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Senior housing types near Desoto, TX

  • Freemans Assisted Living

    500 Creektree Drive, DeSoto, TX 75115
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  • King's Helping Hand Inc

    King's Helping Hand Inc

    421 Glen Oaks Blvd, Dallas, TX 75232
    (1)
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    Kings Helping Hand Inc. King's Helping Hand Inc. feels just like home. Our home is designed to comfortably accommodate 8 residents. We offer a peaceful contemporary luxury decor, nestled among beautiful trees and a spacious corner lot. King's Helping Hand Inc. is located in a quiet community in...

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  • Bakers Home 1

    Bakers Home 1

    6125 Singinghills, Dallas, TX 75241
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    Bakers Home 1 is a residential care home in Dallas, Texas, Collin County. We provide short-term, long-term, respite and hospice care to those who no longer wish to live alone or care for a home. Our South Dallas neighborhood is exceptionally well-groomed, quiet and inviting and provides walkability...

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  • Oaks Assisted Living

    Oaks Assisted Living

    3317 Springwood Lane, Dallas, TX 75233
    (2)
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    Oaks Assisted Living provides personal care services in a private residential home that offers an alternative to senior living in a smaller more intimate setting. Oaks Assisted Living is a licensed 'Traditional Care Home' located in your neighborhood. At the 'Oaks' we offer 24 hour service/care,...

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  • 24 Hour Home Care, LLC

    24 Hour Home Care, LLC

    2133 Postwood Lane, Arlington, TX 76018
    (4)
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    At 24 Hours Home Care, we are committed to quality care, dignity and respect. Owned and operated by Registered Nurse. We know how hard it is to send your loved ones to a nursing home. Our home is an alternative to nursing home. With our very small ratio, we care for each resident as a unique...

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  • PBH Residential Care Home /Keith Heights

    902 NW 8th Street, Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (16)
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    PBH RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES are locally owned, licensed small-B, fully renovated assisted living private home aging-in-place communities. We have 3 communities. Keith Heights and Colip House are centrally located in the metroplex in northwest Grand Prairie near 4 major hospitals with easy access to...

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  • New Era Assisted Living

    New Era Assisted Living

    7903 Tin Cup Drive, Arlington, TX 76001
    (5)
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    Description: New Era Assisted Living is an assisted living home where residents receive 24-hour assistance in a warm and caring environment. Location: New Era Assisted Living is located in a beautifully landscaped area on the boundary of Arlington and Mansfield. Mission: New Era Assisted Living aims...

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  • Tender Care Home for Adults

    Tender Care Home for Adults

    3600 Chamberland, Arlington, TX 76014
    (18)
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    Tender Care Home is located in S.W. Arlington near the popular PARKS MALL and Arlington Medical Plaza Hospital. We provide a comfortable home environment with well trained and caring caregivers to assist your loved one(s) with activities of daily living. We are Texas State licensed to provide loving...

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  • VIP Living Centers, LLC

    3219 Vinson Court, Irving, TX 75060
    (3)
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    VIP Living Center-Irving is a small State licensed type b assisted living facility, conveniently located in South Irving at the corner of a quiet cul-de sac. We are pleased to provide a home-like environment and family friendly atmosphere. We offer assistance and the very best of care to our...

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  • Sage Oak - Mockingbird

    Sage Oak - Mockingbird

    7260 East Mockingbird, Dallas, TX 75214
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    Sage Oak of Lakewood is considered by many to be the premier residential care home in the East Dallas area. With 8 large private bedrooms, a hair salon and a beautiful corner lot, this East Dallas residential care home stands apart from the crowd. Beautiful picture windows overlook a peaceful green...

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  • Sage Oak - Lake Highland

    Sage Oak - Lake Highland

    5105 Creighton Dr, Dallas, TX 75214
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    Sage Oak Assisted Living of Lake Highland is tucked away in the residential neighborhood near the intersection of Lovers Lane and Skillman. Sage Oak of Lake Highlands is licensed for assisted living and dementia care, and offers private bedrooms for each of its eight residents. Considered by many to...

