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  • Miracle Hands Care Services Assisted Living

    Miracle Hands Care Services Assisted Living

    5705 Misty Drive, Lanham, MD 20706
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Miracle Hands Care Services LLC has been in business for 5 years, we opened up in 2012. All of our staff combined have over 20 years of senior care experience, and the owner is a LPN(Licensed Practical Nurse) over 18 years of health are experience. We are the best in the industry. We care for our...

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  • Arbor Terrace Senior Living

    Arbor Terrace Senior Living

    9885 Greenbelt Road, Lanham, MD 20706
    (49)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Arbor Terrace Senior Living is an assisted living community conveniently located on Greenbelt Road. We bring a new level of modern senior living with stress-free warmth, charm and comfort to assisted living and memory care. We are an active, vibrant residence that's complete with unsurpassed...

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  • Elder Estates, LLC

    Elder Estates, LLC

    6409 85th Ave, New Carrollton, MD 20784
    (17)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Elder Estates, LLC is located in New Carrollton, MD in Prince George's County. This residential care home provides the care that you are seeking in a setting that is twelve miles east of Washington, D.C.. Those who spend time in the New Carrollton are will enjoy visiting New Carrollton Park and...

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  • Home Away From Home, LLC

    4002 Ingraham St, Hyattsville, MD 20781
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    We know how difficult a decision it is to entrust your loved one to an assisted living home, rest assured that taking care of your loved one is our number one concern.  We provide a safe, caring, loving, and nurturing environment for our residents.  We are waiting to welcome you...

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  • HeartFields Assisted Living at Bowie

    HeartFields Assisted Living at Bowie

    7600 Laurel Bowie Road, Bowie, MD 20715
    (9)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to HeartFields Assisted Living at Bowie, a Five Star Senior Living community! In our beautiful, home-like setting, conveniently located between Baltimore,Annapolis,and Washington,D.C., with easy access from major freeways and nestled in front of a golf course, you find private studio suites,...

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  • Ameristar Assisted Living

    Ameristar Assisted Living

    2900 Tarragon Lane, Bowie, MD 20715
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The mythological land of Avalon was a magical place where everyone lived in peace and harmony. Well, our Avalon is the same home, we welcome all guests and visitors to see what makes our residence different from the rest. Having served the needs of the elderly for almost 20 years, Avalon has taken...

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  • Caring Hearts Assisted Living I

    Caring Hearts Assisted Living I

    2707 Spindle Lane, Bowie, MD 20715
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Caring Hearts is owned and operated by a Registered Nurse that is designed to provide quality loving care. Our Assisted living services provide residents with the care they need in an environment which provides one or a combination of the following: assistance with activities of daily living,...

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  • Rose's Place

    Rose's Place

    11311 Sherrington Ct, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Company: Labeled the 'Bed and Breakfast of Assisted Living', Rose's Place's mission is to provide supportive, consistent care in a holistic approach, centered on each resident's unique needs. Rose's Place Incorporated was established in June 1997 in Upper Marlboro, Maryland by Rosemary Garrett a...

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  • Hillhaven Assisted Living

    Hillhaven Assisted Living

    3210 Powder Mill Road, Adelphi, MD 20783
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Hillhaven, where compassion and healing come together. The Malin Family has worked to create a homelike environment for our residents since 1978. Our professional team members are committed to each resident's quality of life. Residents and their families also share the satisfaction that...

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  • Rose's Place - Bowie

    Rose's Place - Bowie

    13426 Overbrook Lane, Bowie, MD 20715
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Company: Labeled the 'Bed and Breakfast of Assisted Living' Rose's Place is dedicated to providing highest quality of care affordably. We are committed to serving our seniors with dignity and respect. With a focus on providing services that will improve the quality of life for our residents in a...

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  • Cresthaven

    1020 Cresthaven Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20903
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Cresthaven is a small, female only senior care home located in the unincorporated area of Silver Spring, Maryland, which is located in Montgomery County. Silver Spring is a bustling business hub adorned with many parks and recreation areas, including sections of Rock Creek Park, which is well known...

