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  • GoodLife Senior Living Artesia

    GoodLife Senior Living Artesia

    906 Pistachio Trail, Artesia, NM 88210
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    We are a faith based company that pride ourselves on providing compassionate care in every aspect of what we do daily. Our homes are ran intentionally with a lower caregiver to resident ratio because our primary focus is about the people we serve not profit. For many of our residents, our homes will...

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  • GoodLife Senior Living Ruidoso

    GoodLife Senior Living Ruidoso

    108 Vision Drive, Ruidoso, NM 88345
    (1)
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    We are a faith based company that pride ourselves on providing compassionate care in every aspect of what we do daily. Our homes are ran intentionally with a lower caregiver to resident ratio because our primary focus is about the people we serve not profit. For many of our residents, our homes will...

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  • GoodLife Senior Living Carlsbad

    GoodLife Senior Living Carlsbad

    601 West Cherry Lane, Carlsbad, NM 88220
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    Good Life Senior Living is the finest assisted living home in Carlsbad New Mexico. The construction and design of our Carlsbad location, as well as our (8) additional homes, are uniquely designed for maximum safety of our residents. We provide the best care in everything from chronic illness or...

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  • GoodLife Senior Living Lovington

    1706 N 2nd Street, Lovington, NM 88260
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    We are a faith based company that pride ourselves on providing compassionate care in every aspect of what we do daily. Our homes are ran intentionally with a lower caregiver to resident ratio because our primary focus is about the people we serve not profit. For many of our residents, our homes will...

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  • GoodLife Senior Living Hobbs

    1920 W College Lane, Hobbs, NM 88242
    (3)
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    Good Life Senior Living is the finest assisted living home in Carlsbad New Mexico. The construction and design of our Carlsbad location, as well as our (8) additional homes, are uniquely designed for maximum safety of our residents. We provide the best care in everything from chronic illness or...

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  • Landmark at Desert Gardens

    Landmark at Desert Gardens

    200 S Linam St, Hobbs, NM 88240
    (9)
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    Our mission is simple: creating environments where moments of joy, independence, and wellness are the focus each and every day. We believe in an Eden Alternative model, where elders are learning, growing, and contributing to the environment of the community. Located in the nostalgic downtown area...

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  • Wheatfields Senior Living Community

    Wheatfields Senior Living Community

    4701 North Prince Street, Clovis, NM 88101
    (4)
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    At Wheatfields Senior Living, we invite you to see what home looks like in beautiful Clovis, New Mexico. Wheatfields' staff take pride in creating the foundation of your comfort by providing the essentials to put your mind at ease. Our mission is to help you enjoy the things you love and have more...

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  • Hickory Place

    Hickory Place

    717 S. Alamo Rd., Levelland, TX 79336
    (2)
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    At Hickory Place, we provide thoughtful, compassionate care in a warm, lively senior living community. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination of care. Our...

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  • Friona Heritage Estates

    Friona Heritage Estates

    201 E 15th St, Friona, TX 79035
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    Friona Heritage Estates is a 16-unit assisted living apartment complex, located in the small Texas town of Friona. We have been serving those you care about for over 18 years. Friona has a modern hospital conveniently located just a few blocks away as well as a local pharmacy just down the street....

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  • The Isle at Raider Ranch

    6548 43rd Street, Lubbock, TX 79407
    (96)
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    Our team is dedicated to delighting our residents by truly getting to know them and ensuring that we are taking care of their needs.' Raider Ranch is West Texas' only resort-style gated community for those age 55 plus, featuring 24-hour security, maintenance-free living and unparalleled services and...

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  • Wilshire Place

    Wilshire Place

    6410 Erskine, Lubbock, TX 79416
    (2)
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    Grace House offers families peace of mind that their loved ones are being cared for with dignity, respect, and grace. *All service is individually tailored to each resident’s specific needs *One home is a Certified Alzheimer’s Memory Care Unit *Experienced, caring, and knowledgeable staff *Residents...

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  • Evershine Care Assisted Living

    Evershine Care Assisted Living

    1213 Juniper Ave, Las Cruces, NM 88001
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    COVID-19 Free Facility Dr. Ivan, President and CEO of Evershine Care, LLC understands the concerns in our community at this time and is committed to keeping our residents, your loved ones, safe. We want to assure you that our community has been diligent in keeping residents and staff safe...

