• This is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Institute, WV. Memory care facilities offer housing and care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors are widely knowledgeable about dementia care in Institute, WV and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care providers that most closely match your loved one's essential needs for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.

    Cities near Institute, WV offering memory care options
    Charleston | Saint Albans | Nitro | Tornado | Poca | Alum Creek | Bancroft | Scott Depot | Sod | Winfield | Teays
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  • Facts about Institute

    Institute is an unincorporated community on the Kanawha River in Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA. The community lies off of Interstate 64 and West Virginia Route 25, and has grown to intermingle with nearby Dunbar. Institute is home to West Virginia State University (formerly the West Virginia Colored Institute, the source of the town's toponym) and the West Virginia State Police Academy. It was also the site of an August 2008 chemical plant explosion that killed two and injured eight at the Bayer CropScience facility.The community is the location of the prehistoric Shawnee Reservation Mound, one of three remaining Adena-era earthwork mounds and enclosures found in an eight-mile stretch along the river. Also called Fairgrounds Mound and Poorhouse Mound, it is now located within Shawnee Regional Park. The mound is about 20' high and 80' in basal diameter, but was originally 25' high and greater than 80' in diameter. In the late 19th century, the Smithsonian Institution inventoried more than 50 Adena-era earthwork mounds and ten enclosures along the Kanawha River. They were likely built by indigenous peoples approximately 300 BCE to 200. During a 1902 archaeological exploration by Gerard Fowke, a total of 27 fully wrapped mummies were discovered in near perfectly lifelike conditions due to the unique qualities of the local weather conditions. [1] CE.Located on the campus of West Virginia State University are East Hall and Canty House, both listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.



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800 Association Drive / Northgate Business Park, Charleston, WV 25311 8.4 mi away
Speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, caregivers at Brookdale Charleston Gardens can address potential disorientation presented by residents, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that might present themselves handled, trained staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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#6 Chateau Lane, Barboursville, WV 25504 26.85 mi away
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7694 County Road 107, Proctorville, OH 45669 32.38 mi away
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5 Bexley Drive, Scott Depot, WV 25560 9.12 mi away
A podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, hospice is an option available at this location, and this community was built in 2015.
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Sweet Briar A Retirement Home
505 Caldwell Ln, Dunbar, WV 25064
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Edgewood Summit
300 Baker Lane, Charleston, WV 25302
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Elmcroft of Teays Valley
4000 Outlook Dr, Hurricane, WV 25526
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Heritage Center - WV
101 13th St, Huntington, WV 25701
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The Summit at Hidden Valley and Hidden Valley Center
422 23rd St, Oak Hill, WV 25901
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