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Senior housing types near Elkins, WV

  • Colonial Place

    Colonial Place

    301 Wilson Lane, Elkins, WV 26241
    (6)
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    The residents of Colonial Place don't have to imagine residing in the peace, tranquility, and breathtaking beauty of the foothills of Elkins, Randolph County, West Virginia, because they get to live it every day. This assisted living community concentrating on memory care sits in a wooded setting...

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  • Beulahland Assisted Living

    Beulahland Assisted Living

    4706 Knottsville Rd, Grafton, WV 26354
    (7)
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    At Beulahland our residents aren't patients, they are family. Our desire is for every resident to feel like their season of assisted living care is one of peace and comfort. We at Beulahland desire to create a home like environment for seniors while giving the best care possible in West Virginia....

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  • Elmcroft of Maplewood

    Elmcroft of Maplewood

    1000 Maplewood Dr, Bridgeport, WV 26330
    (7)
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    Elmcroft of Maplewood’s countryside campus is located in a picturesque valley with scenic views of the surrounding hills and farms, a pond and extensive walking paths throughout the campus. And, our community is also just minutes from downtown Bridgeport. We offer a wide variety of activities and...

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  • Harmony at White Oaks NOW OPEN

    Harmony at White Oaks NOW OPEN

    2025 White Oaks Blvd, Bridgeport, WV 26330
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    Harmony at White Oaks - Comfort. Easy elegance. Irresistible cuisine. Friends and family. These are the elements that make a person feel at home, and they are the very essence of everyday senior living at Harmony at White Oaks. Located in Bridgeport, West Virginia, our senior living community offers...

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  • TimberView Crossing

    TimberView Crossing

    351 New Market Road, Timberville, VA 22853
    (6)
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    Timberview Crossing Assisted Living Community Discover a place to enjoy life without the responsibilities of home. We offer around the clock nursing staff, creative, social, & spiritual activities, daily housekeeping and laundry service and much, much more Whether you need a smile, a gentle touch,...

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  • Bellaire at Stone Port

    Bellaire at Stone Port

    1684 Port Hills Dr, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    (14)
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    Live in One Great Place! Welcome to Bellaire at Stone Port, Harrisonburg's newest assisted living and memory care community that makes you feel like you're living at home. Our community has multiple living rooms for residents to entertain their family, sit and read a good book or work on their lap...

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  • Brookdale Harrisonburg

    Brookdale Harrisonburg

    2101 Deyerle Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    (15)
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    At our community in Harrisonburg, Va., which offers both assisted living and memory care, you can revel in the beauty of the picturesque Shenandoah Valley while remaining convenient to the Richmond, Charlottesville, Roanoke and Washington, D.C. metropolitan areas. As an assisted living resident, you...

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  • Brookdale Staunton

    Brookdale Staunton

    1900 Hillsmere Lane, Staunton, VA 24401
    (20)
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    Our welcoming, upscale community in Staunton, Va., which offers both assisted living and memory care services, sits on 22 acres in northwest Staunton, with stunning mountain views and an abundance of wildlife. We can provide you the ideal retirement experience, combining a peaceful country home with...

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  • Marquis Gardens Place

    Marquis Gardens Place

    660 Cherry Tree Lane, Uniontown, PA 15401
    (10)
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    Marquis Place is located on the west side of Uniontown, Pennsylvania, just south of Uniontown Mall. Our beautiful community is surrounded by trees which most residents will be able to enjoy from their apartments. Other residents may have a view of our large enclosed courtyard. Our full time...

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  • Greenfield of Woodstock

    Greenfield of Woodstock

    935 Ox Road, Woodstock, VA 22664
    (4)
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    At Greenfield of Woodstock, we provide care for your loved ones and, at the same time, help them maintain their independence. Our beautiful, clean neighborhood-style assisted living community looks and feels like home, ensuring our residents' comfort while we provide the care they need. In addition...

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  • Oak Grove Manor

    Oak Grove Manor

    8 Rainbow Lane, Waynesboro, VA 22980
    (3)
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    Since 1984, Oak Grove Manor has continued to provide the best quality and professional care to members of our aging community. We offer 24-hour care to residents who require supervision and assistance with activities of daily living, including those who require memory care. With one flat monthly...

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  • Journeys Crossing

    Journeys Crossing

    102 North Stuart Avenue, Elkton, VA 22827
    (4)
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    Thank you for taking the time to acquaint yourself with Journeys Crossing Assisted Living, Elkton, Virginia. Journeys Crossing offers personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in a professionally managed, thoughtfully designed, safe and secure setting - the perfect choices...

