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Senior housing types near Bellingham, WA

  • Arcadia Adult Family Home, LLC.

    Arcadia Adult Family Home, LLC.

    910 38th Street, Bellingham, WA 98229
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    Welcome to Arcadia Home - a beautiful and a special residence where seniors are treated with love, dignity and respect they deserve. We are family owned and operated business. We offer : A safe and clean living environment, 24-hour personalized care, homemade meals, hands and foot clinics,...

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  • Spring Creek by Bonaventure

    Spring Creek by Bonaventure

    223 East Bakerview Road, Bellingham, WA 98226
    (19)
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    Looking for an exceptional senior living community? Well, you’ve found it. When you combine an exceptional lifestyle, ready-made friends and outstanding service, the result is what we call Retirement Perfected™ Welcome to Bonaventure Retirement, Assisted Living & Memory Care Community Life is good...

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  • Brookdale Fairhaven

    Brookdale Fairhaven

    2600 Old Fairhaven Parkway, Bellingham, WA 98225
    (3)
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    Not All Assisted Living Is Created Equal For those looking for exceptional senior living in the Great Northwest, you need look no farther. Your future favorite senior living community provides assisted living for seniors in historic Bellingham, known for its vibrant art scene, historic waterfront...

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  • Cordata Court

    Cordata Court

    4415 Columbine Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226
    (14)
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    Cordata Court offers independent senior living, assisted living and memory care services in a luxury setting in the beautiful Bellingham, Washington area. Our campus is ideally located to take advantage of mountain views, nearby recreation in both Washington and Canada as well as many local...

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  • Rosewood Villa

    702 32nd St, Bellingham, WA 98225
    (1)
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  • Louisa Place

    Louisa Place

    2240 Main St., Ferndale, WA 98248
    (19)
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    Louisa Place is a small assisted living community with a big heart. At the core of our community is our wonderful staff who will go out of the way to meet the needs and wishes of each resident. We are located in the small town of Ferndale, Washington, just eight miles north of Bellingham. We are one...

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  • Peaceful Villa Adult Family Home

    Peaceful Villa Adult Family Home

    1257 Lattimore Road, Ferndale, WA 98248
    (2)
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    Peaceful Villa Adult Family Home is Bonded and Licensed by the State of Washington Department of Social and Health Services. Surrounded by beautiful trees, flowers and birds. Bright and sunny rooms with large french-paned windows, tastefully decorated overlooking the serene, park-like setting. Adult...

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  • Vineyard Haven Adult Family Home

    Vineyard Haven Adult Family Home

    8285 Custer School Road, Custer, WA 98240
    (1)
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    Vinyard Haven Adult Family Home is Bonded and licensed by the  State of Washington Department of Social Health and Services.   A quiet and country setting, home like environment , all private rooms, and affordable living for your loved ones. Providers have 15 years of combined caregiving...

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  • Where the Heart is

    Where the Heart is

    410 S Norris St, Burlington, WA 98233
    (20)
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    Where the Heart is has been designed as four assisted-living neighborhoods within one building. Each community has three distinct living areas. A living room for visiting, television viewing or just relaxing, a dining room where three meals are served each day where unlimited beverages are always...

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  • Creekside Continuing Care Community

    Creekside Continuing Care Community

    400 Gilkey Rd., Burlington, WA 98233
    (13)
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    We are pleased to introduce to you Creekside, a Cascades Senior Living Continuing Care community that offers independent retirement living, assisted living and memory care residents the distinction of living well. Located in the heart of scenic Skagit Valley, our community offers a relaxed and...

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  • The Village Langley

    The Village Langley

    3920 198th St., Langley, BC V3A 1C8
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    The Village model enables a safe and enriched-living community for persons living with dementia and cognitive impairment. Our community model affords a continuum of care to support people throughout the course of their personal journey including assisted living, full and end of life care. More...

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  • The Bridge at Mount Vernon

    The Bridge at Mount Vernon

    301 South LaVenture Rd, Mount Vernon, WA 98274
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    The Bridge at Mount Vernon, Washington, provides an enriching retirement to seniors looking for an active assisted living community to make their home. Offering a variety of resort-style services and amenities, The Bridge at Mount Vernon works to ensure each resident receives the support and care...

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  • Westminster House

    Westminster House

    1653 140th St, Surrey, BC V4A 4H1
    (10)
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    The Westminster House assisted living is located in the culturally diverse city of Surrey in British Columbia. Known as the 'City of Parks,' Surrey is comprised of over 6,000 acres of green vegetation and forests. From the arts and cultural museums to the numerous shops and restaurants, you will...

