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Senior housing types near Olathe, KS

  • Homestead of Olathe

    Homestead of Olathe

    751 North Somerset Terrace, Olathe, KS 66062
    (24)
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    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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  • Travanse Living at Olathe

    Travanse Living at Olathe

    101 W 151st Street, Olathe, KS 66061
    (16)
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    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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  • Aberdeen Village a CCRC

    17500 West 119th Street, Olathe, KS 66061
    (8)
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    Aberdeen Village is an assisted living community located in welcoming city of Olathe, KS. Our unique community is situated on 35 lush green acres filled with shade trees, a beautiful pond and paved walking paths. Olathe has the ideal mix of city amenities and small-town hospitality, making this a...

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  • Benton House of Olathe NOW OPEN

    Benton House of Olathe NOW OPEN

    15700 W 151st St, Olathe, KS 66062
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  • Sunrise of Overland Park

    Sunrise of Overland Park

    12500 West 135th Street, Overland Park, KS 66221
    (35)
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    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 College View

    Silvercrest College View

    13600 W 110th Terrace, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Silvercrest at College View is an exciting new concept in Senior Community Living with lots of variety and amenities to choose from. Our unique and beautiful brand new buildings are contemporary and do not look like the traditional retirement or Assisted Living community. Large spacious floor to...

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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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  • Rose Estates

    Rose Estates

    12700 Antioch Road, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (21)
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    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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Vintage Park at Gardner

    Vintage Park at Gardner

    869 Juniper Terrace, Gardner, KS 66030
    (4)
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    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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  • Brookdale Overland Park

    Brookdale Overland Park

    12000 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66209
    (29)
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    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)
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    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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  • Bickford of Overland Park

    Bickford of Overland Park

    10665 Barkley Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (44)
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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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  • The Healthcare Resort of Leawood

    The Healthcare Resort of Leawood

    5401 W 143rd St, Leawood, KS 66223
    (12)
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    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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  • Park Meadows Senior Living

    5901 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
    (79)
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    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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  • Our Home Senior Care

    Our Home Senior Care

    5745 Rosehill Rd, Shawnee, KS 66216
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Privately owned and operated Home Plus Assisted Living and Memory Care in the Shawnee area of Johnson County. We are smaller community compared to others, but our biggest feature is our community provides the one on one direct personal support, while receiving quality care. Whether it is a long term...

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  • Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    9201 Foster St, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (41)
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    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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  • 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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  • Brookdale Rosehill

    Brookdale Rosehill

    12802 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66216
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Putting More Life in Senior Living You should never have to spend your senior years hoping something fun and exciting comes along to invorigate your spirit and nourish your mind. Here at our assisted living and skilled nursing and rehabilitation community, you can enjoy quality care without...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Kingswood Senior Living

    Kingswood Senior Living

    10000 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64114
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Kingswood is where you can live the life you love. Here you have maintenance-free living, great friends and neighbors, and a full continuum of care should you ever need it. All in the heart of Kansas City, and all at a great value. The Courtyards at Kingswood are designed for those who need...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    7105 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208
    (26)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Brighton Gardens provides assisted living in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. Our Healthcare neighborhood emphasizes resident care and dignity in private or shared...

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  • Bickford at Mission Springs

    Bickford at Mission Springs

    5350 W. 61st Place, Mission, KS 66205
    (28)
    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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  • Delaware Highlands

    Delaware Highlands

    12600 Delaware Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66109
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Delaware Highlands Assisted Living is focused on providing assisted living services for the low to moderate income senior adult. Delaware Highlands offers a warm home-like setting for all our residents. We provide affordable assisted living in a compassionate, caring manner so that senior adults...

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  • The Healthcare Resort of Kansas City

    The Healthcare Resort of Kansas City

    8900 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66112
    (10)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Healthcare Resort of Kansas City is a new, upscale assisted living community located in Kansas City, KS. Kansas City is located in Wyandotte County and is home to over 146,000 people. Kansas City is a bustling and busy city with restaurants, sports events and shopping. Residents can enjoy going...

