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Senior housing types near Lafayette, LA

  • Courtyard Retirement and Assisted Living

    Courtyard Retirement and Assisted Living

    308 Sidney Martin Road, Lafayette, LA 70507
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    Courtyard Retirement and Assisted Living is an assisted living facility in Lafayette, LA that offers residents independent living options and daily support services. Our residents range from ages fifty-five and older; most requiring assistance with activities of daily living; services are to include...

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  • Brookdale Lafayette

    Brookdale Lafayette

    215 West Farrel Road, Lafayette, LA 70508
    (17)
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    A Full and Rich Life Tucked away on two acres of scenic property in the exclusive River Ranch neighborhood, you may be surprised to find a warm and welcoming adult residential care and memory care community. Because we operate more like a family than a traditional senior living home, we can almost...

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  • Rosewood Retirement and Assisted Living

    203 Rue Fountaine, Lafayette, LA 70508
    (4)
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  • Avanti Senior Living at Lafayette

    5522 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy, Lafayette, LA 70508
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  • Bailey Place

    Bailey Place

    650 Pershing Avenue, Bunkie, LA 71322
    (2)
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    Bailey Place is located on the west side of Bunkie Louisiana, we enjoy the best of quiet southern country living. We pride ourselves on giving our residents personalized attention in a warm comfortable setting. We want our seniors to enjoy their golden years; we take away the disadvantages of...

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  • Southside Gardens

    Southside Gardens

    4604 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (2)
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    Welcome to Southside Gardens Independent and Assisted Living Community. We're delighted that you are visiting our site to learn more about our services. For the past 30 years, we have provided high quality and affordable senior living housing and care. We're family owned business and we listen to...

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  • Amber Terrace

    8585 Summa Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
    (12)
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    Amber Terrace is a facility that provides services for Assisted Living, Alzheimer's and Dementia Care. Amber Terrace features many levels of care options with a dedication that "our Residents come first, then we focus on our Staff, and our belief is that success will follow".

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  • Sunrise of Baton Rouge

    Sunrise of Baton Rouge

    8502 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
    (15)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sunrise at Siegen

    Sunrise at Siegen

    9351 Siegen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
    (14)
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    Sunrise at Siegen is an assisted living community situated in the lovely cultural capital of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana. Louisiana is one state that has increasingly been an independent setup and it has been incredibly endowed with French culture and customs. This independence...

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  • Colonial Care Assisted Living Facility

    Colonial Care Assisted Living Facility

    14686 Old Hammond Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
    (14)
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    Colonial Care Assisted Living is a senior living community located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish along the Mississippi River, and home to over 229,000 people, with 820,000 in the Greater Baton Rouge area. Residents who enjoy southern living and a slower pace will be able to...

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  • Magnolia Assisted Living, LLC - Level 3

    Magnolia Assisted Living, LLC - Level 3

    1604 S Burnside Ave, Gonzales, LA 70737
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    Magnolia Assisted Living offers independent living with services and care tailored to your individual needs. Our community allows you to dine on tasty meals with your friends and neighbors, watch movies in our media area, sit next to the fireplace with a book from our library, stroll our...

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  • House of Grace

    House of Grace

    32956 LA Highway 16, Denham Springs, LA 70706
    (7)
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    House of Grace is located in Denham Springs, LA in Livingston Parish. This residential care home offers the support that is right for your needs in an area that is beautiful and offers you the convenience of living in a small city. Those who spend time in Denham Springs appreciate all that it offers...

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  • Brookdale Lake Charles

    Brookdale Lake Charles

    2420 Country Club Road, Lake Charles, LA 70605
    (13)
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    Redefine your independence with the care you need when you need it. We can help you with the little things—like simple housekeeping and meals—and with bathing and getting dressed, too. With adult residential care and memory care on one campus, we customize your care to meet your individual needs. So...

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  • Marigold Place

    Marigold Place

    5723 Jackson Street Ext., Alexandria, LA 71303
    (12)
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    Marigold Place is an award winning assisted living community located in the heart of Alexandria, Louisiana. Alexandria is a thriving metropolitan area with many recreational and cultural activities. Our residents enjoy trips to enjoy the sites including the Alexandria Zoo, the Alexandria Museum of...

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  • Brookdale Alexandria

    Brookdale Alexandria

    351 Windermere Boulevard, Alexandria, LA 71303
    (5)
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    Designed With You In Mind Do you want to exchange the burden of household chores for a life that gives you freedom to spend more time doing the things you love? Here at our adult residential and memory care community, you can do just that—and so much more. Surrounded by a kind and gracious care team...

