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Senior housing types near Mason City, IA

  • Homestead of Mason City

    Homestead of Mason City

    2501 W State St, Mason City, IA 50401
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    As we turn the pages of our lives – growing up, working, experiencing loves and losses, raising our own children – we all experience times when we need a little extra help. At Homestead, we have created an environment which combines and celebrates these memorable aspects of life and creates new...

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  • Cedar Vale Assisted Living

    Cedar Vale Assisted Living

    100 Poppe Lane, Nashua, IA 50658
    (1)
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    Cedar Vale Assisted Living opened it's doors in 2005 to serve those in Nashua, Iowa by providing them with a beautiful place to live set back off the road surrounded by trees in a more peaceful atmosphere.

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  • Thorne Crest Senior Living Community

    Thorne Crest Senior Living Community

    1201 Garfield Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007
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    For over 40 years, Thorne Crest has offered seniors the ability to create a lifestyle of their choosing. During that time we have developed programs and offered services to compliment the changing needs and lifestyles of residents and families. Today Thorne Crest continues a tradition of service...

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  • Oak Park Place - Albert Lea

    Oak Park Place - Albert Lea

    1615 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007
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    Oak Park Place Assisted Living Facility located in Albert Lea, Minnesota is a delightful place for seniors. Residents are presented with a variety of therapeutic activities to help them enjoy life to the fullest. While the main goal of Oak Park Place is to provide a place where residents can receive...

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  • Our House Senior Living Memory Care - Austin

    Our House Senior Living Memory Care - Austin

    1401 15th Avenue Northwest, Austin, MN 55912
    (1)
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    Our House Memory Care is located in Austin, Minnesota. Our House Memory Care offers a safe, comfortable environment for your loved who is having memory problems or has been diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer's. Knowing that your loved one is having their needs met in a caring, compassionate manner...

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  • Our House Senior Living Senior Apartments - Austin

    Our House Senior Living Senior Apartments - Austin

    1313 15th Avenue Northwest, Austin, MN 55912
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    Our Senior Apartments in Austin, MN offer seniors the opportunity to enjoy all the benefits of living in a community environment while maintaining independence and privacy. All Our House Senior Living Apartments offer a full complement of amenities and services including private apartments with...

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  • Parker Place

    Parker Place

    707 Highway 57, Parkersburg, IA 50665
    (2)
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    Parker Place is a vibrant community that feels like home. We are the perfect place for active individuals who simply want a comfortable, secure and enjoyable place to live. For those residents who require more personalized care, our staff can assist you so that you can still be part of an active...

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  • Arlington Place of Grundy Center

    Arlington Place of Grundy Center

    95 D Ave, Grundy Center, IA 50638
    (2)
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    Arlington Place of Grundy Center is professionally managed by Senior Housing Companies. We are committed to providing Red Carpet Treatment for everyone who lives, works and visits Arlington Place. Red Carpet Treatment is more than simple hospitality, it's our way of life. Our 'Resident First'...

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  • Bickford of Cedar Falls

    Bickford of Cedar Falls

    5101 University Ave, Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    (8)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Timberdale Trace

    Timberdale Trace

    334 Cedardale Dr SE, Owatonna, MN 55060
    (5)
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    Timberdale Trace is an assisted living community servicing seniors in the Owatonna, Minnesota area, our adjacent sister community provides memory care services for seniors with Alzheimer's or other types of dementia. We are at the south end of town near the Steele County Fairgrounds. The annual...

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  • Traditions of Owatonna II

    Traditions of Owatonna II

    150 24th St NE, Owatonna, MN 55060
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    Traditions 2 is conveniently located within walking distance of Manthey Park providing a beautiful place for our residents to get fresh air and enjoy nature. From the moment you enter this apartment community, you will feel comfort and the freedom to live your life to the fullest. Whether you want...

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  • Parker Oaks Senior Living

    Parker Oaks Senior Living

    211 6th St NW, Winnebago, MN 56098
    (2)
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    Located in rural Winnebago, Minnesota, Parker Oaks Senior Living has deep roots in serving the surrounding communities. As a partner of LeadingAge, we pride ourselves with top senior care and a wide range of available services. Under the new ownership of the Heartland Senior Living non-profit group,...

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  • Bickford of Fort Dodge

    Bickford of Fort Dodge

    1536 20th Avenue North, Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (3)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Prairie Meadows

    Prairie Meadows

    800 5th Ave NW, Kasson, MN 55944
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    Prairie Meadows Senior Living opened its doors in the fall of 2005. Our staff members have over 30 years combined experience in senior care. Prairie Meadows is located in the NW part of Kasson near parks, churches, Mayo Clinic-Kasson and downtown. We are within 10 miles of Dodge Center Mn, Byron Mn...

