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Senior housing types near Sherman, TX

  • Preston Place

    Preston Place

    620 Blanton Drive, Sherman, TX 75092
    (13)
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    Come home to Preston Place! We are nestled within a quiet and beautifully established neighborhood in Sherman, Texas. We are conveniently located near major medical facilities, physician offices, city parks, local grocery shopping and major retail stores. Here at Preston Place we understand the...

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  • Traditions Senior Living and Memory Care

    Traditions Senior Living and Memory Care

    505 N FM 1417, Sherman, TX 75092
    (5)
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    Traditions Senior Living and Memory Care is an assisted living community located in the residential community of Sherman, Texas. Located just a few minutes from area shops and restaurants, as well as medical facilities and religious organizations, our community offers a close proximity to everything...

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  • Pecan Point Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Pecan Point Assisted Living & Memory Care

    1011 E. Pecan Grove Road, Sherman, TX 75090
    (16)
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    Broaden your horizons and experience comfortable living at Pecan Point, an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Sherman, Texas. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally stimulating. Our apartments...

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  • Renaissance-Sherman

    Renaissance-Sherman

    3701 Loy Lake Road, Sherman, TX 75090
    (36)
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    Renaissance-Sherman provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled within beautiful grounds in the charming town of Sherman, you'll love our warm and inviting facilities, friendly staff and the convenience of the nearby town. We're just minutes from shopping,...

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  • Brookdale Willows Sherman

    Brookdale Willows Sherman

    3410 Post Oak Crossing, Sherman, TX 75092
    (21)
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    Our luxurious senior living community set on three acres of beautiful landscaped grounds in Sherman, Texas, offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care. Should your needs change over time, and you require memory care, you have the security of knowing you can remain here, in your home,...

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  • Grayson Place

    Grayson Place

    3001 Crawford Street Road, Denison, TX 75020
    (17)
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    At Grayson Place, our assisted living community, residents are at the center of our small, homelike community. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination of care. Our...

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  • Stone Brook Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Stone Brook Assisted Living and Memory Care

    1616 Lifesearch Way, Denison, TX 75020
    (12)
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    Stone Brook Assisted Living is nestled in the beautiful Denison, Texas, conveniently located near many of the major medical centers in town. Our welcoming, home like atmosphere and friendly staff are beyond compare. You can live the pampered lifestyle of being served home- style meals in our...

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  • Brookdale Durant

    Brookdale Durant

    1500 North 19th, Durant, OK 74701
    (2)
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    Join our assisted living community in Durant, Okla., and you’ll discover an engaging social life that pulls you away from the TV and into a world of laughter, friendship and fun. You’ll experience happy hour socials, card and board games, fitness classes, art and other creative projects, lively...

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  • Wheeler Place

    Wheeler Place

    2310 E. Broadway, Gainesville, TX 76240
    (13)
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    At Wheeler Place, we provide compassionate care in a warm senior living community. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination of care. Our community welcomes pets and...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Meadow Ranch Road

    Avalon Memory Care - Meadow Ranch Road

    1801 Meadow Ranch Road, McKinney, TX 75071
    (7)
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    When Avalon started with one home in Plano in 1995 we never anticipated there would be a need for a location further north. With the explosion of growth occurring in the outlying suburbs more calls have come from these areas necessitating a need for quality care without the long commute. Avalon is...

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  • Cariad at North Brook

    Cariad at North Brook

    2301 N Brook Dr, McKinney, TX 75070
    (25)
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    At Cariad at North Brook we offer top notch service in a warm, caring environment. We are located in McKinney, Texas, in a quiet neighborhood near the All Ruschhaupt Soccer Complex. Shopping is close by at Westgate Shopping Center and there are three churches right in our neighborhood. We welcome...

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  • Redbud Place

    Redbud Place

    101 W. Wilson Creek Pkwy, McKinney, TX 75069
    (15)
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    Redbud Place is located in McKinney, Texas, in a quiet tree lined neighborhood on the edge of town. Our comfortable homelike community promotes independence while assisting residents with daily routines such as: Medication management Monitoring of chronic conditions such as diabetes and high...

