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Senior housing types near Memphis, TN

  • Foxbridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Foxbridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    2180 Mangum Rd, Memphis, TN 38134
    (47)
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    Located in the middle of Shelby County is Foxbridge Assisted Living and Memory Care community, a unique, quiet, gated, eight-acre campus featuring five residential cottages with twenty-four apartments each. Walking paths, gardens, pond, ducks and ducklings, geese and goslings, many kinds of birds...

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  • Carriage Court of Memphis

    Carriage Court of Memphis

    1645 West Massey Road, Memphis, TN 38120
    (39)
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    Carriage Court of Memphis is Community-Based Assisted Living at its finest, offering assistance as needed to suit individual lifestyles and personal requirements. Residents live in the comfort and security of a small, friendly, family-like setting with all the privacy they want, yet they may choose...

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  • Belmont Village Memphis

    Belmont Village Memphis

    6605 North Quail Hollow Road, Memphis, TN 38120
    (48)
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    Belmont Village of Memphis, Tennessee is located in the attractive Germantown residential area shaded by Crape Myrtle and Dogwood trees, not too far from the Mississippi River. Situated near shopping, restaurants, places of worship and outstanding medical facilities — not to mention everything...

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  • Pointe At Kirby Gate

    Pointe At Kirby Gate

    6480 Quince Road, Memphis, TN 38119
    (20)
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    Located right outside of Germantown, our community offers you a whole new world of friendship, gracious living, comfort and convenience in an ultimate location. Put them together and you have the perfect combination for an independent, rewarding and fulfilling retirement. We invite you to call and...

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  • Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day Care

    Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day Care

    3575 Hacks Cross Road, Memphis, TN 38125
    (12)
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    For assisted living in the Memphis community, Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day care offers a family oriented atmosphere for members and their families. This community is a short drive from Memphis, Germantown, Collierville and North Mississippi and is great for quick and easy visits. Apple Grove...

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  • Sycamore Place Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Sycamore Place Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    8722 Winchester Rd., Memphis, TN 38125
    (1)
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    At Sycamore Place, we keep the emotional needs and feelings of your loved one at the very center of what we do. Our Meaningful Moments® program incorporates past patterns and routines into the life of each resident to ensure the highest quality of life possible. This exclusive program is...

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  • Heritage at Irene Woods

    Heritage at Irene Woods

    4580 Forest Hill Irene Rd, Memphis, TN 38125
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    Heritage at Irene Woods was designed by nationally known real estate developer Edwards Rose & Sons and is the area’s most sought after option for a beautiful senior living choice. Heritage at Irene Woods offers independent living apartment homes, assisted living apartments and memory care...

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  • Legacy Assisted Living & Memory Care at Lenox

    6551 Knight Arnold Rd, Memphis, TN 38115
    (30)
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    Located in the heart of bustling Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, Legacy Assisted Living & Memory Care at Lenox Park is conveniently located to you and your family. We are easy to access and provide ample parking. Our central location makes it possible for active seniors to remain engaged with the...

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  • Riverdale Assisted Living

    6880 East Raines Road, Memphis, TN 38115
    (22)
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    Riverdale Assisted Living located in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee provides seniors with the opportunity to become a part of a caring community. This community offers residents and their guests much to do and see. Memphis is a busy city with plenty to do. Guests of our residents will enjoy...

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  • HarborChase of Germantown (Opening Summer 2020)

    HarborChase of Germantown (Opening Summer 2020)

    6300 Briarcrest Ave, Germantown, TN 38120
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    HarborChase of Germantown is a place where unrivaled hospitality and classic elegance converge in a timeless setting of peaceful tranquility. Here, you’ll find much more than amazing value in the award-winning cuisine, personalized housekeeping, exhilarating activities, generous amenities and...

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  • Quail Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Quail Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    2820 Kirby Whitten Parkway, Bartlett, TN 38134
    (12)
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    Quail Ridge is an assisted living community in the quaint city of Bartlett, Shelby County, Tennessee. Enjoy our community's courtyard and beautiful grounds. With close proximity to the city of Memphis, the town of Bartlett offers many exciting opportunities for residents and visiting family members....

