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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
Appetizing meals are provided to residents, 62 is the minimum age allowed for residents, caregivers at Brookdale Fairhaven are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, resident parking is available to residents who drive, hospice is an option available at this location, and respite care is offered.
They serve vegetarian food at Orchard Park Assisted Living, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, residents who drive will find parking available to them, the property is convenient to bus lines in the area, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, hospice is an option available at this location, and this location was renovated in 1998.
Residents can expect pet care, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be exit seeking, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, this community administers patient medications, and respite care is offered.
Nurses are on staff, this community has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, this community administers patient medications, transportation at cost can be arranged, full tubs are available, and this location was renovated in 2011.
Nurses are on staff, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, La Conner Retirement Inn is close to major bus lines, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, respite care is offered, and this location was renovated in 2008.
Vegetarian menu options are available for all meals, a visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this property, the property is secured for the safety of patients that might be exit seeking, this property is its own stand alone building, this community administers patient medications, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
Speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the property regularly, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, hospice is an option available at this location, Filipino is spoken at this location, the staff speaks Portuguese in the community, this community was built in 2006, and the community is licensed for 35 residents.