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  • Arden Courts of Silver Spring

    Arden Courts of Silver Spring

    2505 Musgrove Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Arden Courts of Silver Spring is a unique assisted living community that was built over 25 years ago and was designed exclusively for persons living with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia's. Our community is the second community to be built out of the 50+ Arden’s in the United States. We are...

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  • Sunrise of Silver Spring

    Sunrise of Silver Spring

    11621 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (34)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Sunrise of Silver Spring, an assisted living community in Silver Spring, Maryland, just minutes from Route 495 and just off Route 29, north on New Hampshire Avenue. Sunrise of Silver Spring sits in a beautifully landscaped setting in a residential neighborhood, adjacent to the White Oak...

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  • Morningside House of Laurel

    Morningside House of Laurel

    7700 Cherry Lane, Laurel, MD 20707
    (51)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Morningside House of Laurel is an assisted living community located in Laurel, Maryland in Prince George's County and home to just over 25,000 people. Laurel is a quiet town close to Baltimore and D.C. and residents will be able to take trips to shows, events and concerts. Residents will also be...

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  • Avonlea Ridge Assisted Living

    Avonlea Ridge Assisted Living

    13206 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (7)
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    WHILE MILLIONS OF SENIORS EACH YEAR ARE FACED WITH THE DIFFICULT DECISION OF HAVING TO MOVE FROM THEIR HOMES DUE TO INABILITY TO FULLY CARE FOR THEMSELVES, AVONLEA RIDGE ASSISTED LIVING IS PROUD TO BE ABLE TO OFFER THEM A HOME AWAY FROM HOME. OPEN IN MARCH 2014, AVONLEA RIDGE IS A 5-BED ASSISTED...

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  • Atrium Stonecrest Home

    Atrium Stonecrest Home

    2305 Falling Creek Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (1)
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    Atrium Stonecrest Home is located in a beautiful treelined neighborhood in Silver Spring, Maryland. It offers assisted living to only eight residents at a time; such individual care is unprecedented in the industry. With a licensed and professional staff, including a physician and registered nurse,...

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  • Able Plus Assisted Living

    Able Plus Assisted Living

    13317 Sherwood Forrest Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    Able Plus Assisted Living was established in March 2016. It is owned and managed by a registered dietitian in partnership with a registered nurse with over 30 years of combined senior care experience in the state of Maryland.Our community is located in a beautiful and quiet neighborhood in Silver...

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  • Atrium Active Home

    Atrium Active Home

    2701 Martello Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (9)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    >The Atrium Active Home is located in Silver Springs, Maryland and is designed to give seniors the ability to live a comfortable, independent life, all without having to worry about the staff or individuals working on site. The assisted living and personal care services offered by Atrium Active...

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  • The Residences at Thomas Circle

    The Residences at Thomas Circle

    1330 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
    (11)
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    More than a great place to live, The Residences at Thomas Circle is a neighborhood within a neighborhood – where seniors can live life their way. LIFE AT ITS FINEST In the heart of downtown DC, just blocks from the White House and a short walk to museums and monuments, you will find seniors enjoying...

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  • Sunrise of Chevy Chase

    Sunrise of Chevy Chase

    2201 Colston Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Sunrise of Chevy Chase, conveniently located adjacent to Washington, DC, in Maryland’s Montgomery County, we provide a safe, comfortable living environment and excellent care delivered by an experienced, compassionate team of caregivers. Our beautiful community, nestled in a desirable...

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  • Forest Side

    Forest Side

    2701 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Forest Side Assisted Living, a Forest Hills of DC Community, is the newest residence in the District specializing in the care of individuals with memory loss. The home is arranged in small intimate neighborhoods where individuals with Alzheimer's, dementia, and other cognitive impairments are cared...

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  • Ingleside at Rock Creek

    Ingleside at Rock Creek

    3050 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    With more than a century of service and sophistication, Ingleside at Rock Creek is the preferred address for Washington, D.C. retirement. There’s no setting quite like ours: 14 acres of wooded paths and flourishing gardens, bordering Rock Creek Park. In an elite Northwest Washington, D.C....

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  • Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

    Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

    5111 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20008
    (6)
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    Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue is located in the heart of Washington D.C. and opened in late 2003. Our community offers not only a convenient location within the District, but also a variety of services and amenities. Nearby attractions include major shopping malls, golf courses, country clubs, and...

