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The Fountains at Washington House

5100 Fillmore Ave  —  Alexandria,  VA 22311

Assisted Living, Independent Living

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About The Fountains at Washington House

Welcome to Alexandria’s number-one continuing care RENTAL community!

Located near Washington DC, The Fountains at Washington House offers nine (9) floor plans in both assisted and independent living in a boutique-hotel style environment. Our community provides independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing and rehabilitation services to those 55 and better. Cozy, intimate, friendly, beautiful are just some of the words our visitors have used to describe our atmosphere!
Our residents thrive by participating in or teaching

Watermark University classes

designed to incorporate brain and body fitness for life. Culinary Arts, Tai Chi, Museums, Computer, History, Art, Literature, Geography, Foreign Policy, Yoga, Garden tours, are just some of the many classes we are passionate about! Services include delicious Meals made to order, Housekeeping services, trained 24 hour Nursing staff, Shuttle Transportation, Cafe, Libraries, Movie Theatre, Art Gallery and Classroom, Hair Salon, Concierge services, Move-in coordination, etc.

Come see how you can be a part of this community with NO large buy-in at any level of care!



The Fountains at Washington House is a Watermark Retirement Community. We are creating extraordinary communities where people THRIVE!

Family Testimonials

"Mama has adjusted really well to her new home! She looks really content and they are taking such good care of her. I don't know what I would have done without you! It was wonderful having you to talk with and setting up the appointments at the different facilities was a life saver!"

Lois Q., Found Assisted Living in Alexandria, VA

"Your assistance proved to be invaluable. It got the ball rolling and steered us in the right direction. The biggest thing was, just knowing that we were not alone in our search and that you were there for questions if we had any."

Mark A., Found Assisted Living in Leesburg, VA

Accreditation

  • NCAL Accredited

Amenities Available

  • TV Lounge
  • Meeting room
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Computer room
  • Fitness center
  • Outside patio garden
  • Raised gardening beds
  • Billiards lounge
  • Movie Room / Theater
  • Arts and crafts center
  • Beauty Salon
  • Cafe / Bistro
  • Atrium
  • Library
  • Free parking
  • Fireplaces in common areas
  • Piano / Organ
  • Activities Onsite
  • Indoor Common Areas
  • Vegetarian
  • Devotional Services Offsite
  • Devotional Services Onsite
  • Outdoor Common Areas
  • Activities Offsite
  • Beautician Onsite
  • Meals Provided
  • Skilled nursing
  • Visiting Chaplain
  • Religious Services: Catholic
  • Visiting Rabbi
  • Religious Services: Protestant
  • Religious Services: Jewish
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Housekeeping provided

Staffing

  • Full time activity director
  • ADL Assistance
  • IADL Assistance
  • Nutritionist / Dietician
  • On-Site RNs / LPNs
  • Dedicated concierge
  • Medical Director: MD
  • Medication care managers / Medication Technicians
  • Visiting Nurse
  • Visiting Dentist
  • Homecare Onsite
  • Visiting Speech Therapist
  • Doctor on Call
  • Visiting Occupational Therapist
  • Visiting Podiatrist
  • Visiting Physical Therapist
  • 24-Hour Awake Staff
  • Nurses on Staff

Housing

  • Full kitchen
  • Handicapped Units
  • Ground Floor Units
  • North Exposure Units
  • 1 bedroom units
  • Kitchenette
  • West Exposure Units
  • 2 bedroom units
  • Studio Units
  • East Exposure Units
  • Full Bathtubs
  • Air conditioning / climate control
  • South Exposure Units

Activities

  • Choir / singing club
  • Book club
  • Bridge club
  • Men's group
  • Resident band
  • Gardening club
  • Cards / Pinochle club
  • Walking club
  • Current Events Club
  • Bible Study
  • Live musical entertainment
  • BBQs / outdoor parties / picnics
  • Happy hours
  • Holiday parties
  • Birthday parties
  • Live Performances
  • Intergenerational Programs
  • Wine tasting
  • Live well programs
  • Cooking Classes
  • Art classes
  • Yoga / chair yoga
  • Brain fitness / Dakim
  • Stretching classes
  • Trips and outings / field trips
  • Wii Bowling
  • Karaoke
  • Tai Chi
  • Educational lectures / life long learning

Other Services

  • Complimentary Transportation
  • Resident Parking Available
  • Property Convenient to Busline
  • Transportation at Cost
  • Special Diets: Low / No Sugar
  • Professional chef
  • International cuisine
  • Room service
  • Private dining room
  • Vegan options
  • Special Diets: Low / No sodium
  • Restaurant style dining
  • Special Diets: Gluten-free
  • Guest meals
  • Aging in Place
  • Full Tubs
  • Respite Offered
  • Hospice Available

Accepts Pets

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Smoking

  • Allowed Outdoors

What's Nearby

  • Churches
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Hotels
  • College / University
  • Parks
  • Emergency Services (Fire / Police / EMT)
  • Retail Shopping

Awards

Pet Friendly Senior Living
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Nearby Hospitals

Inova Alexandria Hospital

Alexandria, Virginia - 1.09 mi

Dominion Hospital

Falls Church, Virginia - 3.23 mi

Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington

Arlington, Virginia - 3.64 mi

George Washington University Hospital

Washington, District Of Columbia - 5.58 mi

Specialty Hospital of Washington-Hadley

Washington, District Of Columbia - 5.59 mi

Nearby Libraries

Ellen Coolidge Burke Branch Library

Alexandria, VA - 0.74 mi

Shirlington Library

Arlington, VA - 1.37 mi

Woodrow Wilson Community Library

Falls Church, VA - 1.79 mi

Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library

Alexandria, VA - 1.79 mi

Talking Books Service

Alexandria, VA - 1.79 mi

Community Reviews

Nice place overall, a few ways they could improve

reviewed on: 2/9/2015 by Anonymous

Overall I think they do an excellent job at The Fountains at Washington House. The facility itself is well kept and clean, and the staff are all very friendly. However, I do think they could do a b...  Read More...

Tour on Thursday August 14

reviewed on: 7/7/2014 by Anonymous

Tour on Thursday August 14. Received all important documents. Excellent facility and staff; extremely informative. On my list for consideration. Visiting other...  Read More...

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