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  • Stonebridge Place

    Stonebridge Place

    1511 S Huntington St, Sulphur, LA 70663
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    Celebrating life and new beginnings is something that happens every day at Stonebridge Place. While our residents receive assistance they need and develop new friendships, your loved one will have access to special programs and services leading to a rich and fulfilling life. We provide a positive...

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  • The Homestead Assisted Living

    The Homestead Assisted Living

    1132 Cottage Dr, Houma, LA 70360
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    The Homestead Assisted Living opened its doors in August of 2004. This project was brought to life by Stanley Yancey, a native of Houma. Stanley was drawn to the assisted living industry after his own mother faced a major health event. Our team has been committed to providing quality care to the...

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  • Terrebonne Place

    Terrebonne Place

    1163 Museum Drive, Houma, LA 70360
    (5)
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    Terrebonne Place is a small assisted living community located in Houma, Louisiana. We are just a short distance west of historic downtown Houma and our residents love to enjoy all of the historical places and festivals offered. Our caring staff provides various medical and health resources for our...

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  • The Suites at Sugarmill Point

    The Suites at Sugarmill Point

    220 Valhi Boulevard, Houma, LA 70360
    (2)
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    The Suites at Sugar Mill Point welcomes residents in all stages of the aging process. From those requiring minimal assistance to those requiring complete, 24-hour care, the Suites provides an environment condusive physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. Our caring, professional staff...

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  • Azalea Estates of New Iberia

    1318 Andre St, New Iberia, LA 70563
    (1)
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    The Azalea Estates of New Iberia provide a modern, beautiful place to call home set on acres of well cared for landscapes in New Iberia, Louisiana. Tucked into a peaceful setting, but within minutes of New Iberia's shopping area, our assisted living community offers a wide range of benefits to...

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  • Fidelis Care III

    1732 Sherwood Forest Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70815
    (3)
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    Fidelis Care III Fidelis Care III is located in Baton Rouge, LA in East Baton Rouge Parish. This residential care home provides the help that you want each day in a location that is filled with things to do and see. Those who spend time in Baton Rouge appreciate all that the area offers, including...

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  • Fidelis Care V

    6543 East Anchord, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
    (1)
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    Fidelis Care V Fidelis Care V is located in Baton Rouge, LA in East Baton Rouge Parish. Our residential care home is available to you with the help that you are seeking in an area that is filled with adventure. Those who spend time in Baton Rouge find that the area offers much to both residents and...

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  • Azalea Estates of Gonzales

    2305 S. Purpera Ave, Gonzales, LA 70737
    (5)
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    The Azalea Estates of Gonzales is an assisted living community designed to be welcoming, relaxing, and supportive located in Gonzales, Louisiana. Known for its spacious property and beautiful landscapes, this assisted living community is only minutes from the larger Gonzales area including its...

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  • BeeHive Homes of Youngsville

    BeeHive Homes of Youngsville

    500 Copper Meadows Blvd, Youngsville, LA 70592
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  • The Blake at The Grove

    The Blake at The Grove

    9511 Creekview Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70836
    (1)
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  • Francois Bend Senior Living & Memory Care

    Francois Bend Senior Living & Memory Care

    326 E Industry St, Gonzales, LA 70737
    (3)
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  • The Verandah at Graywood

    The Verandah at Graywood

    5851 Gray Market Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70605
    (22)
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  • Magnolia Brook on Siegen

    9394 Siegen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
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  • The Haven at Windermere

    8225 YMCA Plaza Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
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  • Fidelis King Richard

    11710 King Richard Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70815
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  • Fidelis White Road - Level 2

    10359 White Road, Denham Springs, LA 70726
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  • The Gardens Assisted Living

