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Senior housing types near Tucson, AZ

  • Oasis Assisted Living Center

    Oasis Assisted Living Center

    2721 N. Oracle Road, Tucson, AZ 85705
    (5)
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    Oasis Assisted Living Center provides seniors with a safe and caring assisted living community to call home in Tucson, Pima County, Arizona. This community is there for those seniors who are in need of memory care, and it offers a great home to those who are looking to live in the great city of...

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  • Groves Assisted Living - Pima

    Groves Assisted Living - Pima

    4014 E Pima St, Tucson, AZ 85712
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    Pima Street Homes is an assisted living community located in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima County and home to over 520,000 people. Tucson is a beautiful city known for its bustling business community, sporting events, great shopping and fine dining. Residents will enjoy shopping with friends, going to...

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  • Atria Campana Del Rio

    Atria Campana Del Rio

    1550 East River Road, Tucson, AZ 85718
    (69)
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    At Atria Campana del Rio, you'll discover a welcoming senior community nestled in the bucolic foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains in Tucson. The area's Spanish-style architecture is reflected in the red-tile roofs and soft desert colors throughout each spacious apartment and townhome. There's...

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  • Sunrise at River Road

    Sunrise at River Road

    4975 North 1st Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85718
    (51)
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    Since 2008 Sunrise at River Road as been providing outstanding assisted living and memory care services to Tucson. Located at River Road and North 1st Avenue we are centrally located, are a warm and inviting, homelike environment complete with pets, fresh flowers, southwest landscaping and...

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  • Handmaker Jewish Services for the Aging

    Handmaker Jewish Services for the Aging

    2221 N Rosemont Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712
    (7)
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    The Handmaker community offers Assisted Living and Health Care services for every stage of the aging. Residents and families can feel confident that, as needs change, quality, caring staff and programs will be there to meet those needs. In addition to the apartment settings, Handmaker offers...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Tucson

    Pacifica Senior Living Tucson

    2675 N Wyatt Drive, Tucson, AZ 85712
    (21)
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    Situated in vibrant Tucson, Arizona, our community is specialized in Memory Care for individuals with Alzheimer's, dementia, and memory loss issues. Our community creates a customized service and assistance plan for each resident with a variety of therapies and life enrichment activities. Home-like...

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  • The Forum at Tucson

    The Forum at Tucson

    2500 North Rosemont Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85712
    (13)
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    The Forum at Tucson is for seniors who want to maintain their rich and rewarding life without the responsibilities of running a household. It is ideal if you are an active senior who wants to focus on the things you enjoy most in life, but yet have assistance available should you need it. With our...

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  • Woodland Palms Memory Care Community

    Woodland Palms Memory Care Community

    1020 N Woodland Ave, Tucson, AZ 85711
    (23)
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    You will have an opportunity to make your contribution to our family, which makes Woodland Palms Memory Care the distinctive place that it is in Tucson, AZ. It is people that make a community. We recognize that people make all the difference. Treating people well – with respect, trust, care, and...

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  • Foothills Place

    Foothills Place

    3701 N Swan Rd, Tucson, AZ 85718
    (30)
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    We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create a...

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  • Copper Canyon Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Copper Canyon Assisted Living & Memory Care

    5901 N La Cholla Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85741
    (5)
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    Located just north of the Rillito River, Copper Canyon is not just a memory care facility, we are a memory care community. It is a warm, welcoming senior community for those in need of assisted living, transitional assisted living, or memory care. Copper Canyon combines Person-Centered Care with an...

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  • Cascades of Tucson

    Cascades of Tucson

    201 N Jessica Ave, Tucson, AZ 85710
    (44)
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    Life is as vibrant and carefree as you choose to be! You decide when, where and how to enjoy the many pleasures of living at our distinguished Tucson, Arizona retirement community. Intentionally designed with attention to comfort and detail, Cascades was planned specifically to accommodate senior...

