Northwood Assisted Living: Your Key to Comfortable Senior Living

Northwood Assisted Living

Northwood's Approach to Wellness

At Northwood, we believe wellness encompasses every aspect of a fulfilling life. It's not just about physical health, but also about nurturing the mind, fostering social connections, and finding purpose in each day. That's why our approach to wellness is holistic, focusing on each resident as an individual with unique needs and aspirations.

Our dedicated team works closely with residents and their families to create personalized wellness plans. These plans incorporate a wide range of activities and services designed to promote physical, emotional, social, and intellectual well-being. From fitness classes and nutritious meals to engaging social events and stimulating cognitive activities, we offer something for everyone.

We understand that staying active is crucial for maintaining physical health and independence. Our state-of-the-art fitness centers offer a variety of options, including group exercise classes, personalized training programs, and accessible equipment for all mobility levels. We also organize outings to local parks, walking trails, and other attractions, encouraging residents to enjoy the outdoors and stay connected to the community.

We recognize the importance of social interaction in overall well-being. Our vibrant communities provide ample opportunities for residents to connect with one another through shared meals, social gatherings, game nights, and outings. We also offer a variety of clubs, interest groups, and volunteer opportunities, allowing residents to pursue their passions and build meaningful relationships.

At Northwood, we are committed to providing a supportive and enriching environment where residents can thrive. Our holistic approach to wellness ensures that every aspect of our residents' lives is nurtured, empowering them to live each day to the fullest.

Personalized Care Plans

At Northwood, we understand that each resident is an individual with unique needs and preferences. That's why we create personalized care plans for every person who walks through our doors. Our dedicated team works closely with residents and their families to develop a plan that outlines their specific care requirements, preferences, and goals.

We take the time to understand your loved one's medical history, current health status, and any assistance they may need with daily living activities. Whether it's medication management, bathing, dressing, or mobility support, our compassionate caregivers are there to provide individualized attention and support. But it's not just about medical care at Northwood.

We believe in fostering a sense of community and purpose for our residents. That's why we offer a wide range of engaging activities and social programs tailored to their interests and abilities. From fitness classes and art therapy to outings and social gatherings, there's something for everyone at Northwood. We want our residents to live fulfilling lives filled with joy, purpose, and meaningful connections.

Medication Management

At Northwood, we understand that managing medications can become increasingly complex as we age. That's why we offer comprehensive medication management services to all our residents in our assisted living facilities. Our team of licensed nurses and trained caregivers work closely with residents, their families, and their physicians to ensure that medications are administered safely, effectively, and on time, every time.

We take a personalized approach to medication management, recognizing that each resident has unique needs. Our services include medication reminders, assistance with self-administration, and medication administration by our trained staff. We also provide medication ordering and delivery services, ensuring residents always have the medications they need when they need them.

Our team carefully monitors residents for any medication side effects or interactions, promptly reporting any concerns to their physician. We believe that proper medication management is crucial for maintaining overall health and well-being, and we are committed to providing our residents with the highest quality care in a safe and supportive environment.

On-Site Nursing Care

At Northwood, we understand that every resident has unique needs. That’s why we offer a range of on-site nursing care services to provide personalized support. Our team of registered nurses (RNs) and licensed practical nurses (LPNs) are available 24/7 to assist with medication management, wound care, chronic disease management, and other health-related needs. We work closely with residents, their families, and physicians to develop individualized care plans that promote well-being and independence. Our goal is to provide the highest quality nursing care in a compassionate and supportive environment. Whether residents require short-term assistance or ongoing support, our dedicated nursing staff is here to help them live their lives to the fullest.

Assistance with Daily Living

At Northwood, we understand that everyone's needs are unique. That's why we offer a personalized approach to assisted living. Our dedicated team works closely with each resident to create a tailored care plan that meets their specific needs and preferences. Whether it's help with bathing, dressing, or medication management, our compassionate caregivers are available 24/7 to provide assistance with the activities of daily living, allowing our residents to maintain their independence and dignity.

We believe that everyone deserves to live a fulfilling life, and our assisted living services are designed to support that goal.

Assisted Living Services

  • Bathing and grooming
  • Dressing
  • Medication management
  • Toileting
  • Mobility assistance
  • Meal preparation and dining

Amenities and Services

  • Housekeeping and laundry services
  • Social and recreational activities
  • Transportation services
  • 24-hour emergency care

At Northwood, we are committed to providing our residents with the highest quality of care and support. We believe that everyone deserves to live a life of dignity and respect, and we strive to create a warm and welcoming environment where our residents can thrive.

Healthy and Delicious Dining

At Northwood Assisted Living, we believe that healthy eating should also be delicious. Our dining experience is designed to nourish both body and soul. Our culinary team crafts meals using fresh, seasonal ingredients with a focus on providing a variety of flavors and textures to satisfy every palate.

We understand that dietary needs vary, and we cater to individual preferences and restrictions. Whether you're following a heart-healthy diet, managing diabetes, or have other dietary concerns, our team is here to accommodate your needs. We offer a range of menu options at every meal, ensuring there's always something appetizing and satisfying for everyone.

Dining at Northwood is more than just a meal, it's a social event. Residents gather in our welcoming dining room to enjoy each other's company and share stories over delicious food. Our staff is committed to creating a warm and inviting atmosphere where residents can relax, socialize, and savor every bite.

Fitness and Exercise Programs

At Northwood Assisted Living, we understand that staying active is key to maintaining independence and overall well-being.

Our fitness and exercise programs are designed to cater to the unique needs and abilities of our residents. Led by certified instructors, our classes provide a safe and supportive environment for seniors to engage in low-impact exercises, strength training, and flexibility routines.

