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Senior housing types near Lakewood, CO

  • Lakewood Reserve, A Juniper Senior Living Community

    Lakewood Reserve, A Juniper Senior Living Community

    555 South Pierce Street, Lakewood, CO 80226
    (55)
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    A community in the mountainside city of Lakewood, Colorado, in Jefferson County.

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Hoyt Street

    Serenity House Assisted Living Hoyt Street

    155 South Hoyt Street, Lakewood, CO 80226
    (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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  • Brookdale Green Mountain

    Brookdale Green Mountain

    12791 West Alameda Parkway, Lakewood, CO 80228
    (31)
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    Holistic Living Living a holistic live encompasses more than your physical well-being. Whether you are part of our assisted living, memory care or skilled nursing and rehabilitation community in Lakewood, Colorado, you will enjoy programs and activities designed to cultivate wellness in your body,...

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  • Brookdale Lakewood

    Brookdale Lakewood

    3151 South Wadsworth Boulevard, Lakewood, CO 80227
    (48)
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    Fewer Worries, More Joy Discover a new independence at our beautiful assisted living and memory care community in Lakewood, Colorado. Here you can trade in the monotonous chores of cooking, cleaning and maintaining a house for a lifestyle that allows you to pursue the retirement of your dreams.  You...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Applewood

    Serenity House Assisted Living Applewood

    11975 W 22nd Place, Lakewood, CO 80215
    (16)
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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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  • Family Assisted Living

    Family Assisted Living

    2948 Routt Circle, Lakewood, CO 80215
    (1)
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    My name is Tim Millar. My wife Dawn and I have been Physical Therapists for a combined 40 years, mainly working with seniors. We have always had a desire to own an assisted living facility which caters to a few people, where our passion for seniors is obvious, and the environment feels like an...

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  • Applewood Place, A Juniper Senior Living Community

    Applewood Place, A Juniper Senior Living Community

    2800 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, CO 80215
    (50)
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    Applewood Place, A Juniper Senior Living Community, provides assisted living and award winning Wellspring Memory Care. Located in a charming neighborhood just south of Golden and ten minutes from downtown Denver and the Rocky Mountain foothills, Applewood Place is a community where older adults...

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  • Just For Seniors Living Center II

    1180 Brentwood St, Lakewood, CO 80215
    (2)
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    Just for Seniors Living Center II is a beautiful assisted living community located in Lakewood, Colorado. The community houses hundreds of seniors who have found home in this gorgeous setting. The assisted living community is located in the heart of town right off Kipling Street and West Colfax...

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  • Sevens Residential Memory Care

    1085 Vivian Street, Lakewood, CO 80401
    (1)
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  • Balfour at Riverfront Park

    Balfour at Riverfront Park

    1500 Little Raven St, Denver, CO 80202
    (6)
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    The park on one side, the city on the other. You at the center of it all, living life to the fullest. Balfour at Riverfront Park is one of our Denver retirement communities, and fronts the 17-acre downtown Commons and Confluence Parks, with the Platte River and Cherry Creek nearby. And just steps...

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  • Sunrise at Pinehurst

    Sunrise at Pinehurst

    5195 West Quincy Avenue, Denver, CO 80236
    (18)
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    Located just minutes from a lovely country club and golf course, Sunrise at Pinehurst is five minutes from a shopping center in a nice, residential setting.  We pride ourselves in our excellent ability to care for a wide array of care needs in an environment that is warm and homey. Step into a...

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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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  • Mountain Vista Retirement Community

    Mountain Vista Retirement Community

    4800 Tabor St, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
    (8)
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    As Wheat Ridge, Colorado's longest-established senior living community, Mountain Vista offers a full CCRC providing all ranges of senior residency including independent living, assisted living, memory care, long-term care and rehabilitation all conveniently located on the same campus. Renovations to...

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  • Makarios Assisted Living

    Makarios Assisted Living

    11541 W Temple Ave, Littleton, CO 80127
    (1)
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    Makarios Assisted Living is a small assisted community located in West Littleton/Lakewood, Colorado. We provide care for the elderly and we are committed to dedicate our lives to serve them with love, dignity and respect. Our goal is to make 'Life here a blessing'. We want our residents here to feel...

