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Assisted Living Reviews for Brooklyn Pointe
September 07, 2020
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Memory Care Reviews for Brooklyn Pointe
August 25, 2020
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Questions about Brooklyn Pointe
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Brooklyn Pointe. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Brooklyn Pointe has AL and MC residents. Overall, the residents are very active, love to go out to eat, shop, and have entertainment come in the community. The average age is late 70's/early 80's. They love good food, to socialize and enjoy each other. Themed happy hour is a big hit, from Jimmy Buffett, Elvis' blue suede shoes, with strawberry daiquiris and pina coladas.
What programs or activities does Brooklyn Pointe offer to enrich residents' well-being?
Several programs are offered at Brooklyn Pointe for the residents and families. Garden and planting parties, using herbs the residents' planted for anytime dining from our own greenhouse, local author book signings, chair yoga, tai chi, lunch outings, movies and popcorn, outdoor grilling and summer fun games in the courtyard, sock hops and dances, and so much more.
What places are near Brooklyn Pointe or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Marc's grocery store, Lowe's, AMC movie theatre, Bed, bath and Beyond, Rocknies restaurant, Texas Roadhouse, McDonalds, Applebees, Aspen dental, Ashley furniture, Starbucks, Baskin Robbins and several others.
What transportation services does Brooklyn Pointe offer to assisted living residents?
Transportation is offered to all residents of Brooklyn Pointe for any/all doctor's appointments within a 10 mile radius at no charge. Appointments outside of 10 miles, will have a charge if family/friends cannot transport. Also, lunch outtings, shopping, hair appointments, etc are all provided to the residents as well, within the same 10 mile radius.
What makes the chef or dining program at Brooklyn Pointe exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
The executive chef at Brooklyn Pointe has years of experience and has anytime dining for all residents. All three meals have an alternative list, other than the 2 entrees served daily for lunch and dinner so you can always have what you want. Every month, a food committee meeting brings together the residents, families and dietary department to make any and all changes to the menu to cater to the residents' preferences. Polish, Italian, American and other ethnic food is served to meet the population of the area. Homemade, specialty desserts are served every day to enhance the main meals. The executive chef and cooks come out during all meals to make sure everything is prepared to the liking of each, individual resident.
What safety features or security measures does Brooklyn Pointe offer to assisted living residents?
Brooklyn Pointe has exceptional associates who receive ongoing, monthly training to enhance their ability to support all of the needs of the residents. Each care partner, licensed nurse, and manager has a handheld, portable, two-way radio to communicate with each other, along with a pager system that alerts them when a resident uses their call system pendant. Also, all exterior doors are locked 24 hours per day, other than the front entrance, which is locked at 8pm. Awake associates are on duty 24 hours per day to assist with any and all needs.
How does Brooklyn Pointe keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
Communication is key at Brooklyn Pointe. The Executive Director sends out a bi-monthly letter to residents and families informing them of any changes in associates, menus, programming, etc. Every month, there is a resident council, food council, and programming meeting that all residents/families are encouraged to attend. Voicing your likes and concerns keeps everyone in the know, which is best for all. Lastly, there is an open door policy that anytime there is a question or need, please go see the Executive Director or any member of management. And, the concierge is at the front desk to help in any way needed.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Brooklyn Pointe during daytime and nighttime hours?
Brooklyn Pointe meets and exceeds the state requirement staffing for Ohio. Based on the amount of residents and their needs, is how the community is staffed. Please visit with the Executive Director for an actual number of associates to resident ratio.
If Brooklyn Pointe accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Brooklyn Pointe loves pets. There are 2 courtyards for our 4 legged friends to enjoy, along with over 5 acres of land on both sides of the community for exercise and sunbathing. The entire community is surrounded by paved walkways and paved parking lots for exercise as well.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Associates receive initial training to meet and exceed the requirements of health care in Ohio, along with monthly inservices provided by the nurse in charge, Executive Director, Therapy in Motion, Home Health agencies, and several other services we partner with to provide the most informed associates possible.
Costs for Brooklyn Pointe
Cost of Assisted Living
Services and Amenities of Brooklyn Pointe
- Rent Plus Care Fees
- Assisted Living Starting At: $3950/month
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- 2-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
- Studio Apartments
- Resident Capacity: 86
- Respite Care
- Minimum Age: 65
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
- State Licenses: Pending
About Brooklyn Pointe
Brooklyn Pointe is Brooklyn, Ohio's first and only senior living provider! This community will welcome Assisted Living and Memory Care residents and provide 24/7 on-site support.
What Makes Us Special
Out state of the art community features 24/7 on-site staff, beautiful courtyards, sun rooms, gathering places and activity areas. We will have a bus available for resident outings and appointments. The onsite chapel will provide opportunities for group worship and studies. This community also features large windows throughout to allow for optimum natural lighting.Get Costs