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Senior housing types near Lake Charles, LA

  • 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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  • The Verandah at Graywood

    The Verandah at Graywood

    5851 Gray Market Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70605
    (22)
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  • Sabine Place

    Sabine Place

    5301 Meeks Drive, Orange, TX 77632
    (7)
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    Sabine Place is located in Orange, Texas. We are four miles west of Sabine Island Wildlife area and five miles north of Sabine Lake. With the many lakes and forests surrounding Orange, there are ample opportunities for nature walks, bird watching and water recreation. Orange also has many historical...

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  • Rose Place

    Rose Place

    8214 Anchor Drive, Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (12)
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    Rose Place is an award winning assisted living community in Port Arthur, Texas. Port Arthur is surrounded by natural beauty with its many lakes, rivers and forests. However it is our caring staff is that sets us above the rest and they will go out of their way to share a joke with you, celebrate...

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  • Serenity Assisted Living

    Serenity Assisted Living

    1945 Pennsylvania Ave, Beaumont, TX 77701
    (2)
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    Serenity Assisted Living provides a caring community for seniors that is located in Beaumont, TX. The city of Beaumont has much to offer, including great roadside attractions, shopping, and dining. Those who enjoy spending time outside will find that the city's parks have much to offer. Residents...

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  • Lucas Place

    Lucas Place

    2910 Toccoa Rd., Beaumont, TX 77703
    (69)
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    Lucas Place is an award winning assisted living community in Beaumont, Texas. Beaumont is known for its many museums, the South Texas State Fair, Beaumont Jazz & Blues Fest and the annual Dog Jam rock concerts. We provide outings and transportation so that residents can enjoy these community events...

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  • Collier Park

    Collier Park

    4650 Collier St, Beaumont, TX 77706
    (30)
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    See Yourself Here If you're looking for a community that understands and honors you as a unique individual, you've come to the right place. In choosing Collier Park, you can rest easy knowing that your lifestyle and your interests will be catered to and your expectations exceeded. With a variety of...

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  • Brookdale Dowlen Oaks

    Brookdale Dowlen Oaks

    2250 North Dowlen Road, Beaumont, TX 77706
    (29)
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    Are you ready to redefine your independence? If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our community could be right for you. With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need when you need it all...

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  • Pelican Bay Assisted Living

    Pelican Bay Assisted Living

    2501 S. Major Drive, Beaumont, TX 77707
    (8)
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    Pelican Bay Assisted Living Community and Memory Care is a locally owned business. The owner has over 35 years experience in senior care in the South East Texas area. Pelican Bay opened in December of 2012. We are conveniently located on Beaumont's west end 3 miles north of Interstate 10 and one...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • ADL Assisted Living

    ADL Assisted Living

    3903 Canterbury Drive, Baytown, TX 77521
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    ADL Assisted Living #2 ADL Assisted Living #2 was born out of a growing need for licensed residential assisted livings in Baytown and surrounding areas. Our first location, only a mile away, always maintained a full capacity and ADL #2 naturally followed. Virginia Campbell, a Registered...

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  • ADL Assisted Living

    ADL Assisted Living

    3604 Autumn Lane, Baytown, TX 77521
    (12)
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    ADL assisted living is owned and operated by a Registered Occupational Therapist with a passion for the elderly and experience with various diagnoses and disabilities and years of experience working with the geriatric population. Our home provides personal one-on-one care with a ratio of 1:4...

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  • Provident Memory Care

    Provident Memory Care

    1810 N. Washington Ave, Livingston, TX 77351
    (3)
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    When you live in a nursing center, you should feel welcome as part of the community. At Livingston Convalescent Center, that's just what will happen. This is our goal. Livingston Convalescent Center is a 52-bed nursing and rehabilitation center in the heart of Polk county. Our competent and capable...

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  • The Waterford at Baytown

    The Waterford at Baytown

    901 West Baker Road, Baytown, TX 77521
    (11)
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    Discover convenient services and compassionate care at The Waterford at Baytown in Baytown, TX, a charming and close-knit city located on Texas' scenic Gulf Coast. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally...

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  • Rosemont

    Rosemont

    6450 Kings Parkway, Humble, TX 77346
    (36)
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    Strike a winning combination of comfort and convenience at Rosemont. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Humble, Texas offers a relaxed atmosphere of warmth and caring that promotes companionship among residents and staff. Enjoy the freedom of Assisted Living — freedom from the...

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  • Estia Care LLC

    Estia Care LLC

    18111 Stone Angel Drive, Humble, TX 77346
    (10)
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    Estia Care LLC is an assisted living community located in the city of Humble, Texas in Harris county. Living just under a mile from Lake Houston, seniors of Estia Care LLC can enjoy their days going boating or fishing practically every single day of the year. Many senior residents also like to visit...

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  • Caring Hands

    Caring Hands

    24181 Kelly Street, Porter, TX 77365
    (10)
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    LONG OR SHORT TREM CARE; RESPITE CARE; HOSPICE CARE; CONVENIENT LOCATION WITH EASY ACCESS TO DOCTORS OFFICESS, HOSPITALS, CHURCHES, RESTAURANTS AND SHOPPING CENTERS. NO “BUY IN” ENTRANCE FEES; COMPETITIVE RATES. HOME HEALTH AGENCIE’S RN SUPEVISION (IF REQUIRED BY THE PHYSICIAN). ASSISTING WITH...

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  • Parsons House La Porte

    Parsons House La Porte

    8727 W Fairmont Pkwy, La Porte, TX 77571
    (4)
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    Parsons House Assisted Living is a 61 unit A license assisted living.We are conveniently located in Laporte Tx on Fairmont Parkway. Parsons House emphasizes life in a homelike setting,while offering the skill of our knowledgeable staff. Our friendly community provides residents with the attention...

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  • Regal Estates

    Regal Estates

    500 Enterprise Avenue, League City, TX 77573
    (80)
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    Located in South Shore Harbour, near the Texas Gulf Coast and southeast of Houston, Regal Estates offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With proximity to lakeside activities, the beaches of Galveston Island and the historic Space Center Houston, this peaceful and picturesque community is...

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  • Watercrest at Kingwood

    Watercrest at Kingwood

    24109 Kingwood Place Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
    (22)
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    Watercrest at Kingwood and our newest Garden Village expansion provide seniors with an independent and assisted living community in Kingwood, TX. This community offers the help that seniors need in order to live an independent and free life. The beautiful grounds include many outdoor amenities...

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  • Atria Kingwood

    Atria Kingwood

    2401 Green Oak Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
    (40)
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    Nestled among trees in a secluded setting, you'll find comfort and relaxation at Atria Kingwood. Our beautiful community features a well-stocked library, lighted gazebo and outdoor gardening area. Just 15 miles north of Houston, Atria Kingwood received a 2007 Platinum Award from the National...

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  • Elmcroft of the Mainland

    Elmcroft of the Mainland

    1901 North Amburn Road, Texas City, TX 77591
    (183)
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    Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021 when you lease by December 15th!*See our Sales Director for details. Welcome to Elmcroft of The Mainland, located in Texas City, Texas, offering exceptional assisted living options for seniors in the Houston area. Elmcroft of The Mainland is an...

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  • Sweet Home Assisted Living

    Sweet Home Assisted Living

    13820 Eagle Pass St, Houston, TX 77015
    (6)
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    Welcome to Sweet Home Assisted Living. Relax, your search is over you have arrived. Sweet Home is exactly what you ordered our beautiful facility has all the amenities of hotel living, yet personalized to meet the needs of our aging population in a homelike setting. OUR GOAL is to soothe the aging...

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  • Reunion Court of Kingwood

    Reunion Court of Kingwood

    929 Rockmead Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
    (62)
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    Reunion Court of Kingwood is a unique, pet-friendly community offering independent living, assisted living and memory care services. We are located in the Kingwood, Texas area, and we have many options for shopping, dining, entertainment and medical care with minutes of our community. We offer a...

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  • Southwestern Care Assisted Living

    Southwestern Care Assisted Living

    1714 Chestnut Ridge Rd, Kingwood, TX 77339
    (9)
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    Southwestern Care Cottage is located in beautiful Kingwood, Texas. We are very well known for providing excellent services to all of our residents for over 8 years. We want to make sure you are comfortable from the second you arrive. Our staff is very professional and well trained, most of them with...

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  • The Shores at Clearlake (NOW OPEN)

    The Shores at Clearlake (NOW OPEN)

    19400 Space Center Blvd, Houston, TX 77058
    (1)
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    The Shores at Clear Lake understands the importance of community, and we invite you to join ours. Nestled in beautiful Clear Lake, Texas with our warm and inviting Mediterranean-style building, The Shores at Clear Lake Senior Living offers resort-style accommodations with exceptional and innovative...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Timber Forest

    Avalon Memory Care - Timber Forest

    1811 Timber Forest Dr, Humble, TX 77346
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    At AVALON, we set ourselves apart from other residences with the level of care and compassion we show to our residents. Our care is unique in that we treat our residents as people with individual needs rather than grouping them as 'those with dementia.' After all, a lack of cognitive ability doesn't...

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  • Landon Ridge at Kingwood Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Landon Ridge at Kingwood Assisted Living & Memory Care

    24025 Kingwood Place, Kingwood, TX 77339
    (39)
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    All residents enjoy delicious, chef-prepared meals from restaurant-style menus served in their respective dining rooms. Our servers take the time to get to know our residents—their favorite foods, hobbies, family stories. This makes meal time a more personal experience for residents and associates....

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  • Light Heart Memory Care - Webster

    Light Heart Memory Care - Webster

    910 Kingsgate Ln, Houston, TX 77058
    (1)
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    Light Heart Memory Care consists of facilities that are all run on an identical model which is: 1. All Light Heart Memory Care facilities are licensed and Alzheimer’s certified. They are located in Clear Lake, Pearland, Sagemont and Webster. All our converted homes are spacious, large and have lots...

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  • Loving Comfort Senior Home

    Loving Comfort Senior Home

    20432 Lana Lane, Porter, TX 77365
    (10)
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    Comfort Senior Care Home is a senior residential care home that is located in the unincorporated city of Porter, TX and in Montgomery county. Porter is located in the southeast part of the state and is home to the Lake Houston Wilderness Park and the Spring Creek Green way. The group home setting is...

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  • Orchard Park at Victory Lakes

    2760 W Walker Street, League City, TX 77573
    (50)
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    Orchard Park Victory Lakes is an assisted living community located in League City, Texas in the county of Galveston. For seniors that enjoy water activities, like boating or fishing, Galveston Bay is only about 6 miles from the Orchard Park Victory Lakes community. Because Texas weather is beautiful...

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  • The Delaney at South Shore

    The Delaney at South Shore

    2605 Marina Bay Dr, League City, TX 77573
    (6)
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    The Delaney at South Shore 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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  • Light Heart Memory Care - Clear Lake

    Light Heart Memory Care - Clear Lake

    15015 Hollydale Dr, Houston, TX 77062
    (3)
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    Light Heart Memory Care consists of facilities that are all run on an identical model which is: 1. All Light Heart Memory Care facilities are licensed and Alzheimer’s certified. They are located in Clear Lake, Pearland, Sagemont and Webster. All our converted homes are spacious, large and have lots...

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  • Serenity Gardens Dickinson

    Serenity Gardens Dickinson

    1816 Gill Rd, Dickinson, TX 77539
    (11)
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    Serenity Gardens is a family owned and operated Assisted Living / Residential Care Home that specializes in caring for those with memory impairments, such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Lewy-Body and other types of dementia. A Homelike Environment Our Assisted Living services are provided in a warm,...

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  • Colonial Oaks at Vista

    Colonial Oaks at Vista

    4004 Vista Road, Pasadena, TX 77504
    (17)
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    Colonial Oaks offers a special combination of daily living, personalized supportive services, and interactive activities. Colonial Oaks has been serving seniors for over 35 years and offers a full range of personalized assistance with daily living services to seniors. We focus on wellness and...

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  • Heartis Clear Lake

    Heartis Clear Lake

    14520 Highway 3, Webster, TX 77598
    (1)
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    At Heartis Clear Lake, we are committed to providing a stimulating and nurturing environment — filled with warmth, comfort and care — that improves quality of life and allows our residents to flourish. As a national leader in assisted living and memory care, you can count on Heartis Clear Lake to...

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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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  • Atria Friendswood

    Atria Friendswood

    1310 S Friendswood Dr, Friendswood, TX 77546
    (42)
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    Atria Friendswood is located between Houston and Galveston and both are popular destinations for our residents. We enjoy day trips to the beach, afternoon football games to cheer on the Astros, fishing excursions and strolling the paths at the Galveston Moody Gardens. We offer independent 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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  • Brookdale Pearland

    Brookdale Pearland

    2121 Scarsdale Boulevard, Pearland, TX 77581
    (41)
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    You deserve to live your best life. If you’re living a mostly independent life, but need a little extra help with day-to-day activities, our senior living community might be the right fit for you.  With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. Assisted...

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  • Lakehouse On Dixie

    Lakehouse On Dixie

    3504 Dixie Farm Road, Pearland, TX 77581
    (28)
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    One of the hardest decisions you will have to make, is to entrust the care of your loved one to someone else. We offer Lakehouse On Dixie as the solution. Some of the services we provide are: 1. A smoke free home. 2. 24-hour round the clock awake staff. 3. medication administration 4. supervised,...