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  • Alpha & Omega Residential Care Home

    Alpha & Omega Residential Care Home

    9604 Log Run Court, McKinney, TX 75070
    (3)
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    Alpha & Omega Residential Care home Alpha and Omega is a Residential Care Home designed to help your family simplify the care of your loved one by providing dependable assisted care and impeccable service. We are a Christian owned, Residential Care Home with a vision dedicated to helping those in...

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  • Brookdale Stonebridge Ranch - Newly Renovated!

    Brookdale Stonebridge Ranch - Newly Renovated!

    1650 South Stonebridge Drive, McKinney, TX 75070
    (28)
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    At our community in McKinney, Texas, which offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care services, we believe sustaining social relationships and friendships is key to aging well and living well. That’s why each day here brings anything but the ordinary. You and your friends might compete...

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  • The Ivy of McKinney

    The Ivy of McKinney

    3392 Medical Center Dr, McKinney, TX 75069
    (35)
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    Recently opened in the spring of 2011, The Ivy of McKinney is a warm and cozy Community designed to promote creativity and independence within a safe and loving environment. The Ivy of McKinney provides first-class McKinney Assisted Living and Memory Care - we would love for you to visit us with...

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  • Stonefield

    Stonefield

    2701 Alma Road, McKinney, TX 75070
    (21)
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    Saddle up for the time of your life at Stonefield, an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in McKinney, Texas, that is chock-full of style and fun. Our goal is to enrich the lives of residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally stimulating....

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  • Oxford Grand at McKinney

    Oxford Grand at McKinney

    2851 Orchid Dr, McKinney, TX 75072
    (8)
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    Are you looking for vibrant Assisted Living in a worry-free environment, or personalized Memory Care that offers hope and joy to loved ones with Alzheimer's and dementia? The extraordinary staff at The Oxford Grand will tailor a personal care plan just for you. (Ask about Oxford's specialized care...

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  • The Mulberry House I

    The Mulberry House I

    2620 Saint Michelle, McKinney, TX 75070
    (2)
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    Assisted Living with Private Rooms - Choosing to place your loved one in a senior care facility is a difficult decision. At The Mulberry House Assisted Living, we focus on making the transition as comfortable and pleasant for your loved one as possible. Operated in Collin County since 1998, our...

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  • HarborChase of McKinney

    HarborChase of McKinney

    265 Plateau Dr, McKinney, TX 75069
    (4)
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    HarborChase of McKinney 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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  • The Mulberry House II

    The Mulberry House II

    3216 Brentwood Dr, McKinney, TX 75070
    (2)
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    Assisted Living with Private Rooms - Choosing to place your loved one in a senior care facility is a difficult decision. At The Mulberry House Assisted Living, we focus on making the transition as comfortable and pleasant for your loved one as possible. Operated in Collin County since 1998, our...

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  • Bethesda Gardens Frisco

    Bethesda Gardens Frisco

    10588 Legacy Dr, Frisco, TX 75033
    (7)
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    Located just minutes from nearby fine dining and abundant shopping in downtown Frisco, Bethesda Gardens Frisco offers a vibrant, engaging senior community for our residents to safely enjoy. Whether you are relaxing in one of our three beautifully landscaped courtyards or taking part in an exciting...

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  • The Heritage at Twin Creeks

    The Heritage at Twin Creeks

    920 Stockton Dr, Allen, TX 75013
    (27)
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    $5000 OFF!!! You can use the $5000 incentive to waive the $2000 community fee, AND, take $300 off your base rent for the 2nd through the 11th month. disclaimer-(no cash value, cannot be applied to the first months rent, cannot be used during a 30 day notice period). Recognized as the best location...

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  • Windhaven Senior Living NOW OPEN

    Windhaven Senior Living NOW OPEN

    2828 Nature Way, Frisco, TX 75033
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    Welcome to Windhaven Senior Living. Your new family awaits you! Windhaven Senior Living is founded on the principle of enhancing the independence of our residents through exemplary, personalized care in a compassionate, nurturing environment. We believe in treating every resident with the utmost...

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  • Parsons House Frisco

    Parsons House Frisco

    5850 Ohio Drive, Frisco, TX 75035
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    Thank you for inquiring about The Lodge at Quail Park. We are the premier Enhanced Assisted Living choice in Frisco, Texas and have been for several years... We have been voted 'The Best of Frisco' for several consecutive years in The Frisco Enterprise Newspaper, Reader's Choice poll. This is an...

