Community InformationTesson Heights is an assisted living facility in St. Louis, MO. Tesson Heights 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 Tesson Heights 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 Tesson Heights 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. Tesson Heights is operated by Capital Senior Living.
Unique Features* South county location one minute from St. Anthony Hospital
* Back patio container gardening
* Cozy living room with fireplace and flat screen TV
* Coffee bar and fruit available all day
* 3 smaller dining rooms
* Main meal at noon with desert cart
* 24-hour emergency services
* Manicures once a week
* Exercise daily
* Bird aviary
* Catholic mass on Friday and rosary on Monday
* Non-denominational services available
* Arts and crafts
* Exercise room
* Club card room
* Transportation to doctor appointments
* Library with 4 computers and one web camera, Friday computer lessons
* Ice Cream Socials
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 18% Medium Care 72% Heavy Care 9%
Tesson Heights prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
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 provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary Transportation
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Tesson Heights
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,500 - $4,300 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $3,900 - $4,800 Monthly Semi-Private 2 Bedrooms Averages $4,400 - $5,400 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.
Estimated Fees at Tesson Heights
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Medium Care Needs Fee Low Care Needs Fee 2nd Person Fee Averages $500 - $600 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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Satisfied and Happy Customerreviewed on: 11/17/2013 by Carol S
My mother wanted to stay in the Affton, Missouri area. Although she has only been their a week, we can all tell she is happy and satisfied with being at Tesson Heights. It seems to be a good fit... Read the full review.
This one is closest to our house and ...reviewed on: 12/24/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
This one is closest to our house and according to the packet, will meet the needs of my mother right now and possibly in the future. I toured back in the fall and really liked the place. I will... Read the full review.
Great place. Susan Chablis was very h...reviewed on: 11/10/2013 by David
Great place. Susan Chablis was very helpful.
Not handicap accessiblereviewed on: 11/07/2017 by Anonymous
As soon as I walked in, I knew this wasn’t going to be the place for me. It was awful here. Nothing was handicap accessible. I’m in a scooter and the door frames were too narrow for me to get... Read the full review.
I toured this communityreviewed on: 11/14/2017 by Anonymous
My daughter and I toured this community. It was clean and the people there were very nice. They answered all of our questions. It just wasn't close to my daughter. And I'm used to living on the... Read the full review.