The Residence at Logan
Offers Independent Living
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April 25, 2018
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Questions about The Residence at Logan
Describe the overall population of independent living residents at The Residence at Logan. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Our age demographic is 55 years old plus. Our average age is 75 to 85 years old although we have residents in their 90s. Our seniors are vibrant and active. Some of our residents have walkers or other assistance devices. Some of the activities our residents enjoy are bingo, baking, arts and crafts, attending outside events and cultural activities, Silver Sneakers, luaus and Jazz concerts.
What places are nearby for independent living residents to enjoy?
We are located in Bethel Park, PA which is highly populated with access to shopping, restaurants and cultural opportunities. We are minutes away from Caste Village and South Hills Village and Galleria. Our complimentary transportation allows our residents to take advantage of all of the opportunities in the South Hills and surrounding communities. We regularly take our residents to the mall, grocery shopping, to the pharmacy, breakfasts at local restaurants, doctors offices, Target and Walmart to name a few.
What are some recent off-site events that the community activity director at The Residence at Logan has organized?
We have gone to the Casino, downtown Pittsburgh for the Symphony, the South Hills Village, South Park Theatre and to local Farmers Market. We took our residents to Oglebay to see the Christmas lights. We have taken our residents to the Meadows. We have gone out to breakfasts and have gone out shopping in the local malls and shops. We have had trips to the Tangier Outlet mall. We have taken our residents to local church events and to the YMCA.Because we understand the importance of transportation to keep active and engaged, transportation services are included in your monthly rent. We have both a small vehicle for transporting to doctor appointments or errands and we also have a van to take groups of our residents to the theatre or community outings. Our transportation services include transportation to doctor appointments which we will both drive and pick up. We will drive our residents to church services on Sundays or church gatherings
What transportation services does The Residence at Logan offer to independent living residents?
Because we understand the importance of transportation to keep active and engaged, transportation services are included in your monthly rent. We have both a small vehicle for transporting to doctor appointments or errands and we also have a van to take groups of our residents to the theatre or community outings. Our transportation services include transportation to doctor appointments which we will both drive and pick up to give peace of mind to both the resident and their family members. We will drive our residents to church services on Sundays or church gatherings so they remain close to their support systems.
What makes the chef or dining program at The Residence at Logan exceptional? What kind of menu can independent living residents expect?
The Residence at Logan is proud to offer our Signature Dining Program. We believe that dining is one of the most important aspects in a resident life. In addition to our 3 meals daily served restaurant style, we offer 24-hour access to our Grab and Go which is located in our Sweetbay Cafe and Bistro. This is stocked with fresh salads, soups, sandwiches, bagels, and meals which can be heated in our Bistro or taken back to the apartment. We also offer our All-Day Cafe which provides cookies, pastries, fruit, coffee, tea and hot chocolate. Our Chef prepares meals daily from scratch and uses locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Our Signature Dining Program also includes monthly Candlelight Dinners where we turn the lights down and decorate with candles. Residents get dressed up and we have entertainment. We serve special meals including wine and appetizers. We also do monthly Theme Dinners to keep eating a fun and nutritious event.
What common areas are available for independent living residents?
We have many common areas that and we encourage our residents to invite friends and family to enjoy these common spaces. Outside your apartment door is a variety of common areas to enjoy and to help our residents keep active and socializing. We have a Billiards Room with a pool table and table shuffle board where you will find our residents competing in billiards. We have a Pub which can be reserved for private dining with family and friends for special occasions. We have a state-of-the-art Fitness Center where our residents can walk on a treadmill or use the free weights to remain strong. Our Beauty/Barber Salon and Day Spa is an area where our residents can get hair cuts and sets and even manicures and pedicures. We have a beautiful Library and Computer Center with two computer stations with access to Wi-Fi.. Additionally we also have an outside Courtyard and Gazebo, a Non Denominational Chapel and a bright and airy activities room with a full kitchen.
What safety features or security measures does The Residence at Logan offer to independent living residents?
We have live-in managers who are accessible 24/7 for any unforeseen emergencies. Each bathroom is equipped with grab bars and step-in showers. Additionally, we have pull cords in the bathroom, bedroom and living area that gives access to our 24-hour Emergency Call System. We have security cameras inside and outside and doors are locked every evening for another layer of security. We also provide complementary safety pendants for each resident that immediate alerts a live-in manager if triggered.
If The Residence at Logan accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
The Residence at Logan is located in a quiet, residential area away from busy highways so our residents can have peace of mind knowing they can walk their dogs safely. We have plenty of grass and wooded areas for walking dogs around our community.
Does The Residence at Logan work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?
Enhanced Services Program Logan encourages continued independence, however, we understand that some of our residents may need a little help with daily activities. We offer our residents our Enhanced Services Program; a solution that provides the perfect balance between independence and assistance with daily living. The Residence at Logan has partnered with third party providers who are able to provide a variety of in-home health services from which you can choose. These services may include: • Assistance with medications • Home health aide services including bathing, grooming, dressing and personal hygiene • Physical therapy and rehabilitation • Occupational and speech therapy • In house escort services and escort services outside of the community • These providers will design an individualized program in accordance with your needs. Such services are contracted by you directly for a fee and will allow you to remain at The Residence at Logan even when your needs may change.
Costs for The Residence at Logan
Services and Amenities of The Residence at Logan
- All Inclusive Rent
- Entry Fee
- Independent Living Starting At: $2600/month
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- 2-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: We Do Offer Companion Suites.
- Studio Apartments
- Minimum Age: 55
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
About The Residence at Logan
Enjoy active adult retirement living at the Residence at Logan. The Residence at Logan is designed for seniors who want to maintain their independence but enjoy the many resort-like amenities and services offered to make life easier. Our residents have all of the comforts of home with the freedom and flexibility to participate in as much activities and socialization as desired.
Programs and Services:
- Sweetbay Signature Dining Program
- Sweetbay Café and Bistro
- 24-hour monitoring and live-in managers
- Transportation services to appointments, events and shopping
- Paid utilities including cable and wi-fi
- Weekly Housekeeping and Linen Services
- Sweetbay Adventures Lifestyles Program
- Sweetbay SeniorFit Program with access to our Logan
- Fitness Center
- Concierge services
- Billiards Room and pub
- Sweetbay Salon
- Sweetbay Sundries Shop
- Beautifully and professionally manicured outdoor grounds including our Courtyard
- A full-time Program Director to plan activities and outside excursions
- Non-denominational Chapel
- Library and Computer Center with computer stations and
- All-day Sweetbay Refreshment Center – beverage, snack and fruit available complementary 24-hours-a-day
- No long term lease commitments
- Pet Friendly
- Weekly Housekeeping & Linen Service
- 24-Hour Monitoring and Live-In Managers
- Sweetbay Seniorfit Program
- Sweetbay Adventures Lifestyle Program
What Makes Us Special
Residents and family members will have peace of mind knowing that Logan has a 24-hour monitoring of our residents in case of any unforeseen emergencies. Our live-in managers are available 7 days-per-week, 24 hours-a-day to handle emergencies, inquiries or maintenance issues.