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Senior housing types near Brownsville, KY

  • Charter Senior Living of Bowling Green

    Charter Senior Living of Bowling Green

    445 Middle Bridge Rd W, Bowling Green, KY 42103
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    Charter Senior Living's Mission Statement is, "To Enhance the Human Spirit" and they live by that mantra. Their Bowling Green location offers independent and assisted living options, all on the ground floor, with private patios, exterior entrances and has a total of 129 individual apartments. The...

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  • Bridgepointe at Village Manor

    Bridgepointe at Village Manor

    1800 Westen Street, Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (4)
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    At Village Manor, we offer a lifestyle unlike any other, complete with all the comforts and conveniences of apartment-home and campus-style living. As Bowling Green's only Continuing Care Retirement Community, our residents take comfort in knowing that our full range of healthcare services and...

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  • Morningside of Bowling Green

    Morningside of Bowling Green

    981 Campbell Lane, Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (7)
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    Located conveniently on Campbell Lane, Morningside of Bowling Green has provided a home-like atmosphere for seniors since 1999. We understand the uniqueness of each resident and promote continued independence through individualized service plans that address the physical, spiritual, intellectual,...

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  • Chandler Park Assisted Living

    Chandler Park Assisted Living

    2643 Chandler Drive, Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (5)
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    Located in the beautiful, historic city of Bowling Green, Kentucky, Chandler Park Assisted Living Community is the perfect place to call home. Bowling Green is a bustling city, with lots of history, and lots to do. Home to the GM Corvette Assembly Plant and the National Corvette Museum, the Historic...

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  • Willow Creek

    Willow Creek

    108 Diecks Dr, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (4)
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    Come home to Willow Creek's distinctive assisted living and memory care community in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Surrounded by warm Southern hospitality in the heart of Kentucky, you’ll be close to a unique shopping district and a wide variety of entertainment. And when you’re at home, you’ll find a...

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  • Atria Elizabethtown

    Atria Elizabethtown

    133 Heartland Drive, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (5)
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    At Atria Elizabethtown, a senior housing community in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, you'll find quiet, enjoyable senior living with excellent service from a dedicated staff. Nestled beside Freeman Lake, Atria Elizabethtown is your front-row seat to waterfront attractions including the Fourth of July...

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  • Bluegrass Assisted Living

    Bluegrass Assisted Living

    1108 Regency Way, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (12)
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    Our goal is to treat each client as an individual and ensure that the service plan that we create for them still allows the freedom, respect and dignity that they deserve. We strive to make our facility your home away from home, and to make the transition simple for each client and their family...

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  • Beehive Homes of Brandenburg

    Beehive Homes of Brandenburg

    103 Commerce Dr., Brandenburg, KY 40108
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    Quality service with a commitment to excellence, that is Bee Hive Homes! Bee Hive Homes feature family style living in a residential setting for those who do not require full time skilled nursing care. The Bee Hive home is a planned environment, allowing for ten to fourteen residents to enjoy a...

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  • Morningside of Gallatin

    Morningside of Gallatin

    1085 Hartsville Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066
    (3)
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    Located on scenic Hartsville Pike approximately one mile from Sumner Regional Medical Center, our charming 'town and country' community has been in Gallatin providing premier assisted living services for more than ten years. Our superior customer service, consistently high resident satisfaction...

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  • Brookdale Gallatin

    Brookdale Gallatin

    400 Hancock Street, Gallatin, TN 37066
    (15)
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    Finding Your Best Senior Life It’s time to trade your stress and chores for a new, relaxed lifestyle. It’s time to have more social connection, fewer worries, more life-enriching activities, and less stress. That’s what you’ll find here, in our assisted living community offering exceptional assisted...

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  • Morningside of Springfield

    Morningside of Springfield

    205 Westgate Drive, Springfield, TN 37172
    (2)
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    Morningside of Springfield offers both Independent and Assisted Living, with a variety of personalized service options based on each resident's individual needs. Our goal is to improve every single life we touch. We offer quality, loving care at an affordable price.

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  • Main Street

    Main Street

    674 East Main Street, Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (35)
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    Enjoy life on picturesque Main Street in Hendersonville – the city by the lake. As one of the fastest growing communities in Tennessee, Hendersonville has opportunities for everyone. Northeast of Nashville and convenient to interstate 65, Main Street Senior Living is close to restaurants, shopping,...

