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Senior housing types near Starkville, MS

  • The Claiborne at Adelaide

    The Claiborne at Adelaide

    74 Claiborne Way, Starkville, MS 39759
    (14)
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    The Claiborne at Adelaide offers a perfect blend of living options in Starkville — including independent living cottages and apartments, assisted living and memory care — in a one-of-a-kind, master-planned retirement community.

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  • Atwood Personal Care Home- Noxapater

    Atwood Personal Care Home- Noxapater

    8862 Hwy 15 South, Louisville, MS 39339
    (2)
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    Atwood Personal Care Home - Noxapater is an assisted living community located in Louisville, Mississippi in Winston county. The area where Atwood Personal Care Home is located in a heavily wooded community that is dotted with small lakes. One of those small lakes is even in the back yard of Atwood...

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  • Bee Hive Homes of Philadelphia

    708 Columbus Ave, Philadelphia, MS 39350
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    Bee Hive Homes of Philadelphia is an assisted living home with a residential setting. We offer 24/7/365 care from a trained, caring staff. All meals and snacks are home cooked and served in the central dining area. Laundry, housekeeping as well as assistance with daily functions including medical...

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  • Atwood Personal Care Home

    Atwood Personal Care Home

    101 Pilot Street, Philadelphia, MS 39350
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    Atwood Personal Care Home is a senior care home in Philadelphia, Mississippi, in Neshoba County. We provide assisted and independent living, as well as adult day services. With a Choctaw Native American heritage, the Philadelphia area is known for the migration that became the Trail of Tears and...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Grenada

    Providence Assisted Living of Grenada

    1855 Hill Dr, Grenada, MS 38901
    (1)
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    Providence Assisted Living of Grenada is located in Grenada, Mississippi. We specialize in offering seniors over 65 with an opportunity to live independently, with assistance granted only when it is asked for. We know how important it is for our elderly residents to remain active, both socially and...

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  • River Birch Estate Assisted Living

    River Birch Estate Assisted Living

    606 E Jackson Road, Union, MS 39365
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    River Birch Estate Assisted Living is locally owned and operated. Located on beautiful 1 1/2 acre lot in a fully restored home which originally was built by Dr. E. Laird for his family in Union, MS. Later, a large addition was added to the back of the house which provides additional resident living...

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  • Country Place Senior Living of Winfield

    Country Place Senior Living of Winfield

    480 Tahoe Road, Winfield, AL 35594
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    Country Place Senior Living is more than an assisted living residence, it's a place where true friendships are made, lives are shared and care warms the heart. Our uniquely intimate setting of 24 suites limits the number of residents, thereby fostering a feeling of 'family' and belonging. When you...

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  • Country Place Senior Living of Hamilton

    Country Place Senior Living of Hamilton

    690 National Ave, Hamilton, AL 35570
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    Country Place Senior Living is more than an assisted living residence, it's a place where true friendships are made, lives are shared and care warms the heart. Our uniquely intimate setting of 24 suites limits the number of residents, thereby fostering a feeling of 'family' and belonging. When you...

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  • Elmcroft of Oxford

    Elmcroft of Oxford

    100 Azalea Dr, Oxford, MS 38655
    (7)
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    Lease by November 30 and lock in your rate! Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021.*See our Sales Director for details. Nestled in the charming city of Oxford, Mississippi, Elmcroft of Oxford is minutes away from Oxford Square’s dining and shopping amenities as well as concerts and athletic...

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  • Hermitage Gardens of Oxford

    Hermitage Gardens of Oxford

    1488 Belk Boulevard, Oxford, MS 38655
    (10)
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    Hermitage Gardens of Oxford is a beautiful, 55-suite retirement community offering Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care. Step inside our doors and discover charming assisted living with a distinctive grace reminiscent of Oxford's celebrated history. Personal touches create a community rich in...

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  • Brookdale Meridian

    Brookdale Meridian

    4555 35th Avenue, Meridian, MS 39305
    (6)
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    It's time to start enjoying the carefree lifestyle you deserve and when you come home to our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in historic Meridian, Miss., you’ll enjoy a vibrant lifestyle with varied levels of care to accommodate your changing needs. From independent living and assisted...

