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  • Memory Care of Little Rock

    Memory Care of Little Rock

    2501 Aldersgate Rd, Little Rock, AR 72205
    (4)
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    At Memory Care of Little Rock, we are dedicated to the individualized, focused care of our Alzheimer's and dementia residents and their families. We provide care environments for those suffering from the numerous forms of memory loss by offering a uniquely designed Care Program for each individual....

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  • Parkway Village

    Parkway Village

    14300 Chenal Pkwy, Little Rock, AR 72211
    (8)
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    Parkway Village, located in bustling west Little Rock, is the only continuing care retirement community in central Arkansas. Founded by Baptist Health, Arkansas’ leading private healthcare system, we serve residents with home options, cultural and recreational activities, and wellness services for...

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  • Brookdale Chenal Heights

    Brookdale Chenal Heights

    1 Chenal Heights Drive, Little Rock, AR 72223
    (22)
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    It’s good to be home. If you are ready to go seize the day on your next adventure with your grandkids, but need a little bit of help, our Assisted Living community might be the right one for you. You’ll also have peace of mind knowing our staff is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to be...

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  • Avenir Memory Care at Little Rock

    Avenir Memory Care at Little Rock

    8401 Ranch Boulevard, Little Rock, AR 72223
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    Avenir Memory Care at Little Rock is the first independent, free-standing Memory Care Community in Little Rock. We offer proven expertise, individualized, enriching programming and innovative neighborhood design that elevate the quality of residents' lives. We view aging as a natural process, with...

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  • Woodland Heights

    Woodland Heights

    8700 Riley Dr, Little Rock, AR 72205
    (4)
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  • Elmcroft of Maumelle

    Elmcroft of Maumelle

    100 Bringler Drive, Maumelle, AR 72113
    (23)
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    Lease in September and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your rent until 2022.*See our Sales Director for details. 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...

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  • The Manor Senior Living Community of Benton

    The Manor Senior Living Community of Benton

    4727 Boone Rd, Bryant, AR 72022
    (6)
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    At The Manor Senior Living Community, our seniors continue living their lives to the fullest, while experiencing a true sense of belonging. With a dedicated and caring staff, our goal is to provide our valued residents, and their families, relief from the stresses of everyday life, and give them...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Searcy

    Providence Assisted Living of Searcy

    3014 E Moore Ave, Searcy, AR 72143
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    We have 6 facilities in Mississippi and Arkansas. Providence properties are all designed to help residents retain a dignified and independent lifestyle in their golden years. We are dedicated to providing affordable assisted living facilities in a secure home-like environment by a staff of caring,...

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  • Atrium at Serenity Pointe

    Atrium at Serenity Pointe

    2803 Albert Pike Road, Hot Springs, AR 71913
    (16)
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    Enjoy Stunning Views and Landscapes from the Peninsula on Lake Hamilton! The Atrium at Serenity Pointe is a beautiful senior living provider located in Hot Springs, AR, offering unparalleled views from the peninsula on beautiful Lake Hamilton. The Atrium at Serenity Pointe offers the perfect mix of...

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  • The Pinnacle of Greenville

    The Pinnacle of Greenville

    1880 Fairground Rd, Greenville, MS 38703
    (3)
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    We provide our residents with lifestyles, housing, care and services in comfortable surroundings.

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  • Brookdale Fort Smith

    Brookdale Fort Smith

    5501 Duncan Road, Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (11)
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    Maybe it’s time to let someone else do the dishes. Whether you’re looking for independent living, assisted living or memory care, our senior living community has care options to meet your changing needs. When it comes to chores, less is more—more time for you to do what you want to do and here there...

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  • Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia

    700 Moores Crossing, Senatobia, MS 38668
    (4)
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    Providence Assisted Living of Senatobia is located in Senatobia. Our facility offers assisted living. We also have access to specialists like podiatrists, dentists, optometrists, and psychologists. Our facility is rather large. Full range therapy is available to all residents but we work hard to...

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  • HarborChase of Germantown (Opening Summer 2020)

    HarborChase of Germantown (Opening Summer 2020)

    6300 Briarcrest Ave, Germantown, TN 38120
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    HarborChase of Germantown is a place where unrivaled hospitality and classic elegance converge in a timeless setting of peaceful tranquility. Here, you’ll find much more than amazing value in the award-winning cuisine, personalized housekeeping, exhilarating activities, generous amenities and...

