Community InformationAtria Forest Lake is an assisted living facility in Columbia, SC. Atria Forest Lake 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 Forest Lake 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 Forest Lake 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 Forest Lake can help with that task. Atria Forest Lake is operated by Atria.
Unique Features* Great location
* Near hospitals, shopping and Fort Jackson
* Well-established neighborhood
* Older prestigious part of Columbia
* Bright and welcoming environment
* Manicured gardens
* Fantastic Sunroom
* Pets allowed
* 3 activities directors
* 7 day a week full activity calendar
* Transportation available
* Full service beauty shop
* 24 hour access to anytime cafe for snacks
* 24 hour/day emergency assistance
* Alert pendants available upon request
* Southern style from porch
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 0% Medium Care 66% Heavy Care 33%
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. 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.
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 a 1 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.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary Transportation
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite Offered
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Atria Forest Lake
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $4,100 - $5,100 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $55,500 - $67,900 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 Atria Forest Lake
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 One-time Respite Fee Averages $200 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,700 - $2,100 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $600 - $800 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $300 - $400 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 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|
|West Columbia||7 miles||3||$3,190|
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Too far and wouldn't have been a good fitreviewed on: 10/04/2013 by SW
This was really nice, and I really, really liked the girl who is the sales person there. It was quite a far distance from home and the trip I made I was stuck in traffic so it was frustrating and... Read the full review.
To much money!reviewed on: 11/01/2016 by Anonymous
I was able to take a tour of this community and we really liked it. The people were nice and friendly and they answered all the questions. I would love to send my loved one here, but they are... Read the full review.
A Blessing!reviewed on: 07/19/2013 by Linda C Stewart
Atria Forest Lake has been a God send! My father lives there and it's beyond what we could have hoped for - a profound blessing. My sisters and I have been able to be daughters again, we've been... Read the full review.
There are many concerns, they are terribly short staffed.reviewed on: 12/05/2014 by Anonymous
There are many concerns, they are terribly short staffed. The workers are wonderful, but there aren't enough of them. The food has a lot of canned and frozen stuff. I have had to hire extra help... Read the full review.
understaffed !reviewed on: 02/16/2015 by sbbar 2015
Our loved one has been here since mid 2014. They have been terribly understaffed the whole time. Medication dispensing times are sporadic and change from day to day, often outside the requisite 2... Read the full review.