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Senior housing types near Union, MS

  • 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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  • Atwood Personal Care Home

    Atwood Personal Care Home

    101 Pilot Street, Philadelphia, MS 39350
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Bee Hive Homes of Philadelphia

    708 Columbus Ave, Philadelphia, MS 39350
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brookdale Meridian

    Brookdale Meridian

    4555 35th Avenue, Meridian, MS 39305
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Atwood Personal Care Home- Noxapater

    Atwood Personal Care Home- Noxapater

    8862 Hwy 15 South, Louisville, MS 39339
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Blake at Flowood

    The Blake at Flowood

    350 Town Center Way, Flowood, MS 39232
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Ridgeland Place

    Ridgeland Place

    410 Orchard Park, Ridgeland, MS 39157
    (41)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Claiborne at Adelaide

    The Claiborne at Adelaide

    74 Claiborne Way, Starkville, MS 39759
    (14)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Plain View Assisted Living

    Plain View Assisted Living

    214 Spell Dr, Richland, MS 39218
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brookdale Clinton

    Brookdale Clinton

    501 East Northside Drive, Clinton, MS 39056
    (10)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Provision Living at Hattiesburg

    Provision Living at Hattiesburg

    217 Methodist Blvd., Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Provision Living at Hattiesburg Provision Living at Hattiesburg located in Hattiesburg, Lamar County, Mississippi provides seniors with an assisted living community. This community provides care to those facing Alzheimer's and dementia. The city of Hattiesburg offers much to residents and their...

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  • Brookdale Hattiesburg I

    Brookdale Hattiesburg I

    103 Fox Chase Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Good Times, Better Company Come join us at our warm and friendly assisted living community in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and you can exchange the monotony of household chores for a life rich in quality care, beautiful accommodations, spacious common rooms, and a community calendar spilling over with...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Grenada

    Providence Assisted Living of Grenada

    1855 Hill Dr, Grenada, MS 38901
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Claiborne at Hattiesburg Assisted Living and Memory Care

    The Claiborne at Hattiesburg Assisted Living and Memory Care

    200 Whispering Pines Blvd, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Whether you enjoy the freedom of personal independence or the comfort of being catered to , the levels of care offered at The Claiborne at Hattiesburg are tailored to meet your personal needs and preferences. Our Assisted Living community offers a wide range of options and services for seniors who...

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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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  • Pine Valley

    Pine Valley

    800 Rice Valley Rd N, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Country Place Senior Living of Winfield

    Country Place Senior Living of Winfield

    480 Tahoe Road, Winfield, AL 35594
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • The Pinnacle of Greenville

    The Pinnacle of Greenville

    1880 Fairground Rd, Greenville, MS 38703
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    We provide our residents with lifestyles, housing, care and services in comfortable surroundings.

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  • Elmcroft of Oxford

    Elmcroft of Oxford

    100 Azalea Dr, Oxford, MS 38655
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Country Place Senior Living of Hamilton

    Country Place Senior Living of Hamilton

    690 National Ave, Hamilton, AL 35570
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Blake at Oxford

    The Blake at Oxford

    110 Ed Perry Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • HarborChase of Jasper

    HarborChase of Jasper

    2100 Viking Dr, Jasper, AL 35501
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Maplewood Lane

    Maplewood Lane

    223 Tucker Rd, Helena, AL 35080
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Somerby of Mobile

    Somerby of Mobile

    901 Somerby Drive, Mobile, AL 36695
    (31)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Are All Mobile-Area Retirement Communities Alike? Somerby Is Truly Something Special. It's The Somerby Spark that does it. Visit Somerby of Mobile, and you'll find beautiful rental apartment homes — in an active, vibrant retirement community just minutes from everything you love in Mobile...

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  • Crowne Place

    Crowne Place

    3720 Dauphin St., Mobile, AL 36608
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Crowne Place is an assisted living community located in the prestigious Spring Hill area of Mobile, Alabama. There are several beautifully appointed living rooms that include tables for playing games or hosting bridge clubs. Three meals a day with choice of entrees are served in the elegant dining...

