Questions about Cherry Creek Village
Describe the overall population of independent living residents at Cherry Creek Village. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Our community consists of seniors 55 and up. They enjoy having 3 restaurant-style meals a day in our dining room, attending daily events and activities such as karaoke, Wii video games, pool tournaments, bridge, bingo, board games, penny auctions, arts and crafts, live music, exercise classes and cooking classes in our spacious activity room and water aerobics in the pool. They also enjoy weekly beauty salon appointments, popcorn and movie nights, ice cream socials, monthly candlelight steak dinner, monthly lunch outings to new restaurants, outings to Walmart, thrift stores, local attractions such as Noccallula Falls, the mall and museums, just to name a few.
What places are nearby for independent living residents to enjoy?
Shopping, Dining, Entertainment, Noccallula Falls Park, Cultural Arts Building, Museums, Senior Activity Centers, Farmers Markets
What are some recent off-site events that the community activity director at Cherry Creek Village has organized?
Monthly Cuisine Theme Lunch Outings, Fall Festival, Healthfair, Anniston Historical Museum and a Lunch Outing, The Wall Tour, Thrift Store Day, Bi-monthly Walmart and Dollar Tree Trips just to name a few.
What transportation services does Cherry Creek Village offer to independent living residents?
We have a shuttle bus and a van and provide free transportation for residents to go to local appointments and outings.
What makes the chef or dining program at Cherry Creek Village exceptional? What kind of menu can independent living residents expect?
Our residents receive 3 restaurant style meals a day; breakfast is cooked to order, anything they want. Lunch with dessert has hearty portions with a variety of options to choose from, and supper with dessert is always plentiful and tasty. Substitutions and diabetic menu options are available. We encourage our residents to come to the dining room for at least 2 meals just to enjoy the social interaction with other residents, but you can get your meals to go and dine in your own apartment.
What common areas are available for independent living residents?
Large open lobby with fireplace, big screen tv and comfortable furniture for socializing, reading or visiting with family. Dining room and a private dining room for family meals. Large Activities Room that can seat 150 for group activities and/or private family events. It has a large pull down projector screen, stage, tables/chairs, comfortable large chairs and couches for lounging, big screen tv, a pool table and fireplace. We also have a beauty salon/barber shop, library with computer, large outside patio with tables and chairs, designated smoking sections and a gated pool. They also enjoy exercising in our fitness room.
What safety features or security measures does Cherry Creek Village offer to independent living residents?
We are a well-lit gated independent living community with the advantage of having someone here and available to our residents 24/7 in case of an emergency. We lock the gates at 11:00pm but residents and their guests can come and go as they please by calling the front desk for assistance. We have a guest sign-in sheet for new visitors and a security system equipped with multiple cameras throughout the building indoors and outside the property. We also provide the Emergency Medical Pendant Monitoring Service for our residents' safety.
If Cherry Creek Village accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
We are a pet friendly community with large open spaces, gazebos, walking areas and attractive landscaping.
Does Cherry Creek Village work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?
Yes, our residents can have Home Health Care, Physical Therapy, Companion Service, Personal Assistance, Medication Administration, Laundry Service, and Rehabilitation Therapies that may be purchased through licensed providers and conducted in your home.