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 2 Memory Care facilities in Brookings 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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98059 Gerlach Way, Brookings, OR 97415
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Home is not about a remarkable place but rather remarkable people. Here at Sea View Senior Living, you'll find a place that's remarkable in every way, one that you'll find easy to call home. Near the Pacific Ocean, in the beautiful Southern Oregon Coast town of Brookings-Harbor, Sea View Senior...
1445 Parkway Dr, Crescent City, CA 95531
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It only takes one look at Addie Meedom House's beautifully landscaped courtyards, spacious apartments and elegant decor to know this is a great place to call home. Our goal is to meet each resident's individual needs while maintaining the highest level of choice, dignity, privacy and respect....
Memory care services offer aid to people with Alzheimer’s disease and various other types of memory problems. This community type conforms to specific dementia-related safety guidelines and security measures. Memory care offers 24-hour monitored care with meals, health management, and social opportunities for occupants. Residents in memory care need help with medications, personal care , and eating. Basic services offered in memory care may include: comfortable private or semi-private rooms, exercise and physical therapy programs, housekeeping and laundry service, and daily meals. The annual median cost for a private room is around $124,100 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $114,610 . The state of Oregon has specific statutes associated with this type of community. The Oregon Department of Human Services and Office of Licensing and Regulatory Oversight licenses this type of community.
The neighborhood where a senior care community is located could have a large impact on the cost of care. The total cost of living can be a big influence in deciding which community works for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Brookings is about 24.8% of the average person’s monthly income. Brookings has a median home value of around $271,754 and the median cost of rent is about $1,212 per month.
Out of the total city population, 53.6% are female and 46.4% are male. The median age of Brookings is 49 years old. Racially, the population of Brookings is 1.6% Native American, 7.0% mixed race, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.8% Asian, 89.1% white, 0.5% other or not specified, 7.9% Hispanic, and 0.9% black. Brookings has a population density of 599 people per square mile. In Brookings, 11.9% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Brookings, 17.9% have some form of disability, 5.4% do not have health insurance, 48.8% participate in the labor force, and 7.9% consider themselves widows. In terms of education, 29.3% have a high-school diploma, 24.8% have a college degree, and 9.4% have a graduate degree.
Out of a national average of 100, Oregon has a cost of living index rating of 131, a grocery index rating of 110, and a housing index rating of 182. Based on natural beauty, Oregon ranks 30th in the nation. Overall, Oregon ranks 27th in quality of life and 17th in healthcare compared to other US states. In total, Oregon has 64 general hospitals and 163 health centers that provide care for 4,235,303 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Asante Three Rivers Medical Center, Otsu Hospital And Clinics, and Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.
In Oregon, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In terms of diversity, Oregon ranks 28th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Oregon residents voted Republican and 50% voted Democrat. In Oregon, 29% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 4,026 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Oregon there are 120 masonic lodges.
The average humidity across the state is 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 88% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Oregon is 35.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 75.0 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.10 inches. On average, the state receives 3.06 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 35F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 37F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 57F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 11F during the month of December. While residents of Oregon mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Oregon can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), floods, and tornadoes.
The state of Oregon has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of rose flower, lemon balm, pretty face, and pinto violet. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the franklin’s bumble bee,, the Oregon giant earthworm, the bard’s shrew, or the common garter snake. The state animal of Oregon is the the beaver.