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  • Traditions of Owatonna I

    Traditions of Owatonna I

    195 24th Place NW, Owatonna, MN 55060
    (8)
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    Located in a residential neighborhood, Traditions 1 provides its residents with the complete feeling of home. From the moment you enter this apartment community, you will feel comfort and the freedom to live your life to the fullest. COMMUNITY FEATURES Chapel for worship Salon for pampering our...

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  • The Waters on Mayowood

    The Waters on Mayowood

    827 Mayowwod Rd SW, Rochester, MN 55902
    (4)
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    You’re moving into a new community but you can still call Rochester home. The Waters on Mayowood sits on the former entrance to the farming estate of Dr. Charles and Edith Mayo. Walk along the Zumbro River, view the llamas across the street and relax listening to the grand piano. It is a...

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  • Meadow Lakes Senior Living

    Meadow Lakes Senior Living

    22 45th Ave NW, Rochester, MN 55901
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    We’re pleased to offer Assisted Living and Memory Care options in our beautiful 64-unit apartment building. We opened our doors on October 1, 2000, and have been privileged to serve many wonderful families from the Rochester area and beyond. As you peruse our site consider the concerns you have for...

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  • Arlington Place at Oelwein

    Arlington Place at Oelwein

    1101 3rd Street SW, Oelwein, IA 50662
    (1)
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    Arlington Place at Oelwein is located in beautiful Northeast Iowa and offers Independent Living Townhomes, Assisted Living and Memory Care apartments. Positioned on the West side of Oelwein near secluded woodlands and peaceful residential neighborhoods. Arlington Place has been providing...

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  • Arbor Garden Place

    Arbor Garden Place

    535 Canyon Drive NW, Eyota, MN 55934
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    Arbor Garden Place Assisted Living and Memory Care Community is a staple in Minnesota for seniors who value independence, freedom of choice, and the company of those who share common values and lifestyles. Join our family of residents and staff who are committed to Embracing Every Moment! Assisted...

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  • Truman Manor Apartments

    Truman Manor Apartments

    402 N 4th Ave E, Truman, MN 56088
    (1)
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    Located in rural southern Minnesota, Truman Manor Apartments are connected directly to Truman Senior Living. As a partner of LeadingAge, we pride ourselves with top senior care and a variety of available services. Under the new ownership of the Heartland Senior Living non-profit group, outstanding...

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  • Brookdale Faribault

    Brookdale Faribault

    935 Spring Road, Faribault, MN 55021
    (4)
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    Join our assisted living community in Faribault, Minn., and you’ll discover an engaging social life that pulls you away from the TV and into a world of laughter, friendship and fun. You’ll experience happy hour socials, card and board games, fitness classes, live music, art and other creative...

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  • Bickford of Marshalltown

    Bickford of Marshalltown

    101 New Castle Road, Marshalltown, IA 50158
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little – none met her needs and nothing felt...

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  • New Perspective Senior Living | Faribault

    New Perspective Senior Living | Faribault

    828 1st St NE, Faribault, MN 55021
    (4)
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    Founded in 1998, New Perspective Senior Living (NPSL) is a family owned company that operates and develops Senior Living Communities throughout the Midwest. Our foundational belief—that all seniors deserve attentive, personalized, respectful care that support Living Life with Purpose and aging with...

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  • Bickford of Ames

    Bickford of Ames

    2418 Kent Ave, Ames, IA 50010
    (8)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Glenwood Place

    Glenwood Place

    2907 South 6th Street, Marshalltown, IA 50158
    (7)
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    At Glenwood Place, we know the difference between truly living life to its fullest and just getting by. In fact, we playfully and lovingly refer to our community as a 'cruise ship on land!' Our proven track record of excellent care and premier lifestyle is the perfect fit for any retiree. From our...

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  • Brookdale Mankato

    Brookdale Mankato

    100 Teton Lane, Mankato, MN 56001
    (4)
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    Our community, located in Mankato, Minn., in a residential neighborhood just west of Lake Dorothy Park, offers an engaging social life that will pull you away from the TV and into card and board games, happy hour socials, fitness classes, art and other creative projects, lively meals, fun outings...

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  • New Perspective Senior Living | Mankato

    New Perspective Senior Living | Mankato

    100 Dublin Rd, Mankato, MN 56001
    (6)
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    New Perspective Senior Living | Mankato is extremely close to the River Hills Mall as well as a variety of parks, golf courses, and scenic areas. We are an assisted living apartment community that also offers a memory care center and an independent living community to suit the needs of all our...

