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Senior housing types near Dover, DE

  • State Street Assisted Living

    21 N State Street, Dover, DE 19901
    (15)
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    State Street Assisted Living is a community that is dedicated to the mission of making sure that every resident is like a part of  our extended family.   At State Street, we ensure that each resident is able to live their life to the highest potential by receiving personal assistance...

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  • Brookdale Dover

    Brookdale Dover

    150 Saulsbury Road, Dover, DE 19904
    (14)
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    Here you’ll have the care you need so you can focus on the fun. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, Brookdale Dover with both assisted living and memory care could be right for you. So go ahead and take a tai chi...

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  • Dover Place

    Dover Place

    1203 Walker Rd, Dover, DE 19904
    (8)
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    Dover Place is an Enlivant senior living community nestled in a rural part of historic Dover, Delaware. Our rural setting provides the peace and tranquility that our residents desire, while our proximity to downtown Dover offers a world of entertainment and cultural activities, including The...

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  • Milford Place

    Milford Place

    500 S DuPont Blvd, Milford, DE 19963
    (13)
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    Milford Place is an Enlivant Senior Living community located in Milford Delaware. We offer senior living services to residents in the southern Delaware area and beyond. Known as the Gateway to Southern Delaware, Milford has a premiere location within 20 minutes of popular Delaware beaches like Lewes...

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  • Homestead Manor

    Homestead Manor

    410 Colonial Dr, Denton, MD 21629
    (8)
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    For over 30 years Homestead Manor Assisted Living has proudly served the elderly of Caroline and surrounding counties. Our residents find comfort in our family like atmosphere created by our loving and compassionate staff. Our residents receive peace of mind knowing that the staff is available to...

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  • Maurice House

    Maurice House

    1719 W. Main Street, Millville, NJ 08332
    (4)
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    Maurice House is the preferred Assisted Living community in Millville, New Jersey. Maurice House offers residents a caring atmosphere, an active community, and a comfortable life. We would love for you to visit us with your family and loved ones and see for yourself! With Maurice House's convenient...

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  • Lindsay Place

    Lindsay Place

    39 Supawna Rd., Pennsville, NJ 08070
    (33)
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    Lindsay Place is an assisted living community located in beautiful Pennsville, New Jersey. Our tree lined property is in a quiet neighborhood between the Delaware River and Kate Creeks Meadow. Resident rooms overlook lovely forest or our peaceful interior courtyard. We strive to create a festive...

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  • Abbey Manor of Elkton

    Abbey Manor of Elkton

    One Colonial Manor Court Building 1, Elkton, MD 21921
    (5)
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    Abbey Manor is designed to make our residents feel at home. In two buildings housing 16 residents each,, a cozy, enclosed porch leads into a large and attractively-appointed atrium-style living area. The home-cooking scents emanating from the open kitchen entice everyone into the Dining Room for...

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  • Brookdale Cape May

    Brookdale Cape May

    591 Route 9 South, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
    (11)
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    Here you get to define your day every day. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our assisted living and memory care community could be the right fit for you. You’ll have help with medications, dressing and bathing,...

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  • Somerford House & Place Newark

    501 South Harmony Road, Newark, DE 19713
    (33)
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    Somerford House offers general assisted living on a beautifully landscaped campus in Newark, Delaware. Centrally located the surrounding community offers easy access to downtown Newark, local shopping districts, Christiana Hospital and Interstate 95. Step inside our doors to discover a lovely,...

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  • Paramount Senior Living at Newark

    Paramount Senior Living at Newark

    200 E Village Rd, Newark, DE 19711
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    Paramount Senior Living is a senior living community offering both assisted living and memory care in Newark, Delaware. We are located in a quiet residential neighborhood with access to many nearby activities and amenities. Residents can enjoy shopping at nearby shopping centers, excursions to local...

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  • Baker Place

    Baker Place

    685 S. Brewster Road, Vineland, NJ 08360
    (10)
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    Baker Place is a family-oriented, pet-friendly assisted living community in Vineland New Jersey. We are located in a quiet residential neighborhood just over a mile south of Blackwater Pond Park. Our goal is to provide compassionate support for residents while maintaining dignity and independence. ...

