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Senior housing types near University Place, WA

  • Woodland Adult Family Home

    Woodland Adult Family Home

    3621 Oas Dr W, University Place, WA 98466
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    Providing quality residential home care for adults experiencing disability and needing 24 hour home care. Adult Family Home living allows intensive support and one-on-one care in a home atmosphere. Our creative approach allows us to provide the best care possible, even for the most challenging needs...

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  • Bridgeport Place

    Bridgeport Place

    5250 Bridgeport Way W, University Place, WA 98467
    (5)
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    A comfortable, carefree lifestyle awaits you at Bridgeport Place. Your neighbors are seniors like yourself who want to maintain their lifestyle of active choice, free from worries about handling everyday tasks. Living at Bridgeport Place means you have the time to enjoy old friends and new, visit...

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  • 1st Legacy Senior Care Home LLC

    1st Legacy Senior Care Home LLC

    4524 78th Ave Ct W, University Place, WA 98466
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  • The Village Senior Living

    The Village Senior Living

    4707 South Orchard Street, Tacoma, WA 98466
    (7)
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    The Village Senior Living offers expansive common areas, large apartments and an array of services & amenities for independent living, assisted living and memory care. Our community is four stories with apartments on the first three floors dedicated to assisted living and personal care services in...

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  • Brookdale Allenmore

    Brookdale Allenmore

    3615 South 23rd Street, Tacoma, WA 98405
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    A Little Assistance. A Lot of Life. You deserve to upgrade your senior living, and this is a great place to do it. Our community is located in the beautiful city of Tacoma, surrounded by all the conveniences of shopping, fine dining, medical services and nearby entertainment. Our award-winning...

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  • Bethel Home 3

    9113 Onyx Drive SW, Lakewood, WA 98498
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    BETHEL HOME 3 AFH owned by Lucila Escobido (RN/Provider) and Architon Escobido (CNA/NAR). This facility is specialized in Elderly Care, Dementia, and Hospice. Experience the comfort of living in a Christian Home, Professional, Reliable. Allow us to make a difference in your life and loveones.

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  • Angel's Lighthouse AFH

    Angel's Lighthouse AFH

    9808 Onyx Drive SW, Lakewood, WA 98498
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    We believe that every day is a new day with new possibilities. At Angels' Lighthouse AFH, We provide professional and compassionate 24-hour in-home care for senior citizens, located in Oakbrook at Lakewood, Washington- close to Steilacoom, Tacoma, and many other parts of Pierce County. We are also...

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  • Gloria?s House Adult Family Home

    Gloria?s House Adult Family Home

    916 S Puget Sound Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405
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    Gloria's House is an active community of older adults located near the 6th Avenue District in Tacoma. Residents live in a caring home that offers them the freedom of independent living and quality supportive assisted living services when they need them. Our exceptionally caring and dedicated staff...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Tacoma

    Merrill Gardens at Tacoma

    7290 Rosemont Circle, Tacoma, WA 98405
    (24)
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    Merrill Gardens at Tacoma is located in the University Place area, near Sunset Terrace Park. Enjoy a variety of services, shopping and restaurants. The residence offers a popular Active Living? Wellness Program and excellent memory care programs. MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital, Group Health...

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  • Golden Age Adult Family Home

    Golden Age Adult Family Home

    4515 North Bristol, Tacoma, WA 98407
    (1)
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    We provide high quality care in health, happiness and compassion for seniors in their Golden age years. We are located in beautiful North Tacoma in a residential care home. Where residents are safe, comfortable and have security in a quiet neighborhood. We also service in all levels of care but...

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  • Crested Crane Adult Family Home

    Crested Crane Adult Family Home

    7715 Bernese Road SW, Lakewood, WA 98498
    (2)
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    Crested Crane Adult Family Home is a beautiful, private home with a park like feel. It is located in a desirable neighborhood in Lakewood WA, just of Gravelly Lake Drive, about a mile from the town center and a few meters from the bus line.

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  • Cascade Park Vista

    Cascade Park Vista

    242 St Helens Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402
    (2)
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    We are pleased you are considering Cascade Park Vista as your new home. Whether you need care for a loved one, or for yourself, Cascade Park Vistais the perfect choice! Making the transition to a new living situation isn't always easy, but the rewards can be great. Cascade Park Vista is dedicated...

