- Whispering Woods Retirement Village
3956 Whispering Way, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
Community InformationWhispering Woods Retirement Village is an assisted living facility in Grand Rapids, MI. Whispering Woods Retirement Village 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 Whispering Woods Retirement Village 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 Whispering Woods Retirement Village 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. Whispering Woods Retirement Village is operated by Meridian Senior Living.
Unique Features* Beautiful, comfortable environment
* High quality meals with specialty diets presented with care for taste, quality and variety.
* New administrator and new director of nursing
* Activities address spiritual, emotional, personal care, recreational and social needs
* Wonderful lazy boy media room
* Community outings to stores
* Alzheimer's support group monthly
* In house wellness coordinator (RN)
* Physician, psychiatrist, and podiatrist care available weekly
* Massage therapist on staff
* All staff trained in CPR and first aid
* Call lights for emergencies
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 25% Heavy Care 75%
Whispering Woods Retirement Village prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy 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.
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 is equipped to use mechanical lifts 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.
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesHospice AvailableRespite Offered
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Whispering Woods Retirement Village
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,100 - $2,600 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $2,400 - $3,000 Monthly Semi-Private Averages $1,700 - $2,100 Monthly 2 Bedrooms Averages $3,200 - $3,900 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.
Estimated Fees at Whispering Woods Retirement Village
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,200 - $1,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $700 - $900 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $500 - $700 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 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|
|Grand Rapids||6 miles||7||$2,960|
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Nice place, overall!reviewed on: 04/29/2014 by D K
Overall I feel like they've done a good job here, although there is certainly room for improvement! The staff have been very friendly and accommodating, and they're great about staying in touch... Read the full review.
Buildings are not impressive. Is very...reviewed on: 12/30/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Buildings are not impressive. Is very reminiscent of older, narrow-hallways, hospital or nursing home. Independent living apartments are nice, lots of room, can fully cook in one. Has dining area,... Read the full review.
We did have a tour of Whispering Woods after leaving Waldon Woods and we both really like this property.This was more of what we anticipated. [Removed] was very helpful. We are very interested in... Read the full review.
Whispering Woodsreviewed on: 07/01/2013 by Linda
My parents came from a facility where all they did all day was have their chin resting on their chests, sleeping. When entering Whispering Woods for the very first time, my parents were met by a... Read the full review.
My parents moved to an apartment in Whispering Woods two weeks ago, and it's going well. The food is very good, the staff is friendly and helpful, and their apartment is cozy and lovely. They... Read the full review.