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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a West Allis 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 West Allis, 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 West Allis or another care type is right for you. Browse 161 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in West Allis.

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Azura Memory Care of Oconomowoc

540 E Forest St, Oconomowoc, WI 53066

4.8
(138 reviews)

Studio

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...

Harbour Village

5700 Mockingbird Lane, Greendale, WI 53129

4.0
(76 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Harbour Village is a senior living community in Greendale, Wisconsin that provides independent living, assisted living and memory care services to senior citizens.With a convenient location just outside Milwaukee, Harbour Village retirement community in Greendale offers independent living,...

Menomonee Place

N84 W17147 Menomonee Ave, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

4.3
(58 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our senior living community in Menomonee Falls, WI, is a warm, lively environment where our residents get compassionate care and help with their daily routine. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to...

Heritage West Allis

7901 West National Avenue, West Allis, WI 53214

4.4
(47 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

ASSISTED LIVING: Heritage West Allis offers the latest in high design in an elegant yet affordable 40-unit Assisted Living Community. Solid wood doors and trim, granite countertops, and antique bronze finished fixtures appoint this unparalleled choice.Our small size allows us to personalize care...

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Hartland Place

444 Merton Ave, Hartland, WI 53029

4.6
(48 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Hartland Place is an attractive option for seniors who may no longer be comfortable living in their own home but don't need round the clock medical care and supervision of a nursing home. At Hartland Place, you get the daily support needed, while remaining as independent as possible. Care plans...

Sunrise of Gurnee

500 North Hunt Club Road, Gurnee, IL 60031

4.5
(44 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Sunrise of Gurnee has been established in the Gurnee community for providing exceptional care for seniors since 2002. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise of Gurnee affords families peace of mind by providing their loved ones with a range of personalized care services as well as the...

Oak Park Place Wauwatosa

1621 Rivers Bend, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

3.8
(52 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

A new beginning awaits at Oak Park Place in Wauwatosa. It's centrally located just west of Milwaukee off I 94 and the U.S 45 freeway, close to anywhere and everywhere in the Milwaukee metro area! Our nursing home is great due to the amenities, the staff, and the friendly, cozy community...

Parkside Manor

6300 67th Street, Kenosha, WI 53142

3.8
(51 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Parkside Manor is an assisted living, and memory care community in Kenosha, WI designed to provide a full spectrum of services and senior care for our residents. Assisted living gives residents the best personal care and support services available. Residents at our Kenosha memory care and...

Oak Creek Place

3829 South Chicago Ave, South Milwaukee, WI 53172

4.1
(46 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Oak Creek Place. If you are looking for senior living in a home-like setting in a wonderful South Milwaukee neighborhood you have come to the right place. On hot summer days, you can feel the cool breezes of Lake Michigan, which is just two miles away. We are also less than a 10-minute...

Mission Creek

3217 Fiddlers Creek Dr, Waukesha, WI 53188

3.7
(46 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Mission Creek is located in Waukesha, WI. The 36th Best Small City in America, Waukesha is the largest city in Waukesha County. Once known for the healing properties of its spring water, Waukesha has a rich history centered around health and family, making it an ideal location. With large...

The Auberge at Brookfield

1105 Davidson Road, Brookfield, WI 53045

4.0
(38 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Auberge at Brookfield is a neighborhood specially designed to serve the needs of individuals living with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other forms of memory loss. Every day we make it a goal to go above and beyond to enrich the lives of our residents. The staff is committed to delivering...

Brookdale Brookfield Assisted Living/Crossings

660 Woelfel Road, Brookfield, WI 53045

3.9
(41 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

When you’re ready to retire your housekeeping duties and home maintenance headaches and embrace all that retirement has to offer, then our community is ready and waiting for you. We are a dynamic assisted living community in Brookfield, Wis., just a short drive to Milwaukee, that also provides...

Heritage Elm Grove

800 Wall Street, Elm Grove, WI 53122

3.8
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Heritage Elm Grove assisted living community, located in Elm Grove, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, specializes in assisted living, enhanced assisted living, and memory care, making it a great option for people with memory loss, dementia, or Alzheimer's disease. The community sits along tree-lined...

Robin Way

7377 88th Avenue, Kenosha, WI 53142

4.0
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Robin Way is an assisted living community in Kenosha Wisconsin. Our apartments are available for either single or double occupancy. All apartments have private bathrooms that are wheelchair and walker accessible. Apartments include full kitchens, individual climate controls and ample storage...

