Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee
Offers Memory Care
Reviews of Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee
Memory Care Reviews for Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee
June 17, 2014
I visited this facility
September 04, 2012
I am a friend or relative of a resident
Questions about Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
Staff receives on-going, monthly trainings.
What programs or activities does Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
At Hawthorn Court at Ahwatukee, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. Residents have many opportunities to participate in a variety of life enriching activities and events designed to stimulate the mind, body and soul. Hawthorn Court at Ahwatukee includes a specially designed neighborhood to serve the special needs of individuals living with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other forms of memory loss. Every day we make it a goal to go above and beyond to enrich the lives of our residents. With our Life Enrichment program, a Montessori-inspired philosophy for care, we create a specialized, life-enriching environment that affords each individual maximum self-expression. The staff is committed to delivering a quality of care that meets the resident's physical, social, spiritual and emotional needs.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
The Health Services Director assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning quarterly and more often if any particular change has occured. For new prospective residents, she can visit their home and provide an assessment there. Once a new resident has moved in, another assessment is performed within 1-2 weeks after move-in.
What techniques does Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
Caregivers are by the residents sides during mealtimes and can assist the residents during mealtime.
How does Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
The Health Services Director contacts the family members or Power of Attorney regarding any updates on their loved ones' health. Family members are always welcome to visit the community and meet with the Health Services Director to review any updates.
Describe the neighborhood around Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Hawthorn Court at Ahwatukee is located near a quiet neighborhood in Ahwatukee/Phoenix area and close to the 10 Freeway, a thriving area offering a large selection of shopping, restaurants and bars, and medical offices. Hawthorn Court is a memory care community with spacious studio suites. The common areas provide secure, open and naturally lit neighborhoods. Residents can enjoy a movie in the theater room, partake in activities in the arts and crafts room, or enjoy live entertainment in the spacious living room. Our kitchen serves fresh, home-style meals prepared by our chef. Our trained and compassionate, tenured staff deliver superb, quality care to the residents.
Costs for Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee
Cost of Memory Care
Services and Amenities of Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee
- Entry Fee
- Memory Care Starting At: $4600/month
Room and housing options
- Studio Apartments
- Resident Capacity: 47
- Respite Care
- Minimum Age: None
- Pets: No Pets Allowed
About Hawthorn Court At Ahwatukee
At Hawthorn Court at Ahwatukee, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Phoenix area. Residents have many opportunities to participate in a variety of life-enriching activities and events designed to stimulate the mind, body, and soul. From cocktail-hour gatherings where you can learn about the nuances of a good Pinot Noir, to a discussion of the latest best seller in our Life-Long Learning series, to exploring new ways to stay healthy in a fitness class...expect the unexpected.
Hawthorn Court at Ahwatukee includes a specially designed neighborhood to serve the special needs of individuals living with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other forms of memory loss. Every day we make it a goal to go above and beyond to enrich the lives of our residents. With our Life Enrichment program, a Montessori-inspired philosophy for care, we create a specialized, life-enriching environment that affords each individual maximum self-expression. The staff is committed to delivering a quality of care that meets the resident's physical, social, spiritual and emotional needs.
Memory Care has a special meaning here. We understand how dealing with Alzheimer’s Disease or other related forms of dementia may be very distressing. At our communities, we look forward to creating a bond and friendship with each resident, their loved ones and other healthcare partners to craft a program that benefits each resident. Our communities are specifically designed to nurture activity, exercise, dining, and restful opportunities, as well as engaging and purpose, filled activities that stimulate personal abilities.
Montessori-Inspired methods are utilized at each of our communities. This engaging and individualized life enrichment programming is our signature. Residents are encouraged to do what they are able, historical knowledge is celebrated and acknowledged and new abilities are recognized and utilized. If you are seeking a positive approach where residents are doing more than you would expect, where residents find a sense of belonging and meaning and where loved ones are happy to visit, then you may have just found the right place!
Our biography boards or memory boxes describe the rich life history of each resident. Further, these assist our residents to recognize where their apartment home is and allow for more independence. Our exceptional team members are also able to gain more appreciation of what each resident is capable of, what likes and dislike are and how to bring more joy to their lives.
Our comprehensive services may include:
- Medication assistance and management
- Regular assessment and service planning
- Bathing, dressing, grooming, and other self-image enhancements
- Mobility, Escorts and reminders
- Dining and Social or activities assistance
- Care coordination and other health care management assistance
- Engaging and Montessori-Inspired Methods in the Life Enrichment Programming
- Spacious Private with a Private Bathroom or Private with a Shared Bathroom Apartments
- Many communities offer care for special budget concerns including state-assistance programs for assisted living and memory care
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