Today, there are many wonderful, safe, and expert care options available for elderly loved ones, but narrowing down Shreveport senior living choices and making the right one can be daunting. It’s important to know you don’t need to do so alone!
Senior Care Authority is here to help. Whether you’re looking for an assisted living facility, a memory care or skilled nursing facility, or you just want to research some possible options, our Certified Senior Advisors and Certified Dementia Practitioners can help you make the right decision based on your needs, resources, and goals. We can provide you with the compassion and expertise you need when you need it most.Schedule a Consultation
Our Certified Senior Advisors have comprehensive knowledge and experience with all facets of senior living, from independent living situations to assisted living homes and memory care communities and can help you choose the perfect placement for your loved one.
Senior care can be a multifaceted responsibility, and families often need help with challenging transitions, endless decision making, or navigating a complex healthcare system. Our Shreveport senior care consulting can help facilitate the process.
Oftentimes, families must try to digest critical information from a variety of sources, and it can become overwhelming and almost impossible to sort out what you need to know. An advocate can be a good ally to have, especially when things get complicated and decisions must be made.
A third party outside the emotional landscape of your family during tough decision making can be a tremendous benefit. A coach can help make sure everyone is heard and seen and that people are treated fairly, even if you don’t all agree. Your coach can help your family find consensus when it needs it most.
This program provides a local single point of contact for all guidance and resources available to your employees. Our Certified Senior Advisors are seasoned practitioners passionate about working with families to help navigate difficult decisions and finding workable solutions to caregiving dilemmas.Schedule a Consultation
It begins with one-on-one guidance and continues with ongoing support. Throughout the process of defining your needs and goals, coming up with a unique plan, and selecting the right living arrangement for your loved one, you can count on us to offer support and expertise every step of the way. Why make this journey alone when you don’t have to?Once care has been established, we’ll follow up to ensure your expectations and the comfort and safety needs of your loved one are being met. We can also help you identify other resources, such as attorneys, in-home care professionals, fiduciaries, day programs, moving specialists, and more.
The fact is, when it comes to helping you make the right decisions for the care of your senior loved one, our Certified Senior Advisors are without equal. We pride ourselves on having the most well-trained senior placement professionals in the industry. In addition to attending ongoing seminars and presentations by professionals in related and complementary services, we require all Senior Care Authority franchisees to acquire the prestigious Certified Senior Advisor and Certified Dementia Practitioner designations.Schedule a Consultation
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Shreveport is a city in the U.S. state of Louisiana. It is the most populous city in the Shreveport-Bossier City metropolitan area. Shreveport ranks third in population in Louisiana after New Orleans and Baton Rouge and 133rd in the U.S. The bulk of Shreveport is in Caddo Parish, of which it is the parish seat. Shreveport extends along the west bank of the Red River (most notably at Wright Island, the Charles and Marie Hamel Memorial Park, and Bagley Island) into neighboring Bossier Parish. The population of Shreveport was 199,311 as of the 2010 U.S. Census. The United States Census Bureau's 2018 estimates for the city's population decreased to 188,987, and grew to an estimated 189,149.
2018's census estimates via the American Community Survey determined the population was 189,149. The census-estimated population declined from 2010's census yet increased from an earlier estimate in 2018 at 188,987.
There were 91,501 households, out of which 30.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.3% were married couples living together, 21.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.9% were non-families. 30.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.12. Population ages ranked as follows: 26.9% under the age of 18, 10.7% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 21.1% from 45 to 64, and 13.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. The city ranks third in the nation of cities over 100,000 population with significant gender disparity: for every 100 females there were only 87.4 males, and for every 100 females age 18 and over, there were just 82.1 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $30,526, 72.4% of the national median of $42,148, and the median income for a family was $37,126. Males had a median income of $31,278 versus $21,659 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,759. About 18.7% of families and 22.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 33.3% of those under age 18 and 16.3% of those age 65 or over.