Community InformationEmeritus at Lake Charles is an assisted living facility in Lake Charles, LA. Emeritus at Lake Charles 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 Lake Charles 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 Lake Charles 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 Emeritus at Lake Charles can help with that task. Emeritus at Lake Charles is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Pretty courtyards
* Independence for residents
* Viable activity program
* Dining services, served restaurant-style
* "Join the Journey" program
The minimum age that a resident may be is 50 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 50% Heavy Care 50%
Emeritus at Lake Charles prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections.
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.
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 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 can accept residents who act out physically. 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 Place
Activities ProvidedStimulating life enrichment programs that incorporate Brain Healthy activities to keep you or your loved ones mind and body young and healthy. Some of Emeritus' programs include an excercise program offered three times a week that has been custom tailored to benefit mature adults and weekly shopping trips and trips to restaurants within the area. We also plan monthly family events events featuring a live band and themed buffet.
Average Room Pricing at Emeritus at Lake Charles
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,600 - $3,300 Monthly 1 Bedroom Semi-Private 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 Lake Charles
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 $1,400 - $1,800 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $900 - $1,100 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $500 - $600 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $1,100 - $1,400 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|
|Lake Charles||0 miles||2||N/A|
|Port Arthur||46 miles||1||$3,800|
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Very impressed with the facility, friendly staff, and liked what they had to offer, seemed like very genuine, up front people with very good activities, etc. Do wish there apartments looked more... Read the full review.
Mom's first weekreviewed on: 08/05/2017 by Family
Mom has just completed her first week at Brookdale i n Lake Charles, La. She certainly appears to be happy with the choice she has made. We hope the first week is a true expectation of the peace... Read the full review.
Outstanding carereviewed on: 02/08/2017 by Anonymous
I like this community. They have great staff members who are very caring. The meals are good. They need to work on the rooms a little more on keeping the rooms clean. The activities were wonderful... Read the full review.
Brookdale Lake Charlesreviewed on: 10/23/2017 by Anonymous
My mother moved into Brookdale, and overall, it has been a worthwhile experience. While the nighttime people aren’t quite as attentive as I’d like them to be, the daytime staff are very good... Read the full review.
They Were Not What Was Wantedreviewed on: 02/20/2017 by Anonymous
We took a tour of this community and saw things that we didn't like. The apartment was not as clean and not the best. The quality within the community was not there. There was not as much extra... Read the full review.