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Senior housing types near Fort Scott, KS

  • Fort Scott Presbyterian Village

    2401 Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
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  • Bristol Manor of Nevada

    Bristol Manor of Nevada

    401 E Walnut Street, Nevada, MO 64772
    (2)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Lamar

    Bristol Manor of Lamar

    603 E 17th Street, Lamar, MO 64759
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Butler

    Bristol Manor of Butler

    411 S Delaware Street, Butler, MO 64730
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Webb City

    Bristol Manor of Webb City

    1803 N Main Street/ Highway D, Webb City, MO 64870
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Carthage

    Bristol Manor of Carthage

    2131 S River Street, Carthage, MO 64836
    (2)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • College View Manor

    College View Manor

    3828 College View Drive, Joplin, MO 64801
    (5)
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    Active seniors can find everything they need at College View Manor. This pleasant retirement community in Joplin, Missouri, gives residents the independence they want along with the assistance they need to live a fulfilling life. Five Star Senior Living owns this friendly community. Spacious studio,...

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  • Bristol Manor of Clinton

    Bristol Manor of Clinton

    1402 E Franklin Street, Clinton, MO 64735
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Raymore

    Bristol Manor of Raymore

    604 E Sunrise Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (8)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Carnegie Village

    Carnegie Village

    107 Bernard Drive, Belton, MO 64012
    (34)
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    The Carnegie Village is an assisted living community for senior residents in the city of Belton, Cass County, Missouri. Belton is an urban city though it is proximal to the Kansas farm lands. This is a clean city and the many parks around make it ideal for picnics and other outdoor activities for...

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  • Foxwood Springs

    Foxwood Springs

    1500 West Foxwood Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (12)
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    Fewer chores mean more adventures. This is maintenance-free living at its best. Here at our care retirement community or CCRC just south of Kansas City, you’ll have access to four levels of care on one campus, including independent living, assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing. That...

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  • The Fairways of Ironhorse Boutique Retirement Club

    The Fairways of Ironhorse Boutique Retirement Club

    5241 W 151st Terrace, Leawood, KS 66224
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    IT'S YOUR...MOVE! Discover the Boutique Retirement Club lifestyle at The Fairways of Ironhorse located in Leawood, Kansas. Designed as a live-in country club, our elegant community offers energetic retirees the ideal combination of life-enhancing amenities, fine dining, beautifully designed suites...

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  • Anthology of Olathe

    Anthology of Olathe

    101 W 151st St, Olathe, KS 66061
    (16)
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    In America’s heartland, where sprawling fields of grass and wheat sway under gentle blue skies, sprouts a new kind of senior living community in South Olathe, Kansas. In this friendly city, residents of Anthology of Olathe are encouraged to live aspirationally by welcoming neighbors and kind,...

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  • Bristol Manor of Pleasant Hill

    Bristol Manor of Pleasant Hill

    2124 Highridge Drive, Pleasant Hill, MO 64080
    (6)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Holden

    Bristol Manor of Holden

    501 W 2nd Street, Holden, MO 64040
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • The Gardens at Creekside

    The Gardens at Creekside

    16110 W 133rd St, Olathe, KS 66062
    (14)
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    On your own but not alone at the Gardens at Creekside a 55 and better independent living community that offers 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with fully furnished kitchens and full size washer/dryer in each unit. At the Gardens you can enjoy a beauty/barber shop, fitness center, internet cafe,...

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  • Silvercrest at Deercreek

    Silvercrest at Deercreek

    13060 South Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (28)
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    Silvercrest at Deer Creek is an exceptional senior living community offering an abundance of cultural, social and educational opportunities for today's seniors. Our elegant community offers 95 independent living units and 21 assisted living apartments.  Spacious floorplans range from...

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  • Senior Star at Villa Ventura

    Senior Star at Villa Ventura

    12100 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145
    (45)
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    Welcome to Senior Star at Villa Ventura! Villa Ventura is an independent and assisted living community located near the southern edge of Kansas City. It's a community filled with friendship, sunshine, and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of purpose. Inside Villa Ventura, residents gather for...