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  • Bethany AFH

    Bethany AFH

    1210 129th St. S, Tacoma, WA 98444
    (1)
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    Welcome to the 'Bethany' You always want the very special care for your loved one. We're proud to offer and alternative for those who no longer can live independently. And our warm loving home atmosphere each of our residents gets the personalized care, respect and attention they need. All of them...

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  • The Lodge at Mallard's Landing

    The Lodge at Mallard's Landing

    7083 Wagner Way, Gig Harbor, WA 98335
    (5)
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    Indulge in All We Have to Offer… Nestled in between the mountains and waterways of beautiful Gig Harbor, the scenery enveloping The Lodge at Mallard’s Landing is exceptional. But as amazing as the scenery is outside the doors of our community, we think the best we have to offer lies within....

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  • BETA AFH

    6721 44th Ave E., Tacoma, WA 98443
    (1)
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    The decision to place a loved one in a long-term care facility can be a difficult and trying time. We at Beta Adult Family Home understand that this is one of the hardest choices a family has to make and that is why our mission is to provide an excellent, safe, pleasant and peaceful home with...

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  • Penrose Harbor at Heron's Key

    Penrose Harbor at Heron's Key

    4340 Borgen Boulevard, Gig Harbor, WA 98332
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    Penrose Harbor is part of the Continuing Care Retirement Community Heron's Key. Modeled after our parent Emerald Heights in Redmond, Penrose Harbor has been open since 2017 in the lovely city of Gig Harbor. We specialize in all stages and levels of senior care, from independent, assisted, and memory...

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  • Harbor View Adult Family Home

    Harbor View Adult Family Home

    5401 Norpoint Way NE, Tacoma, WA 98422
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    Since childhood our hearts were very close to elder people. Every weekend at the church we have visited and took care of them. After years we decide to do something more meaningful and helpful. Few years ago we bought this house and put a lot of energy and time to create a beautiful home. The house...

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  • Villa Vecchio at Dash Point

    Villa Vecchio at Dash Point

    2405 Birch St NE, Tacoma, WA 98422
    (3)
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    It is important that bodies and our minds remain active. Our goal is to help residents enjoy living each and every day. We encourage all residents to live life to its fullest in our home. Villa Vecchio is a home where your loved one comes to live! Bright and open spaces are critical to good mental...

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  • Caring Abode

    Caring Abode

    33719 32nd Ave SW, Federal Way, WA 98023
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    Caring Abode Adult Family Home offers the best of two worlds- 7-day/24-hour Assisted Living and Compassionate Care.  We provide daily activities for today's active seniors to maintain a consistent quality of life. Caring Abode Adult Family Home provides a clean, caring home for your loved one,...

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  • Just Like Home AFH

    Just Like Home AFH

    31420 41 Ave SW, Federal Way, WA 98023
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    Just Like Home' is an adult, assisted living facility, as well as an adult day care facility. Our staff is highly trained and dedicated to provide the highest level of care in a non-institutional, family oriented environment. We offer a comfortable, safe and relaxed atmosphere, while tailoring our...

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  • Pine Woods Adult Family Home

    Pine Woods Adult Family Home

    2526 SW 323rd St, Federal Way, WA 98023
    (1)
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    Quiet, serene lakefront featuring view rooms. All bedrooms have a huge walk-in closets, along with cable outlets and telephone jacks. Home is light and bright and tastefully decorated…….very nice! Wonderful patio on lake side with lush landscaping and vivid flowers! Handicapped access, call pendants...

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  • Patriots Landing

    Patriots Landing

    1600 Marshall Circle, DuPont, WA 98327
    (21)
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    Outside the main entrance to Patriots Landing Retirement Community near Puget Sound, WA, fly the flags of the U.S. Army, the Air Force, The U.S. Navy, and the Marine Corps. In a nod to those who have served our county, Patriots Landing was initially designed exclusively for retired and former...

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  • All Saints Adult Family Home

    All Saints Adult Family Home

    2704 SW 314th Street, Federal Way, WA 98023
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    OUR HOME All saints Adult family home is located in an exclusive neighborhood off dash point road and 21st street. We are not christian affiliated home per our name. Our neighborhood is safe and quite without passing through traffic. We have a large outdoor deck with flowers and a vegetable garden....

