East Ridge Residence

Offers Assisted Living and Independent Living

34 Reviews
1417 North Mack Smith Road, East Ridge, TN 37412
Call (800) 385-2527
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Assisted Living Reviews for East Ridge Residence

April 25, 2016

By Mark122055650

I visited this facility

The room and food at East Ridge Residence are very good. They have plenty of activities, like bingo. The dining area looked very clean and very nice.

March 14, 2016

By redcardinal

I am/was a resident of this facility

Spring is here at the "Happy" Place"! You can be as busy as you would like to be! Activities galore such as bingo, playing cards, popcorn and a movie. We have a wonderful beauty salon and 5 star dining. Resident Family swim day opens our pool with a cookout and to close the pool for the season we have a great Luau! Oh, there is so much more! I have lived here 4 years and enjoying the easy life. Stop by and see Us!

January 31, 2016

By Delightful011

I visited this facility

I visited this community and was very impressed! Caring staff....ready to help if needed. Very clean and happy atmosphere! I would not hesitate for one second to recommend someone to live at this facility!

January 12, 2016

By A Happy Daughter

I am a friend or relative of resident

I stayed at the residence guest apartment for a week at Christmas time. I had so much fun, as did my parents. There are so many games and activities. The residents are both physically and mentally active. The staff were always respectful, kind, and compassionate. I would enjoy living here, I did enjoy it.

December 19, 2015

By cmantey

I am a friend or relative of resident

A great place at a reasonable price! Honest, caring, helpful staff makes East Ridge Residence a good, safe place for older adults. They offer housekeeping and medical services. Their many activities bring East Ridge residents great opportunity for social interaction. A Great safe place, at a Great price! Cheryl

December 16, 2015


I visited this facility

Wonderful facility with caring staff.

November 10, 2015

By rookpro

I am/was a resident of this facility

What's so great about retirement? Moving to East Ridge Residence! Living here is a blessing in disguise. Every employee is thoughtful, friendly, and helpful to everyone here. Rest, relax, and enjoy the atmosphere. I'm so glad I moved back here. I feel safe around such capable people. Yes, this is a 5+ star place and more to live. Pat Almany

April 20, 2015

By John84327250

I visited this facility

My daughter and I went to East Ridge Residence to look at it. They were at the lower part of the cost factor. As for activities, they were set up where they had a music stand where musicians could come in and play one day a month. Their hostess was very knowledgeable, but she was rather young. She did her best to show us around. She kind of apologized for the fact that the facility had been an old motel. They have an outdoor type of thing with a roof over and raised on four feet above the yard like a band stand where entertainers could perform from there, and people could sit around the pool in the summertime and enjoy that. It was lunch, so they offered a couple of different choices. We had a nice lunch. There was cafeteria type of thing where they take your order, and you can get some soup and get some tea or coffee and bring them back to your table.

July 28, 2014

By Beverlie

I am a friend or relative of resident

Went to visit a friend and have lunch with them, and from the moment I walked in the door, I was greeted like I was an old friend. Had a wonderful lunch, which was very good, talked with other residence, and was told how much the enjoyed living here, and of all the activites that they have planned. One was telling me about karaoke nite, and what a blast it was just to have fun. I know my friend loves it here, and with all they have to offer I know I would too.

July 27, 2014

By StaceyF

I visited this facility

As a health care professional who has provided care in this community for many years, this is the perfect environment for the aging senior. Friendly, knowledgeable, and caring staff available at all times. Additional health related services accessible on site allows living independently possible for many seniors.

July 24, 2014

By BJGossett

I am/was a resident of this facility

Having OP/TP on site is very very helpful. They will come to the apartment if need be. Also, it is very convinent to have an on site Dr. to come to the apartment. I appreciate the "check in" system that we have every morning to see that we are doing well. This is a wonderful place to live!

July 21, 2014

By Mary Jennings

I am/was a resident of this facility

Like the activities provided for us to do. Housekeeping is very good and nice. I like having the option to use the Driver we have on staff to take me to the doctor or pick up prescriptions for me. I feel very secure living at East Ridge Residence. Carol and Crystal are always pleasant and helpful.

July 21, 2014

By KrFriend

I am a friend or relative of resident

I have visited East Ridge Residence numerous times (several times a month) over the past few years. This center and its staff has always been warm, caring, & super helpful. There is a friendly, family feeling when you come through the front door. The management staff has a "make it happen" attitude. (I overheard one of the residents call it this and I agree 100%)! They are willing to listen to your needs and do everything they can to "make it happen." In the past year or so they have added some new services which are wonderful and make it possible for residents to stay in their home there much longer. They now have occupational therapy, speech therapy, and physical therapy located right inside their building. Also home health, a geriatric doctor, and help with medications and dressing/bathing if needed. If you are looking for a safe, happy place to live (or for your family member to live), I can highly recommend East Ridge Residence.