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  • Elmcroft of Hendersonville

    Elmcroft of Hendersonville

    1020 Carrington Pl, Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (31)
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    Lease in September and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your rent until 2022.*See our Sales Director for details. We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our...

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  • The Hearth at Hendersonville

    The Hearth at Hendersonville

    419 E Main St, Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (49)
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    The Hearth is proud to offer Viking Pure Solutions’ electrochemically activated cleaning and disinfecting systems for our residents in each of our communities! This revolutionary safe and effective cleaner provides protection for our residents, teams, and families providing state of the art cleaning...

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  • Clarendale at Indian Lake

    Clarendale at Indian Lake

    195 Indian Lake Blvd, Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (2)
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    Clarendale at Indian Lake is managed by Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company. Life Care Services ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the J.D. Power 2019 Senior Living Study and achieved the highest score in all seven study factors: resident services and activities; community staff; food and...

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  • Elite Elderly Care

    Elite Elderly Care

    101 Dale Ave, Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (6)
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    * Elite Elderly Care is a 24 hour care Residential Facility for the elderly * We are a 6-bed facility with 6 private rooms and 3 bathrooms * We accept both male and female residents * We are Family oriented with focus on personal attention and individualized care * Having a smaller home offers each...

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  • Brookdale Goodlettsville

    Brookdale Goodlettsville

    2025 Caldwell Drive, Goodlettsville, TN 37072
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    Building Your Best Life The relaxed senior living lifestyle that you’ve always dreamed of is still in reach. In fact, it’s waiting for you at our warm, vibrant community just north of Nashville. We are an assisted living community in beautiful Goodlettsville, Tennessee. Our thriving town offers all...

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  • Bluegrass Assisted Living III

    Bluegrass Assisted Living III

    107 Thruway Dr, Bardstown, KY 40004
    (14)
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    Bluegrass Assisted Living offers studio and one bedroom apartments, each with their own private bathroom complete with emergency pull cord.  Each apartment also has a kitchenette in which we provide a small refrigerator and a microwave.  Each apartment also has access to basic cable TV...

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  • Red Cedar Glen

    Red Cedar Glen

    202 Walton Ferry Road, Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (33)
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    Red Cedar Glen is a senior care community offering independent living and assisted living care services in Hendersonville, Tennessee. Hendersonville is a vibrant city just minutes from downtown Nashville. Named as one of the best ten cities for families by Family Circle Magazine, Hendersonville...

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  • Jubilee Hills Goodlettsville NOW OPEN

    Jubilee Hills Goodlettsville NOW OPEN

    322 Northcreek Blvd, Goodlettsville, TN 37072
    (10)
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    At Jubilee Hills Goodlettsville, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Goodlettsville area. Residents have many opportunities...

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  • Cadence Assisted Living

    Cadence Assisted Living

    94 Twin Hills Dr, Madison, TN 37115
    (41)
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    Call for our Current Specials!!! Cadence Rivergate is located in Madison, Tennessee. Our rich history, 150 years and counting, and promising future make Madison a great place to live, learn and worship. Today, Madison would hardly be recognized as the sleepy little town of only a generation ago. A...

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  • Symphony of Valley Farms

    Symphony of Valley Farms

    10201 Valley Farms Rd, Louisville, KY 40272
    (30)
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    Living Options at Symphony at Valley Farms Symphony at Valley Farms provides a full range of exceptional senior living options in Louisville, Kentucky. We expect that anyone looking for all the comforts of home, but none of the hassles that come with home ownership, will be delighted with what...

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  • The Pavilion Senior Living at Carthage

    The Pavilion Senior Living at Carthage

    130 Lebanon Hwy, Carthage, TN 37030
    (6)
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    The Carthage Pavilion Assisted Living opened our community in September of 2015. Our staff have a combined of 25 plus years in senior living experience. We are locally owned and operated. We are conveniently located only 6 miles from I-40 East in-between Lebanon and Cookeville, TN. Our property back...

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  • Wilson Manor

    Wilson Manor

    900 Coles Ferry Pike, Lebanon, TN 37087
    (24)
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    Southern Manor Living Center is located in a residential setting on a 15 acre property surrounded by trees and near the Senior Center. It also lies behind the City Park and Lebanon Golf Course. There are plenty of walking trails and a new Community Center. Southern Manor Living Center is a place you...

