Questions about River Point of Kerrville
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at River Point of Kerrville. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
The age ranges of our residents are 68 to 98 years young. They enjoy going out to eat or to local events. Our community hosts many events onsite the residents enjoy.
What programs or activities does River Point of Kerrville offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We host a variety of events in our community from Painting with a Purpose, to enjoying Texas Music Heritage Musicians, to Wine and Cheese Fridays.With COVID in mind, we still hold numerous events but we now conduct things differently by implementing social distancing protocols. Safety First!
What places are near River Point of Kerrville or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Our community is located on the beautiful walking trail that parallels the Guadalupe River. We are also about 2miles from center of town where all the exciting things happen.
What transportation services does River Point of Kerrville offer to assisted living residents?
Our community shuttle is available throughout the week to take residents around the community to local venues with social distancing and doctors appointments.
What safety features or security measures does River Point of Kerrville offer to assisted living residents?
Enclosed courtyard with access only via indoor areas and all exterior doors are locked at night. No one may enter our community without us knowing.
How does River Point of Kerrville keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
The staff stays in contact with the families regularly to keep them abreast of changing health concerns. Through partnerships with local medical providers, there is a focus on ensuring residents' health is at the highest optimal ability.
If River Point of Kerrville accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Many of our residents care for their animals in their apartments. Dogs and cats are welcome in our community.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Our community holds ongoing training that covers various aspects of topics that will deepen their empathetic skills and ensure that they understand use the information they receive. Our leaders lead by example in the areas of these trainings.
What safety features or security measures does River Point of Kerrville provide to protect residents who wander?
We have a secure neighborhood of apartments for residents who needs additional safety measures in place. The time may come for a resident in the Assisted Living neighborhood to transition to our Memory Care community. This is done with ease due to the similarities in the setting and seeing the same staff work with them.
What programs or activities does River Point of Kerrville offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
We participate with Sagely programs, who curates our activities right down to all the components needed to complete the activity.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
Our nurse is always on hand as well as the physicians who frequent our community. We conduct assessments as needed but at least every 90 days.
What techniques does River Point of Kerrville use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
Verbal cuing, physical cuing and visual cuing. We also implement a variety of tools our residents need to encourage independence
How does River Point of Kerrville keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
Our caring staff members reach out to families on a regular basis even if it's just to check in.
Describe the neighborhood around River Point of Kerrville. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Same as our AL neighborhood, right on the river trail of the Guadalupe river.
Is River Point of Kerrville affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
Peterson is nearby and always a help when needed.