March 28, 2014

By Caring80311550

I am a friend or relative of a resident

My brother is in East Ridge Senior Center because we know someone who has a relative there, and it is convenient for him. It has a very friendly and cordial staff. The facility looks clean and neat. It looks nice. It has a nice dining room with a salad bar. My brother's apartment is quite large with a large bedroom, and can accommodate someone with a wheelchair, though he doesn’t have one.

February 21, 2014

By Sylvia S

I am a friend or relative of resident

About 2-3 years ago, our family decided our Mother needed to check into moving to an environment that would better suit her needs for a lady of her age. We visited many places here in town and decided that we liked East Ridge Residence - due to location, prices, etc. Mother moved in and we have not been disappointed. The care, concern and helpfulness of the staff is great. I have personally told many people about the food - it is way above anything that many other places have to offer. The specialty buffets for occasions during the year (Easter, Mothers Day, et.) are unbelieveable. Not only are they beautiful in appearance but the food is outstanding. The premises are kept in good order and maintained well for the residents. There are many things offered to the residents if they chose to involve themselves. There are games, entertainment for the residents and many activities. Also, they attend lunches, plays, etc. off the premises with transportation to and from the event. We would highly recommend East Ridge Residence to anyone interested in moving there and becoming a part of their community.

January 12, 2014

By Marie29

I visited this facility

I liked East Ridge Retirement Center because of their amenities. To me, the place is very nice. The people are nice and the lady who showed me around was very nice.

December 24, 2013

By Longtime friend of ERR

I am a friend or relative of resident

I have visited this community an average of 3xweek for approximately 5 years. While I am a healthcare provider, I am not an employee there nor do I provide professional services to anyone in that community. I can, however, tell you with the utmost confidence that this is a warm, friendly community with a happy atmosphere. The staff is caring, loving, and gentle with the residents. The place is very clean -- never seen it anywhere near dirty. Particularly this time of year, the seasonal decorations are awesome and the place looks beautiful! It's a GREAT year-round home for any senior looking for a safe, clean, happy environment!

December 20, 2013

By Stephanie19

I visited this facility

East Ridge Residence was not clean and the hallways smelled. They had several leaks and there were carpets in the hallways that were wet. They offered my mother a place for $1000/month but she declined because the atmosphere was depressing. The staff were good but it was not somewhere she wanted to live.

October 09, 2013

By TrudySmith

I am/was a resident of this facility

They are good to us here. A good place to live. We have a lot of activities. Will keep you busy if you want to be busy. I feel very secure living here. We have a check in system so the staff knows we are ok every morning. I am proud that we have housekeeping. I would recommend anyone to this facility.

October 08, 2013

By JCearley

I am a friend or relative of resident

First thing I notice is the friendliness of the front desk employees. This facility is attractive and clean. Residents that I've been involved with have been happy living there. There are a lot of things for them to do - bingo, music, crafts, going out to eat , shopping and more. A plus for them now is they have on site physical therapy.

October 03, 2013

By MrDavidS

I am/was a resident of this facility

Its friendly place to be and safe environment. Food is excellent. Employees are extra good to the residence.

October 03, 2013

By MrsBettyP

I am/was a resident of this facility

I have been here 3 years and it is a wonderful place! They are good to us. we have good food and clean place. We have good housekeeping that keeps our place clean and they are just wonderful to us. We will be glad to have you.

October 03, 2013

By MrsLillian

I am/was a resident of this facility

Best place there is in town! Staff is friendly, kind and nice to us. Food is good, always something available for activities.

October 03, 2013

By drfriend

I am a friend or relative of resident

I visit East Ridge frequently. It is a great atmosphere and the meals are delicious. The people who live there are friendly and the people who work there seem to really care about everyone. They know everyone's name.
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Independent Living Reviews for East Ridge Residence

November 16, 2015


I am/was a resident of this facility

before I lived here, I rented a reg. apartment...but like that my housekeeing and meals are provided...I've lived here for over 3 years and like it

July 26, 2015

By lwblaylock

I am a friend or relative of resident

Our mother had lost her husband in 2005 and was living alone at the home they had shared. She was lonely and got out seldom. She finally had to quit driving and so she had to depend on some of her family members to take her everywhere she went. We did some research and found East Ridge Residence to be well suited to her needs. We put in She loves it there! She has all the independence she had before in her home plus she has made many friends at the residence. She plays bingo, cards, etc and socializes daily with her friends and with all the employees of the facility who treat her like family. She enjoys the many good foods they serve there and she doesn't have to cook at all. She goes to the onsite beauty parlor every week to get her hair fixed just as she did when she lived at her former home. They have parties for the residents that she enjoys and dinners on special occasions for her and her whole family. They have arranged transportation for the residents and doctors that come there in case of need. They have a swimming pool for the residents and their families to enjoy in the summer. I can't say enough good things about the facility. We are very pleased with this facility and it eases our minds about her safety and well being. We are so glad we placed her there and she is perfectly happy. We encourage all of older relatives to check out the facility for their future home.
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