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  • Brookdale Northport

    Brookdale Northport

    951 Rose Drive, Northport, AL 35476
    (16)
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    Don’t sweat the small stuff. That’s what we’re here for— to help with the little things so you can focus on having fun. Located just across the Black Warrior River from Tuscaloosa, we have both assisted living and memory care, so you’ll have the care you need when you need it.  With assisted living,...

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  • The Blake at Oxford

    The Blake at Oxford

    110 Ed Perry Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655
    (6)
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    Strategically located in the new Oxford Commons development in Oxford, Mississippi, The Blake at Oxford is a community for seniors unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel right at home. Assisted Living and...

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  • Pine Valley

    Pine Valley

    800 Rice Valley Rd N, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (5)
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    Pine Valley Retirement Community, a tradition in southern active retirement living, has over 25 years of experience in providing quality independent living and assisted living care for seniors at an affordable cost with no buy-in required. Nestled on 10 acres of tall pines and flowering gardens,...

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  • HarborChase of Jasper

    HarborChase of Jasper

    2100 Viking Dr, Jasper, AL 35501
    (5)
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    Jasper is located in the Northwest part of Alabama. It is a community with beautiful nature, and a rich historical heritage. Here you'll find the home you've been looking for...HarborChase of Jasper Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community. Our community is unique in that we...

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  • Country Cottage - Russellville

    Country Cottage - Russellville

    900 Jackson Avenue North, Russellville, AL 35653
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    Because home is so important to all of us, the Cottage not only has wonderful cozy common areas where new and old friends can enjoy being together, but it offers different sizes and styles of room, and service programs tailored to perfectly suit the needs of each resident. Whether your loved one...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    700 Moores Crossing, Senatobia, MS 38668
    (4)
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    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia is located in Senatobia. Our facility offers assisted living. We also have access to specialists like podiatrists, dentists, optometrists, and psychologists. Our facility is rather large. Full range therapy is available to all residents but we work hard to...

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  • Country Cottage - Corinth

    Country Cottage - Corinth

    3002 N Polk St, Corinth, MS 38834
    (9)
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    Central to Country Cottages' mission is ~CareSteps~, the customized personal service program that provides just the right kind of help at the right time. Individualized services include: Nurse supervised, 24 hour staff attention ~CareSteps~ personal care plan Three homestyle meals daily Planned off...

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  • Ridgeland Place

    Ridgeland Place

    410 Orchard Park, Ridgeland, MS 39157
    (41)
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    Ridgeland Place is a warm and welcoming senior living community, offering personalized Assisted Living and Memory Care services, in Ridgeland, Mississippi. We are dedicated to enhancing health, wellness and the highest quality of service delivery for our residents—enabling them to live life more...

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  • The Blake at Flowood

    The Blake at Flowood

    350 Town Center Way, Flowood, MS 39232
    (11)
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    Located in the heart of Flowood, Mississippi, adjacent to the new East Metro Parkway and the Dogwood Promenade, The Blake at Flowood is a community designed for seniors unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel...

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  • Morningside of Sheffield

    Morningside of Sheffield

    413 Cox Boulevard, Sheffield, AL 35660
    (1)
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    Located in the Shoals area of northwest Alabama, Morningside of Sheffield offers daily assistance for seniors in a warm, home-like environment.  A well-rounded, active lifestyle program is provided to promote independence, continued physical, mental and social stimulation and the necessities of...

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  • Brookdale Shoals

    Brookdale Shoals

    2904 South Wilson Dam Road, Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
    (10)
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    If you’re ready to enjoy life and leave the housekeeping, laundry and daily chores to someone else, then our community in Muscle Shoals, Ala., is the place to be. We offer assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care while providing abundant services, conveniences and amenities. And there’s...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Cleveland

    Providence Assisted Living of Cleveland

    800 Third Street, Cleveland, MS 38732
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Providence Assisted Living of Cleveland is an assisted living community located in the beautiful Cleveland, Mississippi. With years of experience building a reputable and comfortable home for senior citizens to become a part of, we take pride in our ability to help each new resident settle in and...

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  • Maplewood Lane

    Maplewood Lane

    223 Tucker Rd, Helena, AL 35080
    (4)
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    Maplewood Lane Traditional Assisted Living If you or someone in your family is having difficulty living independently, yet doesn't need 24-hour care and medical supervision, then assisted living will provide the ideal solution. If you or a loved one requires assistance with bathing, dressing,...

