Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 4 Assisted Living facilities in Madison and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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1120 N First Street, Norfolk, NE 68701
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Madison House is the preferred Assisted Living community in Norfolk, Nebraska. Madison House offers residents a caring atmosphere, an active community, and a comfortable life. We would love for you to visit us with your family and loved ones and see for yourself! With Madison House's convenient...
3271 29th Avenue, Columbus, NE 68601
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Cottonwood Place is located in a quiet residential neighborhood in the friendly town of Columbus, Nebraska. We are about four blocks north of Glur Park. In 2012 and 2014 we won the Best Assisted Living Facility in Columbus award and in 2013 we won the Certificate of Achievement for Exceptional...
1500 Vintage Hill Dr, Wayne, NE 68787
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It’s not downsizing your home; it’s upsizing your possibilities. At Kinship Pointe, you can have the worry-free lifestyle you deserve. With independent living and assisted living both on one campus, it makes the transition between care levels easy if you need it later. And you and your spouse can...
Assisted living communities administer social opportunities, supervision, and personal care to persons around 65 years old. The types of service provided often involve support with ADLs. Inhabitants may be kept under supervision and evaluation. In select cases, communities may provide hospice, continuing care, or Alzheimer’s care. Nebraska maintains specific statutes related to this type of community. Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Licensure and Regulation certifies this type of community. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include provide adequate food services, monitor for nutritional problems on specified weight changes, and must offer written menus based on federal nutrition standards. In total, there can be no more than 4 residents to a room. There must be one bath or shower for every 8 residents and one toilet for every 6 residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as services for residents with special needs and services provided by the community: how often, when and by who. Public assistance is available through Government assistance is covered through two Medicaid 1915(c) waiver programs.. Staff members receive training in a number of subjects. These include: financial management, resident care/services, rules/regulations/standards for operating an ALF, and gerontology. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with personal care, financial management, supportive services, and behavioral management.
Racially, the population of Madison is 88.6% white, 0.0% Asian, 0.3% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, 0.4% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 54.2% Hispanic, and 10.4% other or not specified. Madison has a population density of 790 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Madison consists of 2,359 people. Out of the total population of Madison, 15.4% live in poverty, 6.2% are widowed, 10.0% have some form of disability, and 67.7% participate in the labor force. In Madison, 8.1% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Of the population of Madison 2.0% have a graduate degree, 10.1% have a college degree, and 29.5% have a high-school diploma. Based on gender, 53.8% are male and 46.2% are female. The median age of Madison is 35 years old.
The community in which a community is located will have a major effect on the overall cost. The overall cost of living is a motivating factor when selecting which community meets the needs of your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Madison is around 13.7% of the average person’s monthly income. The median home value in Madison is about $84,612 and the median price for rent is $536 per month a month.
Overall, Nebraska ranks 9th in quality of life and 27th in healthcare compared to other US states. In terms of resources, Nebraska has a cost of living index of 93.3, a grocery index rating of 95.5, and a housing index rating of 80.9. 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 93 hospitals and 42 health centers that service a population of 1,941,032. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Columbus Community Hospital, Chi Health Nebraska Heat, and Methodist Hospital. Residents of Nebraska enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 27th in the United States.
The state of Nebraska ranks 26th in the country for diversity. The median age in the state is 37, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. Thirty-nine percent of Nebraska residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 2,860 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-25%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Nebraska there are 147 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 34% of Nebraska residents voted Democrat and 59% voted Republican.
The average air quality index rating in Nebraska is 31.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 40.9 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Nebraska drops to around 72F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 6F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Nebraska is around 72F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 49F in the month of June. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Nebraska is around 2.10 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 5.31 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Nebraska is around 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 74% in the month of December. While residents of Nebraska mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Nebraska can include tornadoes, floods, and and earthquakes (high).
The state of Nebraska has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Sunflower, Wild Rose, Goldenrod, and Big Bluestem. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the White-tailed Deer, the Sandhill Cranes, the Pronghorn Sheep, or the Whooping Cranes. The state animal of Nebraska is the The White-tailed Deer.