BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze
Offers Assisted Living and Memory Care
Reviews of BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze
Assisted Living Reviews for BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze
October 04, 2018
I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident
August 30, 2018
I visited this facility
Good Evening, Alise! On behalf of the BeeHive staff, I would like to thank you for your kind words, stopping by, and choosing our 'Hive! We look forward to creating a comfortable and caring home for your mother. Warmest Regards, BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze
August 30, 2018
I visited this facility
April 08, 2018
I am/was a resident of this facility
Questions about BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Think of us as the Assisted Living Facility: Family Style. At the Beehive of Gulf Breeze, we put a name to a face. We know the likes and dislikes of each and every one of our residents---down to the amount of cream and sugar that goes into his or her coffee in the morning. The average age of our residents is 83. But don't be fooled: age is just a number. Our residents partake in wonderful mental and physical activities on a daily basis. Right now, there is a fun Walking Club for residents to rack up the most laps around the Beehive!
What programs or activities does BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze offer to enrich residents' well-being?
To name just a few stimulating activities and programs, our residents enjoy: Card & Board Games, pet therapy, religious activities, crafts, gardening, entertainment by outside professional musicians, and field-trips to local restaurants, stores, attractions, and events.
What places are near BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Not only are our residents just minutes away from the beautiful, crystal clear Gulf Coast waters and famous white sand, but are also close to: The Gulf Breeze Zoo, Downtown Pensacola, Blue Wahoos Baseball Stadium, top-notch local restaurants, shopping, weekly church service, and more!
What makes the chef or dining program at BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
At the Beehive, dining is one of the most important experiences for our residents. Our chefs implement exceptional meal planning. We promote nutrition, cater to special diets, and personalize plates to our residents' satisfaction. Our residents naturally gather and enjoy their homemade meals together as a family for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. However, if residents prefer breakfast in bed or a late night snack---our kitchen is open 24/7 to ensure a happy and healthy stomach.
What safety features or security measures does BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze offer to assisted living residents?
The Beehive is fully equipped with security features; from keypad locks in addition to regular locks and deadbolts, to hallway security cameras, to bed alarms. In addition, our Beehive staff performs routine security checks for each and every one of our residents to ensure the well-being and safety.
How does BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
The Beehive staff is excellent at communicating with residents' families regarding any information whether it's urgent, minor, or even just a funny story that we wanted to share! We happily adjust to families' special requests for their loved ones; if family members request frequent updates or casual check-ups during the residents' stay, their requests will immediately be fulfilled.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze during daytime and nighttime hours?
We have the highest staff to resident ratio in the Panhandle. For twenty residents, we have a very versatile and certified staff, including a Caregiver, Med Tech/Caregiver, Activities Director/Caregiver, and Chef on the floor---all teaming up to care for our residents.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Our staff undergoes yearly Med Tech/Caregiving training and CPR/First-Aid training. Additionally, the staff at the Beehive of Gulf breeze regularly partakes in mandatory classes via The Institute of Professional Care Education. To name a few of the IPCed training courses: Dementia courses 1 & 2, Safe Food Handling, First Aid, Infection Prevention & Control, Handling Difficult Situations and Behaviors, Workplace Hazards and Safety, Home Safety for Caregivers, and many more.
Costs for BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze
Cost of Assisted Living
Services and Amenities of BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- Resident Capacity: 16
- Pets: No Pets Allowed
- Licenses: AL12891
About BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze
BeeHive Homes® of Gulf Breeze will reflect the feel of a family residence while offering advanced safety features. These include a fire alarm, sprinkler system, and call system for residents as well as wide hallways and doors for easier access. Our residents will enjoy the front porch or the fenced backyard with a patio, wide sidewalks, and landscaped gardens.
BeeHive Homes assisted living facility is a proud member of the Florida Assisted Living Association (FALA). Our mission is to provide quality care for the elderly in a respectful and dignified manner. With a daytime staffing ratio of 1:5, we will provide superb care to your loved ones as we meet their needs of daily living. BeeHive residents enjoy:
- Furnished bedrooms wired for free cable for your television and wireless internet–bring your own furniture if you like to personalize your room
- Each bedroom has its own private bathroom with a nurse call system in each–enjoy a level of independence without compromising safety
- Each bathroom has grab bars by the toilet and in the showers. All bathrooms meet the requirements of the American Disabilities Act (ADA)–a larger radius for wheelchair use, barrier free shower threshold, and secured shower seats. Each bathroom has its own vanity for storage of personal items and a ceiling heater that provides warmth after a nice shower–and hot water is never an issue!!
- A central spa room with a walk-in jetted tub, a large shower with rollover threshold, and a salon sink
- Don’t want to go out to have your hair done? No problem! Enjoy our in-house hair dresser
- 24/7 supervision and charting of medication
- Home-cooked, dietitian-approved meals
- Assistance with daily living activities such as dressing, grooming, bathing, toileting, and dining
- Daily housekeeping and laundry service
- Individual and group activities tailored to your specific interests
Thank you for your interest at BeeHive Homes® of Gulf Breeze. Please give us a call to schedule a free tour.
What Makes Us Special
The goal at BeeHive Homes is to assist our residents in maintaining the highest level of independence possible. We know, however, some daily needs and activities can become more difficult or burdensome as people age. Our objective is to help in these areas where residents need a little assistance while allowing them to maintain a very high level of dignity and joy for life.