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 12 Assisted Living facilities in Carbondale 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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505 Rushing Drive, Carterville, IL 62918
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
The Villas of Holly Brook is the premier assisted living community in Southern Illinois. We are managed by Meridian Senior Living, a national leader in providing quality care for seniors. The community offers 1BR, 2BR, and 2BR deluxe apartment floor plans. Our staffing includes a 40-hour /week RN...
915 Radcliffe Street, Marion, IL 62959
Studio, 1 Bed
At Fifth Season, our facility design is smaller, in order to provide unique Personal Lifestyle Programs that are intended to instill a feeling of self worth and value to our residents. Specifically, our programming is designed to provide quality of life and slow the aging process. Alzheimer's...
401 N. DuQuoin Street, Benton, IL 62812
Studio, 1 Bed
Fifth Season Residential is an assisted living community located in Benton, Illinois in Franklin county. Benton may be a city hiding far away from most of the rest of the population of Illinois, but that doesn't mean it is a city devoid of culture. Quite the opposite. Benton has an excellent...
1305 Bailey Lane, Benton, IL 62812
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed
Heritage Woods of Benton is an assisted living community located in the town of Benton, IL. The residents of Benton like to keep life simple, and that is one of the big attractions to this area. Family members visiting residents at Heritage Woods can take walks through the nature trails outside...
220 Ron Crank Dr, Harrisburg, IL 62946
1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio, Semi-Private
The Villas of Holly Brook is a leader in the development marketing and management of premiere assisted living communities, our award-winning team offers seniors independent living, assisted living and dementia specialty care services. Resident enjoy unparalleled luxury amenities including:...
165 Ron Morse Drive, Harrisburg, IL 62946
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
Good Neighbor Care carries on the Brookstone tradition, providing a senior care program that supports individual freedom and promotes the dignity of each resident. Brookstone communities are all nestled in small Illinois towns of 10,000 to 20,000 residents where families can feel satisfied their...
28601 US Highway 61, Scott City, MO 63780
Studio, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
Independent LivingExperience carefree living here in the country. The cottages is our community neighbors. Here, you plot out your own course through the day - whether it includes entertaining family, enjoying yourself with a night on the town or simply doing laundry in your own private cottage....
211 North Market Street, Sparta, IL 62286
1 Bed, 2 Bed
Cedarhurst of Sparta is an assisted living community located in the comfortable town of Sparta, IL. People who visit Sparta are immediately struck by how much it perfectly represents small town living and all of the benefits that come with that lifestyle. Relatives of Cedarhurst residents can...
1033 S 42nd St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
Heritage Woods is an affordable assisted living community for older adults and senior citizens, located in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. Here at Heritage Woods we pride ourselves in the ability to provide affordable senior care to those that require the service but can't always afford the high prices. We...
Assisted living communities offer residential communities and health care to persons who require support with everyday activities such as dressing or showering. Services provided often include assistance with activities of daily living. Residents may be kept under monitoring and evaluation. In certain cases, communities may provide nursing care, hospice, or “aging in place”. In Illinois, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $50,040 . Illinois has specific standards associated with this kind of community. The Illinois Department of Public Health governs this type of community. Public assistance is available through A Medicaid 1915(c) waiver called the Supported Living Program and a 1915(b) waiver called the Managed Long-Term Services and Supports program. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every residents. The maximum occupancy is 1 residents per room. 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. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include communities must provide three daily meals. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include observing the resident, supervision of self-administered medications, and reading the medication label to residents. Staff members receive education in a variety of areas. These areas include confidentiality, infection control, hygiene, and privacy. 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 evaluation of a prospective resident’s psychosocial condition, evaluation of a prospective resident’s physical condition, A comprehensive assessment, and assessment must be updated by a physician annually or upon a significant change in condition. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include medication administration, laundry, assistance with activities of daily living, and supervision of self-administered medications.
In terms of education, 15.0% have a high-school diploma, 28.4% have a graduate degree, and 48.4% have a college degree. Carbondale has a population density of 578 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 49.7% are female and 50.3% are male. The median age of Carbondale is 24 years old. In Carbondale, 45.4% live in poverty, 11.4% have some form of disability, 7.6% do not have health insurance, and 54.6% participate in the labor force. In Carbondale, 4.4% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Demographically, Carbondale is 5.8% Asian, 0.2% Native American, 61.5% white, 25.8% black, 2.4% other or not specified, 6.9% Hispanic, 4.4% mixed race, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.
The cost of care for a community is influenced by the destination in which it is located. Carbondale has a median home value of $117,367 and the median cost of rent is around $816 per month. The rent burden for Carbondale is around 13.8% of the average monthly income.
There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary’s¢ s Hospital Ã‚¢’‚¬Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center. Overall, Illinois ranks 35th in quality of life and 22nd in healthcare compared to other US states. Based on natural beauty, Illinois ranks 43rd in the nation. The state of Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 94.2 and a housing index rating of 87.2.
The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 34% of Illinois residents attend religious services among the 12,453 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. In Illinois, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38.
The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. The average air quality index rating in Illinois is 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Illinois is around 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.
The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Black EyedSusan, Bird’s Foot Violet, Angelica, and Black Snakeroot. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American Black Bear, the Coyote, the Eastern Red Bat, or the American Pygmy Shrew. The state animal of Illinois is the White-tailed Deer.
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