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Senior housing types near Portsmouth, VA

  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Churchland House

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Churchland House

    4916 W Norfolk Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (9)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Recently celebrating our 20th year anniversary, Commonwealth Senior Living at Churchland House has been a premier assisted living provider throughout the Hampton Roads area. Located in a neighborhood community of Portsmouth Virginia the community is conveniently located to shopping, community...

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  • Province Place of Maryview

    One Bon Secours Way, Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (8)
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    Province Place was designed to function much like your own home. Residents select a one or two bedroom suite, each with its own private bathroom and kitchenette. Groups of suites nestled together in neighborhoods share a cozy living room, family room, dining room, enclosed courtyard and screened-in...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at the Ballentine

    Commonwealth Senior Living at the Ballentine

    7211 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23505
    (19)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Commonwealth Senior Living at the Ballentine, established in 1896, is a licensed assisted living community located in The Words Corner area of Norfolk. Living at Commonwealth Senior Living at the Ballentine is very much like renting a home anywhere and does not require a long term financial...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Leigh Hall

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Leigh Hall

    890 Poplar Hall Dr, Norfolk, VA 23502
    (15)
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    Located in Norfolk, VA very close to I-64,Commonwealth Senior Living at Leigh Hall is on the boarder of VA Beach and Chesapeake as well. We are centrally located to many city amenities, including public transportation, ample shopping and restaurants, Sentara Leigh Hospital and many doctors' offices....

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  • Dominion Village at Chesapeake

    Dominion Village at Chesapeake

    2856 Forehand Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23323
    (17)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Dominion Village of Chesapeake, a Five Star Senior Living community! Located in the heart of Deep Creek and easily accessible to all major thoroughfares, we have created a small neighborhood where staff have the unique opportunity to develop relationships with each resident and family. We...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Georgian Manor

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Georgian Manor

    651 River Walk Pkwy, Chesapeake, VA 23320
    (25)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Georgian Manor - Located in the refined and beautiful River Walk community of Chesapeake, Georgian Manor is situated within 10 miles of Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, and its many adjacent medical offices. Georgian Manor is also convenient to the Battlefield...

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  • Chesapeake Place

    Chesapeake Place

    1508 Volvo Pkwy, Chesapeake, VA 23320
    (31)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Escape to Chesapeake Place and discover a community where residents come first and their needs are met 24 hours a day. We offer Assisted Living and Memory Care services in Chesapeake, Virginia, and our talented staff members create an atmosphere of professionalism and comfort as they help residents...

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  • The Gardens of Virginia Beach

    The Gardens of Virginia Beach

    5620 Wesleyan Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23455
    (38)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Gardens of Virginia Beach provides assisted living 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 Short Stay Program for seniors who need short-term care may also be available....

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  • The Waterford at Virginia Beach

    The Waterford at Virginia Beach

    5417 Wesleyan Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23455
    (26)
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    Welcome Home to The Waterford at Virginia Beach! We offer more than just a place to live, with our warm atmosphere and our caring staff, you will become part of our family. We offer multiple choice of meals to suite your culinary taste. Like to go to the theater? So do we, our bus can take you, or...

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  • Bickford of Suffolk

    Bickford of Suffolk

    6860 Harbour View Blvd, Suffolk, VA 23435
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage. As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings. The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs and nothing...

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  • Harmony at Harbour View

    Harmony at Harbour View

    5871 Harbour View Blvd, Suffolk, VA 23435
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Crossings at Harbour View is a new Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community found in the Suffolk, Virginia market. This community is surrounded by expert services of orthopedists, cardiovascular physicians, cancer care, medical offices and emergency care. It is also directly...

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  • Bay Lake Community

    Bay Lake Community

    4225 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23455
    (17)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Bay Lake Community, located in Virginia Beach, 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 providing exceptional care...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at King's Grant House

    Commonwealth Senior Living at King's Grant House

    440 North Lynnhaven Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23452
    (31)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Commonwealth Senior Living at King's Grant House is an assisted living community located in gorgeous Virginia Beach, Virginia. Our community is surrounded by tall trees and flowers along the streets. We are in a residential area and are proud to be a part of our cozy neighborhood. Virginia Beach is...

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  • First Colonial Inn

    First Colonial Inn

    845 First Colonial Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23451
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Surround yourself with caring people and good times at First Colonial Inn. Our spacious apartments, furnished and decorated with your personal belongings, make you feel at home from the day you move in. Plus, you have all the conveniences of an active retirement community. Delicious meals prepared...

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  • Atria Virginia Beach

    Atria Virginia Beach

    1628 Old Donation Parkway, Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (33)
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    Located in the heart of Virginia Beach—one of America's premier resort towns—Atria Virginia Beach is a welcoming community with all the comforts of home. Stay active through a diverse social calendar that includes exercise classes, book discussions and educational seminars. Atria Virginia Beach is...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Hampton

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Hampton

    1030 Topping Ln, Hampton, VA 23666
    (23)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Commonwealth Assisted Living at Hampton, you'll find a welcoming, modern senior community located just minutes from everything there is to do in Hampton, Virginia. We're close to Hampton Town Center, which means restaurants and shops are only a few minutes away and also near Sentara Careplex...

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  • Concordia Assisted Living - Nansemond Commons

    Concordia Assisted Living - Nansemond Commons

    200 W Constance Rd, Suffolk, VA 23434
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Concordia Assisted Living Residences, our care commitment is demonstrated on a daily basis by our staff. They take a focused, multidisciplinary approach to the treatment of our residents and they support and educate the family members and loved ones of the residents we serve.