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  • Brookdale Overland Park 119th

    Brookdale Overland Park 119th

    6101 West 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66209
    (29)
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    Embrace the Good Life Anyone can experience basic senior living, but why settle for basic when you can enjoy something exceptional? Nestled on a quiet campus with beautiful landscaping and fragrant gardens, our independent living community is full of active and vibrant seniors just like you....

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  • Aspens Ridgeview

    Aspens Ridgeview

    11691 South Ridgeview Road, Olathe, KS 66061
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    Luxury Resort Style Community for Active 55+ Adults Experience affordable, luxury living in a beautiful Colorado inspired community. Our homes feature designer finishes with spacious floor plans to fit your style and unique taste. Enjoy maintenance free living with new friends in a community that...

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  • Town Village of Leawood

    Town Village of Leawood

    4400 W 115th St, Leawood, KS 66211
    (36)
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    Town Village of Leawoodis a well-respected senior living community in Leawood, Kansas. As soon as you walk through our door, meet our wonderful staff, and see our beautiful community — you will understand why seniors love living at Town Village of Leawood. Our community replaces the drudgery of...

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  • Greenwood Terrace

    Greenwood Terrace

    11150 Greenwood Street, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (74)
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    Greenwood Terrace provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Finally, a rich country setting that feels miles away but is just minutes from Kansas City. Greenwood Terrace has so much history, culture and entertainment to offer that you could spend years taking it all...

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  • Park Meadows Senior Living

    5901 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
    (79)
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. We can’t wait for you to call...

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  • The Atrium at Overland Park

    The Atrium at Overland Park

    7300 W 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (20)
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    The Atriums Independent and Assisted Living Senior Community feels like luxurious resort living in the heart of Overland Park, Kansas. The large, elegant campus is covered with beautiful trees and plants, while also being within minutes of excellent shopping and entertainment venues. The apartments...

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  • Brookdale Wornall Place

    Brookdale Wornall Place

    501 West 107th Street, Kansas City, MO 64114
    (18)
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    Good Times and Better Company Nestled within a quiet and nature-filled neighborhood, our independent and assisted living community provides you with more than a wonderful backdrop to enjoy a life well lived. With spacious common areas for relaxing, dining and socializing, a dining room that provides...

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  • John Calvin Manor

    John Calvin Manor

    310 NW Murray Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (1)
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    Newly Remodeled Studio Apartment Homes John Calvin Manor is a premier independent senior apartment community located off 50 Highway, 1 block south of Chipman Road in Lee's Summit, Missouri. John Calvin is an ideal community for individuals 62 yrs of age and up or individuals under 62 with a...

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  • Asbury Village

    Asbury Village

    3800 Asbury Dr, Coffeyville, KS 67337
    (1)
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    Asbury Village is a licensed residential healthcare facility committed to providing quality services in a warm, comfortable and caring environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We are dedicated to those who entrust their...

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  • Silvercrest College View

    Silvercrest College View

    13600 W 110th Terrace, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (7)
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    Silvercrest at College View is an exciting new concept in Senior Community Living with lots of variety and amenities to choose from. Our unique and beautiful brand new buildings are contemporary and do not look like the traditional retirement or Assisted Living community. Large spacious floor to...

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  • John Knox Village

    John Knox Village

    1001 Northwest Chipman Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (34)
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    Since it was established a little more than 40 years ago, John Knox Village has been the leading continuing care retirement community in the Midwest. Situated on a 420-acre campus in Lee's Summit, Mo., the Village is now home to more than 1,800 residents who enjoy a wide array of residential and...

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  • Kingswood Senior Living

    Kingswood Senior Living

    10000 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64114
    (3)
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    Kingswood is where you can live the life you love. Here you have maintenance-free living, great friends and neighbors, and a full continuum of care should you ever need it. All in the heart of Kansas City, and all at a great value. The Courtyards at Kingswood are designed for those who need...

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  • The Forum at Overland Park

    The Forum at Overland Park

    3509 West 95th Street, Overland Park, KS 66206
    (8)
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    The Forum at Overland Park is an independent full-service community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Nursing Care. Our community features a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and service. Independent Living Independent Living is ideal...