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  • Old Main Village

    Old Main Village

    301 South 5th Street, Mankato, MN 56001
    (4)
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    Old Main Village Senior Living is a part the former Mankato State campus, which was converted into gracious senior living in 1988. We are centrally located in downtown Mankato. We have 73 apartments, each completely unique, with a full kitchen, beautiful tall windows and additional storage space...

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  • Milestone Senior Living Faribault

    Milestone Senior Living Faribault

    2500 14th Street NE, Faribault, MN 55021
    (14)
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    Milestone Senior Living Apartments and Suites provide a home-like environment, thoughtfully designed with seniors in mind. Milestone Senior Living has highly trained staff available to meet individual needs. The apartments and suites feature the finest amenities while providing care-free living. We...

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  • Prairie Hills at Independence

    Prairie Hills at Independence

    505 Enterprise Dr SW, Independence, IA 50644
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    Prairie Hills is conveniently located right off of Highway 20 in Independence. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care apartments offer comfort, privacy and available health care assistance during the many stages of retirement. We pride ourselves on providing a flexible Individualized Service Plan that...

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  • Independence Village of Ames

    Independence Village of Ames

    1325 Coconino Rd, Ames, IA 50014
    (16)
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    Enjoy the finer things in life at The Waterford at Ames, creating an enriching environment for our residents to flourish in. Renowned for our Assisted Living services in Ames, Iowa, our community features spacious apartments and attentive staff available 24 hours a day. Flexible floor plans...

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  • Garden View Place

    Garden View Place

    800 Darby Drive, Monona, IA 52159
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    Garden View Place Assisted Living and Memory Care Community is a staple in Northeast Iowa for seniors who value independence, freedom of choice, and the company of those who share common values and lifestyles. Our friendly and caring staff is here to make life a little easier and a lot more...

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  • Keelson Harbour

    Keelson Harbour

    2810 Aurora Avenue, Spirit Lake, IA 51360
    (3)
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    Keelson Harbour is an Assisted Living Community located in Spirit Lake, Dickinson County, Iowa. Our beautiful property is located on a quiet hill with easy access to nearby lakes. Residents enjoy an on-site pond, complete with growing ducklings and their families. With many nearby attractions,...

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  • Whispering Oak Place

    903 Calverly Court, Ellendale, MN 56026
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    Whispering Oaks Whispering Oaks assisted living community is located in Ellendale, MN. Ellendale was incorporated in 1901, and came about when the railroad came through. It was named after the railroad president’s wife. You’ll find "country style living" here in a small and quiet town....

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  • Traditions of Preston

    515 Washington St NW, Preston, MN 55965
    (3)
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    Traditions of Preston is a senior living home in Preston, Minnesota offering both respite and assisted living care. We pride ourselves on offering plenty of enrichment and high quality opportunities for each of our residents as they enjoy their retirement years. Our community is unique and feels as...

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  • Park Lane Estates

    111 Fillmore Place SE, Preston, MN 55965
    (4)
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    Park Lane Estates is an assisted living community, with beautiful landscaped grounds, gardens, and walkways, located in Preston, Minnesota. Outdoor enthusiasts know Preston better as 'America's Trout Capital,' while others come to Preston to visit Preston Overlook, Mystery Cave State Park, or the...

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  • Plummer Place

    1050 Plummer Circle, Rochester, MN 55902
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    At Plummer place, we know that when it comes to your senior loved one, that it's all about meeting and exceeding their needs, so that they can and will enjoy the best with their golden years. We are proud to be located in beautiful and wonderful Rochester, Minnesota, where your senior will enjoy...

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  • Sunset Home Assisted Living Company

    3686 Kenosha Dr. NW, Rochester, MN 55902
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    Welcome to Sunset Homes Assisted Living! This is a new home with a maximum occupancy of four residents. The home is located in the new development site of Badger Hills, northwest of Rochester city. It is only 5-7 minutes away from the Mayo Clinic. The location is new and has a quiet neighborhood...

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  • Stonebridge Suites

    713 Scuyler Street, Pomeroy, IA 50575
    (1)
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    Scuyler Place Assisted Living is designed for couples or individuals. Our staff provide provide a friendly atmosphere that will make you feel right at home. Activities are planned and designed to help prevent the isolation that can result from physical challenges. Feel the independence of your own...

