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Senior housing types near Jackson, TN

  • Morningside of Jackson

    Morningside of Jackson

    1200 North Parkway, Jackson, TN 38305
    (8)
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    Located conveniently on North Parkway, Morningside of Jackson offers excellent service in a beautiful and inviting environment. We are dedicated to helping seniors and their families meet the challenges of life that come with aging. We offer a family atmosphere, place an emphasis on promoting...

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  • Brookdale Jackson Oaks

    Brookdale Jackson Oaks

    3131 North Highland Avenue, Jackson, TN 38305
    (8)
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    All the Comforts of Home No one should be forced to choose between quality care and a rich and full life, which is why you will love being a resident at our independent and assisted living community in Jackson, Tennessee. You can enjoy peace of mind knowing our team will always be available to...

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  • Elmcroft of Jackson

    Elmcroft of Jackson

    911 Old Humboldt Road, Jackson, TN 38305
    (12)
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    Lease by November 30 and lock in your rate! Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021.*See our Sales Director for details. On I-40, half way between Graceland and the Grand Old Opry, Jackson is fast becoming one of the most popular destinations in west Tennessee. Home to the Diamond Jaxx, a...

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  • Cades Center Assisted Living

    82 Will McKnight Drive, Jackson, TN 38301
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    Cades Center Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in Jackson, Tennessee. Our modern location sits in a private, park-like setting and provides you with a home-like feel. You'll find that our location is perfectly suited for those who want to be near medical facilities, shopping,...

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  • Sugar Creek Senior Living

    1169 S Dupree Ave, Brownsville, TN 38012
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    Home away from home . . . that's what residents will find at Sugar Creek Senior Living Community. Located in the heart of beautiful Brownsville, Tennessee, our facility offers assisted living with comfort, companionship and, of course, all the amenities of home. Here we cater to each resident so...

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  • Country Cottage - Corinth

    Country Cottage - Corinth

    3002 N Polk St, Corinth, MS 38834
    (9)
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    Central to Country Cottages' mission is ~CareSteps~, the customized personal service program that provides just the right kind of help at the right time. Individualized services include: Nurse supervised, 24 hour staff attention ~CareSteps~ personal care plan Three homestyle meals daily Planned off...

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  • Morningside of Paris

    Morningside of Paris

    350 Volunteer Drive, Paris, TN 38242
    (2)
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    Designated in the 'Top Ten Places to Retire' in 'Where to Retire' magazine, the heart of the resort and retirement area of Kentucky Lake is the home of Morningside of Paris. Your trusted community senior living resource since 1997, Morningside focuses on the whole person and offers excellent value....

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  • Magnolia Place Assisted Living

    Magnolia Place Assisted Living

    1620 N Clover St, Union City, TN 38261
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    Magnolia Place Assisted Living is a locally owned non-profit organization specializing  in the housing and care of senior adults. We provide assistance with the activities of daily living including dressing and undressing, bathing, grooming plus many other activities. Our all...

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  • Elmcroft of Bartlett

    Elmcroft of Bartlett

    3345 Kirby Whitten Rd, Memphis, TN 38134
    (26)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Lease by November 30 and lock in your rate! Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021.*See our Sales Director for details. Elmcroft of Bartlett located in Memphis, Tennessee offers exceptional assisted living care for seniors. Elmcroft of Bartlett offers all-inclusive daily rates, private and...

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  • Shelby Gardens Place

    Shelby Gardens Place

    1535 Appling Care Lane, Cordova, TN 38018
    (67)
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    At Shelby Gardens Place, a pet friendly senior living community, we provide our residents thoughtful, compassionate assistance with their daily routine, while respecting their independence. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed nurse is...

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  • Magnolia Place

    Magnolia Place

    811 W Main St, Waverly, TN 37185
    (1)
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    Welcome to beautiful Waverly Tennessee, a quaint little town full of wonderful people and beautiful scenery, and the home of Magnolia Place Assisted Living. This warm and homey community was opened in 2003 by Mrs. Ruby James has served the community as a County Commissioner for two terms and she...

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  • Germantown Plantation

    Germantown Plantation

    9293 Poplar, Germantown, TN 38138
    (20)
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    Germantown Plantation is a combination independent living and assisted living community with luxury apartments which face a three-story atrium. Rents are month-to-month with no buy-in fees and includes a 30 day move out option. Meals are prepared by an award winning chef and are served restaurant...

