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8525 Urbandale Ave
Facility License: S0290
Caretypes Provided: Alzheimer’s Memory Care
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The Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center facility was opened in December, 2012, and is located in beautiful Urbandale, a suburb of the capital city of Des Moines, the largest city in Iowa. As part of JEA Senior Living, Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center is a family member of a group of facilities that extends from the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico and from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean.Here you will find our family's distinct Meaningful Moments® brand of memory care, where a full consideration of the resident's life experience and background, preferences and interests are all incorporated into an individualized, customized treatment plan. At Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center, residents can choose between long-term assisted living arrangements or short-term respite care, all the while benefiting from the JEA Senior Living mission to be the "leader in providing quality personal services to our residents, while honoring the experience of aging."The center offers around-the-clock care and supervision, private and semi-private accommodations, three quality, gourmet meals every day (as well as snacks and special guest meals!), and a vast array of activities. Whether on a field trip, exercising, attending a class, enjoying pet visits, socializing or participating in weekly church services, residents at Glen Oaks are always doing something!
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"I also want to once again extend my heartfelt gratitude for all
the help and assistance you have provided for our mom. We
moved her yesterday and we immediately found peace of mind and
found confidence in the care and concern shown to her during her
Fran C., Found Assisted Living in Des Moines, IA
"Our mom is moving to a really nice assisted living
facility. When she visited, one of her old friends came up to
say hello to her---someone she hadn't seen for a long time and
didn't realize was living there. She seems to be
feeling good about her decision and we are certainly happy with
knowing she will have a good place to live with the assistance she
Cherly B., Found Assisted Living in Mason City, IA
Finding a place for my husband wasn't the easiest task and I surely don't know what I would have done without the help of A Place For Mom. Since moving him into Glen Oaks things have been great! H... more...
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When: 8/30/2016 at 3 pm until 4 pm
Where: Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Nearly 60 percent of Alzheimer's and dementia caregivers rate the emotional stress of caregiving as high or very high; about 40 percent suffer from depression. Alzheimer's disease is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States and the 5th leading cause of death for those aged 65 and older.
You Are Not Alone...Caring for someone with Dementia can make you feel alone. A support group allows you to share concerns and know you don't need to explain. The Glen Oaks support group is a connection to others like you.
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
8525 Urbandale Ave.
Urbandale, IA 50322
Contact: Tara Tuttle, at 515-331-0970
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