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  • Brookdale Shadow Hills

    Brookdale Shadow Hills

    110 Frankford Avenue, Lubbock, TX 79416
    (26)
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    Fantastic Care for Fantastic Texas Seniors You’re ready to upgrade your senior living. And we’re just the place to do it. Our senior living community in Lubbock, Texas, provides exceptional senior living services to exceptional seniors. As one of our residents, you can take advantage of either...

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  • Wilshire on 4th

    6502 4th Street, Lubbock, TX 79416
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    Wilshire Place Senior Living is an active adult community located in Lubbock, Texas. Our community features full service Assisted Living and Memory Care. We are situated on 68 acres and offer 72 units of senior living apartments. At Wilshire Place on 4th, we have taken great care and pride in...

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  • Haciendas at Grace Village

    Haciendas at Grace Village

    2802 Corte Dios, Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (18)
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    ABOUT US Unique design differences place The Haciendas at Grace Village among the most outstanding Alzheimer's and dementia care facilities in our region. Truly not a 'facility', but instead, a residence, the Haciendas at Grace Village is comprised of residential-style homes that provide assisted...

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  • Brookdale Remington Park

    Brookdale Remington Park

    5301 66th Street, Lubbock, TX 79424
    (26)
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    Luminous Living in Lubbock Building your best life is going to take a beautiful backdrop and a life full of interesting things to do and interesting people to do them with. That’s what you’ll find in our luxurious assisted living community in Lubbock, Texas. You’ll find us in an ideal location near...

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  • Casa Bella Assisted Living

    Casa Bella Assisted Living

    2919 Spitz Street, Las Cruces, NM 88005
    (5)
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    We have three communities in Las Cruces that are owned and operated by three individuals who are native New Mexicans and have a combined Assisted Living Experience of over 30 years. We are involved daily in the communities and are available to our family members and staff 24 hours a day! If there's...

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  • Desert Peaks Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Desert Peaks Assisted Living & Memory Care

    5525 Cotton Bloom Ct., Las Cruces, NM 88007
    (19)
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    Desert Peaks Assisted Living & Memory Care is guided by goodness, loyalty, faith, and fun. We're located in beautiful Las Cruces, New Mexico and offer independent living, assisted living and memory care services for seniors. We warmly welcome you to experience the good people who live and work here...

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  • Silvertop Assisted Living

    Silvertop Assisted Living

    3711 69th St, Lubbock, TX 79413
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    SilverTop Assisted Living is designed to meet the personal care needs of the elderly with dignity, respect and Love, offering personalized assisted living options for seniors. Our prominence is on providing a marvelous , delightful assisted living lifestyle, allowing you to do what you can and...

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  • Sunridge at Cambria

    Sunridge at Cambria

    1991 Saul Kleinfeld Drive, El Paso, TX 79936
    (7)
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    In addition to offering Assisted Living services, we also offer a special Alzheimer's and Dementia care unit for those needing a more secure environment. We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you...

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  • Mackenzie Place

    Mackenzie Place

    8609 Boston Ave., Lubbock, TX 79423
    (21)
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    Mackenzie Place is located in the heart of Lubbock, Texas, just one mile west of McCollough Park. They say everything is bigger in Texas; well that includes the hearts of our wonderful staff. We treat every resident and their family as if they were part of our family. Our residents love that they...

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  • Sunridge at Cielo Vista

    Sunridge at Cielo Vista

    7949 Sunmount Drive, El Paso, TX 79925
    (18)
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    In addition to offering Assisted Living services, we also offer a special Alzheimer's and Dementia care unit for those needing a more secure environment. This one-story, 80-unit luxury senior housing community is honored to become the newest member of the 12 Oaks Senior Living family as of January...

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  • Sunridge at Desert Springs

    Sunridge at Desert Springs

    5901 Bandolero Drive, El Paso, TX 79912
    (12)
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    At Sun Ridge at Desert Springs, a dementia care community, we provide superior Resident focused care. Our caregivers focus on knowing a resident's wants, needs and preferences based on their life story. Understanding the residents' past experiences and preferences allow us to provide for their needs...

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  • Legacy at Cimarron

    Legacy at Cimarron

    6201 Northern Pass Dr, El Paso, TX 79911
    (40)
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    The Legacy at Cimarron, El Paso's newest senior living and memory care community, opened its doors in May 2017. The Legacy offers Concierge Senior Living, which means that each of our residents experiences independence, with as much or as little assistance as they need. Leading the way with...

