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Senior housing types near Springfield, MO

  • The Gardens Assisted Living & Memory Care

    The Gardens Assisted Living & Memory Care

    1302 W Sunset St, Springfield, MO 65807
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    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
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    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
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    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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  • Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    16979 HIghway 39, Verona, MO 65769
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    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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  • Oak Pointe of Monett

    Oak Pointe of Monett

    1011 Old Airport Rd, Monett, MO 65708
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    Our mission is to be the best place a senior adult has ever lived. We prioritize helping residents remain connected to friends, family and community, and always maintain a firm commitment to well-being that nourishes the body, mind and spirit. Assisted Living At Oak Pointe, we start with curiosity...

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  • Grand Brook Memory Care Rogers at Pinnacle Hills

    Grand Brook Memory Care Rogers at Pinnacle Hills

    5125 W Pleasant Grove Dr, Rogers, AR 72758
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    WELCOME TO GRAND BROOK MEMORY CARE OF ROGERS! Located in the Pinnacle Hills development on the corner of S. Pinnacle Hills Pkwy and W. Pleasant Grove Rd. in Rogers, this brand new Grand Brook community comfortably accommodates 32 residents in two, small residential-style homes. Each home faces a...

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  • Village on the Park Bentonville

    Village on the Park Bentonville

    3800 SW Mt. Carmel Drive, Bentonville, AR 72713
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    When it’s time to choose a senior living community where you or a loved one can Live Life Well®, Village on the Park Bentonville in Bentonville, Arkansas, may just be the perfect choice. Our community offers you or your loved one a variety of lifestyle and care options, including Independent Living,...

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  • Rock Island Village

    Rock Island Village

    619 East 8th Street, Eldon, MO 65026
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    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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  • Country Place Memory Care

    Country Place Memory Care

    822 S Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
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    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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  • Brookstone Assisted Living

    Brookstone Assisted Living

    415 E. Longview St, Fayetteville, AR 72703
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    The Atrium at Serenity Pointe is proud to have been voted Best Retirement Facility in The Sentinel-Record's 2017 Reader's Choice Awards! Enjoy Stunning Views and Landscapes from the Peninsula on Lake Hamilton! The Atrium at Serenity Pointe is a beautiful senior living provider located in Hot Springs...

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  • Avenir Memory Care at Fayetteville

    Avenir Memory Care at Fayetteville

    1967 W Truckers Drive, Fayetteville, AR 72704
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    Avenir Memory Care at Fayetteville is an assisted living level II community in Fayetteville, Arkansas, located in Washington County and home to just over 74,000 people, in the Ozark Mountain region. Residents can enjoy nature walks, excursions with friends, going to local shops, going to sporting...

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  • Country Place Memory Care

    Country Place Memory Care

    705 Osa Martin Blvd, Chanute, KS 66720
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    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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  • Benton House of Raymore

    Benton House of Raymore

    2100 Johnston Drive, Raymore, MO 64083
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    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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  • Cedarhurst of Columbia

    Cedarhurst of Columbia

    2333 Chapel Hill Road, Columbia, MO 65203
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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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  • Carnegie Village

    Carnegie Village

    107 Bernard Drive, Belton, MO 64012
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    The Carnegie Village is an assisted living community for senior residents in the city of Belton, Cass County, Missouri. Belton is an urban city though it is proximal to the Kansas farm lands. This is a clean city and the many parks around make it ideal for picnics and other outdoor activities for...

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  • Willow Creek

    Willow Creek

    3101 SW 3rd St, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
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    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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  • John Knox Village

    John Knox Village

    1001 Northwest Murray Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
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    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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  • The Parkway Senior Living

    The Parkway Senior Living

    550 NE Napoleon Dr, Blue Springs, MO 64014
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    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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  • Brookdale Leawood State Line

    Brookdale Leawood State Line

    12724 State Line Road, Leawood, KS 66209
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    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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  • Sunrise of Leawood

    Sunrise of Leawood

    11661 Granada, Leawood, KS 66211
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    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
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    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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  • Kingswood Senior Living

    Kingswood Senior Living

    10000 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64114
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    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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  • Sunrise of Overland Park

    Sunrise of Overland Park

    12500 West 135th Street, Overland Park, KS 66221
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    At Sunrise of Overland Park, KS, we offer our residents and their families the best of both worlds in so many ways. Our senior living community is located close enough to Interstate 35 to make it accessible, but far enough from the hustle and bustle to allow our residents to retain the privacy they...

