South Port Square is an exclusive senior living community located on Florida’s Gulf Coast near the quaint historic town of Punta Gorda. Our residents trade the chores of home maintenance for the sophisticated comfort of a well-deserved retirement.
Our community offers elegant accommodations, restaurant-style dining and opportunities to engage your interests, passion and purpose.
With our life care program, residents enjoy a dynamic lifestyle with a selection of care options to meet changing needs. From independent living and assisted living to Alzheimer’s and dementia care and skilled nursing and rehabilitation, transitioning between levels of care is simple.
Our campus includes the following accommodations and levels of care:
Our community is a smart choice, personally, financially and socially. With many options for programs, events and outings, you’ll be able to spend time with old friends while meeting new ones. It all comes together at Brookdale with the freedom to live as you choose.
Located where the Peace River flows into Charlotte Harbor, the South Port Square campus features tropical landscaping, plus ponds and walking paths. Our community features 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. With tennis, golf courses and parks close to campus, South Port Square offers an upscale lifestyle in a valued location.
South Port Square offers senior living at its best with smart individualized plans designed to meet your needs and healthcare considerations, along with financial solutions to impress you, your family and your financial advisors alike.
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.
You’ll also enjoy peace of mind knowing that if your needs change you will have a place to call home in the same community you already love.
Moving to a Brookdale life care community means never having to compromise your quality of life. By combining elegant accommodations with fine amenities and features, Brookdale life care communities nationwide are highly regarded within the neighborhoods we serve.
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.
Brookdale’s life care program gives you the freedom to enjoy life as you choose with the assurance of care continuum options. 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.
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.
Centrally located between Sarasota to the north and Fort Myers to the south, Punta Gorda is a hidden treasure on Florida’s Gulf Coast. As a haven for fishers, boaters, sun worshippers and shoppers alike, here you’ll enjoy year-round Florida sunshine and a lifestyle for which we have become famous. We are also a comfortable driving distance from Tampa, Orlando and Miami.
At Brookdale you can make every moment of your retirement count. That’s because South Port Square’s independent living experience provides dynamic options to make the most of your retirement years. 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.
Hospitality and wellness are also key components to independent living at South Port Square. With a number of planned activities and award-winning programs, our residents have many options for something appealing or entertaining to do.
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.
Brookdale Celebrates 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.
With lifestyle and wellness programs and the opportunity to sustain long-standing friendships and develop new ones, it all comes together at Brookdale. Come see how our exceptional blend of hospitality, service and continuum of care that can give you the freedom to live life as you choose.
There may come a time when you or your loved may need additional help with daily tasks. At South Port Square, 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. Providing different levels of care within our community is just one more way we serve our life care residents.
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.
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.
With our exclusive personal service system, you can live your life the way you want with the right care at the right time, delivered by the right people. Through years of experience serving seniors, we have developed a process that allows us to customize personal care plans for our assisted living residents. Your customized care plan means you only pay for the services you need and want, giving you the flexibility to change your plan.
At South Port Square, 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.
Our community offers programs and safe environments for those with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia. At Brookdale 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. Over the years, our 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 memory care and registered dieticians, our unique dining program promotes a positive and successful dining experience with the following features:
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.
South Port Square offers 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.