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  • Atria Regency

    Atria Regency

    4720 Morrison Drive, Mobile, AL 36609
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Atria Regency, you'll experience southern living with grace and charm, and enjoy an active lifestyle with all the comforts of home. Exciting activities contribute to the social atmosphere at Atria Regency. Chat with old friends or meet new ones in this home-style community. Atria Senior Living is...

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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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  • Gardens of Pelham

    Gardens of Pelham

    2124 Old Montgomery Hwy, Pelham, AL 35124
    (71)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Elmcroft of Heritage Woods

    Elmcroft of Heritage Woods

    3440 Hillcrest Rd., Mobile, AL 36695
    (12)
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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 Heritage Woods offers a special combination of daily living, personalized supportive services, and interactive activities. Since 1995, when our first community...

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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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  • Knollwood Pointe

    Knollwood Pointe

    5601 Girby Rd, Mobile, AL 36693
    (11)
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    Situated in the heart of thriving Mobile, Knollwood Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care community offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With proximity to the historic USS Battleship Alabama and the sandy-white beaches of Dauphin Island, this charming community is an ideal place to call...

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  • Chateau Vestavia Retirement

    Chateau Vestavia Retirement

    2435 Columbiana Road, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
    (9)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Gardens of Clanton

    Gardens of Clanton

    850 Scott Dr, Clanton, AL 35045
    (55)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Friendly, charming and oh so southern, the Gardens of Clanton Assisted Living offers the personal attention and home-like environment your loved one deserves. From the shady front porch to the spacious common-area, our assisted living has a welcoming feeling of “family” and belonging. With 16...

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  • Carrington Specialty Care Assisted Living

    Carrington Specialty Care Assisted Living

    6801 Three Notch Road, Mobile, AL 36619
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Specializing in Alzheimer's and Dementia Care.

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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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  • Brookdale Biloxi

    Brookdale Biloxi

    2120 Enterprise Drive, Biloxi, MS 39531
    (21)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Round-the-Clock Care From the moment you walk through our front door, you may find yourself thinking you stumbled upon a family reunion instead of an assisted living and memory care community. We can’t blame you. From the warmth and friendliness of the care team to the sound of residents laughing as...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    700 Moores Crossing, Senatobia, MS 38668
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Baldwin House

    Baldwin House

    10171 Papa George St, Daphne, AL 36526
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Baldwin House is a family owned and operated assisted living community along the Eastern Shore. With more than 50 combined years of senior living experience, the Baldwin House was established in 2010. The Baldwin House pours their energy into the community every day. Each resident receives the...

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  • Danberry at Inverness

    235 Inverness Center Dr, Hoover, AL 35242
    (35)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Country Place Senior Living of Greenville

    Country Place Senior Living of Greenville

    1035 Fort Dale Road, Greenville, AL 36037
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Blake at Malbis

    The Blake at Malbis

    11626 US Hwy 90, Daphne, AL 36526
    (17)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Blake at Malbis is an assisted living community located in in the beautiful city of Daphne, Baldwin County, Alabama. With dedicated staff who are committed to providing you with the best quality of care, The Blake at Malbis is the perfect choice for your new home. Daphne is a vibrant city with...

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  • Gardens of Daphne

    Gardens of Daphne

    1307 Daphne Ave, Daphne, AL 36526
    (23)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Friendly, southern and oh so charming, the Gardens of Daphne Assisted Living offers the personal attention and home-like environment your loved one deserves. From the rockers on the shady front porch to the spacious family-style dining room to the comfortable central common-area, our senior...

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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)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Brennity at Daphne Assisted Living & Memory Care

    The Brennity at Daphne Assisted Living & Memory Care

    27440 County Rd, Daphne, AL 36526
    (20)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Celebrated for its modernized brand of senior livng, the Brennity at Daphne is dedicated to ensuring the very best for our residents' golden years. Located in the picturesque beach town of Daphne, our sprawling grounds offer lake views and a tranquil new environment to call home. The Brennity offers...

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  • Country Cottage - Russellville

    Country Cottage - Russellville

    900 Jackson Avenue North, Russellville, AL 35653
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Country Place Senior Living of Brewton

    Country Place Senior Living of Brewton

    905 Belleville Avenue, Brewton, AL 36426
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Country Place Senior Living of Brewton is an assisted living community located in Brewton, AL. Brewton, a small town located just north of the Florida Panhandle, offers seasonal events, recreational facilities and a vibrant downtown with an abundance of shopping venues. Its residents take part in...

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Union, Mississippi

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities administer supervision, care, and social events to persons around 65 years of age or older. Services provided often involve help with activities of daily living. Residents may be kept under monitoring and evaluation. In select situations, facilities may offer skilled nursing care, respite, or Alzheimer's care. In Mississippi, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $42,291 . Mississippi maintains a number of stipulations associated with this type of facility. The Mississippi Department of Health, Health facilities Licensure and Certification licenses this facility type. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include physical act of handing liquids to resident to assist the resident in swallowing, medication administration, and physical act of handing an oral prescription medication to the resident. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with activities of daily living, social activities , laundry, and referral to social services as needed. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program.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. Staff members receive education in a variety of fields. These include: direct care staff must receive appropriate training on topics related to the care of the population being served and new operators must spend 2 concurrent days with the licensing agency for training and mentoring. 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 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. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must meet current recommended dietary allowances, all special diets must be planned by a licensed dietician who visits the facility at least once every 30 days, meals must meet the nutritional, social, emotional, and therapeutic needs of residents, and facilities must provide at least three daily meals.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is affected by the city where it is located. Monthly, the median rent in Union is about $469 and the median price for a house for Union is approximately $74,829. The rent burden for Union is about 12.5% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 27.4% have a high-school diploma, 4.0% have a graduate degree, and 16.5% have a college degree. Union has a population density of 216 people per square mile. The total population of Union consists of 1,925 people. Out of the total city population, 48.6% are female and 51.4% are male. The median age of Union is 42 years old. In Union, 4.7% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Union, 11.7% consider themselves widows, 26.6% have some form of disability, 27.5% live in poverty, and 47.7% participate in the labor force. Racially, the population of Union is 0.0% Native American, 0.1% Asian, 43.8% black, 0.0% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.8% mixed race, 55.2% white, and 0.3% Hispanic.

State Information

An overview of Mississippi

Out of a national average of 100, Mississippi has a cost of living index rating of 86, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 70. In total, Mississippi has 105 general hospitals and 247 health centers that provide care for 2,983,400 citizens. Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County, Beacham Memorial Hospital, and Ochsner Medical Center-hancock are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Residents of Mississippi enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 11th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Mississippi citizen is ranked 48th nation-wide. Additionally, Mississippi is ranked 50th by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Mississippi ranks 30th in the country for diversity. In the last presidential election 40% of Mississippi residents voted Democrat and 58% voted Republican. 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 Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-41%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-24%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Mississippi there are 604 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Mississippi is around 4.85 inches. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 7.60 inches of precipitation a month. During the summer, the average temperature in Mississippi is around 80°F. The average high summer temperature is around 94°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 63°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Mississippi drops to around 46°F. The average high winter temperature is around 67°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 27°F during the month of January. On average, Mississippi has an air quality index rating of around 39.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.3 AQI. Mississippi experiences an average humidity rating of about 74%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 76% in the month of July. 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 Bloodroot, Wild Geranium, Dutchman's Breeches, and Eastern Cottonwood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Cardinal, the Crow, the Mountain Lions, or the Chickadee. The state animal of Mississippi is the White-tailed Deer.