Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to nursing homes. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. With 4 senior care options in Yuma and the surrounding area, 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.
1475 S 46th Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed
Situated in the heart of Arizona's Yuma Valley, Emerald Springs Retirement and Assisted Living Community offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With proximity to beautiful parkland and historic missions, this peaceful and picturesque community is an ideal place to call home....
12234 E. North Frontage, Yuma, AZ 85367
Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private
At Copper Place, our senior living community in Yuma, we work with home health and home therapy agencies and develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident. A full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination of care. Our...
10565 S Commercial Center Loop, Yuma, AZ 85367
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
Growing older doesn’t have to mean doing less. At Ativo Senior Living of Yuma, we believe that with the right care and opportunity, these years of your life can be fun, enriching, and productive. At our Yuma, Arizona, Assisted Living and Memory Care community, we provide the environment where...
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:
A nursing home community offers lodging to two or more seniors who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. A nursing home community provides its occupants with 24-hour care by on-site nurses. These nurses offer personal care, maintenance and other health related services for those who are unable to properly care for their needs.
This type of community is a familiar and comfy care choice for persons 65 years and above, however nursing homes will individuals 55 and greater seldom heard of in senior care regarding other care types. Many residents of nursing homes may have behavioral problems, which can consist of resisting care, a tendency to wander, or verbal outbursts. Often times persons may prefer to live in a nursing home over another type of community due to a physical or mental disability that prevents them from easily accomplishing the activities of daily living. Some services come at an extra cost which can include personal comfort items, a private room, unless medically needed, and special care services not included in the community’s Medicaid payment. A significant amount of occupants are bachelors or widows who have less social support, and almost half of nursing home residents are over the age of 85. Examples of care services and amenities offered at nursing homes can include personal care (including dressing, bathing, and toilet assistance), social and recreational activities, help with shopping and transportation, and senior centers.
The price of a care community is influenced by the community in which it is located. The median monthly cost for rent in Yuma is about $931 and the median home value for Yuma is approximately $125,590. The rent burden for Yuma is around 18.5% of the average person’s monthly income.
In Yuma, 11.0% of the population are veterans. Racially, the population of Yuma is 59.1% Hispanic, 19.2% other or not specified, 70.7% white, 1.9% Asian, 1.0% Native American, 3.4% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 3.8% mixed race. Out of the total population of Yuma, 61.7% participate in the labor force, 6.0% consider themselves widows, 16.9% live in poverty, and 11.5% have some form of disability. Of the population of Yuma 26.0% have a high-school diploma, 17.4% have a college degree, and 6.8% have a graduate degree. Yuma has a population density of 304 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 51.0% are male and 49.0% are female. The median age of Yuma is 32 years old.
Overall, Arizona ranks 34th out of all states in quality of life and 23rd in healthcare. The state of Arizona has 96 hospitals and 153 health centers, providing care to a population of 7,296,554. 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.
In the last presidential election 45% of Arizona residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. The state of Arizona ranks 11th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Arizona, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38. In terms of religious values, 34% of Arizona’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 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.
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. 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. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 81F. The average high summer temperature is around 112F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 46F. The average high winter temperature is around 75F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11F in the month of December. Arizona experiences an average humidity rating of about 39%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 61% in the month of January. 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.
The state of Arizona has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of desert flowers, oak, spruce, and cereus. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the black-tailed jackrabbit, the cactus wren (the state bird), the rattlesnakes, or the thick-billed parrot. The state animal of Arizona is the the ringtail cat.
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