Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon
Senior Living in Abingdon, VA
Serenely nestled in the historic town of Abingdon in southwestern Virginia, Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon is the ideal location for those who want a quiet setting, but convenience to downtown attractions.
Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon has it all.
Just 12 minutes from Johnson Memorial Hospital, Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon is even closer to shopping venues and provides easy access to major regional highways.
Offering assisted living and memory care, Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon welcomes residents to enjoy supportive services in a warm, relaxing environment that feels like home.
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Residents have the peace of mind that comes with 24-hour available support as well as the comfort of dignified, respectful help with daily activities, including dressing, bathing, dining and even exercising. With our host of services and amenities, such as meals and snacks served in our dining room, housekeeping, linen services, transportation and more, residents enjoy a worry-free lifestyle. Our attentive and courteous staff sees to everything.
We invite you to visit today.
At Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon, we respect that seniors want to remain living an independent, active and meaningful lifestyle. But we also understand that there may come a time when additional support with daily activities, such as bathing, dressing or eating becomes necessary.
Our assisted living program blends the active independence that’s so desired with the 24-hour support that is needed, creating the perfect solution for our residents.
We know that no two residents will have the same needs, abilities or preferences, so we create personalized care plans for each person we have the privilege of caring for. Our specially trained caregivers meet directly with residents, their family members and personal physicians to develop the most appropriate care plan for each individual. The care plans deliver the care that is needed, but also identifies and supports retained abilities, promoting each resident’s independence.
Active, Engaging Lifestyle
While the need for support may have brought our residents to our doors, we respect that their desire to live full, engaging, active lifestyles hasn’t changed at all. We offer dynamic lifestyle programming including:
- Travel the World program that brings the culture, music, food and art of different countries right to our residents
- Holistic therapies, such as music, art and reminiscing
- Off-site excursions
- And more!
Our residents are free from the worries and responsibilities of daily chores. We’ll take care of it all, including:
- Home maintenance
Residents of Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon enjoy delicious dining, including:
- Menu featuring locally caught seafood
- Farm-to-Table fresh flavors featuring fresh produce from local farms
- Dining Delights, featuring monthly special dining themes
Sweet MemoriesTM Memory Care at Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon
Those living with memory loss, including Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, require and deserve a special level of care. Commonwealth Senior Living’s Sweet Memories™ program was designed to meet the needs of memory care residents now and in the future.
An Award-Winning Memory Care Program
Commonwealth’s Sweet Memories™ memory care program has been carefully and purposefully developed to deliver the highest quality of care to our residents living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.
From the warm, home-like design of our memory care neighborhoods, to the design of our management team, everything is done to ensure your loved one and your family, have the very best experience possible.
Sweet Memories™ is a resident-centered program, with three primary components and signature programs to aid in the transition process and help ensure the finest memory care experience.
Move-In: From physical to emotional needs, we help with every step of the transition from home or hospital to our community.
Evaluation Through Life History: A comprehensive interview is completed with family members so we get to know residents as individuals. We consider their medical, mental, emotional, spiritual and intellectual needs, as well as their habits and preferences.
Resident-Centered Care Plan: Once a resident’s evaluation is complete, our experienced leadership team creates a customized care plan to meet their specific needs.
Sweet Memories™ Signature Programs
Our innovative, forward-thinking and proprietary programming makes a tremendous difference in the lives of our residents and their families.
One Sweet Memory: Winner of the Best Practice Award from the Virginia Assisted Living Association (VALA), for going above and beyond the standards of care. Community staff regularly captures highlights of each resident’s day in photographs that are shared regularly with family members.
Expressions: When verbal skills begin to fail, art can become a means of self-expression for residents. Conversational prompting stimulates memories which residents can interpret using a variety of mediums, including painting.
Sweet Memories™ Services & Amenities:
- Healthy, restaurant-style dining options that meet dining skill levels and nutritional needs
- Regularly activity schedules that stimulate the mind and body, as well as customized socialization programs designed to fit the cognitive, social and mental skills of the resident
- Open and secure outdoor spaces such as courtyards and gardens
- Monthly support group meetings for families
- Private or companion suites with private baths
- Personal care services
- Medication management
- Weekly housekeeping/linens
- 24-hour staffing
- Open-door policy that encourages 24-hour visitation
- Monthly family night dinners
- One Sweet Memory and Expressions programs
- Community newsletter
NEW One bedroom assisted living apartments will be available Fall 2020!
Offering spacious studio and shared studio suites, Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon invites you to make your home your own. We encourage residents to bring their favorite furnishings and décor to create a space that reflects who you are!
Services & Amenities
At Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon, we do our very best to make this community a true home to our residents. Family members are welcome any time to visit, join in any activities or even join their loved one for a meal.
From private suites to helpful services and indulgent amenities, we strive to create a lifestyle that is as caring as it is vibrant.
As in all of our communities, Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon offers the following services:
- Private- and semi-private suites with private bath
- Daily activities, trips and social programs
- Individualized care plans
- 24-hour available staff
- Weekly housekeeping/linens
- Medication management
- Short-term respite stays
- Pets welcome
- No entrance fees
At Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon, there’s always something to do! Our activities calendar is filled with opportunities to get together with friends, learn something new, be entertained and laugh, play games, get some exercise and just have a wonderful time.
We also offer a variety of off-site excursions, too. With our ideal location, our residents will enjoy the rich history of the area, including the Barter Theater, the official state theater of Virginia, and the impressive Martha Washington Hotel on Main Street. History buffs have more than 20 blocks of intriguing Virginia gems to explore in Abingdon.
See and hear what our resident families have to say about Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon.