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 5 Assisted Living facilities in Fredonia 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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705 Osa Martin Blvd, Chanute, KS 66720
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Our Mission is to foster peace of mind for our residents and their loved ones and to enhance each resident's individuality, promote their dignity and lovingly encourage their independence.At Country Place Memory Care, every effort has been made to ensure that you or your loved one are provided...
701 Osa Martin Blvd, Chanute, KS 66720
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If Country Place® Living feels like home, it’s purely intentional. This is a community in thetruest sense. We set out to create Country Place® Living with the understanding that ourlives are all about relationships - with our friends, loved ones, the folks we see every day inour surroundings....
2120 N 13th Street, Independence, KS 67301
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...
1820 E River St, Eureka, KS 67045
Vintage Park at Eureka 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...
3800 Asbury Dr, Coffeyville, KS 67337
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...
Assisted living communities offer personal care, supervision, and social interaction to persons who are about 65 years of age or older. The services offered often involve aid with the activities of daily life. Residents may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide nursing care, respite, or Alzheimer’s care. In Kansas, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $53,670 . The state of Kansas maintains specific standards associated with this type of community. The Secretary of Aging and Disability Services regulates this community type. This community 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. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 6. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include wellness and health monitoring, medical, dental, and social transportation. 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 If the resident requires health care services, a licensed nurse must develop a health care service plan, The agreement describes the parties responsible for payment when services are provides by an outside agency, The negotiated service agreement is reviewed at least annually or when requested, and The agreement describes the services that will be provided. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Home and Community-Based Services waivers,. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication regimens are reviewed at least quarterly, self-administer medications, and medications may be administered by community staff.
In terms of education, 4.7% have a graduate degree, 18.4% have a college degree, and 34.2% have a high-school diploma. The total population of Fredonia consists of 2,270 people. Fredonia has a population density of 360 people per square mile. Based on gender, 48.2% are male and 51.8% are female. The median age of Fredonia is 40 years old. Racially, the population of Fredonia is 7.0% mixed race, 5.3% Hispanic, 0.3% Native American, 0.1% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 92.1% white, 0.5% black, and 0.0% Asian. In Fredonia, 9.6% of the citizens are veterans. In Fredonia, 11.8% do not have health insurance, 18.9% have some form of disability, 8.5% consider themselves widows, and 22.6% live in poverty.
The overall cost of living can be a major factor in determining which location is the best fit for you or your loved one’s needs. Fredonia has a median home value of about $63,002 and the median cost of rent is about $648 per month per month. The rent burden for Fredonia is around 15.1% of the average monthly income.
In terms of resources, Kansas has a cost of living index of 89.7, a grocery index rating of 91.9, and a housing index rating of 73.8. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. In terms of personal well-being, Kansas ranks 33rd in healthcare and 22nd in quality of life compared to other states. In total, Kansas has 144 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 2,912,321 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center. Residents of Kansas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 8th in the United States.
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 Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Kansas there are 279 masonic lodges. In Kansas, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. During the latest presidential election, 57% voted for the Republican candidate while 36% voted for the Democratic candidate.
During the winter, the average temperature in Kansas drops to around 32F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Kansas is around 76F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54F during the month of June. The average air quality index rating in Kansas is 36.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 46.4 AQI. Kansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 72%. On average, the state receives 2.55 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.73 inches. While residents of Kansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Kansas can include tornadoes, floods, and and earthquakes (high).
The state of Kansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Eastern Red Cedar, Moonseed, Sassafras, and Sycamore. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Prairie Dog, the Beaver, the Woodchuck, or the Cottontail. The state animal of Kansas is the American Buffalo.