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  • Rock Creek Assisted Living- Somerset Village

    Rock Creek Assisted Living- Somerset Village

    1109 South Rifle Street, Aurora, CO 80017
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    Come See the Difference! Rock Creek Assisted Living Our homes are located in the SE Denver/Aurora area. The caring staff would like to encourage you to contact us to arrange a personalized tour. Our spacious Assisted Living homes have a vibrant, warm and friendly atmosphere. We are situated in...

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  • Garden Plaza of Aurora

    Garden Plaza of Aurora

    14221 E Evans Ave, Aurora, CO 80014
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    We offer a resort style worry free lifestyle. Complete with all day dining, events, concerts, educational programs, 24 hour staff and security, transportation, weekly housekeeping, basic cable, wifi, and phone service with free long distance. Our apartments range from studios up to two bedrooms,...

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  • Dorothy's Soft Touch

    Dorothy's Soft Touch

    1139 Tucson Street, Aurora, CO 80011
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    DOROTHY'S SOFT TOUCH 'WHERE ANGELS WATCH OVER YOUR LOVED ONES' Dorothy's Soft Touch Assisted Living home is licensed by the Colorado State Health Department. This loving ranch style home is located in a quiet residential community in Aurora, Colorado. This home features a spacious living room, a...

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  • St. Andrew's Village

    St. Andrew's Village

    13801 E Yale Ave, Aurora, CO 80014
    (6)
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    St. Andrew’s Village is a pet-friendly independent living and assisted living community for seniors age 62 and over in the Denver metropolitan area. We offer private one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments along with the security of knowing that our staff is available 24 hours a day....

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  • Aspen View Living, LLC

    Aspen View Living, LLC

    11010 E. Colorado Drive, Aurora, CO 80012
    (9)
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    Aspen View Living, LLC is an assisted care center located in Aurora, Colorado in Adams County. We are a residential care center designed to provide comfort and relaxation for our residents. Aspen View Living is located in a quiet, peaceful, well established neighborhood. Our community setting...

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  • Auburn View Assisted Living

    Auburn View Assisted Living

    19543 E Arkansas Ave, Aurora, CO 80017
    (11)
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    Auburn View Assisted Living located in the beautiful city of Aurora, CO, offers resort style environment that uplifts the spirit and gives residents a peace of mind. We are dedicated to providing a safe, loving, caring and community-styled assisted living service that is similar to being in the...

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  • Cherry Creek Retirement Village

    Cherry Creek Retirement Village

    14555 E Hampden Ave, Aurora, CO 80014
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    "Committed to helping you live a vibrant, carefree lifestyle." At Cherry Creek, we are dedicated to providing our residents with five-star service, elegant amenities and the freedom to maintain an active lifestyle. Our caring professional staff is here to lavish you with attention while respecting...

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  • Nora Personal Care Assisted Living

    Nora Personal Care Assisted Living

    17419 E Flora Place, Aurora, CO 80013
    (2)
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    Nora Personal Care Assisted Living provides 24 hour compassionate care to seniors at every stage of life. Owned and operated by a Nurse and a Registered Pharmacist, our mission is to provide high quality care and support services in a home-like environment so as to promote continued health and...

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  • Christian Assisted Living Homes LLC

    Christian Assisted Living Homes LLC

    22247 E Hinsdale Ave, Aurora, CO 80016
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    We are dedicated and committed to providing the best quality home care environment for your loved one. We are a 24 hour care service that is operated and maintained by trained and qualified personnel. We are committed to providing your family member the love and respect they deserve while...

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  • Dorothy's Soft Touch II

    716 Ursula St, Aurora, CO 80011
    (1)
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    Dorothy's Soft Touch II is a senior care home located in exceptionally wonderful City of Aurora, Colorado, located in Adams County. Our residential home care is situated in a friendly neighbor and beautiful natural scenery. This is the reliable place for the seniors to relax and enjoy and for the...

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  • Goshen Assisted Living

    12099 E. Louisiana Ave, Aurora, CO 80012
    (1)
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    Our home is managed by health care professional who will provide the best care for all of our clients. We carefully supervise our residents' care with the utmost respect. Our home has a 24 hour care staff team who receive on going training in personal care techniques and first aid. The safety and...

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  • Rock Creek Assisted Living

    1994 S Kenton Ct, Aurora, CO 80014
    (1)
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    Rock Creek Assisted Living is a residential care home located in the area of Aurora, Colorado in Adams County. Our community is located in a beautiful environment with great surroundings. We are in close proximity to the road and this provides easy access to our community by both motorists and...

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  • Cardan Manor Assisted Living

    16651 E. Navarro Drive, Aurora, CO 80013
    (10)
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    Cardan Manor Assisted Living is a residential care home found in the region of Aurora, Colorado in Adams County. Our assisted living community is set up in an area that is very conducive for our senior's relaxation and improvement. We have a quiet and tranquil compound that provides adequate space...

