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Pointe Frontier Retirement

1406 Prairie Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82009

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Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Pointe Frontier in Cheyenne, Wyoming, provides a rewarding assisted living and independent living experience for seniors looking to make the most of their retirement. Focusing on a resort-style experience, professional associates strive to provide services and amenities centered on resident...

Brookdale Fort Collins Memory Care

1008 Rule Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80525

(31 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

When you’re living with dementia, even small steps can be big wins.Our memory care community, also known as Clare Bridge, is rooted in “a person-centered approach”. That means we help our residents find a sense of belonging and purpose while also helping them preserve who they are. We also have...

Aspens at Fort Collins

3150 Rock Creek Dr, Fort Collins, CO 80528

(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Aspyre Rock Creek is a secure memory care community that believes that dementia and Alzheimer's no only affect the person diagnosed but the entire family. We are committed to providing a safe environment while specially trained care and community staff work to enhance health, dignity,...

Brookdale Fort Collins Assisted Living

1002 Rule Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80525

(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Live in a community where you never stop growing.Volunteering. Family. Hobbies. When you turned 70, did your passions fade? We didn’t think so. If anything, age strengthens those interests. But as you get older, you sometimes need a little help. Here at our assisted living community, you can...

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Windsong at Northridge

7010 West 8th Street, Greeley, CO 80634

(3 reviews)


WindSong at Northridge is a Memory Care Community located in beautiful Greeley, Colorado. 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...

Collinwood Assisted Living and Memory Care

5055 S Lemay Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80525

(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Collinwood Assisted Living, we are there to help with a full complement of assisted living services. Collinwood Assisted Living has been serving Fort Collins and the surrounding communities with quality residential care for several years. Collinwood Assisted Living Community is a non-profit...

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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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Cheyenne, Wyoming

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that houses two or more seniors who have no familial ties to the administrator. This type of facility provides its occupants with care administered by registered nurses. These caregivers offer healthcare services for those who cannot take care of themselves because of their aging.

Nursing homes are a convenient and comfy living option for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will often admit individuals 55 and older rarely heard of in senior care regarding care types. Nursing homes are required to provide nursing and related services, pharmaceutical services, a professionallly directed program of activities, and specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability) to residents. A large portion of nursing home residents are individuals who have a physical or mental disability, require assistance with daily tasks such as walking, experience difficulty with hearing and seeing, or have incontinence issues. Examples of amenities and services provided at nursing homes can include meal programs, care coordination and case management, intravenous or nutrition therapy, and social and recreational activities. A significant amount of occupants tend to be single women who have circles of support, and about 50% of nursing home residents are over 85 years old. Many residents of nursing homes are persons with behavioral difficulties, which can consist of a tendency to wander, resisting care, or verbal outbursts.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to medical facilities can be an important consideration when deciding the best choice. In total, there is one hospital located in Cheyenne which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Cheyenne include Cheyenne Regional Medical Center.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood where a care facility is based can have a huge impact on the cost of care. Cost of living is a big influence when deciding which care choice meets the needs of your loved one’s needs. Cheyenne has a sales tax of 4.00%. Cheyenne has a grocery-price index of 105.1 and a cost-of-living index of 107.2. These index scores are founded on a system where 100 is considered the national average and any score over 100 is considered more expensive than the national average.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many, weather and climate are often a major factor in selecting a care destination. During the summertime, Cheyenne is around 68F. The low summer temperature falls to about 48F in June. The summer high temperature rises to roughly 87F in the month of July. In the winter, the average air temperature falls to around 29F. The high winter temperature will rise to roughly 43F in the month of January. The lowest winter temperature will rise to about 15 F in the month of December. Monthly, Cheyenne receives around 1 inches of precipitation. The most rain normally occurs in July with an average of 2 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Cheyenne receives on average 58.30 inches of snow. The average humidity rating for Cheyenne is around 53%. The average humidity levels reach their peak in the month of May at roughly 57%. Cheyenne has a cold-semi arid type of climate. On average, the air quality index rating in Cheyenne is approximately 44.3. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index rating is at its highest in December at about 61.7. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Cheyenne, 6.0% are widowed, 8.8% do not have health insurance, 68.5% participate in the labor force, and 10.7% live in poverty. In Cheyenne, 59.0% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Cheyenne, out of the total population 0.0% practice Judaism, 0.1% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.5% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Cheyenne 15.8% practice Catholicism, 5.6% are Baptists, and 5.1% worship the Church of Jesus Christ. In terms of education, 11.7% have a graduate degree, 24.3% have a high-school diploma, and 30.8% have a college degree. In Cheyenne, 13.9% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Cheyenne is considered very unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Out of the total city population, 49.9% are male and 50.1% are female. The median age of Cheyenne is 36 years old. In Cheyenne, 27.5% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.7% are over the age of 60, 5.8% are over the age of 70, and 4.3% are over the age of 80. Racially, the population of Cheyenne is 1.6% Asian, 87.5% white, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 14.1% Hispanic, 2.8% other or not specified, 0.8% Native American, 3.3% black, and 3.8% mixed race. In terms of crime, Cheyenne has 3.3 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 35.6 property crimes per 1000 residents. During the last presidential election, 11.1% voted for a third party candidate, 60.6% voted Republican, and 28.2% voted Democrat in Laramie county. The current population of Cheyenne is growing at a rate of 0.006%. Cheyenne has a population density of 862 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Wyoming

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Wyoming citizen is ranked 31st nation-wide. Additionally, Wyoming is ranked 42nd by standards of healthcare. Residents of Wyoming enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 17th in the United States. There are 31 general hospitals and 18 health centers that provide care for 576,542 Wyoming residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Wyoming are St. John’s Medical Center, Campbell County Memorial Hospital, and Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Out of a national average of 100, Wyoming has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 99, and a housing index rating of 72.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 67% voted for the Republican candidate while 22% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of religion, 38% of Wyoming residents attend religious services among the 948 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-27%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Wyoming there are 46 masonic lodges. The state of Wyoming ranks 41st in the country for diversity. In Wyoming, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls to around 22F. The average high winter temperature is around 46F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -7F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. The average high summer temperature is around 93F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. The average air quality index rating in Wyoming is 0.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 59.6 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 4.45 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Wyoming is around 1.09 inches. Wyoming experiences an average humidity rating of about 57%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 69% in the month of December. While residents of Wyoming mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Wyoming can include earthquakes (moderate) and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Wyoming

The state of Wyoming has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of alpine meadows, forest meadow, sagebrush, and wheat. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American bison, the Canada lynx, the gray fox, or the moose. The state animal of Wyoming is the buffalo.

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