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  • Meridian at Stone Creek

    Meridian at Stone Creek

    1111 S 376th St., Milton, WA 98354
    (55)
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    Why settle for ordinary when you can have extraordinary? Escape to The Meridian at Stone Creek and discover luxurious senior living in Milton, Washington. Journey beyond the predictable and uninspiring. Visit The Meridian at Stone Creek and truly appreciate all the possibilities that await right...

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  • Lakota Hills AFH

    Lakota Hills AFH

    30846 21st Ave SW, Federal Way, WA 98023
    (4)
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    Lakota Hills AFH is an adult family home located in Federal Way, Washington in King county. Residents of Lakota Hills AFH have access to a wide selection of services and activities, both within walking distance and within a reasonable car drive, depending on their needs. There is a shopping mall...

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  • Evergreen Park AFH - West Campus

    Evergreen Park AFH - West Campus

    32020 11 Ave SW, Federal Way, WA 98023
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    Evergreen Park AFH - West Campus is a senior care home located in Federal Way, WA. Spend one day exploring our beautiful Dash Point State Park, and you're sure to fall in love with Federal Way, WA. Enjoy the company of visiting family by packing a picnic to enjoy in the great outdoors, or walk the...

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  • New Day Senior Living

    New Day Senior Living

    31813 10th Place SW, Federal Way, WA 98023
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    New Day Senior Living is an assisted living community located in Federal Way, Washington, in King County. A safe and respectful community in a beautiful setting, New Day Senior Living is an excellent choice for your new home. Federal Way is a lovely city with friendly citizens and lots of different...

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  • Soundview Elder Care

    Soundview Elder Care

    2324 SW 300th St., Federal Way, WA 98023
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    Sound View is comfortable nested on Ventana cliff, in the city's exclusive Puget Sound area. The charm of the house blend with the perfect location, to create a unique, delightful and friendly feeling of being at home, as soon as you step in. We believe that our knowledge, respect and compassion...

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  • Brookdale Foundation House

    Brookdale Foundation House

    32290 1st Avenue South, Federal Way, WA 98003
    (36)
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    Exploring a Redefined Independence It’s time to declare independence from chores, household maintenance and the stress that often comes from living at home. Instead, our independent living and assisted living seniors live a life full of interesting things to do and interesting people to do them with...

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  • Assurecare Adult Home #2

    Assurecare Adult Home #2

    3105 192nd St E, Tacoma, WA 98446
    (2)
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    Joyful Living AFH provides a unique combination of housing, personalized supportive services and healthcare designed to meet the needs of older adults and those with developmental disability. Our goal is to help our residents live a joyful life to its fullest, while maintaining their Independence,...

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  • Esther AFH I

    Esther AFH I

    29810 4th Ave SW, Federal Way, WA 98023
    (1)
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    Our Mission is to create a nurturing place of order, love, happiness and choice'.> We provide continuing, long term, home atmosphere. We provide a clean, safe, quality home for your loved one. Our supportive family- style surroundings promote a comfortable and secure environment while...

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  • Evergreen Park AFH - Redondo

    Evergreen Park AFH - Redondo

    142 South 295th Place, Federal Way, WA 98003
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    Evergreen Park AFH -Redondo is a residential care home in Federal Way, Washington, in King County. This historic city offers both residents and visitors many activities to delight the senses. With its northwest border being Puget Sound, there are many picturesque beaches that are enjoyed for both...

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  • A Marine Hills Adult Family Home LLC

    A Marine Hills Adult Family Home LLC

    29845 6th Ave S, Federal Way, WA 98003
    (2)
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    At A Marine Hills Adult Family Home LLC we are an adult care facility that caters to Alzheimer's patients and will work with their loved ones in a family type environment. We offer many different memory care programs that are designed specifically for aging patients that are suffering from Alzheimer...

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  • Brookdale Federal Way

    Brookdale Federal Way

    31002 14th Avenue South, Federal Way, WA 98003
    (17)
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    Putting More Life Into Assisted Living We think your senior living should have more life in it. Our residents take advantage of assisted living services located in scenic Federal Way, Washington. Our campus is in a lovely, quiet neighborhood just off Pacific Highway South in downtown Federal Way....

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  • Brookdale Courtyard Puyallup

    Brookdale Courtyard Puyallup

    4610 6th Street Place Southeast, Puyallup, WA 98374
    (26)
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    Exceptional Senior Living? Building a great senior life requires a great backdrop. At our vibrant, welcoming community, you’ll find exceptional assisted living care in an environment with maximum home-sweet-home factor. That means fewer worries, more options for interesting things to do, and a huge...

