Garrison Green

3028 Don Ethell Blvd SW Calgary AB T3E0C9

866-465-5993

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Summary of Garrison Green in Calgary, Alberta

At Garrison Green, we have a multitude of community amenities. Residents can take part in regularly scheduled off-site adventures and outings. Animals such as dogs and cats are allowed in resident quarters. Our campus is located near accessible public transit. We have free wi-fi. Free resident parking is available at our location.

Dining Options

We provide occupants with meals throughout the day. It's our delight to accommodate visiting company, meals provided. Dining options include restaurant-style dining, private dining rooms for residents who wish to celebrate special occasions or entertain visitors, and room service. Whether you're hungry day or night, food service is available at any time. Our residents can enjoy meals prepared by a professional chef. We offer specified dining services such as vegetarian food and low/no sodium options.

On-Site Activities

Residents can exercise their physical and mental abilities with specially curated on-site activities. Included in our exercise program are chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations, ForeverFit(add TM)-based exercise program, Tai Chi(add TM) classes - a wonderful and effective exercise for maintaining health of body and mind, at low physical impact, and stretching classes. We love to celebrate with holiday parties, birthday parties and BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties. Residents may participate in community service programs. Our inter-generational programs offer many benefits for both children and seniors, emphasizing the joys of human connectivity and propagating longer and happier lives for our residents.Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. Our community offers a healthy living program covering cognitive, dietary, and physical health to ensure residents live their best and healthiest lives. We provide regular musical entertainment for the use of our residents - and in some instances, to take a trip down memory lane. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. Residents may engage in recreational activities such as art classes designed to inspire and stimulate mental well-being and instructive community cooking classes. Residents can also join our gardening club, book club, or bible study. Our community activities include regular educational lectures covering a wide range of academic topics and frequent wine-tasting nights with a wide-spectrum of vintages and flavor palettes to sample and then compare notes on with friends and fellow residents. Happy hour has a positive impact on the community; residents enjoy lively camaraderie.

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement for resident mobility. Our community grounds is comprised of an outside patio garden accessible to all residents and raised gardening beds available to residents during their leisure hours.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are a nice, quiet place to enjoy the company of fellow residents or just to relax. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a game room, where you can socialize while enjoying games of all varieties, a bistro, a fully-stocked arts and crafts center, a computer room, and a movie room.

Location Amenities at Garrison Green

Living Options and Amenities

We offer 1 and 2-bedroom units for potential residents who would enjoy living with a roommate, 1-bedroom units, 2-bedroom units, for potential residents seeking a roommate and studio units. Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western-exposure and ground floor units are available. We have free wi-fi for all of our residents. To accommodate our residents, our community has air conditioning, and temperatures are regulated to optimize comfort and safety. Some apartments are equipped with kitchenettes so that residents can make their own food. Our residents also enjoy free access to cable satellite TV.

Premium Amenities at Garrison Green

Transportation

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community. 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. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. We offer grocery shopping services to eliminate the need for trips to the store.Both laundry and dry cleaning services are offered. We offer on-site devotional services, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. There are also several churches located within the surrounding neighborhood.

Pet Care Options

Pet care is offered for our residents' beloved pets.

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. There are licensed nurses on-site to administer injections when needed. Our medication-care managers organize the medication services available to our residents. Our community staff includes registered nurses. We have a registered dietician / nutritionist on site. In addition to other transfer services, our community provides 1-person assisted transfers. 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. We offer on-site massage therapy to our residents. We offer skilled nursing care by licensed nurses, fully equipped to handle responsibilities such as wound care, tube feedings, and monitoring. Our residents may schedule reminders for medication and care activities. On-site hospice care is provided. This community provides ADL assistance, administered 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. Services include incontinence care for bladder-related and bowel-related symptoms. 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. The facility supports outdoor leisure hours.

Find your home at Garrison Green

Community Certifications

Our community is home to residents age 55 and above.

Local Emergency Assistance

Local fire, police, and EMT services are nearby and ready to respond.

Local Area Amenities

There are shopping centers and beautiful parks located in the surrounding neighborhood.Our community is located near a college, and interaction with students who reside in the neighborhood is frequent.

Pricing at Garrison Green

Room Type
Monthly Range* (CAD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
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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 Garrison Green

4.1 of 5 Average rating
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(4) A Place For Mom
(4) SeniorAdvisor.com
  • Good tour. Staff are great. Residents seem happy. Did see a dementia resident, who was wandering into the kitchen area, being yelled at by... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Good tour. Staff are great. Residents seem happy. Did see a dementia resident, who was wandering into the kitchen area, being yelled at by kitchen staff to 'get out...you know you can't be back here'. The resident was non-combative and... more

  • Very Nice Place

    Garrison Green is a very nice place! The people here are friendly, attentive, and really get to know both the residents and their families.... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Very Nice Place

    Garrison Green is a very nice place! The people here are friendly, attentive, and really get to know both the residents and their families. They always recognize me and know just who I am there to visit! The facility itself is clean and... more

  • My Mother in Law has just moved into Garrison Green so it is a little early to tell how it is going to be. They have been very welcoming... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    My Mother in Law has just moved into Garrison Green so it is a little early to tell how it is going to be. They have been very welcoming and the nursing staff are giving her meds. My Mother in Law is 95 and nearly blind so she is finding... more

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Community Details at Garrison Green

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    • Garrison Green Amenities

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

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Garrison Green

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