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  • Pointe At Kirby Gate

    Pointe At Kirby Gate

    6480 Quince Road, Memphis, TN 38119
    (20)
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    Located right outside of Germantown, our community offers you a whole new world of friendship, gracious living, comfort and convenience in an ultimate location. Put them together and you have the perfect combination for an independent, rewarding and fulfilling retirement. We invite you to call and...

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  • Carriage Court of Memphis

    Carriage Court of Memphis

    1645 West Massey Road, Memphis, TN 38120
    (39)
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    Carriage Court of Memphis is Community-Based Assisted Living at its finest, offering assistance as needed to suit individual lifestyles and personal requirements. Residents live in the comfort and security of a small, friendly, family-like setting with all the privacy they want, yet they may choose...

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  • Belmont Village Memphis

    Belmont Village Memphis

    6605 North Quail Hollow Road, Memphis, TN 38120
    (48)
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    Belmont Village of Memphis, Tennessee is located in the attractive Germantown residential area shaded by Crape Myrtle and Dogwood trees, not too far from the Mississippi River. Situated near shopping, restaurants, places of worship and outstanding medical facilities — not to mention everything...

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  • Foxbridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Foxbridge Assisted Living & Memory Care

    2180 Mangum Rd, Memphis, TN 38134
    (47)
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    Located in the middle of Shelby County is Foxbridge Assisted Living and Memory Care community, a unique, quiet, gated, eight-acre campus featuring five residential cottages with twenty-four apartments each. Walking paths, gardens, pond, ducks and ducklings, geese and goslings, many kinds of birds...

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  • Sycamore Place Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Sycamore Place Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    8722 Winchester Rd., Memphis, TN 38125
    (1)
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    At Sycamore Place, we keep the emotional needs and feelings of your loved one at the very center of what we do. Our Meaningful Moments® program incorporates past patterns and routines into the life of each resident to ensure the highest quality of life possible. This exclusive program is...

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  • Quail Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Quail Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    2820 Kirby Whitten Parkway, Bartlett, TN 38134
    (12)
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    Quail Ridge is an assisted living community in the quaint city of Bartlett, Shelby County, Tennessee. Enjoy our community's courtyard and beautiful grounds. With close proximity to the city of Memphis, the town of Bartlett offers many exciting opportunities for residents and visiting family members....

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  • Brookstone Assisted Living

    Brookstone Assisted Living

    415 E. Longview St, Fayetteville, AR 72703
    (12)
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    The Atrium at Serenity Pointe is proud to have been voted Best Retirement Facility in The Sentinel-Record's 2017 Reader's Choice Awards! Enjoy Stunning Views and Landscapes from the Peninsula on Lake Hamilton! The Atrium at Serenity Pointe is a beautiful senior living provider located in Hot Springs...

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  • Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day Care

    Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day Care

    3575 Hacks Cross Road, Memphis, TN 38125
    (12)
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    For assisted living in the Memphis community, Apple Grove Alzheimer's & Adult Day care offers a family oriented atmosphere for members and their families. This community is a short drive from Memphis, Germantown, Collierville and North Mississippi and is great for quick and easy visits. Apple Grove...

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  • Shelby Gardens Place

    Shelby Gardens Place

    1535 Appling Care Lane, Cordova, TN 38018
    (67)
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    At Shelby Gardens Place, a pet friendly senior living community, we provide our residents thoughtful, compassionate assistance with their daily routine, while respecting their independence. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed nurse is...

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  • Brookdale Dogwood Creek

    Brookdale Dogwood Creek

    8199 Poplar Avenue, Germantown, TN 38138
    (29)
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    Do more of what you love Trade your to-do list for a bucket list.  Here at our community in Germantown, Tennesse, you can do just that with more time for what matters most— pursuing your passion for volunteering, rediscovering an old hobby like painting or focusing on personal wellness with fitness...

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  • Avenir Memory Care at Fayetteville

    Avenir Memory Care at Fayetteville

    1967 W Truckers Drive, Fayetteville, AR 72704
    (11)
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    Avenir Memory Care at Fayetteville is an assisted living level II community in Fayetteville, Arkansas, located in Washington County and home to just over 74,000 people, in the Ozark Mountain region. Residents can enjoy nature walks, excursions with friends, going to local shops, going to sporting...

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  • Heritage at Irene Woods

    Heritage at Irene Woods

    4580 Forest Hill Irene Rd, Memphis, TN 38125
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    Heritage at Irene Woods was designed by nationally known real estate developer Edwards Rose & Sons and is the area’s most sought after option for a beautiful senior living choice. Heritage at Irene Woods offers independent living apartment homes, assisted living apartments and memory care...

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  • The Gardens of Germantown

    The Gardens of Germantown

    3179 Professional Plaza Drive, Germantown, TN 38138
    (18)
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    If someone you love is experiencing memory loss, it can be a frightening time for your family. Our new Memory Care community, situated in the heart of Germantown,Tennessee, is devoted to Dementia and Alzheimer's care. The Gardens of Germantown offers three safe, secured options for your loved one....

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  • Grand Brook Memory Care Rogers at Pinnacle Hills

    Grand Brook Memory Care Rogers at Pinnacle Hills

    5125 W Pleasant Grove Dr, Rogers, AR 72758
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    WELCOME TO GRAND BROOK MEMORY CARE OF ROGERS! Located in the Pinnacle Hills development on the corner of S. Pinnacle Hills Pkwy and W. Pleasant Grove Rd. in Rogers, this brand new Grand Brook community comfortably accommodates 32 residents in two, small residential-style homes. Each home faces a...

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  • The Arbors & Terrace of Ruston

    4518 Highway 80 East, Ruston, LA 71270
    (2)
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    Assisted Living is designed for seniors who may have difficulty with activities of daily living. The Arbor provides a way of living for seniors who seek independence and privacy, yet have concerns for housekeeping, lawn maintenance, activities, personal nutrition, as well as assistance with...

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  • Savannah Grand of West Monroe

    Savannah Grand of West Monroe

    3702 Cypress St, West Monroe, LA 71291
    (29)
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    Savannah Grand of West Monroe is an assisted living community in the city of West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. Our bravura community is located close to the banks of river Ouachita with fresh water trickling with a calming breeze always. West Monroe is ideal for meditation and self-reflection...

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  • The Rosemont

    The Rosemont

    110 Regency Pl, West Monroe, LA 71291
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    The Rosemont is a licensed Assisted Living and Memory Support community that goes beyond just personal assistance. When seniors want quality, respect and dignity, they choose The Rosemont. The Rosemont is proud to be one of the first true assisted living and Memory Care communities in...

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  • Providence Memory Care of Grenada

    Providence Memory Care of Grenada

    21 Rosemont Dr., Grenada, MS 38668
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    We have 6 facilities in Mississippi and Arkansas. Providence properties are all designed to help residents retain a dignified and independent lifestyle in their golden years. We are dedicated to providing affordable assisted living facilities in a secure home-like environment by a staff of caring,...

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  • Village on the Park Bentonville

    Village on the Park Bentonville

    3800 SW Mt. Carmel Drive, Bentonville, AR 72713
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    When it’s time to choose a senior living community where you or a loved one can Live Life Well®, Village on the Park Bentonville in Bentonville, Arkansas, may just be the perfect choice. Our community offers you or your loved one a variety of lifestyle and care options, including Independent Living,...

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  • The Pinnacle of Oxford

    The Pinnacle of Oxford

    1488 Belk Boulevard, Oxford, MS 38655
    (10)
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    Hermitage Gardens of Oxford is a beautiful, 55-suite retirement community offering Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care. Step inside our doors and discover charming assisted living with a distinctive grace reminiscent of Oxford's celebrated history. Personal touches create a community rich in...

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  • The Blake at Oxford

    The Blake at Oxford

    110 Ed Perry Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655
    (6)
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    Strategically located in the new Oxford Commons development in Oxford, Mississippi, The Blake at Oxford is a community for seniors unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel right at home. Assisted Living and...

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  • Brookdale Bossier City

    Brookdale Bossier City

    2540 Beene Boulevard, Bossier City, LA 71111
    (20)
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    There’s a lot to love here—like care when you need it. And more time to do what you want to do. With both adult residential care and memory care, here at our community, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. We’ll take care of the rest so you can focus the fun. Your basic utilities and...

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  • Maple Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Maple Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    1146 E. Lakewood Street, Springfield, MO 65810
    (2)
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    Maple Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center is a specialized assisted living community located in the outdoorsy and large city of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri. Our scenic community is a beautiful place to live and is an enticing place for visiting family and friends. Maple Wood is...

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  • The Fremont Senior Living

    The Fremont Senior Living

    1520 E Bates, Springfield, MO 65804
    (33)
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    The Fremont Senior Living is a Continuum of Care community offering Independent Apartments and Patio Homes, Assisted Living Level Two Suites, and a Memory Care Cottage. The Fremont is a locally owned and operated community that has been providing the highest level of customer service and care to...

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  • Oak Pointe of Monett

    Oak Pointe of Monett

    1011 Old Airport Rd, Monett, MO 65708
    (4)
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    Our mission is to be the best place a senior adult has ever lived. We prioritize helping residents remain connected to friends, family and community, and always maintain a firm commitment to well-being that nourishes the body, mind and spirit. Assisted Living At Oak Pointe, we start with curiosity...

