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  • Sunrise at George Mason

    Sunrise at George Mason

    4300 George Mason Boulevard, Fairfax, VA 22030
    (20)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sunrise Braddock Glen

    Sunrise Braddock Glen

    4027 Olley Lane, Fairfax, VA 22032
    (11)
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    Sunrise's assisted living options offer personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in a professionally managed, carefully designed, community setting. It's the perfect alternative for seniors who can no longer live on their own at home, yet don't need 24-hour, complex...

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  • The Virginian

    The Virginian

    9229 Arlington Boulevard, Fairfax, VA 22031
    (7)
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    The Virginian is full service retirement community located on 32 secluded and wooded acres in the heart of Fairfax, VA. and is managed by Life Care Services. A long driveway right off of Arlington Blvd. leads you away from the hustle and bustle of crowded Northern Virginia life to the five-floor...

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  • Sunrise of Fairfax

    Sunrise of Fairfax

    9207 Arlington Boulevard, Fairfax, VA 22031
    (19)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sunrise at Fair Oaks

    Sunrise at Fair Oaks

    3750 Joseph Siewick Drive, Fairfax, VA 22033
    (35)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Home Eldercare

    10704 Orchard Street, Fairfax, VA 22030
    (5)
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    Home Elder Care is a residential care home located in the historic Fairfax, VA. Time travel in the city's guided walking tour hosted by the Fairfax Museum and Visitor Center. Collect a souvenir or two at the gift shop to commemorate your travels, and showcase it to family and friends while sharing...

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  • Heatherwood Community

    Heatherwood Community

    9642 Burke Lake Rd, Burke, VA 22015
    (33)
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    Heatherwood Community, located in Burke, offers Independent Living and Assisted Living. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited, Inc community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of providing exceptional care for senior adults.

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  • Sunrise of Hunter Mill

    Sunrise of Hunter Mill

    2863 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton, VA 22124
    (19)
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    Sunrise at Hunter Mill has been ranked as one of the top communities in 2013 on SeniorAdvisor.com, the premier online ratings and reviews site for senior living communities nationwide. The SeniorAdvisor 2013 Excellence Award recognizes senior living communities who receive consistently high ratings...

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  • Aarondale Community

    Aarondale Community

    6929 Matthew Place, Springfield, VA 22151
    (14)
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    Aarondale Community, located in Springfield, offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Inspiritas - Memory Care. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of providing exceptional care for...

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  • Vienna Manor Assisted Living

    Vienna Manor Assisted Living

    2151 Chainbridge Rd, Vienna, VA 22182
    (4)
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    Life at Vienna Manor begins with family. We believe that when you make the decision to trust the love and care of your loved one to us, you make them part of our growing family. Our residents enjoy privacy, independence and individuality while experiencing the one on one attention and engagement our...

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  • Sunrise of Springfield

    Sunrise of Springfield

    6541 Franconia Road, Springfield, VA 22150
    (21)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sunrise of Falls Church

    Sunrise of Falls Church

    330 North Washington Street, Falls Church, VA 22046
    (19)
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    Located just minutes from historic downtown Falls Church and only a few miles from the national capital, our setting is convenient for families living throughout Fairfax and Arlington counties and beyond. Sunrise of Falls Church is nestled in the heart of the scenic City of Falls Church, just a few...

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  • Sunrise of McLean

    Sunrise of McLean

    8315 Turning Leaf Lane, McLean, VA 22102
    (7)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Harmony at Spring Hill

    Harmony at Spring Hill

    8350 Mountain Larkspur Drive, Lorton, VA 22079
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    Located thirty minutes outside of Washington, D.C., Harmony at Spring Hill provides accommodations for residents in Assisted Living and Memory Care. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a conveniently located, well-landscaped campus. The campus is ideally located in Lorton,...

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  • Sunrise at Bluemont Park

    Sunrise at Bluemont Park

    5900 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22205
    (23)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our 35 year mission at Sunrise Senior Living has been to champion the quality of life for all seniors. Our approach is simple; resident centered care. This approach helps seniors live the life they want to live by providing options to meet their individual needs and wishes. Sunrise offers a variety...

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  • Brandywine Living at Alexandria

    Brandywine Living at Alexandria

    5550 Cardinal Place, Alexandria, VA 22304
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    An Outstanding Location Located next to Cameron Station and just minutes from historic Old Town, Brandywine Living at Alexandria provides a convenient location for seniors to reside close to their children, grandchildren, and friends, while remaining in the community they love. This 116-suite,...