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  • Merion Gardens Assisted Living

    Merion Gardens Assisted Living

    315 Merion Ave, Carneys Point, NJ 08069
    (2)
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    Merion Gardens Assisted Living is located in CarneyÆs Point, New Jersey. Merion Gardens is owned and supervised by local physicians. Since they are known for making wellness a priority, residents and loved ones can be assured that each resident is provided exceptional service in a supportive...

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  • Whitewood Assisted Living

    112 Collier Rd, Grasonville, MD 21638
    (5)
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    Whitewood Assisted Living is a residential care home in Grasonville, MD, in Queen Anne's County. The town Grasonville straddles the mouth of the Chester River, and Prospect Bay. It's a small, rural town with many water ways running through it. Seniors at Whitewood Assisted Living will appreciate the...

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  • Millcroft

    255 Possum Park Road, Newark, DE 19711
    (10)
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    Established for over 30 years in Newark, Millcroft is truly the cornerstone of senior living. With our independent living, assisted living, and skilled and intermediate nursing rehabilitation, Millcroft is set apart from others by its in-house therapy service, full service rental retirement...

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  • Candle Light Cove

    Candle Light Cove

    106 W Earle Ave, Easton, MD 21601
    (6)
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    At Candle Light Cove, we offer a variety of community features. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. All meals are provided to residents. We love to accommodate visiting guests, meals included. Dining includes restaurant-style dining, room...

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  • HeartFields Assisted Living at Easton

    HeartFields Assisted Living at Easton

    700 Port Street #B, Easton, MD 21601
    (13)
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    Welcome to HeartFields, a Five Star Senior Living community! In our beautiful, home-like setting, which is convenient to major freeways, yet nestled on a campus-like setting on Talbot County waterfront, you will find 24-hour care services, respectful caregivers, Assisted Living with additional...

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  • Lorelton

    Lorelton

    2200 West 4th Street, Wilmington, DE 19805
    (58)
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    Winner Best Assisted Living 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019! Offering Assisted Living as well as Memory Care. The Lorelton is truly unique. Privately owned by a local foundation not a corporation. Not-for-Profit and affordable. The Lorelton is considered to be in 'the Suburbs' of the city. Conveniently...

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  • Arcadia of Chester

    Arcadia of Chester

    402 Castle Marina Road, Chester, MD 21619
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    Arcadia Assisted Living is a Family owned and operated facility. When our grandmother had major surgery in 2003 we knew that she could no longer live alone and take care of herself. She needed a safe and loving place; but we did not want to put her in a large institution. We created Arcadia with her...

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  • Brookdale Hockessin

    Brookdale Hockessin

    6677 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707
    (15)
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    Go do the things you love and let us help with the rest. Here at our assisted living community in Hockessin, Delaware, you get to redefine your independence, pursue your passions and live your life your way. Whether that’s connecting with new friends or trying something new like meditation, you have...

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  • Foulk Manor South

    Foulk Manor South

    407 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (21)
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    As one of the friendliest retirement communities in North Wilmington, Foulk Manor South is located just minutes from Concord Pike, Route 202 and Interstate 95, and sits amidst the history and fine traditions of the Brandywine Hundred community. Our residents and their families appreciate and enjoy...

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  • Rockland Place

    Rockland Place

    1519 Rockland Rd., Wilmington, DE 19803
    (31)
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    When you think of assisted living and memory care, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active...

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  • Summit Place

    Summit Place

    540 Mullica Hill Rd, Glassboro, NJ 08028
    (17)
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    At Summit Place we pride ourselves on our relaxed home like atmosphere where our residents come first. We are located in the small town of Glassboro, New Jersey, just one half mile east of Rowan College and two miles south of Lakeside Park. Our residents are happy to call Summit Place home due to...

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  • Foulk Manor North

    Foulk Manor North

    1212 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (21)
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    Foulk Manor North offers our residents a continuum of care encompassing independent living, assisted living, memory care in our Bridge to Rediscovery community and skilled nursing. Set on ten beautifully wooded acres, right next to the New Castle County Brandywine Hundred Library, Foulk Manor North...

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  • HarborChase of Wilmington (Now Open)

    HarborChase of Wilmington (Now Open)

    2004 Shipley Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (5)
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    HarborChase of Wilmington Assisted Living and Memory Care, is a place where unrivaled hospitality and classic elegance converge in a timeless setting of peaceful tranquility. Here, you’ll find much more than amazing value in the award-winning cuisine, personalized housekeeping, exhilarating...

