Reviews of Country Gardens | Pigeon, MI
June 26, 2012
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Questions About Country Gardens
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Country Gardens. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Country Gardens average age is 85-90. Residents favorite activity is BINGO! However, we offer a variety of activities including crafts, bible study, exercise, animal visits, games, outings and more!
What programs or activities does Country Gardens offer to enrich residents' well-being?
Country Gardens focuses on what we call Resident Life Optimization ensuring that we are offering a variety of activities that reach all of our Residents interest including Euchre; outings to local Band Shell concerts; BINGO for all; creative activities and different ways to get exercise in from floor bowling to balloon toss.
What places are near Country Gardens or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Country Gardens is a part of the Scheurer Healthcare Network with a variety of outpatient services located across the street including Pharmacy, rehab, diagnostics, lab and more. Behind the hospital we have a community walking trail and are very near pizza, the dollar store and the grocery store.
What transportation services does Country Gardens offer to assisted living residents?
Country Gardens provides transportation within Pigeon, Michigan at no cost. We will also provide scheduled transportation to appointments outside of town for a minimal rate.
What makes the chef or dining program at Country Gardens exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Country Gardens has a fabulous menu. You are Scheurer to gain 10 pounds! We provide three meals daily. Breakfast is made to order diner style. We are known for our quality of food and appealing plating.
What safety features or security measures does Country Gardens offer to assisted living residents?
Country Gardens is a state licensed, Home for the Aged, facility with staff on 24/7. Additionally, we conduct periodic safety checks. We have a facility wide alarm system with call buttons in the bathroom, shower, near the bed and pendants that ring to staff. We also have the building doors alarmed.
How does Country Gardens keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
We provide a monthly newsletter of the fun happenings at Country Gardens, but are always available to take a phone call for any questions.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Country Gardens during daytime and nighttime hours?
Staff to resident ratio is never more than 1-15 on midnight shift and on days we have at least 7 employees in the facility.
If Country Gardens accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
We do accept small dogs and cats. Cats are limited to the apartment due to potential allergy issues and the ability to escape. Country Gardens is beautifully landscaped on a large several acre parcel where dogs would have room to run and enjoy lifting a leg to the many bushes!
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Staff receives annual training on various subject matters and we offer in services on additional topics such as diabetes education, Alzheimer's and more.
What safety features or security measures does Country Gardens provide to protect residents who wander?
Country Gardens has alarmed doors throughout the facility and locks entrance doors when staff I not in the vicinity.
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Features of Country Gardens
- Minimum Rate: $3504/month
- Rent Plus Care Fees
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- 2-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: We Do Not Offer Companion Suites
- Studio Apartments
- Resident Capacity: 30
- Minimum Age: 60
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
- State Licenses: AH320238093
About Country Gardens
Country Gardens is a state-licensed Assisted Living Community conveniently located across from Scheurer Hospital. With the changing needs of the senior community, Country Gardens is dedicated to delivering quality services, offering apartment-style living for seniors requiring assistance.
Residents may choose from a studio or one- or two-bedroom apartment. Each offers a spacious bathroom, walk-in closet, kitchenette, individually controlled heating and air conditioning and common areas for all residents to enjoy.
Country Gardens includes a wide range of services to meet the needs of the residents.
- Qualified staff on duty 24 hours a day
- Registered Nurse on-site five days per week
- Personal care and medication assistance
- Three delicious daily meals plus snacks
- Emergency call system
- Weekly housekeeping services including laundering of bed linens and towels
- Social & recreational activities.Click here for this week's •Activity Schedule.
- Transportation services
- 24-hour maintenance
- Lawn care and trash and snow removal
- Guest room accommodations
- Security guard on campus
What Makes Us Special
Country Gardens is conveniently located across from Scheurer Hospital.