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Senior housing types near Harrisburg, IL

  • Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care of Harrisburg

    Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care of Harrisburg

    220 Ron Crank Dr, Harrisburg, IL 62946
    (4)
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    The Villas of Holly Brook is a leader in the development marketing and management of premiere assisted living communities, our award-winning team offers seniors independent living, assisted living and dementia specialty care services. Resident enjoy unparalleled luxury amenities including: gourmet...

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  • Morningside of Paducah

    Morningside of Paducah

    1700 Elmdale Road, Paducah, KY 42003
    (3)
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    Located in the Lone Oak area of Paducah, Morningside of Paducah offers assisted living services in a gracious home-like setting.  In addition to a variety of apartment styles in assisted living, we offer secure memory support services in apartments specifically built with the needs of our...

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  • Walnut Creek Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Walnut Creek Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    525 Bentee Wes Ct, Evansville, IN 47715
    (25)
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    Walnut Creek Alzheimer's Special Care Center is located in Evansville, nestled on along the Ohio River in a city that has become the major center for health care in the tri-state area. Walnut Creek is part of the JEA Senior Living Family. A company that has over 30 years of experience in senior...

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  • Atria Newburgh

    Atria Newburgh

    5311 Rosebud Lane, Newburgh, IN 47630
    (15)
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    Atria Newburgh is a welcoming senior community located just outside Evansville. Residents enjoy nearby cultural attractions, museums, scenic parks and a variety of places to shop. When older people come to Atria, they step out of isolation into a vibrant community of peers. At Atria, every community...

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  • Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care of Mt Carmel (Now Open)

    Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care of Mt Carmel (Now Open)

    928 Enterprise Lane, Mount Carmel, IL 62863
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    The Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care will accommodate both your individualized needs and your budget. You will receive customized quality care and service from our dedicated staff and trained professionals. Our communities feature a variety of gathering rooms and communal spaces for...

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  • Cedar Trails

    Cedar Trails

    490 Urbanna Dr, Freeburg, IL 62243
    (8)
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    Cedar Trails Senior Living Community located in Belleville Illinois provides superior support for independent and assisted living needs. We offer a warm, safe family like environment for your aging parents. Our friendly professional staff, numerous services and activities or designed to provide a...

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  • Cedarhurst of Shiloh

    Cedarhurst of Shiloh

    429 South Main Street, Shiloh, IL 62269
    (15)
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    Cedarhurst of Shiloh is located at 429 South Main Street Shiloh, IL. We pride ourselves on providing the community with an assisted living service that has your family member's best interests in mind. We give our clients peace of mind knowing their loved ones are in good hands. We're also known for...

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  • Sycamore Village

    Sycamore Village

    217 Castellano Drive, Swansea, IL 62226
    (24)
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    Personalized Assisted Living and Memory Enrichment Community

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  • San Gabriel Memory Care

    San Gabriel Memory Care

    2509 Frank Watson Pwy, Highland, IL 62249
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    Because of the startling increase in diagnoses of Alzheimer's and dementia in the aging population, many assisted living facilities now feature specialized memory care units. San Gabriel Memory Care is unique in that it provides all the benefits of assisted living and is solely dedicated to memory...

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  • Joe's Place Adult Daycare

    Joe's Place Adult Daycare

    1032 Hartman Ln, O'Fallon, IL 62269
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    Welcome to Joe's Place Caring Cottage, a five star, family owned and operated community specializing and licensed in Memory care. Our cottage is designed and built for the specific needs of Alzheimer's & Dementia patients as well as providing a calm, fun, and safe environment for our residents to...

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  • Bradford Place

    Bradford Place

    1463 Benchmark Centre Ct, Swansea, IL 62226
    (16)
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    Bradford Place is an assisted living community nestled in the peaceful town of Swansea, St. Clair County, Illinois. Swansea is known for being a quiet community with a nice blend of commerce and farming. Not only is it a great place to live, but it offers a lot of attractions for family members who...

