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Senior housing types near Gardner, KS

  • Travanse Living at Olathe

    Travanse Living at Olathe

    101 W 151st Street, Olathe, KS 66061
    (16)
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    No matter where you are in life’s journey, home is meant to be a place of comfort and enjoyment. At Travanse Living™ at Olathe, our neighborhoods offer you or your loved ones a beautiful blend of privacy, safety, security and community to create a warm and familiar environment. Our community offers...

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  • 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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  • 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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  • Greenwood Terrace

    Greenwood Terrace

    11150 South 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 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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  • Shawnee Hills Senior Living

    Shawnee Hills Senior Living

    6335 Maurer Road, Shawnee, KS 66217
    (34)
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    Welcome to Shawnee Hills Senior Living, a new concept in senior living in Shawnee, Kansas. The Community is conveniently located off of West 63rd Street and Maurer Road with direct access to Highway 435 and Shawnee Mission Parkway. Shawnee Hills is located directly north of the Shawnee Station...

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  • Park Meadows Senior Living

    5901 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
    (79)
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    We can’t wait for you to call Park Meadows Senior Living in Overland Park, Kansas, home. This Kansas City suburb offers Midwestern charm alongside big city venues, cultural centers, and museums set against a backdrop almost as pastoral as a John Steuart Curry painting. With nearly 45 golf courses in...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Delaware Highlands

    Delaware Highlands

    12600 Delaware Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66109
    (8)
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    Delaware Highlands Assisted Living is focused on providing assisted living services for the low to moderate income senior adult. Delaware Highlands offers a warm home-like setting for all our residents. We provide affordable assisted living in a compassionate, caring manner so that senior adults...

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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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  • 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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  • St. Anthony's Senior Living (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    St. Anthony's Senior Living (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    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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  • 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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  • Victory Hills

    Victory Hills

    1900 North 70th Street, Kansas City, KS 66102
    (26)
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    Discover a distinctive difference in senior living at Victory Hills. Our community offers independent living and assisted living options for a lifestyle with activities tailored to your specific desires and needs. At Victory Hills, we're committed to making a positive difference in the lives of...

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  • Aberdeen Village a CCRC

    17500 West 119th Street, Olathe, KS 66061
    (8)
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    Aberdeen Village is an assisted living community located in welcoming city of Olathe, KS. Our unique community is situated on 35 lush green acres filled with shade trees, a beautiful pond and paved walking paths. Olathe has the ideal mix of city amenities and small-town hospitality, making this a...

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  • Nettleton Manor Apartments

    111 E Kump Avenue, Bonner Springs, KS 66012
    (2)
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    Nettleton Manor Apartments is a senior, 62 and over housing community located in Bonner Springs, Johnson, Leavenworth, and Wyandotte counties, KS. Our community is located in the metropolitan city, but is within walking distance to a local park and the Kansas River. The views make it a great place...

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  • Cedar Square

    1550 South Cedar, Ottawa, KS 66067
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    Cedar Square is a senior housing community in South Cedar, Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas. It has a very active senior housing program for citizens aged 55 years and older. It is tucked away from the bustling noise of the city with the greenery surrounding the locality creating a stunningly...

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  • Lawrence Presbyterian Manor

    1429 Kasold Dr, Lawrence, KS 66049
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Gardner, Kansas

Independent Living

Independent Living Communities offer seniors a balance between living an independent lifestyle and not having to worry about the basic tasks of housekeeping and chores. Basic chores such as meal planning and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and social activities is maintained, allowing residents the autonomy to use their time as they choose, free from daily obligations. 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 comprised of a private living area and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes 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 chores out of the way. While policies differ between communities, numerous residences allow cats and dogs as well. If residents decide they would like to utilize the services of independent medical providers, they may always do so. There are a variety of advantages and expenditures to keep in mind while determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are covered in the plan: Waiting list deposit, private phone, transportation, wellness program, parking, field trips, laundry, and utilities. The benefits associated with independent living include game/TV room, security guards, healthcare center, fitness center & swimming pool, beauty salon & barber shop, community activities, laundry service, and restaurant-style dining hall.

Demographics and Values

The total population of Gardner consists of 21,583 people. Gardner has a population density of 810 people per square mile. Of the population of Gardner 9.0% have a graduate degree, 35.0% have a college degree, and 23.4% have a high-school diploma. In Gardner, 9.8% of the people are veterans. Out of the total population of Gardner, 77.8% participate in the labor force, 4.1% are widows, 9.3% have some form of disability, and 4.3% live in poverty. Demographically, Gardner is 87.8% white, 8.8% Hispanic, 1.8% Asian, 2.0% other or not specified, 3.5% black, 0.3% Native American, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 4.4% mixed race. Based on gender, 48.5% are male and 51.5% are female. The median age of Gardner is 32 years old.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be the major influence in selecting what care option fits best. The rent burden for Gardner is about 20.1% of the average person's monthly income. The median monthly rent in Gardner is $1,386 and the median home value for Gardner is about $169,288.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Kansas citizen is ranked 22nd nation-wide. Additionally, Kansas is ranked 33rd by healthcare standards. 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. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center. In terms of resources, Kansas has a cost of living index of 89.7, a grocery index rating of 91.9, and a housing index rating of 73.8. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Kansas ranks 25th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 37% of Kansas residents attend religious services among the 4,782 different congregations that are available in the state. 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. The median age in the state is 37, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.73 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Kansas is around 2.55 inches. The average air quality index rating in Kansas is 36.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 46.4 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 32°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54°F during the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 72%. 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 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, moonseed, sassafras, and sycamore. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cottontail, the woodchuck, the skink, or the muskrat. The state animal of Kansas is the american buffalo.