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Senior housing types near Taneytown, MD

  • Golden Years

    Golden Years

    28928 Ridge Rd., Mount Airy, MD 21771
    (11)
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    Our spacious one-level, cozy home offers the basic pleasures of home-style cooking, interaction with a warm, qualified staff, and life enrichment programs. We are half the cost of a nursing home and provide 24 hour care. We also provide respite care and temporary care. Due to the limited number of...

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  • Bethany Living II

    Bethany Living II

    5135 Charlington Court, Frederick, MD 21703
    (7)
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    Bethany Living II is located in Frederick, MD in Frederick County. This residential care home gives you the independence that you are seeking while supporting you and allowing you to live in a great area. Those who spend time in Frederick as residents or guests appreciate all that it offers...

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  • An Angel's Better Living Care LLC

    An Angel's Better Living Care LLC

    9820 Lyons Mill Road, Owings Mills, MD 21117
    (1)
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    An Angel's Better Living Care is located in Baltimore County, in a spacious, lovely ranch home in the beautiful residential area of Owings Mills . We provide assisted living services to our precious elderly population that will allow them to live independent, happy and productive lives with dignity...

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  • Pat's Golden Girls

    Pat's Golden Girls

    8529 Lucerne Rd., Randallstown, MD 21133
    (8)
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    We have been serving the community for 13 years with compassion, commitment, caring and respect for the elderly. We are committed to giving supportive services, supervision, personal health care plans tailored to the needs of each resident. We provide assistance with all activities of daily living...

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  • Hope and Happiness

    Hope and Happiness

    3120 Greenmead Road, Windsor Mill, MD 21244
    (2)
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    Hope and Happiness Assisted Living is a home away from home. It is located near shopping centers, churches, and public transportation. The facility sets in a quiet and well-kept community. The staff are very friendly and respectful. Our highly trained team of healthcare professionals work closely...

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  • Amazing Home

    Amazing Home

    4744 Byron Road, Pikesville, MD 21208
    (4)
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    Amazing Home was established in 2008 and is just minutes away from I695 and I95. Our Team is passionate about serving people in a home-like environment. Amazing Home is an excellent choice for anyone looking for outstanding support with daily living. We offer personalized assistance and...

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  • Catherine's House

    Catherine's House

    13120 Cool Brook Lane, Clarksburg, MD 20871
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    Caring Living Thriving 20 years ago my husband and I opened our home to the elderly. We named it after my grandmother Catherine. We live in the home with our residents. Catherine's House offers an alternative life care program patterned after the Green House concept. Our home was the first in the...

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  • Woodholme Springs

    101 Woodholme Avenue, Pikesville, MD 21208
    (3)
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    Assisted Living Management was founded in 1999 and currently owns and operates six turn-of-the-century homes focused on enhancing the quality of life for all seniors. Each home is licensed for 15 residents and has been designed specifically for seniors. A place that gives residents control over...

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  • Greenway Manor

    2913 Greenway Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (1)
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    Greenway Manor Assisted Living Welcomes You We provide an affordable residence in the Howard County area. It is not just a place to live, but a home that provides comfortable surroundings, which reinforces self-respect, self-esteem, and dignity of aging. Attractive interior and outer facilities,...

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  • Dulaney Valley Assisted Living at Hunt Valley

    Dulaney Valley Assisted Living at Hunt Valley

    10815 Powers Avenue, Cockeysville, MD 21030
    (11)
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    We have three small, home-like Assisted Living Facilities that are conveniently located in the Towson area. Our facilities are unique in that they are family owned and operated. Our Delegating Nurse has over 30 years experience as a registered nurse and educator in the medical field. She has a...

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  • Berkshire Hills Assisted Living

    Berkshire Hills Assisted Living

    8023 McDonogh Place, Pikesville, MD 21208
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    At Berkshire Hills Assisted Living Facility we offer our residents a modern facility in suites that are designed to bring the essence of home to a personal space. Our staff are trained, professional and passionate about the care and quality of living we provide. We believe in giving our residents...

