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Facts about Lummi Island
Lummi Island is also known as: Lummi Island.
Lummi Island lies at the southwest corner of Whatcom County, Washington, USA, between the mainland part of the county and offshore San Juan County. The Lummi Indian Reservation is situated on a peninsula east of the island, but does not include Lummi Island. The island has a land area of 23.97 ㎢ (9.255 sq mi) and had a population of 822 as of the 2000 census. The population nearly doubles in summer when property owners from both Canada and the U.S. arrive for summer fun and relaxation. The island is accessible by a 22 car ferry, the Whatcom Chief run by Whatcom County Public Works. It is a 6 minute passage from Gooseberry Point on the mainland to the island. On the island there is one general store, two restaurants, several bed and breakfasts, a small library, post office, fire station, one church, a Boys & Girls club, a Salvation Army camp, and a vintage 1919 elementary school. The Beach Store Cafe is a popular local hangout with a small bar and serves seafood and traditional cafe fare. The Willows Inn serves more expensive fare with seasonal treats from island farms and fishers. The historic Lummi Island Congregational Church sits next to its quiet, wooded cemetery. Lummi Island is best known for its unique reefnet salmon fishery, eclectic population of artists, picturesque seascapes and rural setting. Its narrow, scenic and winding roads are popular with bicyclers. A trail to Lummi Mountain takes hikers through the Baker Preserve to stunning high views of the San Juan and Gulf Islands. The trail is maintained by the Lummi Island Heritage Trust.Public education for island residents is provided by the Ferndale School District. It operates one elementary school (K-5) on the island, Beach Elementary School. Middle and high school students attend schools on the mainland.
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2600 Old Fairhaven Parkway
Bellingham, WA 98225
Speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the property regularly, caregivers at Emeritus at Fairhaven are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, full-service medication administration is available, the community has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, residents who drive will find parking available to them, complimentary transportation is at the disposal of residents, and the community is convenient to bus lines in the area.
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, nurses are on staff, high tech wander guards can prevent memory care residents from exiting the property, trained staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, hospice is an option available at this location, and this community was built in 1998.
This community can provide pet care, 55 is the minimum age allowed for residents, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the property regularly, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, trained staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, this property provides complimentary transportation, and respite care is offered.
The minimum allowable age of residents is 52, there is a physician on call at all hours, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, this property has been built specifically to support memory and dementia care, the staff speaks Filipino in the community, the staff speaks Spanish at this location, and this location was renovated in 2011.
There is a doctor on call at all hours, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this property, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that may need to be handled, trained staff can administer injectable medication, the community has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, professional nurses are on staff to help you, the facility has staff that can administer insulin to manage diabetic needs, residents who drive will find parking available to them, the community is convenient to local bus lines, respite care is offered, and this location was renovated in 2008.
Professional nurses are on staff to help you, there is a doctor on call, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent residents from wandering off the community, the Westminster House is has particular expertise to handle memory care and behavioral issues, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that might present themselves handled, full-service medication administration is available, and this community was built in 1990.
Delicious meals are provided to residents, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this property, complimentary transportation is on hand for residents, Peninsula Retirement Residence is close to major bus lines, hospice is an option available at this location, Filipino is spoken at this location, and the community is licensed for 35 residents.