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Senior housing types near Yelm, WA

  • Easthaven Villa

    Easthaven Villa

    311 Cullens St NW, Yelm, WA 98597
    (4)
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    If you're looking for a caring place to call home in Thurston County, look no further than Easthaven Villa. Located just a block off of Highway 510 on quiet Cullens Road in Yelm, WA, this comfortable community has just the services you need. Our loving caregivers can help whether you need just a few...

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  • Prestige Senior Living Rosemont

    Prestige Senior Living Rosemont

    215 Killion Road Northwest, Yelm, WA 98597
    (7)
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    Prestige Senior Living Rosemont (AR) Yelm, WA Prestige Senior Living Rosemont offers senior independent and assisted living in the small town of Yelm, WA. Yelm retains its small town charm yet is within a reasonable commute distance of both Olympia and Tacoma for medical appointments or...

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  • Mini-Oaks AFH LLC

    Mini-Oaks AFH LLC

    2127 Marvin Rd SE, Lacey, WA 98503
    (2)
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    We are providing 24/7 compassionate care to senior adults with certain medical conditions such as: Alzheimer's, Dementia, Parkinson, Stroke, Diabetes (Treated with medication), Special diet, Wheelchair or Bed bound, Incontinence and Terminal Illness, Mental Health. Care is provided in a warm family...

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  • Patriots Landing

    Patriots Landing

    1600 Marshall Circle, DuPont, WA 98327
    (20)
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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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  • Bonaventure of Lacey Senior Living

    Bonaventure of Lacey Senior Living

    4528 Intelco Loop Southeast, Lacey, WA 98503
    (24)
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    Welcome to Bonaventure A Retirement, Assisted Living & Memory Care Community Life is good here in our community, and we like to share it with welcomed guests. You'll be proud to share it with your friends and family too. You will appreciate the great architecture, high ceilings, natural light and...

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  • Woodland Retirement and Assisted Living Community

    Woodland Retirement and Assisted Living Community

    4532 Intelco Loop Southeast, Lacey, WA 98503
    (36)
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    Located in Lacey, Washington, Woodland Retirement and Assisted Living Community is close to area hospitals, shopping and services. Our beautifully designed community has been serving the seniors of Thurston County since 2004. Our gracious, home-like environment has an experienced staff. They make...

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  • A Big Heart AFH LLC

    A Big Heart AFH LLC

    1127 Georgetowne Drive NE, Lacey, WA 98516
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    A Big Heart AFH, L.L.C. is a six-bed adult family home centrally located in Lacey, WA near I-5 and plenty of great shopping and entertainment. A Big Heart is RN-owned and operated by a local Christian family. Staff are on site, awake, and available for residents around the clock. A highly-involved...

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  • Brookdale Olympia East

    Brookdale Olympia East

    616 Lilly Road Northeast, Olympia, WA 98506
    (13)
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    You worked hard, raised a family and earned a rewarding retirement. You spent decades taking care of others. Now, it’s your turn. You deserve a  lifestyle upgrade awaiting you at our community, where you can do more than live longer — you can live better. Our community offers independent living and...

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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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  • The Sequoia Assisted Living

    The Sequoia Assisted Living

    825 Lilly Road Northeast, Olympia, WA 98506
    (10)
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    Comfortable living arrangements and commitment to service make The Sequoia an attractive community within itself. Residents enjoy living in private apartments—furnished and decorated with their favorite things. Each apartment is designed for safe, comfortable living, with cable TV, a...

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  • Heavenly Acres I

    Heavenly Acres I

    27115 76th Ave, Graham, WA 98338
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    WELCOME To Heavenly Acres, a home for seniors whether just wanting a room and three meals a day or need 24 hour care. Since 1996 we have been providing specialized care services at Heavenly Acres- just 15 miles south of Tacoma. Our safe and secure surroundings are perfect for the senior who enjoys...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Olympics West Retirement Inn

    Olympics West Retirement Inn

    929 Trosper Rd, Tumwater, WA 98512
    (4)
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    Olympic West Retirement Inn is an inviting, home-like community located in Tumwater, WA — not far from the state capitol of Olympia. We offer a full range of choices in our Homestead, Independent, and Assisted Living apartments. At Olympics West, you will find a wide range of amenities,...

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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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  • 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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  • Artesian Place

    Artesian Place

    828 McPhee Rd SW, Olympia, WA 98502
    (13)
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    At Artesian Place, a small yet vibrant assisted living community, we offer thoughtful, compassionate care and stimulating activities that help our residents thrive. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Cooks Hill Manor

    Cooks Hill Manor

    2010 Cooks Hill Rd, Centralia, WA 98531
    (3)
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    Cooks Hill Manor is known for its small-town, country feel and great customer service. Because we are a relatively small community, we get to know our residents well, and they become like family to us. We take pride in the care and service we provide to our residents and their families, and are...

