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Senior housing types near Fort Scott, KS

  • Country Place Senior Living

    Country Place Senior Living

    820 S Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    If Country Place® Living feels like home, it’s purely intentional. This is a community in the truest sense. We set out to create Country Place® Living with the understanding that our lives are all about relationships - with our friends, loved ones, the folks we see every day in our surroundings....

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  • Bristol Manor of Nevada

    Bristol Manor of Nevada

    401 E Walnut Street, Nevada, MO 64772
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Lamar

    Bristol Manor of Lamar

    603 E 17th Street, Lamar, MO 64759
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Butler

    Bristol Manor of Butler

    411 S Delaware Street, Butler, MO 64730
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Country Place Senior Living

    Country Place Senior Living

    701 Osa Martin Blvd, Chanute, KS 66720
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    If Country Place® Living feels like home, it’s purely intentional. This is a community in the truest sense. We set out to create Country Place® Living with the understanding that our lives are all about relationships - with our friends, loved ones, the folks we see every day in our surroundings....

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  • Vintage Park at Osawatomie

    Vintage Park at Osawatomie

    1520 Parker, Osawatomie, KS 66064
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Osawatomie is an intimate assisted living community known for providing a high quality of senior care. Located in scenic Osawatomie, Kansas our town has a lot to offer senior residents including a golf course, a city lake for fishing or boating, a sports complex, and a peaceful...

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  • Bristol Manor of Webb City

    Bristol Manor of Webb City

    1803 N Main Street/ Highway D, Webb City, MO 64870
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Vintage Park at Paola

    Vintage Park at Paola

    601 N East St, Paola, KS 66071
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Paola is an assisted living community located in the small and charming town of Paola, Kansas. Our rural town is friendly and welcoming with plenty of recreational opportunities including lakes, pools, and adult educational programs. Paola is proud of our small town culture, our rich...

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  • Bristol Manor of Carthage

    Bristol Manor of Carthage

    2131 S River Street, Carthage, MO 64836
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Vintage Park at Louisburg

    Vintage Park at Louisburg

    202 Rogers Rd, Louisburg, KS 66053
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Louisburg is an assisted living care community located in scenic Louisburg, Kansas. The town of Louisburg is historic and quaint, offering several options for recreation. C Our community is proud to be a part of Louisburg and is actively involved with the town through our volunteer...

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  • Vintage Park at Ottawa

    Vintage Park at Ottawa

    2250 S. Elm, Ottawa, KS 66067
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Ottawa is a family focused ASSISTED LIVING community in the town of Ottawa, Kansas. Ottawa is a historical midwestern town with a plethora of cultural and recreational activities including antique stores, live theater, museums, lakes for fishing, farms, camps, cultural centers,...

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  • Morningstar Care Homes of Neodesha

    Morningstar Care Homes of Neodesha

    400 Fir St, Neodesha, KS 66757
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Neodesha is a small and welcoming assisted living and memory care community offering quality healthcare in a homelike setting.Our rural town of Neodesha offers all the charm and history of small town America with modern amenities including the Wilson Medical Center, several local...

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  • Bristol Manor of Clinton

    Bristol Manor of Clinton

    1402 E Franklin Street, Clinton, MO 64735
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Morningstar Care Homes of Fredonia

    2111 E Washington St, Fredonia, KS 66736
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Fredonia is an assisted living community located in the beautiful farming town of Fredonia, Kansas. Our town offers small town American charm with the perfect combination of small town comfort and professional healthcare facilities, affordable living options, and many recreational...

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  • Vintage Park at Gardner

    Vintage Park at Gardner

    869 Juniper Terrace, Gardner, KS 66030
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Gardner is an assisted living community in beautiful rural Kansas. Residents enjoy being a part of an active, vibrant community with a wealth of social activities and delicious, restaurant-style dining. Vintage Park at Eureka offers supportive assistance when and where it is needed,...

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  • Bristol Manor of Raymore

    Bristol Manor of Raymore

    604 E Sunrise Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Benton House of Raymore

    Benton House of Raymore

    2100 Johnston Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Benton House of Raymore provides seniors with assisted living in Raymore, Cass County, Missouri. Those who choose to make this community their home will find that it offers much surrounding natural beauty, and that the location possesses a private feel. Benton House of Raymore offers a caring staff...

