood, adjacent to the White Oak...

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  • Arbor Terrace Senior Living

    Arbor Terrace Senior Living

    9885 Greenbelt Road, Lanham, MD 20706
    (49)
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    Arbor Terrace Senior Living is an assisted living community conveniently located on Greenbelt Road. We bring a new level of modern senior living with stress-free warmth, charm and comfort to assisted living and memory care. We are an active, vibrant residence that's complete with unsurpassed...

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  • Somerford Place Alzheimer's Assisted Living Columbia

    Somerford Place Alzheimer's Assisted Living Columbia

    8220 Snowden River Parkway, Columbia, MD 21045
    (8)
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    Somerford Place is the result of extensive research into the needs of people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Our specially designed building nestled in Columbia is secure, supportive and feels like home. Our staff strives to offer quality services to our residents, promoting...

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  • Bryant Woods Manor

    Bryant Woods Manor

    10461 Waterfowl Terrrace, Columbia, MD 21044
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    Bryant Woods Assisted Living offers short & long term care to residents living in the Columbia Maryland and Baltimore, DC Maryland Metro area. We provide a loving home environment with 24-hour care for one affordable monthly rate. We respect the dignity of our residents and strive to provide ongoing...

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  • Cresthaven

    1020 Cresthaven Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20903
    (4)
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    Cresthaven is a small, female only senior care home located in the unincorporated area of Silver Spring, Maryland, which is located in Montgomery County. Silver Spring is a bustling business hub adorned with many parks and recreation areas, including sections of Rock Creek Park, which is well known...

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  • Elder Estates, LLC

    Elder Estates, LLC

    6409 85th Ave, New Carrollton, MD 20784
    (17)
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    Elder Estates, LLC is located in New Carrollton, MD in Prince George's County. This residential care home provides the care that you are seeking in a setting that is twelve miles east of Washington, D.C.. Those who spend time in the New Carrollton are will enjoy visiting New Carrollton Park and...

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  • Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel NOW OPEN

    Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel NOW OPEN

    2535 Evergreen Road, Gambrills, MD 21113
    (5)
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    Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel offers assisted living and dementia care in Gambrills, Maryland. We honor individuality and celebrate each person’s unique life through deep connections with our residents and families. We create delightful surprises and meaningful moments within a safe and caring...

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  • Morningside House of Ellicott City

    Morningside House of Ellicott City

    5330 Dorsey Hall Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (19)
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    Morningside House is a leading Assisted Living & Alzheimer's care provider proudly serving seniors and their families in our Baltimore/Washington area residences. Our communities offer the perfect mix of personal care and hospitality tailored to meet the individual needs of our residents. Our...

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  • Caring Well at Aquarius

    Caring Well at Aquarius

    3016 Aquaris Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    CARING WELL AT AQUARIUS Where we provide you the care, security, comfort, and close affinity you're looking for. Owned and managed by Carolyn Pasking, Caring Well has been serving the Silver Spring community for over 10 years! Nurse Carolyn offers 20+ years of nursing experience. Having served as a...

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  • Silver Spring Assisted Living

    Silver Spring Assisted Living

    13828 Bethpage Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    At Silver Spring Assisted Living, great care begins with attention. Our stair-free residence accommodates 5 residents in 3 private rooms, 1 companion/shared room for 2, in a delightful dining setting, an expanded living/activity room, a long with a compassionate staff. We provide care that to...

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  • Miracle Hands Care Services Assisted Living

    Miracle Hands Care Services Assisted Living

    5705 Misty Drive, Lanham, MD 20706
    (2)
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    Miracle Hands Care Services LLC has been in business for 5 years, we opened up in 2012. All of our staff combined have over 20 years of senior care experience, and the owner is a LPN(Licensed Practical Nurse) over 18 years of health are experience. We are the best in the industry. We care for our...