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  • Mustang Creek Estates Frisco

    Mustang Creek Estates Frisco

    1200 W. Main St, Frisco, TX 75034
    (50)
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    Mustang Creek Estates is a new concept in Assisted Living! We are a residential style assisted living neighborhood designed entirely for seniors. Our neighborhood consists of 6 unique houses with 14 to 16 residents per house and two of our houses specialize in Memory Care. At Mustang Creek Estates,...

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  • Texas Star Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Texas Star Assisted Living & Memory Care

    650 South Greenville Ave, Allen, TX 75002
    (11)
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    Texas Star Assisted Living & Memory Care is located in Allen, Texas, in Collin County and home to over 84,000 people. Part of the Dallas suburbs, Allen is a small modern city where residents will enjoy a relaxed lifestyle, local shops, fairs and markets. They can also get their exercise, go on...

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  • Mustang Creek Estates Allen

    Mustang Creek Estates Allen

    720 Valley Creek Court, Allen, TX 75002
    (28)
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    Mustang Creek Estates is a new concept in Assisted Living! We are a residential style assisted living neighborhood designed entirely for seniors. Our neighborhood consists of 6 unique houses with 10 to 13 residents per house and one of our houses specializes in Memory Care. At Mustang Creek Estates,...

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  • Christian Care Senior Living Community - Allen

    Christian Care Senior Living Community - Allen

    560 Prestige Circle, Allen, TX 75002
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    Christian Care, in Allen, Texas is a member of the Christian Care Senior Living Communities family, which currently serves seniors in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. We are a faith-based, not-for-profit provider with a 70 year history of serving seniors with incredibly compassionate care. Our Life Plan...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Merksem

    Avendelle Assisted Living Merksem

    2104 Merksem Ct, Plano, TX 75025
    (4)
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    Lexington Merksem is a residential care home located in the magnificent city of Plano, Texas in Collin County. Our residence offers a tranquil and homely feel for the seniors because the neighborhood is some miles away from the main road. Due to the need to offer senior citizens an undisturbed...

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  • Sunrise of Frisco

    Sunrise of Frisco

    2680 Legacy Drive, Frisco, TX 75034
    (30)
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    The moment you walk in the door of Sunrise of Frisco, you will experience a remarkable sense of family in our community. Our dedicated team passionately works to provide a special community with the highest level of senior care in the area. We offer both Assisted Living as well as Memory Care in our...

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  • North Texas Personal Care Homes

    North Texas Personal Care Homes

    3453 Hearst Castle Way, Plano, TX 75025
    (4)
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    North Texas Personal Care Homes is a Faith Based Assisted Living established in 2001. Our mission is to provide peaceful and comfortable Assisted Living Homes where our loved ones can receive the care, dignity, and respect they need and deserve. North Texas Personal Care Homes Assisted Living is a...

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  • HarborChase of Plano

    HarborChase of Plano

    5340 Towne Square Dr, Plano, TX 75024
    (15)
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    HarborChase of Plano 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 luxurious...

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  • Assisted Concepts LLC

    7109 Falcon Dr, Plano, TX 75025
    (4)
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    Assisted Concepts provides quality Assisted Living in a Private Home Environment. Based in Plano, Texas. We offer 24 hour supervised care in a residential home setting managed by the Registered Nurse Owner with over 30 years of experience in Cardiology, Hospice Care, Elder Care and Pain Management....

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  • North Texas Personal Care Home

    North Texas Personal Care Home

    2916 Chalfont Ln, Plano, TX 75023
    (7)
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    North Texas Personal Care Homes is a Faith Based Assisted Living established in 2001. Our mission is to provide peaceful and comfortable Assisted Living Homes where our loved ones can receive the care, dignity, and respect they need and deserve. North Texas Personal Care Homes Assisted Living is a...

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  • Spring Creek

    Spring Creek

    6410 Old Orchard Dr, Plano, TX 75023
    (52)
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    Remember how exciting it was when you’d try out a new restaurant with your friends? Or the feelings of camaraderie during your weekly poker games? As an assisted living resident in our Plano, Texas, community, which also offers Alzheimer’s and dementia care services, you can revive those feelings...