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  • Comfort Residence Le Sueur

    105 Plum Run, Le Sueur, MN 56058
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    Le Sueur Assisted Living & Memory Care Le Sueur Assisted Living & Memory Care is situated on the corner of East Ferry Street and Plum Run Le Sueur, Le Sueur County, Minnesota. Positioned near a clinic, hospital and local shopping center, the community and the residents get a suburb...

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  • The Gardens of Jefferson

    1000 W Washington Street, Jefferson, IA 50129
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    The Gardens Retirement Community of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, offers all the amenities that every senior could enjoy. Our staff is here to help adjust to new living circumstances and offer a helping hand to adjust to the new setting. We have a passion for enriching the lives of seniors and pride...

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  • River Bend Assisted Living & Memory Care

    River Bend Assisted Living & Memory Care

    30 Silver Lake Pl NW, Rochester, MN 55901
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  • The Maples Assisted Living

    The Maples Assisted Living

    98 Bolger Dr, Fayette, IA 52142
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  • Waters Edge

    Waters Edge

    800 Agency Trail, Mankato, MN 56001
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  • Whispering Willow Assisted Living and Memory

    601 Dawn Avenue, Fredericksburg, IA 50630
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  • Meadows Assisted Living

    1320 S Main St, Clarion, IA 50525
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  • Legacy of Brownsdale

    105 Latham St NE, Brownsdale, MN 55918
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  • Rosewood Estate

    1117 Maxhelen Blvd, Waterloo, IA 50702
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  • Oak Estates

    110 S Alice St, Conrad, IA 50621
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Mason City, Iowa

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities provide residential communities and assistance for your loved one who might need a helping hand with taking medication or dressing. Assisted living communities commonly provide care supervision, aid with the activities of daily life, and opportunities for organized activity. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide hospice, continuing care, or respite. In Iowa, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $48,933 . The state of Iowa maintains specific regulations related to this type of community. The Department of Inspections and Appeals, Health communities Division supervises this community type. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as a comprehensive mental and physical assessment, negotiated risk agreement, and a multidisciplinary team must be involved in service planning when residents require personal care or health-related services. Staff members receive education in a variety of fields. These areas include assisted living management or nursing course, emergency procedures, fire safety, and accident. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with activities of daily living, health-related services, resident access to a 24-hour personal emergency response system, and assistance with personal care. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 3. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include a licensed dietitian must be available to write and approve the therapeutic menu, all meals must follow recommendations of the National Academy of Sciences Food and Nutrition Board, a healthcare provider must review food preparation and service procedures, and communities must provide hot meals at least once a day. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Elderly Waiver program. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include opening containers, medication reminders, and reading instructions or other label information.

Cost of Living

Senior community price is affected by the neighborhood where it is located. The rent burden for Mason City is about 15.0% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Mason City is about $108,112 and the median rent is about $698 a month.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Mason City is 2.1% black, 93.4% white, 5.6% Hispanic, 2.0% mixed race, 0.5% Native American, 1.2% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.8% other or not specified. Out of the total city population, 48.1% are male and 51.9% are female. The median age of Mason City is 43 years old. In Mason City, 9.8% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Mason City has a population density of 380 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Mason City consists of 26,457 people and in total the Mason City metro area has a population of 27,399. In terms of education, 21.0% have a college degree, 6.3% have a graduate degree, and 30.8% have a high-school diploma. In Mason City, 7.0% do not have health insurance, 65.4% participate in the labor force, 12.8% live in poverty, and 14.8% have some form of disability.

State Information

An overview of Iowa

There are 120 hospitals and 75 health centers that service a population of 3,168,703. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mercy Hospital, St. Lukes Hospital, and And Mercy Medical Center Cedar Rapids. The state of Iowa has a cost of living index of 91.8 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 95.9 and a housing index rating of 79.6. Residents of Iowa enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 32nd in the United States. Iowa is ranked 14th in quality of life and 20th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Iowa ranks 43rd in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 51% voted for the Republican candidate while 42% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Iowa, 36% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 5,107 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-28%, Mainline Protestant-30%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Iowa there are 289 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 38 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, Iowa has an air quality index rating of around 41.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 53.8 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 72F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 55F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Iowa drops to around 22F. The average high winter temperature is around 40F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 4F during the month of January. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Iowa is around 2.93 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.46 inches. While residents of Iowa mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Iowa can include floods and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Iowa

The state of Iowa has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Tumblegrass, Dryflower, Pink Lady's Slipper, and Arrowgrass. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Gray Wolf, the Elk, the Bison, or the Mountain Lion. The state animal of Iowa is the Eastern Goldfinch.