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  • Morningside House of Friendship

    Morningside House of Friendship

    7548 Old Telegraph Road, Hanover, MD 21076
    (37)
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    Morningside House of Friendship is located in beautiful Hanover, Maryland, and is considered the 'top-referred' assistant living facility in the area. We are known for our ability to provide effective and compassionate care for seniors of all care levels. Staff members possess unique skills and...

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  • Brookdale Olney

    Brookdale Olney

    2611 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Olney, MD 20832
    (43)
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    Join us at our upscale assisted living community also offering Alzheimer’s and dementia care services in charming Olney, Md., just 20 miles from our nation’s capital in a rural location surrounded by verdant trees. Your fine living includes well-appointed, cozy common areas, a spacious apartment,...

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  • AlfredHouse II

    AlfredHouse II

    4 Broomall Ct, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Olney Assisted Living

    Olney Assisted Living

    16940 Georgia Avenue, Olney, MD 20832
    (13)
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    Celebrating 5 years of service to the Olney community. Olney Assisted Living is a memory care community that offers outstanding care and support for seniors suffering from Alzheimer’s and other dementia-related diseases. Our welcoming, secure community offers state-of-the-art services that are...

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  • Home Away From Home, LLC

    4002 Ingraham St, Hyattsville, MD 20781
    (5)
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    We know how difficult a decision it is to entrust your loved one to an assisted living home, rest assured that taking care of your loved one is our number one concern.  We provide a safe, caring, loving, and nurturing environment for our residents.  We are waiting to welcome you...

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  • Regency Park Assisted Living Facility

    Regency Park Assisted Living Facility

    730 Maryland Rte 3 South, Gambrills, MD 21054
    (10)
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    Regency Park Assisted Living Regency Park is a friendly assisted living community located in Gambrills, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Located just moments away from popular shopping and dining, residents enjoy weekly planned outings around town. Our community grounds are well-maintained and every...

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  • Ameristar Assisted Living

    Ameristar Assisted Living

    2900 Tarragon Lane, Bowie, MD 20715
    (1)
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    The mythological land of Avalon was a magical place where everyone lived in peace and harmony. Well, our Avalon is the same home, we welcome all guests and visitors to see what makes our residence different from the rest. Having served the needs of the elderly for almost 20 years, Avalon has taken...

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  • AlfredHouse IV

    AlfredHouse IV

    14519 Manor Park Drive, Rockville, MD 20853
    (2)
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Arbor Place - Dementia Care

    Arbor Place - Dementia Care

    4413 Muncaster Mill Road, Rockville, MD 20853
    (3)
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    Founded in 1998 by a Geriatric Psychiatrist and managed by a full time Director of Nursing, Arbor Place delivers the highest interactive staff setting the standard for dementia care. Located in Rockville, MD a suburb of Washington, DC. By design, Arbor Place is constructed to meet the very specific...

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  • Caring Hearts Assisted Living I

    Caring Hearts Assisted Living I

    2707 Spindle Lane, Bowie, MD 20715
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    Caring Hearts is owned and operated by a Registered Nurse that is designed to provide quality loving care. Our Assisted living services provide residents with the care they need in an environment which provides one or a combination of the following: assistance with activities of daily living,...

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  • Sunrise of Chevy Chase

    Sunrise of Chevy Chase

    2201 Colston Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910
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    At Sunrise of Chevy Chase, conveniently located adjacent to Washington, DC, in Maryland’s Montgomery County, we provide a safe, comfortable living environment and excellent care delivered by an experienced, compassionate team of caregivers. Our beautiful community, nestled in a desirable...

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  • AlfredHouse V

    AlfredHouse V

    18110 Cashell Rd., Rockville, MD 20853
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Kensington Park Senior Living

    Kensington Park Senior Living

    3620 Littledale Road, Kensington, MD 20895
    (25)
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    At Kensington Park Retirement Community, our services and setting are as unique as the residents we serve. Whether you are seeking Independent Living, Assisted Living, or Alzheimer's/ Memory Care, Kensington Park is designed to provide an encouraging and comprehensive continuum of services. ...

