Best Assisted Living for Franklin, WI Residents
Best Assisted Living In Franklin, WI: Elder Care Cottages
Elder Care Cottages provides the best assisted living for Franklin, WI residents and other surrounding areas. Unlike other elder care in Franklin, WI our senior living housing is bright, cheery and FUN! Elder Care Cottages fosters a community of family togetherness. We work together to cook meals, tend the garden, play games, as well as plan fun and different outings and in-house activities.
Activities for the Body and the Brain
At Elder Care Cottages we know the importance of keeping the brain and the body active, which is why we start every day with mental and physical activities.
Physical exercise may include:
- Thera-Band Exercises
- Seated Yoga
- Daily Walks
- Light Weight Lifting
- Even Dancing!
The goal is to get our bodies warmed up, so we can feel energized for the rest of the day.
Mental exercises may include
- Crossword Puzzles
- Word Scrambles
- Card Games
- Word Searches
- And Other Fun Brain Teasers!
All residents are strongly encouraged to share in our morning activities with the understanding that each resident participates to the best of their individual ability.
Once our morning warm-ups are complete, residents have the freedom to do whatever they want for the day, whether they wish to play the piano, read, garden, play cards or participate in scheduled activities, is up to the individual. While we believe in the importance of rest and recovery, we encourage residents to be active during the day.
From movie nights to game days and everything in between, there’s never a dull moment at Elder Care Cottages. Our residents love Elder Care Cottages because they have the freedom to do what they want in a safe environment.
Some of our residents’ favorite activities include
- Mini Golf
- Bag Toss
- Computer Time
- Playing the Piano
- Mini Bowling
Franklin, WI Assisted Living Residents Maintain a Sense of Pride and Purpose
At Elder Care Cottages we understand what it means to feel needed, which is why we encourage residents to help with things like meal preparation and light cleaning. Our residents don’t view Elder Care Cottages as just another Franklin, WI nursing home. They take pride in the place they live and want to contribute in all aspects, including, cooking, cleaning, folding laundry, decorating and planning activities and outings.
Layout of our Assisted Living Homes Near Franklin, WI
Our assisted living homes near Franklin, WI are designed in an open concept layout with safety, convenience, and beauty in mind. Each cottage has extra-wide hallways and doorways, plus safety railings to accommodate for 2-lane access for those needing wheelchairs or walkers. Each cottage also has tons of windows to allow in ample natural light.
The outdoor views at Elder Care Cottages are something spectacular. Our assisted living homes near Franklin, WI are surrounded by a scenic pond and natural woodlands. There’s no excessive city noise, lights or crime. Elder Care Cottages is nestled amidst nature and wildlife.
24 Hour Safety and Support
Elder Care Cottages understands the importance of building trust and maintaining familiarity, which is why each assisted living home is regularly staffed with the same skilled nurses and caregivers. This allows residents to become comfortable with those who are there to help them with everything from medication management to hygiene. Every assisted living home includes 24-hour awake staff and each room includes a call system, ensuring residents feel comfortable and safe, day or night.
Memory Care for Franklin, WI Area Residents with Alzheimer’s or Dementia
Elder Care Cottages also provides memory care for Franklin, WI area residents requiring Alzheimer’s care or dementia care. Our memory care cottages include all the benefits and amenities as our assisted living homes, plus access to our Sensory Rooms, Reminisce Rooms and salon/spa. These added features are designed to diminish anxiety induced by memory loss and confusion, as well as to stimulate brain activity and improve overall mood. The caretakers and skilled nurses who serve these residents are specifically trained to identify and manage anxiety, disorientation, and incontinence.
Directions from Franklin, WI:
Distance: 11.7 miles
Travel Time: 18 minutes
Head southwest on Loomis Rd
Continue onto Milwaukee Ave
Turn right onto S Loomis Rd
At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto Racine Ave
Turn left onto Denoon Rd
Turn left onto Big Bend Rd
Elder Care Cottages will be on your left.
*Directions provided by Google Maps