What does the Lakewood Villa admission process look like?

| May 16, 2017

Knowing Lakewood Villa’s admission process will make life easier You should become familiar with the Lakewood Villa admission process in advance. This will help make the transition smoother and faster. Here are the steps: If your loved ones are not able to make decisions for themselves, get started on the Durable Power of Attorney. At […]

Assisted living licensee asks: Where is your mom spending the night?

| May 16, 2017

Where is your mom spending the night, asks an assisted living home licensee If your mom lives in an assisted living home, you will know this answer. If not, you should ask. Will your mom spend the night in a place where she can feel safe and secure? Are there locks and alarms? Is a […]

What are the care and services Lakewood Villa provides?

| May 16, 2017

Lakewood Villa has personalized care At Lakewood Villa, we work in partnership with family members, advocates and health care providers. We do face-to-face interviews. We see each resident every day. We know what it takes to make your loved one feel safe, warm and comfortable. This helps us understand each of our resident’s individual and […]

Should an assisted living home monitor mom’s medications?

| May 15, 2017

YES! An assisted living home should monitor medications One of the services mom’s assisted living home should provide is medication management. We cannot speak for others. We can, however, speak for how we manage meds at Lakewood Villa. We forecast when our residents’ meds will run out. From the minute mom moves in, we take […]

Lakewood Villa asks: Where is your mom spending the night?

| May 14, 2017

Where is your mom spending the night, Lakewood Villa asks Will it be in a place where she can feel safe and secure? Are there locks and alarms? Is a fire station nearby and does the fire station staff know your mom is in the neighborhood? If mom is spending the night at Lakewood Villa, […]

It’s karaoke night at Lakewood Villa

| May 13, 2017

Lakewood Villa’s karaoke night keeps residents active and engaged Residents at Lakewood Villa have a full schedule of social activities. One of the most popular is Karaoke Night, where residents grab a microphone and sing Love Me Tender, Tennessee Waltz and Moon River, among other hits. It’s a blast. Everyone loves karaoke night. We’re not […]

Under promise and over deliver, says Lakewood Villa Licensee

| May 12, 2017

Under promise and over deliver at Lakewood Villa At Lakewood Villa, we under promise and over deliver. When we say under promise and over deliver, we are referring to the act of providing your customer more than he requested and you are under contract to provide. The cost to you is minimal. The customer will […]

Lakewood Villa has a yummy menu in November

| May 11, 2017

Yummy meals are prepared onsite at Lakewood Villa   Lakewood Villa has published its menu for November, 2012. You may download and read it in MS Excel format by clicking Menu-LakewoodVilla. Meals are prepared on site by our highly trained culinary staff. November is one of our residents’ favorite times of the year. We feel that […]

Assisted living staff home creates the happiest day in her life

| May 10, 2017

Assisted living staff at Lakewood Villa enables video conferencing. Mom can be there remotely Here’s an assisted living success story. A Lakewood Villa resident recently attended a family reunion in Chicago via the Internet. Family members told us they were organizing a family reunion in Chicago and wanted their mother to attend via a video […]

Lakewood Villa is a safer solution

| May 9, 2017

Lakewood Villa is a safer solution Lakewood Villa is probably safer than mom’s current home. Maybe this is her situation. Mom has been living alone for 10 years. She thinks she is safe, but the neighborhood is changing. People are coming home from work and finding their homes have been ransacked. The neighborhood that used to […]