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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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About Independent Living

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 Houma may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Houma 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 Houma, 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 Houma, 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...

Lakeview House

858 Mouton St, New Orleans, LA 70124

3.7
(3 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Our New Orleans assisted living home, Lakeview House provides residents with the care, comfort and security they need in a beautiful and safe residential setting in Lakeview. Lakeview House overlooks an attractive sloping walkway that leads up between rows of shrubbery to the entrance, where...

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...

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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...

Honeysuckle House

824 Honeysuckle St., Gretna, LA 70056

4.0
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Honeysuckle House is located in an upscale neighborhood on the Westbank in Terrytown, just a few minutes’ drive from the Expressway. That means easy access from Gretna, Algiers, Belle Chasse, Marrero, Lafitte, and from New Orleans via the Crescent City Connection Bridge. Honeysuckle House has a...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

Tranquil Living

4500 Leo Street, Marrero, LA 70072

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Tranquil Living Tranquil Living is a residential care home located in the Jefferson Parish city of Marrero, LA. We offer a very peaceful setting that is highlighted by rolling hills, huge shade trees and several small streams that wander throughout our community. Our residents will often take...

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

Maison Oaks Assisted Living

504 W 5th St, La Place, LA 70068

(0 review)

Fidelis Janice House

4421 Janice Ave, Metairie, LA 70003

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Fidelis Care IV

4801 Tartan St, Metairie, LA 70003

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Fidelis Care IV Fidelis Care IV is located in Metairie, LA in beautiful Jefferson Parish. Our residential care home offers the support that you are seeking in an area that will provide you with a comfortable and quiet place to live. Metairie provides residents and guests with the opportunity to...

Fidelis Care II

4000 Kent Ave, Metairie, LA 70006

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Fidelis Care II Fidelis Care II is located in Metairie, LA in Jefferson Parish. This residential care home gives you support when you need it in an area that is part of the New Orleans Metropolitan Area. Those who spend time in the Metairie area enjoy all that it offers, including Lafreniere...

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Cost of care homes in Houma, LA

The average cost of senior living in Houma is $4,317 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Gretna, LA with an average of $4,050 per month.

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Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

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 Houma, Louisiana

Houma, Louisiana

Care Homes

Residential care homes offer seniors with an intimate feeling of community without the commotion of other types of communities. This type of community is akin to a single-family home. Services provided can include three meals a day, washing clothes, and transportation. In Louisiana, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $43,800. The state of Louisiana has a number of stipulations related to this kind of community. The Department of Health and Hospitals and Health Standards Section regulates this community type.

Cost of Living

The community where a senior care community is located might have a large effect on the cost of care. Cost of living can be a major factor when determining which community is the best fit for your loved one. The rent burden for Houma is about 14.9% of the average monthly income. Houma has a median home value of about $152,603 and the median cost of rent is about $712 per month per month.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Houma, 56.6% participate in the labor force, 6.2% are widows, 24.8% live in poverty, and 13.7% do not have health insurance. In Houma, 6.4% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Based on gender, 50.2% are female and 49.8% are male. The median age of Houma is 37 years old. Demographically, Houma is 25.7% black, 0.7% Asian, 3.2% mixed race, 0.7% other or not specified, 4.5% Native American, 4.4% Hispanic, 65.1% white, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Houma has a population density of 890 people per square mile. Of the population of Houma 4.5% have a graduate degree, 17.1% have a college degree, and 39.5% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of Louisiana

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. Based on natural beauty, Louisiana ranks 50th in the nation. The state of Louisiana has a cost of living index of 93.6 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 99.9 and a housing index rating of 86.6. Overall, Louisiana ranks 50th in quality of life and 45th in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 37 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 38% of Louisiana residents voted Democrat and 58% voted Republican. Forty-six percent of Louisiana residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 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. The state of Louisiana ranks 23rd in the country for diversity.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Louisiana is 37.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.3 AQI. On average, the state receives 4.95 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 8.58 inches. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 51F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 67F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 31F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Louisiana is around 81F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66F in 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. 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 silverbell tree, hybrid Louisiana iris, Louisiana phlox, and gulf coast yucca. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mink, the otter, the armadillos, or the bears.

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Tranquil Living, Metairie Heights and Henican House are the top rated care homes near Houma, Louisiana. See full list of communities.

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