Community InformationMerrill Gardens at Citrus Heights is an assisted living facility in Citrus Heights, CA. Merrill Gardens at Citrus Heights offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and Merrill Gardens at Citrus Heights offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so Merrill Gardens at Citrus Heights provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help. Merrill Gardens at Citrus Heights is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Anytime Dining
* Overnight trips to Lake Tahoe and Monterey just hint of events offered each month
* Dogs under 50 pounds welcome (strict weight limit)
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 57% Medium Care 42% Heavy Care 0%
Merrill Gardens at Citrus Heights prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide standby assistance for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedPrayer and Fellowship, Sing-a-Long, Weight Lifting, Tai Chi, Chair Aerobics, Bingo, Happy Hours live music & dancing, Poker, Black Jack, Mexican Train, Classic Movies & Popcorn, Fact or Fiction, WII bowling, Pinochle, Holy Communion & Rosary, Computer classes, Bible study
Average Room Pricing at Merrill Gardens at Citrus Heights
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,600 - $3,200 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $3,100 - $3,800 Monthly Semi-Private 2 Bedrooms Averages $4,100 - $5,100 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Merrill Gardens at Citrus Heights
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,200 - $1,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $800 - $1,000 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $400 - $500 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $700 - $900 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|Citrus Heights||0 miles||2||$3,400|
|Fair Oaks||4 miles||1||$5,700|
|Gold River||4 miles||1||$4,500|
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we couldn't be happierreviewed on: 11/20/2014 by Anonymous
The people at Emeritus at Citrus Gardens have really done a terrific job. We couldn't be happier with them. Their staff is excellent, and they are more than adequately staffed. They really... Read the full review.
Going very wellreviewed on: 01/27/2016 by Anonymous
Things are very well at Brookdale. There are no major complaints with staff or the facility. We are just trying to get used to their procedures and processes. It is a learning curve for all that... Read the full review.
Very Light but Not Pet Friendlyreviewed on: 08/09/2013 by Diane
It was between this one and Sunrise. This one is all on one level and I liked that. They had a section for memory care. The only thing I would say I am a little bit concerned about is that all the... Read the full review.
It's a little out of the way, nice pl...reviewed on: 12/22/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
It's a little out of the way, nice place.
The staff have done a great job!!reviewed on: 09/11/2017 by Anonymous
My father has recently made the move into this community and so far I have no complaints of how things have went. The staff have done a great job on helping with his every day needs and I am... Read the full review.