Illahee Hills

8308 Colby Parkway Urbandale IA 50322

866-465-5993

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At Illahee Hills, we offer a multitude of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site experiences and day trips. Cats and dogs are permitted in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near reachable public transportation. Free wi-fi and high speed internet is offered to all our residents. Free resident parking and guest parking is available at our location. We provide residents with meals throughout the day. It's our passion to accommodate visiting guests, meals included. Dining options include restaurant-style dining and room service. We offer dining choices such as vegetarian food and low/no sodium options. Residents can exercise their physical and mental health with specially curated on-site activities. We offer difference exercise programs such as ForeverFit™-based exercise program, chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations, stretching classes, and Tai Chi™ classes - a wonderful and effective exercise for maintaining health of body and mind, at low physical impact. 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. Residents may participate in community service programs. Our community offers a healthy living program encompassing cognitive, dietary, and physical health to ensure residents live their best and healthiest lives. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. We offer Dakim BrainFitness™, a clinically-proven brain-training program to help their residents improve and preserve mental functioning. Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. Residents may participate 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. Our community activities cycle includes trivia nights, regular educational lectures covering a wide range of academic topics, and 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 a gorgeous butterfly garden for residents' enjoyment, raised gardening beds available to residents during their leisure hours, and 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. The building design comes together with its airy, bright atrium space and a spectacular ballroom used for celebrations, performances, and Senior Prom. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a movie room, a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents, our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles, a billiards lounge for residents who want to try their hand at cue sports, and a game room, where you can socialize while enjoying games of all varieties.

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, wheelchair accessible units, and studio units. Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western-exposure and ground floor rooms are available. We have free wi-fi for all of our residents. Detached cottages are optional at our community. 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. Resident rooms featuring roll-in and wheelchair accessible showers are available. Units featuring full bathtubs are available. The facility also offers free cable satellite TV to all residents.

Our community provides complimentary transportation 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. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. Our on-site beauty salon provides hair care and beauty treatments, and our on-site barbershop can take care of all your grooming needs. Pet care is available for our residents' beloved pets. Our staff is awake and available 24 hours a day to assist your loved one with any time-sensitive needs that may arise. All services are provided by licensed practitioners who are on staff 24/7. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and amusement, we employ a full-time activities director. We have registered nurses on our community staff. Our residents can enjoy meals prepared by a professional chef. 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 accounted for. Grocery shopping services are available as needed. We offer on-site massage therapy to our residents. 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. The facility supports outdoor leisure hours.

Our property is licensed for 105 residents. The building was built in 1995, and most recently renovated in 2015. We accept residents from the age of 55 and above. Local fire, police, and EMT services are nearby and ready to respond. The community offers several churches, shopping centers, and beautiful parks close by. Hotels are conveniently located near the facility for residents' guests and visitors.

Pricing at Illahee Hills

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$ 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 Illahee Hills

  • Ready to settle in

    I relocated to be close to family and this community is wonderful. It is independent living and if I needed more help I would just contract people to help me. I have a suite here. It is always clean with no...

  • I toured this community

    I went on a tour here. The staff was nice and friendly. They answered all of my questions. The rooms were on the smaller side and it was more of an independent living and mom needed assisted living. I would...

  • I would recommend this community.

    There is good communication with the main office and they help you feel relaxed. They offer daily activities as well as there is access to a church. They have people come in for Sunday school and communion....

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Community Details at Illahee Hills

  • Illahee Hills Amenities

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

Senior Housing Types Provided at Illahee Hills

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