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  • Tall Oaks Assisted Living

    Tall Oaks Assisted Living

    12052 North Shore Drive, Reston, VA 20190
    (29)
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    For over 20 years, Tall Oaks At Reston has provided exceptional assisted living services to residents of the Northern Virginia area. Our staff's longevity and reputation is unsurpassed, bringing peace of mind to both residents and their families. The goal of Tall Oaks At Reston has always been to...

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  • The Fountains at Washington House

    The Fountains at Washington House

    5100 Fillmore Ave, Alexandria, VA 22311
    (51)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Alexandria's number-one continuing care RENTAL community! Located near Washington DC, The Fountains at Washington House offers nine (9) floor plans in both assisted and independent living in a boutique-hotel style environment. Our community provides independent living, assisted living and...

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  • Harmony at Chantilly

    Harmony at Chantilly

    2980 Centerville Rd, Herndon, VA 20171
    (11)
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    The Crossings at Chantilly is an assisted living community located in the serene town of Chantilly, Fairfax County, Virginia. Our lovely community is located close to a busy town that packed with great restaurants and shops for wonderful shopping at any time. Chantilly is an amazing place to live...

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  • Sunrise At Reston Town Center

    Sunrise At Reston Town Center

    1778 Fountain Drive, Reston, VA 20190
    (20)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • The Fairfax a CCRC

    The Fairfax a CCRC

    9140 Belvoir Woods Parkway, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
    (17)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Fairfax is a continuing care retirement community conveniently located near Fort Belvoir, VA and is the perfect option for individuals over the age of 55 looking to enjoy and active, fulfilling life with none of worries of home-ownership. Meals, housekeeping and maintenance are included in the...

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  • Sunrise of Arlington

    Sunrise of Arlington

    2000 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22207
    (11)
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    Positioned to enjoy the greenery & peacefulness of the Lexington Bike Path on one side and the bustling in-town location of Massachusetts Ave. on the other side, Sunrise of Arlington has the best of both worlds under one roof. Our community is perfect for the resident who prefers an urban...

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  • Westminster at Lake Ridge a CCRC

    Westminster at Lake Ridge a CCRC

    12191 Clipper Drive, Lake Ridge, VA 22192
    (2)
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    Westminster at Lake Ridge is an assisted living community located in Lake Ridge, VA. Lake Ridge is located in Prince William County and is home to 41,000 people. Lake Ridge is a small city with shops and stores, where residents can enjoy getting out for exercise, going to pay bills, going out to...

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  • The Jefferson

    The Jefferson

    900 North Taylor Street, Arlington, VA 22203
    (21)
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    Welcome to The Jefferson, where ownership and a unique approach to active aging are conveniently located at The Gateway to Arlington Virginia, just minutes away from Washington, DC. The Jefferson has skillfully combined independence, luxury,services and amenities with the security of home ownership...

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  • Brookdale Arlington

    Brookdale Arlington

    3821 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22203
    (44)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    As one of the premier assisted living and memory care communities in the Washington, D.C., area, we are conveniently located in the heart of Arlington, Va., an upscale area consistently ranked among the wealthiest counties in the United States. We’re close to casual and fine dining establishments,...

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  • Sunrise of Alexandria

    Sunrise of Alexandria

    3520 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22304
    (20)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Tribute at the Glen

    Tribute at the Glen

    4101 Old Bridge Rd, Woodbridge, VA 22192
    (14)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    This Community is a Tribute to the Seniors it will serve. Tribute at The Glen is a new Assisted Living and/or Memory Care Community focused on the Care and Wellness of your senior family member. Specializing in activity and community for all. We offer the most amazing interactions and keep your...

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  • Brookdale Lake Ridge

    Brookdale Lake Ridge

    3940 Prince William Parkway, Woodbridge, VA 22192
    (30)
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    You can live well and age well when you come home to our stunning and stately luxury senior living community in Woodbridge, Va., 25 miles south of Washington, D.C. Our community offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, so should your needs change over time, and you require memory...

