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 1 Assisted Living facilities in Elaine 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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800 Third Street, Cleveland, MS 38732
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Providence Assisted Living of Cleveland is an assisted living community located in the beautiful Cleveland, Mississippi. With years of experience building a reputable and comfortable home for senior citizens to become a part of, we take pride in our ability to help each new resident settle in and...
An assisted living community is a residential living community which administers supervision, care, and support to medically stable individuals who do not require skilled nursing support. The services offered often include aid with ADLs. Residents may be kept under monitoring and assessment. In certain instances, communities may offer Alzheimer’s care, respite, or hospice. In Arkansas, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $38,100 . The state of Arkansas has specific standards associated with this kind of community. The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS), Division of Medical Services, Office of Long Term Care (Office) regulates this community type. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include three balanced meals, snacks, and fluids are required. There must be one bath or shower for every 2 residents and one toilet for every 2 residents. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 4. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. The maximum occupancy is 2 residents per room. Staff members obtain training in a number of fields. These include: incident reporting, review of the aging process, abuse/neglect, and communicable diseases. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to make sure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as An initial needs assessment, compliance agreements, reassessment must be completed at least annually and more often as changes occur., and alternatives offered to deal with the risk. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with recreational activities , assistance with obtaining transportation, supervision by awake staff, and assistance with social activities . This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with self- administration of medication, community staff may place the dose of medication in another container and place that container to the mouth of the resident, and if the resident is physically impaired but cognitively able, staff may assist the resident in removing oral medication from the container and in taking the medication. Public assistance is available through 1915(c) Waiver program –the Living Choices Assisted Living Waiver program.
The overall cost of living can be the motivating factor in determining which care option works best. Per month, the median rent in Elaine is around $431 per month and the median value of a home in Elaine is around $37,110. The rent burden for Elaine is around 23.4% of the average monthly income.
Of the population of Elaine 0.4% have a graduate degree, 35.1% have a high-school diploma, and 5.6% have a college degree. Out of the total city population, 54.8% are female and 45.2% are male. The median age of Elaine is 27 years old. Demographically, Elaine is 41.8% white, 7.0% Hispanic, 55.8% black, 0.0% Native American, 0.0% Asian, 0.0% other or not specified, 2.4% mixed race, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Elaine has a population density of 397 people per square mile. The current population of Elaine consists of 527 people. In Elaine, 5.2% of the people are veterans. Out of the total population of Elaine, 27.0% have some form of disability, 41.6% live in poverty, 10.7% are widowed, and 50.0% participate in the labor force.
The natural beauty of Arkansas is ranked 19th in the nation. In terms of personal well-being, Arkansas ranks 49th in healthcare and 45th in quality of life compared to other states. There are 88 hospitals and 130 health centers that service a population of 3,024,692. The three highest ranked hospitals in Arkansas are Arkansas Heart Hospital, Llc, Arkansas Surgical Hospital, and And Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas. Out of a national average of 100, Arkansas has a cost of living index rating of 88, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 74.
In the most recent presidential election, 61% of Arkansas residents voted Republican and 34% voted Democrat. Forty-one percent of Arkansas residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 6,697 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-46%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Arkansas there are 361 masonic lodges. The state of Arkansas ranks 33rd in the country for diversity. The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55.
On average, Arkansas has an air quality index rating of around 38.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 47.9 AQI. Arkansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of May at around 73%. During the winter, the average temperature in Arkansas drops to around 41F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 60F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 22F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 60F during the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.85 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.23 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Arkansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Arkansas can include earthquakes (moderate) and tornadoes.
The state of Arkansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Mexican Juniper, Water Oak, Hickory, and Cypresses. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the White-tailed Deer, the Mourning Dove, the Bobwhite Quail, or the Armadillo. The state animal of Arkansas is the White-tailed Deer.