Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Home Care Agencies. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 58 Home Care Agencies in Tulsa and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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Right at Home helps seniors and others remain living independently in the privacy and comfort of their own homes. We help by arranging for trained, bonded and insured caregivers in their homes for as little as a few hours up to 24 hour a day service.We also provide your loved ones with sitters...
Home care, or in-home care, provides compassion and help for seniors who need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) and wish to remain in their homes. Levels of care vary by need and can include companionship, meal prep, cleaning, transportation, and help with ADLs like bathing and dressing. Home care aides are trained to understand the nuances of senior care but generally aren’t licensed to provide medical services.
The median monthly cost of in-home care is $4,481 in Tulsa and about $4,242 for the state of Oklahoma, according to Genworth.
A Place for Mom’s local Senior Living Advisors can help find the right home care in Tulsa for you or your loved one.
Overall, the cost of living in Tulsa is considered to be much cheaper than the national average. The cost-of-living index and the grocery index are rated ten points lower than the national average ranking. All index scores are based on a scale with the national average set at 100.
There are 13 general hospitals that provide emergency care and other medical services to the city of Tulsa. The top-rated hospitals in Tulsa include:
Tulsa has a humid subtropical climate according to the Koppen Climate Classification guide. The summers in the city tend to be hot and muggy while the winters are cold and windy. The city experiences light overcast cloud cover year round. On average, the humidity level for Tulsa is roughly 68%. The humidity levels are often highest during the month of May at about 72%.
Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.
The city of Tulsa tends to lean liberal in most elections. The city has a number of universities and a large number of young people. The surrounding Tulsa County is notably conservative with a more rural and suburban population.
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Tulsa is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community can participate in public life without fear of bigotry or discrimination.
Located on the banks of the Arkansas River at the foothills of the Ozarks, Tulsa is an all-American boom town located in the middle of the heartland. The city was once the largest oil producing city in America. This is reflected in the extravagant 20th century art deco architecture that was built during the oil boom. There are many opportunities in the city for those who love performing arts, being the home of the nationally recognized Tulsa Ballet and the Tulsa Opera. The largest performing arts center in the city is the BOK Center which has seating for over 19,000 people.
As one of Oklahoma’s largest cities, Tulsa is filled with many museums and other cultural attractions. The Philbrook Museum of Art is located in an Italian-style villa that was once owned by a wealthy oil magnate. The Gilcrease Museum houses the world’s largest collection of art depicting the American West. The Oklahoma Aquarium features eight permanent exhibits including habitats for invertebrates, Oklahoma species, Ozark species, a coral reef, and sharks.
Tulsa is considered by many to be the start of the famed Route 66 and there are interesting roadside attractions that are within relative proximity to the city. One such popular attraction is the Blue Whale of Catoosa located just outside of Tulsa. A popular destination for outdoor recreation is the Gathering Place – a large, public open space with a number of attractions including the Chapman Adventure Playground, a boathouse, outdoor sports courts, a wetland pond and garden, and numerous walking trails.
Public transportation in the area is provided by the Metropolitan Tulsa Transit Authority which operates 21 regular routes and 4 night routes. The city has transit hubs at the Memorial Midtown Station in Midtown Tulsa and at the Denver Avenue Station on 319 Street South.