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  • Shelby Gardens Place

    Shelby Gardens Place

    1535 Appling Care Lane, Cordova, TN 38018
    (67)
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    At Shelby Gardens Place, a pet friendly senior living community, we provide our residents thoughtful, compassionate assistance with their daily routine, while respecting their independence. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed nurse is...

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  • Brookdale Dogwood Creek

    Brookdale Dogwood Creek

    8199 Poplar Avenue, Germantown, TN 38138
    (29)
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    Do more of what you love Trade your to-do list for a bucket list.  Here at our community in Germantown, Tennesse, you can do just that with more time for what matters most— pursuing your passion for volunteering, rediscovering an old hobby like painting or focusing on personal wellness with fitness...

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  • The Gardens of Germantown

    The Gardens of Germantown

    3179 Professional Plaza Drive, Germantown, TN 38138
    (18)
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    If someone you love is experiencing memory loss, it can be a frightening time for your family. Our new Memory Care community, situated in the heart of Germantown,Tennessee, is devoted to Dementia and Alzheimer's care. The Gardens of Germantown offers three safe, secured options for your loved one....

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    700 Moores Crossing, Senatobia, MS 38668
    (4)
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    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia is located in Senatobia. Our facility offers assisted living. We also have access to specialists like podiatrists, dentists, optometrists, and psychologists. Our facility is rather large. Full range therapy is available to all residents but we work hard to...

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  • The Blake at Oxford

    The Blake at Oxford

    110 Ed Perry Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655
    (6)
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    Strategically located in the new Oxford Commons development in Oxford, Mississippi, The Blake at Oxford is a community for seniors unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel right at home. Assisted Living and...

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  • The Pinnacle of Oxford

    The Pinnacle of Oxford

    1488 Belk Boulevard, Oxford, MS 38655
    (10)
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    Hermitage Gardens of Oxford is a beautiful, 55-suite retirement community offering Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care. Step inside our doors and discover charming assisted living with a distinctive grace reminiscent of Oxford's celebrated history. Personal touches create a community rich in...

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  • Morningside of Jackson

    Morningside of Jackson

    1200 North Parkway, Jackson, TN 38305
    (8)
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    Located conveniently on North Parkway, Morningside of Jackson offers excellent service in a beautiful and inviting environment. We are dedicated to helping seniors and their families meet the challenges of life that come with aging. We offer a family atmosphere, place an emphasis on promoting...

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  • Elmcroft of Jackson

    Elmcroft of Jackson

    911 Old Humboldt Road, Jackson, TN 38305
    (12)
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    Lease in September and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your rent until 2022.*See our Sales Director for details. We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our...

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  • Country Cottage - Corinth

    Country Cottage - Corinth

    3002 N Polk St, Corinth, MS 38834
    (9)
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    Central to Country Cottages' mission is ~CareSteps~, the customized personal service program that provides just the right kind of help at the right time. Individualized services include: Nurse supervised, 24 hour staff attention ~CareSteps~ personal care plan Three homestyle meals daily Planned off...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Searcy

    Providence Assisted Living of Searcy

    3014 E Moore Ave, Searcy, AR 72143
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    We have 6 facilities in Mississippi and Arkansas. Providence properties are all designed to help residents retain a dignified and independent lifestyle in their golden years. We are dedicated to providing affordable assisted living facilities in a secure home-like environment by a staff of caring,...

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  • Providence Memory Care of Grenada

    Providence Memory Care of Grenada

    21 Rosemont Dr., Grenada, MS 38668
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    We have 6 facilities in Mississippi and Arkansas. Providence properties are all designed to help residents retain a dignified and independent lifestyle in their golden years. We are dedicated to providing affordable assisted living facilities in a secure home-like environment by a staff of caring,...

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  • Morningside of Paris

    Morningside of Paris

    350 Volunteer Drive, Paris, TN 38242
    (2)
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    Designated in the 'Top Ten Places to Retire' in 'Where to Retire' magazine, the heart of the resort and retirement area of Kentucky Lake is the home of Morningside of Paris. Your trusted community senior living resource since 1997, Morningside focuses on the whole person and offers excellent value....

