About Our Community
We have promised ourselves that we shall always treat our residents as we would our own loved ones. Nothing less than our best will do.
This is the promise that the staff at Emeritus at Legacy Crossing—and throughout Brookdale Senior Living communities—has shared since our community first opened its doors. It’s a simple promise to be compassionate and kind, understanding and respectful—a promise to become extended family to the seniors entrusted in our care and to our residents who have chosen our retirement community for its active lifestyle.
The Perfect Location
Our Franklin, Tennessee retirement community is located approximately 20 miles from downtown Nashville and two miles from Interstate 65, Emeritus at Legacy Crossing is conveniently located in close proximity to a wide array of shopping and restaurants venues. Williamson Medical Center is the hospital of choice for the area. Emeritus at Legacy Crossing is nestled just three miles away just in case medical attention is needed.
Emeritus at Legacy Crossing is considered one of the premier senior living communities in the Franklin area. Our residents enjoy retirement living within a comforting, homelike environment. Yet should you need a helping hand from our warm and caring staff, we also offer complete senior care services, tailor-made to your needs. We’ve designed our services to focus on wellness, helping you maintain or improve your health, so you can live as independently as possible. Our goal at Emeritus at Legacy Crossing is to meet each resident’s individual needs while maintaining the highest level of choice, dignity, privacy, and respect–all in a homelike atmosphere.
A Wonderful Selection
Our common areas—including our lovely dining room, library and TV room—give residents and their loved ones the opportunity to get to know one another. We also offer a wide range of activities each month, including exercise classes and community outings.
The “golden years” should be a time of enjoyment and relaxation. Now is the time to embrace the luxury and comfort earned throughout the years. Our community is located in a beautiful, friendly, residential neighborhood and offers the warmth and comfort of home, all without the burden of maintaining a home. We have a wide array of programs, services and amenities for an independent retirement living experience custom to your needs. You have your choice of studio, one and two bedroom apartments.
Do you feel like being immersed in a book? We have a library with a wide array of choices, from mystery to romance novels. Do you feel like improving your fitness? We have an exercise room, with regular fitness classes. Or do you just feel like being pampered and getting dolled up? We have a beauty salon. You can get your hair cut, curled and coifed. The choice is always yours.
Emeritus at Legacy Crossing means you can enjoy yourself and leave the cooking and cleaning to us! Our community has restaurant-style dining, with an attentive wait staff. Just relax and let us serve you. We have a great Life Enrichment Director planning a wide array of exciting social and recreational activities for our residents. There is never a dull moment at Emeritus at Legacy Crossing.
Residents have created the best history books in the world. “We are ‘us’ because of their legacies. It is with great pride and honor that I serve them.” Brookdale is known for hiring some of the most compassionate, dedicated individuals in the senior living industry – individuals who go above and beyond to make a difference in the lives of our residents and in the communities in which they live.
At Emeritus at Legacy Crossing, our staff is an extension of our family. Some of our staff has grown up here. Our Housekeeping Supervisor began working at Emeritus at Legacy Crossing before the first resident moved in. Our staff is truly the best in the industry. They take to heart the Brookdale motto ‘Our Family Is Committed to Yours.” They treat each resident as a parent or grandparent.
Our Community Lifestyle
A Wonderful Active Lifestyle
We couldn’t agree more! At Emeritus at Legacy Crossing, our goal is to give you more time to pursue those activities you love, allowing us to make this a reality. The atmosphere is warm and relaxed and the ambience embraces the uniqueness of the local culture. The variety of services offered will enable you to create your own experience.
Whether you want to exercise each morning with the Exercise Club, dancing the Jig at the Senior Prom or watch a production at Chaffin’s Dinner Barn – there is so much to do at Emeritus at Legacy Crossing. The Life Engagement Director plans various activities designed with the interests of our residents in mind. Activities include day trips, community excursions, non denominational religious services, adult education, crafts, games, parties and social hours. At Emeritus at Legacy Crossing, our month-to-month rent, without buy-in fees or long-term leases, allows you the freedom to choose where you live today as well as in the future.
Strong, Caring Professional Relationships
Our senior living community is affiliated with the Williamson County Chamber of Commerce, the Williamson Geriatric Council and the Senior Services Network. These professional relationships assist our community with educating the local community about retirement living. Our professionals often serve as speakers, providing information to the Franklin, Tennessee community about topics relating to the geriatric population.
We all know how important pets are to our lives. We don’t have to examine studies by physicians and scientists to know that when we spend time loving our pets we feel better! Pets are loyal and lovable, and offer us unconditional devotion. They bring out our instincts for nurturing; we feel needed and relied upon. Our stress levels decrease, we feel accepted just as we are with no judgments.
It is often one of the most valued relationships a person can have. While we as individuals may feel a variety of emotions, pets don’t have mood swings or meltdowns. They allow us to hold, stroke, groom, or just play with them, and are very good listeners! For most pet owners, the relaxation our animals provide us by just being there as our friend, enriches our daily life and allows us to go on with the tasks of living.
Because we at Emeritus at Legacy Crossing value this time-tested connection people have with their pets, we invite you to have your small pet live with you at our community. We want you to smile, laugh, and feel good! We accept most small pets, and have minimal deposit requirements to make the necessary accommodations.
Our residents can select delicious, fresh meals from a variety of menu options. Our meals are prepared by our chef and served three times daily in our elegant dining room, offering additional opportunities to socialize. Special occasion meals can be arranged in our private dining room for you to share with family and friends.
Our skilled and knowledgeable chefs prepare three healthy, flavorful meals and three snacks a day.They also work closely with our registered dieticians to accommodate residents with a variety of dietary modifications, from low sugar to no salt-added diets. All meals are served in our lovely dining rooms, restaurant-style by our gracious wait-staff. We invite you to stop by and enjoy a complimentary meal!
The Green Hats of Emeritus Visit Fire Department Friends The Green Hats of Emeritus at Legacy Crossing have a monthly breakfast with special guests from the surrounding community. This month we welcomed the Williamson County Fire Department. We gave them cards signed by all of our residents and our chef catered a special breakfast just […]
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