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  • Oakwood

    Oakwood

    2305 Lingleville Hwy., Stephenville, TX 76401
    (10)
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    Established in a serene residential neighborhood with a manicured background and a warm feel, Oakwood Assisted Living & Memory Care in Stephenville, Erath County, Texas is designed to bring feelings of a happy home. Stephenville is among the best small town communities that you can spend your senior...

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  • Good Tree

    Good Tree

    2010 Good Tree St, Stephenville, TX 76401
    (7)
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    Enjoy a great life at Good Tree, where residents are encouraged to branch out with the myriad recreational and social opportunities offered at our Independent Living and Assisted Living community in Stephenville, Texas. Memories at Good Tree, our neighboring community, provides Memory Care services...

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  • Bridgewater Memory Care

    Bridgewater Memory Care

    900 Autumn Ridge Drive, Granbury, TX 76048
    (2)
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    The Arbor House of Granbury’s memory care philosophy is based on the belief that every resident is entitled to the highest quality of life through wellness services that work to promote independence, healthful lifestyles, dignity, and a sense of security. The right of each resident to determine...

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  • Courtyards at Lake Granbury

    Courtyards at Lake Granbury

    801 Calinco Drive, Granbury, TX 76048
    (12)
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    Make a splash at Courtyards at Lake Granbury, offering Assisted Living and Memory Care services in Granbury, Texas. Our residents enjoy a warm community where making new friends is the norm and receiving quality care from our experienced staff is expected. Each of our apartments presents the perfect...

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  • Waterview The Cove Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Waterview The Cove Assisted Living & Memory Care

    101 Watermark Blvd, Granbury, TX 76048
    (16)
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    Waterview is Granbury's newest and most elegant option for full-service senior retirement living on the lake. Granbury Independent living at The Point offers active seniors the chance to live their retirement years to the fullest, while eliminating the hassles and often unanticipated expenses of...

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  • Santa Fe Trails

    Santa Fe Trails

    402 S Colonial Dr, Cleburne, TX 76033
    (17)
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    Saddle up and get ready to experience a warm community filled with welcoming residents and staff at Santa Fe Trails, offering Assisted Living and Memory Care services in Cleburne, Texas. Our resort-like community is located in the heart of Cleburne and puts residents just moments away from great...

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  • Heartis Cleburne

    Heartis Cleburne

    902 Walter P. Holliday Dr, Cleburne, TX 76033
    (11)
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    Heartis Cleburne Heartis Cleburne is an assisted living community located in Cleburne, Texas, in Johnson County and home to about 29,000 people. Cleburne is a small and fun city with park-like settings and a host of activities where residents can go on group outings at Cleburne State Park or to the...

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  • Clear Fork Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Clear Fork Assisted Living and Memory Care

    178 Crown Pointe, Willow Park, TX 76087
    (4)
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    We believe that every senior deserves to be treated with dignity and respect. That life should be robust, active and focused on the future at all times. We remain deeply passionate about creating warm, joyous and caring environments for the seniors in our care and delivering unparalleled care-giving...

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  • Martin Crest

    Martin Crest

    1818 Martin Drive, Weatherford, TX 76086
    (9)
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    Get a taste of the sweet life at Martin Crest, where a full calendar of activities and social programs, in addition to apartments with thoughtful amenities, offers an enriching lifestyle for seniors. Our community provides Assisted Living and Memory Care in Weatherford, Texas, in a relaxed...

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  • Elk Creek Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Elk Creek Assisted Living & Memory Care

    301 Elk Drive, Burleson, TX 76028
    (8)
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    Elk Creek Senior Living Community is a senior care community offering assisted living and memory care living located in Burleson, Texas. Elk Creek is in proximity to excellent medical services, shopping and restaurants which makes it the perfect location for seniors who want to maintain a connection...

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  • Mustang Creek Estates Burleson

    Mustang Creek Estates Burleson

    1155 NW John Jones, Burleson, TX 76028
    (27)
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    Mustang Creek Estates is a new concept in Assisted Living! We are a residential style assisted living neighborhood designed entirely for seniors. Our neighborhood consists of 6 unique houses with 14 to 16 residents per house and two of our houses specialize in Memory Care. At Mustang Creek Estates,...

