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Reviews of Savannah Cottage of Lakeland
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September 18, 2017
I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident
October 27, 2016
I visited this facility
January 31, 2014
I am a friend or relative of a resident
January 18, 2012
I visited this facility
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Features of Savannah Cottage of Lakeland
- Rent Plus Care Fees
- Entry Fee
- Fee Structure Extra: We Offer A Month To Month Rental
Room and housing options
- Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
- Studio Apartments
- Dining Room Shared Meals
- Room Service For Meals
- Beauty Barber Shop
- Resident Transportation
- Party Space
- Tv Room
- Garden And Patio
- Features Extra: Library
- Laundry For Linens
- Laundry For Clothing
Technology and entertainment
- Cable In Rooms
- Technology Extra: Emergency Call System
- Medication Management
- Physical Therapy
- Offsite Activities
- Religious Services
- Lectures Discussions
- Fitness Room
- Arts And Crafts
- Guest Parking
- Guests At Mealtime
- Minimum Age: None
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
Range of services
- Physical Therapy
About Savannah Cottage of Lakeland
Creating a senior housing community for those dealing with memory loss requires careful consideration. As one of the more challenging specialties, these facilities must stay up-to-date with the latest research and incorporate individual plans that help each resident thrive. Savannah Cottage of Lakeland in Lakeland, Florida works to provide a warm, inviting setting at affordable prices. They take pride in their staff’s commitment to serving residents. Conveniently located near Interstate Highway 4 between Orlando and Tampa in Lakeland, staff at Savannah Cottage strive to create an atmosphere that reflects Southern charm and hospitality.
FACILITIES AND AMENITIES
Savannah Cottage of Lakeland offers three floor plans. Families can choose from a small, medium-sized or larger, deluxe studio. There are both private and semi-private options, and the property boasts warm colors throughout and light-filled rooms. A central, secure courtyard gives residents a safe place to spend time outdoors, and staff members and residents work together on a seasonal herb garden in a secondary courtyard. The surrounding Lakeland community is also home to abundant shopping, offsite medical facilities and culture and entertainment.
The onsite amenities at Savannah Cottage include multiple living areas, a communal TV room, 24-hour staffing, utilities, climate control and doctor’s appointment scheduling. Residents have three meals a day plus snacks and take part in a hydration program. Staff will also supervise self-administration of medication.
HEALTHCARE AND HEALTH PROGRAMS
In addition to being a memory care community, Savannah Cottage of Lakeland also provides respite care for short-term stays. Both short-term and long-term residents have regular healthcare readily available. Each individual program is personalized, and many of the available services revolve around enrichment and support for those with Alzheimer’s, dementia or other forms of memory loss.
This emphasis on specialized care can include everything from organizing appropriate activities and surrounding residents with familiar objects to assistance with grooming, dressing, medication, ambulation, housekeeping and other daily tasks or chores. The community’s respite care staff focus on helping people recover after an illness or surgery.
Each Savannah Cottage resident is assessed with the Resident Functional Evaluation to determine their level of need. Pricing varies depending on each resident’s personal service plan.
Savannah Cottage at Lakeland offers area caregivers a unique option with daily assisted care services. This type of care is available for families who have conflicting job duties or other responsibilities and who are caring for an aging loved one. The average “day resident” spends about 8 hours per day at the community, and the contract can be short-term or may run for months or years.
You can use the service for as little as a day, or up to seven days per week. Day services include snacks, meals, entertainment and companionship. Personalized services are available for day residents, too.
ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS
Savannah Cottage offers an array of activities and events that encourage memory stimulation. Spiritual classes, games and exercise programs are all available. The home-like environment is designed to minimize feelings of anxiety and instill a sense of security within the community.
Some examples of daily activity offerings include movies and popcorn, music time, outdoor poetry readings, gardening and crafts. Holiday events are available to residents and their families. Residents and their visiting loved ones may also use the Savannah Cottage dining facilities for parties and other special occasions.