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Reviews of Darling Haven
Assisted Living Reviews for Darling Haven
March 10, 2021
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Questions about Darling Haven
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
Staff is provided annual Alzheimer's & Dementia training though the Alzheimer's Association.
What programs or activities does Darling Haven offer to enrich residents' well-being?
Our activities include crafts, games, gardening, yoga/chair yoga, exercise classes and off site outings.
What places are near Darling Haven or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Nearby businesses include: Supermarkets (Safeway, Giants, and ALDI), CVS, Dunkin's Donuts, Starbucks, Wing Stop, Restaurants (Thai House, Gentleman Jim, Jazzy's Seafood, Ay! Jalisco, and The Nibbler)
What transportation services does Darling Haven offer to assisted living residents?
We provide transportation for offsite outings.
What makes the chef or dining program at Darling Haven exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Our nutritious meals are planned by a dietitian and include snacks. Our chef is Caribbean inspired and prepares every meal with love.
What safety features or security measures does Darling Haven offer to assisted living residents?
Our home has a 24 hour security system with alerts place on all windows and doors. We also have safety equipment and railings in all bathrooms.
How does Darling Haven keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
Our family communication includes period updates providing families with ongoing information about their loved ones. Periodic text or emails of pictures. We will have equipment available for residents to video chats with their family.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Darling Haven during daytime and nighttime hours?
Darling Haven's care staff-to-resident ratio is 1-to-3 during the daytime.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
The staff receive annual and ongoing training from our delegating nurses. Some annual training topics are Food Safety, Fire and Emergency, Personal Care, Medication Management, Memory Care and activity facilitation.
What places are nearby for independent living residents to enjoy?
We are in the Montgomery Village area and have access to 7 pools. Our residential community has a neighborhood park and we are close to several walking trails, community centers, miniature golf and bowling.
What transportation services does Darling Haven offer to independent living residents?
Residents are offered transportation to planned off-site outings.
What common areas are available for independent living residents?
Common areas include a living room, dining room and a large family area with access to exercise equipment.
Does Darling Haven work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?
Darling Haven work with Capital Coordinated Medicine to provide visiting doctor's service.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
We are a small community of 5 residents and provide 2 staff during the daytime and 1 overnight.
What safety features or security measures does Darling Haven provide to protect residents who wander?
24 hour security monitory and alarms for open doors and windows as well as gates at the top of the stairs. Darling Haven is a split-level home so there is not stair case greater that 7 steps long.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
Residents are assessed by our delegating nurses every 45 days.
How does Darling Haven keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
We inform resident's family immediately if there is an emergency. Additionally, we perform periodic communication on the residents health, which included an update based on our nurses assessments.
Describe the neighborhood around Darling Haven. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Darling Haven is located on a cul-de-sac in a quiet residential community, that features a neighborhood park. We have a large fenced in yard with a patio - plenty of gardening space for residents with a green thumb to love.
Is Darling Haven affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
No, however, we are in close proximity to 1) Holy Cross Hospital and 2) Shady Grove Adventist Hospital in Germantown
About Darling Haven
Darling Haven is a 24-hour assisted living facility, licensed to serve seniors that need assistance with activities of daily living. We are a small residential community of 5 residents. We provide our residents with tailored care plans to address their unique needs, nutritious daily meals, on-site doctor's visits and activities that are provided by skilled and loving caregivers and delegating nurses. Our staff is committed to taking the time to get to know each resident. Our goal is to provide high-quality care while allowing our residents' to maintain their sense of self-worth and dignity.Get Costs