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  • Brookdale Stonestreet

    Brookdale Stonestreet

    9251 Stonestreet Road, Louisville, KY 40272
    (36)
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    Are you ready to live your best life? Here at our assisted living community, you can build new friendships and redefine your independence.  So go ahead and play Bunco or join your new friends for a Zen spa day. We’ll take care of the rest so you can focus on fun ways to spend your day. We can assist...

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  • The Pavilion Senior Living at Lebanon

    The Pavilion Senior Living at Lebanon

    1409 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, TN 37087
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    The Pavilion Senior Living at Lebanon offers a variety of senior care services including assisted living, independent living, memory care, and respite care to seniors living throughout Lebanon, Tennessee, and the surrounding areas. Our community is conveniently located within walking distance to...

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  • Elmcroft of Lebanon

    Elmcroft of Lebanon

    801 West Main Street, Lebanon, TN 37087
    (25)
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    Lease in September and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your rent until 2022.*See our Sales Director for details. We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our...

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  • NorthPark Village Senior Living

    NorthPark Village Senior Living

    700 N. Dupont Ave, Madison, TN 37115
    (5)
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    Located just a few miles North of Nashville in Madison, TN, NorthPark Village offers living with comfort, companionship, and all the amenities of home. Privately owned and operated, NorthPark Village provides 22 catered Independent villas, along with a single-story 15 private suite Assisted Living. ...

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  • Grace Manor Assisted Living Community

    1420 Old Hickory Blvd, Nashville, TN 37207
    (15)
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    Grace Manor Assisted Living is a warm and inviting community conveniently located between I-65 and I-24 near the historic towns of Madison, Goodlettsville, and White's Creek, Tennessee. Grace Manor offers a wonderful alternative for seniors who can no longer live on their own, but do not need...

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  • Oak Ridge Senior Living

    Oak Ridge Senior Living

    750 Dodson Lane, Madisonville, KY 42431
    (1)
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    If you agree that being active and independent are vital to a healthy and productive lifestyle, then we invite you to look at Oak Ridge Senior Living! Located in Madisonville, KY, Oak Ridge is a place where residents enjoy all the amenities of home — comfort, companionship, convenience and...

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  • Maybelle Carter

    Maybelle Carter

    208 W Due West Ave, Madison, TN 37115
    (41)
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    MAYBELLE CARTER SENIOR LIVING --JUST WHAT YOU HAVE BEEN LOOKING FOR! We're 10 minutes north of Nashville and comfortably nestled on seven beautifully landscaped acres. Maybelle Carter Senior Living has a lot to offer. You will find a park-like setting, with mature trees, colorful flowers and even...

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  • Elmcroft of Mount Washington

    Elmcroft of Mount Washington

    520 E Woodlake Cir, Mount Washington, KY 40047
    (4)
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    Lease in September and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your rent until 2022.*See our Sales Director for details. We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our...

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  • Charter Senior Living of Hermitage

    Charter Senior Living of Hermitage

    4131 Andrew Jackson Parkway, Hermitage, TN 37076
    (21)
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    Whether it is the Independent Living Villas; the roomy Assisted Living apartments; or the specialized Memory Care Neighborhood, Charter Senior Living of Hermitage provides a sense of community, of home. The beautiful Independent Living Villas provide all the comforts of home in a carefree atmosphere...

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  • Wesley Manor Retirement Community

    Wesley Manor Retirement Community

    5012 East Manslick Road, Louisville, KY 40219
    (26)
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    For over 50 years Wesley Manor has been the leader in providing personalized care in a secure, loving environment—at an affordable cost. As a non-profit organization, Wesley Manor has a distinct philosophy of care by being mission-driven rather than profit-driven. While newer facilities exist,...

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  • Azalea Trace Assisted Living

    Azalea Trace Assisted Living

    4107 Gallatin Pike, Nashville, TN 37216
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    While the cost of Assisted Living can vary dramatically Azalea Trace is reasonably priced. Despite our low cost we pride ourselves on the exceptional service that we offer. We are a small community, normally between 30-35 people. Probably larger than your immediate family but smaller than most...