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  • The Delaney at Lake Waco

    The Delaney at Lake Waco

    2121 W Highway 6, Waco, TX 76710
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Delaney at Lake Waco is managed by 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;...

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  • The Auberge at Benbrook Lake - A Memory Care Community

    The Auberge at Benbrook Lake - A Memory Care Community

    7001 Bryant Irvin Road, Fort Worth, TX 76132
    (14)
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    At The Auberge at Benbrook Lake - A Memory Care Community, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. We offer free wi-fi. Dining includes restaurant-style dining, private dining rooms...

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  • Brookdale Lake Brazos

    Brookdale Lake Brazos

    3801 Martin Luther King Boulevard, Waco, TX 76708
    (28)
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    Create your cozy sanctuary in a spacious, private apartment and engage with friends and neighbors in our charming, home-like environment. Our assisted living community, which provides both assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, is nestled on 11 wooded acres on the banks of the Brazos...

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  • Bethesda Gardens Fort Worth

    Bethesda Gardens Fort Worth

    5417 Altamesa Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76123
    (31)
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    Bethesda Gardens is a faith-based nonprofit organization. Across all our communities, faith is a cornerstone of how we operate, which means everything we do is in service of our residents. It is a uniquely-designed, beautifully landscaped, assisted living and memory care community. Located in south...

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  • Heartis Waco

    Heartis Waco

    5317 Speegleville Road, Waco, TX 76712
    (8)
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    At HEARTIS Waco we offer high quality assisted living and memory care services in the thriving city of Waco, Texas. Boasting southern charm and all the personality and character of Texas, Waco is a great place for people of all ages to call home. Home to Baylor University, several parks, lakes and...

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  • Autumn Leaves of Cityview

    Autumn Leaves of Cityview

    7100 Dutch Branch Road, Fort Worth, TX 76132
    (36)
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    Family-owned and —operated Autumn Leaves of Cityview in Fort Worth, Texas is proud to provide exceptional assisted living memory care that truly makes a difference in our resident's lives. Our exclusive focus is on providing the best, research-based assisted living memory care for people with...

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  • Living Springs Village

    Living Springs Village

    8601 Old McGregor Rd, Waco, TX 76712
    (2)
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    Living Springs Village offers elders the finest residential style assisted living in a uniquely designed home limited to 16 residents. In contrast to larger, skilled nursing homes and institutional style facilities, we provide increased staffing, better facilities and a higher standard of care to...

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  • Sunrise of Fort Worth

    Sunrise of Fort Worth

    6151 Bryant Irvin, Fort Worth, TX 76132
    (49)
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    Step into Sunrise Assisted Living of Fort Worth, and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of suites to our exceptional outdoor gardens and landscaping....

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  • Heritage Place Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Heritage Place Assisted Living & Memory Care

    621 Old Highway 1187, Burleson, TX 76028
    (35)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome Home to Heritage Place Assisted Living & Memory Care! A beautiful new community that opened in August 2014, we offer 82 private apartments & 30 private/semi-private rooms in Burleson's first Memory Care. Conveniently located near I-35W and less than a mile from Huguley Hospital, our...

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  • The Vantage at Cityview

    The Vantage at Cityview

    6251 Overton Ridge Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76132
    (65)
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    The Vantage at Cityview provides the highest quality of geriatric care, assisted and independent living in the Fort Worth, Texas area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized...

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  • Arbor House of Waco

    Arbor House of Waco

    2418 Marketplace, Waco, TX 76711
    (18)
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    Life In Motion At Arbor House, we believe that Life can have new meaning and it doesn't stop as we age - we stay In Motion. A balanced engagement program gives breath to this New Life in Motion by ensuring that Arbor House offers just what every person needs and wants to continue to enjoy and...

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  • Mirabella Living & Memory Care

    Mirabella Living & Memory Care

    4242 Bryant Irvin Road, Fort Worth, TX 76109
    (65)
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    Welcome to Mirabella Assisted Living, a unique community which boasts of large floorplans, compassionate staff, gorgeous interiors, customizable care, and affordable rates! Be sure to look at our photo gallery to experience the beauty of Mirabella. Our vision entails a perfect balance of class and...