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  • Manchester Place White Rock Lake

    Manchester Place White Rock Lake

    1438 Tranquilla Lane, Dallas, TX 75218
    (4)
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    Welcome to Manchester Place a premier assisted living home that provides personalized care in a luxury residential environment. A Place that provides warm, compassionate care in comfortable surroundings. A Place that preserves personal choices, enhances dignity and shares stewardship. A Place where...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - 7200 Hwy 287

    Avalon Memory Care - 7200 Hwy 287

    7200 Hwy 287 S, Arlington, TX 76001
    (38)
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    Avalon Memory Care - 7200 Hwy 287 is an Alzheimer's memory care community located in Arlington, Texas in Tarrant county. Senior residents of Avalon Memory Care that enjoy playing golf are in luck. The Tierra Verde Golf Course is only roughly one block away, and due to the beautiful Texas weather, is...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - 7204 Hwy 287

    Avalon Memory Care - 7204 Hwy 287

    7204 Hwy 287 S, Arlington, TX 76001
    (25)
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    Avalon Memory Care - 7204 Hwy 287 is an Alzheimer's memory care community located in the city of Arlington in the county of Tarrant in a suburb of Dallas. Living in a suburb of Dallas, seniors have remarkable access to activities, shopping, culture, dining, recreation, and services. The city is...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - 7140

    Avalon Memory Care - 7140

    7140 Hwy 287 S, Arlington, TX 76001
    (15)
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    If you are a resident of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, Arlington, Tarrant County, Texas, then you may need to be aware of the services that Avalon Memory Care can provide for you or a loved one. Located in various locations throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area and in Austin, this...

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  • Grace & Mercy Assisted Living LLC

    Grace & Mercy Assisted Living LLC

    3405 Woodside Dr, Arlington, TX 76016
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    Why Us Grace & Mercy Assisted Living LLC started in 2013 with vision to help out our community. Our professional team has over (15) years of experience taking care seniors. Our staff receives ongoing, continuing education so they are knowledgeable about the latest Assisted Living Home care and...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Merriman

    Avendelle Assisted Living Merriman

    7125 Merriman Parkway, Dallas, TX 75231
    (8)
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    Conveniently located near Abrams Road and Walnut Hill Lane, the award winning Lexington Place is your alternative to large assisted living and nursing home facilities. It started with a simple, but highly innovative vision to create a long-term care option for seniors who require a higher degree of...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Glendora Ave

    Avalon Memory Care - Glendora Ave

    7315 Glendora Avenue, Dallas, TX 75230
    (5)
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    Recognized as the leader in innovative, high end Alzheimer's care, Avalon offers personalized care and services with a loving, well trained, people oriented staff in our elegantly furnished residential homes. Feel at home in the comfort and convenience of a caring and nurturing environment that...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Meadow

    Avendelle Assisted Living Meadow

    7123 Meadow Rd, Dallas, TX 75230
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    Conveniently located on Meadow Road just west of Central Expressway, the award winning Lexington Place is your alternative to large assisted living and nursing home facilities. It started with a simple, but highly innovative vision to create a long-term care option for seniors who require...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Royal

    Avendelle Assisted Living Royal

    3925 Royal Ln, Dallas, TX 75229
    (9)
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    Conveniently located near Royal Lane and Marsh Lane, the award winning Lexington Place is your alternative to large assisted living and nursing home facilities. It started with a simple, but highly innovative vision to create a long-term care option for seniors who require a higher degree of...

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  • Notice Residential Care Home

    Notice Residential Care Home

    2724 Daniel Creek, Mesquite, TX 75181
    (12)
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    Notice Care Home is a private residence that provides individualized health and personal care assistance in a family-style setting with an emphasis on personal dignity, autonomy, independence and privacy. We provide long-term and short-term care and ensure that residents receive the highest quality...

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  • Manchester Place Preston Hollow

    Manchester Place Preston Hollow

    10754 St. Michaels Drive, Dallas, TX 75230
    (2)
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    Manchester Place Preston Hollow was established in Dallas, Texas in Dallas County in 2009 as a senior care home with the intent of providing exceptional safety and security to the lives of seniors. The owner operated community carves a tranquil, quaint community out of the hustle and bustle of the...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Royal Circle

    Avalon Memory Care - Royal Circle

    7355 Royal Circle, Dallas, TX 75230
    (5)
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    When is a house a home? Avalon Residential Care Homes provides its residents with the warmth of family love, care and respect. The innovative method of care given by Avalon caregivers is designed to create happy residents and to maintain that happiness. Avalon features premiere homes that include...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Lavendale

    Avendelle Assisted Living Lavendale

    7205 Lavendale Circle, Dallas, TX 75230
    (12)
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    Conveniently located near Royal Lane and 75 in beautiful Preston Hollow, the award winning Avendelle Assisted Living is your alternative to large assisted living and nursing home facilities. It started with a simple, but highly innovative vision to create a long-term care option for seniors who...

