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Senior housing types near Columbia, MD

  • April Bloom Assisted Living

    April Bloom Assisted Living

    5037 Durham East, Columbia, MD 21044
    (2)
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    April Bloom Assisted Living is conveniently located in central Howard County, MD in the quiet, upscale Beaverbrook community. We provide affordable quality sheltered senior care in an assisted living environment with qualified staff 24/7, offering stimulating activities. The accommodating meals...

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  • Sunrise of Columbia

    Sunrise of Columbia

    6500 Freetown Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    (27)
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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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  • Harmony Hall

    Harmony Hall

    6336 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD 21044
    (13)
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    Harmony Hall has been a landmark in Howard County for over a quarter of a century. With a focus on quality care, socialization, and independence, our philosophy encourages our residents to age in place. Our visionary, diverse campus offers access to 24/7 nursing and caregiving support, on-site...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Columbia

    Brighton Gardens of Columbia

    7110 Minstrel Way, Columbia, MD 21045
    (33)
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    Brighton Gardens of Columbia is located in the planned city of Columbia, Maryland, a city nationally ranked as one of the 10 Best Places to Live by MONEY, CNN, and FORBES. Against the perfect blend of parks, walking paths, and abundant shopping, Brighton Gardens of Columbia offers a beautifully...

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  • Cooper's Senior Assisted Group Home

    5615 Tricross Drive, Columbia, MD 21045
    (2)
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    Cooper's and Grace Senior Homes are small intimate Assisted Living Homes that offer personalized services to its elderly residents. The homes are licensed by The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene- Office of Health Care Quality. Both homes are located in Columbia, Maryland. Each home is staffed...

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  • Friendship Place

    6348 Sunny Spring, Columbia, MD 21044
    (5)
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    Friendship Place is a residential care home situated in charming Columbia, MD in Howard County. Columbia consistently places in the 'top ten places to live' according to CNN Money and not without good reason. Columbia is designed in a 'village' concept for a small town feeling consisting of several...

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  • Aastoria II

    6636 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD 21044
    (2)
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    Aastoria II is located in Columbia, MD in Howard County. Our residential care home provides what you need each day in an area that is great to call home. Those who spend time in Columbia appreciate all that it has to offer. Residents and guests enjoy checking out Robinson Nature Center, Lake...

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  • Always Caring

    9534 Angelina Circle, Columbia, MD 21045
    (3)
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    Always caring is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Columbia Maryland, in County. The community is located in close proximity to high ranking health care providers such as the Howard County General Hospital. Our close collaboration with this hospital is re-assuring to patients...

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  • Pearls of Wisdom

    9359 Guilford Rd, Columbia, MD 21046
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    Pearls of Wisdom is a residential care home within Columbia, MD, which serves Howard County. Columbia is a planned community that contains ten little villages. It was built to enhance the lives of those who lives in the area. It is a lovely, quiet place to live, but it is also close enough to other...

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  • San Jose Care Home

    9316 Pilar ct, Columbia, MD 21045
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  • Agape Senior Home

    9420 Ridgeview Drive, Columbia, MD 21046
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  • Clarksville Assisted Living

    Clarksville Assisted Living

    7246 Guilford Road, Clarksville, MD 21029
    (5)
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    We are passionately committed to making a difference in people's lives by offering high quality and supportive services for our seniors in a loving environment. We help them maintain their independence and exercise choice as they live a stress-fee life. Our staff has more than 15 years of experience...

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  • Morningside House of Ellicott City

    Morningside House of Ellicott City

    5330 Dorsey Hall Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (18)
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    Morningside House is a leading Assisted Living & Alzheimer's care provider proudly serving seniors and their families in our Baltimore/Washington area residences. Our communities offer the perfect mix of personal care and hospitality tailored to meet the individual needs of our residents. Our...

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  • Shangri-La

    4475 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (23)
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    Set in a beautiful 2 acre green estate in Ellicott City, Shangri-La was designed for the ultimate living experience. Our 45 apartment community provides residents with the finest services and amenities in a family-oriented, supportive environment. Our care staff is compassionate, friendly, and...

