As families search for senior living, Arkansas should stand out for those seeking a mild climate, affordable living costs, and plenty of natural beauty and outdoor activities.
Arkansas — known as “The Natural State” for its abundance of lakes, rivers, and forests — sits in a geographical transition zone between the Deep South and the Midwest, and features the best of both regions. Winters are short without extreme cold, and the Ozarks stretch down into the state’s northern counties. Here you’ll find gems such as Eureka Springs, the artistic oasis in the hills surrounding Beaver Lake, along with Ozark National Forest and the Buffalo National River. But it’s the Ouachita Mountains and healing waters of Hot Springs National Park of central Arkansas that attract most of the state’s tourists. Arkansas is also home to the small but diverse cities of Fayetteville and Little Rock, both of which are college towns with enough options and activities to cater to anyone’s interests.
The median monthly cost of home care in Arkansas is about $3,600, according to Genworth. A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Advisors can provide you with a list of home care providers in Arkansas to help you find one that fits your needs and budget.
506B Hwy 65N, McGehee, AR 71654
309 N. Myrtle St., Warren, AR 71671
8608 Dollarway Rd. Suite E, White Hall, AR 71602
620 W Bolling Ave, Monticello, AR 71655
3104 Catalpa, Suite 15, Pine Bluff, AR 71603
Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:
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