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  • At Home Luxury Living

    At Home Luxury Living

    7541 Royal Place, Dallas, TX 75230
    (9)
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    At Home Luxury Assisted Living offers three locations that enjoy an intimate “at-home” feel in the desirable Preston Hollow and North Dallas neighborhoods. The homes’ operator is a registered nurse with over 30 years’ experience in elderly care and a keen insight into the individualized, attentive...

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  • Only the Strong Survive

    Only the Strong Survive

    3018 Weather Vane Ln., Dallas, TX 75228
    (6)
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    4 bedroom 2 baths with a huge backyard for morning walks and a covered patio for smoking Nurse visits once a week Doctor visits once a month We offer care for Alzheimer's/dementia and residents with psychiatric history. Provide transportation to all doctor appointments as wells as to Wal-Mart for...

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  • Sage Oak - Norway

    Sage Oak - Norway

    6906 Norway Place, Dallas, TX 75230
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    Sage Oak Assisted Living at Norway Place is located in the Preston Hollow neighborhood, on a quiet cul-de-sac. Sage Oak at Norway Place has two wings separated by a large common area. This allows for fantastic diversity of room sizes and room amenities. With 7 private bedrooms, and a master suite...

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  • Sage Oak - Aberdeen

    Sage Oak - Aberdeen

    7129 Aberdeen, Dallas, TX 75230
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    Sage Oak Assisted Living of Preston Hollow South is tucked away in the residential neighborhood behind Hillcrest High School. Located just a few blocks northeast of the intersection of Walnut Hill Lane and Hillcrest Rd, Sage Oak of Preston Hollow South has easy access to Preston Hollow, University...

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  • Sage Oak - Preston Hollow

    Sage Oak - Preston Hollow

    5733 Forest Lane, Dallas, TX 75230
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    Sage Oak Assisted Living of Preston Hollow is located in the Melshire Estates area, and is conveniently located next to Preston Hollow and University Park neighborhoods. Sage Oak of Preston Hollow is our flagship location, completely remodeled in the summer of 2016, with a huge open common area with...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Allencrest Lane

    Avalon Memory Care - Allencrest Lane

    4330 Allencrest Lane, Dallas, TX 75244
    (7)
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    Avalon Memory Care - Allencrest Lane is a memory care community located in the exciting city of Dallas, Texas. Dallas, which lies in Collin County, is the largest urban center of the United States. Whether you are relocating to the region or planning a visit to the area, you will enjoy exploring its...

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  • Chandler Way Assisted Living

    9606 Moss Farm Lane, Dallas, TX 75243
    (2)
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    Chandler Way Assisted Living offers assisted living with all the comforts of home, not an institutional environment. Our lovely home is situated in the prestigious Lake Highlands area of Dallas and is within 3 miles of both Presbyterian and Medical City Dallas Hospitals, physician offices, shopping...

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  • At Home Luxury Assisted Living LLC

    At Home Luxury Assisted Living LLC

    6946 Forest Lane, Dallas, TX 75230
    (1)
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    At Home Luxury Assisted Living offers three locations that enjoy an intimate “at-home” feel in the desirable Preston Hollow and North Dallas neighborhoods. The homes’ operator is a registered nurse with over 30 years’ experience in elderly care and a keen insight into the individualized, attentive...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living of Euless

    Avendelle Assisted Living of Euless

    807 Forestcrest Crt, Euless, TX 76039
    (4)
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    Not everyone wishes to be in a larger assisted-living facility. Larger facilities often mean more room for error. This is why our highly-rated Avendelle Assisted Living homes prioritize smaller, more intimate residential settings in which our expert staff can provide quality, one-on-one care that's...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Hughes Circle

    Avalon Memory Care - Hughes Circle

    13215 Hughes Circle, Dallas, TX 75240
    (4)
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    Avalon Memory Care - Hughes Circle is an Alzheimer's memory care community located in the city of Dallas in Collin county. For senior residents who seek to remain independent, Avalon Memory Care couldn't be better located. The Valley View Center is just one block away, offering almost unlimited...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Garland

    Avalon Memory Care - Garland

    1150 Colonel Drive, Garland, TX 75043
    (8)
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    At AVALON, we set ourselves apart from other residences with the level of care and compassion we show to our residents. Our care is unique in that we treat our residents as people with individual needs rather than grouping them as 'those with dementia.' After all, a lack of cognitive ability doesn't...