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  • Vorizen Assisted Living II

    Vorizen Assisted Living II

    825 Milford Mill Road, Pikesville, MD 21208
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    Welcome to Vorizen Assisted Livng II. A 6 bed private owned facility with private and semi- private rooms available in Pikesville, MD at the intersection of Milford Mill and Rockridge Road. Licensed,caring, and experienced staff on site 24 hours a day 7 days a week; along with an Assisted Living...

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  • Life In The Country

    Life In The Country

    6 Fiona Way, Brunswick, MD 21758
    (8)
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    For almost 25 years, we have provided the highest quality of Assisted Living for men and women, your loved ones, as well as Respite and Hospice Care for Seniors. Once again, we, at Life in the Country, are bringing that personal dedication to our elders in our new home, located in the cozy town of...

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  • Someone Always Watching Over You

    Someone Always Watching Over You

    5805 Bland Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215
    (1)
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    Someone Always Watching Over You is a residential care community located in the city of Baltimore, Maryland in the county of Anne Arundel. Someone Always Watching Over You is in the northern outskirts of the city, far away from the heavy traffic and loud noise common in downtown. This senior...

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  • Pleasant Woods

    5707 Gwynn Oak Ave, Baltimore, MD 21207
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    P leasant Woods Assisted Living Facility is owned and operated by a Maryland State licensed Nursing Home Administrator with over 20 years of long-term care experience. P leasant Woods facility was started out of the need to provide quality healthcare services to residents who qualify for community...

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  • LifeSpring

    LifeSpring

    2200 Pleasant Villa Ave, Catonsville, MD 21228
    (3)
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    Assisted Living Management was founded in 1999 and currently owns and operates six turn-of-the-century homes focused on enhancing the quality of life for all seniors. Each home is licensed for 15 residents and has been designed specifically for seniors. A place that gives residents control over...

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  • The Daisy Group

    The Daisy Group

    5247 Reisterstown Road, Baltimore, MD 21215
    (1)
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    The Daisy Group is a senior care home situated in the city of Baltimore in Baltimore County, MD. Baltimore is a historic city with deep roots in manufacturing and as a major port city. Founded in 1729, Baltimore features prominent examples of architectural styles from over the last three centuries....

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  • Sycamore Acres

    Sycamore Acres

    6000 Granby Rd, Derwood, MD 20855
    (7)
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    Sycamore Acres II is located in Derwood, MD in Montgomery County. Our residential care home provides assistance to you in the kind of area that is quiet and relaxing. Those who spend time in Derwood enjoy all that Montgomery County offers including Seneca Creek State Park, Brookside Gardens, Billy...

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  • Maine Manor

    Maine Manor

    4511 Maine Ave, Baltimore, MD 21207
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    Maine Manor Assisted Living is located in Baltimore, Maryland and is owned by a Home Health Occupational Therapist. Maine Manor is an eight bed assisted living facility that provides an alternative to nursing home placement care. Services and amenities at Maine Manor include private and semi-private...

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  • April Bloom Assisted Living

    April Bloom Assisted Living

    5037 Durham East, Columbia, MD 21044
    (2)
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    April Bloom Assisted Living is conveniently located in central Howard County, MD in the quiet, upscale Beaverbrook community. We provide affordable quality sheltered senior care in an assisted living environment with qualified staff 24/7, offering stimulating activities. The accommodating meals...

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  • Rolling Meadows

    303 North Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
    (6)
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    Assisted Living Management was founded in 1999 and currently owns and operates six turn-of-the-century homes focused on enhancing the quality of life for all seniors. Each home is licensed for 15 residents and has been designed specifically for seniors. A place that gives residents control over...

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  • Aunt Dorothy Assisted Living Inc.

    Aunt Dorothy Assisted Living Inc.