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  • Country Place Senior Living of Basehor

    Country Place Senior Living of Basehor

    15707 Pinehurst Drive, Basehor, KS 66007
    (11)
    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 Basehor community. Country Place has maintained a respected reputation as a leader in the assisted living industry. Our residences...

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  • Victory Hills

    Victory Hills

    1900 North 70th Street, Kansas City, KS 66102
    (26)
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    Discover a distinctive difference in senior living at Victory Hills. Our community offers independent living and assisted living options for a lifestyle with activities tailored to your specific desires and needs. At Victory Hills, we're committed to making a positive difference in the lives of...

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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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  • Vintage Park at Louisburg

    Vintage Park at Louisburg

    202 Rogers Rd, Louisburg, KS 66053
    (2)
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    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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  • Bickford of Raytown

    Bickford of Raytown

    9110 East 63rd Street, Raytown, MO 64133
    (25)
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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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  • Benton House of Raymore

    Benton House of Raymore

    2100 Johnston Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (7)
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    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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  • 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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  • SummitView Terrace

    SummitView Terrace

    12101 East Bannister Road, Kansas City, MO 64138
    (31)
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    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 Raymore

    Bristol Manor of Raymore

    604 E Sunrise Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (8)
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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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  • 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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  • Vintage Park at Tonganoxie

    Vintage Park at Tonganoxie

    120 W 8th St, Tonganoxie, KS 66086
    (3)
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    Vintage Park at Tonganoxie is a beautiful assisted living community located in the growing community of Tonganoxie, Kansas. Tonganoxie is well known throughout the state for providing a high quality of life for residents including a low crime rate, high quality educational opportunities, peaceful...

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  • Vintage Park at Paola

    Vintage Park at Paola

    601 N East St, Paola, KS 66071
    (2)
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    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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  • John Knox Village

    John Knox Village

    1001 Northwest Murray Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (34)
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    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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  • Senior Star at Wexford Place

    Senior Star at Wexford Place

    6500 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151
    (74)
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    Welcome to Senior Star at Wexford Place! Wexford Place is an independent living, assisted living, and state-of-the-art memory support community located in the heart of "The Northland" in Kansas City, Miissouri. It's a community filled with friendship and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of purpose...

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  • The Atrium at Overland Park

    7300 W 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (20)
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    At the Atrium in Overland Park, Kansas, you will feel like you have just entered a resort-like paradise. The large, elegant campus is covered with beautiful trees and plants, while also being within minutes of excellent shopping and entertainment venues. You will never want to leave our impressive...

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  • Addington Place of Prairie Village

    2700 Somerset Dr, Prairie Village, KS 66206
    (35)
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    Beautiful Addington Place of Prairie Village is located in Prairie Village, Kansas and can be a wonderful resting home for your elderly parent. We truly understand how difficult it can be for you to find the right spot for your parent to live if they can no longer live on their own. When choosing...

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  • Blessed Homes

    305 E 63rd St, Kansas City, MO 64113
    (8)
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    Blessed Homes is a senior care home located in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass counties, Kansas, MO. Loving caregivers provide assistance to seniors in a group home setting. Renowned musical styles Kansas City Jazz and Blues were created here in the 18th and Vine Neighborhood. Kansas City played a...

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  • The Village at Carroll Park

    5301 Harry Truman Drive, Grandview, MO 64030
    (9)
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    Here at the Village at Carroll Park in Grandview, MO we assist seniors with daily needs and task. We have activities to keep them engaged, healthy, moving and social. We try to make sure they continue to have well rounded lives just as they did before coming here. We provide meals for all of our...

