Retirement brings new opportunities for retirees to enjoy many of the things that they couldn’t find time to do during their working years. For some people, aging also brings loneliness. Having more time on their hands leads some seniors to evaluate their faith and religious practices. Faith and religious practices help many seniors find value in the stage of senior living. It’s a value that they want to carry with them to an assisted living facility. Here’s a few assisted living programs that have worship services in the Sacramento area:
Park Plaza is a Jewish assisted living community that has a full schedule of activities to keep senior minds and bodies active and healthy. This facility boasts a supervised kosher kitchen with two on-site kosher meals daily. The full-time Rabbi conducts religious services daily. Residents and visitors may visit the on-site Jewish library and memorial room, beauty/barber shop, and on-site banking. Residents have access to nursing consultations and on-site home health care services by nursing assistants around the clock.
Christian Science members will appreciate the vast attention at Olive Glen assisted living facility where they only have six beds. Residents of the assisted living program get three home-cooked meals per day and have the opportunity to partake in activities on and off-site. The facility is located in a gated community with 24-hour visiting hours. Christian Scientists get transportation to Sunday and Wednesday church services and lectures, and have access to in-room audio for Christian Science bible lessons. Residents can have their hair done at the on-site beauty shop while the housekeeping staff cleans their home and does their laundry.
Sunrise of Fair Oaks is an assisted living facility that focuses on fostering personal wellness and fulfilling individual preferences. The culinary staff customizes meals according to the resident’s nutritional needs and preferences. Sunrise of Fair Oaks is located close to beautiful Lake Natoma and is also close to Mercy San Juan Medical Center. Staff is available 24 hours per day and a licensed on-staff nurse makes monthly wellness visits. Sunrise of Fair Oaks is not run by any religious organization, but they do offer weekly non-denominational religious services.
Carlton Plaza of Sacramento offers a wide range of senior living arrangements, including assisted living. Carlton offers social activities and help with personal care. Nurses are on staff to coordinate medical care, monitor health and wellness, and manage medication. Medical technicians use a cutting-edge electronic medication administration record called eMAR to minimize errors and improve quality of care. Staff is trained in elder care diseases including stroke, diabetes, muscular sclerosis, arthritis, Parkinson’s disease, and other eldercare diseases. Carlton is not affiliated with any religious organization, but the facility offers devotional services on-site.
Seniors who live at Brookdale Senior Living can partake in non-denominational religious services. The facility provides assistance with personal care and other activities of daily living. Residents receive three meals every day and receive help with housekeeping and laundry. Transportation takes them to appointments and errands off-site.
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