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  • Arden Courts of Kensington

    Arden Courts of Kensington

    4301 Knowles Ave, Kensington, MD 20895
    (1)
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    primary focus is to provide care for people with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of memory impairment. To visualize Arden Courts Kensington, picture four single level houses all connected by indoor and outdoor walkways and courtyards. The houses offer a homey atmosphere that immediately make the...

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  • Inspirations at Linthicum

    Inspirations at Linthicum

    804 Camp Meade Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
    (18)
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    We pride ourselves on personalized, professional care that comforts each of our residents as family members in his or her home. Each resident is cared for based on his or her needs and the personal desires he or she requests. We offer options and choices to suit your individual needs and are...

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  • AlfredHouse III

    AlfredHouse III

    5313 Norbeck Road, Rockville, MD 20853
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • LifeSpring

    LifeSpring

    2200 Pleasant Villa Ave, Catonsville, MD 21228
    (3)
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    Assisted Living Management was founded in 1999 and currently owns and operates six turn-of-the-century homes focused on enhancing the quality of life for all seniors. Each home is licensed for 15 residents and has been designed specifically for seniors. A place that gives residents control over...

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  • Rolling Meadows

    303 North Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
    (6)
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    Assisted Living Management was founded in 1999 and currently owns and operates six turn-of-the-century homes focused on enhancing the quality of life for all seniors. Each home is licensed for 15 residents and has been designed specifically for seniors. A place that gives residents control over...

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  • Maple Heights Senior Living

    Maple Heights Senior Living

    5100 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20011
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    At Maple Heights Senior Living, you will find that we give options to Senior Living. Whether you are in search of a more independent lifestyle with a variety of optional services, or a full complement of Assisted Living/Memory Care, Maple Heights offers the best of both worlds within our community....

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  • Alfred House Symphony

    Alfred House Symphony

    6020 Needwood Road, Derwood, MD 20855
    (3)
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    AlfredHouse Symphony is a state-of-the-art building showcasing our values of personalized holistic care, incorporating various natural therapies including a sensory room, aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, therapy swings, and many opportunities to sit outside and look at our beautiful garden. As we...

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  • Alfredhouse Needwood

    Alfredhouse Needwood

    6020 Needwood Rd, Derwood, MD 20855
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • HeartLands Assisted Living at Severna Park

    HeartLands Assisted Living at Severna Park

    715 Benfield Road, Severna Park, MD 21146
    (18)
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    Welcome to HeartLands, a Five Star Senior Living community! Our gracious, upscale community, only 15 minutes from historic Annapolis, is nestled in a wooded lot with an impeccably maintained building and grounds. We offer 24-hour nursing and staff, respectful caregivers, Assisted Living with...

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  • Forest Side

    Forest Side

    2701 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (1)
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    Forest Side Assisted Living, a Forest Hills of DC Community, is the newest residence in the District specializing in the care of individuals with memory loss. The home is arranged in small intimate neighborhoods where individuals with Alzheimer's, dementia, and other cognitive impairments are cared...

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  • Sycamore Acres

    Sycamore Acres

    6000 Granby Rd, Derwood, MD 20855
    (7)
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    Sycamore Acres II is located in Derwood, MD in Montgomery County. Our residential care home provides assistance to you in the kind of area that is quiet and relaxing. Those who spend time in Derwood enjoy all that Montgomery County offers including Seneca Creek State Park, Brookside Gardens, Billy...

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Memory Care in Laurel, MD

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 for memory care in the state of Maryland is about $5,814.

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

Cost of Living in Laurel, MD

Located halfway between Washington and Baltimore, Laurel’s cost of living is significantly pricier than many other cities. However, compared to the rest of the state, Laurel’s cost could be considered reasonable. The city does not make the list of the most expensive cities in Maryland. 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
139 105 $1,792 22.7% spend over 30% of their income on rent $239,627 $72,726 The top estate tax rate is 16% with an exemption threshold of $5 million. The top inheritance tax rate is 10% with no exemption threshold.