McKinley Place

W56 N225 McKinley Blvd, Cedarburg, WI 53012

3.9
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

At McKinley Place, our assisted living community in Cedarburg, WI, we provide personalized, attentive care in a warm yet stimulating environment. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and our full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours per day to provide...

Hickory Park Senior Living

3933 S Prairie Hill Lane, Greenfield, WI 53228

4.0
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Hickory Park Independent & Assisted Living in Greenfield, WI, is in the center of the action in Milwaukee County. Bordering on Hales Corners, Greendale, West Allis, New Berlin and Franklin, this thriving village is the fourth largest community in Milwaukee County. Minutes away from shopping,...

Heritage at Deer Creek

3585 South 147th Street, New Berlin, WI 53151

3.8
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

ASSISTED LIVING: Heritage at Deer Creek is an elegant, yet affordable 43 unit Assisted Living Community located in New Berlin, Wisconsin.Choose between studio, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. Within each apartment is a kitchenette, private bath and walk in shower, individually controlled...

The Cottages of Fox Lake

16 Lilac Ave, Fox Lake, IL 60020

4.5
(31 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Cottages of Fox Lake - A Charter Senior Living Community - is a unique, retirement lifestyle which opened in 2005. Located on a beautiful campus, each of the four assisted living homes caters to only 16 residents. Our residents can feel the warmth of home and experience individualized...

Azura Memory Care of Oak Creek

8772 S Mayhew Dr, Oak Creek, WI 53154

4.9
(24 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...

ProHealth Regency Senior Communities - Brookfield

777 North Brookfield Road, Brookfield, WI 53045

4.3
(26 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

ProHealth Regency Senior Communities - Brookfield has been serving seniors in Waukesha County for nearly 30 years. Regency – Brookfield senior living apartments and assisted living facility has it all – an incredible 23-acre campus that overlooks a quiet conservancy area with walking trails and...

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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
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West Allis, Wisconsin

Nursing Homes

A nursing home offers residence to at least two seniors who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. A nursing home facility offers its residents around-the-clock care by on-site nurses. These caregivers provide specialized care for those who are unable to take care of their own needs due to their aging.

This type of facility is a helpful and comfortable living alternative for individuals 65 years and above, however nursing homes will often accept individuals 55 and older which is unusual for other senior care types.A large number of residents are bachelors or widows who have less social support, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are over 85 years old. Examples of amenities and servicesprovided at nursing homes might include bill pay, friendly visitor programs, patient and caregiver education, and intravenous or nutrition therapy. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to be free from discrimination, exercise your rights as a U.S. citizen, to manage your money, and get information on services and fees. Nursing homes are required to provide routine personal hygiene items, a professionallly directed program of activities, nursing and related services, and emergency dental services to residents. There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include personal clothing, cosmetic and grooming items, and a private room, unless medically needed.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is affected by the city in which it is located. The rent burden for West Allis is around 20.7% of the average person’s monthly income. The median monthly cost for rent in West Allis is $1,130 and the median price for a house for West Allis is about $139,535.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 35.1% have a high-school diploma, 6.0% have a graduate degree, and 23.7% have a college degree. Out of the total city population, 50.9% are female and 49.1% are male. The median age of West Allis is 38 years old. The current population of West Allis consists of 59,934 people. West Allis has a population density of 2,033 people per square mile. In West Allis, 7.7% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total population of West Allis, 68.9% participate in the labor force, 14.1% have some form of disability, 13.4% live in poverty, and 7.4% do not have health insurance. Racially, the population of West Allis is 3.1% mixed race, 84.5% white, 2.8% Asian, 5.6% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.0% other or not specified, 1.0% Native American, and 12.6% Hispanic.

State Information

An overview of Wisconsin

There are 138 hospitals and 57 health centers that service a population of 5,835,165. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mayo Clinic Health System, Franciscan Medical Center, and Waukesha Memorial Hospital. In terms of resources, Wisconsin has a cost of living index of 95.8, a grocery index rating of 100.7, and a housing index rating of 91.4. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Residents of Wisconsin enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 10th in the United States. In terms of personal well-being, Wisconsin ranks 14th in healthcare and 11th in quality of life compared to other states.

Social demographics of the state

In Wisconsin, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 40. 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 non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-22%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-4%. In Wisconsin there are 6,078 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 46% of Wisconsin residents voted Democrat and 47% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Wisconsin ranks 37th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 5.51 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.78 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Wisconsin is 39.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 53.2 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 68F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in 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. On average, the humidity rating for Wisconsin is around 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 white elm, balsam fir, leatherwood, and white pine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the river otter, the woodchuck, the chipmunk, or the black bear. 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.

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