Moving into an assisted living facility can sometimes come with feelings of reluctance, fear, or urgency. It's not always an easy conversation to have with a loved one, and it's certainly a major change in their life and your life too.
Brookdale Senior Living is here to demonstrate that assisted living doesn't have to be negative. It doesn't have to be boring, isolated, or scary. In fact, many current Brookdale residents wish they had moved in much sooner in their lives!
Within minutes of moving into the Brookdale community, it's obvious that this place is different from typical assisted living facilities. Residents here are encouraged to socialize, have fun, and simply live their lives to the fullest!
There are so many amenities in Brookdale communities that you won't be asking what you'll do each day. You'll be asking yourself how you'll possibly fit each activity into your schedule.
Let's start with where residents wake up and sleep. The living spaces are customized to your preferences. If you want a studio apartment floor plan, Brookdale has that cozy spot for you. If you want a larger place with multiple bedrooms to accommodate family and friends, Brookdale has expansive floor plans available. The communities themselves have different vibes too, some lively and extravagant and some calm and quaint.
Step outside the apartment door and you'll find several places to eat, play, and socialize with family or newfound friends in the community.
Here are just some of the things to look forward to within Brookdale's communities, although some amenities may vary by location.
- Game rooms
- Fitness center
- Beauty salon
- Art studio
- Courtyards, gardens, and landscaped patios
- Natural sunrooms
- General store
- Multiple dining options, including cafés, bistros, community kitchen, private dining room, culinary chef, and registered dietician
- Holiday parties, happy hours, brunches, dance classes, cooking workshops, painting classes, brain games, and fitness classes
- Access to video call apps like FaceTime, Skype, and Zoom to help residents stay in touch with family, loved ones, or their best friend next door.
Family and friends can rest assured that residents are protected by a 24-hour security system, along with daily check-ins and emergency alert systems in every room. A concierge service is available to help with certain requests, too.
As the state reopens and COVID-19 restrictions ease, Brookdale wants its residents, staff, and visitors to feel comfortable. Visitors are always screened for COVID-19 symptoms, whether they're meeting a resident in their apartment or a designated visitor space. Staff members use personal protective equipment at all times, and they continue to apply enhanced infection control and cleaning protocols to prevent infection. Vaccine clinics are 100% complete in all communities, and various partnerships allow Brookdale to offer the vaccines to residents, associates, and healthcare professionals.
Ultimately, Brookdale is a community where people should feel comfortable gathering, socializing, and enjoying themselves. Your new home awaits if you're ready to start looking!
Ready to move in? Start the moving process here!