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  • The Landing at Silver Spring

    The Landing at Silver Spring

    13908 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Landing of Silver Spring offers assisted living and memory care services to meet a wide range of senior needs while always exceeding expectations. At The Landing of Silver Spring, you’ll find that our programs are a little more entertaining, our food is a little better, our staff is a little...

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  • Regency Park Assisted Living Facility

    Regency Park Assisted Living Facility

    730 Maryland Rte 3 South, Gambrills, MD 21054
    (9)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Regency Park Assisted Living Regency Park is a friendly assisted living community located in Gambrills, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Located just moments away from popular shopping and dining, residents enjoy weekly planned outings around town. Our community grounds are well-maintained and every...

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  • Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel NOW OPEN

    Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel NOW OPEN

    2535 Evergreen Road, Gambrills, MD 21113
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel offers assisted living and dementia care in Gambrills, Maryland. 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 caring...

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  • Pine Hill

    Pine Hill

    8455 Murphy Rd, Laurel, MD 20723
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Since 1995, Kenwood Care has managed four Howard County assisted living homes with two in Fulton, one in Dayton, and one in Laurel. Each location is in a beautiful residential setting and features: UNPARALLELED ROUND THE CLOCK CARE -2.5-to-1 resident-to-caregiver ratio (3x higher than state...

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  • Maple Hill

    Maple Hill

    10711 Harding Road, Laurel, MD 20723
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Since 1995, Kenwood Care has managed four Howard County assisted living homes with two in Fulton, one in Dayton, and one in Laurel. Each location is in a beautiful residential setting and features: UNPARALLELED ROUND THE CLOCK CARE -2.5-to-1 resident-to-caregiver ratio (3x higher than state...

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  • Kensington Park Senior Living

    Kensington Park Senior Living

    3620 Littledale Road, Kensington, MD 20895
    (25)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Kensington Park Retirement Community, our services and setting are as unique as the residents we serve. Whether you are seeking Independent Living, Assisted Living, or Alzheimer's/ Memory Care, Kensington Park is designed to provide an encouraging and comprehensive continuum of services. ...

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  • Montgomery Eldercare at Eastway

    Montgomery Eldercare at Eastway

    15016 Eastway Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    2013 EXCELLENCE AWARD AS RATED BY FAMILIES. WE HAVE BEEN RATED DEFICIENCY FREE BY THE STATE AND COUNTY INSPECTIONS.

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  • Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights

    Brighton Gardens of Friendship Heights

    5555 Friendship Boulevard, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Brighton Gardens provides personal care in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. A separate Special Care Center for residents with Alzheimer's or other memory related disorders...

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  • Arden Courts of Kensington

    Arden Courts of Kensington

    4301 Knowles Ave, Kensington, MD 20895
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    primary focus is to provide care for people with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of memory impairment. To visualize Arden Courts Kensington, picture four single level houses all connected by indoor and outdoor walkways and courtyards. The houses offer a homey atmosphere that immediately make the...

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  • Sunrise of Bethesda

    Sunrise of Bethesda

    4925 Battery Lane, Bethesda, MD 20814
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Sunrise of Bethesda, located northwest of Washington, DC, in Montgomery County, our residents receive the highest level of care inside our community while enjoying access to some of the nation's premiere hospitals, located just minutes away. Our beautiful community offers assisted living and...

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  • Arbor Terrace Fulton

    Arbor Terrace Fulton

    11584 Scaggsville Road, Fulton, MD 20759
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Arbor Terrace Fulton looks at senior living differently. That’s because we believe no matter where you are in life, you deserve to pursue your passions, maintain meaningful relationships, and live every day to its fullest. With our state-of-the-art senior living and memory care community designed...

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  • Caring Well at Aquarius

    Caring Well at Aquarius

    3016 Aquaris Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    CARING WELL AT AQUARIUS Where we provide you the care, security, comfort, and close affinity you're looking for. Owned and managed by Carolyn Pasking, Caring Well has been serving the Silver Spring community for over 10 years! Nurse Carolyn offers 20+ years of nursing experience. Having served as a...

