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Assisted Living

Assisted living is an option for long-term care of seniors and individuals with special needs. It provides a unique balance of independence and specialized care without sacrificing safety or quality of life. Exploring assisted living options can be stressful. It’s challenging to know where to even begin, especially when faced with so many options. At Carespring, we’re passionate about helping you find the perfect assisted living community in Cincinnati or Northern Kentucky for yourself or your loved one.

Residents in our assisted living facilities gain access to recreational activities and services such as medical monitoring and assistance with daily tasks such as cooking, cleaning, and managing medications. This type of care is designed to bridge the gap between full-time nursing home care and living independently at home, by providing tailored services within a safe community environment.

When Is It Time for Assisted Living?

One of the most important aspects to consider when determining if it’s time for assisted living is safety. If an individual is struggling with activities of daily living such as cleaning, cooking, or managing medications, these tasks should be delegated to professionals in order to guarantee the individual’s safety and well-being. Additionally, falls and wandering are common issues among those requiring long-term care. Assisted living facilities often provide daily monitoring and staff who can quickly respond to any emergency situation.

Another key factor in deciding whether it’s time is the individual’s quality of life. Social interaction with peers and recreational activities can play a major role in keeping individuals healthy and mentally active. These facilities provide plenty of opportunities for interaction and engaging activities that help residents feel like part of a community while still providing freedom and independence in some capacity. The decision to move into an assisted living facility shouldn’t be taken lightly. Understanding all factors involved before making a decision can ensure that everyone concerned makes the best choice for their loved one.

Elderly woman holding nurse's hand in an assisted living facility

Our Assisted Living Facilities

Our assisted living facilities are Barrington in Fort Thomas and Chesterwood in West Chester. Each resident has access to the help they need within their own spacious personal living areas. We’d love to show you just how pleasant life can be at Barrington and Chesterwood! To arrange a personal tour call 859-609-3307 or 513-326-4000.

Barrington

Carespring Barrington

Barrington features assisted living apartments. It’s a peaceful location that’s close to so much in the well-established Ft. Thomas, KY community.

Amenities include:

  • Assistance with daily living activities
  • Medication supervision and reminders
  • Restaurant style dining with meals prepared by Master Chef
  • Maintenance-free living
  • In-room washer and dryer
  • Cable TV in room
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Exercise facility staffed with therapists
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Activity center
  • Sundry store
  • Hair salon
  • Transportation to social outings and appointments
  • Wellness, spiritual and social programming
  • Courtyards and outdoor living areas
Learn more about Barrington

Chesterwood

Carespring Chesterwood

Chesterwood offers assisted living in West Chester, OH. It’s conveniently located across from Voice of America Park.

Amenities include:

  • Assistance with daily living activities
  • Medication supervision and reminders
  • Administration of medications
  • Restaurant style dining with meals prepared by Master Chef
  • Maintenance-free living
  • Exercise facility staffed with therapists
  • Main Street feature, bringing the comforts of community to you
  • Courtyards and outdoor living areas
  • Charter Club Community Clubhouse
  • Greenhouse
  • Gift shop
  • Hair salon
  • Transportation to social outings and appointments
  • Wellness, spiritual and social programming
  • 24-hour caregiving staff
Learn more about Chesterwood

The Benefits of Assisted Living

Assisted living provides a variety of benefits to those who seek long-term care solutions. The primary benefit of assisted living is the quality of care provided. These facilities have highly trained staff who provide 24-hour monitoring and assistance, ensuring that all needs are met should any emergency arise. This peace of mind can be especially important for seniors or individuals with disabilities or physical limitations who may be unable to take care of themselves without assistance.

There are often an array of recreational activities that allow residents to continue cultivating relationships with fellow residents and remain mentally active. These activities can range from movie nights, arts and crafts classes, and even trips out into the community for shopping or entertainment excursions.

Safe Environment

Safe environment

When seniors need more assistance, families often have to make home modifications. Our assisted living housing is designed for accessibility and increased senior mobility.

Physical Activity

Physical activity

Staying active in organized group settings helps seniors keep their bodies strong. Physical fitness opportunities in assisted living go beyond what can be provided at home.

Supervised Nutrition

Supervised nutrition

Many seniors suffer from malnutrition without a specific, nutrient-dense diet. In an assisted living community, caretakers are able to ensure residents are getting adequate nutrition.

Daily Activity Help

Daily activity help

Activities like dressing, bathing, and eating are difficult for some seniors. With assisted living, caretakers are available at all hours to help when needed.

Services

Services

Day-to-day responsibilities become difficult as mobility decreases. Assisted living communities provide housekeeping services, transportation, and more.

Social Events

Social events

Planned group outings, classes, and cultural events help keep life exciting. Art classes, book clubs, and visiting scholars in a variety of fields are available.

Assisted living allows family members to rest assured that their loved one is being looked after by professionals in an environment where their safety is always a top priority. Many families feel guilty about leaving their family member in a nursing home. However, selecting the right facility can be the best assessment for them to secure a good quality of life while still having freedom and independence on some level.

When it comes to assisted living, there’s no better choice than Carespring. With our top of the line support and comprehensive approach to health care, Carespring ensures our residents receive the attention they need in a comfortable and compassionate environment. Our highly skilled professionals not only prioritize skilled nursing care, but other important needs such as laundry services and tasty meals—all of which are handled with respect and kindness.

We recognize that considering an assisted living facility can be difficult, so we provide a personalized experience tailored to each individual’s needs from day one. Contact Carespring today for more information on how we can help you or a loved one feel at home in an assisted living facility.

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