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Senior housing types near Yakima, WA

  • Avamere at Yakima

    Avamere at Yakima

    3710 Kern Rd, Yakima, WA 98902
    (8)
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    Avamere at Yakima offers memory care and assisted living services to seniors in the Yakima Valley area of central Washington. Our campus enjoys a quiet location with wonderful valley views, while still being near exciting attractions. Our residents enjoy day trips through the Columbia Gorge, scenic...

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  • Elmcroft of Chesterley

    Elmcroft of Chesterley

    1100 N 35th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902
    (8)
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    Elmcroft of Chesterley is an intimate, homelike senior living community located in beautiful Yakima, known for its wineries and apple orchards. Residents enjoy our warm, relaxing environment, engaged and friendly staff, and personalized care – including specialized care for residents with...

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  • Chandler House

    Chandler House

    701 N. 39th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902
    (5)
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    Chandler House Alzheimer's and Related Dementia Care, located just off 40th Avenue near the Yakima River in Yakima, WA, provides superb care for residents who face the daily challenges of Alzheimer's and Dementia. For over fifteen years, Chandler House Alzheimer's and Related Dementia Care has...

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  • Fieldstone Yakima

    Fieldstone Yakima

    4120 Englewood Ave, Yakima, WA 98908
    (3)
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    Fieldstone Memory Care is an assisted living community located in scenic Yakima, Yakima County, Washington. Our community is in a residential area with mature trees and foothills in the distance. Yakima is a wonderful area to visit and call home. Those traveling to the area will find that the Yakima...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Ellensburg

    Pacifica Senior Living Ellensburg

    818 E Mountainview Ave, Ellensburg, WA 98926
    (63)
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    Pacifica Senior Living Ellensburg offers independent and assisted living accommodations to seniors in the greater Kittitas Valley area in Central Washington in Kittitas County. Our residents enjoy mountain views, easy access to shopping, dining, entertainment and medical services. Ellensburg has...

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  • Sun Terrace Prosser

    Sun Terrace Prosser

    2131 Wine Country Road, Prosser, WA 99350
    (3)
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    Sun Terrace Prosser's assisted living options offer personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in a professionally managed, carefully designed, retirement community setting. It's the perfect alternative for seniors who can no longer live on their own at home, yet don't need...

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  • Fieldstone Memory Care Wenatchee NOW OPEN

    Fieldstone Memory Care Wenatchee NOW OPEN

    817 Red Apple Rd, Wenatchee, WA 98801
    (4)
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    Our team is made up of exceptional people who are passionate about making a difference and who are trained to provide specialized care. Our focus is on building relationships, inviting residents and their loved ones into our family and making everyone feel at home. Each person plays an important...

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  • Blossom Creek

    Blossom Creek

    1740 Madison St., Wenatchee, WA 98801
    (8)
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    Located in Washington state's magnificent Wenatchee Valley and surrounded by pristine national forests, Blossom Creek Memory Care Community offers a specialized program of care designed to meet each resident's unique needs. We know how important it is to provide a stable, therapeutic environment for...

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  • Bonaventure of East Wenatchee

    Bonaventure of East Wenatchee

    50 29th Street Northwest, East Wenatchee, WA 98802
    (9)
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    Create the home you want with choices, flexibility, independence, respect, good times and exactly the amount of expert help and care you desire, from a little to a lot. East Wenatchee is a great example of how Bonaventure Senior Living makes it easy to create the home you want on your terms -- and...

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  • Brookdale Torbett

    Brookdale Torbett

    221 Torbett St, Richland, WA 99354
    (18)
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    At our memory care community, located in Richland, Wash., we can help you and your family as you consider care for your loved one. We have the experience to understand the complexity of Alzheimer’s and dementia and know how to support them at every stage, along with a safe, comfortable, home-like...

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  • Careing Hands Adult Family Home

    8610 West Bruneau Ave, Kennewick, WA 99336
    (4)
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    Careing Hands Adult Family Home is a small Assisted Living facility located in the city of Kennewick, WA. This type of facility provides Assisted Living and Care services for each of its residents and if needed, assists them with bathing, grooming, meal preparation, dressing and more. Careing Hands...

