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  • Bristol Manor of Weston

    Bristol Manor of Weston

    178 Walnut Street, Weston, MO 64098
    (3)
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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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  • Riverstone Retirement Resort

    Riverstone Retirement Resort

    9000 North Congress Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64153
    (14)
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    Riverstone Retirement is Kansas City's premier independent living community. Riverstone Retirement Resort comprises 116 apartments for adults 55 and over — including studio apartments, one,  two, and three bedroom suites and a variety of floor plans. Riverstone Retirement is an...

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  • Bristol Manor of Smithville

    Bristol Manor of Smithville

    1502 S Commercial Avenue, Smithville, MO 64089
    (7)
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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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  • Garden Village

    Garden Village

    8550 North Granby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64154
    (62)
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    Garden Village provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Our all-inclusive month-to-month rent covers: - Private apartment suites - Daily chef-prepared meals from scratch - A variety of enriching activities - Maintenance-free living - Weekly housekeeping and linen...

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  • Senior Star at Wexford Place

    Senior Star at Wexford Place

    6500 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151
    (75)
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    Welcome to Senior Star at Wexford Place! Wexford Place is an independent living, assisted living, and state-of-the-art memory support community located in the heart of "The Northland" in Kansas City, Miissouri. It's a community filled with friendship and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of purpose...

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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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  • Delaware Highlands

    Delaware Highlands

    12600 Delaware Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66109
    (7)
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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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  • The Community Apartments at Antioch Crossing

    The Community Apartments at Antioch Crossing

    5300 NE Chouteau Trafficway, Kansas City, MO 64119
    (1)
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    The Newest 55+ Apartment Community in North Kansas City! Move into your brand new home today! We have one bedrooms starting at $975 and two bedrooms staring at $1150! Restaurants and shopping at your door!

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  • Mt. Carmel Place

    Mt. Carmel Place

    1130 Troup, Kansas City, KS 66104
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    Affordable housing for seniors 62 or BETTER. Your rent and deposit will be based off of 30% of your income. This beautiful oasis is near downtown Kansas City, Kansas. Our beautiful community features fully shelved library, a comfortable community room complete with computer lounge with Wi-Fi access,...

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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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  • Immanuel Manor

    4200 Tracy Ave., Kansas City, MO 64110
    (1)
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    Immanuel Manor Apartments-55+ years old and/or disabled. This lovely building has charm and is a very warm place to live. Not only is it centrally located,we have ton of activities waiting just for you. In the summer we have a community garden adjacent to our property.

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  • Mount Washington

    Mount Washington

    570 S Evanston Ave, Independence, MO 64053
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    Mount Washington Senior Apartments Offers a unique living experience with this historically restored building which was once the first elementary school of Independence. Mount Washington appreciates its historical roots with its warm designs, in-home chalkboards, restored hardwood floors, and large...

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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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  • Corby Place

    Corby Place

    422 Felix St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501
    (8)
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    Corby Place Senior Living is a 14 story historical building with 77 apartments. All apartments have a full kitchen with dishwasher, stove and refrigerator, large closets and self-regulating thermostats. There are seven different one and two bedroom floor plans in addition to two spacious two bedroom...

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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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  • Country Squire

    Country Squire

    1602 Buckingham Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64506
    (8)
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    Country Squire provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. At Country Squire retirement community, you'll receive the royal treatment. We're located in a quiet corner of St. Joseph, a community that recalls the small-town friendliness of past generations. And if you...

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  • Silvercrest College View

    Silvercrest College View

    13600 W 110th Terrace, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (6)
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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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  • Vintage Gardens

    Vintage Gardens

    3302 N Woodbine Rd, Saint Joseph, MO 64505
    (7)
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    Settle into a beautiful country setting at Vintage Gardens while enjoying modern amenities and desired services in St. Joseph, Missouri. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community provides several floor plans with a range of conveniences such as full-sized kitchenettes and walk-in closets. These...

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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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  • Bowen Tower Senior Independent Living Apts.

    Bowen Tower Senior Independent Living Apts.

    6140 Raytown Rd, Raytown, MO 64133
    (3)
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    Our Senior Independent Living is awaiting you today. The Owners' of Canyon View Capital, Regional Manager, full time Maintenance, & Marlina, the Community Manager take pride in the history and upkeep and maintaining of Bowen building. Our number one priority is to ensure Comfort Living in a quiet...

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  • Greenwood Terrace

    Greenwood Terrace

    11150 South Greenwood Street, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (73)
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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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    A WONDERFUL PLACE TO CALL HOME NOW OPEN! Welcome to Park Meadows Senior Living, a new concept in senior living in Overland Park, Kansas. The Community is centrally located to make living at Park Meadows convenient and worry-free, with nearby shopping, restaurants, hospitals, medical centers and...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Gardens at Jackson Creek

    The Gardens at Jackson Creek

    19401 E 40th St Ct S, Independence, MO 64057
    (70)
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    The Gardens at Jackson Creek is an independent living community in Independence, MO. Independence is a part of Jackson County and is located just east of Kansas City, lying on the south bank of the Missouri River. Independence boasts many beautiful public parks and a rich frontier history. It's...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Truman Farm Villas

    Truman Farm Villas

    5300 Harry S Truman Dr, Grandview, MO 64030
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    Apartment complex for Senoirs 58 and older. There are three spacious floorplans, two different one bedrooms and one two bed and two bath. We are a gated community, we have a heated pool, walk in closets, washer/dryer hook-up, pet friendly and a van for transportation. There are also activities...

