Allentown, PA 18102
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- Assistive Senior Living
- Memory Care
Exceptional Allentown Senior Living with Care Choices
Emeritus at Allentown is a premier senior living community offering two levels of care, Assistive Senior Living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care in Allentown, Pennsylvania. We offer a valued location near medical centers, physicians’ offices, restaurants, shopping and banking.
Our community is set on a beautiful five-acre campus, conveniently located in a residential neighborhood with easy access to I-78 and Highway 22. Lehigh Valley Mall, the South Mall, Jacobsburg State Park, Allentown Fairgrounds, and the Rose Garden are all near our campus for convenient access to local shopping and amenities for our residents and their families.
Our campus is also minutes from major medical centers, including Lehigh Valley Hospital Center Allentown, Cedar Crest and Muhlenberg locations, Sacred Heart, St. Luke’s Hospital Allentown and Bethlehem and Westfield Hospital.
Our community includes the following accommodations and levels of care:
- Assistive Senior Living — Our individualized care plans provide an ideal blend of convenience and support, with respect for personal preferences.
- Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care program where skilled associates provide residents with a structured routine of activities that help maintain their abilities, encourage the use of their current skills and experience daily moments of success with a sense of purpose.
Our residents and their families have a selection of local attractions in Lehigh Valley, including a tour of the region’s historic covered bridges, quaint main street shopping districts, the Allentown Farmers Market and the Museum of Indian Culture.
We Balance Independence with Assistance
Our campus features landscaped grounds with beautiful gardens, walking paths, a courtyard and raised garden beds for our residents with a green thumb. Our community also features a covered front porch and a shaded patio area too.
We feature well-appointed common areas, including our spacious lobby with and our family room with a cozy fireplace, game tables, and comfortable seating areas. Our elegant dining rooms feature restaurant-style dining with table linens and wait staff. We also have a private dining room for residents to enjoy family celebrations as well as a beauty salon and barbershop on-site and a library with an extensive collection of books and periodicals, including large print books. We even have a saltwater aquarium with a small shark.
An Inviting Community of Friends
Remember your own days in a college dorm or summer camp, living with people your own age that shared your interests and experiences? You played cards and board games, and talked for hours swapping stories. We recreate that fun experience of living with a family of friends.
Here at Emeritus at Allentown, we know that sustaining social relationships and friendships is an integral part of aging well and living well. We’ll help you or your loved one connect with others who share similar interests to enjoy a vibrant life.
We believe dining well is part of living well. We offer restaurant-style dining for our residents with chef-prepared meals, and our chefs are always eager share their culinary talents to create new dishes for our residents to enjoy. We serve three delicious meals daily with with a selection of menu choices.
Menus change weekly and dishes are crafted to reflect the bounty of the season. Our chef is always open to suggestions and encourages our residents to share ideas for menu planning.
We offer an engaging calendar of activities, including bingo, poker, and trivia challenges. We also have crafting workshops, themed movie nights, Happy Hour gatherings, devotional services on-site and coffee socials.
We also offer outings to restaurants, shopping, movies and other local attractions. See our calendars below for more information about our diverse selection of activities, classes and socials.
We Offer Sophisticated Comfort and Care
Fitness and wellness programs are an important part of our commitment to our residents’ experience. Brookdale’s Optimum Life is a holistic initiative that balances six key dimensions of wellness — purposeful, emotional, physical, social, spiritual and intellectual — to help our residents live a lifestyle that promotes health, wholeness and fulfillment.
Brookdale is also committed to evidence-based programs, like our signature B-Fit exercise program and Brookdale Celebrates. Our Brookdale Celebrates program combines inspired culinary and educational offerings with themed experiences, special events and group activities spotlighting different cultures and cuisines.
Caring Relationships Live Here Every Day
Experience how Brookdale is bringing new life to senior living. Complete the online form for more information or call today to schedule a tour.
Levels of Care
There may come a time when you or your loved need additional help. At Emeritus at Allentown, we offer Assistive Senior Living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care so you’ll be prepared, if or when you need more assistance.
Assistive Senior Living
We understand that considering a move to a senior living community can be a little overwhelming. Let us help you and your family as you consider your choices.
Assistive Senior Living services are the unique contribution we can make to your loved one’s well-being and quality of life. At Emeritus at Allentown, we serve our residents by providing just the right amount of assistance and care to make their lives easier, while enabling them to live as independently as possible. Our associates are here to support the care that you and other family members already provide.
