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    Greenwell Springs is also known as: Greenwell Springs.

    Greenwell Springs is an unincorporated community in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States. The ZIP code for this area is 70739.In the 1850s, Robert W. Greenwell purchased land in the area of what is now known as Greenwell Springs and began developing the area into a rural resort that was built around 10 medicinal springs. Despite the springs being in close proximity to each other, each spring was said to have very different and distinct mineral properties from the others. It was believed that this indicated the springs each came from different levels beneath the ground.The resort area became known as the Greenwell Springs Hotel, and was used during the Civil War as a headquarters and staging area by Confederate General John Breckinridge. Prior to the Battle of Baton Rouge in April 1862, Breckinridge's forces marched west to attack Union forces that had occupied the city. After the battle, Confederate forces retreated back to the Greenwell Springs Hotel and used it was a hospital for wounded troops. Both Union and Confederate troops were buried on the grounds of the hotel in unmarked graves. During the war, Robert W. Greenwell joined the Confederate Army, and served as a captain. He was the commander of the East Baton Rouge Guards which was then Company F, 3rd Louisiana Cavalry, during the Battle of Port Hudson.After the war, most of the resort village known as Greenwell Springs, as well as the Greenwell Springs Hotel, was torn down. The lumber from these buildings was used to help rebuild structures in Baton Rouge that had been damaged or destroyed during the war. In 1910, a new Greenwell Springs Hotel was built on the site of the old hotel. A new springhouse was built at the same time as the new hotel. A short time after construction was completed, the springs stopped flowing. The loss of the springs was believed to be because the mouths of the springs were opened too wide which resulted in a loss of water pressure. With the absence of the springs, the new hotel soon lost appeal and was closed down. In 1920, the Greenwell Springs Hotel burned down. The State of Louisiana later bought the property to use as a tuberculosis hospital and eventually as a mental hospital known as Greenwell Springs Hospital. It was during this time that the springs began to flow again.In April 2005, the unincorporated community of Greenwell Springs became part of the territory of the newly incorporated city known as Central.It is the home of former Louisiana State Senator Gaston Gerald, a farmer/rancher in East Baton Rouge and Washington parishes. Former State Representative Clif Richardson resides there.Dalton W. Honore, state representative for District 63 in East Baton Rouge Parish, formerly resided in Greenwell Springs.

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Residents have Kosher food as a dietary option, vegetarian food options are available for all meals, licensed nurses are on staff to help you, there is a doctor on call at all hours, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, full-service medication administration is available, and respite care is offered.
  • 14686 Old Hammond Highway
    Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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45 is the minimum age allowed for residents, licensed nurses are on staff to help you, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, respite care is offered, and the staff speaks Chinese in the property.
Physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this facility, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, high tech wander guards can prevent residents from leaving the property, this community has been built specifically for memory and dementia care, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
Residents have vegetarian food as a dietary option, 55 is the minimum age allowed for residents, there is a doctor on call, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, residents can self manage their diabetic care, trained staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
  • 17010 Old Covington Highway
    Hammond, LA 70403
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They serve vegetarian food at Live Oak Village of Hammond, physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, the community is secured for the safety of memory care patients that might be prone to wander, full tubs are available, residents can arrange for a room at this property that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become, and the community is licensed for 41 residents.
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