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  • Elmcroft of Maumelle

    Elmcroft of Maumelle

    100 Bringler Drive, Maumelle, AR 72113
    (23)
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    Lease in September and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your rent until 2022.*See our Sales Director for details. We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our...

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  • The Pinnacle of Greenville

    The Pinnacle of Greenville

    1880 Fairground Rd, Greenville, MS 38703
    (3)
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    We provide our residents with lifestyles, housing, care and services in comfortable surroundings.

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  • Memory Care of Little Rock

    Memory Care of Little Rock

    2501 Aldersgate Rd, Little Rock, AR 72205
    (4)
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    At Memory Care of Little Rock, we are dedicated to the individualized, focused care of our Alzheimer's and dementia residents and their families. We provide care environments for those suffering from the numerous forms of memory loss by offering a uniquely designed Care Program for each individual....

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  • Parkway Village

    Parkway Village

    14300 Chenal Pkwy, Little Rock, AR 72211
    (8)
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    Parkway Village, located in bustling west Little Rock, is the only continuing care retirement community in central Arkansas. Founded by Baptist Health, Arkansas’ leading private healthcare system, we serve residents with home options, cultural and recreational activities, and wellness services for...

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  • Brookdale Chenal Heights

    Brookdale Chenal Heights

    1 Chenal Heights Drive, Little Rock, AR 72223
    (22)
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    It’s good to be home. If you are ready to go seize the day on your next adventure with your grandkids, but need a little bit of help, our Assisted Living community might be the right one for you. You’ll also have peace of mind knowing our staff is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to be...

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  • Avenir Memory Care at Little Rock

    Avenir Memory Care at Little Rock

    8401 Ranch Boulevard, Little Rock, AR 72223
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    Avenir Memory Care at Little Rock is the first independent, free-standing Memory Care Community in Little Rock. We offer proven expertise, individualized, enriching programming and innovative neighborhood design that elevate the quality of residents' lives. We view aging as a natural process, with...

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  • The Claiborne at Adelaide

    The Claiborne at Adelaide

    74 Claiborne Way, Starkville, MS 39759
    (14)
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    The Claiborne at Adelaide offers a perfect blend of living options in Starkville — including independent living cottages and apartments, assisted living and memory care — in a one-of-a-kind, master-planned retirement community.

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  • Brookdale Shoals

    Brookdale Shoals

    2904 South Wilson Dam Road, Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
    (10)
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    If you’re ready to enjoy life and leave the housekeeping, laundry and daily chores to someone else, then our community in Muscle Shoals, Ala., is the place to be. We offer assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care while providing abundant services, conveniences and amenities. And there’s...

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  • Magnolia Place

    Magnolia Place

    811 W Main St, Waverly, TN 37185
    (1)
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    Welcome to beautiful Waverly Tennessee, a quaint little town full of wonderful people and beautiful scenery, and the home of Magnolia Place Assisted Living. This warm and homey community was opened in 2003 by Mrs. Ruby James has served the community as a County Commissioner for two terms and she...

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  • The Manor Senior Living Community of Benton

    The Manor Senior Living Community of Benton

    4727 Boone Rd, Bryant, AR 72022
    (6)
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    At The Manor Senior Living Community, our seniors continue living their lives to the fullest, while experiencing a true sense of belonging. With a dedicated and caring staff, our goal is to provide our valued residents, and their families, relief from the stresses of everyday life, and give them...

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  • Morningside of Paducah

    Morningside of Paducah

    1700 Elmdale Road, Paducah, KY 42003
    (3)
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    Located in the Lone Oak area of Paducah, Morningside of Paducah offers assisted living services in a gracious home-like setting.  In addition to a variety of apartment styles in assisted living, we offer secure memory support services in apartments specifically built with the needs of our...

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  • Gaither Suites At West Park Assisted Living & Personal Care Home

    Gaither Suites At West Park Assisted Living & Personal Care Home

    4960 Village Square Dr, Paducah, KY 42001
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    Gaither Suites at West Park is the only residential care home that offers both state license personal care and certified assisted living in Paducah KY. Single-story residential setting Private full baths and kitchenettes All utilities, including basic cable TV Delicious meals served in the elegant...

