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Senior housing types near Ames, IA

  • Home Care Assistance Des Moines - Johnston

    Home Care Assistance Des Moines - Johnston

    9250 University Ave, Ste 116, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    At Home Care Assistance, we are passionate about helping seniors live well in their own homes. We believe that older adults should be able to lead fulfilling lives regardless of their physical or mental limitations. Our elders have so much to offer the world, and should be treasured even as they...

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  • Golden Heart Senior Care - Des Moines

    Golden Heart Senior Care - Des Moines

    3812 Wolcott Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310
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    The Golden Heart Hallmark is that we value our Clients. Our focus is to provide you or your loved one with the highest quality care with compassion, dignity and respect. It's our mission to empower our clients and caregivers to work as a team, which keeps your loved one feeling independent and...

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  • Home Care Assistance of the Cedar Valley - Cedar Falls, IA

    Home Care Assistance of the Cedar Valley - Cedar Falls, IA

    6301 University Ave #1125B, Cedar Falls, IA 50613
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    Home Care Assistance of the Cedar Valley opened in September of 2017 with owners that have a strong passion and commitment to keeping people safe in their own homes for as long as possible. We are able to achieve this with our high level of quality care, our passionate and experienced caregivers and...

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  • SYNERGY Home Care-Cedar Rapids

    SYNERGY Home Care-Cedar Rapids

    1239 1st Ave SE, Suite D, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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    We are the Cedar Rapids and surrounding communities' premier provider of home care services continually striving to offer our clients the highest quality of life and independence attainable. Our success starts by treating each of our clients and caregivers with the dignity and respect they deserve.

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  • Caring Senior Service of Omaha

    Caring Senior Service of Omaha

    1045 N 115th St. Ste 150, Omaha, NE 68154
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    We understand that lifestyles may change with age, but the ability to maintain a safe, independent life doesn't have to. That is why Caring Senior Service provides GreatCare. Our GreatCare method addresses the three most important areas of concern; quality caregivers, care solutions and active...

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  • Synergy HomeCare of Omaha

    Synergy HomeCare of Omaha

    5017 Leavenworth St #2, Omaha, NE 68106
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    If you're like most people, you're looking for the best care available for yourself and your family. As your loved ones experience the physical and emotional effects of aging such as memory-related disorders, illness or injury, you're seeking assurance that their safety, comfort, dignity and...

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  • Comfort Keepers of La Crosse, WI

    Comfort Keepers of La Crosse, WI

    2951 South 21st Place, La Crosse, WI 54601
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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 to...

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  • Home Care Assistance Minneapolis

    Home Care Assistance Minneapolis

    3515 W. 70th Street, Edina, MN 55435
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    Home Care Assistance, Edina's leading provider of in-home senior care, provides premier care at home. Founded by a Certified Geriatric Care Manager and PhD Clinical Psychologist, Home Care Assistance rigorously screens and trains caregivers in its exclusive Balanced Care Method™. This Method centers...

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  • A Plus Home Care Services - Ankeny, IA

    2301 West First Street, Ankeny, IA 50023
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  • Acti-Kare of Des Moines, IA

    1497 NW 66th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313
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  • Right at Home - Des Moines, IA

    2600 University Ave. Suite 210, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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  • Hope Home Care & Transport

    3718 SW 31st Street, Des Monies, IA 50321
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  • Home Sweet Home Care

    183 Old Wilmot Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583
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  • Seniors Helping Seniors SE Minnesota

    1604 Second Avenue NW, Austin, MN 55912
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  • A Place At Home

    11310 Davenport St, Omaha, NE 68154
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  • Promedcare

    1900 E. Military Avenue, Suite #226, Fremont, NE 68025
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  • Home Helpers & Direct Link - Davenport, IA

    4571 Sheridan Street, Davenport, IA 52806
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  • Visiting Angels of Lincoln, NE

    3120 O St #A, Lincoln, NE 68510
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  • Sunlight Senior Care

    1200 N St., Lincoln, NE 68508
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  • Synergy HomeCare - Burnsville

    2999 Country Rd 42 West Suite 200, Burnsville, MN 55306
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  • Golden Heart Senior Care

    6001 Egan Dr Suite #160, Savage, MN 55378
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  • Brightstar Care - Savage, MN

    7460 S. Park Dr., Savage, MN 55378
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  • Right at Home - Sioux Falls, SD

    601 S. Cliff Avenue Suite C, Sioux Falls, SD 57104
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  • Unveiling Health LLC

    4660 Slater Rd Ste 230, Eagan, MN 55122
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  • Visiting Angels- Sioux Falls, SD

    5024 S Bur Oak Place #210, Sioux Falls, SD 57108
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  • Preferred Care At Home-Greater Kansas City Missouri

    10313 North Harrison Court, Kansas City, MO 64155
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  • FirstLight HomeCare of Kansas City Northland

    7280 NW 87th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64153
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  • Vaimar Home Health Care

    4845 Ferncroft Dr, Excelsior, MN 55331
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Ames, Iowa

Home Care

Assistive home care offers the luxury of a wide range of services that can be provided in the privacy of your home. This care type can provide various medical services including aid in self-administration of medication, assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication, and opening container lids. In-home care offers multiple services including assistance using mobility/assistive devices, laundry, and short-term nursing care. Most home care agencies screen potential clients prior to admittance. This screening might include medication use, health problems, and ADLs abilities. Additionally, care services offered will include rehabilitative services and ventilator care. Companion care may also provide your loved one assistance going grocery shopping and with diet choices. Finally, home health aide services can support your loved one with wellness services comprised of assistance with ambulation and monitoring vitals.

Cost of Living

The rent burden for Ames is about 13.8% of the average person's monthly income. Ames has a median home value of $185,653 and the median cost of rent is around $1,079 per month per month.

Demographics and Values

Ames has a population density of 935 people per square mile. In Ames, 4.0% of the people are veterans of the United States military. In terms of education, 31.4% have a graduate degree, 13.3% have a high-school diploma, and 62.7% have a college degree. Based on gender, 53.3% are male and 46.7% are female. The median age of Ames is 23 years old. In Ames, 29.3% live in poverty, 64.2% participate in the labor force, 6.0% have some form of disability, and 4.5% do not have health insurance. Demographically, Ames is 2.7% black, 3.5% Hispanic, 3.3% mixed race, 0.2% Native American, 10.2% Asian, 83.0% white, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.5% other or not specified.

State Information

An overview of Iowa

Iowa is ranked 14th in quality of life and 20th in healthcare. There are 120 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 3,168,703 Iowa residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Iowa are Mercy Hospital, St. Lukes Hospital, Mercy Medical Center, and – Cedar Rapids. Based on natural beauty, Iowa ranks 32nd in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, Iowa has a cost of living index rating of 92, a grocery index rating of 96, and a housing index rating of 80.

Social demographics of the state

In Iowa, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38. In terms of religious values, 36% of Iowa's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 5,107 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-28%, Mainline Protestant-30%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Iowa there are 289 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 51% of Iowa residents voted Republican and 42% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Iowa ranks 43rd in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

Iowa experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.46 inches. On average, the state receives 2.93 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Iowa is 41.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 53.8 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 72°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 55°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 22°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 40°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 4°F during the month of January. While residents of Iowa mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Iowa can include floods earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Iowa

The state of Iowa has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of pink lady's slipper, cinnamon ferns , tumblegrass, and arrowgrass. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the black wolf, the bear, the coyote, or the porcupine. The state animal of Iowa is the Eastern goldfinch.