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Senior housing types near Eldon, MO

  • Rock Island Village

    Rock Island Village

    619 East 8th Street, Eldon, MO 65026
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    As the only fully licensed Assisted Living and Memory Care community in the region, Rock Island Village is uniquely designed to support, promote, and enhance the quality of life, independence, well-being, and security of seniors in the Central Missouri area. Our commitment is to create sustainable...

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  • Cedarhurst of Columbia

    Cedarhurst of Columbia

    2333 Chapel Hill Road, Columbia, MO 65203
    (5)
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    Cedarhurst at Columbia is a premier assisted living and memory care community located just off Chapel Hill Road in a quiet neighborhood with shopping and dining establishments nearby. Our community is nestled on 11 acres of landscaped grounds and is within walking distance of Twin Lakes park, a...

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  • Oak Pointe of Warrenton

    Oak Pointe of Warrenton

    700 Forrest Ave, Warrenton, MO 63383
    (16)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Oak Pointe of Warrenton is an Assisted Living and Memory Care Community offering private rental apartments and a variety of services. The community is located at 700 Forrest Ave in Warrenton, Missouri. Enjoy a private apartment with wall to wall carpeting, kitchenette with microwave and refrigerator...

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  • Sunset Health Care Center

    Sunset Health Care Center

    400 West Park, Union, MO 63084
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Sunset Health Care is set overlooking the park in the small town of Union. We offer variety of services including special care units, respite services, 24 hour physician and psychiatry consultations, and a variety of activities. Stop by anytime for a tour of our facility. We will help your...

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  • The Gardens Assisted Living & Memory Care

    The Gardens Assisted Living & Memory Care

    1302 W Sunset St, Springfield, MO 65807
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • The Fremont Senior Living

    The Fremont Senior Living

    1520 E Bates, Springfield, MO 65804
    (33)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Maple Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Maple Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    1146 E. Lakewood Street, Springfield, MO 65810
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Twin Oaks at Heritage Pointe

    Twin Oaks at Heritage Pointe

    228 Savannah Terrace, Wentzville, MO 63385
    (30)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Beginning... Mary Ann Huber had a vision: to provide an inviting place for residents to enjoy their friends, their families, and their independence. In 1981, Mary Ann's vision became reality with the completion of Twin Oaks Estate in O'Fallon, Missouri. After working together for 19 years,...

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  • The Parkway Senior Living

    The Parkway Senior Living

    550 NE Napoleon Dr, Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (39)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Opened in 2015 - The Parkway Senior Living Community is the first continuing care community in the Blue Springs, Missouri area. The Parkway is designed for the convenience and satisfaction of residents. All services and amenities are provided with attentiveness and professionalism to ensure...

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  • Cottages of Lake St. Louis

    Cottages of Lake St. Louis

    2885 Technology Dr, Lake Saint Louis, MO 63367
    (101)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    As Missouri’s first Green House Project community, Cottages of Lake St. Louis brings a proven and innovative approach to short-term rehabilitation and long-term skilled nursing, as well as serving Elders with memory needs. In our six ten-person houses, each Elder has a private bedroom and bathroom....

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  • Park Place Senior Living at Winghaven

    Park Place Senior Living at Winghaven

    2002 Boardwalk Place Drive, O'Fallon, MO 63368
    (64)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Park Place Senior Living at WingHaven is truly a unique community!  We offer Independent Apartment Homes and a state licensed Assisted Living.  We are nestled in the community of WingHaven, close to shopping, restaurants, and more.  What makes us different is our exceptional service...

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  • Benton House of Raymore

    Benton House of Raymore

    2100 Johnston Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Benton House of Raymore provides seniors with assisted living in Raymore, Cass County, Missouri. Those who choose to make this community their home will find that it offers much surrounding natural beauty, and that the location possesses a private feel. Benton House of Raymore offers a caring staff...

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  • John Knox Village

    John Knox Village

    1001 Northwest Murray Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (34)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Since it was established a little more than 40 years ago, John Knox Village has been the leading continuing care retirement community in the Midwest. Situated on a 420-acre campus in Lee's Summit, Mo., the Village is now home to more than 1,800 residents who enjoy a wide array of residential and...

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  • Stonecrest of Wildwood

    Stonecrest of Wildwood

    251 Plaza Dr, Wildwood, MO 63040
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    Check this out...now you can tour our entire community from the comfort of home. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AN5iwz3EMJY

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  • Willow Creek

    Willow Creek

    3101 SW 3rd St, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Autumn Leaves we have 6 distinctive differentiators that set us a part from other providers. 1.Strong Operational and Clinical Team. Our Director of Healthcare provides 7 day per week clinical support to our staff and residents. Our Executive Director has been serving older adults their entire...

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  • Assisted Living at The Meadowlands

    Assisted Living at The Meadowlands

    135 Meadowlands Estates Lane, O'Fallon, MO 63366
    (29)
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    Providing exceptional, loving and healing care to seniors. Our residents are invited to enjoy their days with friends and hobbies instead of filling them with everyday chores and hassles. Our vibrant, charming community offers privacy, comfort and safety with thoughtful amenities and a wide...