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  • GoodLife Senior Living El Paso

    GoodLife Senior Living El Paso

    10400 Railroad, El Paso, TX 79924
    (2)
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    GoodLife Senior Living and Memory Care, the answer is quite simple. We’ve built a company whose focus is on compassionate care for those who are ready to acquire all the rewards of being a senior citizen; relaxation and reflection. Our mission is to compassionately provide safe activities of daily...

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  • Royal Estates of El Paso

    Royal Estates of El Paso

    435 S Mesa Hills Dr, El Paso, TX 79912
    (10)
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    Royal Estates of El Paso is located on El Paso's beautiful west side. All apartments have a kitchen area and private baths, as well as emergency pendant systems. Thermostat is controlled individually. Amenities include three restaurant style meals daily,weekly housekeeping, laundry service,...

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  • GoodLife Senior Living Los Lunas

    GoodLife Senior Living Los Lunas

    1650 North Los Lentes Road, Los Lunas, NM 87031
    (1)
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    Good Life Senior Living is the finest assisted living home in Los Lunas, New Mexico. Due to heavy demand, we recently completed construction on a specialized Alzheimer wing 2 months ago. This recent home is one of the most beautiful in New Mexico. It is equipped with an exclusive built in living...

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  • Willow Wood Assisted Living

    Willow Wood Assisted Living

    1008 Chiricahua Ct SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123
    (3)
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    Willow Wood Assisted Living Facility is located in Willow Wood Heights subdivision in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It is a state licensed residential care community specializing in the care of individuals who can no longer live on their own but do not need the rigors of nursing home care. Willow Wood is...

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  • Brookdale Sherwood

    Brookdale Sherwood

    3939 East 52nd Street, Odessa, TX 79762
    (13)
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    Freedom to Live Your Life If you are anything like the rest of our residents, you spent decades tending to the needs of others and maintaining a home. While those were rewarding and fulfilling years, we think you deserve a chance to sit back, relax and enjoy a retirement free from the burdens and...

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  • Brookdale Tramway Ridge

    Brookdale Tramway Ridge

    4910 Tramway Ridge Drive Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87111
    (54)
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    Exceptional Senior Living New Mexico families looking for a more personalized senior living experience can find it here, at our luxurious senior living community that offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Known for its vibrant arts and culture scene,...

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  • Orchard Park of Permian Basin

    Orchard Park of Permian Basin

    8050 Doctor Emmitt Headlee St, Odessa, TX 79765
    (20)
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    Orchard Park of the Permian Basin offers revolutionary care combined with state-of-the-art support services and wellness programs. Our superior amenities and gracious family atmosphere will allow for unparalleled peace of mind with your loved one's care. Situated at the corner of Highway 191 and...

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  • Brookdale Valencia

    Brookdale Valencia

    300 Valencia Drive Southeast, Albuquerque, NM 87108
    (70)
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    Premium Senior Living in Albuquerque It’s time to trade the stress and hassle that often comes from living at home for relaxation and a full social calendar. It’s time to give up the isolation that often comes from living on your own and get in return a life full of interesting things to do and...

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  • The Courtyards Assisted Living & Memory Care

    The Courtyards Assisted Living & Memory Care

    201 Parks Village Dr, Odessa, TX 79765
    (5)
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    The Courtyards is a an Assisted Living community conveniently located in the friendly town of Odessa,Texas. Neighboring Midland city limits is a mere 5 miles from our beautiful community.The Courtyards provides Assisted living for seniors as well as a safe and secured memory care environment for...

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  • The Woodmark at Uptown

    The Woodmark at Uptown

    7201 Prospect Place Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (80)
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    The Woodmark at Uptown: The Woodmark at Uptown is a senior living community in Albuquerque, New Mexico offering assisted living and memory care services for senior citizens. The Woodmark at Uptown is ideally located in Albuquerque's Uptown neighborhood, with fantastic sunsets and awesome views of...

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  • Touched by A White Dove Assisted Living

    Touched by A White Dove Assisted Living

    1605 Cardenas Drive Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (12)
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    Touched By A White Dove Assisted Living is located in Albuquerque New Mexico. Our facility is located near the University Of New Mexico Hospital , offering a significant level of convenience to our residents. Our staff are extensively experienced assisting senior citizens and intentionally uphold a...

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  • Haven Care - Birch House

    Haven Care - Birch House

    5320 Van Christopher NE, Albuquerque, NM 87111
    (1)
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    Haven Care operates five assisted living residences in the greater Albuquerque, New Mexico area. Birch house is a lovely brick home in an upper middle class neighborhood and is less than 3 miles from Lovelace Women's Hospital, which was rated at 87% on its latest medicare review. Three other highly...

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  • The Montebello on Academy

    The Montebello on Academy

    10500 Academy Road Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87111
    (8)
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    The Montebello on Academy is a Continuing Care Retirement Community located in the prestigious Northeast Heights. Within its elegant setting, you will find Independent & Assisted Living with all inclusive rates, 24-hour Skilled and Long-term Care and a complete Rehabilitation Therapy department. A...

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  • Haven Care - Aspen House

    Haven Care - Aspen House

    9701 Camino del Sol NE, Albuquerque, NM 87111
    (1)
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    Haven Care - Aspen is a high quality assisted living home that is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This is a wonderful location with very beautiful scenery that your loved one will enjoy. At Haven Care - Aspen, we take pride in offering top quality specialized care for senior's with memory loss...

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  • Vista Sandia Assisted Living

    Vista Sandia Assisted Living

    8604 Camino Osito NE, Albuquerque, NM 87111
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    Vista Sandia Assisted Living Facility is located in Albuquerque’s North East Heights. It is a state licensed residential care community specializing in the care of individuals who can no longer live on their own but do not need the rigors of nursing home care. Vista Sandia is unique in that it...

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  • Elmcroft of Quintessence

    Elmcroft of Quintessence

    7101 Eubank Blvd, Albuquerque, NM 87122
    (31)
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    We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and always. We are now offering Virtual Tours of our communities via Skype, Zoom and Google Duo. If you’re...

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  • Haven Care - Cottonwood House

    Haven Care - Cottonwood House

    5305 Queens Court NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (2)
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    Situated in an excellent location in northeast Albuquerque, New Mexico, just off US 25 near the US 40 interchange, Haven Care ~ Cottonwood is a beautiful five bed residential care home. Personal care and special attention is our goal to make your loved ones feel at home. Haven Care is locally owned...

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  • Cimarron Place

    Cimarron Place

    3400 Caldera Drive, Midland, TX 79707
    (18)
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    At Cimarron Place, our senior living community in Midland, Texas, we provide thoughtful, compassionate care. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination of care. Our...

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  • Atria Vista Del Rio

    Atria Vista Del Rio

    1620 Indian School Road Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87102
    (77)
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    At Atria Vista del Rio, you'll find a tightly knit community with the support you need to lead an independent life. Enjoy a family-style environment that fosters physical activity and social engagements, including yoga, bridge, educational seminars and a resident-led arts and crafts group. Atria...

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  • Santa Fe Place

    Santa Fe Place

    3404 SW 5th, Plainview, TX 79072
    (9)
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    Santa Fe Place is located in Plainview, Texas, less than one mile directly south of Running Water Draw Park. Our beautifully landscaped community beckons visitors and residents alike to come inside and enjoy our hospitality. Our caring staff delivers quality care in a comfortable home like...

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  • Brookdale Midland

    Brookdale Midland

    1808 West Loop 250 North, Midland, TX 79705
    (16)
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    Safe and Sound Do you want to exchange the household chores for a life rich in genuine friendships, quality care, and luxury amenities? If so, our assisted living community in Midland, Texas is ready to welcome you home. Because of our convenient location in the northern region of the city, you can...

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  • Tender Heart Assisted Living

    Tender Heart Assisted Living

    4308 Tulane Drive NE, Albuquerque, NM 87107
    (4)
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    We have four communities in Albuquerque that are owned and operated locally by three individuals with combined Assisted Living Experience of over 30 years. We are involved daily in the communities and are available to our family members and staff 24 hours a day! If there's a concern or an issue, we...

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  • Buena Vista Senior Care

    Buena Vista Senior Care

    8505 Rancho Santa Fe Pl NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113
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    * Providing high quality, loving care in a home-like environment for over 15 years. * 8 Private rooms with 3 shared bathrooms. * 2-person transfer capability daily, 7am to 7pm. * Visiting doctors and nurses. * Twice Daily Socialization/Activities Schedule. * Exceptionally high caregiver-to-resident...

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  • Ravenna Assisted Living

    Ravenna Assisted Living

    3051 Twin Oaks NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120
    (20)
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    Come and visit Ravenna, where our community is dedicated to supporting each other, celebrating life and family. Enjoy our elegant, Mediterranean-style building with spacious areas, high ceilings, sunny rooms and indoor and outdoor spaces. Our caregivers are compassionate and caring and receive...

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  • Haven Care- Evergreen

    Haven Care- Evergreen

    10400 Calle Contendo NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114
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    Haven Care Home Evergreen is an assisted living micro community located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. There is a hospital that is less than 1 mile from the facility. This is perfect for the residents that need immediate care that is beyond the staff's control. Our staff is available to our residents...

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  • MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Santa Fe

    MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Santa Fe

    2041 S Pacheco St, Santa Fe, NM 87505
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    MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care of Santa Fe proudly brings to area the finest assisted living Santa Fe NM offers. Our new community is located near the intersection of St. Francis and St. Michael on the city’s west side and is ideally situated for mountain views. Dedicated to creating a...

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Assisted Living in Roswell, NM

Assisted living facilities in Roswell provide supervision, community style living, and personal care services to seniors who may require limited assistance with the activities of daily living (ADL). These communities are designed to promote independence and social interaction among seniors who do not require 24-hour skilled nursing care. The average monthly cost for assisted living in Roswell is as follows:

  • Mean cost city proper: $3,500
  • Median cost city proper: $3,200

Public assistance is available through the Centennial Care waiver managed care Medicaid demonstration program. The New Mexico Department of Health, Division of Health Improvement, Health community Licensing and Certification Bureau supervises this community type.

Licensing Requirements – New Mexico

Cost of Living in Roswell, NM

Roswell is considered to be a very affordable place to live. The average rent is very low and property values are extremely affordable. The rent burden, which is an indicator of the amount of the eligible population that spend over 30% of their income on rent is extremely low. The cost-of-living and grocery-index ratings are both below the national average. All index scores are based on a sliding scale with the national average set at 100.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
86 96 $558 13.2% spend over 30% of their income on rent $104,052 $42,417 No estate tax or inheritance tax

Local Medical Providers

There are 2 general hospitals in the city that provide emergency care and other medical services to the city.

  • Lovelace Regional Hospital - A 27 bed facility offering 24/7 emergency care, intensive care, physical therapy, and various surgical and imaging procedures. This facility is accredited by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
  • Eastern New Mexico Medical Facility - A 162-bed facility with complete inpatient and outpatient care and more than 150 trained staff. This hospital provides emergency services, cancer care, and rehabilitation services.

Climate and Weather

Roswell has a cold semi-arid and hot semi-arid climate. This means that the town has an extremely low humidity level and below average precipitation. The summers can be extremely hot during the day while the nighttime temperatures cool off by a significant amount. The winters tend to be mild to cold depending on the season. On average, the humidity level for Roswell is roughly 45%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at roughly 53%. Roswell even receives consistent yearly snowfall.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
81°F 99°F (June) 63°F (June) 44°F 66°F (February) 25°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
26 (Good) 32 in July (Good)

Precipitation and Natural Disasters

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall Natural Disasters
1” 3” (August) 9” Earthquakes (moderate) and floods

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election for Chaves County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
27.3% 63.5% 9.2%

Population Statistics

Population metro area Population city proper Population density Population trend
49,119 47,775 620 people per square mile Shrinking at a rate of -0.75%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
34 27% 10% 7% 4%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
27% 20% 7%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
8% 2% 57.5% 1.9% <1% 37.4% 2.7%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
2,310 42 6

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
7% 58% 17% 21% 8% 8%

Roswell is considered moderately unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community may face some level of discrimination from members of the general public depending on where they go.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

The hideout of Billy the Kid, the epicenter of the Lincoln County War, and the location of a 1947 UFO crash, Roswell is a colorful town with a storied past. The International UFO Museum and Research Center has many displays related to ufology and a huge library of ufo literature and primary source material.

The Spring River Park and Zoo has habitats dedicated to native animals as well as a fully operational antique carousel. The Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art showcases works from the Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program while the Roswell Museum & Art Center focuses on southwestern and indigenous art. The Bitter Lake Wildlife Refuge is a massive outdoor sanctuary filled with trails. The sanctuary is home to tons of species of fish and birds including the sandhill crane and the longnose gar. The J Kenneth Smith Bird Sanctuary and Nature Center provides excellent opportunities for birdwatching and learning more about the local ecosystems.

Transportation

Public transit is available through the Pecos Trails Transit system which operates a number of fixed bus routes in and around Roswell. These fixed route buses are all outfitted with wheelchair lifts and the fare cost for seniors is .35 cents or one blue chip. There is also an ADA paratransit service for persons whose disability prevents them using the fixed-route service.

Licensure Terms for Assisted Living in Roswell, NM

Assisted Living Facilities: A facility which is operated for the maintenance or care of two (2) or more adults who need or desire assistance with one (1) or more activities of daily living.

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