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  • Paramount Senior Living at Manassas

    Paramount Senior Living at Manassas

    8341 Barrett Dr, Manassas, VA 20109
    (39)
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    Paramount Senior Living at Manassas is a premiere assisted living community in Manassas, Virginia. Our campus, which is set on six acres, is just a short drive from Washington D.C. and near downtown Manassas, a local shopping mall and an abundance of restaurants. Manassas is a quiet and peaceful...

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  • Grand Oaks

    Grand Oaks

    5901 MacArthur Boulevard Northwest, Washington, DC 20016
    (21)
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    Grand Oaks is located on the campus of Sibley Memorial Hospital. It is close to Georgetown, Bethesda and just minutes from the Potomac River and the Virginia Suburbs. Our residents feel inspired in their spacious, light filled apartments, dine in elegance with delicious meals and remain active with...

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  • Arbor Terrace Sudley Manor

    Arbor Terrace Sudley Manor

    7750 Garner Drive, Manassas, VA 20109
    (40)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Arbor Terrace Sudley Manor provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Manassas, Virginia area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized care and...

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  • Spring Hills Mount Vernon

    Spring Hills Mount Vernon

    3709 Shannons Green Way, Alexandria, VA 22309
    (78)
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    At Spring Hills Mount Vernon, we are committed to making healthy living the foundation of every aspect of life. From dining that truly satisfies, to fitness that invigorates and motivates, down to the smaller details, such as our use of safe, non-toxic cleaning products in each assisted living...

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  • Fox Trail Assisted Living at Manassas

    10140 Hastings Drive, Manassas, VA 20110
    (25)
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    Assisted living is the preferred lifestyle for those seniors who want to remain independent, yet need some assistance from time to time. At Fox Trail Assisted Living we provide the services that allow you to enjoy life with peace of mind and ease of living. Fox Trail Assisted Living is an assisted...

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  • Sunrise at Mount Vernon

    Sunrise at Mount Vernon

    8033 Holland Drive, Alexandria, VA 22306
    (18)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Paul Spring Community

    Paul Spring Community

    7116 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22307
    (22)
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    Paul Spring Community, located in the Mt. Vernon community of Alexandria, offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Inspiritas - Memory Care. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited, Inc community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of...

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  • HarborChase of Prince William Commons (NOW OPEN)

    HarborChase of Prince William Commons (NOW OPEN)

    14080 Central Loop, Woodbridge, VA 22193
    (6)
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    Nestled in the upscale Prince William Commons neighborhood, one of Woodbridge’s most vibrant and dynamic areas, HarborChase of Prince William Commons Assisted Living and Memory Care community is a place where you can take a deep breath and relax in an atmosphere of refined elegance and unmatched...

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  • Sunrise at Fox Hill

    Sunrise at Fox Hill

    8300 Burdette Road, Bethesda, MD 20817
    (7)
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    Sunrise at Fox Hill is Sunrise Senior Living's premier community! With easy access to Washington, DC and northern Virginia, our residents and families love our location which is just minutes from downtown Bethesda's exciting shops, restaurants and cultural activities. Fox Hill Assisted Living...

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  • Potomac Grace Assisted Living

    Potomac Grace Assisted Living

    9830 River Rd, Potomac, MD 20854
    (1)
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    Potomac Grace's mission is caring. We specialize in one and one care and individualized attention catering to each individual need and request. It is our goal to provide a comfortable, safe and secure environment for our residents, as well as, offer peace of mind and support for their families....

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  • Potomac Place

    Potomac Place

    2133 Montgomery Ave, Woodbridge, VA 22191
    (22)
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    Assisted Living Services and Amenities 1. Choice studio, one bedroom, two bedroom apartments with patio or balcony. 2. All utilities included except for telephone. 3. Full kitchens with stove, sink and refrigerator. 4. Emergency nurse's call system in three locations in each apartment. 5....

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  • Asheir Homes

    Asheir Homes

    20 Riverwood Ct, Potomac, MD 20854
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    ASHEIR HOMES POTOMAC & GERMANTOWN Boutiques Assisted Living Community Owned and Managed by Nurse Practitioner SERVICES 4:1 Resident Staff Ratio 24-7 Trained Medication & Care Staff Medication Management (3) Home Cooked Meals Daily Bathing / Dressing / Grooming / Personal Hygiene Toileting /...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights

    Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights

    5555 Friendship Boulevard, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (8)
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    Brighton Gardens provides personal care in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. A separate Special Care Center for residents with Alzheimer's or other memory related disorders...