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  • The Heritage of Overland Park

    The Heritage of Overland Park

    10101 West 127th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213
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    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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  • Park Meadows Senior Living

    5901 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
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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. We can’t wait for you to call...

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  • Brookdale Fort Smith

    Brookdale Fort Smith

    5501 Duncan Road, Fort Smith, AR 72903
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    Maybe it’s time to let someone else do the dishes. Whether you’re looking for independent living, assisted living or memory care, our senior living community has care options to meet your changing needs. When it comes to chores, less is more—more time for you to do what you want to do and here there...

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  • Bickford of Overland Park

    Bickford of Overland Park

    10665 Barkley Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
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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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  • Stratford Commons Memory Care Community

    Stratford Commons Memory Care Community

    12340 Quivera Road, Overland Park, KS 66213
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    Stratford Commons Memory Care Community offers one of the most innovative approaches to senior memory care in Overland Park. Our approach treats residents with the utmost respect, patience, and kindness while offering a sense of purpose and pleasure. The Courtyard program and staff recognize and...

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  • Anthology of Olathe

    Anthology of Olathe

    101 W 151st St, Olathe, KS 66061
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    In America’s heartland, where sprawling fields of grass and wheat sway under gentle blue skies, sprouts a new kind of senior living community in South Olathe, Kansas. In this friendly city, residents of Anthology of Olathe are encouraged to live aspirationally by welcoming neighbors and kind,...

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  • Forest Creek Memory Care

    Forest Creek Memory Care

    12701 Pflumm Rd, Overland Park, KS 66213
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    Forest Creek is a stand alone memory care community in Overland Park, KS. Our exceptional and specially trained staff can care for your family member, allowing you to be "the loved one" and not "the caregiver". Our beautiful community includes both indoor and outdoor walking spaces. This allows our...

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  • Wood Manor Skilled Nursing

    Wood Manor Skilled Nursing

    2800 N Hickory St, Claremore, OK 74017
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    Welcome to Wood Manor, Oklahoma’s premier skilled nursing and rehabilitation center. We provide world class care for senior citizens, no matter their situation. Our independently-owned community was built in 2006 and features modern rehabilitation suites designed especially for your loved one’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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  • Brookdale College Square

    Brookdale College Square

    11000 Oakmont Street, Overland Park, KS 66210
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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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  • St. Anthony's Senior Living (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    St. Anthony's Senior Living (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    1010 E 68th St, Kansas City, MO 64131
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    St. Anthony's is located in the Brookside area. Minutes from Kansas City Plaza. We are a new Continue of Care Community that was founded on principles of Faith. We are a gated community with underground parking. Our Independent Living opened in November of 2019. We are planning for our Assisted...

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  • Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    Glenwood Village of Overland Park

    9201 Foster St, Overland Park, KS 66212
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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 Claremore

    Brookdale Claremore

    1605 North Highway 88, Claremore, OK 74017
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    Redefine Independence When you decide to make your home here, you are doing more than joining a friendly assisted living and memory care community—you’re becoming a member of the family. Tucked in a beautiful building in Claremore, Oklahoma, you can wake up each day surrounded by an inspiring group...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

    7105 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208
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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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  • Morningside Place Memory Care

    Morningside Place Memory Care

    6921 W 81st Street, Overland Park, KS 66204
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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
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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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  • Bickford at Mission Springs

    Bickford at Mission Springs

    5350 W. 61st Place, Mission, KS 66205
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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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  • Sunrise of Lenexa

    Sunrise of Lenexa

    15055 West 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa, KS 66215
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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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  • Golden Oaks Home

    Golden Oaks Home

    11701 West 60th Place, Shawnee, KS 66203
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    We want our home to become your home. We invite you to come and live with us, be cared for by our loving staff, and participate in enjoyable activities throughout the day that provides a sense of purpose and value. Our daily activities focus on keeping the mind, body, and spirit active & engaged. We...

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  • Brookdale Shawnee

    Brookdale Shawnee

    11400 West 65th Street, Shawnee, KS 66203
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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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  • Our Home Senior Care

    Our Home Senior Care

    5745 Rosehill Rd, Shawnee, KS 66216
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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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  • Green Country Village Inc

    Green Country Village Inc

    1025 Swan Drive, Bartlesville, OK 74006
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    Here are just a few of the many reasons Green Country Village, a not-for-profit rental community, has been voted "Bartlesville's Best" year after year: -Exceptional independent living, assisted living and memory care services and amenities -Restaurant-style dining with a full menu -On-site library,...