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  • Grand Oaks

    Grand Oaks

    5901 MacArthur Boulevard Northwest, Washington, DC 20016
    (21)
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    Grand Oaks is located on the campus of Sibley Memorial Hospital. It is close to Georgetown, Bethesda and just minutes from the Potomac River and the Virginia Suburbs. Our residents feel inspired in their spacious, light filled apartments, dine in elegance with delicious meals and remain active with...

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  • Autumn Hill

    Autumn Hill

    12401 Lime Kiln Rd, Fulton, MD 20759
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Since 1995, Kenwood Care has managed four Howard County assisted living homes with two in Fulton, one in Dayton, and one in Laurel. Each location is in a beautiful residential setting and features: UNPARALLELED ROUND THE CLOCK CARE -2.5-to-1 resident-to-caregiver ratio (3x higher than state...

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  • AlfredHouse II

    AlfredHouse II

    4 Broomall Ct, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • In Loving Hands

    In Loving Hands

    8402 Lucille Court, Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At In Loving Hands Assisted Living Facility, our mission is to provide quality care in a home like environment. All residents will be treated with respect and dignity. When individuals can no longer live independently, we are an option to consider. We are able to assist with all levels of care. In...

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  • Total Assisted Living Home

    Total Assisted Living Home

    12026 Scaggsville Road, Fulton, MD 20759
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Newly Renovated and Affordable at its best!!!     It is our policy to admit and provide care for all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, handicap, age, sex, marital status, religion or sexual preference. Eligibility for admission is based on Physician's recommendation...

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  • House of Faith Assisted Living Facility

    House of Faith Assisted Living Facility

    1515 Florida Avenue, Severn, MD 21144
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    HOUSE OF FAITH, Assisted Living Facility is located in Anne Arundel County where the Owner/ Manager has 18 yrs. experience with senior care and the medical field. Her motto that she strongly stands firm on is 'Treat people the way you want to be treated'... The facility is surrounded by great...

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  • Brookdale Arlington

    Brookdale Arlington

    3821 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22203
    (44)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    As one of the premier assisted living and memory care communities in the Washington, D.C., area, we are conveniently located in the heart of Arlington, Va., an upscale area consistently ranked among the wealthiest counties in the United States. We’re close to casual and fine dining establishments,...

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  • The Jefferson

    The Jefferson

    900 North Taylor Street, Arlington, VA 22203
    (21)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to The Jefferson, where ownership and a unique approach to active aging are conveniently located at The Gateway to Arlington Virginia, just minutes away from Washington, DC. The Jefferson has skillfully combined independence, luxury,services and amenities with the security of home ownership...

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  • Sunrise of Arlington

    Sunrise of Arlington

    2000 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22207
    (11)
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    Positioned to enjoy the greenery & peacefulness of the Lexington Bike Path on one side and the bustling in-town location of Massachusetts Ave. on the other side, Sunrise of Arlington has the best of both worlds under one roof. Our community is perfect for the resident who prefers an urban...

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  • AlfredHouse IV

    AlfredHouse IV

    14519 Manor Park Drive, Rockville, MD 20853
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Since 1992, AlfredHouse ElderCare has been providing a nurturing environment to its residents. The eight beautiful facilities are nestled in the Rockville and Silver Spring areas.  Not only are there daily activities for the residents to enjoy, but also scheduled outings to theater performances,...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Columbia

    Brighton Gardens of Columbia

    7110 Minstrel Way, Columbia, MD 21045
    (33)
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    Brighton Gardens of Columbia is located in the planned city of Columbia, Maryland, a city nationally ranked as one of the 10 Best Places to Live by MONEY, CNN, and FORBES. Against the perfect blend of parks, walking paths, and abundant shopping, Brighton Gardens of Columbia offers a beautifully...

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  • Sunrise at Fox Hill

    Sunrise at Fox Hill

    8300 Burdette Road, Bethesda, MD 20817
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Sunrise at Fox Hill is Sunrise Senior Living's premier community! With easy access to Washington, DC and northern Virginia, our residents and families love our location which is just minutes from downtown Bethesda's exciting shops, restaurants and cultural activities. Fox Hill Assisted Living...

