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Senior housing types near Topeka, KS

  • Atria Hearthstone

    Atria Hearthstone

    3415 Southwest 6th Avenue, Topeka, KS 66606
    (54)
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    Atria Hearthstone East in Topeka is a senior community with a warm, family-style atmosphere. The beautiful, three-acre campus—shared with Atria Hearthstone West—offers lovely area for walks and for relaxing with friends. Atria Hearthstone East is conveniently located to nearby shopping...

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  • Legend at Capital Ridge

    Legend at Capital Ridge

    1931 SW Arvonia Pl, Topeka, KS 66615
    (16)
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    Legend at Capital Ridge 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...

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  • Oak Creek Senior Living

    Oak Creek Senior Living

    3224 SW 29th St, Topeka, KS 66614
    (1)
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  • Topeka Presbyterian Manor

    4712 SW 6th Ave, Topeka, KS 66606
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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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  • 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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  • Vintage Park at Holton

    Vintage Park at Holton

    410 Juniper Dr, Holton, KS 66436
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    Vintage Park at Holton 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 Holton offers supportive assistance when and where it is needed,...

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  • Vintage Park at Osage City

    Vintage Park at Osage City

    1403 Laing St, Osage City, KS 66523
    (3)
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    What a bustling little community you will find this to be. Their doors are always welcome to anyone who wishes to stop by for a visit. They host an annual garage sale, car show, Easter egg hunt, and many dinners and parties throughout the year. With all this going on, Jodi Smith, Director even finds...

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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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  • Homestead of Eudora

    Homestead of Eudora

    2725 Church St, Eudora, KS 66025
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    The expert staff at Homestead of Eudora is here to help you and your family find the best possible care solution. Our senior living team will begin by assessing you or your loved one’s particular needs in order to match you to the correct level of care. We provide different levels of care to meet...

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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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  • Vintage Park at Wamego

    Vintage Park at Wamego

    1607 Fourth Street, Wamego, KS 66547
    (2)
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    Vintage Park at Wamego is an assisted living community providing excellent care and a high quality of life for our residents. Located in the vibrant and progressive city of Wamego, Kansas residents enjoy access to the luxuries that come with being near a thriving city. Wamego boasts a beautiful...

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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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  • 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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  • Homestead of Leavenworth

    Homestead of Leavenworth

    5150 Hughes Rd, Leavenworth, KS 66048
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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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  • Twin Oaks Retirement Community

    Twin Oaks Retirement Community

    457 W Eisenhower Rd, Lansing, KS 66043
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    Twin Oaks Independent Living is designed to maintain individuality and independence. Our elegant community provides hospitality and a worry free lifestyle in a safe and secure environment. Interesting and exciting social, recreational and educational activities and events are part of our everyday...

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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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  • Vintage Park at Atchison

    Vintage Park at Atchison

    1301 N Fourth St, Atchison, KS 66002
    (2)
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    Vintage Park at Atchison 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 Atchison offers supportive assistance when and where it is...

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  • Anthology of Olathe

    Anthology of Olathe

    101 W 151st St, Olathe, KS 66061
    (16)
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    In America’s heartland, where sprawling fields of grass and wheat sway under gentle blue skies, sprouts a new kind of senior living community in South Olathe, Kansas. In this friendly city, residents of Anthology of Olathe are encouraged to live aspirationally by welcoming neighbors and kind,...

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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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  • Bristol Manor of Weston

    Bristol Manor of Weston

    178 Walnut Street, Weston, MO 64098
    (3)
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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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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • RestWell Home Plus

    RestWell Home Plus

    508 Union St, Oskaloosa, KS 66066
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  • Benton House of Lenexa

    Benton House of Lenexa

    22000 Prairie Star Pkwy, Lenexa, KS 66220
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  • Lawrence Presbyterian Manor

    1429 Kasold Dr, Lawrence, KS 66049
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  • Hillside Village of Desoto

    33600 W 85th Street, DeSoto, KS 66018
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  • Heritage Avonlea of Olathe

