Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Independent Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 3 Independent Living communities in Ritzville 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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905 South Pioneer Way, Moses Lake, WA 98837
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Full Life. Fuller Hearts.Our assisted living programs are built to provide our seniors with exactly the life they’re capable of. Our residents live without the worry and hassle that often comes from living at home. And because they have a huge, ever-changing list of activities to get involved...
1405 Monroe St, Moses Lake, WA 98837
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Monroe House is a Genesis senior living community located in stunning Moses Lake, Washington. The lake, for which our town is named, is the largest body of fresh water in the county and provides over 120 miles of shoreline to relax and enjoy. At Monroe House we offer high quality senior living...
8425 Aspi Boulevard Northeast, Moses Lake, WA 98837
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Avamere at Moses Lake offers independent and assisted living accommodations for seniors in the Grant County, Washington area. Moses Lake offers many natural and beautiful scenic areas for our residents to enjoy. Our residents look forward to attending town festivals such as the Spring Festival...
If you would like the peace of mind of having housekeeping and chores managed by professionalls while living your life the way you want, you might consider the option of an Independent Living Community. Frequent needs such as the scheduling of social activities and housekeeping are accounted for, which permits occupants more opportunities to live active lives as they see fit. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Typically comprised of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes with many of the amenities of apartment life but without 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 vary between communities, a number of residences allow cats and dogs as well. If medical or nursing care is desired, residents may always utilize the services of independent care providers. There are a variety of expenditures and advantages to balance when determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are included in your plan: cable TV, Waiting list deposit, initial assessment fee, wellness program, parking, move-in fee, housekeeping, and laundry. The benefits and amenities associated with independent living include security guards, private rental hall, laundry service, game/TV room, fitness center & swimming pool, community activities, healthcare center, and concierge services.
The price of care for a community is determined by the destination where it is located. The rent burden for Ritzville is about 16.6% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Ritzville is about $583 and the median home value for Ritzville is approximately $108,352.
In Ritzville, 9.0% are widows, 9.5% do not have health insurance, 56.6% participate in the labor force, and 13.7% live in poverty. Ritzville has a population density of 363 people per square mile. The total population of Ritzville consists of 1,637 people. In Ritzville, 12.2% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 52.3% are female and 47.7% are male. The median age of Ritzville is 50 years old. Demographically, Ritzville is 8.0% Hispanic, 85.6% white, 0.3% Native American, 7.5% mixed race, 0.0% black, 4.2% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 2.4% Asian. Of the population of Ritzville 8.1% have a graduate degree, 21.5% have a college degree, and 33.8% have a high-school diploma.
The natural beauty of Washington is ranked 14th in the nation. There are 104 general hospitals and 216 health centers that provide care for 7,647,384 Washington residents. Providence St Mary Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Multicare Valley Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The state of Washington has a cost of living index of 109.5 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 107.8 and a housing index rating of 117.8. Washington is ranked 1st in quality of life and 4th in healthcare.
In the last presidential election 53% of Washington residents voted Democrat and 37% voted Republican. Thirty percent of Washington residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 6,114 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-25%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Washington there are 291 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Washington ranks 19th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 38, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55.
During the winter, the average temperature in Washington drops to around 35F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 14F during the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 40F during the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Washington is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 88% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Washington is 32.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 77.2 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Washington is around 3.15 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 18.94 inches. While residents of Washington mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Washington can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), and floods.
The state of Washington has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of nootka rose, vine maple, buckthorn, and quaking aspen. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the chestnut-backed chickadee, the pink (humpback) salmon, the snowshoe hare, or the mountain beaver. The state animal of Washington is the olympic marmot.
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