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Senior housing types near Gretna, LA

  • LiveGood@Home Care LLC

    [email protected] Care LLC

    1500 Lafayette Street Suite 110, Gretna, LA 70053
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    [email protected] Care is a non-medical home care agency. As the owner, I Oniika Howard have been working with people, including seniors, since 1993 in settings ranging from nursing homes to in-home care. I love working with others, it's my passion. I've worked with many senior clients and family...

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  • NOLA @ Home Care

    NOLA @ Home Care

    3200 Ridgelake Drive, Suite 204, Metairie, LA 70002
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    NOLA @ Home Care provides in home care to our clients in the Greater New Orleans Area. Our company is owned and managed locally by Kim and Brian Flaherty. We have an outstanding care team with hundreds of years of experience serving others. Our office and training center is located in Metairie. ...

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  • Priority One Home Care

    Priority One Home Care

    232 Market St, Flowood, MS 39232
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    We are Priority One Home Care, and our company provides non medical home care to people of all ages who needs a helping hand. Our goal is to approach each client as we would a family member of our own family, going the extra mile to ensure proper care is provided. For many families just like yours,...

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  • Clara's Sitting Service

    2117 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Suite 228, Metairie, LA 70002
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  • Comfort Keepers of Metairie, LA

    3900 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
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  • Autumn Lake LLC

    11758 South Harrell's Ferry Rd Ste C, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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  • Comfort Keepers of Baton Rouge, LA

    4626 Jamestown Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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  • Senior Helpers - Hattiesburg, MS

    111 South 40th Ave. Suite 20, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
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  • Visiting Angels Hattiesburg

    509 S Main St, #20, Petal, MS 39465
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  • My Happy Seniors

    PO Box 186 Moffett Rd, Semmes, AL 36575
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  • In-Home Caregivers of Alabama

    11 North Water Street Suite 10290, Mobile, AL 36602
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  • Comfort Keepers of Alexandria, LA

    5615-F Jackson Street, Alexandria, LA 71301
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  • Home Helpers Home Care of Pensacola

    2420 E Olive Rd, Ste C, Pensacola, FL 32514
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Gretna, Louisiana

Home Care

Intermittent home care consists of many services that can be provided in in a residential setting This type of care offers multiple services including short-term nursing care, tracheostomy care, and assistance scheduling medical appointments. This type of care can provide various medical services including assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication, assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, and aid in self-administration of medication. A majority of home care services review potential patients before entry. This screening might include health problems, skin problems, and medication use. Additionally, care services offered may involve help with household chores and ventilator care. Home care may also provide your loved one help going grocery shopping and with diet choices. Finally, home-maker care can provide your family member with health services comprised of monitoring vitals and transfers from wheelchair to bed.

Cost of Living

The rent burden for Gretna is about 19.4% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Gretna is about $175,611 and the median price for rent is around $909 a month.

Demographics and Values

In Gretna, 7.0% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Racially, the population of Gretna is 0.7% Native American, 0.9% Asian, 35.9% black, 0.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 54.5% white, 14.8% Hispanic, 6.3% other or not specified, and 1.2% mixed race. Of the population of Gretna 33.9% have a high-school diploma, 18.5% have a college degree, and 5.9% have a graduate degree. In Gretna, 14.1% do not have health insurance, 18.2% have some form of disability, 6.9% consider themselves widows, and 58.4% participate in the labor force. The current population of Gretna consists of 17,935 people. Gretna has a population density of 1,726 people per square mile. Based on gender, 49.4% are female and 50.6% are male. The median age of Gretna is 38 years old.

State Information

An overview of Louisiana

Out of a national average of 100, Louisiana has a cost of living index rating of 94, a grocery index rating of 100, and a housing index rating of 87. The natural beauty of Louisiana is ranked 50th in the nation. In total, Louisiana has 158 general hospitals and 178 health centers that provide care for 4,649,163 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mercy Regional Medical Center, Park Place Surgical Hospital, and Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Louisiana citizen is ranked 50th nation-wide. Additionally, Louisiana is ranked 45th by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 58% voted for the Republican candidate while 38% voted for the Democratic candidate. Forty-six percent of Louisiana residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 5,841 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-27%, Mainline Protestant-8%, and Historically Black Protestant-22%. In Louisiana there are 421 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Louisiana ranks 23rd in the nation. The state has a median age of 37 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Louisiana is around 4.95 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 8.58 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 51°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 67°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 31°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 81°F. The average high summer temperature is around 94°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66°F in the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Louisiana is around 74%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 78%. The average air quality index rating in Louisiana is 37.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.3 AQI. While residents of Louisiana mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Louisiana can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Louisiana

The state of Louisiana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of bald cypress, gulf coast yucca, louisiana phlox, and silverbell tree. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the waterfowl, the nutria, the civet cats, or the turkey.