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  • Callaway Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Callaway Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    5505 W Skagit Ct, Kennewick, WA 99336
    (8)
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    The decisions surrounding Alzheimer's Disease and other dementia's are some of the most difficult that a family must make. Callaway Gardens is specially designed and devoted exclusively to the care of those suffering from this disease and other memory loss. We are a free-standing, specialized...

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  • Summer Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Summer Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    830 NW Sunburst Ct, Moses Lake, WA 98837
    (2)
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    Summer Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center is a free-standing, specialized community that is dedicated to providing a program of care and activity for persons with cognitive limitations related to Alzheimer's disease or other related dementia. We offer long-term care, short term respite stays and...

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  • Tri-Cities Retirement Inn

    Tri-Cities Retirement Inn

    2000 N 22nd Ave, Pasco, WA 99301
    (2)
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    Tri Cities Retirement Inn is a warm and inviting community offering many living choices in the heart of Pasco, WA. Our Independent Living apartments offer relaxed living with security, privacy, comfort and freedom - without the everyday responsibilities of yard work, house cleaning and cooking! We...

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  • Windsong at Southridge (Opening Early 2020)

    Windsong at Southridge (Opening Early 2020)

    4000 West 24th Ave, Kennewick, WA 99338
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    WindSong at Southridge is a Memory Care Community located in beautiful Kennewick, Washington. We have adopted the Montessori Inspired Lifestyle® as our signature method for delivering exceptionally high quality of life for our residents. This program focuses on activities and everyday interactions...

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  • Flagstone Senior Living

    Flagstone Senior Living

    3325 Columbia View Drive, The Dalles, OR 97058
    (6)
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    Flagstone Senior Living provides local seniors in The Dallas, Oregon, with an incredible array of srvices that makes their retirement years an enjoyable experience. Many people are faced with a difficult choice when choosing the right retirement or assisted living community for an aging parent. Many...

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  • Brookside Manor

    Brookside Manor

    1550 Brookside Dr, Hood River, OR 97031
    (1)
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    Brookside Manor Assisted Living is part of Providence Senior Village, a campus which border Indian Creek, Columbia Gorge Community College, the Hood River County Adult Center, a sport club and shopping center and nearby restaurants. We share the 10-acre campus of lawn, gardens and walking paths...

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  • Expressions at Enumclaw

    Expressions at Enumclaw

    2454 Cole Street, Enumclaw, WA 98022
    (4)
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    One of the most difficult challenges a family can face is finding help for a loved one with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia. That's why we created Expressions, a program designed to respect dignity and independence, while providing a safe, dependable environment. When you first walk in to...

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  • Lakeside Manor

    Lakeside Manor

    19904 SE 416th Street, Enumclaw, WA 98022
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    COME LIVE WITH US Lakeside Manor Adult Family Home, nestled in the outskirts of Enumclaw,WA, upon 10 beautiful acres offering superior care for our elderly citizens. Lakeside Manor services all levels of care including,Alzheimer's, Dementia, Hospice,Diabetes.

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  • Bonney Lake Adult Family Home LLC

    PO BOX 7863, Bonney Lake, WA 98391
    (1)
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    Our goal when we opened this facility was to provide a home like atmosphere and environment that is full of happiness and enjoyment. We wanted a place where people would receive the best care getting their physical needs met, while at the same time having their mind and spirit enriched. Our motto is...

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  • Senior Care AFH

    Senior Care AFH

    26609 199th PL SE, Covington, WA 98042
    (1)
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    Senior Care is dedicated to providing an atmosphere where residents are able to maintain optimum levels of physical and mental ability while being cared for with dignity in a home like setting. Owned by a Medical Assistant that lives on site, Senior Care AFH provides private and semi-private rooms...

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  • Memory Haven

    Memory Haven

    5107 Parker Rd E, Sumner, WA 98390
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    Memory Haven is a community dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and other cognitive impairments. In a nurturing residential environment, our team members provide programs tailored to meet the individual needs of people with dementia and memory loss. Many of our...

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  • Brookdale Puyallup South

    Brookdale Puyallup South

    8811 176th Street East, Puyallup, WA 98375
    (16)
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    Care From the Industry Leader Memory care shouldn’t mean giving up on a life lived well. We’ve put more than 25 years of industry leading experience into developing a program that provides stability and comfort to those living with Alzheimer’s or other dementia. We are a compassionate memory care...

