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About Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Residential care homes in Gonzales may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Gonzales care homes typically take in fewer residents, meaning older adults know each resident in the home and develop strong friendships.

Older-adult care homes vary more than other options for senior living in Gonzales, so families can choose from a wide range of prices, amenities, and services. A Place for Mom will work with you to understand the cost of care homes. From there, we’ll help you find the right fit, whether you’re staying on a budget or searching for luxury retirement communities.

Residential Care Home Facilities in Gonzales, LA

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Henican House

5511 Meadowdale, Metairie, LA 70003

4.5
(4 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Henican House is a spacious senior care residence with handsome oak trees shading the front porch, which opens into the living room with its pleasant décor and comfortable seating for our residents and their guests. The cheerful dining room opens into a “conversation corner” with table and chairs...

Metairie Heights

2701 Metairie Heights Ave, Metairie, LA 70002

5.0
(3 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Our Metairie Heights residence is conveniently located just a few blocks from Bonnabel Boulevard, between Veterans and the I-10 Service Road.The beautiful ranch home serves up to 8 residents in spacious, private rooms with an enormous adjoined dining room and living area for relaxing, socializing...

Old Metairie Gardens I/II

344 Lake Ave, Metairie, LA 70005

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Old Metairie Gardens I & II are beautiful homes situated side by side on a quiet oak lined street a few blocks from Metairie Road. Our homes offer elegantly appointed common areas that serve as warm welcoming spaces for residents to relax and entertain. Spacious private bedrooms and smartly...

Lake Villa House

4212 Lake Villa Drive, Metairie, LA 70002

3.5
(3 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

There is an alternative to 'nursing homes' and large 'assisted living' facilities for your loved one! Imagine a licensed assisted living facility in an ordinary-looking suburban home shared by only five or six residents! Small assisted living residences such as ours, now known in elder-care...

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Schouest House

7004 Schouest St., Metairie, LA 70003

3.5
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

There is an alternative to 'nursing homes' and large 'assisted living' facilities for your loved one! Imagine a licensed assisted living facility in an ordinary-looking suburban home shared by only six residents! Small assisted living residences such as ours, now known in elder-care circles as...

Lake Louise

4613 Lake Louise Ave, Metairie, LA 70006

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Peristyle Lake Louise is a beautiful assisted living home for seniors from Peristyle Residences. Located just across West Esplanade from East Jefferson General Hospital, Peristyle Lake Louise is convenient, secure and luxurious. The open floorplan and spacious living areas are perfect for...

Beau Maison

3520 Cleary Ave, Metairie, LA 70002

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Wouldn’t it be wonderful to enjoy all of the benefits that assisted living can provide without giving up the privacy and comfort of your own home? At Peristyle Residences Beau Maison, the best of both worlds is at your fingertips. We offer senior care services in a true residence that larger...

Richland

3521 Richland Ave, Metairie, LA 70002

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

The Peristyle Residences Richland House is a spacious and elegant Metairie assisted living residential home which serves 8 residents and offers all private rooms. A trio of pine trees line the front yard and provide shade as you enter the home along the landscaped path. A lovely foyer opens into...

The Jefferson

224 Central Ave, Jefferson, LA 70121

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Located at 224 Central Avenue, The Jefferson is the newest of the Peristyle Homes located in Old Jefferson, one block from the River. The Jefferson is specifically designed and built for people living with Alzheimer’s and dementia. This brand new home features ten spacious private bedrooms, three...

Academy House

4324 Academy Dr., Metairie, LA 70003

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

There is an alternative to 'nursing homes' and large 'assisted living' facilities for your loved one! Imagine a licensed assisted living facility in an ordinary-looking suburban home shared by only five residents! Small assisted living residences such as ours, now known in elder-care circles as...

House of Grace

32956 LA Highway 16, Denham Springs, LA 70706

4.5
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

House of Grace is located in Denham Springs, LA in Livingston Parish. This residential care home offers the support that is right for your needs in an area that is beautiful and offers you the convenience of living in a small city. Those who spend time in Denham Springs appreciate all that it...

Fidelis Care III

1732 Sherwood Forest Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70815

4.9
(4 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Fidelis Care III Fidelis Care III is located in Baton Rouge, LA in East Baton Rouge Parish. This residential care home provides the help that you want each day in a location that is filled with things to do and see. Those who spend time in Baton Rouge appreciate all that the area offers,...