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  • The Courtyards at River Park

    The Courtyards at River Park

    3201 River Park Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76116
    (69)
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    Listening. Serving. Caring. These things matter to you, and to us. At The Courtyards, we offer more than just a place to live in a beautiful neighborhood nestled along the banks of the Trinity River. We offer a lifestyle full of experiences and opportunities with just the right amount of assistance...

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  • Colonial Gardens - Fort Worth

    Colonial Gardens - Fort Worth

    6939 River Park Circ, Fort Worth, TX 76116
    (125)
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    * Certified Alzheimer's Facility for 20 YEARS! * All-Inclusive Rate ~NO Added Level of Care Fees * SAME Executive Director & Admin Staff for 5+ Years * "Best in Senior Living" Award 4 Years Running * Person-Centered Care in Small, Home-Like Setting Colonial Garden's two small cottages were uniquely...

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  • The Ridglea Assisted Living & Memory Care

    The Ridglea Assisted Living & Memory Care

    4109 Westridge Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76116
    (4)
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    Welcome to The Ridglea, a Community for Senior Living The Ridglea is an exceptional senior living community offering first-class assisted living and memory care in the heart of Fort Worth’s desirable Ridglea Hills. Our community features carefully curated globally-inspired decor, well-appointed...

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  • Brookdale Tanglewood Oaks

    Brookdale Tanglewood Oaks

    2698 South Hulen Street, Fort Worth, TX 76109
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    Our enclosed community, which provides assisted living and memory care, sits on five acres on the near west side of Fort Worth, Texas. We have an ideal location near the cultural district, Fort Worth's zoo, several museums, Trinity Park and the Colonial Country Club. As an assisted living resident,...

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  • Brookdale Westover Hills

    Brookdale Westover Hills

    6201 Plaza Parkway, Fort Worth, TX 76116
    (35)
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    When you join our community, in Fort Worth, Texas, you can enjoy socializing, dining with friends, group outings, and spending time doing the things you love most. And when you need a bit of a helping hand, we’re here to provide it. Should your needs change over time, and you require memory care,...

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  • The Westmore Senior Living

    The Westmore Senior Living

    25 Leonard Trail, Westworth Village, TX 76114
    (36)
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    Westmore Senior Living is an assisted living community located in Fort Worth, Texas, which is in Denton, Parker, Wise and Tarrant counties and home to just over 812,000 people. Fort Worth is a growing city with a host of activities including great shopping, top sporting events, museums, fun outdoor...

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  • Cedar Bluff Assisted Living

    Cedar Bluff Assisted Living

    354 Matlock Rd, Mansfield, TX 76063
    (31)
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    Cedar Bluff Assisted Living is an assisted living community providing care for seniors who are looking to live in the great location of Mansfield, TX. Those who choose the city of Mansfield as their home will love all that it has to offer, and their visitors will enjoy going out to see the historic...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - 7204 Hwy 287

    Avalon Memory Care - 7204 Hwy 287

    7204 Hwy 287 S, Arlington, TX 76001
    (25)
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    Avalon Memory Care - 7204 Hwy 287 is an Alzheimer's memory care community located in the city of Arlington in the county of Tarrant in a suburb of Dallas. Living in a suburb of Dallas, seniors have remarkable access to activities, shopping, culture, dining, recreation, and services. The city is...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - 7140

    Avalon Memory Care - 7140

    7140 Hwy 287 S, Arlington, TX 76001
    (15)
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    If you are a resident of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, Arlington, Tarrant County, Texas, then you may need to be aware of the services that Avalon Memory Care can provide for you or a loved one. Located in various locations throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area and in Austin, this...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - 7200 Hwy 287

    Avalon Memory Care - 7200 Hwy 287

    7200 Hwy 287 S, Arlington, TX 76001
    (38)
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    Avalon Memory Care - 7200 Hwy 287 is an Alzheimer's memory care community located in Arlington, Texas in Tarrant county. Senior residents of Avalon Memory Care that enjoy playing golf are in luck. The Tierra Verde Golf Course is only roughly one block away, and due to the beautiful Texas weather, is...

