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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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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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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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If you or a loved one wants to age in the comfort of your own home, home care in Little Rock, AR can offer personal assistance in a familiar setting. Whether an older adult needs more basic elderly home care services in Little Rock – like help with housekeeping, cooking, and transportation – or requires medical care, A Place for Mom can help.

Find the best home care agencies in Little Rock to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Little Rock home hospice care. Personalized home care in Little Rock can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 29 options for accredited home care in Little Rock, AR, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

We are also serving Home Care in surrounding neighborhoods like Reservoir, Heights, and South Little Rock. You may also consider nearby communities such as Cabot, Conway or Hot Springs.

Home Care Facilities near Little Rock, AR

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Home Instead - Conway, AR

7 Beaver Fork Road, Conway, AR 72032

3.0
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Whether you are looking for someone to help you or a loved one a few hours a week or need more comprehensive assistance, Home Instead Senior Care can help.Services are available up to 24 hours per day. Our CAREGivers are trained, bonded, insured, and screened.Serving: Faulkner, Perry, Conway,...

Not Home Alone Aftercare

2015 Main St, North Little Rock, AR 72114

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Comfort Keepers of Benton

1920 Congo Rd. Suite B, Benton, AR 72015

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We Are Comfort Keepers™ Our Family Is Here To Give Comfort To Your Family. Nothing is more important than helping people to live, independent and dignified lives within the comfort of their own homes. Comfort Keepers has been dedicated to providing the kind of non-medical in-home care that helps...

Quality Senior Care

8641 Steel Bridge Rd, Benton, AR 72015

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Carelink

810 3rd St, Conway, AR 72032

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Julia

PO Box 10392, Conway, AR 72034

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Grant County Area Agency

811 E Center St, Sheridan, AR 72150

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Care Network

3104 Catalpa, Suite 15, Pine Bluff, AR 71603

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Gentiva Health Svc

1850 Higdon Ferry Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913

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What is home care?

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:

  • Help with personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Mobility assistance
  • Laundry
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Nutritious meals
  • Incontinence care and toileting
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Services for seniors in Little Rock, Arkansas

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Senior activities

In Little Rock, Arkansas, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Little Rock, Arkansas, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Transportation

Little Rock is fairly car dependent, meaning seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in Little Rock include bus routes and streetcar lines. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Little Rock has somewhat limited biking infrastructure and is not particularly walkable.

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Health care

Little Rock offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has several hospitals, including UAMS Medical Center and Baptist Health Medical Center.

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Senior activities

The largest city in Arkansas as well as the state capital, Little Rock is a small urban center located in the center of the state. Little Rock is home to the University of Arkansas which oversees the University of Arkansas Medical Center. Seniors looking to retire in Little Rock can enjoy a multitude of museums, parks, theaters, and historic sites that create ample opportunities for in-town exploration.

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Home Care Agencies in Little Rock, AR

Home care, or in-home care, is a service which offers compassion and help to seniors who need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) and wish to remain in their homes. Levels of care vary according to need, and can include companionship, meal prep, cleaning, and transportation, and help with ADLs like bathing and dressing. Home care aides are trained to understand the nuances of senior care but generally aren’t licensed to provide medical services.

Cost of Home Care Agencies in Little Rock, AR

The median monthly cost of in-home care is about $3,813 in Little Rock, and $3,623 in the state of Arkansas, according to Genworth.

A Place for Mom’s local Senior Living Advisors can help find the perfect home care provider in Little Rock for you or your loved one.