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  • Forever Edelweiss Home

    4045 S. Hannibal St., Aurora, CO 80013
    (1)
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    Forever Edelweiss Home is a senior care home located in alluring Aurora, CO in Arapahoe County. The care home basks in the sunny weather that keeps expansive the place warm most of the year, making outdoor activities irresistible. This haven sprawls in a safe neighborhood surrounded by a...

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  • Magnolia Place

    394 Nome Street, Aurora, CO 80010
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  • Makarios Assisted Living at Yampa

    2936 S Yampa Way, Aurora, CO 80013
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  • Five Star Residences of Dayton Place

    Five Star Residences of Dayton Place

    2000 S Dayton Street, Denver, CO 80247
    (13)
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    Whether you're looking for independent or assisted living, DAYTON PLACE is one of Denver's finest retirement communities. We offer a gracious lifestyle, with a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health, comfort, and security of our residents. Since 1987, DAYTON PLACE has...

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  • Harvard Square

    Harvard Square

    10200 E Harvard Ave, Denver, CO 80231
    (78)
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    Live at Harvard Square Retirement Community in Southeast Denver, and you will experience service beyond the expected. Way beyond in fact. Our friendly, experienced staff really goes the extra mile (or two, or twenty) whenever needed. You'll find examples of this in every area. So not only do we...

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  • The Courtyards at Mountain View

    The Courtyards at Mountain View

    8101 E Mississippi Ave, Denver, CO 80247
    (21)
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    Washer/Dryer in each Independent Living apartment All Day Dining community Bakes From Scratch community An upscale Flagship community for senior living Intellectual programming in addition to Arts & Crafts 2 gorgeous flower courtyards with multi-tiered fountain Outdoor dining area On site Barber &...

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  • Montage Heights

    Montage Heights

    1640 South Quebec Way, Denver, CO 80231
    (22)
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    Enjoy Every Minute of Retirement We don’t like to brag, but we do think our assisted living community is one of the best in Colorado. But it isn’t just because we have a great location in downtown Denver or a beautiful building with spacious and elegantly-decorated common rooms. The men and women...

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  • Brookdale Lowry

    Brookdale Lowry

    150 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80230
    (69)
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    Savor a Rich and Full Life If you’re looking for an assisted living and memory care community in Denver, Colorado, look no further. Nestled in the Lowry Air Force Base area, our community is convenient to the grocery stores, banks, the public library and VA hospital. But even though we’re in a great...

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  • Springbrooke Senior Living

    Springbrooke Senior Living

    6800 Leetsdale Drive, Denver, CO 80224
    (41)
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    Springbrooke Retirement and Assisted Living has a bold, updated look without sacrificing old fashioned values. LOCAL OWNERSHIP allows us to deliver first-class services and amenities at an affordable monthly fee! Offering 90 Independent Living, 37 Assisted Living and 15 secure Memory Care...

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  • Montage Hills

    Montage Hills

    2500 South Roslyn Street, Denver, CO 80231
    (42)
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    The Life You’ve Always Wanted What does it mean to pursue a life of purpose and meaning? When you are a resident here at our assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing and rehabilitation community in Denver, Colorado, you have ample opportunity to find out.  Our seniors enjoy a host of...

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  • Balfour Assisted Living & Memory Care Stapleton

    Balfour Assisted Living & Memory Care Stapleton

    2979 Uinta Street, Denver, CO 80238
    (1)
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    The Balfour at Stapleton community incorporates all we have learned from our nearly 20 years of developing and operating senior housing in Colorado. Offering assisted living and memory care accommodations, found in all Balfour’s retirement communities in Denver, CO, paired with our signature...

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  • Serenity House I

    Serenity House I

    3075 Carter Circle, Denver, CO 80222
    (8)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Serenity House III

    Serenity House III

    2480 S. Holly Street, Denver, CO 80222
    (7)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • The Carillon at Belleview Station

    The Carillon at Belleview Station

    4855 S Niagara St, Denver, CO 80237
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    The Carillon at Belleview Station has everything you would expect from a senior care community and more. Yes, we have assisted living, but it's a bit more personalized and flexible. And yes, we have memory care, but it's a bit more comprehensive and thoughtful. But to really see who we are, it's...

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  • Serenity House V

    Serenity House V

    3068 South Kearney Street, Denver, CO 80222
    (3)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Serenity House VII

    Serenity House VII

    2337 So. Forest Drive, Denver, CO 80222
    (3)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • HighPointe Assisted Living and Memory Care

    HighPointe Assisted Living and Memory Care

    6383 E. Girard Place, Denver, CO 80222
    (44)
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Welcome to HighPointe Assisted...

