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Senior housing types near Independence, KS

  • Country Place Senior Living

    Country Place Senior Living

    2120 N 13th Street, Independence, KS 67301
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    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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  • Asbury Village

    Asbury Village

    3800 Asbury Dr, Coffeyville, KS 67337
    (1)
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    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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  • Country Place Senior Living

    Country Place Senior Living

    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 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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  • Brookdale Bartlesville North

    Brookdale Bartlesville North

    5420 Southeast Adams Boulevard, Bartlesville, OK 74006
    (5)
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    Custom Care Plans From the moment you set foot in our assisted living community in Tulsa, Oklahoma, you will get the feeling you are finally home. This brand new chapter of your life offers you a unique opportunity to embrace personalized care, beautiful accommodations and a community calendar full...

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  • Brookdale Bartlesville South

    Brookdale Bartlesville South

    3737 Southeast Camelot Drive, Bartlesville, OK 74006
    (4)
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    Balancing Care and Independence They say first impressions are everything, and we think you are going to love the first impression you get when you arrive at our assisted living community in Tulsa, Oklahoma. From the warm and friendly care team and cheerful residents to the elegant accommodations...

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  • Vintage Park at Eureka

    Vintage Park at Eureka

    1820 E River St, Eureka, KS 67045
    (1)
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    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 needed,...

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  • Brookdale Claremore

    Brookdale Claremore

    1605 North Highway 88, Claremore, OK 74017
    (9)
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    Redefine Independence When you decide to make your home here, you are doing more than joining a friendly assisted living and memory care community—you’re becoming a member of the family. Tucked in a beautiful building in Claremore, Oklahoma, you can wake up each day surrounded by an inspiring group...

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  • Homestead of Owasso

    Homestead of Owasso

    14701 E 86th St N, Owasso, OK 74055
    (5)
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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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  • Brookdale Owasso

    Brookdale Owasso

    12807 East 86th Place North, Owasso, OK 74055
    (11)
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    If you decide you join our assisted living community in Owasso, Oklahoma, get ready to say a forever farewell to things like sweeping the floor, washing the dishes and doing the laundry. Our team handles everything from cooking and cleaning to property maintenance and more so you are free as a bird...

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  • Country Place Senior Living

    Country Place Senior Living

    820 S Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
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    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 Webb City

    Bristol Manor of Webb City

    1803 N Main Street/ Highway D, Webb City, MO 64870
    (1)
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    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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  • Canoe Brook Assisted Living

    Canoe Brook Assisted Living

    20102 East Admiral Place, Catoosa, OK 74015
    (6)
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    Canoe Brook of Catoosa is a senior living community located in the hilly city of Catoosa, Rogers County, Oklahoma. Catoosa is a beautiful place to live and a scenic city to call home. Canoe Brook of Catoosa provides dedicated 24-hour nurses on staff available to our residents to ensure their highest...

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  • Alderbrook Village

    Alderbrook Village

    402 E Windsor Rd, Arkansas City, KS 67005
    (1)
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    Alderbrook Village Provides a Resident-Centered Approach that Celebrates the Life of Each of our Residents Welcome to Arkansas City’s finest assisted living community and to the many exciting choices available to you at Alderbrook Village. In our community the amenities and supportive options are...

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  • Homestead of Augusta

    Homestead of Augusta

    1611 Fairway Drive, Augusta, KS 67010
    (2)
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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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  • Webwood Assisted Living

    Webwood Assisted Living

    1640 Waldo Hatler Drive, Neosho, MO 64850
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    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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  • Bristol Manor of Carthage

    Bristol Manor of Carthage

    2131 S River Street, Carthage, MO 64836
    (2)
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    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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  • TrustedKare

    TrustedKare

    5709 S 66th East Ave, Tulsa, OK 74145
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    TrustedKare Residential Care Home is a licensed "Residential Care and Assisted Living Facility" located in south Tulsa, Oklahoma. TrustedKare has operated in the same location, under the same ownership for over eight years. Ms. McNeill has over 28 years of experience in caring for our elders. She...

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  • Brookdale Tulsa Midtown

    Brookdale Tulsa Midtown

    5211 South Lewis Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74105
    (33)
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    The Golden Years If you are ready to trade in a life of fear, worry and stress for one rich in quality care, beautiful accommodations, an exciting community calendar and some of the most interesting men and women you’ve ever met, look no further. Nestled among the trees overlooking the beautiful...

