At Heritage Oaks in beautiful Richmond, Virginia, residents enjoy exceptional independent living at one of the city’s most highly-rated long-term care communities. Set just minutes away from everything historic Richmond has to offer, Heritage Oaks residents have limitless opportunities for fun both on and off-campus.
When families move to Heritage Oaks, their health and wellness are the community‘s first priority. Heritage Oaks provides everything a person needs to live a healthy, fulfilled lifestyle, from assistance by request to life enrichment activities.
What types of social activities and life enrichment opportunities do Heritage Oaks residents enjoy as part of their daily lifestyle? It changes monthly, but popular events include:
Group outings to nearby points of interest
Board game nights
Bible studies and devotional time
Ice cream socials
- Club meetings
- Chair exercises
- Church services
- Group shopping trips
Enriching activities at Heritage Oaks are only part of their commitment to health and wellness. Their dining options are another tool to help residents live their lives to the fullest, offering chef-crafted snacks and meals 24/7. Residents enjoy gourmet dining without leaving the apartment community as part of Heritage Oaks‘ independent living options.
Incoming residents can choose from a wide variety of independent living options at Heritage Oaks, including various studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments. They live a carefree lifestyle without chores or household tasks, thanks to weekly housekeeping. Staff members take care of tidying the community‘s apartments so residents have more time to spend pursuing their passions.
At Heritage Oaks, pets play an important role in retirement. The community is pet-friendly, allowing one small pet per apartment.
Monthly rent is inclusive, giving residents access to everything Heritage Oaks offers for one convenient fee, including life enrichment and meals. Additionally, each resident gets access to housekeeping, apartment maintenance, the on-campus beauty salon, and transportation as part of their monthly rent.
For more than 30 years, Grace Management has lead the way for premier senior care with their luxurious assisted and independent living communities. Heritage Oaks is no exception, offering resort-style amenities and quality apartment homes residents love. ‘
The best way for families to see if Heritage Oaks is right for them is to tour the community in-person. During the tour, staff members can answer questions residents have about the community and help them understand if Heritage Oaks is right for their needs. By seeing the floor plans in person, potential residents can visualize themselves calling Heritage Oaks home and plan how they will furnish their new residence.
To schedule a tour, please use the link above and choose an available date and time. To learn more about independent living options at Heritage Oaks (and how they compare to those of an assisted living community), please use the link above to make an inquiry or read the frequently asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q: Does Heritage Oaks offer assisted living apartments or long-term care services?
No. Heritage Oaks is an independent living community. Their services are not designed for residents who need help with their daily activities for an ongoing basis. Instead, their staff assist intermittently when residents need it, but do not provide daily assistance (unlike an assisted living community).
However, residents may arrange for personal care from a third-party provider if they need it when they move into Heritage Oaks. For more information about personal care services and how they compare to those offered at Heritage Oaks, please use the link above for more information.
Q: Does Heritage Oaks offer skilled nursing care?
No. Heritage Oaks is a non-medical independent living community, and like other independent and assisted living communities, it is not licensed to provide skilled nursing care. Their staff are not equipped to provide ongoing medical attention like that typical of a skilled nursing facility.
If a person needs ongoing medical attention and skilled nursing care to manage chronic illness or injury, they may consider third-party care for assistance. However, Heritage Oaks does not provide such services in-house. For more information, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: Does Heritage Oaks offer a dedicated memory care community?
No. Heritage Oaks offers independent living options and does not have a dedicated memory care community for residents with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. However, residents with Alzheimer’s and dementia are welcome to arrange third-party memory care with another provider if needed. For more information, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: Does Heritage Oaks offer respite care or short-term care programs?
Yes! When a person needs professional help because their primary caregiver is away, they can stay at Heritage Oaks temporarily. For more information about respite care at Heritage Oaks, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: Will Medicare pay for Heritage Oaks?
No. Medicare will pay for health care services and medical long-term care, but will not cover the costs of independent or assisted living. However, there are numerous other ways families can finance community-based care so they can enjoy the carefree lifestyle they’ve always dreamed of. For more information about financing long-term care without Medicare, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: Are there outdoor areas for residents to explore at Heritage Oaks?
Yes! Heritage Oaks features spacious, lush outdoor areas complete with a patio and walking trails. The outdoor areas give residents the perfect opportunity to enjoy Virginia’s beautiful weather without going far from home. Additionally, the community hosts a wide variety of social activities outdoors for residents to enjoy, giving them an amazing opportunity to meet friends.
For more information about outdoor recreation at Heritage Oaks, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: What kind of experience can Heritage Oaks residents expect living in the Richmond area?
Richmond is a beautiful location with unlimited opportunities for fun and recreation. The city is one of the oldest in the nation and is home to a wide variety of historical points of interest. The area is lush, offering plenty of natural views and wildlife to enjoy. During the spring and summer months, the weather is beautiful, offering many nice days for outdoor exploration.
In Richmond, Heritage Parks residents may find a local market or restaurant in close vicinity to the community. There is a hospital near the community, giving residents a good opportunity to access medical care when they need it.
For more information about the many amazing opportunities for fun and leisure throughout Richmond, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: How much does it cost to live at Heritage Oaks?
At Heritage Oaks, residents pay monthly fees according to their floor plans and the services they need. Rent covers housekeeping services, social activities, meals, and access to laundry amenities, but residents may want a la carte services not included in standard rental fees. Additionally, larger, more spacious floor plans may cost more than compact apartments – a two-bedroom apartment will typically cost more than a studio, for example.
To learn more about the cost of living at Heritage Oaks and to get an individualized price quote, please use the “Get Pricing” link above an enter the applicable information.