    2923 Woodland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215
    (1)
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    Aunt Dorothy Assisted Living Inc. is a senior residential care home that is located in the large city of Baltimore, MD and in Baltimore county. Baltimore is home to one of the largest seaports and is the birthplace of the National Anthem. It is famous for its many shops and crab restaurants. The...

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  • Clarksville Assisted Living

    Clarksville Assisted Living

    7246 Guilford Road, Clarksville, MD 21029
    (5)
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    We are passionately committed to making a difference in people's lives by offering high quality and supportive services for our seniors in a loving environment. We help them maintain their independence and exercise choice as they live a stress-fee life. Our staff has more than 15 years of experience...

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  • Miracle Manor

    Miracle Manor

    7713 Miller Fall Rd, Rockville, MD 20855
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    At Miracle Manor Assisted Living , we have a range of community features. Residents can take part in off-site activities like Adult day care. Our facility is located in the Derwood section of Rockville, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, DC . Free resident parking is available at our location, and...

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  • Hampton Meadows

    Hampton Meadows

    1412 Providence Road, Towson, MD 21286
    (4)
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    Assisted Living Management was founded in 1999 and currently owns and operates six turn-of-the-century homes focused on enhancing the quality of life for all seniors. Each home is licensed for 15 residents and has been designed specifically for seniors. A place that gives residents control over...

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  • Alfredhouse Needwood

    Alfredhouse Needwood

    6020 Needwood Rd, Derwood, MD 20855
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Magnolia Manor

    Magnolia Manor

    900 S. Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
    (4)
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    My husband and I founded Magnolia Manor and designed it to be a small home because after 20 years of working either as a geriatric or psychiatric nurse for large, institutional facilities I have finally accepted that they are incapable of making residents feel at home. I also believe that life...

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  • Total Assisted Living Home

    Total Assisted Living Home

    12026 Scaggsville Road, Fulton, MD 20759
    (4)
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    Newly Renovated and Affordable at its best!!!     It is our policy to admit and provide care for all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, handicap, age, sex, marital status, religion or sexual preference. Eligibility for admission is based on Physician's recommendation...

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  • Lovettsville Home Assisted Living

    Lovettsville Home Assisted Living

    39196 Rodeffer Rd., Lovettsville, VA 20180
    (1)
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    Lovettsville Home is a beautiful one level handicapped accessible family house with very nice and huge back yard to enjoy a healthy and peaceful life in nature. We are at this business more than twelve years with twenty years experiences in senior care.We strongly believe our small facility is the...

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  • Arbor Place - Dementia Care

    Arbor Place - Dementia Care

    4413 Muncaster Mill Road, Rockville, MD 20853
    (3)
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    Founded in 1998 by a Geriatric Psychiatrist and managed by a full time Director of Nursing, Arbor Place delivers the highest interactive staff setting the standard for dementia care. Located in Rockville, MD a suburb of Washington, DC. By design, Arbor Place is constructed to meet the very specific...

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  • Tranquil Loving Care

    Tranquil Loving Care

    15708 Ancient Oak Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20878
    (7)
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    Tranquil Loving Care is a senior care home that's located in Montgomery county, Gaithersburg, MD. The caring staff at the home provides assistance to seniors in a group home setting. The city of Gaithersburg is separated into east and west divisions with Interstate 270 separating them. The eastern...

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  • Wellness Touch Care

    Wellness Touch Care

    15911 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (2)
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    We are unique at Wellness Touch Care because we appreciate our resident in a special way - acknowledging our senior adults entering a new stage in their lives. Serving families in: Montgomery County, MD - Howard County, MD - Frederick County, MD - Prince George's County, MD - Fairfax County, VA ...