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  • Arbor Terrace Fulton

    Arbor Terrace Fulton

    11584 Scaggsville Road, Fulton, MD 20759
    (1)
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    Arbor Terrace Fulton looks at senior living differently. That’s because we believe no matter where you are in life, you deserve to pursue your passions, maintain meaningful relationships, and live every day to its fullest. With our state-of-the-art senior living and memory care community designed...

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  • Total Assisted Living Home

    Total Assisted Living Home

    12026 Scaggsville Road, Fulton, MD 20759
    (4)
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    Newly Renovated and Affordable at its best!!!     It is our policy to admit and provide care for all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, handicap, age, sex, marital status, religion or sexual preference. Eligibility for admission is based on Physician's recommendation...

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  • Sand Cherry Manor

    Sand Cherry Manor

    8367 Sand Cherry Ln, Laurel, MD 20723
    (3)
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    STAIR LIFT AVAILABLE HOYER LIFT AVAILABLE[ b]

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  • Autumn Hill

    Autumn Hill

    12401 Lime Kiln Rd, Fulton, MD 20759
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    Since 1995, Kenwood Care has managed four Howard County assisted living homes with two in Fulton, one in Dayton, and one in Laurel. Each location is in a beautiful residential setting and features: UNPARALLELED ROUND THE CLOCK CARE -2.5-to-1 resident-to-caregiver ratio (3x higher than state...

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  • Pine Hill

    Pine Hill

    8455 Murphy Rd, Laurel, MD 20723
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    Since 1995, Kenwood Care has managed four Howard County assisted living homes with two in Fulton, one in Dayton, and one in Laurel. Each location is in a beautiful residential setting and features: UNPARALLELED ROUND THE CLOCK CARE -2.5-to-1 resident-to-caregiver ratio (3x higher than state...

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  • Maple Hill

    Maple Hill

    10711 Harding Road, Laurel, MD 20723
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    Since 1995, Kenwood Care has managed four Howard County assisted living homes with two in Fulton, one in Dayton, and one in Laurel. Each location is in a beautiful residential setting and features: UNPARALLELED ROUND THE CLOCK CARE -2.5-to-1 resident-to-caregiver ratio (3x higher than state...

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  • Greenway Manor

    2913 Greenway Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21042
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    Greenway Manor Assisted Living Welcomes You We provide an affordable residence in the Howard County area. It is not just a place to live, but a home that provides comfortable surroundings, which reinforces self-respect, self-esteem, and dignity of aging. Attractive interior and outer facilities,...

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  • HeartLands Senior Living Village at Ellicott City

    HeartLands Senior Living Village at Ellicott City

    3004 North Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (35)
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    Welcome to HeartLands, a Five Star Senior Living community and Howard County's premier rental retirement community. We are the only community in the county that offers cottages and apartments. Located on 48 picturesque acres near historic Ellicott City, we are close to antique and specialty shops,...

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  • Encore at Turf Valley

    Encore at Turf Valley

    11150 Resort Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (28)
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    Welcome to Encore at Turf Valley Encore at Turf Valley offers caring support for those who require day to day assistance. Encore can provide the right amount of support while allowing your loved one to maintain as much independence as possible. Encore offers several assisted living floor plans,...

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  • Glen Hill

    Glen Hill

    14269 Triadelphia Mill Rd, Dayton, MD 21036
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    Since 1995, Kenwood Care has managed four Howard County assisted living homes with two in Fulton, one in Dayton, and one in Laurel. Each location is in a beautiful residential setting and features: UNPARALLELED ROUND THE CLOCK CARE -2.5-to-1 resident-to-caregiver ratio (3x higher than state...

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  • LifeSpring

    LifeSpring

    2200 Pleasant Villa Ave, Catonsville, MD 21228
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    Assisted Living Management was founded in 1999 and currently owns and operates six turn-of-the-century homes focused on enhancing the quality of life for all seniors. Each home is licensed for 15 residents and has been designed specifically for seniors. A place that gives residents control over...

