You want the best of everything especially care. SeniorAdivsor.com can help you search numerous senior care facilities throughout the US. You can also read reviews on their site and get price ranges. Each SeniorAdvisor.com selects the Best of Senior Living Award winners. Here is more information on the criteria to win this award. Let’s take a look at the 2017 SeniorAdvisor.com Best of Senior Living Award winners in and around Long Beach.
Assisted living communities help residents remain independent by offering help with personal care, transportation, meal preparation, and light housekeeping. Residents can live a maintenance-free lifestyle and focus on activities, wellness programs, and other entertainment events.
Chateau Long Beach is near the 91 Freeway and Paramount exit, making it easily accessible. This community offers support for daily living through personalized services, skilled care, and numerous engaging activities.
Each resident has a plan customized to his or her specific needs and interest. Other amenities include beautician on-site, medication assistance, freshly prepared meals, visiting podiatrist, homecare on-site, religious services, aging in place, laundry services, and more. Residents are allowed to have dogs and cats.
One review stated, “Everything is going very well for my father-in-law in this community. This is a smaller community compared to others, but is better for him since it is not so overwhelming.”
Harbor Terrace is family-owned. The management has hands-on experience to engage the residents. Most of the staff has been at this facility for over 15 years. All residents have a private apartment. Residents can bring their furniture.
The creative activities department plans outings, games, and entertainment. Other services include bathing assistance, dressing, medication management, linen service, and housekeeping.
The reviews are extremely positive. One states, “It’s a very clean facility, the staff is great, and the care and activities are what we were hoping they would be. We’ve been very impressed with the food.”
Bixby Knolls Towers offers a variety of care options including residential living, assisted living, and skilled nursing. You will notice that this community has won awards in various categories including nursing homes.
In the assisted living area, Bixby Knolls Towers offers residents assistance with daily life. They offer beauty shop, weekly housekeeping, church services, transportation, social outings, restaurant-style dining, and several activities. Events and activities include movie nights, singing exercises, current event updates, music programs, games, trivia, and other outings.
Residents can choose between a studio and a one-bedroom unit.
Reviews are positive about the staff and level of care. One review says, “Moving to Bixby Knolls Towers has truly been a good move. The care, friendless, and overall help from the staff has been exactly what we needed.”
Independent living offers residents an active lifestyle with the utmost independence. Residents don’t require much care but can live with peers and engage in all amenities and activities while living a maintenance-free life.
Sunrise of Seal Beach offers an intimate cluster of suites. Located in nearby Seal Beach, Sunrise offers extensive services and amenities. Residents select the meals and activities and live without daily chores.
Services and amenities include exercise programs, community activity center, library, game room, housekeeping, linen service, transportation, private dining accommodations, and beauty shops. The food is restaurant-style, and residents can select from a diverse menu.
There are also other personalized services including medication reminders, daily checks, grooming assistance, community activity center banking, and concierge service. Residents can also choose from regular exercise, fitness, and wellness programs.
One reviewer noted a wonderful experience for his loved one. “The community is very well-maintained and kept clean with lots of natural light throughout the building. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone.”
Patients with Alzheimer’s or another memory-related condition need specialized care. Memory care facility staff are fully prepared to handle these conditions through high levels of training. These facilities also have extra security measures to keep residents safe and prevent wandering outside.
Golden Tuscany offers residents an engaging lifestyle. The warm, comfortable setting provides three nutritious meals, engaging activities, transportation, weekly housekeeping, private rooms, security systems, linen service, medication management, and most utilities. The building is staffed 24-hours a day.
Meals follow each resident’s dietary needs. Residents can also get snacks throughout the day.
Other amenities include a formal dining room for family and friends, free beauty services, scheduled transportation, social activities, cultural events, and pet therapy. Residents are also allowed to have pets in this community.
One reviewer wrote about the great care for her father, “My father lived at Golden Tuscany after a massive stroke. The staff worked closely with me to review my father’s care and needs every step of the way.”
Another review stated, “My family and I were very grateful for the care and kindness to my uncle. He was happy and content. We always felt welcomed when we visited.”
Nursing homes provide 24-hour skilled, medical care for seniors who need the most care. They also assist with dressing, meals, bathing, and other hygiene. Nursing homes are suitable for residents who need more medical assistance and management of prescriptions.
Bixby Knolls also won the SeniorAdvisor.com Best of Senior Living Award in the nursing home category. They have an onsite Director of Nursing to oversee all health care within the facility. They provide residents with services such as wound care, catheter care, respite care, psychologist services, audiology services, laboratory testing, diabetic management, hospice program, and pain management.
Bixby Knolls offers activities for the nursing home residents including worship services, holiday celebrations, on-site movies, coffee talk, birthday parties, and current event discussions.
One reviewer mentioned, “It’s a beautiful facility. Everyone is very friendly. I would highly recommend this place.”
You can review the entire list of the 2017 SeniorAdvisor.com Best of Senior Living Award winners here. You can search for other options on SeniorAdvisor.com in the Long Beach area.
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