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  • Jubilee House on Warfield NOW OPEN

    Jubilee House on Warfield NOW OPEN

    475 Bellamy Lane, Clarksville, TN 37043
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    At Jubilee House on Warfield, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Clarksville area. Residents have many opportunities to...

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  • Maristone of Providence

    Maristone of Providence

    140 Providence Trail, Mount Juliet, TN 37122
    (24)
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    Maristone at Providence located in Mt. Juliet, Wilson County, Tennessee provides seniors with a caring assisted living community to call home. This community provides residents and guests with the opportunity to spend time outdoors. Those visiting our guests will find that they have opportunities to...

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  • Beehive Home of Smyrna

    Beehive Home of Smyrna

    8800 Smyrna Parkway, Louisville, KY 40228
    (9)
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    Quality service with a commitment to excellence, that is Bee Hive Homes! Bee Hive Homes feature family style living in a residential setting for those who do not require full time skilled nursing care. The Bee Hive home is a planned environment, allowing for ten to fourteen residents to enjoy a...

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  • Morningside of Hopkinsville

    Morningside of Hopkinsville

    4190 Lafayette Road, Hopkinsville, KY 42240
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    Located in the rolling farm country of Christian County, Morningside of Hopkinsville has provided an excellent value in senior assisted living services since 1999. A vibrant community, Morningside has become a trusted senior living resource. Our Health Generation philosophy focuses on the uniqueness...

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  • Walking Horse Meadows

    Walking Horse Meadows

    207 Uffelman Drive, Clarksville, TN 37043
    (9)
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    Walking Horse Meadows is a charming senior living community located in Clarksville, a bustling town in the middle of the state, 40 miles northwest of Nashville. We offer assisted living and memory / Alzheimer's care. Step inside our doors, and discover fine southern living, where excellent care...

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  • Traditions at Beaumont

    Traditions at Beaumont

    10210 Long Home Road, Louisville, KY 40291
    (15)
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    Traditions at Beaumont is a peaceful assisted living community located in the Fern Creek area of southwest Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Our comfortable community provides a taste of country living while remaining easily accessible from any location in the greater metropolitan area. We...

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  • The Opal at Music City

    The Opal at Music City

    2733 McCampbell Ave, Nashville, TN 37214
    (7)
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    We are proud to be a member of the Nashville community and recognized as one of the most unique and specialized assisted living communities. We are fully licensed and a leader in the care for residents with daily living needs, impairments due to normal aging and various forms of Dementia including...

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  • Arcadia Senior Living Clarksville

    Arcadia Senior Living Clarksville

    175 Chesapeake Ln, Clarksville, TN 37040
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    Arcadia is a new approach to senior living. It’s about enjoying life and connecting with people. Arcadia Senior Living is designed for seniors who want to live maintenance free in an apartment home with access to restaurant style meals, recreational, social and educational activities, laundry...

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  • Creekside on Bardstown

    Creekside on Bardstown

    3535 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40218
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    At Creekside on Bardstown, our focus is to promote resident independence, so they may enjoy life to the fullest! Unlike many other senior living communities, our affordable monthly rates are “all inclusive” which gives families peace of mind knowing each month the rent rate will not fluctuate. Meals...

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  • Vantage Pointe Village

    Vantage Pointe Village

    2035 Vantage Pointe Rd, Ashland City, TN 37015
    (13)
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    Vantage Pointe Village in Ashland City is located in Cheatham County, Tennessee. We are tucked away along the pristine Cumberland River. It's peaceful flow is known for miles and miles as one of the most beautiful rivers in the nation. Outdoor recreation and scenic viewing in Ashland are considered...

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  • Atria Stony Brook

    Atria Stony Brook

    3451 South Hurstbourne, Louisville, KY 40299
    (31)
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    At Atria Stony Brook, you'll enjoy superior services and support in a great location with easy access to Louisville's east end. Our wide array of services and amenities allow residents to enjoy their independence, while our friendly staff offer reassurance that help is available if needed. Take...

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  • Morningside of Belmont

    Morningside of Belmont

    1710 Magnolia Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37212
    (30)
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    At Morningside of Belmont, our Independent and Assisted Living residents live, work and play together. This means that as your needs change, you will never need to change apartments. Our assisted living apartments are certified by the state of Tennessee, to provide assisted living care, if needed....

