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Cities near Buckhannon offering memory care options
Buckhannon is also known as: Upshur County / Buckhannon city.
And some of the notable people born here have been: Jayne Anne Philips (writer and novelist), and Joshua Rollins (actor).
And featured attractions of Buckhannon: West Virginia Wesleyan College and Fred W Eberle Technical Center.
Buckhannon is represented by Mayor Rick Edwards.
Buckhannon is the only incorporated city in, and the county seat of, Upshur County, West Virginia, United States, and is located along the Buckhannon River. The population was 5,639 at the 2010 census. Buckhannon is home to West Virginia Wesleyan College and the West Virginia Strawberry Festival, held annually on the third week of May. The city is located 115 miles northeast from the capital city of Charleston and 140 miles south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Sago Mine collapse occurred near Buckhannon on January 2, 2006, resulting in the deaths of 12 of 13 trapped miners. At the time, it was one of the worst mining accidents in the United States for several years and attracted national news coverage.
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Buckhannon West Virginia Assisted Living Facilities
They serve vegetarian meals at Maplewood Senior Living Community, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this facility, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, the facility has staff that can help you with your insulin to manage diabetic needs, the Maplewood Senior Living Community is especially designed to handle memory care and behavioral issues, this community administers patient medications, and this location was renovated in 2013.
Kosher food is provided, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, licensed nurses are on staff to help you, high tech wander guards can prevent memory care residents from wandering off the community, this property has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, trained staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, and this community was built in 1995.
Appetizing and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be exit seeking, this property is its own free standing building, 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, the community has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, and hospice is an option available at this location.
17024 Veterans Memorial Highway
Kingwood, WV 26537 Get pricing!
Speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from wandering off the community, transportation at cost can be arranged, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, hospice is an option available at this location, respite care is offered, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
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