Home health aide service consists of numerous services administered in in a residential setting Home care provides a number of services including laundry, local transportation, and assistance using mobility/assistive devices. Most home care providers screen potential seniors before entry. This screening might include weight/nutritional status, ADLs abilities, and skin problems. This care type can provide various medical services including retrieving medication from secured storage, opening container lids, and assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication. Also, care services provided may include companionship and therapy. In-home care may also provide your family member assistance going grocery shopping and with diet choices. Finally, non-medical home care can support your family member with health services such as transfers from wheelchair to bed and assistance with ambulation.
Cost of Living
The median home value in Monette is about $81,489 and the median cost for rent is around $504 a month. The rent burden for Monette is about 10.8% of the average person’s monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Demographically, Monette is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.9% Hispanic, 1.4% mixed race, 0.1% Native American, 0.0% other or not specified, 0.0% Asian, 98.3% white, and 0.2% black. Of the population of Monette 39.9% have a high-school diploma, 10.6% have a college degree, and 1.7% have a graduate degree. Monette has a population density of 109 people per square mile. The total population of Monette consists of 1,593 people. Out of the total population of Monette, 8.9% do not have health insurance, 29.2% have some form of disability, 12.0% live in poverty, and 14.8% are widows. Based on gender, 48.4% are male and 51.6% are female. The median age of Monette is 50 years old. In Monette, 6.9% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces.
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. There are 88 hospitals and 130 health centers that service a population of 3,024,692. The three highest ranked hospitals in Arkansas are Arkansas Heart Hospital, Llc, Arkansas Surgical Hospital, and Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas. Arkansas is ranked 45th in quality of life and 49th in healthcare. 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 terms of religious values, 41% of Arkansas’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 6,697 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-46%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Arkansas there are 361 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 34% of Arkansas residents voted Democrat and 61% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
During the summer, the average temperature in Arkansas is around 79F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 60F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 41F. The average high winter temperature is around 60F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 22F in the month of January. 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. Arkansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 73% in the month of May. 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. 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) tornadoes.
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 Mexican juniper, mink, cypresses, and hickory. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the armadillo, the mourning dove, the bobwhite quail, or the black bears. The state animal of Arkansas is the white-tailed deer.