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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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  • John Knox Village

    John Knox Village

    1001 Northwest Murray 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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  • The Parkway Senior Living

    The Parkway Senior Living

    550 NE Napoleon Dr, Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (39)
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    Opened in 2015 - The Parkway Senior Living Community is the first continuing care community in the Blue Springs, Missouri area. The Parkway is designed for the convenience and satisfaction of residents. All services and amenities are provided with attentiveness and professionalism to ensure...

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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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  • 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 Cameron

    Bristol Manor of Cameron

    920 N Harris Street, Cameron, MO 64429
    (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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Essex of Grain Valley

    Essex of Grain Valley

    401 Southwest Rock Creek Lane, Grain Valley, MO 64029
    (5)
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Bristol Manor of Maysville

    Bristol Manor of Maysville

    604 S Polk Street, Maysville, MO 64469
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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 Oak Grove

    Bristol Manor of Oak Grove

    300 N Austin, Oak Grove, MO 64075
    (7)
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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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  • 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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  • Mound City Apartments

    4512 Northwest Greystone Court, Riverside, MO 64150
    (1)
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    The Mound City Apartments are senior apartments located in the serene community of Mound City, Holt County , MI. When looking for an area with small town charm and lots of things to do, then the Mound City Area is the place for you. There is a very strong sense of community in here, which is why...

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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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  • Glendale at the Mansion

    16301 East 29th Street S, Independence, MO 64055
    (8)
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    Glendale at the Mansion is an affordable senior housing community located in the large city of Independence, Jackson County, MO. The community is conveniently local to nearby shopping and dining and in close proximity to the large Van Hook Park. It is also nearby many historical attractions,...

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  • The Atrium at Overland Park

    7300 W 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (20)
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    At the Atrium in Overland Park, Kansas, you will feel like you have just entered a resort-like paradise. The large, elegant campus is covered with beautiful trees and plants, while also being within minutes of excellent shopping and entertainment venues. You will never want to leave our impressive...

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Platte City, Missouri

Independent Living

Independent Living Communities offer seniors a nice equilibrium between living an independent lifestyle and not having to concern themselves with chores. Basic needs such as meal preparation and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and social activities is provided, allowing residents an opportunity to use their time as they wish, free from daily obligations. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies vary between locations, many residences allow pets as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with independent care providers if desired. There are a variety of benefits and expenditures to consider when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to determine if these amenities are covered in the plan: Waiting list deposit, cable TV, initial assessment fee, utilities, laundry, field trips, wellness program, and transportation. The benefits associated with independent living include community activities, concierge services, beauty salon & barber shop, security guards, game/TV room, fitness center & swimming pool, restaurant-style dining hall, and transportation.

Demographics and Values

In Platte City, 12.6% do not have health insurance, 10.3% have some form of disability, 12.1% live in poverty, and 73.4% participate in the labor force. Platte City has a population density of 481 people per square mile. Demographically, Platte City is 1.0% Asian, 4.5% Hispanic, 6.9% black, 0.3% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 88.2% white, 0.0% Native American, and 3.5% mixed race. In Platte City, 16.2% of the people are veterans. Of the population of Platte City 27.7% have a college degree, 37.2% have a high-school diploma, and 8.8% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 50.3% are female and 49.7% are male. The median age of Platte City is 35 years old.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be a big influence when selecting which location is best for your family. The rent burden for Platte City is about 13.2% of the average monthly income. Platte City has a median home value of $165,829 and the median cost of rent is around $921 per month per month.

State Information

An overview of Missouri

Overall, Missouri ranks 28th in quality of life and 41st in healthcare compared to other US states. Based on natural beauty, Missouri ranks 9th in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, Missouri has a cost of living index rating of 89, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 71. There are 128 general hospitals and 212 health centers that provide care for 6,144,344 Missouri residents. Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Missouri ranks 35th in the nation. In the last presidential election 38% of Missouri residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of religious values, 37% of Missouri's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 9,001 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-36%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. In Missouri there are 414 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Missouri is 37.3 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 48.7 AQI. Missouri experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of December. During the winter, the average temperature in Missouri drops to around 33°F. The average high winter temperature is around 51°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12°F during 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 92°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57°F in the month of June. On average, the state receives 3.63 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 6.57 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Missouri mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Missouri can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornados.

Wildlife to be found in Missouri

The state of Missouri has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of poison ivy, smooth brome, willow, and wild grape. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mule deer, the silver-haired bat, the red fox, or the cougar. The state animal of Missouri is the the mule.