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Senior housing types near Damascus, MD

  • Emerald Assisted Living

    24711 Ridge Rd, Damascus, MD 20872
    (5)
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  • Golden Years

    Golden Years

    28928 Ridge Rd., Mount Airy, MD 21771
    (11)
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    Our spacious one-level, cozy home offers the basic pleasures of home-style cooking, interaction with a warm, qualified staff, and life enrichment programs. We are half the cost of a nursing home and provide 24 hour care. We also provide respite care and temporary care. Due to the limited number of...

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  • Catherine's House

    Catherine's House

    13120 Cool Brook Lane, Clarksburg, MD 20871
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    Caring Living Thriving 20 years ago my husband and I opened our home to the elderly. We named it after my grandmother Catherine. We live in the home with our residents. Catherine's House offers an alternative life care program patterned after the Green House concept. Our home was the first in the...

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  • Sunrise at Montgomery Village

    Sunrise at Montgomery Village

    19310 Club House Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20886
    (44)
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    The moment you walk through our door, you'll feel at home. From our warm, inviting fireplace to our cozy, family-like atmosphere, Sunrise at Montgomery Village is a step above the typical senior residence. For the past fifteen years, our caring and experienced staff has been helping seniors live...

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  • Sycamore Acres

    Sycamore Acres

    6000 Granby Rd, Derwood, MD 20855
    (7)
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    Sycamore Acres II is located in Derwood, MD in Montgomery County. Our residential care home provides assistance to you in the kind of area that is quiet and relaxing. Those who spend time in Derwood enjoy all that Montgomery County offers including Seneca Creek State Park, Brookside Gardens, Billy...

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  • Miracle Manor

    Miracle Manor

    7713 Miller Fall Rd, Rockville, MD 20855
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    At Miracle Manor Assisted Living , we have a range of community features. Residents can take part in off-site activities like Adult day care. Our facility is located in the Derwood section of Rockville, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, DC . Free resident parking is available at our location, and...

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  • AlfredHouse I

    AlfredHouse I

    18114 Cashell Rd., Rockville, MD 20853
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • AlfredHouse V

    AlfredHouse V

    18110 Cashell Rd., Rockville, MD 20853
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Marian Assisted Living

    Marian Assisted Living

    19109 Georgia Ave, Brookeville, MD 20833
    (1)
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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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  • Alfred House Symphony

    Alfred House Symphony

    6020 Needwood Road, Derwood, MD 20855
    (3)
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    AlfredHouse Symphony is a state-of-the-art building showcasing our values of personalized holistic care, incorporating various natural therapies including a sensory room, aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, therapy swings, and many opportunities to sit outside and look at our beautiful garden. As we...

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  • Alfredhouse Needwood

    Alfredhouse Needwood

    6020 Needwood Rd, Derwood, MD 20855
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Ingleside at King Farm

    Ingleside at King Farm

    701 King Farm Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850
    (5)
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    Ingleside at King Farm is a not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community central to the award-winning intergenerational King Farm development. We offer small town living just a short ride from the nation's capitol. Inside our walls, you will find a stress free lifestyle with a variety of...

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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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  • Tranquil Loving Care

    Tranquil Loving Care

    15708 Ancient Oak Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20878
    (7)
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    Tranquil Loving Care is a senior care home that's located in Montgomery county, Gaithersburg, MD. The caring staff at the home provides assistance to seniors in a group home setting. The city of Gaithersburg is separated into east and west divisions with Interstate 270 separating them. The eastern...

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  • Arbor Place - Dementia Care

    Arbor Place - Dementia Care

    4413 Muncaster Mill Road, Rockville, MD 20853
    (3)
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    Founded in 1998 by a Geriatric Psychiatrist and managed by a full time Director of Nursing, Arbor Place delivers the highest interactive staff setting the standard for dementia care. Located in Rockville, MD a suburb of Washington, DC. By design, Arbor Place is constructed to meet the very specific...

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  • Bethany Living II

    Bethany Living II

    5135 Charlington Court, Frederick, MD 21703
    (7)
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    Bethany Living II is located in Frederick, MD in Frederick County. This residential care home gives you the independence that you are seeking while supporting you and allowing you to live in a great area. Those who spend time in Frederick as residents or guests appreciate all that it offers...

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  • AlfredHouse III

    AlfredHouse III

    5313 Norbeck Road, Rockville, MD 20853
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Bedford Court

    Bedford Court

    3701 International Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (38)
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    Bedford Court is a vibrant, independent full-service community located within walking distance of the Leisure World shopping center. Our community offers you a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and service. The community is ideal for seniors who desire...

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  • Sunrise of Rockville

    Sunrise of Rockville

    8 Baltimore Road, Rockville, MD 20850
    (22)
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    Located just two minutes off of I-270 and 10 minutes from the 495 Capital Beltway, Sunrise of Rockville is nestled in a convenient location within Montgomery County near the Rockville Metro and the Historic Area of Rockville. Our Assisting Living specializes in personalizing our services to meet the...