We offer a variety of fitness options, including chair yoga, tai chi, water aerobics, and group fitness classes. These programs help improve balance, coordination, and range of motion, reducing the risk of falls and promoting mobility. Our team works closely with residents to develop personalized exercise plans that align with their fitness goals and any physical limitations they may have.

We believe that fitness should be an enjoyable experience. Our classes are social events where residents can connect, build friendships, and have fun while prioritizing their health. We encourage our residents to maintain an active lifestyle and experience the many benefits of regular exercise in a welcoming and supportive community.

Cognitive Health and Engagement

At Northwood, we understand that cognitive health is crucial for overall well-being, especially for seniors. Our assisted living communities are designed to promote cognitive fitness and engagement through a variety of stimulating activities and programs.

Our residents enjoy a diverse calendar of events, including brain games, art therapy, music therapy, and current events discussions. These activities are designed to challenge their minds, encourage social interaction, and foster a sense of purpose.

We also offer specialized programs for residents with cognitive impairments, such as Alzheimer's disease and dementia. These programs provide a supportive and structured environment that helps residents maintain their cognitive abilities for as long as possible.

Our team of compassionate caregivers is trained to recognize changes in cognitive function and provide personalized support. We work closely with residents and their families to develop care plans that address their unique needs and goals.

Social and Recreational Activities

At Northwood Assisted Living, we believe that staying active and engaged is key to a happy and fulfilling life. That's why we offer a wide range of social and recreational activities designed to appeal to a variety of interests and abilities. Whether you're looking to stay physically fit, explore a new hobby, or simply connect with others, we have something for you. Our residents can participate in fitness classes like yoga and tai chi, express their creativity through art and music programs, or join our walking club to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. We also organize regular outings to local attractions, such as museums, theaters, and shopping centers. Our dedicated activities team is always on hand to answer questions, offer suggestions, and help residents make the most of their leisure time. We understand that social connections are essential for well-being, which is why we create opportunities for residents to interact with one another and build meaningful relationships. Our communal spaces, such as the dining room, lounge, and activity room, provide comfortable and inviting settings for socializing, while our organized events, like game nights, movie screenings, and themed parties, offer fun and engaging ways to connect with fellow residents. At Northwood, we are committed to providing a vibrant and fulfilling lifestyle for our residents. Our social and recreational activities are just one of the many ways we strive to create a welcoming and supportive community where everyone feels valued and respected.

Emotional and Spiritual Support

At Northwood, we understand that emotional and spiritual well-being is just as important as physical health, especially during life's transitions. Our assisted living approach is designed to nurture the whole person, providing residents with a supportive and compassionate environment. Our team goes above and beyond to build meaningful relationships with each resident, taking the time to understand their unique needs, preferences, and life stories. We offer a variety of activities and programs that cater to different spiritual and emotional needs, from group meditation and religious services to one-on-one counseling and support groups. Our goal is to create a community where residents feel connected, valued, and at peace. We believe that by fostering emotional and spiritual well-being, we can empower our residents to live their lives to the fullest.

Transportation to Appointments

At Northwood, we understand that getting to appointments can be a challenge. That's why we offer convenient and reliable transportation services to our residents. Whether it's a doctor's appointment, a trip to the salon, or a visit with family and friends, our compassionate staff will get you there safely and comfortably.

Our transportation services are available seven days a week, and we offer a variety of vehicles to accommodate the needs of our residents. Our vehicles are equipped with the latest safety features, and our drivers are carefully screened and trained to provide our residents with the highest level of care.

We know that maintaining your independence is important to you. With our transportation services, you can rest assured that you'll always be able to get where you need to go.

Safety and Security Measures

At Northwood, resident safety and security are paramount. Our state-of-the-art facilities are designed with safety in mind, featuring secure access control, 24/7 monitoring, and trained staff available around the clock. We understand that a secure environment provides peace of mind for both residents and their families. Our buildings are equipped with emergency call systems in each apartment, ensuring help is always within reach. Regular safety checks and maintenance are conducted to identify and address any potential risks promptly. Our staff undergoes rigorous training in emergency preparedness, first aid, and resident safety protocols. We strive to create a secure and supportive environment where residents can feel confident and protected.

Family Communication and Involvement

At Northwood, we believe that family is everything. We understand that choosing an assisted living facility for your loved one is a significant decision, and we want to assure you that we view our role as an extension of your family. We encourage open and consistent communication between our residents, their families, and our staff.

We believe in keeping families informed and involved in every step of their loved one's journey with us. Our team provides regular updates on residents' well-being, activities, and any changes in their care plans. Families are always welcome to visit, participate in activities, and even join us for meals. We believe that maintaining these connections is vital for the happiness and well-being of our residents.

We also understand that families need support, too. Our dedicated team is always available to answer questions, address concerns, and offer guidance and resources to help families navigate the challenges of aging. We are here to support you every step of the way.

Respite Care Options Available

Northwood understands that caring for a loved one can be physically and emotionally demanding. Sometimes, caregivers need a break to recharge and attend to their own well-being. That's where respite care at Northwood comes in. Respite care at Northwood provides short-term stays for seniors who need assistance with daily living. Whether it's for a week, a month, or longer, Northwood offers a supportive and comfortable environment where your loved one can receive the care they need while you take some time for yourself. During their stay, residents will have access to all of the same amenities and services as our long-term residents, including: nutritious meals, engaging activities, and personalized care plans. Our team of compassionate caregivers is available 24/7 to provide assistance with medication management, bathing, dressing, and other activities of daily living. Respite care at Northwood is an ideal solution for caregivers who are: going on vacation, recovering from an illness or surgery, experiencing caregiver burnout. Knowing that your loved one is well-cared for in a safe and supportive environment can provide you with peace of mind and much-needed respite. Contact Northwood today to learn more about our respite care options and to schedule a tour.