- Schenley Gardens
3890 Bigelow Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213
Community InformationSchenley Gardens is an assisted living facility in Pittsburgh, PA. Schenley Gardens 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 Schenley Gardens 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 Schenley Gardens 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.
Unique Features* In urban Oakland area near University of Pittsburgh Hospitals, museums, libraries
* Beautiful decor, terraced gardens in center of building, exterior courtyards
* Many activities
* Common areas
* Computer lounge
* Aquatic classes through Arthritis Foundation
* Indoor pool and spa
* Various therapy services available
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 100% Heavy Care 0%
Schenley Gardens prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
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.
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 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
SmokingAllowed in Private Areas IndoorsAllowed Outdoors
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in PlaceSwimming Pool / Hot Tub
Additional info: CAN PROVIDE KOSHER MEALS, BUT NOT CERTIFIED KOSHER KITCHEN RESIDENT CAN PURCHASE FOOD, SAVE RECEIPTS AND DEDUCT FROM MONTHLY BILL.
Activities ProvidedComplete activities staff providing daily recreational activities such as bingo, movies, cooking classes with 3 vans available for planned events around the city. There is an indoor smoking porch available for residents who smoke.
Average Room Pricing at Schenley Gardens
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,100 - $3,800 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $3,800 - $4,700 Monthly Semi-Private Averages $2,300 - $2,800 Monthly 2 Bedrooms Averages $4,200 - $5,200 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.
Estimated Fees at Schenley Gardens
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 Averages $2,000 - $2,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $200 - $300 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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A Place For Mom is a god send!reviewed on: 03/04/2016 by Anonymous
A Place For Mom was so much more than I expected. Don't let the title fool you cause I was looking for a place for my brother and the advisor who was assigned to me called me right away. She was... Read the full review.
Overall Satisfiedreviewed on: 09/27/2017 by Anonymous
So far we are satisfied with my mother in law move to this community. I'am pretty active in her day to day living, and everything is working out well. We do feel she is safe, and in good hands.... Read the full review.
Truly not an unworthy experience.reviewed on: 12/16/2016 by Martin Fennell
As this was my first experience in even picking a place for my sister to stay for a while, nothing prepares you for all the decisions to be made. I liked that the community was very close to my... Read the full review.
Great Communityreviewed on: 07/23/2013 by Satisfied Customer
I chose this community because I wanted to be near Oakland. The community is not the most convenient location, there is only two bus routes that pass by the community but there is a bus stop in... Read the full review.
A nice place, but just too big for usreviewed on: 12/27/2013 by Daughter
This was a nice looking place, they renovated recently and everything looks great. The dining area in particular looked very nice. But it was just too big, and impersonal feeling. It was a... Read the full review.