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 Horatio 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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4204 Moores Lane, Texarkana, TX 75503
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There’s a lot to love here—like care when you need and a worry-free lifestyle.Here at our assisted living community, you can focus on fun ways to spend your day and we’ll take care of the rest. So go ahead join your new friends for a card game or meet up for a shopping trip. Here you’ll have the...
1625 E 42nd St, Texarkana, AR 71854
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A great place to call "HOME"! The Gardens, an Independent and Residential Care Facility, in Texarkana offers a refreshing option for retirement living - all the comforts of home, without any of the hassles. Our campus includes private Independent living suites and private or semi-private...
Assisted living communities have the luxury of apartment style housing and social interaction as well as personalized assistance. Assisted living communities usually offer aid with daily activities, outings for recreational activity, and help with transit and appointments. In some instances, communities may offer “aging in place”, respite, or hospice. In Arkansas, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $38,100 . The state of Arkansas has a number of provisions related to this kind of community. The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS), Division of Medical Services, Office of Long Term Care (Office) regulates this type of community. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include 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, remove the container cap or loosen the packaging, and assistance with self- administration of medication. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 4. There must be one bath or shower for every 2 residents and one toilet for every 2 residents. In total, there can be no more than 2 residents to a room. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. Staff members obtain education in a number of areas. These areas include appropriate response to emergencies, communicable diseases, disability sensitivity training, and Residents’ Bill of Rights. Public assistance is available through 1915(c) Waiver program –the Living Choices Assisted Living Waiver program. 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, reassessment must be completed at least annually and more often as changes occur., compliance agreements, and what the community will and will not do to meet the resident’s needs. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance in obtaining emergency care , assistance with obtaining transportation, assistance with social activities , and assistance with recreational activities . This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include three balanced meals, snacks, and fluids are required.
The overall cost of living can be the major influence in determining which community works for you or your loved one. Per month, the median rent in Horatio is $526 and the median home value in Horatio is about $63,049. The rent burden for Horatio is about 12.1% of the average monthly income.
Out of the total city population, 46.1% are male and 53.9% are female. The median age of Horatio is 28 years old. In Horatio, 7.4% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Horatio 27.7% have a high-school diploma, 2.3% have a graduate degree, and 5.4% have a college degree. In Horatio, 23.1% do not have health insurance, 28.5% live in poverty, 7.1% consider themselves widows, and 62.8% participate in the labor force. Currently, the population of Horatio consists of 1,041 people. Horatio has a population density of 225 people per square mile. Demographically, Horatio is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.7% black, 62.2% white, 0.0% Asian, 31.3% other or not specified, 0.5% Native American, 37.0% Hispanic, and 3.3% mixed race.
The state of Arkansas has 88 hospitals and 130 health centers, providing care to 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. Residents of Arkansas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 19th in the United States. The state of Arkansas has a cost of living index of 88.4 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 92.0 and a housing index rating of 73.9. Arkansas is ranked 45th in quality of life and 49th in healthcare.
In the most recent presidential election, 61% of Arkansas residents voted Republican and 34% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Arkansas ranks 33rd in the nation. In terms of religion, 41% of Arkansas residents attend religious services among the 6,697 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-46%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Arkansas there are 361 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 38 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55.
The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 73% in the month of May. During the summer, the average temperature in Arkansas is 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. During the winter, the average temperature in Arkansas drops to around 41F. The average high winter temperature is around 60F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 22F during the month of January. 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. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.85 inches. 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 Water Oak, Orchid, Mink, and Mexican Juniper. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Catfish, the Armadillo, the Black Bears, or the Eastern Wild Turkey. The state animal of Arkansas is the White-tailed Deer.
The Blake at Bossier City, Lake Point Assisted Living & Memory Care - Denison and Christian Care Communities and Services-Allen are the top rated assisted living facilities near Horatio, Arkansas. See full list of communities.