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  • The Glenwood Assisted Living of Effingham

    The Glenwood Assisted Living of Effingham

    14061 E. 1600th St., Effingham, IL 62401
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    The Glenwood of Effingham is now open! This 39 apartment Licensed Assisted Living Community is located on a spacious piece of property on the North side of Effingham just off interstate 57 and 70. This community features outdoor walking paths, sitting areas, gardens, and a waterfall retreat area....

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  • Morningside of Paris

    Morningside of Paris

    350 Volunteer Drive, Paris, TN 38242
    (2)
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    Designated in the 'Top Ten Places to Retire' in 'Where to Retire' magazine, the heart of the resort and retirement area of Kentucky Lake is the home of Morningside of Paris. Your trusted community senior living resource since 1997, Morningside focuses on the whole person and offers excellent value....

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  • Cedarhurst of Collinsville

    Cedarhurst of Collinsville

    1207 Vandalia Avenue, Collinsville, IL 62234
    (18)
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    Cedarhurst of Collinsville offers assisted-living apartments in a beautiful residential neighborhood. Families love our wide range of services designed to promote independence, comfort and connections. Our staff devotes themselves to providing exceptional personalized service. Our goal is to work...

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  • Cedarhurst of Farmington (Opening Summer 2020)

    Cedarhurst of Farmington (Opening Summer 2020)

    200 Maple Valley Dr., Farmington, MO 63640
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    Cedarhurst of Farmington is set to open in 2020 offering seniors and their families assisted living options, to include memory care. The community features amenities to address each individual's care needs as well as social opportunities.

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  • Legacy Living of Jasper NOW OPEN

    Legacy Living of Jasper NOW OPEN

    1850 W, IN-56, Jasper, IN 47546
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    Located in Jasper, IN, Legacy Living Jasper offers specialized programs of care designed to accommodate the various needs of our residents. Our inspiration for Legacy Living comes from this bright and inviting Jasper community. Our team provides concierge-level amenities based on your choices and...

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  • San Gabriel Memory Care & Assisted Living

    San Gabriel Memory Care & Assisted Living

    241 Magnolia Dr., Glen Carbon, IL 62034
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    San Gabriel Memory care is a family owned and operated assisted living residence dedicated to serving the unique needs of adults with Alzheimer's and other memory related illnesses. By becoming part of the family at San Gabriel, residents continue their life journeys in an environment that supports...

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  • Crystal Oaks Assisted Living

    Crystal Oaks Assisted Living

    1500 Calvary Church Road, Festus, MO 63028
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    Crystal Oaks Assisted Living is the ideal solution for seniors who value their independence, yet require assistance with daily activities such as bathing, dressing, and dispensing medications. Our Assisted Living includes a secured memory care unit. Additionally, Crystal Oaks offers short term...

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  • Walking Horse Meadows

    Walking Horse Meadows

    207 Uffelman Drive, Clarksville, TN 37043
    (9)
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    Walking Horse Meadows is a charming senior living community located in Clarksville, a bustling town in the middle of the state, 40 miles northwest of Nashville. We offer assisted living and memory / Alzheimer's care. Step inside our doors, and discover fine southern living, where excellent care...

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  • Altenheim St. Louis

    Altenheim St. Louis

    5408 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63111
    (11)
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    Experience elegant, boutique senior living at affordable rates. The charm of the Altenheim begins with its magnificent location on the banks of the scenic Mississippi. From the moment you walk in, you'll feel at home with the most delightful surroundings you could ask for in an independent,...

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  • Fountain View Manor Memory Care

    Fountain View Manor Memory Care

    3432 Village Lane, Granite City, IL 62040
    (20)
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    Fountain View Manor is a memory care community located just minutes from downtown St. Louis. Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or dementia is never easy. It is a painful and frustrating journey. Fountain View Manor provides a warm, inviting and familiar environment for residents with...

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  • Brookdale Clarksville

    Brookdale Clarksville

    2183 Memorial Drive, Clarksville, TN 37043
    (5)
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    Specialized Memory Care from the Industry Leader You’ve finally found a reliable partner in memory care. We’ve been providing industry-leading care for over 25 years, and we’ve never stopped perfecting our care programs. Today we offer a warm, predictable environment where seniors living with...

