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Senior housing types near Wilmington, DE

  • Lorelton

    Lorelton

    2200 West 4th Street, Wilmington, DE 19805
    (58)
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    Winner Best Assisted Living 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019! Offering Assisted Living as well as Memory Care. The Lorelton is truly unique. Privately owned by a local foundation not a corporation. Not-for-Profit and affordable. The Lorelton is considered to be in 'the Suburbs' of the city. Conveniently...

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  • Rockland Place

    Rockland Place

    1519 Rockland Rd., Wilmington, DE 19803
    (31)
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    When you think of assisted living and memory care, 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...

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  • Foulk Manor South

    Foulk Manor South

    407 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (21)
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    As one of the friendliest retirement communities in North Wilmington, Foulk Manor South is located just minutes from Concord Pike, Route 202 and Interstate 95, and sits amidst the history and fine traditions of the Brandywine Hundred community. Our residents and their families appreciate and enjoy...

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  • Foulk Manor North

    Foulk Manor North

    1212 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (21)
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    Foulk Manor North offers our residents a continuum of care encompassing independent living, assisted living, memory care in our Bridge to Rediscovery community and skilled nursing. Set on ten beautifully wooded acres, right next to the New Castle County Brandywine Hundred Library, Foulk Manor North...

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  • HarborChase of Wilmington (Now Open)

    HarborChase of Wilmington (Now Open)

    2004 Shipley Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (5)
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    HarborChase of Wilmington Assisted Living and Memory Care, 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...

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  • Arden Courts of Wilmington

    Arden Courts of Wilmington

    700 1/2 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (12)
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    For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...

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  • Sunrise of Wilmington

    Sunrise of Wilmington

    2215 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (32)
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    Just minutes from the Delaware/Pennsylvania state line, Sunrise of Wilmington is set in the heart of Brandywine Hundred. We pride ourselves in our dedication to creating a quality care alternative for seniors in the North Wilmington area. Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't...

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  • Ivy Gables Senior Living

    Ivy Gables Senior Living

    2210 Swiss Ln, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (4)
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    Ivy Gables Senior Living, is nestled in the village of Ardentown, Delaware and provides everything a senior living community should offer; a warm, friendly, comfortable and elegant lifestyle. It is surrounded by tastefully landscaped courtyards for relaxing with friends and families, listening to...

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  • Merion Gardens Assisted Living

    Merion Gardens Assisted Living

    315 Merion Ave, Carneys Point, NJ 08069
    (2)
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    Merion Gardens Assisted Living is located in CarneyÆs Point, New Jersey. Merion Gardens is owned and supervised by local physicians. Since they are known for making wellness a priority, residents and loved ones can be assured that each resident is provided exceptional service in a supportive...

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  • Somerford House & Place Newark

    501 South Harmony Road, Newark, DE 19713
    (33)
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    Somerford House offers general assisted living on a beautifully landscaped campus in Newark, Delaware. Centrally located the surrounding community offers easy access to downtown Newark, local shopping districts, Christiana Hospital and Interstate 95. Step inside our doors to discover a lovely,...

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  • The Residence at Chadd's Ford

    The Residence at Chadd's Ford

    1778 Wilmington Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (2)
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    The Residence at Chadds Ford will be LCB Senior Living’s flagship community in west suburban Philadelphia, bringing the area a level of luxury, service and sophisticated lifestyle befitting the cultured, inquisitive, active seniors that we serve. Located at 1778 Wilmington Pike in Glen Mills, within...

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  • Paramount Senior Living at Newark

    Paramount Senior Living at Newark

    200 E Village Rd, Newark, DE 19711
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    Paramount Senior Living is a senior living community offering both assisted living and memory care in Newark, Delaware. We are located in a quiet residential neighborhood with access to many nearby activities and amenities. Residents can enjoy shopping at nearby shopping centers, excursions to local...

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  • The Summit at Glen Mills (Opening Late 2019)

    The Summit at Glen Mills (Opening Late 2019)

    52 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (2)
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    Combine amazing service, great friends, and resort-level amenities and you’ve got the perfect recipe for all the comforts of home. The Summit at Glen Mills is opening later this year and offers Independent Living, Personal Care and Memory Care all in one campus for flexibility and convenience. With...

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  • The Residence at Glen Riddle

    The Residence at Glen Riddle

    263 Glen Riddle Road, Media, PA 19063
    (31)
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    There are assisted living facilities. And then there's The Residence. One reason why The Residence is such a special place to live is that we understand every family wants the very best for loved ones. As a company that is family-operated, our commitment is to each resident individually - providing...