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  • The Landing of O'Fallon

    The Landing of O'Fallon

    1000 Landing Circle, Saint Charles, MO 63304
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Landing of O'Fallon opened Summer 2018 and has everything you would expect for a senior care community and more. Yes, we have assisted living, but it's a bit more personalized and flexible. And yes, we have memory care, but it's a bit more comprehensive and thoughtful. But to really see who we...

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  • The Fountains of West County

    The Fountains of West County

    15826 Clayton Road, Ellisville, MO 63011
    (31)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Villages of St. Peters Memory Care

    Villages of St. Peters Memory Care

    5300 Executive Center Parkway, Saint Peters, MO 63376
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    We at Villages of St. Peters Memory Care provide specialized care to our “Neighbors” with various forms of dementia and Alzheimer’s. Our state-of-the-art facility provides an open concept and inviting environment. Our neighborhood concept allows for 15 Neighbors to reside in a home-like environment...

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  • Westview at Ellisville Assisted Living

    Westview at Ellisville Assisted Living

    27 Reinke Road, Ellisville, MO 63021
    (43)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Westview at Ellisville is the premier senior living community in Ellisville, Missouri. We offer, assisted living and Dementia / Memory Care. Opened in the summer of 2012. We know how difficult change can be, especially for seniors, so we'll do whatever we can to make the transition to your new home...

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  • Sunrise of Chesterfield

    Sunrise of Chesterfield

    1880 Clarkson Road, Chesterfield, MO 63017
    (40)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    If you're looking for an assisted living option other than the traditional nursing home, Sunrise on Chesterfield 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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  • Stonecrest of Town & Country

    Stonecrest 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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  • Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    16979 HIghway 39, Verona, MO 65769
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Brookdale West County

    Brookdale West County

    785 Henry Avenue, Ballwin, MO 63011
    (23)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Dougherty Ferry Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Dougherty Ferry Assisted Living and Memory Care

    2929 Dougherty Ferry Rd, Valley Park, MO 63122
    (36)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Dougherty Ferry Assisted Living & Memory Care, a luxurious senior living community just outside St. Louis, Missouri. Here you can enjoy a full lifestyle that balances independence with personal assistance. The community offers 95 comfortable, maintenance-free apartments, along with...

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  • Sunrise of Des Peres

    Sunrise of Des Peres

    13460 Manchester Road, Des Peres, MO 63131
    (53)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brookdale Leawood State Line

    Brookdale Leawood State Line

    12724 State Line Road, Leawood, KS 66209
    (18)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    An Elevated Lifestyle You can rest easy knowing your loved one is in good hands here at our memory care community in Leawood, Kansas. With a dedicated care team available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, personalized care plans designed to meet your family member’s specific needs and a warm and...

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  • Kingswood Senior Living

    Kingswood Senior Living

    10000 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64114
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Kingswood is where you can live the life you love. Here you have maintenance-free living, great friends and neighbors, and a full continuum of care should you ever need it. All in the heart of Kansas City, and all at a great value. The Courtyards at Kingswood are designed for those who need...

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  • Cedarhurst of Des Peres

    Cedarhurst of Des Peres

    12826 Daylight Circle, Des Peres, MO 63131
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Creve Coeur Assisted Living

    Creve Coeur Assisted Living

    693 Decker Lane, Creve Coeur, MO 63141
    (33)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Creve Coeur Assisted Living, a socially active retirement community! Conveniently located near Olive and Highway 270, our community is within minutes of everything the city of Creve Coeur has to offer-seven parks, a golf course, more than a dozen churches, plus chic specialty stores,...

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  • Sunrise of Leawood

    Sunrise of Leawood

    11661 Granada, Leawood, KS 66211
    (40)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Sunrise of Leawood is an assisted living community in Leawood, Johnson County, Kansas that specializes in long and short-term memory care stays. The community is conveniently located in an affluent suburb, that's south of I-435 in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. Leawood is nestled between...

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  • Brookdale Overland Park

    Brookdale Overland Park

    12000 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66209
    (29)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Comforts of Home, Conveniences of Community If you want to exchange the burdens of everyday life for a senior living experience rich in wonderful friendships, quality care and luxury amenities, look no further. Nestled on a quiet campus with beautiful landscaping and fragrant flowers, our continuum...

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  • Avalon Memory Care - St. Louis

    Avalon Memory Care - St. Louis

    5342 Butler Hill Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63128
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Park Meadows Senior Living

    5901 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
    (79)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    A WONDERFUL PLACE TO CALL HOME NOW OPEN! Welcome to Park Meadows Senior Living, a new concept in senior living in Overland Park, Kansas. The Community is centrally located to make living at Park Meadows convenient and worry-free, with nearby shopping, restaurants, hospitals, medical centers and...