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  • Sunset Health Care Center

    Sunset Health Care Center

    400 West Park, Union, MO 63084
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    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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  • Brookdale Muskogee

    Brookdale Muskogee

    3211 Chandler Road, Muskogee, OK 74403
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    Designed With You In Mind Tucked away on a lovely property just a few minutes from the Muskogee Turnpike, you will discover a memory care community that feels more like a family than your traditional senior living home. We specialize in serving men and women living with Alzheimer’s and other forms...

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  • Homestead of Owasso

    Homestead of Owasso

    14701 E 86th St N, Owasso, OK 74055
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    As we turn the pages of our lives – growing up, working, experiencing loves and losses, raising our own children – we all experience times when we need a little extra help. At Homestead, we have created an environment which combines and celebrates these memorable aspects of life and creates new...

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  • Canoe Brook Assisted Living

    Canoe Brook Assisted Living

    20102 East Admiral Place, Catoosa, OK 74015
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    Canoe Brook of Catoosa is a senior living community located in the hilly city of Catoosa, Rogers County, Oklahoma. Catoosa is a beautiful place to live and a scenic city to call home. Canoe Brook of Catoosa provides dedicated 24-hour nurses on staff available to our residents to ensure their highest...

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  • Oxford Glen Owasso

    Oxford Glen Owasso

    11113 E 103rd St N, Owasso, OK 74055
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    Oxford Glen Memory Care community is located in Owasso, Oklahoma, just north of Tulsa with easy access to highway 75 or highway 169. At Oxford Glen, we do more than care for your loved one. We care about them. By working with families to create individualized profiles of life before Alzheimer's...

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Springfield, Missouri

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a facility that provides lodging to at least two seniors who have no personal ties to the administrator. This type of facility provides its residents with care by on-site nurses. These caregivers provide healthcare services for seniors who are unable to care for themselves because of the effects of aging.

This type of facility is a familiar and easy care alternative for persons 65 years and above, however nursing homes will routinely accept persons 55 and greater (a rarity in the realm of senior care).Nursing homes are required to provide dietary services, a professionallly directed program of activities, specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), and medically-related social services to residents. A significant amount of occupants are bachelors or widows with less social support, and almost half of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85. Many residents of nursing homes are humanswith . These can include verbal antagonism, resisting aid, or a propensity to wander. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to have your representative notified about your care, participate in activities, form or participate in resident groups, and get proper medical care. The most common mental issue effecting nursing home residents is dementia, which can hinder their and their sense of familiarity with their surroundings, decision making capacities, and memory function.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a big influence in selecting what location fits best. The median home value in Springfield is $111,416 and the median cost for rent is $705 per month a month. The rent burden for Springfield is around 16.7% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Springfield has a population density of 784 people per square mile. In terms of education, 10.8% have a graduate degree, 28.7% have a high-school diploma, and 27.7% have a college degree. In Springfield, 25.7% live in poverty, 16.0% have some form of disability, 7.0% are widowed, and 61.5% participate in the labor force. Based on gender, 51.8% are female and 48.2% are male. The median age of Springfield is 33 years old. Racially, the population of Springfield is 88.2% white, 1.1% other or not specified, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.4% mixed race, 4.5% black, 4.5% Hispanic, 0.5% Native American, and 2.0% Asian. In Springfield, 8.4% of the people are veterans of the United States military.

State Information

An overview of Missouri

Residents of Missouri enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 9th in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, Missouri has a cost of living index rating of 89, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 71. Overall, Missouri ranks 28th in quality of life and 41st in healthcare compared to other US states. There are 128 general hospitals and 212 health centers that provide care for 6,144,344 Missouri residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Missouri ranks 35th in the nation. 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. During the latest presidential election, 57% voted for the Republican candidate while 38% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Missouri is around 3.63 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 6.57 inches of precipitation a month. During the summer, the average temperature in Missouri is around 76F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 57F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. The average high winter temperature is around 51F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12F during the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Missouri is 37.3 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 48.7 AQI. Missouri experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of December. 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 tornadoes.

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 kentucky bluegrass, willow, dogwood, and kentucky bluegrass. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the long-tailed weasel, the mule deer, the cougar, or the silver-haired bat. The state animal of Missouri is the the mule.