Homemaker care offers a variety of different services provided in in a home setting A majority of home care providers screen potential seniors before entry. This screening might include weight/nutritional status, skin problems, and medication use. In-home care offers multiple services including short-term nursing care, housekeeping, and assistance using mobility/assistive devices. This care type can provide various medical services such as assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, opening container lids, and retrieving medication from secured storage. Furthermore, care services offered will involve therapy and companionship. Assistive home care may also provide your family member help with meal preparation and doing laundry. Finally, senior home care can support your loved one with services including transfers from wheelchair to bed and transfers from bed to wheelchair.
Cost of Living
The rent burden for Ontario is around 17.9% of the average person's monthly income. Ontario has a median home value of $112,035 and the median cost of rent is around $738 per month.
Demographics and Values
Racially, the population of Ontario is 9.3% other or not specified, 42.8% Hispanic, 2.0% Asian, 0.7% Native American, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.5% mixed race, 82.9% white, and 0.4% black. Out of the total city population, 53.7% are female and 46.3% are male. The median age of Ontario is 33 years old. Of the population of Ontario 5.1% have a graduate degree, 29.3% have a high-school diploma, and 13.8% have a college degree. Out of the total population of Ontario, 20.6% have some form of disability, 7.3% are widows, 57.4% participate in the labor force, and 35.2% live in poverty. In Ontario, 7.0% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Ontario has a population density of 822 people per square mile.
An overview of Oregon
Residents of Oregon enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 30th in the United States. Overall, Oregon ranks 27th out of all states in quality of life and 17th in healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, Oregon has a cost of living index rating of 131, a grocery index rating of 110, and a housing index rating of 182. The state of Oregon has 64 hospitals and 163 health centers, providing care to a population of 4,235,303. The three highest ranked hospitals in Oregon are Asante Three Rivers Medical Center, OHSU Hospital And Clinics, and Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religious values, 29% of Oregon's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,026 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Oregon there are 120 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 50% of Oregon residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 39 and 31% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Oregon ranks 28th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.
State-wide weather information
The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.10 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Oregon is around 3.06 inches. The average humidity across the state is 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 88% in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Oregon is around 65F. The average high summer temperature is around 94F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 35F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 37F. The average high winter temperature is around 57F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 11F during the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Oregon is 35.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 75.0 AQI. While residents of Oregon mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Oregon can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), floods, and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in Oregon
The state of Oregon has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of pinto violet, redwood pea, ponderosa pine, and rayless ragwort. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Jerusalem cricket, the brown catshark, the common garter snake, or the California mountain king snake. The state animal of Oregon is the the beaver.