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Assisted Living in Des Moines, IA

  • Assisted Living Costs in Des Moines, IA

    Cost for a single bedroom in Des Moines runs between $686 to $6,120 a month.

    Availability is almost guaranteed but you can request information online by filling out the form to the right or call us at 855-363-2002 for a no-cost, in-depth assessment of your senior care needs. Our compassionate advisors can help you find the best Des Moines assisted living facilities for your unique needs and budget.

    The official website for the city of Des Moines is http://www.dmgov.org/.

    Cities near Des Moines offering memory care options
    Urbandale | Clive | Windsor Heights | West Des Moines | Berwick | Cumming | Ankeny | Waukee | Booneville | Granger | Polk City
  • Assisted Living Costs in Nearby Cities

    * The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of assisted living for a one person bedroom in that city.
  • Facts about Des Moines

    Des Moines is also known as: Polk County / Des Moines city.

    And some of the notable people born here have been: Corey Taylor (singer and musician), Bill Bryson (writer and science writer), Jim Nussle (politician), Ronda Storms (politician and attorneys in the united states), and Matt McCoy (politician).

    Popular neighborhoods in Des Moines include: Downtown Des Moines.

    And featured attractions of Des Moines: Principal Park, Knapp Center, Sherman Hill, Drake Fieldhouse, and Des Moines Coliseum.

    Des Moines is represented by Senate David Youngand House Frank Cownie.

    Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is named after the Des Moines River, which may have been adapted from the French Riviere des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks". The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau.Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. In fact, Des Moines was credited as the "number one spot for U.S. insurance companies" in a Business Wire article and named the third largest "insurance capital" of the world. The city is the headquarters for the Principal Financial Group, Athene USA insurance, the Meredith Corporation, Ruan Transportation, EMC Insurance Companies, and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. Other major corporations such as Wells Fargo, Voya Financial, Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, ACE Limited, Marsh, Monsanto and Pioneer Hi-Bred have large operations in or near the metro area. In recent years Microsoft, Hewlett Packard and Facebook have established data processing and logistical facilities in the Des Moines metro. Forbes magazine ranked Des Moines as the "Best Place for Business" in both 2010 and 2013. In 2014, NBC ranked Des Moines as the "Wealthiest City in America" according to its criteria.Des Moines is an important city in U.S. presidential politics because it is the capital of Iowa, which is home to the first caucuses of the presidential primary cycle. Hence, many presidential candidates set up campaign headquarters in Des Moines. A 2007 article in The New York Times stated "if you have any desire to witness presidential candidates in the most close-up and intimate of settings, there is arguably no better place to go than Des Moines".

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Des Moines Iowa Assisted Living Facilities

Appetizing and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, a dentist visits this community regularly, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, high tech wander guards can prevent residents from leaving the community, this property administers patient medications, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and respite care is offered.
The minimum allowable age of residents is 18, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, trained staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, residents who drive will find parking available to them, Prairie Hills at Des Moines is close to major busses, hospice is an option available at this location, and residents can arrange for a room at this property that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
65 is the minimum age allowed for residents, caregivers at Ramsey Village can address potential disorientation presented by residents, full-service medication administration is available, resident parking is available to residents who drive, transportation at cost can be arranged, hospice is an option available at this location, and the community is licensed for 139 residents.
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A visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this location, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be exit seeking, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, this community was built in 1999, and the community is licensed for 98 residents.
50 is the minimum age allowed for residents, nurses are on staff, the The Shores at Pleasant Hill is especially designed to handle memory care and behavioral issues, residents who drive will find parking available to them, full tubs are available, hospice is an option available at this location, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
Appetizing and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, residents have vegetarian meals as a dietary option, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, high tech wander guards can prevent residents from wandering off the property, caregivers at Bickford of West Des Moines can address potential disorientation presented by residents, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and the community is licensed for 66 residents.
55 is the minimum age allowed for residents, caring nurses are on staff to help you, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, this community has been built specifically for memory and dementia care, this property administers patient medications, resident parking is available to residents who drive, and this community was built in 2012.
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