Delmar Estates Assisted Living
Offers Assisted Living and Memory Care
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July 09, 2021
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Questions about Delmar Estates Assisted Living
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
All our staff receives 5 hours of initial training and 2 hours annually. In addition to the initial training we offer monthly training as well based on the needs of our residents.
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Delmar Estates Assisted Living. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
At Delmar estates we accept residents over the age of 60. Most residents are active and enjoy gardening, music and playing games. We strive to keep our residents active and encourage families to visit.
What programs or activities does Delmar Estates Assisted Living offer to enrich residents' well-being?
Delmar Estates offers daily activities including outings, arts and crafts, games and live music. We host a few large events a year including the 4th of July cookout, a summer fair, Christmas and thanksgiving community dinners with families and friends. In addition we also celebrate birthdays monthly.
What places are near Delmar Estates Assisted Living or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Delmar Estates is close to the beaches and the mall. There are lots of great restaurants close by as well.
What transportation services does Delmar Estates Assisted Living offer to assisted living residents?
Delmar Estates offers transportation to appointments as well as to outings.
What makes the chef or dining program at Delmar Estates Assisted Living exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
At Delmar Estates we are constantly modifying our menu based on our monthly menu committee meetings. Delmar Estates is their home and we want them to contribute to making the monthly menus. In addition we offer all special diets including diabetic, renal, low fat and puréed.
What safety features or security measures does Delmar Estates Assisted Living offer to assisted living residents?
At Delmar Estates we take safety very seriously. We do a fall assessment on admission on all our residents. All our staff is first aide and CPR certified. We conduct fire and disaster drills quarterly. In addition all of our doors are alarmed.
How does Delmar Estates Assisted Living keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
With aging, often times there are medical changes. At Delmar Estates we have a full time RN available to assess any changes with your loved ones. If there are any concerns or changes you will be immediately contacted by our staff.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Delmar Estates Assisted Living during daytime and nighttime hours?
We pride ourselves in being a smaller home-like setting. With only 16 residents we take pride in knowing each of our residents personal situations and knowing their families. We staff at a one caregiver to 8 residents ratio around the clock.
If Delmar Estates Assisted Living accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Currently we don’t accept pets however your pets are welcome to visit. We have large deck spaces and grass areas to enjoy your pets visit.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Our staff receives 5 hours of Alzheimer’s training at the time of hire as well as all state-required training. They are also certified by our Registered nurse to pass meds through the Maryland Board of Nursing. They also all receive certification in CPR and first aid. In addition, we offer 3 hours of training per month based on our current residents' needs.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
A minimum of 1 caregiver per 8 residents around the clock.
What safety features or security measures does Delmar Estates Assisted Living provide to protect residents who wander?
All interior doors have key pad entry system.
What programs or activities does Delmar Estates Assisted Living offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
We offer activities based on the interests of our current residents.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
A full assessment is completed on admission on each of our residents. That is repeated every 45 days as well as with any medical changes.
What techniques does Delmar Estates Assisted Living use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
Since we offer a 1;8 ratio for staffing, someone is always available at meal to assist residents and make sure they are well hydrated and receiving the nutrition they need.
How does Delmar Estates Assisted Living keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
Our full-time RN assesses residents immediately if there are any changes and will reach out to family to discuss.
Describe the neighborhood around Delmar Estates Assisted Living. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Delmar Estates is located right outside of the town of Delmar. It is located on a beautiful 8-acre piece of land surrounded by trees. It is a very peaceful setting.
Is Delmar Estates Assisted Living affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
If more care is needed, our RN will contact the family and have the resident sent to PRMC (now Tidal Health) for further evaluation.
Costs for Delmar Estates Assisted Living
Services and Amenities of Delmar Estates Assisted Living
- All Inclusive Rent
- Entry Fee
- Fee Structure Extra: Entry Fee Cost : $5000
- Assisted Living Starting At: $5500/month
- Memory Care Starting At: $6000/month
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: Yes
- Studio Apartments
- Resident Capacity: 16
- Respite Care
- Minimum Age: 60
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed Only
About Delmar Estates Assisted Living
16 bed Assisted living in Delmar, Maryland. The building includes oversized suites with large living room, private bedroom private bathroom and small dining area. In addition, the facility offers companion suites which includes a large private bedroom with a shared living room and large bathroom with a roll in shower. Large living areas offered throughout the building. Large outdoor deck areas overlooking beautiful countryside.
What Makes Us Special
This community consists of three assisted-livings. Each assisted living houses 16 residents, giving a small home like feel.Get Costs