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  • Manchester Place Northwood Hills

    Manchester Place Northwood Hills

    7109 Spring Valley Rd, Dallas, TX 75254
    (4)
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    Welcome to Manchester Place a premier assisted living home that provides personalized care in a luxury residential environment. A Place that provides warm, compassionate care in comfortable surroundings. A Place that preserves personal choices, enhances dignity and shares stewardship. A Place where...

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  • Skyline Residential Homes

    Skyline Residential Homes

    1925 Toler Trail, Garland, TX 75043
    (9)
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    Skyline Residential Homes is fully dedicated to providing unparalleled services for the aging seniors within the local community of Garland and its surrounding areas. Since being established, it has been our top priority to provide a safe, secure, and warm environment where seniors can enjoy their...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Crestmere Drive

    Avalon Memory Care - Crestmere Drive

    6217 Crestmere Drive, Dallas, TX 75240
    (3)
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    SKILLED HANDS... CREATIVE MIND... COMPASSIONATE HEARTS That's what we deliver to ensure that our residents get the best in Alzheimer's care. We at AVALON consider them to be the basic tools of our trade. Since inception, we've been using our hands, minds and hearts, to care for people with a variety...

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  • Bethel Senior Care

    Bethel Senior Care

    3005 Club Hill Drive, Garland, TX 75043
    (25)
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    Bethel Senior Care is owned and managed by a registered nurse with close to 20 years of professional experience caring for seniors in hospital and nursing home settings. The staff are carefully screened before hiring to ensure they possess the needed education, experience and most of all love for...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - Quarterway Drive

    Avalon Memory Care - Quarterway Drive

    6908 Quarterway Drive, Dallas, TX 75248
    (4)
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    Avalon Memory Care - Quarterway Drive is an Alzheimer's memory care community located in Dallas, Texas in Collin county. This community located in the middle of a lovely residential section that has remarkably convenient access to a variety of services, shopping, dining, and recreation. For example,...

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  • St. Bernard Assisted Living

    St. Bernard Assisted Living

    6005 Blackberry Cir., Dallas, TX 75248
    (4)
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    3 large bedrooms furnished to cozy perfection. 2 baths, very spacious backyard nice covered smoking area. Nurse visits once a week Doctor visits once a month We offer care for Alzheimer's/dementia and residents with psychiatric history. Provide transportation to all doctor appointments as wells as...

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  • Garland Serenity Home

    Garland Serenity Home

    4626 Candlestick Dr, Garland, TX 75043
    (7)
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    Garland Serenity Home is a fully licensed Assisted Living & Memory Care Facility. Serving Dallas Metroplex families since 2015. Garland Serenity Home operates a elderly care facility, dedicated to providing a comfortable, friendly and family environment to our residents. We pride ourselves in giving...

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  • Griffin Homecare Haven

    1208 Whispering Circle, Dallas, TX 75241
    (1)
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    Griffin Homecare Haven is a senior care home located in Dallas, Texas, which is predominantly in Dallas County, but with small portions being location in Kaufman, Denton, Rockwall and Collin Counties. Dallas is famous for its history in the oil and cotton industries, and nowadays is a significant...

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  • Trinity Residential Care

    1427 Caravan Trail, Dallas, TX 75241
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    Trinity Residential Care is located in Dallas, TX in Dallas County. This residential care home is set in an area that is filled with things to do and see. Those who spend time in Dallas enjoy all that the city has to offer. Both residents and guests like checking out Frontiers of Flight Museum, Fair...

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  • Destiny Rose Residential Care

    1620 Glen Ave, Dallas, TX 75216
    (3)
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    Destiny Rose Residential Care Facility is here to help balance the physical, emotional and practical aspects of care for residents and their families need. Destiny Rose Residential Care Facility is a licensed Type A facility which means that all residents must be able to evacuate the resident in...