Local Medical Providers

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

  • Peninsula Regional Health System - This 289-bed facility holds a 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicaid & Medicare services. The hospital has been specifically recognized for joint care and primary stroke treatment.
  • Anne Arundel Medical Center - With 385 beds, this hospital’s specialties include cancer care, vascular treatment, and mental health services. It also has an Institute of Healthy Aging (IHA), which empowers seniors to implement their best health practices. Physicians collaborate with seniors to design preventative care plans, assist with mobility needs, and find support for those struggling with serious illnesses.
  • Medstar Union Memorial Hospital - This 192-bed hospital is often ranked among the best medical facilities in the nation. Specific accolades recognize the health center’s treatment programs for cardiology, strokes, spine disorders, and orthopedics.

Climate and Weather

The climate of Laurel, MD is considered humid subtropical – residents can expect hot summers and mild winters. On average, the humidity level for Laurel is about 65%. This number often peaks in September at around 67% humidity.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
76°F 90°F (July) 62°F (July) 37°F 50°F (December) 25°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
44 (Good) 64 in July (Moderate)

Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4” 6” (May) 13”

Demographics and Values

Laurel, MD leans heavily liberal politically. An overwhelming majority of the city’s residents have voted for Democratic candidates in the last five presidential elections. The region’s economy is led by industries such as healthcare, public administration, and technology. Top employers include ASRC Federal, Laurel Regional Hospital, and Coastal Sunbelt Produce.

Laurel, MD demographics indicate that Black residents make up the largest racial group in the city. Many Black entrepreneurs contribute to the city’s thriving small business scene. The city celebrates contributions of the community through The African Art Museum of Maryland, which exhibits African culture, history, and works of art. The museum regularly hosts socials, jazz concerts, and other events. Laurel, MD also recognizes Juneteenth as a holiday.

2016 Presidential Election Results for Prince George County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
88.13% 8.4% 3.46%

Population Statistics

Population metro area Population city proper Population density Population trend
9,331,587 25,906 2,077 people per square mile Shrinking at a rate of 0.28% since 2010

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
35 20% 9% 3% 2%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
21% 43% 18%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
7.1% 51.0% 15.9% 0.4% 0.0% 23.6% 3.7%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
1,044 36 6

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
6% 78% 8% 8% 4% 7%

Laurel 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 has an active and exciting LGBTQ-bar scene, as well as a pride parade. Despite Laurel’s accepting attitude toward the LGBTQ+ community, most area groups and organizations meet in bigger nearby cities, like Baltimore and D.C. However, it’s only a 30-minute commute from this affirming suburb to these two LGBTQ+ hubs.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Entertainment in Laurel pales in comparison to larger surrounding cities, but the prominent suburb still has plenty to offer in the way of history and nature. Laurel was the first city to dedicate a museum to national intelligence and security, the National Cryptologic Museum. The institution sheds light on machines, techniques, and discoveries often unknown to the general public. The Laurel Historical Society, housed in a restored 19th-century home, promotes the city’s history through exhibits and events. Admission is free.

Laurel, MD has 19 park sites, including a state park – Scott’s Cove Recreation Area. Hikers, fishers, birdwatchers, and general wildlife enthusiasts will appreciate the city’s many lakes and well-preserved, natural terrain.

Transportation

Often designated as a commuter city, Laurel, MD residents can easily access reliable and wide-spanning public transportation services. The city has a bus and train system, each with several regular routes running every day of the week. The area bus system, Metrobus, which serves cities in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia, is the sixth most-utilized bus system in the country, serving 11,500 bus stops. Three programs – MetroAccess, Call-a-Cab, and Call-a-Bus – offer direct, door-to-door transit services for seniors and people with disabilities. Seniors, disabled people, and Medicare card-holders are also offered reduced fares for city transportation services.

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