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Senior housing types near Fort Washington, MD

  • Amazing Life Assisted Living Services

    9007 Pinehurst Drive, Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (1)
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    We are pleased to announce our lift is installed! Amazing Life Assisted Living Services offers a clean fresh facility, beautifully furnished rooms, delicious food, outside activities, and happy residents. We provide frequent updates to the family, photos of events and activities, full laundry...

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  • Harbor Park Estates Assisted Living

    625 River Bend, Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (1)
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    Welcome to Harbor Park Estates Assisted Living Harbor Park Estates is an upscale, assisted living facility dedicated to providing each of our Residents a caring, nurturing environment with dignified and respectful services in a special place fitting to call 'home'. There is no greater comfort in...

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  • In Loving Hands

    In Loving Hands

    8402 Lucille Court, Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (5)
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    At In Loving Hands Assisted Living Facility, our mission is to provide quality care in a home like environment. All residents will be treated with respect and dignity. When individuals can no longer live independently, we are an option to consider. We are able to assist with all levels of care. In...

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  • EBY Health Services II

    10238 Old Fort Road, Fort Washington, MD 20744
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    EBY Health Services II is located in Fort Washington, MD in Prince George's County. This residential care home provides support when you need it in an area that is situated just outside the downtown district of Washington, D.C.. Those who spend time in Fort Washington enjoy checking out the Fort...

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  • EBY Assisted Living

    910 Park Terrace, Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (3)
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    EBY Assisted Living residential care home in Fort Washington, Prince George's County is only a few minutes away from the Nation's Capitol and the stunning beaches of Chesapeake Bay. In an hour-long adventure, our seniors can see the Fort Washington mesmerizing architecture, built 180 years ago as a...

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  • George's Assisted Living

    6908 Noah Drive, Fort Washington, MD 20744
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    George's Assisted Living is a senior care home that is located in fort Washington, MD in the county of Prince George's. Gently rolling valleys and hills surround our warm community. The view of piedmont is magnificent to say the least. Fort Washington is a great destination to live and visit. George...

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  • Paul Spring Community

    Paul Spring Community

    7116 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22307
    (22)
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    Paul Spring Community, located in the Mt. Vernon community of Alexandria, offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Inspiritas - Memory Care. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited, Inc community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of...

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  • Sunrise at Mount Vernon

    Sunrise at Mount Vernon

    8033 Holland Drive, Alexandria, VA 22306
    (18)
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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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  • Spring Hills Mount Vernon

    Spring Hills Mount Vernon

    3709 Shannons Green Way, Alexandria, VA 22309
    (78)
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    At Spring Hills Mount Vernon, we are committed to making healthy living the foundation of every aspect of life. From dining that truly satisfies, to fitness that invigorates and motivates, down to the smaller details, such as our use of safe, non-toxic cleaning products in each assisted living...

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  • Alpha Home Assisted Living

    Alpha Home Assisted Living

    7603 Huntsman Court, Clinton, MD 20735
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    If you’re looking for high quality and personal service, you’ve come to the right place. At Alpha Home Assisted Living Clinton we’ll give your loved one the attention and personal service you’ll come to expect and enjoy. We provide quality supportive care and personal guidance to individuals who are...

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  • Sunrise of Alexandria

    Sunrise of Alexandria

    3520 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22304
    (20)
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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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  • Queen's Court Assisted

    Queen's Court Assisted

    7606 Fox Hunt Court, Clinton, MD 20735
    (25)
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    Queen's Court Assisted Living LLC is located in a quiet tree lined community close to Andrews Air Force Base. Our caring staff has over 40 years combined experience working in senior care. We offers help with daily activities, medication management, and personal care in a lovely residential setting...

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  • Brandywine Living at Alexandria

    Brandywine Living at Alexandria

    5550 Cardinal Place, Alexandria, VA 22304
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    An Outstanding Location Located next to Cameron Station and just minutes from historic Old Town, Brandywine Living at Alexandria provides a convenient location for seniors to reside close to their children, grandchildren, and friends, while remaining in the community they love. This 116-suite,...

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  • High Spirits Home Assisted Living

    High Spirits Home Assisted Living

    7703 Don Drive, Clinton, MD 20735
    (1)
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    High Spirits Home Assisted Living Facility is located in the Keyser Estates in Clinton, MD. Our facility is five minutes away from Southern Maryland Hospital and conveniently located, half mile from the shopping center. Our staff members have over five years combined experience in elder care and our...

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  • The Fountains at Washington House

    The Fountains at Washington House

    5100 Fillmore Ave, Alexandria, VA 22311
    (51)
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    Welcome to Alexandria's number-one continuing care RENTAL community! Located near Washington DC, The Fountains at Washington House offers nine (9) floor plans in both assisted and independent living in a boutique-hotel style environment. Our community provides independent living, assisted living and...

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  • Annette's Place

    5118 Marlin Court, Waldorf, MD 20603
    (1)
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    Annette's Place is located near a mall, shopping centers, parks and recreation centers. The facility is licensed to provide services to five clients. The facility has an appearance and atmosphere to make loved ones feel warm,safe, secure, comfortable, as if they were in their own surroundings. As...

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  • Golden Manor

    Golden Manor

    7600 Woodyard Farm Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (4)
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    Golden Manor is an assisted living community located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. The small town of Upper Marlboro is the seat of Prince George's County and is known for its beautiful sights and easy access to a wide range of amenities. Whether you are relocating to Upper Marlboro or planning a...

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  • Sunrise of Springfield

    Sunrise of Springfield

    6541 Franconia Road, Springfield, VA 22150
    (21)
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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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  • The Fairfax a CCRC

    The Fairfax a CCRC

    9140 Belvoir Woods Parkway, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
    (17)
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    The Fairfax is a continuing care retirement community conveniently located near Fort Belvoir, VA and is the perfect option for individuals over the age of 55 looking to enjoy and active, fulfilling life with none of worries of home-ownership. Meals, housekeeping and maintenance are included in the...

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  • Morningside House of St Charles

    Morningside House of St Charles

    70 Village Street, Waldorf, MD 20602
    (28)
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    The Morningside House of Saint Charles, located in Waldorf, Maryland welcomes you. Our premier apartment-style accommodations allow every resident to be in control of their lives, even while we offer a variety of care services designed to meet every need. We believe that a sense of independence and...

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  • Aarondale Community

    Aarondale Community

    6929 Matthew Place, Springfield, VA 22151
    (14)
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    Aarondale Community, located in Springfield, offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Inspiritas - Memory Care. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of providing exceptional care for...

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  • Brookdale Arlington

    Brookdale Arlington

    3821 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22203
    (44)
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    As one of the premier assisted living and memory care communities in the Washington, D.C., area, we are conveniently located in the heart of Arlington, Va., an upscale area consistently ranked among the wealthiest counties in the United States. We’re close to casual and fine dining establishments,...

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  • The Jefferson

    The Jefferson

    900 North Taylor Street, Arlington, VA 22203
    (21)
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    Welcome to The Jefferson, where ownership and a unique approach to active aging are conveniently located at The Gateway to Arlington Virginia, just minutes away from Washington, DC. The Jefferson has skillfully combined independence, luxury,services and amenities with the security of home ownership...

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  • The Residences at Thomas Circle

    The Residences at Thomas Circle

    1330 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
    (11)
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    More than a great place to live, The Residences at Thomas Circle is a neighborhood within a neighborhood – where seniors can live life their way. LIFE AT ITS FINEST In the heart of downtown DC, just blocks from the White House and a short walk to museums and monuments, you will find seniors enjoying...

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  • Sunrise at Bluemont Park

    Sunrise at Bluemont Park

    5900 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22205
    (23)
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    Our 35 year mission at Sunrise Senior Living has been to champion the quality of life for all seniors. Our approach is simple; resident centered care. This approach helps seniors live the life they want to live by providing options to meet their individual needs and wishes. Sunrise offers a variety...

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  • House of Joseph LLC

    House of Joseph LLC

    4801 Parkmont Lane, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    House of Joseph, LLC. is an Assisted Living Facility, licensed to provide personal care services for senior residents. The primary goal of our community is to offer an alternative to traditional nursing facilities. Here, we provide a comfortable environment, with a qualified staff dedicated to the...

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  • Beulah Spring Assisted Living

    Beulah Spring Assisted Living

    13908 Edsall Street, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (1)
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    Beulah Spring Assisted Living LLC is a full service 24-hour quality residential assisted living establishment located in Greater Upper Marlboro, MD, in a single-family environment that is home-like, clean, safe and inviting. The home is in a cul-de-sac, in a quiet Brock Hill Estate, on a 2-acre lot...

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  • Sunrise of Arlington

    Sunrise of Arlington

    2000 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22207
    (11)
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    Positioned to enjoy the greenery & peacefulness of the Lexington Bike Path on one side and the bustling in-town location of Massachusetts Ave. on the other side, Sunrise of Arlington has the best of both worlds under one roof. Our community is perfect for the resident who prefers an urban...

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  • Harmony at Spring Hill

    Harmony at Spring Hill

    8350 Mountain Larkspur Drive, Lorton, VA 22079
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    Located thirty minutes outside of Washington, D.C., Harmony at Spring Hill provides accommodations for residents in Assisted Living and Memory Care. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a conveniently located, well-landscaped campus. The campus is ideally located in Lorton,...

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  • Peaceful Life Assisted Living Rambling Hills

    Peaceful Life Assisted Living Rambling Hills

    1027 Butterworth Lane, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (2)
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    Beautifully situated in the Rambling Hills community in Upper Marlboro, Maryland located just 1 minute from 95/495 Beltway. The home is a one-level building licensed for five assisted living beds. This location offers private rooming options. The facility is handicapped accessible.

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  • Sunrise of Falls Church

    Sunrise of Falls Church

    330 North Washington Street, Falls Church, VA 22046
    (19)
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    Located just minutes from historic downtown Falls Church and only a few miles from the national capital, our setting is convenient for families living throughout Fairfax and Arlington counties and beyond. Sunrise of Falls Church is nestled in the heart of the scenic City of Falls Church, just a few...

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  • Rose's Place

    Rose's Place

    11311 Sherrington Ct, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (2)
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    Company: Labeled the 'Bed and Breakfast of Assisted Living', Rose's Place's mission is to provide supportive, consistent care in a holistic approach, centered on each resident's unique needs. Rose's Place Incorporated was established in June 1997 in Upper Marlboro, Maryland by Rosemary Garrett a...

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  • Maple Heights Senior Living

    Maple Heights Senior Living

    5100 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20011
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Maple Heights Senior Living, you will find it’s all about choice. Whether you are in search of a more independent lifestyle with a variety of optional services, or a full complement of Assisted Living, Maple Heights will offer the best of both worlds within our community. Not only will we provide...

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  • Grand Oaks

    Grand Oaks

    5901 MacArthur Boulevard Northwest, Washington, DC 20016
    (21)
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    Grand Oaks is located on the campus of Sibley Memorial Hospital. It is close to Georgetown, Bethesda and just minutes from the Potomac River and the Virginia Suburbs. Our residents feel inspired in their spacious, light filled apartments, dine in elegance with delicious meals and remain active with...

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  • The W Assisted Living

    The W Assisted Living

    1717 Largo Rd, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (17)
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    Woodmore House Assisted Living Woodmore House Assisted Living is located in Upper Marlboro, MD, a place that is special to visit and great to call home. This bright and sunny community is situated in a peaceful area with a great small town atmosphere. Woodmore House Assisted Living offers a...

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  • Home Away From Home, LLC

    4002 Ingraham St, Hyattsville, MD 20781
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    We know how difficult a decision it is to entrust your loved one to an assisted living home, rest assured that taking care of your loved one is our number one concern.  We provide a safe, caring, loving, and nurturing environment for our residents.  We are waiting to welcome you...

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  • Forest Hills of DC

    Forest Hills of DC

    4901 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008
    (2)
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    Inclusive Senior Living... Essential care and support for life Formerly known as the Methodist Home of DC, Forest Hills holds a tradition of excellence for over 125 years. Throughout our history, our focus has always been on people -- our residents and our staff who, together, make our community...

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  • Westminster at Lake Ridge a CCRC

    Westminster at Lake Ridge a CCRC

    12191 Clipper Drive, Lake Ridge, VA 22192
    (2)
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    Westminster at Lake Ridge is an assisted living community located in Lake Ridge, VA. Lake Ridge is located in Prince William County and is home to 41,000 people. Lake Ridge is a small city with shops and stores, where residents can enjoy getting out for exercise, going to pay bills, going out to...

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  • Heatherwood Community

    Heatherwood Community

    9642 Burke Lake Rd, Burke, VA 22015
    (33)
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    Heatherwood Community, located in Burke, offers Independent Living and Assisted Living. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited, Inc community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of providing exceptional care for senior adults.

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  • Independence Court of Hyattsville

    Independence Court of Hyattsville

    5821 Queens Chapel Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782
    (15)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Independence Court of Hyattsville is an elegant assisted living home that is available to residents who are looking for a peaceful place to live. This community offers its residents access to the historic city of Hyattsville, MD. Guests of the residents of this community will find that they have...

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  • Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

    Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

    5111 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20008
    (6)
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    Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue is located in the heart of Washington D.C. and opened in late 2003. Our community offers not only a convenient location within the District, but also a variety of services and amenities. Nearby attractions include major shopping malls, golf courses, country clubs, and...

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  • Ingleside at Rock Creek

    Ingleside at Rock Creek

    3050 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (7)
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    With more than a century of service and sophistication, Ingleside at Rock Creek is the preferred address for Washington, D.C. retirement. There’s no setting quite like ours: 14 acres of wooded paths and flourishing gardens, bordering Rock Creek Park. In an elite Northwest Washington, D.C....

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  • Sunrise Braddock Glen

    Sunrise Braddock Glen

    4027 Olley Lane, Fairfax, VA 22032
    (11)
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    Sunrise's assisted living options offer personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in a professionally managed, carefully designed, community setting. It's the perfect alternative for seniors who can no longer live on their own at home, yet don't need 24-hour, complex...

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  • Assisted Living at Hawkins Gate

    Assisted Living at Hawkins Gate

    6890 Hawkins Gate Rd, La Plata, MD 20646
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    Assisted Living at Hawkins Gate is a senior residential care home that is located in the small city of La Plata, MD and in Charles county. La Plata is home to the Clark Run Nature Area and the Laurel Springs Regional Park; both which are great for outdoor entertainment and relaxing evening strolls....

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  • Chevy Chase House

    Chevy Chase House

    5420 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (1)
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    Experience luxury at Meridian Senior Living’s newly remodeled Chevy Chase House, the place where assisted living meets the style and comfort of a contemporary residence in the heart of Washington, DC. The Chevy Chase House was thoughtfully redesigned by an award-winning design firm to incorporate...

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  • Mama's Care Assisted Living Inc

    4111 East West Highway, University Park, MD 20782
    (4)
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    MISSION STATEMENT: Our mission is to create services for seniors that enhance the value of the entire span of life In a residential, and safe environment. ABOUT US: Mama's Care Assisted Living is a single family house located at 4111 East West Highway in University Park Maryland, and it's on half an...