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  • Rolling Meadows

    303 North Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
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    Assisted Living Management was founded in 1999 and currently owns and operates six turn-of-the-century homes focused on enhancing the quality of life for all seniors. Each home is licensed for 15 residents and has been designed specifically for seniors. A place that gives residents control over...

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  • Amazing Care I

    Amazing Care I

    15721 Allnutt Ln, Burtonsville, MD 20866
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    The facility is on a two plus acre property. This gives the residence the opportunity to be amidst nature which is vital for a healthy body and sound mind. The two plus acres takes your mind off the aches and pains of life, the stress and pressure of life. The two plus acres assists you to take a...

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  • Morningside House of Laurel

    Morningside House of Laurel

    7700 Cherry Lane, Laurel, MD 20707
    (52)
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    Morningside House of Laurel is an assisted living community located in Laurel, Maryland in Prince George's County and home to just over 25,000 people. Laurel is a quiet town close to Baltimore and D.C. and residents will be able to take trips to shows, events and concerts. Residents will also be...

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  • Magnolia Manor

    Magnolia Manor

    900 S. Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
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    My husband and I founded Magnolia Manor and designed it to be a small home because after 20 years of working either as a geriatric or psychiatric nurse for large, institutional facilities I have finally accepted that they are incapable of making residents feel at home. I also believe that life...

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  • Wellness Touch Care

    Wellness Touch Care

    15911 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20905
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    We are unique at Wellness Touch Care because we appreciate our resident in a special way - acknowledging our senior adults entering a new stage in their lives. Serving families in: Montgomery County, MD - Howard County, MD - Frederick County, MD - Prince George's County, MD - Fairfax County, VA ...

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  • Paradise Assisted Living

    Paradise Assisted Living

    6348 Frederick Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
    (26)
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    At Paradise Assisted Living we combine comfortable living with quality healthcare to ensure our residents receive all the comforts of home. The warmth and hospitality of this gracious community is felt the moment you step onto our wrap-around, covered front porch, walk through the door, and enter...

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  • Embrasse Moi Assisted Living

    Embrasse Moi Assisted Living

    1701 Maydale Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20905
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    What is unique about our community is the fact that it is owned and operated by a Physical Therapist with over 20 years of experience in senior care. Improving and maintaining mobility is our specialty. If your loved one has declined in walking, standing, getting out of bed, or other activities of...

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  • Atrium Active Home

    Atrium Active Home

    2701 Martello Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (9)
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    >The Atrium Active Home is located in Silver Springs, Maryland and is designed to give seniors the ability to live a comfortable, independent life, all without having to worry about the staff or individuals working on site. The assisted living and personal care services offered by Atrium Active...

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  • Montgomery Eldercare at Eastway

    Montgomery Eldercare at Eastway

    15016 Eastway Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (4)
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    2013 EXCELLENCE AWARD AS RATED BY FAMILIES. WE HAVE BEEN RATED DEFICIENCY FREE BY THE STATE AND COUNTY INSPECTIONS.

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  • Morningside House of Friendship

    Morningside House of Friendship

    7548 Old Telegraph Road, Hanover, MD 21076
    (36)
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    Morningside House of Friendship is located in beautiful Hanover, Maryland, and is considered the 'top-referred' assistant living facility in the area. We are known for our ability to provide effective and compassionate care for seniors of all care levels. Staff members possess unique skills and...

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  • New Life Healthy Living

    New Life Healthy Living

    7600 Clays Lane, Windsor Mill, MD 21244
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    New Life Healthy Living New Life Healthy Living offers a home for residents that is equipped to meet their every need. Located in Windsor Mill, MD, a quiet area that is peaceful and perfect to come home to, this community features a beautiful design and a lovely building to live in. New Life Healthy...

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  • Marian Assisted Living

    Marian Assisted Living

    19109 Georgia Ave, Brookeville, MD 20833
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    At Marian Assisted Living, we encourage our residents to enjoy an independent lifestyle while we provide all the conveniences of home, from delicious home-made meals to housekeeping services. Therefore, our residents have more time to socialize, participate in recreational activities, or just read a...