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  • Southview Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Southview Assisted Living & Memory Care

    9916 Reavis Road, Affton, MO 63123
    (39)
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Southview Assisted Living is the...

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  • Jubilee House on Warfield NOW OPEN

    Jubilee House on Warfield NOW OPEN

    475 Bellamy Lane, Clarksville, TN 37043
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    At Jubilee House on Warfield, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Clarksville area. Residents have many opportunities to...

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  • Charter Senior Living of St. Louis Hills

    Charter Senior Living of St. Louis Hills

    6543 Chippewa St, Saint Louis, MO 63109
    (22)
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    Welcome Aboard Charter Senior Living of St Louis Hills! This community offers private studio apartments and limited one bedroom apartments with discreet assistance. Our community is part of the larger St. Louis Hills community. When you are looking for an apartment that offers discreet...

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  • Villas of Holly Brook Bethalto

    Villas of Holly Brook Bethalto

    312 Mechanical Dr, East Alton, IL 62024
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    The Villas of Hollybrook in Bethalto, IL is a preimere destination for anyone in search of senior living. Opened in June of 2018, the Villas of Hollybrook has both Assisted Living and Memory Care apartments that will blow you away! Upon first visit, our exceptional design and decor will wow you!...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - St. Louis

    Avalon Memory Care - St. Louis

    5342 Butler Hill Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63128
    (4)
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    If you are a resident of the St. Louis metropolitan area, then you may need to be aware of the services that Avalon Memory Care can provide for you or a loved one. This community provides support for dementia-related illness for you and your loved one within this appealing urban setting. The staff...

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  • Hillside Manor Healthcare & Rehab

    1265 Mclaran Ave, St. Louis, MO 63147
    (1)
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    We are 208 bed facility located in what is known as Baden in the city of Saint Louis. We have staff that have been here for more than 30 years. We offer our residents and their families a staff with the ability to make the transition to a skilled facility easier by getting the right answer to their...

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  • Allegro

    Allegro

    1055 Bellevue Ave, Richmond Heights, MO 63117
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    Allegro is now open in Richmond Heights! Allegro is proud to bring our 40 year history and experience to the St. Louis metropolitan area, home of our company headquarters. Allegro strives to reimagine senior living, bringing comfort, convenience and quality care to older adults who want and deserve...

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  • Sunrise of Webster Groves

    Sunrise of Webster Groves

    45 E Lockwood Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63119
    (29)
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    Sunrise of Webster Groves is an assisted living and memory care community in St. Louis, Missouri.

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  • Friendship Village Sunset Hills Assisted Living & Memory  Care

    Friendship Village Sunset Hills Assisted Living & Memory Care

    12777 Village Circle Dr, Sunset Hills, MO 63127
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    Friendship Village Assisted Living and Memory Care is located on the Friendship Village Sunset Hills campus, provides the right level of assistance with daily activities, so you can remain as independent and active as you want to be. Friendship Village Assisted Living is committed to meeting your...

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  • Sunrise on Clayton

    Sunrise on Clayton

    7920 Clayton Road, Richmond Heights, MO 63117
    (22)
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    Sunrise on Clayton is located in the Clayton / Richmond Heights area, just minutes from the Galleria Mall. We pride ourselves in our excellent ability to care for a wide array of care needs in an environment that is warm and homelike. Step into our community and you can't help but feel at home. We...

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  • Anthology of Clayton View

    Anthology of Clayton View

    8825 Eager Rd, Richmond Heights, MO 63144
    (6)
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    Perfectly nestled between Ladue, Frontenac and Clayton, MO, in Richmond Heights, Stonecrest at Clayton View will offer an active and engaged lifestyle with just the right supportive care available when needed. Just a stone's throw from all of the exciting cultural, shopping & dining attractions St....

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  • The Estates of Hidden Lake AL/IL

    11728 Hidden Lake Dr, St. Louis, MO 63138
    (5)
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    The Estates of Hidden Lake, (CCRC), offering the peace of mind that comes with knowing your'll enjoy priority access to additional levels of care should your needs ever change. Independent Living : Thirty two distinctive cottage homes or select from a one or two bedroom apartment. Which suits your...