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  • Sunrise at Bluemont Park

    Sunrise at Bluemont Park

    5900 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22205
    (23)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our 35 year mission at Sunrise Senior Living has been to champion the quality of life for all seniors. Our approach is simple; resident centered care. This approach helps seniors live the life they want to live by providing options to meet their individual needs and wishes. Sunrise offers a variety...

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  • Clarksville Assisted Living

    Clarksville Assisted Living

    7246 Guilford Road, Clarksville, MD 21029
    (5)
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    We are passionately committed to making a difference in people's lives by offering high quality and supportive services for our seniors in a loving environment. We help them maintain their independence and exercise choice as they live a stress-fee life. Our staff has more than 15 years of experience...

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  • Arbor Place - Dementia Care

    Arbor Place - Dementia Care

    4413 Muncaster Mill Road, Rockville, MD 20853
    (3)
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    Founded in 1998 by a Geriatric Psychiatrist and managed by a full time Director of Nursing, Arbor Place delivers the highest interactive staff setting the standard for dementia care. Located in Rockville, MD a suburb of Washington, DC. By design, Arbor Place is constructed to meet the very specific...

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Lanham, Maryland

Nursing Homes

A nursing home offers room and board to two or more persons who are not related by marriage or by blood to the administrator. A nursing home facility provides its occupants with around-the-clock care by registered nurses. These nurses provide personal care, maintenance and other health related services for people who cannot properly care for themselves.

Nursing homes can be a helpful and comfortable living choice for persons 65 years and above, however nursing homes will frequently persons 55 and greater (a rarity in the realm of senior care).Many residents tend to be single women who have smaller social support groups, and almost 50% of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85. Types of amenities and servicesprovided at nursing homes might include room and board, help with shopping and transportation, rehabilitation needed due to injury, disability, or illness, and intravenous or nutrition therapy. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to have protections against involuntary transfer or discharge, get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements, be treated with respect, and be free from abuse and neglect. Some services come at an extra cost which can include personal comfort items, specially prepared food, and personal reading materials. A significant number of nursing home residents are individuals who experience difficulty with hearing and vision, require assistance with daily tasks such as bathing, have incontinence issues, or have mental or physical disabilities.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major factor in choosing which location is the best fit for your family. Monthly, the median rent in Lanham is around $1,804 and the median price for a home for Lanham costs around $278,764. The rent burden for Lanham is about 23.5% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Lanham is 61.3% black, 0.0% Native American, 16.4% white, 1.8% mixed race, 17.6% other or not specified, 27.7% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 2.9% Asian. In Lanham, 7.1% of the citizens are veterans. Of the population of Lanham 9.8% have a graduate degree, 27.1% have a college degree, and 26.8% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Lanham, 5.6% are widows, 10.2% have some form of disability, 8.8% live in poverty, and 14.3% do not have health insurance. Based on gender, 49.8% are female and 50.2% are male. The median age of Lanham is 37 years old. Lanham has a population density of 1,150 people per square mile. The current population of Lanham consists of 10,511 people.

State Information

An overview of Maryland

In terms of resources, Maryland has a cost of living index of 131.3, a grocery index rating of 108.5, and a housing index rating of 184.5. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Maryland citizen is ranked 6th nation-wide. Additionally, Maryland is ranked 8th by standards of healthcare. The natural beauty of Maryland is ranked 25th in the nation. There are 59 hospitals and 98 health centers that service a population of 6,060,598. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Anne Arundel Medical Center, and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Maryland ranks 7th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 31% of Maryland residents attend religious services among the 5,336 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-18%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Maryland there are 218 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 39, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 60% of Maryland residents voted Democrat and 34% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 74�F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91�F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53�F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 35�F. The average high winter temperature is around 51�F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 16�F during the month of January. Maryland experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 70% in the month of September. On average, Maryland has an air quality index rating of around 40.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 49.4 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 5.55 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.69 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Maryland mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Maryland can include floods and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Maryland

The state of Maryland has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of wild raspberry, shortleaf and loblolly pines, white ash, and early blue violet. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the rabbits and hares, the grebes, the loons, or the albatrosses. The state animal of Maryland is the sperm whale.