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  • Foxbridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Foxbridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    2180 Mangum Rd, Memphis, TN 38134
    (47)
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    Located in the middle of Shelby County is Foxbridge Assisted Living and Memory Care community, a unique, quiet, gated, eight-acre campus featuring five residential cottages with twenty-four apartments each. Walking paths, gardens, pond, ducks and ducklings, geese and goslings, many kinds of birds...

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  • Brookdale Dogwood Creek

    Brookdale Dogwood Creek

    8199 Poplar Avenue, Germantown, TN 38138
    (29)
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    Do more of what you love Trade your to-do list for a bucket list.  Here at our community in Germantown, Tennesse, you can do just that with more time for what matters most— pursuing your passion for volunteering, rediscovering an old hobby like painting or focusing on personal wellness with fitness...

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  • Brookdale Germantown

    Brookdale Germantown

    7701 Poplar Avenue, Germantown, TN 38138
    (26)
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    A great life. For great seniors. Take the short drive from Memphis to the upscale town of Germantown, Tennessee, and you’ll find a premiere assisted living community that helps seniors find a new kind of independence. Here, you have access to world-renowned health care while also enjoying the peace...

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  • Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day Care

    Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day Care

    3575 Hacks Cross Road, Memphis, TN 38125
    (12)
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    For assisted living in the Memphis community, Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day care offers a family oriented atmosphere for members and their families. This community is a short drive from Memphis, Germantown, Collierville and North Mississippi and is great for quick and easy visits. Apple Grove...

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  • Belmont Village Memphis

    Belmont Village Memphis

    6605 North Quail Hollow Road, Memphis, TN 38120
    (48)
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    Belmont Village of Memphis, Tennessee is located in the attractive Germantown residential area shaded by Crape Myrtle and Dogwood trees, not too far from the Mississippi River. Situated near shopping, restaurants, places of worship and outstanding medical facilities — not to mention everything...

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  • HarborChase of Germantown (Opening Fall 2019)

    HarborChase of Germantown (Opening Fall 2019)

    6300 Briarcrest Ave, Germantown, TN 38120
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    HarborChase of Germantown is a place where unrivaled hospitality and classic elegance converge in a timeless setting of peaceful tranquility. Here, you’ll find much more than amazing value in the award-winning cuisine, personalized housekeeping, exhilarating activities, generous amenities and...

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  • Carriage Court of Memphis

    Carriage Court of Memphis

    1645 West Massey Road, Memphis, TN 38120
    (39)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Carriage Court of Memphis is Community-Based Assisted Living at its finest, offering assistance as needed to suit individual lifestyles and personal requirements. Residents live in the comfort and security of a small, friendly, family-like setting with all the privacy they want, yet they may choose...

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  • Village of Primacy Place

    Village of Primacy Place

    6015 Primacy Parkway, Memphis, TN 38119
    (20)
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    Our community offers social, life-enriching activities every day for connecting with friends and family, sharing memories and experiencing a sense of belonging. The Village at Primacy Place is more than senior living—it's a way of life. If you’re looking for a community that understands and honors...

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  • Pointe At Kirby Gate

    Pointe At Kirby Gate

    6480 Quince Road, Memphis, TN 38119
    (20)
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    Located right outside of Germantown, our community offers you a whole new world of friendship, gracious living, comfort and convenience in an ultimate location. Put them together and you have the perfect combination for an independent, rewarding and fulfilling retirement. We invite you to call and...

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  • Kennington Pointe

    Kennington Pointe

    6301 Village Grove Dr, Memphis, TN 38115
    (44)
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    Independent and Assisted Living/Memory Care Options We all want freedom: The freedom to live life to the fullest, to experience the joy of quality time with family and friends, the freedom of choice. A Veritas InCare all-inclusive lifestyle affords residents the freedom to live the life they dream...

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  • Brookdale Murray

    Brookdale Murray

    905 Glendale Road, Murray, KY 42071
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    A Better Senior Living Option If you’re looking to add a little more life into your senior living, we are an award-winning assisted living community serving seniors in Murray, Kentucky. We are located just a few minutes south of downtown, which provides our residents with easy access to shopping and...

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  • Silvercreek Senior Living

    Silvercreek Senior Living

    6630 Crumpler Blvd, Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (23)
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    We are the best kept secret in retirement living in this area— tucked away on the Cherokee Valley Gold Course in Olive Branch, MS! Can you imagine...not having to worry with changing a light bulb or dealing with repairmen when your washer goes out! Are you looking into downsizing but still...

