Katella Senior Living Community

3952 Katella Avenue Los Alamitos CA 90720

866-465-5993

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Description of Katella Senior Living Community conveniently located in Los Alamitos, California

At Katella Senior Living Community, we have a myriad of community features. Animals such as dogs and cats are allowed in resident quarters. We have free wi-fi and high speed internet. Our location conveniently offers resident parking and guest parking. Our purpose-built community has the benefit of specialized care; every facet of the community is designed to cater to the special needs of its residents.

Dining Options

We provide occupants with meals throughout the day. We love to entertain visiting company, meals included. Dining includes restaurant-style dining, private dining rooms for residents who wish to celebrate special occasions or entertain visitors, and room service.Food service is available to residents at any time, day or night. Our residents can enjoy meals prepared by a professional chef. We offer specified meal alternatives such as vegetarian food and low/no sodium options.

On-Site Activities

We have specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical health. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and entertainment, we employ a full-time director of activities. Included in our exercise program are stretching classes. We love to celebrate with holiday parties, birthday parties, BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties and resident karaoke nights. Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. We offer Dakim BrainFitness(add TM), a clinically-proven brain-training program to help their residents improve and preserve mental functioning. Residents may participate in community service programs. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. For residents who are reluctant to participate in social or recreational activities, we offer pet therapy as a positive and stimulating alternative. 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 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 and regular educational lectures covering a wide range of academic topics. Care-givers at our community use the Montessori Method(add TM) to provide the most effective care possible for residents with dementia and/or anxiety. 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 in mind. Our community grounds is comprised of an outside patio garden accessible to all residents and an enclosed-courtyard to enhance recreation hours.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or just to relax. Our community is secured to ensure the safety of our residents. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a bistro, a computer room, and our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles.

Languages Spoken at Katella Senior Living Community

Staff members who speak Spanish are employed by the community.

Location Characteristics at Katella Senior Living Community

Living Options and Amenities

We offer 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. Resident rooms featuring wheelchair accessible showers are available. Our residents also enjoy free access to cable satellite TV.

Available Services at Katella Senior Living Community

Transportation

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community. All of our residents have access to our 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. Our convenient on-site beauty salon provides hair care and beauty treatments. Both laundry and dry cleaning services are offered.

Religious Services

We offer devotional services on-site, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. Catholic and Protestant religious services are available, provided by a visiting chaplain. There are also several churches located within the surrounding neighborhood.

Pet Care Options

Pet care is available for our residents' beloved pets.

Medical Care Services

Our 24-hour awake staff is available 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. On-site RN's and LPN's are available. We have a registered dietician / nutritionist on site. We have a Medical Director on staff who is responsible for putting together healthcare programs for residents, including medication management. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, providing aid with sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. 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. Caregivers at our facility receive specialized, relevant training in a variety of areas. We recruit first-class visiting podiatrists whose job it is to ensure our residents are happy, fit, and mobile. 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. Additionally, we offer sensory-based programming (like Snoezelen therapy) that creates relaxing and stimulating spaces for residents coping with anxiety or agitation. Our residents can schedule reminders and exceptions for both medications 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 ADL assistance, administered injections, insulin injections, medication administration, and licensed nurses are onsite to administer injections when needed. Our weight limit for assisted lifts and single-person transfers is 25 lbs. 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. 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.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 staff is specially trained in de-escalating exit-seeking behaviors.

Community information at Katella Senior Living Community

Community Certifications

Our property is licensed for 140 residents. The building was constructed in 1970, and last renovated in 2015. We accept residents from the age of 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. Hotels are conveniently located near the facility for residents' guests and visitors.

Pricing at Katella Senior Living Community

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
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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 Katella Senior Living Community

4.6 of 5 Average rating
18 Reviews
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(9) A Place For Mom
(9) SeniorAdvisor.com
  • If you want to feel cared about

    This was the last stop of the day for us, we are looking to find a safe home for my great aunt. The staff here was very friendly and really... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    If you want to feel cared about

    This was the last stop of the day for us, we are looking to find a safe home for my great aunt. The staff here was very friendly and really made us feel welcomed. I rarely feel the need to make comments but I just had to after our meeting.... more

  • Fun, friendly, clean place!

    What a terrific first impression. We toured this facility during a Carnival and Petting Zoo activity, and it was so nice to see interaction... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Fun, friendly, clean place!

    What a terrific first impression. We toured this facility during a Carnival and Petting Zoo activity, and it was so nice to see interaction with the staff and residents. [Name removed] gave us a tour around the entire facility, and we were... more

  • Great place

    Great staff, seems like a great environment

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Great place

    Great staff, seems like a great environment

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Community Details at Katella Senior Living Community

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    • Katella Senior Living Community Amenities

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

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Katella Senior Living Community

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