Within the welcoming atmosphere of our assisted living residences, the Health Center is here to help residents who require a little more assistance with their daily activities. A highly trained staff of professionals is committed to the well-being of residents and forms a unique bond with each individual. Residents, in turn, develop trust and a sense of belonging at the Health Center – a place they feel comfortable, confident in their senior care, and proud to call their home.
Needs May Change. You Don’t Have To.
Our mission is to create a caring, secure atmosphere enhanced by a lifestyle that promotes personal freedom. It’s the perfect setting to engage in favorite activities, pursue new interests, and build friendships with other residents.
What To Expect From Our Assisted Living Community
When the day’s events present unexpected challenges for older adults, assisted living services will help seniors live with more independence.
Basic Activities of Daily Living
At our assisted living facilities in Lakeland, FL, residents enjoy beautiful surroundings and discreet help with activities of daily living (ADLs). This can include support with the following:
- Bathroom assistance
- Moving about the community
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)
We also provide help with IADLs. These often include more complex tasks that become more difficult with age, including:
- Medication management
- Laundry services
In addition to help with ADLs and IADLs, assisted living at the Health Center ensures several life-enhancing services and conveniences:
- Licensed nurses on site 24/7
- Specialized therapy tailored to your needs
- Three meals prepared and served daily
- Engaging activities
- Campus amenities
- Transportation services
All levels of Care Are Available
One of the most popular reasons for choosing The Estates is the full continuum of care available on our campus in Lakeland. If or when a change in care is necessary, living at The Estates eliminates the need for a difficult move to another provider.
Independent living residents at The Estates can move to the Health Center and continue living in the familiar surroundings of The Estates at Carpenters – close to the friends they’ve made.
Similarly, assisted living residents already living at the Health Center who need short-term rehabilitation services or long-term skilled nursing care already have those services in place. It’s a tremendous comfort for residents and family members to know all care is available at their community in Lakeland – where and when it’s needed.
What Does Assisted Living Provide?
Residents in Assisted Living at our Lakeland, FL, location receive a variety of services and amenities. These include access to:
- Three meals a day
- 24-hour licensed nurses who are always on call
- Medication management
- Personal care
- Social and recreational activities
- Laundry as requested (additional charge)
For more information about the cost of assisted living, contact our team today.
Who Qualifies for Assisted Living?
Generally, assisted living is considered appropriate for individuals who need minimal skilled nursing care services, medication management, and daily assistance with everyday tasks such as bathing, food preparation or housekeeping.
How Does the Transition to Assisted Living Work?
There are two ways residents can receive assisted living at The Estates. First, independent residents can transition into assisted living, temporarily or as a long-term solution to their needs. We also welcome direct admissions for area seniors who don’t have a Lifecare contract.
Are Transportation Services Provided?
Regularly scheduled transportation allows residents to enjoy life with ease. Our scheduled transportation takes you to community events, local performances, doctor’s appointments, shopping centers and more. Town cars and vans with wheelchair lifts are available.
Over Three Decades of Experience
Our History Proves Your Future Is in Good Hands
For over 37 years, we’ve laid the groundwork for you to live life more confidently. Our experienced know-how assures you get the most out of your retirement life and provides you and your family the ultimate security.
Our Mission Statement
The Estates at Carpenters is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community dedicated to providing care and services to meet the spiritual, social, emotional, physical, and health needs of the residents and community we serve. We strive to promote and enhance an environment that encourages dignity, personal growth, happiness and self-esteem while valuing a sense of purpose and independence.