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  • Whispering Pines

    Whispering Pines

    200 Leaksville Road, Luray, VA 22835
    (4)
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    Our location in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, in the serene town of Luray, provides a quality of life that is unsurpassed by any other assisted living facility. Our professionally trained staff consider each resident as family and treat each with the highest standards of personal and professional...

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  • Hawksbill

    Hawksbill

    122 North Hawksbill Street, Luray, VA 22835
    (2)
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    Hawksbill is an assisted living community in Luray, Page County, Virginia. Located close to downtown Luray, we are near the Hawksbill, and the trademark Greenway, which is a popular walking trail. The gateway to the Shenandoah Valley, Blue Ridge Mountains, and the Shenandoah Valley starts in Luray...

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  • The Kensington Senior Living at Cumberland

    The Kensington Senior Living at Cumberland

    One Baltimore St, Cumberland, MD 21502
    (5)
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    Nestled in the Allegheny Mountains near the source of the Potomac River, The Kensington stands as proud testament to Cumberland's storied past. When it opened in 1926, the Algonquin Hotel was well known for its elegance and hospitality. Now on the National Register of Historic Places, it's just...

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  • Greenfield Senior Living of Strasburg

    Greenfield Senior Living of Strasburg

    14 Maynard Lane, Strasburg, VA 22657
    (8)
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    Greenfield of Strasburg is an assisted living community located in the city of Strasburg, Virginia in Shenandoah county. Strasburg is a lovely, heavily forested town that is simply picture perfect in every way. Lush forest surround gentle fields and there is even fair sized lake nearby where seniors...

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  • Upton's Country Comfort Personal Care Home

    Upton's Country Comfort Personal Care Home

    544 Buchanan Road, Normalville, PA 15469
    (3)
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    Upton's Country Comfort Personal Care Home is a senior care home located in the outdoorsy city of Normalville, PA and in Fayette county. Normalville is a city that is full of lakes, rivers and forests. It is home to the Laurel Ridge State Park and the Bear Run Nature Reserve. The group home setting...

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  • Seasons Place

    Seasons Place

    177 Holt Lane, Lewisburg, WV 24901
    (1)
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    Nestled in the heart of the Greenbrier Valley, Seasons Place, is an Enlivant assisted and independent living community near the Allegheny Mountains. We are located near downtown Lewisburg, West Virginia, recently voted 'America's Coolest Small Town'. Our small town is well known for its low crime...

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  • Cambridge Creekside Retirement Community

    Cambridge Creekside Retirement Community

    1275 Lincoln Ave, Charlerio, PA 15022
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    Cambridge’s Creekside is an exclusive secured Memory Care facility. Our caregivers are specially trained to give every memory-care resident gentle, compassionate support. Every day, Cambridge residents receive personalized attention that promotes positive experiences. It’s not enough to make sure...

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  • Cambridge Hillside Retirement Community

    Cambridge Hillside Retirement Community

    400 Fourth Street and Olive Ave, Charleroi, PA 15022
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    Personal care gets more challenging with age. At Cambridge Retirement Living, residents get everything they need to live well. Private or semi- private accommodations are available, round-the-clock support, medication management, meals, utilities, housekeeping, and a full schedule of activities are...

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  • Shenandoah Senior Living

    Shenandoah Senior Living

    103 Lee Burke Rd, Front Royal, VA 22630
    (6)
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    Shenandoah Senior Living is located on a 5 acre farm in the Shenandoah Valley at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The community is conveniently located within minutes of the Warren Memorial Hospital. With breathtaking views and a serene setting, it's the perfect place to call home. We at...

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  • Siemon's Heritage Personal Care Home

    Siemon's Heritage Personal Care Home

    166 Siemon Drive, Somerset, PA 15501
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    Siemon's Heritage Personal Care Home is a senior living community located in Somerset, PA, in Somerset County. Somerset is a small historic borough near Johnstown and home to about 6,300 people. Residents in this area will enjoy taking walks to run their errands and pay their bills, going to a...

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  • Renaissance Assisted Living & The Harbor at Renaissance

    Renaissance Assisted Living & The Harbor at Renaissance

    422 William Mills Drive, Stanardsville, VA 22973
    (21)
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    The Renaissance is located in historic Standardsville,VA, at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and offers serene walking paths and scenery.Our recently renovated campus offers an exceptional level of comfort and care in a home like setting.We provide all levels of care: Assisted Living,...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Front Royal

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Front Royal

    600 Mount View St, Front Royal, VA 22630
    (19)
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    Commonwealth Senior Living at Front Royal has served its Front Royal neighbors for 15 years. Ideally located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, This community offers both the beauty of the valley and the warmth of a loving family. Locally owned and operated, Commonwealth Senior Living offers a...

