- Emeritus at Sarasota
5501 Swift Road, Sarasota, FL, 34231
Community InformationEmeritus at Sarasota is an assisted living facility in Sarasota, FL. Emeritus at Sarasota 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 Emeritus at Sarasota 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 Emeritus at Sarasota 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. Emeritus at Sarasota is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Homey community, happy residents
* Resident dog
* Great food
* Pets under 25 pounds allowed
* 13 passenger bus with wheelchair lift
* Wheelchairs allowed
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 66% Heavy Care 33%
Emeritus at Sarasota prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community can administer insulin injections and blood sugar tests, although are it is not necessarily able to offer sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander. This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues. The community's memory care area was purpose built to care for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia.
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 2 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community can accept residents who are an elopement risk. 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 ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Emeritus at Sarasota
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,400 - $3,000 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $2,700 - $3,400 Monthly Semi-Private Averages $2,000 - $2,500 Monthly 2 BedroomsDisclaimer: 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 Emeritus at Sarasota
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $1,800 - $2,300 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,500 - $1,900 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $700 - $900 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $200 - $300 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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|North Port||22 miles||1||$4,550|
|Port Charlotte||29 miles||5||$3,110|
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They really do care!!reviewed on: 05/02/2017 by Anonymous
I would recommend this community because they really went out of their way to help us. We knew when we were looking that it would be temporary and they bent over backward to accommodate us. I... Read the full review.
Emeritus at Sarasota:My experienc...reviewed on: 09/19/2014 by DT
Emeritus at Sarasota: My experience with Emeritus at Sarasota has been a good one overall. The facility is kept clean, and the caregivers provide good care. Right now, they are in the process... Read the full review.
Friendly and warmreviewed on: 09/28/2015 by Jill
We have been so welcomed at this community. Mom has fit in so nicely and the managers were there to help us all along the way. It is an older building but very homey and clean. I understand... Read the full review.
Figuring out the new policiesreviewed on: 08/01/2017 by Anonymous
We are still trying to clear a few hurdles at the Brookdale Phillippi Creek. They have made some changes in the policies of what they now offer and the things they have changed were the main... Read the full review.
Good place but could use some improvement in some areas.reviewed on: 02/25/2014 by Anonymous
My mother does complain about the food quite often but after 2 mos. she has learned to ask for more of what she likes. We were told there were various ministers that visit and provide church... Read the full review.