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  • MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Littleton

    MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Littleton

    5344 South Kipling Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127
    (7)
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    MorningStar of Littleton Called to Serve MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Littleton in Littleton, 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 of...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Springwood Retirement

    Springwood Retirement

    6550 Yank Way, Arvada, CO 80004
    (45)
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    At Springwood Retirement Community, you will feel welcome and comfortable as soon as you enter our 15 acre Campus. With mature and lush landscaping surrounding our main three-story building, you'll enjoy the park like setting, complete with an outside patio overlooking a pond and a large atrium...

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  • Atria Englewood (Opening Late January 2020)

    Atria Englewood (Opening Late January 2020)

    3555 S Clarkson St, Englewood, CO 80113
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    Atria is pleased to announce a brand-new senior living community for older adults in Arapahoe County: Atria Englewood. Now pre-leasing and opening in fall 2019, this independent and assisted living community will be thoughtfully designed to help older adults enjoy greater well-being. Whether...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Portland Drive

    Serenity House Assisted Living Portland Drive

    5286 W. Portland Drive, Littleton, CO 80128
    (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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  • 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 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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  • Brookdale Arvada

    Brookdale Arvada

    7720 Allison Street, Arvada, CO 80005
    (44)
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    The Care You Deserve Tucked within the beautiful town of Arvada, Colorado, our assisted living and memory care community offers you the opportunity to embrace the lifestyle you’ve always wanted. Whether that means giving you the tools you need to get your health back on track, offering a slew of...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Littleton

    Serenity House Assisted Living Littleton

    5310 W Geddes Ave, Littleton, CO 80128
    (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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  • 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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  • Meadow Vista Assisted Living - Wadsworth

    Meadow Vista Assisted Living - Wadsworth

    7516 South Wadsworth Court, Littleton, CO 80128
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    Meadow Vista Assisted Living — Wadsworth is an assisted living, micro-community senior care home that is located in Jefferson County, Colorado. The location is one of the safest neighborhoods and is convenient as well, as it is situated just a couple of miles away from the nearest hospital....

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  • The Gardens at Columbine

    The Gardens at Columbine

    5130 W. Ken Caryl Avenue, Littleton, CO 80128
    (18)
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    The Gardens at Columbine is a unique, locally owned and managed assisted living community located in the southwest metropolitan area of Denver in Littleton, Colorado. The Gardens offers residents and families not only a beautiful community it offers exceptional experience in senior care directed by...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Loving Touch Elderly Assistant Care

    Loving Touch Elderly Assistant Care

    280 E. Sterne Blvd, Centennial, CO 80122
    (1)
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    When independent living becomes impossible, Loving Touch Elderly Assistant Care offers a loving and respectful alternative. Loving Touch offers a beautiful, handicapped accessible home, conveniently located near Arapahoe Road and Broadway. Loving Touch Elderly Assistant Care is much more than just a...

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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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  • HighPointe Assisted Living and Memory Care

    HighPointe Assisted Living and Memory Care

    6383 E. Girard Place, Denver, CO 80222
    (44)
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    Welcome to HighPointe Assisted Living & Memory Care, a warm, welcoming retirement community with 97 senior apartments located in southeast Denver, CO. Here you or your loved one will receive help with daily living and any needed support for dementia—along with chef-prepared meals, concierge...

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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Kit Carson

    Serenity House Assisted Living Kit Carson

    6770 S Kit Carson East, Centennial, CO 80122
    (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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  • Brookdale Littleton

    Brookdale Littleton

    8271 South Continental Divide Road, Littleton, CO 80127
    (24)
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    Welcome Home With individualized care plans and a kind and compassionate care team available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, it’s no wonder our assisted living residents love it here. They’ve traded in the mundane tasks like cooking, cleaning and maintaining a house for a retirement that lets...

