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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Dover nursing home, our senior living advisors can help. The term “nursing home” is often used interchangeably with assisted living or other senior housing options; but a nursing home is a skilled nursing facility for individuals with serious, debilitating short- or long-term health issues. So even the best nursing homes in Dover, NH may not be right for seniors who don’t require round-the-clock care.

We can help you determine if a skilled nursing facility in Dover or another care type is right for you. Browse 79 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Dover.

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Langdon Place of Dover

60 Middle Road, Dover, NH 03820

3.9
(27 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Please note that the Assisted Living and Memory Care is private pay only. We do not accept Medicaid on either unit. Additionally electric scooters and electric wheelchairs are not permitted. Self propel wheelchairs only and resident must resident on first floor. We have two elevators with three...

Spring Village at Dover

35 Pointe Place, Dover, NH 03820

4.5
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Spring Village at Dover is a new 56-bed assisted living community specializing in memory care, conveniently located in the developing Pointe Place neighborhood of Dover, NH. Woodbine Senior Living, LLC, a management and development company with over 40 years of experience in the Senior Living...

The Residence at Silver Square

100 Sterling Way, Dover, NH 03820

4.3
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Imagine finally having the time to do the things that make you happy: Catching up on the best-seller list, getting out to the theater with friends, learning a new language, or just relaxing with the people you enjoy. Imagine life without the worries and stresses of maintaining a home. Imagine you...

Wentworth Home

795 Central Avenue, Dover, NH 03820

4.1
(4 reviews)

Studio

Wentworth Home — Exceptional Care at an Affordable Price Our warm and welcoming environment provides around the clock nursing staff with assistance tailored to each individual; delicious home cooked meals and engaging social activities and events. With the help of our outstanding...

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Atria Marland Place

15 Stevens Street, Andover, MA 01810

4.2
(51 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

For more than 18 years, Atria Marland Place has been the senior living provider of choice for Andover's wisest older adults. Building on this foundation of trust, they've recently completed a thoughtful, thorough renovation to expand and enhance their community — including the addition of Atria...

Langdon Place of Nashua

319 East Dunstable Road, Nashua, NH 03062

4.7
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Langdon Place of Nashua is located in historic and scenic Nashua, New Hampshire, the only city to be voted 'The Best Place to Live' by Money magazine on two separate occasions. Our lovely city is quaint and welcoming with plenty of recreational, cultural and religious opportunities that our...

Atria Merrimack Place

85 Storey Avenue, Newburyport, MA 01950

4.3
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Merrimack Place in Newburyport, MA in Essex County is a senior living community for active, independent-minded seniors. Our community resides on beautiful grounds, with lush greenery in a quiet residential area. We're located in close proximity to the Interstate 95 and surrounded by the...

The Enclave of Scarborough

18 Black Point Road, Scarborough, ME 04074

4.3
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Located just seven miles south of Portland, The Enclave of Scarborough is a vibrant senior living community where older adults can live more independently, with discreet support from a caring, 24-hour staff.Enclave of Scarborough is convenient to local beaches, nature preserves, shopping and...

Huntington Common

1 Huntington Common Drive, Kennebunk, ME 04043

4.5
(32 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Located in picturesque Kennebunk Maine, Huntington Common offers the most sophisticated independent retirement living in York County. Just three miles from the ocean and around the corner from quaint downtown Kennebunk, Huntington Common provides the perfect blend of community living and privacy....

The Linden at Danvers

220 Conant St, Danvers, MA 01923

3.6
(44 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Linden at Danvers is a highly regarded senior care community in Danvers, Massachusetts providing assisted living and memory care services. Our stunning and inviting home-like community enjoys a prime location next to the world famous Cherry Hill Creamery and is just minutes from grocery...

Greystone Farm at Salem

242 Main Street, Salem, NH 03079

3.9
(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Surrounded by natural woodlands, Greystone Farm at Salem evokes the serenity of a bygone era. In the country kitchen sits a beautifully restored antique loom, brought here by its original owner, fully restored and now a reminder of a simpler time. Thoughtfully designed apartments and amenities...

Bedford Falls

5 Corporate Drive, Bedford, NH 03110

4.1
(34 reviews)

1 Bed, Semi-Private

Bedford Falls is a welcoming assisted living community located in Bedford, New Hampshire of Hillsborough County. Our beautifully landscaped community allows residents to feel right at home while enjoying the cozy gazebo or relaxing on the patio with fellow residents and friends. Home of the...

Ledgewood Bay

43 Ledgewood Dr, Milford, NH 03055

4.2
(32 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Ledgewood Bay Assisted Living, Independent Living & Memory Care is nestled in a quaint planned community in beautiful Milford, New Hampshire. This picturesque hilltop, with fantastic views of the White Mountains, community is close to Route 3, 101 and 101A and centrally located near numerous...

Methuen Village

4 Gleason Street, Methuen, MA 01844

4.2
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Methuen Village at Riverwalk Park offers local seniors service-enriched Assisted Living and a secure residential Compass Memory Support Neighborhood for those with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Our community features gracious accommodations, numerous amenities, and expansive grounds...

Bentley Commons at Bedford

66 Hawthorne Drive, Bedford, NH 03110

4.3
(27 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Opened in 2008 and located in one of the most charming communities in the State of New Hampshire, Bentley Senior Living is a state of the art community that offers a full compliment of amenities and supportive services designed to maximize independence and encourage a healthy, active lifestyle. ...

