Maplewood at Darien

599 Boston Post Road Darien CT 06820

866-465-5993

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Description of Maplewood at Darien conveniently located in Darien, Connecticut

At Maplewood at Darien, we offer a myriad of community features. Residents can participate in frequent off-site adventures and outings. Pets such as dogs and cats are allowed in private rooms. We offer free wi-fi. Free resident parking and covered parking is available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the aid of individualized care; every facet of the community is designed to cater to the special needs of its occupants.

Dining Options

All meals are provided to occupants. We love to accommodate visiting guests, meals provided. Dining options cover 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. Included in our exercise curriculum are stretching classes. We love to host 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 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 participate in community service programs. 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 walking club for social and physical stimulation, bible study, or current events club. Our community activities cycle includes 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

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement for resident mobility. Our community grounds includes a gorgeous butterfly garden for residents' enjoyment and an outside patio garden accessible to all residents.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are a nice, quiet place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or to just relax. At our community we have our own bar where residents gather, socialize, and enjoy tasty libations. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a fully-stocked arts and crafts center, a game room, where you can socialize while enjoying games of all varieties, a computer room, a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents, and our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles. Our community is secured to ensure the safety of our residents.

Location Features at Maplewood at Darien

Living Options and Amenities

We offer 1-bedroom units, wheelchair accessible units, and studio units. Northern, Eastern, and Western-facing and ground floor units are available. Free wi-fi is available to 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. Resident rooms featuring roll-in and wheelchair accessible showers are available.

Featured Services at Maplewood at Darien

Transportation

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community.

Personal Services

We have a beautician conveniently located on-site - residents can easily receive beauty treatments for all occasions. Our convenient on-site beauty salon provides both hair and beauty treatments. We offer on-site devotional services, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. Offsite devotional services are offered in the nearby area.

Pet Care Options

Pet care is offered 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 provided 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. 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. 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. 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. 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 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. Our weight limit for assisted lifts and single-person transfers is 40 lbs. Our community provides psychiatric care. 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 (using queuing, for instance) and supported in a healthy lifestyle - nobody falls between the cracks. The facility supports outdoor leisure hours. 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.

What to expect at Maplewood at Darien

Community Certifications

Our community is licensed for 66 residents. The building was constructed in 2012, and last renovated in 2012. We accept residents from the age of 50 and above.

Local Area Amenities

There are beautiful parks located in the surrounding neighborhood.

Pricing at Maplewood at Darien

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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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 Maplewood at Darien

3.6 of 5 Average rating
10 Reviews
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(5) A Place For Mom
(5) SeniorAdvisor.com
  • Maplewood Darien a great place for my Mother

    The Team at Maplewood Darien have been amazing since we transitioned my Mother there 3 months ago. You really get a feeling of community... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Maplewood Darien a great place for my Mother

    The Team at Maplewood Darien have been amazing since we transitioned my Mother there 3 months ago. You really get a feeling of community from the very beginning and the staff are 100% involved with my Mother's day to day routine. Everyone... more

  • Staff is not very helpful and have been know to be sneaky and untrustworthy. I would highly recommend not putting a partner at this... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Staff is not very helpful and have been know to be sneaky and untrustworthy. I would highly recommend not putting a partner at this facility.

  • Thoroughly enjoyed meeting Christine and some of the other employees at Maplewood. A beautiful, well run residence. This was my first... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Thoroughly enjoyed meeting Christine and some of the other employees at Maplewood. A beautiful, well run residence. This was my first visit to an assisted living residence and I was very impressed.

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Community Details at Maplewood at Darien

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    • Maplewood at Darien Amenities

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

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Maplewood at Darien

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