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  • Atria Sterling

    Atria Sterling

    46555 Harry Byrd Hwy, Sterling, VA 20164
    (25)
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    Atria Sterling is an exceptional assisted living community in Sterling, Virginia. Sterling offers residents the perfect blend of quiet suburban living with easy access to Washington, D.C., Herndon and Ashburn. Sterling is home to several large business corporate offices, Washington Dulles...

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  • The Cottage at Curry Manor

    The Cottage at Curry Manor

    6501 Curry Manor Ct, Bethesda, MD 20817
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    The Cottage at Curry Manor is a safe, secure senior care home located in the Montgomery Count, MD, community of Bethesda. Bethesda is a historic medium-sized city with slightly over 55,000 residents that has the distinction of having been named by Forbes Magazine as the most educated community in...

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  • Forest Hills of DC

    Forest Hills of DC

    4901 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008
    (2)
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    Inclusive Senior Living... Essential care and support for life Formerly known as the Methodist Home of DC, Forest Hills holds a tradition of excellence for over 125 years. Throughout our history, our focus has always been on people -- our residents and our staff who, together, make our community...

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  • Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

    Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

    5111 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20008
    (6)
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    Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue is located in the heart of Washington D.C. and opened in late 2003. Our community offers not only a convenient location within the District, but also a variety of services and amenities. Nearby attractions include major shopping malls, golf courses, country clubs, and...

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  • Chevy Chase House

    Chevy Chase House

    5420 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (1)
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    Experience luxury at Meridian Senior Living’s newly remodeled Chevy Chase House, the place where assisted living meets the style and comfort of a contemporary residence in the heart of Washington, DC. The Chevy Chase House was thoughtfully redesigned by an award-winning design firm to incorporate...

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  • The Residences at Thomas Circle

    The Residences at Thomas Circle

    1330 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
    (11)
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    More than a great place to live, The Residences at Thomas Circle is a neighborhood within a neighborhood – where seniors can live life their way. LIFE AT ITS FINEST In the heart of downtown DC, just blocks from the White House and a short walk to museums and monuments, you will find seniors enjoying...

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  • Harbor Park Estates Assisted Living

    625 River Bend, Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (1)
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    Welcome to Harbor Park Estates Assisted Living Harbor Park Estates is an upscale, assisted living facility dedicated to providing each of our Residents a caring, nurturing environment with dignified and respectful services in a special place fitting to call 'home'. There is no greater comfort in...

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  • Atrium Kosher Home

    Atrium Kosher Home

    10301 Gainsborough Road, Potomac, MD 20854
    (4)
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    Atrium Kosher Home is a traditional Jewish senior care home located in Potomac, Maryland in the county of Montgomery. Potomac is a quiet neck of the woods that has lots of small residential areas mixed in with lush woodlands. The result is an area where senior residents feel neither crowded nor...

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  • Ingleside at Rock Creek

    Ingleside at Rock Creek

    3050 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (7)
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    With more than a century of service and sophistication, Ingleside at Rock Creek is the preferred address for Washington, D.C. retirement. There’s no setting quite like ours: 14 acres of wooded paths and flourishing gardens, bordering Rock Creek Park. In an elite Northwest Washington, D.C....

