St. Andrews Memory Care

7617 SE Main Street Portland OR 97215

866-465-5993

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Description of St. Andrews Memory Care located in Portland, Oregon

At St. Andrews Memory Care, we offer a range of community features. Frequent off-site experiences and day trips are very popular with our occupants. Our facility is conveniently located nearby public transit. Our purpose-built community provides the aid of specialized care; every characteristic of the community is designed to cater to the individual needs of its occupants.

Dining Amenities

We provide occupants with meals throughout the day. We love to accommodate visiting company, meals provided. We offer specified meal options such as vegetarian food and low/no sodium options.

On-Site Activities

Residents stay active with 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 Qi Gong, a combination of meditation and physical health activities that has many health benefits for seniors, chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations, and stretching classes. We love to celebrate with holiday parties and birthday parties. We provide regular musical entertainment for the use of our residents - and in some instances, to take a trip down memory lane. We offer inter-generational programs that have many benefits for both children and seniors - that emphasize the joys of human connectivity and propagate longer and happier. 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. Residents can also join our gardening club. Our community activities include dances and "Senior Proms".

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, walking paths that are accessible to seniors with a variety of physical capabilities, and an enclosed-courtyard to enhance recreation hours.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are a nice, quiet place to enjoy the company of fellow residents or to just relax. Our community is secured to ensure the safety of our residents.

Languages Spoken at St. Andrews Memory Care

Spanish and French speaking staff members are present at our community.

Community Amenities at St. Andrews Memory Care

Living Options and Amenities

We offer wheelchair accessible units, studio units, and companion units to those residents who would like or need a roommate. Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western-exposure and ground floor units are available. To accommodate our residents, our community has air conditioning, and temperatures are regulated to optimize comfort and safety. Resident rooms featuring wheelchair accessible showers are available.

Premium Amenities at St. Andrews Memory Care

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. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. Both laundry and dry cleaning services are offered.

Religious Services

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

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. Available services include on-site RN's and LPN's. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, including sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. 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 dentist pays regular visits to our facility. Our residents may schedule reminders for medication and care activities. On-site hospice care is provided. This community provides ADL assistance, administered injections, insulin injections, medication administration, and licensed nurses are onsite to administer injections when needed. 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. 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.

What to expect at St. Andrews Memory Care

Community Certifications

Our community is licensed for 85 residents. The building was built in 1892, and most recently renovated in 1986. 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 beautiful parks located in the surrounding neighborhood. 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 St. Andrews Memory Care

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 St. Andrews Memory Care

4.3 of 5 Average rating
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  • Bad taste in my mouth

    Mom was at St Andrews for almost one year. She was paying a lot more for extra care, but I don’t think she got any extra care. Hospice took... more

    Review originally written on aplaceformom.com

    Bad taste in my mouth

    Mom was at St Andrews for almost one year. She was paying a lot more for extra care, but I don’t think she got any extra care. Hospice took care of most of her needs. The staff was always changing, but there are some extremely caring staff... more

  • Review of St. Andrews Memory Care - Portland, OR

    My loved one is in year 3 of residence. -[The] staff has changed constantly in that time, even in management. -Aides with languages... more

    Review originally written on aplaceformom.com

    Review of St. Andrews Memory Care - Portland, OR

    My loved one is in year 3 of residence. -[The] staff has changed constantly in that time, even in management. -Aides with languages barriers often the case. -Facility not kept clean enough -Miscommunication often on [the] care of... more

  • As time goes by, family members and friends drift away. God bless our loved ones and those at St. Andrews who take care of them with the... more

    Review originally written on aplaceformom.com

    As time goes by, family members and friends drift away. God bless our loved ones and those at St. Andrews who take care of them with the respect and compassion they would give their own family members. I am always treated the same way when... more

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Community Details at St. Andrews Memory Care

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    • St. Andrews Memory Care Amenities

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

    Senior Housing Types Provided at St. Andrews Memory Care

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