Morningside House of St. Charles, Waldorf MD
Opened in 1998, Morningside House of St. Charles has been providing exceptional senior care to the Waldorf, MD community for more than 20 years. In 2015, the residence underwent major renovations to make it even more spacious, beautiful, and fully-featured. With dozens of services and amenities, there’s something for everyone at Morningside House of St. Charles, whether a person’s priorities are getting help with their activities of daily living, meeting friends, or exploring their identity. Today, the community serves hundreds of senior residents, creating a relaxing, stress-free environment where they can live the thriving life they deserve.
What makes Morningside House of St. Charles stand out from other continuing care retirement communities in Waldorf? For some residents, it’s the community’s endless recreational activities and social opportunities; for others, it’s the premium food and the compassionate caregivers. With an unwavering dedication to life enrichment, Morningside House of St. Charles makes their residents the priority, tailoring their long-term care programs and social activities to residents individually. Resident health and happiness come first at Morningside House of St. Charles and is the driving force behind their commitment to providing quality retirement living.
A person’s retirement should be a time when they can relax and reap the benefits of their working years - not a time filled with chores, errands, and other daily tasks. With weekly housekeeping, laundry services, and many types of personal assistance, residents can focus on doing what they love instead of cooking or cleaning. Staff members check in on residents daily to make sure their needs are being met and twenty-four-hour care is available thanks to the community’s emergency call systems.
With so much time to have fun, residents can participate in the community’s endless recreational activities. Morningside House of St. Charles schedules social opportunities daily, giving residents the chance to learn something new, nurture a hobby, or spend quality time with their peers. Social activities are different every day, ensuring everyone will find something to their liking - whether it be arts and crafts sessions, classic movie nights, gardening, fitness, or group outings.
To help residents live their ideal lifestyle, Morningside House of St. Charles offers several living options to choose from. Apartments are spacious and quiet, giving residents a peaceful place to feel at home while they receive long-term care. With unique amenities and open floor plans, living at Morningside House of St. Charles isn’t much different than living at home for many people. Each apartment is unique with its own personal charm, coming standard with certain amenities designed with senior residents in mind. These amenities include:
- Individually-controlled heating and air conditioning
- Fully-equipped kitchens with refrigerators, cabinet space, and cooking appliances
- Internet and cable hookups
- Large windows that let in natural light
- Walk-in closets
- Emergency call systems
Each apartment features its own kitchen, but residents are welcome to enjoy restaurant-style meals on-campus at the Bistro. The Bistro staff prepares delicious meals three times a day for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, featuring recipes like slow-roasted pork loin, beef and barley soup, and spaghetti with meat sauce. When residents need meal substitutions to accommodate special dietary needs, they can request them from the kitchen staff.
With dozens of assisted living services, an exceptional Alzheimer’s care program, and a strong dedication to providing quality retirement living, Morningside House of St. Charles is among the most highly-rated retirement communities in Waldorf, MD. Their modern amenities and compassionate staff make Morningside House of St. Charles unlike any other senior living community in the area. For more information about the community’s long-term care programs for people with Alzheimer’s disease or their assisted living services, use the link above to make an inquiry.
Families with a strong interest in Morningside House of St. Charles can schedule a tour for a closer look at the community. Tour guides walk guests through their many floor plans, let them sample meals from the restaurant, and answer any questions they have about their long-term care programs. They can help families understand what makes Morningside House of St. Charles unique to help them compare it with other assisted living communities in the area. Tours are free and are available daily, although families are encouraged to schedule visits ahead of time to guarantee their walkthrough. Scheduling a tour is as easy as using the link above.
For more information, read the frequently asked questions (FAQ) below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q: I am a disabled person and I need skilled nursing care alongside personal assistance. Can Morningside House of St. Charles help me?
Unfortunately, Morningside House of St. Charles does not offer skilled nursing care. Unlike nursing homes, they are not licensed or equipped to provide ongoing medical attention. However, they offer many accommodations for people with disabilities who do not require skilled nursing care, making them a suitable choice in some cases. To learn more about the community’s services, their accommodations for disabled people, or their policies for skilled nursing care, use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: What types of social activities does Morningside House of St. Charles offer?
Staying active is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Morningside House of St. Charles makes it easy by offering an ever-changed selection of planned recreational activities and social opportunities, which may include events like:
- Pet therapy
- Live musical and theatre performances
- Devotional meetings, like prayer groups and Bible studies
- Community gardening
- Happy hours and other party-like events
- Fitness classes and exercise programs
- Classic movie screenings
- Billiards and card game nights
- Board game competitions
- Arts and crafts sessions (like painting or photography classes)
- Guest speakers, lectures, and other lifelong learning opportunities
- Group outings and hikes to nearby sightseeing landmarks, shopping malls, and more
Q: How long does the application process take to move into Morningside House of St. Charles?
The application process varies for everyone, depending on their needs and their level of care. Before anyone can move into Morningside House of St. Charles, the community must confirm they can provide for them. A person’s medical history and current physical conditions are evaluated to make sure assisted living or Alzheimer’s care is right for them, then the staff work with them one-on-one to create an individualized care plan tailored to their individual needs.
For more information about the application process, use the link above to make an inquiry.
From The Owner
Morningside House of St. Charles opened its doors to the residents of Waldorf, MD, in 1998 with beautiful renovations to many parts of the community in 2015. The community offers memory care and assisted living in Waldorf, MD with a variety of living options from companion suites, one bedroom and two bedroom apartment homes. Like a large community, Morningside House of St. Charles provides a wide variety of programming and services, but with a small community feel. Our family has been a part of the larger Waldorf, MD community for 18 years and has the highest level of experience in senior care in the area. Read on to learn about what sets us apart from other communities offering senior living in Waldorf, MD. At Morningside House of St. Charles you can enjoy an afternoon at the salon or barber shop or physical therapy services on-site should you choose to you use them. Residents at our center for memory care and assisted living in Waldorf, MD, are provided with an engaging environment.… Keep Reading