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Senior housing types near Palmerton, PA

  • The Palmerton

    The Palmerton

    71 Princeton Ave, Palmerton, PA 18071
    (8)
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    Breathtaking views overlooking the Lehigh Gap, with a panoramic view of Blue Mountain...The Village at Palmerton is conveniently located near Palmerton Hospital. We are within walking distance from all of your shopping and banking needs. We ask you to come and visit with us and see the Difference....

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  • Liza's House

    Liza's House

    1357 Blue Mountain Dr, Danielsville, PA 18038
    (9)
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    From the moment you walk in our door you will want to call Liza's House Home.  Liza's House has a  warm and friendly environment that offers supervision and assistance with activities of daily living while encouraging our Residents to maintain or regain their functional abilities.  At...

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  • Getz Personal Care Home Inc

    Getz Personal Care Home Inc

    1026 Scenic Drive, Kunkletown, PA 18058
    (9)
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    Our property is located in the heart of the Pocono Mountains.  It has beautiful landscaped lawns with a courtyard and gazebo.  There is a scenic walking path which is handicap accessible.  There are plenty of parking spaces for residents' vehicles and for family and friends to visit....

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  • Alexandria Manor Senior Living Centers

    Alexandria Manor Senior Living Centers

    313 S Walnut Street, Bath, PA 18014
    (8)
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    Alexandria Manor is elegant, affordable and home like. - A safe and secure atmosphere - All CPR certified employees - Full sprinkler systems - Monthly fire drills - Proper ventilation and lighting - Pull Bell System in every bathroom - Department of Public Welfare — licensed - Certified in...

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  • Whitehall Manor

    Whitehall Manor

    1177 Sixth Street, Whitehall, PA 18052
    (38)
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    Whitehall Manor opened its doors to its first residents in Fall 1998. Our local owners are personally committed to providing the quality of care that is surpassed in the industry. Our organized healthcare service team brings to you many years of experience in all aspects of healthcare and customer...

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  • Heritage Hill Senior Community

    Heritage Hill Senior Community

    800 Sixth Street, Weatherly, PA 18255
    (46)
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    Heritage Hill Senior Community is located in scenic Weatherly, Pennsylvania with beautiful views of the Pocono Mountains. Personal care and dementia are the two communities that we provide care for. We ensure that our residents get round the clock individual care. In our personal care program, we...

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  • Above & Beyond at the Knights

    Above & Beyond at the Knights

    1545 W Greenleaf St, Allentown, PA 18102
    (63)
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    We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create a...

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  • Heather Glen

    Heather Glen

    415 Blue Barn Road, Allentown, PA 18104
    (7)
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    Heather Glen offers a tranquil setting where seniors can maintain their independence with access to professional staff 24/7. Both residents and families find comfort in knowing that our experienced staff provides personalized services and nursing care. Based from the Six components of Health,...

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  • Above & Beyond Inc.

    Above & Beyond Inc.

    514 N 22nd St, Allentown, PA 18104
    (9)
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    Above & Beyond is elegant, affordable and home like. - A safe and secure atmosphere - All CPR certified employees - Full sprinkler systems - Monthly fire drills - Proper ventilation and lighting - Pull Bell System in every bathroom - Department of Public Welfare — licensed - Certified in...

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  • Atria Bethlehem

    Atria Bethlehem

    1745 West Macada Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017
    (53)
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    Atria Bethlehem understands the importance of seniors maintaining a healthy balance between independence and safety. That's why our Pennsylvania retirement community provides them with everything they need to feel secure in their surroundings and comfortable to participate in daily activities. You...

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  • Williams Manor

    164 Baron Road, Wind Gap, PA 18091
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    William's Manor is an eight-resident state-licensed home sitting on two acres in a country setting between Nazareth and Wind Gap, Pennsylvania. Run in bed-and-breakfast style, William's Manor offers a modern, country-style decor with seven immaculate private and semi-private bedrooms, each equipped...

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  • Bethlehem Manor Senior Living

    Bethlehem Manor Senior Living

    815 Pennsylvania Ave, Bethlehem, PA 18018
    (16)
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    The beautiful new Bethlehem Manor, located on Pennsylvania Avenue in Bethlehem, PA, is centrally located from Allentown, Easton, and Northampton. Premier Senior Living offering several levels of care. The all inclusive community offers suites with a home-like setting. Our affordable rates start at...

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  • Alexandria Manor Senior Living Center

    Alexandria Manor Senior Living Center

    3534 Linden St., Bethlehem, PA 18017
    (8)
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    Alexandria Manor is elegant, affordable and home like. - A safe and secure atmosphere - All CPR certified employees - Full sprinkler systems - Monthly fire drills - Proper ventilation and lighting - Pull Bell System in every bathroom - Department of Public Welfare — licensed - Certified in...

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  • Alexandria Manor Senior Living Centers

    Alexandria Manor Senior Living Centers

    7 S New Street, Nazareth, PA 18064
    (16)
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    Alexandria Manor is elegant, affordable and home like. - A safe and secure atmosphere - All CPR certified employees - Full sprinkler systems - Monthly fire drills - Proper ventilation and lighting - Pull Bell System in every bathroom - Department of Public Welfare — licensed - Certified in...

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  • Rittenhouse Village at Lehigh Valley

    Rittenhouse Village at Lehigh Valley

    1263 S Cedar Crest Blvd, Allentown, PA 18103
    (54)
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    Rittenhouse Village at Lehigh Valley is conveniently located in an upscale medical and professional park across from Lehigh Valley Hospital. Our residents enjoy stunning views of Lehigh Parkway and the convenience of having top-notch physicians and specialty medical practices just minutes away. At...

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  • Lehigh Commons

    1680 Spring Creek Road, Macungie, PA 18062
    (8)
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    Lehigh Commons is a Genesis care community dedicated to serving our residents with personalized quality care in an environment that feels like home. Our peaceful home is located in Macungie, PA, a suburb of Allentown. We are proud of the rich heritage and history of our town, which adds a unique...

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  • Above and Beyond at MountainView

    Above and Beyond at MountainView

    2232 29th Street Southwest, Allentown, PA 18103
    (31)
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    Nestled right in the heart of the Lehigh Valley, Sunrise at MountainView is like a comfortable country inn with a good dose of southern hospitality. From everything including our decor, delicious homemade dishes prepared just the way you like them and our cozy suites, Sunrise at MountainView...

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  • Devon House Senior Living

    Devon House Senior Living

    1930 Bevin Drive, Allentown, PA 18103
    (7)
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    DevonHouse Senior Living is the Lehigh Valley's Specialist in Personal Care Nestled in a park like setting close to South Mail, DevonHouse Senior Living offers onsite professional nursing care 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and a variety of social, spiritual, and educational activities....

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  • The Willow

    The Willow

    6488 Alburtis Road, Macungie, PA 18062
    (7)
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    A New sense of home is what the Village at Willow Lane Senior Living Community can bring to you and your loved ones. Celebrating life every day is not just our slogan, but a true philosophy we hold dear in every aspect imaginable. Our approach to providing an exceptional living option is...

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  • Saucon Valley Manor

    Saucon Valley Manor

    1050 Main Street, Hellertown, PA 18055
    (76)
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    Saucon Valley Manor is a senior living community located in the beautiful borough of Hellertown, PA. Surrounded by lush greenery, you will never find yourself disappointed with the view. At Sacuon Valley Manor, you can be sure that your loved ones are taken care of. With twenty-four hour care,...

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  • Grace Park Seniors Living Well

    Grace Park Seniors Living Well

    1170 West Main St, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
    (4)
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    Seniors Living Well

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  • Evans Retirement Center

    Evans Retirement Center

    220 E. Race St., Fleetwood, PA 19522
    (13)
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    Nestled in the quiet neighborhood of Fleetwood, PA is the Evans Retirement Center whom has proudly served the Berks/Lehigh Counties since 1984. Our home is owned and operated by two generations of the Evans family. We are known for our small homelike and family like atmosphere. And we know how to...

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  • Laurel Center

    125 Holly Rd, Hamburg, PA 19526
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    Laurel Center is a fun and vibrant senior community located in Hamburg, PA. Home to the 'Taste of Hamburg-er Festival,' Hamburg is a historic town that celebrates its unique name annually with the fun event featuring over 25 hamburger stands serving all kinds of different, innovative burgers....

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  • Spring Village at Pocono

    Spring Village at Pocono

    329 E. Brown St, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
    (36)
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    Spring Village at Pocono is a senior living community located in the lovely hamlet of East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. This gorgeous senior living community is also situated right in the midst of the scenic and breathtaking Pocono Mountain area is the northern region of Pennsylvania. This places the...

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  • Maidencreek Place

    Maidencreek Place

    105 Dries Road, Reading, PA 19605
    (13)
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    Enlivant communities were founded on the premise that not only would we provide stellar care for our residents but we would make it affordable as well. We offer a full range of amenities from 24/7 personal care to excellent dining and a full activities calendar. We provide our residents with the...

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  • Chelsea at Brookfield

    Chelsea at Brookfield

    1 Brookfield Ct., Belvidere, NJ 07823
    (2)
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    Located in a beautiful country setting surrounded by mountains and open space.  The Chelsea at Brookfield offers three different levels of senior living: concierge level of living, assisted living, and Country Cottage, in private and semi-private apartments.  For residents with Alzheimer's and other...

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  • Sacred Heart Villa

    Sacred Heart Villa

    51 Seminary Ave, Reading, PA 19605
    (3)
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    Picture a place where you can live comfortable and enjoy life without chores and household tasks. Welcome to Sacred Heart Villa, situated atop 40 plus scenic acres. Experience the beautiful walking paths, gazebos, wildlife and glorious sunsets of Berks County. Our style of personal care combines all...

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  • Rittenhouse Village At Muhlenberg

    Rittenhouse Village At Muhlenberg

    2900 Lawn Terrace, Reading, PA 19605
    (18)
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    It's A Wonderful Senior Life At Rittenhouse Village, Our Philosophy is Different We're creating a resident-focused senior living community with you and your well-being in mind. At Rittenhouse Village At Muhlenberg, we've designed the very best in senior living by blending wonderful amenities with...

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  • Highland Park Senior Living

    Highland Park Senior Living

    874 Schechter Dr, Wilkes-Barre Township, PA 18702
    (11)
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    Highland Park Senior Living is a brand new senior living Community that has been open since December of 2015. Highland Park is local family owned community that offers the best in senior care in the Wyoming Valley area. Our community is located in Wilkes Barre Township, minutes from local...

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  • Keystone Villa at Douglasville Personal Care

    Keystone Villa at Douglasville Personal Care

    1152 Ben Franklin Hwy E, Douglassville, PA 19518
    (15)
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    At Keystone Villa at Douglassville, there are no entrance fees, long-term leases or hidden costs, for affordable Personal Care. Personalized supportive care services are offered to our residents in a heartwarming environment so we can help you enjoy a better quality of life in our senior retirement...

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  • Hidden Meadows on the Ridge

    Hidden Meadows on the Ridge

    340 Farmers Lane, Sellersville, PA 18960
    (18)
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    We are a small to mid-sized Senior Living Community nestled among the woodlands, while conveniently located in Upper Bucks' County, 30 north of Philadelphia. Our community shares the block with Grand View Hospital, many physicians' offices and close to shopping and area restaurants. Our assisted...

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  • Riverview Ridge

    300 Courtright Ave, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
    (5)
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    Located in 'The Diamond City' of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Riverview Ridge Senior Living Community offers the best of city living in a beautiful and rural home. Our community is located on the banks of the Susquehanna River where residents enjoy resting and relaxing while taking in stunning river...

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  • Tiffany Court at Kingston

    Tiffany Court at Kingston

    700 Northampton Street, Kingston, PA 18704
    (8)
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    Nestled right inside The Valley With A Heart, Tiffany Court Senior Living is conveniently located in Kingston, near shopping, restaurants and places of worship. We offer transportation to a variety of local destinations, including doctor's offices, Wyoming Valley Mall and other exciting attractions....

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  • Manor At Market Square

    Manor At Market Square

    803 Penn St, Reading, PA 19601
    (15)
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    Manor at Market Square is truly a gem in the heart of Reading, PA. If you're looking for a community that exudes a friendly and fun atmosphere while still providing the little extra assistance when you need it, you're in the right place. Catering to both independent living and residents who needs...

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  • Berkshire Commons

    Berkshire Commons

    5485 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading, PA 19606
    (8)
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    Berkshire Commons is an award winning senior living community, located in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, sits on the picturesque grounds of the Reading Country Club. Residents, friends and families alike call our luxurious community 'The Place to Be,' with its premiere location and...

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  • Elmcroft of Reading

    Elmcroft of Reading

    9 Colin Ct, Reading, PA 19606
    (14)
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    When you lease by August 31, you’ll pay NO BASE RENT for your second month living with us!*See our Sales Director for details. 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...

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  • The Birches at Harleysville

    The Birches at Harleysville

    691 Main Street, Harleysville, PA 19438
    (42)
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    Need assistance with daily tasks such as bathing, dressing or medication management? At The Birches at Arbour Square Personal Care and Dementia Care Community located on a 20-acre campus in Harleysville, PA, you will find all the services you need to live a healthy and happy life. The...

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  • Amity Place

    Amity Place

    139 Old Swede Road, Douglassville, PA 19518
    (13)
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    Amity Place is located in the Town of Douglassville, Pa. We are conveniently located off Rt. 422 between Pottstown and Exeter Township. We pride ourselves on our exceptional care at an affordable price. Our 2009 custom built Enlivant community is one story living with bright double windows and...

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  • Briarwood Manor

    Briarwood Manor

    878 Main St., Newfoundland, PA 18445
    (4)
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    At Briarwood Manor, we strive for excellence in everything we do. Our number one goal is to put your safety and comfort at the top of our list. Our attention to detail and desire to please will never go unnoticed. Our highly trained staff are available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week....

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  • Elmcroft of Berwick

    Elmcroft of Berwick

    2050 W Front St, Berwick, PA 18603
    (1)
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    When you lease by August 31, you’ll pay NO BASE RENT for your second month living with us!*See our Sales Director for details. 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...

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  • Greenfield Senior Living of Perkiomen Valley

    Greenfield Senior Living of Perkiomen Valley

    300 Perkiomen Avenue, Schwenksville, PA 19473
    (50)
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    Welcome home to Greenfield of Perkiomen Valley. We are conveniently located near Routes 29, 73 and 422 in the charming, small-town community of Schwenksville, Pa. Our residents live among friends while enjoying a blend of planned social, cultural and recreational activities in an inviting apartment...

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  • The Highlands At Wyomissing a CCRC

    The Highlands At Wyomissing a CCRC

    2000 Cambridge Ave, Wyomissing, PA 19610
    (6)
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    The Highlands at Wyomissing is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located in charming Wyomissing, PA, where the retirement living is stimulating and the ambience gracious. Built in 1989, The Highlands is situated on 113 acres of gently rolling land with tree-lined roads and...

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  • Sanatoga Court

    227 Evergreen Rd, Pottstown, PA 19464
    (16)
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    Located in beautiful downtown Pottstown, PA Sanatoga Court is a Genesis senior living community offering high quality senior care. Our beautiful town of Pottstown offers residents access to parks, concerts, fine dining, shopping and cultural experiences. We offer a wide range of services including...

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  • Mifflin Court

    Mifflin Court

    450 E Philadelphia Avenue, Shillington, PA 19607
    (9)
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    Mifflin Court is a Genesis senior living community located in quaint and historic Shillington, PA. The picture perfect town is like something out of a storybook and actually served as the basis for the town of Olinger in the fictional books by legendary author John Updike. We offer all the comforts...

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  • Oakwood Terrace

    Oakwood Terrace

    400 Gleason Drive, Moosic, PA 18507
    (4)
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    Sometimes caring for a loved one can become more than a caregiver can manage at home, especially in cases of Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia. Oakwood Terrace is a specialized alternative for the time when home care is no longer possible but skilled care may not yet be necessary....

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  • The Heritage of Green Hills

    The Heritage of Green Hills

    200 Tranquility Ln, Shillington, PA 19607
    (13)
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    Green Hills Manor at the Heritage is a full-service, personal care and memory care community located on 78 acres of rolling hills in Berks County, Pa., on the campus of The Heritage of Green Hills, a vibrant, healthy life plan community. The community is focused on helping residents reach their...

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  • Paradise Manor

    Paradise Manor

    206 Lincoln Avenue, Hatfield, PA 19440
    (8)
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    Paradise Manor is a personal care home dedicated to assisted residents with physical, mental and emotional needs. We provide a comfortable environment that encourages independent living. The skilled staff provides around the clock personal care with dignity and respect.

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  • Bentley Commons at Paragon Village

    Bentley Commons at Paragon Village

    425-427 Route 46 East, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
    (13)
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    Paragon Village is a part of Hackettstown, Warren County, New Jersey. This assisted living community provides residents with the memory care that they are seeking in a setting that is peaceful and beautiful. The town of Hackettstown offers the gorgeous Stephens State Park, where visitors can enjoy...

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  • The Village at Greenbriar

    4244 Memorial Hwy, Dallas, PA 18612
    (3)
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    The Village at Greenbriar is a gated community offering personal care and independent living conveniently located on one site. Our 24hr. personal care staff is available to assist with nutrition, bathing, dressing, personal activities and administering of medications. We provide the assistance you...

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  • Traditions of Lansdale

    Traditions of Lansdale

    1800 Walnut St, Lansdale, PA 19446
    (38)
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    Greenfield Senior Living of Lansdale: Caring for those who cared for us. Knowing your loved one will have the things that matter for health and security makes the decision to seek personal care a whole lot easier for the entire family. Greenfield Senior Living has individualized personal care that...

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Palmerton, Pennsylvania

Assisted Living

An assisted living community is an organized living community which offers aid, supervision, and care to independent persons who are not in need of skilled nursing care. Assisted living communities commonly provide supervision of care, outings for recreational activity, and help with appointments and transportation. In some instances, communities may offer hospice, dementia care, or continuing care. In Pennsylvania, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $40,020 . The state of Pennsylvania maintains a number of provisions associated with this type of community. Department of Human Services, Bureau of Human Services Licensing licenses this type of community. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include nutritious meals and snacks, 24-hour supervision, housekeeping, and activities and socialization. Staff are required to obtain training in a variety of subjects. These areas include infection control, fire safety, residents' rights, and abuse and reporting requirements. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must meet recommended dietary allowances established by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and must provide three meals a day. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. 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 allergies, immunization history, physical health exam, and special health or dietary needs.

Cost of Living

The cost of care for a community is influenced by the neighborhood in which it is located. The median monthly rent in Palmerton is $962 and the median home value for Palmerton is around $114,780. The rent burden for Palmerton is around 17.5% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Palmerton, 8.6% do not have health insurance, 65.5% participate in the labor force, 14.1% live in poverty, and 6.3% consider themselves widows. Demographically, Palmerton is 0.0% Native American, 1.9% mixed race, 0.0% Asian, 0.0% other or not specified, 0.0% black, 4.6% Hispanic, 98.1% white, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Palmerton, 10.1% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 48.2% are male and 51.8% are female. The median age of Palmerton is 41 years old. Palmerton has a population density of 824 people per square mile. The total population of Palmerton consists of 5,306 people. In terms of education, 13.3% have a college degree, 4.0% have a graduate degree, and 42.4% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of Pennsylvania

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Pennsylvania citizen is ranked 41st nation-wide. Additionally, Pennsylvania is ranked 21st by standards of healthcare. There are 201 general hospitals and 273 health centers that provide care for 12,823,695 Pennsylvania residents. Reading Hospital, Lancaster General Hospital, and And Main Line Hospital Bryn Mawr Campus are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The state of Pennsylvania has a cost of living index of 98.6 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 106.9 and a housing index rating of 100.8. The natural beauty of Pennsylvania is ranked 38th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Pennsylvania ranks 29th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 48% voted for the Republican candidate while 47% voted for the Democratic candidate. The median age in the state is 41, and 32% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religious values, 34% of Pennsylvania's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 15,359 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-19%, Mainline Protestant-23%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Pennsylvania there are 535 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.38 inches. On average, the state receives 3.64 inches of precipitation a month. During the winter, the average temperature in Pennsylvania drops to around 29F. The average high winter temperature is around 45F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Pennsylvania is around 69F. The average high summer temperature is around 89F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 47F in the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Pennsylvania is around 70%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Pennsylvania is 39.9 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.0 AQI. While residents of Pennsylvania mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Pennsylvania can include floods, tornadoes, and and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Pennsylvania

The state of Pennsylvania has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Weeping Willow, Poplar, Sassafras, and Maple. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Elk, the White-tailed Deer, the River Otter, or the Black Bears. The state animal of Pennsylvania is the The White-tailed Deer.