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  • Isle at Watercrest - Mansfield

    Isle at Watercrest - Mansfield

    200 East Debbie Lane, Mansfield, TX 76063
    (52)
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    Glorious sunny apartments, customized levels of care, at-your-service amenities, a way of life designed for your pleasure... Once you experience the resort lifestyle of Isle at Watercrest-Mansfield, TX, you'll never want to leave. And you won't have to, even if your health care needs change. Since...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Fort Worth

    Avalon Memory Care - Fort Worth

    4551 Boat Club Road, Fort Worth, TX 76135
    (28)
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    At AVALON, we set ourselves apart from other residences with the level of care and compassion we show to our residents. Our care is unique in that we treat our residents as people with individual needs rather than grouping them as 'those with dementia.' After all, a lack of cognitive ability doesn't...

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  • Walnut Creek

    Walnut Creek

    2281 Country Club Dr, Mansfield, TX 76063
    (34)
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    Live the country club life at Walnut Creek, where top-notch amenities and convenient services blend under one roof for an enriching experience. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Mansfield, Texas, offers a relaxed atmosphere of warmth and caring that promotes companionship among...

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  • Midtowne Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Midtowne Assisted Living and Memory Care

    910 South 9th Street, Midlothian, TX 76065
    (18)
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    Midtowne Assisted Living and Memory Care is located in the thriving city of Midlothian, Ellis County, Texas. Our assisted living community is located in the charming town, directly across from the high school. Midlothian is a beautiful place to live, and a wonderful place to invite friends and...

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  • Atria Lake Arlington

    Atria Lake Arlington

    2500 Woodside Dr, Arlington, TX 76016
    (59)
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    Atria Lake Arlington is located on 16 beautiful, wooded acres in Arlington, Texas. Our community provides exceptional care to seniors, offering independent living, assisted living and memory care services. We are just a short drive from Lake Arlington and Veterans Park, both of which are popular...

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  • Meadowbrook Memory Care

    Meadowbrook Memory Care

    2300 Little Road, Arlington, TX 76016
    (37)
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    Meadowbrook a Koelsch Senior Community, is exclusively designed for residents with Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia. Selecting a home for your loved one with memory loss is one the most important decisions you and your family will ever make. At Meadowbrook we form a supportive...

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  • Christian Care Senior Living Community - Fort Worth

    Christian Care Senior Living Community - Fort Worth

    5100 Randol Mill Road, Fort Worth, TX 76112
    (27)
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    Christian Care, in Fort Worth, Texas is a member of the Christian Care Senior Living Communities family, serving seniors in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. We are a faith-based, not-for-profit provider with a 70 year history of serving seniors with incredibly compassionate care. Located in east Fort...

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  • Oxford Glen Memory Care Grand Prairie

    Oxford Glen Memory Care Grand Prairie

    2424 N. Grand Peninsula Drive, Grand Prairie, TX 75054
    (27)
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    Oxford Glen Memory Care is located in Grand Prairie, Texas, just off of Joe Pool Lake. At Oxford Glen, we do more than care for your loved one. We care about them. By working with families to create individualized profiles of life before Alzheimer's disease, we create a lifestyle experience that is...

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  • Revere Court of Arlington

    Revere Court of Arlington

    514 Central Park Dr, Arlington, TX 76014
    (27)
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    “At Revere Court of Arlington, Texas, memory care is all we do. Our exclusive focus is on providing the best, research-based assisted living memory care for people with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia. Every employee at Revere Court is trained in memory care, because caring for those with...

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  • Riverside Inn at Fossil Creek

    Riverside Inn at Fossil Creek

    6621 North Riverside Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76137
    (16)
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    Riverside Inn at Fossil Creek Memory Care Community is a Koelsch Senior Community, exclusively designed for residents with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Selecting a home for your loved one with memory loss is one the most important decisions you and your family will ever make. At...

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  • The Village at Silver Sage

    The Village at Silver Sage

    4501 Silver Sage Drive, Haltom City, TX 76137
    (31)
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    At The Village at Silver Sage, you can trust that your loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia is in good hands. Our family-owned and operated assisted living memory care community in Fort Worth, Texas focuses exclusively on memory care, providing care that's based on the most up-to-date research,...

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  • Brookdale Pecan Park

    Brookdale Pecan Park

    915 North Fielder Road, Arlington, TX 76012
    (28)
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    No day is the same in our community and the residents like it that way. As an assisted living community that also provides Alzheimer’s and dementia care for seniors, we believe sustaining social relationships and friendships is vital to aging well and living well. Our vibrant community enjoys a...

