Information About Assisted Living Facility in Taylorsville
Located just outside of Salt Lake City, the central suburb of Taylorsville offers a quiet alternative to the hustle and bustle of urban living. With a population around 60,000, Taylorsville is Utah's eighth largest city, and has easy access to the Jordan River, I-215 and I-15.
Nestled in the valley between the Wasatch Mountains to the east and the Oquirrh Mountains to the west, residents of assisted living in Taylorsville enjoy some of the most scenic views in the state of Utah.
History buffs will love taking a trip to the Taylorsville/Bennion Heritage Center, located in the heart of the city. Housed in a preserved Victorian-era home, the Center offers insight into Taylorsville's pioneer history with period furnishings and biographies of original settlers.
The city’s close proximity to Salt Lake City offers residents of assisted living in Taylorsville access to a number of Utah’s finest attractions, including Temple Square, the Bonneville Salt Flats and the Great Salt Lake, as well as numerous cultural and entertainment options such as Utah Jazz basketball, the Utah Symphony and Opera, and Ballet West.
Taylorsville Senior Activities
In the heart of Taylorsville, the Taylorsville Senior Center provides a wealth of programs and activities to keep any senior sharp both mentally and physically. The center provides seniors with walking groups, fitness programs and Tai Chi classes to help residents meet their fitness goals.
Computer classes, art and crocheting groups, and games such as Bingo, Bridge and Pinochle are readily available too. With such robust offerings, seniors enjoying assisted living in Taylorsville should feel adequately stimulated and supported.
Taylorsville Medical Facilities
With so many medical services in and around the area, residents of assisted living in Taylorsville can feel safe and secure knowing that help is right around the corner. For immediate needs, Intermountain Healthcare operates both an urgent care clinic as well as an InstaCare after-hours clinic. Both clinics were the recent recipients of the 2010 HealthInsight Quality Award.
In nearby West Valley City, Pioneer Valley Hospital runs a Senior Advantage program that offers support groups, health screenings, exercise classes, insurance help and cafeteria discounts to its participants. This hospital has received the prestigious 2010 Legacy Award from ChamberWest, the chamber of commerce for West Valley City, Taylorsville and Kearns, for its exceptional service to the community.
Getting to and from a community of assisted living in Taylorsville is easy with the region’s public transit system, UTA. Bus and train routes connect Taylorsville to Salt Lake City and most of the surrounding suburbs.
UTA routes are quite extensive with different options for both express and casual travel. In addition, the Taylorsville Senior Center and many assisted living communities offer free or very low-cost vans and transport for seniors.
Find Assisted Living in Taylorsville
Assisted Living in Taylorsville offers quiet suburban living, scenic views and access to the big city amenities of Salt Lake City. View a list of local assisted living communities on our Taylorsville Assisted Living page.
Written by senior housing staff writer.
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