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  • Bristol Manor of Lamar

    Bristol Manor of Lamar

    603 E 17th Street, Lamar, MO 64759
    (1)
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    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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  • The Courtyards at The Ambassador Memory Care Assisted Living

    The Courtyards at The Ambassador Memory Care Assisted Living

    1380 E 61st St, Tulsa, OK 74136
    (10)
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    Ambassador Courtyards Assisted Living & Memory Care is the perfect choice for seniors looking for an apartment home setting, with supportive staff available 24 hours a day to assist with personal needs. Our team recognizes that each resident has individual needs and we are committed to doing...

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  • Via Christi Village Ponca City

    Via Christi Village Ponca City

    1601 Academy Road, Ponca City, OK 74604
    (3)
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    Only a mere 20 minutes south of the state line, Via Christi Village in Ponca City, Okla., offers a marvelous mix of pioneer spirit and modern lifestyles. Freedom of choice at the Village means choosing from 53 spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans in assisted living, or 10 beautiful two-...

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  • Green Tree Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Green Tree Assisted Living & Memory Care

    4402 S 129th West Ave, Sand Springs, OK 74063
    (9)
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    Green Tree Assisted Living, located in the Tulsa, Oklahoma suburb of Sand Springs, is a three story, 60-unit licensed assisted living residence. Green Tree overlooks the wooded hillsides of western Tulsa and offers the largest apartments of any local assisted living operator. Green Tree is an...

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  • Aberdeen Heights Assisted Living

    Aberdeen Heights Assisted Living

    7220 S Yale Ave, Tulsa, OK 74136
    (18)
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    Welcome to Aberdeen Heights Assisted Living! Aberdeen Heights offers a warm and relaxed atmosphere that enables residents to maintain their independent lifestyle while receiving personalized assistance. Aberdeen Heights is located on Yale near medical facilities and numerous services and is an ideal...

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  • Beehive Homes of Broken Arrow

    Beehive Homes of Broken Arrow

    3200 W Washington St, Broken Arrow, OK 74012
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    We aim to improve quality of life and ensure safety to our residents. We offer 24-hour on-site care staff. Our focus is on our residents and their families. Our dedicated care team at BeeHive is happy to welcome you to our hive.

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  • Legend at Mingo Road

    Legend at Mingo Road

    7902 S Mingo Rd, Tulsa, OK 74133
    (8)
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    We are committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. Our professional and personalized services are designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We are dedicated to those who entrust their housing and service needs to us. At Legend at Mingo Road, we...

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  • The Linden at Stonehaven Square

    The Linden at Stonehaven Square

    10802 E 81st St, Tulsa, OK 74133
    (3)
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    At The Linden at Stonehaven Square, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi. All meals are...

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  • Brookdale Tulsa South

    Brookdale Tulsa South

    8231 South Mingo Road, Tulsa, OK 74133
    (20)
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    Embrace Your Golden Years If you are passionate about making the most of your golden years, you are going to love being a part of our assisted living community in Tulsa, Oklahoma. We handle all the household chores, from cooking and cleaning to laundry and lawn maintenance, so you can spend more...

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  • Creekside Village

    Creekside Village

    1500 E Bradley Ave, Ponca City, OK 74604
    (2)
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    Creekside Village Provides a Resident-Centered Approach that Celebrates the Life of Each of our Residents Creekside Village is an assisted living community in Ponca City, OK dedicated to meeting the needs of senior adults who desire or require varying degrees of assistance with activities of daily...

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  • Legend at Tulsa Hills

    Legend at Tulsa Hills

    701 W 71st St, Tulsa, OK 74132
    (10)
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    Legend is an assisted living and memory care residence committed to providing quality services in an inviting, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We remain dedicated to those who entrust their housing and...

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  • Brookdale Cedar Ridge

    Brookdale Cedar Ridge

    10107 South Garnett Road, Broken Arrow, OK 74011
    (21)
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    A Life Worth Living Tucked away in an idyllic, rural setting in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, you will have a community that offers you everything you need to embrace a life worth living. You have easy access to medical offices and hospitals, as well as local dining and shopping. You can even admire the...

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  • Brookdale Broken Arrow

    Brookdale Broken Arrow

    4001 South Aspen Avenue, Broken Arrow, OK 74011
    (36)
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    Always Something to Do Located in a peaceful setting in a quiet neighborhood, you can enjoy an active and vibrant lifestyle here in our assisted living and memory care community. Our convenient location in northeastern Oklahoma puts you just a short drive away from some of the best local shopping,...

