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 Steamboat Springs 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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2855 Owl Hoot Trail, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
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Casey's Pond Senior Living is a boutique assisted living community nestled in beautiful Yampa Valley, Steamboat Springs, Routt County, Colorado. A picturesque community featuring rolling hills, scenic vistas, and stunning mountain views. Residents and their families can relax and feel at home...
Assisted living communities offer organized living communities and aid for your loved one who might require help with things such as mobility or bathing. The services provided often include aid with ADLs. Inhabitants may be kept under monitoring and assessment. In select situations, communities may provide “aging in place”, hospice, or nursing. In Colorado, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $49,140 . The state of Colorado maintains a number of stipulations related to this type of community. The Department of Public Health and Environment licenses assisted living residences licenses this type of community. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with medication administration. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) waiver program. Staff must receive training in a variety of areas. These areas include confidentiality, emergency procedures and first-aid, residents’ rights, and legal and ethical issues. 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 capacity for self-care, activity restrictions, any physical or mental limitations, and whether medication is self-administered or administered by staff;. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include communities must provide three nutritionally balanced meals, using a variety of foods from the basic food groups, communities must reasonably respond to residents’ suggestions regarding meals, meals and snacks of nourishing quality must be provided, and Therapeutic diets may be provided if prescribed by a physician. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include physically safe and sanitary environment, assistance with activities of daily living, protective oversight, and personal services. 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 3. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents.
The location where a senior care community is based could have a huge effect on the cost of care. The total cost of living is a motivating factor in determining which destination is the best fit for you or your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Steamboat Springs is around 23.6% of the average person’s monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Steamboat Springs is about $1,400 and the median home value for Steamboat Springs is $518,872.
Out of the total city population, 46.4% are female and 53.6% are male. The median age of Steamboat Springs is 37 years old. Steamboat Springs has a population density of 493 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Steamboat Springs, 10.7% do not have health insurance, 4.0% have some form of disability, 76.4% participate in the labor force, and 2.7% are widows. Demographically, Steamboat Springs is 1.2% Asian, 0.3% mixed race, 2.5% other or not specified, 0.4% Native American, 94.5% white, 1.1% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 9.3% Hispanic. In Steamboat Springs, 4.0% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Steamboat Springs 57.3% have a college degree, 18.1% have a graduate degree, and 17.4% have a high-school diploma.
The state of Colorado has 92 hospitals and 162 health centers, providing care to a population of 5,776,356. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Poudre Valley Hospital, Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Centura Health-Penrose St. Francis Health Services. The natural beauty of Colorado is ranked 31st in the nation. Colorado is ranked 10th in quality of life and 12th in healthcare. In terms of resources, Colorado has a cost of living index of 105.5, a grocery index rating of 102.5, and a housing index rating of 119.0. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.
The state of Colorado ranks 18th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 48% of Colorado residents voted Democrat and 43% voted Republican. In terms of religious values, 30% of Colorado’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,188 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-26%, Mainline Protestant-15%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Colorado there are 148 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 37, and 27% of the population is over the age of 55.
The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of April at around 4.53 inches. On average, the state receives 1.32 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 66F. The average high summer temperature is around 96F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 31F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Colorado drops to around 26F. The average high winter temperature is around 53F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -8F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Colorado is 44.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 61.9 AQI. Colorado experiences an average humidity rating of about 54%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 79%. 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).
The state of Colorado has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Conifers Thrive, Berry Shrubs, Lichens, and Aspen. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Antelope, the The Lark Bunting, the Mule Deers, or the Bullhead Deers. The state animal of Colorado is the The Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep .