Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 5 Assisted Living facilities in West Monroe and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
3702 Cypress St, West Monroe, LA 71291
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
Savannah Grand of West Monroe is an assisted living community in the city of West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. Our bravura community is located close to the banks of river Ouachita with fresh water trickling with a calming breeze always. West Monroe is ideal for meditation and...
110 Regency Pl, West Monroe, LA 71291
1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
The Rosemont is a licensed Assisted Living and Memory Support community that goes beyond just personal assistance. When seniors want quality, respect and dignity, they choose The Rosemont. The Rosemont is proud to be one of the first true assisted living and Memory Care communities in...
165 Jefferson Ave., Ruston, LA 71270
Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private
Russ Place has been rated by our families and community as the Best of the Best in Senior Care. SeniorAdvisor.com recognizes senior living providers who consistently receive high ratings and positive reviews from their residents, families, and visitors. This EXCLUSIVE designation is awarded to...
10280 Boswell St., Bastrop, LA 71220
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
Savannah Court of Bastrop is an assisted living memory care community that is located in the urban city of Bastrop, Morehouse Parish, Louisiana. Our community is located right in the outskirts of the city thus the residents experience both urban and rural life balanced effectively. Bastrop city...
4518 Highway 80 East, Ruston, LA 71270
1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio
Assisted Living is designed for seniors who may have difficulty with activities of daily living. The Arbor provides a way of living for seniors who seek independence and privacy, yet have concerns for housekeeping, lawn maintenance, activities, personal nutrition, as well as assistance with...
Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:
Assisted living communities have the luxury of a sense of community as well as individual care. Assisted living communities commonly offer care supervision, opportunities for leisurely activity, and aid with the activities of daily life. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide Alzheimer’s care, skilled nursing care, or continuing care. In Louisiana, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $43,800 . The state of Louisiana maintains specific rules related to this type of community. The Department of Health and Hospitals, Health Standards Section supervises this type of community. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as The 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. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include Staff may open the medicine container if the resident lacks the ability to open the container, the dosage may be checked according to the container label, and the resident may be physically assisted in pouring or otherwise taking medications. 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 residents’ temporary schedule changes and preferences, communities must provide three meals a day, and communities must make reasonable accommodations to meet dietary requirements and religious and ethnic preferences. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assisted living services, activities, health-related services that are designed to allow the individual to reside in the least restrictive setting of his/her choice, and 24 hour supervision and assistance. Staff members receive training in a number of subjects. These areas include specialized training in the population served, instruction in the specific responsibilities of each employee’s job, procedures for and legal requirements concerning the reporting of abuse and critical incidents, and training in resident care services. menus must be planned or approved by a registered licensed dietician if the resident has a medically prescribed diet The minimum number of residents for this community type is 2. 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.
Cost of living is a motivating factor when choosing what community meets the needs of your loved one. The rent burden for West Monroe is about 13.0% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median cost of rent in West Monroe is about $504 and the median home value in West Monroe is about $123,209.
In West Monroe, 8.6% of the citizens are veterans. Based on gender, 46.2% are male and 53.8% are female. The median age of West Monroe is 36 years old. Demographically, West Monroe is 1.5% Hispanic, 0.6% Native American, 1.5% Asian, 35.3% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 61.4% white, 1.1% mixed race, and 0.1% other or not specified. West Monroe has a population density of 609 people per square mile. Currently, the population of West Monroe consists of 12,657 people. Out of the total population of West Monroe, 15.6% have some form of disability, 57.3% participate in the labor force, 28.5% live in poverty, and 10.8% are widowed. In terms of education, 36.9% have a high-school diploma, 6.0% have a graduate degree, and 18.1% have a college degree.
The quality of life enjoyed by the average Louisiana citizen is ranked 50th nation-wide. Additionally, Louisiana is ranked 45th by standards of healthcare. 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. There are 158 general hospitals and 178 health centers that provide care for 4,649,163 Louisiana residents. Mercy Regional Medical Center, Park Place Surgical Hospital, and Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Based on natural beauty, Louisiana ranks 50th in the nation.
In the most recent presidential election, 58% of Louisiana residents voted Republican and 38% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Louisiana ranks 23rd in the nation. In terms of religious values, 46% of Louisiana’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 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 Louisiana, 28% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37.
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. During the summer, the average temperature in Louisiana is around 81F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66F in the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 8.58 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Louisiana is around 4.95 inches. On average, Louisiana has an air quality index rating of around 37.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 48.3 AQI. Louisiana experiences an average humidity rating of about 74%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of July. 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.
The state of Louisiana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Louisiana Phlox, Hybrid Louisiana Iris, Bald Cypress, and Silverbell Tree. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Civet Cats, the Muskrat, the Quail, or the Waterfowl.
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