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  • Bristol Manor of Nevada

    Bristol Manor of Nevada

    401 E Walnut Street, Nevada, MO 64772
    (2)
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    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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  • The Mapleton of Andover

    The Mapleton of Andover

    1419 W Central Ave, Andover, KS 67002
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    At The Mapleton we understand that feeling at home is more than simply having a beautiful place to stay; it’s about being in a place where you feel connected to family, friends and community. We want each of our residents to feel that the entire Mapleton home is an extension of their own living...

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  • Andover Court

    Andover Court

    721 W 21st St, Andover, KS 67002
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    At Andover Court, located in Andover, Kansas, you will discover a senior living community dedicated to providing the ideal atmosphere for your retirement. With tastefully decorated interiors, outstanding services and amenities and personalized attention from our associates, our residents are proud...

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  • Emporia Place

    Emporia Place

    1200 West 12th, Emporia, KS 66801
    (21)
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    Emporia Place is a premiere assisted living community located in the quaint town of Emporia, Kansas. Full of small town charm, Emporia is located between the two major metropolitan areas of Topeka and Wichita. Home to Emporia State University and Flint Hills Technical College, Emporia is a thriving...

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  • Brookdale Derby

    Brookdale Derby

    1709 East Walnut Grove Road, Derby, KS 67037
    (10)
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    A Rich and Full Retirement Prepare to discover a rich and full retirement here in our assisted living community in Derby, Kansas. You will love the intimate, single-story building that provides you with endless opportunities to explore new hobbies and make new friends. Because we handle all the...

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  • Regent Park Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Regent Park Assisted Living & Memory Care

    10600 E 13th St, Wichita, KS 67206
    (2)
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    Regent Park is excited to provide more choices for those seeking an assisted living and memory care residence. We are committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. Our professional and personalized services are designed to enhance the quality of life for those we...

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  • Chaucer Estates

    Chaucer Estates

    10550 East 21st Street N, Wichita, KS 67206
    (19)
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    Chaucer Estates offers apartments for the young-at-heart and our residents love it here. Our community was built in 1998 and is managed by the family-owned company Senior Lifestyle Corporation. The number of smiles you see in the hall and dining area show just how happy our family is. Located in...

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  • Brookdale Tallgrass

    Brookdale Tallgrass

    8600 East 21st Street North, Wichita, KS 67206
    (18)
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    The Good Life When you decide to join our assisted living community in Wichita, Kansas, prepare to enjoy more time freedom than ever. This is a place that provides you with everything some spacious private accommodations and inviting common rooms to personalized care and more, but we also handle all...

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  • Stratford Home

    Stratford Home

    1425 N Stratford Lane, Wichita, KS 67206
    (4)
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    Stratford Home is a home plus facility located on the East side of Wichita, Ks. The home, itself, was built in 1964 in a quiet community located near several ammenties. The facility was remodeled in 2011 to accomodate the needs of elderly persons seeking a home-like atmosphere and help with daily...

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  • Divine Care Homes

    Divine Care Homes

    5319 S. Spruce, Wichita, KS 67216
    (2)
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    DIVINE CARE HOMES LLC 'Taking Care To The Highest Level' At Divine Care Homes LLC we are a family committed to 'Taking Care To The Highest Level' . Our home is your home! As a Nurse with over 10 years experience working in Geriatrics, I saw a need for better quality of care for our elderly. The...

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  • Via Christi Village Georgetown

    Via Christi Village Georgetown

    1655 S Georgetown St, Wichita, KS 67218
    (9)
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    Ascension Living Via Christi Village Georgetown is a vibrant Independent Living and Assisted Living community located in Wichita, Kansas, where a wide variety of museums, shops, and theaters can be found. Spacious one and two-bedroom apartments are available in a gated community for privacy and...

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  • Sedgwick Plaza

    Sedgwick Plaza

    2455 North Woodlawn, Wichita, KS 67220
    (36)
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    Enjoy countless opportunities to connect, grow and live up to your full potential. Sedgwick Plaza offers exceptional personal care and support that suits the individual lifestyles and personal needs of each and every resident. Sedgwick Plaza is more than senior living - it's a way of life. Sedgwick...

