Our community features peaceful surroundings and a home-like setting designed to re-create environments people have enjoyed throughout their lives. Interior spaces are scaled and decorated like those of a private home. Enclosed walking areas give residents the opportunity to safely explore their surroundings.
Our community is easily navigated by individuals using wheelchairs and other assistive devices. We offer choice of floor plans of our private or companion suites. And residents can decorate their apartments with their personal furnishings, making it feel even more like home.
Our community provides residents many common areas such as our family room, with a cozy fireplace, which is a great place to visit or entertain with family or friends. Our outdoor courtyard is a great place to dine and enjoy friends.
It is ideal for those who want to be outside, yet need to be in a controlled environment. Our bright and cheery sun room is fully enclosed for a quiet place to relax. Green thumbs can tend to their favorite plants in our outdoor gardening areas, which offer raised plant and flower beds for optimal comfort. Our beauty/barber shop is conveniently located on the main level and is run by local stylists.
Our memory care community is truly a home and we are one big happy family. So whether you want to relax in your private apartment or socialize in one of our many common areas, we have a space to fill your needs.
We are dedicated to serving the special care needs of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. From our building design to our carefully selected staff and specialized programming and management, we focus on the individual needs of each resident and family we serve.
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.
Strong, Caring Professional Relationships
We nurture strong relationships with area hospitals, clinics, skilled nursing facilities, and rehabilitation centers. Through the communications and relationships that we share with key staff within these affiliations, we provide a seamless continuum of care for our residents.
Professional and Caring Staff
Our staff at Brookdale Tulsa 71st and Sheridan is chosen for their caregiving skills and their caring attitudes. They are carefully selected and trained to manage the challenges associated with dementia, which can sometimes be difficult. The Clare Bridge Daily Path provides a gentle structure to each day that targets specific needs of those with Alzheimer’s and various types and levels of dementia. It features:
- Morning Mental Workout — Daily late morning mental exercises including discussions, brain stimulating games, and reminiscing.
- Daily Physical Activity — A variety of exercise opportunities including group exercises, walking programs and dancing.
- Daily Life Skills — Individual or group activities that provide a sense of purpose, meaning, and belonging.
- Person Centered Life Enrichment Programming — Activities are designed using the resident’s own social history information as a foundation.
Our staff is trained to understand and manage unpredictable behaviors and the need for an individualized approach for every resident, depending on the progression of the disease. We understand that creative problem solving is needed when providing dignity and quality of life to individuals with memory loss. For this we have dedicated dementia care specialists on staff to support our staff, residents and families.
Our trained staff is there to assist with personal needs, in the privacy of the resident’s suite/apartment. We provide assistance with — Bathing or showering, selection of clothing, dressing assistance, grooming, hygiene, mobility and transferring and dining assistance.
- Emergency Response in Each Room
- Pet Friendly
- 24 Hour Security System
- Beauty/Barber Shop
- Courtyard and Garden
- Game Room
- Community Kitchen
- Fireside Living Room
- Parking - Surface
- Postal Services
- Wi Fi Access Throughout
- Flat Screen TV
- Keypad Entry
- Landscaped Grounds
Brookdale Tulsa 71st and Sheridan provides a full continuum of Alzheimer’s and dementia care services for seniors. We truly value you as an individual and our associates are dedicated to providing tailored levels of care to meet all of your or your loved ones needs.
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.
Our community 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.
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:
- Dementia-friendly menus with selections that are easy to manage and familiar with dishes that promote balanced nutrition and well-being.
- Individualized dining assistance includes evaluating residents to determine the level of assistance needed to preserve their use of utensils as long as possible.
- The supportive dining environment encourages familiarity and socialization and offers personalized assistance during meals.
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.
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