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  • Columbia Cottage

    Columbia Cottage

    2373 Roberts Lane, Florence, AL 35630
    (5)
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    Real Service At the heart of Columbia Cottage is ~CareSteps~, an individualized service plan designed to solve the real, day-to-day issues that have threatened to destroy the independence you've worked so hard to achieve. ~CareSteps~ assures that you'll receive the right amount of help at the right...

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  • Plain View Assisted Living

    Plain View Assisted Living

    214 Spell Dr, Richland, MS 39218
    (8)
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    Plain View offers the comfort and elegance that you expect in senior care including 24 Hour Care, Respite Care and Adult Day Services. We are located on a beautiful site in Richland, MS, where the blooms of spring and the colors of fall can be enjoyed. You may choose to view from the comfort of our...

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  • Galleria Woods - a CCRC

    Galleria Woods - a CCRC

    3850 Galleria Woods Drive, Birmingham, AL 35244
    (8)
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    It’s not downsizing your home; it’s upsizing your possibilities.  Located on 20 wooded acres in Birmingham’s prestigious Riverchase area, our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) gives you a maintenance-free lifestyle with the retirement you deserve. Our community has a full continuum of care...

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  • Chateau Vestavia Retirement

    Chateau Vestavia Retirement

    2435 Columbiana Road, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
    (9)
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    From the moment you walk through the door, you will experience the difference that is Chateau Vestavia. Family owned and locally operated, we are a part of the beautiful Vestavia Hills community. Our caring professional staff is committed to making this the most worry-free time of your life. We take...

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  • Brookdale University Park

    Brookdale University Park

    400 University Park Drive, Homewood, AL 35209
    (27)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Come see if our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, is the right fit for you and your family. Here you’ll have independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus. So if you or your spouse need more care later, you’ll have the lifestyle you want and the...

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  • Hilltop at Glenwood

    213 Ana Dr, Florence, AL 35630
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    You will feel right at home at Hilltop at Glenwood. Located in historic Florence, AL residents enjoy all that our town has to offer, including the annual Renaissance Faire each fall and the W.C. Handy Music Festival every summer. Our community is very family friendly and we are committed to...

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  • River Highlands

    River Highlands

    1851 Data Dr, Hoover, AL 35244
    (13)
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    Located in Hoover, Alabama, River Highlands is a newly renovated senior living community featuring a total of 110 beautifully appointed residences: 86 assisted living and 28 memory care apartments. The innovative assisted living apartments, specialized dementia care suites and short-term respite...

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  • Gardens of Pelham

    Gardens of Pelham

    2124 Old Montgomery Hwy, Pelham, AL 35124
    (71)
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    At the Gardens of Pelham Assisted Living, our retirement community meets the diverse and changing needs of today’s senior citizens. Conveniently located off 1-65 North at exit 246 in Pelham near the Oak Mountain Park, the Garden’s atmosphere is warm and relaxed. Our month-to-month rent, without...

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  • Brookdale Clinton

    Brookdale Clinton

    501 East Northside Drive, Clinton, MS 39056
    (10)
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    Endless Opportunities In a beautiful and peaceful setting with wooded landscapes and a tranquil fishing pond, you can enjoy all kinds of luxury amenities without sacrificing the comforts of home. Here at our assisted living and memory care community in Clinton, Mississippi, you will find cozy and...

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  • Country Cottage - Hoover

    Country Cottage - Hoover

    4000 Greenwood Drive, Hoover, AL 35216
    (29)
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    Real Service At the heart of Country Cottage is CareSteps, an individualized service plan designed to solve the real, day-to-day issues that have threatened to destroy the independence you've worked so hard to achieve. CareSteps assures that you'll receive the right amount of help at the right time...

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  • Silvercreek Senior Living

    Silvercreek Senior Living

    6630 Crumpler Blvd, Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (23)
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    We are the best kept secret in retirement living in this area— tucked away on the Cherokee Valley Gold Course in Olive Branch, MS! Can you imagine...not having to worry with changing a light bulb or dealing with repairmen when your washer goes out! Are you looking into downsizing but still...

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  • Columbia Cottage - Mountain Brook

    Columbia Cottage - Mountain Brook

    3776 Crosshaven Drive, Birmingham, AL 35223
    (13)
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    Real Lifestyle Choices Columbia Cottage derives much of its design and decor from a Southern Living Idea Home. In addition to the many comfortable common areas, you will choose from twelve different apartment home floor plans. Each thoughtful layout has plenty of room to accommodate the treasures...

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  • Legacy Woods

    Legacy Woods

    101 Jacobs Ln, Hayden, AL 35079
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our services include traditional and specialty care assisted living. We offer free evaluations where we can help assist you in determining you or your loved ones needs. Traditional Assisted Living If you or someone in your family is having difficulty living independently, yet doesn't need 24-hour...

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  • Danberry at Inverness

    235 Inverness Center Dr, Hoover, AL 35242
    (35)
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    Danberry at Inverness reflects a complete break from the conventions of ordinary senior living communities by embracing a distinctive philosophy focused on celebrating life with style. Here, you will find every convenience and amenity imaginable for active adults over 55, including a full complement...

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  • Germantown Plantation

    Germantown Plantation

    9293 Poplar, Germantown, TN 38138
    (20)
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    Germantown Plantation is a combination independent living and assisted living community with luxury apartments which face a three-story atrium. Rents are month-to-month with no buy-in fees and includes a 30 day move out option. Meals are prepared by an award winning chef and are served restaurant...

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  • Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day Care

    Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day Care

    3575 Hacks Cross Road, Memphis, TN 38125
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    For assisted living in the Memphis community, Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day care offers a family oriented atmosphere for members and their families. This community is a short drive from Memphis, Germantown, Collierville and North Mississippi and is great for quick and easy visits. Apple Grove...

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  • Hermitage Gardens of Southaven

    Hermitage Gardens of Southaven

    108 Clarington Drive, Southaven, MS 38671
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    Hermitage Gardens of Southaven is a beautiful, 55-suite retirement community offering Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care. Step inside our doors and discover charming assisted living with a distinctive grace reminiscent of Southaven's celebrated history. Personal touches create a community rich in...

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  • Somerby at St. Vincent’s One Nineteen

    Somerby at St. Vincent’s One Nineteen

    200 One Nineteen Blvd, Hoover, AL 35242
    (3)
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    Nestled in an attractively landscaped and wooded pocket of Birmingham, AL, Somerby St. Vincent's One Nineteen provides all that seniors desire from Independent living, Assisted living and specialized Somerside Memory Care options. Somerby offers a comfortable, convenient and rewarding senior living...

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  • Kennington Pointe

    Kennington Pointe

    6301 Village Grove Dr, Memphis, TN 38115
    (44)
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    Independent and Assisted Living/Memory Care Options We all want freedom: The freedom to live life to the fullest, to experience the joy of quality time with family and friends, the freedom of choice. A Veritas InCare all-inclusive lifestyle affords residents the freedom to live the life they dream...

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  • Brookdale Dogwood Creek

    Brookdale Dogwood Creek

    8199 Poplar Avenue, Germantown, TN 38138
    (29)
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    Do more of what you love Trade your to-do list for a bucket list.  Here at our community in Germantown, Tennesse, you can do just that with more time for what matters most— pursuing your passion for volunteering, rediscovering an old hobby like painting or focusing on personal wellness with fitness...

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  • Elmcroft of Grayson Valley

    Elmcroft of Grayson Valley

    2366 Old Springville Rd., Birmingham, AL 35215
    (32)
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    Lease by November 30 and lock in your rate! Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021.*See our Sales Director for details. Elmcroft of Grayson Valley, offers a special combination of daily living, personalized supportive services, and interactive activities. We focus on wellness and keeping...

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  • Pointe At Kirby Gate

    Pointe At Kirby Gate

    6480 Quince Road, Memphis, TN 38119
    (20)
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    Located right outside of Germantown, our community offers you a whole new world of friendship, gracious living, comfort and convenience in an ultimate location. Put them together and you have the perfect combination for an independent, rewarding and fulfilling retirement. We invite you to call and...

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  • Kirkwood by the River

    Kirkwood by the River

    3605 Ratliff Road, Birmingham, AL 35210
    (2)
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    Kirkwood by the River was founded as a nonprofit in 1980 by Independent Presbyterian Church to offer Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Medicare Rehabilitation. Set on 120 acres on the Cahaba River, Kirkwood by the River feels miles away from the...

