Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living 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 Assisted Living facilities in Enterprise 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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108/109 Chaney Dr, Enterprise, AL 36330
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Kelley Place Kelley Place is a residential care home located in the serene and tranquil town of Enterprise, in the southeastern part of Coffee County, and the southwestern part of Dale County, in Alabama. Our picturesque town has a rich heritage and beautiful natural landscape. Our peaceful...
718 Walton Road, Defuniak Springs, FL 32433
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Likened to finding a rare treasure, you really must discover the beauty of Stanley House. It lies beyond the walls and decor. The team of exceptional service and care providers has been assembled. They have been carefully screened for exemplary credentials. Simply put, it takes a special person...
An assisted living community is a residential community which offers support, supervision, and care to independent individuals who do not require skilled nursing support. Assisted living communities usually offer care supervision, help with daily activities, and chances for social activity. In certain instances, communities may provide continuing care, hospice, or respite. In Alabama, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $39,000 . Alabama has specific standards associated with this kind of community. Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Provider Standards licenses this community type. Staff are required to obtain training in a number of areas. These include: nutritional needs of the elderly, basic first-aid, a 20-hour classroom training program, and Administrators must complete 6 hours of continuing education each year. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include communities must serve daily at least three meals, Snacks and beverages must be available throughout the day and after the evening meal, Alternate food selections must be available for residents on medically prescribed diets, and meals must meet the Dietary Reference Intakes of the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include self-administration of medication if capable. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include medication services, laundry, coordination of medical transportation, and medical attention or nursing services. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 2. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as medical examination by a physician prior to admission and plan of care developed by the community in cooperation with the resident and, if appropriate, their representative.
Cost of living is a major factor in selecting which care option works best. The rent burden for Enterprise is around 14.0% of the average person’s monthly income. Per month, the median rent in Enterprise is about $850 and the median home value in Enterprise costs around $171,948.
In terms of education, 10.6% have a graduate degree, 29.1% have a college degree, and 26.5% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Enterprise is 0.9% other or not specified, 1.7% Asian, 8.5% Hispanic, 0.5% Native American, 72.1% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.0% mixed race, and 21.7% black. Based on gender, 48.5% are male and 51.5% are female. The median age of Enterprise is 37 years old. Enterprise has a population density of 356 people per square mile. In Enterprise, 20.6% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total population of Enterprise, 63.0% participate in the labor force, 6.9% are widows, 15.8% have some form of disability, and 9.0% do not have health insurance.
In terms of resources, Alabama has a cost of living index of 89.5, a grocery index rating of 97.4, and a housing index rating of 71.5. 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. The natural beauty of Alabama is ranked 35th in the nation. In terms of personal well-being, Alabama ranks 46th in healthcare and 49th in quality of life compared to other states. There are 101 hospitals and 164 health centers that service a population of 4,900,655. Marion Regional Medical Center, Fayette Medical Center, and And Lakeland Community Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.
The state of Alabama ranks 31st in the country for diversity. In terms of religious values, 51% of Alabama’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 10,514 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-49%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. In Alabama there are 892 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 34% of Alabama residents voted Democrat and 62% voted Republican. In Alabama, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39.
The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 8.15 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.74 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Alabama has an air quality index rating of around 38.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 47.4 AQI. Alabama experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 76% in the month of July. During the summer, the average temperature in Alabama is around 79F. The average high summer temperature is around 93F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 62F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Alabama drops to around 46F. The average high winter temperature is around 66F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 66F during the month of February. While residents of Alabama mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Alabama can include floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).
The state of Alabama has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Downy Serviceberry, Oak-leaf Hydrangea, Flowering Dogwood, and Many Varieties Of Azalea. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Ring-tailed Cat, the Feral Swine, the The California Sea Lion, or the Jaguarundi. The state animal of Alabama is the Black Bear.