Community InformationAtria Shaker is an assisted living facility in Albany, NY. Atria Shaker 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 Atria Shaker 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 Atria Shaker 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 Atria Shaker can help with that task. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help. Atria Shaker is operated by Atria.
Unique Features* Small pets allowed
* Life guidance program
* Engage Life program
* Over 375 programs per month 7 days/week
* Wii system
* Long-tenured staff
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 6% Medium Care 62% Heavy Care 31%
Atria Shaker prefers that residents need: light care, medium 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.
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 standby assistance 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 TransportationProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedActivities are 365/7 days a week including all Holidays. Superior to any competitor by far. Two concerts per week. Knitting group, card groups, luncheons on Lake George (during warm weather) trips to orchards, shopping, concerts in the park, excersise, trips to the raceno, manicures, brain games, pool table, scrabble, Wii station, movie theater.
Average Room Pricing at Atria Shaker
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,800 - $4,700 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $4,400 - $5,400 Monthly Semi-Private Averages $2,600 - $3,200 Monthly 2 Bedrooms Averages $4,800 - $5,900 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 Atria Shaker
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $4,300 - $5,300 One-time Respite Fee Averages $200 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee Averages $4,300 - $5,300 One-time High Care Needs Fee Averages $2,000 - $2,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $300 - $500 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $1,300 - $1,600 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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Positive Experiencereviewed on: 02/14/2017 by Anonymous
My aunt is doing very well since her move to this community. They have a wonderful staff at this facility. They have been very caring, and helpful. It has been a positive experience working with... Read the full review.
A Good Experiencereviewed on: 12/30/2015 by Anonymous
They were very persistent in trying to accommodate our requests. They really facilitated the transition into the facility for my loved and were very helpful in doing that. It has been a good... Read the full review.
Some surprisesreviewed on: 11/15/2018 by Tess Murphy
My mother has been living at Atria Shaker for about 8 months and so far it has gone quite well. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food is good and the medicine she needs is delivered... Read the full review.
Seemed like a nice placereviewed on: 02/10/2015 by Anonymous
We toured this community when we were looking into care options for a loved one. I thought this place was very nice overall, although it was also one of the more expensive options we saw. The... Read the full review.
Read the fine print.reviewed on: 05/30/2017 by Anonymous
At first they seemed very nice and helpful. Then I got a call on April 29, 2017, a Saturday, saying we needed to com in a sign a contract the next day (before the end of April) to take advantage... Read the full review.