Ark of Life

1707 E Citation Lane Tempe AZ 85284

866-465-5993

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At Ark of Life, we have a range of community features. Cats and dogs are permitted in private quarters. Our purpose-built community offers the support of individualized care; every characteristic of the community is designed to cater to the unique needs of its occupants. Our community is secured to ensure our residents are protected.

Ground floor units are available. To accommodate our residents, we are fully integrated with WanderGuard capability.

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community. Our residents can schedule reminders and exceptions for both medications and care activities. Our 24-hour awake staff is available to assist your loved one in fulfilling time-sensitive needs, should they arise. All services are delivered by licensed practitioners who are on staff 24/7. There are licensed nurses on-site to administer injections when needed. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. We have registered nurses on our community staff. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, including sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. In addition to other transfer services, our community provides 1-person assisted transfers. We are not licensed by the state to offer medication dispensing services, however, residents are supported in their self-medication efforts as much as possible. We recruit first-class visiting podiatrists whose job it is to ensure our residents are happy, fit, and mobile. Regular visits from specialized occupational therapists are available to residents to aid development, recovery, improvements, and maintenance of skills needed for daily living. Speech therapy services are provided by trained and certified speech-pathologists. A visiting nurse is available to all residents. We always have a doctor on call to handle adjustments in medication, continued consultation, and urgent medical needs when they arise. A dentist pays regular visits to our facility. On-site hospice care is provided. Our community offers respite care - a short-term stay at a senior living community - perfect for those recovering from a hospital visit, the interim during which a caregiver takes an extended vacation, or simply to experience a senior living trial period. This community provides administered injections, insulin injections, medication administration, and licensed nurses are onsite to administer injections when needed. We can administer a sliding scale program to monitor insulin levels via glucose tests, and adjust medications based on the results. Staff members are versed in the usage of the Hoyer Lift for total transfers. Our facility is properly equipped and staffed to handle feeding IV insertion management. Our facility includes both catheter and colostomy care services. Our facility services include catheter care. Services for residents with Disorientation/Lack of Awareness issues ensure residents are well-directed (using queuing, for instance) and supported in a healthy lifestyle - nobody falls between the cracks. Restless residents may wander to cope with the anxiety caused by Alzheimer's disease and dementia - our facility features a locked and secured neighborhood to ensure the safety of all. Our facilities are secure and the staff is specially trained in de-escalating exit-seeking behaviors. We accept residents with behavioral issues - our staff is specially trained in de-escalating behavioral episodes and our facilities are fully equipped to handle any related occurrences that may arise. Our facilities are secure and our staff is specially trained to contain and de-escalate dangerous behaviors and suicidal ideation. Our staff is specially trained in de-escalating exit-seeking behaviors.

Our community accepts residents under the age of 55.

Pricing at Ark of Life

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

1 Bedroom
$ See Pricing
Private
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Semi-Private
$ See Pricing

*Prices quoted are monthly rental charges and are provided by the communities themselves. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with your Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

Reviews of Ark of Life

  • Not Accepted

    We had visited this community and mostly was concern if they could care for my wife. We seen a lot of places and some were less expensive. I had a tour with them and learned that they could not handle my wife....

  • called owner prior to going...

    called owner prior to going was greeted by Emmanuel, iasked for Avrenu. He looked at me like I was crazy, said this is a care facility is that what your here for ? I said I'm here to pick up a pepperoni...

  • Large lots of places to sit...

    Large lots of places to sit watch TV large grass area in back bike on back porch shade cover area out back

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Community Details at Ark of Life

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Ark of Life

    • Memory Care
    • Care Homes
    • Assisted Living
    • Nursing Home
    • Independent Living
    • Home Care
    • Senior Apartments