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  • Sand Cherry Manor

    Sand Cherry Manor

    8367 Sand Cherry Ln, Laurel, MD 20723
    (3)
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    STAIR LIFT AVAILABLE HOYER LIFT AVAILABLE[ b]

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  • House of Nobles Inc

    House of Nobles Inc

    2518 Harford Road, Baltimore, MD 21218
    (2)
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    House of Nobles Inc, Assisted Living is easily located in East Baltimore, Maryland. Upon entering, you know you are entering a home that promotes sincere caring and attention that is unique only amongst loving family members. We focus on the comfort, wellness and life enrichment of every of our...

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  • AlfredHouse III

    AlfredHouse III

    5313 Norbeck Road, Rockville, MD 20853
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • AlfredHouse IV

    AlfredHouse IV

    14519 Manor Park Drive, Rockville, MD 20853
    (2)
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Amazing Care I

    Amazing Care I

    15721 Allnutt Ln, Burtonsville, MD 20866
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    The facility is on a two plus acre property. This gives the residence the opportunity to be amidst nature which is vital for a healthy body and sound mind. The two plus acres takes your mind off the aches and pains of life, the stress and pressure of life. The two plus acres assists you to take a...

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  • Montgomery Eldercare at Eastway

    Montgomery Eldercare at Eastway

    15016 Eastway Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (4)
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    2013 EXCELLENCE AWARD AS RATED BY FAMILIES. WE HAVE BEEN RATED DEFICIENCY FREE BY THE STATE AND COUNTY INSPECTIONS.

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  • La Famila

    La Famila

    4613 Brad Court, Rockville, MD 20853
    (3)
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    We are located in a very quiet neighborhood. Home is very accommodating with our residents needs. All Neighbors always like to help maintain the street and houses looking at their best. Very easy to stay outside and enjoying the clean air.

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  • Embrasse Moi Assisted Living

    Embrasse Moi Assisted Living

    1701 Maydale Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20905
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    What is unique about our community is the fact that it is owned and operated by a Physical Therapist with over 20 years of experience in senior care. Improving and maintaining mobility is our specialty. If your loved one has declined in walking, standing, getting out of bed, or other activities of...

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  • An An Assisted Living

    An An Assisted Living

    2612 Bel Pre Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (4)
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    Welcome to An-An Assisted Living! We are located at 2612 Bel Pre Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906. Our mission is to provide high quality, safe, and personal care towards our beloved residents. In An-An’s community, we will live together, fight illnesses together and enjoy our lives together. Our...

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  • Bright Side Assisted Living

    Bright Side Assisted Living

    2804 Blazer Court, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (6)
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    Bright Side is a level III provider managed by a Registered Nurse. Our facility is in a quiet and peaceful cul-de-sac in Silver Spring, Maryland and is conveniently located 1.5 miles away from MD-200 Exit 10- Layhill Rd. We created a safe, relaxing, pleasant, and comfortable home-environment for...

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  • McCaskills Assisted Living

    McCaskills Assisted Living

    3420 Ramona Ave, Baltimore, MD 21213
    (1)
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    McCaskill's Assisted Living is conveniently located in East Baltimore, Maryland.  We are centrally located in the Erdman-Sinclair Community.    Upon entering the facility,   you know you are entering a home - a place where you are loved and cared for.  We strive to...

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  • AlfredHouse II

    AlfredHouse II

    4 Broomall Ct, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • The Angels Garden

    The Angels Garden

    14017 Breeze Hill Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    The Angels Garden are small private Assisted Living Residences uniquely able to deal with the special needs of seniors, or individuals with physical impairments.The homes are owned and operated by an experienced registered nurse. The staff is carefully chosen for their professional abilities...

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  • Caring Well at Aquarius

    Caring Well at Aquarius

    3016 Aquaris Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20906
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    CARING WELL AT AQUARIUS Where we provide you the care, security, comfort, and close affinity you're looking for. Owned and managed by Carolyn Pasking, Caring Well has been serving the Silver Spring community for over 10 years! Nurse Carolyn offers 20+ years of nursing experience. Having served as a...