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  • Abby's Place LLC

    5819 Summerwood Drive, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (3)
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    Abby's Place LLC is located in Grand Prairie, TX, which is a part of Tarrant, Ellis, and Dallas Counties. This residential care home provides help to you in an area that is a southwestern suburb of the great city of Dallas. Those who spend time in Grand Prairie appreciate all that they can do and...

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  • Coles Residential Home

    1364 Gillette St., Dallas, TX 75217
    (1)
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    Coles Residential Home is a senior care home that is located in the large city of Dallas, TX and in Dallas county. The city of Dallas is known for its richness in history and in art. It is home to the famous Dealy Plaza, which is famous for being the location of the J.F.K. assassination. It is also...

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  • PBH Residential Care Homes/Colip House

    921 NW 9th Street, Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (11)
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    PBH Residential Care Homes- Colip House is a senior care home located in Grand Prairie, TX and serving the Dallas County region. Nestled between Mountain Creek Lake and Lake Viridian, it's located in a serene suburban area that is brimming with scenery. It's just a short walk from a grocery store...

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  • Courage Assisted Living Facility

    519 Red Coat Ln, Arlington, TX 76002
    (1)
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    Courage Assisted Living Facility is a senior residential care home that is located in the scenic city of Arlington, TX and in Tarrant county. Arlington is home to the large, beautiful Lake Arlington and the Parks at Arlington, a famous downtown shopping district. The group home setting is just a...

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  • Tender Care Home for Adults 2

    7200 George Finger, Arlington, TX 76002
    (6)
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    Tender Care Home for Adults 2 is located in Arlington, TX in Tarrant County. This residential care home provides the assistance that you are seeking in an area that is filled with things to do and see and also possesses a rich history. Those who spend time in Arlington enjoy checking out Top O'Hill...

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DeSoto, Texas

Care Homes

Residential care homes arrange for an intimate care for seniors. Residential care homes offer a domiciliary care environment with 24-hour staffing and personal support. This type of facility is akin to a single-family home. Services provided may include three meals a day, laundry, and transit. Texas has specific standards associated with this kind of facility.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a big influence in determining which care option meets the needs of you or your loved one. Monthly, the median rent in DeSoto is around $1,351 and the median home value for DeSoto is around $154,906. The rent burden for DeSoto is around 20.1% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In DeSoto, 8.3% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. In terms of education, 10.5% have a graduate degree, 28.5% have a college degree, and 21.4% have a high-school diploma. The current population of DeSoto consists of 53,568 people. DeSoto has a population density of 956 people per square mile. Based on gender, 46.5% are male and 53.5% are female. The median age of DeSoto is 40 years old. In DeSoto, 10.6% do not have health insurance, 5.3% consider themselves widows, 13.3% have some form of disability, and 69.5% participate in the labor force. Demographically, DeSoto is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.5% Asian, 0.1% Native American, 1.8% other or not specified, 2.2% mixed race, 26.1% white, 16.1% Hispanic, and 69.3% black.

State Information

An overview of Texas

Out of a national average of 100, Texas has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 89, and a housing index rating of 85. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Texas citizen is ranked 38th nation-wide. Additionally, Texas is ranked 37th by healthcare standards. There are 468 hospitals and 501 health centers that service a population of 28,701,845. Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Based on natural beauty, Texas ranks 40th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 35, and 24% of the population is over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 52% voted for the Republican candidate while 43% voted for the Democratic candidate. Forty-two percent of Texas residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 27,848 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Texas there are 1,292 masonic lodges. The state of Texas ranks 2nd in the country for diversity.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in Texas drops to around 48°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 75°F during the month of February. 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 82°F. The average high summer temperature is around 102°F in the month of June. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 56°F during the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Texas is around 65%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of February. On average, Texas has an air quality index rating of around 36.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 51.4 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Texas is around 31.68 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 7.44 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Texas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Texas can include tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Texas

The state of Texas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of blackbrush, small live oak, prickly pear (opuntia) cactus, and guajillo. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the rodents, the rabbits, the desert big horn sheep, or the bats. Some of the plants species native to the Texas region include live oak, perennial bunchgrasses, and post oak. The state animal of Texas is the nine-banded armadillo.