Brown Deer Place Assisted Living

1500 1St Ave N, Coralville, IA, 52241

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Assisted Living at Brown Deer Place

Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Brown Deer Place. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?

The overall population of the residents at Brown Deer Place are varied in age. Brown Deer Place is a small, close knit community that enjoys a variety of activities on a daily basis.

What programs or activities does Brown Deer Place offer to enrich residents' well-being?

Brown Deer Place offers many activities. One resident favorite is Live 2B Healthy, an exercise program designed specifically for seniors. A physical therapist works with our residents 3 times a week, doing light exercises to reduce the risk of falls. We offer Music Speaks, an interactive music therapy program, capturing the idea of the many benefits of music therapy: communication. As music is known as a universal language, their board certified music therapists use the power and versatility of that language to improve communication both verbally and non-verbally. ‘Where words fail, music speaks.’

What places are near Brown Deer Place or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?

Brown Deer Place is located in Coralville, in the heart of the exclusive Brown Deer Neighborhood. There are many walking trails nearby, as well as a man-made walking path on our property for residents to enjoy.

What transportation services does Brown Deer Place offer to assisted living residents?

Brown Deer Place is pleased to offer complimentary transportation services to appointments for our residents.

What makes the chef or dining program at Brown Deer Place exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?

Chef Nathan has prepared delightful seasonal menus to appeal to the palate of all of our residents. Our meals are served "restaurant-style" to offer our guests a remarkable dining experience at all mealtimes.

What safety features or security measures does Brown Deer Place offer to assisted living residents?

Brown Deer Place has staff on-site around the clock. Management staff is on call 24/7. The building is secured nightly and all of our residents are provided a call button to alert staff to any emergency, at any time of the day or night.

How does Brown Deer Place keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?

Our nurse is on site daily to communicate with family regarding any care issues.

If Brown Deer Place accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?

Brown Deer Place is a pet-friendly community! Our resident animals enjoy large, open outdoor spaces as well as a secured fenced-in area to run off-leash

What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?

Brown Deer Place is very committed to supporting families dealing with dementia and Alzheimer's. We have routine in-services devoted to that illness, as well as intense training regarding all levels of senior care.

What safety features or security measures does Brown Deer Place provide to protect residents who wander?

Residents who are a wander risk are provided with a "wander guard". We also have a secure memory care unit that is staffed 24/7

Memory Care at Brown Deer Place

Is Brown Deer Place affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?

Our residents are free to utilize any area hospital that they choose.

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Features of Brown Deer Place


  • Minimum Rate: $2880/month
  • Minimum Memory Cost: $5300/month
  • Rent Plus Care Fees
  • Fee Structure Extra: We Offer A Month To Month Rental

Room and housing options

  • 1-bedroom apartments
  • Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
  • Studio Apartments

Dining options

  • In Room Kitchenette
  • In Room Kitchens
  • Dining Room Shared Meals
  • Room Service For Meals


  • Beauty Barber Shop
  • Resident Transportation
  • Coffee Shop
  • Party Space
  • Tv Room
  • Garden And Patio
  • Resident Parking
  • Features Extra: Library, Fitness Room/Gym

Cleaning services

  • Laundry For Linens
  • Private Cleaning Services
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry For Clothing

Technology and entertainment

  • Cable In Rooms
  • Internet Enabled Rooms
  • Wifi
  • Technology Extra: Emergency Call System

Health services

  • Hospice Care
  • Medication Management
  • Physical Therapy


  • Offsite Activities
  • Music
  • Games
  • Stories
  • Religious Services
  • Lectures Discussions
  • Book Clubs
  • Wii Sports
  • Fitness Room
  • Gardening
  • Cooking
  • Arts And Crafts
  • Activities Extra: Live 2 B Healthy, Massage Therapy, Music Speaks Music Therapy, Smile Program

Financial guidance

  • Home Sale Assistance
  • Va Benefits Consultation
  • Financing Advice

Guest services

  • Guest Parking
  • Guests At Mealtime
  • Overnight Guests


  • Minimum Age: 55
  • Pets: Small Pets Allowed

Range of services

  • Physical Therapy


  • Licenses: Certified by the Iowa Dept. of Inspections and Appeals
  • State Licenses: S0111

About Brown Deer Place

Welcome to Brown Deer Place, an independent living, assisted living and memory care community in Coralville, Iowa!

When you move to Brown Deer Place, life will get a little more exciting and a lot more convenient. We believe in providing an all-inclusive lifestyle for all of our residents. This means, we don’t nickel and dime for every amenity we provide.

Brown Deer Place’s Retirement Living program provides the extra care and comfort you need. With a variety of floorplans, you are sure to find an apartment that is perfect for you. Apartments can be decorated to your preferences, just like home!

In our memory care program, residents who need closer care with one-on-one interactions for socialization and activities of daily living can reside in a secure area with trained staff to provide positive life experiences according to their individual needs and preferences.

What Makes Us Special

Brown Deer Place, formerly Windmill Pointe & Hawthorne Inn, is undergoing some very exciting structural and operational changes. Programming is being enhanced and a remodeling project is underway to improve the lives of current and future residents.

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