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  • Brookdale Santa Catalina

    Brookdale Santa Catalina

    7500 North Calle Sin Envidia, Tucson, AZ 85718
    (36)
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    Are you ready for fewer chores and more adventures? Come see if our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, with independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus is the right fit for you. We’re a rental CCRC. That means you’ll pay a monthly rental fee...

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  • Affirmative Care Home

    Affirmative Care Home

    8074 E 8th St, Tucson, AZ 85710
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    Our spotless home is clean, clean, clean. Our award winning staff has been with us for years. Our home is friendly and fun with on site medical attention available. Call us to check availability and current rates.

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  • Desert Gardens Assisted Living

    Desert Gardens Assisted Living

    3700 North River Hills Drive, Tucson, AZ 85750
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    Desert Gardens Assisted Living provides a warm and inviting environment in a luxurious, residential home. Our residents are able live in a home with compassionate, experienced caregivers. At Desert Gardens, our mission is to enrich the lives of our residents and their families, and provide the best...

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  • Sierra del Sol

    Sierra del Sol

    8151 East Speedway Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85710
    (37)
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    We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create a...

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  • Saint Anthony's Adult Care Home

    Saint Anthony's Adult Care Home

    2302 S Quail Hollow Dr., Tucson, AZ 85710
    (1)
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    Saint Anthony's Adult Care Home is a residential care home in Tucson, Arizona in the county of Pima. Seniors that enjoy outdoor activities will appreciate how close Saint Anthony's Adult Care Home is to a variety of outdoor recreation. The Rolling Hills Golf Course is just over a block away, where...

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  • Tucson Place

    Tucson Place

    5660 N Kolb Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750
    (12)
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    Tucson Placeis located in the beautiful Catalina Foothills of Tucson, Arizona, and offers personalized assisted living facilities and Alzheimer's and dementia care. Just minutes away from breathtaking Sabino Canyon, our residents enjoy a friendly environment that effortlessly draws residents...

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  • Brookdale Tanque Verde

    Brookdale Tanque Verde

    9050 East Tanque Verde Road, Tucson, AZ 85749
    (17)
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    A Life Well Lived Tucked in a cozy nook at the base of the beautiful Catalina Foothills, your loved one has a wonderful opportunity to enjoy all the comforts of home here in our friendly and life-giving memory care community. Whether they want to engage with their fellow neighbors in the many...

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  • Sage Desert Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Sage Desert Assisted Living & Memory Care

    2365 W Orange Grove Rd, Tucson, AZ 85741
    (1)
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    Set to open in early 2018, Sage Desert Senior Living will offer Tucson seniors a comfortable, homelike setting in an elegant environment. If there comes a time when your mom or dad needs more help to get through their day, Sage Desert’s assisted living care services can help. In addition to the...

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  • Simancas Assisted Living

    550 South Country Club Road, Tucson, AZ 85716
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    Simancas Assisted Living is a residential care home located in the historic town of Tucson, Arizona. This snowbird destination gained popularity as it has sunshine more than 350 days a year. The wonderful weather makes it a treat to enjoy the great outdoors of Tucson. The Arizona-Sonora Desert...

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  • The Groves on Spring St

    4110 E Spring St, Tucson, AZ 85712
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    Spring Street Homes provides seniors with an assisted living community in the midst of the great city of Tucson, Pima County, Arizona. Both residents and guests of the city will enjoy checking out the Reid Park Zoo, the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, and the Tucson Botanical Gardens. This city has...

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  • Truval Assisted Living Home

    4445 N Pontatoc Road, Tucson, AZ 85718
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    Truval Assisted Living Home Truval Assisted Living Home is a residential care home located in Tucson, AZ, a part of Pima County. This home is located in an area that is filled with great beauty and attractions. Those spending time in Tucson will appreciate all that is offered in the Arizona-Sonora...

