Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center

24024 Westheimer Parkway Katy TX 77494

866-465-5993

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Summary of Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center in Katy, Texas

At Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center, we offer a myriad of community features. Regular off-site adventures and outings are very popular with our occupants. Animals such as dogs and cats are welcome in resident quarters. We offer free wi-fi. Free resident parking is available at our location. Our purpose-built community offers the aid of individualized care; every facet of the community is designed to cater to the individual needs of its residents.

Dining Options

All meals are provided to occupants. It's our joy to accommodate visiting guests, meals included. Dining options are comprised of restaurant-style dining, private dining rooms for residents who wish to celebrate special occasions or entertain visitors, and room service. We offer specified meal options such as vegetarian food and low/no sodium options.

On-Site Activities

Residents can exercise their physical and mental health with specially curated on-site activities. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and recreation, we employ a full-time activities director. We love to celebrate with holiday parties, birthday parties, BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties and resident karaoke nights. Our community offers a healthy living program spanning cognitive, dietary, and physical health to ensure residents live their best and healthiest lives. Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. We offer Dakim BrainFitness(add TM), a clinically-proven brain-training program to help their residents improve and preserve mental functioning. 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. 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, regular educational lectures covering a wide range of academic topics, and dances and "Senior Proms".

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement for resident mobility. Our community grounds offers indoor and outdoor walking paths for the pleasure and convenience of our residents, 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. The building design comes together with its airy, bright atrium space. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a fully-stocked arts and crafts center, a bistro, a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents, a movie room, and our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles.

Location Amenities at Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center

Living Options and Amenities

We offer wheelchair accessible units, studio units, and handicapped units designed for easy accessibility and for use by wheelchair users. Ground floor units are available. We have free wi-fi for all of our residents. To accommodate our residents, our community has air conditioning, and temperatures are regulated to optimize comfort and safety. Resident rooms featuring roll-in and wheelchair accessible showers are available.

Premium Services at Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center

Personal Services

In our lobby, a dedicated concierge is available to handle the basic and immediate needs of you and your visitors. 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 on-site beauty salon provides hair care and beauty treatments, and our on-site barbershop can take care of all your grooming needs. We offer laundry and dry cleaning services as well. We offer devotional services on-site, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. There are also several churches located within the surrounding neighborhood.

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 present 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. We have registered nurses on our community staff. We have a registered dietician / nutritionist on site. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, providing aid with sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. Our caregivers receive specialized training in all applicable fields. In our lobby, a dedicated concierge is available to attend to the basic and immediate needs of you and your visitors. 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. 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. 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. Our weight limit for assisted lifts and single-person transfers is 20 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 (using queuing, for instance) and supported in a healthy lifestyle - nobody falls between the cracks. 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 staff is specially trained in de-escalating exit-seeking behaviors.

Community information at Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center

Community Certifications

Our community is licensed for 50 residents. The building was constructed in 2014. We do not have age restrictions and accept residents of all ages.

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 Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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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 Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center

4.6 of 5 Average rating
14 Reviews
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(7) A Place For Mom
(7) SeniorAdvisor.com
  • Wonderful food and very clean facility

    My parents live here and they’re pretty happy. They have entertainers come in for sing-a-longs and they provide physical therapy. The food... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Wonderful food and very clean facility

    My parents live here and they’re pretty happy. They have entertainers come in for sing-a-longs and they provide physical therapy. The food is wonderful (which is saying a lot because my Dad is a picky eater) and they have a family night... more

  • Good Review First Hand

    My dad and I recently had to bring my mom to this Memory Care facility. She has been there 90 days and the care she has received is... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Good Review First Hand

    My dad and I recently had to bring my mom to this Memory Care facility. She has been there 90 days and the care she has received is phenomenal. I think you can tell about the facility if you can relate to the people you meet who are in... more

  • Autumn Leaves is the perfect place!

    Before making Autumn Leaves my father's forever home, I toured every facility west of Beltway 8, South of I-10, North of 59. This one is... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Autumn Leaves is the perfect place!

    Before making Autumn Leaves my father's forever home, I toured every facility west of Beltway 8, South of I-10, North of 59. This one is the only one I knew without a doubt that was the right place for my father. [Removed], the... more

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Community Details at Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center

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    • Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center Amenities

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

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Willow Fork Alzheimer's Special Care Center

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      • Memory Care
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