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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Appleton 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 Appleton, WI 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 Appleton or another care type is right for you. Browse 72 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Appleton.

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Dimensions Living Appleton

5800 Pennsylvania Ave, Appleton, WI 54914

4.2
(35 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Great Care for Great SeniorsIt’s time to upgrade your senior living, trading stress and hassle for a life full of interesting things to do and interesting people to do them with. That’s what you’ll find in our comfortable, welcoming community. You’ll also find a place that feels just like home...

Century Oaks Assisted Living

2100 E Glenhurst Ln, Appleton, WI 54913

4.2
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

A new adventure awaits you when you make Century Oaks Assisted Living in Appleton your next home. You'll enjoy a relaxing lifestyle in a gracious, cheerful environment ... with the freedom to pursue your personal interests and do whatever makes you happy. Our building was designed and built with...

Carolina Assisted Living

3201 W 1st Ave, Appleton, WI 54914

3.4
(9 reviews)

Studio

Carolina Assisted Living is a place where people know each other well, exchanging stories and points of view in comfortable conversation-and also recognizing when it's time for a thoughtful stroll on your own or the chance to settle down with a good book. Our role is to provide assistance and...

Apple Creek Place

5102 N Cherryvale Ave, Appleton, WI 54913

3.5
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

If you're a senior living in Appleton, Wisconsin and are seeking a place to call your own for the rest of your life, look no further than Apple Creek Place. We put your care first and ensure you feel at home in your own private living quarters, in a community staffed with friendly, caring people...

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Eagle Point Senior Living - Tealwood

955 E John St, Appleton, WI 54911

3.3
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Premier Independent and Assisted Living overlooking the beautiful Fox River, Eagle Point Senior Living gives you the lifestyle you've always wanted but never wanted to maintain. You'll enjoy spacious, and beautifully appointed apartment homes in an elegant, comfortable, and secure community....

Care Partners Memory Care - Appleton

5031 N French Rd, Appleton, WI 54913

3.1
(4 reviews)

Studio

Care Partners Assisted Living - Appleton

5101 N. French Road, Appleton, WI 54913

1.3
(5 reviews)

Studio

Bella Vista

631 Hazel St, Oshkosh, WI 54901

4.2
(41 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Bella Vista Independent & Assisted Living in Oshkosh, WI is the adaptive reuse of the former Mercy Medical Center. Located across from Menomonee Park on the shores of beautiful Lake Winnebago, Bella Vista is minutes away from a growing downtown complete with specialty shops and restaurants, and...

Lake View Place

517 Luco Rd, Fond du Lac, WI 54935

4.5
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Lake View Place is ideally located in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Lake Winnebago with its beautiful views, parks and wonderful waterfront restaurants is 1/2 mile to the north and the University of Wisconsin is 1/2 mile west of our community. Last year we held our 'Lunch and Learn Presentation' which...

Bellevue Senior Living

1660 Hoffman Road, Green Bay, WI 54311

4.6
(31 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Bellevue Retirement is a beautiful Senior Pet-friendly community, offering both Independent and Assisted living. Bellevue is conveniently located on Hoffman Road right off of Hwy 172 & Hwy GV/Lime Kiln Rd in Green Bay. Bellevue's all-inclusive pricing makes luxury living affordable and...

Terrace Place

1231 Eisner Avenue, Sheboygan, WI 53083

4.6
(26 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

A great place to call home! At Enlivant, we honor the commitments we make to our residents and their families. Our goal is to enhance our resident's quality of life by providing a warm, caring environment that fosters independence, dignity and choice of each resident. Our residents are often...

The Residence at Oshkosh

1816 Vinland St, Oshkosh, WI 54901

4.5
(26 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

The Residence at Oshkosh offers our residents some of the most impressive amenities and sought-after features currently available. Our Assisted Living community in Oshkosh, WI, right by the Fox River allows residents to hang up their hats and let our friendly staff take care of the details of...

Countryside Manor

4228 Kadlec Dr, Sheboygan, WI 53083

4.2
(19 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Countryside Manor West is nestled in a quiet residential area of Sheboygan, WI. Sheboygan offers top-notch medical care, high-end restaurants, numerous community events, providing a big city lifestyle with a small town feel. With large private and semi-private suites complete with private...

Brookview Meadows

1740 Condor Lane, Green Bay, WI 54313

4.3
(19 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Feel entitled in Titletown when taking up residence at Brookview Meadows. Secluded on a wooded lot and surrounded by a brook and meadow, our Independent Living and Assisted Living community in Green Bay puts an emphasis on quality — from construction to care and everything in between....

Azura Memory Care of Sheboygan

2629 Indiana Avenue, Sheboygan, WI 53081

4.5
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Transforming the Culture of Memory CareProviding compassionate care begins with a secure, warm setting. When people with memory loss feel at home, they respond more positively and interact more with others.Our relationship-based care philosophy called MOSAIC recognizes each person is an...

