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Silver Oak Country Estates is an assisted living facility in Vista, CA that offers residents independent living options and daily support services. We are unique among assisted living homes. See for yourself. Come and visit our beautifully furnished homes.
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Q. What is Assisted Living?
A. An Assisted Living Residence is defined by the Assisted Living Federation as a special combination of housing, personalized supportive services and health care designed to meet the needs both scheduled and unscheduled of those who need help with activities of daily living (ADL’s). These include bathing, monitoring medications.
Q. When is Assisted Living appropriate?
A. Assisted Living is appropriate when a senior is having difficulty preparing balanced meals, maintaining his or her household or remembering to take medication. These individuals could maintain much of their independence and dignity if support services were provided in a well designed, attractive and properly staffed community setting.
Q. Why not a Nursing Home?
A. A nursing home provides more intensive medical/nursing services for individuals with acute medical requirements. Many seniors’ needs can be met in Assisted Living communities that provide quality, affordable, comforting independent and dignified environment like Silver Oak Country Estates.
Q. What types of personal services are provided?
A. We encourage our residents to maintain as much independence as possible. However, included in our basic services package we will provide our residents with assistance dressing, bathing and personal hygiene. We will also administer medications and regularly monitor blood pressure, pulse and weight. We serve 3 nutritious meals daily in our community dining room. Housekeeping, laundry and linen services are provided weekly. All at no additional charges.
Q. How do I know if I qualify for Assisted Living?
A. We have a very qualified staff that will determine if you qualify for the service that Silver Oak Country Estates has to offer. Once your placement is determined we will put together an service plan designed just for your needs. We will also work closely with your physicians to see that all of your specific care needs and wants are met.
Q. Are there organized social and recreational activities?
A. Silver Oak Country Estates has rich social and activities calendar. Our residents are encouraged to participate in or many daily activity choices.