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  • Brookdale Richland Hills (MC)

    Brookdale Richland Hills (MC)

    7520 B Glenview Drive, Richland Hills, TX 76180
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    For those with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia, our community, located in Richland Hills, Texas, between Dallas and Ft. Worth, offers a safe, nurturing environment and exceptional memory care to help your loved one preserve their sense of self. Our purpose-built community makes life...

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  • The Waterford on Cooper

    The Waterford on Cooper

    1860 N Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76011
    (47)
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    Waterford on Cooper is a single story community tucked away on a tree filled lot in an established neighborhood, across from Rolling Hills Country Club. Our residents enjoy visiting on the front porch watching hummingbirds, butterflies and the golfers chase their little white balls. We are...

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  • Buffalo Creek

    Buffalo Creek

    1329 Brown St, Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (11)
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    Step up to a new level of life at Buffalo Creek, an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Waxahachie, Texas, that offers country-style living with the conveniences of a big city. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally,...

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  • Legend at Fort Worth

    Legend at Fort Worth

    8600 N Riverside Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76244
    (21)
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    Legend is an assisted living and memory care residence committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We remain dedicated to those who entrust their housing and...

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  • Crescent Place

    Crescent Place

    225 W Pleasant Run Rd, Cedar Hill, TX 75104
    (33)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Discover the warmth and exceptional services at Crescent Place, offering Assisted Living and Memory Care services in Cedar Hill, Texas. Residents will experience the customary Texas welcome and generosity in all aspects of their new home, from the spacious and generous amenities of the apartments to...

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Hico, Texas

Memory Care

Memory care facilities function in accordance with a memory-care specific care curriculum. Care providers must undergo dementia-specific training and a staff member must be available for assistance around-the-clock. Basic services offered in memory care may include: daily meals, social programs and activities, 24-hour staffing and personal assistance, and comfortable private or semi-private rooms. Residents in memory care require aid with eating, dressing, and bathing. Memory care provides 24-hour monitored care with meals, recreational opportunities, and health management for occupants. The annual median cost for a private room is around $77,015 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $58,400 . Texas has a number of provisions associated with this kind of facility. The The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) licenses several types of assisted living facilities certifies this facility type.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a facility is based will have a big influence on facility price. Cost of living can be a major influence in selecting which community is best for your loved one's needs. The median home value in Hico is around $83,337 and the median cost for rent is $640 a month. The rent burden for Hico is about 20.9% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Currently, the population of Hico consists of 1,385 people. Hico has a population density of 296 people per square mile. In Hico, 9.3% are widowed, 14.2% live in poverty, 19.5% have some form of disability, and 20.4% do not have health insurance. Of the population of Hico 42.9% have a high-school diploma, 6.1% have a graduate degree, and 14.3% have a college degree. Racially, the population of Hico is 1.0% Native American, 2.8% other or not specified, 2.2% mixed race, 0.3% Asian, 1.1% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 92.6% white, and 15.5% Hispanic. Based on gender, 50.9% are female and 49.1% are male. The median age of Hico is 37 years old. In Hico, 5.7% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces.

State Information

An overview of Texas

In terms of personal well-being, Texas ranks 37th in healthcare and 38th in quality of life compared to other states. Based on natural beauty, Texas ranks 40th in the nation. In terms of resources, Texas has a cost of living index of 91.3, a grocery index rating of 88.9, and a housing index rating of 85.3. 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. There are 468 hospitals and 501 health centers that service a population of 28,701,845. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 52% of Texas residents voted Republican and 43% voted Democrat. In terms of religion, 42% of Texas residents attend religious services among the 27,848 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Texas there are 1,292 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 35, and 24% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Texas ranks 2nd in the nation.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Texas is 36.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 51.4 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Texas is around 65%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of February. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 7.44 inches. On average, the state receives 31.68 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82°F. The average high summer temperature is around 102°F in the month of June. The average low summer temperature is around 56°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 48°F. The average high winter temperature is around 75°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 16°F during the month of January. While residents of Texas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Texas can include tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Texas

The state of Texas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of post oak, whitebrush, catclaw, and mesquite. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the rodents, the dolphins, the rattlesnake, or the whales. Some of the plants species native to the Texas region include perennial bunchgrasses, live oak, and mesquite. The state animal of Texas is the nine-banded armadillo.