    625 N Lincoln St, Olathe, KS 66061
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  • Homestead of Shawnee

    16207 Midland Dr, Shawnee, KS 66217
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  • Meadowlark Hills

    2121 Meadowlark Rd., Manhattan, KS 66502
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Topeka, Kansas

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities offer residential communities and assistance to people who might need a helping hand with everyday activities such as mobility or showering. Services offered often involve help with activities of daily living. Occupants may be kept under observation and evaluation. In certain situations, communities may provide "aging in place", hospice, or respite. In Kansas, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $53,670 . Kansas maintains specific regulations associated with this kind of community. The Secretary of Aging and Disability Services certifies this community type. 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. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to assure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as The agreement describes the parties responsible for payment when services are provides by an outside agency, communities must develop a negotiated service agreement for each resident, If the resident requires health care services, a licensed nurse must develop a health care service plan, and The agreement describes the service provider. 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 housekeeping, wellness and health monitoring, personal care, and health care services based on an assessment by a licensed nurse. 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 each time the resident experiences a significant change in condition, and self-administer medications. 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.

Cost of Living

The community where a community is located might have a significant effect on the price of care. Cost of living can be a big influence when choosing which community works for you or your loved one's needs. The sales tax in Topeka is 6.50%. Topeka has a median home value of $100,074 and the median cost of rent is about $813 per month. The rent burden for Topeka is about 15.5% of the average person's monthly income.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those who have chronic illness or those needing long-term care, proximity to medical communities is a significant determinant when deciding which senior care community best fits your loved ones needs. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Topeka which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Topeka include University Of Kansas Health System St Francis Campus, Stormont Vail Hospital, and Freedom Behavioral Hospital Of Topeka Llc..

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The humidity, air quality, and air temperature of a location may have a considerable influence on the well-being of you or your loved one. During the summertime, the temperature in Topeka is approximately 79F. The summer high temperature peaks at approximately 93F during the month of July. The summer low drops to roughly 65F during the month of June. Over the winter, the average air temperature falls to roughly 34F. The highest winter temperature will rise to roughly 49F during the month of February. The lowest winter temperature is approximately 19 F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Topeka is around 43.5. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index rating is at its max during December at about 52.1. 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. Topeka has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. Monthly, Topeka gets about 3 inches of precipitation. The most rain usually happens in May with an average of 6 inches during the month. Topeka gets an average of 15.60 inches of snow. On average, the humidity rating for Topeka is roughly 70%. Humidity levels peak during the month of June at around 72%.

Demographics and Values

In Topeka, 9.7% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Topeka is considered unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. The current population of Topeka is shrinking at a rate of -0.005%. Topeka has a population density of 795 people per square mile. During the last presidential election, 44.2% voted Democrat, 9.0% voted for a third party candidate, and 46.8% voted Republican in Shawnee county. In terms of crime, Topeka has 51.9 property crimes per 1000 residents and 6.2 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Out of the total population of Topeka, 16.7% live in poverty, 7.2% consider themselves widows, 63.0% participate in the labor force, and 10.8% do not have health insurance. Based on gender, 52.1% are female and 47.9% are male. In Topeka, 29.2% of the population are over the age of 55, 11.6% are over the age of 60, 6.1% are over the age of 70, and 5.1% are over the age of 80. The median age of Topeka is 37 years old. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Topeka 14.4% practice Catholicism, 11.3% practice another Christian faith, and 6.0% are Baptists. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Topeka, out of the total population 0.2% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.1% practice Islam. In Topeka, 51.9% are nonbelievers. Demographically, Topeka is 5.4% mixed race, 14.3% Hispanic, 1.5% Asian, 78.9% white, 0.8% Native American, 2.9% other or not specified, 10.4% black, and 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In terms of education, 28.2% have a college degree, 31.4% have a high-school diploma, and 10.8% have a graduate degree.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

In terms of personal well-being, Kansas ranks 33rd in healthcare and 22nd in quality of life compared to other states. Based on natural beauty, Kansas ranks 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. 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

The state of Kansas ranks 25th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 37, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 36% of Kansas residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. In terms of religion, 37% of Kansas residents attend religious services among the 4,782 different congregations that are available in the state. 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

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

Wildlife to be found in Kansas

The state of Kansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Sycamore, Sugarberry, Bur Oak, and Eastern Red Cedar. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Cottontail, the Beaver, the Woodchuck, or the Prairie Dog. The state animal of Kansas is the American Buffalo.