    1401 Country Club Rd, Lake Charles, LA 70605
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Lafayette, Louisiana

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities arrange residential living communities and aid for your loved one who may require help with washing or preparing meals. The services provided often involve aid with the activities of daily life. Occupants may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, communities may offer respite, continuing care, or skilled nursing care. In Louisiana, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $43,800 . Louisiana maintains specific rules related to this kind of community. The Department of Health and Hospitals, Health Standards Section licenses this community type. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include communities must make reasonable accommodations to provide meals in a resident's room if needed on a temporary basis, communities must make reasonable accommodations to meet dietary requirements and religious and ethnic preferences, communities must make reasonable accommodations to meet residents' temporary schedule changes and preferences, and menus must be reviewed and approved by a nutritionist or dietician to ensure nutritional appropriateness. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 2. menus must be planned or approved by a registered licensed dietician if the resident has a medically prescribed diet This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with self-administration, the medication regimen may be read to the resident, and the dosage may be checked according to the container label. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to make sure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as assessment of the resident's needs and preferences, service plan must be revised when a resident's condition or preferences change, The service plan must include the scope of services that will be provided to meet the resident's needs, and pre-admission appraisal. Staff members receive training in a number of subjects. These areas include residents' rights, instruction in the specific responsibilities of each employee's job, any specialized training to meet resident needs, and infection control. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assisted living services, 24 hour supervision and assistance, health-related services that are designed to allow the individual to reside in the least restrictive setting of his/her choice, and health-related services that encourage family and community involvement.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to medical communities can be a major consideration when determining the right care option for you or your loved one. The top hospitals that service Lafayette include Park Place Surgical Hospital, University Hospital & Clinics, and Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center. In total, there are 10 hospitals located in Lafayette which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many, weather and climate are often the most significant influence in determining a care community. In the summertime, the average temperature in Lafayette is approximately 83F. The low summer temperature is approximately 73F in the month of June. The summer high temperature peaks at around 93F during the month of August. During the winter, the average temp in Lafayette sinks to around 56F. The highest winter temperature gets to about 67F during the month of February. The low winter temperature will rise to approximately 44 F during the month of January. Lafayette has a humid subtropical type of climate. The average humidity level for Lafayette is about 75%. Humidity levels reach their peak during the month of July at around 79%. Monthly, Lafayette measures around 5 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically occurs in August with an average of 8 inches during the month. For snowfall, Lafayette experiences on average 0.00 inches of snow in a year. The average air quality index rating in Lafayette is approximately 43.4. 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 reaches its peak during December at about 54.3. 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.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major influence when selecting which destination is the best fit for your loved one's needs. Lafayette has a cost of living index of 96.7 and a cost-of-groceries index of around 92.9. Index ratings are based on a scale where 100 is considered the average score and anything lower than 100 is considered cheaper than the national average. Lafayette has a sales tax of 4.45%.

Demographics and Values

In Lafayette, 6.3% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Lafayette is considered very unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In Lafayette, 12.0% have some form of disability, 65.7% participate in the labor force, 13.0% do not have health insurance, and 5.6% are widows. In terms of education, 25.3% have a high-school diploma, 36.0% have a college degree, and 11.9% have a graduate degree. Racially, the population of Lafayette is 31.7% black, 4.1% Hispanic, 63.5% white, 0.2% Native American, 1.9% mixed race, 2.1% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.6% other or not specified. The current population of Lafayette is shrinking at a rate of -0.002%. Lafayette has a population density of 882 people per square mile. In terms of crime, Lafayette has 47.8 property crimes per 1000 residents and 5.8 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Based on gender, 51.0% are female and 49.0% are male. In Lafayette, 26.1% of the population are over the age of 55, 11.0% are over the age of 60, 5.2% are over the age of 70, and 3.3% are over the age of 80. The median age of Lafayette is 35 years old. In the previous presidential election, 31.0% voted Democrat, 64.6% voted Republican, and 4.4% voted for a third party candidate in Lafayette county. In Lafayette, 21.4% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Lafayette 46.4% practice Catholicism, 17.8% are Baptists, and 5.6% practice another Christian faith. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Lafayette, out of the total population 0.1% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.1% practice Islam.

State Information

An overview of Louisiana

Out of a national average of 100, Louisiana has a cost of living index rating of 94, a grocery index rating of 100, and a housing index rating of 87. Overall, Louisiana ranks 50th in quality of life and 45th in healthcare compared to other US states. The state of Louisiana has 158 hospitals and 178 health centers, providing care to a population of 4,649,163. The three highest ranked hospitals in Louisiana are Mercy Regional Medical Center, Park Place Surgical Hospital, and Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital. The natural beauty of Louisiana is ranked 50th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 58% of Louisiana residents voted Republican and 38% voted Democrat. In Louisiana, 46% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 5,841 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-27%, Mainline Protestant-8%, and Historically Black Protestant-22%. In Louisiana there are 421 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Louisiana ranks 23rd in the nation. In Louisiana, 28% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37.

State-wide weather information

On average, the state receives 4.95 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 8.58 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 74%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of July. On average, Louisiana has an air quality index rating of around 37.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.3 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 81F. The average high summer temperature is around 94F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 66F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Louisiana drops to around 51F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 67F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 31F in the month of January. While residents of Louisiana mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Louisiana can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Louisiana

The state of Louisiana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Hybrid Louisiana Iris, Bald Cypress, Silverbell Tree, and Gulf Coast Yucca. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Mink, the Otter, the Turkey, or the Alligators.