Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community

Offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, and Nursing Homes

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3145 Knollwood Drive, Mobile, AL 36693
Call (844) 325-8230
Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community (844) 325-8230

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Assisted Living Reviews for Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community

May 03, 2017

By Elizabeth003715

I visited this facility

I visited Gordon Oaks a couple of years ago, and it was a mess. It looked OK from the outside, but if you walk inside, everything was torn up. They showed me several apartments, and they had redone one for somebody to move in. That was the only one they had fixed up. None of the other ones they showed me had carpet, or were refurbished or had new appliances, and had stuff hanging off their walls. It was a mess.
Provider Response
Dear Elizabeth003715, We apologize for the experience you had when visiting our community a few years ago. We would love to have you stop by and see one of our remodeled apartments!

September 10, 2011

By Shawnster

I am a friend or relative of a resident

When we decided that our grandmother would be going into an assisted living facility and back grounding many facilities, The Gordon Oaks Convalescent Center, was the last one on the list my family and I had to visit.We first walked inside the atrium, I fell in love with the layout and the view the facility had, before our eyes. We were greeted immediately with smiles and complimentary beverages. We were asked, kindly to be seated, while our tour guide becomes available. Our wait was no longer than five minutes, again greeted with warm smiles upon the tour guides arrival. The particular rooms/apartments as they like to call them, that we were showed were extremely spacious and had everything possible for a person of my grandmother's age to be able to feel active and Independent.Finally, when I took my grandmother to see it, she fell in love with it as well, and decided that would be her new home.
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Questions about Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community

What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?

State required training

Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?

Our Average age is 72 to 82. We enjoy spending time in our lovely Ice Cream Parlor with beautiful black and white tile floors. When the weather is nice we enjoy our many sun-rooms or relaxing by our on-site pool.

What programs or activities does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community offer to enrich residents' well-being?

We offer a variety of different spiritual, social and cultural events.

What places are near Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?

We are centrally located near many shopping centers, grocery stores, pharmacies and doctor offices.

What transportation services does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community offer to assisted living residents?

Weekly shopping trips and doctor visits.

What makes the chef or dining program at Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?

We offer good ole' country cooking! Our menu has a variety of choices you are bound to love.

What safety features or security measures does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community offer to assisted living residents?

24 hour nursing available

How does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?

Our staff are available to connect with our families in whatever way they like! We enjoy calling, visiting, and sharing photos. We don't like to miss a moment that make great memories!

What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community during daytime and nighttime hours?

We operate based on the State of AL requirements at all times.

If Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?

We love pets! We are nestled on several acres and having walking paths to enjoy for hours! Oh, and if you get tired, please stop and rest in on one of our benches or lovely rocking chairs.

What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?

State required training as needed.

Describe the overall population of independent living residents at Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?

We have 3 wonderful buildings that house One, Two and Three bedroom apartments. Our Independent Living residents enjoy the carefree lifestyle and the knowledge in knowing if they need help we are a true aging in place campus.

What places are nearby for independent living residents to enjoy?

We are centrally located close to shopping and dining! You can also access I-10 and 65 within a few minutes.

What are some recent off-site events that the community activity director at Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community has organized?

We take weekly trips to shopping centers. We also enjoy eat out at local restaurants. Our last trip was to The Horse Farms! It was amazing! check out our FaceBook page for photos!

What transportation services does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community offer to independent living residents?

We offer Two trips per month to Doctors appointments and monthly trips to shopping and outings.

What makes the chef or dining program at Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community exceptional? What kind of menu can independent living residents expect?

You may add a meal plan for an additional fee and enjoy a tasty menu of a four course meal

What common areas are available for independent living residents?

Swimming Pool, Courtyards, Library, Ice Cream parlor, Exercise Room, Game Room

What safety features or security measures does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community offer to independent living residents?

We have security 24 hours a day

If Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?

Yes, we do! Our walking trails and courtyards are perfect for taking a walk.

Does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?

Yes

How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?

We staff according to state regulations. We also have a Registered Nurse 24 hours a day

What safety features or security measures does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community provide to protect residents who wander?

We have a wonderful Memory care that is the home to so many amazing seniors. Their families sleep well at night knowing they are in a secured safe place.

What programs or activities does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?

We provide a monthly calendar of events and activities

Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?

Our Registered Nurse does our assessments

What techniques does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?

We have two dining rooms in our Memory Care. We feel that the smaller the space the better they function. Our dining rooms are designed to allow them to feel safe and secure

How does Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?

We interact with our families based on their preferences. We love to keep them informed and share moments as often as we can

Describe the neighborhood around Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?

We are located primarily in a residential area

Is Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?

We work with any hospital. We allow the hospital to be resident/family choice

Costs for Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community

Cost of Assisted Living

$ 1,234

Starting Price

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Cost of Independent Living

$ 1,234

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Services and Amenities of Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community

Costs

  • All Inclusive Rent

Room and housing options

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

General

  • Minimum Age: 55
  • Pets: Small Pets Allowed.

Licenses

  • State Licenses: D4916

About Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community

Be as independent as you like and enjoy the wide variety of services designed to make your everyday life a simple pleasure. Services like housekeeping, laundry, regularly scheduled transportation for medical appointments, social excursions, and shopping. All of our Assisted Living services can be customized to fit each individual residents needs. Assistance in all areas of life is available. We keep the safety of our residents a high priority, each individual residence is equipped with an emergency call system. There are staff members on duty twenty-four hours a day to ensure that proper monitoring is provided.

What Makes Us Special

The key to our success is building meaningful relationships with our residents and families, while exceeding expectations. At Gordon Oaks we strive to enhance independence, safety and quality of life for our residents while providing needed assistance. Yo


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