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1315 Mt Pisgah Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4811
(925) 939-2833
Fax: (925) 939-2845
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
Heatherwood serves Contra Costa County, CA
  • Assisted Living
  • Licenses
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    Please feel free to see our website or call for a tour today! We would love to meet with you and personally discuss your loved ones care needs
    All genders welcome
    Age 65 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided for eight (8) or less hours per day
    Physician care by routine visit
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Dental care
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Hit, kick, or act physically aggressive
    Yell, curse, or act verbally aggressive
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Pace or rummage habitually
    Seek exits
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Health Condition Care
    Broken bones
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Multiple sclerosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Tendency to fall
    Traumatic brain injury
    Staff certifications and training:
    Our staff are trained upon hiring to provide care for the elderly with Alzheimer's and other related dementias, and are required to attend continous training througout their employment
    Memory Care
    The entire facility is dedicated to the care of Alzheimer's and Dementia sufferers.
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Stage 6: moderately severe
    Stage 7: severe, late-stage
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    Because we have a hospice waiver- the majority of our clients are able to stay in our facility for the remainder of their lives, however a resident would need to be relocated if it is deturmined that they need skilled nursing care- such as wound care beyond a stage two wound, peg tube, Iv or oxygen, as well as any communicable disease that requires isolation
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    our entire community is developed for and tailored to meet the needs of the elderly with Alzheimer's or other related dementias
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Pet Types Allowed
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    Fully fenced and gated facility
    Gated community
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Private courtyard or patio
    Opened in:
    Number of residents: 32
    Dietary Options
    Ethnic meals
    Gluten-free meals
    Low sodium meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Family style
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Guest dining
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    TV, media room, or theater
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    CA Residential Care Fac. for the Elderly
    License No. 71441053
    Issued by California Department of Social Services
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