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  • Country Cottage - Lawrenceburg

    Country Cottage - Lawrenceburg

    469 Weakley Creek Rd, Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
    (4)
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    Because home is so important to all of us, the Cottage not only has wonderful cozy common areas where new and old friends can enjoy being together, but it offers different sizes and styles of room, and service programs tailored to perfectly suit the needs of each resident. Whether your loved one...

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  • Limestone Lodge

    Limestone Lodge

    1532 W Hobbs St, Athens, AL 35611
    (22)
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    At Limestone Lodge, we provide a combination of traditional assisted living and specialty care assisted living for individuals in the beginning stages of memory loss and those with end stages of Alzheimer's disease. Our home-like environment allows residents with similar challenges and needs to live...

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  • Arcadia Senior Living Clarksville

    Arcadia Senior Living Clarksville

    175 Chesapeake Ln, Clarksville, TN 37040
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    Arcadia is a new approach to senior living. It’s about enjoying life and connecting with people. Arcadia Senior Living is designed for seniors who want to live maintenance free in an apartment home with access to restaurant style meals, recreational, social and educational activities, laundry...

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  • Atrium at Serenity Pointe

    Atrium at Serenity Pointe

    2803 Albert Pike Road, Hot Springs, AR 71913
    (16)
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    Enjoy Stunning Views and Landscapes from the Peninsula on Lake Hamilton! The Atrium at Serenity Pointe is a beautiful senior living provider located in Hot Springs, AR, offering unparalleled views from the peninsula on beautiful Lake Hamilton. The Atrium at Serenity Pointe offers the perfect mix of...

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  • Walking Horse Meadows

    Walking Horse Meadows

    207 Uffelman Drive, Clarksville, TN 37043
    (9)
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    Walking Horse Meadows is a charming senior living community located in Clarksville, a bustling town in the middle of the state, 40 miles northwest of Nashville. We offer assisted living and memory / Alzheimer's care. Step inside our doors, and discover fine southern living, where excellent care...

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  • Brookdale Clarksville

    Brookdale Clarksville

    2183 Memorial Drive, Clarksville, TN 37043
    (5)
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    Specialized Memory Care from the Industry Leader You’ve finally found a reliable partner in memory care. We’ve been providing industry-leading care for over 25 years, and we’ve never stopped perfecting our care programs. Today we offer a warm, predictable environment where seniors living with...

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  • Cedarhurst of Farmington (Opening Summer 2020)

    Cedarhurst of Farmington (Opening Summer 2020)

    200 Maple Valley Dr., Farmington, MO 63640
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    Cedarhurst of Farmington is set to open in 2020 offering seniors and their families assisted living options, to include memory care. The community features amenities to address each individual's care needs as well as social opportunities.

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  • Jubilee House on Warfield NOW OPEN

    Jubilee House on Warfield NOW OPEN

    475 Bellamy Lane, Clarksville, TN 37043
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    At Jubilee House on Warfield, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Clarksville area. Residents have many opportunities to...

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  • HarborChase of Jasper

    HarborChase of Jasper

    2100 Viking Dr, Jasper, AL 35501
    (5)
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    Jasper is located in the Northwest part of Alabama. It is a community with beautiful nature, and a rich historical heritage. Here you'll find the home you've been looking for...HarborChase of Jasper Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community. Our community is unique in that we...

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  • The Terrace at Priceville

    The Terrace at Priceville

    200 Terrace Lane, Decatur, AL 35603
    (6)
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    Welcome to The Terrace at Priceville Senior Living, Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care in Priceville, Alabama Welcome to The Terrace at Priceville! Our beautiful senior living retirement community offers Independent Living for active seniors, Assisted Living with the levels of care, and...

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  • The Lodge at Natchez Trace

    The Lodge at Natchez Trace

    8207 Highway 100, Nashville, TN 37221
    (15)
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    The Lodge at Natchez Trace is an assisted living community nestled in a small and private neighborhood in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee. Our location is both easily accessible and surrounded by beautiful parks and greenery, providing the comfort and peace of country living. The Lodge is...

