About Our Community
Poulsbo, WA Assisted Living, Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo, formerly Emeritus at Montclair Park, is a Poulsbo, WA assisted living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia care community for seniors. Our community offers a commanding panoramic view of the Olympic Mountain Range, Liberty Bay and the picturesque community of Poulsbo. We are located close to the intersection of Highway 305 and Lincoln Rd. Several medical facilities are close by including a nursing home rehabilitation community. Poulsbo is a quaint Norwegian town that many people sail to as a tourist destination to enjoy the wonderful shopping opportunities offered. The unique downtown stores make for a fun and memorable shopping experience.
Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo is located between the downtown shopping interests and many local restaurants and shopping centers like Village Shopping Center and Central Market which is a local favorite grocery store. Poulsbo is only a short drive and ferry ride away from the Seattle waterfront.
A Wonderful Selection
Opening in 2001, Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo is the newest and largest retirement community in Poulsbo. The community has 109 senior apartments. There is independent living, assisted living and memory care. We have a wide variety of floor plans available including studios, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom options. We offer apartments with amazing views of the Olympic Mountains or the beautifully landscaped Northwest gardens. Some of our ground floor apartments have a private patio which is individually accessible. Come and enjoy a delicious ice cream cone in the soda fountain-style ice cream parlor. Our residents stay busy utilizing our woodworking and weaving rooms. They stay fit in the exercise gym. Many of our residents entertain their loved ones in our private dining room, large dining area and theater room. We have plenty of opportunities for those that love to cook with full kitchen and there is also a beauty shop.
Strong, Caring, Professional Relationships
The staff at Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo work hard to maintain a close working relationship with all our residents’ healthcare providers. We have several local physicians who enjoy coming to Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo making house calls to our residents which further fosters that close working relationship. We often visit their offices to communicate how, as a team, we can better meet the health needs of our residents.
Our staff is warm, friendly and caring. The highly trained members of the Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo team are a family unto themselves with many having several years experience here. We provide up-to-date training certification courses not only to our staff, but to other communities in the area as well. We truly believe that we are guests in the residents’ homes and strive to honor the them with dignity, respect and compassion while providing excellent care and services.
Our Community Lifestyle
A Wonderful, Active Lifestyle
Our residents enjoy a wide variety of activities, social programs and lively entertainment. We offer exercise classes and walking programs. Our residents enjoy the beautifully landscaped walking paths of our large building campus. We have many active residents that love to explore local area restaurants and they call themselves “the Lunch Bunch”. We have residents that are very crafty and take advantage of the Kitsap weaving classes, knitting and crocheting groups, woodworking shop and many various craft projects throughout the year. We have many people from the Poulsbo community who love to play bridge, board games, cribbage and bingo with our residents.
Partnering with the Local Neighborhood Community
Our senior living community has many large events throughout the year as well as numerous impromptu gatherings with all our friends and families. As the largest community in the area, we host a fabulous classic car show every year with old fashioned root beer floats and all-American barbecue. Many friends and families cannot wait for our annual Christmas and Thanksgiving buffet dinners and with a menu of prime rib and salmon, who can resist? We love to give back to our community and to organizations by sponsoring a yearly garage sale where the proceeds benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. Many local community groups prefer to host their functions here at our beautiful and spacious community.
At Brookdale Montclair Poulsbo our dining services department strives to make our meal times enjoyable and memorable. Our menus are designed with residents’ tastes and health in mind. We seek to serve a broad range of foods familiar to our residents while ensuring meals are balanced and nutritious. The dining department also takes a part in community events every month as we offer special meals to go along with activities and holiday gatherings. We encourage residents to bring in family and friends to celebrate special events with them. Our residents have a strong voice and can actively participate in our Resident Food Council meetings to provide feedback and offer suggestions that they would like to see on our menu. Our head chef works hard to implement all suggestions and preferences expressed by our residents, families and friends and to accommodate special dietary needs.