Intermittent home care consists of a multitude of services administered in in a home setting This care type can provide various medical services such as assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication, aid in self-administration of medication, and assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability. Home care offers a number of services including local transportation, assistance scheduling medical appointments, and housekeeping. Typically, home care providers review potential patients prior to admittance. This screening might include weight/nutritional status, health problems, and medication use. Also, services provided may involve companionship and therapy. Companion care may also afford your family member assistance doing laundry and with assistance managing tasks. Finally, companion care can provide your loved one with wellness services comprised of transfers from wheelchair to bed and assistance with ambulation.
Cost of Living
Monthly, the median rent in Glendora is $1,948 per month and the median home value in Glendora costs around $517,004. The rent burden for Glendora is around 23.3% of the average person’s monthly income.
Demographics and Values
In Glendora, 63.7% participate in the labor force, 7.1% do not have health insurance, 9.1% live in poverty, and 6.2% consider themselves widows. Glendora has a population density of 1,037 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Glendora consists of 52,445 people. In Glendora, 6.4% of the people are veterans. Based on gender, 49.1% are male and 50.9% are female. The median age of Glendora is 41 years old. In terms of education, 36.1% have a college degree, 18.9% have a high-school diploma, and 13.7% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Glendora is 31.8% Hispanic, 2.3% black, 10.2% other or not specified, 0.5% Native American, 10.9% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 69.7% white, and 6.3% mixed race.
An overview of California
There are 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 California residents. 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. Residents of California enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 5th in the United States. Overall, California ranks 19th in quality of life and 7th in healthcare compared to other US states. In terms of resources, California has a cost of living index of 138.7, a grocery index rating of 121.4, and a housing index rating of 227.3. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.
Social demographics of the state
The state of California ranks 1st in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 37, and 26% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religious values, 31% of California’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 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. In the last presidential election 62% of California residents voted Democrat and 32% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.04 inches of precipitation a month. 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. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8F during 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. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 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 western cypress, jojoba, California juniper, and service-berry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the snakes, the whales, the black bears, or the cougars. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.