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  • Elmcroft of Marietta

    Elmcroft of Marietta

    150 Browns Rd, Marietta, OH 45750
    (13)
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    Situated in historic Marietta, along the mighty Ohio River, our community features five acres of beautifully landscaped grounds. Residents enjoy Elmcroft of Marietta’s warm, relaxing environment, engaged and friendly staff, and personalized care – including specialized care for residents with...

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  • Spring Arbor of Winchester

    Spring Arbor of Winchester

    2093 Northwestern Pike, Winchester, VA 22603
    (10)
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    Spring Arbor - Winchester is in the historic town Winchester, Virginia and is an assisted living residence. Spring Arbor boasts colonial style architecture and is located just south of the Northwest Pike aka highway 50, just west the intersection of highway 37. It is only a couple of blocks from the...

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  • Fox Trail Assisted Living at Stephens City

    110 Spanish Oak Road, Stephens City, VA 22655
    (13)
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    Assisted living is the preferred lifestyle for those seniors who want to remain independent, yet need some assistance from time to time. At Fox Trail Assisted Living we provide the services that allow you to enjoy life with peace of mind and ease of living. Fox Trail Assisted Living is an assisted...

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  • Westwood Place

    Westwood Place

    37950 Airport Road, Woodsfield, OH 43793
    (26)
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    Westwood Place is located in Woodsfield, Ohio, a small town surrounded by beautiful farm country. We provide assisted living for seniors looking for caring and fun retirement living. Our lively community offers many amenities to help you enjoy each day: Fitness room Whirlpool Private dining room...

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  • Fox Trail Assisted Living Memory Care at Front Royal

    106 Westminster Dr., Front Royal, VA 22630
    (8)
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    Assisted living is the preferred lifestyle for those seniors who want to remain independent, yet need some assistance from time to time. At Fox Trail Assisted Living we provide the services that allow you to enjoy life with peace of mind and ease of living. Fox Trail Assisted Living is an assisted...

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  • George's Personal Care Home

    108 Water Street, New Stanton, PA 15672
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    Fully licensed Personal Care Home. Provides three meals daily, housekeeping, laundry services, bathing and companionship for people who need some supervision and help with daily personal needs. It's quite and home like feeling and a walking distance to churches, banks and local stores.

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  • The Willows At Meadow Branch

    The Willows At Meadow Branch

    1881 Harvest Drive, Winchester, VA 22601
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    The Willows At Meadow Branch is located in historic Winchester, VA. Our Southern style, one-story estate is located in a park like setting, nestled in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. Conveniently located near the heart of Old Town Winchester, yet secluded from major highways and the sounds of...

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  • The Colonnades

    The Colonnades

    2600 Barracks Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901
    (12)
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    The Colonnades offers quality retirement living and is associated with the University of Virginia, located on 59 acres nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Charlottesville, Virginia. Our community features a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of...

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  • North Strabane Retirement Village

    North Strabane Retirement Village

    200 Tandem Village Rd, Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (6)
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    Retirement Village of North Strabane Retirement Village of North Strabane is located in the lovely and scenic town of Canonsburg, Pennsylvania in Washington County. Our senior living community is nestled into this lovely town which sits just west of the recreational Canonsburg Lake. There is much to...

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  • Rosewood Village at Hollymead Town Center

    2029 Lockwood Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22911
    (15)
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    For the past five years in a row, RoseWood Village has been the Gold Winner as the "Best Assisted Living Community" in Charlottesville by Our Health Senior Living Awards. "A special thanks to all of the families that voted for RoseWood Village. We are honored and proud to be serving the...

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  • The Blake at Charlottesville

    250 Nichols Ct, Charlottesville, VA 22901
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    Just North of Highway 29 and nestled on a hilltop at the historic Oakleigh Farm, The Blake at Charlottesville offers resort-style hospitality and retirement services embracing the best traditions of the Virginia lifestyle. Surrounded by abundant opportunities for shopping, dining, and medical...

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  • Morningside of Charlottesville

    Morningside of Charlottesville

    491 Crestwood Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (22)
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    Morningside of Charlottesville provides personalized care in an elegant and home-like setting for residents with Assisted Living, Memory Care and Respite Care needs.

