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  • Vintage Gardens

    Vintage Gardens

    3302 N Woodbine Rd, Saint Joseph, MO 64505
    (7)
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    Settle into a beautiful country setting at Vintage Gardens while enjoying modern amenities and desired services in St. Joseph, Missouri. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community provides several floor plans with a range of conveniences such as full-sized kitchenettes and walk-in closets. These...

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  • Gower Convalescent Center

    Gower Convalescent Center

    323 South US Highway 169, Gower, MO 64454
    (1)
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    Gower Convalescent Center, established in 1967 as a locally owned, non-profit organization. Our ownership and mission remain the same today. Our mission statement: To provide a welcoming, caring atmosphere for our residents, their families, our staff, and the community we serve. To promote optimal...

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  • The Gardens at Barry Road

    The Gardens at Barry Road

    8300 NW Barry Road, Kansas City, MO 64153
    (19)
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    The Gardens at Barry Road supports seniors and gives them the help they need to maintain their independence through our assisted living and memory care options. We understand the important decisions that you face when transitioning to a retirement community and we want to help you every step of the...

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  • Senior Star at Wexford Place

    Senior Star at Wexford Place

    6500 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151
    (75)
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    Welcome to Senior Star at Wexford Place! Wexford Place is an independent living, assisted living, and state-of-the-art memory support community located in the heart of "The Northland" in Kansas City, Miissouri. It's a community filled with friendship and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of purpose...

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  • Addington Place of Shoal Creek

    Addington Place of Shoal Creek

    9601 N Tullis Dr, Kansas City, MO 64157
    (34)
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    Welcome to Addington Place of Shoal's Creek! A beautiful community of warmth decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is just a call away. Addington Place of Shoal's...

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  • The Windsor of Lawrence

    The Windsor of Lawrence

    3220 Peterson Rd, Lawrence, KS 66049
    (14)
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    The Windsor of Lawrence is a licensed assisted living and memory care residence committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We honor each resident's...

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  • Brandon Woods at Alvamar

    Brandon Woods at Alvamar

    1501 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS 66047
    (4)
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    Brandon Woods Retirement Community Brandon Woods Retirement Community is an assisted living community located in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County and home to about 88,000 people. Located along the Wakarusa and Kansas Rivers, residents will enjoy this beautiful college town with its park-like...

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  • Our Home Senior Care

    Our Home Senior Care

    5745 Rosehill Rd, Shawnee, KS 66216
    (2)
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    Privately owned and operated Home Plus Assisted Living and Memory Care in the Shawnee area of Johnson County. We are a smaller community compared to others, but our biggest feature is our community provides the one on one direct personal support, while receiving quality care. Whether it is a long...

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  • Brookdale Shawnee

    Brookdale Shawnee

    11400 West 65th Street, Shawnee, KS 66203
    (29)
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    Safety For Them, Peace of Mind For You We understand how difficult it can be to transition your loved one’s care to someone else. That’s why we go above and cultivate a warm and welcoming memory care environment that fosters a sense of purpose and belonging without sacrificing quality care and...

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  • Sunrise of Lenexa

    Sunrise of Lenexa

    15055 West 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (42)
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    Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of suites to our exceptional outdoor gardens and landscaping. Look...

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  • Bickford at Mission Springs

    Bickford at Mission Springs

    5350 W. 61st Place, Mission, KS 66205
    (28)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Atria Hearthstone

    Atria Hearthstone

    3415 Southwest 6th Avenue, Topeka, KS 66606
    (54)
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    Atria Hearthstone East in Topeka is a senior community with a warm, family-style atmosphere. The beautiful, three-acre campus—shared with Atria Hearthstone West—offers lovely area for walks and for relaxing with friends. Atria Hearthstone East is conveniently located to nearby shopping...

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  • Morningside Place Memory Care

    Morningside Place Memory Care

    6921 W 81st Street, Overland Park, KS 66204
    (38)
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    Morningside Place, an Anthem Memory Care Community is an assisted living conveniently located in the beautiful, upscale city of Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas. With easy access to four major Interstate highways and a less than forty minute drive from Kansas City International Airport,...

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  • Silvercrest College View

    Silvercrest College View

    13600 W 110th Terrace, Lenexa, KS 66215
    (7)
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    Silvercrest at College View is an exciting new concept in Senior Community Living with lots of variety and amenities to choose from. Our unique and beautiful brand new buildings are contemporary and do not look like the traditional retirement or Assisted Living community. Large spacious floor to...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    7105 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208
    (27)
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    Brighton Gardens provides assisted living in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. Our Healthcare neighborhood emphasizes resident care and dignity in private or shared...

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  • Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    9201 Foster St, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (41)
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    Glenwood Village of Overland Park provides assisted living and memory care services to seniors in the Overland Park, Kansas area. The city of Overland Park has excellent healthcare and recreational options, making it an ideal place for retirement. Our spacious apartments come with all of the...

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  • Brookdale College Square

    Brookdale College Square

    11000 Oakmont Street, Overland Park, KS 66210
    (27)
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    A Warm and Welcoming Community We know how difficult it is to care for a loved one dealing with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. We also understand how challenging it can feel to transition their care to someone else. But after you visit our memory care community in Overland Park, Kansas, we...

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  • Brookdale Topeka

    Brookdale Topeka

    5800 Southwest Drury Lane, Topeka, KS 66604
    (18)
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    Exceptional Memory Care for Exceptional Seniors If you or your loved one is considering Alzheimer’s or dementia care, you deserve a community with the special skills, special training, and specially designed community to deliver a stable environment where seniors with dementia can thrive. That’s...