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  • Foxwood Springs

    Foxwood Springs

    1500 West Foxwood Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Fewer chores mean more adventures. This is maintenance-free living at its best. Here at our care retirement community or CCRC just south of Kansas City, you’ll have access to four levels of care on one campus, including independent living, assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing. That...

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  • Country Place Senior Living

    Country Place Senior Living

    2120 N 13th Street, Independence, KS 67301
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Country Place Senior Living's motto, Life as you want it...Care as you need it is exactly how today's seniors should live and that lifestyle is now available to the Independence community. Country Place has maintained a respected reputation as a leader in the assisted living industry. Our...

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  • Morningstar Care Homes of Baldwin City

    Morningstar Care Homes of Baldwin City

    232 Elm St, Baldwin City, KS 66006
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    ComfortCare Homes of Baldwin City is located in a beautiful single-family home in a residential neighborhood near the historic Baker University campus. We specialize in providing personalized, individual memory care for our residents who suffer from dementias such as Alzheimer's, along with...

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  • Travanse Living at Olathe

    Travanse Living at Olathe

    101 W 151st Street, Olathe, KS 66061
    (16)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    No matter where you are in life’s journey, home is meant to be a place of comfort and enjoyment. At Travanse Living™ at Olathe, our neighborhoods offer you or your loved ones a beautiful blend of privacy, safety, security and community to create a warm and familiar environment. Our community offers...

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  • Vintage Park at Baldwin City

    Vintage Park at Baldwin City

    321 Crimson Avenue, Baldwin City, KS 66006
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Baldwin City is an assisted living community in beautiful rural Kansas. Residents enjoy being a part of an active, vibrant community with a wealth of social activities and delicious, restaurant-style dining. Vintage Park at Baldwin City offers supportive assistance when and where it...

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  • Webwood Assisted Living

    Webwood Assisted Living

    1640 Waldo Hatler Drive, Neosho, MO 64850
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Webwood Assisted Living is a family owned facility conveniently located minutes from I-49, directly across from the Neosho Golf Course. This beautiful "state of the art" facility boasts spectacular sunsets from our 70 foot back patio looking over a picturesque valley, all part of a 15 acre complex...

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  • Vintage Park at Stanley

    Vintage Park at Stanley

    14430 Metcalf, Overland Park, KS 66223
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Stanley is an assisted living community located in the desirable Midwestern city of Overland Park, Kansas. Overland Park is a bustling metropolis, offering an abundance of fine dining and world-class shopping, community centers, a stunning arboretum and botanical gardens and...

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  • The Healthcare Resort of Leawood

    The Healthcare Resort of Leawood

    5401 W 143rd St, Leawood, KS 66223
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Healthcare Resort of Leawood is changing the way that healthcare is being delivered to the Kansas City metropolitan area. With the fusion of world-class healthcare and personalized hospitality, you encounter an experience that is truly unique and memorable. Our employees are a critical piece to...

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  • Bristol Manor of Pleasant Hill

    Bristol Manor of Pleasant Hill

    2124 Highridge Drive, Pleasant Hill, MO 64080
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Holden

    Bristol Manor of Holden

    501 W 2nd Street, Holden, MO 64040
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Sunrise of Overland Park

    Sunrise of Overland Park

    12500 West 135th Street, Overland Park, KS 66221
    (35)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Whether you're a resident or visiting a loved one, you will feel like you are truly at home when you walk into the assisted living community here at Sunrise of Overland in Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas. From the moment you arrive, you will experience home-like architecture, comfortable...

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  • Silvercrest at Deercreek

    Silvercrest at Deercreek

    13060 South Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (28)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Silvercrest at Deer Creek is an exceptional senior living community offering an abundance of cultural, social and educational opportunities for today's seniors. Our elegant community offers 95 independent living units and 21 assisted living apartments.  Spacious floorplans range from...

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  • Homestead of Olathe

    Homestead of Olathe

    751 North Somerset Terrace, Olathe, KS 66062
    (24)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Homestead Assisted Living offers a warm and inviting atmosphere that allows residents to relax and enjoy every day. We strive to provide all the amenities of home to make them feel comfortable. Whatever residents like to do, they’ll be among friends who share common interests and needs. Residents...

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  • Rose Estates

    Rose Estates

    12700 Antioch Road, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (21)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Rose Estates Assisted Living, we're committed to delivering the amenities, care and service that our residents and their families deserve. We personalize our programs and services to provide the right balance of care and assistance as your needs change. Our friendly staff is dedicated to creating...

