- The Fountains at Washington House
5100 Fillmore Ave, Alexandria, VA, 22311
Community InformationThe Fountains at Washington House is an assisted living facility in Alexandria, VA. The Fountains at Washington House 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 The Fountains at Washington House 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 The Fountains at Washington House 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 The Fountains at Washington House can help with that task. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help.
Unique Features* Beautiful newly renovated building
* Award winning Health Club
* Huge deck
* Movie theater on-site
* Internal TV channel for residents
* Pharmacy on site
* Accepts pets
* Religious services on site
* Transportation to local churches
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 0% Heavy Care 0%
The Fountains at Washington House prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections. The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections. This community can administer insulin injections and blood sugar tests, although it is not necessarily able to offer sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
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 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 provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair. 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 act out physically. 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
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedWatermark University classes Full-range of fitness including aerobics, Tai Chi, Yoga, Balance, Chair Dancing, Zumba Gold,etc. Academic classes: such as History, Civil War, Great Decisions Foreign Policy, Computer, Trivia, World travel, etc. Culinary Classes:Beer & Food Pairing, All About Cheese, Wine Tasting, Mediterrain Cruise dinner, Olives & You, History of Caesar Salad, Health Snack Choices, etc. Art: Painting with Relene, Art on The Road Trips, Jewish Art Lecture Series, Scrapbooking for Beginners, Meet The Artist series, Faux stained glass, etc. Gardening: Growing Vegetables, Garden Club Trips, Indoor Plants Spiritual: Catholic, Jewish and Interfaith services on site, Bible study, Rosary and local church shuttles. AND MUCH MUCH MORE...
Average Room Pricing at The Fountains at Washington House
Room Type Assisted Living Studio 2005 1 Bedroom 210 Semi-Private 3500.00 Monthly 2 Bedrooms 1Disclaimer: 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 The Fountains at Washington House
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Respite Fee Buy-In Fee 1000.00 Monthly High Care Needs Fee 3000.00 One-time Medium Care Needs Fee 175.00 Daily Low Care Needs Fee 0.00 One-time 2nd Person FeeDisclaimer: 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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my reviewreviewed on: 02/22/2021 by BW
The community has a lot of resources and the staff is very attentive. My loved one says that she thinks the food is very good and they offer a good variety. I would recommend this community to... Read the full review.
So far things have gone pretty smoothly.reviewed on: 01/15/2016 by Family Member
So far things have gone pretty smoothly. The move was pretty good, our loved one is getting settled in okay. So far we haven't gotten any complaints but it's still new. Some of the dining areas... Read the full review.
Everything Is Going Working Out Good So Farreviewed on: 11/22/2016 by Anonymous
So far everything is working out pretty well for my mother since her move to this community. She is doing well, and I'am satisfied. They have a friendly staff, and they have also been helpful and... Read the full review.
Tour with The Fountainsreviewed on: 10/19/2021 by anonymous
It seemed like the residents here needed more care and I was looking for a place more independent. Their meal plan also includes 3 meals a day and that is not something I wanted.
Very nice, even for a hard-to-please elderly parentreviewed on: 07/17/2013 by JC in NC
My 92-year-old mother has been a resident since 2010, and while she's not often happy with the idea of independent living (or aging), the staff and management of the Fountains invests a great deal... Read the full review.