Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 3 Assisted Living facilities in Graham and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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1015 Cliff Dr, Graham, TX 76450
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3005 NE 2nd Street, Mineral Wells, TX 76067
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Lakewell Place is a home like assisted living community located in the town of Mineral Wells, Texas. We provide thoughtful, personal care in a warm supportive environment. We offer individual and group activities designed to encourage socialization, independence and a sense of fun: ...
980 Hilltop Dr, Weatherford, TX 76088
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Surround yourself with friendly faces and wide-open spaces at West Fork at Weatherford Assisted Living and Memory Care. Our community combines a rustic-casual ambiance inspired by Weatherford’s natural beauty and proud history. Special comforts such as upscale dining, cozy living spaces, and...
An assisted living community is an organized living community which provides aid, support, and care to healthy persons who are not in need of skilled nursing care. Assisted living communities commonly offer outings for recreational activity, help with transportation and appointments, and supervision of care. Under certain circumstances, communities may offer continuing care, respite, or dementia care. Texas maintains a number of stipulations related to this type of community. The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) licenses several types of assisted living communities licenses this type of community. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include Therapeutic diets as ordered by the resident’s physician must be provided according to the service plan, The meals must be served daily, at regular times, with no more than a 16-hour span between a substantial evening meal and breakfast the following morning, menus must be prepared to provide a balanced and nutritious diet and such as that recommended by the national food and nutrition board, and communities must provide at least three balanced and nutritious meals or the equivalent per day. Staff are required to obtain education in a number of subjects. These include: resident characteristics (including dementia), food and nutrition services, confidentiality, and resident and provider rights and responsibilities. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include obtaining medications from a pharmacy, listing the medication taken on a resident’s medication profile record, and assisting residents with taking medications. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include activity and/or social program for residents, general supervision or oversight, assistance with activities of daily living, and personal care. There must be one bath or shower for every 10 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. There is a maximum occupancy of 4 residents per room. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1115 demonstration managed care waiver program–called STAR+PLUS. 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 a comprehensive assessment , must address the residents individual needs, preferences, and strengths, and interviews, and home visits.
The neighborhood in which a senior care community is located can have a large effect on the price of care. Cost of living is a major influence when selecting which care choice meets the needs of you or your loved one. The rent burden for Graham is about 16.4% of the average person’s monthly income. The median home value in Graham is around $80,889 and the median cost for rent is around $594 per month a month.
In Graham, 4.5% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Graham has a population density of 600 people per square mile. In terms of education, 17.6% have a college degree, 33.2% have a high-school diploma, and 4.9% have a graduate degree. In Graham, 59.7% participate in the labor force, 26.9% do not have health insurance, 10.8% consider themselves widows, and 18.7% live in poverty. Demographically, Graham is 1.8% black, 0.5% Native American, 21.1% Hispanic, 0.8% Asian, 95.0% white, 0.0% mixed race, 1.8% other or not specified, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Out of the total city population, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Graham is 39 years old.
Texas is ranked 38th in quality of life and 37th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Texas ranks 40th in the nation. The state of Texas has a cost of living index of 91.3 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 88.9 and a housing index rating of 85.3. There are 468 hospitals and 501 health centers that service a population of 28,701,845. The three highest ranked hospitals in Texas are Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital.
In Texas, 42% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 27,848 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Texas there are 1,292 masonic lodges. The state of Texas ranks 2nd in the country for diversity. The state has a median age of 35 and 24% of its population being over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 43% of Texas residents voted Democrat and 52% voted Republican.
On average, Texas has an air quality index rating of around 36.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 51.4 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Texas is around 82F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 102F during the month of June. The average low summer temperature is around 56F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 48F. The average high winter temperature is around 75F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16F in the month of January. Texas experiences an average humidity rating of about 65%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of February. On average, the state receives 31.68 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 7.44 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Texas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Texas can include tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods.
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