Companion care consists of various services that can be administered in in a residential setting This care type can provide various medical services such as aid in self-administration of medication, opening container lids, and retrieving medication from secured storage. A majority of home care services review potential seniors before admittance. This screening might include ADLs abilities, health problems, and medication use. Home care provides a number of services including assistance using mobility/assistive devices, short-term nursing care, and assistance scheduling medical appointments. Furthermore, services offered can involve companionship and meal preparation. Senior home care may also provide your loved one help bathing and with assistance managing tasks. Finally, companion care can support your family member with wellness services including monitoring vitals and transfers from bed to wheelchair.
Cost of Living
Davis has a median home value of $593,245 and the median cost of rent is $1,901 per month. The rent burden for Davis is about 16.6% of the average person’s monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Demographically, Davis is 4.6% other or not specified, 0.2% Native American, 63.8% white, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 22.0% Asian, 6.6% mixed race, 14.2% Hispanic, and 2.5% black. Davis has a population density of 2,693 people per square mile. Of the population of Davis 43.7% have a graduate degree, 73.7% have a college degree, and 7.2% have a high-school diploma. In Davis, 3.5% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Davis, 6.8% have some form of disability, 4.2% do not have health insurance, 29.1% live in poverty, and 2.8% are widowed. Based on gender, 51.9% are female and 48.1% are male. The median age of Davis is 26 years old.
An overview of California
Out of a national average of 100, California has a cost of living index rating of 139, a grocery index rating of 121, and a housing index rating of 227. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation. Overall, California ranks 19th in quality of life and 7th in healthcare compared to other US states. In total, California has 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 citizens. Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Santa Monica’s UCLA Medical Center & Orthopedic Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.
Social demographics of the state
The state of California ranks 1st in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In California, 31% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 23,558 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 37 and 26% of its population being over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 62% of California residents voted Democrat and 32% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
The average air quality index rating in California is 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 8F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 116F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.26 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. On average, the humidity rating for California is around 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in California
The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of sequoia, jojoba, chamise, and western cypress. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the snakes, the whales, the coyotes, or the black bears. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.