About Our Community
Sarasota, FL Assisted Living
Brookdale Phillippi Creek, formerly Emeritus at Sarasota, is a Sarasota, FL assisted living community for seniors. This is one of the Gulf Coast’s premier assisted living and Alzheimer’s communities. Located on Swift Road just north of Clark Road near Stickney Point, our upscale senior retirement community offers 96 apartments on two floors.
Brookdale Phillippi Creek is in a quiet residential area near Siesta Key Beach with many conveniences located close by including shopping malls, post office, grocery stores and pharmacies as well as Sarasota Memorial and Doctors Hospitals and a nursing rehabilitation center. Enjoying Sarasota’s wonderful weather is even more attractive when one takes advantage of the many museums and cultural activities available.
A Wonderful Place to Live
At Brookdale Phillippi Creek, we value our residents’ opinions and rely on their suggestions to plan activities. The calendar is enhanced monthly by new events and ideas. Competitive bowling matches, musical events, word games and armchair travels are examples of ways social, physical, mental, spiritual, cultural and creative activities are blended into the mix. Live entertainment, off-site excursions, “lunch bunch” outings and a myriad of cultural activities abound for the residents.
Our beautiful two-story community offers a variety of activities and social spaces such as our chapel, library, game room, activity room, outdoor garden and gazebo, and ice cream parlor. We offer a wide range of activities each month, home-style cooking and off-site excursions. Each day at Brookdale Phillippi Creek is about living life to the fullest and letting us take care of all the mundane daily chores.
Strong, Caring Professional Relationships
Brookdale Phillippi Creek strives to visit with area hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, rehabilitation centers and area physicians and other key support professionals to enhance daily working relationships. We also provide a rapid response with professionals to meet the needs of potential and current residents. Our goal is to assure a continuum of care for our residents.
Emeritus at Sarasota is proud of the many staff members who have been serving our residents for a number of years. Our management team is comprised of professionals representing many years of expertise in senior care. As new staff members are blended into the team, effort is made to assure that they are a caring addition.
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Our Community Lifestyle
A Wonderful Place to Live
At Brookdale Phillippi Creek senior living community, we value our residents’ opinions relying on their suggestions to plan activities. The calendar is enhanced monthly by new events and ideas. Competitive bowling matches, musical events, word games and armchair travels are examples of ways social, physical, mental, spiritual, cultural and creative activities are blended into the mix. Live entertainment, off-site excursions, lunch bunch outings and a myriad of cultural activities abound for the residents.
Residents and family look forward each year to the annual holiday party. Our dining services director is well known for her tantalizing buffets. Theme weeks and day-to-day varied activities, together with live entertainment and celebrating every possible holiday, keep everyone engaged throughout the year.
Partnering with the Local Community
Brookdale Phillippi Creek participates each year in the Alzheimer’s walk. We also host professional groups, provide seminars for residents, professionals and the community, and we hold appreciation breakfasts for different professional groups and service organizations that provide assistance to our residents throughout the year.
Brookdale Phillippi Creek is known for their tantalizing buffets, appetizers, special events and hospitality. In addition to holding seminars and hosting professional meetings, we encourage various opportunities for the community to view us as a resource.
Our dining director at Brookdale Phillippi Creek has served our residents for many years and is well-respected and well known in the Sarasota community. Brookdale Phillippi Creek is known for our community events as well as our daily dining service. Any event with food involved is sure to attract a handsome crowd of professionals. For the residents, home-style meals are the order of the day. Hearty homemade soups are featured every lunch time. Our dining staff assures each resident and guest is served and waited on in style. Each meal menu affords a number of choices and few leave lunch or dinner without experiencing one of the dessert selections. Meals are served on fine china in a restaurant-style atmosphere. The airy dining room faces a beautifully appointed courtyard.