South Port Square is an exclusive senior living community located on Florida’s Gulf Coast near the quaint historic town of Punta Gorda. Our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) offers a full continuum of care for seniors, including independent living, assisted living, Alzheimer's and dementia care, and skilled nursing care.
Located where the Peace River flows into Charlotte Harbor, our sprawling campus features tropical landscaping, ponds and walking paths. Community features also include an indoor heated swimming pool, a relaxing spa, a town hall for gatherings, a fitness center and a wellness center, in addition to a welcoming lobby with spacious common areas and complimentary Wi-Fi. White sand beaches of the Gulf and the area’s most desirable shopping and local attractions are just minutes away.
Our life care program empowers residents to enjoy a dynamic lifestyle with choices to meet their changing needs. Moving through our care continuum is simple and affordable. If you need more care, you’ll benefit from significant savings and your costs will be stabilized. The life care program is secured with an entry fee purchase that covers both the cost of your future accommodations as well as discounted healthcare services, if or when needed.
Best of all, our life care program comes with a life care guarantee*, promising your accommodations are guaranteed for life, even if your assets are exhausted through no fault of your own.
* This plan/guarantee is subject to the terms and conditions of the Residency Contract. See Residency Contract for further details.
From independent living and assisted living to rehabilitation and skilled nursing, transitioning between levels of care is simple. With our life care program, residents enjoy a dynamic lifestyle with a selection of care options to meet changing needs.
With fine features, distinctive amenities and attentive service, you will feel right at home in your well-appointed accommodations. As a resident you will enjoy the convenience of restaurant-style dining, housekeeping, laundry, and transportation services in a desirable location near popular attractions with shopping and restaurants close to campus.
We offer life enriching opportunities to engage our resident’s interests, passion and purpose. Brookdale is committed to evidence-based programs, like our signature B-Fit exercise program as well as Brookdale Celebrates, which combines inspired culinary and educational offerings that come together with themed experiences, special events and group activities spotlighting different cultures and cuisines.
Providing our residents and guests with thoughtfully crafted, nutritionally well-balanced dishes is of the utmost importance to us. Our passion for great food and service is evident in menus developed by the Culinary Arts Institute of Brookdale to ensure we provide our residents an outstanding dining experience each and every day.
There may come a time when you or your loved one may need additional help with daily tasks. We offer assisted living care so you’ll be prepared, if or when you need more assistance. You’ll have the security of knowing that a continuum of care options and services is available on property for you or your loved one without the concern of selecting new services at a different location.
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. This customized care plan means you only pay for the services you need and want, giving you the flexibility to change your plan.
We provide 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.
Deeply rooted in a person-centered approach our Clare Bridge Alzheimer’s and dementia care 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.
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. It 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 memory care and registered dieticians, our unique dining program promotes a positive and successful dining experience through dementia-friendly menus, individualized dining assistance, and a supportive dining environment that encourages familiarity and socialization.
Providing excellent Alzheimer’s and dementia care is a complex task requiring specialized skills. Our Alzheimer’s and dementia care associates complete initial training, then participate in continuing education courses to remain current in the best practices and approaches for care of individuals with dementia.
Life takes many turns, especially as it relates to health. On those occasions it is reassuring to know you have access to specialized care right here on campus at our South Port Square Health Center. We offer licensed and Medicare-certified skilled nursing care with well-appointed private and semi-private accommodations.
Whether it’s a short-term respite visit while recovering from surgery or a long-term rehabilitation after a joint replacement, at South Port Square we have the services and care you need, when you need them. Our skilled nursing team provides round-the-clock nursing care and our on-site rehabilitation professionals offer physical, occupational and speech therapies to help patients enhance or regain their independence.
We partner with you and your family to create a care plan that honors your individual preferences and needs. We treat the whole person – mind, body and spirit – with compassion and attentive care.
Let us help you create the rewarding lifestyle you deserve with the confidence of knowing care is available, if your needs change. For more information about our services or to schedule a tour, complete the online form or call today.