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  • Ma Maison II

    Ma Maison II

    9402 Belair Road, Nottingham, MD 21236
    (1)
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    Welcome to the website of Ma Maison Senior Assisted Living Facility. We are a family-run community conveniently located in Perry Hall, Maryland. If you are looking for personalized care in a home-like setting, Ma Maison is the perfect place for your loved one. We pride ourselves in offering a...

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  • Atrium Active Home

    Atrium Active Home

    2701 Martello Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (9)
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    >The Atrium Active Home is located in Silver Springs, Maryland and is designed to give seniors the ability to live a comfortable, independent life, all without having to worry about the staff or individuals working on site. The assisted living and personal care services offered by Atrium Active...

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  • Atrium Stonecrest Home

    Atrium Stonecrest Home

    2305 Falling Creek Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (1)
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    Atrium Stonecrest Home is located in a beautiful treelined neighborhood in Silver Spring, Maryland. It offers assisted living to only eight residents at a time; such individual care is unprecedented in the industry. With a licensed and professional staff, including a physician and registered nurse,...

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  • Avonlea Ridge Assisted Living

    Avonlea Ridge Assisted Living

    13206 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    WHILE MILLIONS OF SENIORS EACH YEAR ARE FACED WITH THE DIFFICULT DECISION OF HAVING TO MOVE FROM THEIR HOMES DUE TO INABILITY TO FULLY CARE FOR THEMSELVES, AVONLEA RIDGE ASSISTED LIVING IS PROUD TO BE ABLE TO OFFER THEM A HOME AWAY FROM HOME. OPEN IN MARCH 2014, AVONLEA RIDGE IS A 5-BED ASSISTED...

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Taneytown, Maryland

Care Homes

A care home offers a home-like setting for seniors who are capable of performing the activities of daily living with minimal assistance but desire supervision inside a safe and protective complex. Services provided might include regular dining options, laundry services, and transportation. This type of community is similar to a single-family home. In Maryland, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $51,600. Maryland maintains specific rules associated with this type of community. The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene certifies this type of community.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be the big influence in choosing what community meets the needs of you or your loved one. The rent burden for Taneytown is about 18.9% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Taneytown is $1,393 and the median price for a home for Taneytown is $247,212.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 48.9% are male and 51.1% are female. The median age of Taneytown is 42 years old. Out of the total population of Taneytown, 7.0% are widowed, 66.8% participate in the labor force, 12.3% live in poverty, and 8.0% do not have health insurance. In Taneytown, 6.7% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. In terms of education, 22.7% have a college degree, 6.7% have a graduate degree, and 41.7% have a high-school diploma. Taneytown has a population density of 830 people per square mile. The current population of Taneytown consists of 6,658 people and in total the Taneytown metro area has a population of 6,789. Racially, the population of Taneytown is 3.3% Hispanic, 0.7% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.6% black, 0.2% Native American, 0.5% other or not specified, 2.7% mixed race, and 91.3% white.

State Information

An overview of Maryland

Based on natural beauty, Maryland ranks 25th in the nation. There are 59 general hospitals and 98 health centers that provide care for 6,060,598 Maryland residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Anne Arundel Medical Center, and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital. The state of Maryland has a cost of living index of 131.3 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 108.5 and a housing index rating of 184.5. Overall, Maryland ranks 6th out of all states in quality of life and 8th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

In Maryland, 31% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 5,336 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-18%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Maryland there are 218 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Maryland ranks 7th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 39 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 34% voted for the Republican candidate while 60% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 5.55 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Maryland is around 3.69 inches. Maryland experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 70% in the month of September. On average, Maryland has an air quality index rating of around 40.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 49.4 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Maryland drops to around 35°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 51°F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 74°F. The average high summer temperature is around 91°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53°F in the month of June. While residents of Maryland mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Maryland can include floods and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Maryland

The state of Maryland has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of shortleaf and loblolly pines, early blue violet, blackgum, and wild raspberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the loons, the shearwaters and petrels, the toothed whales, or the rabbits and hares. The state animal of Maryland is the sperm whale.