Comforts of Home - Elk Grove
Offers Assisted Living and Memory Care
Questions about Comforts of Home - Elk Grove
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
They receive quarterly training on Dementia care, including education on how to redirect residents and understanding of how the disease progresses.
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Comforts of Home - Elk Grove. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Our average age is 85 years old. Our residents enjoy walking outside, gardening, watching movies, playing cards and reading. We work with great families, who enjoy visiting often.
What programs or activities does Comforts of Home - Elk Grove offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We have an activities director that comes in weekly. Our AD individualizes recreation depending on the resident's likes. In the past, many residents enjoy painting, color, play Bingo, perform yoga/chair exercises and play cards.
What places are near Comforts of Home - Elk Grove or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
We are within walking distance to one of the largest parks in Elk Grove, Morse park. There is an awesome dog park that our residents have visited to people and dog watch!
What transportation services does Comforts of Home - Elk Grove offer to assisted living residents?
We can arrange transportation but do not offer this service.
What makes the chef or dining program at Comforts of Home - Elk Grove exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Our menu is curated for our resident's tastes and restrictions. We offer a protein, vegetable, starch and dessert at meal times. We accommodate residents who are on a low sugar, low salt, pureed and/or liquid diet. Since we do groceries weekly, we can ensure their favorite items, such as breakfast cereals or flavored ice cream, is always on hand.
What safety features or security measures does Comforts of Home - Elk Grove offer to assisted living residents?
We have alarms on all our doors and employ one caregiver for every three residents. There is an awake night staff also, who can ensure the safety of our residents in the evening.
How does Comforts of Home - Elk Grove keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
We contact you if there are any changes through your preferred communication, via email or phone.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Comforts of Home - Elk Grove during daytime and nighttime hours?
We have one caregiver for every three residents. Typically there are two caregivers present daily unless they are taking their lunch break. We also have an awake night staff.
If Comforts of Home - Elk Grove accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
At this time we currently do not.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Our staff receives ongoing quarterly training on Dementia care, Medication Management, Incontinence Care and Transferring.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
Typically we have two caregivers during the day and one caregiver awake at night in our 6-bedroom facility.
What safety features or security measures does Comforts of Home - Elk Grove provide to protect residents who wander?
We have alarms on all our exit doors.
What programs or activities does Comforts of Home - Elk Grove offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
For residents with long-term memories, we often play music for them or shows that are from their decade.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
We document any changes in our resident's physical and mental statuses. We assess their health monthly.
What techniques does Comforts of Home - Elk Grove use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
We help cue our residents to eat and chew. We also encourage liquids and assist as needed.
How does Comforts of Home - Elk Grove keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
We notify family through their preferred communication.
Describe the neighborhood around Comforts of Home - Elk Grove. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Our facility is located in the center of Elk Grove, between both Highway 99 and Interstate 5. We are close to Elk Grove Blvd and Cresleigh Pkway, right across from the Laguna Creek Racquet Club and near Franklin High school. We have great neighbors and are surrounded by a lot of families.
Is Comforts of Home - Elk Grove affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
We work with all the nearby hospitals.
Costs for Comforts of Home - Elk Grove
Services and Amenities of Comforts of Home - Elk Grove
Room and housing options
- Housing Extra: Private And Shared Rooms
- Resident Capacity: 6
- Minimum Age: 60
- Pets: No Pets Allowed
- State Licenses: 347004639
About Comforts of Home - Elk Grove
The Kang Family has served the elderly community of Sacramento for over 15 years. In 2000, Caroline and Francis Kang opened their first board and care, Laguna Park RCFE in Elk Grove.
Each room is equipped with a flat screen cable television, chair with ottoman, as well as a bed, dresser and nightstand.
Every week our Activities Director ensures residents participate in planned activities that focus on physical exercise, cognitive abilities and daily living. We especially concentrate on personal rehabilitation and work closely with our staff and therapists to ensure physical progress. In addition to guaranteeing a healthy atmosphere, we also provide nutritious, balanced and appetizing meal plans. Our staff is also trained to accommodate particular residents with special meal needs.
Included in our facility, are trained, professional, friendly and caring staff members. They are trained monthly in Dementia care, medication management and emergency procedures. They all speak fluent English and maintain a current CPR and First Aid certificate. Each employee is carefully screened and undergoes both a criminal and drug background check. Each home employs two caregivers during the day as well as an awake night staff.
We work closely with our 24-hour, on call nurse, as well as personal doctors to make certain each resident is carefully monitored. We also contact the main relative(s) with any updates or changes in the resident.Get Costs