“I like being able to sit with the residents to have a meal. I learn more about them and their likes and dislikes. One family member said it looked like her mother was just having a friend visit her for lunch.”
-Household nurse leader
The first two homes, the Walker Taylor House and the Sinclair-Hogue House were completed in July 2013. These 11,500 square foot homes have 12 resident bedrooms with a private bathroom and shower. The bedrooms may be single or shared rooms. The second pair of homes, Timberline and Lightkeepers, opened on April 1, 2014.
Within the main Health Care Center building eight separate households are being created. In addition to room upgrades, six 3500 square foot additions are being added that feature large kitchens, dining areas, living room and family room space with a fireplace. Each household has its own spa bathing facility, salon and laundry room. Meals are prepared in the household and residents have access to the community kitchen for snacks and beverages.
May 15, 2018
As aging parents or other senior loved ones get on in years, it’s only natural for those who care about them to worry at least a little. Even if your loved one is still reasonably healthy and independent, you still may have nagging doubts about whether they’ll remember their medications at the right time or…Read More
April 26, 2018
All of us value our independence, but as we get older independent living can become more and more challenging. Many seniors cope with declining physical or cognitive health that makes it harder to do the things they used to do on their own. When health or vision issues make it necessary to stop driving, the…Read More