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Bristol Manor of Lamar

603 E 17th Street, Lamar, MO 64759

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

Wildwood Senior Living

3002 S John Duffy Dr, Joplin, MO 64804

4.8
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

We do the work so that you can live the life you’ve always wanted.The Wildwood offers services and amenities that make life open and full of opportunity for residents. We bring events to residents. We take care of tidying up. We work with residents and families to make a health plan. We do the...

Oak Pointe of Neosho

2601 Oakridge Extension, Neosho, MO 64850

4.6
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Oak Pointe of Neosho is a 46-apartment senior living community that was intentionally designed to meet the unique needs of older adults. With both assisted living and memory care services, residents have their choice of purposefully designed studio and one-bedroom private apartments, which...

Spring River Christian Village

201 S Northpark Ln, Joplin, MO 64801

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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Country Place Memory Care

822 S Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701

4.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Our Mission is to foster peace of mind for our residents and their loved ones and to enhance each resident's individuality, promote their dignity and lovingly encourage their independence. At Country Place Memory Care, every effort has been made to ensure that you or your loved one are provided...

Carl Junction Residential Care

201 Fir Rd, Carl Junction, MO 64834

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Bristol Manor of Nevada

401 E Walnut Street, Nevada, MO 64772

2.5
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

Country Place Senior Living

820 S Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701

(0 review)

Studio

If Country Place® Living feels like home, it’s purely intentional. This is a community in thetruest sense. We set out to create Country Place® Living with the understanding that ourlives are all about relationships - with our friends, loved ones, the folks we see every day inour surroundings....

Webwood Assisted Living

1640 Waldo Hatler Drive, Neosho, MO 64850

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Webwood Assisted Living is a family owned facility conveniently located minutes from I-49, directly across from the Neosho Golf Course. This beautiful "state of the art" facility boasts spectacular sunsets from our 70 foot back patio looking over a picturesque valley, all part of a 15 acre...

The Bungalows at Nevada

640 E Highland Ave, Nevada, MO 64772

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Oak Pointe of Carthage

300 W. Airport Drive, Carthage, MO 64836

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Bristol Manor of Webb City

1803 N Main Street/ Highway D, Webb City, MO 64870

2.5
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

Bristol Manor of Carthage

2131 S River Street, Carthage, MO 64836

1.5
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

Hudson House

1700 S Hudson Ave, Aurora, MO 65605

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Hudson House is a 41-bed residential care facility located adjacent to the Aurora Nursing Center in Lawrence County, Aurora, Missouri. Hudson House is a unique health care facility with the highest of standards in both resident care and cleanliness while providing a sense of well-being for those...

Autumn Court

1421 S Landrum St, Mount Vernon, MO 65712

(0 review)

Studio, Semi-Private

Oak Pointe of Monett

1011 Old Airport Rd, Monett, MO 65708

4.8
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Our mission is to be the best place a senior adult has ever lived. We prioritize helping residents remain connected to friends, family and community, and always maintain a firm commitment to well-being that nourishes the body, mind and spirit. Assisted Living At Oak Pointe, we start with...

Ascension Living Via Christi Village - Pittsburg

1502 Centennial Dr, Pittsburg, KS 66762

4.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Via Christi Village is an assisted living community in Pittsburg Kansas. You will find our assisted living community easy to access for visitors coming from all parts of the city .Via Christi is dedicated to the independence of each resident within our secured environment. We provide ample...

Fort Scott Presbyterian Village

2401 Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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Cost of assisted living in Lamar, MO

Assisted living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average assisted living cost comparisons
  • $4,199
    National
  • $3,754
    State
  • $2,994
    Lamar, MO
  • $4,062
    Pittsburg, MO
  • $3,502
    Joplin, MO
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What is assisted living?

Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:

  • Housekeeping
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Help with personal care
  • Laundry
  • Social activities and outings
  • 24-hour emergency response
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Lamar, Missouri

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities provide recreational activities, healthcare, and oversight to persons who are about 65 years of age or older. Assisted living communities commonly provide help with transit and appointments, chances for organized activity, and help with the activities of daily life. In certain situations, communities may offer dementia care, respite, or “aging in place”. In Missouri, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $34,566 . The state of Missouri maintains a number of provisions associated with this type of community. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Regulation and Licensure, Section for Long-Term Care Regulation supervises this type of community. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with distribution, assistance with administration of medications, assistance with activities of daily living , and nursing services. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include modified diets must be reviewed at least quarterly by a consulting nutritionist, dietitian, RN, or physician, modified diets prescribed by a physician can be provided, and communities must provide at least three daily meals. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include a physician, pharmacist, or registered nurse (RN) must review the medication regimen of each resident every other month, insulin injections may be administered by a certified medication technician or level i medication aide who has successfully completed the state-approved course for insulin administration, and self-administer prescription and nonprescription medications if a licensed health provider approves. Public assistance is available through the Medicaid State Plan Personal Care authority. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. Staff members receive training in a number of fields. These areas include promoting independence in activities of daily living, techniques that are effective in enhancing residents’ choice and control over their environment, (2 hours) of initial training on transfer assistance, and mentally confused 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 authorized staff person and a physician must conduct a physical exam to document the individual’s current medical status and write any special orders regarding care and needed procedures, complete screening prior to admission to determine whether an applicant is eligible to be admitted, assessment must be repeated whenever the resident has a significant change in condition and at least semiannually, and an individualized evacuation plan must be developed for residents who require more than minimal assistance to evacuate.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 18.6% have a college degree, 38.9% have a high-school diploma, and 6.9% have a graduate degree. Out of the total population of Lamar, 28.5% live in poverty, 57.3% participate in the labor force, 10.8% do not have health insurance, and 21.3% have some form of disability. Out of the total city population, 47.6% are male and 52.4% are female. The median age of Lamar is 41 years old. Demographically, Lamar is 95.9% white, 0.0% Native American, 0.0% other or not specified, 0.5% black, 2.0% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.6% Hispanic, and 1.6% Asian. Currently, the population of Lamar consists of 4,271 people and in total the Lamar metro area has a population of 4,330. Lamar has a population density of 326 people per square mile. In Lamar, 8.5% of the citizens are veterans.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is determined by the neighborhood where it is located. Lamar has a median home value of about $92,225 and the median cost of rent is around $538 per month. The rent burden for Lamar is around 14.0% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Missouri

In terms of resources, Missouri has a cost of living index of 88.8, a grocery index rating of 96.6, and a housing index rating of 70.6. 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. There are 128 hospitals and 212 health centers that service a population of 6,144,344. Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Missouri is ranked 28th in quality of life and 41st in healthcare. The natural beauty of Missouri is ranked 9th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In Missouri, 37% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 9,001 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-36%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Missouri there are 414 masonic lodges. The state of Missouri ranks 35th in the country for diversity. During the latest presidential election, 57% voted for the Republican candidate while 38% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Missouri, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 6.57 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.63 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76F. The average high summer temperature is around 92F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. The average high winter temperature is around 51F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12F during the month of January. On average, Missouri has an air quality index rating of around 37.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.7 AQI. Missouri experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 75%. While residents of Missouri mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Missouri can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Missouri

The state of Missouri has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Scouring Rush, Dogwood, Wild Grape, and Poison Ivy. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Silver-haired Bat , the Long-tailed Weasel, the Mule Deer, or the Red Fox. The state animal of Missouri is the The Mule.

Frequently asked questions about Assisted Living facilities in Missouri

Bristol Manor of Lamar, Wildwood Senior Living and Oak Pointe of Monett are the top rated assisted living facilities near Lamar, Missouri. See full list of communities.

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