Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach
Offers Assisted Living and Memory Care
Incentives are dependent on availability.
Questions about Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
Our staff receives ongoing training and certifications on Dementia and Alzheimer's.
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
The average age here is in the mid to late '80s. Our residents enjoy cards, exercise, daily happy hours, live entertainment, and delicious meals!
What programs or activities does Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We offer a variety of activities throughout the month. We have discussion groups, book club, exercise classes, card games, and we have table shuffleboard. Our courtyard offers a bocce ball, croquet, and a putting green with a lot of greenery to enjoy while sipping a cold beverage in a comfortable chair.
What places are near Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
We are located just North of fabulous Atlantic Ave where an abundance of restaurants and shops are just a few miles away. We are located close to the beach and we have a lot of shopping plazas just minutes away.
What transportation services does Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach offer to assisted living residents?
We provide transportation to personal appointments and shopping outings throughout the week.
What makes the chef or dining program at Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Our Chef and her team are exceptional! Just ask our residents! We offer an ever-changing menu of delectable selections to chose from. We offer daily specials for each meal and an alternative menu with 15+ more options on it to chose from each day. You will never see the same menu repeated as we cook food that is fresh and seasonal. Some delicious items one could enjoy off our menu are fresh fish, steak filets, and lamb chops to name a few. A common remark we hear daily from our residents is how great the food here is!
What safety features or security measures does Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach offer to assisted living residents?
All residents are given a pendant to wear when they move in. This is at no cost to the resident. Our pendant has "fall detection" built into it so if it senses that someone could have lost their balance it will automatically send an alert to our care staff to have them go check on that resident, and this occurs even when the pendant has not been activated by pushing for help. Our pendants are also waterproof so we encourage our residents to always wear them.
How does Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
We have calls with families and send out email updates as well. Families can call for updates at any time as well.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach during daytime and nighttime hours?
We have nurses in the community 24/7. Ratios are based on the average level of care in the community. Our average ratio in AL is 10:1 If we have more residents on higher care we staff accordingly. Every day we have both nursing and care associates in the community and we exceed state requirements.
If Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
We love our Tuscan Gardens pets and we happily accept small pets 20lbs or less. We have a lot of outdoor space for our little furry family members to stroll along and we have doggy pick-up stations as well.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
All staff is required to complete MyALF onboarding training with recertifications as well.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
During the day and at night our MC ratio is 7:1. At night we have one nurse in our MC along with caregivers to assist our residents.
What safety features or security measures does Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach provide to protect residents who wander?
We have safe, secure Memory Care for any possible wanderers. Our Memory Care is secured by both a keypad and fab to enter and exit.
What programs or activities does Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
We have both a Memory Care Director and a Memory Care activities coordinator to engage with our residents daily. We keep our residents stimulated with daily activities such as; chair exercise, trivia, sing-alongs, and the use of our IN2L to name a few. We also offer a wonderful program with a company called 'Life Bio' where we have families complete a few social forms about their loved one moving in such as details about their life. Life Bio then contacts the families to collect photos and they then create a beautiful journal for the family to keep and they give us a snapshot for our staff to learn more about each resident. These snapshots help us to get to know our MC residents on another level where we can connect while talking about their past and happy memories.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
Our Health and Wellness Director completes a health assessment prior to someone moving in and we re-evaluate each resident every 30 days or sooner if we notice changes that need immediate assistance.
What techniques does Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
We give each resident a washcloth that contains essential oils to wipe their hands with and to stimulate their appetite. We can tell each resident what the menu specials are and we can also show them presentation plates to see which meals they would like to enjoy. We can cut up food for those that need assistance and we can accommodate special diets as well.
How does Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
Our nursing team keeps our families informed on how their loved ones are doing with phone calls and emails.
Describe the neighborhood around Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Tuscan Gardens is located in a residential area yet still very close to bustling Atlantic Ave.
Is Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
We are located close to a few hospitals with the closest being Delray Medical Center.
Costs for Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach
Services and Amenities of Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach
- Entry Fee
- Fee Structure Extra: Entry Fee Cost : $3000
- Assisted Living Starting At: $3750/month
- Memory Care Starting At: $3995/month
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- 2-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: Yes
- Studio Apartments
- Resident Capacity: 175
- Respite Care
- Minimum Age: 65
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed Only
- State Licenses: 13509
About Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach
Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach is located on approximately 7.57 acres in Palm Beach County.
Located directly on the Atlantic Ocean between Boca Raton and West Palm Beach and only an hour north of Miami, Delray Beach has been named one of the top 10 “Happiest Seaside Towns” by Coastal Living and is also a three-time winner of the All-America City award.
It features nearly two miles of award-winning beaches and combines small-town community living with big-city sophistication.
For many, the kitchen was the most important room in the house. It was where they cooked, nurtured children, dined as a family, entertained and visited with friends and family.
That tradition continues at Tuscan Gardens. Open and airy, our Tuscan Kitchen welcomes residents to enjoy a feast for all the senses. Residents are encouraged to:
- Watch in delight as our own chef prepares meals from scratch.
- Enjoy family-style meals together, sharing stories and conversation at the table.
- Exchange treasured recipes to be cooked by the chef and enjoyed by all.
- Participate in cooking classes and demonstrations.
- And so much more.
At Tuscan Gardens, we emphasize stimulating signature activities for seniors by creating engaging, meaningful, and memorable days. Our Signature Life Enrichment programming offers educational events, cooking demonstrations, art classes, entertainment, social gatherings, celebrations, offsite trips and so much more!
Our calendar is filled and no two days ever look alike. Here, every day is to be lived and celebrated for the unique gift it is. Our residents wake every day to so many opportunities to laugh, learn and love.
Tuscan Gardens has partnered with LifeBio to offer reminiscence therapy and life story programming. If you’ve ever wanted to write your own autobiography or to help a loved on capture stories to create a legacy, LifeBio is here to make that easy.
LifeBio creates individualized communication pieces for associates and families to simplify learning more about each resident’s life story and background while incorporating into our person-centered care and lifestyle programming.
Your life is like a book with many chapters, and now is the time to join Tuscan Gardens and LifeBio to record your unique, personal story, completely free of charge—our gift to you!
Tuscan Gardens Senior Living raises the bar for first-class senior living. Everything you need, now and in the future, is here in a lovely setting – freeing you to discover new ways to enjoy life. Choose a lovely residence and relax knowing you need never move, because a range of services is available, if needed, and can be delivered inside your suite.
Make Tuscan Gardens of Delray Beach your home today!
What Makes Us Special
What sets Tuscan Gardens apart is the opulence, warmth and splendor of the community itself. Our residents are immersed in comfort and surrounded by the beauty Exquisite furnishings, Original artwork, paintings and sculptures, Meticulously maintained grounds with flower and vegetable gardens, fountains and walking paths,Soaring ceilings, Tall windows with abundant sunlight and more!Get Costs