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  • Summer Hill

    Summer Hill

    165 SW 6th Avenue, Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (8)
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    Summer Hill is a beautiful assisted living facility with 24 hour staff who encourage and promote your independence. Located on Whidbey Island in the heart of Oak Harbor, we are within walking distance of churches, pharmacies and shopping plazas. Summer Hill offers an extensive activity calendar and...

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  • Regency on Whidbey

    Regency on Whidbey

    1040 SW Kimball Drive, Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (11)
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    Regency on Whidbey's assisted living options offer personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in a professionally managed, carefully designed, retirement community setting. It's the perfect alternative for seniors who can no longer live on their own at home, yet don't need...

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  • Brookdale Stanwood

    Brookdale Stanwood

    7212 265th Street Northwest, Stanwood, WA 98292
    (13)
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    It's time to start enjoying the carefree lifestyle you deserve and at our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Stanwood, Wash., each new day opens up a whole realm of possibilities. All you need to do is choose. From independent living and assisted living to memory care, the transition...

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  • Olympic Place Retirement and Assisted Living

    Olympic Place Retirement and Assisted Living

    20909 Olympic Place 55+, Arlington, WA 98223
    (10)
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    Looking for an exceptional senior living community? Well, you’ve found it. When you combine an exceptional lifestyle, ready-made friends and outstanding service, the result is what we call Retirement Perfected™ Welcome to Bonaventure Retirement and Assisted Living. Life is good here in our community...

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  • Cascade Valley

    Cascade Valley

    8400 207th Place NE, Arlington, WA 98223
    (17)
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    The Pacific Northwest city of Arlington provides an ideal environment for residents of Cascade Valley assisted living community. Arlington offers rural, small town charm and an easy pace of life, yet is within convenient distance to metropolitan areas for those who appreciate having access to urban...

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  • Emerald Cottage Adult Family Home

    Emerald Cottage Adult Family Home

    17324 81st Dr NE, Arlington, WA 98223
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    WELCOME TO EMERALD COTTAGE AFH, LLC.  WE FOCUS ON PROVIDING INDIVIDUALIZED AND QUALITY CARE TO MEET THE UNIQUE NEEDS OF EACH RESIDENT.  EMERALD COTTAGE OFFERS THEM THE ABILITY TO LIVE A DIGNIFIED AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLE WHILE IN A VERY HOME-LIKE SETTING.  WE DELIVER CARE IN A...

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  • Weinberg Residence

    Weinberg Residence

    5650 Osler Street, Vancouver, BC V6M 2W9
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    Welcome home to the Weinberg Residence We are a private boutique residence for seniors who wish to remain connected to their community, surrounded by caring people who share their culture and respect their individuality. The Weinberg Residence contains 40 Assisted Living suites and 20 Multi-Level...

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  • Opal by Element

    Opal by Element

    438 W King Edward Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Y 0M5
    (2)
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    OPAL by element is expected to be completed in Summer 2018. Sales and leasing will begin in late summer of 2016 at City Square, at the corner of Cambie and West 12th Avenue. The residence's site is located on West King Edward, spanning the block between Yukon and Cambie. In front is a bus station,...

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  • Victoria Place

    Victoria Place

    491 Discovery Rd, Port Townsend, WA 98368
    (9)
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    Victoria Place is a place like no other. Our caring staff will give your loved one the time, attention and care they need to thrive in a comfortable home like setting. We are located in the quaint town of Port Townsend, Washington, just two miles from Puget Sound. Downtown Port Townsend is a...

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  • Chalmers Lodge

    Chalmers Lodge

    1450 W 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6H 1M9
    (4)
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    An Introduction to Chalmers Lodge Chalmers Lodge, assisted living for seniors, is located in the heart of vibrant South Granville. The Lodge has been an important part of the fabric of the area since 1970. As a not for profit society, the Chalmers Foundation offers an affordable option for quality...

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  • Avamere at Port Townsend

    Avamere at Port Townsend

    1201 Hancock St, Port Townsend, WA 98368
    (8)
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    Avamere at Port Townsend is located in Port Townsend, WA , near shopping and public transportation. Our community includes a three story building in a quiet setting with outdoor decks and patios, and a large spacious dining room. Call for information about Avamere at Port Townsend and reserve your...

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  • The Gardens at Marysville

    The Gardens at Marysville

    9802 48th Dr NE, Marysville, WA 98270
    (14)
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    At The Gardens at Marysville, our exceptional staff, engaging activities, and active social life make our residents happy to call our community home. The Gardens at Marysville is an assisted living community located in the wooded area of Marysville, Washington. Our community is surrounded by natural...

