Formerly: Emeritus at Fairhaven
Bellingham, WA 98225
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- Assisted Living
Exceptional Assisted Living in Bellingham
Brookdale Fairhaven is an exclusive senior living community in the historic waterfront town of Bellingham, Washington. Our community offers Assisted Living with attentive service and convenient amenities, including a valued location near shopping, banks, area hospitals, and physicians’ offices. Our campus features easy access to Interstate 5, and Fairhaven’s Alaska State Ferry Terminal and Amtrak Station are just minutes away.
Located in the Fairhaven district near Old Town on Bellingham Bay, our neighborhood features a working waterfront with a shipyard and boardwalk where cars rumble by slowly on cobblestone streets and old brick buildings house unique shops and memorable restaurants.
In our Fairhaven neighborhood, our residents enjoy the quiet parks and trails near our campus, while being just minutes from the beaches and our areas famous outlet malls. Desolation Sound is the Pacific Northwest’s secret coastal jewel. Our residents ride the ships and picnic on its beaches every summer.
Lake Whatcom is also close to our campus and we enjoy scenic views of Mount Baker. For day trips to the spectacular international city of Vancouver, British Columbia, our border with Canada is just to the north of Bellingham.
Each light-filled apartment has large windows with scenic views of gardens and wildlife and mountain vistas. Our building is on one level for ease of access with no elevators or stairs. Here at Brookdale Fairhaven, you can enjoy life while we take care of laundry, cooking and housekeeping, allowing residents to take time for themselves with the freedom to live as they choose. We often hear, “We knew we were in the right place when we walked through the front door. It just feels like home and everyone is so friendly and happy,” a sentiment that is echoed by many of our visitors.
Inside, our residents enjoy spacious common areas, including a comfortable living room perfect for entertaining guests or meeting friends and family, a bright elegant dining room complete with table linens and centerpieces, and our library with its extensive collection of all of your favorite volumes and periodicals.
Let Our Family Help Your Family
We understand you may be concerned about your loved one’s health or safety. You may even feel a little overwhelmed with demands on your time as you look after your loved one, and the guilt of not being able to do more. You or your loved one may fear moving and losing independence, the comforts of home, or connections with friends and family.
We want you to know we can help you and your family as you consider a move. Assisted Living services are the unique contribution we can make to your loved one’s well-being and quality of life. At Brookdale Fairhaven 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. We offer an engaging lifestyle and comfortable accommodations, combined with an exceptional blend of service, care and hospitality.
Bringing New Life to Senior Living
Experience our distinctive blend of hospitality, attentive service, and compassionate care. Complete the online form for more information or call today to schedule a tour.
There may come a time when you or your loved may need additional help with daily tasks. We offer Assisted Living so you’ll be prepared, if or when you need more assistance.
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 the right care at the right time, delivered by the right people. Through years of experience serving seniors, we have developed a process that allows us to customize personal care plans for our Assisted Living residents. Your customized care plan means you only pay for the services you need and want, giving you the flexibility to change your plan.
Caring Relationships Live Here Every Day
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 Brookdale Fairhaven, we know that sustaining social relationships and friendships is an integral part of aging well and living well. We’ll help your loved one connect with others who share similar interests and capabilities, and enjoy a vibrant life.
We offer care that balances independence with assistance and delivers service with compassion, understanding and respect. With comfortable, elegant 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 your needs as they evolve.
We Partner With You and Your Family
Let us help provide the care you or a loved one need and amenities and services you want to live life as you choose. For more information about our services or to schedule a tour, complete the online form or call today.
At Brookdale Fairhaven, our senior apartments are rented month-to-month so there is no buy-in or lease fee required. We offer studio and studio deluxe floor plans and our pet-friendly residences feature wall-to-wall carpeting, individual climate control, a kitchenette with sink, microwave and refrigerator and a patio for private outdoor living space.
We believe dining well is part of living well. Three fresh cooked meals are served restaurant-style every day in our spacious and elegant dining room. Breakfast offers varying choices of hot and cold cereal, eggs many ways, breakfast meats, pancakes, waffles and more. Lunches with our chef-prepared options often include a full salad bar. Dinner also includes a enticing selection of dishes, with residents always saving room for our homemade desserts. Food is one of the simplest forms of enjoyment and we are passionate about great meals.
Engaging Calendar of Activities
Our monthly calendar is filled with enriching activities for residents to enjoy such as our Card Players Club, art classes, themed movie nights, our walking group and fitness classes. We also offer devotional services, bible study and outings to local shops, restaurants, city parks and scenic drives. Day trips to apple orchards, pumpkin fields and drives around the beautiful town of Bellingham are some of our most requested outings, and of course, our frequent shopping trips. In addition to an exciting calendar of activities, classes and outings, our residents enjoy the following amenities and services:
- Outdoor walking paths
- Outdoor courtyard with patio sitting area and fountain
- Library with computers and Internet access
- Beauty salon and barbershop on-site
- Spacious living room with a cozy fireplace for social gatherings
- Outdoor gardening area with raised beds for residents with a green thumb
- Recreation and activity room
- Washers and dryers available for personal use
- Pet-friendly community
- Restaurant-style dining with 3 chef-prepared meals a day
- Housekeeping services
- Personal laundry services
- Snacks and beverages available throughout the day
- Emergency call system monitored 24 hours a day
- Personal Solutions — Our Brookdale Personal Solutions service makes life easier and more convenient with direct-to-doorstep delivery for all of your personal care products.
- Transportation services
- Short-term stay options
Personal and Health Services
- Incontinence care/management
- Assistance with personal needs including dressing, bathing and dining
- Wound care
- Diabetic care
- Personal check-ins throughout the day
- Coordination of hospice care available
- Medication assistance and management
- Ambulation and escort services
- Private studio and studio deluxe apartment floor plans
- Kitchenette with refrigerator, sink and microwave
- Wall-to-wall carpeting
- Walk-in shower
- Individually-controlled heating and air
- Telephone hook up
- Cable hook up with basic cable included
- Small pets welcome
We Enrich Lives Every Day
Call today to schedule a visit and learn more about how we can help you or your loved one enjoy an engaging lifestyle.