Community InformationWalden Place is an assisted living facility in Cortland, NY. Walden Place 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 Walden Place 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 Walden Place 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. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help. Walden Place is operated by Senior Lifestyle Corp.
Unique Features* Family oriented and close connection to families
* Long-tenured caring staff members available 24-hours each day
* Manager always on duty all 7 days
* Monthly family sit-down dinners with RSVP
* Staff pairs up residents of like interests
* Each resident has two special events just for them: birthday party with corsages and one other of their choice
* Each resident welcomed by house warming party (party invitations sent out - huge party for newcomer)
* Personalized service plan designed for each resident
* Three nourishing meals served daily
* Spiritual and Exercise Fitness Program
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 50% Heavy Care 50%
Walden Place prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and 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.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite Offered
Activities ProvidedWellness Everyday lifestyle offering programs in 6 areas of wellness: Physical, Intellectual, Emotional, Spiritual, Social, and Vocational Brain Health University-Award winning program offering classes designed to teach residents how to keep their brains healthy Community Vehicle to take residents shopping, to lunches, and local museums, plays, movies etc.. A secure outdoor walking area for memory care residents. *****Located in Cortland County, neighboring counties are Tompkins County and Onondaga County*****
Average Room Pricing at Walden Place
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,200 - $4,000 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $4,700 - $5,800 Monthly 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 Walden Place
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $1,600 - $2,000 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $500 - $600 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee 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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Walden - high commitmentreviewed on: 10/15/2015 by C. Starmer
After researching and speaking with several people and professionals regarding eldercare and assisted living, my Mother chose Walden Place in Cortland NY. And has recently moved there. Walden is a... Read the full review.
Walden Placereviewed on: 06/19/2014 by Julie N.
Walden Place has been a wonderful experience for my mother so far. The people that work there are very friendly and helpful. The residents appear to be very happy there. The food served as well as... Read the full review.
New Chapter for Dadreviewed on: 04/04/2015 by David
My brother and I agonized over putting Dad in a facility due to his advanced dementia. I live in WI and he local to this facility. Management and staff were very patient with us and our... Read the full review.
Staff and residents very friendly, involve residents, near homereviewed on: 10/09/2014 by Anonymous
I like that everyone is very friendly. They seem to go out of their way to welcome new people. My mom had somewhat of a difficult transition. They kept trying to incorporate her, and they... Read the full review.
Improved Quality of Life for my Dadreviewed on: 11/17/2014 by Vivian Bosch
Anyone reading this already knows what an emotional time this is. Making a decision to move a parent into assisted living (in our case, into the memory care u nit) is difficult. Life has been... Read the full review.