Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Memory Care communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 5 Memory Care facilities in Wadena and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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112 Iverson Avenue, Ashby, MN 56309
The Ashby Living Center is an assisted living community conveniently located from the I-94, near Little Lake. Our campus is just minutes from a number of local restaurants and other services. We offer ample parking for residents and their guests. Our comfortable common areas feel like home...
1325 Pelican Ln, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
Pelican Landing is Detroit Lakes newest Senior living Community. Pelican Landing offers tenants the opportunity to age in a community where they can live safely and comfortably through our supportive services. We range in support through Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care.
308 1st Street SE, Little Falls, MN 56345
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Nouis Home at Pine Edge is premier Assisted Living home located in central Minnesota. Located in downtown Little Falls, the 'Pine Edge' is a licensed 42-bed Board & Care with Special Services facility that features both private and semi-private rooms. Three nutritious meals are served every day....
Memory care communities function in accordance with a memory-care specific living program. A memory care community conforms to specific dementia-related safety guidelines and security measures. Typically, residents in memory care need assistance with dressing, medications, and personal care . Seniors have the option to reside in shared apartments or private rooms. Memory care living environments maintain alarm systems to restrict roaming which is a standard symptom of Dementia. The annual median cost for a private room is around $132,448 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $120,914 . Minnesota maintains a number of provisions associated with this kind of community. The Minnesota Department of Health, Health Regulations Division, and Home Care and Assisted Living Program certifies this type of community.
The location where a care community is based can have a major influence on the price of care. The overall cost of living can be a major influence when selecting which community is best for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Wadena is around 14.7% of the average person’s monthly income. Wadena has a median home value of around $95,584 and the median cost of rent is around $599 per month per month.
Out of the total city population, 46.3% are male and 53.7% are female. The median age of Wadena is 37 years old. Racially, the population of Wadena is 1.4% Native American, 0.0% Asian, 1.6% mixed race, 2.2% Hispanic, 95.7% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.4% black, and 0.0% other or not specified. Out of the total population of Wadena, 11.5% are widowed, 20.4% have some form of disability, 20.2% live in poverty, and 61.7% participate in the labor force. Of the population of Wadena 36.6% have a high-school diploma, 8.1% have a college degree, and 2.1% have a graduate degree. In Wadena, 10.4% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Currently, the population of Wadena consists of 3,915 people and in total the Wadena metro area has a population of 4,075. Wadena has a population density of 291 people per square mile.
In terms of personal well-being, Minnesota ranks 10th in healthcare and 3rd in quality of life compared to other states. There are 140 hospitals and 61 health centers that service a population of 5,654,535. The three highest ranked hospitals in Minnesota are Mayo Clinic Hospital Rochester, Mayo Clinic Health System – Red Wing, and Alomere Health. Based on natural beauty, Minnesota ranks 3rd in the nation. In terms of resources, Minnesota has a cost of living index of 101.5, a grocery index rating of 106.7, and a housing index rating of 88.3. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.
Thirty-four percent of Minnesota residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 5,953 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-19%, Mainline Protestant-29%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Minnesota there are 170 masonic lodges. In Minnesota, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38. The state of Minnesota ranks 27th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 45% voted for the Republican candidate while 46% voted for the Democratic candidate.
During the summer, the average temperature in Minnesota is around 67F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 42F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 13F. The average high winter temperature is around 33F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -11F during the month of January. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 5.59 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Minnesota is around 2.37 inches. On average, Minnesota has an air quality index rating of around 34.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 42.7 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 70%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 80% in the month of December. While residents of Minnesota mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Minnesota can include floods and earthquakes (high).
The state of Minnesota has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of juniper, pin cherry, wine, red, and black spine, and hemlock. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the black bears, the American kestrel, the bald eagles, or the trumpeter swans. The state animal of Minnesota is the eastern timber wolf.
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