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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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  • Kelly Adult Family Home

    3846 Yorkshire Drive SE, Lacey, WA 98513
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    The Kelly Adult Family Home located in Olympia, Washington offers specialized dementia and Alzheimer's senior care. Our staff carefully tends to each person's unique needs. We also provide compassion to all our residents as they attempt some level of independent living. Our assisted living for...

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  • Canna Court Adult Family Home

    1138 Canna Court SE, Olympia, WA 98513
    (8)
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    Canna Court Adult Family Home is a senior home that has been built and designed to provide seniors and their families with a comfortable home to reside in while taking advantage of the services it offers. The nursing home is located in Olympia, Washington and specializes in Alzheimer's memory care....

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  • Ravancho AFH

    1130 Canna Court SE, Olympia, WA 98513
    (3)
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    Ravancho AFH located in Olympia, Washington provides the most superior care available to senior citizens who require Alzheimer care. However, we also provide assisted living for elderly individuals who require all different levels of senior care. This center is located nearby a hospital that...

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  • Golden Valley AFH

    1138 Rockcress Drive SE, Olympia, WA 98513
    (4)
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    Golden Valley AFH is a senior residential care home that is located in the capital state of Olympia, WA and in Thurston county. Olympia is located on the Budd Inlet and is just a few miles East of the large Capital State Forest, which spans over hundreds of miles. The group home setting itself is...

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  • Ravancho AFH II

    9315 Pinedrop Drive, Olympia, WA 98513
    (3)
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    Beautiful Olympia! Washington State's capital remains one of the best mid-sized cities in the U.S. West for seniors needing a secure, quiet and comfortable, family-style assisted living environment. Ravancho AFH II, is a newer adult family residence built on the quiet and wooded outskirts of the...

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  • Labrador Adult Family Home

    7801 Royal Oaks Drive SE, Olympia, WA 98503
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Labrador Adult Family Home is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Olympia, WA. Olympia is the capital of the state of Washington as well as the county seat of Thurston County. Situated 60 miles south of the city of Seattle, Olympia is within easy driving distance of the...

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  • Serenity Acres Adult Family Home

    34911 78th Ave. E, Eatonville, WA 98328
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Serenity Acres Adult Family Home is a residential care home for seniors that is situated in the lovely city of Eatonville, Washington which is in Pierce County. Eatonville is a city that is close-knit and small, but full of life and fun. The parks and nearby nature preserves allow for outdoor...

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  • AssureCare Adult Home, LLC

    1102 186th Street Ct E, Spanaway, WA 98387
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    AssureCare Adult Home, LLC is a senior care home located in the cozy little town of Spanaway, Washington. Part of Pierce County, this hidden gem boasts two golf courses, two airports and a beautiful park to explore and enjoy the sunshine. Visiting family will love spending hot summer days at...

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  • Heavenly Acres II

    27215-76th Ave. E cell 253-255-5593, Graham, WA 98338
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    Heavenly Acres II is located in Graham, WA in Pierce County. This residential care home provides comfort and support in an area that is quiet and peaceful. Those who choose to live in Graham enjoy all that Pierce County has to offer, including Mount Rainier National Park, Chambers Bay, Tacoma Art...

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  • South Bay Adult Family Home

    2828 8th Ave NE, Olympia, WA 98506
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    South Bay Adult Family Home is a residential care home found in the outskirts of Olympia city, Washington in the county of Thurston. Our residence combines the aspect of accessibility to convenience because we have easy access to great infrastructure. Our members can comfortably rest in our home...

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  • Bethel Care, LLC

    16901 13th Ave Ct E, Spanaway, WA 98387
    (1)
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    Bethel Care, LLC is a senior care home located in Spanaway, Washington. You will find this town within Pierce County, and is relatively untouched. If you love the outdoors there are beautiful park grounds, fresh air and a slower pace of living for those who wish to escape the frantic pace of city...

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  • Sanders Estates Adult Family Home

    524 160th Street East, Tacoma, WA 98445
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Sanders Estates Adult Family Home is located in Tacoma, Washington. We provide excellent care in classic, restored homes for senior living. We offer a range of services to our residents, including emergency care, beauticians, daily laundry and housekeeping, and assistance with medication. It is our...

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  • Casa De Alegre

    11509 88th Ave Ct SW 253-405-4154 cell, Lakewood, WA 98498
    (1)
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    Casa Del Alegre is an independent living community located in the quaint Lakewood, Washington area. We strive to consistently establish a genuine home away from home atmosphere for each of our residents, and we are more than eager to welcome you as part of our community. We understand that this...

