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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Tempe 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 Tempe, 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 Tempe or another care type is right for you. Browse 134 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Tempe.

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Elmcroft of Tempe

1875 E Guadalupe Rd, Tempe, AZ 85283

3.9
(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

Brookdale Tempe

1610 East Guadalupe Road, Tempe, AZ 85283

4.7
(23 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Designed With You In MIndOur memory care community in Tempe, Arizona was specifically designed with your loved one in mind. That’s because we’re more than a community. We’re a family made up of the most vibrant and unique men and women you could ever hope to know. The seniors who call this place...

Friendship Village Tempe

2525 E Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282

(0 review)

Studio

Memory Care at Friendship Village offers holistic support in a safe and serene environment. Our employees are specifically trained to focus on individuality, choice and the importance of companionship. Activities are planned to enhance socialization and self-worth. Sensory cues – memory boxes,...

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

Tempe, Arizona

Nursing Homes

A nursing home community provides room and board to two or more individuals who have no familial ties to the administrator. A nursing home community provides its occupants with around-the-clock care administered by registered nurses. These nurses offer personal care, maintenance and other health related services for seniors who cannot adequately take care of their own needs because of mental or physical conditions.

Nursing homes are a helpful and comfortable care alternative for individuals 65 years and above, however nursing homes will usually individuals 55 and above which is unusual for other senior care types. A significant amount of residents tend to be bachelors or widows with smaller social support groups, and about half of nursing home residents are over 85 years old. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to be treated with respect, get proper medical care, be free from restraints, and to manage your money. There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include a private room, unless medically needed, special care services not included in the community’s Medicaid payment, and cosmetic and grooming items. Nursing homes are required to provide medically-related social services, nursing and related services, routine personal hygiene items, and room and bed maintenance services to residents. Many residents of nursing homes are with behavioral problems, which can encompass verbal antagonism, resisting support, or experiencing a desire to wander.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be a big influence when selecting what community meets the needs of your family. The rent burden for Tempe is around 16.5% of the average person’s monthly income. Monthly, the median price of rent in Tempe is about $1,062 and the median home value in Tempe is around $235,701.

Demographics and Values

In Tempe, 5.3% of the citizens are veterans. Out of the total population of Tempe, 69.2% participate in the labor force, 11.8% do not have health insurance, 9.4% have some form of disability, and 21.3% live in poverty. Out of the total city population, 47.3% are female and 52.7% are male. The median age of Tempe is 29 years old. Tempe has a population density of 1,787 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Tempe consists of 185,038 people. Racially, the population of Tempe is 4.0% mixed race, 68.7% white, 2.4% Native American, 22.7% Hispanic, 10.0% other or not specified, 6.5% black, 0.4% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 7.9% Asian. Of the population of Tempe 16.7% have a high-school diploma, 17.5% have a graduate degree, and 43.6% have a college degree.

State Information

An overview of Arizona

There are 96 hospitals and 153 health centers that service a population of 7,296,554. The three highest ranked hospitals in Arizona are Verde Valley Medical Center, Flagstaff Medical Center, and Mayo Clinic Hospital. Based on natural beauty, Arizona ranks 33rd in the nation. Overall, Arizona ranks 34th in quality of life and 23rd in healthcare compared to other US states. Out of a national average of 100, Arizona has a cost of living index rating of 98, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 92.

Social demographics of the state

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 Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-26%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Arizona there are 67 masonic lodges. The state of Arizona ranks 11th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 49% of Arizona residents voted Republican and 45% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

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. During the summer, the average temperature in Arizona is around 81F. The average high summer temperature is around 112F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 39%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of January at around 61%. On average, the state receives 1.04 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 4.92 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Arizona is 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 spruce, ponderosa pine, pinon, and desert flowers. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyote, the gray fox, the white pelican, or the thick-billed parrot. 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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