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  • HeartFields Assisted Living at Frederick

    HeartFields Assisted Living at Frederick

    1820 Latham Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    (7)
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    Welcome to HeartFields, A Five Star Senior Living Community! Located in the Dearbought neighborhood, our beautiful, home-like, community, you will find 24-hour licensed nursing, dedicated caregivers, a secure dementia / Alzheimer's area, individual care plans, an on-site team of professionals, group...

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  • AlfredHouse IV

    AlfredHouse IV

    14519 Manor Park Drive, Rockville, MD 20853
    (2)
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • La Famila

    La Famila

    4613 Brad Court, Rockville, MD 20853
    (3)
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    We are located in a very quiet neighborhood. Home is very accommodating with our residents needs. All Neighbors always like to help maintain the street and houses looking at their best. Very easy to stay outside and enjoying the clean air.

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  • Tranquillity at Fredericktowne

    Tranquillity at Fredericktowne

    6441 Jefferson Pike, Frederick, MD 21703
    (37)
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    Conveniently located right off of Interstate 70 and Route 15 in Frederick, Tranquility possesses breathtaking views of both the Catoctin and Sugarloaf mountains. The beautifully landscaped grounds include flower and vegetable gardens maintained by our own residents. Our walking path around our three...

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  • Aspenwood Senior Living Community

    Aspenwood Senior Living Community

    14400 Homecrest Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (26)
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    Welcome to Aspenwood Senior Living Community, a Five Star Senior Living community! Well-established in Montgomery County since 1989, this neighborhood setting is convenient to shopping and medical services. Our Independent and Assisted Living apartments are not part of a high rise, further fostering...

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  • Sunrise of Frederick

    Sunrise of Frederick

    990 Waterford Drive, Frederick, MD 21702
    (32)
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    Sunrise of Frederick is an assisted living community in Frederick, Maryland, located just blocks from The Golden Mile (Route 40 west). Sunrise of Frederick is nestled in a suburban, convenient setting. We pride ourselves in our experience in Frederick County with nearly 15 years serving seniors in...

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  • An An Assisted Living

    An An Assisted Living

    2612 Bel Pre Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (4)
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    Welcome to An-An Assisted Living! We are located at 2612 Bel Pre Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906. Our mission is to provide high quality, safe, and personal care towards our beloved residents. In An-An’s community, we will live together, fight illnesses together and enjoy our lives together. Our...

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  • Bright Side Assisted Living

    Bright Side Assisted Living

    2804 Blazer Court, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (6)
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    Bright Side is a level III provider managed by a Registered Nurse. Our facility is in a quiet and peaceful cul-de-sac in Silver Spring, Maryland and is conveniently located 1.5 miles away from MD-200 Exit 10- Layhill Rd. We created a safe, relaxing, pleasant, and comfortable home-environment for...

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  • AlfredHouse II

    AlfredHouse II

    4 Broomall Ct, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • The Angels Garden

    The Angels Garden

    14017 Breeze Hill Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    The Angels Garden are small private Assisted Living Residences uniquely able to deal with the special needs of seniors, or individuals with physical impairments.The homes are owned and operated by an experienced registered nurse. The staff is carefully chosen for their professional abilities...

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  • Encore at Turf Valley

    Encore at Turf Valley

    11150 Resort Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (33)
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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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  • Caring Well at Aquarius

    Caring Well at Aquarius

    3016 Aquaris Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    CARING WELL AT AQUARIUS Where we provide you the care, security, comfort, and close affinity you're looking for. Owned and managed by Carolyn Pasking, Caring Well has been serving the Silver Spring community for over 10 years! Nurse Carolyn offers 20+ years of nursing experience. Having served as a...

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  • Silver Spring Assisted Living

    Silver Spring Assisted Living

    13828 Bethpage Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    At Silver Spring Assisted Living, great care begins with attention. Our stair-free residence accommodates 5 residents in 3 private rooms, 1 companion/shared room for 2, in a delightful dining setting, an expanded living/activity room, a long with a compassionate staff. We provide care that to...

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  • Wellness Touch Care

    Wellness Touch Care

    15911 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (2)
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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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  • Landow House

    Landow House

    1799 East Jefferson, Rockville, MD 20852
    (11)
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    Landow and Ring House is an assisted living community, located in a safe area of Rockville, MD. This community is perfect for those who want to remain active and engaged in life, but could use some personal assistance with their daily activities. Landow and Ring House, has an average user review...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Brookdale Potomac

    Brookdale Potomac

    11215 Seven Locks Road, Potomac, MD 20854
    (33)
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    If you’re looking for more than just a place to live — if you want to live well —  then Brookdale Potomac, a quiet three-story retirement community located in Potomac, Md., is the place for you. Our upscale community, which offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, provides...

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  • Somerford House & Place Frederick

    Somerford House & Place Frederick

    2100 Whittier Drive, Frederick, MD 21702
    (30)
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    Somerford Place - Frederick is our Alzheimer's Assisted Living community, and is on the same campus as Somerford House - Frederick, our Assisted Living community. Both properties are owned by Five Star Senior Living and located on the same campus. Somerford Place offers assisted living specifically...

