2701 Military Road NW Washington DC 20015
Overview of Forest Side conveniently located in Washington, District Of ColumbiaAt Forest Side, we offer an assortment of community amenities. Frequent off-site adventures and excursions are very popular with our occupants. Our location is conveniently located near reachable public transit. Our location conveniently offers resident parking. Our purpose-built community has the benefit of specialized care; every facet of the community is designed to cater to the unique needs of its residents.
Dining OptionsWe provide occupants with meals throughout the day. We offer specified meal options such as vegetarian food.
On-Site ActivitiesResidents stay active with specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical well-being.
Outdoor Common AreasOutdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement in mind.
Indoor Common AreasIndoor common areas are a nice, quiet place to enjoy the company of fellow residents or to just relax. Our community is secured to ensure our residents are protected.
Community Features at Forest Side
Living Options and AmenitiesWe 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 lodgings featuring wheelchair accessible showers are available.
Featured Amenities at Forest Side
TransportationOur community provides complimentary transportation services.
Personal ServicesWe 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 ServicesOur 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 who are on staff 24/7. We have registered nurses on our community staff. 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. We offer on-site home care to our residents to guarantee all healthcare needs are met. 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 medication administration. We can administer a sliding scale program to monitor insulin levels via glucose tests, and adjust medications based on the results. Services include incontinence care for bladder-related and bowel-related symptoms. Our community provides psychiatric 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. Alzheimer's and dementia may encourage wandering as a means of coping with anxiety. Our facility utilizes a locked and secured perimeter to ensure the safety of our residents.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.
Community highlights at Forest Side
Community CertificationsOur property is licensed for 33 residents. The building was constructed in 2011, and last renovated in 2011. We accept residents from the age of 62 and above.
Pricing at Forest Side
*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.
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