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  • Avonlea Ridge Assisted Living

    Avonlea Ridge Assisted Living

    13206 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    WHILE MILLIONS OF SENIORS EACH YEAR ARE FACED WITH THE DIFFICULT DECISION OF HAVING TO MOVE FROM THEIR HOMES DUE TO INABILITY TO FULLY CARE FOR THEMSELVES, AVONLEA RIDGE ASSISTED LIVING IS PROUD TO BE ABLE TO OFFER THEM A HOME AWAY FROM HOME. OPEN IN MARCH 2014, AVONLEA RIDGE IS A 5-BED ASSISTED...

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  • JMB Assisted Living, LLC

    JMB Assisted Living, LLC

    12010 Benjamin Street, Beltsville, MD 20705
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    Who are we? What do we offer? Assisted living is for older adults who value their independence, but need some assistance with daily activities such as bathing, dressing, transportation and medication reminders. JMB AL offers a living style in which residents live in their own suites or with...

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  • Summerwood Garden Assisted Living

    12705 Summerwood Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    We offer a wellness program that blends medical and social models. We enhance the life of our residents by providing wellness programs, a variety of activities, socialization and personal care services. We specialize in the care of residents with diabetes and Alzheimer's as well as other types of...

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  • Atrium Stonecrest Home

    Atrium Stonecrest Home

    2305 Falling Creek Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    Atrium Stonecrest Home is located in a beautiful treelined neighborhood in Silver Spring, Maryland. It offers assisted living to only eight residents at a time; such individual care is unprecedented in the industry. With a licensed and professional staff, including a physician and registered nurse,...

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  • Brookdale Olney

    Brookdale Olney

    2611 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Olney, MD 20832
    (43)
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    Join us at our upscale assisted living community also offering Alzheimer’s and dementia care services in charming Olney, Md., just 20 miles from our nation’s capital in a rural location surrounded by verdant trees. Your fine living includes well-appointed, cozy common areas, a spacious apartment,...

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  • Hope and Happiness

    Hope and Happiness

    3120 Greenmead Road, Windsor Mill, MD 21244
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    Hope and Happiness Assisted Living is a home away from home. It is located near shopping centers, churches, and public transportation. The facility sets in a quiet and well-kept community. The staff are very friendly and respectful. Our highly trained team of healthcare professionals work closely...

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  • Agape Assisted Living Home

    Agape Assisted Living Home

    12404 Tampico Way, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    Owned and operated by a Registered Nurse with over 15 years of experience in rehabilitation care. Our home was created according to the vision of a geriatric nurse who wanted to combine the best aspects of small homes and large facilites: the loving personal attention and nurturing of a small home...

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  • The Landing at Silver Spring

    The Landing at Silver Spring

    13908 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    The Landing of Silver Spring offers assisted living and memory care services to meet a wide range of senior needs while always exceeding expectations. At The Landing of Silver Spring, you’ll find that our programs are a little more entertaining, our food is a little better, our staff is a little...

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  • Inspirations at Linthicum

    Inspirations at Linthicum

    804 Camp Meade Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
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    We pride ourselves on personalized, professional care that comforts each of our residents as family members in his or her home. Each resident is cared for based on his or her needs and the personal desires he or she requests. We offer options and choices to suit your individual needs and are...

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  • House of Faith Assisted Living Facility

    House of Faith Assisted Living Facility

    1515 Florida Avenue, Severn, MD 21144
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    HOUSE OF FAITH, Assisted Living Facility is located in Anne Arundel County where the Owner/ Manager has 18 yrs. experience with senior care and the medical field. Her motto that she strongly stands firm on is 'Treat people the way you want to be treated'... The facility is surrounded by great...

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  • Pleasant Woods

    5707 Gwynn Oak Ave, Baltimore, MD 21207
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    P leasant Woods Assisted Living Facility is owned and operated by a Maryland State licensed Nursing Home Administrator with over 20 years of long-term care experience. P leasant Woods facility was started out of the need to provide quality healthcare services to residents who qualify for community...

