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 6 Memory Care facilities in Portsmouth 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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900 Pirate Drive, Wheelersburg, OH 45694
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Opened in 1997, River Bend House is the premier Assisted Living community in Wheelersburg, Ohio. Set among the schools of the local neighborhood, River Bend House offers residents a caring atmosphere, an active community, and a comfortable life. We would love for you to visit us with your family...
210 N Wilson Dr, West Union, OH 45693
Alpine House of West Union is a 80-bed, licensed residential care facility located on a serene 6-acre property. The facility offers some of the best assisted living amenities.We are licensed by the Ohio Department of Health, and certified by the Ohio Department of Aging. We accept ALF Medicaid...
142 University Drive, Chillicothe, OH 45601
National Church Residences of ChillicotheNational Church Residences of Chillicothe is an assisted living community nestled in the beautiful residential community of Chillicothe, Ohio. Our affordable, but high quality assisted living community encourages you to live a healthy, happy life....
100 Weatherholt Drive, Ona, WV 25545
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Paramount Senior Living at Cabell Midland promises to maintain its position as the premiere senior living facility in SW West Virginia. We are located just 35 miles from the the capital. We are built on a commitment to our residents and their families. We believe no two residents are alike, so...
251 Harry Sauner Rd., Hillsboro, OH 45133
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A great place to call home! At Enlivant, we honor the commitments we make to our residents and their families. Our goal is to enhance our resident's quality of life by providing a warm, caring environment that fosters independence, dignity and choice of each resident. Our residents are often...
Memory care provides intensive medical care to persons who have serious dementia and health conditions in a fully-staffed and monitored setting. A memory care community utilizes staff who have received annually trained in aiding individuals with Alzheimer’s, cognitive impairments, and memory care. Dementia living environments possess supervised areas to restrict roaming; a standard symptom of the disease. Structured activities are offered by caregivers educated explicitly on providing aid for persons with memory deficiencies. Residents in memory care require help with grooming, bathing, and eating. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $7,817 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $6,996 . Ohio maintains a number of provisions related to this type of community. The Ohio Department of Health certifies this type of community.
The community in which a care community is located can have a big influence on community price. Cost of living can be a major influence when choosing which destination works for your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Portsmouth is about 16.1% of the average person’s monthly income. The median home value in Portsmouth is about $72,657 and the median rent is about $596 per month a month.
In terms of education, 35.8% have a high-school diploma, 5.8% have a graduate degree, and 14.4% have a college degree. In Portsmouth, 8.5% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Portsmouth has a population density of 735 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Portsmouth is 89.6% white, 2.1% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.3% Asian, 0.5% Native American, 1.2% Hispanic, 5.9% black, and 0.5% other or not specified. Out of the total city population, 46.5% are male and 53.5% are female. The median age of Portsmouth is 37 years old. Out of the total population of Portsmouth, 47.9% participate in the labor force, 9.7% do not have health insurance, 9.3% consider themselves widows, and 35.1% live in poverty.
There are 200 hospitals and 341 health centers that service a population of 11,714,810. The three highest ranked hospitals in Ohio are Parma Community General Hospital, Miami Valley Hospital, and Mercy Health-st Rita’s Medical Center. The state of Ohio has a cost of living index of 92.8 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 98.7 and a housing index rating of 73.6. Ohio is ranked 39th in quality of life and 35th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Ohio ranks 44th in the nation.
In terms of diversity, Ohio ranks 42nd in the nation. Thirty-eight percent of Ohio residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 13,606 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-29%, Mainline Protestant-17%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. In Ohio there are 565 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 52% of Ohio residents voted Republican and 44% voted Democrat. In Ohio, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39.
On average, Ohio has an air quality index rating of around 37.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 49.9 AQI. Ohio experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 79% in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Ohio is around 71F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 90F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Ohio drops to around 29F. The average high winter temperature is around 49F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 14F in the month of January. The most precipitation occurs in January with an average of 9.65 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Ohio is around 3.31 inches. While residents of Ohio mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Ohio can include floods.
The state of Ohio has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of ash, pawpaw, pitch pine, and dogwoods. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern mole, the Virginia opossum, the cougar, or the American bison. The state animal of Ohio is the white-tailed deer.