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  • The Glenmary at Evergreen

    The Glenmary at Evergreen

    1550 North Parkway, Memphis, TN 38112
    (51)
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    Located near downtown Memphis, in the Evergreen Vollintine Historic District,adjoining the Green Line walking trail. We are just a few blocks from Overton Park, the Memphis Zoo, and the beautiful campus of Rhodes College, and less than five miles to beautiful Harbor Town. The Community is gated,...

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  • Morningside of Mayfield

    Morningside of Mayfield

    1517 West Broadway Street, Mayfield, KY 42066
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    Located in the heart of beautiful western Kentucky, Morningside of Mayfield provides a home-like atmosphere and family feel.  We understand the uniqueness of each resident and promote continued independence through individualized service plans which address the physical, spiritual, intellectual...

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  • Hermitage Gardens of Southaven

    Hermitage Gardens of Southaven

    108 Clarington Drive, Southaven, MS 38671
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Hermitage Gardens of Southaven is a beautiful, 55-suite retirement community offering Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care. Step inside our doors and discover charming assisted living with a distinctive grace reminiscent of Southaven's celebrated history. Personal touches create a community rich in...

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  • Columbia Cottage

    Columbia Cottage

    2373 Roberts Lane, Florence, AL 35630
    (5)
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    Real Service At the heart of Columbia Cottage is ~CareSteps~, an individualized service plan designed to solve the real, day-to-day issues that have threatened to destroy the independence you've worked so hard to achieve. ~CareSteps~ assures that you'll receive the right amount of help at the right...

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  • Hilltop at Glenwood

    213 Ana Dr, Florence, AL 35630
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    You will feel right at home at Hilltop at Glenwood. Located in historic Florence, AL residents enjoy all that our town has to offer, including the annual Renaissance Faire each fall and the W.C. Handy Music Festival every summer. Our community is very family friendly and we are committed to...

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  • Keestone Senior Community

    Keestone Senior Community

    322 Kennedy , Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
    (4)
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    Keestone Senior Community is an assisted living community located in Lawrenceburg, TN. Lawrenceburg is a city in Lawrence County located on the banks of Shoal Creek and home to over 14,000 residents. Located near Nashville, Lawrenceburg has a handful of stores, shops, restaurants and fairs where...

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  • Morningside of Sheffield

    Morningside of Sheffield

    413 Cox Boulevard, Sheffield, AL 35660
    (1)
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    Located in the Shoals area of northwest Alabama, Morningside of Sheffield offers daily assistance for seniors in a warm, home-like environment.  A well-rounded, active lifestyle program is provided to promote independence, continued physical, mental and social stimulation and the necessities of...

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  • Country Cottage - Lawrenceburg

    Country Cottage - Lawrenceburg

    469 Weakley Creek Rd, Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
    (4)
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    Because home is so important to all of us, the Cottage not only has wonderful cozy common areas where new and old friends can enjoy being together, but it offers different sizes and styles of room, and service programs tailored to perfectly suit the needs of each resident. Whether your loved one...

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  • Brookdale Shoals

    Brookdale Shoals

    2904 South Wilson Dam Road, Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
    (10)
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    If you’re ready to enjoy life and leave the housekeeping, laundry and daily chores to someone else, then our community in Muscle Shoals, Ala., is the place to be. We offer assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care while providing abundant services, conveniences and amenities. And there’s...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    700 Moores Crossing, Senatobia, MS 38668
    (4)
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    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia is located in Senatobia. Our facility offers assisted living. We also have access to specialists like podiatrists, dentists, optometrists, and psychologists. Our facility is rather large. Full range therapy is available to all residents but we work hard to...

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  • The Blake at Oxford

    The Blake at Oxford

    110 Ed Perry Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655
    (6)
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    Strategically located in the new Oxford Commons development in Oxford, Mississippi, The Blake at Oxford is a community for seniors unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel right at home. Assisted Living and...

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  • Hermitage Gardens of Oxford

    Hermitage Gardens of Oxford

    1488 Belk Boulevard, Oxford, MS 38655
    (10)
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    Hermitage Gardens of Oxford is a beautiful, 55-suite retirement community offering Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care. Step inside our doors and discover charming assisted living with a distinctive grace reminiscent of Oxford's celebrated history. Personal touches create a community rich in...

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  • Brookdale Columbia

    Brookdale Columbia

    5011 Trotwood Avenue, Columbia, TN 38401
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Find a Better Kind of Senior Living There’s a different senior living lifestyle out here waiting for you, with fewer worries and more options for living life well. The stress and isolation that comes from living at home isn’t the only way. We are an assisted living community in Columbia, Tennessee....

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  • Elmcroft of Oxford

    Elmcroft of Oxford

    100 Azalea Dr, Oxford, MS 38655
    (7)
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    Lease by November 30 and lock in your rate! Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021.*See our Sales Director for details. Nestled in the charming city of Oxford, Mississippi, Elmcroft of Oxford is minutes away from Oxford Square’s dining and shopping amenities as well as concerts and athletic...

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  • Country Cottage - Russellville

    Country Cottage - Russellville

    900 Jackson Avenue North, Russellville, AL 35653
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    Because home is so important to all of us, the Cottage not only has wonderful cozy common areas where new and old friends can enjoy being together, but it offers different sizes and styles of room, and service programs tailored to perfectly suit the needs of each resident. Whether your loved one...

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  • Morningside of Paducah

    Morningside of Paducah

    1700 Elmdale Road, Paducah, KY 42003
    (3)
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    Located in the Lone Oak area of Paducah, Morningside of Paducah offers assisted living services in a gracious home-like setting.  In addition to a variety of apartment styles in assisted living, we offer secure memory support services in apartments specifically built with the needs of our...

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  • Sunshine Manor

    Sunshine Manor

    3001 Linwood Dr, Paragould, AR 72450
    (1)
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    Sunshine Manor Nestled in the heart of the northeastern corner of Arkansas, Paragould provides residents of Sunshine Manor with small town charm combined with urban amenities and abundant natural beauty. Paragould offers significant historic ambiance as long term landmarks have been restored during...

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  • Ridgemont Manor Inc

    3815 Ridgemont Ave, Memphis, TN 38128
    (7)
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    Ridgemont Manor Inc is located in Memphis, TN in Shelby County. This residential care home allows you to live your life in a supported way in an area that is filled with things to do and see. Those who spend time in Memphis enjoy all that is offered there including Memphis Zoo, Graceland, Stax...

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  • Legacy Assisted Living & Memory Care at Lenox

    6551 Knight Arnold Rd, Memphis, TN 38115
    (30)
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    Located in the heart of bustling Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, Legacy Assisted Living & Memory Care at Lenox Park is conveniently located to you and your family. We are easy to access and provide ample parking. Our central location makes it possible for active seniors to remain engaged with the...

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  • Riverdale Assisted Living

    6880 East Raines Road, Memphis, TN 38115
    (22)
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    Riverdale Assisted Living located in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee provides seniors with the opportunity to become a part of a caring community. This community offers residents and their guests much to do and see. Memphis is a busy city with plenty to do. Guests of our residents will enjoy...

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  • Bradshaw Care Home

    1361 East Mallory, Memphis, TN 38106
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    Bradshaw Care Home Bradshaw Care Home is a residential care home for seniors that is located in the city of Memphis, Tennessee which is in Shelby County. Memphis is known as the music city as it is considered to be the birthplace of rock & roll, is the home of the House of Blues, and is thought to...

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  • Ford Road Personal Care Home

    3047 Ford Rd, Memphis, TN 38109
    (3)
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    Ford Road Personal Care Home is a residential care home for seniors that is located in the unique and vibrant city of Memphis, Tennessee which is in Shelby County. Memphis is a city known for its music scene above all else. This city is considered to be the original birthplace of rock & roll and...

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  • Keestone of Florence Senior Community

    201 North Cedar Street, Florence, AL 35630
    (3)
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    Keestone Senior Community is an assisted living residence located in Florence, the county seat of Lauderdale County, Alabama. There are many local community events to enjoy ranging from the summer Renaissance fair to many historic landmarks. Our amazing weather encourages an active lifestyle, or at...

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  • Mockingbird Assisted Living

    Mockingbird Assisted Living

    1101 W. Chambers Drive, Booneville, MS 38829
    (2)
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Jackson, Tennessee

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities provide coordinated social interaction and apartment style housing as well as personalized help. Assisted living facilities frequently offer support with the activities of daily life, supervision of care, and assistance with transit and appointments. In select instances, facilities may provide dementia care, "aging in place", or hospice. The state of Tennessee has a number of provisions associated with this kind of facility. The Tennessee Department of Health, Board for Licensing Health Care Facilities regulates this facility type. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include the food must be adapted to residents’ habits, preferences, and and physical abilities, No more than 14 hours must elapse between the evening and morning meals, must provide three meals a day that meet acceptable and/or prescribed diet standards, and must provide additional nourishment and/or snacks to residents with special dietary needs or upon request. Staff members obtain education in a variety of fields. These areas include food service, nutrition, financial management, and fire safetydisaster preparedness. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with reading labels, reminding residents to take their medications, and observing the resident while taking medication. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include responsibility for the safety of the resident when in the facility, the ability and readiness to intervene if crises arise, assistance with activities of daily living, and laundry services. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as arrangements for visits by or to health care providers, recreational and social activities, assistance with health services, and physicall assessment. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1115 managed care Long-Term Services and Supports CHOICES program.There is a maximum occupancy of 2 residents per room.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those with chronic illness or those requiring treatment, access to hospitals could be a motivating consideration while determining which care option best fits your loved ones needs. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Jackson which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Jackson include Jackson-madison County General Hospital, Pathways Of Tennessee, and Oak Hills Behavioral Center.

