Harbour Pointe Senior Living, Mukilteo WA
At Harbour Pointe Senior Living in Mukilteo, WA, people can enjoy a life of relaxation as they receive long-term care. The community believes retirement is about staying active, engaging with others and fostering creativity, which they promote with their various community amenities and long-term care programs. They also believe animal companionship can play a crucial role in a healthy retirement, and they allow each resident to have one small, well-behaved animal during their stay.
The community's amenities and wellness programs are endless, with an ever-changing calendar of social events and activities for resident participation. Each resident is encouraged to go to the events that most interest them, creating an opportunity to meet friends, express themselves creatively and learn new things.
Incoming residents can check out Harbour Pointe’s social events calendar on their website. The calendar changes every month and may feature opportunities like:
- Arts and crafts sessions
- Game and movie nights
- Group outings and hikes
- Guest speakers and lectures
- Fitness classes
- Pet therapy
When residents are not enjoying social activities with their friends, they can spend some time alone in the community’s beautifully-landscaped courtyards. The courtyards offer sitting areas where people can enjoy the weather and scenery while catching a breath of fresh air.
In addition to their calendar of social events, the community’s restaurant offers an excellent opportunity for residents to bond and spend time with others. The restaurant staff prepares breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day, offering classic favorites and seasonal tastes like steak with mashed potatoes, omelets, and lasagna with meat sauce. Vegetarians, people with allergies and kosher individuals can request substitutions for certain food items if they need to accommodate their special dietary needs. The menu is published monthly on the community’s website, where current and prospective residents alike can see what the restaurant is serving for the next few weeks.
When residents want to prepare their own meals, they are welcome to do so in their apartment. Each unit comes with a kitchenette where people can cook as they please. The kitchenettes are spacious but not overwhelming, complete with counter space, cabinet storage, and full-size refrigerators. In addition to kitchenettes, units include:
- Private bathrooms
- Closets with storage space
- Cable and internet hookups
- Large windows with exceptional views of the surrounding area
- Dining areas
- Emergency call systems (enabling around-the-clock care)
Incoming residents can choose from three floor plans depending on availability, including studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments. Studios offer an affordable, manageable senior living for older adults who want to downsize, while one and two-bedroom apartments have the added comfort of dedicated bedrooms. The right apartment for each person depends on their needs and preferences and the community’s staff are happy to help incoming residents find the apartment that meets their needs.
As Harbour Pointe residents, people can receive a wide variety of personal care services. The community’s most popular services include:
- Assistance with activities of daily living
- Medication management
- Laundry and linen services
- Transportation to and from medical appointments
To learn more about the community, interested parties should use the links above to make an inquiry or schedule a tour. Touring the community is the best way to see what it has to offer and it gives prospective residents a chance to meet the staff in person. The staff is happy to explain more about their individualized care routine, the community’s memory care program and any other questions guests have about the senior living community. All guests are invited to a complimentary lunch in the dining room as part of their tour. For more information, read the frequently asked questions (FAQ) below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q: How do I know if the Harbour Pointe Senior Living community is right for me?
Harbour Pointe specializes in non-medical care for people who need mild to moderate assistance with their activities of daily living. They offer affordable alternatives to in-home care for people who the peace of mind that comes with assisted living and independent living communities. However, the community is not equipped to care for everyone and there are some health conditions their staff are not able to treat. To find out if Harbour Pointe may be a suitable choice for senior care, prospective residents can ask themselves the following questions:
- Is the person ambulatory?
- Does the person need ongoing medical attention
- Does the person have memory impairments, Alzheimer’s or dementia?
- Does the person need rehabilitation?
Harbour Pointe is not a nursing home and is not licensed to provide skilled nursing care. If a person needs skilled nursing care because they are permanently confined to their bed or they have chronic illness or injury that requires ongoing medical attention, Harbour Pointe may not be a suitable option for care.
However, the community’s specialized In the Moment® memory care program makes it an ideal residence for people with memory impairments, Alzheimer’s and dementia. Staffed with compassionate nurses and caregivers, Harbour Pointe’s memory care community creates a nurturing environment for people living with Alzheimer’s and dementia to thrive, regardless of the severity of their symptoms.
To learn more, interested parties can use the links above to schedule a tour or make an inquiry. Touring the community is the best way to find out if Harbour Pointe is the right choice for senior care, and the staff is happy to answer questions about the residence’s services and amenities.
Q: How do I know if Harbour Pointe’s In the Moment® memory care program is right for me or my loved one?
Living with Alzheimer’s disease and memory loss can be challenging. Dementia presents new hurdles a person may not be used to and they may require help to adjust to life with memory loss. Fortunately, Harbour Pointe’s In the Moment® memory care services are there to help.
Harbour Pointe’s memory care community is similar to assisted living and independent living communities, offering assistance with each person’s daily activities and providing basic personal care services. However, the memory care community’s staff are specially trained to help people with Alzheimer’s and dementia, using structured activities and other proven methods to stimulate their minds.
The memory care community is suitable for people with mild to severe Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and memory loss, as long as their symptoms do not require skilled nursing care (in the case of people who are incontinent or bedridden, for example). To learn more about Harbour Pointe’s Alzheimer’s care services, prospective residents can use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: Does Harbour Pointe offer short-term care program for in-home care recipients?
Yes! People who receive in-home care can come to Harbour Pointe for up to 30 consecutive days to receive personal care services. Respite care guests receive the same services as assisted living residents and are welcome to the community’s social events and activities. To learn more about Harbour Pointe’s short-term care programs, interested parties can use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: How much does Harbour Pointe cost?
There are no “one-size-fits-all” cost estimates for residents at Harbour Pointe. The community charges a base rental fee for each person according to their floor plan, which includes their room and board, housekeeping, and meals. Any additional services are added to a person’s monthly fees accordingly.
To get a personalized cost estimate for Harbour Pointe, interested parties can use the “Get Pricing” tool above.
From The Owner
At Harbour Pointe Senior Living, we’re proud to be the small-town, local option. Many of our residents have lived in Mukilteo for all of their lives, and we’re happy to offer senior living options to them right here, in the town they’ve always called home. If you or a loved one are looking of a senior living community that practices a culture of caring and compassion close to home, we’d love to meet you. Call us today to schedule a tour. Is it time for a visit? Click below to get directions to Harbour Pointe Senior Living, directly from your doorstep! Keep Reading