Questions about Auburn Heights Senior Care
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Auburn Heights Senior Care. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Our residents range in age here! Late 50's to mid 90's. Since we have a broad range of ages we like to make sure our daily activities bring smiles! You will see different arts and crafts, musicians, special guests, and animals come and visit. Rarely a dull moment. If we do have down time, we enjoy a good generational movie or quiet time on the patio.
What programs or activities does Auburn Heights Senior Care offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We live all around balanced lives here at Auburn Heights. We start by ensuring we are serving nutritious yet enjoyable meals along with snacks throughout the day. We have our weekly well being checks with our local health provider. Dog therapy has been a huge hit as well! We also promote exercise here! Finding fun ways to move about like bowling, treasure hunts outside, or getting out for the local festivals, and corn hole are a few samples of how we like to move and grove!
What places are near Auburn Heights Senior Care or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
We have a great local coffee house next door! Iron Grind has some amazing brews, teas, pastries, and ice cream! There is also two pubs within walking distance that are favorites! O's bar and grill and the Auburn Hotel have some amazing local flavor and great atmosphere.
What transportation services does Auburn Heights Senior Care offer to assisted living residents?
We do not provide transportation. But don't fret, we can find the right resources to assist anyone from getting here to there!
What makes the chef or dining program at Auburn Heights Senior Care exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Can you say variety? We stay away from processed foods. SO a variety of comfort foods with fish, chicken, and beef are served throughout the week. We love incorporating vegetables, and fresh fruits as well. Don't worry, we also realize the importance of caving into a sweet temptation and offer homemade sweets too!
How does Auburn Heights Senior Care keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
We encourage weekly phone calls/video chats to speak with your loved on. We also are active on social media, sharing pictures of activities residents are participating in. On a quarterly basis, we send out a newsletter. If there are any changes in your loved ones condition, the POA is notified immediately.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Auburn Heights Senior Care during daytime and nighttime hours?
Our staff to resident ratio during the day is 1:4 and 1:10 during nighttime hours.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
We have a biweekly training schedule for our staff that includes dementia training, first aid, diabetes and other topics that are relevant to their function as a caregiver.
Does Auburn Heights Senior Care work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?
Yes, we have various agencies, from palliative, hospice, health care, podiatry that come into our home to care for our residents.