Desert Gardens Assisted Living
Tucson, AZ - Assisted Living
Community size: Small (1-10)
Desert Gardens Assisted Living is an engaging assisted living community in Tucson, Arizona. It is within pleasing Pima County which is part of the Grand Canyon State.
Our home has 10 private suites. and 6 bathrooms. 4 of the bathrooms are private. and 2 of the bathrooms are “Spa bathrooms”; They are large and are shared between the other rooms that do not have private bathrooms. We have a 10 camera surveillance System in public areas (interior and exterior) to closely monitor our residents for their safety. With competitive pricing, we provide a high level of value.
We are locally owned and operated. Everything we do and have crafted for our residents and their families, has been carefully designed with a lot of love and intention. Everything from our beautiful home, highly trained staff, food, and most importantly, the safety and care of our residents.
Our home was intentionally designed for its beauty and functionality. It has been modified with our residents safety and overall experience in mind. Essential conveniences such as grab handle bars. roll-in showers, hand-held shower heads. private bedrooms/ bathrooms, 36″ doorways, a 10 camera safety system, and ramps to name a few. improve the overall safety and experience for our residents. Our home Is fully secured and licensed for Memory Care.
Our licensed and highly trained staff represent the top of their field in the industry. Our 5:1 resident to Caregiver ratio allows for more personalized oversight and care . This allows us to not only get to know our residents on a highly personalized 1 on 1 basis, they become part of our family. Our staff is licensed and experienced with Memory Care.
Our team is well prepared to care for your loved one at the highest level possible. Our team helps with Activities Of Daily Living, Medical Management, Daily activities within our home, and Companionship. Activities of Daily Living include assistance with: Eating, Bathing, Getting Dressed, Toileting, Transferring, and Continence Care, to name a few.
We focus on providing high quality food and meals because we understand how important nutrition is. Our residents and their families LOVE our home-cooked, fresh meals. We do not freeze fruits and veggies. We offer 3 gourmet-style meals everyday. Snacks are available throughout the day as well, and special diets are accommodated.
A Beautiful home is nothing but a beautiful home. unless it has top-notch care and safety to match it. We put an emphasis on the safety and care of our residents. Our highly trained staff and licensed staff is trained to care for our residents as if they were their own loved one. Our 10 camera safety system also assists the staff in keeping an eye on residents at all times, regardless of where they may be. Our high Caregiver to resident ratio is in place for more improved care. oversight, and medication management.
We believe in and practive the Eden Alternative Philosophy. The Eden Alternative suggests that the seven primary Domains of well-being are key aspects of personhood that all people, regardless of age, should know in their lives in order to experience a strong sense of self. The absence of any of the seven can detract from our emotional health and well-being.
The Eden Alternative’s seven primary Domains of Well-Being:
IDENTITY– being well-known; having personhood; individuality; having a history
GROWTH– development; enrichment; expanding; evolving
AUTONOMY– liberty: self determination: choice: freedom
SECURITY– freedom from doubt; anxiety, or fear; safety; privacy; dignity; respect
CONNECTEDNESS– belonging; engaged; involved, connected to time, place, and nature
MEANING– significance: heart: hope: value: purpose; sacredness
JOY– happiness: pleasure: delight: contentment: enjoyment