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  • The Gardens Assisted Living & Memory Care

    The Gardens Assisted Living & Memory Care

    1302 W Sunset St, Springfield, MO 65807
    (7)
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    The Gardens Independent Condominiums of Springfield, MO is perfect for those who wish to remain more independent.  The community consists of 14 condos that are primarily two-bedroom, two-bath and have two-car garages.  The condos range from 1050 to 1500 square feet with three different...

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  • Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    16979 HIghway 39, Verona, MO 65769
    (2)
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    Our residents automatically becomes our family, we are a smaller community state licence ,we work one on one with Our residents our staff has over 25 yrs experience Meals are made fresh daily, home made meals, our rooms are completely furnished the residents could get outside if they want to enjoy...

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  • Brookdale Shreveport

    Brookdale Shreveport

    7110 University Drive, Shreveport, LA 71105
    (24)
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    Don’t sweat the small stuff. We’ve got that covered for you with care when you need it. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our community with both adult residential care and memory care could be right for you....

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  • Brookdale Muskogee

    Brookdale Muskogee

    3211 Chandler Road, Muskogee, OK 74403
    (8)
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    Designed With You In Mind Tucked away on a lovely property just a few minutes from the Muskogee Turnpike, you will discover a memory care community that feels more like a family than your traditional senior living home. We specialize in serving men and women living with Alzheimer’s and other forms...

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  • Heritage Park Village

    Heritage Park Village

    1714 North Edwards Avenue, Mount Pleasant, TX 75455
    (4)
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    Heritage Park Village is the premier family-owned senior living community in Mount Pleasant, Texas. Our service and hospitality ensure our Residents are afforded the independence they deserve while receiving the support they need, all while living in their own private homes. Heritage Park Village is...

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  • Belfair of McAlester

    Belfair of McAlester

    802 Windsong Way, McAlester, OK 74501
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    Belfair of McAlester is a beautiful assisted living and memory care community located in Southeast Oklahoma. Assisted living at Belfair of McAlester provides enriched living with the welcome comforts of home. unlike institutional care environments, each lovely apartment includes built-in safety...

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  • Savannah Court of Bastrop

    10280 Boswell St., Bastrop, LA 71220
    (5)
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    Savannah Court of Bastrop is an assisted living memory care community that is located in the urban city of Bastrop, Morehouse Parish, Louisiana. Our community is located right in the outskirts of the city thus the residents experience both urban and rural life balanced effectively. Bastrop city is...

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  • Legacy Assisted Living & Memory Care at Lenox

    6551 Knight Arnold Rd, Memphis, TN 38115
    (30)
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    Located in the heart of bustling Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, Legacy Assisted Living & Memory Care at Lenox Park is conveniently located to you and your family. We are easy to access and provide ample parking. Our central location makes it possible for active seniors to remain engaged with the...

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  • Riverdale Assisted Living

    6880 East Raines Road, Memphis, TN 38115
    (22)
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    Riverdale Assisted Living located in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee provides seniors with the opportunity to become a part of a caring community. This community offers residents and their guests much to do and see. Memphis is a busy city with plenty to do. Guests of our residents will enjoy...

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  • Century Pines Assisted Living

    709 E Mccracken Rd, Ozark, MO 65721
    (12)
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    Century Pines Assisted Living is located in the beautiful neighborhoods of Ozark, MO. Century Pines is situated on a picturesque terrain, and the ambient landscapes that stretch far and beyond are set to give our residents a wonderful place to call home. When you visit Century Pines, your view of...

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  • Savannah Grand of Bossier City

    4770 Brandon Blvd, Bossier City, LA 71111
    (18)
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    When someone you love is in need of memory care, choose the caring staff and impressive surroundings available at the Savannah Grand of Bossier City assisted living community located in Bossier City, Bossier Parish, Louisiana. The community is conveniently located on Brandon Avenue which is east of...

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  • HarborChase of Cordova (Opening Late 2020)

    HarborChase of Cordova (Opening Late 2020)

    1600 Appling Rd, Cordova, TN 38016
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Nursing Homes in Little Rock, AR

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — are intended for seniors who require 24-hour monitoring and medical assistance. These communities are designed to promote independence among seniors who require constant nursing care to perform activities of daily living (ADLs), but do not require hospital-level care.

The median monthly cost for a private room in a Little Rock nursing home is about $6,692, and the median monthly cost of a private room in a nursing home in the state of Arkansas is around $6,083, according to Genworth.