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  • Country Living AFH

    Country Living AFH

    21514 47th Ave E., Spanaway, WA 98387
    (2)
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    We happily provide the    Following services: .  24-hour compassionate care .  Professional care by experienced, certified staff .  On call RN, LPN .  Non-smoking environment .  Clean and quiet .  Personally designed levels of quality, loving care . ...

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  • Silver Creek Retirement and Assisted Living

    Silver Creek Retirement and Assisted Living

    17607 91st Avenue East, Puyallup, WA 98375
    (24)
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    Silver Creek Retirement and Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in the city of Puyallup, Washington in the county of Pierce. Seniors in this community enjoy a huge wooded backyard where they can relax under the trees, greet the wildlife, or walk the trails for daily exercise. And...

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  • The Good Samaritan AFH

    31625 51st. Ave. S, Auburn, WA 98001
    (2)
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    It is a big spacious  house that is situated on more than an acre lot, surrounded by beautiful landscape, in West Hill Auburn. There is full access to the living room,kitchen and dining room. Nice covered patio. And lots more. Family visit is openly welcome.

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  • Adelina Home Care

    Adelina Home Care

    37526 51st Ave So, Auburn, WA 98001
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    Adelina Home Care is part of a charming, peaceful and quiet neighborhood in Auburn, Washington. We are a senior living community that transforms a potentially severe life change for seniors into a welcoming experience. Here at Adelina Home Care, we know our seniors love to stay active as much as...

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  • Angels Care AFH

    Angels Care AFH

    26035 14th Ave South, Des Moines, WA 98198
    (1)
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    Angels Care AFH  is located in beautiful Des Moines area at 26035 14th Avenue South, with easy access to Interstate 5 and Highway 99. We are within minutes away from Saltwater State Park, Des Moines Marina, Southcenter Westfield & Sea-Tac Shopping Malls, Federal Way, Kent, Burien,...

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  • Star Lake AFH

    Star Lake AFH

    3509 S 272nd St, Kent, WA 98032
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    Star Lake AFH is commited to provide a caring homelike environment, which focuses on the Resident's physical, social and safety needs and the enhancement of his/her quality of life. For our Resident's families we are commited to alleviating the stress and doubt that is always associated with moving...

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  • Franklin Place

    Franklin Place

    5713 Parker Rd., Sumner, WA 98390
    (25)
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    At Franklin Place, our caring and devoted staff work to make each resident feel like family. We are located in beautiful Sumner, Washington, just a short light rail ride south of Seattle. We are very close to downtown Sumner and about four miles west of Lake Tapps. Sumner is a wonderful place to...

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  • Glory AFH I

    5427 South 296th Street, Auburn, WA 98001
    (1)
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    The Better Place is a lovely warm private residence.  The Better Place is licensed by the Department of Social and Health Services of Washington.  Our staff  is carefully screened, licensed and trained.  We work very closely with family members and physicians to create an...

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  • Ginger Creek

    Ginger Creek

    5510 Mathias Road East, Graham, WA 98338
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    Ginger Creek Adult Family Home allows those with disabilities and special limitations to grow and enjoy the comforts of life, in a safe and pleasant environment fit to their needs. We give individualized care, tailored to meet personal needs. Ginger Creek is equipped with comfortable rooms, relaxing...

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  • Judson Park Retirement Community

    Judson Park Retirement Community

    23600 Marine View Dr S, Des Moines, WA 98198
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    It’s not just the million-dollar views of Puget Sound that have set us apart from other area senior living communities. Since the early 1960s, Judson Park has earned a reputation for quality, stability and leadership in Des Moines and the greater Seattle area. We meet the highest standards in senior...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Auburn

    Merrill Gardens at Auburn

    18 1st St SE, Auburn, WA 98002
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    We offer senior living in the heart of charming downtown Auburn, near the transit center and city hall. Enjoy living in the middle of downtown Auburn, close to a variety of stores, multiple restaurants, entertainment options and the Sounder train station. The community offers spacious private...