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  • Sunrise of Wilmington

    Sunrise of Wilmington

    2215 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (32)
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    Just minutes from the Delaware/Pennsylvania state line, Sunrise of Wilmington is set in the heart of Brandywine Hundred. We pride ourselves in our dedication to creating a quality care alternative for seniors in the North Wilmington area. Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't...

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  • Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys

    Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys

    3152 Glassboro Cross Keys Rd, Glassboro, NJ 08028
    (11)
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    Spacious living suits with enclosed courtyards and paved walking trails highlight Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys, located in Glassboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey. History buffs and antique collectors know that Glassboro got its name from the successful glass industry is a part of its...

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  • Forwood Manor

    1912 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (12)
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    Forwood Manor sits on 13 beautifully manicured acres and is located just minutes from I-95. Close to shopping and cultural sites, we offer a full-service rental retirement community with the best social and transportation programs, along with well-designed and spacious apartments. We invite you to...

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  • United Methodist Communities Pitman

    United Methodist Communities Pitman

    535 N Oak Ave, Pitman, NJ 08071
    (8)
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    Pitman Manor is part of United Methodist Homes of NJ, which has been in operation since 1907. We believe in keeping our residents physically and financially independent as long as possible. To do this, we offer all levels of care and a financial promise that no resident is asked to leave if his/her...

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  • Ivy Gables Senior Living

    Ivy Gables Senior Living

    2210 Swiss Ln, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (4)
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    Ivy Gables Senior Living, is nestled in the village of Ardentown, Delaware and provides everything a senior living community should offer; a warm, friendly, comfortable and elegant lifestyle. It is surrounded by tastefully landscaped courtyards for relaxing with friends and families, listening to...

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  • Shipley Manor

    Shipley Manor

    2723 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (8)
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    Shipley Manor is a full service,continuing care rental retirement community serving independent living,assisted living, and skilled and rehabilitation services. Shipley Manor,a proud member of the community for over 26 years, was originally elementary school; it is now located in the Brandywine...

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  • Juniper Village at Williamstown

    Juniper Village at Williamstown

    1640 Black Horse Pike, Williamstown, NJ 08094
    (47)
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    Located in historic Williamstown on a five acre wooded lot, Cordia Commons at Williamstown is home to thirty-eight residents. At Cordia Commons, everything starts with you. Your well-being is our commitment. Our homelike atmosphere puts you at ease as you walk through our doors. Each individual has...

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  • All American Assisted Living at Washington Township NOW OPEN

    All American Assisted Living at Washington Township NOW OPEN

    339 Greentree Rd, Sewell, NJ 08080
    (5)
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    At All American Assisted Living at Washington Township, we offer a variety of community features. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free resident parking and guest parking available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care, every aspect of the...

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  • Cardinal Village

    Cardinal Village

    455 Hurffville-Cross Keys Road, Sewell, NJ 08080
    (30)
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    Let Cardinal Village take the worry out of your retirement years.   Our community design is all on one level. We offer a selection of apartment styles to fit your needs; all with no entrance fees and a month to month lease.   Our nondenominational community offers peace of mind and...

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  • Washington Township Senior Living

    600 Medical Center Drive, Sewell, NJ 08080
    (15)
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    Washington Township Senor Living is conveniently located across from Kennedy Health System. We are quietly set back in a wooded setting away from the hustle and bustle, yet totally accessible to specialty care. At Washington Township Senior Living we view life as a new beginning! There is the...

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  • Friends Home in Kennett

    Friends Home in Kennett

    147 West State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348
    (9)
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    Since 1898 the Friends Home has provided older adults quality care and housing at a moderate price. Founded by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), the Home has a strong tradition of encouraging independence and respect for the individuality and dignity of each person. Assisted...

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  • WoodView Estates Assisted Living

    WoodView Estates Assisted Living

    5030 Unami Blvd (corner of Atlantic Ave), Mays Landing, NJ 08330
    (12)
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    Woodview Estates Assisted Living is nestled on five acres with gorgeous woods and scenery all around, yet we are conveniently located near major highways including the Black & White Horse Pikes and the Atlantic City Expressway. We are only a few minutes from the Hamilton Mall and many local shopping...

