Wickshire South Lee Buford
Offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, and Memory Care
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June 25, 2021
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March 02, 2022
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August 24, 2021
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Questions about Wickshire South Lee Buford
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
We receive training on topics related to the disease process tailored to our resident’s needs.
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Wickshire South Lee Buford. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
vibrant and full of energy. They love to participate in activities onsite and offsite. The average age is 89.
What programs or activities does Wickshire South Lee Buford offer to enrich residents' well-being?
Walking around the community, walking at the local park, participation in offsite activities such as museum visits and restaurant outings.
What places are near Wickshire South Lee Buford or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
We have a restaurant across the street called “The Baking Grounds” that our residents frequent.
What transportation services does Wickshire South Lee Buford offer to assisted living residents?
We have a shuttle that takes them to and from appointments as well as activities.
What makes the chef or dining program at Wickshire South Lee Buford exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Our chef prepares many homemade meals from scratch. As the meals are prepared, the fragrance permeates throughout the community. Mmmmm… Mmmmmm…Good!
What safety features or security measures does Wickshire South Lee Buford offer to assisted living residents?
We have pendants for each resident and the community is well lit during evening hours. We also have pullcords in the restrooms and our front door is locked in the evenings.
How does Wickshire South Lee Buford keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
We keep families abreast of the daily and monthly activities via newsletter, fliers, and community calendar. We will also contact them if we see any change in their behavior or health.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Wickshire South Lee Buford during daytime and nighttime hours?
Our cares staff to resident ratio is 1 employee to 12 residents during the day and 1 to 16 during evening hours.
If Wickshire South Lee Buford accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
We have a walking area designated for pets, however, our entire campus is a great environment to enjoy walking a pet.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Our staff receives 16 hours of ongoing training on various topics i.e. residents rights, LTC abuse, handwashing, OSHA, and proper body mechanics.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
Our ratio is 1 employee to 15 residents.
What safety features or security measures does Wickshire South Lee Buford provide to protect residents who wander?
Residents are reassessed for proper placement in the community.
What programs or activities does Wickshire South Lee Buford offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
A variety of daily activities, exercises, music therapy, outings, and activities to cover physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs. We also use life stories and reminiscent programs.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
Our Health and Wellness Director as well as our care staff keep a very close eye on our residents and their health concerns. This is done every 3 months.
What techniques does Wickshire South Lee Buford use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
Assigned seating for consistency, meal time music, and find dining with meal choices.
How does Wickshire South Lee Buford keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
Open door policy, emails, phone calls, and meetings with families.
Describe the neighborhood around Wickshire South Lee Buford. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Brookdale South Lee is nestled in the center of small town Buford, GA. We have several acres of green space which allows for a beautiful and quiet place for our residents to enjoy.
Is Wickshire South Lee Buford affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
Yes, We have a relationship with all the local hospitals as well as hospitals in the area that specialize in behavioral concerns.
About Wickshire South Lee Buford
Wickshire South Lee Buford is a senior living provider in Buford, Georgia that offers residents Assisted Living, Independent Living, and Memory Care.for more details on services and rates.Get Costs