The Lakes at Jefferson
Offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, and Continuing Care Communities
Reviews of The Lakes at Jefferson
Independent Living Reviews for The Lakes at Jefferson
September 06, 2021
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Questions about The Lakes at Jefferson
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at The Lakes at Jefferson. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Our population consist of those 55 years of age and above. Our residents enjoy the beautiful amenities we offer and active activities department .
What programs or activities does The Lakes at Jefferson offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We offer outings, Sit n'fit, Chair yoga, card club, weekly crafts, travel club, and so much more. Our community hosts many community events, such as live bands, markets and local food vendors.
What places are near The Lakes at Jefferson or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
We are seated on 24 acres of beautiful country! No need to leave the facility we offer a movie theatre, gym and full-service beauty salon right on the campus. We are also only 6 miles from the heart of Hermitage and Mercer.
What transportation services does The Lakes at Jefferson offer to assisted living residents?
We offer complimentary transportation in our new Lakes Bus, The Jefferson!
What makes the chef or dining program at The Lakes at Jefferson exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Our Chef and team prepare every meal fresh. There's a daily homemade soup, and several alternatives to choose from if the Chef's choice for the day isn't to your liking.
What safety features or security measures does The Lakes at Jefferson offer to assisted living residents?
We offer every resident a call pendant to wear/carry. Our security system is a comfort to our residents and family, knowing we take every measure to keep them safe.
How does The Lakes at Jefferson keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
Our Personal Care staff, Wellness Director and Administrator will notify you via telephone with any changes to loved one such as medication change, health concerns, etc.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at The Lakes at Jefferson during daytime and nighttime hours?
Our wellness director is on call 24/7 as well as our Medical Director. We staff based on census to give everyone the care that they need!
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Our staff receives quarterly training as well as monthly in-services.
Describe the overall population of independent living residents at The Lakes at Jefferson. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Our Population is 55 plus. They enjoy weekly exercise programs, activities held throughout the day, outings on "Jefferson".
What places are nearby for independent living residents to enjoy?
Our residents are able to drive to the nearest dollar store which is less than 3 miles away, Hermitage 6 miles away, or can accompany us on an outing.
What are some recent off-site events that the community activity director at The Lakes at Jefferson has organized?
Weekly trips to the Buhl Club for Silver Sneakers and several outings based on where the residents want to go!
What transportation services does The Lakes at Jefferson offer to independent living residents?
You may bring your own vehicle and park in your designated parking areas or the Lakes bus is also available!
What makes the chef or dining program at The Lakes at Jefferson exceptional? What kind of menu can independent living residents expect?
Our Chef and team prepare food fresh. We offer homemade soup each day and a menu with several options to choose from.
What common areas are available for independent living residents?
We offer a Library, Movie theatre, Hair salon, Bistro, Grand patio, Covered patio, and an activity area. Oh, don't forget about our fishing pond and bocce court.
What safety features or security measures does The Lakes at Jefferson offer to independent living residents?
We offer video monitoring of outdoor and common areas in the Independent Living Community.
Does The Lakes at Jefferson work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?
We could assist with setting up these services with the residents' choice of Home Health or caregiver services.
What safety features or security measures does The Lakes at Jefferson provide to protect residents who wander?
We do not accept residents who wander at this time, though we are currently reviewing options for this need.
Costs for The Lakes at Jefferson
Services and Amenities of The Lakes at Jefferson
- All Inclusive Rent
- Assisted Living Starting At: $2800/month
- Independent Living Starting At: $1800/month
- Continuing Care Retirement Community Starting At: $1800/month
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: Yes
- Studio Apartments
- Resident Parking
- Resident Capacity: 91
- Respite Care
- Minimum Age: 55
- Pets: No Pets Allowed
- State Licenses: 451510 - PERSONAL CARE HOMES
About The Lakes at Jefferson
The Lakes at Jefferson is a premier facility offering Independent Living and Personal Care. The Lakes at Jefferson was constructed from the ground up and opened in May of 2017. On the ground floor it houses 22 independent living apartments, each with a fully equipped kitchenette and private bathroom, and on the second floor, 43 personal care studios that are staffed 24-hours a day by a fully trained personal care staff. The grounds feature 24 picturesque acres of woods and fields, with 2 lakes, a fishing pond, a koi pond, and a large patio with fire pit. Independent living residents have full access to their apartments from the parking area and patio via private entrances.
The Personal Care floor is fully staffed to offer as much or as little care as a resident may want or need, at NO ADDITIONAL COST FOR LEVELS OF CARE. In addition, we have a licensed Nurse on call 24 hours a day. Our dedicated staff helps residents enjoy their greatest level of independence. Friends and family are always welcome and a full schedule of daily activities is offered. All activities are designed to meet each individual’s needs based on interests, physical and emotional needs, and daily schedule. Examples include but are not limited to religious services, outside recreation, community entertainer visits, word and memory games, exercise programs, arts and crafts, music, sports, pet therapy, and bingo. Family members are invited to join in on any activities.
Our two dining rooms offer delicious meals prepared daily by our award-winning in-house chefs. Menus are provided daily with multiple options to give everyone a choice they will like. Residents are encouraged to join together in the dining rooms for meals but in-room meal service is also offered. Independent Living residents are able to cook in their rooms, which include a refrigerator and microwave, and electric skillets and hot plates are allowed.
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