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  • Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit

    Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit

    1098 Northeast Independence Avenue, Lee's Summit, MO 64086
    (49)
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    Enjoy life on easy street at Solstice Senior Living in Lee’s Summit, an active senior living community in Lee’s Summit, within minutes of Blue Springs, Independence and South Kansas City. The community is centrally located near three highly rated hospitals. St. Luke’s East, Lee’s Summit Community...

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  • Bristol Manor of Warsaw

    Bristol Manor of Warsaw

    1600 Estate Dr, Warsaw, MO 65355
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Claridge Court a CCRC

    Claridge Court a CCRC

    8101 Mission Rd, Prairie Village, KS 66208
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    Thank you for your interest in Claridge Court! We are a Life Care community, located in Prairie Village, Kansas. In response to your request, I am enclosing some basic information. I would encourage you to make a personal visit to our community to see firsthand the lifestyle enjoyed by over 170...

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  • Armour Oaks

    Armour Oaks

    8100 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64114
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    Armour Oaks Senior Living in Kansas City, Missouri – Kansas City’s oldest continuing Not-For-Profit entity - is located in the eclectic Waldo neighborhood at the corner of 81st and Wornall Road with easy access to I-435. This historic senior living community, just 15 minutes from the famous Country...

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  • Bristol Manor of Willard

    Bristol Manor of Willard

    511 Watson Street, Willard, MO 65781
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Plaza l & ll Apts

    Plaza l & ll Apts

    7777 Holmes Rd, Kansas City, MO 64131
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    Plaza I and II Apartments are located in Kansas City, MO. It offers studio, 1 bedroom, and 2 bedroom section 8 and tax credit units. Rent is based on 30% of income and income limits apply. Floor Plan Studio, 1 Bath | 446 Sq. Ft. 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath | 593 Sq. Ft. 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath | 696 Sq. Ft....

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  • Avenue 81

    Avenue 81

    8055 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66204
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    Avenue 81 will redefine the way you think about retirement living. As a luxury senior living community, Avenue 81 will provide all the modern services and amenities of an upscale resort just steps away from the many restaurants and shops of Downtown Overland Park. But that’s not all. Residents of...

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  • Overland Park Place

    Overland Park Place

    6555 West 75th Street, Overland Park, KS 66204
    (32)
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    Welcome to Overland Park Place, a Five Star Quality Care Senior Living community located in the heart of Overland Park. Conveniently located near shopping, medical facilities and other attractions, Overland Park Place offers a carefree, casual lifestyle dedicated to the beauty of choice. Our many...

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  • Elliott Place

    Elliott Place

    9540 E 75th St, Raytown, MO 64138
    (9)
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    Living at Elliott Place gives our residents every opportunity to keep active, stay involved and age gracefully. Enhance your lifestyle while taking advantage of the great Opportunities Elliott Place Retirement Community offers! Home Cooked Meals Our chefs plan meals that are similar to ones that...

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  • St. Anthony's Senior Living

    St. Anthony's Senior Living

    1010 E 68th St, Kansas City, MO 64131
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    St. Anthony's is located in the Brookside area. Minutes from Kansas City Plaza. We are a new Continue of Care Community that was founded on principles of Faith. We are a gated community with underground parking. Our Independent Living opened in November of 2019. We are planning for our Assisted...

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  • Shawnee Hills Senior Living

    Shawnee Hills Senior Living

    6335 Maurer Road, Shawnee, KS 66217
    (34)
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Welcome to Shawnee Hills Senior...

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  • Bristol Manor of Aurora

    Bristol Manor of Aurora

    740 S Hudson, Aurora, MO 65605
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • The Welstone

    The Welstone

    6050 Broadmoor St, Mission, KS 66202
    (18)
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    You've found it — a community that fits your lifestyle at a price you can afford. The Welstone at Mission Crossing is gracious independent living designed for active, older adults just like you. We provide the convenience you need and the amenities you want, without giving up your life savings...