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  • Rosewood Cottage

    Rosewood Cottage

    5516 Polo Drive, Wichita, KS 67208
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    Rosewood Cottage is a newly renovated Residential Care Home located in a quiet and safe neighborhood in Wichita, KS. The Rosewood Team is dedicated to residents and their families, placing the most utmost priority on resident dignity and respect, individualized resident-centered care and community...

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  • Homestead of Wellington

    Homestead of Wellington

    500 N Plum St, Wellington, KS 67152
    (1)
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    Homestead of Wellington is a senior care community that offers residents high quality assisted living in Wellington, KS. What is assisted living? Assisted living is for those who can no longer live on their own, but do not require 24-hour care. Homestead of Wellington offers many services and...

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  • Via Christi Village McLean

    Via Christi Village McLean

    777 N Mclean Blvd, Wichita, KS 67203
    (3)
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    COMMUNITY OVERVIEW Minutes from downtown in West Wichita and just a stone’s throw from the Arkansas River, Via Christi Village is one of the most popular senior living communities in the area. As a continuing care retirement community, we offer all living choices on our campus, including independent...

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  • KMH

    KMH

    402 S Martinson St, Wichita, KS 67213
    (9)
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    Vibrant Living, Valued Principles Welcome to completely new thinking in a senior living community. Vibrant living is part of every floor plan and valued principles is the foundational promise to every resident. KMH is proud to offer the following services at our newly renovated community:...

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  • Concordia of Bella Vista

    Concordia of Bella Vista

    1 Concordia Dr, Bella Vista, AR 72715
    (4)
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    As a trusted landmark in northwest Arkansas for almost 50 years, Concordia of Bella Vista is deeply committed to providing an enjoyable and fulfilling lifestyle for each of our independent living residents. Perched high on a ridge overlooking Little Sugar and Tanyard Creeks, Concordia of Bella Vista...

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  • Vintage Park at Ottawa

    Vintage Park at Ottawa

    2250 S. Elm, Ottawa, KS 66067
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    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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  • Vintage Park at Osawatomie

    Vintage Park at Osawatomie

    1520 Parker, Osawatomie, KS 66064
    (1)
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    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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Independence, Kansas

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities provide care, supervision, and social opportunities to persons around 65 years of age or older. Assisted living communities often provide supervision of care, aid with daily activities, and chances for leisurely activity. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide respite, hospice, or "aging in place". In Kansas, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $53,670 . The state of Kansas maintains a number of provisions associated with this kind of community. The Secretary of Aging and Disability Services licenses this type of community. 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. 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 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, The agreement describes the services that will be provided, and communities must develop a negotiated service agreement for each resident. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include residents must have input into the selection of food served and the timing of meals, therapeutic diets are provided if included in the negotiated service agreement, and menus must be planned based on The Dietary Guidelines for Americans. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medications may be administered by community staff, medication regimens are reviewed at least quarterly, and self-administer medications. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Home and Community-Based Services waivers,. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include dental, other services needed to support residents' health and safety, housekeeping, and personal care.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Independence, 20.6% live in poverty, 17.4% have some form of disability, 8.3% are widowed, and 60.1% participate in the labor force. Of the population of Independence 28.0% have a high-school diploma, 6.5% have a graduate degree, and 19.9% have a college degree. Demographically, Independence is 1.1% Native American, 0.4% other or not specified, 7.0% Hispanic, 85.5% white, 2.1% Asian, 3.7% mixed race, 6.6% black, and 0.6% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Independence, 10.0% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 48.2% are female and 51.8% are male. The median age of Independence is 37 years old. Independence has a population density of 439 people per square mile.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be the major factor in deciding what care option meets the needs of your loved one. Independence has a median home value of about $69,587 and the median cost of rent is about $676 per month per month. The rent burden for Independence is around 16.1% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

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. The natural beauty of Kansas is ranked 8th in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, Kansas has a cost of living index rating of 90, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 74. In terms of personal well-being, Kansas ranks 33rd in healthcare and 22nd in quality of life compared to other states.

Social demographics of the state

In Kansas, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In terms of diversity, Kansas ranks 25th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 36% of Kansas residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. Thirty-seven percent of Kansas residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 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.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Kansas is around 76F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54F in the month of June. 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. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12F in the month of January. Kansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of December. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.73 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.55 inches of precipitation a month. 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. 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).

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 Osage Orange, Sycamore, Bur Oak, and Moonseed. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Skink, the Cottontail, the Prairie Dog, or the Muskrat. The state animal of Kansas is the American Buffalo.