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 5 Assisted Living facilities in Paragould 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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3001 Linwood Dr, Paragould, AR 72450
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Sunshine ManorNestled in the heart of the northeastern corner of Arkansas, Paragould provides residents of Sunshine Manor with small town charm combined with urban amenities and abundant natural beauty. Paragould offers significant historic ambiance as long term landmarks have been restored...
102 E Summit St, Doniphan, MO 63935
Because no two people are alike there are not one-size-fits-all situations, we offer the residents a variety of services and care options that provide solutions for today and security for changesthat develop tomorrow. We treat every individual according to their personal needs, and will adapt our...
2350 Kanell Blvd, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Cedargate is located in Poplar Bluff, MO. This community offers multiple levels of care, depending on the individual needs. The residents will enjoy the benefits of staff dedicated to serving their individual needs at any time, day or night. Cedargate provides three nutritious meals a day,...
Assisted living communities offer apartment style housing and social events as well as personalized care. The services offered often include help with ADLs. Occupants may be kept under supervision and evaluation. In certain situations, communities may provide skilled nursing care, hospice, or respite. 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) governs 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. 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 4. The maximum occupancy is 2 residents per room. 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 what the community will and will not do to meet the resident’s needs, reassessment must be completed at least annually and more often as changes occur., An initial needs assessment, and alternatives offered to deal with the risk. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include community staff may place the dose of medication in another container and place that container to the mouth of the resident, remove the container cap or loosen the packaging, and assistance with self- administration of medication. Staff members obtain education in a number of subjects. These areas include abuse/neglect, dementia and cognitive impairment, incident reporting, and financial exploitation. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with social activities , assistance in obtaining emergency care , supervision by awake staff, and linen service. Public assistance is available through 1915(c) Waiver program –the Living Choices Assisted Living Waiver program.
Racially, the population of Paragould is 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.3% mixed race, 0.9% other or not specified, 0.4% Native American, 2.6% Hispanic, 0.4% Asian, 1.5% black, and 94.5% white. Of the population of Paragould 40.4% have a high-school diploma, 6.6% have a graduate degree, and 16.9% have a college degree. In Paragould, 8.8% of the population are veterans. Paragould has a population density of 347 people per square mile. The current population of Paragould consists of 26,858 people and in total the Paragould metro area has a population of 28,488. Based on gender, 51.7% are female and 48.3% are male. The median age of Paragould is 36 years old. In Paragould, 20.7% have some form of disability, 17.0% live in poverty, 9.2% do not have health insurance, and 6.9% are widowed.
Senior living community price is determined by the neighborhood where it is located. Monthly, the median rent in Paragould is $702 and the median value for a home for Paragould is about $116,682. The rent burden for Paragould is around 15.6% of the average monthly income.
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. Based on natural beauty, Arkansas ranks 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. 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.
In Arkansas, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38. In the last presidential election 34% of Arkansas residents voted Democrat and 61% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Arkansas ranks 33rd in the nation. In Arkansas, 41% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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 most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.85 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Arkansas is around 4.23 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Arkansas is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 73% in the month of May. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 60F in 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. The average air quality index rating in Arkansas is 38.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 47.9 AQI. 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 Tulip Trees, Orchid, Cypresses, and Mink. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Bobwhite Quail, the White-tailed Deer, the Black Bears, or the Eastern Wild Turkey. The state animal of Arkansas is the White-tailed Deer.