Questions about Golden Age Home Assisted Living
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Golden Age Home Assisted Living. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
79 years young is the average age of our residents.
What programs or activities does Golden Age Home Assisted Living offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We have bi-monthly trips to the store, monthly lunch clubs to local restaurants as well as daily activities.
What transportation services does Golden Age Home Assisted Living offer to assisted living residents?
We have a bus that can take residents to medical appointments within a 60-mile radius with advance notice.
What makes the chef or dining program at Golden Age Home Assisted Living exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
In addition to our 3 delicious meals a day, we also offer a salad bar at lunch time and a soup appetizer for dinner. There are 2 main dish choices at both lunch and dinner.
What safety features or security measures does Golden Age Home Assisted Living offer to assisted living residents?
All residents wear a lifeline button in order to call for help whenever they need it.
How does Golden Age Home Assisted Living keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
Via phone calls from the personal care attendants as well as emails from the Resident Care Manager.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Golden Age Home Assisted Living during daytime and nighttime hours?
This varies with the number of residents and the level of care that is required for the current residents.
If Golden Age Home Assisted Living accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Residents may have small pets as long as they are able to care for the pet themselves. The pet may join their owner within the building on a leash; however, they are not allowed in the dining room. We also have a lovely gazebo garden area that pets may enjoy.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Golden Age Home staff receives monthly training in a variety of caregiving skills ranging from fire prevention to fall prevention as well as ongoing Alzheimer and dementia training.
What safety features or security measures does Golden Age Home Assisted Living provide to protect residents who wander?
Golden Age Home is not a secured facility. We do have lifeline call buttons for all residents; however, this facility is not appropriate for someone who is exit seeking.