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  • The Residence at Chadd's Ford (Opening Late 2019)

    The Residence at Chadd's Ford (Opening Late 2019)

    1778 Wilmington Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (2)
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    The Residence at Chadds Ford will be LCB Senior Living’s flagship community in west suburban Philadelphia, bringing the area a level of luxury, service and sophisticated lifestyle befitting the cultured, inquisitive, active seniors that we serve. Located at 1778 Wilmington Pike in Glen Mills, within...

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  • BayCare Assisted Living at Sarah, Margaret, and Mollie's

    BayCare Assisted Living at Sarah, Margaret, and Mollie's

    9288 Hickory Mill Rd, Salisbury, MD 21801
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    Originally founded when a local registered nurse wanted a special place to care for her three aunts, Sarah, Margaret and Mollie. Today at BayCare Assisted Living at Sarah, Margaret and Mollie’s we adhere to the founding principle of caring for others in a home like residential setting. The serene...

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  • Arcadia of Denton

    701 S. 5th Street, Denton, MD 21629
    (3)
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    Arcadia of Denton is a 16 unit Assisted Living facility located in the heart of Caroline County. With it's friendly home-like atmosphere it will certainly be a place that you can call home.

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  • Heron's Creek

    112 Red Toad Rd., Port Deposit, MD 21901
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    Heron's Creek Heron's Creek is a senior care community located in the Cecil Count, MD, community of Port Deposit. Port Deposit is a historical town with a population of slightly less than 700. Located on the banks of the Susquehanna River, Port Deposit enjoys abundant natural beauty, pleasant...

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  • No Place Like Home

    1316 Bartley Pl, Belcamp, MD 21017
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    No Place Like Home is a senior residential care home that is located in the small city of Belcamp, MD and in Harford county. Belcamp is on the Bush River and is home to the Bush Declaration Natural Resources Park. The group home setting itself is a short walk to Riverside Community Center and from...

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  • Churchville Meadows

    211 Hopewell Rd, Churchville, MD 21028
    (1)
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    Churchville Meadows is a single-story ranch home located on six acres of land in Harford County, Maryland. This senior care home in Churchville is as intimate as they come, with capacity to house only two seniors. Of course, the divergence from a group home setting only ensures that your loved one...

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  • Liberty Gardens

    1670 Liberty Grove Road, Conowingo, MD 21918
    (2)
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    Liberty Gardens is located in Conowingo, MD, which serves Cecil County. This residential care home is situated in a small community on the eastern bank of a river. The small region is a quiet, peaceful place to live. It is also located close to other busier areas so visiting relatives and friends...

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  • Conowingo Veterans Center

    775 Ragan Road, Conowingo, MD 21918
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    Conowingo Veterans Center is a assisted living community in the small, picturesque town of Conowingo, Maryland. Enjoy the peaceful sounds of the nearby river and wildlife, you will be in a state of bliss and relaxation. Taste one of our delicious meals at our restaurants or pick up some fresh food...

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  • Mullica Gardens Assisted Living

    Mullica Gardens Assisted Living

    161 Mullica Hill Rd, Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
    (10)
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  • Lorien Bel Air

    Lorien Bel Air

    1909 Emmorton Road, Bel Air, MD 21015
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  • Caraway Manor

    2375 Old Field Point, Elkton, MD 21921
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  • Caraway Manor II

    2391 Oldfield Point Rd, Elkton, MD 21921
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  • Terraces at Parke Place

    661 Delsea Dr, Sewell, NJ 08080
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Dover, Delaware

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities arrange residential communities and aid for your loved one who require a helping hand with things such as bathing or meal preparation. Assisted living facilities often provide support with daily activities, supervision of care, and assistance with transportation and appointments. Under certain circumstances, facilities may provide nursing, hospice, or Alzheimer's care. In Delaware, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $72,414 . Delaware has specific statutes related to this kind of facility. The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS), Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection regulates this type of facility. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include leisure activities that promote the physical and mental well-being of each resident, access to appropriate health care and social services, opportunities for social interaction, and assistance with activities of daily living. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication review by an rn, self-administer medication, and assistance with self-administering medications. 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 facilities must develop a service agreement with each resident, The UAI collects information about the resident's mental and physical status, RN conducts a Uniform Assessment Instrument (UAI) with the resident, and The UAI collects information about the residents psychosocial needs. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include A dietician or nutritionist must ensure that menus are nutritionally adequate and a minimum of three meals a day at regular intervals. Public assistance is available through The Delaware Diamond State Health Plan Plus. Staff must obtain training in a number of fields. These include: reporting of abuse, use of service agreements, mistreatment, and resident rights. 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.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Access to hospitals is an important consideration in selecting the most suitable community for you or your loved one. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Dover which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Dover include Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus, and Dover Behavioral Health System.