Jude Gardens LLC

4900 Rye Street, Metairie, LA 70006

4.5
(2 reviews)

Semi-Private

Jude Gardens LLC is an assisted living community located in Metairie, Louisiana in the county of Jefferson Parish. Seniors at Jude Gardens LLC live approximately one mile away from La Freniere Plaza Shopping Center and La Freniere Park. The former offers an excellent assortment of shopping,...

Fidelis Care V

6543 East Anchord, Baton Rouge, LA 70816

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Fidelis Care V Fidelis Care V is located in Baton Rouge, LA in East Baton Rouge Parish. Our residential care home is available to you with the help that you are seeking in an area that is filled with adventure. Those who spend time in Baton Rouge find that the area offers much to both residents...

Fidelis King Richard

11710 King Richard Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70815

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Serenity Senior Residence

3949 Meadowdale St, Metairie, LA 70002

3.5
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Serenity Senior Residence

817 Aurora Ave, Metairie, LA 70005

4.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

A Step Forward

14918 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70817

(0 review)

Evergreen Pesbyterian Ministri

14857 Colonel Allen Ct, Baton Rouge, LA 70816

(0 review)

Marcia Home

1452 Marcia Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70815

(0 review)
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Cost of care homes in Gonzales, LA

The average cost of senior living in Gonzales is $4,355 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Metairie, LA with an average of $4,261 per month.

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Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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Learn more about other types of senior living in Gonzales, Louisiana

Gonzales, Louisiana

Care Homes

Residential care homes provide a personal care experience for seniors. They provide a domiciliary care environment with 24-hour staff and personal support. Services offered may include regular dining options, washing clothes, and transportation. This type of community is similar to a single-family home. In Louisiana, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $43,800. Louisiana has specific regulations associated with this kind of community. The Department of Health and Hospitals and Health Standards Section certifies this community type.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a senior care community is located could have a large influence on the overall price. The total cost of living is a motivating factor when choosing which care choice works for your loved one. The rent burden for Gonzales is about 14.3% of the average person’s monthly income. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Gonzales is $773 and the median home value for Gonzales costs around $154,213.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Gonzales 8.5% have a graduate degree, 35.7% have a high-school diploma, and 19.8% have a college degree. Based on gender, 46.4% are male and 53.6% are female. The median age of Gonzales is 36 years old. In Gonzales, 7.3% of the citizens are veterans. Racially, the population of Gonzales is 0.0% Native American, 46.7% white, 3.5% other or not specified, 3.9% mixed race, 44.3% black, 1.5% Asian, 9.1% Hispanic, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Gonzales, 63.8% participate in the labor force, 16.0% live in poverty, 12.0% have some form of disability, and 5.6% are widowed. The current population of Gonzales consists of 10,771 people. Gonzales has a population density of 455 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Louisiana

Based on natural beauty, Louisiana ranks 50th in the nation. In terms of personal well-being, Louisiana ranks 45th in healthcare and 50th in quality of life compared to other states. The state of Louisiana has 158 hospitals and 178 health centers, providing care to a population of 4,649,163. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mercy Regional Medical Center, Park Place Surgical Hospital, and Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital. In terms of resources, Louisiana has a cost of living index of 93.6, a grocery index rating of 99.9, and a housing index rating of 86.6. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average.

Social demographics of the state

In Louisiana, 28% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. The state of Louisiana ranks 23rd in the country for diversity. In the last presidential election 38% of Louisiana residents voted Democrat and 58% voted Republican. In Louisiana, 46% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 5,841 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-27%, Mainline Protestant-8%, and Historically Black Protestant-22%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Louisiana there are 421 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

On average, Louisiana has an air quality index rating of around 37.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.3 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Louisiana drops to around 51F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 67F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 31F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 81F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 66F during the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 74%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of July. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 8.58 inches. On average, the state receives 4.95 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Louisiana mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Louisiana can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Louisiana

The state of Louisiana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of hybrid Louisiana iris, gulf coast yucca, Louisiana phlox, and bald cypress. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the muskrat, the mink, the quail, or the alligators.

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Fidelis Care V, Fidelis King Richard and Metairie Heights are the top rated care homes near Gonzales, Louisiana. See full list of communities.

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