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Olathe, Kansas

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is a residential living community which provides support, care, and assistance to independent seniors who do not require skilled nursing services. The services offered often include help with ADLs. Occupants may be kept under observation and assessment. Under certain circumstances, facilities may provide skilled nursing, continuing care, or respite. In Kansas, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $53,670 . Kansas maintains a number of provisions related to this type of facility. The Secretary of Aging and Disability Services licenses this type of facility. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include therapeutic diets are provided if included in the negotiated service agreement, menus must be planned based on The Dietary Guidelines for Americans, and residents must have input into the selection of food served and the timing of meals. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication regimens are revewed each time the resident experiences a significant change in condition, medications may be administered by facility staff, and self-administer medications. 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, planned activities, personal care, and other services needed to support residents' health and safety. 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 service provider, facilities must develop a negotiated service agreement for each resident, and The agreement describes the services that will be provided. 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.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air temperature, air quality, and humidity of a destination can have a considerable influence on the overall health of your loved one. The average humidity level for Olathe is around 59%. The average humidity levels are highest in December at around 65%. Olathe has a humid subtropical type of climate. Monthly, Olathe measures about 3 inches of precipitation. The most rain normally happens in May with an average of 6 inches during the month. For snowfall, Olathe receives an average of 13.20 inches of snow per year. In the summertime, Olathe is approximately 77°F. The summer high peaks at about 89°F during July. The low summer temperature drops to approximately 66°F in June. In the wintertime, the temperature in Olathe falls to approximately 34°F. The winter high gets to around 45°F in the month of February. The lowest winter temperature is about 22 °F during the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Olathe is about 38.7. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score reaches its max in the month of August at about 55.4. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to medical facilities is an important consideration when deciding the best destination. The top hospitals that service Olathe include Olathe Medical Center and Cottonwood Springs Llc.. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Olathe which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is determined by the destination where it is located. The sales tax in Olathe is 6.50%. The median monthly cost for rent in Olathe is about $1,449 and the median value for a house for Olathe is about $211,483. The rent burden for Olathe is about 17.1% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Olathe, 6.9% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Olathe is considered unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Olathe has a population density of 861 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Olathe consists of 137,472 people. The current population of Olathe is growing at a rate of 0.015%. Racially, the population of Olathe is 11.2% Hispanic, 1.2% other or not specified, 5.5% black, 84.9% white, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.3% Native American, 4.4% Asian, and 3.6% mixed race. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Olathe 19.5% practice Catholicism, 11.1% practice another Christian faith, and 7.8% are Methodists. In Olathe, 44.1% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Olathe, out of the total population 1.4% practice Judaism, 1.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.5% practice Islam. Out of the total city population, 50.5% are female and 49.5% are male. The median age of Olathe is 35 years old. In Olathe, 19.9% of the population are over the age of 55, 8.5% are over the age of 60, 4.3% are over the age of 70, and 2.0% are over the age of 80. During the previous presidential election, 46.7% voted Republican, 44.1% voted Democrat, and 9.1% voted for a third party candidate in Johnson county. Out of the total population of Olathe, 7.8% have some form of disability, 75.1% participate in the labor force, 8.3% do not have health insurance, and 6.1% live in poverty. Of the population of Olathe 16.2% have a graduate degree, 16.4% have a high-school diploma, and 47.2% have a college degree. In terms of crime, Olathe has 1.9 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 14.3 property crimes per 1000 residents.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Kansas citizen is ranked 22nd nation-wide. Additionally, Kansas is ranked 33rd by standards of healthcare. 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. Based on natural beauty, Kansas ranks 8th in the nation. There are 144 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 2,912,321 Kansas residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Kansas are University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center.

Social demographics of the state

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. In terms of diversity, Kansas ranks 25th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 57% of Kansas residents voted Republican and 36% voted Democrat. The median age in the state is 37, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

Kansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 72%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.73 inches. On average, the state receives 2.55 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 32°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12°F during the month of January. On average, Kansas has an air quality index rating of around 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 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 Sassafras, Moonseed, Pawpaw, and Chestnut Oak. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Cottontail, the Muskrat, the Woodchuck, or the Skink. The state animal of Kansas is the American Buffalo.