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  • Clarendale at Bellevue Place

    Clarendale at Bellevue Place

    7632 Highway 70 South, Nashville, TN 37221
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    Clarendale at Bellevue Place is managed by Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company. Life Care Services ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the J.D. Power 2019 Senior Living Study and achieved the highest score in all seven study factors: resident services and activities; community staff; food...

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  • Somerby Franklin

    Somerby Franklin

    870 Oak Meadow Drive, Franklin, TN 37064
    (11)
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    Close to the glitz and glamour of Nashville, Somerby Franklin is tucked away in idyllic Franklin. This quaint, historic town is a cozy and convenient place to settle and is frequently ranked as one of the best places to retire in the U.S. Somerby Franklin simply sparkles with the best of what...

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  • Vantage Pointe Village

    Vantage Pointe Village

    2035 Vantage Pointe Rd, Ashland City, TN 37015
    (13)
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    Vantage Pointe Village in Ashland City is located in Cheatham County, Tennessee. We are tucked away along the pristine Cumberland River. It's peaceful flow is known for miles and miles as one of the most beautiful rivers in the nation. Outdoor recreation and scenic viewing in Ashland are considered...

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  • The Village at Bellevue

    The Village at Bellevue

    8118-B Sawyer Brown Rd, Nashville, TN 37221
    (23)
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    Putting More Life Into Senior Living At The Village at Bellevue you don’t have to give up on your best senior living life. It’s waiting for you here, where you can trade the stress and isolation that often comes from living life at home for a community full of activity, leisure, and great care. We...

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Memory Care in Memphis, TN

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 of memory care in Memphis is about $4,850 in the city proper, and $4,662 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost for memory care in the state of Tennessee is around $4,400.

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

Cost of Living in Memphis, TN

The cost of living in Memphis is rated 16 points lower than the national average of 100. The city also has a below average grocery index rating and an extremely affordable median rent, making it a great option for senior living in Tennessee.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax Sales tax
84 90 $925 20.1% $94,126 $38,230 no estate tax or inheritance tax 7.0%

Local Hospitals

There are at least ten general hospitals that service the city's emergency needs. Three of the top-rated hospitals in Memphis are:

Weather and Climate

Memphis has a humid subtropical type of climate. This means that the summers tend to be hot and humid while the winters tend to be mild and rainy. On average, the humidity level for Memphis is roughly 68%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of July at about 71%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
83°F 93°F (July) 71°F (July) 45°F 57°F (February) 32°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
48 (Good) 68 during June (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 and Inclement Weather

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall Inclement weather
5” 6” (April) 3” earthquakes (moderate), tornadoes, and floods

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election Results for Shelby County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
61.95% 34.48% 3.57%

Population Statistics

Population metro Population city proper Population density Population trend
1,068,873 652,236 793 people per square mile Growing at a rate of -0.14%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
34 24% 10% 5% 3%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
30% 26% 10%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American White Two or more Other or Not Specified
1.6% 63.9% 7% 0.2%% 29.2% 1.6% 3.4%

Religious Denominations

Judaism Eastern religion Islam Nonbelievers, agnostic, or atheist Catholicism Baptist Other Christian faith
0.9% 0.7% 0.5% 36.3% 26% 7% 13%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
54,504 64 20

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
10% 64% 14% 27% 6% 7%

Memphis is considered moderately unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community may face discrimination based on their gender or sexual preference by members of the general public. However, this varies from neighborhood to neighborhood, with some areas being very friendly and others potentially hostile.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Memphis is considered one of the greatest cities in America for music and beauty. Memphis has Beale Street, the birthplace of the American Blues Scene, is home to Sun Records, and is considered the birthplace of honky tonk, twang, and rockabilly. Sun was the first label to record Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash.

If you love outdoors, The Memphis Botanic Garden is a 96-acre botanical garden where guests can take a stroll through 28 different. There are 35 major trails for hiking in Memphis as well, not only through public farmland but through state parks like T.O. Fuller State Park and Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park.

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