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  • Ginger Creek

    Ginger Creek

    5510 Mathias Road East, Graham, WA 98338
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    Ginger Creek Adult Family Home allows those with disabilities and special limitations to grow and enjoy the comforts of life, in a safe and pleasant environment fit to their needs. We give individualized care, tailored to meet personal needs. Ginger Creek is equipped with comfortable rooms, relaxing...

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  • A Serenity AFH

    A Serenity AFH

    3020 14th Street SE, Auburn, WA 98092
    (2)
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    We are a young couple (under 50 yo) with vast experience in taking care of older adults (with or without dementia or other mental health issues) and incapacitated people. We love our job and we’re doing everything in our power to make life easier and enjoyable for our residents. Our beautiful, warm,...

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  • Mary Adult Family Home

    Mary Adult Family Home

    1438 Dogwood St SE, Auburn, WA 98092
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    MARY ADULT FAMILY HOME is conveniently located on East Hill of Auburn, just minutes from Muckleshoot Casino and Amphitheater.For more than16 years we are dedicated to providing the best services to our residents.Specialized in Dementia and Mental Health we provide personalized care services to each...

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  • Weatherly Inn-Kent

    Weatherly Inn-Kent

    15101 SE 272nd Street, Kent, WA 98042
    (9)
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    Weatherly Inn: A place like no other... Where we know you like family! Weatherly Inn has a strong heritage of pursuing excellence, creating a truly unique place. Opened in 1999, the Kent Memory Care Facility is a private family business. Larry Bunn, DDS was the general contractor and operations...

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  • Auburn AFH

    Auburn AFH

    2708 M Street Southeast, Auburn, WA 98002
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    We are a nicely sized Adult Family Home and we pride ourselves on our dedication to our Residents. Our goal is to make you happy and feel comfortable in our place and we go the extra mile to make sure your satisfied. The owners of the Home are also the caretakers and have many years experience in...

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  • Prestige Park AFH

    Prestige Park AFH

    25411 156th Ave. SE, Covington, WA 98042
    (1)
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    Prestige Park is a 3000 square foot Adult Family Home situated on a quiet, beautifully landscaped acre in Covington.  The home is licensed for up to 6 residents and offers both private and shared rooms.  Since residents' needs and activities vary, we have multiple areas to accommodate...

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  • Country Living AFH

    Country Living AFH

    21514 47th Ave E., Spanaway, WA 98387
    (2)
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    We happily provide the    Following services: .  24-hour compassionate care .  Professional care by experienced, certified staff .  On call RN, LPN .  Non-smoking environment .  Clean and quiet .  Personally designed levels of quality, loving care . ...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Auburn

    Merrill Gardens at Auburn

    18 1st St SE, Auburn, WA 98002
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    We offer senior living in the heart of charming downtown Auburn, near the transit center and city hall. Enjoy living in the middle of downtown Auburn, close to a variety of stores, multiple restaurants, entertainment options and the Sounder train station. The community offers spacious private...

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  • Assurecare Adult Home #2

    Assurecare Adult Home #2

    3105 192nd St E, Tacoma, WA 98446
    (2)
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    Joyful Living AFH provides a unique combination of housing, personalized supportive services and healthcare designed to meet the needs of older adults and those with developmental disability. Our goal is to help our residents live a joyful life to its fullest, while maintaining their Independence,...

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  • Prestige Senior Living Auburn Meadows

    Prestige Senior Living Auburn Meadows

    945 22nd Street Northeast, Auburn, WA 98002
    (21)
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    Prestige Senior Living Auburn Meadows (AZ) Auburn, WA Prestige Senior Living Auburn Meadows is a highly rated community in Auburn WA which offers both assisted living and memory care. Auburn is ideally situated for those wishing to enjoy the beauty of the Cascade foothills, views of Mt. Rainier and...

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  • Golden Circle

    Golden Circle

    26700 110 Ave SE, Kent, WA 98030
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    Golden Circle Adult Family Home is a residential care home for seniors located in Kent, WA in King County. Kent is just south of Seattle, so it offers all the exciting opportunities city living provides but without all the traffic. This vibrant community offers a wide variety of shopping, dining,...

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  • Blessing Elderly Care

    Blessing Elderly Care

    24925 116th Ave SE, Kent, WA 98030
    (3)
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    About Blessing Elderly Care Located in Kent Washington, Blessing Elderly Care LLC was founded in 2003 and provides eldercare services to those residents who need assistance in their daily activities of living and for whom living independently at home is no longer possible. At Blessing Elderly Care,...

