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Brookdale Jensen Beach was a nice facility. They had some of the nicest apartments. They were very spacious and big. There's something going on all the time. I really liked that there wasn't an exact schedule and that you have to be there for breakfast or lunch. You can sit down in the dining room at two in the afternoon and still have lunch if you want. Everybody was very nice and helpful to anybody who had questions. They have a buddy the first two weeks that somebody's there and that one person can take them and be with them every day, introduce them to people, show them around, and show them how things work. I liked that new residents are not totally alone the first week or so that they're there.
My husband is in the dementia unit of Brookdale Jensen Beach. It looks like a very nice place. They have independent living on the first floor, assisted living on the second floor, and secure dementia/memory care on the third floor, which I don't like that it's on the third floor. I have gone through Florida legislation, and there's no ruling that says that they have to be on the first floor. Other states have that, which I would feel better about as far as evacuation goes. However, they do have hurricane windows but there's no place to walk. My husband likes to walk, but he's had a major stroke. We've had problems with them before. The current owners bought it maybe two years ago, and they told us about all of the reconstruction they would do, but nothing has been done. The windows in the bedrooms are lovely, and the people that work there are lovely, but I feel that they are not going above and beyond what they should do. I am not really happy. The facility overall is lovely. Everything looks pretty until you get to their hallways where the carpet is old and stained, but they clean it every month and doesn't smell so that's really good. The rooms are wood, so they don't have that problem in there. It's always clean. My husband is clean and taken care of. The meals are fine, except that they have to bring them up from the kitchen on the first floor. They're wrapped in foil, and they try to reheat them. It isn't their fault. They are hot when it comes up, but my husband won't sit down until it's in front of him. It looks like good food. They usually have fish or chicken dishes and snacks. I think they do a good job with the food. The dining room is dark. The only rooms that have light in them are their own rooms. The living room doesn't have any windows in it. They were going to knock the whole wall out in the dining room because on the other side are windows, which is very nice because it's going to let the light in.
My mother is in Brookdale Jensen Beach. My first impression is that it is a very large place that appears to have competent people. The room looks fine and has a kitchen, a living room, and a bedroom. The staff seems fine. She goes to bingo. As far as I know, the food is good.
We went to Brookdale Jensen Beach and liked it because it seemed that they offer a lot of activities and a lot of resources for their residents than where he is at now. Their staff turnover is very low, and it’s a very happy place. The whole facility is very impressive.
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