- Merrill Gardens at Fremont
2860 Country Drive, Fremont, CA, 94536
Community InformationMerrill Gardens at Fremont is an assisted living facility in Fremont, CA. Merrill Gardens at Fremont 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 Fremont 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 Fremont 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. Making sure residents with diabetes monitor their insulin levels is clearly an important task and Merrill Gardens at Fremont can help with that task. Merrill Gardens at Fremont is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Gardening area for residents
* Many staff and residents speak Asian languages
* Cordon Bleu trained chef
* Signature anytime dining
* Free access to email and internet, computer classes
* Heated swimming pool located inside beautiful atrium
* Beauty salon open 5 days per week
* Bus, van and town car available for transportation
* Church shuttle service
* Doctors' appointment shuttle service
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 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 62% Medium Care 25% Heavy Care 12%
Merrill Gardens at Fremont prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give 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 a 1 person assisted transfer 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 ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in PlaceSwimming Pool / Hot Tub
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Merrill Gardens at Fremont
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,400 - $3,000 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $2,800 - $3,500 Monthly Semi-Private Averages $1,800 - $2,300 Monthly 2 Bedrooms Averages $3,600 - $4,500 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 Fremont
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $2,300 - $2,800 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,600 - $2,000 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $500 - $700 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $300 - $400 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $500 - $700 Monthly
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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After looking at several options with my mother, she has chosen Brookdale Fremont. It has the larger apartment, activities and value that seemed the best to her. She was impressed with the staff... Read the full review.
Just too big and too much going onreviewed on: 10/28/2013 by Wife
The thing with the bigger facilities is that there is so much commotion going on, he would be caught up in all of this movement of people coming and going and circulating. I don't know how many... Read the full review.
Brookdale, formerly Emeritusreviewed on: 03/26/2015 by Anonymous
Emeritus, now called Brookdale, is a wonderful place where the employees are all excellent, caring, and helpful. The apartments are a great value, and they are putting a lot of work into upgrading... Read the full review.
Fremont Emeritusreviewed on: 07/09/2014 by Satisfied Daughter
I was overall pleased with this community. The food was good when we first went, but it became progressively worse over the months. The centralized location in Fremont is ideal for medical,... Read the full review.
Great community for seniorsreviewed on: 07/21/2015 by Sandhya Srinivasan
I love living in this closely knitted community