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  • Heart of Gold Adult Family Home

    11713 Mount Book Lane Southwest, Lakewood, WA 98499
    (2)
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    Many elderly are fully capable of living their lives in the same manner they did in their youth. On occasion, assisted living is necessary. The benefits to assisted living are numerous. The senior has complete control over his or her life, except in the ways that are difficult for them. Heart of...

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  • House of Hope AFH

    759 133rd St S, Tacoma, WA 98444
    (5)
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    Choosing to have an assisted living facility care for you loved one could be one the best experience a family could have. You will not get only satisfaction knowing your senior will get the care he or she needs when you are not present, but you will enable yourself to eliminate most of your...

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  • Adult Ohana Home

    2203 Bethel Street NE, Olympia, WA 98506
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Adult Ohana Home, in Olympia, WA, is a residential care home that serves Thurston County. Residing in a small and cozy rural area, residents can enjoy the beauty and wonder of the Washington wilderness, while relaxing in a comfortable and safe home. The Olympia Little Theater is just a couple...

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  • Tumwater Meadows AFH

    2325 48th AVE, Tumwater, WA 98512
    (2)
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    Located in Tumwater, Washington, Tumwater Meadows Adult Family Home prides itself on its 'non-institutional' approach to caring for senior citizens into their old age. We strive to create a comfortable, enjoyable environment for our patrons while retaining their independence through activities such...

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  • Charming Adult Family Home

    1512 112th St S, Tacoma, WA 98444
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    Charming Adult Family Home is a residential care home for seniors that is located in the city of Tacoma, Washington which is located in Pierce County. Tacoma is a city of outdoor beauty and recreation. There are many different gardens to explore and behold scattered throughout the city. because...

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  • Magic Hands

    15403 50th Ave E, Tacoma, WA 98446
    (3)
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    Situated in the vibrant, peaceful and lovely town of Tacoma, Washington, the Magic Hands Adult Family Home is a caring and nurturing place dedicated to providing a safe and vibrant community for your loved one. Magic Hands Adult Family Home offers the following services and amenities. Assisted...

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Yelm, Washington

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities arrange residential living communities and aid for seniors who may need support with things such as taking medication or cooking food. The services offered often include aid with activities of daily living. Inhabitants may be kept under monitoring and evaluation. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer skilled nursing, respite, or dementia care. In Washington, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $66,000 . The state of Washington has 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) supervises this type of facility. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication administration provided through nurse delegation, resident self-administration of medication, and medication administration. 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 level of personal care needs, preferences regarding other issues important to the resident applicant, an initial comprehensive exam including medical history , and activities and service preferences. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver program--Community Options Program Entry System (COPES).This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include administration of health care treatments, basic personal care services, general responsibility for each resident, and assistance with ADLs. Staff members receive training in a number of areas. These areas include HIV/AIDS, safety training (3 hours), nurse delegation and core diabetes, and continuing education. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. There is a maximum occupancy of 2 residents per room. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include not exceeding more than 14 hours between the evening meal and breakfast , a minimum of three meals a day at regular intervals, nourishing and palatable meals adjusted to meet individual preferences to the extent reasonably possible, and practitioner.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major factor when selecting which care choice fits best. The rent burden for Yelm is about 23.9% of the average monthly income. Yelm has a median home value of about $218,157 and the median cost of rent is around $1,593 per month.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Yelm is 2.4% black, 3.8% other or not specified, 3.3% Asian, 0.6% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.2% Native American, 18.0% Hispanic, 3.8% mixed race, and 83.9% white. In Yelm, 27.2% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Yelm, 7.2% do not have health insurance, 4.7% consider themselves widows, 13.4% live in poverty, and 14.3% have some form of disability. Yelm has a population density of 618 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 49.4% are male and 50.6% are female. The median age of Yelm is 29 years old. In terms of education, 24.0% have a college degree, 5.2% have a graduate degree, and 27.4% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of Washington

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Washington citizen is ranked 1st nation-wide. Additionally, Washington is ranked 4th by healthcare standards. Based on natural beauty, Washington ranks 14th in the nation. There are 104 general hospitals and 216 health centers that provide care for 7,647,384 Washington residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Washington are Providence St Mary Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Multicare Valley Hospital. 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

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

State-wide weather information

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. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65°F. The average high summer temperature is around 92°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 40°F during the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 18.94 inches. 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. 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. 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 Pacific Yew, Buckthorn, Nootka Rose, and Quaking Aspen. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Roosevelt Elk, the Coho (Silver) Salmon, the Mountain Beaver, or the Snowshoe Hare. The state animal of Washington is the Olympic Marmot.