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  • Forest Hills Commons

    Forest Hills Commons

    9107 Taylorsville Road, Louisville, KY 40299
    (2)
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    Forest Hills Commons is a new assisted living community that offers apartments and memory care for mature adults in the beautiful city of Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. The community's private apartment living is perfect for people who want their independence, but still need assistance....

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  • Belmont Village St. Matthews

    Belmont Village St. Matthews

    4600 Bowling Boulevard, Louisville, KY 40207
    (26)
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    Located in the heart of the St. Matthews, just eight miles east of downtown Louisville, is the friendly community of Belmont Village at St. Matthews. Opened in 1999, our senior living facility provides a warm and welcoming home to residents as well as many cherished pets. There's no shortage of...

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  • Mary, Queen of Angels

    34 White Bridge Rd, Nashville, TN 37205
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    Mary, Queen of Angels is an Assisted Living Community that combines the faith-based principles of serving, caring and giving to others. We are a ministry of the Diocese of Nashville. We have been in business since 2001. Our community is nestled in the heart of Belle Meade, in beautiful Nashville, TN...

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Assisted Living in Brownsville, KY

What Is Assisted Living?

'‚¬Assisted Living can be a confusing term because there s no standard, universal definition. Each state regulates assisted living communities differently, meaning local definitions will differ. However, there are some commonalities associated with most assisted living communities or senior care apartments.

Assisted living communities are typically long-term senior care options that provide some essential services, such as meals, medication management, and transportation. While some assisted living communities may provide overnight on-call staff, they usually Don't offer 24-hour medical care as you would find at a nursing home. Residents of these communities are relatively independent and mobile but may require some assistance with Activities of Daily Living (or ADLs).

These communities are often built with amenities in mind, from private rooms, onsite beauticians, and visiting physical therapists. These touches are meant to spark a feeling of community, with a wide range of services available to keep bodies, minds, and spirits feeling at home. Many communities even allow pets, with restrictions varying by the community. Because of this sense of community, many assisted living communities will also work with you to ensure spouses are kept together, even if they require different levels of care. If this is something you'd like to look into, your Senior Living Advisor can help you find a place that fits your needs.

What Services Are Available?

As most assisted living communities are built around unique communities, their offered services can vary greatly, even if they re located right next door to each other. However, there is a diverse list of potential services commonly found at many communities:

  • Art classes
  • Book clubs
  • Communal dining
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Devotional services
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Full-time activity director on staff
  • Incontinence care
  • Laundry service
  • Onsite beautician
  • Onsite library
  • Outdoor spaces
  • Pet care
  • Restaurant-quality meals
  • Studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom units
  • Trivia nights
  • Visiting occupational, physical, or speech therapists

What Is Senior Living Like in Brownsville?

Located a mere half-hour from Bowling Green, Brownsville contains many assisted living communities both within city limits and nearby. Perhaps most famously, Brownsville sits just outside Mammoth Cave National Park, home of the longest cave system ever discovered.

Culture fans will find plenty of museums, libraries, and arts centers close to Brownsville. For those that feel the need for speed, the National Corvette Museum showcases more than 75 Corvettes, including unique prototypes, champion racecars, and classics. History buffs can also explore the Kentucky Museum and Library, whose collections and exhibits bring the history of Kentucky to life.

Baseball fans can enjoy a day at Bowling Green Ballpark rooting for the Bowling Green Hot Rods of the Midwest League. Minor league baseball games are a fun, inexpensive way to watch the future stars of the Majors. Meanwhile, basketball fans can root for the Bowling Green Hornets of the Central Basketball Association, and if your preferred sport is golf, Bowling Green is home to six courses.

During Brownsville warm summers, there s nothing better than being outside in the many parks and outdoor spaces throughout the area. From the lush, green campus of Western Kentucky University to Fountain Square to Aviation Heritage, whose outdoor field displays several intact airplanes.

How Transparent Are Assisted Living Inspections and Ratings in Kentucky?

An essential aspect of choosing the right assisted living community is checking inspection reports. The level of transparency varies wildly between the states, with some hosting unified, searchable databases for people to sort through online, while some offer only a basic level of access to this data.