Cost of Living

The community where a care facility is located can have a large impact on the price of care. Cost of living can be a major factor in deciding which location is best for your family. Dover has a sales tax of 0.00%. Dover has a median home value of around $174,152 and the median cost of rent is around $1,165 per month per month. The rent burden for Dover is around 20.5% of the average person's monthly income.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The humidity, air quality, and air temperature of a destination can have a profound impact on the health of your family member. On average, the air quality index rating in Dover is around 40.3. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score reaches its max during June at around 49.2. In the summer months, Dover is around 76°F. The summer high rises to approximately 87°F during the month of July. The lowest summer temperature drops to roughly 64°F during the month of June. In winter months, the average temp in Dover falls to approximately 38°F. The high winter temperature is about 50°F during the month of December. The low winter temperature gets to about 28 °F in the month of January. On average, Dover has a humidity level of about 70%. Humidity levels are highest in September at about 73%. Dover has a humid subtropical type of climate. Monthly, Dover gets about 7 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation usually falls in July with an average of 10 inches in a month. In terms of snow fall Dover experiences on average 15.20 inches of snow.

Demographics and Values

The current population of Dover is growing at a rate of 0.017%. Dover has a population density of 612 people per square mile. In Dover, 11.5% of the population are veterans. Dover is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Out of the total city population, 47.7% are male and 52.3% are female. In Dover, 23.5% of the population are over the age of 55, 8.4% are over the age of 60, 6.1% are over the age of 70, and 3.7% are over the age of 80. The median age of Dover is 30 years old. In terms of crime, Dover has 7.4 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 47.5 property crimes per 1000 residents. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Dover, out of the total population 0.1% practice Judaism, 0.1% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.2% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Dover 10.7% practice Catholicism, 9.1% are Methodists, and 6.1% practice another Christian faith. In Dover, 66.4% are nonbelievers. In terms of education, 25.7% have a high-school diploma, 12.9% have a graduate degree, and 29.6% have a college degree. During the last presidential election, 5.9% voted for a third party candidate, 49.5% voted Republican, and 44.6% voted Democrat in Kent county. Demographically, Dover is 45.9% white, 5.8% mixed race, 1.9% other or not specified, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.5% Native American, 2.9% Asian, 42.8% black, and 8.8% Hispanic. Out of the total population of Dover, 13.6% have some form of disability, 19.4% live in poverty, 61.0% participate in the labor force, and 5.7% are widows.

State Information

An overview of Delaware

In terms of resources, Delaware has a cost of living index of 106.0, a grocery index rating of 113.4, and a housing index rating of 98.2. 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. Based on natural beauty, Delaware ranks 47th in the nation. Overall, Delaware ranks 23rd in quality of life and 15th in healthcare compared to other US states. There are 13 hospitals and 15 health centers that service a population of 977,370. Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Christiana Care Health Services, Inc., and St Francis Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 42% voted for the Republican candidate while 53% voted for the Democratic candidate. The median age in the state is 41, and 33% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Delaware ranks 17th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. Thirty-four percent of Delaware residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 831 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-15%, Mainline Protestant-21%, and Historically Black Protestant-10%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Hindu-2%. In Delaware there are 45 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of August at around 5.59 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Delaware is around 3.76 inches. The average air quality index rating in Delaware is 42.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of June with a rating of around 51.5 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 75°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 60°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 36°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49°F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 24°F in the month of January. Delaware experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 7,000%. While residents of Delaware mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Delaware can include hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Delaware

The state of Delaware has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Hickory, Sweetgum, Shadbush, and Tulip Poplar. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Northern Harrier, the Red-headed Woodpecker, the Bats, or the Bog Turtles. The state animal of Delaware is the Bullhead.