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 4 Assisted Living facilities in Kapolei 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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739 Leihano St, Kapolei, HI 96707
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Ilima is located within the 40 acre Leihano mixed-use community in the heart of the new 'Second City' of Oahu. Ilima offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care embracing both, indoor and outdoor living with an innovative approach to living well. Within and adjacent to Leihano,...
96 Kaneohe Bay Dr, Kailua, HI 96734
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Wilson Senior Living is an assisted living residence providing enriching life experiences in Kailua, Hawaii. Located on the windward side of the island of Oahu, the impressive state of the art residence is in the beach side town of Kailua in the Aikahi area. The year round warm weather allows for...
428 Kawaihae Street, Honolulu, HI 96825
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Nestled in the lush Ka'alakei Valley, Hawai'i Kai Retirement Community is a welcoming haven. Stroll the walking paths and enjoy serene sites of blooming flowers and bubbling waterfalls. Cool off in the saltwater pool. Dine on culturally inspired chef-prepared meals and take in ocean views from...
Assisted living communities offer residential living communities and aid for people who may need support with things such as washing or dressing. The types of service offered often include aid with ADLs. Occupants may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, communities may offer Alzheimer’s care, skilled nursing care, or respite. In Hawaii, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $52,500 . The state of Hawaii has specific statutes associated with this kind of community. The Department of Health, Office of Health Care Assurance certifies this type of community. 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 the service plan should be developed with the resident’s involvement, plan must address residents’ needs, decisions, or preferences, plan and implement responsive services, and comprehensive assessment of each resident’s needs. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals are appropriate to the residents’ needs and choices, meals are evaluated and approved by a dietitian on a semi-annual basis, and a minimum of three meals a day at regular intervals. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include Residents who self-administer may keep medications in their unit, An RN or physician must review all residents’ medications at least every 90 days, and unlicensed assistive personnel may provide this assistance. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1115 demonstration waiver program-QUEST Expanded Access. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include recreational and social activities, services for residents with behavior problems, health monitoring, and routine nursing tasks. Staff members receive education in a variety of fields. These areas include goals of assisted living, regularly scheduled in-service training, minimum of 6 hours annually, and philosophy.
In Kapolei, 11.8% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Kapolei 29.8% have a college degree, 27.8% have a high-school diploma, and 8.2% have a graduate degree. In Kapolei, 3.8% live in poverty, 2.8% do not have health insurance, 4.7% are widowed, and 7.9% have some form of disability. Demographically, Kapolei is 37.9% mixed race, 32.3% Asian, 10.5% white, 14.5% Hispanic, 0.0% Native American, 15.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.7% other or not specified, and 3.1% black. Out of the total city population, 48.6% are male and 51.4% are female. The median age of Kapolei is 32 years old. Kapolei has a population density of 1,967 people per square mile. The total population of Kapolei consists of 21,086 people.
The price of care for a community is affected by the destination in which it is located. The median home value in Kapolei is about $491,373 and the median price for rent is about $2,090 a month. The rent burden for Kapolei is about 23.1% of the average person’s monthly income.
There are 25 general hospitals and 61 health centers that provide care for 1,416,789 Hawaii residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be The Queens Medical Center, Straub Clinic And Hospital, and Pali Momi Medical Center. Overall, Hawaii ranks 24th in quality of life and 1st in healthcare compared to other US states. Out of a national average of 100, Hawaii has a cost of living index rating of 190, a grocery index rating of 169, and a housing index rating of 319. Residents of Hawaii enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 16th in the United States.
The state has a median age of 39 and 31% of its population being over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 30% voted for the Republican candidate while 62% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of diversity, Hawaii ranks 3rd in the nation. In terms of religion, 28% of Hawaii residents attend religious services among the 1,314 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-25%, Mainline Protestant-11%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-0.08. In Hawaii there are 16 masonic lodges.
The average humidity across the state is 73%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of November. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 69F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 83F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 42F during the month of February. During the summer, the average temperature in Hawaii is around 75F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 89F during the month of August. The average low summer temperature is around 47F in the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in March with an average of 15.67 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Hawaii is around 3.82 inches. On average, Hawaii has an air quality index rating of around 41.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 57.8 AQI. While residents of Hawaii mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Hawaii can include floods and hurricanes.
The state of Hawaii has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Ma’o Hau Hele, Hinahina, Hapu’u, and Old World Forkedfern. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Awaous Stamineus, the Hawaiian Wild Cattle, the Sicyopterus Stimpsoni, or the Hawaiian Monk Seal. The state animal of Hawaii is the Hawaiian Monk Seal. Some of the plants species native to the Hawaii region include Mamane, Milo, and Pukiawe.