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  • Residences at Chestnut Ridge

    Residences at Chestnut Ridge

    2700 Chestnut Parkway, Wallingford, PA 19013
    (30)
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    The Residences at Chestnut Ridge are located in beautiful and historic Chester, Pennsylvania. Residents and guests alike enjoy our proximity to Chester Park, Taylor Arboretum and the Ridley Creek, all of which can be seen from our community. Natural beauty is enjoyed year round and residents enjoy a...

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  • Sunrise of Westtown

    Sunrise of Westtown

    1045 Wilmington Pike, Westtown, PA 19382
    (25)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Sunrise of Granite Run

    Sunrise of Granite Run

    247 North Middletown Road, Media, PA 19063
    (39)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Arbor Terrace Willistown

    Arbor Terrace Willistown

    1713 W Chester Pike, West Chester, PA 19382
    (31)
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    Arbor Terrace Willistown offers quality personal care and dementia care in West Chester, Pennsylvania. We honor individuality and celebrate each person's unique life through deep connections with our residents and families. We create delightful surprises and meaningful moments within a safe and...

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  • Rose Tree Place

    Rose Tree Place

    500 Sandy Bank Road, Media, PA 19063
    (71)
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    When you think of assisted living and memory care, 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...

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  • Arbour Square at West Chester

    Arbour Square at West Chester

    1201 Ward Ave, West Chester, PA 19380
    (15)
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    Arbour Square at West Chester is truly a unique rental community. Located in a beautiful, small town rich in history, Arbour Square stands out as something new and exciting, above and beyond the ordinary. A community where there’s always something interesting or fun going on, and where you’ll find...

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  • Bellingham Retirement Community

    Bellingham Retirement Community

    1615 East Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380
    (78)
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    Bellingham is a senior living community offering independent living, personal care and memory care services to seniors We also offer skilled nursing care at Parklane which is located on our campus. Centered around a quaint 18th century farm, Bellingham retirement community offers a variety of...

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  • Sunrise of Newtown Square

    Sunrise of Newtown Square

    333 South Newtown Street Road, Newtown Square, PA 19073
    (26)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized care services. From...

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  • Providence Rehabilitation & Healthcare

    Providence Rehabilitation & Healthcare

    600 S Wycombe Ave, Yeadon, PA 19050
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    Providence Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center is the premier CMS 5-star subacute and medical care provider in the Mercy Fitzgerald community. Our warm and welcoming center is committed to helping you achieve your goals by offering the highest quality of rehabilitation and skilled nursing care. We...

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  • Simpson Meadows

    Simpson Meadows

    101 Plaza Dr, Downingtown, PA 19335
    (13)
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    Simpson Meadows is Central Chester County's premier non-profit continuing care retirement community, with more than a 150 year history of service to senior adults as a member of the Simpson Senior Services network. Our philosophy of care includes maximizing resident independence at an affordable...

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  • St. Martha Villa

    St. Martha Villa

    490 Manor Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335
    (20)
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    Since our founding in 2003, St. Martha Villa has proudly served in the Chester County Community by providing exceptional care. Our bright, spacious, one story building is situated on a beautifully landscaped campus with numerous outdoor gardens, walking paths and even a putting green! The beautiful...

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  • Sunrise of Exton

    Sunrise of Exton

    200 Sunrise Boulevard, Exton, PA 19341
    (31)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Sunrise of Paoli

    Sunrise of Paoli

    324 West Lancaster Avenue, Malvern, PA 19355
    (20)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Eagleview Landing (Opening Summer 2020)

    Eagleview Landing (Opening Summer 2020)

    650 Stockton Drive, Exton, PA 19341
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    Introducing Eagleview Landing, the newest senior living community in Exton, PA. The location just outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is close to perfect. The comfort of Independent Living, Personal Care and Memory Care is reassuring. And the luxury? Isn't that always nice? Eagleview Landing is...

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  • Highgate at Paoli Pointe

    600 Paoli Pointe Drive, Paoli, PA 19301
    (12)
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    Located in the heart of Chester County, Highgate at Paoli Pointe is a Genesis community which combines all the comforts of home with the luxuries and amenities of premiere senior living. Our 80-apartment home offers 24-hour assistance when needed while still encouraging residents to be as...

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  • The Quadrangle a CCRC

    The Quadrangle a CCRC

    3300 Darby Road, Haverford, PA 19041
    (24)
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    The Quadrangle, situated on 74 beautifully landscaped acres on Philadelphia's Main Line, is an independent full-service community meeting needs of seniors like you since 1986. The community is ideal for seniors who desire an active lifestyle. Residents enjoy gracious apartment accommodations, a...

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  • Exton Senior Living

    Exton Senior Living

    600 North Pottstown Pike, Exton, PA 19341
    (12)
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    Welcome to Exton Senior Living, a premier senior living community located conveniently off of Route 100 in Exton, Pennsylvania. Convenient to West Chester, Downingtown, Paoli and Chester Springs, Exton Senior Living is in close proximity to shopping, dining and houses of worship. Exton Senior...