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  • Auburn AFH

    Auburn AFH

    2708 M Street Southeast, Auburn, WA 98002
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    We are a nicely sized Adult Family Home and we pride ourselves on our dedication to our Residents. Our goal is to make you happy and feel comfortable in our place and we go the extra mile to make sure your satisfied. The owners of the Home are also the caretakers and have many years experience in...

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  • Hope AFH

    Hope AFH

    1440 32nd St. SE, Auburn, WA 98002
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    HOPE ADULT FAMILY is licensed by the Department of Social Health and Services of Washington State. Providing quality care for the Elderly experienced and licensed specialized in Dementia ,Mental Health. Hope Adult Family located in a quite residential Cul-de-sac. Our spacious single-family home is...

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  • Sound TLC AFH

    Sound TLC AFH

    1720 S. 227th Pl, Des Moines, WA 98198
    (2)
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             Sound TLC enhances the quality of life of our residents by  providing variety of living choices and supporting them with services that meet their individual needs.         We are committed to provide...

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  • Angel Care Adult Family Home Services

    Angel Care Adult Family Home Services

    502 H Street NE, Auburn, WA 98002
    (3)
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    We at ANGEL CARE ADULT FAMILY HOME are always ready to serve, providing care and supervision to clients with Dementia, Mental Health & Developmental Disability. We work with every family to create an individualized care plan that supports each resident's needs and interests while giving them the...

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University Place, Washington

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer apartment style housing and social interaction as well as individual assistance. The types of service provided often include aid with ADLs. Inhabitants may be kept under observation and evaluation. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer nursing care, dementia care, or respite. In Washington, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $66,000 . Washington maintains specific regulations related to this kind of facility. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), Aging and Long-Term Support Administration (Department) licenses this facility type. The maximum occupancy is 2 residents per room. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include a minimum of three meals a day at regular intervals, practitioner, nourishing and palatable meals adjusted to meet individual preferences to the extent reasonably possible, and not exceeding more than 14 hours between the evening meal and breakfast . Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver program--Community Options Program Entry System (COPES). 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 activities and service preferences, level of personal care needs, mental illness, and an initial comprehensive exam including medical history . This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include residents must state whether they will receive medication assistance or medication administration services, medication administration provided through nurse delegation, and resident self-administration of medication. Staff members receive education in a number of fields. These include: safety training (3 hours), specialty training, nurse delegation and core diabetes, and continuing education. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with ADLs, facilities choose to provide certain health support services, basic personal care services, and promote each resident's health, safety, and well-being consistent with the resident negotiated care plan.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a facility is based will have a major impact on the price of care. The overall cost of living can be a motivating factor when determining which location is the best fit for your loved one's needs. The median home value in University Place is $319,834 and the median rent is $1,670 a month. The rent burden for University Place is about 21.1% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total city population, 48.5% are male and 51.5% are female. The median age of University Place is 37 years old. In University Place, 5.0% are widowed, 64.3% participate in the labor force, 5.7% do not have health insurance, and 11.3% live in poverty. Demographically, University Place is 9.2% mixed race, 8.0% Hispanic, 69.6% white, 8.0% black, 2.4% other or not specified, 0.3% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 9.9% Asian, and 0.6% Native American. In University Place, 13.4% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Currently, the population of University Place consists of 33,401 people. University Place has a population density of 1,547 people per square mile. In terms of education, 20.8% have a high-school diploma, 38.5% have a college degree, and 13.8% have a graduate degree.

State Information

An overview of Washington

There are 104 hospitals and 216 health centers that service a population of 7,647,384. The three highest ranked hospitals in Washington are Providence St Mary Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Multicare Valley Hospital. In terms of resources, Washington has a cost of living index of 109.5, a grocery index rating of 107.8, and a housing index rating of 117.8. 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. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Washington citizen is ranked 1st nation-wide. Additionally, Washington is ranked 4th by healthcare standards. The natural beauty of Washington is ranked 14th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 38 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 37% voted for the Republican candidate while 53% voted for the Democratic candidate. Thirty percent of Washington residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 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. The state of Washington ranks 19th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Washington is 32.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 77.2 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 35°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 14°F in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Washington is around 65°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 40°F during the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in November with an average of 18.94 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.15 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 88% in the month of December. 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 Douglas Maple, Buckthorn, Pacific Yew, and Quaking Aspen. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American Pika, the Chestnut-backed Chickadee, the Coho (Silver) Salmon, or the Shrew-mole. The state animal of Washington is the Olympic Marmot.