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  • Able Plus Assisted Living

    Able Plus Assisted Living

    13317 Sherwood Forrest Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    Able Plus Assisted Living was established in March 2016. It is owned and managed by a registered dietitian in partnership with a registered nurse with over 30 years of combined senior care experience in the state of Maryland.Our community is located in a beautiful and quiet neighborhood in Silver...

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  • Amazing Home

    Amazing Home

    4744 Byron Road, Pikesville, MD 21208
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    Amazing Home was established in 2008 and is just minutes away from I695 and I95. Our Team is passionate about serving people in a home-like environment. Amazing Home is an excellent choice for anyone looking for outstanding support with daily living. We offer personalized assistance and...

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Columbia, Maryland

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer care, social interaction, and oversight to individuals around 65 years old. Assisted living facilities usually offer help with daily activities, care supervision, and outings for organized activity. In select instances, facilities may provide hospice, respite, or dementia care. In Maryland, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $51,600 . Maryland has specific statutes associated with this type of facility. The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene regulates this facility type. 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 ability to self-administer medication, the assessment must be reviewed every 6 months, risk factor management needs, and problematic behaviors. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with self-administration of medications, staff who have passed a Board of nursing program may administer medications, and a licensed health professional must review each resident's medication regime within 14 days of admission. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include supervision or occasional assistance with two or more activities of daily living, assistance with self-administration of medications, uncomplicated interventions to manage occasional behaviors that might disrupt or harm the resident or others, and occasional assistance in accessing social and recreational services. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must be varied, meals must be palatable, meals must be properly prepared, and meals must be of sufficient quantity and quality to meet daily nutritional needs. a licensed nutritionist or licensed dietician must review menus on a 4- week cycle for nutritional quality programs must also provide special diets as ordered by a physician or needed by residentsThis type of facility 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. Staff are required to receive education in a variety of fields. These areas include state-approved, 5-hour training on cognitive impairment and mental illness, health and psychosocial needs, Managers of programs licensed for five or more residents must complete 20 hours of Department-approved continuing education every 2 years, and their individual job requirements.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 49.1% are male and 50.9% are female. The median age of Columbia is 38 years old. In Columbia, 8.0% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Demographically, Columbia is 4.6% mixed race, 27.5% black, 1.5% other or not specified, 0.2% Native American, 8.3% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 53.7% white, and 12.4% Asian. In Columbia, 7.4% live in poverty, 73.2% participate in the labor force, 4.8% are widows, and 8.0% have some form of disability. In terms of education, 63.2% have a college degree, 31.2% have a graduate degree, and 12.1% have a high-school diploma. The current population of Columbia consists of 103,170 people. Columbia has a population density of 1,247 people per square mile.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major influence in deciding which care choice works best. Columbia has a median home value of around $367,637 and the median cost of rent is about $1,991 per month per month. The rent burden for Columbia is about 18.7% of the average person's monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Maryland

Based on natural beauty, Maryland ranks 25th in the nation. The state of Maryland has 59 hospitals and 98 health centers, providing care to a population of 6,060,598. The three highest ranked hospitals in Maryland are Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Anne Arundel Medical Center, and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Maryland citizen is ranked 6th nation-wide. Additionally, Maryland is ranked 8th by standards of healthcare. The state of Maryland has a cost of living index of 131.3 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 108.5 and a housing index rating of 184.5.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 60% of Maryland residents voted Democrat and 34% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 39, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Maryland ranks 7th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 31% of Maryland's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 5,336 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-18%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. In Maryland there are 218 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

Maryland experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 70%. On average, Maryland has an air quality index rating of around 40.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 49.4 AQI. On average, the state receives 3.69 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 5.55 inches. During the summer, the average temperature in Maryland is around 74°F. The average high summer temperature is around 91°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 35°F. The average high winter temperature is around 51°F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16°F in the month of January. While residents of Maryland mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Maryland can include floods and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Maryland

The state of Maryland has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Wild Rose , White Ash, Early Blue Violet, and Blackgum. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Shearwaters And Petrels, the Grebes, the Toothed Whales , or the Loons. The state animal of Maryland is the Sperm Whale.