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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Apache Junction nursing home, our senior living advisors can help. The term “nursing home” is often used interchangeably with assisted living or other senior housing options. But a nursing home is a skilled nursing facility for individuals with serious, debilitating short- or long-term health issues. So even the best nursing homes in Apache Junction, AZ may not be right for seniors who don’t require round-the-clock care.

We can help you determine if a skilled nursing facility in Apache Junction or another care type is right for you. Browse 133 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Apache Junction.

Nursing Homes near Apache Junction, Arizona

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Brookdale Apache Junction

2080 South Ironwood Drive, Apache Junction, AZ 85120

4.2
(54 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Best Is Yet To ComeWith classic southwestern architecture and panoramic views of the Superstition Mountains, you might think you’re at an exclusive desert resort instead of an independent and assisted living community in Apache Junction, Arizona. Located 25 miles from Phoenix and near Banner...

Aurora Place

675 W. Broadway Rd., Apache Junction, AZ 85120

4.3
(20 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Aurora Place is located in Apache Junction Arizona, just one mile west of Northern Arizona University. Our residents and their families enjoy easy access to Apache Junction's many special events as well as nearby recreational opportunities at the nearby Tonto National Forest.We have a licensed...

Visions Senior Living at Apache Junction

1510 East Broadway Avenue, Apache Junction, AZ 85119

4.2
(5 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Visions Senior Living at Apache Junction is an assisted living and memory care community in Mesa, Arizona. For more detailed information about amenities, features and services, or to schedule an appointment, please call us.

Pacifica Senior Living Peoria

9045 West Athens Street, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.8
(127 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Situated in the North Phoenix area, our Pacifica Senior Living community offers full-service memory care programs, providing a warm, inviting and familiar environment for residents with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Our community focuses on programs that help individuals with...

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Palos Verdes Senior Living

18441 North 87th Avenue, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.5
(120 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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. Palos Verdes is the premier...

The Woodmark at Sun City

17207 North Boswell Boulevard, Sun City, AZ 85373

4.5
(105 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our community of Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care residents is spread across six acres of beautifully landscaped property. With over 100 apartments available for Independent and Assisted Living, and more than 30 single-story Memory Care suites designed to promote mental...

The Citadel

520 S Higley Rd, Mesa, AZ 85206

4.1
(104 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Citadel Senior Living Community allows seniors to maintain their independence with access to assistance and support services when needed. We offer both Assisted and Independent Living.The Citadel is unique in that independent residents can live together in a community that is geared toward...

Bella Vista Retirement Living, LLC

1825 W Emelita Ave, Mesa, AZ 85202

4.2
(104 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Remodeling all apartments with beautiful ceramic tile, ceiling fans, stainless steel appliances, private patios and so much more. Hurry they are going fast!

Thunderbird Senior Living

5401 W Dailey St, Glendale, AZ 85306

4.1
(95 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

When you think of retirement living, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle...

Garden Ridge

18170 N 91st Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.0
(90 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Amethyst Gardens offers a plethora of activities that range from daily exercise classes and pool activities to mall shopping, casino day trips, and cultural events. Join us for bingo, bridge, or live musical entertainment in our spacious, formal great room. The Amethyst Garden's mission is to...

The Palazzo

6250 North 19th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85015

4.0
(89 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Palazzo is a full Continuing Care Community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing. At The Palazzo, we are able to cater to your needs whether you are looking for independence in an environment with social activities, wonderful meals, housekeeping and...

Courtyard Towers

22 North Robson Street, Mesa, AZ 85201

3.6
(91 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Courtyard Towers, located in the historic town center of Mesa, Arizona, offers luxurious apartments in a high-rise retirement community featuring panoramic views of the East Valley and mountains beyond. You will find that life at Courtyard Towers is comparable to living in a fine hotel with many...

Arbor Ridge

9257 West Union Hills, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.0
(80 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in the heart of Peoria with proximity to the Center for the Performing  Arts, Amethyst Senior Living Community offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With beautifully landscaped grounds and stunning Spanish-style architecture, this peaceful and picturesque community is an...

Brookdale Springs Mesa

6220 East Broadway Road, Mesa, AZ 85206

4.3
(71 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Luxury Living, Resort SettingsWhen you walk through the front door of your new independent and assisted living community in Mesa, Arizona, you might feel relief wash over you. You may even feel a little giddy. Maybe it’s the stunning resort-like environment, the warmth and friendly nature of the...

Brookdale Chandler Regional

750 South Pennington Drive, Chandler, AZ 85224

4.1
(74 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Embrace Your CommunityIf you’re ready to shed the burdens of everyday life and focus on the activities and relationships that bring you joy, our vibrant and active assisted living community in Chandler, Arizona might be the place for you.Surrounded by warm and welcoming residents, you will...