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  • A+ Meridian Villa Estates

    A+ Meridian Villa Estates

    23420 124th Ave SE, Kent, WA 98031
    (3)
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    For more than 11 years Marcela & Samuel Cusmir we provided extensive, full service care to seniors in Adult Family Homes. Our philosophy is to provide exceptional, high quality care for each resident A+ Meridian Villa Estates is a beautiful home surrounded by mature evergreens, fruit trees and...

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  • Always With Love Care

    Always With Love Care

    11858 SE 236th Street, Kent, WA 98031
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    A Quiet Lifestyle Our AFHome is located in a quiet suburban community enveloped by lush greens that give it a park-like setting in the quietness of a country  lifestyle. Valley Medical Center and major freeways are minutes away . Our large property has its own organic vegetable garden and...

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  • Arbor Village

    Arbor Village

    24121 116th Avenue Southeast, Kent, WA 98030
    (24)
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    Arbor Village offers both assisted living and independent retirement.  We specialize in Diabetes, Parkinsons, and hospice care.  We have a masseuse, physical therapist, foot care, beauty salon, theatre, coffee/juice bar, computer room, libraries, a pool table, views of Mt. Rainier, nearby city park,...

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  • Adelina Home Care

    Adelina Home Care

    37526 51st Ave So, Auburn, WA 98001
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    Adelina Home Care is part of a charming, peaceful and quiet neighborhood in Auburn, Washington. We are a senior living community that transforms a potentially severe life change for seniors into a welcoming experience. Here at Adelina Home Care, we know our seniors love to stay active as much as...

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  • Wellspring 24 HR Elderly Care

    Wellspring 24 HR Elderly Care

    14611 SE 192nd St, Renton, WA 98058
    (1)
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    This is under new ownership and is now owned and operated by a Registered Nurse with a wide experience in geriatric's population in a long term care facility.

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  • Aegis of Kent

    Aegis of Kent

    10421 Southeast 248th Street, Kent, WA 98030
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    Within our welcoming community you will find the finest care and surroundings for your loved one living with Alzheimer's or dementia. Our focus is on helping your family regain peace through compassionate, comprehensive services delivered with respect and admiration. Situated on the East Hill of...

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  • Safe Side Homes

    Safe Side Homes

    15840 SE 170th St, Renton, WA 98058
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    SAFESIDE Homes, LLC is an adult family home located in the heart of Fairwood Greens Golf Course in Renton. Our home provides the best care possible that caters in any level of care. I have been a trauma nurse for almost 25 years and with this being my background as a provider, I can assure you that...

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  • Fairwood Gardens AFH

    Fairwood Gardens AFH

    14246 SE 179 Pl, Renton, WA 98058
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    At Fairwood Gardens Adult Family Home, our vision is providing exceptionally high quality of life to our residents. The highly flexible and personalized care, the kindness and experience of our caregivers, and the gorgeous aesthetics of our property all make this vision our residents' reality. ...

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  • The Good Samaritan AFH

    31625 51st. Ave. S, Auburn, WA 98001
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    It is a big spacious  house that is situated on more than an acre lot, surrounded by beautiful landscape, in West Hill Auburn. There is full access to the living room,kitchen and dining room. Nice covered patio. And lots more. Family visit is openly welcome.

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  • New Hope Elderly Care

    New Hope Elderly Care

    20912 118th Pl SE, Kent, WA 98031
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    New Hope Elderly Care is a bright and cheerful home located on East Hill in a quiet cul-de-sac and friendly neighborhood of Kent. We are just minutes from Valley Medical Hospital and close to the freeway. We are licensed by the state of Washington. Our facility includes private rooms with private...

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  • Absolute Love and Care Adult Family Home

    Absolute Love and Care Adult Family Home

    11903 SE 206th Street, Kent, WA 98031
    (16)
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    We are a newly remodeled Adult Family Home located in a quite neighborhood in Kent Washington. We are a licensed WA state Adult family home, and our staff meets the requirements to take care of elderly adults. Our amazing 24 hour care for your loved one, includes everything from help with daily...

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  • People Helping People

    People Helping People

    1107 E. Maclyn St., Kent, WA 98030
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    People Helping People AFH is located in a beautiful neighborhood atop Scenic Hill in Kent WA. The grounds are landscaped and pristine. A shaded deck overlooks our back yard revealing a view that includes maintained seasonal flowers; Kent Valley serves as a background. Inside you will find a well...

