Questions about Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit
Describe the overall population of independent living residents at Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Our residents here at SSL of Lee's Summit are an active group of seniors. Whether they chose to live here because they need a place that provides some daily helps, Cleaning, Cooking, Transportation a Social environment, or they just want to be free from the care of maintaining a home and all the work that goes with it, they know they've found a special place. Medium age is around 82, but we have folks in their 50's all the way up to the century mark! They are people who may not be able to do all the things they used to do, but still want to be in an Independent living situation. The motto is "do as much for yourself as long as you can for yourself"! So many things to get involved in here. Men's pool league, Wii bowling, bingo three nights a week... 4 to 6 activities on the calendar every day!
What places are nearby for independent living residents to enjoy?
Several new shopping districts as well as the historic downtown area are very close. We have a Walmart right next door! And the Lee's Summit Parks and Recreation award wining Legacy park recreational center is a short drive for our bus away.
What are some recent off-site events that the community activity director at Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit has organized?
Monthly outings to restaurants, theaters, as well as "surprise bus outings' are well attended.
What transportation services does Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit offer to independent living residents?
Our bus is free to use for our residents and will go up to 15 miles to get them to doctor apt's., professional visits or just out for a shopping excursions.
What makes the chef or dining program at Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit exceptional? What kind of menu can independent living residents expect?
Our menu has different selections daily as well as some that are "Always Available" Freshly prepared nutritious fine dinning experience for all three meals everyday is what our residents really enjoy. If you can't make up your mind, Chef Michaels "Signature Fried Chicken is a daily lunchtime favorite!
What common areas are available for independent living residents?
Our activity room is the hub of things going on. Something is either going on our getting ready to start. Just check with our full time vibrant life director, Theresa. She will get you involved! We also have fitness equipment that is very senior friendly. Our library has over 3,000 books to browse and check out. There's a Billiards lounge, community puzzle always in the works, or if you just want to take it easy, plant yourself in one of our many old time rocking chairs on our "front porch"!
What safety features or security measures does Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit offer to independent living residents?
All of our residents receive a "Great Call" two way communicating, with GPS emergency call system. The most advanced on the market!
If Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
We are a pet friendly community. Because they are part of the family! We have a lot of green space for dogs to run or just take them on a walk around our concreate pathway that circles our entire community.
Does Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?
Although we are a Independent Living Community, we do have a 2nd party home duty personal care company onsite that has a daily presence in our building. They are a very helpful way to minimize the costs when compared to a full Assisted Living Facility. Here you only pay for the personal care you need! It can save thousands!