For this type of elder care, Little Rock, AR offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.

Cost of Living in Little Rock, AR

The cost of living in Little Rock often ranks lower than the national average. Little Rock is a smaller city which still has plenty to offer in the way of convenience and activity, and it can be a great destination choice to save on living costs compared to larger metropolitan areas. All index ratings are based on a system where a score of 100 represents the cost of the national average.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Health care index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
83 96 86 $995 16.8% $159,269 $46,409 None

Local Medical Providers

The Little Rock area is home to a number of highly-rated hospitals, and the following are often ranked among the region’s best:

  • UAMS Medical Center - UAMS is a Level 1 Trauma Center and teaching hospital in Little Rock, affiliated with the University of Arkansas. The UAMS campus covers 84 acres and consists of 25 buildings focusing on different specialties. The hospital is most highly regarded in the fields of cancer care, otolaryngology, diabetes treatment, and orthopaedics.
  • CHI St. Vincent Infirmary - CHI St. Vincent is part of the Catholic Health Initiative network, which operates hospitals in 18 states. This particular community has served the Little Rock area since 1888 and includes approximately 1,000 medical staff members on board. Specialties at CHI St. Vincent include cancer and heart care, women’s health, and radiology.
  • Arkansas Heart Hospital - The “premiere cardiac hospital in the state of Arkansas,” Arkansas Heart Hospital provides a wide spectrum of heart-related care. They also offer diabetes care and endocrinology, as well as vascular health services.

Climate and Weather

The climate of Little Rock is considered humid subtropical, and consists of hot, humid summers and short, occasionally cool winters. Little Rock experiences rainy seasons throughout spring and late autumn. On average, the humidity level for Little Rock is about 56.3%, often peaking in January at around 64%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
81°F 93°F (July) 68°F (June) 43°F 56°F (February) 30°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
49 (good) 60 in december (moderate)

The peak 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.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4” 5” (November) 3.5”

Demographics and Values

The largest city in Arkansas as well as the state capital, Little Rock is a small urban center located in the center of the state. Little Rock is home to the University of Arkansas which oversees UAMS, the University of Arkansas Medical Center - one of the state’s largest employers. Little Rock is fairly youthful, with a median age of 36 years old. Politics in Little Rock lean a little more toward the left of the spectrum compared to much of the conservative South - Democrats won Pulaski County in the 2016 presidential election by over 17%.

2016 Presidential Election

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
56.1% 38.3% 5.6%

Population Statistics

Population density Population trend
643 people per square mile Shrinking at a rate of 0.13%

Age

Median 0-18 18-24 25-44 45-64 65+
36 24.7% 10% 31.7% 22% 11.6%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
22.5% 40.4% 16.4%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
3.1% 41.7% 7.3% 0.2% 0.1% 45.7% 2.4%

Crime

Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
67 14.6

Miscellaneous

Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Veterans
65% 13.2% 7.4%

Little Rock is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Many people in Little Rock hold traditional family values in high regard and may be biased towards members of the queer community.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Despite its small size, Little Rock still has plenty going on. The city is home to enough museums, parks, theaters, and historic sites to keep you busy for a long time. The Arkansas Art Center is the largest art museum in the state, and contains works by noted artists such as Van Gogh, Andrew Wyeth, and Pablo Picasso, as well as plenty of contemporary work. The museum also teaches classes in ceramics, drawing, jewelry making, woodworking, and more. Also noteworthy is the Arkansas Repertory Theater, the longest-running non-profit theater in Arkansas. Known locally as “The Rep,” the theater hosts about 200 shows a year, performing classic productions as well as world premiers, and has been known to draw over 70,000 patrons yearly.

For those interested in history, the Quapaw Quarter is a must-see Little Rock destination. Named for the region’s native Quapaw people, this section of the city consists of hundreds of buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, dating back to the 1800s, and includes examples of architecture in Victorian, Antebellum, and Craftsman styles. Downtown Little Rock is also home to the William J. Clinton presidential center, a library, museum, and park dedicated to the 42nd president of the United States. It includes a number of artifacts from Clinton’s presidency and displays full-size replicas of the Oval Office and Cabinet Room during his time in office.

Transportation

Little Rock’s public transportation options are covered by the Rock Region Metro. The Metro runs a bus system which is in operation 7 days a week, except for certain holidays. The city also has two streetcar lines. Most transit lines are in operation from early morning hours until nighttime, and cover a wide portion of the city. Discounted fares are offered to seniors 65 years of age and older and persons with disabilities.

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