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  • Crystal Oaks Assisted Living

    Crystal Oaks Assisted Living

    1500 Calvary Church Road, Festus, MO 63028
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    7105 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208
    (26)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Bickford of Overland Park

    Bickford of Overland Park

    10665 Barkley Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (44)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Sheridan at Creve Coeur

    The Sheridan at Creve Coeur

    450 N Lindbergh Blvd, Creve Coeur, MO 63141
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Addington Place of Shoal Creek

    Addington Place of Shoal Creek

    9601 N Tullis Dr, Kansas City, MO 64157
    (34)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    9201 Foster St, Overland Park, KS 66212
    (41)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • The Heritage of Overland Park

    The Heritage of Overland Park

    10101 West 127th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Thank you for your interest in The Heritage of Overland Park! Based on a foundation of customer service, associate satisfaction, and community, The Heritage is proving to be the premier provider of Alzheimer's and memory care services in the metro Kansas City/Johnson County area. Our mission is to...

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  • Morningside Place Memory Care

    Morningside Place Memory Care

    6921 W 81st Street, Overland Park, KS 66204
    (38)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Country Place Memory Care

    Country Place Memory Care

    822 S Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our Mission is to foster peace of mind for our residents and their loved ones and to enhance each resident's individuality, promote their dignity and lovingly encourage their independence. At Country Place Memory Care, every effort has been made to ensure that you or your loved one are provided with...

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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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  • Sunrise of Overland Park

    Sunrise of Overland Park

    12500 West 135th Street, Overland Park, KS 66221
    (35)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Whether you're a resident or visiting a loved one, you will feel like you are truly at home when you walk into the assisted living community here at Sunrise of Overland in Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas. From the moment you arrive, you will experience home-like architecture, comfortable...

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  • Stratford Commons

    12340 Quivera Road, Overland Park, KS 66213
    (23)
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    Stratford Commons is a family owned and operated business.  We are proud to offer a wide variety of services to make your life worry-free.  Our on site licensed nursing staff is on duty 24 hours a day to help meet your care needs, including assistance with medication, bathing and...

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  • Stonecrest of Clayton View

    Stonecrest 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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Eldon, Missouri

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a facility that offers housing to two or more seniors who have no personal relation to the administrator. A nursing home facility provides its inhabitants with care administered by on-site nurses. These caregivers provide care for people who cannot care for their own needs due to mental or physical conditions.

Nursing homes are a helpful and comfy living alternative for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will allow access to persons 55 and above which is uncommon for other senior care types.There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include flowers and plants, personal reading materials, and cosmetic and grooming items. Many inhabitants tend to be single women who have less social support, and about fifty percent of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85. The most common mental condition experienced by nursing home residents is dementia, which can hinder their memory function, decision making abilities, and and their sense of familiarity with their surroundings. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to get proper medical care, be free from restraints, get information on services and fees, and have protections against involuntary transfer or discharge. Nursing homes are required to provide specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), dietary services, a professionally directed program of activities, and medically-related social services to residents.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a motivating factor in deciding which community is the best fit for your family. Monthly, the median rent in Eldon is around $631 per month and the median price of a house in Eldon is $86,995. The rent burden for Eldon is about 20.6% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

The current population of Eldon consists of 4,610 people and in total the Eldon metro area has a population of 4,623. Eldon has a population density of 502 people per square mile. In Eldon, 7.5% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 46.3% are male and 53.7% are female. The median age of Eldon is 37 years old. In terms of education, 47.1% have a high-school diploma, 12.2% have a college degree, and 4.9% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Eldon is 0.2% other or not specified, 2.7% Hispanic, 1.6% mixed race, 4.7% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.2% black, 0.0% Asian, and 93.4% white. In Eldon, 57.2% participate in the labor force, 35.4% live in poverty, 11.6% are widows, and 10.4% do not have health insurance.

State Information

An overview of Missouri

There are 128 general hospitals and 212 health centers that provide care for 6,144,344 Missouri residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Missouri are Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield. The state of Missouri has a cost of living index of 88.8 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 96.6 and a housing index rating of 70.6. Residents of Missouri enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 9th in the United States. Overall, Missouri ranks 28th in quality of life and 41st in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

Thirty-seven percent of Missouri residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 9,001 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-36%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Missouri there are 414 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 38% of Missouri residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Missouri ranks 35th in the nation.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 6.57 inches. On average, the state receives 3.63 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for Missouri is around 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 75%. On average, Missouri has an air quality index rating of around 37.3 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 48.7 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76�F. The average high summer temperature is around 92�F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 57�F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Missouri drops to around 33�F. The average high winter temperature is around 51�F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12�F during the month of January. While residents of Missouri mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Missouri can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornados.

Wildlife to be found in Missouri

The state of Missouri has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of wild grape, smooth brome, kentucky bluegrass, and willow. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the red fox, the cougar, the long-tailed weasel, or the silver-haired bat. The state animal of Missouri is the the mule.