Emerald Bay Retirement Community

650 Centennial Centre Boulevard, Hobart, WI 54155

4.9
(20 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Emerald Bay Retirement Community is a newer community built in 2012 and located in a beautifully landscaped and wooded area just off Hwy 29 (across from Maplewood Meats)with easy access via Hwy 29 or from West Mason Street. Emerald Bay features 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with individually...

The Waterford at Plymouth

2586 Valley Road, Plymouth, WI 53073

4.4
(18 reviews)

Studio, 2 Bed

Reside in the Mural Capital of Wisconsin and be the center of attention at The Waterford at Plymouth. Our Assisted Living community in Plymouth puts residents near premier shopping, dining and entertainment venues while strongly emphasizing our daily therapeutic programming that engages the mind,...

Age Well Centre for Life Enrichment

246 Berger Street, Green Bay, WI 54302

4.3
(18 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Dedicated to Good LivingOur longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Age Well Centre for Life Enrichment community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above...

Aspire Senior Living - Kimberly

825 Cobblestone Lane, Kimberly, WI 54136

4.6
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Located in the bustling village of Kimberly, Aspire Senior Living is a state-of-the-art 136-unit community that offers multiple levels of care, allowing residents to age in place as their health care needs change. Aspire pairs a homelike atmosphere and unique amenities with a multidisciplinary...

Azura Memory Care of Oshkosh

2220 Brookview Court, Oshkosh, WI 54904

4.8
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Transforming the Culture of Memory CareProviding compassionate care begins with a secure, warm setting. When people with memory loss feel at home, they respond more positively and interact more with others.Our relationship-based care philosophy called MOSAIC recognizes each person is an...

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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

Appleton, Wisconsin

Nursing Homes

A nursing home facility offers residence to two or more persons who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. This type of establishment provides its occupants with care administered by registered nurses. These caregivers offer personal care, maintenance and other health related services for people who cannot properly take care of their own needs.

Nursing homes are a helpful and comfy care alternative for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will routinely admit persons 55 and greater (a rarity in theworldof senior care).Often times seniors may prefer life in a nursing home over another type of facility due to a mental or physical condition that prevents them from easily accomplishing their lifestyle goals. There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include a private room, unless medically needed, specially prepared food, and personal comfort items. A significant amount of occupants are bachelors or widows who have smaller social support groups, and almost half of nursing home residents are over 85 years old. Many residents of nursing homes are persons with behavioral issues, which can consist of a tendency to wander, verbal outbursts, or resisting assistance. Nursing homes are required to provide medically-related social services, a professionallly directed program of activities, nursing and related services, and emergency dental services to residents.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major influence in choosing which destination meets the needs of your loved one. The rent burden for Appleton is about 17.8% of the average person’s monthly income. Per month, the median rent in Appleton is around $1,052 and the median value of a home in Appleton costs around $139,968.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 27.5% have a high-school diploma, 32.4% have a college degree, and 10.0% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 49.1% are male and 50.9% are female. The median age of Appleton is 36 years old. Racially, the population of Appleton is 2.2% mixed race, 7.2% Asian, 2.8% black, 6.1% Hispanic, 0.7% Native American, 84.6% white, 2.5% other or not specified, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Appleton, 6.9% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Appleton has a population density of 1,178 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Appleton, 10.7% have some form of disability, 70.7% participate in the labor force, 5.0% consider themselves widows, and 6.2% do not have health insurance.

State Information

An overview of Wisconsin

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Wisconsin citizen is ranked 11th nation-wide. Additionally, Wisconsin is ranked 14th by standards of healthcare. The natural beauty of Wisconsin is ranked 10th in the nation. In total, Wisconsin has 138 general hospitals and 57 health centers that provide care for 5,835,165 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mayo Clinic Health System, Franciscan Medical Center, and Waukesha Memorial Hospital. Out of a national average of 100, Wisconsin has a cost of living index rating of 96, a grocery index rating of 101, and a housing index rating of 91.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Wisconsin ranks 37th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 180,800% of Wisconsin residents attend religious services among the 0 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-22%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-4%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Wisconsin there are 6,078 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 47% voted for the Republican candidate while 46% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 40 and 31% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Wisconsin is 39.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 53.2 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Wisconsin is around 2.78 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 5.51 inches. During the summer, the average temperature in Wisconsin is around 68F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 86F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 46F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Wisconsin drops to around 19F. The average high winter temperature is around 35F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -2F in the month of January. Wisconsin experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. While residents of Wisconsin mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Wisconsin can include floods.

Wildlife to be found in Wisconsin

The state of Wisconsin has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of leatherwood, white elm, black cherry, and hickory. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the porcupine, the chipmunk, the red and gray foxes, or the river otter. The state animal of Wisconsin is the badger.

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 Wisconsin

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