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  • Mount Vernon of Elizabeth

    Mount Vernon of Elizabeth

    145 Broadlawn Drive, Elizabeth, PA 15037
    (7)
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    Mount Vernon of Elizabeth is located in scenic Elizabeth Township, approximately 20 miles south of downtown Pittsburgh. Boasting a breathtaking view atop the second highest point in Allegheny County, we provide nurturing personal care, respite services, and secured dementia care. In fully-furnished...

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  • Rosewood Village Greenbrier

    Rosewood Village Greenbrier

    500 Greenbrier Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901
    (15)
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    For the past five years in a row, RoseWood Village has been the Gold Winner as the "Best Assisted Living Community" in Charlottesville by Our Health Senior Living Awards. "A special thanks to all of the families that voted for RoseWood Village. We are honored and proud to be serving the...

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  • Linden House Assisted Living

    Linden House Assisted Living

    1250 Branchlands Dr, Charlottesville, VA 22901
    (1)
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    Maintaining independence and doing things your way can be much easier in a community that provides personalized, supportive care. Linden House enables life on your terms with no more or less assistance than you require. Based on an initial assessment, we will recommend the level of care that helps...

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  • The Wyngate Senior Living Community (Parkersburg)

    The Wyngate Senior Living Community (Parkersburg)

    One Wyngate Dr., Parkersburg, WV 26105
    (10)
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    Our assisted living programs have become increasingly popular because they combine professional care with homelike surroundings, reasonable cost, attractive private or semiprivate apartments, and well balanced programs of events and activities. We provide both nurses and around-the-clock resident...

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  • Mount Vernon of South Park

    Mount Vernon of South Park

    1400 Riggs Road, South Park, PA 15129
    (10)
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    Welcome to Mt Vernon of South Park, offering personal care, dementia-dedicated unit long and short-term stays. Our community is ranch-style or one-level living and our philosophy promotes compassion and dedication as we strive to provide a secure, home-like atmosphere for our residents. We have...

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  • Oak Hill Place

    Oak Hill Place

    438 23rd Street, Oak Hill, WV 25901
    (4)
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    The Enlivant community Oak Hill Place provides senior living services that strive to feel like home to you right away. We are conveniently located near Oak Hill, West Virginia which gives our residents access to shopping and dining, while maintaining small town character. We respect your dignity...

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  • Friendship Village - South Hills a CCRC (Now Open)

    Friendship Village - South Hills a CCRC (Now Open)

    1290 Boyce Rd, Upper Saint Clair, PA 15241
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    Friendship Village of South Hills, a continuing care retirement community located in Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania. Celebrating our 35 year of enriching the lives of seniors, Friendship Village of South Hills has recently achieved "Certified Center for Successful Aging" status. We are one of only...

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  • Brookdale Latrobe

    Brookdale Latrobe

    500 Brouwers Drive, Latrobe, PA 15650
    (10)
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    Located in a valley surrounded by the scenic Laurel Mountains with great views of the countryside, we have both personal care home and memory care all on one campus, so you’ll have the care you need when you need it.  Here you have the freedom to experiment with new hobbies, re-ignite your sense of...

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  • Southwestern Assisted Care Residence

    Southwestern Assisted Care Residence

    502 N Lewis Run Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15122
    (4)
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    Southwestern Assisted Care Residence is a senior living community located in Pittsburgh, PA. Pittsburgh is a bustling city in Alleghany County and home to about 306,000 people. Residents will enjoy a lot of available activities including shopping, going to restaurants, going to museums, checking out...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Charlottesville

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Charlottesville

    1550 Pantops Mountain, Charlottesville, VA 22911
    (21)
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    We cordially invite you to consider Commonwealth Senior Living at Charlottesville, as your next new home! Commonwealth Senior Living at Charlottesville is located on scenic Pantops Mountain directly across the street from the new Martha Jefferson Hospital and Doctor's Network, in close proximity to...

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  • Atria South Hills

    Atria South Hills

    5300 Clairton Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15236
    (16)
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    Nestled within the South Hills suburb of Baldwin Borough, Atria South Hills is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of studio and one-bedroom apartments, each with a...

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  • The Palms at O'Neil

    The Palms at O'Neil

    1 Glenshire Lane, White Oak, PA 15132
    (19)
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    The Palms at O'Neil is owned and operated by the Anlauf Family. It is designed to meet the changing needs of seniors who want to remain independent, but need a little extra assistance in their daily routines. Our three-story residence promotes a resort-like,comfortable, relaxing, and supportive...

