Heritage Community of Kalamazoo is an independent living, assisted living, dementia and Alzheimers care and skilled nursing care retirement community located in Kalamazoo, Michigan. It has a warm, comfortable and friendly atmosphere, and is the recipient of several awards, including the Governors Award of Excellence, and promises quality and focused care.
Heritage Community is divided into several communities across Michigan. Communities include Wyndham Apartments, Heritage Hills, Directors Hall, Wyndham West, Amber Way and Herold & Grace Upjohn Community Care Center. Each community offers its own unique lifestyle options, services, amenities and activities.
The staff at Heritage is dedicated to the roles they play within the community. They are compassionate, have great attitudes and are caring and they strive to make a positive impact in the lives of Heritage seniors. The staff provides safety and security and are always there to help.
Residents can take advantage of a variety of services and amenities that Heritage offers. Services and amenities vary from every nursing home communities. Examples include weekly linen and laundry services, housekeeping, 24 hour security and emergency response, scheduled transportation, storage spaces, a beauty and barber shop, in-house banking and Internet services, a chapel, among so much more.
Activities also vary by community. Some examples of activities include pumpkin carving at Halloween, exercise classes, organized group games and organized trips to local attractions, museums, shopping and entertainment and so much more. A popular event that is held at Heritage is the annual golf tournament at the local country club.
There is also plenty of floor plan options. Depending on the type of care and community, floor plans vary in size and amenities. Examples of amenities include gas, electric and water for independent living seniors as well as a full kitchen.
Assisted living seniors receive three meals a day and can receive food set-up assistance. Seniors in Alzheimers care also receive three family-style meals daily.
Kalamazoo, Michigan is a city located about an hour and a half away from the states capital of Lansing. Its a city thats described as friendly and humble, memorable and exciting. It is where Michigan University is found, along with various museums, shopping, dining and entertainment. In January, the average daily temperature is just above 20 degrees Fahrenheit and can fall to a low of about 15 degrees. In July, the average daily temperature is just above 70 degrees Fahrenheit and can reach a high of 85 degrees.