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  • Fairhaven Denton (Opening Spring 2020)

    Fairhaven Denton (Opening Spring 2020)

    2400 N Bell Ave, Denton, TX 76201
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    Fairhaven is proud to bring a vibrant lifestyle with personalized care to senior living Our roots are deep in Texas, which is a big part of why our communities feel like home, and why creating a strong sense of family is so important to us. At Fairhaven our residents are at the center of everything...

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  • Denton Golden Meadows Care

    Denton Golden Meadows Care

    3200 Donna Road, Denton, TX 76207
    (7)
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    Golden Meadows is named for its peaceful setting in North Denton but is also close to Doctors offices and the Town center. Surrounded by trees and gardens it has comfortable bedrooms and cozy living areas. Daily one on one care, all home cooked meals, many activities plus all ADLs included. Our...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Plano

    Avalon Memory Care - Plano

    5013 Sparrows Point Dr, Plano, TX 75023
    (5)
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    We invite you to take a look inside of this Avalon Residential Care Home. This beautiful, sprawling, single-story home could be mistaken for just about any other luxury property well situated in one of Plano's more affluent neighborhoods. Nothing distinguishes it from other fine homes except all of...

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  • DaySpring Senior Living

    DaySpring Senior Living

    6400 Cheyenne Trail, Plano, TX 75023
    (42)
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    DaySpring Assisted Living - A Faith-Based, Not-For-Profit Community in the Heart of Plano, Texas Several years ago, God led Collin Creek Community Church to begin a senior ministry. Through the strong support of the local church and the national Wesleyan church, we are now seeing the fruits of...

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  • The Waterford at Plano

    The Waterford at Plano

    3401 Premier Drive, Plano, TX 75023
    (61)
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    Gain the wealth of friendship while enjoying the good life at The Waterford at Plano. Our Independent Living and Assisted Living community in Plano, Texas, affords residents a privileged lifestyle with quality services and top-notch amenities that continue to exceed expectations. Residents gather in...

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  • Brookdale Denton North

    Brookdale Denton North

    2525 North Hinkle Drive, Denton, TX 76201
    (19)
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    If you’re looking for assisted living serves that provide an active lifestyle, then look no further. Our community in Denton, Texas, is the place for you. Our ever-changing events calendar brims with such activities as card and board games, clubs, movies and happy hour socials. Express your...

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  • Willow Bend Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Willow Bend Assisted Living & Memory Care

    2125 Brinker Rd, Denton, TX 76208
    (10)
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    Willow Bend Assisted Living and Memory Care is committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. Our professional and personalized services are designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We are dedicated to those who entrust their housing and service...

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  • Mission Ridge Residential Care

    Mission Ridge Residential Care

    3320 Canoncita Lane, Plano, TX 75023
    (7)
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    JC Martin along with wife Esther, owns Mission Ridge Residential Care, in operation since 2008. Memory loss is a frightening and confusing reality... Mission Ridge devotes itself to preserve the independence and dignity of its Residents, offering professional nurturing support and companionship...

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  • Sunrise of Plano

    Sunrise of Plano

    4800 West Parker Road, Plano, TX 75093
    (26)
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    Welcome to Sunrise Senior Living of Plano! Step into our beautiful community and you can't help but feel right at home. From our beautiful gardens and winding walking paths to our screened in porches, comfortable decor and all of the touches of home, our mission is to make our residents and their...

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  • Brookdale Denton South

    Brookdale Denton South

    2525 Lillian Miller Parkway, Denton, TX 76210
    (16)
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    For many seniors, assisted living, with staff on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week, gives just the right level of care needed to flourish and triumph in their new phase of life. Our community in Denton, Texas, offers more options than ever before to make this happily possible. Our pet-friendly...

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  • New Haven Assisted Living & Memory Care of Wylie

    New Haven Assisted Living & Memory Care of Wylie

    800 W. Brown St., Wylie, TX 75098
    (5)
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    At New Haven our residents are at the center of everything we do, and you’ll see that the moment you step through the front door of a New Haven community. From our small, intimate buildings designed for a sense of connection to the wonderful meals we serve to our daily commitment to the health and...

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  • Lynridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Lynridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    304 W FM 544, Murphy, TX 75094
    (31)
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    LYNRIDGE of Murphy is a new community offering Assisted Living and Memory Care living options for seniors. Enjoy elegant yet affordable residential care in a warm, nurturing environment, with your own private apartment and access to first-class amenities like a state-of-the-art fitness center with...