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  • San Nicolas Assisted Living

    1362 W. San Nicolas Drive, Tucson, AZ 85701
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    Warmth, Elegance ... just right! Located only five minutes from the Northwest Hospital and Doctor's offices, this amazing home offers over 5,300 square feet of stylish living — French doors and lace, Berber carpets, white baby grand piano, original oil paintings, stone fireplace, extensive...

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  • San Nicolas II

    6767 North Leonardo, Tucson, AZ 85704
    (1)
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    For an assisted living experience unlike any other, look no further than San Nicolas II. This facility is only for elderly women, and only 10 patients are accepted at a time to provide individualized care to each woman. Located in Tuscon, Ariz., San Nicolas II offers one-of-a-kind senior care and a...

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  • Casa De Los Abuelos

    2015 West Ina Road, Tucson, AZ 85704
    (3)
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    At Casa De Los Abuelos located in sunny Tucson, AZ we provide more than just supervision and meals for your aging or disabled family member, we provide reassurance to you and your family that they will have more than their basic needs met. We proudly offer adult day services, a residential care home...

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  • Angel's Kiss

    7475 East Rio Vista Circle, Tucson, AZ 85715
    (3)
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    Located in a safe residential area in Tucson, Arizona you will find a beautiful large home specially designed to accommodate Alzheimers patients. Grandma's Angel Home is an elegant fully-furnished home with comfortable sized rooms. Our assisted living facility caters to a maximum of five residents...

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  • Carlton Village

    Carlton Village

    321 W Limberlost, Tucson, AZ 85705
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  • Catalina Springs Memory Care

    Catalina Springs Memory Care

    9685 North Oracle Road, Oro Valley, AZ 85704
    (21)
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    Can it really be different? Yes. Our unique community is designed with the residents in mind, showcasing a new concept in memory care that provides an atmosphere that is inviting and comfortable for both your loved one and you. Catalina Springs Memory Care Residence feels more like you are in...

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  • Brookdale Oro Valley

    Brookdale Oro Valley

    10175 North Oracle Road, Oro Valley, AZ 85704
    (16)
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    A Life of Purpose and Meaning When you decide to move your loved one into our warm and welcoming memory care community, you can rest easy knowing they will be surrounded by a friendly care team and given all kinds of opportunities to enjoy a life rich in purpose and meaning. Because our community...

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  • Grama's Home

    Grama's Home

    9950 N. Wild Creek Drive, Oro Valley, AZ 85742
    (2)
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    Grama's Home is a senior care home located in picturesque Oro Valley, Arizona in Pima County. Located just 14 miles north of downtown Tucson, the town of Oro Valley is set against the magnificent backdrop of Mt Lemmon, the highest mountain in the state of Arizona. Oro Valley is a close-knit...

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  • San Judas Adult Care Home

    17380 South Camino Cartagena, Sahuarita, AZ 85629
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    San Judas Adult Care Home is a residential care home located in the vibrant town of Sahuarita, Pima County, Arizona. Our charming town has a rich history and quiet atmosphere, perfect for seniors who want to relax and enjoy some quality time with friends and family. Arizona also has beautiful, sunny...

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Tucson, Arizona

Nursing Homes

A nursing home facility provides lodging to at least two seniors who have no family ties to the administrator. This type of residence offers its occupants around-the-clock care by registered nurses. These caregivers provide healthcare services for people who are unable to care for their needs because of mental or physical conditions.

This type of facility is a convenient and comfortable care alternative for persons 65 years and above, however nursing homes will routinely allow persons 55 and greater (a rarity in theworldof senior care).Many occupants of nursing homes are persons with behavioral difficulties, which can consist of a tendency to wander, verbal outbursts, or resisting care. A large number of residents tend to be single women who have circles of support, and almost 50% of nursing home residents are over the age of 85. Nursing homes are required to provide medically-related social services, room and bed maintenance services, specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), and emergency dental services to residents. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements, make complaints, to manage your money, and form or participate in resident groups. Examples of amenities and servicesprovided at nursing homes might include patient and caregiver education, monitoring serious illness and unstable health status, senior centers, and room and board.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, particularly those who live with chronic disease or those requiring long-term care, access to hospitals is a key component while choosing which community best meets you or your family's needs. The top hospitals that service Tucson include Tucson Medical Center, St. Mary's Hospital, and St Joseph's Hospital. In total, there are 9 hospitals located in Tucson which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Cost of Living