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  • The Hidenwood Community

    The Hidenwood Community

    50 Wellesley Dr, Newport News, VA 23606
    (32)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Hidenwood Community, located in Newport News, 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 providing exceptional...

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  • Dominion Village at Poquoson

    Dominion Village at Poquoson

    531 Wythe Creek Road, Poquoson, VA 23662
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Dominion Village of Poquoson, a Five Star Senior Living community! We have created a small neighborhood where staff have the unique opportunity to develop relationships with each resident and family. We foster independence in a happy environment and strive to create a home-like setting,...

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  • Morningside of Newport News

    Morningside of Newport News

    655 Denbigh Boulevard, Newport News, VA 23608
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Independence and Peace of Mind are important to us and encouraged by Morningside's features and services. Morningside's Levels of Care Program ensures that residents receive the care they need and pay only for the services they require. This allows residents to remain within the community as their...

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  • The Huntington @ The Newport

    11143 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News, VA 23601
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Huntington at The Newport is located in picturesque Newport News, Virginia. The town enjoys the waterfront life on James River and is only minutes from the Atlantic Ocean. The Huntington is the height of luxury assisted living. Residents can choose from semi-private, studio, one and two bedroom...

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  • Harmony at Oakbrooke

    Harmony at Oakbrooke

    301 Clearfield Avenue, Chesapeake, VA 23320
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  • Harmony at Independence

    Harmony at Independence

    2077 S Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23453
    (17)
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  • Bickford of Virginia Beach

    Bickford of Virginia Beach

    2629 Princess Anne Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23456
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  • Golden Years Assisted Living

    Golden Years Assisted Living

    40 Hunt Club Blvd, Hampton, VA 23666
    (3)
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  • Harmony on the Peninsula

    Harmony on the Peninsula

    3540 Victory Boulevard, Yorktown, VA 23693
    (3)
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  • Warwick Forest

    1004 Old Denbigh Blvd, Newport News, VA 23608
    (6)
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Portsmouth, Virginia

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is a residential community which offers supervision, assistance, and care to independent individuals who are not in need of skilled nursing care. Assisted living facilities commonly provide support with the activities of daily life, help with appointments and transportation, and chances for leisurely activity. In some cases, facilities may offer hospice, "aging in place", or Alzheimer's care. The state of Virginia has a number of stipulations associated with this type of facility. The Virginia Department of Social Services regulates this facility type. Staff are required to obtain education in a variety of areas. These areas include Specific duties and requirements of their positions, hand-washing techniques, standard precautions, and infection risk reduction behavior, emergency and disaster plans, including those for evacuating residents., and first-aid and cpr training. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include three nutritious meals must be provided each day, Periodic oversight of special diets by a dietitian or nutritionist, and bedtime and between meal snacks must be available. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. The maximum occupancy is 2 residents per room. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include Promote a sense of security and self-worth, 24-hour supervision, Promote the resident’s involvement with appropriate community resources, and Monitoring the facility’s medication management plan and infection control plans. 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., Residents may self-administer medications if they are capable, and Medications may be administered by licensed individuals or by medication aides . Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to make sure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as Initial comprehensive assessment and develop a care plan with the input of the resident, family, direct care staff, case manager, and health care providers, as relevant. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) waiver program--Virginia Alzheimer’s Assisted Living.

Demographics and Values

In Portsmouth, 16.4% of the population are veterans. Out of the total city population, 51.8% are female and 48.2% are male. The median age of Portsmouth is 35 years old. Out of the total population of Portsmouth, 12.1% do not have health insurance, 17.7% live in poverty, 7.1% consider themselves widows, and 14.5% have some form of disability. In terms of education, 7.6% have a graduate degree, 21.9% have a college degree, and 29.3% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Portsmouth is 52.6% black, 3.6% mixed race, 40.4% white, 0.4% Native American, 1.6% other or not specified, 4.1% Hispanic, 1.3% Asian, and 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Portsmouth has a population density of 1,096 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Portsmouth consists of 94,572 people.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is affected by the community where it is located. Per month, the median price of rent in Portsmouth is $1,242 and the median value of a home in Portsmouth is about $169,456. The rent burden for Portsmouth is about 23.1% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Virginia

Residents of Virginia enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 18th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Virginia citizen is ranked 7th nation-wide. Additionally, Virginia is ranked 18th by standards of healthcare. There are 147 general hospitals and 98 health centers that provide care for 8,570,488 Virginia residents. Central Health Inc., Inova Loudon Hospital, and Inova Fairfax Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The state of Virginia has a cost of living index of 102.0 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 96.1 and a housing index rating of 108.0.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 38 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Virginia ranks 12th in the country for diversity. In Virginia, 44% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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. In the last presidential election 50% of Virginia residents voted Democrat and 44% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

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. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 17°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 74°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 52°F in the month of June. Virginia experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. The average air quality index rating in Virginia is 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 monthly precipitation for the state of Virginia is around 3.65 inches. The most precipitation occurs in September with an average of 6.34 inches of precipitation a month. 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 Diverse Azaleas, Basswood, Persimmon, and Mountain Laurel. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Gray And Red Foxes, the Snowshoe Hare, the Black Bears, or the Mink. The state animal of Virginia is the The Bat.