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  • Arbor Court Retirement Community at Alvamar

    Arbor Court Retirement Community at Alvamar

    1510 St Andrews Dr, Lawrence, KS 66047
    (19)
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    Looking to age gracefully in a senior independent retirement community? Come visit the Arbor Court Retirement Community at Alvamar in Lawrence, Kansas, an independent retirement community designed for active adults that are 55 and over. Our residents enjoy the best in carefree living. Each person is...

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  • Brandon Woods at Alvamar

    Brandon Woods at Alvamar

    1501 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS 66047
    (4)
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    Brandon Woods Retirement Community Brandon Woods Retirement Community is an assisted living community located in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County and home to about 88,000 people. Located along the Wakarusa and Kansas Rivers, residents will enjoy this beautiful college town with its park-like...

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  • Bristol Manor of Warrensburg

    Bristol Manor of Warrensburg

    603 Creach Street, Warrensburg, MO 64093
    (2)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Republic

    Bristol Manor of Republic

    634 E State Route 174, Republic, MO 65738
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Lincoln

    Bristol Manor of Lincoln

    204 US Highway 65 South, Lincoln, MO 65338
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Meadowlark Estates

    Meadowlark Estates

    4430 Bauer Farm Drive, Lawrence, KS 66049
    (19)
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    We believe that Meadowlark Estates Gracious Retirement Living is so much more than walls and windows - it's a place to enjoy home-cooked meals, game night, or a quiet evening with family and friends. It's where you always feel comfortable, safe, and secure. At Meadowlark Estates Gracious Retirement...

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Fort Scott, Kansas

Independent Living

For seniors who desire to live primarily without assistance but wish for the benefit of having chores and housekeeping taken care of by professionalls, an Independent Living Community could be the perfect choice. Residents may continue to live their lives as they wish while their food is prepared by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and social activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and backgrounds. Typically consisting of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer residences with many of the amenities of apartment life but with none of the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and more time can be spent with them with the basic maintenance of daily tasks out of the way. While policies differ between locations, a number of residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to utilize the services of independent health care providers, they always have the option. There are an assortment of costs and advantages to balance when choosing an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are covered in your service plan: Waiting list deposit, wellness program, internet access, meals, move-in fee, initial assessment fee, laundry, and transportation. The luxuries that pertain to independent living include concierge services, game/TV room, restaurant-style dining hall, healthcare center, golf course, community activities, fitness center & swimming pool, and private rental hall.

Demographics and Values

Fort Scott has a population density of 544 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Fort Scott consists of 7,628 people and in total the Fort Scott metro area has a population of 7,813. In Fort Scott, 21.8% have some form of disability, 9.9% do not have health insurance, 18.7% live in poverty, and 8.9% are widowed. In terms of education, 6.1% have a graduate degree, 17.3% have a college degree, and 30.3% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Fort Scott is 90.4% white, 0.6% Native American, 1.6% Asian, 2.8% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.4% mixed race, 4.7% black, and 0.4% other or not specified. In Fort Scott, 7.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. 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.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major influence in selecting what care option is best for your loved one. Monthly, the median rent in Fort Scott is around $558 and the median home value for Fort Scott is $65,246. The rent burden for Fort Scott is about 16.9% of the average person's monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

There are 144 hospitals and 75 health centers that service a population of 2,912,321. The three highest ranked hospitals in Kansas are University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center. Based on natural beauty, Kansas ranks 8th in the nation. The state of Kansas has a cost of living index of 89.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 91.9 and a housing index rating of 73.8. Overall, Kansas ranks 22nd in quality of life and 33rd in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 37 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Kansas ranks 25th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 36% of Kansas residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. 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.

State-wide weather information

Kansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of December. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Kansas is around 2.55 inches. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.73 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Kansas is 36.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 46.4 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 32F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54F during the month of June. While residents of Kansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Kansas can include tornadoes, floods, and 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 Siberian elm, sugarberry, moonseed, and bur oak. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the muskrat, the cottontail, the prairie dog, or the woodchuck. The state animal of Kansas is the American buffalo.

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