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 1 Memory Care facilities in Pampa 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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Memory Care near Pampa, Texas
812 W. 25th Avenue, Pampa, TX 79065
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At Meredith Place, our senior living community in Pampa, we provide thoughtful, compassionate care in a warm, lively senior living community. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical...
Memory care communities function in accordance with a dementia specific care curriculum. This community employs staff members who have received trained annually in helping seniors with dementia, memory care, and Alzheimer’s. Typically, residents in memory care require assistance with dressing, personal care , and eating. Memory care provides 24-hour monitored care with recreational opportunities, meals, and health management for occupants. Basic services offered in memory care may include: social programs and activities, 24-hour staffing and personal assistance, medication management, and housekeeping and laundry service. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $6,418 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $4,867 . The state of Texas maintains a number of stipulations associated with this kind of community. The The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) licenses several types of assisted living communities governs this community type.
The total cost of care for a community is affected by the destination in which it is located. The rent burden for Pampa is about 11.2% of the average person’s monthly income. Pampa has a median home value of around $74,189 and the median cost of rent is $510 per month.
Racially, the population of Pampa is 0.4% Asian, 2.9% black, 6.7% other or not specified, 1.8% Native American, 85.4% white, 2.7% mixed race, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 31.4% Hispanic. Out of the total city population, 50.2% are male and 49.8% are female. The median age of Pampa is 36 years old. In terms of education, 13.3% have a college degree, 3.3% have a graduate degree, and 31.4% have a high-school diploma. Pampa has a population density of 748 people per square mile. In Pampa, 8.3% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Pampa, 16.9% have some form of disability, 19.9% do not have health insurance, 61.1% participate in the labor force, and 7.9% consider themselves widows.
There are 468 general hospitals and 501 health centers that provide care for 28,701,845 Texas residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital. Based on natural beauty, Texas ranks 40th in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, Texas has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 89, and a housing index rating of 85. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Texas citizen is ranked 38th nation-wide. Additionally, Texas is ranked 37th by standards of healthcare.
In terms of religious values, 42% of Texas’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 27,848 different congregations. 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 state of Texas ranks 2nd in the country for diversity. In the most recent presidential election, 52% of Texas residents voted Republican and 43% voted Democrat. The state has a median age of 35 and 24% of its population being over the age of 55.
During the summer, the average temperature in Texas is around 82F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 102F during the month of June. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 56F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 48F. The average high winter temperature is around 75F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 16F during the month of January. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Texas is around 31.68 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 7.44 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 65%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of February. On average, Texas has an air quality index rating of around 36.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 51.4 AQI. 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.
The state of Texas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of post oak, guajillo, white brush, and prickly pear (opuntia) cactus. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the white tail deer, the pronghorn deer, the manatees, or the coyotes. The state animal of Texas is the nine-banded armadillo. Some of the plants species native to the Texas region include post oak, perennial bunchgrasses, and live oak.