Kentucky falls into the lowest quartile of our rankings for state-by-state assisted living transparency and received a rating of '‚¬"Basic" States who ve assessed as having only basic levels of transparency often only offer assisted living community data in a PDF or Excel file. In some states, this also means you mean need to file a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to gain regulatory action reports.

You can find the state of Kentucky s list of licensed communities in either Excel or PDF form on their website. If you re looking for additional information about how to get records regarding assisted living communities in the state, you can also head to the website for Kentucky s Department for Aging and Independent Living. If you decide that you ll need to file an FOIA request, the National Freedom of Information Coalition provides state-by-state resources, including sample request letters.

How Much Does Assisted Living Cost in Brownsville?

As Brownsville is a reasonably small town, we Don't have specific information for communities within the city limits. However, we do have data for the state, as well as for a couple of nearby cities. It s essential to note that with all of these numbers, actual costs may shift $1,000 in either direction in the same area.

In Bowling Green, which sits about 30 minutes southwest of Brownsville, the average monthly cost for an assisted living community is $3,599, which sits just a shade under the metro-area average of $3,600. Still, the state average isn't t all that different, with monthly costs shaking out to around $3,613. In Glasgow, a town about 30 miles southeast of Brownsville, assisted living communities will cost $3,342 each month. The average monthly cost for the larger metro-area is $3,419. About an hour north of Brownsville, Elizabethtown currently holds an average monthly cost of $3,587 for their in-town assisted living communities.

Does Medicare Pay for Assisted Living?

Medicare is an option for short-term rehab care after a hospitalization, but it not an option for long-term care. It may also cover some hospital services, like medications, tests, and x-rays, but it will depend on whether you received these services during inpatient or outpatient care.

Please check Medicare s website for more information about what it may cover, but you should not expect it help with payment towards many long-term senior care options, including assisted living communities, nursing homes, or residential care homes.

What Are the Signs It's Time for Assisted Living?

Many of the residents of assisted living communities, as well as their families, started to look into senior care due to a recommendation by a doctor or physician. So, if you re unsure whether long-term care is necessary, bringing your loved one s primary care physician into the conversation can add a clarifying voice.

During their discussion with you, they may ask whether you ve noticed any potential signs of needing additional care. For instance, if you re feeling increased stress due to our loved one s living arrangement or their day-to-day care, it may be a sign that a professionall community is needed to help shoulder some of the care responsibilities.

If your loved one is displaying increased agitation, especially if it becomes more pronounced throughout the day, it may indicate they re dealing with '‚¬“Sundowner" s Syndrome. An assisted living community may help provide a better level of comfort and provide the needed attention.

When speaking with your loved one s doctor, make sure to mention if you ve noticed your loved one struggle with any Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) or Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs). ADLS are the essential skills needed to take care of oneself, like being able to clean themselves, dress independently, and eat without assistance. IADLS are more complex activities that can define individual independence. If you can manage money, shop, and prepare meals, you are accomplishing your IADLS. When your loved begins to struggle with either their IADLS or ADLS, even if the onset is gradual or sudden, make sure to bring it up to your doctor. Measuring and tracking your loved one s ability to complete these activities can be a determinative factor in deciding to pursue an assisted living community.

How Do I Tour Assisted Living communities?

Contact A Place for Mom, and a Senior Living Advisor can help coordinate a tour with communities that meet your specific needs. We can also help prepare questions to ask staff, residents, and management to help discover whether this community is the right one for you and your family. No matter what community you are touring, though, there are some standard questions you should be ready to ask:

  • What is the community s staff-to-resident ratio?
  • Is a nurse available 24 hours a day?
  • What types of apartments are available, and how much do they cost?
  • What is your experience dealing with my senior s care needs?
  • Does the monthly fee cover all services? If not, how much are additional services?
  • What social activities or events do you offer?

How Do I Make the Right Choice?

You ve already made the right choice by deciding to seek answers to your many questions about assisted living communities. With some essential information, several in-depth tours, and the help of your Senior Living Advisor, you ll be able to find the community that matches your family s needs. At A Place for Mom, our focus is to help you discover the assisted living options in Brownsville and nearby. We know it s impossible to have all the answers during this emotional time of transition. That s why our Senior Living Advisors will help manage your search, coordinate communication, and empower you to choose the assisted living community that checks off all your needs. We do this free of charge because our goal is to make things easier on you, not harder. Please contact us today for a free consultation.