What is Assisted Living Like

Assisted living communities provide housing options that are long or short term stays that provide individual support services such as meals, bathing, dressing, medication management, assistance with mobilization and transportation and daily social activities.


Assisted living is one of the fastest growing care options for long term care of seniors. Assisted living communities provide a wide range of services that are often tailored to the individual seniors needs. Assisted living communities, provide senior solutions for those who want to live independently but may require some assistance. Assisted living housing makes lifestyle enjoyable while providing the support of caring and qualified staff when needed.


Each assisted living community offers different services. At Glen Terra, you receive the benefits and the expertise and credentials of large assisted living corporations but with personalized care and hands on involvement of the day to day operations by the owners.

In general, our assisted living facility provides basic medical monitoring as well as daily activities and care. Activities of daily living (ADLs) include dressing, eating, mobility, hygiene, bathing, toileting, using the telephone and shopping.

Here are some of the basic services offered:

  • 24 hour Emergency Call System
  • Daily meals in the Dining Room
  • Health and exercise programs
  • Weekly Housekeeping
  • Social programs
  • Transportation
  • On Call Nurse and Physician Oversight
  • On Site Salon services
  • Optional Concierge Services – such as personal laundry, errand running, pet care, and in room food service.

If you would like to see firsthand what assisted living is like, feel free to stop by Glen Terra for a free tour of our community.

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