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  • Dulce Hogar

    Dulce Hogar

    11814 Pittson Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    Our community, Dulce Hogar, is designed as a friendly home environment for your loved ones. We are located in the Holiday Park section of Silver Spring MD, near the senior center. Our caring staff provides three delicious and nutritious meals daily as well as snacks between meals, plus laundry,...

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  • The Landing at Silver Spring

    The Landing at Silver Spring

    13908 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (1)
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Asheir Homes

    Asheir Homes

    20 Riverwood Ct, Potomac, MD 20854
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    ASHEIR HOMES POTOMAC & GERMANTOWN Boutiques Assisted Living Community Owned and Managed by Nurse Practitioner SERVICES 4:1 Resident Staff Ratio 24-7 Trained Medication & Care Staff Medication Management (3) Home Cooked Meals Daily Bathing / Dressing / Grooming / Personal Hygiene Toileting /...

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  • Harmony Hall

    Harmony Hall

    6336 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD 21044
    (14)
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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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  • 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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  • Transitions Healthcare Oakland Manor

    Transitions Healthcare Oakland Manor

    2810 Kaywood Place, Sykesville, MD 21784
    (8)
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    Oakland Manor is a fully licensed assisted living residence, for seniors who are in need of some assistance in their day-to-day activities, from our caring professional staff. Our residence, designed and built for that purpose is the answer. Located on a three acre wooded site near the Liberty...

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  • Atrium Kosher Home

    Atrium Kosher Home

    10301 Gainsborough Road, Potomac, MD 20854
    (4)
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    Atrium Kosher Home is a traditional Jewish senior care home located in Potomac, Maryland in the county of Montgomery. Potomac is a quiet neck of the woods that has lots of small residential areas mixed in with lush woodlands. The result is an area where senior residents feel neither crowded nor...

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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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Damascus, Maryland

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities have the luxury of organized social interaction and apartment style housing as well as individualized care. Assisted living communities commonly provide support with the activities of daily life, care supervision, and help with transportation and appointments. Under certain circumstances, communities may offer hospice, "aging in place", or skilled nursing care. In Maryland, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $51,600 . Maryland has a number of stipulations associated with this kind of community. The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene supervises this community type. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with self-administration of medications, monitoring and management of occasional psychological or psychiatric episodes or fluctuations that require uncomplicated intervention or support, assistance in accessing and coordinating health services, and occasional assistance in accessing social and recreational services. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must be varied, meals must be properly prepared, meals must be of sufficient quantity and quality to meet daily nutritional needs, and meals must be palatable. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. 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 residents 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 staff who have passed a Board of nursing program may administer medications, reminders to take medications, and medication administration. Staff members receive education in a variety of subjects. These include: basic first-aid, infection control, health and psychosocial needs, and Managers of programs licensed for five or more residents must complete 20 hours of Department-approved continuing education every 2 years. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as assessed on psychiatric conditions, a comprehensive mental and physical assessment, problematic behaviors, and treatment requirements.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a motivating factor in deciding which care option meets the needs of you or your loved one. The median home value in Damascus is $389,024 and the median price for rent is about $1,909 per month a month. The rent burden for Damascus is about 18.2% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Damascus 46.9% have a college degree, 18.7% have a graduate degree, and 19.3% have a high-school diploma. In Damascus, 6.6% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total population of Damascus, 2.6% are widowed, 4.1% live in poverty, 5.9% have some form of disability, and 76.0% participate in the labor force. Racially, the population of Damascus is 77.5% white, 4.7% mixed race, 0.2% Native American, 8.8% black, 0.8% other or not specified, 12.5% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 7.9% Asian. Damascus has a population density of 515 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Damascus consists of 15,423 people. Out of the total city population, 47.5% are male and 52.5% are female. The median age of Damascus is 39 years old.

State Information

An overview of Maryland

The state of Maryland has 59 hospitals and 98 health centers, providing care to a population of 6,060,598. Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Anne Arundel Medical Center, and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Residents of Maryland enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 25th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Maryland citizen is ranked 6th nation-wide. Additionally, Maryland is ranked 8th by healthcare standards. 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

The state of Maryland ranks 7th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 31% of Maryland residents attend religious services among the 5,336 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-18%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Maryland there are 218 masonic lodges. In Maryland, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. During the latest presidential election, 34% voted for the Republican candidate while 60% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 74F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Maryland drops to around 35F. The average high winter temperature is around 51F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16F in the month of January. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 5.55 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Maryland is around 3.69 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Maryland is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 70% in the month of September. On average, Maryland has an air quality index rating of around 40.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 49.4 AQI. 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 Early Blue Violet, Honeysuckle, Wild Raspberry, and Early Blue Violet. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Albatrosses, the Shearwaters And Petrels, the Toothed Whales , or the Rabbits And Hares. The state animal of Maryland is the Sperm Whale.