Best of Oakes Adult Family Home

4820 South Oakes Street Tacoma WA 98409

866-465-5993

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Description of Best of Oakes Adult Family Home located in Tacoma, Washington

At Best of Oakes Adult Family Home, we offer an assortment of community features. Regularly scheduled off-site adventures and excursions are very popular with our occupants. Our facility is located near accessible public transit. Our location conveniently offers resident parking. Our purpose-built community has the support of individualized care; every facet of the community is designed to cater to the special needs of its occupants.

Dining Options

We provide occupants with meals throughout the day. We offer specified dining alternatives such as vegetarian food and Kosher fare.

On-Site Activities

Residents can exercise their physical and mental aptitude with specially curated on-site activities.

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement for resident mobility.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are a nice, quiet place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or just to relax. Our community is secured to ensure the safety of our residents.

Location Characteristics at Best of Oakes Adult Family Home

Living Options and Amenities

We offer wheelchair accessible units. Ground floor units are available. To accommodate our residents, WanderGuard capability is employed to ensure the safety of our residents. Resident rooms featuring wheelchair accessible showers are available. Units with a private bath are also available.

Premium Services at Best of Oakes Adult Family Home

Transportation

Our community provides complimentary transportation services. We provide residents access to transportation services at a reasonable cost.

Personal Services

We have a beautician conveniently located on-site - residents can easily receive beauty treatments for all occasions. We offer devotional services on-site, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. Offsite devotional services are offered in the nearby area.

Medical Care Services

Our 24-hour awake staff is at hand 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. We have registered nurses on our community staff. 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. Our residents may schedule reminders for medication and care activities. 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 and medication administration. 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. Healthcare services include colostomy care. Wound care is available. Services for residents with Disorientation/Lack of Awareness issues ensure residents are well-directed and receive support in living a healthy lifestyle, and that no one's needs are neglected. 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.

Community highlights at Best of Oakes Adult Family Home

Insurance and Paying for Care

We offer flexible pricing.

Community Certifications

Our community is licensed for 6 residents. The building was constructed in 1999, and last renovated in 2006. Our community is open to residents under the age of 55.

Pricing at Best of Oakes Adult Family Home

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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Private
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Semi-Private
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*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 Best of Oakes Adult Family Home

  • Very kind but did not feel like they ...

    Very kind but did not feel like they would be a good fit for my Mom.

Community Details at Best of Oakes Adult Family Home

  • Best of Oakes Adult Family Home Amenities

    • Devotional Services Offsite
    • Indoor Common Areas
    • Meals Provided
    • Vegetarian
    • Activities Offsite
    • Activities Onsite
    • Beautician Onsite
    • Devotional Services Onsite
    • Kosher
    • Outdoor Common Areas
    • Private Bath

Senior Housing Types Provided at Best of Oakes Adult Family Home

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