345 Northern Boulevard , Albany, NY 12204
Reviews of Atria Shaker
Sep 6, 2017 | Reviewed by anonymous
I Visited This Facility
The people at Atria seemed very active and happy. A lot of them were leaving to drive somewhere when we were there. The rooms seemed very nice, and the dining area seemed good. The director who brought me around was very good, and answered my questions. They publish their activity schedule online, they have speakers come in, the residents can have garden plot they can take care themselves, and they have an area set aside for playing games and cards. They have an area with snacks and they are open to residents for the whole day.
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Aug 31, 2017 | Reviewed by Katie
I Am A Friend Or Relative Of A Current/Past Resident
My sister was a resident of Atria Shaker. She had an excellent rapport with the employees, the kitchen staff and other staff, but not so much with the management. She gave them 30 days' notice and she was out in 30 days plus three hours and the manager charged her another month's rent. For the care that my sister got, I'd have to give it a 3. The employees, like the kitchen staff and the cleaning staff, were a 5. They were very kind and helpful for her. Management was a 2. The rooms were much smaller than where she was, and the price went up from $3,400 to $3,700 a month. The facility was clean and had housekeeping. The kitchen people brought meals to her room because downstairs in the dining area was too loud and too noisy and with her brain injury, she couldn't tolerate it. The kitchen people were very helpful to her, but she had to manage the rest for herself. She was rarely able to get any kind of transportation to her doctors' appointments. She always had to manage on her own. She liked the food.
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Costs for Atria Shaker
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Medicaid/Medicare Not Accepted
Amenities at Atria Shaker
Emergency Services: Less than 2 Miles
Shopping: Less than 1 Mile
Recreation: Less than 1 Mile
Full-Time Activity Director
Red Hat Society
On-Site Medical Visits: ,Physical Therapist
Help with Activities of Daily Living
Description of Atria Shaker
Just a short distance from The Berkshire, Catskill and Adirondack Mountains, Atria Shaker provides a healthy and engaging lifestyle for older adults. Whether it's walking through the historic state capital, taking in a Broadway-style show or simply relaxing in the private garden, we encourage residents to take an active role in the community and enjoy everything that senior living has to offer.
We offer a range of senior living services to ensure a comfortable, confident lifestyle for our residents. Independent living enables our residents to connect with peers and enjoy an active lifestyle, while our 24-hour staff ensures that every resident is assisted with discreet support whenever needed. We also offer our Life Guidance® memory care neighborhood for residents with Alzheimer's, dementia or other memory impairments. Atria's senior living and supportive living service areas close to Albany, NY, include Saratoga, East Greenbush, Delmar, Glens Falls, Pittsfield MA, Scotia, Troy, Clifton Park, Half Moon, Guilderland, Stephentown, Averil Park, West Sand Lake and Rensselaer.
Whether you are looking for supportive living communities in Albany, NY, or retirement communities in the greater New York area, Atria Shaker is ready to serve you. Visit us today and discover our exceptional lifestyle.
Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living and memory care communities in more than 180 locations in 28 states and seven Canadian provinces. We are the residence of choice for more than 21,000 seniors, and the workplace of choice for more than 13,500 employees. We create vibrant communities where older adults can thrive and participate, know that their contributions are valued, and enjoy access to opportunities and support that help them keep making a positive difference in our world.
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