Neighborly Senior Living
Frequently Asked Questions & Answers
For Nazareth Living Center and The Village at Nazareth, a Senior Living Community with a Continuum of Care
1. What is Nazareth Living Center? What is The Village at Nazareth?
Nazareth Living Center is the health care portion of the community, now offering assisted living, memory care, long-term nursing care, and short-term skilled nursing (also known as short stay) and skilled rehabilitation in a licensed nursing home.
The Village at Nazareth is our senior independent living apartment home building open since 2013 on the Nazareth Living Center campus. The current Village at Nazareth features 50 apartment homes in one bedroom, one bedroom deluxe and two bedroom designs.
During 2016 we are adding new construction and upscale services by expanding the current Village apartments. We are now accepting reservations for the future independent living apartment homes.
The entire campus is host to common areas and amenities including dining, garden, patios and walking paths for all residents.
Three key words that describe Nazareth Living Center and The Village at Nazareth are choice, value and security." Read on and learn why.
2. Who owns and manages Nazareth Living Center and The Village at Nazareth?
Nazareth Living Center and The Village at Nazareth are owned and operated by our ministry partners: Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and Benedictine Health System. Both partners are not-for-profit, Catholic organizations with separate volunteer Boards of Directors.
3. What is a retirement community with a continuum of care?
A retirement community with a continuum of care, also known as life plan, offers residential accommodations for older adults at many service levels – independent living, common areas and community areas for socializing and on-site healthcare with assisted living, memory support care, long-term care and skilled nursing and skilled rehabilitation. The beauty of this concept is best illustrated if and when residents should require assistance. As their needs change, residents are secure in the knowledge that high-quality supportive services and care are available, when needed, in an attractive, professionally staffed on-site environment.
4. I’m healthy, active and busier than ever. What are the advantages of reserving a residence at The Village at Nazareth independent living now rather than waiting until I’m older?
Your busy, active lifestyle is actually one of the best reasons for choosing The Village at Nazareth right now – for move in during early 2017. When you move to The Village at Nazareth, there will be no more time-consuming chores of home maintenance and yard upkeep. You'll be free to do just want you want to do. Those who have already chosen The Village at Nazareth consistently tell us that security - both financial and health - and freedom were two of the most important factors in their decision to make a reservation. And our current depositors represent a delightfully diverse, talented and friendly group of individuals—people who enjoy travel, volunteering, time with family, continuing careers and many other interests.
5. Are the Fees fixed or are they subject to change?
The Daily and Monthly Service Fees are subject to change. The Monthly Service Fees are reviewed annually by management and may be adjusted based on actual operating costs. The fees are based on the actual costs of the services, staffing, operations, depreciation and the operating costs of the community. The community will maintain its costs at the lowest feasible rate consistent with sound financial practices. Notification of any increase in the Monthly Service Fee is given to all residents no less than 30 days in advance.