Serenity House VIII

5750 S Kenton Way Englewood CO 80111

866-465-5993

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At Serenity House VIII, we provide an assortment of community features. Frequent off-site experiences and outings are very popular with our occupants. Cats and dogs are permitted in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located nearby public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. Our location conveniently offers resident parking. Our purpose-built community provides the aid of specialized care; every characteristic of the community is designed to cater to the unique needs of its occupants. We provide occupants with meals throughout the day. We love to accommodate visiting guests, meals provided. Dining includes specialized dining programs available to residents upon request. Food service is available to residents at any time, day or night. We offer dining options such as vegetarian food and low/no sodium options. We have specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical well-being. Included in our exercise program are chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations, Tai Chi™ classes - a wonderful and effective exercise for maintaining health of body and mind, at low physical impact, ForeverFit™-based exercise program, and stretching classes. We love to host holiday parties, birthday parties and BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties. Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. Our community offers a healthy living program ensuring 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 entertainment center includes Wii Sports™ Bowling for bowling enthusiasts. We offer Dakim BrainFitness™, a clinically-proven brain-training program to help their residents improve and preserve mental functioning. Residents may participate in community service programs. 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. 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, an enclosed-courtyard to enhance recreation hours, indoor and outdoor walking paths for the pleasure and convenience of our residents, and raised gardening beds available to residents during their leisure hours. Indoor common areas are a nice, quiet 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 hot tub / swimming pool, a computer room, a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents, a game room, where you can socialize while enjoying games of all varieties, and our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles.

We offer 1-bedroom units, wheelchair accessible units, and handicapped units designed for easy accessibility and for use by wheelchair users. Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western-exposure and ground floor rooms are available. We have free wi-fi for all of our residents. To accommodate our residents, WanderGuard capability is employed to ensure the safety of our residents. Resident lodgings featuring roll-in and wheelchair accessible showers are available. Units with a private bath are also available. The facility also offers free cable satellite TV to all residents.

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community. All of our residents have access to our transportation services at a reasonable cost. 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. We offer grocery shopping services to eliminate the need for trips to the store. Our

convenient on-site beauty salon provides hair care and beauty treatments. We offer laundry and dry cleaning services as well. Pet care is offered for our residents' beloved pets. At our community we offer adjunct therapies, such as reminiscence therapy, which stimulates sight, sound, smell, and touch faculties to encourage memory recall and the enjoyment of sensory experiences. Additionally, we offer sensory-based programming (like Snoezelen therapy) that creates relaxing and stimulating spaces for residents coping with anxiety or agitation. Our residents may schedule reminders for medication and care activities. 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 present on staff 24/7. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and recreation, we employ a full-time director of activities. There are licensed nurses on-site to administer injections when needed. Our medication-care managers organize the medication services available to our residents. On-site RN's and LPN's are available. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. Our community staff includes registered nurses. 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, including sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. In addition to other transfer services, our community provides 1-person assisted transfers. This facility is not licensed by the state to offer medication dispensing services, however, residents are supported in their self-medication efforts as much as possible. Our caregivers receive specialized training in all applicable fields. 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 laundry and dry cleaning services as well. A dentist pays regular visits to our facility. 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. This community provides ADL assistance, insulin 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. Staff members are versed in the usage of the Hoyer Lift for total transfers. Our facility is properly equipped and staffed to handle feeding IV insertion and feeding tube management. Wound care is available. Healthcare services include colostomy care. 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. Restless residents may wander to cope with the anxiety caused by Alzheimer's disease and dementia - our facility features a locked and secured neighborhood to ensure the safety of all. 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 community is licensed for 7 residents. The building was constructed in 1982, and most recently renovated in 2018. Our community is open to residents younger than 55. Local fire, police, and EMT services are nearby and ready to respond. The local vicinity offers several churches, shopping centers, and beautiful parks close by. Hotels are conveniently located near the facility for residents' guests and visitors. Our community is located near a college, and interaction with students who reside in the neighborhood is frequent.

Pricing at Serenity House VIII

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

1 Bedroom
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Private
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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 Serenity House VIII

  • Care for mom

    I like the care that myI like the care that my mom is getting in this community. The staff is taking good care of her. They need to work on a few areas. There is a language barrier with the staff. There are...

  • Great experience at Serenity House

    My parent received excellent care at Serenity House VIII. [Removed], the head caregiver, was very empathetic, caring and patient. All the other caregivers we met were equally good. The concept of a home-based...

Community Details at Serenity House VIII

  • Serenity House VIII Amenities

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

Senior Housing Types Provided at Serenity House VIII

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