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  • Meadowview Place

    Meadowview Place

    901 Oakview Drive, Nacogdoches, TX 75961
    (7)
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    Meadowview Place is located in Nacogdoches, Texas. We are three miles north of Stephen F. Austin University. Nacogdoches is home to many historical sites and museums as well as historic downtown with its many shops and restaurants. We offer transportation to downtown as well as other nearby parks...

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  • Village Care Homes - Stephen F Austin

    Village Care Homes - Stephen F Austin

    414 Stephen F Austin Dr, Conroe, TX 77302
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    Thank you for taking the time to discover more about Village Care Homes. We hope to be a resource for you in finding the right care for yourself or loved one. We offer small assisted living communities for up to 16 residents in quiet neighborhoods with private and companion suites. We truly believe...

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  • Magnolia Court

    Magnolia Court

    5902 North Street, Nacogdoches, TX 75965
    (5)
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    Hold court in style and comfort when taking up residence at Magnolia Court. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Nacogdoches makes all residents feel like a star in Texas' oldest town. Our professional and courteous staff members who are available 24 hours a day provide a helping hand...

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Lake Charles, Louisiana

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities provide apartment style housing and social interaction as well as individual support. The services offered often involve assistance with ADLs. Occupants may be kept under observation and evaluation. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer "aging in place", nursing, or respite. In Louisiana, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $43,800 . Louisiana maintains specific statutes related to this kind of facility. The Department of Health and Hospitals, Health Standards Section licenses this facility type. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include health related services to maximize the resident's autonomy , assisted living services, 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 involvment. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. The minimum number of residents for this facility type is 2. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. menus must be planned or approved by a registered licensed dietician if the resident has a medically prescribed diet This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include the medication regimen may be read to the resident, the resident may be physically assisted in pouring or otherwise taking medications, and the dosage may be checked according to the container label. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include facilities must make reasonable accommodations to meet dietary requirements and religious and ethnic preferences, menus must be reviewed and approved by a nutritionist or dietician to ensure nutritional appropriateness, facilities must provide three meals a day, and facilities must make reasonable accommodations to meet residents' temporary schedule changes and preferences. Staff members obtain education in a number of subjects. These include: instruction in the specific responsibilities of each employee's job, facility policies and procedures, supervisory/management techniques, and emergency and evacuation procedures. 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 service plan must include the scope of services that will be provided to meet the resident's needs, assessment of the resident's needs and preferences, service plan must be revised when a resident's condition or preferences change, and pre-admission appraisal.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Lake Charles, 13.9% do not have health insurance, 22.9% live in poverty, 15.4% have some form of disability, and 63.0% participate in the labor force. Based on gender, 47.9% are male and 52.1% are female. The median age of Lake Charles is 35 years old. In Lake Charles, 8.3% of the people are veterans of the United States military. In terms of education, 27.5% have a high-school diploma, 9.6% have a graduate degree, and 26.0% have a college degree. Demographically, Lake Charles is 3.5% Hispanic, 45.8% white, 48.5% black, 0.6% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.6% mixed race, 0.5% Native American, and 2.0% Asian. Lake Charles has a population density of 688 people per square mile.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a big influence when deciding what facility fits best. The rent burden for Lake Charles is around 14.2% of the average monthly income. Lake Charles has a median home value of $143,160 and the median cost of rent is $684 per month.

State Information

An overview of Louisiana

Based on natural beauty, Louisiana ranks 50th in the nation. There are 158 general hospitals and 178 health centers that provide care for 4,649,163 Louisiana residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Louisiana are Mercy Regional Medical Center, Park Place Surgical Hospital, and Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital. The state of Louisiana has a cost of living index of 93.6 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 99.9 and a housing index rating of 86.6. Louisiana is ranked 50th in quality of life and 45th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 37, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 38% of Louisiana residents voted Democrat and 58% voted Republican. Forty-six percent of Louisiana residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 5,841 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-27%, Mainline Protestant-8%, and Historically Black Protestant-22%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Louisiana there are 421 masonic lodges. The state of Louisiana ranks 23rd in the country for diversity.

State-wide weather information

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. Louisiana experiences an average humidity rating of about 74%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 78%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 51°F. The average high winter temperature is around 67°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 31°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Louisiana is around 81°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 66°F during the month of June. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Louisiana is around 4.95 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 8.58 inches of precipitation a month. 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 Bald Cypress, Gulf Coast Yucca, Louisiana Phlox, and Hybrid Louisiana Iris. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Turtles, the Otter, the Alligators, or the Muskrat.