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Senior housing types near Fort Scott, KS

  • Comfort Keepers of Overland Park, KS

    Comfort Keepers of Overland Park, KS

    8249 W 95th Street Suite 109, Overland Park, KS 66212
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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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  • Griswold Home Care - Overland Park

    Griswold Home Care - Overland Park

    3861 West 95th Street, Overland Park, KS 66206
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    “It’s not a job for me, it’s a way of life” In January of 1982, former geriatric counselor Jean Griswold received bitter news. Her husband, Presbyterian minister Dr. Lincoln Griswold informed her that an elderly woman in their parish had died because she could not nd someone to help her with daily...

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  • Premier Custom Care, LLC - Prairie Village

    Premier Custom Care, LLC - Prairie Village

    7301 Mission, Suite 328, Prairie Village, KS 66208
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    A More Personalized Approach For Senior Living Our goal is to keep those who need care in a comfortable environment that's safer and easier than ever before. > Transitional Care > In-Home Care > Hospice Support / End-of-Life Care > Respite Care > Alzheimer's & Dementia Care >...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Tulsa, OK

    Home Instead Senior Care - Tulsa, OK

    4148 E 51st St, Tulsa, OK 74135
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    Our motto "To us, it's personal®" is more than just words. It's a principle that permeates everything we do. It guides us as we provide personalized care, build relationships, and enhance the lives of seniors and their families’ right here Tulsa, OK. We've been there. We understand. Neither giving...

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  • Nurse Next Door - Broken Arrow, OK

    1175 South Aspen Avenue, Broken Arrow, OK 74012
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    Senior home care that's safer, happier, and less expensive. We make it possible for seniors to live in their own home. Nurse Next Door’s extraordinary family of nurses and caregivers can take care of your loved one so you can get back to being a daughter or son. Age shouldn’t get in the way....

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  • Comfort Keepers of Tulsa, OK

    Comfort Keepers of Tulsa, OK

    4815 S. Harvard Suite 635, Tulsa, OK 74135
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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 is dedicated to providing the kind of non-medical in-home care that helps to enrich...

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  • BrightStar Care Wichita East

    BrightStar Care Wichita East

    505 S. Broadway Ste 205, Wichita, KS 67202
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    Life is so much more than a to-do list. It's a series of moments with the people we love, making memories that make up a lifetime. BrightStar understands this, and is committed to making more of those moments possible in the lives of those we care for. We created BrightStar because we once needed...

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  • Elder Care Of Kansas City

    Elder Care Of Kansas City

    7945 State Line Rd # B, Kansas City, MO 64114
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  • Touching Hearts at Home

    Touching Hearts at Home

    109 1/2 W Main St, Ste 208, McPherson, KS 67460
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  • Senior Services Options

    16503 Fairway Rd, Belton, MO 64012
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  • BrightStar Care® Overland Park/Johnson County

    8730 BOURGADE ST Ste 200, Lenexa, KS 66219
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  • Madison Health LLC

    10000 W 75th St Ste 200, Overland Park, KS 66204
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  • Sutton In-Home Senior Care

    1736 East Sunshine Street, Suite 501, Springfield, MO 65804
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  • Right at Home - Springfield, MO

    1927 South National Ave., Ste. C, Springfield, MO 65804
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  • FirstLight HomeCare of Kansas City Northland

    7280 NW 87th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64153
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  • Preferred Care At Home-Greater Kansas City Missouri

    10313 North Harrison Court, Kansas City, MO 64155
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  • Superior Senior Care of Rogers, AR

    104 N. 37th St. Suite A, Rogers, AR 72756
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  • Superior Senior Care of Fayetteville, AR

    2208 Main Dr., Fayetteville, AR 72704
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  • Excell Private Care Services - Tulsa, OK

    4821 S. Sheridan Road Suite 210, Tulsa, OK 74145
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  • Omni Home Care

    4052 Farmstead, Bel Aire, KS 67220
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  • Comfort Keepers of Salina, KS

    121 E Walnut Street, Salina, KS 67401
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Fort Scott, Kansas

Home Care

Home health aide service offers various services administered in the privacy of your own home. This care type can provide various medical services including assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, aid in self-administration of medication, and assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication. Most home care services screen potential clients before entry. This screening might include medication use, health problems, and ADLs abilities. Home care offers a number of services including laundry, short-term nursing care, and assistance using mobility/assistive devices. Also, services provided will comprise meal preperation and long-term nursing care. Non-medical home care may also provide your loved one help doing laundry and with meal preperation. Finally, in-home care can provide your loved one with wellness services such as assistance with ambulation and monitoring vitals.

Cost of Living

The median home value in Fort Scott costs around $65,246 and the median cost for rent is around $558 a month. The rent burden for Fort Scott is about 16.9% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 17.3% have a college degree, 30.3% have a high-school diploma, and 6.1% have a graduate degree. In Fort Scott, 7.2% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 53.9% are female and 46.1% are male. The median age of Fort Scott is 38 years old. The current population of Fort Scott consists of 7,628 people and in total the Fort Scott metro area has a population of 7,813. Fort Scott has a population density of 544 people per square mile. Demographically, Fort Scott is 90.4% white, 4.7% black, 2.8% Hispanic, 0.6% Native American, 2.4% mixed race, 0.4% other or not specified, 1.6% Asian, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Out of the total population of Fort Scott, 21.8% have some form of disability, 53.9% participate in the labor force, 9.9% do not have health insurance, and 18.7% live in poverty.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

Out of a national average of 100, Kansas has a cost of living index rating of 90, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 74. The natural beauty of Kansas is ranked 8th in the nation. There are 144 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 2,912,321 Kansas residents. University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Kansas citizen is ranked 22nd nation-wide. Additionally, Kansas is ranked 33rd by standards of healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Kansas ranks 25th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Kansas, 37% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 4,782 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Kansas there are 279 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 36% of Kansas residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. In Kansas, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.73 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.55 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 72%. During the winter, the average temperature in Kansas drops to around 32°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Kansas is around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54°F in the month of June. On average, Kansas has an air quality index rating of around 36.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 46.4 AQI. While residents of Kansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Kansas can include tornados, floods, and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Kansas

The state of Kansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of chestnut oak, siberian elm, pawpaw, and sassafras. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the skink, the beaver, the woodchuck, or the muskrat. The state animal of Kansas is the American buffalo.