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  • Sunrise of Upper St. Clair

    Sunrise of Upper St. Clair

    500 Village Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (18)
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    Sunrise Senior Living of Upper St. Clair provides seniors with a caring community to live in and call home. This community is located in the busy city of Pittsburgh, PA. Pittsburgh is a part of Allegheny County, and it offers much to do and see. Guests of our residents will enjoy checking out the...

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  • Senior Care Plaza

    Senior Care Plaza

    624 Lysle Blvd, Mckeesport, PA 15132
    (1)
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    Senior Care Plaza is a 75 bed personal care home at the "front door" of McKeesport.  Where " CARE " is our middle name, we believe in caring for the whole person: body, mind, and spirit.  We pride ourselves in providing quality care for an affordable rate.  We welcome you to tour our facility.  All...

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Elkins, West Virginia

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities have the luxury of apartment-style housing and social events as well as individual care. The types of service offered often involve assistance with ADLs. Inhabitants may be kept under observation and evaluation. In some instances, facilities may provide respite, hospice, or continuing care. The state of West Virginia has specific standards related to this type of facility. the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Public Health, Office of Health Facilities Licensure and Certification governs this type of facility. Staff members obtain education in a number of areas. These areas include emergency procedures and disaster plans, the ombudsmen’s role, specialty care based on individualized residents’ needs and service plans, and residents’ rights. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include or use of equipment, Alzheimer’s/dementia training, help in following planned diets, and personal assistance. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to assure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as evaluate residents who have behavioral problems to determine their intensity, duration, and frequency, antecedent behaviors, each resident must receive a functional needs assessment completed in writing by a physician or other licensed health care professional, and environmental factors. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include checking the self-administered dose against the label on the container, observing residents while they take the medication, and reassuring residents that they have obtained and are taking the dosage as prescribed. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. The maximum occupancy is 2 residents per room. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include Therapeutic or modified diets must be prepared according to a physician’s or dietician’s orders., staff training must include the topic of nutrition., The residence must accommodate residents who are unable to eat at planned mealtimes and provide for meal substitution if the resident does not tolerate or like the food provided, and meals must substantially comply with the recommended dietary allowances of the National Academy of Science’s Food and Nutrition Board.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 31.5% have a college degree, 37.0% have a high-school diploma, and 16.2% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Elkins is 4.0% black, 92.1% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.8% Asian, 1.7% Hispanic, 0.5% other or not specified, 0.5% Native American, and 1.0% mixed race. In Elkins, 8.9% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total population of Elkins, 18.9% have some form of disability, 60.9% participate in the labor force, 7.0% consider themselves widows, and 10.0% do not have health insurance. Based on gender, 52.9% are female and 47.1% are male. The median age of Elkins is 36 years old. Elkins has a population density of 750 people per square mile.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major influence in selecting which facility meets the needs of your loved one's needs. The rent burden for Elkins is about 13.2% of the average person's monthly income. The median monthly rent in Elkins is about $590 and the median value for a home for Elkins is around $113,016.

State Information

An overview of West Virginia

There are 58 general hospitals and 324 health centers that provide care for 1,794,685 West Virginia residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in West Virginia are Boone Memorial Hospital, Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, and United Hospital Center. The natural beauty of West Virginia is ranked 41st in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average West Virginia citizen is ranked 47th nation-wide. Additionally, West Virginia is ranked 48th by standards of healthcare. The state of West Virginia has a cost of living index of 94.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 92.9 and a housing index rating of 79.6.

Social demographics of the state

The state of West Virginia ranks 50th in the country for diversity. In West Virginia, 34% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 43. In West Virginia, 46% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 4,413 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-39%, Mainline Protestant-29%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In West Virginia there are 164 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 26% of West Virginia residents voted Democrat and 69% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of West Virginia is around 3.80 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.73 inches. On average, the humidity rating for West Virginia is around 70%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 77%. During the summer, the average temperature in West Virginia is around 70°F. The average high summer temperature is around 89°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 50°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in West Virginia drops to around 32°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 13°F in the month of January. On average, West Virginia has an air quality index rating of around 30.1 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 38.2 AQI. While residents of West Virginia mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in West Virginia can include floods and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in West Virginia

The state of West Virginia has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Northern Catalpa, Black Pine And Scots Pine, Chinese Elm, and Empress Tree. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Black Bear, the Groundhog, the Cottontail Rabbit, or the White-tailed Deer. The state animal of West Virginia is the Black Bear.