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  • Fieldstone Memory Care of Issaquah

    Fieldstone Memory Care of Issaquah

    23845 SE Issaquah Fall City Rd, Issaquah, WA 98029
    (4)
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    Our team is made up of exceptional people who are passionate about making a difference and who are trained to provide specialized care. Our focus is on building relationships, inviting residents and their loved ones into our family and making everyone feel at home. Each person plays an important...

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  • Harmony and Compassion AHC

    Harmony and Compassion AHC

    23430 98 Ave S, Kent, WA 98031
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        Nestled in a quite suburban neighborhood with proximity to shopping centers , major freeways and hospitals, our 6 bedroom home offers all of the amenities expected of a professional adult home care facility but with the personalized care and warmth of a lovely home-like setting....

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  • Meridian at Stone Creek

    Meridian at Stone Creek

    1111 S 376th St., Milton, WA 98354
    (55)
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    Why settle for ordinary when you can have extraordinary? Escape to The Meridian at Stone Creek and discover luxurious senior living in Milton, Washington. Journey beyond the predictable and uninspiring. Visit The Meridian at Stone Creek and truly appreciate all the possibilities that await right...

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Yakima, Washington

Nursing Homes

A nursing home facility offers residence to two or more persons who have no family relation to the administrator. A nursing home facility provides its occupants with around-the-clock care administered by on-site nurses. These caregivers provide specialized care for seniors who cannot take care of themselves because of their aging.

Nursing homes are a convenient and comfy care alternative for persons 65 years and above, however nursing homes will commonly accept persons 55 and older rarely heard of in senior care regarding different care types.Many occupants of nursing homes are with interpersonal social issues. These can encompass verbal lash-outs, resisting assistance, or an inclination to wander. A significant amount of inhabitants tend to be bachelors or widows with smaller social support groups, and about fifty percent of nursing home residents are older than 85 years old. Often times seniors might prefer to live in a nursing home due to a mental or physical impairment that makes it difficult for them to accomplish their lifestyle goals. The most common mental issue effecting nursing home residents is dementia, which can hinder their and familiarity, memory recall, and decision making abilities. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to be free from restraints, have protections against involuntary transfer or discharge, be free from abuse and neglect, and get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements.

Cost of Living

The location in which a facility is based can have a huge impact on the cost of care. The overall cost of living is a major influence in choosing which destination is best for you or your loved one. Yakima has a median home value of about $160,269 and the median cost of rent is around $921 per month. The rent burden for Yakima is about 19.1% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 50.7% are female and 49.3% are male. The median age of Yakima is 33 years old. Demographically, Yakima is 1.5% black, 1.7% Native American, 75.2% white, 46.2% Hispanic, 3.5% mixed race, 1.1% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 17.0% other or not specified. In Yakima, 7.9% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Yakima, 6.3% are widowed, 20.4% live in poverty, 16.3% do not have health insurance, and 15.9% have some form of disability. In terms of education, 18.3% have a college degree, 26.8% have a high-school diploma, and 7.9% have a graduate degree. Yakima has a population density of 1,302 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Washington

In terms of resources, Washington has a cost of living index of 109.5, a grocery index rating of 107.8, and a housing index rating of 117.8. 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. Residents of Washington enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 14th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Washington citizen is ranked 1st nation-wide. Additionally, Washington is ranked 4th by standards of healthcare. There are 104 hospitals and 216 health centers that service a population of 7,647,384. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Providence St Mary Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Multicare Valley Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

In Washington, 28% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38. In the last presidential election 53% of Washington residents voted Democrat and 37% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Washington ranks 19th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. Thirty percent of Washington residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 6,114 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-25%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Washington there are 291 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Washington is 32.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 77.2 AQI. Washington experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 88%. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65°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 40°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Washington drops to around 35°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 14°F during the month of December. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Washington is around 3.15 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 18.94 inches. While residents of Washington mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Washington can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Washington

The state of Washington has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of douglas maple, pacific yew, nootka rose, and quaking aspen. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the rainbow trout, the chinook (king) salmon, the pink (humpback) salmon, or the chestnut-backed chickadee. The state animal of Washington is the olympic marmot.