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  • Sunrise at Cherry Creek

    Sunrise at Cherry Creek

    251 South Colorado Boulevard, Denver, CO 80246
    (41)
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    Sunrise at Cherry Creek sits in the heart of the Cherry Creek neighborhood.  We pride ourselves in our Reminiscence neighborhood for the memory impaired and our assisted living programs. Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to...

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  • Abby's Assisted Living

    Abby's Assisted Living

    2607 South Eudora Place, Denver, CO 80222
    (3)
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    Abby's consists of two full-service assisted living homes in Southeast Metro Denver. Both are beautiful ranch style homes set in lovely residential neighborhoods. We have a total of 14 beds. Private and shared bedrooms are available. At Abby's, we meet your individual needs with dignity. How do we...

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  • Serenity House VIII

    Serenity House VIII

    5750 S Kenton Way, Englewood, CO 80111
    (2)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Serenity House IV

    Serenity House IV

    5841 South Kingston Way, Englewood, CO 80111
    (4)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Brookdale University Park

    Brookdale University Park

    2020 South Monroe Street, Denver, CO 80210
    (24)
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    Tucked between Englewood and Glendale on Denver’s southern edge, the independent and assisted living seniors at our community have decided to trade in the responsibilities of home maintenance for the retirement of their dreams. If you’re ready to give up your chores and let someone else take care of...

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  • Serenity House II

    Serenity House II

    10760 E. Ida Court, Englewood, CO 80111
    (9)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Inn at Greenwood Village

    Inn at Greenwood Village

    5565 S Yosemite St, Greenwood Village, CO 80111
    (23)
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    Located in Greenwood Village, this intimate community features 67 apartment homes available for month to month rental to adults 55 and better. A community fee of $2500 is the only initial investment. Studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments are generously sized ranging from 500 to 1,324 square feet...

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  • Serenity House IX

    Serenity House IX

    6128 S Iola Way, Englewood, CO 80111
    (2)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Belleview Suites at DTC

    Belleview Suites at DTC

    4901 S Monaco St, Denver, CO 80237
    (38)
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    Belleview Suites at DTC offers assisted living and Alzheimer's and Dementia Care options in Denver, Colorado. We are nearby many shops, restaurants, parks and the Cherry Creek Reservoir. Our beautiful community offers five different floor plans for residents to choose from, ranging from a private...

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  • Peakview Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Peakview Assisted Living and Memory Care

    6021 S. Liverpool Street, Centennial, CO 80016
    (15)
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Located in Centennial, Colorado,...

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  • Caley Ridge Assisted Living

    9350 East Caley Avenue, Englewood, CO 80111
    (21)
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    Caring for our residents, and helping the whole family...life is good at Caley Ridge! We pride ourselves on providing continual support to the whole family as seniors make the transition to our community. Our friendly and informed staff are here to help you with any questions or concerns you may...

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  • Brookdale Greenwood Village

    Brookdale Greenwood Village

    6450 South Boston Street, Greenwood Village, CO 80111
    (18)
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    Quality Care, No Matter Where Life Leads Nestled within a quiet residential community in Greenwood Village, Colorado, you’ll find a warm and welcoming community of assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing and rehabilitation residents striving to embrace their golden years with everything...

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  • Brookdale Parkplace

    Brookdale Parkplace

    111 Emerson Street, Denver, CO 80218
    (38)
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    Excellent Quality of Life With all the perks and conveniences of a resort, the seniors who call our community home enjoy a vast array of services while savoring the peace of mind that comes from knowing we provide a continuum of care. Whether you’re looking for an independent or assisted living...

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  • Serenity House VI

    Serenity House VI

    3235 South High Street, Englewood, CO 80113
    (7)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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  • Atria Englewood NOW OPEN

    Atria Englewood NOW OPEN

    3555 S Clarkson St, Englewood, CO 80113
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    Conveniently located downtown near the Museum of Outdoor Arts and adjacent to the Swedish Medical Center, Atria Englewood is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of...

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  • Sunrise At Orchard

    Sunrise At Orchard

    5975 South Holly Street, Littleton, CO 80121
    (39)
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    Sunrise at Orchard has beautiful gardens and walking paths. Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of...

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  • Penny Lane at Costilla

    Penny Lane at Costilla

    7463 East Costilla Place, Centennial, CO 80112
    (2)
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    Our goal is to provide the care required for each individual's needs. We provide a stimulating environment for high-functioning individuals and a suite of care options for those who have more specific needs. Daily activities are structured with the input of residents. Our Centennial community is...

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  • St. Bernadette Assisted Living

    St. Bernadette Assisted Living

    4468 E Lake Circle S, Centennial, CO 80121
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         St. Bernadette Assisted Living is dedicated to providing each resident a top-notch, safe and pleasant home atmosphere that enables them, their families and others to express themselves in a positive manner, which contributes to each of their needs....