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Fairfax, Virginia

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is a residential community which administers supervision, care, and support to healthy seniors who do not need skilled nursing support. The services provided often include aid with the activities of daily life. Residents may be kept under observation and evaluation. In select situations, facilities may provide nursing care, "aging in place", or dementia care. The state of Virginia has a number of provisions associated with this kind of facility. The Virginia Department of Social Services certifies this type of facility. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include three nutritious meals must be provided each day, bedtime and between meal snacks must be available, and Periodic oversight of special diets by a dietitian or nutritionist. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include periodic health care and oversight through a licensed health care professional--, Meet the service plan objectives, Promote the resident’s involvement with appropriate community resources, and Provide protection, guidance, and supervision. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include The facility must have a medication management plan that is reviewed and approved by the Department., a licensed health care professional must annually review all residents’ medications, and Residents may self-administer medications if they are capable. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as develop a care plan with the input of the resident, family, direct care staff, case manager, and health care providers, as relevant and Initial comprehensive assessment . Staff members receive training in a variety of areas. These areas include hand-washing techniques, standard precautions, and infection risk reduction behavior, reporting requirments, Specific duties and requirements of their positions, and emergency and disaster plans, including those for evacuating residents.. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) waiver program--Virginia Alzheimer’s Assisted Living.There is a maximum occupancy of 2 residents per room. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air temperature, humidity, and air quality of a destination can have a significant impact on the well-being of your loved one. In the summertime, the air temperature in Fairfax is about 76°F. The summer high rises to about 90°F in July. The lowest summer temperature drops to around 61°F during the month of June. In winter, the average temperature in Fairfax sinks to around 37°F. The highest winter temperature will rise to around 50°F during the month of December. The lowest winter temperature will rise to roughly 24 °F in the month of January. Monthly, Fairfax receives approximately 4 inches of precipitation. The most rain normally occurs in May with an average of 6 inches during the month. Fairfax experiences an average of 21.50 inches of snow per year. The average air quality index rating in Fairfax is about 42.6. 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 highest during the month of July at around 51.6. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. On average, the humidity level for Fairfax is around 70%. Humidity levels peak in the month of August at approximately 76%. Fairfax has a humid subtropical type of climate.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a motivating factor in determining what destination works for your family. Fairfax has a grocery price index of 105.3 and a cost-of-living index of around 169.1. Index ratings are based on a spectrum where 100 is considered the national average and anything over 100 is costlier than the average amount. The sales tax in Fairfax is 5.30%.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, primarily those with chronic disease or those needing long-term treatment, access to medical facilities is a key component when choosing what type of care is best for them. In total, there is one hospital located in Fairfax which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Fairfax include Inova Fair Oaks Hospital.

Demographics and Values

During the previous presidential election, 7.0% voted for a third party candidate, 28.6% voted Republican, and 64.4% voted Democrat in Fairfax county. Based on gender, 50.7% are female and 49.3% are male. In Fairfax, 26.7% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.8% are over the age of 60, 5.4% are over the age of 70, and 3.7% are over the age of 80. The median age of Fairfax is 39 years old. In terms of crime, Fairfax has 15.2 property crimes per 1000 residents and 1.4 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Of the population of Fairfax 56.9% have a college degree, 14.0% have a high-school diploma, and 27.4% have a graduate degree. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Fairfax, out of the total population 2.8% practice Judaism, 0.7% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.0% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Fairfax 20.2% practice Catholicism, 11.8% practice another Christian faith, and 4.6% are Methodists. In Fairfax, 57.0% are nonbelievers. Demographically, Fairfax is 5.0% other or not specified, 0.2% Native American, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 16.9% Hispanic, 16.0% Asian, 5.5% mixed race, 4.9% black, and 68.3% white. The total population of Fairfax consists of 24,097 people. Fairfax has a population density of 1,490 people per square mile. The current population of Fairfax is growing at a rate of 0.017%. In Fairfax, 4.9% consider themselves widows, 7.8% live in poverty, 70.7% participate in the labor force, and 6.8% have some form of disability. In Fairfax, 8.4% of the people are veterans. Fairfax is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community.

State Information

An overview of Virginia

Based on natural beauty, Virginia ranks 18th in the nation. In terms of resources, Virginia has a cost of living index of 102.0, a grocery index rating of 96.1, and a housing index rating of 108.0. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. There are 147 general hospitals and 98 health centers that provide care for 8,570,488 Virginia residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Virginia are Central Health Inc., Inova Loudon Hospital, and Inova Fairfax Hospital. Overall, Virginia ranks 7th out of all states in quality of life and 18th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 44% of Virginia residents voted Republican and 50% voted Democrat. The state of Virginia ranks 12th in the country for diversity. Forty-four percent of Virginia residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 10,088 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-30%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-12%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Virginia there are 519 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 38 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, Virginia has an air quality index rating of around 31.6 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 40.4 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of September at around 6.34 inches. On average, the state receives 3.65 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 74°F. The average high summer temperature is around 91°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 52°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Virginia drops to around 37°F. The average high winter temperature is around 55°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 17°F in the month of January. While residents of Virginia mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Virginia can include hurricanes, floods, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Virginia

The state of Virginia has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Persimmon, Mountain Laurel, Basswood, and Oak. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Groundhog, the Black Bears, the Gray And Red Foxes, or the Mink. The state animal of Virginia is the The Bat.