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  • Brookdale Germantown

    Brookdale Germantown

    7701 Poplar Avenue, Germantown, TN 38138
    (26)
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    A great life. For great seniors. Take the short drive from Memphis to the upscale town of Germantown, Tennessee, and you’ll find a premiere assisted living community that helps seniors find a new kind of independence. Here, you have access to world-renowned health care while also enjoying the peace...

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  • Morningside of Cullman

    Morningside of Cullman

    2021 Dahlke Drive, Cullman, AL 35058
    (5)
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    Located one block from Cullman Regional Medical Center and 4 miles from Interstate 65, residents are conveniently located to their physicians, rehabilitation services, and more. Morningside of Cullman is licensed by the State of Alabama, is a trusted senior resource, and the Assisted Living of...

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  • Peachtree Senior Living

    Peachtree Senior Living

    3740 Eagle Drive, Trussville, AL 35173
    (15)
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    Peachtree Senior Living is an assisted and independent living community offering personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in an intimate, professionally managed setting. We are proud to celebrate our 100% DEFICIENCY FREE state survey!!! Peachtree's Assisted Living is...

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Starkville, Mississippi

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is a residential community which provides assistance, care, and supervision to self-sufficient seniors who do not need skilled nursing care. The types of service offered often involve support with ADLs. Inhabitants may be kept under monitoring and evaluation. In certain cases, facilities may offer respite, Alzheimer's care, or hospice. In Mississippi, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $42,291 . Mississippi has a number of provisions related to this kind of facility. The Mississippi Department of Health, Health facilities Licensure and Certification governs this type of facility. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include facilities must provide at least three daily meals, meals must meet the nutritional, social, emotional, and therapeutic needs of residents, all special diets must be planned by a licensed dietician who visits the facility at least once every 30 days, and meals must meet current recommended dietary allowances. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with activities of daily living, laundry, social activities , and referral to social services as needed. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program.This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include physical act of handing an oral prescription medication to the resident, physical act of handing liquids to resident to assist the resident in swallowing, and medication administration. Staff must obtain education in a variety of fields. These include: new operators must spend 2 concurrent days with the licensing agency for training and mentoring and direct care staff must receive appropriate training on topics related to the care of the population being served. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to assure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as A re-examination by a physician and/or nurse practitioner or physician assistant is required annually and Prospective residents must be given a thorough examination by a licensed physician or certified nurse practitioner, or physician assistant. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day.

Cost of Living

The price of a care community is determined by the neighborhood in which it is located. Starkville has a median home value of around $157,686 and the median cost of rent is about $792 per month per month. The rent burden for Starkville is around 14.0% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Starkville, 5.3% of the citizens are veterans. Racially, the population of Starkville is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 57.8% white, 3.3% Asian, 1.0% other or not specified, 0.0% Native American, 1.6% mixed race, 36.2% black, and 1.5% Hispanic. Based on gender, 50.4% are male and 49.6% are female. The median age of Starkville is 27 years old. In Starkville, 30.2% live in poverty, 4.2% are widows, 58.3% participate in the labor force, and 9.9% do not have health insurance. Of the population of Starkville 16.2% have a high-school diploma, 28.3% have a graduate degree, and 49.7% have a college degree. Starkville has a population density of 383 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Mississippi

In terms of resources, Mississippi has a cost of living index of 85.7, a grocery index rating of 91.6, and a housing index rating of 70.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Overall, Mississippi ranks 48th out of all states in quality of life and 50th in healthcare. Residents of Mississippi enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 11th in the United States. In total, Mississippi has 105 general hospitals and 247 health centers that provide care for 2,983,400 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Mississippi are Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County, Beacham Memorial Hospital, and Ochsner Medical Center-hancock.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Mississippi ranks 30th in the nation. In the last presidential election 40% of Mississippi residents voted Democrat and 58% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of religious values, 49% of Mississippi's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 6,765 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-41%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-24%. In Mississippi there are 604 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Mississippi is 39.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.3 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Mississippi is around 74%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 76% in the month of July. During the winter, the average temperature in Mississippi drops to around 46°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 67°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 27°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 80°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 63°F during the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 7.60 inches. On average, the state receives 4.85 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Mississippi mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Mississippi can include hurricanes, tornados, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Mississippi

The state of Mississippi has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Skunk Cabbage, Hepatica, Bloodroot, and Virginia Waterleaf. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Dove, the Cardinal, the Cormorant, or the Mountain Lions. The state animal of Mississippi is the White-tailed Deer.