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  • MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care at Jordan

    MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care at Jordan

    14301 E. Arapahoe Road, Centennial, CO 80112
    (8)
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    MorningStar at Jordan Called to Serve MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care at Jordan in Centennial, Colorado, celebrates and elevates life for those who taught the rest of us how to live: our seniors, men and women through whom America was preserved and strengthened. MorningStar at Jordan...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Hunters Hill

    Serenity House Assisted Living Hunters Hill

    8352 East Hunters Hill Drive, Centennial, CO 80112
    (6)
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    Serenity House Assisted Living, winner of the State Health Department 'Best Practice' award is one of the largest residential care home providers in Colorado. With 17 locations in Denver, Englewood, Centennial, Lakewood, and Littleton, Serenity House is able to offer its residents the best of all...

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Assisted Living in Aurora, CO

Assisted living facilities in Aurora provide supervision, community style living, and personal care services to seniors who may require limited assistance with the activities of daily living (ADL). These communities are designed to promote independence among seniors who do not require 24-hour skilled nursing care. When it comes to the cost of care in Aurora, assisted living tends to be less expensive than the state average. The median monthly cost of assisted living in Aurora, CO is $4,300 for the city proper and $4,900 for the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost of assisted living in Colorado is $4,500. When looking for assisted living communities in Aurora, senior living advisors from A Place for Mom can help make the search process as smooth as possible.

Cost of Living in Aurora, CO

The cost of living in Aurora is considered to me more expensive than the typical city in Colorado. The cost of living index is rated 30 points higher than the national average. However, the grocery index is four points lower than the national average. All index scores are based on a sliding scale with the national average set at 100. In Aurora, senior living costs can be affected by the overall cost of living for each individual neighborhood.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
130 96 $1,285 20.4% spend over 30% of their income on rent $230,861 $58,343 None

Local Medical Providers

The top hospitals in Aurora include:

  • Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center - This tertiary care hospital provides medical services to veterans and their families. They offer emergency care and geriatric care among other services.
  • UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital - This 662-bed short term acute care facility is one of the the top teaching hospitals in the state. They have a comprehensive cardiac center and offer a wide range of transplant services.
  • The Medical Center of Aurora - This 329-bed facility has a comprehensive stroke center, a chest pain center, and a level II trauma center.

Climate and Weather

Aurora has a cold-semi arid type of climate. This means that the summers tend to be hot and dry. The winters are cold and cloudy with a high volume of annual snowfall due to the elevation. On average, the humidity level for Aurora is roughly 36%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at roughly 52%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
72°F 89°F (July) 54°F (July) 33°F 46°F (February) 19°F (December)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
69 (Moderate) 105 in December (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups)

During peak season the average air quality conditions are rated unhealthy for sensitive groups. This means that persons with respiratory diseases such as asthma should avoid outdoor exposure and everyone should limit their exertion while outside.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4” 6” (July) 62”

Demographics and Values

The city of Aurora and the surrounding Adams County tend to lean liberal. There are a lot of young families and young professionals living in the city that bring the median age down to 34.

2016 Presidential Election

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
49.86% 41.35% 8.80%

Population Statistics

Total Population Population density Population trend
366,623 921 people per square mile Growing at a rate of 1.87%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
34 21% 9% 4% 2%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
26% 29% 9%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
6.3% 16% 28.4% 0.9% 0.3% 45% 5.4%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
13,295 30 6

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
6% 71% 10% 14% 4% 9%

Aurora is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community can participate in public life without fear of bigotry or discrimination.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

With the Rocky Mountains towering over the horizon Aurora is Aurora is a picturesque city located just outside of Denver. The third largest city in the state, Aurora has lots of opportunities for arts, culture, and entertainment. Within the city there are 27 historic buildings and landmarks. These include the Gully Homestead built in 1870, the Victorian-style Centennial House built in 1890, and the American War Mothers National Memorial Home. There is also the historic 245-seat Aurora Fox Theater located in the Aurora Cultural Arts District. For those who want to learn more about local history, the Aurora history museum, offers a permanent exhibition on local history and two rotating exhibits. For fans of the performing arts, the Aurora Symphony Orchestra offers annual full orchestra concerts and a number of smaller chamber performances.

For those interested in outdoor recreation the city of Aurora manages over 100 parks that cover more than 6,000 acres of public land. There are also six award-winning public golf courses located within the city including Aurora Hills, Meadow Hills, and Saddle Rock. The city also has a number of private golf courses such as Heather Ridge Country Club, Heritage Eagle Bend Golf Club, and Valley Country Club.

Transportation

Public transportation is provided by the Regional Transportation District of Denver which connects Aurora to the Denver metropolitan area.

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