Assisted living provides housing, personalized care, and support with activities of daily living for seniors who want to maintain an active, independent lifestyle. Most older adults experience a high quality of life in assisted living, where they frequently enjoy opportunities for socialization, transportation services, and numerous amenities.
Although the services and amenities vary depending on the community, you can expect to find many similarities. Here are some of the most common services and amenities in assisted living communities today.
What Care Services Are Offered in Assisted Living?
Assisted living care is usually available around the clock, but most assistance is generally provided during the daytime hours. Staff is on hand to support residents with many of life’s daily tasks, including:
- Medication management
What Amenities Can I Expect to Find in Assisted Living Communities?
Assisted living communities offer a wide range of features and amenities to encourage purposeful and engaging living. Residents typically enjoy several on-site conveniences, including chef-prepared meals, housekeeping and linen services, and scheduled transportation.
Here are additional amenities you can expect in assisted living:
- 24/7 emergency assistance
- Grab-and-go snacks and beverages
- Maintenance services
- Fitness center with exercise classes
- Hair salon
- Art studio
- Community gardens
- Movie theater
- Common room for live entertainment, speakers, and special events
- Restaurant-style dining
Full schedule of activity programs, classes, and events
What Living Options Will I Have in Assisted Living?
Assisted living accommodations can range from studio to two-bedroom apartments. Most suites are private, but shared suites are available in some assisted living communities.
Many assisted living apartments are fully furnished, but some communities may require or encourage you to bring your own furniture. You’ll want to have meaningful items from home, like photos, artwork, scrapbooks, souvenirs, or your favorite blanket or cozy chair.
You can expect to discover the following features in assisted living housing:
- Spacious, accessible floor plans
- Private bathroom
- Emergency call button for 24/7 assistance
- Motion-activated lighting
- Built-in grab bars
- Pull-down shower seats
- Handheld showerheads
Residents and their families alike can enjoy the benefits of assisted living. With daily needs met by the community, there’s less stress on caregivers and more free time for both seniors and their loved ones.
Life at Sonrisa Assisted Living
If you’re looking at options for senior living, we invite your family to visit Sonrisa Assisted Living, designed to support your loved ones to live their highest quality of life.
We offer studio and one-bedroom private apartments for our assisted living residents as well as private or shared memory care suites for those living with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia.
Our memory care residents are cared for by our compassionate and specially trained team — who meet them wherever they are in their journey with patience and kindness. The residents also have access to customized activities, programs, and an elevated secured courtyard.
Our amenities and services encourage our residents in assisted living to engage with others, remain as independent as possible, and be reassured that help is available whenever needed.
In addition to our personalized services, we offer:
- Assisted Living dining room, bistro and two sitting lounge/living room areas
- Memory Care living and dining room
- Elegantly designed common areas
- Fitness and wellness center with physical and occupational therapy room
- A commercial kitchen
- Barber and beauty salon in both assisted living and memory care areas
- 24-hour on-duty care staff
- Secured community
- Art room
- Multipurpose room
- Large state‐of‐the‐art theater
- A large secured Assisted Living and separate Memory Care courtyard with walking paths
- On‐grade parking for immediate use of visitors and staff
- Dog Park
If your family is considering retirement living, we hope you will visit Sonrisa Assisted Living. We are a trusted resource and are here to answer any questions. Contact us today to learn more and schedule a tour.
You may also download our complimentary brochure to get additional details about Sonrisa Assisted Living.