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Senior housing types near Paola, KS

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Vintage Park at Ottawa

    Vintage Park at Ottawa

    2250 S. Elm, Ottawa, KS 66067
    (2)
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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 Baldwin City

    Vintage Park at Baldwin City

    321 Crimson Avenue, Baldwin City, KS 66006
    (3)
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    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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  • 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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  • Sunrise of Overland Park

    Sunrise of Overland Park

    12500 West 135th Street, Overland Park, KS 66221
    (35)
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    At Sunrise of Overland Park, KS, we offer our residents and their families the best of both worlds in so many ways. Our senior living community is located close enough to Interstate 35 to make it accessible, but far enough from the hustle and bustle to allow our residents to retain the privacy they...

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  • Vintage Park at Stanley

    Vintage Park at Stanley

    14430 Metcalf, Overland Park, KS 66223
    (3)
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    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)
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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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  • 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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  • Silvercrest at Deercreek

    Silvercrest at Deercreek

    13060 South Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (28)
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    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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  • Brookdale Overland Park

    Brookdale Overland Park

    12000 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66209
    (30)
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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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  • Homestead of Leawood

    Homestead of Leawood

    12720 State Line Road, Leawood, KS 66209
    (10)
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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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  • Foxwood Springs

    Foxwood Springs

    1500 West Foxwood Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (12)
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    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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  • Silvercrest College View

    Silvercrest College View

    13600 W 110th Terrace, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (7)
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    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 Leawood

    Sunrise of Leawood

    11661 Granada, Leawood, KS 66211
    (41)
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    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Senior Star at Villa Ventura

    Senior Star at Villa Ventura

    12100 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145
    (45)
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    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 Lenexa

    Sunrise of Lenexa

    15055 West 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (42)
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    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Homestead of Lenexa

    Homestead of Lenexa

    8740 Caenen Lake Road, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (11)
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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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  • Vintage Park at Lenexa

    Vintage Park at Lenexa

    8710 Caenen Lake Rd, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (7)
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    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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  • 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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  • Brookdale Wornall Place

    Brookdale Wornall Place

    501 West 107th Street, Kansas City, MO 64114
    (18)
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    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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  • The Forum at Overland Park

    The Forum at Overland Park

    3509 West 95th Street, Overland Park, KS 66206
    (8)
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    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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  • Kingswood Senior Living

    Kingswood Senior Living

    10000 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64114
    (3)
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    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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  • Our Home Senior Care

    Our Home Senior Care

    5745 Rosehill Rd, Shawnee, KS 66216
    (2)
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    Privately owned and operated Home Plus Assisted Living and Memory Care in the Shawnee area of Johnson County. We are a 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...

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  • Brookdale Rosehill

    Brookdale Rosehill

    12802 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66216
    (5)
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    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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  • Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    7105 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208
    (27)
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    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)
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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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  • 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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  • Brandon Woods at Alvamar

    Brandon Woods at Alvamar

    1501 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS 66047
    (4)
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    Brandon Woods Retirement Community Brandon Woods Retirement Community is an assisted living community located in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County and home to about 88,000 people. Located along the Wakarusa and Kansas Rivers, residents will enjoy this beautiful college town with its park-like...

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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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  • The Windsor of Lawrence

    The Windsor of Lawrence

    3220 Peterson Rd, Lawrence, KS 66049
    (14)
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    The Windsor of Lawrence is a licensed assisted living and memory care residence committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We honor each resident's...

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  • Bristol Manor of Pleasant Hill

    Bristol Manor of Pleasant Hill

    2124 Highridge Drive, Pleasant Hill, MO 64080
    (6)
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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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  • 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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  • Bristol Manor of Butler

    Bristol Manor of Butler

    411 S Delaware Street, Butler, MO 64730
    (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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  • Country Place Senior Living of Basehor

    Country Place Senior Living of Basehor

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

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  • Delaware Highlands

    Delaware Highlands

    12600 Delaware Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66109
    (8)
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    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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  • 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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  • The Healthcare Resort of Kansas City

    The Healthcare Resort of Kansas City

    8900 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66112
    (10)
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    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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  • The Parkway Senior Living

    The Parkway Senior Living

    550 NE Napoleon Dr, Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (39)
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    Opened in 2015 - The Parkway Senior Living Community is the first continuing care community in the Blue Springs, Missouri area. The Parkway is designed for the convenience and satisfaction of residents. All services and amenities are provided with attentiveness and professionalism to ensure...

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  • Senior Star at Wexford Place

    Senior Star at Wexford Place

    6500 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151
    (75)
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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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  • Country Oak Village

    Country Oak Village

    101 Crossing Creek Drive, Grain Valley, MO 64029
    (13)
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    Country Oak Village is located in the town of Grain Valley just minutes from Kansas City. Country Oak Village mirrors that same small town feeling that you get from the residents of Grain Valley. Residents are treated like family and Country Oak Village becomes a home, not a facility. With its...

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  • Essex of Grain Valley

    Essex of Grain Valley

    401 Southwest Rock Creek Lane, Grain Valley, MO 64029
    (5)
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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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Paola, Kansas

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is a residential community which offers care, assistance, and supervision to medically stable persons who are not in need of skilled nursing services. Assisted living facilities commonly provide supervision of care, aid with the activities of daily life, and outings for organized activity. In some instances, facilities may provide hospice, "aging in place", or respite. In Kansas, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $53,670 . The state of Kansas has specific regulations associated with this kind of facility. The Secretary of Aging and Disability Services supervises 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 revewed each time the resident experiences a significant change in condition, and medications may be administered by facility staff. 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 offer a number of services. These include health care services based on an assessment by a licensed nurse, medical, social transportation, and supervised nursing care. The minimum number of residents for this facility type is 6. This type of facility 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 ensure 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 provised by an outside agency, If the resident requires health care services, a licensed nurse must develop a health care service plan, facilities must develop a negotiated service agreement for each resident, and The agreement describes the services that will be provided. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Home and Community-Based Services waivers,.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a senior care community is located can have a large influence on facility price. Cost of living can be a motivating factor when choosing which community meets the needs of you or your loved one's needs. The rent burden for Paola is around 16.5% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Paola is $124,294 and the median rent is $998 per month a month.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Paola, 15.0% have some form of disability, 5.9% do not have health insurance, 11.1% consider themselves widows, and 62.0% participate in the labor force. In Paola, 9.4% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Currently, the population of Paola consists of 5,378 people and in total the Paola metro area has a population of 5,580. Paola has a population density of 420 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 43.5% are male and 56.5% are female. The median age of Paola is 36 years old. Of the population of Paola 21.5% have a college degree, 8.9% have a graduate degree, and 36.6% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Paola is 4.9% Hispanic, 1.3% mixed race, 2.4% black, 94.9% white, 0.2% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.4% Asian, and 0.7% other or not specified.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

There are 144 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 2,912,321 Kansas residents. University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Residents of Kansas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 8th in the United States. 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. Overall, Kansas ranks 22nd in quality of life and 33rd in healthcare compared to other US states.

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

State-wide weather information

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. 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. The average humidity across the state is 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 72%. During the winter, the average temperature in Kansas drops to around 32°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12°F in the month of January. 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. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54°F during the month of June. 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 Sugarberry, Siberian Elm, Osage Orange, and Eastern Red Cedar. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Beaver, the Cottontail, the Muskrat, or the Prairie Dog. The state animal of Kansas is the American Buffalo.