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  • United Methodist Communities Pitman

    United Methodist Communities Pitman

    535 N Oak Ave, Pitman, NJ 08071
    (8)
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    Pitman Manor is part of United Methodist Homes of NJ, which has been in operation since 1907. We believe in keeping our residents physically and financially independent as long as possible. To do this, we offer all levels of care and a financial promise that no resident is asked to leave if his/her...

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  • Woodbury Mews

    Woodbury Mews

    122-124 Green Avenue, Woodbury, NJ 08096
    (43)
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    When you think of independent living, assisted living, and memory care, 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...

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  • Freedom Village at Brandywine a CCRC

    Freedom Village at Brandywine a CCRC

    15 Freedom Boulevard, Coatesville, PA 19320
    (17)
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    Are you ready for fewer chores and more adventures? Located in historic Chester County, our continuing care retirement community, also known as a CCRC, gives you access to four levels of care on one campus, including independent living, personal care home, memory care, and skilled nursing. Plus,...

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  • The Devon Senior Living

    The Devon Senior Living

    445 North Valley Forge Road, Devon, PA 19333
    (32)
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    The Devon Senior Living is a beautiful wooded estate conveniently located along the Main Line. Just minutes from Valley Forge Park and local shops, The Devon Senior Living offers quality care right in the heart of your local community. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the shaded walking trails winding...

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  • Sunrise of Haverford

    Sunrise of Haverford

    217 Montgomery Avenue, Haverford, PA 19041
    (18)
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    Sunrise of Haverford is located conveniently in the heart of the Main Line and just minutes from Suburban Square Shopping Center and both Lankenau and Bryn Mawr hospitals. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of...

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  • All American Assisted Living at Washington Township NOW OPEN

    All American Assisted Living at Washington Township NOW OPEN

    339 Greentree Rd, Sewell, NJ 08080
    (5)
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    At All American Assisted Living at Washington Township, we offer a variety of community features. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free resident parking and guest parking available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care, every aspect of the...

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  • Deptford Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

    Deptford Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

    1511 Clements Bridge Rd, Deptford, NJ 08096
    (27)
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    Deptford Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare was brought into the Centers Health Care family in 2011 and we are continuing to leave our mark on the healthcare industry. Since the change in previous ownership, the Deptford Center has become a model for skilled nursing care in the Southwest New...

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  • Symphony Square

    Symphony Square

    35 Old lancaster Rd., Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
    (32)
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    Symphony Square, conveniently located on the Main Line near Philadelphia in beautiful Lower Merion Township, offers a variety of shared and private senior living apartment options including private studios, one bedroom apartments, one bedroom with den, and two bedroom apartments with amenities such...

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  • Kearsley Rehabilitation and Nursing Center

    Kearsley Rehabilitation and Nursing Center

    2100 N 49th St, Philadelphia, PA 19131
    (82)
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    Kearsley Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is Philadelphia’s first choice for skilled nursing and healthcare located on the castlesque estate of Dr. John Kearsley. Our expert team of care providers delivers renowned skilled nursing care and short-term rehab in heart of Lower Merion. Our peaceful...

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  • Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys

    Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys

    3152 Glassboro Cross Keys Rd, Glassboro, NJ 08028
    (11)
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    Spacious living suits with enclosed courtyards and paved walking trails highlight Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys, located in Glassboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey. History buffs and antique collectors know that Glassboro got its name from the successful glass industry is a part of its...

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  • Simpson House

    Simpson House

    2101 Belmont Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131
    (12)
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    Simpson House is conveniently located at the corner of Belmont and Monument Avenues and overlooks beautiful Fairmont Park. Simpson House was founded in 1865 to attend to the needs of older persons in the community after the Civil War. This unbroken chain of caring exists today as we provide a unique...

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  • Mullica Gardens Assisted Living

    Mullica Gardens Assisted Living

    161 Mullica Hill Rd, Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
    (10)
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  • Impressions at Bryn Mawr

    773 E. Haverford Road, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
    (4)
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  • Terraces at Parke Place

    661 Delsea Dr, Sewell, NJ 08080
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Wilmington, Delaware

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that offers lodging to two or more persons who have no personal relation to the administrator. This type of residence offers its residents around-the-clock care by registered nurses. These nurses offer health related services for seniors who cannot adequately care for their needs.

