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 8 Memory Care facilities in Columbus 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.
3271 29th Avenue, Columbus, NE 68601
Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private
Cottonwood Place is located in a quiet residential neighborhood in the friendly town of Columbus, Nebraska. We are about four blocks north of Glur Park. In 2012 and 2014 we won the Best Assisted Living Facility in Columbus award and in 2013 we won the Certificate of Achievement for Exceptional...
600 Church St, Seward, NE 68434
Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private
Greene Place is located in the small town of Seward, Nebraska. Our community is nestled on the end of a street in a quiet residential neighborhood just 1/2 mile east of the Seward Country Club. We are less than two miles from Lied Senior Center which is a popular gathering place for programs,...
3010 N. Clarkson, Fremont, NE 68025
Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private
Pathfinder Place is located on the north end of Fremont, Nebraska, a town with a small town feel and the amenities of a big city. We are close enough to downtown for shopping trips, live entertainment, or exploring the riverfront in the Luther Hormel Memorial Park. Residents and visitors alike...
1313 Hackberry St, Wahoo, NE 68066
Studio, 1 Bed
Saunders House has been setting the standard of Assisted Living in Wahoo, Nebraska, since 1984. Just a 30-minute drive from Omaha, Lincoln, and Fremont, Saunders House offers residents a caring atmosphere, an active community, and a comfortable life. We would love for you to visit us with your...
1120 N First St, Norfolk, NE 68701
Madison House is the preferred Assisted Living community in Norfolk, Nebraska. Madison House offers residents a caring atmosphere, an active community, and a comfortable life. We would love for you to visit us with your family and loved ones and see for yourself! With Madison House's convenient...
500 Heartland Park Dr, Seward, NE 68434
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed
Our quaint community has almost 100 senior apartments and the entire community is located on one level, so you’ll have easy access to all of our amenities.Your home is your space. That’s why you have several floor plans to choose from. With a private bathroom, a kitchen and plenty of window...
Memory Care costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.
Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.
Memory care supports the unique needs of seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Memory care communities provide enhanced security, dementia therapies, and spaces designed to prevent wandering. Services in memory care facilities often include:
Memory care communities function in accordance with a memory-care specific living curriculum. This community conforms to particular Alzheimer’s-related health and safety guidelines. Structured activities are delivered by staff trained explicitly on providing aid for those with memory deficiencies. Basic services offered in memory care may include: medication management, social programs and activities, comfortable private or semi-private rooms, and exercise and physical therapy programs. Residents have the option to reside in single rooms or semi-private apartments. The annual median cost for a private room is around $92,345 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $84,041 . Nebraska has a number of stipulations associated with this kind of community. The Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, and Department of Licensure and Regulation governs this type of community.
Senior community price is determined by the city in which it is located. The rent burden for Columbus is about 14.7% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Columbus is around $131,877 and the median rent is around $817 per month a month.
In terms of education, 6.5% have a graduate degree, 21.9% have a college degree, and 30.3% have a high-school diploma. Columbus has a population density of 874 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Columbus consists of 23,123 people and in total the Columbus metro area has a population of 23,128. Demographically, Columbus is 0.5% Native American, 1.2% mixed race, 22.4% Hispanic, 2.7% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.4% black, 94.7% white, and 0.6% Asian. In Columbus, 8.5% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 49.1% are female and 50.9% are male. The median age of Columbus is 37 years old. In Columbus, 73.5% participate in the labor force, 10.2% have some form of disability, 7.6% do not have health insurance, and 9.1% live in poverty.
In terms of resources, Nebraska has a cost of living index of 93.3, a grocery index rating of 95.5, and a housing index rating of 80.9. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. In total, Nebraska has 93 general hospitals and 42 health centers that provide care for 1,941,032 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Columbus Community Hospital, Chi Health Nebraska Heat, and Methodist Hospital. Residents of Nebraska enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 27th in the United States. Overall, Nebraska ranks 9th out of all states in quality of life and 27th in healthcare.
The median age in the state is 37, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religious values, 39% of Nebraska’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 2,860 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-25%, 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 Nebraska there are 147 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 59% voted for the Republican candidate while 34% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of diversity, Nebraska ranks 26th in the nation.
Nebraska experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 74% in the month of December. On average, Nebraska has an air quality index rating of around 31.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 40.9 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Nebraska is around 72F. The average high summer temperature is around 92F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 49F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Nebraska drops to around 72F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 6F during the month of January. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Nebraska is around 2.10 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 5.31 inches. While residents of Nebraska mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Nebraska can include tornadoes, floods, and and earthquakes (high).
The state of Nebraska has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of wild rose, yellow (ponderosa) pine, yellow lady slipper, and goldenrod. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the peregrine falcons, the pronghorn sheep, the monarch, grey hairstreak, and orange sulfur butterflies, or the sandhill cranes. The state animal of Nebraska is the the white-tailed deer.
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