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  • Homestead of Leawood

    Homestead of Leawood

    12720 State Line Road, Leawood, KS 66209
    (10)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Homestead Assisted Living offers a warm and inviting atmosphere that allows residents to relax and enjoy every day. We strive to provide all the amenities of home to make them feel comfortable. Whatever residents like to do, they’ll be among friends who share common interests and needs. Residents...

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  • Brookdale Overland Park

    Brookdale Overland Park

    12000 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66209
    (29)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Comforts of Home, Conveniences of Community If you want to exchange the burdens of everyday life for a senior living experience rich in wonderful friendships, quality care and luxury amenities, look no further. Nestled on a quiet campus with beautiful landscaping and fragrant flowers, our continuum...

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  • Lamar Court

    Lamar Court

    11909 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66209
    (25)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Your search is over. One look at the beautifully manicured lawns, spacious apartments and elegant decor, you'll know this is a great place to call home. Lounge by the fire, watch your favorite television program or listen to the player piano with your friends. Birds singing and crickets chirping...

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  • Senior Star at Villa Ventura

    Senior Star at Villa Ventura

    12100 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145
    (45)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Senior Star at Villa Ventura! Villa Ventura is an independent and assisted living community located near the southern edge of Kansas City. It's a community filled with friendship, sunshine, and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of purpose. Inside Villa Ventura, residents gather for...

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  • Sunrise of Leawood

    Sunrise of Leawood

    11661 Granada, Leawood, KS 66211
    (40)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Sunrise of Leawood is an assisted living community in Leawood, Johnson County, Kansas that specializes in long and short-term memory care stays. The community is conveniently located in an affluent suburb, that's south of I-435 in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. Leawood is nestled between...

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  • Park Meadows Senior Living

    5901 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
    (79)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    A WONDERFUL PLACE TO CALL HOME NOW OPEN! Welcome to Park Meadows Senior Living, a new concept in senior living in Overland Park, Kansas. The Community is centrally located to make living at Park Meadows convenient and worry-free, with nearby shopping, restaurants, hospitals, medical centers and...

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  • Bickford of Overland Park

    Bickford of Overland Park

    10665 Barkley Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (44)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brookdale Wornall Place

    Brookdale Wornall Place

    501 West 107th Street, Kansas City, MO 64114
    (18)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Good Times and Better Company Nestled within a quiet and nature-filled neighborhood, our independent and assisted living community provides you with more than a wonderful backdrop to enjoy a life well lived. With spacious common areas for relaxing, dining and socializing, a dining room that provides...

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  • Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    16979 HIghway 39, Verona, MO 65769
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our residents automatically becomes our family, we are a smaller community state licence ,we work one on one with Our residents our staff has over 25 yrs experience Meals are made fresh daily, home made meals, our rooms are completely furnished the residents could get outside if they want to enjoy...

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  • Asbury Village

    Asbury Village

    3800 Asbury Dr, Coffeyville, KS 67337
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Asbury Village is a licensed residential healthcare facility committed to providing quality services in a warm, comfortable and caring environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We are dedicated to those who entrust their...

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  • John Knox Village

    John Knox Village

    1001 Northwest Murray Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (34)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Since it was established a little more than 40 years ago, John Knox Village has been the leading continuing care retirement community in the Midwest. Situated on a 420-acre campus in Lee's Summit, Mo., the Village is now home to more than 1,800 residents who enjoy a wide array of residential and...

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  • Oak Pointe of Monett

    Oak Pointe of Monett

    1011 Old Airport Rd, Monett, MO 65708
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our mission is to be the best place a senior adult has ever lived. We prioritize helping residents remain connected to friends, family and community, and always maintain a firm commitment to well-being that nourishes the body, mind and spirit. Assisted Living At Oak Pointe, we start with curiosity...

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  • The Forum at Overland Park

    The Forum at Overland Park

    3509 West 95th Street, Overland Park, KS 66206
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Forum at Overland Park is an independent full-service community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Nursing Care. Our community features a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and service. Independent Living Independent Living is ideal...

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  • Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    9201 Foster St, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (41)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Glenwood Village of Overland Park provides assisted living and memory care services to seniors in the Overland Park, Kansas area. The city of Overland Park has excellent healthcare and recreational options, making it an ideal place for retirement. Our spacious apartments come with all of the...