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  • The Sheridan at Creve Coeur

    The Sheridan at Creve Coeur

    450 N Lindbergh Blvd, Creve Coeur, MO 63141
    (2)
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    At The Sheridan at Creve Coeur, residents pursue their passions within a lively, social atmosphere. They enjoy chef-prepared meals with friends in the elegant dining room, play games in the living rooms, get creative in the art studio, and exercise in the fitness center and physical therapy spaces....

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  • Dougherty Ferry Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Dougherty Ferry Assisted Living and Memory Care

    2929 Dougherty Ferry Rd, Valley Park, MO 63122
    (37)
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Welcome to Dougherty Ferry...

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  • Cedarhurst of Des Peres

    Cedarhurst of Des Peres

    12826 Daylight Circle, Des Peres, MO 63131
    (3)
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    We planned Cedarhurst of Des Peres as a way to bring seniors together. To foster a sense of community and connection between residents, caregivers, and staff. That’s because we want Cedarhurst to be the best place you can imagine living. A place providing life-enriching activities, exceptional...

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  • Sunrise of Des Peres

    Sunrise of Des Peres

    13460 Manchester Road, Des Peres, MO 63131
    (53)
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    If you're looking for an assisted living option other than the traditional nursing home, Sunrise of Des Peres is a great choice. We offer a range of individualized assistance and care—from light support to care that addresses more complex needs—in a setting that feels like home. Guided by our...

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  • Magnolia Place

    Magnolia Place

    811 W Main St, Waverly, TN 37185
    (1)
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    Welcome to beautiful Waverly Tennessee, a quaint little town full of wonderful people and beautiful scenery, and the home of Magnolia Place Assisted Living. This warm and homey community was opened in 2003 by Mrs. Ruby James has served the community as a County Commissioner for two terms and she...

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  • Brookstone Estates of Charleston

    Brookstone Estates of Charleston

    300 Lincoln Highway Road, Charleston, IL 61920
    (3)
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    Opened in 2001 and recently renovated in 2011, Brookstone Estates of Charleston is a premier residential community offering Charleston, IL Independent Living and Memory Care. Located in Charleston, Illinois, our community is designed to promote creativity and independence within a safe and loving...

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  • The Gables at Brady Circle

    The Gables at Brady Circle

    11 Brady Circle, Saint Louis, MO 63114
    (7)
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    The Gables at Brady Circle is revolutionizing assisted living care by removing the institutional setting and returning to an intimate, residential social model. We understand that the choice of an assisted living/ Memory Care community is a difficult and stressful process. That is why we embrace our...

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  • Creve Coeur Assisted Living

    Creve Coeur Assisted Living

    693 Decker Lane, Creve Coeur, MO 63141
    (33)
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Welcome to Creve Coeur Assisted...

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  • Morningside of Godfrey

    Morningside of Godfrey

    1373 D'Adrian Professional Park, Godfrey, IL 62035
    (18)
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    Provision Living at Godfrey, is an assisted living and memory care facility located in Godfrey, Illinois. This world class community serves the surrounding Riverbend area, and strives toward providing residents, as well as their families, with peace of mind through compassionate care and assistance....

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  • Villas of Holly Brook & Reflections - Charleston

    Villas of Holly Brook & Reflections - Charleston

    738 N 18th St, Charleston, IL 61920
    (2)
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    At the Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care, you will have the perfect balance of independence and living the standard you need, want and deserve. We ca do it ALL! We cook! We clean! We do the laundry! We also take care of the yard. We are here to serve our residents 24 hours a...

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  • Brookdale West County

    Brookdale West County

    785 Henry Avenue, Ballwin, MO 63011
    (23)
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    Embrace Freedom What would you do if you woke up each morning in your own private retreat knowing the only thing you were responsible for was cultivating the retirement of your dreams? Here at our assisted living and memory care community in Ballwin, Missouri, you can make that your reality....