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  • Maple Park Adult Family Home

    319 South Park Street, Lynden, WA 98264
    (1)
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    Maple Park Adult Family Home is a senior care home that is located in the historical city of Lynden, WA and in Whatcom county. Lynden is named after the Nooksak Indian Village and was historically founded by Holden and Phoebe Judson. The serene Nooksak River runs throughout the southern part of the...

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  • Mountain Glen

    1810 E Division St, Mount Vernon, WA 98274
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    Mountain Glen Retirement Center is located in the heart of Skagit Valley and has successfully blended the elements of the Northwest to ensure a comfortable, secure and independent way of life. Our philosophy is to inspire creative, healthy, and active lifestyles to enrich the minds and bodies of...

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  • Brookdale House

    Brookdale House

    30961 Brookdale Ct, Abbotsford, BC V2T 5S3
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  • Angels Senior Home

    21 Henry Moody Road, Brampton, ON L7A 5A8
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  • Courtyard Gardens

    7051 Moffatt Road, Richmond, BC V6Y 3W2
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  • Marysville Senior Care

    9925 48th Dr NE, Marysville, WA 98270
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Bellingham, Washington

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities provide coordinated social interaction and apartment style housing as well as individualized assistance. The services offered often involve aid with the activities of daily life. Residents may be kept under supervision and evaluation. In certain situations, communities may offer "aging in place", nursing, or dementia care. In Washington, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $66,000 . The state of Washington has specific standards related to this type of community. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), Aging and Long-Term Support Administration (Department) licenses this type of community. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include practitioner, nourishing and palatable meals adjusted to meet individual preferences to the extent reasonably possible, not exceeding more than 14 hours between the evening meal and breakfast , and a minimum of three meals a day at regular intervals. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. In total, there can be no more than 2 residents to a room. 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 activities and service preferences, preferences regarding other issues important to the resident applicant, significant known behaviors or symptoms that may cause concern or require special care, and level of personal care needs. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include basic personal care services, general responsibility for each resident, assistance with ADLs, and communities choose to provide certain health support services. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include resident self-administration of medication, medication administration, and medication administration provided through nurse delegation. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver program--Community Options Program Entry System (COPES). Staff are required to obtain education in a number of subjects. These include: orientation (2 hours), HIV/AIDS, safety training (3 hours), and nurse delegation and core diabetes.

Cost of Living

The community where a senior care community is based can have a large effect on the overall price. The overall cost of living can be a major factor when determining which care option is best for your loved one's needs. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Bellingham is $1,217 and the median value for a home for Bellingham is $327,966. The rent burden for Bellingham is about 20.0% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Bellingham, 6.4% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Bellingham, 4.4% are widowed, 7.0% do not have health insurance, 21.6% live in poverty, and 64.3% participate in the labor force. Based on gender, 50.4% are female and 49.6% are male. The median age of Bellingham is 31 years old. Bellingham has a population density of 1,241 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Bellingham is 8.3% Hispanic, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.5% black, 1.6% Native American, 2.7% other or not specified, 6.2% Asian, 5.2% mixed race, and 82.6% white. Of the population of Bellingham 15.5% have a graduate degree, 43.0% have a college degree, and 19.3% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of Washington

The natural beauty of Washington is ranked 14th in the nation. There are 104 general hospitals and 216 health centers that provide care for 7,647,384 Washington residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Providence St Mary Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Multicare Valley Hospital. Overall, Washington ranks 1st in quality of life and 4th in healthcare compared to other US states. The state of Washington has a cost of living index of 109.5 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 107.8 and a housing index rating of 117.8.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 53% of Washington residents voted Democrat and 37% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 38 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. In Washington, 30% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 6,114 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-25%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Washington there are 291 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Washington ranks 19th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 88% in the month of December. During the winter, the average temperature in Washington drops to around 35F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 14F during the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. The average high summer temperature is around 92F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 40F in the month of June. On average, Washington has an air quality index rating of around 32.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 77.2 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Washington is around 3.15 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 18.94 inches. While residents of Washington mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Washington can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Washington

The state of Washington has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Vine Maple, Douglas Maple, Nootka Rose, and Quaking Aspen. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Coho (Silver) Salmon, the Roosevelt Elk, the Pink (Humpback) Salmon, or the Chestnut-backed Chickadee. The state animal of Washington is the Olympic Marmot.

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