Nursing homes are a helpful and comfortable living alternative for persons 65 years and above, however nursing homes will frequently accept persons 55 and greater seldomheard of in senior care regarding alternate care types.As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to exercise your rights as a U.S. citizen, to manage your money, have your representative notified about your care, and be free from abuse and neglect. Often times persons may choose life in a nursing home due to a physical or mental impairment that prevents them from easily accomplishing the activities of daily living. Types of care services and amenitiesprovided at nursing homes might include 24-hour emergency care, monitoring serious illness and unstable health status, social and recreational activities, and adult day health care (which offers nursing and therapy) . A large number of inhabitants are single women with less social support, and about fifty percent of nursing home residents are over the age of 85. Many occupants of nursing homes are elderswith interpersonal social issues, which can include verbal fits, resisting care, or experiencing a desire to wander.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Access to hospitals can be a key factor in choosing the best care option. The top hospitals that service Wilmington include St Francis Hospital and Alfred I Dupont Hospital For Children. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Wilmington which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Cost of Living

The location where a care facility is based could have a big impact on the cost of care. Cost of living can be a major influence when choosing which facility meets the needs of you or your loved one. Wilmington has a cost-of-groceries index of 100.1 and a cost of living index of 95.7. These index scores are founded on a scale where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The median monthly rent in Wilmington is around $1,066 and the median home value for Wilmington is approximately $164,049. The rent burden for Wilmington is about 20.7% of the average person's monthly income.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many, climate and weather are a major factor in selecting a care destination. The average humidity rating for Wilmington is approximately 66%. Humidity levels are highest in September at roughly 70%. On average, the air quality index rating in Wilmington is around 59.3. 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 rating is at its highest in the month of December at about 75.7. 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. During the summer months, the average temperature in Wilmington is around 76°F. The summer high temperature is at roughly 87°F in July. The summer low falls to approximately 64°F in the month of June. In the winter months, the average temp sinks to about 36°F. The high winter temperature will rise to about 46°F during the month of December. The low winter temperature will rise to about 26 °F during the month of February. Monthly, Wilmington gets around 4 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation historically happens in October with an average of 6 inches during the month. Wilmington experiences on average 13.00 inches of snow. Wilmington has a humid subtropical type of climate.

Demographics and Values

In Wilmington, 6.2% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Wilmington is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Racially, the population of Wilmington is 58.1% black, 2.5% mixed race, 0.2% Native American, 10.8% Hispanic, 3.8% other or not specified, 34.0% white, 1.5% Asian, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Wilmington, 13.0% have some form of disability, 59.8% participate in the labor force, 27.0% live in poverty, and 7.0% do not have health insurance. In terms of education, 26.2% have a college degree, 11.4% have a graduate degree, and 36.4% have a high-school diploma. During the last presidential election, 32.5% voted Republican, 5.5% voted for a third party candidate, and 62.0% voted Democrat in New Castle county. In terms of crime, Wilmington has 58.3 property crimes per 1000 residents and 17.0 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Out of the total city population, 53.1% are female and 46.9% are male. In Wilmington, 25.2% of the population are over the age of 55, 9.6% are over the age of 60, 5.2% are over the age of 70, and 3.5% are over the age of 80. The median age of Wilmington is 36 years old. The total population of Wilmington consists of 71,106 people. Wilmington has a population density of 2,517 people per square mile. The current population of Wilmington is shrinking at a rate of -0.001%. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Wilmington, out of the total population 0.7% practice Judaism, 1.5% practice an Eastern religion, and 1.3% practice Islam. In Wilmington, 53.1% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Wilmington 26.1% practice Catholicism, 5.4% are Methodists, and 3.7% practice another Chrisitan faith.

State Information

An overview of Delaware

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Delaware citizen is ranked 23rd nation-wide. Additionally, Delaware is ranked 15th by standards of healthcare. The state of Delaware has 13 hospitals and 15 health centers, providing care to a population of 977,370. Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Christiana Care Health Services, Inc., and St Francis Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Out of a national average of 100, Delaware has a cost of living index rating of 106, a grocery index rating of 113, and a housing index rating of 98. Residents of Delaware enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 47th in the United States.

Social demographics of the state

In Delaware, 33% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 41. In terms of diversity, Delaware ranks 17th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 34% of Delaware's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 831 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-15%, Mainline Protestant-21%, and Historically Black Protestant-10%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Hindu-2%. In Delaware there are 45 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 53% of Delaware residents voted Democrat and 42% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Delaware is 42.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of June with a rating of around 51.5 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of August at around 5.59 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Delaware is around 3.76 inches. Delaware experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 7,000% in the month of September. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 75°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 60°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Delaware drops to around 36°F. The average high winter temperature is around 49°F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 24°F during the month of January. While residents of Delaware mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Delaware can include hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Delaware

The state of Delaware has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of sassafras, shadbush, sweetgum, and tulip poplar. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the upland sandpiper, the bald eagle, the bats, or the osprey. The state animal of Delaware is the bullhead.