Colonial at Fort Lauderdale

2801 Northwest 55th Avenue Lauderhill FL 33313

866-465-5993

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At Colonial at Fort Lauderdale, we provide a plethora of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site experiences and outings. Cats and dogs are permitted in private quarters. Our property is located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. Free resident parking and guest parking is available at our location. Our purpose-built community offers the advantage of individualized care; every facet of the community is designed to cater to the special needs of its occupants. We provide occupants with meals throughout the day. Dining options are comprised of restaurant-style dining. We offer meal options such as vegetarian food and Kosher fare. Residents can exercise their physical and mental well-being with specially curated on-site activities. The exercise program includes chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations. We love to organize holiday parties, birthday parties, BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties and resident karaoke nights. We provide regular musical entertainment for the use of our residents - and in some instances, to take a trip down memory lane. We offer Dakim BrainFitness™, a clinically-proven brain-training program to help their residents improve and preserve mental functioning. Residents may engage in recreational activities such as art classes designed to inspire and stimulate mental well-being. Residents can also join our gardening club. Our community activities roster includes dances and Senior Proms. Happy hour has a positive impact on the community; residents enjoy lively camaraderie. Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement in mind. Our community grounds offers an outside patio garden accessible to all residents. Indoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or to just relax. Our community is secured to ensure the safety of our residents. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a fully-stocked arts and crafts center, our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles, a hot tub / swimming pool, a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents, and a game room, where you can socialize while enjoying games of all varieties. The building design comes together with its airy, bright atrium space. Spanish, French, Russian, German, and Italian speaking staff members are present at our community.

We offer wheelchair accessible units, studio units, and companion units to those residents who would like or need a roommate. Ground floor units are available. Free wi-fi is provided to all of our residents. To accommodate our residents, our community has WanderGuard capability, and air conditioning and temperatures are regulated to optimize comfort and safety. Resident lodgings featuring wheelchair accessible showers are available. Our residents also enjoy free access to cable satellite TV.

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community. We provide residents access to transportation services at a reasonable cost. We have a beautician conveniently located on-site - residents can easily receive beauty treatments for all occasions. We offer on-site devotional services, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. Our convenient on-site beauty salon provides both hair and beauty treatments. Pet care is available for our residents' beloved pets. Our residents may schedule reminders for medication 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 provided by licensed practitioners present on staff 24/7. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and entertainment, we employ a full-time activities director. Our medication-care managers organize the medication services available to our residents. On-site RN's and LPN's are available. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. We have registered nurses on our community staff. We have a registered dietician / nutritionist on site. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, providing aid with sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. In addition to other transfer services, our community provides 1-person assisted transfers. Our lobby has a dedicated concierge available to handle the basic and immediate needs of you and your visitors. 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. We offer on-site home care to our residents to ensure all healthcare needs are met. Grocery shopping services are available as needed. We offer skilled nursing care by licensed nurses, fully equipped to handle responsibilities such as wound care, tube feedings, and monitoring. 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 ADL assistance, insulin 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. Services include incontinence care for bladder-related and bowel-related symptoms. The facility supports outdoor leisure hours. 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 community is licensed for 105 residents. The building was constructed in 1980, and last renovated in 2018. We accept residents from the age of 55 and above. Local fire, police, and EMT services are nearby and ready to respond. The local region contains several churches and shopping centers.

Pricing at Colonial at Fort Lauderdale

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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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 Colonial at Fort Lauderdale

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    I toured Colonial Assisted Living today at Lauderhill, and what an amazing transformation. The new owners have put real thought into recreating the community, it is beautiful!!!!Not to mention how reasonable...

  • We chose this facility because it is very nice and was a good value.

    We chose this facility because it is very nice and was a good value. I haven't had any complaints about the food. They keep it clean, the staff are friendly. They seem to have a good variety of activities...

  • avg price $2,200 per month....

    avg price $2,200 per month. Reviews generally negative

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Community Details at Colonial at Fort Lauderdale

  • Colonial at Fort Lauderdale Amenities

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

Senior Housing Types Provided at Colonial at Fort Lauderdale

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