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Cost of Living

The cost of living in Little Rock often ranks lower than the national average. Little Rock is a smaller city which still has plenty to offer in the way of convenience and activity, and it can be a great destination choice to save on living costs compared to larger metropolitan areas. All index ratings are based on a system where a score of 100 represents the cost of the national average.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Health care index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
83 96 86 $995 16.8% $159,269 $46,409 None

Local Hospitals

The Little Rock area is home to a number of highly-rated hospitals, and the following are often ranked among the region’s best:

  • UAMS Medical Center – UAMS is a Level 1 Trauma Center and teaching hospital in Little Rock, affiliated with the University of Arkansas. The UAMS campus covers 84 acres and consists of 25 buildings focusing on different specialties. The hospital is most highly regarded in the fields of cancer care, otolaryngology, diabetes treatment, and orthopaedics.
  • CHI St. Vincent Infirmary – CHI St. Vincent is part of the Catholic Health Initiative network, which operates hospitals in 18 states. This particular community has served the Little Rock area since 1888 and includes approximately 1,000 medical staff members on board. Specialties at CHI St. Vincent include cancer and heart care, women’s health, and radiology.
  • Arkansas Heart Hospital – The “premiere cardiac hospital in the state of Arkansas,” Arkansas Heart Hospital provides a wide spectrum of heart-related care. They also offer diabetes care and endocrinology, as well as vascular health services.

Weather and Climate

The climate of Little Rock is considered humid subtropical, and consists of hot, humid summers and short, occasionally cool winters. Little Rock experiences rainy seasons throughout spring and late autumn. On average, the humidity level for Little Rock is about 56.3%, often peaking in January at around 64%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
81°F 93°F (July) 68°F (June) 43°F 56°F (February) 30°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
49 (good) 60 in december (moderate)

The peak air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4” 5” (November) 3.5”

Demographics and Values

The largest city in Arkansas as well as the state capital, Little Rock is a small urban center located in the center of the state. Little Rock is home to the University of Arkansas which oversees UAMS, the University of Arkansas Medical Center – one of the state’s largest employers. Little Rock is fairly youthful, with a median age of 36 years old. Politics in Little Rock lean a little more toward the left of the spectrum compared to much of the conservative South – Democrats won Pulaski County in the 2016 presidential election by over 17%.

2016 Presidential Election

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
56.1% 38.3% 5.6%

Population Statistics

Population density Population trend
643 people per square mile Shrinking at a rate of 0.13%

Age

Median 0-18 18-24 25-44 45-64 65+
36 24.7% 10% 31.7% 22% 11.6%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
22.5% 40.4% 16.4%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
3.1% 41.7% 7.3% 0.2% 0.1% 45.7% 2.4%

Crime

Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
67 14.6

Miscellaneous

Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Veterans
65% 13.2% 7.4%

Little Rock is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Many people in Little Rock hold traditional family values in high regard and may be biased towards members of the LGBTQ+ community.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Despite its small size, Little Rock still has plenty going on. The city is home to enough museums, parks, theaters, and historic sites to keep you busy for a long time. The Arkansas Art Center is the largest art museum in the state, and contains works by noted artists such as Van Gogh, Andrew Wyeth, and Pablo Picasso, as well as plenty of contemporary work. The museum also teaches classes in ceramics, drawing, jewelry making, woodworking, and more. Also noteworthy is the Arkansas Repertory Theater, the longest-running non-profit theater in Arkansas. Known locally as “The Rep,” the theater hosts about 200 shows a year, performing classic productions as well as world premiers, and has been known to draw over 70,000 patrons yearly.

For those interested in history, the Quapaw Quarter is a must-see Little Rock destination. Named for the region’s native Quapaw people, this section of the city consists of hundreds of buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, dating back to the 1800s, and includes examples of architecture in Victorian, Antebellum, and Craftsman styles. Downtown Little Rock is also home to the William J. Clinton presidential center, a library, museum, and park dedicated to the 42nd president of the United States. It includes a number of artifacts from Clinton’s presidency and displays full-size replicas of the Oval Office and Cabinet Room during his time in office.

Transportation

Little Rock’s public transportation options are covered by the Rock Region Metro. The Metro runs a bus system which is in operation 7 days a week, except for certain holidays. The city also has two streetcar lines. Most transit lines are in operation from early morning hours until nighttime, and cover a wide portion of the city. Discounted fares are offered to seniors 65 years of age and older and persons with disabilities.

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