Well-Appointed Amenities and Personalized Care
It all begins with a personal service assessment. We take the time to listen to our residents, so we can understand their needs. Then we establish clinical, dining and program support that works for them in a meaningful way.
We partner with our residents, recognizing their individual needs and preferences, and adjust services to meet their changing needs. So whether it’s a unique snack, the celebration of a favorite season or a lifelong interest, we value the privilege of knowing our residents and building relationships with them to create a truly personalized living experience.
With our exclusive personal service system, you can live your life the way you want with a customized care plan. You only pay for the services you need and want, plus you have the flexibility to change your plan.
We provide care that balances independence with assistance and delivers service with compassion, understanding and respect. With comfortable accommodations and an impressive line of features and amenities, Brookdale residents enjoy life with the confidence of knowing we are here, partnering with you and your family, to customize solutions that support our residents’ needs as they evolve.
We serve our community by creating meaningful connections with residents and providing exceptional service and care. For our associates, this opportunity to serve others is more than a job; it’s a passion.
We understand your concerns for your loved one’s safety and well-being, and we understand the weight of the responsibility of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia. Let us help you and your loved one with our compassionate, specialized care.
Brookdale offers programs and safe environments for those with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia. We believe no matter where an individual is on life’s journey, each has the right to live in a dignified manner and to enjoy meaningful experiences every day.
Deeply rooted in a person-centered approach, our Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care program, also called the Clare Bridge program, focuses on sustaining feelings of belonging, purpose and safety while seeking to preserve a sense of self.
Innovative Specialized Care
The Clare Bridge Daily Path provides residents with a structured routine of activities that help maintain their abilities and encourage the use of their current skills. The Daily Path includes programs such as discussion groups as a mental workout and daily physical exercise such as dancing. The Daily Path gives each resident purpose and a sense of security that they are right where they need to be.
Designed by a team of culinary associates, experts in memory care and registered dieticians, our unique dining program promotes a positive and successful dining experience with the following features:
- Dementia-friendly menus with selections that are easy to manage
- Individualized dining assistance
- The supportive dining environment encourages familiarity and socialization
Through our unique memory care programs, we offer comfort from the struggles of dementia for you and your loved one with customized care to meet your loved one’s specific needs. Our skilled associates provide compassionate and attentive dementia care, and enable residents to experience daily moments of success.
An Engaging Lifestyle with Compassionate Assistance
Let us help you or your loved one experience an engaging lifestyle with attentive care, when needed. For more information about our services or to schedule a tour, complete the online form or call today.
At Emeritus at Allentown, our inviting community offers the care and services you need, including comfortable, spacious residences with large windows and garden views.
Our light-filled residences include a selection of studio and one-bedroom floor plans. Each of our pet-friendly apartments features private bath, individually controlled heating and air conditioning and an emergency call system as well as telephone and cable hookups.
Our residents enjoy the following services and amenities, though some may vary with the level of care:
- Outdoor walking paths and gardens
- Covered front porch
- Full-service dining room
- Secured courtyard for memory care residents
- Outdoor gardening with raised beds for residents with a green thumb
- Beauty salon and barbershop
- Spacious family room with fireplace
- Private dining room for smaller gatherings with friends and family
- Outdoor shaded patio with seating area
- Community activity room
- Cultural, social, education and recreational activities and events
- Fitness room with programs
- Laundry rooms with complimentary use of washer and dryers available
- Entertainment — Our residents gather for free movies, live music performances and parties.
- Pet-friendly community
- Restaurant-style dining with chef-prepared meals
- Housekeeping services
- Laundry services
- Assistive Senior Living services such as pet care or errands for an additional fee
- Transportation services
- Snacks and beverages available throughout the day
- Short-term stay options available
- Emergency call system monitored 24 hours a day
- Personal Solutions — The Brookdale Personal Solutions service makes life easier and more convenient with discreet direct-to-doorstep delivery for all of your personal care products.
Personal Assistance and Health Services
- Help with daily tasks such as bathing or showering, hygiene, dressing or grooming
- Mobility and escort service
- Dining assistance — For those who need some extra help at mealtime, we offer personal assistance when needed.
- Ease of access — campus is easily navigated by individuals using wheelchairs and other assistive devices.
- Medication management and support
- Continence management
- Coordination of hospice care available
- Nursing care available
- Respite care available
- Routine health monitoring
Partnering with You and Your Family
Experience how our exceptional blend of hospitality, service and care enriches lives each day. Call today to schedule a visit and let our family help your family.