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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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  • Brookdale Denver

    Brookdale Denver

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Atria Westminster (Opening Early 2020)

    Atria Westminster (Opening Early 2020)

    9560 Sheridan Blvd, Westminster, CO 80031
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    Atria is pleased to announce a brand-new senior living community serving Adams and Jefferson County families: Atria Westminster. Now pre-leasing, this independent and assisted living community will be thoughtfully designed to help older adults enjoy greater well-being. Whether residents choose a...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Serenity House Assisted Living Centennial

    Serenity House Assisted Living Centennial

    2947 East Drycreek Place, Centennial, CO 80122
    (5)
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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 Assisted Living Hinsdale

    Serenity House Assisted Living Hinsdale

    3197 E Hinsdale Ave, Centennial, CO 80122
    (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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  • 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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  • Sunrise of Westminster

    Sunrise of Westminster

    10280 North Sheridan Boulevard, Westminster, CO 80031
    (27)
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    Just east of Highway 36 and minutes from Boulder to the north and Metro Denver to the south, Sunrise of Westminster overlooks the majestic Rocky Mountains to the west, affording spectacular views of the sunset. Our one-story cottage-style community enables all our residents, especially those using...

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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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  • 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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Lakewood, Colorado

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities administer personal care, oversight, and social events to persons around 65 years old. Assisted living facilities frequently provide outings for leisurely activity, aid with daily activities, and care supervision. In some instances, facilities may provide respite, hospice, or skilled nursing care. In Colorado, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $49,140 . The state of Colorado has specific rules associated with this type of facility. The Department of Public Health and Environment licenses assisted living residences supervises this type of facility. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. The minimum number of residents for this facility type is 3. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) waiver program. Staff must receive education in a number of subjects. These areas include assessment skills, emergency procedures and first-aid, Administrators must complete a 30-hour training program approved by the Department, and resident needs. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include Therapeutic diets may be provided if prescribed by a physician, meals and snacks of nourishing quality must be provided, facilities must provide three nutritionally balanced meals, using a variety of foods from the basic food groups, and facilities must reasonably respond to residents' suggestions regarding meals. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance ith medication administration. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with activities of daily living, personal services, physically safe and sanitary environment, and social and recreational services. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to assure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as dietary restrictions, capacity for self-care, activity restrictions, and reassessments must be completed within 10 days of a significant change.

Demographics and Values

In Lakewood, 10.8% have some form of disability, 10.3% do not have health insurance, 5.6% consider themselves widows, and 10.8% live in poverty. In Lakewood, 8.6% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. In terms of education, 37.8% have a college degree, 13.1% have a graduate degree, and 23.5% have a high-school diploma. Based on gender, 50.2% are female and 49.8% are male. The median age of Lakewood is 39 years old. Demographically, Lakewood is 3.0% Asian, 3.1% mixed race, 1.4% black, 23.0% Hispanic, 0.9% Native American, 88.9% white, 2.6% other or not specified, and 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Lakewood has a population density of 1,389 people per square mile. The current population of Lakewood consists of 154,958 people.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is determined by the community where it is located. The median home value in Lakewood costs around $300,731 and the median rent is about $1,249 a month. The rent burden for Lakewood is around 18.7% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Colorado

The state of Colorado has 92 hospitals and 162 health centers, providing care to a population of 5,776,356. The three highest ranked hospitals in Colorado are Poudre Valley Hospital, Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Centura Health-penrose St. Francis Health Services. Based on natural beauty, Colorado ranks 31st in the nation. The state of Colorado has a cost of living index of 105.5 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 102.5 and a housing index rating of 119.0. Colorado is ranked 10th in quality of life and 12th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 48% of Colorado residents voted Democrat and 43% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Colorado ranks 18th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Colorado, 27% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. Thirty percent of Colorado residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 4,188 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-26%, Mainline Protestant-15%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Colorado there are 148 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

Colorado experiences an average humidity rating of about 54%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 79% in the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 66°F. The average high summer temperature is around 96°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 31°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26°F. The average high winter temperature is around 53°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -8°F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Colorado is 44.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 61.9 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Colorado is around 1.32 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of April at around 4.53 inches. While residents of Colorado mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Colorado can include earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Colorado

The state of Colorado has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Lilies, Lichens, Aspen, and Berry Shrubs. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Antelope, the Bullhead Deers, the Salmon, or the Mule Deers. The state animal of Colorado is the The Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep .