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Senior housing types near Tunkhannock, PA

  • Ann S Grove Personal Care Home

    601 Sugar Hollow Road, Tunkhannock, PA 18657
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  • Clarks Summit Senior Living

    Clarks Summit Senior Living

    950 Morgan Highway, Clarks Summit, PA 18411
    (7)
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    Clarks Summit Senior Living is proudly owned by Five Star Quality Care. For the past 20 years our friendly and caring staff are available to assist residents 24/7. Located in the prestigious Abington's across from the Scranton Country Club. Our community's interior features beautiful woodwork and...

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  • Elan Gardens, Inc.

    Elan Gardens, Inc.

    465 Venard Rd, Clarks Summit, PA 18411
    (4)
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    When the time comes that living alone is becoming a problem for you or a loved one-assisted living at Elan Gardens may be just the answer. Elan Gardens offers the best of both worlds with private apartment suites and every service imaginable right at your finger tips. Dedicated to offering a...

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  • Willowbrook Place

    Willowbrook Place

    150 Edella Rd, Clarks Summit, PA 18411
    (2)
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    Willowbrook Place is an Enlivant community which offers high quality senior living in the borough of Clarks Summit in the northeastern mountains of Pennsylvania. Our historical town boasts homes from the early 1800s, an abundance of outdoor recreational activities and has plenty of educational...

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  • Gracious Living Estates

    Gracious Living Estates

    10543 State Route 29, Montrose, PA 18801
    (4)
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    Gracious Living Estates is a 65-bed Personal Care Home in Montrose, PA. It has faithfully served the seniors of Northeast Pennsylvania since 1998. GLE meets all of the food, shelter, and personal needs of its Residents. GLE's unit mix is roughly: 1/3rd Privates 1/3rd Semi-Private Deluxes 1/3rd...

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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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  • The Gardens of Green Ridge

    2751 Boulevard Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509
    (20)
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    The Gardens of Green Ridge can be found in Scranton, the sixth largest city in Pensylvania. Counting a little over 90,000 people, Scranton is large enough to be of interest to tourism, yet small enough to have that intimate small town feel. The Gardens of Green Ridge prides itself on being a state...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Elderwood Village at Vestal

    Elderwood Village at Vestal

    505 Clubhouse Rd, Vestal, NY 13850
    (11)
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    Elderwood Village at Vestal is an assisted living community located in historic Vestal, New York, tucked away in a residential area, offering the peace and quiet our residents want while also being conveniently located to all that Vestal has to offer. Elderwood Village at Vestal is an intimate, one...

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  • The Hearth at Castle Gardens

    The Hearth at Castle Gardens

    1715 Castle Gardens Rd, Vestal, NY 13850
    (64)
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    The Hearth is proud to offer Viking Pure Solutions’ electrochemically activated cleaning and disinfecting systems for our residents in each of our communities! This revolutionary safe and effective cleaner provides protection for our residents, teams, and families providing state of the art cleaning...

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  • Prentice Homestead

    Prentice Homestead

    733 Pennsylvania Avenue, Apalachin, NY 13732
    (2)
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    Family-Type Homes For Adults: A Senior Assisted Living Alternative. We are homes that provide help for adults who need aid in their daily activities, and who should not be left alone. We provide the needed supervision, and gentle kindness that a person would hope to find. We are not a NURSING...

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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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  • The Homestead/ Barton FTHA

    The Homestead/ Barton FTHA

    6 Main Street, Apalachin, NY 13732
    (6)
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    We are not “facilities” but secure, safe, small warm HOMES that have been providing quality long term care and love for twenty-five years here in Apalachin, New York. We are not shiny, fancy facilities. We are clean, comfortable, welcoming homes where all feel at home. The site provides a lot of...

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  • Elmcroft of Berwick

    Elmcroft of Berwick

    2050 W Front St, Berwick, PA 18603
    (1)
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    Lease in October and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your monthly rate until 2022.* 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...

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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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  • Elderwood Assisted Living at Waverly

    Elderwood Assisted Living at Waverly

    44 Ball St, Waverly, NY 14892
    (1)
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    You have come to the right place. Elderwood Assisted Living at Waverly is a vibrant and quaint community that offers individualized attention to our residents needs along with a well balanced social calendar. Amenities include housekeeping, meals, scheduled transportation and case management. We...

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  • Brookdale Bloomsburg

    Brookdale Bloomsburg

    420 Shaffer Road, Bloomsburg, PA 17815
    (2)
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    Define your day, every day with more independence and more time for what matters most. Your well-being is the foundation of everything we do. We call it Optimum Life® and it means we meet you where you are in life’s journey with six dimensions of wellness—physical, spiritual, emotional, purposeful,...

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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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  • Vintage Knolls

    Vintage Knolls

    9 Justin Dr, Danville, PA 17821
    (6)
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    Three meals per day plus snacks Assistance with all Activities of Daily living including: bathing, dressing, grooming, and medication monitoring and management. Coordination of medical appointments. Linen and Housekeeping services. Scheduled transportation for all planned events and activities. ...

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  • Twin Cedars Senior Living

    Twin Cedars Senior Living

    364 Little Walker Rd, Shohola, PA 18458
    (9)
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    Life at Twin Cedars Twin Cedars Senior Living offers a wonderful lifestyle in a perfect location, bordering New York and New Jersey giving our residents family and friends the ability to visit with ease. Our home is a 37-bed assisted living facility that sits on a beautiful 16+ acres of land filled...

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Elmcroft of Loyalsock

    Elmcroft of Loyalsock

    2985 Four Mile Dr, Montoursville, PA 17754
    (10)
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    Lease in October and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your monthly rate until 2022.* 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...

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  • The Hillside Senior Living Community

    The Hillside Senior Living Community

    2725 Four Mile Dr, Montoursville, PA 17754
    (5)
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    The Hillside provides senior living with services adapted to individual lifestyles and personal requirements. Residents enjoy privacy and comfort in a friendly, family-like setting, along with companionship and enriching group activities, including exercise classes, bingo games, card parties, family...

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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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  • Serenity Gardens

    Serenity Gardens

    135 Vermont Drive, Kulpmont, PA 17834
    (4)
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    Retirement should be about finding new interests and actively engaging in life, but it is also a time to sit back and reflect on life and to rest and relax. Serenity Gardens is a senior living community in the small town of Kulpmont, Pennsylvania offers residents a chance to find themselves in the...

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  • Leighton Place

    Leighton Place

    1251 Rural Avenue, Williamsport, PA 17701
    (5)
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    Leighton Place is an Enlivant community in the heart of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, the birthplace of Little League Baseball. Our hillside community overlooks the Susquehanna River and the Appalachian Mountain Range, and boasts breathtaking views from our gardens. Aside from spacious, luxurious...

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  • Belle Reve Senior Living Community

    Belle Reve Senior Living Community

    404 East Harford Street, Milford, PA 18337
    (24)
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    Belle Reve Senior Living and Health Care Center is located in the heart of Milford, PA and is convenient to all of Northeast PA, as well as Orange County, NY and Sussex County, NJ. Our skilled nursing and rehabilitation community offers short and long term care and is licensed by the Pennsylvania...

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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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  • The Courtyards at Bethany Village

    The Courtyards at Bethany Village

    3005 Watkins Rd, Horseheads, NY 14845
    (6)
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    The Courtyards at Bethany Village is helping a growing population of seniors and their families meet the challenges of aging. The Courtyards is an assisted living community that provides residents with a caring, nurturing environment, comfortable studio or a suite style apartment which is...

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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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  • 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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  • Elmcroft of Lewisburg

    Elmcroft of Lewisburg

    2421 Old Turnpike Rd, Lewisburg, PA 17837
    (9)
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    Lease in October and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your monthly rate until 2022.* 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...

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  • Bentley Assisted Living at Branchville

    3 Phillips Rd, Branchville, NJ 07826
    (6)
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    Bentley Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in the tranquil neighborhoods of Branchville, Sussex County, New Jersey. If you are looking for a community located in a peaceful neighborhood for yourself or your loved ones look no further than Bentley Assisted Living at Branchville....

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Brookdale Ithaca AL

    Brookdale Ithaca AL

    103C Bundy Road, Ithaca, NY 14850
    (9)
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    Do more of what you love. Here at our enhanced assisted living community, you get to redefine your independence, pursue your passions and live your life your way. Whether that’s connecting with new friends or learning something new like a painting class, you have choices for how you spend your time....

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  • Laurel Center

    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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  • 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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  • Chenango Valley Home

    Chenango Valley Home

    24 Canasawacta St, Norwich, NY 13815
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    We are a non-profit Home for Adults licensed by NY Department of Health serving Chenango County since 1896. This lovely home–like facility offers independence and security for older adults. Located in a quiet residential neighborhood close to downtown Norwich, the Home provides its residents a...

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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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  • 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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  • Merriam Casa Bella

    Merriam Casa Bella

    131 Main Street, Newton, NJ 07860
    (19)
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    Merriam Casa Bella is an assisted living community located in Newton, NJ. The city of Newton is located in Sussex County and home to about 8,000 people. Newton is a small community with lots of restaurants, shops and community events. Merriam Casa Bella is committed to giving our residents the...

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Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities provide residential living communities and health care for seniors who might require help with things such as washing or taking medication. The services provided often include aid with ADLs. Residents may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide Alzheimer's care, nursing care, or respite. In Pennsylvania, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $40,020 . Pennsylvania has a number of stipulations associated with this type of community. Department of Human Services, Bureau of Human Services Licensing certifies this community type. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with unanticipated ADLs for a defined recovery period, laundry services, monitoring and emergency response, and nutritious meals and snacks. Staff are required to obtain education in a number of subjects. These areas include residents' rights, fire safety, infection control, and emergency procedures. 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 immunization history, special health or dietary needs, medication regimen, and physical health exam. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include must provide three meals a day and meals must meet recommended dietary allowances established by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be the big influence when choosing what destination works for your family. Tunkhannock has a median home value of $139,343 and the median cost of rent is around $980 per month per month. The rent burden for Tunkhannock is around 16.6% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Tunkhannock has a population density of 737 people per square mile. In terms of education, 39.2% have a high-school diploma, 8.2% have a graduate degree, and 27.5% have a college degree. Out of the total population of Tunkhannock, 55.4% participate in the labor force, 8.1% do not have health insurance, 14.7% have some form of disability, and 9.7% live in poverty. Demographically, Tunkhannock is 1.2% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% other or not specified, 1.0% Asian, 2.0% mixed race, 95.7% white, 1.3% black, and 0.0% Native American. In Tunkhannock, 11.0% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 50.2% are female and 49.8% are male. The median age of Tunkhannock is 47 years old.

State Information

An overview of Pennsylvania

There are 201 hospitals and 273 health centers that service a population of 12,823,695. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Reading Hospital, Lancaster General Hospital, and And Main Line Hospital Bryn Mawr Campus. Out of a national average of 100, Pennsylvania has a cost of living index rating of 99, a grocery index rating of 107, and a housing index rating of 101. In terms of personal well-being, Pennsylvania ranks 21st in healthcare and 41st in quality of life compared to other states. Based on natural beauty, Pennsylvania ranks 38th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 41 and 32% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Pennsylvania ranks 29th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 48% of Pennsylvania residents voted Republican and 47% voted Democrat. In Pennsylvania, 34% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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 temperature in the winter falls to around 29F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 45F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 11F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 69F. The average high summer temperature is around 89F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 47F during the month of June. The average air quality index rating in Pennsylvania is 39.9 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 49.0 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Pennsylvania is around 3.64 inches. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 6.38 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for Pennsylvania is around 70%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of January. 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 Walnut, Mountain Laurel (The State Flower), Maple, and Dotted Hawthorn. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Elk, the Black Bears, the Bobcats , or the Coyote. The state animal of Pennsylvania is the The White-tailed Deer.

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