Pacifica Senior Living Paradise Valley

16621 North 38th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85032

4.7
(58 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

We offer a distinctive approach to specialized memory care and assisted living, which builds on already more than ten years of dedicated service. Our grounds are beautifully manicured and maintained with walking paths, shaded seating areas, and views for enjoying the outdoors and seating areas...

Sun City West Assisted Living & Memory Care

13810 W Sandridge Dr, Sun City West, AZ 85375

4.6
(62 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Sun City West Assisted living provides personalized assisted living and memory care services for each individual resident. We are located in Sun City West, Arizona, nearby multiple country clubs, golf courses and restaurants!Our beautiful community features a large outdoor patio space...

Brookdale Central Paradise Valley (New Memory Care Neighborhood Now Open)

13240 North Tatum Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85032

3.8
(75 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At our independent, assisted living and memory care community in Phoenix, Arizona, you can enjoy all the comforts of retirement without the burdens of home ownership, cleaning, cooking, and more. Instead of wasting your energy on the responsibilities you’ve carried for decades, you can wake up...

Belmont Village Scottsdale

13850 North Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85260

4.3
(62 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Belmont Village Scottsdale is conveniently situated in the center of several world-class health care facilities, including Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center, Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak Hospital, Mayo Clinic, and Mayo Hospital in North Phoenix. Abundant shopping, restaurants and...

The Palms at Sun City

10101 W Palmeras Dr, Sun City, AZ 85373

4.2
(66 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Situated in the heart of Sun City, just one block north of Bell Road and one block west of 99th Avenue, The Palms at Sun City is a vibrant community designed to help our seniors enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being.This inviting resort style residence...

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
Complete guide to nursing homes

Apache Junction, Arizona

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a complex that houses two or more individuals who have no familial ties to the administrator. A nursing home community provides its inhabitants with care administered by registered nurses. These nurses provide healthcare services for seniors who are unable to properly care for themselves.

This type of community is a familiar and comfortable living choice for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will frequently persons 55 and greater (a rarity in the realm of senior care).Often times persons may select to live in a nursing home over another type of community due to a mental or physical impairment that makes it difficult for them to accomplish their standard of living. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to make complaints, exercise your rights as a U.S. citizen, be treated with respect, and get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements. Many occupants of nursing homes might have behavioral troubles. These can consist of verbal outbursts, resisting care, or a tendency to wander. Some services come at an extra cost which can include personal reading materials, flowers and plants, and a private room, unless medically needed. Nursing homes are required to provide routine personal hygiene items, pharmaceutical services, specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), and a professionallly directed program of activities to residents.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major influence when deciding which community works best. Monthly, the median cost of rent in Apache Junction is about $621 and the median home value in Apache Junction is about $89,270. The rent burden for Apache Junction is about 16.8% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

The current population of Apache Junction consists of 40,538 people. Apache Junction has a population density of 446 people per square mile. Demographically, Apache Junction is 1.2% black, 14.5% Hispanic, 1.8% Native American, 1.7% other or not specified, 1.2% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.1% mixed race, and 91.0% white. Out of the total city population, 51.4% are female and 48.6% are male. The median age of Apache Junction is 52 years old. In Apache Junction, 20.4% live in poverty, 12.2% do not have health insurance, 43.9% participate in the labor force, and 22.9% have some form of disability. In Apache Junction, 13.3% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Apache Junction 14.7% have a college degree, 33.9% have a high-school diploma, and 5.1% have a graduate degree.

State Information

An overview of Arizona

Overall, Arizona ranks 34th out of all states in quality of life and 23rd in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Arizona ranks 33rd in the nation. The state of Arizona has a cost of living index of 97.7 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 96.9 and a housing index rating of 91.7. There are 96 general hospitals and 153 health centers that provide care for 7,296,554 Arizona residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Arizona are Verde Valley Medical Center, Flagstaff Medical Center, and Mayo Clinic Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Arizona ranks 11th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religion, 34% of Arizona residents attend religious services among the 4,673 different congregations that are available in the state. 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-26%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Arizona there are 67 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 45% of Arizona residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for Arizona is around 39%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 61% in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Arizona is around 81F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 112F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Arizona drops to around 46F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 75F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11F in the month of December. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Arizona is around 1.04 inches. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 4.92 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Arizona has an air quality index rating of around 49.9 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 65.5 AQI. While residents of Arizona mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Arizona can include earthquakes (moderate) and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Arizona

The state of Arizona has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of jojoba, cereus, juniper, and ponderosa pine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the gray fox, the black-tailed jackrabbit, the collared lizard, or the coyote. The state animal of Arizona is the the ringtail cat.

Disclosure: A Place for Mom refers to "nursing home" here generally as an umbrella term to include assisted living facilities. It is not used to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care of a skilled nursing facility, as defined in that particular jurisdiction.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in Arizona

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