The cost of care for a community is influenced by the city in which it is located. Per month, the median price of rent in Tucson is about $875 per month and the median home value in Tucson costs around $134,993. The rent burden for Tucson is around 19.5% of the average monthly income. Tucson has a cost-of-living index of 99.4 based on the national average of 100, where anything under 100 is cheaper than the national average. Tucson has a grocery-price index of about 95.5.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many seniors, weather and climate are often a major factor in choosing a home that is right for you. Tucson has a hot semi-arid type of climate. Monthly, Tucson gets approximately 3 inches of precipitation. The most rain usually occurs in July with an average of 9 inches during the month. Tucson gets an average of 0.40 inches of snow. During the summer months, the temperature in Tucson is approximately 87°F. The low summer temperature falls to roughly 71°F in the month of June. The summer high temperature peaks at approximately 101°F in the month of July. In the wintertime, the temperature in Tucson drops to around 54°F. The winter high will rise to approximately 68°F in the month of February. The low winter temperature is around 40 °F during the month of December. The average humidity level for Tucson is roughly 36%. Humidity ratings peak in the month of August at roughly 45%. On average, the air quality index rating in Tucson is approximately 55.2. The average air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. The air quality index score reaches its highest in the month of December at approximately 73.0. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Demographics and Values

In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Tucson 21.4% practice Catholicism, 5.4% practice another Chrisitan faith, and 3.0% worship the Church of Jesus Christ. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Tucson, out of the total population 0.6% practice Judaism, 0.9% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.0% practice Islam. In Tucson, 59.5% are nonbelievers. Out of the total city population, 49.8% are male and 50.2% are female. In Tucson, 24.6% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.0% are over the age of 60, 5.7% are over the age of 70, and 3.6% are over the age of 80. The median age of Tucson is 33 years old. In terms of education, 10.7% have a graduate degree, 23.7% have a high-school diploma, and 26.6% have a college degree. The current population of Tucson is growing at a rate of 0.008%. Tucson has a population density of 868 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Tucson, 15.2% have some form of disability, 61.8% participate in the labor force, 5.2% are widowed, and 24.1% live in poverty. In terms of crime, Tucson has 8.2 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 53.9 property crimes per 1000 residents. Racially, the population of Tucson is 10.6% other or not specified, 5.0% black, 73.1% white, 3.1% Asian, 3.2% Native American, 42.9% Hispanic, 4.9% mixed race, and 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Tucson, 9.0% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Tucson is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. During the previous presidential election, 39.7% voted Republican, 7.0% voted for a third party candidate, and 53.3% voted Democrat in Pima county.

State Information

An overview of Arizona

There are 96 general hospitals and 153 health centers that provide care for 7,296,554 Arizona residents. Verde Valley Medical Center, Flagstaff Medical Center, and Mayo Clinic Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. 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. The natural beauty of Arizona is ranked 33rd in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Arizona citizen is ranked 34th nation-wide. Additionally, Arizona is ranked 23rd by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

In Arizona, 34% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 4,673 different congregations. 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. The state of Arizona ranks 11th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 38 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 49% of Arizona residents voted Republican and 45% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 81°F. The average high summer temperature is around 112°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 46°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 75°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11°F in the month of December. The average humidity across the state is 39%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 61% in the month of January. On average, Arizona has an air quality index rating of around 49.9 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 65.5 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 4.92 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 1.04 inches of precipitation a month. 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 piã±on, spruce, cereus, and fir. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the collared lizard, the thick-billed parrot, the white pelican, or the cactus wren (the state bird). The state animal of Arizona is the the ringtail cat.