Demographics and Values

In terms of crime, Jackson has 43.6 property crimes per 1000 residents and 9.9 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Out of the total city population, 54.0% are female and 46.0% are male. In Jackson, 27.0% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.6% are over the age of 60, 5.8% are over the age of 70, and 3.7% are over the age of 80. The median age of Jackson is 36 years old. Racially, the population of Jackson is 44.2% black, 1.8% mixed race, 0.6% other or not specified, 0.1% Native American, 1.4% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.4% Hispanic, and 51.9% white. In Jackson, 7.2% of the people are veterans. Jackson is considered unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In Jackson, 6.1% consider themselves widows, 14.7% have some form of disability, 24.7% live in poverty, and 58.3% participate in the labor force. During the previous presidential election, 40.5% voted Democrat, 56.0% voted Republican, and 3.5% voted for a third party candidate in Madison county. Of the population of Jackson 32.3% have a high-school diploma, 29.0% have a college degree, and 10.4% have a graduate degree. Jackson has a population density of 442 people per square mile. The current population of Jackson is growing at a rate of 0.002%. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Jackson, out of the total population 0.1% practice Judaism, 0.1% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.3% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Jackson 33.0% are Baptists, 12.5% are Methodists, and 11.1% practice another Christian faith. In Jackson, 33.9% are nonbelievers.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor in determining what location is best for you or your loved one. Jackson has a sales tax of 7.00%. The rent burden for Jackson is about 18.0% of the average person's monthly income. The median monthly rent in Jackson is $905 and the median price for a house for Jackson is about $130,762.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many seniors, weather and climate are often a major influence in selecting a facility. On average, the humidity level for Jackson is about 59%. Humidity ratings are highest in August at approximately 64%. Jackson has a humid subtropical type of climate. On average, the air quality index rating in Jackson is approximately 28.9. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index rating is at its max in December at about 43.7. In the summer months, the temperature in Jackson is around 79°F. The low summer temperature falls to roughly 67°F in the month of June. The summer high rises to roughly 91°F during July. Over the winter, the temperature in Jackson sinks to approximately 43°F. The highest winter temperature will rise to approximately 53°F during the month of February. The lowest winter temperature will rise to around 31 °F during the month of January. Monthly, Jackson measures around 4 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation normally happens in May with an average of 6 inches in a month. Jackson experiences an average of 4.10 inches of snow.

State Information

An overview of Tennessee

Based on natural beauty, Tennessee ranks 37th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Tennessee citizen is ranked 30th nation-wide. Additionally, Tennessee is ranked 43rd by healthcare standards. There are 124 general hospitals and 157 health centers that provide care for 6,831,785 Tennessee residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Williamson Medical Center, Unity Medical Center, and And Baptist Memorial Hospital. In terms of resources, Tennessee has a cost of living index of 89.5, a grocery index rating of 93.3, and a housing index rating of 80.2. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average.

Social demographics of the state

In Tennessee, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In terms of diversity, Tennessee ranks 32nd in the nation. During the latest presidential election, 61% voted for the Republican candidate while 35% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of religious values, 51% of Tennessee's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 11,542 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-52%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Tennessee there are 505 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in Tennessee drops to around 39°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 56°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 22°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76°F. The average high summer temperature is around 92°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 55°F during the month of June. On average, Tennessee has an air quality index rating of around 36.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of June with a rating of 46.5 AQI. Tennessee experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of August. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.69 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Tennessee is around 4.46 inches. While residents of Tennessee mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Tennessee can include earthquakes (moderate), tornados, and and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Tennessee

The state of Tennessee has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Pine, Tulip Poplar, Shortleaf Pine, and Black Crappie. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Waterfowl, the Rough Green Snake , the Songbirds, or the Largemouth Bass. The state animal of Tennessee is the Raccoon.