Turtle Creek Residential Community Retirement Homes

401 Essex St
Beverly, Massachusetts, 1915 USA

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†CONTACT
††N Paul Tonthat
†ADMIN
††Joanne Sweeney.
†MAINT DIR
††Denis Shupp.
†PURCHASING DIR
††Dennis Shupp.
†INDEPENDENT LIVING
††Apts 109
†† Govt-subsidized
†† Min age 62
†SERVICES
††Social and recreational
†† Social work/Mental health
†† Library
†† Religious activities
†† Maintenance
†† Emergency call system
†† Laundry
†DATE OPENED
††February 1983
†OWNER TYPE
††Private non-profit
†OWNER
††First Baptist Church


Other licensure terms used for this philosophy of care include Residential Care Home, Assisted Care Living Facilities, and Personal Care Homes. Retirement homes are privately owned rental accommodations for seniors who are able to manage and pay for their own care. Retirement homes are also called retirement residences. Assisted living emerged in the 1990s as an eldercare alternative on the continuum of care for seniors for whom Independent living is no longer appropriate but who do not need the 24-hour medical care provided by a nursing home. A nursing home, convalescent home, Skilled Nursing Unit, care home or rest home provides a specific type of care for its residents. Retirement homes are privately owned rental accommodations for seniors who are able to manage and pay for their own care. Staff is available twenty-four hours a day. Assisted living emerged in the 1990s as an eldercare alternative on the continuum of care for seniors for whom Independent living is no longer appropriate but who do not need the 24-hour medical care provided by a nursing home. A retirement home differs from a nursing home primarily in the level of medical care given. Retirement homes are privately owned rental accommodations for seniors who are able to manage and pay for their own care. Senior Living - info and advice for older adults. A nursing home may be a good choice if you need a higher level of care temporarily after a hospitalization, but itís anticipated you will be able to return to home or another facility after a period of time. A nursing home is a place of residence for people who require constant nursing care and have significant deficiencies with activities of daily living. Retirement villages and retirement communities, unlike retirement homes, offer separate and autonomous homes for residents. A nursing home may be a good choice if both medical and personal care needs have become too great to handle at home. Staff is available twenty-four hours a day. Assisted living residences or assisted living facilities provide supervision or assistance with activities of daily living. The usual retirement home pattern is that each person or couple in the home has an apartment-style room or suite of rooms.

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Amenities

  • Community Center
  • Computer Access
  • Guest Rooms
  • Indoor Pool
  • Laundry
  • Library
  • Lounges
  • Mail Delivery
  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool
  • Private Dining Room

Languages Spoken

  • Finnish

Religion

  • All Religions Welcome

Accommodation

  • Semi-private
  • 1-bedroom
  • 2-bedroom
  • 3-bedroom
  • Variety of Suite Styles
  • Apartment
  • Assisted Living Program
  • Independent Living Program
  • Secure Living Program - Dementia / Alzheimers Care

Accommodation Details

  • Locks
  • Storage
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenettes
  • Fridge
  • Window Coverings
  • Thermostats
  • Fire Alarms
  • Smoke Detector
  • Sprinkler
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable TV
  • Bathrooms
  • Gated Community
  • Emergency Phone System
  • Climate Control In-suite
  • Wall-to-wall Broadloom

Recreational Facilities

  • Pool Table
  • Billiards
  • Exercise Room
  • Garden
  • BBQ Area
  • Swimming Pool
  • Fitness Center

Recreational Programs

  • Exercise
  • Computer
  • Parties
  • Entertainment
  • Art
  • Recreational Programs
  • Bingo
  • Cards

Health Services

  • Doctor's Office

Dining Services

  • Buffet
  • Cafeteria Style Dining
  • Full-service restaurant
  • Independent Living Dining
  • Special diets accommodated

Special Diets

  • Vegetarian
  • Low salt
  • Diabetic