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  • Homestead of Olathe Memory Care

    Homestead of Olathe Memory Care

    791 North Somerset Terrace, Olathe, KS 66062
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    Homestead Assisted Living offers a warm and inviting atmosphere that allows residents to relax and enjoy every day. We strive to provide all the amenities of home to make them feel comfortable. Whatever residents like to do, they’ll be among friends who share common interests and needs. Residents...

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  • Bickford of Overland Park

    Bickford of Overland Park

    10665 Barkley Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (44)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Benton House of Tiffany Springs

    5901 NW 88th Street, Kansas City, MO 64154
    (30)
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    Benton House of Tiffany Springs is coming soon into the area! Our beautiful senior living community will host a Grand Opening in early 2015 and we are a community where independence thrives but help is just a call away. Residents will enjoy a customized social calendar that includes exercise...

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  • Anthology at the Plaza

    2 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64112
    (1)
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    ANTHOLOGY OF THE PLAZA Virtue Memory Care is a solution for older adults living with memory loss, including Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. We also understand dementia doesn’t just affect yourloved one; it impacts your whole family. At Anthology Senior Living, we’re here to help you and...

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  • Addington Place of Prairie Village

    2700 Somerset Dr, Prairie Village, KS 66206
    (35)
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    Beautiful Addington Place of Prairie Village is located in Prairie Village, Kansas and can be a wonderful resting home for your elderly parent. We truly understand how difficult it can be for you to find the right spot for your parent to live if they can no longer live on their own. When choosing...

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  • Benton House of Staley Hills

    Benton House of Staley Hills

    11071 N Woodland Ave, Kansas City, MO 64155
    (4)
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  • Anthology at Burlington Creek

    Anthology at Burlington Creek

    6311 N Cosby Ave, Kansas City, MO 64151
    (9)
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  • The Oxford Grand at Shoal Creek

    The Oxford Grand at Shoal Creek

    8280 N. Tullis Ave, Kansas City, MO 64158
    (4)
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  • Oak Pointe of Kearney

    Oak Pointe of Kearney

    200 Meadowbrook Drive, Kearney, MO 64060
    (7)
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  • Golden Oaks Home

    Golden Oaks Home

    11701 West 60th Place, Shawnee, KS 66203
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  • Benton House of Lenexa

    Benton House of Lenexa

    22000 Prairie Star Pkwy, Lenexa, KS 66220
    (3)
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  • The Sheridan at Overland Park

    The Sheridan at Overland Park

    10300 Indian Creek Pkwy, Overland Park, KS 66210
    (7)
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  • Tiffany Springs Senior Living & Rehab

    9191 North Ambassador, Kansas City, MO 64154
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  • Lawrence Presbyterian Manor

    1429 Kasold Dr, Lawrence, KS 66049
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  • St. Anthony's Senior Living (Opening Early 2020)

    1010 E 68th St, Kansas City, MO 64131
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  • Homestead of Overland Park

    11701 Nieman Rd, Overland Park, KS 66210
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Atchison, Kansas

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a complex that houses at least two persons who have no personal ties to the administrator. This type of facility provides its residents with around-the-clock care administered by on-site nurses. These nurses offer specialized care for those who are unable to properly take care of their own needs.

Nursing homes can be a helpful and easy living alternative for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will usually accept individuals 55 and above which is for other senior care types.Examples of care services and amenitiesoffered at nursing homes might include friendly visitor programs, rehabilitation needed due to injury, disability, or illness, adult day health care (which offers nursing and therapy) , and injections. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to be treated with respect, have your representative notified about your care, form or participate in resident groups, and be free from restraints. Some services come at an extra cost which can include personal comfort items, personal clothing, and personal reading materials. Many occupants of nursing homes might have behavioral issues, which can consist of a tendency to wander, verbal outbursts, or resisting assistance. The most common mental condition experienced by residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can hinder their and their sense of familiarity with their surroundings, decision making capacities, and memory recall.

Cost of Living

The community in which a facility is located will have a big influence on facility price. The total cost of living is a major influence in selecting which care choice is best for your loved one's needs. Atchison has a median home value of around $82,194 and the median cost of rent is $749 per month. The rent burden for Atchison is around 16.9% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Atchison is 3.9% Hispanic, 0.3% other or not specified, 0.4% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.1% black, 87.6% white, 0.6% Native American, and 6.9% mixed race. In terms of education, 23.8% have a college degree, 32.6% have a high-school diploma, and 10.0% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 53.1% are female and 46.9% are male. The median age of Atchison is 29 years old. Out of the total population of Atchison, 24.0% live in poverty, 64.6% participate in the labor force, 11.6% do not have health insurance, and 15.3% have some form of disability. In Atchison, 7.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Atchison has a population density of 512 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

Based on natural beauty, Kansas ranks 8th in the nation. Overall, Kansas ranks 22nd in quality of life and 33rd in healthcare compared to other US states. The state of Kansas has a cost of living index of 89.7 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 91.9 and a housing index rating of 73.8. There are 144 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 2,912,321 Kansas residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Kansas are University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center.

Social demographics of the state

Thirty-seven percent of Kansas residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 4,782 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Kansas there are 279 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 37, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 57% of Kansas residents voted Republican and 36% voted Democrat. The state of Kansas ranks 25th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

Kansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 72%. During the winter, the average temperature in Kansas drops to around 32°F. The average high winter temperature is around 53°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76°F. The average high summer temperature is around 95°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54°F during the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.73 inches. On average, the state receives 2.55 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Kansas is 36.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 46.4 AQI. While residents of Kansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Kansas can include tornados, floods, and and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Kansas

The state of Kansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of pawpaw, osage orange, sassafras, and chestnut oak. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cottontail, the woodchuck, the prairie dog, or the beaver. The state animal of Kansas is the american buffalo.