Home health aide service offers the luxury of many services provided in in a residential setting This type of care offers a number of services including local transportation, tracheostomy care, and assistance using mobility/assistive devices. Most home care providers screen potential clients prior to admittance. This screening might include medication use, weight/nutritional status, and ADLs abilities. This type of care can provide various medical services including opening container lids, assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, and assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication. Furthermore, care services provided can include long-term nursing care and meal preperation. Senior home care may also provide your family member help with assistance managing tasks and with meal preperation. Finally, assistive home care can support your loved one with health services such as transfers from wheelchair to bed and transfers from bed to wheelchair.
Cost of Living
The rent burden for Brinkley is about 11.3% of the average monthly income. Brinkley has a median home value of about $62,059 and the median cost of rent is about $445 per month.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total population of Brinkley, 56.4% participate in the labor force, 9.4% consider themselves widows, 11.0% do not have health insurance, and 31.2% live in poverty. Based on gender, 55.9% are female and 44.1% are male. The median age of Brinkley is 43 years old. In Brinkley, 6.2% of the citizens are veterans. Of the population of Brinkley 7.9% have a college degree, 42.9% have a high-school diploma, and 2.7% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Brinkley is 46.3% white, 4.3% Hispanic, 0.0% other or not specified, 48.7% black, 0.0% Native American, 3.7% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 1.3% Asian. Brinkley has a population density of 184 people per square mile. The current population of Brinkley consists of 2,152 people and in total the Brinkley metro area has a population of 2,714.
An overview of Arkansas
Out of a national average of 100, Arkansas has a cost of living index rating of 88, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 74. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Arkansas citizen is ranked 45th nation-wide. Additionally, Arkansas is ranked 49th by standards of healthcare. In total, Arkansas has 88 general hospitals and 130 health centers that provide care for 3,024,692 citizens. Arkansas Heart Hospital, Llc, Arkansas Surgical Hospital, and Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Residents of Arkansas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 19th in the United States.
Social demographics of the state
The state of Arkansas ranks 33rd in the country for diversity. In the most recent presidential election, 61% of Arkansas residents voted Republican and 34% voted Democrat. In Arkansas, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38. Forty-one percent of Arkansas residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 6,697 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-46%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Arkansas there are 361 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.85 inches. On average, the state receives 4.23 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of May at around 73%. On average, Arkansas has an air quality index rating of around 38.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Arkansas drops to around 41Â°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 60Â°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 22Â°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79Â°F. The average high summer temperature is around 95Â°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 60Â°F in the month of June. While residents of Arkansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Arkansas can include earthquakes (moderate) tornados.
Wildlife to be found in Arkansas
The state of Arkansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of tulip trees, mexican juniper, pine, and mink. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bobwhite quail, the armadillo, the catfish, or the white-tailed deer. The state animal of Arkansas is the white-tailed deer.