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  • Hands & Heart Assisted Living

    Hands & Heart Assisted Living

    6612 24th Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20782
    (5)
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    We are devoted to meeting the unique needs of each resident through a variety of senior care living options ASSISTED LIVING AT HANDS & HEART ALLOWS SENIORS TO REMAIN INDEPENDENT IN A PROFESSIONALLY MANAGED AND CAREFULLY DESIGNED COMMUNITY SETTING. ENJOY VIBRANT SOCIAL ACTIVITIES, PERSONALIZED...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights

    Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights

    5555 Friendship Boulevard, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (8)
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    Brighton Gardens provides personal care in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. A separate Special Care Center for residents with Alzheimer's or other memory related disorders...

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  • Williams House Assisted Living

    Williams House Assisted Living

    3702 La Dova Way, Springdale, MD 20774
    (2)
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    The Williams House is an assisted living provider that offers the following services: A residential or facility-based housing and supportive services, or combination of services to meet the needs of there residents who are unable to perform, or who needs assistance in performing, the activities of...

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  • Sunrise of Fairfax

    Sunrise of Fairfax

    9207 Arlington Boulevard, Fairfax, VA 22031
    (19)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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Fort Washington, Maryland

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer recreational activities, personal care, and oversight to persons around 65 years old. The services offered often include help with ADLs. Occupants may be kept under supervision and assessment. In select situations, facilities may offer respite, "aging in place", or hospice. In Maryland, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $51,600 . Maryland has specific statutes associated with this kind of facility. The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene governs this type of facility. This type of facility 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 residentsThere must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. 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 treatment requirements, problematic behaviors, activities of daily living needs, and a comprehensive mental and physical assessment. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include uncomplicated interventions to manage occasional behaviors that might disrupt or harm the resident or others, assistance in accessing and coordinating health services, supervision or occasional assistance with two or more activities of daily living, and occasional assistance in accessing social and recreational services. Staff must receive training in a variety of areas. These areas include their individual job requirements, residents' rights, the use of service plans, and basic food safety. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include reminders to take medications, staff who have passed a Board of nursing program may administer medications, and assistance with self-administration of medications. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must be palatable, meals must be properly prepared, meals must be varied, and programs must provide three meals a day and snacks.

Cost of Living

The location in which a senior care community is based will have a significant influence on the cost of care. The total cost of living can be a big influence when choosing which care choice is best for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Fort Washington is around 20.8% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median price for rent in Fort Washington is $1,987 and the median home value for Fort Washington is $324,376.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 50.2% are female and 49.8% are male. The median age of Fort Washington is 48 years old. In Fort Washington, 65.2% participate in the labor force, 7.9% do not have health insurance, 6.3% are widowed, and 6.7% live in poverty. The current population of Fort Washington consists of 24,144 people. Fort Washington has a population density of 675 people per square mile. In terms of education, 40.8% have a college degree, 18.0% have a graduate degree, and 19.4% have a high-school diploma. In Fort Washington, 16.5% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Racially, the population of Fort Washington is 68.0% black, 11.6% white, 11.3% Hispanic, 9.2% Asian, 2.5% mixed race, 0.0% Native American, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 8.7% other or not specified.

State Information

An overview of Maryland

There are 59 general hospitals and 98 health centers that provide care for 6,060,598 Maryland residents. Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Anne Arundel Medical Center, and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. In terms of resources, Maryland has a cost of living index of 131.3, a grocery index rating of 108.5, and a housing index rating of 184.5. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. Residents of Maryland enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 25th in the United States. Overall, Maryland ranks 6th in quality of life and 8th in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

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 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. The state has a median age of 39 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Maryland ranks 7th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 34% voted for the Republican candidate while 60% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 5.55 inches. On average, the state receives 3.69 inches of precipitation a month. 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. On average, the humidity rating for Maryland is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 70% in the month of September. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 35°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 51°F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16°F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Maryland is around 74°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53°F during the month of June. 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 Virginia Creeper, Wild Raspberry, Wild Rose , and Blackgum. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Shearwaters And Petrels, the Albatrosses, the Grebes, or the Loons. The state animal of Maryland is the Sperm Whale.