Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel
Offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, and Memory Care
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July 02, 2019
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Questions about Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
Dementia Live dementia simulation experience. Ongoing dementia care education related to communication, care of the resident with cognitive change, care of the memory care environment.
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Ages range from 67 – 103. Residents enjoy current events, live entertainment, exercise, movies, outings.
What programs or activities does Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel offer to enrich residents' well-being?
Memories and Mimosas, Exercise classes, Movie nights, Friday Night Happy Hours, Mixers, Players Club, Weekly Shopping Trips, Cooking demonstrations, Speaker Series, Painting classes, Purposeful living, Men’s group
What places are near Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Waugh Chapel shopping center has a Wegman’s, Target, Dick’s Sporting goods, Ulta, Starbucks, and a variety of restaurants.
What transportation services does Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel offer to assisted living residents?
Transportation to medical appointments within a 10-mile radius, weekly shopping trips, scenic rides and outings
What makes the chef or dining program at Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Menu choices include soups, salads, sandwiches, gourmet entrees including BBQ, fish, shrimp, pastas, poultry and beef selections. Award winning Dining with Dignity program as well as All Day Dining
What safety features or security measures does Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel offer to assisted living residents?
Emergency pendants are given to each resident so they can reach a resident assistant with the push of a button. Community is staffed 24 hours a day. With the exception of the front door, all doors to the community are locked at all times. The front door is monitored by the front desk and locked from 8pm to 8am
How does Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
Family care plan meetings or communication via phone or text dependent on family preference. The Sagely Family App and Facebook page also keep family members informed on events and activities.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel during daytime and nighttime hours?
1-14, during daytime and evenings. Overnight there are three caregivers and a nurse. These ratios are adjusted based on acuity of current residents.
If Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
There is an outdoor grass area that small pets can enjoy.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Staff receive ongoing and monthly training related to care of the resident and the environment. We provide dementia training to all employees.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
4 during the day plus the director and 2 at night plus the nurse based on current census, staffing will ramp up to meet ratio’s as occupancy grows.
What safety features or security measures does Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel provide to protect residents who wander?
Wanderguard if needed, and secure neighborhoods
What programs or activities does Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
“iN2L” user-friendly, person-centered technology with intuitive, picture-based touch screens. Photo albums provided by the families, cooking activities, outdoor garden “work’
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
ATWC nurse does this on admission and then every 45 days.
What techniques does Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
Dining with Dignity program uses specific techniques to create food options with the same nutritional value as a regular meal, but in a form that allows residents to maintain independence and dignity.
How does Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
Family care meetings or communication via phone or text dependent on family preference. The Sagely Family App and Facebook page also keep family members informed on events and activities.
Describe the neighborhood around Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Arbor Terrace is located in Waugh Chapel, which features a selection of shops, services and entertainment including big box retailers, restaurants and a movie theater
Is Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
Residents choose the hospital they want to use. We do not have an affiliation.
Services and Amenities of Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- 2-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
- Studio Apartments
- Resident Capacity: 84
- Minimum Age: 55
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
- Licenses: AL- Level 3
- State Licenses: Pending
About Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel
Arbor Terrace Waugh Chapel gives residents the freedom to do what they want to do, when they want to do it. Independent, assisted living—we don’t believe in labels. Instead, we believe in giving seniors the best services, and care no matter what you need. Our location near incredible shopping and restaurants our onsite experiences make it easy for you or someone you love to continue living life to the fullest.
What Makes Us Special
We offer two different neighborhoods of memory support. Bridges is for early dementia. This is for those that live in assisted living, but may not be able to enjoy all activities due to memory issues. We also offer our Evergreen neighborhood for those with advanced dementia. Our no-label neighborhood is built with today’s senior in mind that does not want any limitations they have to define them! We are here to provide care and support to make you feel like you again.