Atria Kennebunk

One Penny Lane, Kennebunk, ME 04043

4.4
(28 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Kennebunk is a friendly, upscale senior community nestled nearby the rocky shores of the Maine coast. Residents can enjoy the coziness of the gracious common rooms and choose from over 250 activities each month, including concerts in the park, local theatre, shopping trips, and walks along...

Carriage Hill Assisted Living

306 Knox Marsh Rd, Madbury, NH 03823

4.9
(26 reviews)

Studio

Carriage Hill Assisted Living is a newly constructed and licensed senior assisted living facility in Madbury, NH that is home to just 24 residents. Our residency is intentionally small in order for each resident to receive individualized attention and to know each staff member caring for his or...

Benchmark Senior Living at Haverhill Crossings

254 Amesbury Rd, Haverhill, MA 01830

2.4
(53 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Benchmark Senior Living at Haverhill Crossing is an assisted living community in the riverfront city of Haverhill, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Our attractive, spacious community sits on a large, landscaped lot overlooking mature woods and lush farmland near Kenoza Lake, downtown shops and the...

The Residence at Pearl Street

75 Pearl Street, Reading, MA 01867

3.8
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Conveniently located adjacent to the town center of Reading, Massachusetts and within walking distance to the town common, post office, churches, banks, restaurants and many shops and services found in the thriving town center, our community recently received a $3 million full community...

Arbors of Bedford

70 Hawthorne Drive, Bedford, NH 03110

3.1
(37 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Arbors of Bedford is a dedicated memory care assisted living residence. Unlike other senior living communities, we are exclusively dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of memory impairment.We offer an innovative and award-winning memory care program, Live...

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
Complete guide to nursing homes

Dover, New Hampshire

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that houses at least two persons who have no familial relation to the administrator. This type of establishment offers its occupants 24-hour care by registered nurses. These nurses provide specialized care for those who are unable to properly take care of themselves due to the effects of aging.

This type of facility is a familiar and comfy care choice for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will usually allow individuals 55 and older infrequentlyheard of in senior care regarding other care types.A large number of nursing home inhabitants are individuals who require assistance with daily tasks such as walking, experience difficulty with hearing and sight, have incontinence issues, or have a physical or mental disability. Some services come at an extra cost which can include personal comfort items, specially prepared food, and a private room, unless medically needed. Many residents tend to be single women who have circles of support, and about fifty percent of nursing home residents are over 85 years old. Many residents of nursing homes might have behavioral issues, which can consist of a tendency to wander, verbal outbursts, or resisting assistance. The most frequent mental condition experienced by nursing home residents is dementia, which can cloud their memory recall, and familiarity, and decision making capacities.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be the big influence when selecting which location works for you or your loved one. Monthly, the median rent in Dover is around $1,551 and the median home value for Dover is around $240,239. The rent burden for Dover is about 20.3% of the average person’s monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 52.8% are female and 47.2% are male. The median age of Dover is 37 years old. Dover has a population density of 453 people per square mile. Of the population of Dover 45.0% have a college degree, 18.1% have a graduate degree, and 20.3% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Dover is 2.6% mixed race, 0.1% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 90.8% white, 0.2% other or not specified, 1.2% black, 2.2% Hispanic, and 5.1% Asian. Out of the total population of Dover, 11.2% have some form of disability, 71.0% participate in the labor force, 10.8% live in poverty, and 5.6% are widows. In Dover, 8.5% of the people are veterans of the United States military.

State Information

An overview of New Hampshire

There are 28 hospitals and 34 health centers that service a population of 1,363,182. The three highest ranked hospitals in New Hampshire are Frisbie Memorial Hospital, Wentworth-douglass Hospital, and Exeter Hospital Inc.. The state of New Hampshire has a cost of living index of 109.3 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 100.4 and a housing index rating of 110.3. Overall, New Hampshire ranks 2nd in quality of life and 16th in healthcare compared to other US states. Residents of New Hampshire enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 4th in the United States.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 43, and 34% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religion, 22% of New Hampshire residents attend religious services among the 1,025 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In New Hampshire there are 65 masonic lodges. The state of New Hampshire ranks 47th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 47% of New Hampshire residents voted Republican and 47% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of New Hampshire is around 9.84 inches. The most precipitation occurs in November with an average of 9.84 inches of precipitation a month. During the summer, the average temperature in New Hampshire is around 66F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 83F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 40F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 21F. The average high winter temperature is around 39F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -4F in the month of January. New Hampshire experiences an average humidity rating of about 70%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 71% in the month of September. The average air quality index rating in New Hampshire is 35.1 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 48.5 AQI. While residents of New Hampshire mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Hampshire can include earthquakes (moderate) and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in New Hampshire

The state of New Hampshire has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of hemlock, beech, oak, and fir trees. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern wild turkey, the bald eagle, the common tern, or the peregrine falcon. The state animal of New Hampshire is the white-tailed deer.

Disclosure: A Place for Mom refers to "nursing home" here generally as an umbrella term to include assisted living facilities. It is not used to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care of a skilled nursing facility, as defined in that particular jurisdiction.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in New Hampshire

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