Formerly: Emeritus at Perinton Park Manor
Fairport, NY 14450
- Assisted Living
About Our Community
Fairport, NY Assisted Living
Brookdale Fairport, formerly Emeritus at Perinton Park Manor, is a Fairport, NY assisted living community for seniors. It is conveniently located off route 31 in the town of Perinton. It sits in the lower southeast corner of Monroe County, just a few miles from Wayne and Ontario counties. Shopping, banking, rehabilitation centers, and hospitals are all conveniently located nearby, or by expressway. The expressway exit is a short two-mile jaunt on route 31 from our community.
Brookdale Fairport is within walking distance to several small shopping and banking centers, and very close to a larger shopping mall where there are many well known restaurants and stores. We are less than two miles from the Perinton Recreational Center which boasts a senior center, large swimming pool, indoor walking track, exercise pool, and Silver Sneakers exercise programs. Six of the area’s seven major hospitals are less than 25 minutes drive. Exit 490 is only about two miles from Brookdale Fairport. The interstate thruway 90 is about four miles.
A Wonderful Selection
Brookdale Fairport is a comfortable, social senior living community that provides three styles of living space: studio, junior suite, and one-bedroom suite. Each is nicely sized and a great place to relax when you want some private time. Each room has a large window, or windows, with a nice view, private bathroom that includes a walk-in shower equipped with shower seat and grab bars, two closets, emergency response system, individual climate control, and is cable ready.
Opened in 1997, Brookdale Fairport was designed to be an open, light and bright retirement community with plenty of inviting social space and a home-like atmosphere. With 78 rooms all on one level, Brookdale Fairport Manor is moderately sized. Every senior apartment has a large window to let in plenty of natural light, its own individual climate control, two closets, and a private bath with walk-in shower that includes a shower seat and grab bars. Our front living room boasts a baby grand piano, fireplace, plenty of sunlight, and comfortable seating for reading a book or the paper, or just relaxing and chatting with others. Our game room hosts a billiard table, vending machines, kitchenette, game tables and cabled TV. Our family room provides comfortable seating in plush chairs and sofas, a kitchenette, and a big-screen, cable TV with Wii and DVD players. The library is a quiet, bright space, with comfortable seating and well stocked with books of all sorts. The courtyards and surrounding lawns boast beautifully maintained flower gardens and shrubbery. Many residents take advantage of walking through the halls that interconnect, or sitting in the rocking chairs and benches on the front porch. Often residents enjoy spotting the variety wildlife that happens by.
Strong, Caring Professional Relationships
We nurture strong relationships with area hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, rehabilitation centers, and home care agencies throughout the tri-county area. Through communications and relationships that we share with key staff within these affiliations, we provide a seamless continuum of care for our residents. We also maintain a strong relationship with the Alzheimer’s Association, the Veterans Service Agencies, and the VA Medical centers.
Brookdale Fairport has staff members who’ve been with for many years. We support our staff to become a member of our family and work together as a team for the common goal of providing the best care for our residents, while looking to the future for career advancement and longevity. Many of our staff have encouraged people they know to come work with us, which speaks volumes.
Our Community Lifestyle
A Wonderful Place to Live
Brookdale Fairport understands the diversity of their residents and provides an array of choices in social, physical, mental, spiritual, cultural and creative activities. There is a variety of live entertainment and outdoor excursions, all with the security of knowing care is available if needed. At our senior living community our residents can enjoy a coffee chat with the activity director, weekly manicures, Bingo, trivia, Wii bowling and golf, a walker’s club, Red Hat Ladies Club, musical entertainers, family dinners, excursions to musical events, joy rides to see the fall foliage, trips to the Perinton Senior Center, and a weekly outing for shopping and lunch.
At Halloween the neighborhood kids come in for trick or treating. At Thanksgiving, we start the week off with a pie giveaway to our families, and on Thanksgiving Day we provide the residents with a full turkey dinner with all the trimmings. We encourage families or those that are alone to eat with us. At Christmas, Santa visits the residents each year with gifts for everyone during a resident and family holiday party. The 4th of July is celebrated with red, white, blue and a barbecue.
Partnering with the Local Community
Each year Brookdale Fairport sponsors a flu-shot clinic for both residents and the public, and throughout the year we invite guest speakers to talk about VA benefits and financial planning. We host clinics for eye care and diabetes management. We also host senior connections nights when bankers, rehabilitation centers, Alzheimer’s Association, EPIC, durable medical supply, home care services and others come to display information for the residents and their families to learn more about their organization or services.
Brookdale Fairport actively encourages the surrounding community to attend events at our senior community and also seeks opportunities to participate in outside activities such as wellness or health fairs. Each month families are invited to attend an event with their loved ones. Residents from the surrounding areas are invited to attend seminars on financial planning, VA benefits, wellness concerns, open houses, or special events.
Each day, our dining staff serves delicious meals that are nutritionally balanced and overseen by a dietician. Our dining service director enjoys providing the residents a great dining experience and takes pride in our culinary offerings. The meals are home-style and bread is baked fresh almost daily. Our friendly staff provides restaurant-style dining service. The residents have entree choices each meal and soups and salads are served daily. Residents can sit back and relax while being waited on, enjoy the company of their table mates, talk about the activities of their day or share stories about their families.
At Brookdale Fairport, we help seniors meet their financial needs by partnering with several senior financial solution providers and by developing special programs. To learn more about our financial solution programs click here.