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  • SummitView Terrace

    SummitView Terrace

    12101 East Bannister Road, Kansas City, MO 64138
    (31)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    When you visit SummitView Terrace in Lee's Summit, you'll find a warm, friendly community where folks can thrive and connect. It's a place full of friendly local faces where you and your loved one will feel right at home, whether that's in our inviting community spaces or homey studio apartments and...

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  • Bristol Manor of Warsaw

    Bristol Manor of Warsaw

    1600 Estate Dr, Warsaw, MO 65355
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Homestead of Lenexa

    Homestead of Lenexa

    8740 Caenen Lake Road, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Homestead Assisted Living offers a warm and inviting atmosphere that allows residents to relax and enjoy every day. We strive to provide all the amenities of home to make them feel comfortable. Whatever residents like to do, they’ll be among friends who share common interests and needs. Residents...

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  • Vintage Park at Lenexa

    Vintage Park at Lenexa

    8710 Caenen Lake Rd, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vintage Park at Lenexa is an assisted living community located in thriving Lenexa, Kansas. We have been in the Lenexa area for over 20 years now adding a great sense of family and commitment to quality care. Lenexa is also known as the 'City of Festivals', because we host numerous celebrations...

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  • Sunrise of Lenexa

    Sunrise of Lenexa

    15055 West 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (42)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of suites to our exceptional outdoor gardens and landscaping. Look...

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Fort Scott, Kansas

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is a residential community which offers aid, care, and supervision to self-sufficient seniors who are not in need of skilled nursing services. Assisted living facilities frequently offer support with the activities of daily life, supervision of care, and aid with transit and appointments. In certain cases, facilities may provide "aging in place", nursing care, or Alzheimer's care. In Kansas, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $53,670 . The state of Kansas maintains a number of provisions related to this type of facility. The Secretary of Aging and Disability Services certifies this type of facility. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include self-administer medications, medication regimens are reviewed at least quarterly, and medications may be administered by facility staff. 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 The agreement describes the service provider, The agreement describes the services that will be provided, The negotiated service agreement is reviewed at least annually or when requested, and If the resident requires health care services, a licensed nurse must develop a health care service plan. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Home and Community-Based Services waivers,.This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include supervised nursing care, housekeeping, dental, and medical. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include menus must be planned based on The Dietary Guidelines for Americans, therapeutic diets are provided if included in the negotiated service agreement, and residents must have input into the selection of food served and the timing of meals. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. The minimum number of residents for this facility type is 6.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be a big influence in deciding which facility is best for your loved one. The rent burden for Fort Scott is about 16.9% of the average person's monthly income. Per month, the median cost of rent in Fort Scott is around $558 per month and the median value of a home in Fort Scott is $65,246.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 6.1% have a graduate degree, 30.3% have a high-school diploma, and 17.3% have a college degree. Racially, the population of Fort Scott is 90.4% white, 2.4% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.8% Hispanic, 4.7% black, 0.6% Native American, 0.4% other or not specified, and 1.6% Asian. In Fort Scott, 53.9% participate in the labor force, 8.9% consider themselves widows, 9.9% do not have health insurance, and 18.7% live in poverty. In Fort Scott, 7.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 46.1% are male and 53.9% are female. The median age of Fort Scott is 38 years old. Fort Scott has a population density of 544 people per square mile. The current population of Fort Scott consists of 7,628 people and in total the Fort Scott metro area has a population of 7,813.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

The state of Kansas has a cost of living index of 89.7 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 91.9 and a housing index rating of 73.8. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Kansas citizen is ranked 22nd nation-wide. Additionally, Kansas is ranked 33rd by healthcare standards. Residents of Kansas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 8th in the United States. There are 144 hospitals and 75 health centers that service a population of 2,912,321. University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Kansas ranks 25th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 37% of Kansas's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,782 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-31%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Kansas there are 279 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 36% of Kansas residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. In Kansas, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Kansas is around 2.55 inches. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.73 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for Kansas is around 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 72%. On average, Kansas has an air quality index rating of around 36.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 46.4 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Kansas is around 76°F. The average high summer temperature is around 95°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Kansas drops to around 32°F. The average high winter temperature is around 53°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12°F in the month of January. While residents of Kansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Kansas can include tornados, floods, and and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Kansas

The state of Kansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Sycamore, Osage Orange, Chestnut Oak, and Pawpaw. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Skink, the Prairie Dog, the Cottontail, or the Muskrat. The state animal of Kansas is the American Buffalo.