Our community is designed to help those who need assistance with daily activities such as bathing, dressing and administering needed medication. Just like family, we provide the extra assistance seniors may need with daily activities, while always placing a focus on helping residents maintain privacy, dignity and independence.
Located directly beside the Oak Ridge Senior Center, Brookdale Oak Ridge is in a residential area with community property connecting to the Oak Ridge Municipal Park. We are also located near shopping and medical facilities including the Methodist Medical Center and a nursing home rehabilitation center is only minutes away.
We understand that every senior has a unique journey. We work to get to know every resident in both our assisted living and memory care communities to ensure they have the care they need to live a healthy, happy life.
Located just off the Oak Ridge Turnpike, our community offers 72 senior apartments on one level. Our apartments feature private baths with step in showers, safety bars, and non-slip surfaces. In your beautiful apartment, you will enjoy all the comforts of home. And with the addition of your personal furniture and cherished possessions, it’s sure to be an even brighter place.
Our common areas include our lovely dining room, library, beautifully appointed lounges and activities rooms. Our family room, with a cozy fireplace, give residents space to visit with friends and family. Many of our resident’s enjoy spending time outside in the courtyard, or taking a leisurely stroll on our walking paths.
Our atmosphere is elegant, yet warm and cozy and provides the perfect place for you or your loved one to call home. Brookdale Oak Ridge has been specially designed for individuals with limited mobility and those with Alzheimer’s and dementia.
Brookdale’s unique Optimum Life approach to resident activities balances six key dimensions of wellness – purposeful, emotional, physical, social, spiritual and intellectual. Intended as a journey of self-examination and discovery, it includes services, features and benefits that allow each resident to reach these goals, regardless of real or perceived limitations.
Residents in our assisted living community enjoy common living areas such as our inviting dining room and warm kitchen. Friends and family can socialize with residents in our spacious family room. Our library boasts an array of books in regular print, large print and on tape, as well as current magazines and the daily newspaper. Many of our residents enjoy taking a leisurely stroll on our manicured grounds and walking paths, or relaxing in the outdoor courtyard. We also feature a full service beauty parlor and barber shop.
Whether sharing delicious meals with friends and family, taking advantage of the many wonderful activities available, or simply relaxing in the privacy of their apartment, the lifestyle at Brookdale offers everything seniors need to get the very best out of life.
At Brookdale, we partner with each resident to create a personalized plan, tailored for their specific needs. Our process is unique to Brookdale and our trained staff is there to assist you with your personal needs, in the privacy of your suite/apartment. We provide assistance with – Bathing or showering, selection of clothing, dressing assistance, grooming, hygiene, mobility and transferring and dining assistance.
For those who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, our memory care community provides specialized care from a staff that is continuously trained in handling the unique needs of seniors with memory-related issues. Residents with Alzheimer’s or related memory challenges reside in a supportive environment with familiar surroundings. By helping seniors achieve daily moments of achievement, residents find new meaning and purpose in their daily lives.
We have a well-trained staff that takes ownership of our residents’ care and relates to them like an extended family. Our associates create meaningful connections with residents, while providing exceptional service and care. For our associates, this opportunity to serve others is more than a job — it’s a passion. Each member of our staff is always willing to go above and beyond for residents, and offer complete assisted living services, tailor-made to your needs. Our services focus on wellness to help you maintain your health, so you can live as independently as possible. We are committed to providing a rewarding experience through our community that is purposefully designed and operated to provide an outstanding experience for our residents.
Brookdale Oak Ridge offers assisted living and memory care options. We truly value you as an individual and we are dedicated to providing tailored levels of care to meet all of your or your loved ones needs.
Brookdale assisted living communities support residents with daily living activities and amenities, such as housekeeping services, transportation and recreational activities. Trained caregivers provide services such as help with medication, bathing and dressing and coordinating services with outside providers.
Our individualized care plans provide an ideal blend of convenience and support with respect for individual preferences. 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.
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 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. The Clare Bridge concept has evolved over the last 25 years through research and innovations in quality dementia care. Our experienced teams have cared for thousands of individuals with dementia and their families.
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 dementia care and registered dieticians, our unique dining program promotes a positive and successful dining experience with the following features:
Brookdale is the nation’s largest provider of Alzheimer’s and dementia care. 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.
Brookdale promotes the health and wellness of our residents by bringing together systems to assess, plan, deliver and follow-up on their needs. By individually customizing care offerings we help ease residents through life transitions. Plus, Brookdale’s more than 30 years of experience allows us to develop unique clinical capabilities in each element of our continuum of care that identify and respond to resident needs.
We invite you to see why Brookdale Oak Ridge is the right choice for you or your loved one. Call us today or submit the form on this page for more information.