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  • Brooking Park

    Brooking Park

    307 S Woods Mill Rd, Chesterfield, MO 63017
    (6)
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    At Brooking Park there is to be discovered......The ambiance and grace of a lovely home with the services and amenities of a fine hotel.....Exemplary medical and personal care provided by skilled and caring staff....All those things that enhance mature lives and families.... With grace and...

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  • Westview at Ellisville Assisted Living

    Westview at Ellisville Assisted Living

    27 Reinke Road, Ellisville, MO 63021
    (43)
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Westview at Ellisville is the...

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  • Anthology of Town & Country

    Anthology of Town & Country

    1020 Woods Mill Rd, Town and Country, MO 63017
    (9)
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    Stonecrest Senior Living strives to offer a flexible and thoughtful approach to care. No matter the level of care needed, residents at Stonecrest receive attention and support that is unparalleled. Our communities all offer two neighborhoods: Assisted Living and Memory Care. Once you choose...

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  • The Fountains of West County

    The Fountains of West County

    15826 Clayton Road, Ellisville, MO 63011
    (31)
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    The Fountains of West County is a wonderful place to live!  We offer one and two bedroom senior living apartment homes.  Located at the intersection of Clayton and Clarkson, we are minutes from shopping, restaurants, entertainment, and more.  We've designed this community with you in...

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  • Friendship Village Chesterfield

    Friendship Village Chesterfield

    15201 Olive Blvd, Chesterfield, MO 63017
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    The Friendship Village campus in Chesterfield has been here for 45+ years. We've stood as a quality example of senior care - in all levels of care - for decades. Our caregivers have some of the longest tenures in the industry, and we use no agency nursing staff. Our Assisted Living offering...

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Harrisburg, Illinois

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a building that provides lodging to two or more persons who are not related by marriage or by blood to the administrator. This type of community provides its occupants with care administered by registered nurses. These nurses provide healthcare services for seniors who cannot take care of their own needs because of the effects of aging.

This type of community is a familiar and comfortable living option for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will commonly admit persons 55 and older seldom heard of in senior care regarding other care types. Types of care services and amenities provided at nursing homes can include home care (like cooking, cleaning, or help with other daily activities), help with shopping and transportation, 24-hour emergency care, and injections. There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include cosmetic and grooming items, special care services not included in the community's Medicaid payment, and specially prepared food. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to form or participate in resident groups, have your representative notified about your care, get information on services and fees, and be free from abuse and neglect. The most frequent mental issue effecting nursing home residents is dementia, which can hinder their and their sense of familiarity with their surroundings, memory recall, and decision making abilities. Nursing homes are required to provide pharmaceutical services, routine personal hygiene items, room and bed maintenance services, and a professionallly directed program of activities to residents.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be a major influence in deciding what destination is the best fit for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Harrisburg is around 12.4% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Harrisburg costs around $68,802 and the median rent is $541 per month a month.

Demographics and Values

In Harrisburg, 8.8% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 48.1% are male and 51.9% are female. The median age of Harrisburg is 40 years old. Racially, the population of Harrisburg is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% Native American, 1.7% Asian, 2.3% Hispanic, 4.3% black, 0.1% other or not specified, 90.6% white, and 3.3% mixed race. In Harrisburg, 23.2% live in poverty, 9.2% are widows, 6.4% do not have health insurance, and 54.2% participate in the labor force. In terms of education, 5.9% have a graduate degree, 15.7% have a college degree, and 30.2% have a high-school diploma. Harrisburg has a population density of 513 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

Overall, Illinois ranks 35th in quality of life and 22nd in healthcare compared to other US states. The natural beauty of Illinois is ranked 43rd in the nation. The state of Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 94.2 and a housing index rating of 87.2. There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Illinois are Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary's Hospital - Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 34% of Illinois residents attend religious services among the 12,453 different congregations that are available in the state. 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-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Illinois residents voted Republican and 56% voted Democrat. The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

Illinois experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Illinois drops to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 10F during the month of January. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.02 inches. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Illinois is 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Illinois

The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of aromatic aster, blazing star, bee balm, and bloodroot. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyote, the eastern red bat, the cougar, or the American black bear. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.