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  • Wyndham Court of Plano

    Wyndham Court of Plano

    3000 Midway Rd, Plano, TX 75093
    (1)
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    Wyndham Court of Plano offers both assisted living and memory care to seniors in the greater Collin County, Texas area. Our community is just down the road from a well-respected hospital, and we are very close to the Arbor Hills Nature Preserve which our residents love to visit on a beautiful fall...

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  • Mayberry Gardens - Denton

    Mayberry Gardens - Denton

    3636 Teasley Ln, Denton, TX 76210
    (26)
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    Mayberry Gardens is a special assisted living and memory care residence providing family-style living for seniors who need some assistance, but don't require full time skilled nursing care. Each home is designed to accommodate between 11 to 15 residents in a beautiful home-like environment that...

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  • Brookdale Collin Oaks

    Brookdale Collin Oaks

    4045 West 15th Street, Plano, TX 75093
    (46)
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    When you come to our community, which provides assisted living services and memory care in Plano, Texas, you can stay as active as you want. As an assisted living resident, you can engage in a little friendly competition over board or card games, join classes to boost both your mental and physical...

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Sherman, Texas

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is an organized living community which provides support, supervision, and care to independent seniors who are not in need of skilled nursing services. Assisted living facilities often offer outings for organized activity, supervision of care, and aid with transportation and appointments. Under certain circumstances, facilities may provide respite, skilled nursing care, or hospice. The state of Texas maintains a number of provisions related to this kind of facility. The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) licenses several types of assisted living facilities supervises this type of facility. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include residents may self-administer their own medication, obtaining medications from a pharmacy, and returning medications to the proper locked areas. Staff members obtain education in a number of fields. These areas include abuse/neglect, skills for working with residents, families, and other professional providersethics, federal laws, and food and nutrition services. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include activity and/or social program for residents, general supervision or oversight, supervision or direct administration of medications, and personal care. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include menus must be prepared to provide a balanced and nutritious diet and such as that recommended by the national food and nutrition board, 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, Therapeutic diets as ordered by the resident's physician must be provided according to the service plan, and exceptions must be specifically approved by the Department. In total, there can be no more than 4 residents to a room. There must be one bath or shower for every 10 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. 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 a comprehensive assessment , interviews, and home visits, and must address the residents’ individual needs, preferences, and strengths. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1115 demonstration managed care waiver program--called STAR+PLUS.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be the big influence when choosing which care option works best. The median home value in Sherman costs around $109,106 and the median cost for rent is about $830 per month a month. The rent burden for Sherman is about 17.7% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Sherman 19.4% have a college degree, 30.8% have a high-school diploma, and 6.3% have a graduate degree. Out of the total city population, 51.2% are female and 48.8% are male. The median age of Sherman is 33 years old. Out of the total population of Sherman, 7.3% consider themselves widows, 63.4% participate in the labor force, 15.9% have some form of disability, and 19.1% do not have health insurance. In Sherman, 10.4% of the people are veterans. Sherman has a population density of 368 people per square mile. Demographically, Sherman is 21.0% Hispanic, 2.5% other or not specified, 2.2% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 10.1% black, 4.2% mixed race, 80.0% white, and 1.0% Native American.

State Information

An overview of Texas

Residents of Texas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 40th in the United States. In terms of resources, Texas has a cost of living index of 91.3, a grocery index rating of 88.9, and a housing index rating of 85.3. 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. The state of Texas has 468 hospitals and 501 health centers, providing care to a population of 28,701,845. Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Texas is ranked 38th in quality of life and 37th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

In Texas, 24% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 35. In the last presidential election 43% of Texas residents voted Democrat and 52% voted Republican. The state of Texas ranks 2nd in the country for diversity. 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.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 102°F during the month of June. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 56°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 48°F. The average high winter temperature is around 75°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16°F 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. The average air quality index rating in Texas is 36.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 51.4 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 7.44 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Texas is around 31.68 inches. 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.

Wildlife to be found in Texas

The state of Texas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Blackbrush, Whitebrush, Huisache, and Catclaw. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Rattlesnake, the Armadillos, the Pronghorn Deer, or the Coyotes. Some of the plants species native to the Texas region include Perennial Bunchgrasses, Mesquite, and Live Oak. The state animal of Texas is the Nine-banded Armadillo.